Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Surfside Beach

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Surfside Beach. Well known for its fishing, boating and water skiing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Surfside Beach

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Surfside Beach has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Freeport Municipal Golf Course (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Sea Center Texas (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Wilderness Golf Course (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Surfside Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Surfside Beach

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Surfside Beach. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Surfside Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Quintana Xeriscape Nature Reserve (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • San Luis Pass County Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • San Luis Pass (13 mi / 21 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Surfside Beach

Fly into Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), the closest airport, located 45.3 mi (73 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), which is 48.1 mi (77.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Surfside Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 347 holiday lettings around Surfside Beach. From 316 houses to 14 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Surfside Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Surfside Beach:

  • San Luis Beach: 180 holiday homes
  • Sea Isle: 284 holiday homes
  • Indian Beach: 66 holiday homes
  • Sandhill Shores: 134 holiday homes
  • Gulf Palms: 65 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Surfside Beach? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Surfside Beach. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Galveston Island State Park: 2,411 holiday lettings
  • The Mystery - Shrimp Boat Fleet Monument: 517 holiday lettings
  • Quintana Xeriscape Nature Reserve: 610 holiday lettings
  • Freeport Historical Museum: 585 holiday lettings
  • Port of Freeport: 588 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Surfside Beach listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Surfside Beach?

Yes, of course. offers 316 Houses in Surfside Beach. Our other popular types of Surfside Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Surfside Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Surfside Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.