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11 Reasons Families Love Cinnamon Shore This Summer

This Gulf Coast village in Port Aransas, Texas attracts families looking for their next, best beach vacation. Discover why--and see 11 new reasons families are loving Cinnamon Shore more than ever this summer!   Located on the outskirts of Port Aransas, Texas, on slender Mustang Island, this charming village has become a go-to destination (read)

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10 Reasons to Spend Spring Break at Cinnamon Shore

No. 10: Private beach bonfires! A sign with your name on it signals the spot. Our Beach Crew will dig the pit, stack the wood for you, and stop by to tend the fire throughout the evening. You can order a s'more kit to amp up the fun. But circle your chairs around the flame and relax at the water's edge. Your kids will never forget it! Book your bonfire (read)

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6 Ways to Stay Cool this Summer

Whirring fans, swirling waters, beach days & more! Of course, the easiest way to stay cool this summer is to head to the beach, where breezes blow the Texas heat away. Check our Best Bets for vacation rentals--great cottages, condos and homes that still have limited availability in July and August. Check Best Bets for Summer Rentals . In the meantime (read)

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Where to Stay: Lake, Pool, Park or Gulf-Front?

Between Cinnamon Shore North and South, you have options! Let us help you choose your vacation rental. In our villages, you can choose condos close to Town Center, or homes and cottages near pool, lake, park, or right along the beachfront! Our community is designed to be walkable. So, it's easy to get anywhere you want to go.  Still, you have choices (read)

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5 Must-Haves in a Vacation Rental

Buying or renting, check out the top items that make a rental home stand out. Many who buy a vacation home want to aim for supplemental income from the rental pool. We asked our vacation rental team what elements make the most popular homes or condos. Here’s the top 5 on the list! No. 1 Kitchen Extras . First, no one wants to rent a home without (read)

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Proposing Again on Their 50th!

He popped the question a second time, and she said “Yes!” all over again! On a family beach vacation to celebrate five decades together, Bob Clark surprised everyone by getting down on one knee after the family photos. He had a question for his wife, Lynn: “Would you spend the rest of your life with me?” The couple often joked (read)

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Guide to Our Village: All You Can Do at Cinnamon Shore

From the brand-new to the tried-and-true, see our restaurants, amenities, and activities! Activities All Year Round Our summer activity schedule runs through Labor Day, with favorite family-friendly fun in the sun, and we offer special activities during holiday weekend such as Thanksgiving, New Year's, Valentine's, and Easter. During our busy season (read)

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22 Reasons to Return in 2022

Traditions Continue at Cinnamon Shore! Every season brings the traditions that define vacation time at Cinnamon Shore. Our original village at Cinnamon Shore North and our fast-rising expansion, Cinnamon Shore South, welcome families and friends for another year of beachside fun. No. 1. Beach Bonfires. Our amazing beach crew will set up your personal (read)

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Tips for Sharing a Vacation Rental: For the Holidays or Any Time

Discover smart ways to vacation with family and friends, during holidays, Spring Break, and any time! Heading to the beach with your multi-generational family or your couple friends and their kids can be a blast! The kids get to play, the adults get to play -- and if you're renting a beach house it can help stretch your vacation dollars. A little planning (read)

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Summer's End at Cinnamon Shore: Enjoy the Last Long Weekend

Sigh...summer's coming to a close. Here's how our homeowners and guests will celebrate. Enjoy the last days of the season at Cinnamon Shore! We offer plenty of family fun -- from sand castle and surfing lessons to Outdoor Movie Nights! Sign up for classes to help you get fit for fall. Relax with a margarita in hand on Lisabella's patio during a concert (read)

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5 Great Reasons to Return to Cinnamon Shore

Our Port Aransas Village Community Beckons! Families at Cinnamon Shore have had the MOST summer fun so far! Here are the top 5 reasons to come back this fall and to book early for 2022! (Pssst: Busy fall weekends and peak season book fast, so choose your favorite rental now! CLICK HERE FOR AVAILABILITY ) No. 1  Quiet Season Is Making Some Noise! (read)

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Girls Trip! Bring Your Besties to Cinnamon Shore

Celebrate friendship, fun—and maybe some fishing!--at Cinnamon Shore. With great condos and beach houses galore, Cinnamon Shore makes the perfect place to get away from the guys for a little girl-bonding time. Whether you come for long walks and talks on the beach or an all-girls’ fishing trip, you’ll find Cinnamon Shore makes the (read)

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Shoulder Season Serenity: Visit Us This Fall

  6 Reasons to Come to Cinnamon Shore This October Fall brings cooler days and fewer crowds to the coast, but there's lots going on this fall in Port Aransas and at Cinnamon Shore! Here are six great reasons to book a fall vacation at the prettiest seaside village on the Texas Coast.     1) Great Fall Fishing!  The red drum start (read)

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Beach & Road Trips: Trending 2020

Families Are Choosing Road Trips And Beach Vacays Such trends are making Cinnamon Shore a prime destination. Road tripping and lounging on a beach beat all other vacation options in a 2020 survey by Twiddy and Company, an Outer Banks vacation rental company. In a poll of 1,000 Americans, 72% said they preferred to drive to their destination. The survey (read)

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The Scoop on Spring Break 2020

There's a lot going on during Spring Break at Cinnamon Shore! Here's a look at the schedule, built around the most popular weeks for major Texas cities and towns.    Thank you for coming!   We look forward to seeing all the families who not only choose the beach for Spring Break, and who choose to go the beach at Cinnamon Shore!   (read)

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10 Things Not to Miss This Summer

A Few of our Favorite Things! Summer's special at Cinnamon Shore! With returning families enjoying their vacation homes and guests discovering our special enclave for the first time, there's lots to do and plenty to keep the kids entertained.  Don't miss these favorite activities this summer.   1. Laying under the shade of a (read)

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The Thrill Seeker's Spring Break

It’s mid-march and the holidays are long gone, but summer still seems so far away. The Texas heat is creeping in, giving you and your family visions of backyard BBQs, tan lines, and cannon ball competitions. You started the New Year off strong, and so far, you’ve kept up with every single one of your resolutions. (Okay, maybe just most of them.) The (read)

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This Spring Break, Rent the Perfect House by the Sea

With options to suit your family, multiple families, or a group of your favorite friends, Cinnamon Shore makes the perfect destination! Bunk rooms for the kids. Multiple dens with big-screens and tables perfect for playing cards. Large decks for cocktail hour overlooking the Gulf. Did we mention the beach -- just steps from the front door? There’s (read)