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Beachfront. Beautifully Updated 2016. Free, Unlimited Internet

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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:14
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Beachfront home sleeps 14! Large living & kitchen areas.

BEACHFRONT. BEAUTIFULLY UPDATED 2016. BIG, BEAUTIFUL KITCHEN OPEN TO LARGE LIVING ROOM WITH 65" TV! (total of 4 TV's)

FREE, UNLIMITED INTERNET!

PRIVATE DUNE WALKOVER LEADS TO SEASIDE DECK & SANDY SEASHORE.

Two night rentals offered Sep. - May.
Major renovations in 2016.
Linens provided at no charge.
$100 cleaning fee - charged only on visits of less than 4 nights.

The Coastal Chalet vacation home is the place for a family beach retreat!

Fish in the surf. Enjoy morning coffee on the deck, setting umbrellas in the sand for the day. Grill a burger or the fish you catch. Watch for dolphins while enjoying coastal birds. Build a campfire in the evening. Watch one of 4 flat-screen TV's while the kids enjoy Playstation 3 in the loft. Bring movies for the DVD player. FREE UNLIMITED INTERNET!

Cathedral ceiling in living area. 3 bedrooms on 1st floor. 4th bedroom (sleeping loft) on 2nd floor. Loft sleeps 7 (1 double bed + 5 single beds).

Propane BBQ grill (with tank of propane) provided.

Outdoor, enclosed shower provided.

A large deck with unobstructed ocean views, partly covered to allow for shade or sun. The deck is perfect for sunning, dining, or just gathering with friends & family. Private dune walkover leads to a beachside deck and the seashore.

Beautiful chef's kitchen and large, open living area allows everyone to be together. Three private bedrooms (each with flat-screen TV), plus a sleeping loft for 7, provide privacy for all.

FREE WIFI. Playstation III provided (2 controls) DVD provided.

DIRECTIONS: Take 288 South through Lake Jackson. Just after passing several motels, take 332 S.E. to Surfside. After going over the bridge onto the island, turn left (east) on Bluewater Highway. Continue for @ 5 miles. Go past Beach Access Road #3, continuing on Bluewater Highway (* If you reach Beach Access Road #4, you have gone too far.) Drive slowly, turning right on BLUEWATER ROAD. Road ends at beach house, offering 1 acre on the beach!

Relax in the sun. Play on the beach. Enjoy drinks on the deck. Life doesn't get better!

NO SMOKING INSIDE. NO SMOKING ON DECK.
NO PETS (service dogs welcome).

OCCUPANCY LIMITS: Overnight guests: 14 maximum, including kids. Beds for 13 + 1 extra twin mattress) Day guests with owner's permission 713 622 8767

Keywords: Luxurious, Beachfront, Free Internet, Coastal, Chalet, Surfside, Beach, Gulf, Coast, House, Home, Summer, Surf, Fish, Fishing, View, Couples, Family, Retreat, Bungalow, Cottage, BBQ, Deck, Sand, First Row, Oceanfront, Beachfront, Waterfront, Romantic, Getaway, Sleeping Loft. WiFi, Playstation 3, 4 flat screen TV's
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Member since: 2011

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Calendar last updated: 04/18/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 14
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 yrs....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Open space, inside and out. Wide, sandy beach for running & playing. House at end of street, with no thru-traffic. San Luis Beach Subdivision....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking inside house. No smoking on deck. Those who smoke outside must properly dispose of smoking materials. **No exceptions, please....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Service animals allowed....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 13-14

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    OCEAN FRONT BEDROOM WITH PRIVATE BATH. TV...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    COZY BEDROOM WITH TV...moreless

  • Bedroom 4. Loft sleeps 7: 1 double, 5 twin/ single

    LOFT (2 single beds + trundles. 1 double bed + trundle)...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    MASTER BEDROOM WITH PRIVATE BATH. TV ...moreless

