15 Best Airbnbs In Port Aransas, Texas - Updated 2021

airbnb port aransas
Katie
Katie
Updated

Thanks to the glorious beaches, fantastic restaurants, unique events, and welcoming locals, Port Aransas is quickly making its way up the ‘travel list.’ This gulf coast island has been ranked as one of the best beaches in Texas and we can see why as it stretches before you for miles and miles. There is plenty to see and do; start off with some water-based activities such as dolphin watching and kayaking. Then, head to one of the many fantastic local eateries of food stands to enjoy some lunch. There are a number of unique events that take place every year and throughout your holiday you can enjoy boutique stores and galleries. Are you intrigued? Let’s start by showing you how to book one of the best Airbnbs in Port Aransas in Texas today and start planning your next trip.

1. Bright property with gym and pool access (from USD 212)

With hardwood flooring, plenty of space, and bright rooms, this comfortable property is a fantastic holiday base. There is one bedroom and an additional sleeper couch in the lounge, a family will happily spend their time here. Outside space includes a pretty courtyard which is ideal for enjoying your morning cup of coffee or glass of wine. There is full WiFi throughout, access to pools, and laundry facilities. The hosts have kindly provided children’s toys and adults have access to the gym.

The Oasis at Cinnamon Shore
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
116 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place wonderful bed patio off of bedroom is perfect for morning coffee
the unit itself was spacious and had nice amenities like the tv
community has great amenities and location is great for pools and beach
the pools were great and it was a short walk to the beach
amazing apartment and luxury amenities love the walkability and the private entrance to the beach
Cleanliness:
the condo was very clean and very nice
the place was immaculately clean and well designed
this was a clean place to say
beautiful sparkling clean condo everything was just as described
we loved how clean stylish and new everything was
Host:
thank you for being such gracious hosts
john is a great host and responded promptly to our texts
the place was great and the owners thought of everything
these hosts were 5/5 so thank you
wonderful place in an amazing community very helpful and quick responding host too
Location:
great location :) would visit again
this was the perfect location for our family
great place to stay and close to the beach
great location to the pool and beach access
- fairly close to the beach about a 5 min walk if a healthy adult
Read more reviews

2. Ideal property for large groups with access to pools (from USD 325)

This gorgeous and spacious property, in an ideal location, can host up to 16 people. There are two master bedrooms downstairs which each have king-sized beds and a desk area. A queen suite is available upstairs and a separate bunk-bed den can host up to ten people. There are two separate entertainment areas so that the children and the ‘young at heart’ in your group have plenty of play space. The upstairs living room also is equipped with an Xbox 360 and Kinects. The kitchen is perfect for cooking up a delicious feast. Outside, take full advantage of the three decks and access to three swimming pools.

Waters Edge Luxury Beach Retreat at Cinnamon Shore
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
131 reviews
Entire condominium 9 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable and looks just like the photos
we used one of the pools on the property which was great too
we enjoyed the common areas as well as the balconies and the pools
my kids also loved the heated pools the play area of chess and doing s’mores at sunset
we loved it location pools the condo was just like the pictures and had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
very clean and spacious
upscale and very clean community
the condo is fantastic clean and comfortable
the condo is clean well decorated & a fantastic layout
the house itself was beautiful and very clean upon entrance
Host:
owners are kind knowledgeable and prompt with responses
service is great and responsive
the directions he sent were very helpful as well
great hosts and a great place
the owners are very gracious and responsive
Location:
condo is in a great location
you will absolutely love the location
cinnamon shores is a great family place
great condo - close to beach and pool
the best part is the location at cinnamon shores
Read more reviews

3. Ideal property for 12 guests (from USD 440)

This new building is an ideal location for up to 12 guests and has a private pool located right next door. This stilt house has three bedrooms and three bathrooms so you can easily avoid those bathroom time arguments. This property is located in the golf cart zone and pets are allowed. There is car parking available for up to seven cars and the area is a cul-de-sac so feel extremely safe. A washing machine and tumble dryer are located onsite, ensuring that your stay near to the beach and sand is even more comfortable. We are particularly fond of the oversized deck where you can enjoy the sun and a nice cup fo coffee. Flat-screen televisions are included in every room for those lazy days.

