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The beach after Harvey is the best I have seen in my 65 years of visiting PA

Hurricanes are horrible for the folks living in the areas hit but I have never seen the beach and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
San Antonio, Texas
Beach looks great

The beach was very clean and it was a wonderful stay for us. Port Aransas is out favorite beach of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cindy B
Jefferson, Texas
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Public beach on Port Aransas that is clean, has a lifeguard and has car-free locations.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“parking pass” (21 reviews)
“warm water” (23 reviews)
“trash cans” (35 reviews)
Port Aransas, TX 78373
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hurricanes are horrible for the folks living in the areas hit but I have never seen the beach and water in Port Aransas this nice. I know it is hard to believe but it is true. The water is so much nicer and there is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach was very clean and it was a wonderful stay for us. Port Aransas is out favorite beach of all

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Post Harvey beach is void of visitors and flush with shells. Very pleasant time of year to search for shells, read a book, or watch the sun set

Thank krigold
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love the beach. Especially ones that are maintained and clean. This one is pretty clean. Easy access by car... nice little town. If you want a nice quiet time this could be it.

Thank Ghpenn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed this beach, the shell finds were excellent!! Just a really nice day, we will definitely be back!!

Thank macdevousa
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had been planning a family reunion for some months so everyone was committed to following through and stay on the island in mid October. Yes, the storm did a job on this place. The marina still had boats flipped over, the streets are lined...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We had an enjoyable, fun-packed vacation. We reserved a RV site at the On The Beach RV Resort, which was a hop, skip and a jump to the beach. We were probably less than 400 yards from the gulf. We enjoyed the beach immensely. We...More

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Went with whole family including granddaughter, loved it, found so many shells, starfish and fun things to do. Had fun watching the ships go by!! Definitely will come back!!

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Clean, quiet. That's what Port Aransas' beach offer. Wouldn't live anywhere else. Great place to raise a family!

Thank islandqueen63
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The most beautiful clean and quiet beach I loved I hope we can go and visiting again very recommended

Thank karel142017
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Donald D
3 September 2017|
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Response from kimtye | Reviewed this property |
Not sure ... Wish I had a better answer !!! Because Port A got hit so hard & they said 100% devastation and has no electricity or water as of Friday ....I would say some damage is to be expected!!! Praying for all !!!
31 August 2017|
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Response from Betty S | Reviewed this property |
I have friends who live there and also own a condo at Sandcastle. I will ask them and if find out anything I will let you know.
30 July 2017|
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