VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Big 2300 Sqft Home All New Everything Sleeps 12 Comfortably

You sent a message to this owner.


Last updated: 10/16/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Private Homes house description

Darlenes vacation home is located 200 feet from offsets bayou (home of the biggest speckled trout in texas).Just minutes away from the beach and schlitterbahn,moody gardens, and fishing piers,and only 10 minutes from pleasure pier and historical downtown Galveston. The home includes a washer and dryer room, game room downstairs with a bar,dart board and foosball table great for entertaining. its a3 bedroom 3 bathroom (full) big living room and huge kitchen (all new stainless steel appliances) with a open bar that views the entire living room. The master bedroom has a new queen size bed , and its master bathroom includes a big walk- in gratto shower (6ft-4 1/2ft ) The gratto is made out of natural river rock the shower head has a 20in round led light that changes colors . The downstairs garage is perfect for small boat raverunner or motorcycles (up to 8 motorcycles) , so that you can sleep in peace knowing your belonging are safe.. The other 2 bedroom are new bunk beds top are twins and the bottom are fulls. Every wall in the house is insulated to give privacy to the rest of the house. ( For an additional 350$ a week you can rent a 14ft skiff with a 9.9 boat motor to explore our local waters and do a little fishing) There is a pull out couch , and a downstairs futon that sleep an additional 4 people.

Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be 25 years of age....moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            outside only must pick up butts...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            of course bring them ( deposit required) 75$...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            very comfortable...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 bunk bed


          • Bedroom 3: 1 bunk bed


          • all bedrooms are sound muffled for privacy.All bedrooms have flat screen tv s with 80 cable channels...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Beautiful


              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Foosball
              • Game Room
              • Games:

                dart board ,bean bag toss, pool table...moreless

              • Pool Table
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television:

                3 flat screens...moreless

              • Toys


                  • Family


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

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                      • Water View:

                        offetts bayou can be seen from the front and back of the property .apr. 200 feet away....moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Golf Privileges Optional
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Parasailing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Racquetball
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Skiing
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Wind-Surfing


                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 9 people


                      • Garage
                      • Heating:

                        central new...moreless

                      • Linens Provided



                      • Boat:

                        14ft boat (skiff) with 9.9 motor for 350$ a week....moreless

                      • Water Sports Gear


                      Write a review 5
                      from 15 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $250 $250
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Pet Fee $30
                      • cleaning fee $150
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • Taxes Not included


                      Rates are subject to change for holidays and events

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

                      Please wait... Pay with confidence

                      Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

                      Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                      Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                      Last updated: 10/16/2014
                      Check availability
                      23 Available
                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates


                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      5 minutes away
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      sand bar
                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      5 miles away
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      4 miles away
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      1 mile away

                      This newly rebuilt home is minutes away from moody gardens ,palm beach ,schlitterbahn,flight museum,beaches, and fishing piers. You are 10 minutes away from the historical pleasure pier and historic downtown Galveston.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2013

                      About the owner: My name is Jason and I have lived in this neighborhood on and off since 1978 I love Galveston .B.I.O

                      Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
                      This house is one of the only ones left standing in this secluded neighborhood on offets bayou after being devastated by hurricane Ike in 2008. I have done everything new and top shelf . I watched this house go from beautiful house to ugly and battered , so I stepped in and made it a work of art.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Very close to everything in Galveston not more than 15 minutes to anywhere in Galveston . The gulf breeze flows night and day when sitting on the front porch and every fri. and sat. night you can watch the moody garden firework display from the back yard.

                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english



                      • master bed room

                        master bed room

                      • master throne

                        master throne

                      • half of the kitchen

                        half of the kitchen

                      • landry room

                        landry room

                      • downstairs shower and rest room

                        downstairs shower and rest room

                      • middle bathroom

                        middle bathroom

                      • dining area

                        dining area

                      • master vanity

                        master vanity

                      • front bed room

                        front bed room

                      • other half of kitchen

                        other half of kitchen

                      • garage for boats and motor cycles  ect.

                        garage for boats and motor cycles ect.

                      • downstairs rest room

                        downstairs rest room

                      • middle bath room

                        middle bath room

                      • Downstairs bar and playroom

                        Downstairs bar and playroom

                      • Front living space

                        Front living space

                      VRBO #483121

                      There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Thursday, October 16, 2014

                      $250 per night (USD)

                      3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 12

                      View calendar: Updated 10/16/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
                      Dates are unavailable
                      Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                      This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                      Get an instant quote
                      Member since: 2013
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/16/2014
                      Email owner


                      Please wait... Pay with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
                      Add vacation protection services to your booking

                      Three services to protect your trip:

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

                      Get it now


                      Share this property via Email

                      Big 2300 Sqft Home All New Everything Sleeps 12 Comfortably

                      Galveston #483121

                      3 BR  3 BA  Sleeps 12

                      You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                      Share this property via Email

                        Please correct the following errors and resend:
                      • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                      • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                      • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.