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Only 1 Block from the Beach, close to many great attractions!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House (Sleeps 6-10) Right off the Seawall

This three bedroom two bath recently renovated home has a great location. We are one block off the beach and directly behind the Double Tree Inn. Enjoy the beautiful backyard, for a grill and chill time.

You can walk to many restaurants and activities. Saltgrass, Pleasure Pier, Murdocks Beach House, Duck Tours, Trolley Cars, Bike Rental, Jet Ski Rental and Miller's Landing. Owners own adjacent property 1718 Ave. 0 (Tropical Breeze Cottage VRBO listing # 696413)

Property Manager
Aaron Ellis
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Aaron Ellis

We are a family from Illinois who loves to get away to our wonderful beach cottage.

Aaron Ellis purchased this house in 2002

Why Aaron Ellis chose San Jacinto

The location is fantastic, you will not find a better location. Our home has been renovated. It is within walking distance to so many great restaurants and activities.

What makes this house unique

We have brand new appliances. You will not find a nicer place on the seawall.


San Jacinto House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

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Only 1 Block from the Beach, close to many great attractions!
average rating of 4.28125 based on 32 reviews

Great location to the beach. Our family had a nice time.

  • 4 of 5

Overall we enjoyed our stay. Things that could be improved...more kitchen utensils and cook wear. There was no iron or ironing board, that was an issue and is typically standard in most rentals.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location Location Location

  • 4 of 5

This is a great 3 bedroom home one block from the beach and central to all of the locations on the strand and just blocks from the historic distric. The house was comfortable and well set for a family vacation. We stayed for a week and enjoyed every minute. Amenities such as WIFI and TV worked without fault. I highly recommend this location for your next location.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location is Perfect... Could use some TLC

  • 3 of 5


Beds were super comfortable

Memory foam bath mats are a plus

The location is perfect if you want to walk to visit the beach/strand/pleasure pier and we took advantage of this.

The kitchen is very large (but the lighting is low around the stove area).

There were plenty of dishes and other kitchen items to use

The ice maker worked really well


It advertised that there was a DVD player but there was not (we had my toddler granddaughter so this was somewhat of an issue in the evenings)

There is NO door on the master bathroom. I don't care how long you have been married, most people still prefer to do their "business" behind closed doors.

Some Pictures on the Home Away site are outdated....The Chiminea seen in the pictures is actually broken in several places, held together with some type of wire... unusable and it was actually full of cigarette butts when we arrived. The pictures also show a gas grill (There is a very small charcoal grill), and a table with an umbrella... There is a regular park picnic table but no umbrella to cover.

Most of the outdoor patio/porch furniture is in disrepair/old... The cushions no longer tie on and fall over, etc. The outdoor furniture and the patio/garden areas could use some TLC.

Tall people will have trouble in the short shower and large people may not "fit" the super tiny bathroom stall areas.

On the whole it was an average stay.

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect weekend getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

Had a blast and the house was perfect for our needs this time of year. Plenty of room for everyone and great location to do so much. Doors and windows allowed amazing breeze from the ocean. No complaints at all!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice home in a very convenient location

  • 4 of 5

This was our second time to stay in this home. We truly love the convenient location - a block from Seawall and easy drive to Strand. Quick walk to several great restaurants and fun little bar on corner. The kitchen is amazing and also a nice big living room. Bedrooms about average for a rental. Back deck is also very nice. I would definitely recommend this property to anyone wanting a home near the seawall for a vacation!

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect for our family

  • 5 of 5

Thanks for letting us use this property. We loved it it's perfect for our family. loved how closed it's to the ocean. Lots of space for all of us. It has everything we need.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

We are within walking distance to the Pleasure Pier. One block from the ocean behind the seawall.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $130 + Tax
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

On all rentals:
There is a 15% City Tax
$100 Cleaning fee

Once you have paid you will get a lock box code to enter the home.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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