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Port Aransas, Texas, is a coastal area known for its stunning views and island escapes. When you book a Mustang Island condo via Port A Escapes, you’ll be staying in spacious accommodations with fantastic views. With options for rentals with a private pool and pet-friendly properties, you’ll have everything you need for an unforgettable Port Aransas vacation. During your getaway, consider our ultimate Mustang Island bucket list. Our gorgeous coastal town never looked so exciting!
Not only can travelers operate motor vehicles on Port Aransas Beach, a rarity in the U.S., but you’ll also discover some of the best surf in Texas, regardless of skill level. In fact, countless first-time rides occurred within steps of Port A Escapes’ finest beachfront condos. Whether you’re an accomplished surfer or a self-proclaimed “kook,” you’ll quickly discover why so many experts believe Port Aransas boasts the best surfing conditions along Texas’s Gulf Coast.
The city hugs the salty Gulf of Mexico and its sprawling turquoise waters, creating 6.3 miles of sandy beaches from Aransas Pass to the island’s uninhibited state park. Common mid-day pursuits include deep-sea fishing, Alister Street shopping, dolphin tours, and, of course, beach relaxation. And there’s no better place to commemorate a glorious day spent in Gulf Coast heaven than inside one of our luxurious Port Aransas condos, only a short stroll from the beach.
Golfers will discover a handful of the Lonestar State’s most beloved links-style courses. While links-style designs lack water hazards and towering trees, they require much more accuracy due to infrequent wind gusts and elongated rough. That being said, they’re visual delights that help make any challenge seem dauntless. Let’s start our Port Aransas area golf course guide here on Mustang Island at the always spellbinding Palmilla Beach Golf Course.
A common way to explore the many crevices of Mustang Island, especially amongst couples, is via a tandem kayak. Thus, many visitors often ask our team about reserving an affordable, full-day Port Aransas kayak rental. Thankfully, three local outfitters have you covered in terms of aquatic excitement, all of which are a short walk, bicycle ride, or drive from Port A Escapes’ most desirable condos and homes.
The most popular way to explore the island and its picturesque cities is via an affordable, state-of-the-art Port Aransas golf cart rental. As you can imagine, this skinny isle only has so many roads. Thus, travelers choose to motor around inside a cart, effectively providing nearly unlimited access to the island’s beaches and streets.
It's no secret that booking a vacation through an online travel agency has become a popular choice for some over the years. But you should know that there are many risks that you take when using a third-party platform. Direct booking with Port A Escapes comes with so many perks, and it's something that you should be informed about when tossing up the idea of using an agency instead. We'll go over five benefits that happen when you book direct instead of opting for an online third party platform.
Planning spring break doesn’t have to be difficult as there are several fun things to do in Port Aransas, Texas, during your stay at Port A Escapes. Mustang Island has a thriving nightlife scene and offers plenty of water-based family attractions in Texas. We know that winter can be a little rough this time of year in the north, which is why we suggest taking a break and heading south! We’ll give you a small glimpse of how you can surround yourself with warmer weather and enjoy your time on the gulf coast.
It’s no secret that we tend to overeat during the holidays, but most of the time, on vacation, it’s easy to do the same thing! When you plan a stay with Port A Escapes, you’ll be happy to know our kitchens are fully equipped with everything you need to cook your own healthy meals during your stay. You won’t have to wonder how to eat healthy on vacation with Port A Escapes, as our rentals provide fully equipped kitchens where you can make your own! There are also many Port Aransas attractions and activities that will keep you on your feet while you’re on a family vacation. Continue reading to find out five simple ways to stay healthy while on a post-holiday getaway.