STAY SALTY *Boardwalk to the Beach *PRIVATE POOL
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
90 reviews
Entire house 8 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is very well equipped with everything imaginable
from the huge open space living area to every detail in every room
Cleanliness:
it was clean
beautiful chic and very clean
it was a great place to stay very clean well decorated
the house was clean and comfortable and we didn't want to leave
this place was so cute clean and beautiful
Host:
great place host unbelievable great also
great hosts beautiful decor and attentive owners
i would highly recommend this vacation home and chuma as your host
chuma was very helpful and i would definitely stay here again
chuma was an excellent host
Location:
easy communication and location
the neighborhood was nice quiet and safe
awesome vacation home and close to the beach
we felt very relaxed throughout our stay and the location is perfect
this home is the perfect location
Read more reviews

4. Tiny house with a huge view (from USD 164)

This home may be small in size but it sure is full of heart. Walter hosts this two-bedroom Port Aransas tiny house that has a stunning view of the nature preserve. The master suite has a comfortable queen-size bed, while the spacious loft dons three twin beds, perfect for families with small children. The kitchen features fully functional appliances, and there’s even a washer-dryer at your disposal. This snug and charming home is minutes away from Port Aransas beaches, restaurants, and other shops.

Tiny House w/ Huge View
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
66 reviews
Tiny house 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very well done with beautiful and comfortable furniture
plus we had access to the pool and deck which seems brand new such a great value
you'll have privacy and all of the amenities to help keep you comfortable
walter was helpful also quickly bringing more towels and shampoo kitchen had basic items (plates/cups/cooking pans/etc
nice pool which was hardly occupied
Cleanliness:
everything is clean new and stylish
the inside was very clean and stylish
clean and great amenities
cute and clean place to stay
this tiny house was super clean well laid out and the area was super quiet
Host:
walter responded to questions promptly and was a great host
walter the host was very nice and attentive
walter is a great host and answered all our questions quickly
nice little place and the host was very nice
walter was very attentive when i had questions and was an excellent host
Location:
super close to everything
great location for small groups
great location 3-5 min drive to the beach
very close to the beach and a short walk to a great restaurant
great location and the pool was awesome
Read more reviews

5. Delightful and unique property with a community pool (from USD 177)

If you like the color of the sea, this is the property for you; you’ll feel like you’re surrounded by the sea. And, luckily you will be close to the waters as it is only 0.6 mi (0.9 km) away from the beach. Rather uniquely, it is located inside the golf cart zone and also has three regular car parking spaces available. The kitchen has everything you could possibly need to cook a fantastic family feast which is best enjoyed in the open-plan dining and living room. This property is child friendly and for a small charge you can also bring your furry pets along with you. Guests enjoy access to the onsite community pool.

ONE STORY! Super Cute Cottage, pool, close to town
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
122 reviews
Entire cottage 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place was better than expected with all the amenities comfortable beds and immaculate
the kitchen was well equipped and the grill worked great
with all of the amenities she provides you couldn't ask for a more comfortable and stylish beach stay
beds were super comfortable
the beds were very comfy and the beach is super close
Cleanliness:
an exceptionally clean and comfortable place
the beds were clean & comfortable
extremely clean with awesome beachy decor
very cleaning and welcoming
such an adorable and clean cottage
Host:
thank you shari for being a great host
shari is a wonderful host who went above and beyond to make sure that our stay was smooth
the owner was extremely responsive and accommodating
amazing host and so helpful and quick to respond
shari is a fabulous host and has a fabulous place
Location:
location was great as well
and it's location allows easy walking distance to the beach
excellent place and perfect location
my wife and i booked this trip last minute with some close friends
it is also close to a lot of good restaurants
Read more reviews

6. Fantastic pet-friendly accommodation (from USD 256)

Another beautiful blue cottage, this time a three-bedroom property that has a fence and screened porch with views of the pool. The bedrooms are on the upper level, while a queen-sized sofa-bed can be found on the lower flor. The king-sized bedroom includes a private full bath and the other two bedrooms share bathing facilities. Pets are welcome here. The kitchen is equipped with all new utensils and there is a dining table for eight people to enjoy your fantastic home-cooked meal. Large televisions are included in all of the bedrooms and kitchen with Netflix and cable. WiFi is available throughout this cottage in Port Aransas, Texas.

