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Pelicans, Palm Trees, and Pina Coladas at Pelican Guest House!

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Last updated: 06/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

You will love sitting outside on the fabulous SOUTHERN-facing deck! Watch beautiful sunrises & sunsets, see pelicans soar and dive, herons, egrets and skimmers as well. Occasionally we are graced with the presence of a dolphin or two in Dolphin Canal. Winter time is a great time for birding. Whooping Cranes migrate to the nearby Aransas Wildlife Refuge between November and March.

The well stocked kitchen has everything you need to prepare your meals. There is no need to bring spices or coffee/tea. That is provided along with snacks and bottled water. So, if you arrive late and have not had time to go to the store, there will be fresh hot coffee for you in the morning! You can dine inside or out on the deck overlooking Dolphin Canal. One of the best features of Pelican Guest House is the SOUTHERN EXPOSURE. This provides tropical breezes in the summer and protection from a cold north wind in the winter!

Rockport is a perfect getaway place with quaint shops, art galleries, museums, an aquarium & restaurants. There is great fishing, bird-watching, or it is just a great place to kick back and relax! The Rockport /Fulton area also hosts many festivals and events throughout the year. We'll provide you with maps and info to make your visit complete.

Come stay at Pelican Guest House.... We know you'll want to return!

Please read our reviews! We have had wonderful guests and their reviews 'tell it all'!




Keywords: PRETTY AS A POSTCARD! You'll feel like you're in a TROPICAL PARADISE...Pelican Guest House is Perfect in every way!

When you arrive at Pelican Guest House in beautiful Key Allegro, enter the common foyer and go upstairs to your newly renovated Guest House. You have your own separate and private retreat, with your gracious hosts living below.

We've decorated in Bright & Cheery Island colors. The 2 spacious bedrooms, The Blue Room & The Coral Room, have comfy queen-size beds and 2 full baths. (There's also a futon in the living room). The beautiful Ocean Blue kitchen, with it's large island and bar, has everything you need...just bring your groceries (or go to one of the many Rockport restaurants).

The open floor plan of the kitchen/living room/dining room allows plenty of space and places to sit & relax, or enjoy the wide screen cable TV, games, books, and WIFI.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

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

    age 25 and older...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside on deck only...moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children:

    not suitable for young children at this time. Young adults 10+ with parent/guardian. If you are making an inquiry, please indicate the ages of your children....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 2-5

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Our guests are welcome to dock their boat at our dock as well as bring kayaks, paddle boards or bikes. We will be happy to accommodate or store your gear....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Extensive reading collection of all kinds, including WWII aviation and history books as well as Sailing books and material....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Cards, Scrabble, Chinese Checkers and more!...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Art Galleries, Aquarium ,Maritime Museum, Shops and Restaurants as well as Rockport Beach and Bay Area Education Center (a must! and it is free)...moreless

  • Water View:

    Deck overlooks Dolphin Canal. Lots of herons, gulls, ibis and more!...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    You can see the 4th of July Fireworks from your upstairs deck!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    Lovely dining area or enjoy your meals on the deck!...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage:

    If you bring bikes, we can store them in our garage....moreless

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

    Spacious and colorful living area that opens out onto the deck....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for two vehicles in our driveway...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Parking for a boat in driveway will be considered. Please contact owner for prior approval....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Beach Towels as well!...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee and Tea provided as well as bottled water and light snacks...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Beautiful and fully stocked with all cooking utensils! As well as coffee, tea, bottled water, basic spices and snacks....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic spices and seaonings...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Bring your bikes and we can secure them in our garage...moreless

  • Boat:

    You are welcome to bring your boat and keep it at our dock....just let us know when you make your reservation....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Beautiful deck faces SOUTH! Umbrella, patio furniture and area for coffee and cocktails....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Bring your kayaks! You can launch right from our dock!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Key Allegro has a lovely community pool for residents and guests. Key available. Only a few blocks away from guest house....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Rate
Mar 1 - Oct 14, 2015
2 night min stay
$150
$1,050

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest

Winter Rate
Oct 15 - Feb 29, 2016
2 night min stay
$125
$875 $1,650

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • short term cleaning fee $75
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Holidays/ 3 night minimum stay. Spring Break - 5 night min, stay. Children 10 and older/guest fee of 25 per night (winter rate) or 40 per night (summer rate)

Guests outside of the US not paying with US currency pay a 75.00 online booking fee.

