Welcome to your next island destination: Port Aransas, Texas! Located on sunny Mustang Island, Port Aransas is 18 miles of sandy seashores and lots of nautical fun on the Gulf of Mexico. It is ranked as one of the best Texas beaches by locals and tourists alike. In our lovely beach town, you’ll find year-round activities like parasailing, birding, surfing, fishing, and so much more! There is something for the whole family. We’re also known as the “Fishing Capital of Texas.” One of the greatest parts about Port Aransas is the shopping scene. Stay in a nice Port A Escapes rental home or condo, then head out on the town to shop ‘til you drop! Check out this cool list of all the top gift shops Port Aransas has to offer: 

1. Gratitude 

Shop owner Sally harbors an atmosphere of positivity and laughter. Stop in for some 

unique goods! 

2. Winton’s Candy Company

This candy shop weathered Hurricane Harvey and has been in business for over 20 

years. Their homemade fudge is spectacular. 

3. Fly It Port A

Buy a kite here for a fun beach day adventure! They have a variety of cool gadgets and toys. 

4. Moby Dick’s Souvenir Shop

Attached to a restaurant, this shop has some neat nautical souvenirs. They also have 

some beach-themed clothing. 

5. The Islander Port Aransas, TX

Stop by to see their lifehouse and snap some pics! Inside, you’ll find affordable gifts 

to bring home to family and friends. 

6. The Shack 

This ethereal boutique has a lot of hidden gems, from jewelry to other locally-made wares. You should try their oxygen bar for some major relaxation. 

7. The Connoisseur

Bring a piece of the beach back home with you. The Connoisseur has an excellent shell selection. Visit their new location while on your Port A getaway. 

8. Lone Star Taste

Looking for some tasty Texas treats? Lone Star Taste is your store for delicious salsas, bbq sauces, and more. Make sure you grab a pack of their candied jalapenos!  

9. Chilla’s Storage and Gift Shop 

Hailed a “must visit” by tourists, this gift shop also doubles as a storage facility. You will find some nifty ceramic creations.

10. Loving Coastal Living

Take some “shore decor” back to your home with their amazing home furnishings! The friendly staff is waiting to help you pick the perfect gift. 

At Port A Escapes, we offer you the most premier rental homes and condos. After a long day of shopping, rest in one of our private beach homes or our condos with pools. Go ahead, check accommodation availability and book online today!