There’s nothing like eschewing regular holiday traditions back home and escaping to have Christmas or Thanksgiving by the beach! Our rentals at the exclusive and upscale The Shores Community offer an extensive range of South Padre Island holiday rentals that are the perfect place to host your holiday away from home in a relaxed atmosphere that will make you feel like you never left the comfort of your own house—except for the amazing amenities and ocean views!
Lone Star Holidays
In the United States, we celebrate festivities throughout the year. From New Year’s Day to Thanksgiving and every other holiday in between, American always find some reason to celebrate. If you are looking for a perfect destination known for sunny weather, soft sands and fun under the sun, then South Padre Island is the right place for you, especially when visiting during the winter months. Moreover, when you choose a rental at the Shores Community, you will have access to the beach a few minutes away as well as community amenities such as swimming pools, outdoor gas grills and sports facilities.
Blissful South Padre Island Holiday Rentals of All Sizes
Our stunning properties at The Shores range from invitingly intimate 3-bedroom homes to sprawling properties that can sleep up to 12 people, ensuring that there’s something for groups of all sizes this holiday season! Each property is architecturally unique and offers its own list of highlights and amenities, but when you stay at The Shores, you’ll never be a far walk from the beach! We offer properties with direct beach access, elevated ocean views, and bayfront homes—some even have their own heated pools and private hot tubs!
With fully equipped kitchens and state-of-the-art appliances, whipping up a holiday feast can be effortless, and in some rentals, you can do it with a sweeping view of the ocean waves. You can stop by the Blue Marlin Supermarket for ingredients or plan ahead and bring a pre-made meal from a grocery store on the mainland or nearby Port Isabel. When you stay at one of our lovely holiday rentals on South Padre Island at The Shores, you can expect ample space for dining and entertaining, comfortable sleeping accommodations, and easy access to a post-holiday meal walk on the beach!
Experience a Holiday Out on the Island
If you wish to dine out on either Thanksgiving or Christmas, you have a few fantastic options! At the Isla Grand Beach Resort, you can dine at their holiday buffet on both Thanksgiving and Christmas, where they offer up traditional and seasonal delights with a South Padre flair. At The Pearl South Padre Resort, you can find their Beachside Bar & Grill open year-round and serving up fare during the holidays as well. On New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, countless restaurants and beachside bars remain open, and several resorts host parties with fireworks over the bay!
Holiday Celebration at the Shores
With any one of the vacation homes from Franke Rentals, all of the comforts of home are at your disposal, with spacious bedrooms and bathrooms as well as modern kitchens and comfortably furnished living spaces. In addition to the modern fixtures, the architects of this community designed every living space to be conducive to celebration and conviviality, so it makes all of the high holidays extra special.
South Padre Sights
Every day of the week, South Padre Island knows how to put on a show. Whether it is paragliding along the coast or watching dolphins frolic in the Gulf, there is something to see throughout the year. During holidays such as New Year’s, Labor Day or even Thanksgiving, the island community bursts with excitement and celebration. SPI is a small community, at any given time there are only 3,000 full-time residents living here, but do not let that deter you, since there is plenty to do. From restaurants that serve the best gulf cuisine to cultural excursions across the border, you have never seen South Texas like this.
Have the Stress-Free Holiday You’ve Always Wanted With Franke Rentals
Whichever holiday you visit us for, we’re committed to ensuring its special and unforgettable. Browse our beautiful collection of The Shores holiday rentals on South Padre Island and contact us and we’ll assist you in choosing the best property for your holiday escape!