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Canals -Fish Light-Kayaks-Boogie Boards-Golf Cart - Beach Close-Relaxing Getaway

Bedrooms 2
Space 972 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

For Families - Kayaks - Paddle boards - Beach Boards - Dock & Deck Furnished


ABOUT OUR LOCATION: Our home, "Seas The Day" is the ultimate canal home in the premier West End community of Jamaica Beach. The location gives it the added benefit of having a breeze on the large covered deck no matter which direction the breeze flows. There is a fan on the deck to insure the air keeps moving to add to your comfort level. We are on a corner canal, If you have a boat,or toys, launch them just across the canal at the marina and tie up in our covered boat slip during your stay. We have lots of open space around us, across are vacant lots and on the one side next to us is a vacant lot, and we are at the end of cul de sac, so plenty of privacy, Sunrise is awesome view, and don't miss the gorgeous bay sunset simply by turning your chair around. The beach is less than a mile from our home. You can load up your vehicle and in Texas, are allowed to park on the beach. Or take the golf cart, equipped with fishing pole holders and a cooler. A bird sanctuary is just off Bob Smith Drive.... more open space! There is a side yard with grass for playing games.

OUTDOOR LIVING: Wrap around deck is the utmost in extra living space, table chairs, fan, lounges, and another set of chairs and small table. Electric BBQ Grill all on the deck. Big Plus..... Sitting at the Pub height table on the deck allows you to look OVER the railings. Your view of the scenery is not impaired by the railing bars. Fish from the upper deck or lower deck. Some fishing gear is included,Poles equipped with bells so you can put in pole holders and hang out by the Tiki Bar and wait for bells to ring to alert you have a bite on your line. Lower living space has chairs, tables, swing and rocking chairs.

TOYS: If you like the water, there are boogie boards, paddle boards, and surf board, as well as kayaks for your use. Two fishing poles with some fishing gear included. Pole holders on the railings make fishing easy.

SAFETY: It is fenced on the lower level ,because we are located on the main canal as well as the Tahiti Way canal, we want to assist you in looking out for children around water,so we provide you locks to several gates.

INSIDE THE HOME: , A fully stocked kitchen, makes it easy to enjoy cooking and cleaning up with a dishwasher, full size stove and microwave/convection oven combination. Bring your special coffee and tea pods for the Keurig. We provide regular coffee, condiments, spices, paper goods to get you started. Lots of windows equals lots of light and full views from the open living area. Table in the kitchen area and pub height table in the living area, allows for views of the 3 canals while dining or playing games. The living area has a large comfortable sofa, 60" TV and PS 3 set up. Two small children could sleep on the sofa. Or use the 18 "air beds.. Two bedrooms have comfortable queen beds and dresser and amoires. Our Home is best used by a small family or 2 couples.... however, the maximum capacity is a family of 6. Sleep on the oversized sofa or we have 2 "Serta" 18" Airbeds. Each bedroom has a TV with a DISH box, and window air conditioner as well as ceiling fan, to regulate your comfort level for sleeping.The window a/c units are in addition to central a/c. In the master bedroom a door to the deck provides a nice place to have morning coffee or evening glass of wine. A small bath with shower is located off the Captains Quarters. That bath also has a hall entrance. The main bath has a larger shower and a washer/dryer combination. Hair dryers in each bathroom.

MORE OUTDOOR LIVING: The lower expansive deck space has a swing and out door shower. There is a sink and toilet in the storage room. Relax in the shaded area and that wonderful gulf breeze.

DINING SHOPPING: Our neighborhood is at the end of a cul de sac.... we have a wrap around deck for our wrap around canal location. Quiet, serene setting, offering nice privacy. Yet it is close enough to a couple of good nite spots, Woody's and Nate's. Islands best Hamburgers at the Blue Water Grill, plus they deliver, and you can B. O. B. and eat in. If you are in a hurry 'Subway' is close. Mario’s Pizza, is at Pirates Beach back towards Galveston. On Weekends there is a shrimp speciality food truck close. Gas station, Bait shacks, hardware stores with fishing gear, grocery, and liquor stores are in

the main road shopping areas.

DIRECTIONS: If you can, fly into Houston Hobby.... exit the airport onto the Gulf Freeway heading south. It is also Hwy 45. Exit at 1A, turning right onto 61st Street. Follow 61st Street to Seawall Blvd, turn right and head out FM 3005 (San Luis Termini Road) towards Jamaica Beach... soon you will be home for your vacation...

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Calendar last updated:
April 18, 2018

About Jeannine

Our family purchased this home early spring of 2015. Children and Grandchildren have enjoyed the water toys, and we love the views and openness of the area. Quiet friendly neighborhood has proven to be a real plus.

We own a place in Breckenridge, CO for the winter sports enthusiasts and now the beach property gives us year round family fun.

Set up for a family to enjoy...... we want you to be comfortable, have enough toys for you to have fun, and have a memorable vacation.

We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!

