Destination guide

Charming Crystal Beach will entice you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Crystal Beach. Travellers especially like the golfing, fishing and coffee shops in this romantic and relaxing city. Bishop's Palace and Texas Seaport Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Seasonal weather in Crystal Beach

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Crystal Beach

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Crystal Beach is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort Travis Seashore Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • East Beach (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Big Reef Nature Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Seawolf Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Stewart Beach Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Porretto Beach (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Crystal Beach

Fly into Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), the closest airport, located 33.3 mi (53.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby), which is 40.5 mi (65.1 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Crystal Beach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 653 holiday rentals around Crystal Beach. From 559 holiday houses to 35 cabins, 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 Crystal Beach is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Crystal Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Crystal Beach:

  • Kempner Park: 414 holiday homes
  • Gulf Palms: 65 holiday homes
  • Sunny Beach: 405 holiday homes
  • San Jacinto: 425 holiday homes
  • Pirates Beach: 729 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum: 2,498 holiday rentals
  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier: 1,547 holiday rentals
  • Bayou Golf Club: 2,274 holiday rentals
  • Galveston Country Club: 2,459 holiday rentals
  • Galveston Arts Center: 2,591 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Crystal Beach 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 Crystal Beach?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 559 Houses in Crystal Beach. Our other popular types of Crystal Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 35 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 35 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 35 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Crystal Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 48 holiday homes with pool available in Crystal Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Crystal Beach

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    Galveston Arts Center
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