Blue Turtle Cottage- 1/2 mile to the beach!
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
109 reviews
Entire cottage 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were also comfortable; ac worked great and had a nest thermostat
there are several communal spaces bedrooms are comfortable and the kitchen was easy to navigate
beautiful home with a well equipped kitchen
Cleanliness:
spacious clean and great place to stay
the house was clean comfortable and had everything we needed
this place is so awesome everything was spotless and just as posted
this was an amazing place to stay clean beautiful all around best place i’ve stayed
the house was very clean had everything we needed and pet friendly
Host:
host was amazing and responded quickly
amy was a great host
the host was amazing and was a very good communicator
equally helpful was the very quick response from amy to a couple of questions we had
you can expect an extra considerate host who has thought of everything and beyond
Location:
great location with well stocked kitchen and excellent location
the house was beautiful and the location was perfect
awesome home it was in a great location and was spacious and cute
the location is great to go to the beach
super close to restaurants and town if you want to go
Read more reviews

7. Beach Happy Port A Condo (from USD 179)

Jim and Chuma of SWAY Vacation Homes host this one-bedroom condominium in the Island Retreat community of Port Aransas. Four guests can comfortably sleep in this beachfront property with a nice view of the ocean. There is a fully stocked kitchen, as well as a breakfast bar. The residential complex features a couple of swimming pools, picnic areas, tennis courts, and many more. The condo is within walking distance to some of Port Aransas’s finest bars, restaurants, activities, and shops.

BEACH HAPPY *Balcony View *Beachfront *Brand New!
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
29 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the condo was in "new" condition nicely furnished and very comfortable with all needed amenities
beautiful decor every kitchen/ bath item you could possibly need and an awesome view
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean and beautifully decorated
it was super clean very stylish and thoughtfully put together
the condo is very tastefully decorated end extremely clean
my daughter and i really enjoyed our stay the space was just the right size and nice and clean
Host:
amazing stay the hosts were so accommodating
jim and chuma are great and very accomodating hosts who were easy to communicate with
very friendly and considerate
Location:
great location beautiful small apartment
clean neat place to stay with easy beach access a short walk away
Read more reviews

8. Sea Section (from USD 181)

John hosts this two-bedroom home in Port Aransas that is an ideal place to stay for families or groups of six. Named Sea Section, the property is six blocks from the beach and is a short walk to the best stores and restaurants in town. The pier and the jetty fishing area are close to the rental as well. Featured in the home are free Wi-Fi, cable television, basic cooking tools, a washer and dryer, and a grill. Guests have access to the community pool as well.

NEW 2 BEDROOM BUNGALOW. YOUR NEXT COZY GETAWAY!
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
16 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfortable and there were plenty of outlets for charging mobile devices
Cleanliness:
this place was great the accommodations were clean stylish and everything we were looking for
john's place was beautiful and clean and very close to the beach
great location and super clean home
Host:
host was very responsive would recommend
communication with the host was quick efficient and courteous
Location:
great place with good access to beach (<10 min walk)
an easy walk to the beach and close to restaurants and other amenities
comfortable and well-equipped villa easy walk to the beach and just a few steps from the community pool
enjoyed an entire month at this wonderfully location
great location for beach lovers really clean space
Read more reviews

9. Elegant home with space aplenty (from USD 279)

This stylish and elegant property is new construction and has everything you need for a comfortable stay, including four bedrooms, an equipped kitchen with a dining area, and a living room are combined. Guests can enjoy spending days at the beach and evenings unwinding on the comfortable leather L-shaped sofa in the living room. Cooking a feast is easy, thanks to the inclusion of a microwave, stove, oven, and dishwasher. This property is ideal for socializing. There is also free parking at the property.

Surf House
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
73 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great space everything we needed to be comfortable
this house was amazing there was plenty of room for our group to spread out or gather together
the shower was amazing tvs in almost every room my kids loved it
modern and very comfortable
Cleanliness:
clean and comfortable
beautiful place and very clean
walters house was great nice clean house
house is super clean and very nice
very clean and spacious perfect for our group of people
Host:
walter was a great host
walter is a great host and this property was much better than i expected
overall great experience and great host planning on coming back
loved the home and loved walter very clean home and very helpful host
communication with the host was fabulous
Location:
very nice close to beach good location
great place close to everything
great house in a great location
great and comfortable place close to the beach
beautiful on the inside and walking distance to everything you need
Read more reviews

10. Open-plan property with boardwalk access and a kitchenette (from USD 122)

At this Port Aransas Airbnb on the beach, you’ll find two full-sized beds and an additional sleeper sofa, meaning that up to six people can comfortably stay here. We love the open-plan design of this property and the small but functional kitchenette. Inside the kitchen, you’ll find a microwave and stove which will give you added flexibility in terms of self-catering. A flat-screen television is installed and guests can have access to the onsite pool, picnic tables, and beach boardwalk. The property is decorated in soft natural colours that feel welcoming and charming.

