Family Friendly Beaches in Texas

Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

Uncrowded beach with two pocket parks. Both are pet friendly, easily accessible by car. A great choice between a wide variety of facilities and a quiet seaside area.

7 mi from Galveston city center
Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

Drive-on, relatively close to the city, which makes shopping easier if needed. Sunbathing, enjoying waves and walking out dogs are the most popular activities here.

7 mi from Galveston city center
Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

Well-known camping site, fully equipped for a family vacation. Sandy, scenic and relaxing, the beach is located within a walking distance from the RV park. Free Wi-Fi.

6 mi from Galveston city center
Family friendly
Seabrook, Texas

The beach is locally-friendly rather than for tourists. Small parking lot and absence of amenities turns it into an authentic place. The city life escape.

3 mi from Seabrook city center
Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

Great tourist destination with plenty outdoor activities such as flying a kite, swimming, strolling and kayaking. Rich wildlife comes with unforgettable birdwatching.

12 mi from Galveston city center
Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

Close to big cities it's a perfect getaway place. Fine brown sand and expansive ocean views are very relaxing. This beach owns one of the best RV parks in the city.

13 mi from Galveston city center
Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

A row of beaches known as a home of different cultures and festivals. Easy to park but might be crowded and not very clean. Many lifeguard stations make vacations safe.

3 mi from Galveston city center
Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

Private beach with easy parking. Pet friendly. Canoeing, paddle boarding and beautiful sunsets make it an awesome place for romantic evenings. Alcohol is permitted.

Close to Galveston city center
Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

Highly-rated family vacation spot. All necessary amenities. Supervised by lifeguards, free from litter and therefore safe for children. A chance of seeing dolphins.

Close to Galveston city center
Family friendly
La Porte, Texas

Free and spacious parking. The white-sand beach is clean and equipped with shaded playgrounds. Swimming, sunbathing, strolling and fishing are common activities here

Close to La Porte city center
Family friendly
Galveston, Texas

Famous party destination, home for festivals and performances as well as annual sandcastle contests. Various see animals and birds. Beach wheelchairs are available.

4 mi from Galveston city center
Family friendly
Port Bolivar, Texas
6 mi from Port Bolivar city center
Family friendly
Port Bolivar, Texas

Remote and uncrowded beach with drive-on sand. Relaxing atmosphere, clean sand and warm water. Shopping might be difficult so make sure you took everything needed.

9 mi from Port Bolivar city center
Family friendly
Surfside Beach, Texas

A pet and family-friendly drive-on beach, easily accessible by car. Entertainment comes down to classic beach activities such as swimming, sunbathing, and picnicking.

3 mi from Surfside Beach city center
Family friendly
Quintana, Texas

One of the lesser-known beaches with a family-friendly atmosphere, basic beach facilities, and a long fishing pier. Blue but murky still waters. Good accessibility.

Close to Quintana city center
Nudist beach
Family friendly
Porter, Texas

Open all year-round nudist destination with special rates and discounts. Spectacular waterfront views at campsites. Spa facilities include outdoor pool, fitness area.

Close to Porter city center
Family friendly
Port Arthur, Texas

Wild and spacious with brown water. Opportunity to find sealife artifacts. Hardly suits for swimming. Offers free hunting,fishing, hiking and wildlife photography.

19 mi from Port Arthur city center
Family friendly
Willis, Texas

Outdoor recreation includes boats, kayaks, canoes, paddleboards rent. Pet-friendly with an area for playing unleashed. Clean water will make your swimming enjoyable.

4 mi from Willis city center
Family friendly
Matagorda, Texas

Long and vast beach with drive-on or paved parking options. Quiet atmosphere on weekdays but crowdy on weekends. Well-kept RV campgrounds. Picnic tables are available.

6 mi from Matagorda city center
Family friendly
Cameron, Louisiana

Hardly-known, therefore calm and secluded sandy beach. Drive-on sand, speed is limited to 10. No stores. Features Peveto Woods Bird and Butterfly Sanctuary nearby.

17 mi from Cameron city center
Family friendly
Cameron, Louisiana

Wild place with just a few toilets and elevated homes available for rent. Public crabbing sites to watch. In general, it's not the best beach, but ok for a short visit.

8 mi from Cameron city center
Family friendly
Huntsville, Texas

Scuba diving centre, open for non-divers as well. The lake is spectacularly beautiful with a clean water and good visibility. Visitors with kids ought to be cautious.

7 mi from Huntsville city center
Family friendly
Port O'Connor, Texas

Remote, shallow and quiet beach, free of big waves. Perfect place for coming with your little ones. It will be also enjoyable for fishermen. Pier entrance is free.

Close to Port O'Connor city center
Family friendly
Port Lavaca, Texas

A pretty beach, featuring primitive oceanfront RV campsites as close as 15 feet from the waterline. Good for pensive walks, picnicking, and sunset watching.

6 mi from Port Lavaca city center
Family friendly
Creole, Louisiana

Far from civilization it gives a great relaxing experience. Bonfires are allowed. Common activities are shelling, fishing, kayaking, canoeing. Amenities are limited.

3 mi from Creole city center