Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Rockport is ready to explore

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Rockport. This city's fishing, bird watching and boating draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Rockport

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like fishing, bird watching and boating. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Rockport has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aquarium at Rockport Harbor (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Aransas Pass Aquatic Center (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Newport Dunes Golf Course (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Rockport

Travellers enjoy Rockport for its boating. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, September, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Rockport

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rockport is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rockport Beach Park (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • San Jose Island (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Goose Island State Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Port Aransas Nature Preserve at Charlie's Pasture (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
  • IB Magee Beach Park (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Rockport

Fly into Rockport, TX (RKP-Aransas County), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Corpus Christi, TX (CRP-Corpus Christi Intl.), which is 32.4 mi (52.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rockport?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 814 holiday lettings around Rockport. From 149 flats & apartments to 85 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rockport?

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 Rockport:

  • Sailhouse: 49 holiday homes
  • Key Allegro: 68 holiday homes
  • Palm Harbor: 38 holiday homes
  • Harbor Oaks: 76 holiday homes
  • Leeward Sands: 176 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 Rockport? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rockport. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rockport Beach Park: 1,975 holiday lettings
  • Aquarium at Rockport Harbor: 1,979 holiday lettings
  • Rockport Center for the Arts: 1,982 holiday lettings
  • Bay Education Center: 1,984 holiday lettings
  • Key Allegro Marina: 1,955 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rockport 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 Flats in Rockport?

Yes, of course. offers 149 Flats in Rockport. Our other popular types of Rockport holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 85 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 538 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 85 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rockport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 431 holiday homes with pool available in Rockport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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