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Last updated: 03/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Townhome
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10-12

FIVE STAR TROPICAL ISLE has great unobstructed views of Karankawa Beach. Total occupancy is 12 at all times. We have an age minimum limit of 25. Just outside of Jamaica Beach it is a relaxing respite with 1400 Sq. Ft. of living area. Situated in a community of private homes, this is a 3 bedroom townhouse with 3 full bathrooms. The living room is spacious with a flat screen TV/blue ray player. Open to the dining room and kitchen. It's perfect for your family get together. It's a short minute walk to the beach and close enough to walk to Nate's Seafood and Steak House Restaurant. There are decks off both the living and bedroom levels, to spend relaxing evenings after sightseeing or playing in the surf.

Fully equipped, from high speed Internet to a beach umbrella. Tropical Isle has everything you need for a great vacation at the beach. The ground level has a lockable storage room to house outdoor equipment including charcoal grill, beach chairs, kids' beach toys, and boogie boards. On ground level there is also a porch swing, picnic table, and outdoor shower. Please check our calendar for availability for this very popular rental.


Tropical Isle has a unique floor plan, meaning the living area is on the top floor. While relaxing in the A/C on a large comfortable sofa guests can watch the waves rolling onto the beach. Watch others enjoying flying a kite, walking their dog or others walking hand in hand. The beach is fairly quiet because we are behind 2 rows of private homes and away from the busy hotels.
Seven Seas Market being close by is a fabulous amenity! If you are making the special family dinner and forgot an ingredient, it is just take a short walk to the market. Our kitchen has all the cookware needed. A pantry and a full size refrigerator to keep enough food for a week.

The bedrooms are on the first floor to accommodate weary guest at the end of the day. The master bedroom has a queen size pillow top mattress. Windows facing the beach, private bath and a deck that is shared with the bunk room. The bunk room has bunk beds and a small love seat that can open up to accommodate a small child. Bunk room has its' own TV/DVD player.
The 3rd bedroom has a bunk over a double bed and a trundle bed underneath. Our beds are made up with colorful tropical sheets and extra pillows while watching TV or a DVD at the end of the day. I love spending time at this Townhouse.

Close by is a business that rents golf carts and kayaks. On the beach side Galveston State Park has an hour tour on the weekend mornings explaining what little creatures live in the sand. The Galveston Pier Amusement park beacons you for a day of fun. June is the month of the yearly sand castle building contest on the beach. I cannot leave out Moody Gardens, and the Historical Homes Tour in the summer. There is a sea camp for kids through the Coast Guard.
Please view also our 2 bedroom adjacent to this property.
VRBO #94945.

Manager

Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/27/2017

Property Type

  • Townhome
  • On floor 2
  • 1450 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    26 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Portable gate to block stairs. High chair and Pack n Play for the very young guest....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Please smoke outside and properly dispose of cigarette butts....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    If pets have been brought in with guests this is grounds for immediate eviction....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    3rd bedrm has a single over double/ trundle under double bed...moreless

  • Queen futon and Queen Sofa bed in living room.

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

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  • Bathrooms complete with bath, hand towels and wash cloths. 3 Rolls of T. Paper...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Tropical Isle has everything you should need, from kitchen spices to paper products are provided. Beach toys, boogie boards, umbrella, beach chairs, charcoal grill. Swing and picnic table. Kid Friendly: Portable gate to block stairs. High chair and porta crib available, no charge....moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Comcast, blue ray player, ...moreless

  • Television:

    TV & DVD player in master bedroom TV & DVD player in bunk room. TV & DVD player in living room ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Small table and chairs for toddlers and toys for toddler age....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach:

    This is a quiet beach being away from the hotels. In a quiet area behind private homes....moreless

  • Beach View:

