So Stellar. So Padre.

The SpaceX South Texas Launch Site is a spaceport and test site being built at Boca Chica Village near Brownsville, Texas (approximately 40 miles from South Padre Island) for the private use of Space Exploration Technologies Corporation (SpaceX). The purpose of SpaceX is to provide an exclusive launch site that would allow the company to accommodate its launch manifest and meet tight launch windows.

For more information about SpaceX and its founder, Elon Musk, visit

South Padre Island: the Closest Lodging to Boca Chica

Traveler’s to SpaceX South Texas Launch Site have a range of excellent options for lodging just 40 miles away on South Padre Island. Our barrier Island offers the closest lodging to the launch site with everything from RV and beach campsites, to budget-friendly hotels and vacation rentals, to luxury accommodations.

So Fun. So Perfect. So Padre.