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Beautiful Beach House-Pointe West Resort - 3 BR/3.5 Baths

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

The Sandbag is a beautifully furnished cottage in the new Pointe West Resort. Built in 2006, this beautiful beach view house with three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms makes it easy to accommodate up to 8. Easy walking to the protected (no driving on) beach where you and your children can play on a private beach. We keep a supply of beach toys and chairs for your use. Lots of extras furnished in the kitchen. Decorated to make your stay feel very enjoyable. Balconies off the kitchen and bedrooms make a perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine and the sunset. See website for more information about this attractive property. Propane grill. Two bedrooms have queen size beds and third bedroom has twin beds. Sofa has nice queen size mattress.

Just 20 minutes from Galveston, this is a very quiet area with resort amenities. Fishing at San Luis Pass is among the best in Texas. Renters have access to resort - beach side pool, restaurant and bar, fitness room, bay side pool with lazy river feature.

Basically, just bring your clothes and have a great time at our house.

Keywords: Beach House

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Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 1 - tub , Garden tub
  • Each bedroom has private bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Beach House-Pointe West Resort - 3 BR/3.5 Baths
average rating of 4.931818 based on 55 reviews
Manvel, Texas

New Years Family time

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this lovely home over New Year's weekend. It is very well maintained and equipped with most essentials. The walk to the beach is only a couple minutes down the street. The neighborhood streets and bridges over the lakes make for a nice walk as well. Had it not been so cold, we would have enjoyed sitting on the decks to drink coffee and dine al fesco.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review. It makes me very happy when guests enjoy their stay. I wish it would have been warmer for you but please come again.
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Awesome home!

  • 5 of 5

Awesome home we have stayed here several time and have had such a great time every single time. It's clean and organized has everything you could possibly need. Short walk to the beach and lots of toys for the beach.

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. Our renters feedback means so much to us. My husband try to keep our house on the same level that we would like to rent. Hope to hear from you again. Joyce Baggerly
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Great property fully equipped.

  • 4 of 5

Loved the house and the fact each room hAd a bath. Kitchen fully equipped.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your nice review. Reviews are what keeps our cottage going. We are so glad you enjoyed it and lo9k forward to seeing you again.
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Wonderful beach rental

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at the sandbag. When they say just bring your clothes and food, they mean it! I kept looking for a list that had everything included, but that'd be one long list! The beach is absolutely beautiful and extremely well maintained, nothing like the seaweed filled beaches I usually picture when I think of Galveston. Private, quiet and clean. The only cons we had were; we were under the impression that the pool and lazy river were within walking distance.. and they weren't. The club house was a short drive but the lazy river was about a mile down the main hwy. we luckily had a truck to pile into, but a golf would be extremely beneficial. Also, the house is beautifully decorated, but we came with a large party who used every bed, including children, and the decorations were almost overkill. Just too much and not enough moving room/counter space. Also, the kitchen is on the top floor and bedrooms on the bottom which I hadn't realized.

Major pros were all the amenities the house came with. Really gave you the feeling of "my house is your house" we loved being able to use all the beach toys, wagons, etc for the beach. We kept saying over and over what a great trip this was and we feel so lucky to of been able to have this family vacation. The club house/pool was amazing and really felt like a resort. You can't go wrong with this rental. Thanks for sharing your home with us!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the awesome review. My husband and I try to have everything that you would need to feel at home.
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It was overall great

  • 4 of 5

Only negative there was no soap or shampoo in any of the bathrooms. It was a great location not too far from beach and the resort. Well supplied kitchen, beach stuff and plenty of towels. It was very comfortable

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. I am happy that you enjoyed the house. We have restocked soap and shampoo. Please come again.
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  • 5 of 5

This is a great house to stay while visiting this area. The beaches here are not crowded at all, neither are the pools at the clubhouse or lazy river. In fact, there were times when we had the lazy river all to ourselves, wonderful. The very short walk to the beach from the house is easy. The short drive to the Clubhouse or the lazy river is convenient. The neighborhood is super quiet. We ate every meal on the deck, perfect. We had snacks at the Clubhouse once and were less than impressed. There are no other restaurants nearby. This was not a problem for us since we ate at the house all but one meal. I can’t think of anything that I would change about our stay there and we would definitely would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. We are always happy to hear our guests enjoyed the area and our house. Please come again
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
February 13, 2018

About Joyce

The SandBag is a lovely beach house located in a resort community at the far West end of Galveston. As a retired couple my husband and I enjoy our house as often as we can.

Joyce purchased this house in 2006

Why Joyce chose Galveston

We love Galveston Island and the Pointe West Resort provided the perfect property to purchase.

What makes this house unique

This is not a condo. We keep this house decorated and furnished as our home and we provide these comforts to our visitors. Just bring food and clothes.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for such a wonderful spot to relax! You have everything so nice. We sure enjoyed the ocean and the wonderful balconies to read and let the wind caress us.

Thank you for sharing.
May 2007
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning $125
Tax Rate 15.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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