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Kemah
Kemah has a boardwalk with amusement park rides, waterfront restaurants and shopping. Take a boat ride on the bay, or a carriage ride through town. There are also walking tours through the historic, haunted Kemah Light House District. The family-friendly city is halfway between Houston and Galveston.

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Sailaway Clear Lake Charters
Sailaway Clear Lake Charters
Owner description: Your Sailing Adventure Aboard Sailaway cat is designed to provide you with a unique sailing adventure that is relaxing and enjoyable and can be designed to meet your specific... more Owner description: Your Sailing Adventure Aboard Sailaway cat is designed to provide you with a unique sailing adventure that is relaxing and enjoyable and can be designed to meet your specific requirements. The duration of a cruise can be from two to four hours. You are welcome to take part in the sailing of the vessel or you can just sit back relax and enjoy the sound of the wind and water. ...choose your own adventure...Sailaway cat can provide it all. You are cordially invited to indulge yourselves in a custom mini vacation aboard Sailaway cat.Whatever your desires, Sailaway cat will provide the sail of a lifetime. The itinerary and the pace are yours to decide.Sailaway cat is perfect for birthday parties, casual corporate events, or even just the casual family picnic! With an 18 feet beam and 30 feet length, the Sailaway cat is wide and comfortable. She has a spacious trampoline and great large cockpit for all occasions. Your cruise comes with owner operator licensed Master Captain Matt Ceviker to take you anywhere you want, and can serve the food you bring. Evening cruises are scheduled so sunset occurs approximately halfway through your cruise.Sailaway cat Catamaran is a 30' performance catamaran with 18’beam designed with safety and comfort in mind, and capable of speeds over 10 knots under sail, which should excite even the most experienced sailors. There's plenty of room on Sailaway cat's deck or sunning or lounging while sipping cool refreshments.Corporate outings:Whether it's incentives and team building events or award ceremonies or after a long seminar. What better way to promote good relations than with a corporate sailing cruise. A time to put your cell phone down for a while and enjoy planning your goals and how to get there, all with a clear mind and a relaxed body. Perfect for your next move!Why not go on Sailaway cat with your staff or coworkers and enjoy an Out of the Office Experience instead?Parties:Private parties aboard the Sailaway cat Catamaran can be tailored to suit the needs and liking of your group. Create a unique experience for your special occasion while enjoying relaxing sail served by your experienced and friendly crew. For a once in a lifetime experience there is nothing more special!Enjoy your chosen drink while you listen to the famous island sounds, relax will do the rest. With a 12 passenger capacity, over 500 square feet of above deck the Sailaway cat is the perfect vessel for your special occasions. less
Attraction type: Ferries/ Boats
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Stingray Reef
Stingray Reef
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Boardwalk Beast
Boardwalk Beast
Attraction type: Scenic Drives
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Old Tyme Photos
Old Tyme Photos
Owner description: Old Tyme Photos is a family-owned and operated photography studio located in the Lighthouse District right here in KEMAH, TX. With hundreds of fantastic costumes, beautiful sets... more Owner description: Old Tyme Photos is a family-owned and operated photography studio located in the Lighthouse District right here in KEMAH, TX. With hundreds of fantastic costumes, beautiful sets and a great atmosphere, you're sure to treasure your keepsake photographs for a lifetime.Our photographer will take plenty of shots in different poses. You choose the prints you like best. Your photos are ready in minutes. less
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Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Battleship Texas State Historic Site(La Porte)
Owner description: Spend The Night Aboard The Battleship TEXAS!That's right. You and a group of friends can actually spend the night aboard this huge Battleship. Sleep where the actual sailors who... more Owner description: Spend The Night Aboard The Battleship TEXAS!That's right. You and a group of friends can actually spend the night aboard this huge Battleship. Sleep where the actual sailors who lived on her bunked down for the night.Battleship TEXAS was commissioned in 1914 and is the only surviving US Navy ship to have served in both WW I and WW II. The Battleship TEXAS become the Nations first Battleship museum on 21 April 1948. Located at the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site in La Porte, Texas (just out side of Houston, TX). We are open daily to the public 7 days a week from 10am - 5:30pm. The ship is under the care of Texas Parks and Wildlife. The Battleship Texas Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which works closely with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) for the preservation, restoration and presentation of the world's last dreadnought-type battleship, the historic Battleship TEXAS. The BTF sponsors the Overnight Education program where we host any group size from 15 up to 78 people, from the Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, Schools, Church Youth Groups, US Naval Sea Cadets, NJROTC, ROTC units, and any other interested parties. That's right. You and a group of friends can actually spend the night aboard this huge Battleship. Sleep where the actual sailors who lived on her bunked down for the night. less
Attraction type: National Parks; Ships
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Opus Bistro
Opus Bistro
Ranked #1 of 65 Restaurants in Kemah
Price: $20 - $25
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
T-Bone Tom's Meat Market
T-Bone Tom's Meat Market
Ranked #2 of 65 Restaurants in Kemah
Price: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Steakhouse
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Starbucks
Ranked #3 of 65 Restaurants in Kemah
Bakkhus taverna
Bakkhus taverna
Ranked #4 of 65 Restaurants in Kemah
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Late Night
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Amadeus Italian Restaurant and Piano Bar
Ranked #5 of 65 Restaurants in Kemah
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

A White Texas Pelican
A White Texas Pelican
$85 - $250
Ranked #4 of 6 Kemah B&B and Inns

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Rock House
Rock House
$225 - $425
Ranked #1 of 10 Hotels in Harbour Island
Runaway Hill Club
Runaway Hill Club
$180 - $325
Ranked #2 of 10 Hotels in Harbour Island

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Clipper House Inn
Clipper House Inn
$99 - $299
Ranked #1 of 6 Kemah B&B and Inns
Boardwalk Inn
3.0 of 5
Boardwalk Inn
$122 - $551
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Kemah
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Kemah Escape
Kemah Escape
$150 - $195
Ranked #2 of 6 Kemah B&B and Inns
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

The Dunmore
4.0 of 5 The Dunmore
$558 - $921
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Dunmore Town
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Pink Sands
4.0 of 5
Pink Sands
$612 - $974
Ranked #6 of 10 Hotels in Harbour Island
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.