Where to stay around Rockport?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 537 holiday lettings near Rockport. From 333 houses to 98 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rockport for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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:

  • Key Allegro: 45 holiday homes
  • Harbor Oaks: 40 holiday homes
  • Palm Harbor: 25 holiday homes
  • Sailhouse: 26 holiday homes
  • Cinnamon Shore: 164 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?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rockport. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rockport Beach Park: 1,382 holiday lettings
  • Bay Education Center: 1,384 holiday lettings
  • Goose Island State Park: 281 holiday lettings
  • Key Allegro Marina: 1,371 holiday lettings
  • Texas Maritime Museum: 1,380 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rockport listed on HomeAway 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 Rockport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 333 houses in Rockport. Our other popular types of Rockport holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 98 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 67 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rockport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 229 holiday homes with pool available in Rockport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Rockport, Texas, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The town of Rockport can be found on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, in the south of Texas, in the United States of America. The self catering accommodation in Rockport may very well boast spectacular views out to sea and whichever property you end up reserving, you can guarantee that you will have all the facilities you need on hand for a truly comfortable stay. People take their holidays in Rockport because the area is known to offer a good choice of activities, plus it is an attractive part of the world in which to relax and recharge your batteries.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Rockport, Texas, USA

    One big factor that should probably make up your mind about taking your holidays in Rockport, is the fact that the beach here has actually been said to be the cleanest in the whole of the US. This means that you can enjoy activities such as swimming, sailing, wind surfing, scuba diving and snorkelling. The Aransas National Wildlife Refuge is very close to Rockport and is the place to head if you are keen to enjoy nature walks and learn more about the regional wildlife. If you visit the park during the winter, you may well catch sight of whooping cranes. Other activities to consider in the area include cycling, horse riding, fishing and golf.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Rockport, Texas, USA

    You have quite a good variety of places to visit on your holidays in Rockport. For a start, there are historical attractions which include The Fulton Mansion and a maritime museum. There are also art galleries and specialist boutique shops to enjoy. The area plays host to a number of festivals and events each year and amongst these are The Wine Festival, The Fiesta de la Playa and a Seafair. In addition to The Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, there is also the Connie Hagar Sanctuary which is where bird lovers may well be able to glimpse rare and protected species, including ruby-throated hummingbirds.

    Weather in Rockport, Texas, USA

    You can look forward to a very equitable climate for your holidays in Rockport. Summers are very warm and usually quite dry, whilst winters are much milder than back in the UK. From May until September, you can easily expect temperatures during the day to reach around the mid- to high-twenties degrees Celsius. From December until February, this is more likely to be around the high-teens. Hurricanes can hit the Texan coast, from time to time, and this would be most likely between the months of August and October.

    Travel to Rockport, Texas, USA

    The best airport for your holidays in Rockport will be located along the coast at Houston International Airport (IAH). This airport has two direct flights to the UK: one through British Airways, the other with United Airlines. Both services fly out of London Heathrow (LHR).

    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.

    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)