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Award Winning 1886 Family Home Close to Beach

(88 Reviews)

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Last updated: 12/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

3 bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

GALVESTON HISTORICAL FOUNDATION 2009 POST IKE RECOVERY RESTORATION AWARD WINNER!
ONE OF THREE HOMES FEATURED IN THE NOVEMBER 2010 ISSUE OF THE GALVESTON MONTHLY MAGAZINE



This Beautifully Restored Home located In The Heart Of The Lost Bayou Historic District Is Available For Your Vacation, Weekend Getaway or Special Occasion Enjoyment!

Built in 1886 By Mr. Thomas Hawley, This Historic 1900 Storm Survivor Home Is Located Just Seven Blocks Behind The Historic Galvez Hotel On The Seawall And Seven Blocks To The Strand.

This is not a bunkhouse. The home was furnished to provide our guests with the experience of a family in A Bygone Era. Please scroll down to see the tastefully decorated rooms. Although the house has been updated with modern amenities, all guests have commented on the tranquil atmosphere that exists when they walk thru the door.

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Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    Quiet Park Across The Street With Play Structures...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Please provide type of flea preventative pet is on when requesting to bring your pet...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Central Airconditioning and Heating

Entertainment

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

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air Conditioning And Heating...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street:

    Room For Two Vehicles...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Also have beautiful antique china for those special occasions...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
OFFPEAK 2016
Sep 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$160 $200
Fri, Sat
$1,000 $2,500
PEAK 2017
May 1 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$190 $250
Fri, Sat
$1,200 $4,400
OFFPEAK 2017
Sep 1 - Apr 30, 2018
2 night min stay
$160 $200
Fri, Sat
$2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
  • Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 15%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 12/06/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

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Photos

  • A Bygone Era

    A Bygone Era

  • Side View to Driveway

    Side View to Driveway

  • Study Area With Sleeper Sofa

    Study Area With Sleeper Sofa

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom With Queen Bed

    Master Bedroom With Queen Bed

  • Third Bedroom With Queen Bed

    Third Bedroom With Queen Bed

  • Pleasure Pier at Night

    Pleasure Pier at Night

  • Tree Sculptures

    Tree Sculptures

  • Galveston Beach at Seawall

    Galveston Beach at Seawall

  • Historic Bishops Palace

    Historic Bishops Palace

  • We are located 7 blocks behind the Historic Galvez Hotel

    We are located 7 blocks behind the Historic Galvez Hotel

  • Galveston Historic Foundation's Ship The Elissa

    Galveston Historic Foundation's Ship The Elissa

  • Enjoy Morning Coffee On The Breezy Front Porch

    Enjoy Morning Coffee On The Breezy Front Porch

  • Main Living Area Shown Decorated For Christmas

    Main Living Area Shown Decorated For Christmas

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Front Entrance

    Front Entrance

  • Second Bedroom With Queen Bed

    Second Bedroom With Queen Bed

  • Upstairs Bath Second Bath

    Upstairs Bath Second Bath

  • Dickens On The Strand Festival

    Dickens On The Strand Festival

  • Horse Drawn Carriages

    Horse Drawn Carriages

  • Sonny's Restaurant Mentioned in many reviews
Local Original Establishment

    Sonny's Restaurant Mentioned in many reviews Local Original Establishment

  • Galveston Fishing Pier at Sunset

    Galveston Fishing Pier at Sunset

  • Moody Gardens

    Moody Gardens

  • One of Galveston's Tree Sculptures.  Take the Tour!

    One of Galveston's Tree Sculptures. Take the Tour!

VRBO #185345

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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