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Miles and miles of beach

There are various beach access points from within Padre Island National Seashore and points north... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bwanderer1
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Everett, Washington
Corpus Christi and Beaches

So many beaches you can visit when you're in Corpus Christi. Some are quiet and some are very... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2017
Solodam J
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Scenic drive from Downtown Corpus Christi along Ocean Drive with gorgeous views of the bay.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are various beach access points from within Padre Island National Seashore and points north, heading up route 361 to Point Aransas, with beach access at various points along the way. We found the beaches to be wide, vast, and lightly populated during the offseason....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed June 14, 2018

You have to turn off the main road to get onto the beach. Good to know how to drive on the sand, and what to do if you get stuck. Good to know where to park and how the tide can come in and destroy...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank djfluth
Reviewed April 19, 2018

We loved this beach! The waves are so pretty and we enjoyed the quiet atmosphere in September. Be sure to bring plenty of towels because the sand gets EVERYWHERE!

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank jsk219
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

I took my family on this drive cause it was cold. You need to know going in that you are not driving along beaches on this drive. You need to turn off in order to find beaches. We found this drive quite unspectacular. I'd post...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Rock_Debod
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Have been living in Corpus Christi for 30+ years and have no desire to make a change thanks to the easy access to fishing and the clean beaches

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed October 23, 2017

So many beaches you can visit when you're in Corpus Christi. Some are quiet and some are very crowded. You can drive your car from one beach to another during the ebb tide. Almost all the beaches are free parking. There are so many water...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Solodam J
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Beautiful beaches , clean with abundant of wild life. Restrooms and showers right on the beach . Access road 2 has free parking other wise u have to have a beach permit. Great place to camp ,watch the sun set or rise. Beautiful!!

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Trish B
Reviewed June 27, 2016

The beach used to be full of trash and broken glass bottles. Now it is clean and very kid friendly. Though it is nice, it can get overcrowded quickly.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Mel P
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Loved how easy it was to access because i have trouble with walking. I was really worried I wouldn't be able to make it to the beach with my family but we could and did drive right up and get out on the beach. We...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank wkin4kids
Reviewed June 27, 2016

We planned our trip to Corpus Christi way back in January . We were so excited because we love the beach and usually go to Galveston. The last time we went to Galveston though the beaches were covered in smelly seaweed so we decided to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Michelle H
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
Have not been to FL., On a normal day. We have clear waters. Depends on the wind.
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