Destination guide

The relaxing area of Jamaica Beach awaits your stay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Jamaica Beach. This city's cycling, fishing and seafood restaurants attract many visitors, as does its relaxing and walkable location. Galveston Island State Park and Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Jamaica Beach

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy Jamaica Beach for its cycling, fishing and kayaking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Jamaica Beach has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Galveston Country Club (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Moody Gardens Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Magic Carpet Golf (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Haak Vineyards and Winery (13.6 mi / 22 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Jamaica Beach

Travellers enjoy Jamaica Beach for its kayaking. 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 beaches and other natural features in Jamaica Beach

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Jamaica Beach is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Galveston Island State Park (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Moody Gardens (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • San Luis Pass (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • San Luis Pass County Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Porretto Beach (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Stewart Beach Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Jamaica Beach

The nearest airport is in Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), located 31 mi (49.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), which is 36.8 mi (59.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Jamaica Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 496 holiday lettings around Jamaica Beach. From 339 houses to 121 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 Jamaica 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 Jamaica Beach:

  • Sea Isle: 278 holiday homes
  • San Jacinto: 427 holiday homes
  • Indian Beach: 69 holiday homes
  • Pirates Beach West: 188 holiday homes
  • Bermuda Beach: 64 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 Jamaica Beach? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Jamaica Beach. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier: 1,551 holiday lettings
  • Chaparral Golf Club: 1,387 holiday lettings
  • Galveston Island State Park: 2,409 holiday lettings
  • 61st Street Fishing Pier: 2,585 holiday lettings
  • Lone Star Flight Museum: 2,686 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Jamaica 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 Jamaica Beach?

Yes, of course. offers 339 Houses in Jamaica Beach. Our other popular types of Jamaica Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 121 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 Jamaica Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 352 holiday homes with pool available in Jamaica Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Explore destinations around Jamaica Beach

Sea Isle
278 holiday rentals
San Jacinto
427 holiday rentals
Indian Beach
69 holiday rentals
Pirates Beach West
188 holiday rentals
Bermuda Beach
64 holiday rentals
Pirates Cove
530 holiday rentals
Sunny Beach
406 holiday rentals
Pirates Beach
729 holiday rentals
Spanish Grant
72 holiday rentals
Lost Bayou
291 holiday rentals
Silk Stocking District
182 holiday rentals
Palm Beach
714 holiday rentals
Sandhill Shores
130 holiday rentals
Kempner Park
414 holiday rentals
Gulf Palms
66 holiday rentals
Acapulco Village
54 holiday rentals
Pelican Island
24 holiday rentals
Lafittes Cove
110 holiday rentals
East End Historic District
1,274 holiday rentals
Pointe San Luis
210 holiday rentals