Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Texas City

Enjoy the opera and other features of Texas City. Travelers to this romantic city praise the baseball games, beaches and fishing. Kemah Boardwalk and Johnson Space Center - NASA are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Texas City

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Texas City a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kemah Boardwalk (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Bayou Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Bayou Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Moody Gardens Golf Course (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Texas City

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 features

Exploring the natural features in Texas City

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Texas City is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Moody Gardens (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Galveston Island State Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Seawolf Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Fort Travis Seashore Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Ray Holbrook Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Porretto Beach (10 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Texas City

Fly into Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), the closest airport, located 21.8 mi (35.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Texas City?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,657 vacation rentals near Texas City. From 693 Houses to 50 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Texas City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Texas City?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Texas City:

  • Crystal Beach: 628 vacation rentals
  • Jamaica Beach: 186 vacation rentals
  • Pirates Beach: 726 vacation rentals
  • Terramar Beach: 500 vacation rentals
  • San Jacinto: 417 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Texas City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Texas City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Texas City Dike: 2,449 vacation rentals
  • Mall of the Mainland: 2,217 vacation rentals
  • College of the Mainland: 2,291 vacation rentals
  • Texas City Museum: 2,490 vacation rentals
  • Bayou Golf Course: 2,101 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Texas City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Texas City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 693 Houses in Texas City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Texas City include:

  • Cabins: 50 rentals available
  • Cottages: 50 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 50 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Texas City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 854 vacation rentals with pool available in Texas City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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