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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Beautiful yellow & white spacious town home of 1600 sq. ft, with two stories of balconies, bedrooms. Book NOW for discounts on High Summer Pricing! Plan ahead & save money.

Sleeps 9-10. Fully-stocked kitchen, grill on patio, restaurants close by which will cook your fish for you!
The loft provides a full-sized, fold-out futon, and we provide 2 twin-sized beds, plus a roll-away cot, with extra bedding, so we can sleep up to 9 folks comfortably. We are adding a LR
hide-a-bed after mid-June, also.

Watch the sunset with your friends and your favorite beverage. (Or let someone else take the kids to our pool, while you relax and have a beer?) However, sunsets at Snoopy's Pier
are spectacular--and they can have ice cream afterwards at
Scoopy's next door. Yum!

Beach toys, boogie boards, beach recliners, beach chairs provided. Just bring your sunscreen & mosquito spray.

We also provide a canopy in the garage, which offers great shade on the beach on hot days.
This home on North Padre Island has all the conveniences of beach living. Ten minutes from the City of Corpus Christ, and twenty minutes from Port Aransas--and five minutes from the best fishing sites around--even in the cool weather!! Just drive
over to Commodore traffic stop, by American Bank (8 blocks
away), go over the 361 bridge, and turn off onto the roads for
easy fishing while sitting in your beach chairs! (Don't forget the mosquito sprays and beer!)

Full cable, DVD players, full kitchen, 3 bathrooms & 3 bedrooms, plus loft. All bedding, towels, sheets, etc. provided--just please load up the dishwasher, and throw a load of beach towels in the washer when you leave--and text the owner, so she can call the housekeeper to come on over! :)

If you want to reserve this unit, please call:
Bev at: 361-688-4035, or text or e-mail, at: btfirmani@gmail.com, as soon as possible when
booking a popular date.

FYI: All bedrooms are upstairs--if someone is disabled, there
are no downstairs bedrooms at this unit.

Terms are usually 50% down, if the vacation falls more than 30 days away; then 50% payment 30 days in advance of arrival.
If you are arriving soon, I will ask you for the full payment up front, by credit card. If you expect an Early Bird discount off
High Season Rates, i will ask you to pay in full, in advance.

All major credit cards accepted, except American Express. Thanks for considering Beach Haven Town homes! You will have the "best vacation ever!!"

Enter front door with front door code, obtained by phone, only,
a few days' prior to check-in. I may leave a key under the mat,
if you are arriving late at night--and will leave the porch light
on for you, if you give me an ETA. All door codes will be obtained from a phonecall to the owners, not by e-mail.

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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • On floor 1
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

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

    25 yrs old. Family environment. This home is set up well for families, & has toys, boogie boards, beach towels, high chairs, and black board for small children. Or, just bring your adult friends. :)...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    LR table in constructed of heavy white wood with drawers filled with colors and color books. Flip over top of coffee table for chalk board! Lots of toys in the white, wicker toy chest in LR!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Guests who smoke must smoke on the balcony downstairs. Please be careful with cigarette butts. We do not allow pets at this time....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    It would be easy to roll a wheel chair into the front door. The bedrooms, however, are all upstairs. But, we have a brand-new roll-away cot folded up in the garage, with a cover over it, so that could be used in the LR if necessary. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 9-10

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    TV & DVD player. Kids' table & chairs. Bright colors....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 queen

    Sleeps two. New queen-sized mattress. New flat-screen tv...moreless

  • Loft: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Futon-Full-sized bed. Comfy! Red, white, & blue!...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Perfect for kids or single adults. 2 Twin Beds + small table...moreless

  • Livingroom-

    Has flat-screen tv & DVD player. Comfortable sofas!...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 2 queen, 2 twin/ single, 2 sleep sofa /futon, 1 murphy bed

