Guests of our Holiday Inn® Corpus Christi hotels will find there are more than just beaches in Texas' largest coastal city (and it does have miles of those). There's a charming downtown center, filled with historic sites, diverse museums and a variety of family friendly activities to enjoy during your Corpus Christi hotel stay. The city also boasts one of the highest average wind speeds in the U.S., making it an ideal destination for wind sports and sailing. And with locations directly on the Gulf of Mexico and near the city's major business district, you'll find that any one of our hotels in Corpus Christi make the perfect base for your next vacation or getaway.
Head to the Bayfront area, the heart of Corpus Christi, and enjoy ocean views and great attractions along beautiful Shoreline Boulevard. Take a tour of the USS Lexington or visit the city's museum district, where you'll find the ultra modern Art Museum of South Texas, K Space Contemporary Gallery, and Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History. The latter features a replica of Christopher Columbus' Pinta and great archeology and natural history exhibits.
Our hotels in Corpus Christi also make it easy to enjoy the Texas State Aquarium and Corpus Christi Botanical Gardens, two attractions that are sure to please the kids. For a completely unique experience, check out the Texas Surf Museum, which celebrates the history of surfing and the Texas surf culture. Speaking of water sports, Corpus Christi is a premier destination for sailing, wind surfing and kite boarding. Spend the day in the water or sunning on the beach. Corpus Christi has several to choose from, including downtown's North Beach and popular Padre Island.
Time your visit to our Corpus Christi hotels to enjoy festivals like Buccaneer Days or the city's jubilant Fourth of July celebration - fireworks over the water are indeed a site to behold! But what else would you expect from a destination dubbed the Sparking City by the Sea? Book your stay at one of our Corpus Christi hotels today. We can't wait to welcome you to this fun-filled city.