Throughout the year, families from all across Texas flock to Port Aransas to sunbathe in the sand, splash in the Gulf of Mexico, and motor through the bay. 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.

Finding a Port Aransas Kayak Rental

Locating a Port Aransas kayak rental isn’t overly challenging. Depending on the season, watercraft rentals often dot the beaches. That being said, it’s important to find a rental that’s equally affordable, convenient, and well-kept.

Firstly, choose between a single or a tandem kayak. Secondly, do you require lessons? Thirdly, how long do you plan to paddle? Most Port Aransas kayak rentals are available for a full day, although lengths vary. Lastly, which rental company is closest to your vacation rental? Keep reading to find a suitable match.

Port A H20

Repeat visitors often seek the services of Port A H20 over other like businesses because it’s the only rental outfit that also provides lessons. Rentals range from $45 to $55, depending on the length of your mid-day adventures. The beauty of Port A H20 is that they have several other offerings, such as paddleboards, jet skis, and surfboards, so groups and large families could potentially split up if desired. And you cannot beat that free drop-off and pick-up service! As always, remember to study the tides before starting your journey into the Gulf or one of the surrounding bays.

Kaz’s Island Rentals

Kaz’s Port Aransas kayak rentals are the cheapest in town at only $45 for 24 hours. Brett “Kaz” Kazmierski and his team are exceptionally personable. They’re often spotted giving advice on local eateries, shops, and, of course, hidden gems along the shoreline. He also outlines several safety tips on their website, which is certainly worth a read before arrival.

Island Surf Rentals

Couples can appreciate Island Surf Rentals because it’s one of the only outfitters on the island to offer full-day tandem kayak reservations. And the main office is located right near the beach, so folks can pick up and drop off with ease. Don’t forget to browse through their beach gear and sunglasses if you forget an item or two at home. If you plan to go kayaking near Corpus Christi, Island Surf is a great place to start.

Port Aransas Beachfront Condos

Photo of a Port A Escape, Just a Short Walk from a Port Aransas Kayak Rental Shop.Port Aransas, and Mustang Island as a whole, remains one of the most romantic getaways in Texas. There’s just something undeniably tantalizing about the vibrant sunsets, sugary sand, unique architecture, and fresh-caught seafood. Our growing fleet of Port Aransas condo rentals includes a bevy of amenities, including chef’s kitchens, pool access, heartwarming Gulf views, private outdoor seating, and exclusive beach acreage. To book a long-awaited escape to sunny Mustang Island, please give us a call today at 361‑749‑2300 (or swiftly check availability online).