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ONE MINUTE WALK TO THE BEACH. All you need to bring is your beach wear and sunscreen. Nate's Seafood and Steak House is a minute walk away, Plus Seven Seas Market is a full service Grocery Store. Tropical Paradise is beach side in a quiet area.
If you prefer to stay in and prepare your meals our kitchen has everything you need including spices. Kitchen, dining room and living room are on the top level with serene views of the surf rolling in. The deck off of the living room is private for breakfast or end of the day relaxation and listening to the calming sounds of the Gulf.
The living room on the top level has two sofas, one is a queen sofa bed. There is a rocking chair for you and baby or just rocking away your stress from home. We have a large screen TV with DVD player, a pub table for computer work or putting together a puzzle. A Full bathroom is on this level.
The master bedroom on the first floor faces the beach, has a full private bath, TV/DVD and a deck shared by the bunk room.
Second bedroom has bunk beds and a trundle bed when opened up makes a king size bed. T/V DVD player. This room faces the beach and shares a deck with the master bedroom. A TV/DVD and a full size bath completes this room.
A pac and play, baby gate and high chair are provided
On the first floor also is the washer and dryer. Laundry detergent provided.
We have a wagon to carry the children's sand toys, a rolling cooler for your snacks, beach chairs and umbrella for an afternoon at the beach. Bring your fishing pole. An outside shower is wonderful for washing off the sand.
The Patio area is a great place to relax in the breeze sitting in the swing. The picnic table is there for a BBQ after a long day of sight seeing. A Gas Grill and Propane Seafood Cooker is available upon request. Charcoal grill available also. The patio area is a great place to relax in the shade and let the little ones play in a safe area in the grass.
Linens and towels, a 'limited' supply" of laundry detergent, t. paper, paper towels, kitchen foil, napkins, dishwasher detergent and liquid dish soap are provided. A baby gate, high chair, pac and play and baby pool come with this cozy rental.
Seven Seas Market is a short walk away for magazines, flip flops, souvenirs, hats, and any grocery needs. This beach get away is a half mile west of Jamaica Beach and 15 minutes to Moody Gardens, 20 minutes to the Strand and lots of museums to visit. The Pleasure Pier will be sure to entertain the whole family. Rent a 4 person covered bicycle to ride along the Seawall. Moody Gardens is a favorite attraction as well as Schlitterbahn Water Park. Galveston has a lot to offer in attractions and the greater Houston area as well. Galveston being the first seaport in the US has so much history. Plan to stay awhile and leave renewed to go back to your life at home. PLEASE SEE "VRBO.COM/251748." Our 3 bedroom next door to this property will sleep 12 for a great family reunion.
Ceramic tile floors, carpet in bedrooms. DVD/CD (2), Dishes, Baking ware, Cookware, 18 bottle Spice Rack, Crock Pot/Steamer/Waffle Iron/Coffee Pot, Palm Leaf Fans, (1) 20' portable room fan, Washer/Dryer, Storage area, Sand Chairs (5), (2) Sand Umbrellas, Roll-able Cooler. We have a wagon to take the little ones and toys to the beach....moreless
3 bedrooms, and 3 baths, sleeping 12, is also available for larger groups and family reunions. Please see listing # 251499 for details on Tropical Isle. Scheduled together, the two homes can accommodate a limit of 20 guests.
Tropical Paradise and Tropical Isle - two great vacation homes for a great time
Thanksgiving Eve and Thanksgiving Day- $240
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day-$240
New Years Eve and New Years Day $240.
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Our Property is 9.5 miles from Moody Gardens, IMAX Theather. Schlitterbahn Water Park, Rain Forest, Twenty minuites to Galveston carriage rides on The Strand. The Strand was Galveston's commerce center in the late 1800's.Lone Star Flight Museum displays rebuilt aircraft and historic photos of wartime aircraft. Moody Mansion , completed in 1895 Is the epitome of Victorian architecture in the turn of the century. It survived the 1900 hurricane and is open for tours and lunch. Galveston has many fishing charters for deep sea fishing. Galveston has so much to entertain everyone. Come home to our Townhouse after a fun day the city and relax at the beach in a private community.
Other Activities: There is an XBox for the rainy days or time away from the sun. Shelling and lots of seafood to eat! Seafood Restaurant next door (1 minute walk), Fishing pier about 5-10miles. Kayaking tours are available at Galveston State Park (a donation to the Friends of Galveston Island State Park is recommended.) There are beach front tours on Saturday at the State Park and info about the creatures that live in the sand.
Year Purchased: 2009
Why the Owner Chose Karankawa: We loved this rental even before seeing the second floor. You can be in the cool A/C and enjoy the view of the Gulf. Watching the cattle roaming in the field across the street will show city dwellers another part of Texas.
The Unique Benefits at this Townhome: Our beach rental is in a quiet area away from the busy hotel tourists crowd. A minute walk to the beach. Three full bathrooms. All the necessities of home will be found here.