    Townhome is third row from beach - about 100 yds. Great open views of Gulf of Mexico....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    This property is a minute walk to the Gulf of Mexico...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    This rental has great unobstructed view of the Gulf....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dinning table faces the beach for 6 guests. 4 barstools at kitchen bar....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    2 A/C units, zoned controlled at each level....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    1covered. ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens provided and beds made....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Vaulted ceilings. Great views of the beach. One queen sofa bed and one queen futon and a wicker chaise. One other chair....moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Two covered parking Room for 2 cars on either side of the stairs to your rental....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    2 uncovered...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels- hand towels-wash cloths. Please bring your own beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry detergent provided...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Secure wireless. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Blender, toaster, crock pot, coffee maker, Dutch oven, cutting boards, cutlery, pots/pans, paper towels, napkins, dishwasher detergent, dish soap, dish towels and cloths, and other cleaning items all provided....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dinner Plates, bowls, pie plates, Glass ware for 12....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dishwasher detergent provided....moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Dining area seats 6, 4 at kitchen bar, 4 outside on deck top deck. All cooking utensils. Dishes, glasses, cups, and silverware. 2 rolls of paper towels. A kitchen trash bag for each day of rental....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Spices-Paper towels(2rolls) Napkins...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size refrigerator with ice maker....moreless

  • Stove:

    4 burner stove with oven....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Decks on both levels for afternoon relaxation in the shade after a day shopping and surfing....moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio:

    Decks on both levels with beach views. Swing on ground level....moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal Grill ...moreless

  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Building Type

  • Building
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Mar 6 - May 21, 2017
3 night min stay
$240 $250
Thu, Fri, Sat
Summer
May 22 - Sep 9, 2017
3 night min stay
$275 $295
Fri, Sat, Sun
Fall
Sep 10 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
$225 $240
Fri, Sat, Sun
Winter
Nov 20 - Mar 5, 2018
2 night min stay
$190 $200
Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Labor $285.00 per night


Manager's cancellation policy:

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


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Calendar

Last updated: 03/27/2017
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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Moody Gardens
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Jamaica Beach

Car: Necessary

About 10 min. to Schlitterbahn Waterpark, Moody Gardens, and Lone Star Flight Museum.45 minutes north to Space Center Houston. Clear Lake area. Wild animal park close by. Great surf fishing.

Other Activities: Shopping, boating, wildlife viewing, kayaking, mini golf, parasailing, ,antiquing, Dolphin watching while on the ferry ride.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/27/2017

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Photos

  • Top Deck off of Living Room

    Top Deck off of Living Room

  • Dining Room looks onto the deck and beach beyond.

    Dining Room looks onto the deck and beach beyond.

  • Kitchen stocked with all cooking needs. Pantry to right of fridge.

    Kitchen stocked with all cooking needs. Pantry to right of fridge.

  • Your chef can enjoy the beach view while cooking dinner.

    Your chef can enjoy the beach view while cooking dinner.

  • Stairway to bedroom on 1st floor.

    Stairway to bedroom on 1st floor.

  • Another view of Master Bedroom.

    Another view of Master Bedroom.

  • Second view of bunk room.

    Second view of bunk room.

  • Swing on patio, short walk to beach. Store room has toys, beach chairs, umbrella

    Swing on patio, short walk to beach. Store room has toys, beach chairs, umbrella

  • Great play area in back yard. Path to the beach is along side of picket fence.

    Great play area in back yard. Path to the beach is along side of picket fence.

  • This rental is the left end 
Townhouse. Unobstructed views of the Gulf.

    This rental is the left end Townhouse. Unobstructed views of the Gulf.

  • Great place for children.
This rental is far from the hotel and very quiet.

    Great place for children. This rental is far from the hotel and very quiet.

  • Sunrise on your beach.

    Sunrise on your beach.

  • View from the dining room.

    View from the dining room.

  • Dining Room looking toward the beach.

    Dining Room looking toward the beach.

  • Full size refrigerator, Pantry to the right of fridge for storing a weeks food.

    Full size refrigerator, Pantry to the right of fridge for storing a weeks food.

  • Living Room with queen sofa bed and queen futon.

    Living Room with queen sofa bed and queen futon.

  • Bedroom with queen bed and private bath.

    Bedroom with queen bed and private bath.

  • Bunk Room with child love seat. TV across room.
Shares deck with Master B
edroom

    Bunk Room with child love seat. TV across room. Shares deck with Master B edroom

  • Sleeps 4- trundle under double bed. Bunk on top

    Sleeps 4- trundle under double bed. Bunk on top

  • View from Liv.Rm deck
Minute walk to Beach In front of private homes. Very quiet

    View from Liv.Rm deck Minute walk to Beach In front of private homes. Very quiet

  • Path to the beach

    Path to the beach

  • Be Creative and create memories!

    Be Creative and create memories!

  • The surfing is great.

    The surfing is great.

VRBO #251748

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017

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