Weekend Getaways Near League City

As the weather warms up, the urge to jump in your car and go on a weekend-long trip becomes stronger than ever. Luckily, living in Coastal Point proves that you never have to travel far to experience something extraordinary. There’s no shortage of things to do and places to see when you’re looking to get out and explore. For those looking to stay a little closer to home, consider adding a few of these spots to your itinerary:



20-min. drive from Coastal Point

Located along the Galveston Bay, the city of Kemah is known for its waterfront views and an abundance of family-friendly attractions. Visit Kemah Boardwalk, a 60-acre theme park with many fun rides, restaurants and various events happening every day. Spend the weekend soaking in the carnival-like atmosphere while you ride the ferris wheel or cruise along on the Boardwalk Beast. 


Texas City

30-min. drive from Coastal Point

This charming small town is home to the longest man-made pier, the Texas City Dike Levee, which runs for more than five miles, with many areas for fishing and picnicking. Texas City also has rich historical roots, with many museums and historical homes to visit, like the Davison Home and the Engineer’s Cottage.  


Galveston Island

1-hour drive from Coastal Point

Take some time to explore Galveston Island, the small paradise by the water. Stop by Moody Gardens, a lush natural landscape that families can experience all year round. From animal exhibits and amusement park attractions to virtual reality theaters and water slides, you’ll never run out of things to do. You can also visit Seawall Boulevard, where you can explore the many beaches, restaurants and attractions that sit along the bay. 


Port Arthur

2-hour drive from Coastal Point

This quaint waterfront town is the perfect destination for those who love the outdoors. Catch a glimpse of the wildlife on the beaches, which are home to many native species of birds, fish and alligators. There are also many opportunities for fishing, hiking and cycling in Port Arthur’s outdoor spaces.



2-hour drive from Coastal Point

For times when you want to take a break and smell the roses, Brenham is the spot you have to visit. Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of big cities, this small town is the breath of fresh air you never knew you needed. Located in Washington County, Brenham is home to many lush bluebonnet fields, perfect for an afternoon picnic in the sun.  


After exploring these gems in and around League City, take a moment to cool off by the many water-themed attractions near Coastal Point.