Welcome to Rockport, the Best Beach Getaway Near Corpus Christi!

Welcome to the Rockport KOA Holiday, the perfect camping destination for those seeking sun, sand, and relaxation! Located in the charming town of Rockport, our campground is just a short distance from the beach and offers a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy. Stroll along the boardwalks, walk the fishing piers, visit the Rockport Beaches, or hike through one of the many parks and nature preserves. Whether you're here for business or pleasure, there's no shortage of things to see and do in Rockport. So, pack your bags and book your reservation today!

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Ways to Stay in Rockport, Texas 

RV camping in Rockport, TX is an amazing way to explore the beautiful Texas Gulf Coast and all that it has to offer. Located on Aransas Bay, Rockport is known for its stunning beaches, rich birdwatching opportunities, and laid-back coastal atmosphere. RV camping allows you to fully immerse yourself in this amazing region, with the comfort and convenience of all the amenities you need right at your fingertips. Whether you're interested in lounging on the beach, fishing in the bay, or birdwatching in the surrounding wetlands, Rockport is the perfect destination for an RV camping adventure. 

  • RV Sites: Enjoy your RV site offering all the RV-friendly amenities you could wish for  including picnic tables, level padding, and great outdoor living space. 

What to do Near Rockport KOA

It's no wonder that Rockport has been called the Playground of Texas! Situated near Mustang Island, in the Gulf of Mexico, with plenty of sunshine and fresh air all year round, it is easy to want to get away for some fun in the sun! The seaside town offers plenty of outdoor recreation and entertainment, including fishing, kayaking, parasailing, hiking, biking trails, museums, golfing, and more! Ready to experience the culinary side of Rockport? The local restaurants offer everything from seafood to burgers to sushi! Whatever you do while you are here in Rockport, you are bound to have an unforgettable experience. See some of the best local activities below: 

  • Visit the Rockport Beach: Rockport's beautiful beach is a popular destination for swimming, sunbathing, and water sports. The beach is known for its crystal-clear water and gentle waves, making it a great spot for families with young children.
  • Go birdwatching: Rockport is known for its rich birdwatching opportunities, with a variety of species found in the surrounding wetlands. The Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, located just a short drive from Rockport, is home to the endangered whooping crane, as well as a variety of other bird species.
  • Visit the Texas Maritime Museum: This museum, located in downtown Rockport, offers a fascinating look at the history of the Texas Gulf Coast and its maritime heritage. Exhibits include artifacts, photographs, and interactive displays.
  • Take a fishing trip: Rockport is a popular spot for fishing, with a variety of species found in the bay and offshore. Charter a fishing trip and spend the day on the water, trying your luck at catching redfish, trout, and other species.
  • Go kayaking or stand-up paddleboarding: The waters around Rockport are great for kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding, with a variety of paddling routes to choose from. Rent a kayak or stand-up paddleboard and explore the beautiful waterways of the Texas Gulf Coast.
  • Visit the Fulton Mansion State Historic Site: This beautiful mansion, located just a short drive from Rockport, was built in the 1870s and is now a state historic site. The mansion is open for tours and features a variety of exhibits on the history of the area.
  • Take a scenic drive through the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge: The Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, located just a short drive from Rockport, is home to a variety of wildlife and offers a number of scenic drives through the wetlands and forests.
  • Visit the Rockport Art Center: This art center, located in downtown Rockport, features a variety of exhibits and events, including art shows, workshops, and artist talks.
  • Take a walk along the Rockport Pier: The Rockport Pier is a popular spot for fishing and sightseeing, offering stunning views of the bay and the surrounding landscape.
  • Go shopping and dining in downtown Rockport: The downtown area of Rockport is home to a number of charming shops and restaurants, offering a variety of locally made products and delicious cuisine. Take a stroll through the quaint streets and browse the unique stores, or stop at a local eatery for a delicious meal. 

Book Your Stay for the Best Camping in Rockport

Our convenient location, affordable camping, and amazing amenities make us the best place to camp in Rockport. Sites book up fast, so reserve your stay at Rockport KOA today for the best selection! Prefer to call? Book your stay at 888-562-3253.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 105' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (Open Year-Round)
  • Fishing
  • Mini Golf
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

Latest Hot Deal

Big Weekend

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WHEN: May 12-13, 2023

WHAT: Stay Friday night, May 12th at a participating campground, and get Saturday night, May 13th for just $20*.

WHY: The Big Weekend helps raise funds to send kids with cancer to medically-supervised camps all across North America. Kids fighting cancer deserve a chance to attend a summer camp and to just be a kid again. Funds raised from May 13 support KOA Care Camps which distributes more than $2.2 million dollars annually to support 132 oncology camps each year. Learn more at koacarecamps.org.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one-site, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. Not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

Rockport Beach

Visit Rockport's one-mile-long beach, the longest stretch of natural beach on the Texas Gulf Coast. Full service of pavilions, picnic cabanas, restrooms, and swimming areas make it easy for you to enjoy the beach. Enjoy a picnic lunch on the beach or rent a playground for the kids. There's plenty to do with swimming, volleyball, fishing piers, and boat ramps.

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Rockport, Texas Maritime Museum

The Texas Maritime Museum was established in 1980. It was first established by a group of Rockport residents who started bringing out their personal collections of motors and fishing equipment on the beach during Seafair Festival. A committee was formed, headed by Arnold Grove and Warren Fry, to establish a museum in order to preserve the local history for future generations.

1202 Navigation Circle

Rockport, TX 78382

361-729-1289

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Rockport Center for the Arts

Do you love art and music? Rockport Center for the Arts is a hub of arts and cultural events, offering studio space to arts organizations and artists and presenting world-class performances in theater, music, dance, and film. We're also responsible for maintaining most of the public artwork throughout the city.

401 South Austin Street, Suite B

Rockport, TX 78382

361-729-5519

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The Big Tree

Standing at a height of 109 feet and having a girth of over 35 feet, the “Big Tree” is not only one of the largest live oaks in existence in Texas but also one of the most famous trees in the world after being named “Texas State Champion Virginia Live Oak” in 1969. It has a 14' diameter crown spread and is over 350 years old!

1622 12th St

Rockport, TX 78382

361-729-2858

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