Wonderful Getaway Near Pleasure Pier & Beaches

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Last updated: 08/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Spacious upper level apartment located in the Pleasure Pier District just blocks from the Seawall, beach, Pleasure Pier, restaurants, shopping and entertainment. This spacious 1900 Victorian home has two beautiful, but distinctly different apartments with the downstairs unit owner occupied. The upstairs apartment is a one bedroom unit which will accommodate 2 to 6 people comfortably. The private bedroom with queen bed & additional queen bed & queen futon in spacious living area for additional sleeping accommodations. Hardwood floors, tall ceilings, a large eat-in kitchen, updated bath with claw foot tub and 15x18 upper deck with views of tropical gardens & Pleasure Pier Lights. Step out and enjoy the wonderful sea breezes on the private spacious upper deck or step down to the tropical garden. This private home features lush tropical backyard with outdoor kitchen, outdoor bathhouse and curb street parking. Park your vehicle and leave the stress behind. Hibiscus Hideaway is a short 2 block walk to the Pleasure Pier plus the beach, seawall and all its attractions.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 21 years...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    on a case by case basis plus non refundable deposit....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1


  • 1 spacious bathroom with tall ceiling, pedestal sink and quaint claw tub. ...moreless


  • Books:

    From cooking to murder mystery there is a book for you. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Dining:

    dining in large eat in kitchen or on spacious outdoor deck. ...moreless

  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning:

    3 window units...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided:

    linens for queen beds and futon available...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    maximum 2 vehicles directly in front of property...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    beach towels and daily towels available...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker:

    plus coffee filters available ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    blender, crock pot, coffee maker, microwave, glass ware, pots, pans, utensils & dinnerware...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    dinnerware, utensils and glassware serving for 6...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Eat in kitchen with full service dining ware for 6 people. Pots, pans, utensils, mixing bowls, wine glasses, coffee cups, blender, coffee maker. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    spices and condiments available for your use ...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    4 burner free standing gas stove with griddle...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    downstairs patio, spacious upper deck...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    propane available for outdoor grill ...moreless

Building Type

  • House


Write a review 5
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall Rates
Sep 10 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$130 $150
Thu, Fri, Sat
$850 $2,300
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$140 $165
Thu, Fri, Sat
$1,001 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 15%


Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed. Please check on event rates and holiday rates.

50% of the rental rate, cleaning fee and security deposit must be received at time of booking. Balance due must be received 30 days prior to arrival. For reservations made within 30 days to arrival all funds are due immediately.

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 08/29/2016
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1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Fish Tales
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Pleasure Pier/Seawall Beach

Car: Not Necessary

2 blk walk to the seawall & Pleasure Pier, rent a bike surrey & cruise the seawall, watch the waves at Murdocks enjoying a cool beverage, enjoy all the activities at the Pleasure Pier and dining at Bubba Gump. Fish tales is around the corner, Dominos Pizza, Millers cafe and so much more.


Manager info

About: I grew up on the Gulf Coast and have rarely lived far from the beach. The morning walks on the beach with the cool sand seeping thru my toes, watching the Galveston Air Force (lol....pelicans flying in formation), being out on the wate and all the sights & sounds of living on the coast have always been in my soul. Bienvenidos Y Mi Casa es Su Casa!

Why Kempner Park, Galveston, TX, USA:
An avid kayaker for many years I would bring my kayak in from Houston to Galveston to paddle. One day while treking through the neighborhood I found this lovely house which soon became home for me and my kayak. I have spent many years here on the island enjoying the sunsets, walking the beaches and playing in the waters. I wish this joy and peace for you in the time you are at my lovely home.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
A wonderful spacious upper deck with wonderful cool breezes, tropical gardens, outdoor kitchen & bath, plus a ashort walking distance to dining, beaches, amusement rides, entertainment and night life.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • Stairs leading to your charming home away from home.

    Stairs leading to your charming home away from home.

  • Welcome to your relaxing get away! Bienvenidos!

    Welcome to your relaxing get away! Bienvenidos!

  • charming garden with awesome hammock to take a nap.

    charming garden with awesome hammock to take a nap.

  • Come on back to the Hisbiscus Hideaway!

    Come on back to the Hisbiscus Hideaway!

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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