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Open and Renting! Colorful Beachfront Charmer. Amazing Views. Sleeps 1-4..

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 320 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 queen + futon, 1 bath on the beach. Perfect for couples, families. Sleeps 3-4.

If your idea of the perfect vacation is watching a Gulf sunrise from the comfort of bed, our beachfront condo is for you!

The condo is a wonderfully decorated efficiency that sleeps two on a handcrafted Murphy bed, and either one adult, or two kids, on a futon.

The beach is right outside the lobby, just a short stroll across a walkover protecting the natural area. There's no busy Seawall Blvd. to navigate.

The entire condo is painted in sand and moss colors, accented in aqua and orange. Our folding dining table seats two and expands to accommodate four. Watch TV from comfy chairs, or curl up with a book and afghan.

Best part? This sixth-floor condo is located on a corner, like our other unit down the hall and our condo on the eighth floor. The view is spectacular! You can see down the beach for miles from the front balcony, and yes, you can watch the sun rise over the Gulf from the comfort of bed. From the side window, watch birds in the protected natural area, along with cruise and cargo ships entering the harbor. We've provided a spotting scope for your use, so no squinting needed!

When you're ready to eat, the fully-stocked kitchen includes range, fridge, microwave and two coffee makers. Of course there's a blender for frosty beverages. Two gas grills outside the lobby are also available, as is a charcoal grill.

Our complex, Islander East, is on East Beach, one of the prettiest, quietest beaches in Galveston. The complex has a heated pool and lighted tennis courts, as well as shuffleboard.

On the tech front, we offer password-protected wifi, so you can stay in touch securely. When you're not on the beach, relax with the 32' flat-screen TV.

Come visit soon!

PS: More people coming to the beach? We have two more condos in this complex. Please call for details.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

About The Owner

We are beach-bound Dallasites who love the water. A Mississippi native, Barbara took family vacations to the beautiful beaches of the Florida Panhandle. Robert is a lifelong animal lover who has grown to appreciate the incredible bird life on the Upper Texas Coast.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2012

Why The Owner chose Gulf Coast

We own the corner condo at the end of the hall, so when this unit --the other corner condo -- became available, we jumped. The views up and down the beach are amazing. Having all the windows makes the condo feel open and airy.

What makes this condo unique

Robert loves taking dips in the pool before bedtime. Barbara walks the beach, looking for beach glass. Both enjoy relaxing on the balcony, wine in hand, soaking up the view in the Gulf breeze. The changing color of the sky at sunrise is wonderful -- even from bed.

Amenities

Galveston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 320 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM / Check-out: 3:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Brand new vanity.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Open area - 1 queen , 1 double , Queen bed sleeps 2. Futon sleeps 1 adult or 2 kids.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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4

View!

  • 4 of 5

Cute and affordable studio unit with an immersive view!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Condo!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 3 nights in the Condo, and it was great to wake up and have coffee on the patio facing the ocean. There were only a few people on our beach and any given time, which is great!! The condo was clean and the bed was comfortable! Bring your own beach umbrella!!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice location. Studio room had everything we needed and more .a beach view balcony, gated property, and a semi private beach area. It was excellent.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Great romantic condo on the beach

  • 5 of 5

Condo was so cute and perfect for two! The Murphy bed was so comfortable. We were there on a Monday and felt like we had the beach all to ourselves. The view from the balcony is breathtaking.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best Beach Access

  • 5 of 5

The balcony view was terrific! It was so nice to have easy access to an under-crowded beach. No dogs running over your legs, no trash, no rubbing shoulders with strangers. The grounds are very well maintained. The pool was super clean with plenty of available seating. The room was a little small for 3 adults; but it was tidy, had all the necessities, and certainly adequate for a stay with ocean-viewing and beaching a priority! Air conditioning worked well and the bathroom fixtures all worked great.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Great location,view and accomodations.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Shrimp & Stuff Restaurant
Nearest Airport
44 Miles
Houston Hobby
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Bolivar Ferry
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Texas Highway 87
Car: necessary

Seawall Blvd., with its terrific restaurants, is a mile away. The Strand is just five minutes from our condo, and Moody Gardens is a short 15-minute drive.

This location is world-renown for bird-watching, especially in the spring.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $55
Damage Deposit $200

Memorial Day, Labor Day require three-night minimum, plus 10% holiday surcharge.

10% surcharge for holidays, Spring Break, Lone Star Rally.

Reduced nightly rate for minimum stays of 14 nights Nov. 1-March 1. Contact us for details.

For Sat. arrival, Sun. charged at weekend rate. For Sat. departure, Thurs. charged at weekend rate.

Check-in: 3:00p. Check-out: 11:00a.

Payment via PayPal or HomeAway.

Owner'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.

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