Portland, TX: A Texas Gem along the Gulf Coast

Jun. 07, 2023 | Written by: Suzie Marable

Portland, TX: A Texas Gem along the Gulf Coast

(Published on - 6/7/2023 8:35:00 PM)


Nestled along the picturesque coastline of Texas, the city of Portland offers a delightful blend of small-town charm, natural beauty, and a range of recreational opportunities. One of the shining gems of this coastal community is the Northshore Country Club, a premier destination for golf enthusiasts and leisure seekers alike. Let's embark on a journey to discover the allure of Portland, TX, and the captivating neighborhood of Northshore Country Club.


Portland, TX: Coastal Beauty and Warm Hospitality


Located just across the bay from Corpus Christi, Portland is a quaint city that boasts stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico and a laid-back atmosphere. This coastal gem offers residents and visitors alike a range of recreational activities, including fishing, boating, and beachcombing. The pristine beaches and abundant wildlife make Portland a paradise for nature enthusiasts.


Beyond its natural beauty, Portland also has a vibrant community that embraces its rich history and welcoming spirit. From charming local shops and restaurants to community events, like Windfest, that bring neighbors together, the city offers a close-knit environment where everyone feels at home. The City of Portland is about building community and raising families while enjoying the great coastal outdoors.

Portland Walking

Northshore Country Club: A Golfer's Dream

Situated in the heart of Portland, the Northshore Country Club stands as a testament to the region's love affair with golf. This premier private club offers an exceptional golfing experience set against the backdrop of the Texas Gulf Coast. With its well-manicured fairways, challenging holes, and breathtaking coastal vistas, Northshore is a golfer's dream come true.

Designed by Bruce Devlin and Robert Von Hagge, the 18-hole championship golf course provides players of all skill level an enjoyable and rewarding experience.


But Northshore Country Club is not just about golf. It offers a host of amenities and activities that cater to the entire family. Members can take advantage of the club's state-of-the-art tennis facilities, featuring courts, perfect for friendly matches or competitive tournaments. If you want to join in a game of Pickleball, you can find lessons and games here. The club also boasts a beautiful swimming pool, a fully equipped fitness center, and a clubhouse that serves as a hub for social gatherings, weddings and corporate events.


The welcoming atmosphere at Northshore creates a sense of camaraderie among members. Whether participating in tournaments, joining fitness classes, or attending social functions, the club fosters a strong sense of community and provides a platform for building lasting friendships.

 Northshore CC

The Portland Experience

While the Northshore Country Club serves as a centerpiece for recreational activities in Portland, the city itself offers a variety of other attractions and amenities.  Residents and visitors can explore the scenic Sunset Lake Park, go birdwatching at Indian Point Pier, or indulge in fresh seafood at one of the many local eateries.


For those seeking a cultural experience, just over the bridge in the nearby city of Corpus Christi,  there are array of museums, art galleries and theaters. From the  USS Lexington Museum to the Texas State Aquarium, there is something for everyone to enjoy.


With its captivating coastal beauty, warm hospitality and the world-class amenities of the Northshore Country Club, Portland, TX, stands as a hidden gem along the Texas Gulf Coast.


Whether you are a golf enthusiast, a nature lover, or simply seeking a new town to call home, Portland and the Northshore Country Club community offer an experience that is sure to leave a lasting impression.

If you are looking to make your next move, consider 204 Doral Drive, located in the presitgious neighborhood of Northshore Country Club. Contact Suzie Marable, Realtor at 512-924-7916.

 204 Doral Dr.