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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Lodging
“Behind the Holiday Inn is Whitecap Beach which is located minutes by car from Blue Moon Cottage. Holiday Inn also has an outside Tiki Hut bar which looks out over the beach.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“Nueces County Coastal Park with camping area, RV spaces for rent, restrooms, showers, parking and protected bolarded beach area where no cars are allowed and no parking permits required”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“Drive on the beach with parking pass, Surfing, Fishing, Jetski and play in the surf.”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“Coastal Nature park with protected coastal grasslands, an oak motte with boardwalk and educational signage, native plants, fishing area and kayak launch”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Located in the hotel for Shlitterbaun waterpark, the atmosphere is great and the food is awesome. The portions are big too.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“This place has a fantastic marina, dock, and patio with lots of seating. The good from Fishtales is delish! We loved the shrimp tacos, fried shrimp, and my son had the kids hot dog meal.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 3 locals recommend
Food
“One of our guests highly recommended it-they said it has "the best fish tacos of my life (and I eats lots of them) and key lime pie." ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Amusement Park
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The beach is beautiful, you may see sea turtles and you can easily fish in the Packery Channel. Just drive down the street that parallels the beach. All the way down towards the bridge that brings you to the Island,soon you will arrive at the Packery Channel beach area and the Channel. You can also visit the Boardwalk area that has nice views and is easy walking.”
  • 1 local recommends
Clothing Store
“Beachy Local store.. Everything from swimsuits and clothing to shells and beach toys. ”
  • 2 locals recommend