Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of Kemah

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Kemah. Well known for its restaurants, boating and theme park, this walkable city won't disappoint. Kemah Boardwalk and Johnson Space Center - NASA are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in Kemah

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Kemah a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kemah Boardwalk (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Space Center Houston (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Armand Bayou Nature Center (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Beacon Lake Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Bay Area Raceway (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Chaparral Golf Club (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kemah

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kemah is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Deep Hole Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Bayside Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Clear Lake (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Clear Lake Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Taylor Lake Village Community Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Nassau Bay Peninsula Wildlife Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Kemah

Fly into Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), the closest airport, located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), which is 17 mi (27.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kemah?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,132 holiday lettings around Kemah. From 575 flats & apartments to 35 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 seaside property in Kemah?

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside... said everyone ever. Find the perfect home away from home for your posse and you'll be well on your way to beachy bliss. There are 482 beachside rental homes to pick from. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway has heaps more options to look through, including:

  • 389 beach-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 370 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 296 beach holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo in Kemah?

A condo is a great choice if you're the type of traveller who likes plenty of room to move. With all the conveniences of home, it'll provide the perfect respite after a tiring day of sightseeing. In this destination, HomeAway has 522 to pick from. Book right now and you could spend as little as £23 per night. If that doesn't suit your posse's taste, we've got a number of other self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • House: 441 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £61 per night.
  • Hotel: 56 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £33 per night.
  • Apartment: 55 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £23 per night.

Can I stay in Kemah in a large group?

The recipe for a memorable holiday is catching up with loved ones in an entirely new place. If you're travelling with a large group, HomeAway can help out. Currently, condo holiday rentals are popular for big groups of visitors here, and we have 303 available on our database. Around this area, the rental options that can accommodate large groups of guests include:

  • Are you on the hunt for properties that can house 6 holiday makers? We have 901 that will be suitable. Prices start from £51 per night.
  • Need a place for 8 guests? We have 310 that will be ideal. You can get one for as low as £107 per night.
  • Travelling with 5 guests? We have 172 holiday rentals that will be perfect. Prices start from £72 a night.

So never fear! When you book with us you can bring your uncle, your grandpa and all your buddies to Kemah.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Kemah?

Friends are the family we choose for ourselves. Catch up with the ones you hold dear and plan an affordable escape with HomeAway. Clear Lake City has bargain written all over it. And with 4 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £91 a night, it's not hard to see why. Northeast Houston is another place worth considering. We have holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £92 a night.

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