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Home Away From Home *76

Bedrooms 1
Space 460 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

This Ia A Fully Furnished Condo That Sleeps 4 Adults And 2 Children. 1/1

This ia a fully furnished condo with all the amenities. 2 flat screen tv's, cable, wireless internet and wifi. Queen sized bedroom, queen sized hideabed, built in bunkbeds for children. We are right on the sea wall at the corner of 61st st and sea wall blvd. Our condo sleeps 4 adults and 2 children comfortably. It has a refrigerator stove and microwave to name a few amenities. Many shops and eateries! NO PETS/NON SMOKING POLICY. Failure to follow this policy results in a $200 cleaning fee.

Randy Haggard
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

About Randy Haggard

Semi retired living 90 miles east of Galveston. We love motorcycling, traveling, working on projects and relaxing in our condo watching the sunrise.

Randy Haggard purchased this condo in 2015

Why Randy Haggard chose Galveston

Near enough to enjoy Galveston but quiet enough to enjoy the outside. We look forward to the sunrises from our balcony. They are spectacular!

What makes this condo unique

Close to moody gardens and schlitterbahn.


Galveston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 460 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen sized bed in bedroom, queen sized sleeper sofa, and bunkbeds for kiddos
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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Home Away From Home *76
average rating of 2.0 based on 1 reviews

Not what we expected but we made the best of it.

  • 2 of 5

It is very small. I can't imagine having 6 people in there.

It is decorated cute but is in need of paint touch ups and small repairs.

There is not an oven or an adequate fridge/freezer which we did not realize before we bought all of our meals for the trip. The fridge is a small under- the -counter one with a freezer that is about 6 inches tall. The freezer was completely iced over when we got there and my husband had to chip away at it for 20 minutes so we could fit what we could in it. The stove only had 2 burners working and there is not an oven to cook frozen foods. There is not a coffee pot either, only a Kuerig which would have been nice to know. My husband had to go down to the lobby to get coffee each morning.

I also wished there had been a hand held shower nozzle in the shower for bathing my kids. It is so much easier.

The bed in the bedroom had a stained quilt and the mattress was sunken in the middle so my husband and I ended up rolling towards each other all night. Our kids slept well on the bunk beds but decided to sleep on the fold out couch one night and the mattress cover was dirty and there was sand on the mattress.

The drawers in the chest in the bedroom would not stay closed when we put our clothes in them. A little annoying.

We did have a good view of the ocean though and we enjoyed the balcony. The games in the coffee table were a nice touch. My kids loved the bathroom mirror frame made of seashells! The price was reasonable compared to other places we looked at. We did get our full deposit back fairly quickly too. The resort was nice and location was perfect! We made the room work and our family had a good time.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Bolivar Ferry
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Car: necessary

We are located within walking distance to a kroger and a walmart. Just across seawall blvd to the beach and pier fishing.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Damage Deposit $200

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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