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50 meters from the beach! Mezzanine deck level with full kitchen and half bath.

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Last updated: 07/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our rental fee includes the cleaning fee, linens are provided and beds are made prior to your arrival and our rental fee includes up to 14 guests.

We recommend reading the fine print to make sure you are comparing "apples to apples", and please don't hesitate to ask us any questions about the property.

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"Gorgeous yet very comfortable home!"
"Great location and set up!"
"Close to the beach with vehicle access and right in the middle of Crystal Beach."

Located in the Heart of Crystal Beach where a short 300' stroll you'll have sand in your toes!

The Spoonbill's first level is a 2000' open deck including:
*Fully equipped kitchen, stove, microwave and refrigerator
*Cooking utensils, pots/pans, flatware
*Power room
*Laundry area (some washing detergent usually on hand)
*Hammocks, comfortable seating and pillows
*Two 8' picnic tables, dining table for 6, bar table and stools
*46" Flat screen TV with Directv
*Outdoor speakers for music/radio

The top deck features:
*Outdoor seating and lounging

The ground level features:
*Sand shower with hot and cold water
*Charcoal grill
*Yard area for outdoor games

The Spoonbill house is an open concept with a beach cottage design and vintage eclectic furnishings.
Kitchen Furnishings include:
*Fully equipped kitchen with dishes, flatware, pots/pans, cooking utensils
*Small appliances: 2-12 c. coffee pots, mixer, blender, oven toaster, pop-up toaster
*Basic spices
*Starter coffee, creamer and sweetener
*Starter paper towels, paper plates and To Go cups

Living Area includes:
*46" Flat screen TV, Directv, Blue Ray DVD, Stereo and surround sound
*Comfortable seating, books, games and puzzles

Hall Bathroom includes:
*Plenty of towels, hand towels, wash cloths
*Starter toilet tissue
*Electric space heater
*Tile shower with port hole window

*Bunk Room includes:
*Two sets of custom built-in bunks, sleeps 8
*Full size, pillow top mattresses
*Four pillows on each bed
*Reading light and outlet for each bed

*Guest Bedroom includes:
*Two full size beds, pillow top mattresses, sleeps 4
*Four pillows on each bed
*Lamp and outlet on either side

*Master Bedroom includes:
*Queen size bed, pillow top mattress
*6 Pillows
*Reading chair
*Writing desk
*Private door to outside deck

Master Bathroom includes:
*Large footed tub and tile shower with port hole window
*Plenty of towels, hand towels and wash cloths
*Starter toilet tissue

**Our home is professionally cleaned before guest arrive
**All beds are made, so you don't have to!
**WiFi, Directv, linens and cleaning at no extra charge

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age for renters 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Outside house only with proper disposal...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Guest Bedroom 1: 2 double

    Two ceiling fans. Each guest's own reading light & outlet...moreless

  • Bunk Room: 4 double, 2 bunk bed

    Each bunk features it's own reading light & outlets...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

    Ceiling fan. Reading area, writing desk...moreless

  • All beds are 13' pillow top mattresses with 4 pillows! Linens are furnished and beds are made ready for a good night's rest!...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Guest Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Ceramic tile shower with port hole window...moreless

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

    Clawfoot tub and ceramic tile shower with port hole window...moreless

  • Mezzanine Powder Room: toilet

    Lavatory and mirror...moreless

  • Ground Floor Sand Shower: outdoor shower

    Features Hot/Cold water and foot shower...moreless

  • Plenty of towels, hand towels and wash cloths

Other Amenities

  • The 2nd floor- mezzanine level is approx. 2,000 sq ft of open deck with a 44' flat screen TV with Directv channels, 2 - 8' picnic tables, chairs, lighting & speakers. The full kitchen has pass threw doors and bar stools making it great for entertaining or watching the ball game, night or day, rain or shine! This level has a powder room and laundry room. Stairs from ground level to top level are under cover making it great to load/unload your car in inclement weather. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Children's books for 3-10 yrs. provided. Magazines, local paper and some books are provided for young and older adults. ...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Sony Blue Ray DVD...moreless

  • Games:

    Washer toss is provided on mezzanine level for all ages. Cards, board games puzzles for all ages are provided....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Directv...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Dock station for IPOD, surround sound in living area, speakers on upper deck and mezzanine level...moreless

  • Television:

    46' Smart HD TV with internal WI-FI...moreless

  • Toys:

    Some sand toys are provided. Guest should bring additional ones as well as floaters, boogie boards or other beach toys. Yard is large enough for football/baseball toss, badminton ...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Some DVDs...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Both upper deck and mezzanine level offer views of the beach, the water and around the neighborhood! Morning sunrise over the water and beautiful sunsets....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Both upper deck and mezzanine level offer views of the beach, the water and around the neighborhood! Morning sunrise over the water and beautiful sunsets....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    House: Two dining tables seating 10-12, island has 6 bar stools Upper deck: 2 Tables to seat 10-12 Mezzanine: Two 8' picnic tables and built in bar top tables Ground Floor: 8' Picnic table...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air system. Ceiling fans in Living Room, Master Suite and Guest Bedroom has one for each bed....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Located on the mezzanine level, with starter fabric sheets...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central heating system. Master and Guest bathrooms also have electric wall heaters. ...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless internet provided...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens are included and beds are made with sheet and comforter only in the summer. Winter months-one blanket per bed. Four pillows with protectors and cases on each bed....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Open room, vaulted ceiling with 64' ceiling fan. Comfortable seating for 10 people, throw pillows. Games, puzzles, books and magazines are provided. 46' Flat screen TV, surround sound, DVD/Blue Ray...moreless

  • Parking:

