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Ocean Views Are Amazing- 2 Balconies! 2 Min Walk to Beach; Free Wifi; Bbq Gril

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Last updated: 07/07/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This lovely Galveston vacation home rental is a 2 minute walk to the beach! A quick 15 - 20 minute drive will take you to Moody Gardens!

You will have a GREAT time sitting at the balcony watching the ocean waves and hearing the seagulls overhead! This spacious 2 bedroom; 3 full bathrooms Galveston beach is ideal for your family!

A 2 minute walk will take you to Nate's West End Restaurant for a great burger and a fully stocked grocery store is only next door! Pick up some steak or seafood for a fabulous grill at our charcoal BBQ grill.

You can easily walk from the beach to the grocery store for a cold scoop of ice cream!

Sun bathe at the beach and walk back to the home for a cold beer or ice tea, and easily return to your sunbathing.

You can also surf the waves, build sand castles with the kids and come back and grill (or have someone else grill) some steaks or seafood!

Many options are available for a grand family vacation stay! No major street to cross to get to the Beach!

You will not be disappointed! Your children will love spending hours playing on the beach with the beach toys provided and you will enjoy the proximity of the beach and all conveniences offered at the home!

We try and keep 4 beach chairs for your use in a locked storage unit that can also be used to secure your fishing poles or bicycles.

An outside shower with hot/cold water is available for washing away the sand!

Still not convinced this is the ideal beach home! . . . . .

The beach home has 1314 Sq feet of living area, 2 spacious bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. A queen size bed and twin bunk beds are found at the second bedroom!

The beach home will accommodate 6 people in a bed and 2 people in the sleeper sofa bed, for a sleeping capacity of 8!

Make our home - your home at the beach! And make memories to share a lifetime.

Bring your laptop and stay connected with families and friends with our wireless internet or enjoy watching TV on our large screen cable TV.

We have many guests who also rent our beach home next door (HomeAway#973827) to have a vacation to remember with best friends or relatives.

The luxury you find at our other listings can be found here!!

View our other listings: HomeAway #973827 (BEACH HOME) and HomeAway #914321 (2 BEDROOM CONDO) as well as HomeAway 973829 (2 BEDROOM CONDO). Prefer intimate time together with a fantastic Ocean View then view our 1 bedroom luxury condo HomeAway listing #913735. Our condos are located in the fabulous Dawn condo complex.

To belong to our group of rentals, our properties must have AMAZING views of the ocean!

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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1314 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We do not rent to single adults under the age of 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Very kid friendly. Children love our beach homes!! This location is great! No major streets to cross,no loud noises, no vehicles allowed on the beach, one of the best beaches in Galveston!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed in the balcony/lanai/or in the paio...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

    1 pack N play for the little one...moreless

  • King bed and plush posterpedic mattress in the master bedroom. Master bedroom with a flat screen TV. Queen size bed in the second bedroom. The second bedroom also has twin bunk beds! Their is also a sleeper sofa in the entertainment room. Pack N Play available. Queen size sleeper sofa and additional seating with a large screen TV can be found in the entertainment room. There is also a 3rd full bathroom available at the entertainment room. Kitchen and dining area are located close to a second balcony for drinking coffee, socializing, and viewing and hearing the ocean! Towels are provided. Have approximatly 6 beach towels available. Free internet along with cable available....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Full 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Full 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Full 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    outdoor shower with hot and cold water...moreless

  • Their is also an outside shower with hot and cold water for washing away the beach sand...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable with large screen TV available at the Entertainment Room. Cable TV also available in the Master Bedroom. Secure internet also available...moreless

  • Television:

    large screen TV with cable ...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    only a 2 minute walk to the beach...moreless

  • Beach View:

    Excellent beach and ocean view!!!...moreless

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    Enjoy the ocean view and watch the seagulls enjoy life!!...moreless

  • Water View:

    Great view of the Ocean! hear the surf...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining table with 6 chairs and 5 bar stools at kitchen counter ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    There are 2 brand new (May 2010) air conditioners in this unit....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    there is a full size dryer inside the unit....moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    There is covered space for 4 vehicles at the beach home....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    We try and keep some beach towels available for your use...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Queen size sleeper sofa, small sofa and 2 chairs located in the living (entertainment) area....moreless

