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Address: Port Aransas, TX
Phone Number: 361-290-0414
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Activities: Swimming, Kayaking
Description: Public beach on Port Aransas that is clean, has a lifeguard and has...
Public beach on Port Aransas that is clean, has a lifeguard and has car-free locations.
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Loved the beach

The grandkids loved the beach here. The three year old loved seeing the jellyfish the sea gulls and the pelicans he picked up a jelly fish thank goodness it didn't sting him but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

The first day we went there just to look around and walk me and my mom we were walking and the sand was sinking under our toes. So we would keep walking well she flopped down in the water and then me so the kids figured that if we were going to be wet then hey why not we all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Port Aransas is a great place to go and had fun at the beach drinking our favorite adult beverages, going out and cooling off in the water, then back under the canopy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

The grandkids loved the beach here. The three year old loved seeing the jellyfish the sea gulls and the pelicans he picked up a jelly fish thank goodness it didn't sting him but we had lots of discussions about picking up things and later watched for them he loved getting the shells. Probably would go here again

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Fort Lauderdale
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Being able to have your vehicle close by on this expansive beach was wonderful! Reasonably clean, not too crowded during the week. Had fun

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Mount Pleasant, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We went to PA because it was one of the closest beaches to us, and we just wanted to relax at a beach for a few days. We had stayed in this area 13 years ago and loved it. It just depends on what you're looking for. It's not a great beach for sea shells and the sand is pretty... More 

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Wellington, Kansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Not as clean as mustang island state park. We were able to park on the beach and didn't see anything that said we had to pay. There were some tar balls on the beach that stained our feet and flip flops.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Love the beaches the are supppppper pretty there is dolphins and sea turtle every where over all it is a great exprence!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

So beautiful here, not a "party" atmosphere, although fun. Water is clear and beaches can have vehicles drive up to them.

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We just had a large family reunion and all met at port A. We went to the beach every day and had a great time. Beware of the jellyfish. They wash up on the shore a lot during the early evening hours but Can be seen randomly throughout the day.

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Katy, Texas
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

The beach is very clean...no trash or seaweed...I hoped the water would have been a bit more clear, but overall...I would recommend it and would go back!

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Address: Port Aransas, TX
Phone Number: 361-290-0414
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas

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