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Flamingo Landing: South Padre Island Paradise

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Downstairs Apt - Parking at Door

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Last updated: 04/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Previous guests have particularly enjoyed: our location; comfortable beds (king beds in both bedrooms); 1100 sq. feet of spacious, well-decorated comfort; well-equipped kitchen; generous storage (pantry and closets); convenient beach access; proximity to premier island restaurants and attractions (i.e. Louis', Laguna Bob's, Tequila Sunset on the bay and Boomerang Billy's on the beach). Higher than average ceilings enhance the feeling of spaciousness.

This house originally belonged to one of the early developers of South Padre Island. It was moved off the beach and put up on concrete block stilts. We subsequently added the downstairs apartment.

Owners reserve the upstairs for our own use. Owner management eliminates costly management fees, resulting in competitive rates.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    En suite bathroom with tub and shower. Large closet....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    2nd bathroom adjacent to this bedroom....moreless

  • King size beds (2)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bath towels are furnished....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    There is also a cold water outside shower available....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    There are many books available by best-selling authors. If you start one and don't finish it, please take it with you....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    There is a combination DVD/VCR on living room TV....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV has many channels available for your enjoyment....moreless

  • Television:

    Flat screen TVs in living area and master bedroom. Bedroom TV has a built in DVD player....moreless

  • VCR

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area is part of the large living area. A round table has four comfortable chairs, and more chairs may be pulled up. Additionally, there are two bar stools at the island counter....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Parking is available for you just a few steps from your door. There is room for two cars tandem parked or a boat and car....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Just a few steps from your vehicle to door....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided:

    There are plenty of bath towels, but we ask that they not be taken to the beach. Please bring your own beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    The wireless internet access code is available in a photo frame on the kitchen island....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a covered patio right outside your door. There is also an outdoor, cold water shower available under our stairs....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 4 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 22 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$150
$900
Winter Texan
Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2016
30 night min stay

$1,500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$120
$750 $1,200
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning $80 + tax
  • Tax Rate 14.5%

Notes:

$250 Reservation/Damage deposit is due to reserve, to be refunded after check-out, pending inspection. Full rental amount is due on arrival by check or cash.


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Last updated: 04/15/2015
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Location

Our property is about a half block to the beach and a block and a half to the 'Entertainment District' on the bay. The entertainment available includes Gravity Park, miniature golf, go karts, and several bars and restaurants. The sunsets are glorious from the bay side, and summer fireworks (Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend) can be seen from the end of our driveway every Thursday and Friday evenings at 9:15 over the bay. Entertainment available from various locations includes Schlitterbahn Water Park, dolphin and Eco tours, horseback riding, parasailing, jet skiing, Sea Turtle, Inc., the Birding Center to name a few. Or, many visitors choose to simply enjoy the beautiful beach and then relax in your spacious living area.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: She fell in love with the beach when living in Peru as a child - he in Hawaii. After visiting Texas beaches, one trip to South Padre Island convinced us that this was THE beach for us. As we enjoy our paradise, we believe we have found one of the premier beaches of the world...

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
This property is located in a prime area of the island. Proximity to the beach as well as the bayside and walking distance to many restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues makes this an ideal location.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Downstairs Apt - Parking at Door

    Downstairs Apt - Parking at Door

  • Living area/dining

    Living area/dining

  • Second bedroom

    Second bedroom

  • Sun setting into the bay at the end of our street, next to Gravity Park

    Sun setting into the bay at the end of our street, next to Gravity Park

  • Living area

    Living area

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Sunrise on the beach

    Sunrise on the beach

VRBO #326772

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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Minimum stay: 3-30 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/15/2015
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(210) 872-9238 (Texas, USA)

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