You’ll be pleased to discover that anything you want to visit in the Bay Area of Houston and Galveston is only a short distance from South Shore Harbour Resort & Spa.
We’re located south of Houston, directly across the lake from NASA/Johnson Space Center and the Walt Disney-designed Space Center Houston, a thrilling attraction for kids and adults alike.
You can spend the afternoon at the Gulf Greyhound Track. For shopping excursions, Baybrook Mall is just around the corner and the new Tanger Outlets Center is right down the road. League City has some truly unique shops in the Historic District along with the Butler Longhorn and One Room School House museums.
Only 1 mile from the resort, the famous Kemah Boardwalk is a must-do. Galveston Island, with its beaches, Moody Gardens, Schlitterbahn and historic districts, belongs on any travel itinerary. Two 27-hole championship golf courses are just minutes away. Big League Dreams Sportsplex is nearby and the Hotel serves as one of the official host hotels for tournaments and specialty events.
At NASA/Johnson Space Center Houston, you can experience space and visit Mission Control, from its dramatic history and exciting present to its compelling future. Space Center Houston is the only place on Earth that gives guests an out-of-this-world journey through human adventures into space.
When it comes to shopping, Baybrook Mall sets the standard. With shopping choices galore and more sought-after retailers joining every day, you'll find everything from the hottest trends to the coolest classics. And brand new to the area is the amazing Tanger Outlets Center featuring 85 stores.
The Kemah Boardwalk has quickly evolved from a waterfront dining experience to a family weekend destination, with abundant restaurants and retail specialty shops.
For a fun and exciting way to spend those hot, steamy days on the water, check out WaterSports Clear Lake.
Gulf Greyhound Track is 15 minutes from the resort in LaMarque, Texas. You can obtain wagering and strategy tips at the track and see racing results
Experience the world's tallest monument tower at San Jacinto Monument. Discover our nation's past among the museum's many exhibits and antiquities, and walk the battlefield that gave birth to the American West. The Museum of History's collections spans more than 400 years of early Texas history, from the Spanish conquest through Texas in the 19th century.
At Butler Longhorn Museum, enjoy western art, music, Longhorn artifacts, and Texas historical items.
League City Shopping is just minutes from South Shore Harbour Resort & Spa. Many of the shops are located in historical buildings. Main Street is lined with huge live oak trees, forming a shady and inviting canopy for walking and shopping.
Big League Dreams Sports Park features six baseball/softball fields designed as replicas of famous major league stadiums. Other features include corporate, group and entertainment facilities, sand volleyball courts, batting cages, two stadium club restaurants and sports bars, multi-purpose sports pavilion, indoor soccer, and a children's play area. For information about special group rates, please contact Sandy Tooley at 281-334-1000, ext 2067.
Canongate at South Shore Harbour Country Club is a 27-hole championship course designed by Jay Riviere, Dave Marr, and Carlton Gipson. The country club offers an attentive staff, a fully stocked pro shop and a wide variety of social and golf activities. Located five minutes from the Resort.
Canongate at Magnolia Creek Golf Course is located 15 minutes from the Resort. Twenty-seven holes of rolling hills, deep bunkers, and native grasses give golfers the feel of playing in Scotland.
The world's longest lighted golf course is Beacon Lakes Golf Club, where you can golf day or night. Ten minutes from the Resort, 18 holes, par 72, 6,777 yards.
South Shore Harbour Marina is tucked deep into the natural clay inlet on the south side of Clear Lake. The largest marina on Clear Lake, South Shore Harbour marina has more than 1,200 boat slips, 10-foot channels and moorage.
At Moody Gardens on Galveston Island, you can experience a rainforest, tour an aquarium, play on the beach, and watch IMAX 3D films. Schlitterbahn Waterpark is adjacent to Moody Gardens.
The South Shore Harbour Marina hosts the Southwest International In-Water Boat Show, the largest and most exciting in-water boat show to come to Houston and the Lone Star State.
Seasonal events like Boogie Blues and Brews and League City Uncorked are favorite events in the area and the resort serves as the Official Host Hotel with packages available. The Village Fair and Texas Music Festival is the largest festival in the League City area that takes place in May of each year.
With all the attractions surrounding South Shore Harbour, you won’t run short of things to do when you visit.
Nevertheless, we’re always looking for ways to keep our guests entertained at the Resort, so be sure to check this page to see what’s on the schedule.
Whether it’s a brunch or dinner specials at Paradise Reef restaurant, drink specials or an open-invitation mixer at our Lobby Lounge, or a poolside party, South Shore Harbour Resort will make sure your visit is entertaining. As of Labor Day weekend, the pool bar will only be opened on Friday & Saturday from 12noon until 7pm and Sunday from 12noon until 5pm through mid October, weather permitting.
South Shore Harbour & League City/Bay Area Events include:
PARADISE REEF RESTAURANT AND LOBBY LOUNGE SPECIALS:
SUNDAY BRUNCH ~ 11am - 2pm; $15.95 with Mimosas and Bellinis only $3.00 each.
LOBBY LOUNGE HAPPY HOUR ~ Monday through Friday with drink specials from 4pm until 7pm. General hours are: Sunday through Thursday from 4pm until 10pm and Friday & Saturday from 3pm until 12midnight.
The Bay Area Houston Ballet Theatre presents their annual Holiday Tradition: "Breakfast with the Sugar Plum Fairy" on Saturday, November 22nd from 8am-1pm. For more information on the Bay Area Houston Ballet Theatre, visit BAHBT.org.
Come meet Santa and his friends on Saturday, December 20th from 10:30am until 3:00pm at The Butler Longhorn Museum Santa's Wonderland. Click here for more information.
Feel the warmth of Christmas here at South Shore with our new, updated edition of our famous Gingerbread House created by Chef Roland Kyburz and his Culinary Staff. We will also feature our annual Breakfast with Santa in the Paradise Reef Restaurant on Saturday, December 6th and the Polar Bear Plunge on Saturday, December 13th. Adding to the Christmas spirit, enjoy live music in the evenings on December 5th & 6th and December 12th & 13th.