Jeannine purchased this house in 2015

Why Jeannine chose Jamaica Beach

When you are purchasing a property for family fun..... everyone has their preferences.... must be on the water, must be able to fish from deck, must have kayaks to go out to bay, must have boards for going to the gulf, must be safe for small children, must have must have.......... we think we met everyone's needs. Hope your family enjoys it as well. Let us know what else we need..... we plan to add more!!!

What makes this house unique

Fenced area, gates with ability to lock..... we want to help parents keep their children are safe and secure while enjoying all our place has to offer.

Being in the location we are, we get the breeze from almost every when you want to enjoy the deck. We have Pub Height tables so you are looking 'over' the railing.... not through the railings. so much to see...........

Because our living area and deck are on the open sides of the canals, you have a nice amount of privacy and openness.

With the home almost surrounded by canals, you can consider your play area or yard is endless!


Jamaica Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 972 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:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master bathroom - toilet , shower
    Main Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , shower , Lower Level has a sink and toilet. Shower is outdoors
  • In the main bathroom is a clothes steamer. Each bathroom has a hairdryer. On the lower level is a storage room which houses a sink and toilet. In the back of the home is an outdoor (with door) shower. If you are fishing downstairs, or come up from the beach, nice to be able to wash up and/or shower before going upstairs to the living quarters. Towels are furnished for each upstairs bathrooms..... and should remain upstairs. You are encouraged to bring your own beach towels.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Both bedrooms each have a ceiling fan along with window air conditioner, in addition to the central air conditioning. Each room can be programmed to the occupants sleeping preference. Each bedroom has a flat screen TV with a DISH Box for 250 channels. Plus, you have comfy beds!! The Master Bedroom, has a bath attached. The guest bedroom uses the main bathroom, next door in the hall. There are two 18" air beds for the young ones.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
We are far enough away from it all to be peaceful and quiet. Yet close enough to enjoy all Historic Galveston has to offer.


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Canals -Fish Light-Kayaks-Boogie Boards-Golf Cart - Beach Close-Relaxing Getaway
average rating of 4.857143 based on 49 reviews

Awesome place!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here this past weekend for a quick getaway and last minute planning. It was perfect and everything was included in the rental. It was to cold to get in the water, so we didn’t get to enjoy all the things they have there to enjoy. The owners were easy to get in touch with for questions. Amazing stay and we will return. Thanks so much for the weekend.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
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  • 5 of 5

We had a few hiccups when we got there but Jeannie made it right! The week was wonderful and relaxing! The home is beautiful and everything is wonderfully thought out!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Comfort meets convenience

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time at the canal house! Everything was perfectly appointed. Beds comfy, towels soft, house clean, kitchen stocked, outdoor area superb! A big plus is it's right across from boat launch area and you can watch all the fisherman putting in their boats and headed out to get the big catch. Really enjoyed it there. I am sure we will be back!!

Thanks for the hospitality!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Van, Texas

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

No complaints. The amenities were plentiful and the view was great. The kids had a blast kayaking right from the house. We did a lot of fishing but just not much catching. I guess that's why it's called fishing and not catching. Great area for a good vacation.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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  • 5 of 5

We decided on a last minute getaway and didn't have much time to plan. No worries, all we had to bring was our clothes and toothbrushes. The house was well stocked and had the comfort and amenities of home with added bonuses. This house was so charming and a prime location.

We can't wait to plan another trip soon.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Wonderful relaxing weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I live close - just in Clear Lake south of Houston. We like to rent a lot to get away for a weekend- go fishing, go shelling at the beach, take our kayaks out. This place was perfect - on the canal corner which made it feel very secluded. This is the first place we’ve rented that was gracious enough to allow full access to their toys and facilities. Although we didn’t utilize much of it it was refreshing that it was offered. We kayaked down the canal out into the bay and spent both nights fishing from the dock. The house was recently remodeled and looks amazing

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Houston Hobby
Nearest Barpub
0.08 Miles
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
Free Ferry Bolivar Pennisula
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Galveston Country Club
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
San Luis Terimini Pass Road #3005
Nearest Restaurant
0.07 Miles
Blue Water Grill
Nearest Beach
0.08 Miles
Jamaica Beach -ALERT -Traffic Light 2 Cross Hwy
Car: necessary

We are located approx in the middle of the Island. You can go into Galveston for art shows and a special theme park, Moody Gardens, which has something for the whole family. There is a 'pleasure pier" with rides and games and food! Visit the harbor for dining and walking around The Strand to shop.

From Galveston, 61st Street, cross the bay towards the mainland on Hwy 45 and the Outlet Shopping is on your left!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $155 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Once a guest reserves their dates, we will send them a rental agreement to review, fill out, sign and return via email. Approx 1 week prior to arrival we send the guest check in and check out instructions along with exact directions.
If you prefer to see the rental agreement prior to booking, please just request. Happy to Oblige.
If you prefer to split up your payments, please request this at time of inquiry.

Last minute deal: If there are available dates in the calendar with less than 5 days to go, you may contact us for a special rate.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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