Vacation Rentals in South Padre Island

Vacation Rentals in South Padre Island

Start comparing over 97935 rentals in South Padre Island and book at the best price!

Find offers

Free cancellation
Vacation house
Vacation apartment
Pool
Internet
Pets allowed
4.0
& higher

Popular Vacation Rentals in South Padre Island

from
$110
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with garden and jacuzzi as well as pool
6 pers.2 bedrooms0.6mi to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.8
(9 reviews)
from
$52
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with balcony
6 pers.2 bedrooms250yd to the beach
3.8
(180 reviews)
from
$120
per night
Vacation rental for 8 people, with pool and garden as well as view
8 pers.3 bedrooms0.6mi to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.8
(25 reviews)
Show all

Vacation rentals with free cancellation

from
$130
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with view and pool
4 pers.1 bedroom11ft²850yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.5
(5 reviews)
from
$359
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with pool and jacuzzi as well as balcony
6 pers.2 bedrooms1,023ft²850yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
3.5
(32 reviews)
from
$724
per night
Vacation rental for 16 people, with view and balcony
16 pers.4 bedrooms2,250ft²200yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
3.8
(20 reviews)
Show all

Vacation Rentals in South Padre Island

from
$84
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people
6 pers.0.8mi to the beach
4.5
(7 reviews)
from
$189
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with balcony and pool as well as view
6 pers.3 bedrooms0.7mi to the beach
4.5
(7 reviews)
from
$91
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with view and pool as well as terrace, with pets
4 pers.2 bedrooms969ft²40yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.2
(30 reviews)
from
$350
per night
Vacation rental for 10 people, with pool and balcony, with pets
10 pers.5 bedrooms0.6mi to the beach
4.6
(67 reviews)
from
$100
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with pool and garden as well as jacuzzi
6 pers.2 bedrooms0.6mi to the beach
4.8
(5 reviews)
from
$66
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with jacuzzi and pool as well as balcony
6 pers.2 bedrooms936ft²150yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.7
(25 reviews)
Show all

Pet-friendly Vacation Rentals

from
$75
per night
Vacation rental for 3 people, with pool and balcony, with pets
3 pers.1 bedroom600yd to the beach
4.2
(6 reviews)
from
$109
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with pool and jacuzzi, child-friendly
2 pers.1 bedroom300yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
3.8
(800 reviews)
from
$74
per night
Vacation rental for 3 people, with pool and balcony, with pets
3 pers.1 bedroom600yd to the beach
3.6
(7 reviews)
Show all

Vacation Rentals with Pool

from
$50
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with terrace and pool
4 pers.2 bedrooms0ft²0.6mi to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.5
(28 reviews)
from
$64
per night
Vacation rental for 2 people, with jacuzzi and pool
2 pers.1 bedroom527ft²0.6mi to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.0
(27 reviews)
from
$49
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with balcony and view as well as pool
4 pers.1 bedroom689ft²850yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.1
(27 reviews)
Show all

Vacation Rentals with Internet

from
$103
per night
Vacation rental for 4 people, with jacuzzi and garden
4 pers.1 bedroom0.6mi to the beach
4.7
(18 reviews)
from
$275
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with view and pool as well as terrace
6 pers.2 bedrooms775ft²350yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.1
(28 reviews)
from
$100
per night
Vacation rental for 6 people, with pool and balcony as well as jacuzzi
6 pers.2 bedrooms11ft²200yd to the beach
FREE cancellation
4.2
(43 reviews)
Show all

Find Vacation Rentals in South Padre Island

Map

Highlights South Padre Island

  • Schlitterbahn Waterpark
  • Historic Port Isabel
  • Laguna Madre Nature Trail
  • Beach at Isla Blanca
  • Wildlife at Sea Turtle Inc

Most popular in South Padre Island

Pool 70
Internet 89
Pets allowed 14
Balcony/Terrace 66
TV 90
Air conditioning 62

Other property types in South Padre Island that might be interesting:

Prices and availability

Prices

December
January
February
March
April
May
$450
Average price per week

Availabilities

December
January
February
March
April
May
69 %
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation Rentals in South Padre Island

Find a Family Beach House at South Padre Island

Whether you're flying in for Spring Break or planning a tranquil family vacation by the sea, you'll find no shortage of beach house options on South Padre Island. Most of these coastal properties feature direct access to the beach, along with spacious terraces, barbecue areas, car ports, and essentials like ironing boards, washing machines, and wi-fi internet.

Find Somewhere a Little More Compact

If you don't need the space provided by a beach house, there are also plenty of smaller vacation rental options in South Padre Island. For instance, you'll find beach condos with roomy apartments and access to pools, as well as apartments near the coast which feature amenities like gyms, large flat-screen TVs, and balconies with gorgeous views of the Gulf.

Holiday in South Padre Island

Orientation

A Classic American Vacation Destination

Famous for its Spring Break celebrations, South Padre Island is a magnet for sun-seekers on the Texas coast. A long barrier island which stretches for miles along the Gulf Coast, Padre Island is fringed with sandy coast and enjoys months of solid sunshine every year.