  • 3 queen bedrooms on first floor (each with TV) Loft on 2nd floor: 1 double bed + 5 singles. *Loft sleeps 7. Extra twin mattress available. Pak-N-Play (portable crib) stored in bedroom closet. MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY: 14 - 15...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    Bath is part of new bedroom addition, completed Jan. 2016 ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: shower, outdoor shower

    Outdoor (enclosed) shower provided....moreless

  • 3 bathrooms (travertine tile, granite, seamless glass shower doors) + 1 outdoor shower. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Private 100 foot dune walkover to the beach, directly in front of the house. See photos. Located on @ acre lot, outside city limits (fireworks permitted). Semi-rural section of the beach. Smaller summer crowds than found at Galveston or Surfside. *MAJOR ADDITION + RENOVATIONS COMPLETE JANUARY, 2016....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    Bring movies!...moreless

  • Games:

    Some board games, including Scrabble....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV, basic service, offering over 100 stations. Four flat screen tv's (+ Playstation3 with screen). ...moreless

  • Television:

    4 flat screen TV's. NEW, 65 INCH TV IN LIVING ROOM! ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Some beach toys including boogie boards and skim boards. Bring kites, puzzles, frisbees, flastlights! ...moreless

  • Video Game Console:

    Playstation 3 with two controls + 2 or 3 games....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Beachfront house with 100 foot private walk-over to beach. Private drive in front of house (see photo). Open space around house. Native vegetation & dunes....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Beautiful!...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Large, 1/2 acre, oceanfront lot overlooking natural dunes and ocean....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    6 chairs at table. 6 counter stools. More seating at custom-built (ten foot) picnic table on deck. Two additional picnic tables under house on pavement....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Air conditioning + ceiling fans. New units Jan. 2016....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Large capacity dryer....moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Large, paved, covered patio area / parking under house...moreless

  • Garage:

    Paved, covered parking under house...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    New heating / a.c. units....moreless

  • Internet:

    FREE UNLIMITED INTERNET. Pass code on back of MIFI card. Turn off, then on, resetting. Use code that appears on tiny screen. MIFI card located on kitchen counter. ...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Fresh, cotton bed linens stacked on beds. No linen fee....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Leather sectional. Very comfortable. Plus, oversized chair and ottoman....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for 6 - 8 cars....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Private road ends at this beachfront house....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    RV's allowed. Room for RV, but no hook-up facilities. *By request only. Plenty of room for parking boat & trailer....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    12 bath towels provided. Kitchen towels provided. Beach towels NOT provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Large capacity washer....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee maker with filters provided. Don't forget the coffee!...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All utensils provided, including utensils for grilling. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of pots & pans, dishes, utensils, large & small appliances. Coffee pot, blender, toaster, crockpot, mixer, etc....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless. New....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Large, beautiful, open kitchen! Granite countertops. New stainless appliances. Cookware, dishes, flatware, glasses. Small appliances: Crock pot, coffee pot + filters, blender, mixer....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless. New....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Wrap-around deck. Large. Furnished....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    New, stainless cable allows for open beach views. (See photos) Large wicker sectional, ten foot custom-built picnic table + other deck furniture. Outdoor shower provided. Beach umbrella provided....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
APRIL - MAY
Apr 1 - May 24, 2017
2 night min stay
$460
$2,100
SUMMER 2017
Jun 2 - Aug 10, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,850
4TH OF JULY *Fireworks Allowed
Jun 30 - Jul 6, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,000
flat fee
LATE AUGUST
Aug 11 - Aug 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$445
$2,600
LABOR DAY
Sep 1 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay

$1,350
flat fee
Thanksgiving - Big Kitchen!
Nov 22 - Nov 25, 2017
4 night min stay

$1,860
flat fee
DECEMBER / HOLIDAYS
Dec 21 - Jan 2, 2018
2 night min stay
$445
$1,895
MEMORIAL DAY
May 25 - May 27, 2018
3 night min stay

$1,400
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$350

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

OPTIONS FOR SUMMER RENTALS: 2 EQUAL PAYMENTS OR 3 EQUAL PAYMENTS, AT GUEST'S REQUEST.

