Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Port Isabel

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Port Isabel. This city's beaches, fishing and island views draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Port Isabel

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Port Isabel a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Dolphin and Nature Research Center (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Long Island Village Golf Course (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • University of Texas Pan American Coastal Studies Laboratory (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Sea Turtle Inc (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Sea Turtle Rescue Center (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Port Isabel

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, September, August, July and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Port Isabel

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and island views, which is just a taste of what Port Isabel has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Port Isabel is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Isla Blanca Park (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • South Padre Island Beach (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Laguna Madre Nature Trail (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Andy Bowie Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Boca Chica State Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Brazos Island State Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Port Isabel

The nearest airport is in Brownsville, TX (BRO-Brownsville-South Padre Island Intl.), located 18.2 mi (29.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Matamoros, Tamaulipas (MAM-General Servando Canales Intl.), which is 29.1 mi (46.9 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Port Isabel?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,979 holiday rentals around Port Isabel. From 313 holiday houses to 1,492 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Port Isabel is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Port Isabel?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Port Isabel. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dee Dee's Boutique: 1,870 holiday rentals
  • South Padre Island Golf Club: 1,919 holiday rentals
  • Battle of Palmito Hill Historical Monument: 1,909 holiday rentals
  • Boca Chica State Park: 1,888 holiday rentals
  • Brazos Island State Park: 1,890 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Port Isabel?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 313 Houses in Port Isabel. Our other popular types of Port Isabel holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,492 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 15 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 15 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Port Isabel?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,774 holiday homes with pool available in Port Isabel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.