    Flat screen tv & DVD player. New Pillow Top Mattress in MBR....moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Sleeps two children. Extra adults can sleep in LR on couches. Couches are quite comfortable and clean, in blue-denim fabric. House is quite roomy, if you bring sleeping bags....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large full-sized bathroom, very clean and new....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Very clean and new. Beachy colors!...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    Toilet & sink downstairs by laundry room....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Great place for families, and professional people, who just like an up-scale, 'home away from home'. This beach home is immaculate, beautiful, well-maintained, and filled with professors and Navy pilots. (Single ladies, take note!) Check out our swimming pool,and the dance spots, close by in Port Aransas, or The Island bars & restaurants, a few minutes away!) 'Scuttlebutts' is a great place to meet people!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Wi-fi Internet with desk upstairs and down. Cable in 3 BR, plus LR...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (3) Flat screen tvs & wi-fi!...moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach toys for the kids. Boogie boards....moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVDs for kids & families....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Water view! Watch sunsets from your balcony! One block behind Windward Beach! Enjoy the comfort of Beach House living with full kitchen BBQ grill, garage, patio, and balcony--many areas to relax....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    ! block away from Mike Ellis/Windward Beach, free parking, with stainless steel changing rooms & bathrooms, showers. Black topped parking lot. 1 block from beach house!...moreless

  • Downtown:

    10 minutes away from the city of Corpus Christi! Very clean, beautiful ocean front, with another beach, office buildings, restaurants, and tourist stops, such as our lovely Texas State Aquarium!...moreless

  • Village:

    North Padre Island is a small beach town of about 7,000 people, mostly retired professionals, who have made this lovely beach town their home. We have a beautiful view of the water, on all sides!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Table w/ 6 chairs. Bar stools (4) w/ bar for 4 more. Large wooden coffee table w/ stools. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Works great....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Grill outside. New Patio furniture outside as of 4/1/14. New picnic table, serves 6-8. All furniture & outdoor rugs kept extremely clean!...moreless

  • Garage:

    Single car garage....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    2 sets of sheets per bedroom. Lots of extra blankets, pillows, etc. for extra guests. Brand new queen sized mattresses....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Lots of seating space. 2 large couches, chairs, beach chairs, folding chairs, roll-away in garage....moreless

  • Parking:

    2 Guest spots for parking, plus garage=3 spots. Lots curbside for extra vehicles, boats, etc....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Lots of curbside parking, plus 2 addl' parking spots next to the townhouse....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Yes, on curb....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer & dryer. Fairly new. Work very well....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Available in LR, & upstairs near computer desk for checking e-mails while on vacation!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Yes....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Anything to need for grilling & dinners in. BBQ Tools. Holiday casserole dishes, party trays, wine glasses, etc. for parties! Blender....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Lots of serving dishes for holidays!...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Yes....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Stove, refrig stocked with 10 bottles of bottled water, chilled. MIcrowave. Outside, charcoal grill on downstairs balcony which you can use. Outdoor patio furniture. Walk to the beach from your patio!...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Yes....moreless

  • Oven:

    Yes. Self-cleaning....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Fully-stocked kitchen w/ pots, pans, omelot pans. Blender, Margarita glasses, wine glasses, all ready to party!...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Downstairs with charcoal grill& outdoor furniture....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Upstairs w/ rocking chairs & chairs. Enjoy the beautiful sunsets while drinking your wine!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Adding new outdoor furniture & chairs in April, 2014....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    1 new Boogie Boards for the kids, and sand buckets & shovels. Some floats, also....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Nice pool which has 3-5 ft depth. Enclosed fence for children & families. Recliners & beach chairs provided for sunning & swimming. Palm trees & umbrellas for shade....moreless

Building Type

  • House

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
HIgh Season
May 22 - Sep 2, 2015
2 night min stay
$250
$1,600 $4,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$225
$1,400 $2,500

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 and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning Fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

Check Out Time is 11:00 a.m., which has to be strictly adhered to unless Guest has prior permission to stay late.

Housekeepers are generally scheduled by 12:00 noon to take inventory and start cleaning.

Late fee after one hour is $50.00 per hour; after 4:00 p.m. Guests are charged the next day's rent.