$100 cleaning fee only for visits of LESS THAN 4 NIGHTS. Linens provided. Dishwasher, dish washing, laundry & hand soaps provided. Free wifi for searches & email. *Additional internet svs by request, at cost. *Deposits refunded within 3 days of departure. *MAJOR ADDITION + RENOVATIONS COMPLETE JANUARY, 2016.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

70 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hobby
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
288
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Red Snapper
Surfside Beach, TX, USA
Nearest Beach
Directly in front of house!

Car: Recommended

This is the place for a family beach vacation. Fish in the surf, from a jetty, or in the bay. Coffee on the deck in the morning. Sun and sand in the day. Grill a burger or the fish you catch. Build a campfire in the evening (BRING FIREWOOD). Coastal Chalet is located on a fairly remote part of Follet's Island, however Galveston Island is just over the causeway, nine miles to the east. Moody Gardens, The Schlitterbahn, the historic Galveston Strand District, and many restaurants are located on Galveston Island

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We weekend at the beach, and we think this area is the best part of the Texas Gulf Coast. The house is located on a semi-rural beach, surrounded by 1 acre of natural beauty. Most beach homes offer small living / kitchen areas. Coastal Chalet offers big, beautiful kitchen and living areas.

Why the Owner Chose Surfside Beach, TX, USA:
We chose this location because of the wide sandy beaches, natural beauty, and privacy. Coastal Chalet is located away from larger crowds at Surfside & Galveston. A private drive ends at the house, with a private walk-over leading to the sandy beach. UNLIKE TYPICAL BEACH HOUSES WITH SMALL LIVING AREAS, COASTAL CHALET OFFERS A LARGE KITCHEN + A LARGE, OPEN LIVING AREA!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We love watching the coastal birds and spotting dolphins in the Gulf.. The unobstructed beach views and privacy make this a truly relaxing beach experience. Endless hours can be spent swimming, playing in the sand, relaxing on the deck. This is also a great spot for saltwater fishing. We often enjoy fresh redfish, whiting, flounder, speckled trout, etc.


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Photos

  • Private, seaside deck!

    Private, seaside deck!

  • Easy access over the dunes to the sandy beach.

    Easy access over the dunes to the sandy beach.

  • Private walkover leading from the house to the beach.

    Private walkover leading from the house to the beach.

  • View of Coastal Chalet from the beach

    View of Coastal Chalet from the beach

  • Beachfront home.  Open living areas and private bedrooms.

    Beachfront home. Open living areas and private bedrooms.

  • Master bedroom with view of deck and beach.

    Master bedroom with view of deck and beach.

  • Private bedroom with queen bed.

    Private bedroom with queen bed.

  • Partial view of sleeping loft.  Pull-out trundle beds below each bed in the loft

    Partial view of sleeping loft. Pull-out trundle beds below each bed in the loft

  • Perfect Coastal Kitchen!
Granite counters, stainless appliances, well-equipped

    Perfect Coastal Kitchen! Granite counters, stainless appliances, well-equipped

  • Gorgeous colors, courtesy of Mother Nature!

    Gorgeous colors, courtesy of Mother Nature!

  • Great deck offering sun or shade!  Cable railings for unobstructed ocean views.

    Great deck offering sun or shade! Cable railings for unobstructed ocean views.

  • Large, custom kitchen offers room for all the cooks!

    Large, custom kitchen offers room for all the cooks!

  • Ocean front master with private bath

    Ocean front master with private bath

  • Ocean view from Master Bedroom

    Ocean view from Master Bedroom

  • New, 2nd master bedroom with bath.  Beautiful furnishings.  Completed in 2016.

    New, 2nd master bedroom with bath. Beautiful furnishings. Completed in 2016.

  • Lovely, beachfront deck.  Enjoy coffee while watching sun rise over the ocean!

    Lovely, beachfront deck. Enjoy coffee while watching sun rise over the ocean!

  • Sunset...  so, so  pretty!

    Sunset... so, so pretty!

  • Watch the sun come up while having morning coffee on the deck.

    Watch the sun come up while having morning coffee on the deck.

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017

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