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8 Ways to Have a Blast With the Fam at Port Royal Resort

by Visit Corpus Christi Texas

Port Royal Ocean Resort and family fun go hand-in-hand. The 25-acre beachside complex on Highway 361 between Corpus Christi and Port Aransas has SO MANY amenities and activities for families to enjoy.

Create memories that last a lifetime with these eight spectacular suggestions.

Lagoon Pool and Waterslides

Port Royal’s massive pool area – the largest pool in Texas – is everything you can imagine and more! It really is an awesome place for a fun-filled sunny summer day. There’s poolside furniture for lounging, lots of space for tanning, four giant waterslides for the kids, an Olympic-sized heated lap pool for exercise, a splash pad, luxurious private cabanas and inflatable obstacle courses. It's everything that you have ever wanted in a pool day.

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Dive-In Movies

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Just think of a drive-in movie theatre… but in a pool. The lower pool at Port Royal transforms into a dive-in theatre where you and the kids can watch flicks while relaxing on an inflatable lounge chair and floaties. From the latest Disney and Pixar movies to cinema classics from back in the day, a dive-in movie night at Port Royal is one your family will love!

Sand/Water Volleyball

There are lots of options for volleyball at Port Royal Resort! Choose from sand volleyball on the beach or water volleyball in the pool and – before you know it – you’ll be enjoying some friendly competition with your family and friends! Just stop by the front desk to grab a ball and get ready for some fun.

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Sand Castle Lessons

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Get the entire family out on the beach by learning how to make unique sand castle creations! No one knows how to build a better sand castle than Mark Landrum, and every Saturday the local Corpus Christi legend provides exclusive sand castle lessons for Port Royal guests. Contact Mark at 361-290-0414 or visit his website to book a private lesson.

So Many Food Options

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Hungry?Whether it’s juicy cheeseburgers, fresh-caught seafood, steaks, salads or apps – there’s something that’ll suit your whole family’s taste buds. Restaurant 361 is the place to go for delicious breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in between.Get some poolside delivery for a quick bite, so you don't miss any opportunity for pool time. Head to The Plaza for the Food Truck option, and check out the giant-sized games while you're there! 

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The Beach

Stroll down Port Royal’s 100-foot boardwalk and you’ll experience all the beachy vibes that make Corpus Christi one of the best vacation destinations in all of Texas! The miles and miles of beautiful sandy beach along the Gulf of Mexico is amazing for sunrise morning jogs, sunny days in the water or stargazing at night.

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Yoga Classes

Find your zen at one of Port Royal’s weekly free yoga classes. Regardless of age or experience, their certified instructors will help you find your inner-peace to achieve ultimate relaxation. Namaste!

Aqua Zumba

Stay healthy on vacation with a water workout via Port Royal’s Aqua Zumba class! Just head to the middle of the pool during select hours and get in on the fun. You'll definitely get a workout as certified instructors lead the class to ensure you’re using proper technique while in the water.


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