No smoking on site. Diapered babies may not use pool; please be considerate, and bundle up your trash and baby

diapers into your trash can for #803. Do not leave trash in your garage; trash cans can be found by the side of building #8. Take your trash can out on Thursday nights; bring in on Friday a.m. Ask owner which alternate week is

used for recyclables: all paper, cardboard, and plastic can be recycled in blue trash can, designated #803. Blue can goes out on alternate Thursday nights. (Call Owner; 2361-688-4035, Bev) Your beach house has enough sleeping quarters for up to 9 people; extra people will be billed, as TX State Real Estate laws limit the number of adults sleeping in each bedroom. Please ask owner, if you have additional needs, such as disabilities, or need baby gates, etc. There is a high chair provided for babies and toddlers; we also provide 6 folding beach chairs, boogie boards, a

beach canopy for shade, and numerous beach toys and a rolling beach cart. We just ask that, if you use it, please hose off these items, before leaving for home. This adds extra time for housekeeper, and will result in charges to your charge cards, as a penalty, of $50.00. I also provide 10 beach towels--please wash and dry them, before leaving, and load your dishes into the kitchen sink. This is just consideration for your fellow man, and will help the housekeeper during our busy "high season" to keep moving faster, from one condo to another. Thanks!

Damage from pets is charged to your credit card. Please do not bring in pets without permission.

We provide, also, an outdoor grill for grilling, or smoking meat and fish. Please clean after use.


Cancellation policy:

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


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Location

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    Packery Channel View on map

    Packery Channel has been dredged to allow boats to sail through all the way to Florida. Plenty of beautiful homes along the canal, awesome sunsets, & fresh seafood available everywhere. Very little traffic; warm weather most of the year, with very little rain. Great place to fish, swim, walk, relax, or just enjoy life 356 days a year!

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    Gulf Coast Holiday Inn View on map

    Large, older Holiday Inn is a landmark on Packery Channel. Directly on the street parallel to our's which is Leeward Drive.

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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Corpus Christi Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Scuttlebutts
15 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Aransas Pass Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Newport Pass. Padre Island CC.
180 Miles
Nearest Train
San Antonio Train Station
20 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-37
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Scuttlebutts, Dragon Fly, Padre Island Burgers
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 block away! Windward Beach.

Car: Necessary

Awesome location--only one block from Windward Beach, one of the newest, most popular beaches for swimming, sunbathing, fishing, or wind surfing!

Tour the Texas State Aquarium, or ride on a Pirate Ship--just call ahead for directions & cost.

Restaurants, bars, & liquor stores within a mile of the beach house. CVS close by, or shopping a cute

gift shops for souveniers. Rent bicycles, and tour The Island, where you will be staying. Or drive to the next stop light for incredible fishing at Packery Channel!

Almost-new beach house sleeps 8-10, roomy 1600 sq ft, plenty of room for relatives & cozy, cute setting for honeymooners! Lots of space for parking

boats, RV's, cars, trucks, & bicycles. Enclosed one-car garage. Yellow & white exterior. Community

pool with shade trees if desired.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We are professional people who located to Corpus Christi because of the excellent beaches close to the community. There's always something fun to do: festivals, jazz & symphony concerts, live music, dancing, swimming, surfing, fishing, etc. Wonderful restaurants! We have retired from the medical field, and take pride in our 'White Glove Treatment' of the Beach House, in between guests. We wouldn't rent out a house which we couldn't feel comfortable sleeping in ourselves! Most of our guests feel that the customer service is excellent--but, if not--we are only a phone call away! Text or call us until 10 p.m. Thank you!

Why the Owner Chose Corpus Christi:
North Padre Island is a little-known Paradise, across the JFK bridge, ten minutes from Corpus Christi! The Beach House is about ten minutes from the grocery store, loaded with fresh seafood. Or try Paul's Seafood in Four Bluff, just over the bridge and open daily. Movie theater ten minutes away; close to great restaurants. And there is NO WAIT at the restaurants! But, don't wait until 8 p.m. to go, either. :) Port Aransas is an additional twenty minutes of driving, but filled with many other restaurants. Our new water park, Schlitterbahn, may be completed this summer. Because of the new water park coming in soon, we have experienced a building boom lately, including many new restaurants within a mile of driving. Wear your shorts and t-shirts to most of these restaurant, or swim suits and cover ups to Mikel May's on Bob Hall Pier (new and outside).

