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Port Aransas Beach

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Address: Port Aransas, TX
Phone Number: 361-290-0414
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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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Diane

Took a late afternoon walk on the beach, very clean and sand had been smoothed over. No over flowing trash cans nor litter!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took a late afternoon walk on the beach, very clean and sand had been smoothed over. No over flowing trash cans nor litter!

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Thank Diane C
Pflugerville, Texas
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was packed with people. But everyone was nice and friendly. No mosquitoes right now. That's a plus. The water is clean. I didn't see any jellyfish.

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Thank SuzHuff1961
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed a few days and enjoyed the beach. The restaurants are pretty good for beach fare. I recommend Shells, La Playa (sit inside), MacDaddy's Family BBQ and Coffee Waves for morning coffee or gelato. The retail shops are all the same. Don't go unless you forgot something at home.

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Thank Carrie G
Spring Branch, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hard to find words to explain how great we feel after absorbing all these fabulous things of nature all for free!

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I would have to recommend you get here early , get your beach pass at the local gas station first. the beach can fill up pretty fast as the day starts up, so bring your coolers and food. and just stay for the entire day. make sure you use your sun screen every 30 min so you do not burn.... More 

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Austin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We know how Texas beaches are- it just seems like the beach areas around port A are not kept very clean- a lot of fishing line, plastic trash, and dead things. The portapotties were shockingly ok though!

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Thank Duck3825
San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Water was great-a little warm but better than freezing. Clean beaches! Had a great vacation! We stayed at Port Royal. Great pool but needs a little upkeep.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Beach was a beach.... Warm sand.... Warm breeze.... Warm water. Lots and lots of people. Swimming was good. Lots of easy access. For as many people present the beach was very clean where we set up shop. Watching the Brown Pelicans dive for fish was a bonus.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not crystal clear like Florida but not as muddy as Galveston, and somedays it is clear all the way to shore. City of Port A always keeps the beach clean. Besides you can't catch waves for your board in the Florida gulf

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This has been one of the best vacations we have ever taken! We have loved every minute! Beautiful beach - clean, cool, and just plain awesome!

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