Getting to Know South Padre Island

As the name suggests, the actual resort of South Padre Island is located right at the southern tip of the island, which is mainly protected as a State Park. The vacation rental properties in town are strung out along the shore and sea coast of the island, and none will be more than a few hundred meters from the sea.

Getting to South Padre Island

The closest major airport is Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport. After you touch down in Brownsville, just drive or take a shuttle across the Queen Isabella Causeway to reach the resort.

Activities in South Padre Island

An Incredible Beach Destination

South Padre Island has become a famous beach resort in recent years thanks to its endless beaches and fine weather. There aren't many better places on the Texan Gulf Coast to sunbathe, swim or enjoy water sports.

A Great Party Destination

While Spring Break is easily the busiest couple of weeks every year, South Padre Island has great nightlife almost all year round. Bars like Clayton's or Coral Reef Lounge are always great places to unwind by the Gulf.

An Excellent Fishing Destination

If ocean fishing is your scene, South Padre Island is a fine place to head. Explore the Laguna Madre with a charter captain, or head into the open water to catch some monsters to show off on dry land.

„Padre Island is the world's longest barrier island, stretching for almost 200 kilometers along the Texas coastline.“

Top 5 Things to Do in South Padre Island

1. See the Locals at Sea Turtle, Inc

One of Texas' finest conservation organizations, Sea Turtle Inc. lets visitors get up close and personal to the area's sea turtles. And you might even see baby turtles being released into the wild at some times of year.

2. Hit the Beach at Isla Blanca

While all of South Padre Island boasts fine beaches, Isla Blanca is probably the best of all. Presided over by the “Christ of the Fishermen” statue, it's a great place to swim, snorkel or hire a jet ski.

3. Visit Historic Port Isabel

South Padre's “Old Town”, Port Isabel is full of attractions, including its lighthouse and the Historical Museum, which has plenty of artifacts from the Mexican War.

4. Take Your Family to Schlitterbahn

Definitely the premier family attraction in town, Schlitterbahn is packed with chutes, has an exciting surfing pool, along with sandcastle making areas and a hot-tub bar – the ideal place to relax while the kids let off steam.

5. Follow the Laguna Madre Nature Trail

Tracing the coast of the Laguna Madre on the coastal side of the island, this trail is a nature lovers dream, particular bird fans as the island hosts around 300 separate species.

Useful Information

Pick the Ideal Time For Your Vacation

South Padre Island is the kind of place where timing your visit matters. If you want to party, spring is the time to go, but if you want peace and quiet, try to avoid March or April. High summer can be a little too hot for some people, but May and June are great times to visit. Storms can hit in August and September, but with lighted boat parades and other celebrations, Christmas can be a good time to visit.

Major Events to Know About in South Padre Island

South Padre Island isn't short of attractive events to attend. The International Music Festival in late October and November is a regular highlight, featuring everything from salsa to ska and country music. The Sandcastle Days in October are also a great family event.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in South Padre Island

What is the average price for vacation rentals in South Padre Island?

The corona crisis heavily impacted holidays in 2020. Last year, rentals in South Padre Island had an annual average cost of around $357.13 per night.

During which months are vacation rentals cheaper in South Padre Island?

]If you are looking to get the most out of your money, the cheapest months to visit South Padre Island are October ($261.45 the average per night for accommodation), December ($271.2), and November ($291.06).

When does the price of vacation rentals in South Padre Island go up the most?

When booking a vacation rental in South Padre Island, the highest prices can usually be seen in the month of July (with an average of $460.59 per night), followed by August ($424.56), and March ($416.79).

Is South Padre Island a good location for a last-minute getaway?

It's worthwhile to be proactive in South Padre Island as only 24% of the accommodations are available throughout the year, according to our 2020 data.

What time of the year can I find more free vacation rentals?

The months when it's the easiest to find available accommodation in South Padre Island are December (the average amount of properties that are available reached 49% of the total in 2020), April (39.5%), and November (35.5%).

Which months is it more difficult to find available vacation rentals?

According to data from 2020, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in South Padre Island are, in order, June (with 4.5% of available rentals), July (5.75%), and February (7.2%).

Are there many rentals in South Padre Island?

In South Padre Island we have an extensive catalogue of around 2100 properties, with options to suit everyone, thanks to our 5 local and international providers.

Vacation destinations nearby

Holidu compares hundreds of websites to find your perfect holiday rental for the best price.

Booking.com Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandBooking.com Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandHomeAway Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandHomeAway Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandFeWo-direkt Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandFeWo-direkt Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandVrbo Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandVrbo Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandHRS Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandHRS Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandAbritel Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandAbritel Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandAirbnb Vacation Rentals in South Padre IslandAirbnb Vacation Rentals in South Padre Island
  1. Vacation Rentals
  2. USA
  3. Texas
  4. Gulf Coast
  5. Texas Gulf Coast
  6. South Padre Island