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The Dawn, Island Paradise.. 1st Floor..2 Pools, Spa..

(24 Reviews)

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Last updated: 08/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Large 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath. Fully Furnished. Sleeps 6

This elegant condo has everything you could want. Kitchen has granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. The furnishings are beautiful with a king size bed in the bedroom, a queen size sofa bed in the living room, as well as a twin mattress stored in the closet that can be placed on the floor. There is also a big ottoman in the living room that folds out into a twin bed. The bedroom closet is about 10' by 6' and will store everything you bring. However, you shouldn't have to bring much because we provide all bed linens, towels, soap, pillows, dishes, glasses, flatware, pots, pans, coffeepot with coffee & filters. You will have a private patio overlooking the pool and are located only steps from the beach.
There are 2 swimming pools in this complex and beautiful landscaping everywhere. Be sure and visit the fitness center which is very close to the unit.
I have recently installed new flat-screen TV's in the living room as well as the bedroom. In addition, wifi has recently been installed.

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Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 08/22/2016

Property Type

  • 3 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 825 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    There is a minimum age of 25 to rent this condo. The person renting the unit must be the one renting the unit....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Families are welcome and there are many activities for children and adults. The condo is quite spacious for a 1 bedroom unit. You can even see your children swim from the patio....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Since this unit is on the ground floor, it is much easier to access. However, I'm not sure it is wheelchair accessible to the bathroom....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed on the private patio....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We accept pets only on a case by case basis....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    The king size bed will sleep at least 2....moreless

  • The bedroom has a king size bed that will sleep at least 2 people. There is also a queen size sofa bed in the living room as well as a twin mattress stored in the walk-in closet....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • The bathroom sink is granite and the tub/shower combo has in inside ledge where a person can sit and shower. ...moreless


  • Books:

    There are many books available in the condo for our guests....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    The TV in the bedroom has a DVD player....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    There is cable service to the unit....moreless

  • Television:

    There is a television and CD player located in the entertainment center...moreless


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    This unit is in a complex that is on Seawall Blvd. on the beachfront....moreless

  • Water View:

    This condo faces one of the two pools in the complex. You can watch your children swim from your patio. The beach is only a few yards from the condo....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming


  • Dining:

    Dining room table has 4 chairs plus a bench for 2....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    There is a full size clothes dryer in the utility room off the kitchen....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Complete fitness center on site a few steps from this unit, overlooking the beach....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed sheets, pillowcases and pillows are provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    The living room is spacious with a queen size sleeper sofa, 2 comfortable chairs and a coffee table. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    The entry to the condominiums is gated. The parking area is inside the entry not far from the unit....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    All bathroom linens are provided.Guests should bring their own beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    There is a full size washing machine and dryer in the utility room off the kitchen. Laundry soap provided. ...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:


  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All dishes and flatware is included as well as glasses, wine glasses, pots, pans, serving dishes/utensils and kitchen linens....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dishwasher is stainless steel...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    All granite surfaces with over and under counter lighting....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Microwave is stainless steel....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Coffee will be on site as well as filters, sugar and creamer. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    New large stainless steel refrigerator. ...moreless

  • Stove:

    Both counter top stove and oven are stainless steel...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Boat:

    There are many sites on the island for water sports, fishing, etc....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    A private, covered patio with a view of the pool is attached to the unit. Table and chairs are provided....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill:

    There is a barbeque grill on the grounds....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Available on the island....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There are 2 outdoor pools as well as a children's pool....moreless



Write a review 5
from 24 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 1 - Sep 30
2 night min stay
$160 $180
Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$144 $162
Fri, Sat, Sun
$946 $3,564
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $125
  • Pet Fee $100
  • cleaning $70 + tax
  • Tax Rate 15%


Please call owner about any pet that you would like to bring. We consider each pet on a case by case basis. There is a non-refundable pet fee of $100.

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 08/22/2016
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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Houston Hobby Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Bolivar Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 45

Car: Recommended

There are a variety of activities to pursue in Galveston. Our unit is only steps from the beach and it's a great place to walk, fish, sunbathe, surf, etc. A recently opened amusement park called The Pleasure Pier is a few minutes away on the beach. Schlitterbahn is a fun water park that is also close by. Moody Gardens has a rainforest enclosed in a 10 story pyramid, an aquarium and an interactive space exhibit. Be sure and visit the historical Strand area with art galleries, shopping, restaurants, bars, antique stores, historical homes, and much more. Don't forget the wharf area where there are more restaurants, bay tours, museums and other activities. Of course, Seawall Blvd is also great fun with souvenir shops, restaurants, surfboard and bicycle rental shops. You will enjoy the lush landscaping in The Dawn as well as the gated entry to the parking lot.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: I retired as an educator a few years ago. During my career I owned some rental beach properties and enjoyed managing them. With my experience, it seemed like a natural choice to continue property management after my retirement.

Why the Owner Chose Galveston, TX, USA:
Growing up in a town fairly close to Galveston, my family vacationed here quite frequently. I now live in the area and I enjoy sharing my love of Galveston, as well as the Gulf coast. You will never run out of fun things to do. My condo is in a fully gated community and uses key codes to access all of its amenities. It is one of the safest condo communities in the city of Galveston.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
I am fond of this ground floor condo because of the spaciousness of the unit.The typical hotel room has less than 200 square feet. My condo is 825 square feet. It has a private covered patio facing the pool in a quiet area. Great place to read or relax. My condo neigborhood is upscale, quiet, and relaxed. But don't misunderstand, we have a lot of fun here, especially around the pools. Children and adults alike love it!

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 08/22/2016

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  • View from condo patio

    View from condo patio

  • Patio


  • Living room

    Living room

  • Bedroom with king-size bed

    Bedroom with king-size bed

  • Kitchen


  • Schlitterbaum water park.

    Schlitterbaum water park.

  • Pleasure Pier Amusement park

    Pleasure Pier Amusement park

  • Schlitterbaum water park.

    Schlitterbaum water park.

  • Another patio view

    Another patio view

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Bedroom


  • Schlitterbaum water park.

    Schlitterbaum water park.

  • Aquarium at Moody Gardens

    Aquarium at Moody Gardens

  • Moody Gardens.Includes Rainforest and Aquarium

    Moody Gardens.Includes Rainforest and Aquarium

  • Another view of Shlitterbaum

    Another view of Shlitterbaum

VRBO #448053

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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