• Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1.0
  • Pets: Allowed
  • Check-in: After 3:00 pm
  • Check-out: Before 11:00 am
Sleeps: 5
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1.0
Pets: Allowed
Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Check-out: Before 11:00 am
OBO Amenities: Boat Ramp < 1 Mile, Grill, Outdoor Living Area, Public Lands\Waters < 1Mile
Everyday Living: 24 Hour Check-In, Air Conditioning, Coffee Maker, First Aid Kit, Full Kitchen, Heat, Linens, Smoke Alarm, Towels, TV, Wifi
Matagorda, TX 77457

The Blue Crab

This clean and comfortable home has all that you need for a fishing or beach trip in Matagorda! Newly updated, you’re sure to enjoy the fresh interior and large front deck.

The Blue Crab is located less than a block away from Wayne’s bait camp, so it’s a fantastic location for fishing! Also, only 5 minutes to Matagorda Beach!

Inside the home, there are 2 bedrooms and 1 full bathroom, a full kitchen with dining table and comfortable living room. The home is pet friendly and also has wifi for your convenience.

The Blue Crab is the perfect getaway — bring your boat and fishing gear, because the public boat ramp is just steps away!

Come spend time in Matagorda, and relax at the coastal speed of life!

Outdoor Access

Duck hunters in Matagorda, TX, discover rich opportunities in diverse habitats. The marshes and bayous offer prime grounds, featuring species like mallards, pintails, gadwalls, and northern shovelers. Coastal waters provide a dynamic experience with redheads, canvasbacks, scaup, and various teal species. Inland wetlands contribute to the diversity, hosting mallards, gadwalls, ring-necked ducks, and scaup. St. Mary’s Bayou attracts mallards, pintails, teal, and wigeons, while Oyster Lake is suitable for mallards, pintails, gadwalls, and redheads. Local knowledge and adherence to regulations enhance the waterfowl hunting experience.

Fishing takes center stage in Matagorda, catering to diverse angling preferences. Fly fishing enthusiasts explore bayous and coastal waters for redfish, speckled trout, and flounder. Inshore fishing thrives in productive bay systems, marshes, and flats, offering opportunities for redfish, speckled trout, black drum, sheepshead, and flounder. Matagorda’s offshore adventures in the Gulf of Mexico feature kingfish, cobia, snapper, grouper, and other pelagic species. Charter services enhance the offshore fishing experience, providing access to larger game fish. Matagorda stands as a versatile haven for anglers, whether fly fishing inshore or venturing offshore.

Birdwatching enthusiasts find haven in Matagorda’s coastal environment. St. Mary’s Bayou, marsh areas, and Oyster Lake Park serve as excellent spots, attracting a diverse array of shorebirds, waterfowl, and migratory birds. The inclusion in The Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail enhances the birdwatching experience. Matagorda, TX, emerges as a haven for outdoor enthusiasts seeking adventure amidst coastal Texas.

Kayaking trails around Matagorda offer diverse destinations for paddlers. Allen’s Landing provides easy access to East Matagorda Bay, while Rudasill’s Cut offers quick access to the bay and adjacent marsh areas. Jetty Park is popular for beach access and stand-up paddleboarding, and Little Boggy Bayou is ideal for fishing but requires caution due to alligator habitat. Oyster Lake, Parker’s Cut, Rawling’s Cut, and River Bend Boat Ramp provide additional opportunities for fishing and birding. Riverside Park serves as a beautiful starting point for paddles downstream, and St. Mary’s Bayou offers a large marsh area for exploration. 3 Mile Lake, requiring a 4×4 vehicle, is a marsh area on Matagorda Beach, while FM521 Park serves as a boat ramp and camping site. These kayaking destinations showcase the diverse natural beauty around Matagorda, providing options for both day paddles and longer excursions.


OBO Amenities

Boat Ramp < 1 Mile Boat Ramp < 1 Mile
Grill Grill
Outdoor Living Area Outdoor Living Area
Public Lands\Waters < 1Mile Public Lands\Waters < 1Mile


24 Hour Check-In, Air Conditioning, Coffee Maker, First Aid Kit, Full Kitchen, Heat, Linens, Smoke Alarm, Towels, TV, Wifi

Things to Do

  • Amberjack
  • Beaches
  • Bird Watching
  • Birding
  • boating
  • Canoeing
  • Canvasback
  • Cobia
  • Fishing
  • Flounder
  • Grouper
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mahi Mahi
  • Mallard
  • Paddle Sports
  • Pintail Ducks
  • Redfish
  • Rivers & Streams
  • Saltwater Fly Fishing
  • Sheepshead
  • Snapper
  • Spanish Mackerel
  • Speckled Trout
  • Tarpon
  • Teal
  • Tuna
  • Waterfowl Hunting
  • Wood Duck

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