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Bedrooms 3
Space 1,263 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Elegant Large 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Condo On Upper Floor With Amazing Gulf Views

Galveston is one of the top locations for a great weekend getaway or longer for (Mardi Gras) fun, sight seeing, golf, fishing and history.

Stay here and experience many upgrades, including fabulous furnishings, smart tv's, and a fireplace to warm you in the winter and ambience in the summer. Enjoy this home away from home..

Diamond beach is a marvelous resort style property located on the beach at the west end of the Galveston sea wall.

Enjoy eye-popping views of the gulf of mexico from the balcony of this great unit on the sixth floor. The sophisticated, yet comfortable, ambience welcomes you to unwind and relax during your time in Galveston. Whether you are staying for two days or two weeks or more, you will find this to be a great home away from home.

There are three bedrooms that can accommodate up to a group of six. The largest room has a king size bed, a secondary room has a queen size bed and the third room has a pull out trundle bed, that opens into two twins or a king. All bedrooms have smart tv's and internet connectivity. The main space has open living, dining and kitchen areas. The living area has ample and comfortable seating surrounding the fireplace (one of the few rentals that has a fireplace) which offers warmth to winter visitors and a peaceful, restful glow in the summer. The separate dining area, with its large table with chairs and a built in covered banquette, invites casual dining, a place to play board and card games or dim the lighting and have a romantic meal. The kitchen area is fully equipped with the necessities to prepare meals or just have a cup of coffee made from the keurig coffee maker.

So, you relax, read, and watch the pelicans fly by and find its time to venture out and see what amenities diamond beach has to offer. Outdoor amenities include wonderful swimming pools that cascade into a lower splash area, 750 feet of lazy river with a fun water slide that lets you drop into the lazy river. There is also a sand volley ball area, fire pit and white sandy play area on the property. For privacy, cabanas are available for a small fee. Grilling areas around the pools are also available for guest use. There is also a seasonal swim-up bar and small café area.

Not an outdoor person? Try the fitness center next to the indoor heated pool; play in the game room with pool table, foosball, a dedicated computer gaming area, and other hand ball games; for the ultimate in relaxation and pampering stop by the spa; watch a movie in the stadium seating movie theater available for private viewings of movies(which are available for checkout at the front desk or bring your own), sporting events or gaming; or join friends for cocktails in the bar none lounge.

Working vacation and don’t want to stay in your room? - there are imac computers and high speed wifi business center on the second floor.

Now that you have relaxed in your condo and taken advantage of what diamond beach has to offer, you may want to explore the many attractions that Galveston has waiting for tourists.

More Details

Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

Why Diana chose Gulf Coast

This is one of the only units that can be rented that has a fireplace. Lots of magic moments relaxing in the main area, listening to the waves and watching the flames dance in the fireplace. You can vent in heat or leave it off and just enjoy the ambiance to the glow. Ceiling fans in all the bedrooms and in the main living room.

What makes this condo unique

Quality furnishings. Separate dining area with large table for family meals or just playing card or board games.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We enjoyed every minute of our time in the condo. The décor is beautiful and thoughtfully done. We felt at home and enjoyed the beautiful view. Thank you for making this weekend a memorable one for us. :-) Our family had a good time in this condo. Thanks.
May 2014
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Galveston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1263 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • king bedroom bathroom and walk-in shower with two shower heads.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Trundle Bed makes into two twins or one king
  • All bedrooms have Smart TV's, ceiling fans, luggage racks and lamps.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water tubing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.7777777 based on 31 reviews

Family Trip- 7 and 5 Year Old

  • 5 of 5

Could not have picked a better place to stay in Galveston for my family. The swimming pool was amazing with multiple levels with the lowest level shallow enough for my kids to walk the entire length, which they loved. Access to a beach is just a short walk off the property and away from some of the busier areas in Galveston that we also enjoyed. The condo was very nice with TV's in each room and everything that you would need to cook a simple meal instead of going out for every meal. When we come back to Galveston we will be looking this exact same room.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you visit again.
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College Station, Tx

Excellent family oriented property

  • 5 of 5

Condition of condo was above average to excellent. Property amenities were excellent: from swimming pools, lazy river, water slide, children's playroom, nonsmoking facility, great location and view.

If I could I would give the property and facility a 4.6 stars.

Areas needing improvement: hot water can take up to 15 minutes to start flowing; in our four day stay the waterslide was open a few hours one day; and no restaurant or food services at all at Diamond Beach facility.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you liked our unit and wee comfortable. I apologize about the water. They are working on that. Evidently the chiller was having issues.
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Perfect family getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Very well designed making for a super comfy stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your time.
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College station, tx

wonderful condo!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this Diamond Beach condo- will definitely return! The furnishings were comfortable, decor lovely, fireplace was a nice accent, and the ocean view serene. We had everything we needed. Love the Diamond Beach property amenities as well!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad your expectations were exceeded. Hope to see you again.
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Perfect spot to relax

  • 5 of 5

From having a cup of coffee on the patio and viewing the ocean to relaxing at night this is a great place. Master has both jacuzzi and very large shower. Very well furnished and decorated

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great property! Great experience!

  • 4 of 5

The property overall was great! The only reason we couldn't give it 5 stars was due to the fact that it was a chore to get out onto the balcony as the sliding door did not move freely at all. It took both hands and all the strength we could muster to open and close. At times, it took two people to accomplish this. However, that being said, we would definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your rating. Just so you know we had ordered the parts to fix the door. The door has now been repaired and works perfectly. Sorry the door made the difference in your overall rating.
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Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Great restaurants within a short drive.
Nearest Beach
The beach is at the west side of the property.

Close to Moody Gardens including the aquarium, rain forest, bird sanctuary, Schlitterbahn waterpark, miniature golf, train museum, aviation museum, The Strand, the Pleasure Pier (new to Galveston with rides and restaurants), Historic Homes Tours including The Bishops Palace, Moody Mansion, Ashton Viila to name a few,the historic Elisa sailing ship, lots of fun things to do if you are friends or families visiting the island..


Rates & Availability

Galveston Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 29 2017 - Oct 27 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Insurance $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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