About The Palace

Third Floor Living room

Third Floor Living room


Palmilla Palace at Port Aransas is the grandest luxury villa on the Texas coast — a brand new 7,500 sq. ft mansion with room for 22 guests, perfect for a vacation with friends or a family getaway.

Enjoy the tremendous views of the Gulf, with its spectacular sunrises and sunsets, the lushness of the golf course or the nearby freshwater lake teeming with local and migratory birds.

The Palace is designed for large groups of friends or family seeking unparalleled quality, luxury and comfort in a 7,500 sq ft, 4-story home with an elevator, a heated salt-water pool and spa, 5 master bedrooms, 2 bunk rooms and a 3rd floor main gathering area with a bar, pool table game room, living room and outdoor decks with stunning views.




Everything in the Mansion was designed to be the "best of the best" from the Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, to the large and comfortable rooms, soaring ceilings, stunning views, high-speed WIFI and HD Sony TVs.



All bedrooms and en-suite bathrooms are spacious, elegant and comfortable with premium bedding and linens. We’ve taken care of these details for you!



With a living room in each floor, guests can either spread out or gather together in the 3rd floor where the kitchen is equipped with a massive granite bar with seating for 10, a dining table with seating for 10, a large living area with a fireplace and 85" TV.



The entire 4th floor is a penthouse master suite with tremendous views of the gulf, the bay, sunrises and sunsets, the golf course and more. This suite has a comfortable living room, two outdoor decks and large bath room with double vanities, a shower and a jetted tub.



The Palace is Port A's tallest luxury home which maximizes the views of the gulf and bay as well as the golf course and a freshwater lake teeming with dozens of species of local and migratory birds.


The on-site private salt water pool and hot tub area is resort quality and offers a private alternative the large community pool which is about 100 yards from the Palace. A large gas BBQ grill is included as well.

A private 6-seat golf cart with a bluetooth sound system is included in the rental and provides convenient access to the Resort Amenities, the beach and the City of Port Aransas.




Wireless Internet

High capacity/speed WIFI internet and wireless printer. TVs are wifi enabled and support streaming from Netflix, Amazon, Apple TV, and others. Whole home sound system for each room and balcony.


Land line in elevator. AT&T is the strongest cell signal in this area.

Air Conditioning

All spaces air conditioned including the garage.


All spaces heated. Remote-controlled Gas Fireplace on 3rd floor living room with optional thermostat/timer settings.


60" gas fireplace in 3rd floor LR


All premium bedding and bath linens provided.


Large size beach towels provided

Washing Machine

1 electric washer / 1 gas dryer in 1st floor laundry
1 electric washer / 1 gas dryer in 2nd floor laundry

Clothes Dryer

1 washer / 1 dryer in 1st floor laundry
1 washer/ 1 dryer in 2nd floor laundry

Other provisions

Iron & board, hair dryer, paper towels, shampoo, basic soaps, toilet raper


wheel chair accessible elevator to all 4 floors


Parking is limited: garage holds golf cart and two vehicles. Driveway holds up to 4 vehicles. So, up to 6 cars with 2 in garage.

Living Room

4 living areas(one on each floor)with TVs, individual thermostats & comfortable furniture. Each living area opens to an outside balcony(floor1 opens to the pool/spa/pool bath through sliding doors).



2 Dishwashers in the Kitchen which can be used simultaneously


Large capacity sub-zero in kitchen. Also a refrigerator/freezer in ground floor laundry room. Both have external ice & water dispensers.


Wolf 6-burner gas stove with oven and all pots, pans, cooking sheets and other misc kitchen/cooking utensils.


Wolf gas 6 burners with oven


Drawer type Microwave in kitchen. Easy to reach height for everyone.

Coffee Maker

Kuerig (several of them). Uses the K cups


Cuisinart 4 burner for toast, bagels, pop tarts, etc.

Pantry Items

Spices, seasonings, and some basic items.

Dishes & Utensils

Place settings for 20

Other Appliances

Grill, blender, ice maker, kettle, lobster pot

Place settings for 20

The main feature of the Mansion with granite counter seating for 10, soaring 14 ceilings and a Great Room concept with views of the gulf, the dining and living areas, fireplace and 85" TV.

Dining Area


Dining seating for 20. Ten at table, ten on granite bar. Child's highchair included.


Outdoor deck access. 14' ceilings. Adjacent to LR with fireplace and 85" TV. Spectacular views of lake (birding) and Ocean.



All Sony TVs with Dish satellite and apps. TV in all living areas, game room, and most bedrooms (not the bunk rooms).

Satellite / Cable

Dish Satellite with 200 channel package. DVR recording capability with all TVs connected to the 2 Dish Hoppers on Floor 3 Living Room & Game Room.


