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Surfside Beach

Bluewater Highway, Surfside Beach, TX
+1 281-732-8800
Review Highlights
Clean well-maintained beach.

We went to Surfside Beach in early October of 2017. Obviously, this is not the busy time of year... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Dawson Springs, United States
via mobile
Nothing special

This beach will meet basic needs if you are looking for a sea water, fresh sea air and a good... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“great beach” (20 reviews)
“nice surf” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Bluewater Highway, Surfside Beach, TX
+1 281-732-8800
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We went to Surfside Beach in early October of 2017. Obviously, this is not the busy time of year. The weather was great....sunny and mid 80s. The beach was clean and well-maintained. Tropical Storm Nate had been just off shore the previous week and the...More

Thank joekO6688DA
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This beach will meet basic needs if you are looking for a sea water, fresh sea air and a good walking tour. So it is OK. But if you came with kids be prepared to spend time in the water cause it is nothing to...More

Thank aaalesja
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Pleasant walk on the long stretch of this beach on a Sunday afternoon. Water temperature - nice, that is: cool. Just the right thing to make the day complete

Thank Liana C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This was our first time to the beach and we had a blast! It was so much fun that we have our next trip booked for next week :)

Thank Btater
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We stayed at a friends' condo at Surfside Beach over Labor Day weekend. The beach was in the middle of being rebuilt from last year's storm, but it was not crowded and still had enough sand on it. Beach just like Myrtle, but not as...More

Thank nsvtenn
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Beach gets crowded as hell on weekends and during tides beneficial to surfers. Water is murky and marine life is present. The beach is clean in areas and dirty in others. No seaweed this time however, the mosquitos were a nightmare. No way to walk...More

1  Thank DandJ N
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I'm not much of a beach person any more, so I was very pleasantly surprised when I got here. I was part of a house party staying at an amazing house right on the beach. The beach is so much cleaner than Galveston Beach, without...More

Thank Bridgitt D
Reviewed 17 August 2017

It was like having a private beach, especially after seeing Galveston Beach. The water was very warm and the sand was inviting.

2  Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had read other reviews of trash at weekends being strewn on this lovely stretch of sand and were pleased that we had chosen to go there during the week. There is free parking but cars can drive directly onto the beach up to the...More

Thank scottann2016
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I had been here about 10 years ago on a cold spring day so didn't see much. This time we started at San Louis Pass and saw it all down to the Red Snapper restaurant in Surfside. I'll probably choose this over Galveston in the...More

1  Thank parpaced
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Laura B
8 October 2017|
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Response from Maritsa1215 | Reviewed this property |
I thought I had answered it. While we went in summer when school is out and people are vacationing, even then I didn't find it crowded at all!
kentrell n
24 August 2017|
Response from 369geico | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no recommandation as I never rent a beach house there. but if I had to stay I woiuld ask a quote at the Ocean Village Hotel located right on the beach for some of their rooms, it is also the place of the... More
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Nancy W
12 June 2017|
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Response from Charles V | Reviewed this property |
The jetties seem to be the best catching spot.