Destination guide

Friendly Aransas Pass will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Aransas Pass. Well known for its beaches, fishing and seafood restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. USS Lexington Museum on the Bay and Texas State Aquarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Aransas Pass

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Aransas Pass a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Texas State Aquarium (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Aransas Pass Aquatic Center (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Newport Dunes Golf Course (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Aquarium at Rockport Harbor (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Hurricane Alley Waterpark (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Lozano Golf Center (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Aransas Pass

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Aransas Pass

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Aransas Pass is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Port Aransas Nature Preserve at Charlie's Pasture (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Leonabelle Turnbull Birding Center (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • IB Magee Beach Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Port Aransas Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Rockport Beach Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Mustang Island (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)

Traveling to and around Aransas Pass

The nearest airport is in Rockport, TX (RKP-Aransas County), located 14.3 mi (23 km) from the city center. 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 23.6 mi (37.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Aransas Pass?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,720 holiday lettings near Aransas Pass. From 1,001 Houses to 498 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Aransas Pass area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Aransas Pass?

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 Aransas Pass:

  • South Side: 22 holiday homes
  • Bay Area: 30 holiday homes
  • Central City: 71 holiday homes
  • Flour Bluff: 604 holiday homes
  • Key Allegro: 47 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Aransas Pass?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,001 Houses in Aransas Pass. Our other popular types of Aransas Pass holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 498 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 97 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 97 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 Aransas Pass?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,166 holiday homes with pool available in Aransas Pass. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.