Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Los Fresnos

Enjoy the museums and other features of Los Fresnos. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its beaches and shopping. 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 Los Fresnos

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Los Fresnos a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Bobz World (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • South Padre Island Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Dolphin and Nature Research Center (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Long Island Village Golf Course (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Los Fresnos

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

  • Brownsville Sports Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Laguna Madre Nature Trail (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Andy Bowie Park (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • South Padre Island Beach (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Harlingen Soccer Complex (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Isla Blanca Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Los Fresnos

Fly into Brownsville, TX (BRO-Brownsville-South Padre Island Intl.), the closest airport, located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Harlingen, TX (HRL-Valley Intl.), which is 17.2 mi (27.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Los Fresnos?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,020 holiday lettings around Los Fresnos. From 322 houses to 1,509 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.

Can I rent a seaside property in Los Fresnos?

Perhaps it's the spectacular sea views, or maybe it's the opportunity to simply kick back all day, every day. But there's just something about a beach escape that appeals to one and all. There are 889 beachside holiday rentals to choose from. Alternatively, you might be after a different sort of holiday setting. HomeAway has a broad range of rental options to choose from, including:

  • 813 beach-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 805 beachfront holiday accommodation options.
  • 735 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo in Los Fresnos?

A condo is great if you're the kind of traveller who likes heaps of room to move. With the conveniences of home, it'll offer the perfect chill-out zone after a long day of sightseeing. In this destination, HomeAway has 1,522 of these properties. Book right now and you could spend as little as £38 a night. Or maybe you'd rather go for one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 338 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £10 per night.
  • Townhome: 93 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £84 per night.
  • Apartment: 45 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £84 per night.

Can I stay in Los Fresnos in a large group?

The recipe for the perfect trip is unwinding with friends and relatives in a totally new place. If you're visiting with a big group, HomeAway has options. At the moment, condo holiday rentals are preferred for big groups of travellers here, and you'll find 736 available on our database. In this area, the rental options that can house bigger groups include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we offer 1,754 holiday rentals ideal for that size. Spend a night from just £38.
  • If you've got 8 in your family, you'll be thrilled to find out that there are 1,018 holiday rentals perfect. Prices begin at just £70 a night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 10? We have 238 holiday rentals that match your requirements. Prices begin at just £96 per night.

So never fear! When you book with us you can bring along your mom, your grandpa and all your buddies to Los Fresnos.