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Best house in Port A! Private Pool, Complete Remodel

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,056 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Close to beach, Freshly remodeled, Private pool, Well-maintained

This is the best house in town in Port Aransas!

Private Pool that can be heated for additional charge! If you are looking for a one-of-a-kind Port Aransas vacation, look no further than Good Day Sunshine. This is our personal home and we want to share it with other guests/visitors when it is not being used. The home was fully remodeled in 2014/2015 to include roof, windows, doors, flooring, kitchen, baths, furnishings and we also added a private swimming POOL! The home has a very open layout with living, dining and kitchen all as one. Everything in the house was purchased for the property so no hand-me-downs here. Different than most rentals this property is NOT built on stilts so you walk right into the home from the ground level. It is also built across two lots offering plenty of parking and space to spread out for the whole family. We also have a great off-street boat parking space. The pool is built on the front side of the house and because it faces East we get afternoon shade in the pool area, offering a cool and relaxing escape. There are four separate covered porches on this home, complete with outdoor furnishings which is great when the whole family is under one roof. If you are looking for a high-end rental in Port Aransas, Good Day Sunshine is your spot! Ping pong table and dart board!

More Details

Owner
Eric Carvajal
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2017

About Eric Carvajal

I am a real estate Broker in central Texas. I am originally from Galveston, but spent most of my childhood in San Antonio. At the age of 18 I moved to Austin to attend the University of Texas at Austin where I began my real estate career. I currently split time between Austin, San Antonio, Lake LBJ and Port Aransas. I love remodeling homes and watching the transformations happen. This is one of my all-time favorite projects and a real blessing; I hope to share it with you. I have set this house up as a place that I would personally enjoy, with the amenities I expect in a luxury rental and I am confident that your expectations will be exceeded

Eric Carvajal purchased this house in 2014

Why Eric Carvajal chose Gulf Coast

Port Aransas is a place I fondly remember from my childhood and owning a home here was always a dream. Two years ago I began our search for the perfect home in an effort to make that dream a reality. When I set my eyes on 616 N Palimino I knew it was the perfect spot! After a 6 month, complete renovation, Good Day Sunshine was born and is now ready for your enjoyment!

What makes this house unique

Good Day Sunshine is a 3 bedroom 2 bath house and has two large living rooms one upstairs and the other down, plus 4 outdoor covered porches offering plenty of room for the entire family. Different than most homes in the area the house sits high atop a hill and because of this, the house is not built on stilts but rather you enter the house on the first floor which has a large living room, bedroom and full bath. From there you can go up to the second story which has high, vaulted ceilings, living, dining and two additional bedrooms. The house is also built across two lots offering plenty of space to spread out and an abundance of parking. Good Day Sunshine also has a off-street, boat parking space as an added bonus. The home has a brand new private pool which was built out the front of the house to take advantage of the eastern exposure which creates a cool and shady environment even on the hottest of days. I believe this is the best house in Port Aransas and know it will not disappoint. Walk to the beach. Some ocean views off the back deck for an added bonus.

Amenities

Port Aransas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2056 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • 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 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Downstairs
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Private Balcony with ocean views, private entrance
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed , 1 queen, 2 XL Twin bunks plus trundle (sleeps up to 7)
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , 1 queen with a twin + trundle (sleeps 4)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
If you are looking for a one-of-a-king vacation in Port Aransas, this is it. We can also help arrange fishing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

Best house in Port A! Private Pool, Complete Remodel
average rating of 4.964286 based on 28 reviews
San Antonio
5

Awesome Port A Beach House

  • 5 of 5

This is exactly what my family was looking for - a beach house with a heated pool. My nieces from Park City, Utah wanted to escape the winter weather and this was perfect. The house has a beach-vibe and is decorated like a house in the Hamptons. The only thing we needed to bring was our bathing suits - this house has everything.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great House for R&R

  • 5 of 5

This house is great for families and groups of friends. Very clean with bright decor and open floor plan. The kitchen is big enough to accommodate a few collaborating cooks. Location is convenient to beach and town but I do recommend renting a cart to get chairs and coolers the beach. Eric is very responsive and genuinely interested in making sure you have all that you need. Great location - will definitely come back.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Franklin, TN USA
5

Good Day Sunshine in Port Aransas, TX

  • 5 of 5

October 2016- We had an outstanding vacation stay at "Good Day Sunshine" in Port Aransas. The home was clean and very well equipped. The pool was the highlight, allowing us to take a dip by simply stepping outside the door. Two living spaces allowed for the men to watch football, while the ladies enjoyed movies. The kitchen has everything you need and the appliances are new. The dining area has a very large table that will easily seat 10 comfortably.

The owner, Eric, was available and answered all our questions. We highly recommend this vacation rental. Cheers!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great House!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice home with a hug kitchen and living room. The pool was exactly what we needed for our group. Everything you could ask for!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome house!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely a fantastic house. We had plenty of room for four adults and four teenage boys. The location is close to everything you need in Port Aransas too! Eric, owner was always available to answer any questions that we had during our stay. We definitely look forward to visiting again.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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san Antonio
5

Blown Away!

  • 5 of 5

I would definitely stay here again! Good location, near store and the beach is right down the road. Plenty of space for a family! Beautiful! Well decorated. Great pool side and deck space. All I can say I had the best time at this beach house the weather was extremely hot but with all the games and pool didn't have to leave the house and still had the best time ever

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
361
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Public Beach

Our home is located in the heart of Port Aransas approx 1 block off the beach near the Sand Castle. From this location you can easily walk to the beach and some shops. With a golf cart you can get to all of the local restaurants, shops, etc. Ideal location in the heart of Port Aransas

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Rates & Availability

Port Aransas House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Prime season
May 25 2017 - Sep 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$650
From
$700
Thu,Fri,Sat
$4,200
$15,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$350
From
$450
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,800
$6,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $750
Pet Fee $200 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $135 + Tax
Pool Heat Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

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