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Direct View of the Ocean! Two Pools, Heated Spa: All Attractions Very Close!

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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
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  • Pets considered:No
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Dawn Galveston condo description

Imagine starting your Galveston vacation sitting at the balcony, drinking your favorite beverage, eating breakfast and watching the ocean waves crashing on the seawall, listening to the seagulls and tasting the salt in the air! This is the condo for you!! This condo has all the amenities found in your home and more!

The amenities and decor are phenomenal! The 2 large bedrooms with 2 full bathrooms are perfect for a family of seven! The master bathroom has granite counter tops, double sinks and spacious glass enclosed shower!

Wake up to a grand feeling with lavish surroundings! Also Moody Gardens is only a mile away.

Our condo is in a gated community surrounded by lush tropical landscaping, 2 resort style pools, heated spa tub, and a full gym with elliptical equipment and free weights.

You can workout at the fitness center and dive into the swimming pool to finish out your workout or take your margarita to the swimming pool and relax with a great book and begin your gorgeous suntan.

The large 54 inch flat screen TV will be a welcome in the evening as you watch your favorite movies, munch on popcorn, catch up on family happenings or just sit at the balcony and watch the ocean waves! Another flat screen TV is located in the second bedroom.

You will feel like you are in a tropical paradise! Beach condo contains stainless steel appliances, full size washer/dryer, fully equipped kitchen with everything furnished to make a great meal! Just bring the food!

One mile to Moody Gardens, and Schlitterbaun Water Park: The Strand Historic District for shopping and enjoyment is 4 miles. Enjoy your summer get-away in a relaxing, luxurious environment close to all attractions!

This condo is SPACIOUS and right on the seawall with a fantastic view of the ocean!

You will not easily forget your island vacation at our beach condo!

DO YOU STILL NEED MORE ROOM? SEE OUR OTHER LISTINGS IN THE SAME COMPLEX: # 973829;

Do you prefer an intimate get-away? I highly recommend our 1 bedroom condo with its beautiful decorations and absolutely breathtaking view of the ocean from the balcony! HomeAway listing #913735

WANT A LUXURIOUS BEACH HOME INSTEAD? see listing # 973827 and # 973830, both homes are located SIDE BY SIDE and only steps (2 minute walk) from the Beach!

Great for a large family get-away.

The Master bedroom has an attached bathroom with double sinks which is unique for this complex! The master bathroom also has a luxurious, modern, glass enclosed shower!

The second bedroom is beautiful in its decor and has a queen size bed. We also have a twin size mattress in the closet that can be pulled out for the little one! The second bedroom has a tub/shower combination ideal for the little 'fishes' in your family!

2 Swimming pools to meet your needs; full size washer and dryer available inside the condo. The condo has luxurious furnishings! All appliances are 'top of the line'. Granite countertops from kitchen to bathrooms.

All kitchen appliances are stainless steel. We have tried to furnish everything in the kitchen that you would need to make a fabulously delicious meal.

If you must wash, remember we do have a full size washer and dryer in the condo! Internet is available by purchasing thru a separate provider.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • 1140 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Our policy does not allow us to rent to single adults under the age of 25 nor do we allow large parties that would disturb the quiet atmosphere. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Living Area

    Queen size sleeper sofa ...moreless

  • Pack N Play available

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    one twin mattress in closet ...moreless

  • The Master bedroom with its luxurious King size bed and new posterpedic mattress has a large dresser and plenty of closet space to store your luggage and personal stuff! Has a fantastic view of the ocean! The second bedroom also has a large closet with plenty of space for storage! Queen size bed with a very comfortable and luxurious posterpedic mattress....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Full 1: toilet, shower

    Very spacious; has double sink with plenty of counter space!...moreless

  • Full 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Beautifully decorated! ...moreless