BEACH BUNGALOW *Boardwalk to the Beach *2 Pools
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
90 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
super clean loved the beachy decor
nice comfortable and very clean
very clean well stocked with everything you need and decorated beautifully
great little place supper clean
Host:
host was super easy to communicate with
the host also provided a great list of recommended places to visit in the area
our hosts were prompt to answer and so friendly and nice
Location:
location is great - very short walk to beach
great location and place to stay
nice touch the location was great as well
it’s super close to the beach and has a great pool and outdoor area
easy walk to the beach would stay here again
Read more reviews

11. The Gulf Street Cottage (from USD 126)

When vacationing in Port Aransas with your family of five, one of the best places to stay in the area is this cottage on South Gulf Street hosted by Justin. The modest, beach-vibe home comes with two bedrooms, a fully functional kitchen, a washer and dryer, and televisions with Netflix and Amazon in all rooms. If you prefer to get by using a six-seater golf cart, you can pre-arrange this with the owner. The property is situated close to Alister, an area where you’ll find an array of restaurants, bars, and quirky shops. The beach and the ferry terminal are both within walking distance from here too.

The Gulf Street Cottage
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
141 reviews
Entire cottage 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved that there were 3 tvs for each room
love having tvs available in each room
all of the beds were very comfortable
cute and cozy home with all the amenities included clean and comfortable and we look forward to another visit
the beach is only blocks away too the kitchen had everything we needed and they offered great coffee
Cleanliness:
very clean and stylish
very clean and cozy
very clean and very welcoming
nice updated and clean place
the house is extremely clean and updated
Host:
justin was a wonderful host
amazing host quick at responding
justin was very responsive and kind
justin was very accommodating and helpful
justin was an excellent host and was very accommodating and responsive
Location:
great place and location
location is really great and close to the beach
place is in a perfect central location for everything
great price and great location
adorable house close to the beach
Read more reviews

12. La Perla (from USD 160)

For couples or a group of three, La Perla is a cottage hosted by Anne that is suitable for you. This private casita in the old town is within walking distance from restaurants and other major attractions in Port Aransas. The unit has been recently overhauled after a hurricane, and the interior takes inspiration from the arts and culture of Tulum, Mexico. A full kitchen, a television, a drip coffee maker, a hammock chair, and a grill are some of the amenities provided at the property. Dogs are welcome for 10 USD per night.

La Perla - private casita in old town Port A
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
187 reviews
Entire cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
appreciated the satellite tv and internet
the bed was comfortable the furnishings are very nice and the outdoor space is great
so comfortable especially traveling with our fur babies
dining on the patio table with the evening breeze was perfect
walked to the beach the cottage is super cozy
Cleanliness:
super clean and zen space
it was very clean and comfortable
it was very clean & had everything we needed
comfy bed clean house excellent yard
the bed was very comfortable very clean
Host:
anne was a great host and responded quickly when we had questions
anne was available every time i called and was very helpful with the various questions i had
host is very responsive we will be booking again
anne is a gracious host
by the way the bed is extremely comfortable and the owner did not skimp on linens
Location:
the location is ideal
cute spot and a great location to everything very cute rental in the spanish village
great location and great stay
the location was just perfect as it was close to everything
location was perfect and easily within walking distance of a great meal
Read more reviews

13. Artistic cottage with kitchenette and outdoor grill (from USD 123)

Tucked away in an artistic area, you’ll find this absolute gem. Lovingly decorated and turned into a rental property, guests will share a large yard area with the owner of a pottery studio. Inside Tin Cottage by the Sea, you’ll find everything you need as a single or couple travelers. There is a queen-sized bed with a small kitchenette area equipped with a microwave, stove, and a coffee maker. There is also an outdoor grill available for cooking. The beach is close to the property and all of the local amenities are within walking distance.

Tin Cottage by the Sea
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
252 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we also enjoyed dining outside on her quiet table
might well be described as an efficiency unit but certainly offers much more that a hotel room
Cleanliness:
unit was exceptionally clean with excellent towels and linen provided
very clean comfortable and nicely decorated
the bed was clean and comfortable
it was very clean and cute
the room was clean and brenda thought of everything
Host:
brenda was a wonderful host
she was very friendly and accommodating
thank you again brenda for being an outstanding host
brenda was a wonderful attentive host
brenda was a wonderful host and made us feel very welcome
Location:
quiet private beautiful close to everything
great place really good location
within walking distance to a number of good restautants
it is a wonderful location where you can walk to town or the beach
easy beach access and close to the hub of night life
Read more reviews

14. Unique urban camping with all home essentials (from USD 87)

This adorable urban campground Port Aransas vacation rental has a bohemian and relaxed feel. Imagine waking up in your cozy wooden style one-bedroom property, yurt, or tent at the camp in comfort. Each of the options includes all linen, air conditioners, mini-fridges, and electrical outlets. To us, this is much more than camping, it’s glamping. The site is in an excellent location and how both communal bathroom facilities and pool. There is free parking onsite for guests.

