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Sea La Vie--2nd Row Beachside With Gulf Views From The Porch

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Welcome to your home away from home! Sea La Vie is the place for you to rest, relax, and enjoy the company of family and friends. Long walks on the beach, the sound of the the surf from the deck, and restful views allow you to escape the busy-ness of life and build lasting memories. The furnishings are simple and contemporary, providing a calm atmosphere. There are enough comfy beds for you and all your family members. The fully equipped kitchen and outdoor grill allow you to prepare meals should you choose to do so. Come to Sea La Vie and enjoy the beach life.


Owner
Patricia Post
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 22, 2017

About Patricia Post

A retired couple who enjoy the beach life

Patricia Post purchased this house in 2014

Why Patricia Post chose Galveston

Being so close to the beach makes it easy to stroll the shore any time. The house is designed for comfort and ease, to enjoy the sound of the surf and the company of family and friends.

What makes this house unique

Family friendly in a very safe, quiet neighborhood just steps from the beach. Close enough to the the city to enjoy all it has to offer, yet providing a relaxing, restful retreat

Amenities

Jamaica Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Sleeping Area: fold out couch - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 4--downstairs - 1 queen , Has a private entrance
    Bedroom 3 - 4 bunk bed , Two fun, cruise style, bunk beds with four single mattress
  • Master bedroom upstairs and queen bed room downstairs have their own full baths. There are also a shared full bath and an additional half bath on the main floor.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
From the large balcony there is a view of the Gulf of Mexico and you are within a short walk to the beach. There are many activities, restaurants, and special events nearby to keep you as busy as you would like to be.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

Sea La Vie--2nd Row Beachside With Gulf Views From The Porch
average rating of 5.0 based on 30 reviews
5

Perfect house, perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

This house fits 7 adults and 3 children very easily and comfortably. Pat was so kind and accommodating. Make sure your bring your own tp, trash bags and any spices you need. Super close to the beach and to a grocery store for those things we forgot. The porch was lovely. I think the only thing we would change about our trip is to not come on a holiday weekend because Jamaica Beach was very crowded. Thanks for sharing you lovely home, Pat!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad your family enjoyed their weekend together at our beach house. The house is second row from the beach but, as you stated, it is a very short walk to the beach and the view from the porch is great. Holidays can be very busy at the beach. We do hope our will be able to return.
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Richardson Texas
5

Awesome

  • 5 of 5

This house is great. It's beautiful, very clean and well maintained. We had a great family vacation. This was actually our second time in this house and I guarantee we will be back again. I highly recommend this home.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: How wonderful that you enjoyed our beach house before and that you chose to return! Thank you for your kind comments about the house itself. We have a great cleaning crew and attend to things our guests share that would improve their visits. Have a great summer!
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5

Spacious and comfortable beach house

  • 5 of 5

My family of 8 adults, a toddler and our two dogs immensely enjoyed our time at this lovely second-row home! We all fit so comfortably as the house is much bigger than I imagined! The rooms and living spaces were all very spacious and the 4 restrooms were a plus.

From the shady porch, you could feel a nice breeze and see the ocean. It was an easy, short walk to the beach each day and upon return, the outdoor shower was very convenient. We cooked dinner each night and found all the utensils and platters that were needed in the kitchen.

The owner, Pat, was very responsive and helpful if we had any questions. We would definitely stay here again and I highly recommend it! Thank you, Pat, for a great weekend!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your comments about the spaciousness and comfort of our beach house. It is difficult to show how open the house is but you have described it well. Have a great remainder of the summer.
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5

Perfect for what we needed.

  • 5 of 5

I actually don't want to review this place because I want to keep it a secret. But, I will be nice and tell you it's a really well done beach house and I don't think the pictures do it justice. I loved sitting on the front porch!! We all did. It is very well stocked with kitchen stuff, but, read the instructions about soap and toilet paper.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad the house provided for a comfortable family stay. We, too, love the porch and the wonderful view. Hopefully we can host you for a future visit.
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Austin, TX
5

Beach Trip with Kids

  • 5 of 5

This house is wonderful and we hope to use it again. We loved sitting on the porch in the rain or shine and it had plenty of seating. With two small children having a gate at the top of the porch stairs was wonderful so we never had to worry about the kids playing on the stairs. The outdoor shower with warm water was appreciated as well as access to the laundry facilities. There is also a hose to rinse sandy toys and feet. We brought our own toys but there were a number of toys in the laundry room to use as well. The short walk to the beach made it easy to go back and forth if the little one got tired. There is also a handheld shower head in one of the bathrooms which made bathing the kids easy. The kitchen is fully stocked with plenty of plates, bowls, & utensils including plastic ones for the kids. We cooked a number of meals and didn’t want for any utensil or type of pan. The house has a Wi-Fi account so we could stream shows for the kids on the rainy days. The owner was very responsive and friendly, I highly recommend this house!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad your family enjoyed time together at our beach house. The highlights you mentioned are things we've worked on providing so that our guests are comfortable, able to concentrate on family/ friends' time. We hope you will be able to return in the future. Thank you.
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5

Enjoyed House!

  • 5 of 5

It was a great set-up for us! The downstairs bedroom is not attached to upstairs. You must use outside stairs. It was roomy & we were glad we had so many bathrooms. Bring trash bags for the bathrooms as there are no trash cans. Enjoyed how close it is to beach! Owner is very sweet!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad your family was able to spend a relaxing time together at our beach house. We have contacted our house manager and he assures us that as of today every bathroom has a trashcan. We apologize for any inconvenience for you and your guests and thank you for making mention of it. Have a wonderful summer. We hope to be able to welcome you back on a future visit.
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Map

Nearest Airport
51 Miles
Houston Hobby Airport
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nate's West End

Jamaica Beach is minutes away from all the activities that Galveston has to offer: restaurants, theaters, special events, Moody Gardens, historic tours, water park, Pleasure Pier, state park, various live performances, etc. But most of all Jamaica Beach is a family-oriented destination where you can relax and have fun. Please let us know the age range and number of people when you inquire.

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Rates & Availability

Jamaica Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring/Early Summer
Mar 31 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
From
$350
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Memorial Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,600
Flat fee
 
 
Summer
May 30 2017 - Jun 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
$350
From
$400
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
July 4th Weekend
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 3 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,600
Flat fee
 
 
Mid-Late Summer
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$385
From
$400
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Labor. Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,200
Flat fee
 
 
Fall/Winter
Sep 5 2017 - Nov 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$290
From
$350
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Lonestar Rally
Nov 2 2017 - Nov 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,200
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$385
From
$400
Thu,Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Linens and cleaning fees $150 + Tax
Pet Fee $35 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Pets are considered. Instant quotes are not always accurate. Please contact us to confirm price.
The downstairs bedroom has its own separate entrance. It is connected to the upstairs main living area via the outside stairs.
This is not a party house. Guests must be 25 or older to reserve the home and adults may not rent on behalf of guests under 25. We do not accept prom groups or people coming for spring break. Weddings or other special events must be approved by the owner prior to booking. Violations of these rules will result in immediate cancellation and forfeiture of payment. Full refunds are given if dates are canceled 60 days prior to arrival.

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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