Known as the center of the world’s oil refining facilities, Port Arthur also nestles on the shores of Sabine Lake and beaches along the Gulf of Mexico coast, showcasing its natural beauty for visitors to behold. Be it travel for business, for nature, or for family fun, the accommodations in Port Arthur offer the best location, amenities for easy access to most of the fun lakeside activities such as fishing, boating, bird-watching, shopping and historic districts nearby, and many options for additional fun. Here are some recommendations of hotels and private homes for you to choose from when you begin planning your next visit:
1. TownePlace Suites by Marriott
Just minutes away from companies such as Motiva, BASF, Huntsman, Valero, Chevron, Dupont, OCI, Exxon Mobil, & Total, this accommodation is ideal for business travelers. Leisure travelers will be happy with the shopping that is within walking distance - the Central Mall, Lowe’s, Ross, WalMart, BestBuy, etc.
TownePlace Suites by Marriott
Address: 2700 Port Plaza Drive, Port Arthur, TX
Price: from 170 USD
2. Suburban Extended Stay Hotel
Located off US highway 69, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel of Tampa is close to the Al Lopez Park, The Art Institute of Tampa and International Plaza and Bay Street. Raymond James Stadium, Tampa Stadium and West Shore Plaza are also all within a 10-minute drive. Babe Didrikson Zaharias Memorial Golf Course is 3.9 km (2.4 mies) away. Fully equipped with a kitchenette, free Wi-Fi, and flat-screen cable TV, this hotel is also rated for the best value in Port Arthur!
Suburban Extended Stay Hotel
Address: 6900 Memorial Boulevard, Port Arthur, TX
Price: from 69 USD
3. Hampton Inn
Pleasure Island, Sabine, McFadden, and Texas Point National Wildlife Refuges are only about seven-minutes away from this accommodation. If you like, you may also choose to visit the Sabine Pass Battleground State Historical Park or visit the Southeast Texas Musical Heritage Museum and Museum of the Gulf Coast.
Address: 7660 Memorial Blvd., Port Arthur, TX
Price: from 170 USD
4. Three Rivers Inn & Suites
This accommodation houses a gazebo with a grill located behind the hotel, which allows you to relax and have a little private get together. It has its own fitness center, business center and laundry facilities, convenient and yet homely.
Three Rivers Inn & Suites
Address: 2015 Hwy 73, Port Arthur, TX
Price: from 72 USD
5. Comfort Inn & Suites
The Comfort Inn Port Arthur Hotel is located in the historic site of Port Arthur. You can explore the area to discover the history of the 19th-century penal settlement occupying 40 hectares (99 acres) of forested area and gardens. You will find nearby an array of restored and ruined buildings dating back to the time when Port Arthur was a popular prison for convicts.
Comfort Inn & Suites
Address: 7800 Memorial Blvd., Port Arthur, TX
Price: from 129 USD
6. Mainstay Inn & Suites
Ford Park, Pleasure Island, Central Mall Port Arthur, Babe Zaharias Golf Course, Sabine Lake, and Texas Antique Trail are all easily accessible from this 3-star hotel. All rooms are non-smoking with kitchenettes, and pets are allowed with a fee.
Mainstay Inn & Suites
Address: 7648 Memorial Blvd., Port Arthur, TX
Price: from 79 USD
7. La Quinta Inn & Suites
This hotel offers numerous amenities including free Wi-Fi, a free Bright Side Breakfast and more. Guests can enjoy stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico and the Sabine Lake, and visit dozens of restaurants such as the Casa Ole Restaurant & Catering and Texas Roadhouse.
La Quinta Inn & Suites
Address: 7540 Memorial Blvd, Port Arthur, TX
Price: from 97 USD
Private apartments are closer to the lakeside, and you will enjoy the stay with a homely environment.
8. Sabine Lake Lodge
Consider living on the Pleasure Island with a stunning view, beautiful architecture and well-designed interior? Sabine Lake Lodge is ideal for your stay in a home away from home. It is a 4 hectare (10 acre) waterfront estate fisherman’s paradise, overlooking Sabine Lake bordering Texas. A stretch of 15 meter (50 foot) lighted fishing pier for the best trout and redfish fishery on the Gulf Coast is here, and you may even go about fishing with world class fishing guides on board if you engage them before going out.
Sabine Lake Lodge
Price: from 367 USD
Number of Guests: up to 8
9. Colorful Artist Cottage in Old Town
Summer’s home is located in the historic district Beaumont; it is a 1945 Craftsman-style cottage fully updated with every modern amenity. As Summer is an artist, you will get to enjoy her artistic collections inside her home and her great hosting while exploring the historic district at Beaumont.
Colorful Artist Cottage in Old Town
Price: from 79 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Stay, dine and enjoy
Not to forget the Cajun taste from Texas, you will sure find this cuisine in the restaurants of these accommodation. Port Arthur is where the land and sea meet; nature and modernity merge to produce a unique identity and outlook. Fishing, boating, and birdwatching are made easy from wherever you stay, as Sabine Lake and beaches along the Gulf of Mexico coast are where these accommodations are located. Port Arthur’s accommodation is ideal for business travelers and also for family fun; you will find a home away from home.