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Beachy Kinda Day! Ease & Fun! Clean Bed & Goodnite Sleep. Dolphins! WIFI-YES

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 475 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Fun 'Beachy Kinda Day'

4 pm Check In

11 am Check Out

Unit 264

'Sanddancer Suite'

It's a 'Beachy kinda day'...

SPA Hot Tub is 'COOL' water.

Enjoy a Hot Tub SOAK tonite.

Pools Close at 11pm.

RELAX with EASE on deck.

'Sit & Sip', Enjoy 'Texas Tea'

'Watch for Dolphins' on shore.

Pool is cleaned morns- 8 am.

Opens 9 am.

Closes 11pm.

Its quiet here.

No Smoking in condo.

Smoking areas provided

Do Not Hang !

Wet suits & towels on balcony.

Hang 'WET' suits & towels on chairs.

'Dry & Reuse your Towels'☀️.

No maid service provided.

Casa Del Mar maids

are 'For Resort Only'.

'Sanddancer Suite'

has own maid'.

Cleans & Sanitizes'

before you get there.

Upon departure wash -

ALL 'Pots N Pans'

Dishes N Glasses'.

Pile used towels in tub

for maid.

Toss your trash in garbage can.

In hall!

More Details

Owner
Carla Spears Maxwell 'A Beachy Kinda Day'
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2018

Why Carla Spears Maxwell 'A Beachy Kinda Day' chose Galveston

I love Galveston. Gentle breezes.

Beaches are new in Galveston.

'Sanddancer Suite' - Unit #264 @ Casa Del Mar has

'Perfect Central' Location, Location, Location.

This is a 'PRIVATE' Condo that I own in the Casa Del Mar Seaside Suite. I bought it this summer & it is Fun, Fun, Fun.

I would love to have you come enjoy this 'Get-A-Way.

Walk the beach, kayak, surf, catamaran, fish, boogie board, sand walk, bird-watch, boat, jump the waves, pleasure pier, hike, JOG the SeaWall, Bike, visit Moody Mansion, Swim at Schlitterban, ZIPLINE at Moody Gardens, drive-by & see the beautiful million dollar BEACH HOUSES. And so much more. I love watching the Pelicans having fun gliding on the air currents diving for fish.

Dolphins are around, look for them.

This place is full of live.

Walk the beach and look for shells.

Eateries are everywhere. I am right next to GOLDEN CORRAL.

I RECOMMEND LOCAL PLACES LIKE:

BENO'S CAJUN FOOD.

CRAWDADS AND BEANS & RICE.

Hotel Galvez has a fantastic SPA & SALON. aLL SERVICES.

What makes this condo unique

New Million $ beach is right across the street.

Has a good size freezer to stock for own meals.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Very Comfortable! Cozy! And I got peace & quiet to work on my computer writing my book. I saw dolphins in the early morning when I was sitting on the deck. I loved the counter height chairs on the balcony. I looked over at the ocean waves comfortably without stretching my neck to look over the balcony.

The new air conditioner was ambly Cold in the hot weather.

It was a nice beach walk looking for seashells.
May 2016
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Amenities

Galveston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 475 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , outdoor shower , long new bathtub. Nice porcelain. Lg mirror. Door to bedroom
  • Brand new tub. Long. Nice to sit in. Bathroom is new.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 queen , 2 sleep sofa /futon , 2 bunk bed , 2 bunkbeds. Sleeps 2 men comfortably. Sleeps 6 total.
  • ONe bedroom with tv. 5 drawers. ONe closet. 2 cabinets. Private door to the bathroom in your room
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(44 traveler reviews)

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Beachy Kinda Day! Ease & Fun! Clean Bed & Goodnite Sleep. Dolphins! WIFI-YES
average rating of 4.681818 based on 47 reviews
Conroe, TX
5

Wonderful experience

  • 5 of 5

Owners were responsive and accommodating. Cannot wait to book this condo again!

