When you are looking for the perfect beach vacation spot on the Gulf Coast that is removed from the bustle of busy tourist areas, Sea Isle is the ideal choice. Sea Isle is located just southwest of Galveston area, providing you with plenty to see and do without immersing you in the busy atmosphere of the area. Sea Isle vacation homes are well equipped and provide you with a great departure from a cramped hotel room. These vacation homes may provide amenities that include beach access or beach views, a balcony or deck, a well-equipped kitchen, private bedrooms for the whole family and more.
Spending time on the Texas Gulf Coast beach is one of the top things to do while on a Sea Isle vacation, and you may find that you want to enjoy the beach that is located just outside of your beach house on most days of the trip. When you want some new scenery, there are some other great beaches near as well. For example, Galveston's beach is located only a few miles away, and you can also enjoy beaches at Goat Island and Caplen while on vacation. Body surfing, kayaking, fishing, swimming and parasailing are fun activities that you can enjoy from the beach, and deep sea and sailing excursions are available upon request.
When you choose to stay in your lovely Sea Isle vacation home, you will be enjoying a serene, peaceful setting, and the fun adventures of other towns like South Padre Island or Galveston are only a short drive away. Galveston offers much to see and do, including the famous Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier with its amusement park-style rides and games. Moody Gardens is a true experience that combines education with fun times for the whole family. You can also tour Bishop's Palace to learn more about the local history and culture.
Restaurant options in Sea Isle are limited because of the area's small size, but there are many restaurants to choose from when you make the short drive northwest to Galveston. In Galveston, you can enjoy local fare at restaurants such as Mosquito Cafe, The Spot, Miller's Seawall Grill, Shrimp N Stuff, Little Daddy's Gumbo Bar, Nonno Tony's World Kitchen, Rudy & Paco Restaurant and Bar and many others.
The weather in the Galveston and Sea Isle area can be truly enjoyable throughout much of the year, but winters can be a bit too chilly to enjoy time comfortably on the beach. The average high in the winter season in the Sea Isle area is in the lower 60s, and the average low is in the 40s to 50s. Freezes are rare, but they do occur. In the summer months, you can expect to enjoy warm or hot temperatures with high levels of humidity. The average high during the summer is in the 80s and 90s, and the average low is in the upper 70s. The average rainfall per year is approximately 51 inches, and snowfall is uncommon.
Getting to the Sea Isle area is relatively straightforward and easy thanks to the area's proximity to the Houston metropolitan area. Many will fly into the Houston International Airport or will take a bus, and they will rent a car to travel the rest of the way to Sea Isle. Others will drive their own car. From Houston, take Interstate 45 to the Galveston area. In Galveston, turn east onto Route 342, and follow it to Seawall Boulevard. Then turn southwest on Seawall Boulevard and follow this road until you reach Sea Isle.