Savant whole home sound system in the 4 living rooms, the 4 east-facing patio/balconies, Floor 2 west-facing King Bedroom, & Floor 4 Master Bath & Bedroom with 3 separate sound source choices.

DVD Player

Blu-Ray DVD Players in Floor 3 Living Room and Floor 3 Game Room


A few coffee table books.

Game Room

Separate game room with outdoor deck, 8' pool table, Sony TV and cocktail table seating.


Board games such as Monopoly, Dominos, Chinese Checkers, Jenga, Card Games, etc.

Pool Table

Brand new 8' Pool Table with all equipment.

Video Library

No DVDs onsite, but have DISH on Demand and streaming Apps.

Music Library

The Mansion has a custom whole home sound system (SAVANT) that gives users access to Pandora & other sources for 3 channels of music with IPAD controls on each floor-1st floor patio & 3 east balconies.


All 8.5 en-suite and common baths are elegantly finished with custom tiling, countertops and built in cabinetry.

Penthouse master bedroom has an expansive bath with jetted tub and shower.


Lawn / Garden

Small patch of grass in the rear between the sunning deck and the lake. Drive way paver stones and some landscaping with local plants.


Electric bicycle rentals available from Guest Services.


Island Moorings Marina is nearby and provides rental slips for boats. 361-749-4100. www.islandmoorings.com

Porch / Veranda

Floor 1 Covered Front Porch and Covered Back Patio

Deck / Patio

Ground floor sunning deck and patio area surrounding pool with hot tub and gas grill.

Water Sports Gear

Pool floats and beach toys.

Other provisions

Beach chairs and other outdoor furniture, beach towels.


A nine-hole Arnold Palmer designed golf course ( 9 holes). Open to the public. 2 minutes away by golf cart.


The Palace is Port A's tallest residential home (65') and features 8 balconies:
- Stunning Ocean Views
- Stunning Bay Views
- Sunrise and Sunset Views
- Fresh water Lake and golf course views

Pool / Spa

Private Pool

Private heated salt water pool / hot tub on ground level. 5' deep. Lighted by gas lanterns. Sunning deck.

Hot Tub

Jetted hot tub on ground floor connected to pool. The entire pool/spa combination is resort quality and private.

Private Pool

Private heated salt water pool / hot tub on ground level. 5' deep. Lighted by gas lanterns. Sunning deck.

Communal Pool

Very large community pool about 100 yards from Palace adjacent to Guest Services and a pool side bar/grill.


Wheelchair Accessible

Easy ground level access with zero steps. Spacious doorways and bathrooms but no handicap "grab bars",


Elevator service to all 4 floors.


First-aid kit

Smoke detector

Fire extinguisher

Carbon-monoxide detector

Exterior lighting



Beach access is a short golf cart ride away. Golf cart provided. Access bridge visible from main Palmilla entrance. Palmilla can arrange to have beach chairs setup for you, beach-side food available.


Downtown Corpus Christi can be viewed as a skyline feature from the west deck on floor 4.

Near The Ocean

Stunning ocean view from all four stories, beach access is a short golf cart ride away. Golf cart provided with rental.


Property borders 5 acre freshwater lake, beyond which lay the 9 hole Arnold Palmer Golf Course. Lake, ocean and golf course view all from the 3rd floor grand balcony!


Property borders 5 acre freshwater lake. Wildlife present including ducks, crane, turtles, etc. Audubon society aficionados will appreciate the Roseate Spoonbill which visits often!

Beach View

The views from the balconies on floors 2-4 include the Gulf & breaking waves (which are also easy audible), the lake adjacent to the home and the golf course--but not the sand or people.


Mustang Island beach is accessed by vehicle or the provided 6-seat golf cart or by foot across a wooden walkway. 3 minute drive. Full Gulf views are available from floors 2, 3, and 4.

Golf Course Front

The golf course is separated from the Palace by a fresh water lake. The pro-shop is a 400-yard walk or drive by the provided golf cart or vehicle.

Golf Course View

The golf course can be viewed from decks 2,3, & 4.

Lake View

A small fresh water lake is adjacent to the rear of the home.


A fresh water lake is adjacent to the Palace. It attracts dozens of species of birds and ducks and provides excellent "birding" viewing points from all decks.

Ocean View

Expansive ocean views from the home and decks 2,3 & 4.


The views of the ocean are spectacular and unrestricted by any other homes or buildings. The water is approximately 1,500 feet from the Palace.

Water View

Spectacular and unrestricted Gulf views from floors 2,3 & 4. Sunset, bay and marina views from floor 4.


The Palace is 500 yards from the surf which is accessed by the provided golf cart or by vehicle (3 minute drive) or on foot via a private wooden walkway.