  • Submitted: May 24, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I love that you enjoyed your stay in Galveston liking 'Island Life' for just a little while. I welcome you & will 'Keep the Lites On For Ya' LOL. To Your 'Future Travels ' Carla
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Disappointed

  • 1 of 5

Here’s the text I sent the owner with no response after our stay:

Was disappointed with our stay. We were greeted with a dirty condo. Bugs in the kitchen, dirty ashtrays on the patio, and an unmade dirty bed in the bedroom. We weren’t even sure if the bunks were clean...no soap, shampoo, trash bags, or salt and pepper shakers. We left you some salt and pepper shakers. Also, there was no cleaning or towel service while we were there but I saw plenty of maids walking around. Guess you don’t pay them for that despite the crazy cleaning fees I was charged.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Home Base for Galveston Adventures

  • 5 of 5

This was our first VRBO stay, and we were very happy! The condo was very nice, and an excellent location. We walked to the beach, which is right across the street, and it was nice to be so close because we could run back to the room if we forgot anything and we didn't have to worry about parking along the busy Seawall. There is a Wal-Mart about a block away for any last minute items or to stock up on groceries. Our boys loved the built-in bunk beds, and the master bedroom was great for us. The complex was very clean inside and well maintained. Though we didn't use them, there were two outdoor pools- one regular and one heated. The owner, Carla, was very friendly and informative. She maintained contact before and during our stay and sent us more than enough information. We highly recommend this unit, and will certainly be returning soon! Tip: Ask for directions to the unit within the complex, either from the owner or from the front desk when you get your parking pass. We arrived late at night and had a hard time finding the unit within the complex, as there are two buildings.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kyle, Texas
5

Convenient location

  • 5 of 5

Nice upgrades going on

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Alvin, TX
5

Excellent quick getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

Condo was perfect for my wife and I and 2 children. Easy access to everything you need while on the island. The owner was very accommodating and made herself available any time we needed her.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Houston, TX
5

Great location, property, and owners!

  • 5 of 5

Very easy reservantion process. The property was very nice, clean, and comfortable. Well stocked with kitchenware and new nice appliances. Great location! Great fishing pier right across the street. Everything was walking distance. Nice beach area and good food a short walk away. Great pool! Above all Carla (owner) was very welcoming and informative. She made herself available at all times for phone calls and text with any questions or need you may have. Really was a great experience!

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jacqui & 'Future Guests', I love, love, love that you used the Pier right across the street. I hope the Flounder you caught tasted great for your dinner. Fishing is 'Fantastic' around here & it is right across the street. Nice! I am glad you had the relaxation enjoying your fishing. The pool is worth the walk across the parking lot. The 'Resort Quality Pool' is brand new. I love the palm trees around the pool while you lay out comfortably in the loungers. I found the infinity pool tranquail & private for adults & the street noise. It's quiet here for luxious naps. The kids swim in the other pool away from the adults who want privacy. The HOT TUB has cool water in it instead of HOT. It is very 'REFRESHING' to cool down in the Island heat. You will love it. I am glad you booked with me at 'Sanddancer Suite'. We have ample freezer space & a nice fridge to store your fish you catch. Walmart, Kroger are right down the seawall. To your future travels! Thank you for taking the time to express you satisfaction here at this condo. I am glad your vacation was successful. I will welcome you next 'Week End Get-A-Way! Carla
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Map

Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Bolivar Ferry SEE THE DOLPHINS...
Nearest Beach
Seawall

Sclitterban Water Park right down the street

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Clean FEE $70 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59

Maid does a Walk Thru after your final departure.
Immediate Accessment is done!
The Smell of 'Smoking' will lower you return of deposit..,
A 'smoke smell' on deck, the bathroom or anywhere deposit is retained to dry clean draperies $300, etc.
DO NOT SMOKE IN BATHROOM WITH THE FAN ON. The above guests report it because the smell goes up to their room.
She counts towels & if RED-DIRT stained WILL CHARGE YOU FOR REPLACEMENT.
White towels STAY IN THE CONDO for the Walk In Shower..
BRING OWN PERSONAL BEACH TOWEL FOR POOL & BEACH ETC.
I will check 'Sanddancer Suite' after your departure, then ok it to VRBO - NO Damages. And if
Everything is ALL There: WashCloths, Towels, BBQ Utencils, etc.
Towels are counted.
I will communicate & explain any reason to you that I will hold any sum.
I will only keep the amount of money that will replace damages or replace.
I will withhold for 'Smell' of cigarettes, cigars, or marijuana for The cost to dry-cleaning draperies,
or clean carpet and furniture of stains, etc.
Or Hiring a Professional Service to wash smoke, stains, or damage..
OR, IF TOWELS, LINENS, PILLOWS are missing.
oR, IF DECOR IS MISSING LIKE PICTURES.
OR, IF DISHES POTS & PANS ARE GONE.
Carla - Owner

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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