Camp Coyoacan Tent Bungalow #11
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
220 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was a great deck and pool area as well
would have been better if it had heater
very nice amenities - great showers too
we also enjoyed the pool and outdoor games like corn hole
the pool was so nice at night and the cabins were cold with comfortable beds
Cleanliness:
bathrooms clean and easy access
super clean bathroom and showers
quite clean an quirky l
rooms pool & bathroom were all very clean
i was impressed on the cleanliness of the rooms and bathrooms
Host:
the staff is very friendly and helpful
the staff is very friendly and helpful
the staff are super nice are friendly
great staff and awesome common areas to hang out swim and have fun
staff and guests alike were friendly and respectful
Location:
the location is great and in walking distance to restaurants and the beach
so charming and awesome location we will be back
great convenient location next to the beach and restaurants
there was a pool the location is super close to the beach and restaurants
camp coyocan is a great place to stay in port aransas
Read more reviews

15. Family-friendly property with pool and spa access (from USD 142)

This newly furnished Port Aransas rental on Airbnb is fantastic as a family vacation rental or for a group of friends. It has one bedroom and one bathroom, with additional sleeping options consisting of a sleeper- sofa in the living room. The property is located in a quiet area and is just a short walk from the beach. Suitable for children the shared pool and spa areas offers lots of opportunities for playtime. Meanwhile, adults can enjoy cooking in the kitchen, using the WiFi, making a barbecue on the charcoal grill, or watching the cable television.

"R" Coastal Casa
Port Aransas, Texas, United States
141 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the covered patio space is equiped with comfortable chairs to enjoy the patio even when raining
the boys also enjoyed the comfortable guest bed/pull-out couch
the amenities were great: dishwasher fridge washer and dryer stove coffee pot outdoor shower and pool restroom
nice amenities and private pool w/hot tub
bed is comfortable and so was the pull out bed in the couch
Cleanliness:
clean with great flow
very clean and well-decorated
wards place was very clean
very clean comfortable and cozy casita
the casa was very clean and nice
Host:
hosts were super responsive
the hosts were very kind
the hosts were hospitable and thoughtful
the host was very responsive and accommodating
the owners were very available for any questions or help we needed
Location:
perfect location 2 minute drive to beach
i recommend this location for others
it was a great location
great location and hosts
cute comfortable clean and close to the beach
Read more reviews

Stay well in Port Aransas

Get ready to celebrate because we think that, maybe, just maybe you’ve found your ideal holiday destination in this list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Port Aransas in Texas. All you need to do is book. Hey Presto!

Frequently asked questions about Airbnbs in Port Aransas

1. Which Airbnbs in Port Aransas are good for families?

This bright property with gym and pool access, this delightful and unique property with a community pool, and this tiny house with a huge view are the Airbnbs in Port Aransas that are good for families.

2. Which Airbnbs in Port Aransas have a kitchen?

If you wish to stay at an Airbnb in Port Aransas that has a kitchen, check out this family-friendly property with pool and spa access, this ideal property for large groups with access to pools, and this fantastic pet-friendly accommodation.

3. Which Airbnbs in Port Aransas have a pool?

Stay cool and refreshed in Port Aransas, and book any of these Airbnbs that have a swimming pool: a unique urban camping with all home essentials, an open-plan property with boardwalk access and a kitchenette, and an ideal property for 12 guests.

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our privacy policy for more information on how we use your data

Still Need Travel Insurance?

You can buy and claim online, even after you've left home. Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from 140 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.

*5% off when you book with our promo code: TRIP101

*For our Canadian and US travellers, unfortunately due to financial services laws, we cannot provide a discount. This promotional code cannot be used with any other discount offer, including World Nomads Members’ discount for travel insurance policy holders.

A full-time global wanderer and volunteer. Strong compass leading to random and remote pockets of Earth; exploring jungles, abandoned villages and the open seas. Passionate about documenting on my...Read more

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore Port Aransas
Good things are meant to be shared!