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About Rockport, Texas

When the residents of San Antonio look for a quick getaway, they usually head south to the Gulf of Mexico. It’s only two and half hours of freeway. One of their favorite vacation destinations is Rockport, Texas. Rockport is located at the very tip of Live Oak Peninsula and ideally situated for restful relaxation.  

A key benchmark when looking for a place to go on vacation is to see if the residents of that state visit. Well, if that’s the case, Rockport is one place to plan on visiting. Like most coastal towns and cities, Rockport originally began as a slaughterhouse for cattle. Now, that’s romantic, uh? However, people have to eat and that was Rockport’s industry until ship building and fishing took over as the primary industries to support the locals. By the 1890’s, the tourism and resort trade began to flourish and in 1890, Rockport was illuminated by electric lights for the first time. The modern age was introduced!

Today, Rockport is a popular tourist destination for its access to various forms of marine recreation such as boating, fishing, duck hunting, swimming, bird watching, and seafood. The city's largest public beach, Rockport Beach Park offers a wide variety of events and activities to have fun including a playground and two beach pavilions. Ranked in The 100 Best Small Art Towns of America, and recognized among the top retirement spots in the nation by America's Best Places to Retire, Rockport is a wonderful place to live and visit alike.

When tourism is the chief industry in any town, there are several givens; good food, lots of shopping, things to do, places to go and people to see. Rockport is no different. There are restaurants in abundance with many of them being locally owned and operated. Fresh seafood makes the ambience and flavor even better. The beach is awesome. Because Rockport is on a peninsula, the sunrises and the sunsets are spectacular.

In addition, the city hosts several fairs and expositions each year including the Oyster Fest, Seafair, and a Wine Festival. There are also historic sites such as the Fulton Mansion, and a heritage district and aquarium in downtown Rockport that offers a friendly and fun shopping and restaurant environment next to Rockport Harbor.

Having mentioned all of these reasons for visiting Rockport on vacation, let me ask you this-why wouldn’t you want to come visit? You will be glad that you did.

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Coral Cottage

Sweet Magnolia

Made in the Shade RP808

Sand Piper

Jewel's Peace of Paradise

A Wave From It All

Barefoot Pelican

Blue Wave

Coast Oaks Cottage 2

Coast Oaks Cottage 5

Coast Oaks Cottage 3

Coast Oaks Cottage 6

Coast Oaks Cottage 1

Coast Oaks Cottage 4

Heron Hideaway

Summer Wind Cottage

Baydream Believer

Sea La Vie 913RPAB

Pelican Paradise 913RPA

Shell By The Sea 913RPB

Joys Beach House

Joys Beach Cottage

Bay Breeze

Bayhouse Condo

Wade Into Life

Dock Holiday

ChaMingo

Mermaid's Landing

Fishtastic SP103

Under The Sea SP107

Set Sail SP167

Fulton Breeze SP171

Birds Eye View SP163

Sunshine and Flip Flops SP114

Casa Grande SP131

Ahoy Matey SP151

Anchors Away 159SP

10th Street Retreat

Sandy Beach Retreat

Agarita Shores

Turtle Cove

Dolphin Deck OR120

Pelican Reef OR104

Rock Aransas Retreat OR199

Reel Inn Relax

Copano Breeze

Fishin and Jamin 227RP

Casas Coastal Experience Cabin A

Casas Coastal Experience Cabin B

Casas Coastal Experience Cabin C

Captains Quarters

The Crabhouse RP462

Copano Hooked

Baydream

Soggy Pollards

Estes Oasis

Royal Estes

A Wave From It All RRYC22

Tranquil Bay RRYC50

Adventure House RRYC17

Casa de Flip Flops

Bayfront Kontiki 705

Bayfront Kontiki 704

Clifton Cottage 6031RPE

Sea Point 6031RPA

Pier Heaven 6031ABC

Muizenberg 6031RPB

The Cape 6031RPD

Simons Town 6031RPC

Cape Town 6031RPG

The Cape House 6031RPF

Fantasy Oaks Lodge

Egery Island Dream

Seashell Memories

Fisherman's Inn

Bayside Getaway

The Great Escape

Copano Bay Retreat

Whispering Breezes at Windy Hill

Fishermans Hideout