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Beautiful 3 BR, Family, Sportsman & Pet Friendly Beach House - Great Ocean Views

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6-7)

'Beach Daze' is Family and Pet Friendly and has the perfect location with a stunning ocean view of Matagorda Beach on the Gulf of Mexico from a huge deck!

This is a very cute beach home overlooking Matagorda Beach. Weekly and weekend rental rates are available.

'Beach Daze' is conveniently located only minutes from the town of Matagorda. Matagorda bays and beaches offer visitors many activities including beachcombing, shelling, bird watching, fishing, swimming, surfing, stargazing. Kayaking is also popular in the wetlands directly behind the house.

You will find that 'Beach Daze' is completely furnished to ensure that your stay is a comfortable and enjoyable one. If you forgot something, you'll likely find it in the town of Matagorda with a grocery store, gas station and restaurants only a short eight mile drive away.

Keywords: Beach House Pet Friendly Fishing Kayaking Bird Watching

More Details

Bobbie Sale
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 14, 2018

About Bobbie Sale

As hosts, Matt and Bobbie try to be super easy to work with and if our guests have any problems we try to address them quickly and courteously.

Bobbie Sale purchased this house in 2009

Why Bobbie Sale chose Matagorda

It's all about the beach! The beach at Matagorda is totally fantastic; big, wide and sandy. Only minutes from 'Beach Daze' and you are there. If you want you can also drive onto the beach which runs uninterrupted for 24 miles!

What makes this house unique

Location, location, location! 'Beach Daze' is just a few hundred feet from the beach and thus has unique access, both day and night, to one of the best undiscovered beaches in Texas. All this and its only 2 hours from Houston!


Matagorda House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Detachable shower head for toddlers & when using baby bath
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Convertibles - 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2)
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Beautiful 3 BR, Family, Sportsman & Pet Friendly Beach House - Great Ocean Views
average rating of 4.819149 based on 94 reviews

A great little beach house!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house for our stay with our three kids (ages 1, 2, and 5)! Everything was so clean, with every possible need provided by the owners, Bobbie and Matt. We appreciated all the cooking equipment, the copious towels, and especially the kid supplies. We used the booster seat, and our kids LOVED the basket of toys (to be honest, I think that was their favorite part, LOL)! We also REALLY appreciated the first aid kit supplies when our 5-year-old got eaten up by mosquitoes and we needed the itch-relief cream. Regarding the mosquitoes: that's the only part of Matagorda that we did not like, and that's not the fault of the house owners; it's just the nature of the landscape and climate there. Bobbie thoughtfully warned us beforehand and even provided bug spray at the beach house, which we used. Even with those precautions, the pesky insects still got to us a few times. For that reason, I would recommend that any guests with small children buy a beach car pass and drive onto the beach instead of hiking across the dunes. (My husband and I could pick up our toddlers and sprint down the path to avoid the mosquitoes, but our 5-year-old panicked and stood still, and that's when they got her.) Driving onto the beach avoids all that because there aren't any mosquitoes on the beach itself. The beach was beautifully quiet (basically deserted) and restful. We really enjoyed our time here!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place! Just what we were looking for!

  • 5 of 5

Great view, had a fun time

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice little house close to the beach

  • 5 of 5

We spent 3 wonderful days at this house. It's an easy walk across the dunes to the beach. The kitchen is well equipped with just about everything you need, the outdoor shower is great for rinsing the sand. Having a washer and dryer is huge perk, coming home with out dirty sandy clothes is the best.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This property is attractive and well-maintained. We love it.

  • 5 of 5

This is our second year to stay at Beach Daze, and we still love it. It's small enough to feel cozy and big enough not to feel cramped. The deck is a great place to drink a cup of coffee in the morning, or sit and read or just enjoy the ocean in the evening. I like that there is a washer and dryer, because, always at some point, we need to wash. Proximity to the beach is great. We sleep well in the bed. But, I think my favorite part of this cottage is the kitchen - so full of light and bright and cheerful and spacious. I love cooking in it, better than cooking at home. It's well-stocked, too. We almost always find what we need, and, if not, we buy it, but try to leave something behind for the next tenants. We've just had a wonderful time both years that we stayed here.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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not as advertised

  • 1 of 5

Let me start with something positive - there were deer in the back yard and they were beautiful. BUT........If you were a fisherman this is your place but you couldn't even see the beach and barely the water. Couldn't get to the beach due to overgrown vegetation, stickers and cactus plus heard there are snakes. Beach was far away like 1/2 a mile. We tried to drive on beach but sand too soft and didn't want to get stuck so we never even saw the beach. It was over priced for the location and size. We stayed in another beach house same vacation that was right on the water/beach and was bigger, newer and beautiful for much less. (different location on gulf) Beds were uncomfortable. We were going to leave early and stay in a hotel but had already paid so we stuck it out (4 nights) - but on a good note we did get the deposit back and the owner was very accommodating and easy to deal with.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We thank you for your review. However reading through the numerous comments you make has us wondering if you are actually reviewing Beach Daze or another beach house entirely….Our beach house is the one that is 200 feet from the dunes and 700 feet (like an 8th of a mile for reference) from actually getting your feet wet. We are quite sure of these measurements as it’s been in this location for around 40 years…..Our beach house is the one where you can clearly see (and hear) the water and surf from both the deck and indeed, from several of the inside windows….Our beach house is the one that has around 90, 5-star reviews, most of which refer to its excellent location relative to the beach….Our beach house is the one with the cleared and open beach path access used by many hundreds of visitors each year to get to the beach….and finally our house is one of the best value beach houses along the Gulf Coast. This is by design such that it is affordable for families, couples, weekenders and yes, fisherman. So whichever beach house you meant to review, it most certainly wasn’t ours.
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Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

We had an awesome weekend at Beach Daze. It was the perfect size for us (2 adults/2 kids) and within walking distance to the beach. It had all the touches of home and our kiddos were sad we had to leave!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
24 miles of beach!
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Beach Access
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Public Pier
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Matagorda Bay Nature Park & Science Center
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LCRA Wetland Preserve
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Stanley's General Store
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Spoonbill's Restaurant
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River Bend Tavern & Restaurant & Boat Ramp
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Buddy's Seafood
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LCRA RV and Camping Park
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Colorado River
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Waterfront Restaurant
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Pizza Palace
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Salty Dog Liqor Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Karankawa Village at Cattails

Stargazing at Beach Daze is amazing. If you don't see at least one shooting star during your stay, you would be very unlucky! Stargazing at Beach Daze is amazing. If you don't see at least one shooting star during your stay, you would be very unlucky! Many memories Kite Flying, Kayaking and Fishing! Sister beach house, Lazy Daze is located just steps away from Beach Daze making our beach houses perfect for family and friends reunions!




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $50
Cleaning $75
Tax Rate 6.0%

3 night minimum booking for Holiday weekends
Weekly Rates are inclusive of 7 nights / 8 days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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