Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Texas Gulf Coast

Enjoy the live music and other features of Texas Gulf Coast. This city's sporting events, beaches and bird watching draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Johnson Space Center - NASA, USS Lexington Museum on the Bay or Art Museum of South Texas. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Texas Gulf Coast

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Texas Gulf Coast is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Matagorda Bay (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Lighthouse Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Fishing Pier Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Tilley Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Lake Texana State Park (25.1 mi / 40.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Texas Gulf Coast

Fly into Victoria, TX (VCT-Victoria Regional), the closest airport, located 34.7 mi (55.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Rockport, TX (RKP-Aransas County), which is 52.6 mi (84.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Houston Station or Beaumont Station and explore the city from there. It's easy to get around Texas Gulf Coast by catching a ride on the metro at Fannin South Station, Reliant Park Station or Smith Lands Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Texas Gulf Coast?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,897 holiday lettings around Texas Gulf Coast. From 4,748 houses to 283 cabins, 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 beach-view property in Texas Gulf Coast?

If you go crazy for ocean horizons and the sound of rippling waves, you're in luck! Fortunately, there are 3,373 beachside holiday homes to spirit yourself away to. Of course, that might not be everyone's style. Fortunately, HomeAway has a bunch more options, including:

  • 3,273 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 2,861 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 2,640 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Texas Gulf Coast?

You can forget about uninspiring chain-hotel rooms. Our house holiday rentals each have their own unique personalities — as well as all the space you could need! There are 4,749 houses currently available on HomeAway. Prices start at £22 per night. If that doesn't fit with your family's taste, we've got a number of other self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Condo: 3,789 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £25 per night.
  • Apartment: 874 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £19 per night.
  • Townhome: 615 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £23 per night.

Can I stay in Texas Gulf Coast in a large group?

Sometimes it can be tricky finding time to meet up with your relatives and friends. A group holiday is the perfect way to be reunited. If you were hoping to kick back together, HomeAway has options to suit. The top option for bigger groups here are condo holiday rentals, and we have 1,666 currently listed. The holiday properties that can cater to large groups here include:

  • Searching for rentals that can hold 6 holiday makers? We have 3,476 that will fit the bill. Prices start from £25 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your party, you'll be delighted to learn that there are 2,688 holiday rentals that are ideal. The starting price is £54 per night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 10? We have 2,145 rental accommodation that will be perfect. Prices start from £73 a night.

You and your posse will be more than satisfied when you arrange your Texas Gulf Coast adventure with us!

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