The "Original Sandbox Beach House" on South Padre Island(16 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-30 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)
Less than a block from the beach (Gulf of Mexico) and a block from the bay (Laguna Madre). Convenience stores, movie theater, restaurants & shopping within walking distance. Free public transportation on "The Wave". Come & have a wonderful vacation in our absolutely unique beach house located just outside the island's most congested area. No big high-rise condos nearby. Come & relax, shop, eat and play at the beach!
There is an identical unit is available in the same beachouse that is the perfect companion for large families or get togethers. It is listed as VRBO# 874947.
Located 39 miles from Harlingen airport, 23 miles from Brownsville airport and 25 miles from Matamores, Mexico.
If you have not been to South Padre Island, you are missing the best beach west of the Mississippi!
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Member since: 2009
- Max. occupancy 8
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Both bathrooms have a single vanity & large walk-in shower.
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Near The Ocean:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 26 - Jun 30, 2017
4 night min stay
Jul 1 - Jul 29, 2017
4 night min stay
Jul 30 - Sep 1, 2017
4 night min stay
Winter Texans/Kite Boarders
Dec 1 - May 25, 2018
30 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $50
- Cleaning fee $50
- Tax Rate 16.5%
For every 6 nights you book with us, we give you the 7th one free! We DO NOT rent to Spring Breakers! If you are staying 30 days or longer, there are no taxes. If you are active military, please let us know when you send an inquiry & at time of booking.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
World class boating, fishing, kite boarding, wind surfing, and bird watching. Great surfing, sand castle contests and lessons, Dolphin watching, boat tours, and wonderful Friday and Saturday night fireworks during the summer. We have lots of paperback books, games, puzzles, movies/videos, dominoes, cards, poker chips, etc. for your indoor enjoyment. Don't forget shopping in Mexico & Schlitterbahn Water Park!!!
Year Purchased: 1984
About the owner: A local to the area, born and raised in South Texas. I purchased my first property on the Island at age 18, and we grew up together!
Why the Owner Chose South Padre Island, TX, USA:
I wanted to have a piece of the best beach in Texas to call my own.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Walks on the beach, jumping the waves, fireworks on Friday and Saturday nights in the summer, lounging on the balcony, eating freshly caught fish, drinking pina coladas & margaritas at the beach bar close by, breathing wonderful air, looking at the beautiful starry sky at night. Shopping trips to Mexico & Schlitterbahn Water Park!!!
- Primary: (713) 899-5859
- Secondary: 281-732-4133 (Texas, USA)
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Sandbox Beachhouse 108 E Georgia Ruth South Padre Island, TX
Sun setting over the bay (Laguna Madre) which can been seen depending on season.
Living room that goes to balcony showing futon queen sofa & convertible chair.
Another look at living room, stairs to 3rd floor master bedroom & dining area.
2nd floor bathroom with large walk-in shower.
2nd floor bedroom has 2 twin beds (can be pushed together) & small balcony.
Front of house showing front balconies & 3rd floor bedroom windows.
Back of beachhouse showing small balconies & 3rd floor bedroom windows.
Great balcony on the south with a view to the bay on the west.
Well furnished kitchen that actually has 4 bar stools + dining area.
From the living room looking towards kitchen, dining area & into 2nd floor BR.
Master bedroom on third floor is a loft style but is pretty private nonetheless.
Looking down from the 3rd floor bedroom into the living room.
Vanity in 3rd floor bathroom with large walk-in shower.
West side of beachhouse. Lots of extra parking here.
Start the day with a beautiful sunrise at the beach just 3/4 block away.
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Thursday, May 18, 2017
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