Relax and Rejuvenate
If you’re looking for a relaxing getaway with your spouse, planning a weekend away with the girls, or simply just need some “me time,” the League City area is perfect for a leisurely vacation. Enjoy all the perks of a coastal resort, experience the peaceful serenity of sunset cruise, visit a winery, play some golf, or shop at our charming local boutiques.
Plan a Leisurely Getaway in League City
Relax at a waterfront resort
South Shore Harbour Resort
This beautiful resort sits alongside Clear Lake, and its distinctly maritime aesthetic echoes League City’s coastal vibe. Book a room overlooking the marina and you’ll be enamored when the lake transforms into a glistening, living watercolor painting with each sunrise and sunset. This luxury resort features a pool with a swim-up bar and private cabanas, several gourmet restaurants, a fitness center, and more. The resort has everything you need for a fabulous vacation, but when you want to venture out, South Shore Harbour is minutes away from attractions like Kemah Boardwalk, Space Center Houston, and Armand Bayou Nature Center, Top Golf, and Historic League City.
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Wineries and Wine Tasting
You don’t have to be a sommelier to enjoy the bright citrus notes in a crisp Chardonnay, or the rich finish of a Pinot Noir. Haak Vineyards and Winery, about 20 minutes southwest of League City, is a wine-lover's paradise. Guests can tour the facility and samples wines, while enjoying beautiful vineyard views. Their Madeira is a fan favorite. Clear Creek Vineyard in Kemah provides a sophisticated atmosphere where wine lovers can tour the winery and settle in for a wine tasting paired with a savory gourmet cheese board. For a more laid-back and non-traditional outing, Paradise Tropical Wines (also in Kemah) offers a sip-and-shop wine tasting experience, along with a fantastic gift shop featuring every wine accessory you can imagine. You can even order a wine smoothie here.
Sip award-winning wines
Sail away into the sunset
Nothing says romance better than a sunset cruise. Board a catamaran and enjoy a peaceful evening cruise in Galveston Bay with Sailaway Clear Lake Charters. With a perfect five-star rating on Trip Advisor, this charter is known for fantastic customer service, and will provide you and your partner an unforgettable evening on the water. Head to Kemah Boardwalk and enjoy a ride on the Boardwalk FantaSea, said to be the largest charter yacht on the Gulf Coast. The FantaSea hosts a variety of different cruises including dinner and dancing, historic sightseeing, and more. Pick your pace and set sail. For a truly unique experience, Windsong Charter Company will take you out on their stunning historic ketch rig sailboat featuring beautiful teak woodwork. You’re likely to see dolphins on all of these cruises, adding another splash of magic to your evening of romance.
League City’s Historic District is home to a bevy of beautiful boutiques, several located in historic homes. Check out Founder’s Square for a classic local experience. Among the charming boutiques are Ginger Snaps, Annette’s Emporium, Nana’s Attic, Mommie Chic and Me, and Se La Ve Antiques. From clothing and jewelry, to food items, and home décor, it’s easy to find a treasure that you'll love.
Texas Artisan is located on Marina Bay Dr. near South Shore Harbour Resort; the boutique offers an incredible selection of home decor, local artwork, unique gifts and custom jewelry. Glass Mermaids is another local favorite, featuring tons of sea-worthy whimsical gifts, and home décor items.
Not far from League City is the Baybrook Mall. This upscale shopping mall carries all your favorite brands and stores including Anthropologie, Brighton, Chico’s, Kendra Scott, and even a Golf Galaxy and Field and Stream. Be sure to visit the Star Cinema Grill for dinner and a movie, or one of the several excellent restaurants lining the grassy promenade. Just south of League City shoppers can spend hours finding all the best deals at the Tanger Outlet. Don’t forget to stop by Buc-ee’s on your way, it’s a Texas tradition!
Explore local boutiques
Enjoy some fairway therapy
Tee off at Beacon Lakes, a beautiful 18-hole course suitable for all skill levels. Tree lined, with several water features and bunkers to challenge you, this course provides a wonderful day of golf. Visitors who book their stay at South Shore Harbour have the opportunity to play at one of League City’s private courses. Just minutes away from the resort, the South Shore Harbour course is 27 holes, and golfers can also enjoy a meal at the on-site eatery, The Grille. Tee times are based on availability and must be booked through the hotel. For a different spin on golf, visit Topgolf, just north of League City in Webster. This multi-level driving range is an exciting twist on the classic range experience. Order food and drinks, and compete with your friends in a variety of range games. Hit the ball into colored targets, and test your accuracy with challenges designed to take your range play to another level. Topgolf is for people of all skill levels.
Refresh your body and soul with a nourishing treatment from Dreamcatcher Massage. Voted by locals as the “Best of the Bay,” you can choose from several massage packages, including a guided meditation massage that will leave you soothed from head to toe. The Spa and Wellness Center at South Shore offers cleansing facials, body wraps, couples massages, and even acupuncture treatments that refresh and invigorate. If you want your pampering with a side of wine, head to Bergamos Retreat. Guests can come for one treatment, visit the salon, or purchase a day package that includes luxurious offerings like salt cave treatments, body scrubs, manicures and pedicures, hydration wraps, and more.