  • The Master bedroom has a spacious tiled shower with glass enclosure (very luxiours and spacious). The second full bathroom is also lovely and spacious with its tub/shower combination....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Condo has a full size washer and dryer in the unit for your use. Stainless steel glass top stove, full size refrigerator with water dispensor on the door. Refrigerator is a side by side with the spacious freezer for storing your ice cream. Microwave available along with a fully furnished kitchen with all appliances (minus the food). YOU WILL LOVE COOKING IN THIS KITCHEN!!...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    50 ' flat screen plasma TV, blue ray DVD player available...moreless

  • Television:

    large 50 ' flat screen plasma TV...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Very limited at this time, will be increasing the video collection....moreless

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    The beach is .5 miles from the condo if the ocean tide is in. The beach can be accessed from across the street if the ocean tide is out. ...moreless

  • Beach View:

    You are able to enter the beach from across the street when the tide water is out and you get a great unobstructed ocean view and breeze from the balcony....moreless

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    Fantastic ocean view especially during a full moon! See and hear the ocean waves from the balcony! View the dolphins in the water and see the coastal birds in the air!...moreless

  • Water View:

    Great view of the ocean, you will often be able to see the dolphins playing in the water ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Newly installed 2013...moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    New full size dryer...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    bed linens are included! You will find the beds ready to lie down! ...moreless

  • Living Area
  • Living Room:

    Very spacious with large screen TV, balcony from this room has a fantastic view of the ocean. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Plenty of free parking spaces, unassigned. ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Gated community, no charge for parking, no assigned parking...moreless

  • Secure Parking
  • Towels Provided:

    bath towels are provided. We try to leave some beach towels in case you forget to bring yours...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    brand new full size washing machine - Bring your laundry detergent...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Available for purchase from the Dawn Condo Association - pay for hourly, daily or monthly rate using your credit card...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    High quality cooking utensils - to make you feel like a great chef! ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    We glass dishes and also have unbreakable dishes for the children! ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Brand new and stainless steel appliance; You just load it up, turn it on and your ready to go and enjoy the beach ...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Dishes, glasses, and other items available to cook a great meal! Spacious and lovely with its granite countertops and stainless steel appliances! ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Brand new and stainless steel appliance...moreless

  • Oven:

    oven available for cooking that great casserole or heating up a pizza! ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Brand new and stainless steel with ice dispensor on the door...moreless

  • Stove:

    ceramic glass top on the stainless steel stove. ...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Upgrades appliances that you would have in your own home. ...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Balcony facing the ocean with its great view and wonderful gulf breeze! - Enjoy breakfast or an evening dinner with the waves dancing under the moonlight! ...moreless

  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill:

    community grills located on the grounds, especially near the pools ...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Two great looking pools in the complex! Beautiful at night with the light on...moreless

  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub:

    Complex has 2 swimming pools, one pool has a shared spa with a 1 ' swimming are for tots and the other swimming pool has a very small child area for tots. ...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Season III
Feb 16 - Mar 12, 2015
2 night min stay
$120 $130
Thu, Fri, Sat
Spring Break
Mar 13 - Mar 30, 2015
2 night min stay
$245 $260
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Easter Break
Apr 2 - Apr 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$260
Mothers Day weekend
May 7 - May 11, 2015
2 night min stay
$260 $260
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Memorial Day weekend
May 21 - May 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$270
Summer Season I
May 28 - Jul 2, 2015
3 night min stay
$250 $265
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
July 4 - Independence Day
Jul 3 - Jul 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$270
Summer Season II
Jul 7 - Sep 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$250 $265
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Labor Day
Sep 4 - Sep 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$270
Lone Star Rally
Nov 5 - Nov 9, 2015
3 night min stay
$265
Thanksgiving Break
Nov 20 - Nov 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$170 $185
Thu, Fri, Sat
Christmas Break
Dec 18 - Dec 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$170 $185
Thu, Fri, Sat
New Years Eve
Dec 31 - Jan 3, 2016
2 night min stay
$190
Winter Season I
Jan 4 - Jan 27, 2016
2 night min stay
$120 $130
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
$120 $130
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
$120 $130
Thu, Fri, Sat
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$175 $190
Thu, Fri, Sat

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $75 + tax
  • Owners damage waiver $20 + tax
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

Internet WiFi via an independent provider for a fee.

