Tips for booking a Port Aransas hotel

Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:April
Average price in Port Aransas:R2 821/night
Absolute cheapest price found:R689/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Saturday
R1 286 - R5 851
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
R1 412 - R2 757
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in Port Aransas

About Port Aransas

Rolling waves, soft white sand and coastal cuisine are some of the highlights of Port Aransas. Experience its laid-back way of life on the pristine beaches and discover why Port Aransas is known as the “Fishing Capital of Texas”.

Things to do

The most alluring feature of Port Aransas is the island’s 10-kilometres of stunning beach, boasting warm, clear water from the Gulf of Mexico. Spend a day swimming, surfing, parasailing or playing Frisbee or just kick back and relax with a good book. When the sun goes down, you can enjoy a campfire under the stars.

Ever wanted to see alligators in the wild? Visit the wetlands boardwalk and observation tower at Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Centre to explore the mangroves and see several species of birds and alligators basking in the sunshine.

Nature enthusiasts can visit Port Aransas Nature Preserve, a popular hiker’s retreat comprised of vast salt plains, emerald lakes and hidden sea coves. As the sun begins to set, follow the Bulkhead Hike & Bike Trail towards the beach, where you can spot pelicans, dolphins and seabirds from the shoreline.

Join a saltwater fishing charter and take to the seas to catch the island’s renown redfish. Perfect for all skill levels, the waters surrounding Port Aransas are home to more than 600 species of saltwater fish. After a lucky day at sea, head to a local “cook your catch” restaurant, like Fins Grill and Icehouse.

Getting around

Port Aransas is located on Mustang Island in the Gulf of Mexico and is accessible from the mainland by a free ferry. The island is small enough to walk or bike. The Port Aransas Shuttle is an easy way to get around, serving the surrounding area.

Port Aransas travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Port Aransas?

    Port Aransas is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Best Western Port Aransas, which has a current rating of 9,0. For other potential stays, consider Ocean's Edge Hotel, Port Aransas,TX and Plantation Suites & Conference Center, which can also be great places to stay in Port Aransas.

  • What is a good hotel near Port Aransa Beach Park?

    Reviews of Best Western Port Aransas recommend it as a good place to stay near Port Aransa Beach Park, scoring 9,0/10 from 633 ratings.

  • What is a good hotel in Port Aransas near Palmilla Beach Golf Club?

    Days Inn by Wyndham Port Aransas TX is the hotel close to Palmilla Beach Golf Club that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 400 reviews rating it at 8,2/10.

  • How much do hotels in Port Aransas cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Port Aransas is R5 774 per night, based on the last 3 days’ data.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Port Aransas?

    R1 115 per night is the cheapest Port Aransas hotel price found in our data from the last 72 hours.