Best Beaches near Galveston, Texas

Galveston, Texas
Close to Galveston city center
Galveston, Texas
Close to Galveston city center
Galveston, Texas
3 mi from Galveston city center
Galveston, Texas

A beautiful white-sand beach with interesting sea life and all the necessary amenities. Close to numerous bars, restaurants, shops.

4 mi from Galveston city center
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
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
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
Port Bolivar, Texas
11 mi from Galveston city center
Galveston, Texas
12 mi from Galveston city center
Galveston, Texas
13 mi from Galveston city center
Port Bolivar, Texas
14 mi from Galveston city center
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.

23 mi from Galveston city center
La Porte, Texas
27 mi from Galveston city center
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.

36 mi from Galveston city center
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.

41 mi from Galveston city center
Port Arthur, Texas
48 mi from Galveston city center
Nudist beach
Porter, Texas
62 mi from Galveston city center
Cameron, Louisiana

A secluded sandy beach. Few people know about it, which is why it is a perfect spot for quiet romantic walks, thoughtful fishing or camping.

78 mi from Galveston city center
Matagorda, Texas

A huge 26-mile beach just 1 hour away from Houston, offering seclusion and beautiful views, Great for shelling, swimming, strolling, or walking a dog.

86 mi from Galveston city center
Cameron, Louisiana

A long sandy beach perfect for relaxing. Public crabbing sites, great fishing, shelling.

87 mi from Galveston city center
Willis, Texas
88 mi from Galveston city center
Creole, Louisiana
105 mi from Galveston city center
Port O'Connor, Texas
114 mi from Galveston city center
Lake Charles, Louisiana
114 mi from Galveston city center
Huntsville, Texas
115 mi from Galveston city center