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

  • Moody Gardens

    "Great place with many fun things to see and experience! A MUST for all if you are in Galvest..."

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  • The Strand Historic District

    "Enjoy all the small shops in the Strand Historic District in some of the oldest buildings in..."

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  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier

    "The newest attraction to the island of Galveston, Texas! Our condo is about a 10 to 15 minut..."

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  • Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark

    "A MUST DO if you are visiting Galveston. This is definitely a family adventure! Our condo is..."

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  • Railroad Museum

    "The kiddos and grownups will enjoy hearing about the history of the railroad. Keep in mind t..."

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  • Grand 1894 Opera House

    "Many variety shows can be found occurring at the opera house. Galveston own Broadway! "

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  • The Spot

    "My guest book is loaded with recommendations to go to the Spot for hamburgers and great food..."

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  • Galveston-Port Bolivar Ferry

    "Many of my guests enjoying taking a ride on the ferry and back. You get to enjoy the ocean r..."

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  • Bishop's Palace

    "If you enjoy history, architecture and seeing an old Galveston mansion, you will enjoy touri..."

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  • Galveston Island Visitors Center

    "If you haven't had time to do your research before coming to Galveston. Stop by the visitors..."

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  • Sea Turtle Tours

    "I have not done this tour but have done other Sea turtle tours and it is interesting to see ..."

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  • Olympia Grill

    "Good food along the pier. Has a Greek flavor! Very good! "

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  • Dolphin Watch

  • Lone Star Flight Museum

    "Some of my guests have remarked how much they and their children enjoyed the museum! "

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  • Landrys Seafood House

    "Good Food!!"

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  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier

    "The newest attraction to the island of Galveston, Texas! Our condo is about a 10 to 15 minut..."

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  • 1877 tall ship Elissa

    "A great tourist attraction! "

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  • McAlisters Deli

    "good food and easy walk from our condo"

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  • Magic Carpet Golf

    "You will enjoy playing miniature gold with the family. The best time for me is in the evenin..."

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  • Caseys Gaidos Casual Seafood

    "This restaurant has been around for many years and only gets bigger and better. Located alon..."

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  • Rainforest Cafe

    "There aren't many kids that don't enjoy the Rainforest Cafe. With that said, my 2 year old g..."

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  • Galveston Fishing Pier

    "A great catch can occur at this fishing Pier! Fishermens will spend all day and have a fanta..."

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  • Walmart Supercenter

    "Located across the street from our condo. They have fantastic souvenirs, beach boards and mo..."

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  • Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum

    "Very interesting! Especially if you work offshore and want to let your family know more abo..."

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  • Willie G's

    "If I could give a restaurant a 5+ I would on this one. This is my favorite restaurant when I..."

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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
William P. Hobby Airport
6.4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Port Bolivar Ferry
3.23 Miles
Nearest Golf
Moody Gardens Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Train
Schlitterbahn water park
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
61 Street

Car: Necessary

Schlitterbahn Water Park is 1 mile; Pleasure Pier is 3 miles and

Moody Gardens can be experienced with its Discovery Museum. You can also immerse yourself at the MG3D, 4D and Ridefilm theaters.

Enjoy beautiful Galveston Bay on the Colonel Paddlewheel Boat and a little summer fun on the new lazy river at beautiful Palm Beach. Finally, take a swing at the Moody Gardens Golf Course! Plenty of great seafood restaurants! The Strand is close for you to enjoy the atmosphere or shop till you drop.

