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Spacious 4 B/R 3 BA - Best of Both - Gulf and Bay

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 12-13)

ITS ALWAYS GREAT HERE...FISHING ON YOUR PRIVATE PIER, MOONLIGHT STROLLS ALONG THE BEACH OR WATCHING SUNSETS ON THE BAY FADE INTO STAR LIT NIGHTS.

There are not many of these...Enjoy your own private lighted fishing pier, witness spectacular sunrises over the Gulf and sunsets over Little Drum bay. And best of all, if you bring your boat, you can launch and park next door at the paved, private boat launch and leave your boat parked at our private pier.

Completed in June 2008, this home has two very large covered balconies facing Little Drum Bay. Watch the kids fish on the lighted pier while you gently sway in the futon hammock designed to hold two adults. Read your favorite book, nap or sip on your favorite drink while watching the spectacular sunsets.

Inside you can relax in the spacious and open floor plan designed to accommodate groups of all sizes. The kitchen has all-stainless steel appliances. Gourmet cooks enjoy being able to prepare their favorite dishes, listening to their favorite music while gazing at the views of the bay.

Three bedrooms are upstairs but one is downstairs for the occasional late night arrival or grandpa's snoring.

The beach is only 1.5 blocks away. Load up the chairs, umbrella and cooler and putter over to the beach to build sand castles, wake board, surf-fish or just kick back and enjoy the views. When you come home, rinse off under the outdoor shower with hot and cold water.

At the end of the day, you can play board games with the family, sit out under the stars, make smores over the fire in the firepit or watch movies or TV.

There are a variety of other activities which include local restaurants, putt-putt golf, Moody Gardens, Schlitterbahn water park, the confederate air force museum, and The Strand, a world class shopping area in Galveston.

There is no better value in a family vacation that offers this many options.

Keywords: Coastal vacation home

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2017

Why The Owner chose San Luis Beach

Surfside Beach is a quiet community - very family friendly - clean, wide open beaches. All the nitelife, restaurants and shopping are only a short drive away - 20 minutes to Lake Jackson and only 32 minutes to Galveston - but you don't have all the traffic and huge crowds

What makes this house unique

It is just a short walk or drive to the beach and you can still enjoy all the perks of a home on the bay - your own private lighted fishing pier - gorgeous sunsets on the bay - plenty of room in the yard to play and no traffic as on the beach

Guestbook comments from the owner

Absolutely love our stay at the Bayhouse Star. So comfortable. Everything you need is there. Feels like home. Can't wait to go back.
Jul 2008
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Amenities

San Luis Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • King size beds (2) king bed in upstairs bedroom - sleeps 2, Queen size Beds (2) one queen bed on main floor (2) and one queen bed on upper floor (2), Twin or Single Beds (1) daybed with twin mattress - sleeps 1, Sleep Sofa or Futons (4) full sized futon bed in upper bedroom (2) and extra futon mattress in closet on main floor, Bunk Beds (3) staggered bunks - twin beds - sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Lighted pier with umbrellas, canoe and accessories.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Spacious 4 B/R 3 BA - Best of Both - Gulf and Bay
average rating of 4.8378377 based on 38 reviews
5

Loved the house! Everything you need to be very comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

We caught loads of crabs, flounder & redfish. Even made it over to the beach a few times!!! We are ready to book our trip for next year 😎?

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful get away

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we rented this house and looking forward to getting again in the future. The pier is was the hit of the weekend. Lots of fishing and crabbing

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Love the house. Very clean!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the house! We loved being on the bay and being able to walk over to the beach! We used the charcoal grill every night!! The kitchen had everything you need!!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

This place has everything. Nice and clean. Would stay again.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Bright and Comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house if you love fishing in the bay, we loved the private pier! The house is bright and sunny, perfect for a beach getaway. We will stay again.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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Very good!!

  • 4 of 5

The house was very clean and in very good condition. Perfect for 12 people. Grand parents stayed in down stairs bedroom, perfect for them. Kitchen, living room and dining room excellent area to spend time with the whole family.

Unfortunately we didn't have good weather but we enjoy the house.

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Crabbing, bird watching, private boat launch next door.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150

During the Peak Summer Season we rent from Friday to Friday. There are discounts for 2 or more week stays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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