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The "Original Sandbox Beach House" on South Padre Island

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The "Original Sandbox Beachhouse" on South Padre Island.

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Last updated: 11/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Other South Padre Island Properties house description

Three story beach house with your own garage and laundry room on first floor. Living room, dining room, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, large balcony on front with south breeze and small one on back on second floor. Third floor has bedroom and bath. Beautifully furnished. Enough dishes, etc. to host Thanksgiving dinner. Clean, light and airy. Come & relax, shop, eat and play!

Less than a block from the beach (Gulf of Mexico) and a block from the bay (Laguna Madre). Convenience store, theatre, restaurants & shopping within walking distance. Free public transportation. Come & have a wonderful vacation in our absolutely unique beach house located just outside the island congested area. No big high-rise condos nearby. Come & relax, shop, eat and play!

An additional one bedroom unit is available Listing #307262 (bookings permitting) that is the perfect companion for large families or get togethers.

Located 39 miles from Harlingen airport, 23 miles from Brownsville airport and 25 miles from Matamores, Mexico.

If you have not been to South Padre Island, you are missing the best beach west of the Mississippi!

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Board games, books, videos and puzzles on premises....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Well mannered pets welcome. Pet deposit $50. Guests will be responsible for any pet damage....moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Summer Friday night fireworks at 9:15. (these are spectacular) and huge July 4th show....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable:

                32" flat screen TV in the living room...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television:

                In second bedroom, there is a TV NOT attached to cable with a DVD player for games and movies only. No games provided....moreless

              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Water View:

                    Views of the Laguna Madre (Mother Lagoon) on the west side for great sunsets....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Central a/c and heat....moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Washroom is shared with one permanent resident....moreless

                  • Garage
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Washing Machine:

                    The Washroom is shared with one permanent resident....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Catering Available:

                    Home delivery available on the island....moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Enough for Thanksgiving dinner. See full kitchen...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    Tons of dishes, pots and pans and utensils. Blender, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, just like you're at home...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Great balcony views of the sunset on the bay. Faces south so you enjoy the prevailing breezes. Open the doors for the real Island experience....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 12 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Summer
                  Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $185 $200
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,110 $4,000
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $135
                  $810 $1,600
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Pet Fee $50
                  • Cleaning fee $50
                  • Tax Rate 14.5%

                  Notes:

                  For every 6 nights you book with us, we give you the 7th one free!

                  When the reservation is made, we charge the entire amount of the stay on your credit card via telephone.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 11/03/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  0.02 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Wanna Wanna

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  World class bird watching, sand castle contests and lessons, Dolphin watching, boat tours, And wonderful Friday night fireworks during the summer. We have lots of books, games, puzzles, videos, dominoes, cards, poker chips, etc. for your indoor enjoyment.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1984

                  About the owner: A local to the area, born and raised in South Texas. I purchased my first property on the Island at age 18, and we grew up together!

                  Why the Owner Chose Other South Padre Island Properties:
                  I wanted to have a piece of the best beach in Texas to call my own.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Walks on the beach, jumping the waves, fireworks on Friday nights in the summer, lounging on the balcony, eating freshly caught fish, drinking pina coladas & margaritas at the beach bar close by, breathing wonderful air, looking at the beautiful starry sky at night. Shopping trips to Mexico.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • The "Original Sandbox Beachhouse" on South Padre Island.

                    The "Original Sandbox Beachhouse" on South Padre Island.

                  • Well furnished Kitchen with granite countertops and new appliances.

                    Well furnished Kitchen with granite countertops and new appliances.

                  • Master bedroom with kingsize bed and private bath.

                    Master bedroom with kingsize bed and private bath.

                  • Living room with convertible futons looking onto front private balcony.

                    Living room with convertible futons looking onto front private balcony.

                  • Kitchen with granite countertops, glasstop range, and new appliances.

                    Kitchen with granite countertops, glasstop range, and new appliances.

                  • Dining room table with 6 chairs: also two bar stools at kitchen bar.

                    Dining room table with 6 chairs: also two bar stools at kitchen bar.

                  • Guest or 2nd bedroom with twin beds and main bathroom and small private balcony.

                    Guest or 2nd bedroom with twin beds and main bathroom and small private balcony.

                  • View of stairway between 2nd and 3rd floors, notice the natural cedar

                    View of stairway between 2nd and 3rd floors, notice the natural cedar

                  VRBO #249610

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Monday, November 03, 2014

                  $135 - $200 per night (USD)
                  12

                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 7

                  View calendar: Updated 11/03/14
                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                  Member since: 2009
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/03/2014
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                  (713) 899-5859

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