Other Activities: Schlitterbahn water park - 1 mile; Moody Gardens - 1 mile

Miniature golfing very close to the condo as well as a fishing pier along the seawall.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: I am a retired nursing professor who taught at San Jacinto Community college for 32 years. I currently work part time as a home health nurse for Coram Health Care. I enjoy interacting with people and I find that renting my beach homes/condos still gives me that opportunity! I grew up in Victoria, Texas, graduated from Victoria High School, attended Victoria Community College for one year and then received my bachelor's degree in Nursing from Dominician College in Houston, Texas. I have a Master’s Degree in Science (University of Houston; Clear Lake Campus) and a Master’s Degree in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center. I currently live in La Porte, TX by the ocean that I love so much!

Why the Owner Chose Dawn Galveston:
Our condo is close to all the attractions, One mile from Moody Gardens and Schlitterbahn and has 2 great swimming pools, a heated spa and even a fitness center! There are BBQ grills near the swimming pool area. The management has a full time person to make sure the grounds are nicely kept and the swimming pools are ready year round. All guests who have stayed at our Dawn Condominiums beach condos always want to return, can't say anything better than that!

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
I immediately fell 'in love' with this condo when I saw the ocean view from the entertainment room and then when I saw the double sinks with the large, modern shower in the master bathroom I was hooked! I have been in many expensive hotels and resorts through out the country and this condo's ocean view and location is among the best! The condo complex is very close to Schlitterbahn Water Park and Moody Gardens as well as to the Galveston Convention Center and The Strand Historic District for shopping! Very conveniently located! We provide superior furnishings to make your stay a resort experience!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Entertainment room looking out into the balcony

    Entertainment room looking out into the balcony

  • Looking toward the kitchen

    Looking toward the kitchen

  • Beach cabinet with extra chairs

    Beach cabinet with extra chairs

  • living area as seen from the dining room

    living area as seen from the dining room

  • .Master bathroom with double sinks; plenty of space!

    .Master bathroom with double sinks; plenty of space!

  • Spacious master bedroom window ocean view

    Spacious master bedroom window ocean view

  • Second bedroom

    Second bedroom

  • Second full bath with shower/tub combination- Very nice and to your liking!

    Second full bath with shower/tub combination- Very nice and to your liking!

  • One of two swimming pools to enjoy your Galveston Vacation!

    One of two swimming pools to enjoy your Galveston Vacation!

  • Fitness center with free weights available

    Fitness center with free weights available

  • Close to Schlitterbahn Water Park; only 5 miles away

    Close to Schlitterbahn Water Park; only 5 miles away

  • Galveston Pleasure Pier approximately 2 miles away!

    Galveston Pleasure Pier approximately 2 miles away!

  • Enjoy your meal at the balcony while listening to the ocean!

    Enjoy your meal at the balcony while listening to the ocean!

  • Beautiful!  Granite counter top and stainless steel appliances!

    Beautiful! Granite counter top and stainless steel appliances!

  • Dining table with chairs

    Dining table with chairs

  • Spacious condo with ample space and 54 inch  flat screen TV! Cable!

    Spacious condo with ample space and 54 inch flat screen TV! Cable!

  • King size bed with new posterpedic mattress! Has Great Ocean View

    King size bed with new posterpedic mattress! Has Great Ocean View

  • View the Ocean from the master bedroom!

    View the Ocean from the master bedroom!

  • Second bedroom with queen size bed - twin mattress in the closet

    Second bedroom with queen size bed - twin mattress in the closet

  • second bathroom with tub/shower combination

    second bathroom with tub/shower combination

  • Caribbean style condos - relax and enjoy the Island in this fabulous place

    Caribbean style condos - relax and enjoy the Island in this fabulous place

  • Dawn Fitness Center - open 24 hours

    Dawn Fitness Center - open 24 hours

  • Schlitterbahn Water Park the place to be!

    Schlitterbahn Water Park the place to be!

  • Our condo floor plan

    Our condo floor plan

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  • Sleeps
    7
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Condo
  • Reviews
    43
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/06/2015
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