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Excellent location - Front row - across from Babe's Beach!!!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Space 1,126 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom/2 bathroom first floor unit

This tastefully decorated 2 bedroom/2 bathroom, front row condo, located on the first floor, offers excellent views of The Gulf of Mexico and a lagoon style pool in one of Galveston's premiere condominiums. Babe's Beach is directly across 3005.

The layout of this unit offers privacy between the two master-like suites. Each bedroom has a large walk in closet with water views from all windows. Front bedroom has a view of the Gulf, second bedroom has a view of the lagoon pool. Living room area contains a sleeper sofa. The updated kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances contains everything you should need for your stay. Free wi-fi! Extra security in a gated community! Fenced, grassy area steps away from covered patio. A picnic area with grills has been added by the lagoon style pool.

HOA requires a parking permit which is purchased through the office - $20 per vehicle for the length of your stay. Wristbands provided for use of pools and exercise room.

Please note that the standard rate will apply for all holidays with a 3 day minimum.

If you are looking for more room for a larger group, or want to be in a quieter area of Galveston, check out our newest rental property - vrbo 284798 - 4 bedroom/ 3 1/2 bathroom canal home on the West End.

More Details

Owner
Carey Graham
Member since: 2010
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 a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 1, 2017

About Carey Graham

Denis and I have been on Galveston Island over 20 years. We became full time residents in 2011 and believe that Galveston is a hidden treasure. The condo at The Dawn is our second rental in Galveston. If you are looking for a home for a larger group, please check out our canal home on the west end (284798).

Carey Graham purchased this condo in 2012

Why Carey Graham chose Galveston

Galveston is a thriving community with many amenities to offer travelers. The Dawn just 'felt right' to us with the location, larger units and well kept grounds.

What makes this condo unique

Close to everything Galveston has to offer! This unit is 1/2 mile from 61st fishing pier. Easy access to Schlitterbahn, Moody Gardens, The Pleasure Pier and The Strand.

Amenities

Galveston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1126 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Large walk-in closet, view of the lagoon style pool.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , View of The Gulf of Mexico, walk-in closet
  • Sleeper sofa in living room. Crib size mattress located in second bedroom closet, along with a pack and play. Please provide your own linens, if you choose to use either.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Excellent location - Front row - across from Babe's Beach!!!
average rating of 4.946429 based on 56 reviews
5

Great place for our family

  • 5 of 5

Great location, very clean, just as described. Right across from the beach, very nice pools, great layout for our family and lots of room for our party of 5. The communication with the owner to get in and out was very easy. If we come back to Galveston, it's a place we'd come back to.

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to write a great review. After looking at condos in several complexes, the spacious layout sold us on this unit at The Dawn. We are happy to hear that the location also worked well for your family. We hope to have you return in the near future.
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5

Fantastic view of the sun rise

  • 5 of 5

Great place and location to events

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay. So happy we came and can't wait to plan our next trip!!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Very nice experience. Great location to everything and condo had everything to make the stay comfortable!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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great location, comfortable and relaxing envioronment. We enjoyed our stay!

  • 4 of 5

Access was easy to get into and we felt very secured with the complex being gated. The pools were very relaxing and inviting. Condo was comfortable for three adults and 3 kids. We stayed for 4 days and had plenty to do . The Trolly stop is in front of the complex and since it was free all summer long it gave us lot of options to visit several different attractions with out paying extra for parking. Also, Babe's Beach is directly across from where we are staying and even had a life guard on duty. Very family friendly place. I definitely recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Galveston Trip

  • 5 of 5

This condo was perfect for our family of four. We were right in the middle of lots of attractions. The trolley that took people up and down the main areas was great! The owners were very helpful and very responsive with any question we may have had. The condo development was clean and the pools and fitness center were awesome! We had a great trip!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
41 Miles
Hobby Airport
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Boliver
Car: recommended

The Dawn Condominiums are ideally located to enjoy all the amenities Galveston has to offer. A few miles from Moody Gardens, Schlitterbahn, and the Pleasure Pier.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $70 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

15% hotel taxes apply on rentals less than 30 days, $70 cleaning fee for all rentals.

HOA requires parking permits - $20 each vehicle. Eight wristbands to use ammenities are provided.

Standard rates apply for holidays, Mardi Gras and Lone Star Rally - 3 night minimum.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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