  • Parking:

    room for 4 cars...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    There is a full size new washing machine inside the unit....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Secure internet available for Docs Quarters guests! ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Complete kitchen with pots/pans,cutlery and much more for preparing meals...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Available...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dishwasher for your convenience...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Great Kitchen!! with dishwaher available. Kitchen utencils, pots and pans and cuptowels available...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Microwave available in this well stocked kitchen....moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Nice size Refrigerator...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    There are two balconies. One balcony attaches to the upper part of the beach home from the Entertainment room. Excellent view of the ocean, enjoy the breeze and drink your cup of coffee....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    A large patio is available below the beach home....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    The Lanai is shared by each bedroom. Nice to sit and play a deck of cards or dominoes before retiring to bed....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    lawn available for the children to play on a slip N slide. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    charcoal grill is available for your use (bring your own charcoal...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 63 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season II
Jul 7 - Jul 23, 2015
3 night min stay
$260 $270
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Summer Season
Jul 24 - Jul 25, 2015
2 night min stay
$270
Summer Season
Jul 26 - Sep 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$260 $270
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Labor Day 2015
Sep 4 - Sep 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$280
Lone Star Rally
Nov 5 - Nov 9, 2015
3 night min stay
$270
Thanksgiving Break
Nov 20 - Nov 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$250 $265
Thu, Fri, Sat
Christmas Holiday
Dec 18 - Dec 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$250 $265
Thu, Fri, Sat
New Years Eve
Dec 31 - Jan 3, 2016
2 night min stay
$155
Winter Season I
Jan 4 - Jan 27, 2016
2 night min stay
$125 $140
Thu, Fri, Sat
Mardi Gras
Jan 28 - Jan 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$150
Winter Season II
Feb 1 - Feb 3, 2016
2 night min stay
$125 $135
Thu, Fri, Sat
Mardi Gras
Feb 4 - Feb 7, 2016
2 night min stay
$150
Winter Season III
Feb 8 - Mar 3, 2016
2 night min stay
$125 $140
Thu, Fri, Sat
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$190 $250
Thu, Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • owners damage waiver $20
  • Cleaning $95 + tax
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

FREE INTERNET;

We provide an accidental damage waiver for $20.00 that provides up to $300 of accidental damage to the interior of the beach condo. Therefore no damage deposit is necessary OR you can provide a damage deposit of $300 which is totally refundable 2 weeks following your stay if there is no accidental damage to the inside of the condo.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

51 Miles
Nearest Airport
Houston Hobby Airport
0.06 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Nate's Restaurant
17 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Galveston Bolivar Ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Moody Gardens Golf Course
0.06 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Nate's Restaurant
0.06 Miles
Nearest Beach
Karankawa Beach

Car: Necessary

Approximately 45 Minutes To Hobby Airport .

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: My husband and were enjoying sharing our beach home and condo (Docs Quarters at the Beach and Docs Quarters at the Seawall) when the beach home next door came up for sale. We decided to purchase the beach home which is next door to Docs Quarters at the Beach. We found many families with a desire to stay close to the beach and enjoy the relaxation that only a beach can offer! We also wanted to provide vacationers, with multiple family members, the option of sharing the same beach but still having the privacy of being in separate quarters.

Why the Owner Chose Karankawa:
Our beach is close to Jamaica beach, not crowded and is a location well known by frequent island guest renters. We also enjoy this location, it is secluded but close enough (10 miles to the seawall) to all of the island happenings!

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
A unique benefit of renting our home is its phenomenal location. It is far enough from town to have the small town feeling but close enough to enjoy Galveston and all its attractions! It is about 15 miles from the main attractions.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from one of the balconies

    View from one of the balconies

  • Entertainment room - plenty of sitting space

    Entertainment room - plenty of sitting space

  • Two more bar stools and a large screen flat TV

    Two more bar stools and a large screen flat TV

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • 3rd full bathroom located in the entertainment area

    3rd full bathroom located in the entertainment area

  • master bedroom with King size bed

    master bedroom with King size bed

  • Master bathroom - attached

    Master bathroom - attached

  • Second bedroom also has a set of bunk beds

    Second bedroom also has a set of bunk beds

  • Bathroom attached to the second bedroom.

    Bathroom attached to the second bedroom.

  • Full size washer and dryer located behind the louver doors

    Full size washer and dryer located behind the louver doors

  • Moody Gardens shark tank! Great ocean view!

    Moody Gardens shark tank! Great ocean view!

  • Beach time at Docs Quarters beach home!

    Beach time at Docs Quarters beach home!

  • Entertainment room - couches facing large screen TV

    Entertainment room - couches facing large screen TV

  • Looking onto the upper level balcony

    Looking onto the upper level balcony

  • Full Kitchen with all necessary appliances

    Full Kitchen with all necessary appliances

  • Third full bathroom located at the entertainment area.

    Third full bathroom located at the entertainment area.

  • Master bedroom with posterpedic mattress

    Master bedroom with posterpedic mattress

  • Master bedroom with flat screen TV

    Master bedroom with flat screen TV

  • Second bedroom with twin bunks and queen size bed

    Second bedroom with twin bunks and queen size bed

  • Another view from the top balcony - hear the ocean waves and feel the breeze!

    Another view from the top balcony - hear the ocean waves and feel the breeze!

  • Mardi Gras - come and enjoy the parade and Good Times!

    Mardi Gras - come and enjoy the parade and Good Times!

  • This is so much fun and very enjoyable!

    This is so much fun and very enjoyable!

  • Father/son fishing at Docs Quarters beach home - Fishing on Galveston Island

    Father/son fishing at Docs Quarters beach home - Fishing on Galveston Island

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/07/2015
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