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

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)
Weather

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.

Where to stay near Port Isabel?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,914 holiday rentals near Port Isabel. From 318 Houses to 1,425 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Port Isabel for a long holiday or a weekend break 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:

  • Battle of Palmito Hill Historical Monument: 1,965 holiday rentals
  • Museums of Port Isabel: 1,950 holiday rentals
  • Port Isabel Lighthouse: 1,906 holiday rentals
  • Brazos Island State Park: 1,904 holiday rentals
  • South Padre Island Golf Club: 1,942 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 318 Houses in Port Isabel. Our other popular types of Port Isabel holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,425 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 19 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 19 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows 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 1,679 holiday homes with pool available in Port Isabel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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