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3 Br /2 Ba Port A Beach Home With Private, Fenced Back Yard! 1/2 Mi To Beach!

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11-12

Xanadune is a 3 bedroom home with bonus sleeping room. You will love having all the comforts of home at your disposal. We have everything you need to cook a family style meal in our spacious kitchen and enough dining room seating for 12. You can also BBQ in our beach themed fenced in back yard. Our big cozy couches give your friends and family enough room to spread out and play a game or just kick back and watch TV on our big flat screen. Each of our three bedrooms has a big comfy queen sized bed and our bonus room offers additional sleeping with a full/twin bunk bed. When you finally decide to venture for some fun in the sun we are a short drive to the beach, which is just 2 blocks away.

Port Aransas is on the very northern tip of Mustang Island at the intersection of Harbor Island, St. Jo's Island. It is an eco-tourism area, with lots of wildlife including a huge variety of migrating birds. Bay and deep sea fishing is excellent with many charter boats in the marina. 30 minutes away is the USS Lexington and right next door is the Texas State Aquarium. We are located approximately a 2 minute drive to town which is easy to get to while also offering serenity and peace from the hustle and bustle. If you are a golfer, you can grab your clubs and head over to the Palmilla Beach Resort and Golf Club just down the road. This course offers greens on both sides of the highway with a pro shop and The Black Marlin restaurant.

Registration #199071

We also have 6 seater golf carts for rent. Just contact us for more info.

More Details

Marty and Patty Karr
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 20, 2018

About Marty and Patty Karr

We manage our own properties here in Port Aransas where we also make our home.

Marty and Patty Karr purchased this house in 2014

Why Marty and Patty Karr chose Port Aransas

422 Royal Palm is a very nice 3bdr/2 bath house with all of the comforts of home. Fully stocked kitchen, cable TV, WiFi, gas grill, and just 1/2 mile to the beach.

What makes this house unique

Our back yard is one of the best in Port A. Very private with a covered patio area and lush landscaping. We also have enough off street parking for 6 cars.


Port Aransas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 full bathrooms with tub and shower in both. Master has a Jacuzzi tub.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 bunk bed
  • 3 full bedrooms with queen beds and a bonus room with a bunk bed that is a double on bottom and a twin on top
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Here's a list of what's provided: Fully stocked kitchen, Towels and linens, bath and dish soap, starter set of toilet paper and paper towels.


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3 Br /2 Ba Port A Beach Home With Private, Fenced Back Yard! 1/2 Mi To Beach!
average rating of 4.7894735 based on 19 reviews

Great location, just what you need for a beach house!

  • 4 of 5

This was just the right size for our party of 6 and 2 dogs.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Amazing big place for the family plenty of room!!

  • 4 of 5

House was amazing and had plenty of room for the family!!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you guys for staying with us and please come back any time!
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Plenty of space for all 9 of us to dine together, sleep, BBQ, and visit.

  • 5 of 5

A little further from the beach than I was lead to believe. Maybe we were not going the right way. A map of the path would be helpful. Pesky fire ants in the back grass, but we hosed them away. We decided to get a golf cart after we got there and the owner was able to bring in to our door step within 45 minutes. Did not have access to the garage, but I did not ask about that initially. Great property!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us. There are 2 routes from the house to the beach. Both are 1/2 mile as stated in the description. Glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Great time!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great weekend and really enjoyed the nice backyard!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice Vacation

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay and would definitely would be back. Having said that, there are some things that would have made it more enjoyable. We searched for a house with no stairs because of a recent surgery that prohibits climbing. Directly inside the front door, there is a two stair drop down to climb to get into the living area. Normally, this would be no big deal; but with a large leg brace, it was difficult for my mother to maneuver. The coffee maker was in bad shape. It makes coffee, but the unit is old and the heavy crust on the burner can't be cleaned. The oven door handle needs repair. It has been rigged to open. We cooked most of our meals on the stove. The burners were really filthy underneath. Upgrading these two things would be a plus. At a minimum give them a good scrubbing. The living room is spacious and perfect for hanging with the family. The backyard is nice and private. The neighborhood was quiet and close to activities. It's close to the beach, but it's a car ride away. There is no short cut straight to it, as most short cuts are blocked off. Again, not a big deal, just good to know. The air conditioner was ice cold and perfect for the Texas heat. I called the owner with a couple of questions and he was readily available and helpful. With a few minor upgrades this would be our "go to" home in Port A.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay in Port A!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed spending the winter at the Xanadune house. The house had everything we needed and plenty of room for occasional guests. The fenced backyard is nice and private with a wonderful covered patio, a gas grill and lots of seating. Marty was always very helpful and prompt with anything we needed. It's just a short drive down the road to the endless beach and a short drive the other direction to the town and the shipping channel. It was so fun to sit in the park by the channel and watch people fishing for huge black drum, see the ferries crossing 24/7 and be amazed at the size of the ships passing through to Corpus Christi. We would highly recommend Xanadune!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you guys for spending your winter with us! Looking forward to having y'all back this winter. Be sure and thank Mark for me for all of his extra work around the house. It sure made spring a little easier on me!
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 13.0%

Check-In is 4pm. Check out is 11am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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