    6 spaces parking off street, under house 2 spaces and 1 golf cart parking. Boats, trailers for rec vehicles would need to park in this same space. No campers, travel trailers or motor homes. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels, hand towels and face cloths are provided. Kitchen linens for both kitchens are provided. Guest must bring beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Located on the mezzanine level, with starter packet of detergent....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Two 12 cup programmable coffee makers with filters. Starter coffee, cream and sugar is provided....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dinner service for 16, flatware and steak knives, cooking knives and utensils, mixing bowls, casserole & serving dishes, pizza pan, skillets, pots, trays, cutting boards, blender....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    House ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    There are two fully equipped kitchens. The mezzanine level kitchen also includes items needed to fry fish and seafood. A grill with utensils is provided on ground level, with picnic table...moreless

  • Microwave:

    House and mezzanine level...moreless

  • Oven:

    House and mezzanine level have full size oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Basic spices-Salt, pepper, seasonings. Staples (flour, sugar, olive oil, Pam spray) Starter paper plates, plastic flatware, paper towels, napkins, plastic cups. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    House refrigerator with ice maker. The mezzanine level is a full size refrigerator with freezer section....moreless

  • Stove:

    House and mezzanine level have 4 burner electric stoves....moreless

  • Toaster:

    Toaster oven and 4 slice pop up....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Private seating area accessed from Master Bedroom with morning sunrise view over the water. Seating and table for 2....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    House level is 800' of covered and uncovered deck with views of the beach and surf. Outdoor dining, lounging and other seating is provided. Open mezzanine deck has 44' flat screen TV, dining & seating...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    A 40' x 50' Bermuda grass lawn is perfect for outdoor games and bar-b-q....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    A charcoal grill and utensils are provided. Guest need to provide charcoal and lighter fluid. Matches are available in mezzanine kitchen....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2016
Jun 1 - Sep 5, 2016
3 night min stay
$575 $675
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,995
Fall 2016
Sep 6 - Dec 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$350 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$395 $495
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,495

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Tax Rate 6%

Notes:

Holidays and Events Add 15% to total amount of stay

Holidays: New Year's, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas

Events: Mardi Gras, Spring break

Note: Large parties, weddings and events require prior approval and may incur additional fees

Prices and property inventory subject to change without notice.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 07/23/2016
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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hobby Airport - Houston
1.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Tiki Bar & Grill
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Port Bolivar - Galveston Ferry
3.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Rancho Carribe Golf Course, Rancho Course
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
TX Hwy 87
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Steve's Landing
0.04 Miles
Nearest Beach
Crystal Beach

Car: Recommended

Located in the 'Heart of Crystal Beach' where you can enjoy a stroll to the beach with direct access 300' away, no vehicle necessary. The beach is the main attraction where we like to 'treasure' hunt, make sand castles and relaxing. Fishing is a passion for us, whether in the surf or bay. While bay fishing requires a boat, there are numerous fishing guides in the area.

A favorite pass time, crabbing! It's fun for all ages and great to eat!

Here we are surrounded by National Wildlife Refuges so put birding at the top of your list of must-do!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: As high school sweethearts at Deer Park High School in the late 60's we always loved saltwater! So even tho we moved to East Texas in the 70's, we never lost our love for saltwater fishing, crabbing and combing the beach. Now retired, we spend most of our time in Crystal Beach as our son and his family live there as well, so we get to be involved with them! Crystal Beach is a small community with a big heart, the folks here are just really nice! Seems there is always something going on, but yet it's quiet and relaxing, perfect scenario! When we decided to build The Spoonbill (one of my favorite birds), we wanted a cool beach atmosphere with a little cottage eclectic decor...as it turned out, we love it! It's our hopes that others will come spend some time here to enjoy our home and community. Beware...just smelling the salt air is contagious that makes you want to keep coming back!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

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  • 50 meters from the beach! Mezzanine deck level with full kitchen and half bath.

    50 meters from the beach! Mezzanine deck level with full kitchen and half bath.

  • View of the beach from main level deck

    View of the beach from main level deck

  • Mezzanine level full kitchen with pass thru window to covered deck

    Mezzanine level full kitchen with pass thru window to covered deck

  • Bunk room with two sets of built in full size bunk beds - sleeps 8

    Bunk room with two sets of built in full size bunk beds - sleeps 8

  • Guest bedroom - each side has their own dresser.

    Guest bedroom - each side has their own dresser.

  • Main Level kitchen new appliances, stainless vent hood, custom light fixtures

    Main Level kitchen new appliances, stainless vent hood, custom light fixtures

  • Open Kitchen / Living room layout with vaulted ceilings and fan

    Open Kitchen / Living room layout with vaulted ceilings and fan

  • Master bedroom queen size bed, sitting area, private bath

    Master bedroom queen size bed, sitting area, private bath

  • Master bathroom vanity view into master bedroom

    Master bathroom vanity view into master bedroom

  • Mezzanine level is approx. 2,000 sqft of open deck with 360 degree views

    Mezzanine level is approx. 2,000 sqft of open deck with 360 degree views

  • Guest bedroom with 2 full size iron beds sleeps 4. Private access to bathroom.

    Guest bedroom with 2 full size iron beds sleeps 4. Private access to bathroom.

  • Guest bathroom

    Guest bathroom

  • Living Room with beach views.

    Living Room with beach views.

  • Living room with 47' TV, wireless internet, wired with surround sound

    Living room with 47' TV, wireless internet, wired with surround sound

  • Master bed room sitting area with door leading to private outside deck.

    Master bed room sitting area with door leading to private outside deck.

  • Master Bathroom featuring a separate clawfoot tub and walk-in shower

    Master Bathroom featuring a separate clawfoot tub and walk-in shower

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, July 23, 2016

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  • Bathrooms
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