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Family friendly. Affordable, great location!!!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Newley remodeled 2 Bedroom Canal Home - Maximum 4 people

Something for everyone! Bring your boat and water toys. Canal house with boat slip, over head fishing lights, with boat launch nearby. Bring your crab traps. Safe, family friendly community. Beach very short drive or about a 12 block walk. Swim, surf, or boogie board. Hike, look for shells, sand dollars and other treasures. Picnic or just relax to the soothing sounds of waves. Need more to do with the kiddos? City park 3 blocks away with play ground and community pool. Pavilion available for gatherings for a nominal fee, reservations required.

Very nice, clean, comfortable home. Large kitchen with breakfast bar and eat in kitchen. Two bed rooms, one bath. Fabulous, over water upper deck with cushioned patio furniture, table with umbrella and propane grill. Second outdoor space under house. Porch swing and outdoor fire pit for relaxing. Quite, safe, family friendly neighborhood. Small grocery store Seven Seas (one mile away), gas station and restaurants in area.

Need more to do...water park, movies, golf course, golf and historic home tours. Explore the rain forest and get close and friendly with sea creatures at the Moody Garden pyramids. Visit the historic strand district for Harbor tours, the Ellisa tall ship, romantic carriage rides, fabulous restaurants and shopping. Don't forget the ever popular free ferry rides, look for dolphins and view ships from all over the world. Now open for the adventurous - Galveston Pleasure Pier! Never a lack of activities on Galveston Island. Book your summer getaway soon!

Keywords: Boat Friendly Canal House with fishing lights

More Details

Property Manager
Judy
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 30, 2017

Amenities

Jamaica Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bath with shower / tub combo.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) This house sleep maximum of 4.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
CONTACT: JUDY DECKER, email: jabeachhouse@gmail.com Please use for additional correspondence. For urgent questions or emergencies only my cell number is 409-682-1020.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(77 traveler reviews)

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Family friendly. Affordable, great location!!!
average rating of 4.6753244 based on 77 reviews
5

Great place!!!

  • 5 of 5

Great experience.

We would love to come back again.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very relaxing

  • 5 of 5

My mother and I stayed 3 nights (were both seniors)enjoy every min of it. Every thing you need very friendly and quiet neighborhood. The only thing that’s needed is newer crab traps even though we did catch but one cab lol it was fun anyway. And I really enjoyed meeting the owner Judy she was so friendly and helpful. Thank you Judy

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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RICHMOND, TX
5

Great house! Great location!

  • 5 of 5

The house is very adorable and clean! Big bedrooms. We were very comfortable. Everything you would need is in the kitchen! Great atmosphere! We will stay there again!

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Enjoyed a peaceful getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Can only say nothing but good things.

The area: Jamaica Beach is peaceful, friendly and fun. Folks were friendly down at Seven Seas Grocery and at the gas station. Even drove back towards town and enjoyed a nice dinner at Landry's, where the folks there were nice too. Shopping at Murdocks was pretty cool and of course the beach was what we came for. Enjoyed it all. Judy was very helpful with information on where to find what you need so ask, or drive around and get to know the area like we did.

The Home: our stay was very comfortable and had everything we needed. We did bring some extra things just in case, like extra towels and more clothes than we needed because there is no washer/dryer although we found that there was a Laundromat just down the road. The fishing off the deck was fun in the mornings and on the breezy days. Didn't catch a whole lot but we were here for the peace and quiet, which there was plenty of. It was clean and well kept. I had a little bit of a hard time getting the gas grill to fire so we bought some matches and left them for the next group to use. We grilled quite a bit and sat on the swing alot and enjoyed some cool beverages.

Next Time: We will look at renting a golf cart to get a better look at the area in Jamaica Beach and probably look at renting a kayak or two to play around in the bay.

All in all an enjoyable and affordable stay. Thinking we need to seriously consider moving to this area, we just loved it that much. Hated leaving.

The only negative were the mosquito's in the evening. Nothing the owner can do about that, but I got eaten up pretty good the first night. Stock up on Deet!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Buffalo, Oklahoma
5

Perfect for my little family.

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay! Affordable! Everything we needed for our family vacation. We relaxed, cooked, fished and caught crabs with the crab traps provided. Drank coffee in the mornings on the comfy deck, and enjoyed a glass of wine in the evenings. Everything you need to cook a meal is provided (pots, pans, plates, glasses and utensils)The pool in town is very nice also. Driving into Galveston was never a problem. I would recommend this home to my family and friends and would stay again if we come back.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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5

Wonderful location, lovey quiet home

  • 5 of 5

Very close to beach, quiet neighborhood- excellent experience.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Hobby (HOU)
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
To Boliver (Free 20 MIN ride)
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Galveston
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
FM3005
Nearest Beach
0.75 Miles
Gulf of Mexico

In Jamaica Beach Subdivision, quiet, safe community. With resturants, grocery store, convience stores. City park and community pool only two blocks away. Just about everything you will need, and if Jamaica beach doesn't have it town is only 10 miles away.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning and linens $115
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 15.0%

Manager'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.