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Best Value Beach Home W/Sweeping Gulf Views: Relax & Enjoy (Tx#2015-687797)

(8 Reviews)

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Last updated: 03/18/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Property has - 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and sleeps 11 w/Sofa Bed

This family friendly upstairs/downstairs duplex is across the street from paved Public Beach Access with showers. The house has sweeping Gulf views with a large balcony, umbrella, table and chairs that is perfect for entertaining. This home is ideal for Family reunions and Corporate functions. Dual entries provide access to separate dining, living and bedding accommodations to enhance privacy . Re-modeled (HVAC, Plumbing and Flooring) in 2014, both units are exceptionally well furnished. The upstairs unit has a Washer/Dryer. High Speed Wireless internet is available throughout the house. Located @ Gulf Blvd. & Georgia Ruth on the Northern end of the island. 'Gone Gulf'n' is within walking distance of Ted's Restaurant, The Cinema and the Wanna Wanna Inn - recently ranked one of America's top 50 'Seafood Dives' by Travel & Leisure magazine. Daily Maid service is available upon request. Property management is located nearby to ensure prompt attention to any guest request.

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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 60%
Calendar last updated: 03/18/2017

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age of 21 required...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Limited Accessibility

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

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 Upstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2 Downstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Washer/Dryer located in upstairs bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Home has two separate entry points. Main family unit upstairs has two bedrooms, one full bath w/washer & dryer, kitchen and living room. In-Laws quarters has downstairs entry w/2 bedrooms (sleeps 5), one full bath, kitchen and living room. House is designed to maximize privacy. Ideal for family reunions and corporate outings....moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Family


  • Bay/Sound
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean:

    Home is directly across the street from beach access with a sweeping view of Gulf...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Town
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.5
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring '17
Mar 25 - May 12, 2017
5 night min stay

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer '17
May 13 - Jun 30, 2017
6 night min stay

Changeover Day: Saturday

July 4th Holiday
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
5 night min stay
Summer '17
Jul 8 - Sep 9, 2017
6 night min stay
Fall '17
Sep 10 - Nov 17, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$2,500 $6,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Credit $60 + tax
  • Pet Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 17.25%


Seasonal rates (tax plus fees in addition to rate)

10% non-refundable reservation deposit to hold dates

$250 security deposit required for all guests ($500 during Spring Break - March).

$150 maid/linen fee charged per stay (included in rate)

$75 pet fee

$1,000-$2,750 per week

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 03/18/2017
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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
South Padre Island Golf Club
30 Metres
Nearest Beach

Located @ 5213 Gulf Blvd. on the corner of Gulf Blvd and Georgia Ruth. The property is directly across the street from Public Beach access. The waters edge is a mere 50 yards from the property line. 'Gone Gulf'n' is approximately 100 yards away from the renowned Wanna Wanna Inn a long time favorite for Seafood and Live Music. Ted's restaurant a longtime breakfast favorite is within walking distance. Convention Center is approximately 1 mi. to the North and the Causeway is 3 miles to the South.

Golf: Golf is available at the South Padre Island Golf Club. Reservations are recommended.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Corporate executive (GM Nestle) based out of Chicago. I have owned the beach house for more than 10 years and have seen my kids grow up enjoying the beach and the Island flavor. The separate living areas are great for multi-generational family gatherings where folks need to get away from time to time. The layout of the house is ideal as the upstairs becomes the gathering location while the downstairs allows folks to get away as needed. We have enjoyed sharing our home with the various return guests. I'm available at 630-306-7946.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 60%
Calendar last updated: 03/18/2017

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  • Front facing Gulf Blvd

    Front facing Gulf Blvd

  • Beach access directly across from house

    Beach access directly across from house

  • Upstairs dining room

    Upstairs dining room

  • Upstairs kitchen

    Upstairs kitchen

  • Upstairs living room

    Upstairs living room

  • Upstairs BR 1

    Upstairs BR 1

  • Downstairs kitchen

    Downstairs kitchen

  • In Law Quarters kitchen

    In Law Quarters kitchen

  • Downstairs living room

    Downstairs living room

  • Downstairs BR 2

    Downstairs BR 2

  • View from Upstairs deck

    View from Upstairs deck

  • Front Facing Gulf Blvd

    Front Facing Gulf Blvd

  • Upstairs Bath

    Upstairs Bath

  • Upstairs BR 2

    Upstairs BR 2

  • Downstairs Kitchen

    Downstairs Kitchen

  • Downstairs Living Room

    Downstairs Living Room

  • Downstairs BR 1

    Downstairs BR 1

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