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Open for Spring Break, Book Your Group Now, Beach 3 Minutes, Sleep up to 10!

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2 bedrooms upstairs sleep 6. Separate downstairs unit sleeps 4 more.

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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-20 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Private Homes house description

Feel the gulf breezes from the upper deck at Rutan's Retreat! This cute beach house has everything you will want in a beach getaway: lots of open spaces inside to relax and kick back after a day at the beach. There is a dining area with table seating a nice breakfast bar area, where the family can oversee the preparation of your 'catch of the day'. A comfortable sofa and lounging area with television round out the relaxation area. The main bedroom upstairs has a queen bed with ceiling fan. A 'jack and jill' bath insures privacy for all guests. There is a shower, but 2 sinks and 2 stools.

Add the optional bedroom downstairs unit for a small fee and sleep an additional 4 persons. Downstairs has another dining area, kitchenette with microwave and mini refrigerator, a bath with shower, and a sleeping area with a queen 4 poster bed, television and two more twin beds. Both the front door and bedroom door open out onto the carport area where there is picnic table.

A Bar-B-Q is provided downstairs and you will really enjoy having that covered carport area to shade you from the sun and enjoy al fresco dining all day long.

There is a fenced yard! Also extra parking for your boat!

Rutan's Retreat is just a short walk to the beach. Located on eleventh street which runs parallel to the Gulf Beach, you can access the beach easily from Avenue G either by foot or by car. We gladly provide beach towels and beach mats for our guests as well as a few beach chairs. Our closet is also stocked with games and activities for fun in the evening.

Schlitterbahn is opening just 20 minutes south of us! Stay in Port Aransas and have the very best of both worlds. The wonderful beaches here have always drawn sun worshipers and beach lovers. Now if your family wants a waterpark experience, it is right in our back yard, too.

Keywords: Beach House, Big House Sleeps 10, walk to beach, Port Aransas Beach House

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Great for a big family getaway!

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Port Aransas has a fantastic community pool. New and beautiful. Just a few blocks away....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Spring
Mar 23 - Apr 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$340
$2,000
Sandfest
Apr 22 - Apr 27, 2015
3 night min stay
$405
Late Spring
Apr 28 - May 14, 2015
2 night min stay
$340
$2,000
Early Summer
May 15 - May 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$390
Memorial Day
May 22 - May 27, 2015
3 night min stay
$405
Late Summer
May 28 - Jul 1, 2015
2 night min stay
$390
July
Jul 2 - Jul 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$405
Late Summer 2
Aug 1 - Sep 2, 2015
2 night min stay
$390
Labor Day
Sep 3 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$405
Fall Fishing
Sep 8 - Nov 24, 2015
2 night min stay
$320
$2,000
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$405
Early Winter
Nov 30 - Dec 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$320
$2,000
Late Winter
Jan 1 - Apr 1, 2016
20 night min stay

$2,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $275
  • Cleaning Fee $170
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

During non-peak times, it is possible to rent only the upstairs (or 2 bedrooms with 1.5 bath). This part of the house will accommodate 6 persons maximum (no exceptions). For 2 bedroom pricing, call 1-361-332-8212. You can generally subtract around $100.00.

For Winter monthly rates shown, we have figured our rate on the upstairs unit ONLY. Call for pricing.

Deposit is collected when booking with the manager and scheduling your rental.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Corpus Christi International Airport
0.3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Coast Club
0.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Hwy 361
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Newport Dunes
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Shells
0.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Mustang Island Beach

Car: Recommended

A slice of beach is seen from the porch and front deck, but the sea breezes are evident and plentiful daily. If you love watching people, this is the perfect house. This house is great for large families with young children which you would like to separate from the rest of the families OR a more mature couple who would like to get up and fix their own coffee in the morning, this is the perfect home since the downstairs unit has its own kitchenette.

 

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  • 2 bedrooms upstairs sleep 6.  Separate downstairs unit sleeps 4 more.

    2 bedrooms upstairs sleep 6. Separate downstairs unit sleeps 4 more.

  • Breezy deck faces the sea breezes.

    Breezy deck faces the sea breezes.

  • Spacious, comfy interior.

    Spacious, comfy interior.

  • Sit at bar and watch the cook prepare a feast.

    Sit at bar and watch the cook prepare a feast.

  • Spacious bedrooms have plenty of relax area.

    Spacious bedrooms have plenty of relax area.

  • Additional seating area for games and reading.

    Additional seating area for games and reading.

  • Bathroom 2 is private yet opens to the shower area.

    Bathroom 2 is private yet opens to the shower area.

  • Downstairs sitting/dining room.

    Downstairs sitting/dining room.

  • Sitting area - TV can be viewed from bed or loveseat.

    Sitting area - TV can be viewed from bed or loveseat.

  • Kitchenette downstairs is convenient and clean.

    Kitchenette downstairs is convenient and clean.

  • Lots of parking plus a nice covered picnic area.

    Lots of parking plus a nice covered picnic area.

  • Golf at beautiful Palmilla Beach Golf Club (formerly Newport Dunes Golf Club).

    Golf at beautiful Palmilla Beach Golf Club (formerly Newport Dunes Golf Club).

  • Fenced yard for pets and kids.

    Fenced yard for pets and kids.

  • Outdoor seating on deck.

    Outdoor seating on deck.

  • Dining area.

    Dining area.

  • Fully stocked galley kitchen.

    Fully stocked galley kitchen.

  • Bedroom 2 with bright decor.

    Bedroom 2 with bright decor.

  • Jack and Jill bathroom has shower area that passes through to bathroom 2.

    Jack and Jill bathroom has shower area that passes through to bathroom 2.

  • Four poster bed downstairs.

    Four poster bed downstairs.

  • Downstairs twin love seat.

    Downstairs twin love seat.

  • Twin beds in the sleeping wing downstairs.

    Twin beds in the sleeping wing downstairs.

  • Downstairs desk in the sitting room.

    Downstairs desk in the sitting room.

  • Take a stroll down the South Jetty.  Careful - slippery when wet.

    Take a stroll down the South Jetty. Careful - slippery when wet.

  • Swim at our community pool for just a few dollars a day.

    Swim at our community pool for just a few dollars a day.

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  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    9
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 03/29/2015
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Phone is answered from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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