Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Portland, TX
1705 North Highway 181
Portland , TX 78374
The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson®, Portland, TX offers the perfect blend of comfort and convenience just minutes from Corpus Christi attractions like the Texas State Aquarium, the USS Lexington Museum and the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History. Enjoy refreshing bay breezes and mild temperatures during your stay at our hotel with an outdoor pool, complimentary coffee and cookies, and a free hot breakfast to welcome you to Portland. With Indian Point Pier just two miles away and Sunset Lake Park just five miles away, you can be fishing for tarpon and redfish minutes from your hotel room. When you're ready to relax, retreat to your room to watch HBO or hop online using free Wi-Fi.
Hotel Amenities & Services
Soak up the sun with a dip in the outdoor pool, work up a sweat in the fitness center or check in with the office at the on-site business center. Whether you are here to work or play, our hotel offers amenities to help you wind down after business meetings or sightseeing and provides conveniences like a coin-operated laundry to enable you to wash the kids' clothes after a day at North Beach. Enjoy these features:
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Our Rooms & Suites
Rooms with a microwave, a refrigerator and a coffeemaker make it easy for you to prepare snacks for the kids, sip on a cold beverage and enjoy your first cup of coffee in the morning while still in your pajamas. Our 55 rooms include these highlights:
Where to Eat While You're Here
Save time and money with our complimentary, hot Be Our Guest Breakfast, featuring favorites like waffles, hot and cold cereals, and eggs. Served daily, our free hot breakfast prepares you for sightseeing in downtown Portland or in nearby Corpus Christi. For lunch and dinner, try a local restaurant like Pep's or a popular chain, such as Chili's Grill & Bar, both less than a mile from our hotel.
Things to Do in Portland Area
Portland is situated on a nearly 40-foot bluff that overlooks Corpus Christi Bay, making this charming gem of a city ideal for fishing and boating. Take the free ferry to experience art galleries, the beach and nightlife at Port Aransas or take a 10-mile drive south on U.S. 181 to reach Whataburger Field, home of the Corpus Christi Hooks baseball team. Don't miss these sites:
Indian Point Pier - For some of the best fishing in Texas, head just two miles to Indian Point Pier, open 24 hours for free fishing. The pier also offers a bait shop and a concession stand.
Sunset Lake Park - Relax by the water, snap photos of the setting sun or go fishing at this beautiful park located just five miles away between Nueces and Corpus Christi bays. You can also hike or bike the two-mile trail to spot bird species.
Corpus Christi - Head south on U.S. 181 for about 10 miles to experience the sites that make Corpus Christi a popular destination. You can see a performance at the Harbor Playhouse, get up close to aquatic creatures at the Texas State Aquarium or browse the exhibits at the USS Lexington Museum, the home of a World War II Essex Class aircraft carrier.
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100% Non-Smoking Facility