League City is a city in Galveston County
and Harris County in the U.S. state of Texas
, within the Houston
–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area. It has been designated as one of the 100 Best Small Cities in America.
It is close to Galveston Bay, the Gulf of Mexico, NASA Johnson Space Center, and is a short drive from Houston and Galveston Island. Accommodations, vacation rentals and condo rentals are plentiful and will not disappoint.
and Clear Lake
form the northern border. The area is the third largest pleasure boat anchorage in the United States. League City is home to some of the best restaurants
on the Gulf Coast – serving brisket to shrimp and lobster to steaks. For anglers, there is great fishing in the lakes, bay and gulf. Oysters and saltwater trout are plentiful.
League City is home to sophisticated resort and conference centers as well as quaint historic venues. Whatever your lodging needs, you are sure you will find many vacation rental and condo rental options here.
Golfers have lots to choose from as well.
With three courses- a 27-hole course, a 27-hole Scottish links and an 18-hole fully lighted course- there is a green waiting for you. Those who prefer shopping to fishing and golf can find big name stores and small specialty shops stocked with just the right items for your shopping spree.
League City is part of the Bay Area of Houston – which touches more than 35 miles of waterfront
and is 23 miles (37 km) southeast of Houston, and the same distance northwest of Galveston.
Houston is the fourth-largest city in the United States of America, and the largest city in the state of Texas. It is home to many cultural institutions and exhibits
, which attract more than 7 million visitors a year to the Museum District. Houston has an active visual and performing arts scene in the Theatre District and offers year-round resident companies in all major performing arts.
Houston is home to 337 parks
including Hermann Park, Terry Hershey Park, Lake Houston Park, Memorial Park, Tranquility Park,Sesquicentennial Park, Discovery Green, and Sam Houston Park. Within Hermann Park are the Houston Zoo and the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Not to mention a wealth of accommodation and vacation rental choices to suit all members of the family.
The coastal city of Galveston is home to no less than six historic districts
containing one of the largest and historically significant collections of 19th-century buildings with over 60 structures listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Galveston is a popular tourist destination which features an array of vintage accommodations and beachfront vacation rentals. The city's tourist attractions include the Galveston Schlitterbahn waterpark, Moody Gardens botanical park, the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum, the Lone Star Flight Museum, Galveston Railroad Museum and downtown neighborhood of historic buildings known as The Strand.