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Bedrooms 3
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 21 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 - 21 nights

About the property

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 an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 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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Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

average rating of 4.7391305 based on 27 reviews

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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Beautiful Condo

  • 5 of 5

We had such a nice time once again at The Diamond Beach Resort. Thank you, Diana for allowing us to stay in your beautiful condo. It was perfect.

Jennifer Young

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Condo for a Family Weekend

  • 5 of 5

The condo had everything we needed for our weekend stay and we were pleasantly surprised with the cleanliness, amenities, and how it was decorated. The staff, the pool, and the lazy river were outstanding outside amenities that made our stay even more enjoyable. Thanks for a GREAT family weekend.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property...

  • 4 of 5

We take a yearly trip together as a family and this year was one of the best! The property was perfect as we had toddlers and teenagers to entertain.

The condo was beautifully furnished and stocked with everything we needed, except for Internet access! Why have smart TV's if we are unable to connect?! Yes, there is internet access on the 2nd floor, but who wants to trek the entire length of the property & take the elevator to a community area with 2 computers that the whole property shares? Especially when you are on vacation?!

All in all, we would come back to this property, as it is maintained quite well. We would definitely be open to other condos in this building.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: There is internet in the condo. The access was in the binder on the table. Our property manager is also supposed to give you access. I wish you would have asked the front desk or contacted me.
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Great vacation at great location.

  • 5 of 5

Visited Diamond Beach for 3 nights. Condo was beautiful. Welcome wine and kids cider was such a treat. Everything was clean and in perfect order. The view was great. We had two 8 year old girls who enjoyed the resort pools so much that we never had to visit the local water parks. During our stay there was a beach mat, rolling cooler, and other misc items for our use available. Plenty of bathroom towels. Everything was great. Couldn't ask for anything more.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much we are so glad you enjoyed your stay.
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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:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jan 7 2017 - Feb 16 2017
21 night minimum stay
Feb 17 2017 - Feb 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
Feb 24 2017 - Feb 27 2017
2 night minimum stay
Mar 10 2017 - Mar 20 2017
5 night minimum stay
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Miscellaneous Fee $70
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 15.0%

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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.
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 ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
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

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