Winter rate of 1650.00 does not apply to March. Monthly cleaning fee is 150.00.

Guest can pay with personal check with owner's approval


Cancellation policy:

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


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Location

3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Rockport Beach

Car: Necessary

Annual 4th of July Art Festival, Film Festival, Oysterfest, SeaFair, Hummingbird Festival, Pottery and Clay Expo, Birding Tours, Maritime Wine Festival, Farmers Market in both Rockport and Fulton.

 

Owner info

About the owner: I am a long time educator and hope to retire in the next year or two. Jerry is self employed and is also busy with several projects...mainly his sailboat! Most of the time we are around, but never 'in your space'. We enjoy our guests, but respect their need for privacy and a restful vacation.

Why the Owner Chose Rockport:
Wonderful location with easy access to many events and conveniences. Rockport beach, aquariums, shops, museums, art galleries, birding areas are very close! Kayak rental available and they will deliver kayaks to you on our property.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You will relax and unwind. That's all I ever want to do when I go on vacation. However, there is lots see and explore in the Rockport/Fulton area.


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Speaks: spanish

 

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  • Please read our reviews!

    Please read our reviews!

  • Spacious living area to relax and enjoy!

    Spacious living area to relax and enjoy!

  • Kitchen Island and more! Coffee, tea, bottled water and snacks are provided.

    Kitchen Island and more! Coffee, tea, bottled water and snacks are provided.

  • Open kitchen area with window view of Dolphin Canal. Kitchen is fully stocked.

    Open kitchen area with window view of Dolphin Canal. Kitchen is fully stocked.

  • The Coral Room! Comfortable beds with quality linens.

    The Coral Room! Comfortable beds with quality linens.

  • Relax! This is where our guests spend most of their time. Peaceful and tranquil

    Relax! This is where our guests spend most of their time. Peaceful and tranquil

  • Plenty of seating on the deck!

    Plenty of seating on the deck!

  • You will enjoy having morning coffee and/or evening cocktails on the deck.

    You will enjoy having morning coffee and/or evening cocktails on the deck.

  • Can you count them all? White pelicans arrive in the winter months.

    Can you count them all? White pelicans arrive in the winter months.

  • Whooping Cranes migrate to Aransas Wildlife Refuge between Nov. and April!

    Whooping Cranes migrate to Aransas Wildlife Refuge between Nov. and April!

  • Cowboy loves to sail! and he loves having guests!

    Cowboy loves to sail! and he loves having guests!

  • Beautiful Rockport Sunrise! You won't want to go home!

    Beautiful Rockport Sunrise! You won't want to go home!

  • Guest House is located on second floor.  Guests have private/secure entry.

    Guest House is located on second floor. Guests have private/secure entry.

  • Your guest house inside and out!  French doors open onto the deck.

    Your guest house inside and out! French doors open onto the deck.

  • Flat Screen TV and WIFI as well.

    Flat Screen TV and WIFI as well.

  • The Blue Room!  Comfy Queen Size Bed!

    The Blue Room! Comfy Queen Size Bed!

  • Bathroom for Blue Room.

    Bathroom for Blue Room.

  • Enjoy the deck in the evening! 4th of July fireworks can be seen from the deck

    Enjoy the deck in the evening! 4th of July fireworks can be seen from the deck

  • Deck faces south for cool summer breezes/protection from north winter wind!

    Deck faces south for cool summer breezes/protection from north winter wind!

  • Guests can dock their boat behind Jerry's sailboat!

    Guests can dock their boat behind Jerry's sailboat!

  • Enjoy peaceful sunsets right from the deck!

    Enjoy peaceful sunsets right from the deck!

  • Just one little special amenity for our guests!

    Just one little special amenity for our guests!

  • We love our guest reviews!

    We love our guest reviews!

  • Recent Guests had a very successful fishing trip!

    Recent Guests had a very successful fishing trip!

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Member since: 2012
Speaks: spanish
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  • Calendar last updated 06/03/2015
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