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Totally Renovated & Totally Cool Beachside Retreat with Views!

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Front view. Plenty of covered parking. Great storage for all your beach toys!

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Last updated: 04/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Sunny Beach house description

Welcome to 'Ike's Revenge'. As you might have guessed, besides having a colorful exterior, this home has a colorful history. Damaged by Hurricane Ike in 2008, this impressive Sunny Beach home has been totally remodeled and professionally decorated (March 2011). It's a perfect retreat, totally equipped with almost everything imaginable to make your Galveston vacation a pleasant, memorable experience.

The home features 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and a loft. 2 story vaulted ceilings and an abundance of windows will make your beach experience all that much more enjoyable. Kick back in an Adirondack chair and enjoy your morning coffee or afternoon libation on the oversized deck with views of the Gulf of Mexico which is a short 2 blocks away.

Sleeping arrangements: Master with king sized bed, second bedroom with a queen sized bed, loft with 3 twin beds and there is also a raised inflatable Air Bed available.

Features include a 47' flat screen Internet TV in the living room and a 32' Internet TV in the master bedroom, FREE wireless Internet, CD/ipod player, stainless appliances including microwave, pots/pans, dishes, glassware and almost every small appliance you will need. For your convenience, there is a large enclosed storage room downstairs to store all your beach toys. A charcoal grill is also provided. Don't forget to check out the outdoor shower.......it's amazing!

Sunny Beach is the perfect location on the West End. Located at FM 3005 and 8 Mile Road, it's the first beach community west of the Seawall which makes it the most convenient beach community to Galveston attractions, restaurants and shopping. You really can't beat the location.

Looking for more than one house for that family reunion or employee getaway? Check out 'HAPPY IN MARGARITAVILLE' (VRBO #351796). It's a 4 bedroom, 2 bath BEACHFRONT home just 2 blocks away. How convenient is that?

HAPPY IN MARGARITAVILLE: 'Weekly rentals only May 27th - September 5th'. 3 Night Minimum March 1st - May 26th.

IKE'S REVENGE: '3 Night minimum March 1st - September 5th.

Want to live at the beach for 1 -3 months? Call us about our reduced rate 'Winter Texan Program'


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Outdoor Shower. Downstairs storage room for all of your beach toys, Foot Wash. Full sized raised inflatable air bed...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Seats 6 at the table and 4 at the breakfast bar...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    4 spaces...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    No garage but, there is a large storage room under the house....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    4 covered. 4 uncovered...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Please do not use on the deck....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
May 25 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$270
$1,349

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Linen & Towel Service $180 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee $135 + tax
  • Damage Waiver $69
  • Admin Fee $135 + tax
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

1/2 due at booking and balance due 30 days before arrival. Want to live at the beach for 1-3 months in the off season. Call about our "Winter Texan" program!


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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hobby Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Woody's
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Boliver Ferry
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Moody Gardens Golf Club
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Gulf Freeway (IH-45)
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Jimmy's on the Pier (89th & Seawall)

Car: Necessary

Schlitterbahn Water Park, Moody Gardens and the Flight Museum are only 5 minutes away. The Seawall is only 9/10 of a mile up the beach......easy bike ride. Downtown Galveston and the Strand are only 15 minutes.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009

About: I'm an overworked Realtor from Austin that can only relax at the beach. It's just a shame I have to drive 3 1/2 hours to enjoy my little paradise on the beach.

Why Sunny Beach:
I have been vacationing on Galveston's West End for 30 years. Same old 12 friends telling the same old stories over and over. I wouldn't have it any other way. It's our twice a year 'Big Chill' weekend. Other than those two big weekends, I totally love my other times to the beach either just by myself or with a few friends. Galveston is truly a gem. There is so much history and fun things to do here. That's why I bought my house. It's the best of both worlds.....rustic beaches close to fun. Sunny Beach was my first choice because it's so easy to get anywhere......attractions, restaurants, grocery stores.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Galveston has become such a great culinary town. The restaurants are amazing. Get to know the local places. You will never get bored. Schlitterbahn, Moody Gardens, The Flight Museum, Historical homes, The Strand for great shopping, Golf & Spas are just some of the other things to do when not enjoying the beach. Also, it seems like Galveston has one event after another such as Mardi Gras, Dickens on the Strand, The Festival of Lights, Biker Weekend and more parades than any single town should have. Get out and enjoy everything she has to offer!


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Photos

  • Front view.  Plenty of covered parking. Great storage for all your beach toys!

    Front view. Plenty of covered parking. Great storage for all your beach toys!

  • The house has 3 decks to choose from.  The front deck is partially covered.

    The house has 3 decks to choose from. The front deck is partially covered.

  • The beach is a short 2 blocks away.  This is a view from the front deck.

    The beach is a short 2 blocks away. This is a view from the front deck.

  • The kitchen has just about everything you can imagine.

    The kitchen has just about everything you can imagine.

  • Another view of the living room looking towards the kitchen

    Another view of the living room looking towards the kitchen

  • Another view of the master bedroom

    Another view of the master bedroom

  • Bedroom #2 has a queen size bed and a private deck

    Bedroom #2 has a queen size bed and a private deck

  • The loft has 3 twin beds and a private deck with a view of the water

    The loft has 3 twin beds and a private deck with a view of the water

  • Side view

    Side view

  • Wide open views

    Wide open views

  • Great kitchen for entertaining.  Nice & open!

    Great kitchen for entertaining. Nice & open!

  • Large open living room with 2 story vaulted ceilings.

    Large open living room with 2 story vaulted ceilings.

  • Large master bedroom with a king sized bed.

    Large master bedroom with a king sized bed.

  • Master Bathroom

    Master Bathroom

  • Bathroom #2

    Bathroom #2

  • This is a view of the living room from the loft.

    This is a view of the living room from the loft.

VRBO #351797

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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few days
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  • Calendar last updated: 04/09/2015
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