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
1) One block from Windward Beach, which is free, and offers a great area for walking & surfing. 2) Great restaurants, offering wonderful seafood, CA cuisine, Italian, Mexican,gourmet burgers, along with imported beers-- and whatever else you crave, with just a short 5-15 minute drive. Usually no wait for a table! 3) Easy to get here from Corpus Christi proper, or San Antonio, or Houston. Straight freeway driving from I-37 S. onto North Padre Island Drive (SPID) to the 'Island'. (Map attached). We're right off the Whitecap exit to the left, onto Leeward Drive, #803. Yellow & white buildings, with plenty of parking for boats & cars along the curb. Note: this is a 2-story town home. Call owner a few days before arrival, for front door combination code. She changes it quite often. Bring sweatshirts, and suntan lotion, in case we get a quick shower of rain. It usually clears up very soon, if we do. And this time of year--mosquito spray. Your favorite camera, for those wonderful sunsets looking out over your balcony at the bay! And several swimsuits, caps, and sunglasses. Rock your babies to sleep at night on our white, wooden rocking chairs on the balcony in the cool, night time breezes. What a wonderful way to live!!


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Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Front of our Beach House!
Sleeps 8-10!

    Front of our Beach House! Sleeps 8-10!

  • Newly re-decorated kids'   room has small table & many cute books!

    Newly re-decorated kids' room has small table & many cute books!

  • Whitecap Beach, two blocks from our beach house in April, 2015.
75* temperature!

    Whitecap Beach, two blocks from our beach house in April, 2015. 75* temperature!

  • Barefoot Mardi Gras Parade:
Valentine's Day, 74*!

    Barefoot Mardi Gras Parade: Valentine's Day, 74*!

  • Packery Channel by boat.
Boat launch is 1 mile away
from our beach house.

    Packery Channel by boat. Boat launch is 1 mile away from our beach house.

  • Rock on the upstairs balcony,
& watch the sunset!

    Rock on the upstairs balcony, & watch the sunset!

  • Full kitchen, complete w/  pans, pots, blender, etc. for Parties Galore!

    Full kitchen, complete w/ pans, pots, blender, etc. for Parties Galore!

  • Loft Futon unfolds to make double bed.
  a comfy Double Bed!

    Loft Futon unfolds to make double bed. a comfy Double Bed!

  • Brand new Cedar Picnic Table seats 6-8.

    Brand new Cedar Picnic Table seats 6-8.

  • Current view of the new
Schlitterbahn Water Park, 
(opening soon).

    Current view of the new Schlitterbahn Water Park, (opening soon).

  • Guest Bathroom, hosts tub
along with shower!

    Guest Bathroom, hosts tub along with shower!

  • Winter at our Beach.
About 74* in December!

    Winter at our Beach. About 74* in December!

  • Newly re-decorated Master Bedroom, Queen.
  Bedroom has Queen.

    Newly re-decorated Master Bedroom, Queen. Bedroom has Queen.

  • Guest  Bedroom w/ new Queen mattresses.

    Guest Bedroom w/ new Queen mattresses.

  • Visitors enjoying our local  Windward Beach in May. 2014. 2 blocks away!

    Visitors enjoying our local Windward Beach in May. 2014. 2 blocks away!

  • Bev & Vic with Winter Texans,
Gary, Kathy, Mary, & Butch.

    Bev & Vic with Winter Texans, Gary, Kathy, Mary, & Butch.

  • Beach House LR/ Kitchen Area

    Beach House LR/ Kitchen Area

  • Beach House Kitchen w/   High Chair & Dresser. Feeds 6 @ table, 4 @ bar stools.

    Beach House Kitchen w/ High Chair & Dresser. Feeds 6 @ table, 4 @ bar stools.

  • Master Bathroom has tub, along with shower.

    Master Bathroom has tub, along with shower.

  • New Patio Furniture serves 4.
Picnic table serves 6 more.

    New Patio Furniture serves 4. Picnic table serves 6 more.

  • Families spend many happy days here!
moments here w/ their kids!

    Families spend many happy days here! moments here w/ their kids!

  • Windward Beach, one block from beach house!
Beach Haven Properties.
Feb. 2012

    Windward Beach, one block from beach house! Beach Haven Properties. Feb. 2012

  • Washer/dryer available for
your use.

    Washer/dryer available for your use.

  • View of the beach in the winter--about 60*.
About 75-85*.
Windward Beach

    View of the beach in the winter--about 60*. About 75-85*. Windward Beach

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english
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