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Vacation rentals in Matagorda

There are 85 vacation rentals near Matagorda for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Matagorda vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $100/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Matagorda, there are 9 between $349 and $916/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 28 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Matagorda to fit your vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Matagorda are houses, condos and cabins. Matagorda has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Matagorda vacation homes for your trip.

Where is Matagorda

Matagorda is a small town with a big Texas charm, located near the mouth of the Colorado River along the beautiful Gulf Coast. It's a great vacation spot for beach lovers, fishermen and families or couples looking to get away from their everyday hustle and bustle. Consider these travel suggestions as you plan for your trip to Matagorda.

Quick Guide to Matagorda

Cabins, hotels, beachfront cottages and camping are options for local lodging. Visitors shop in the boutiques and enjoy the fresh seafood in the restaurants.
  • Fishing: Fishing is popular in Matagorda, and numerous fishing tournaments are held here. Fish at Matagorda Fishing Pier, charter a fishing excursion or do your bay fishing. Local catches include redfish, trout and flounder.
  • Sightseeing: Explore some of Matagorda Bay Nature Park's 1,600 acres with marshes, dunes, and views of the Gulf of Mexico. Matagorda was established in 1827, and it still maintains much of its history. Learn more at the Matagorda Cemetery and read markers about the famous people buried there.
  • Enjoying Matagorda Beach: Kayak, swim or relax on a float in the bay. Spend the day lounging on the white sand.
  • Matagorda Cemetery: Check out the Matagorda Cemetery where Texas patriots were buried. Visitors can read the markers to learn about Texas history.

Home-types in Matagorda

Matagorda has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Matagorda:
- House70 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Matagorda

Matagorda has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Matagorda:
- Calhoun County Museum: 71 vacation rentals
- Backyard Park: 71 vacation rentals
- Halfmoon Reef Lighthouse: 62 vacation rentals
- Jetty Park: 62 vacation rentals
- Matagorda County Museum: 62 vacation rentals
- Brazos Bend State Park: 62 vacation rentals
- King Fisher Beach: 62 vacation rentals