Come To The Coast!

If you are looking for peace and serenity, then The Peaceful Pelican in Palacios, TX is your destination! Sitting on the waterfront at Tres Palacios Bay (just off Matagorda Bay), The Peaceful Pelican offers you a place to rest and … Read More

Tackling COVID

How We’re Addressing COVID at The Peaceful Pelican

Summer is here, and it’s a great time to be on the bay! Book your stay with confidence knowing that we’re just as concerned for your health and well-being as we are for our own and that we’re doing everything we possibly can to make your stay not only comfortable, but safe as well. … Read More

The Top 3 Reasons Palacios is the Perfect Getaway During COVID-19

The Top 3 Reasons Palacios is the Perfect Getaway During COVID-19 With the advent of COVID-19, it’s completely understandable to want to escape. With reports of many beaches packed over the last weekend with their reopening, you may feel that … Read More

Top 10 Things to Do in Palacios

#1 Walk Along the Water When you visit Palacios, you’ll appreciate the 1.5 miles of paved paths along the waterfront, and the best part is – they’re also lit at night! If you enjoy fishing, you’ll love the public piers … Read More

Lunch at the Historic Blessing Hotel

A few weeks ago, Paula and I were talking about places to eat around Palacios, and she asked me if I had ever been to Hotel Blessing. When I told her that I had not, she reacted as if I … Read More

Welcome to the Best Kept Secret in Texas

When I first discovered Palacios about 15 years ago, my parents had just purchased a bay house from my great uncle. I had thought they purchased in Galveston or Baytown when my mom said “bay house” since we lived in … Read More