LARGE, LUXURY BEACHFRONT HOME WITH BREATHTAKING VIEWS OF THE GULF OF MEXICO.

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C S Wilbanks

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Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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LARGE, LUXURY BEACHFRONT HOME WITH BREATHTAKING VIEWS OF THE GULF OF MEXICO.

Galveston House Rental Photos and Description

Beachfront with unobstructed view of Gulf

Home has 5 bedrooms, with 3 full baths plus 2 half baths and loft. Two master bedrooms, first one has a king size size bed, full bath, and private deck. 2nd master has a king size bed, and full bath with ocean view. The third bedroom has a queen bed, the 4th bedroom also has a queen bed and access to the main deck. And the fifth bedroom has 2 twin beds and a view of the bay. There are also two twin roll away beds and a queen sleeper sofa. The open floor plan on the main level makes this home wonderful. It is surrounded by wall to wall windows and is very bright and cheerful. Central A/H, TV's, Basic Cable, High Speed Wireless Internet. The kitchen has Dishwasher, a full size refrigerator, stove, oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee pot, and a very large breakfast bar. It is open to the living room which has cable TV, tiled fireplace, and plenty of room for everyone to be comfortable. This home has just the right atmosphere for your family and friends to enjoy.

Additional amenities: Other amenities include: cabana shower, picnic tables, and large decks overlooking the gulf. Beachfront properties are as close to the Gulf of Mexico as possible. During Peak Season, this home rents weekly ONLY.

Mon to Mon / No Pets / No Smoking and maximum of four vehicles

Photos: All photos shown were taken after Hurricane IKE and reflect the property accurately.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

C S Wilbanks

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2011
Speaks english
Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Property Reviews

Large, luxury beachfront home with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico.
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
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Large, luxury beachfront home with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p387282
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
We spent lots of time looking for the perfect place for our family to spend a week together in Galveston and this really was the best choice for us. There were not too many things for our young children to get into and there was plenty of space for my parents, 2 brothers' family, and our family. The view was fantastic with a wrap around balcony and it was great to have most of the amenities of home without having to bring them with you. The kitchen had all items you need for cooking along with the space, and the washer/dryer was a great benefit as well. Bedrooms are a nice size, and there are drawers and closets for each room. There even was a mop, vacuum cleaner, and a baby gate for the inside stairs! Another plus, warm water in the shower outside downstairs. We also brought a portable electric grill with us to help save on meals and cook for a bunch of people. We definitely hope to get to spend another week at this great retreat.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your response. Our goal is to try to exceed our guest's expectations and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and want to return. We will welcome you back whenever you are able to find time to come to the beach!
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Large, luxury beachfront home with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p387282
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Houston, Texas
5

Perfect house for a large group

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
We celebrated my husband's 40th birthday here, along with family and friends. The house is perfect for a large group -- plenty of room in the open kitchen/dining/living area, plenty of beds/couches, great deck/balcony overlooking the water, and a quick trot across the dune bridge to the beach. The fishing from the beach is great too (although at this time of year--late June--the seaweed can be a little thick). The only downside was having to leave.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Helpful votes: 1/1
business
Large, luxury beachfront home with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p387282
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Houston, TX
5

great house for families

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
We had a wonderful week at By the Sea. The owner was very pleasant to work with and very responsive to any issues that came up during our stay. The house has an easy and comfortable set up for families and is right on the beach with wonderful views all around. We were there during Spring Break and the beach was almost empty...it felt like our own private beach! We were there with two other families and all of the kids are begging to go back. The only complaint I could come up with would be that there is not cleaning service during the week and the sheets were all packaged and delivered, so that took some work upon arrival getting all of the beds made. We had a great week and will be back for sure!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Large, luxury beachfront home with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p387282
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Cypress, Texas
5

Turning 65 By The Sea

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
I celebrated my 65th brithday with a group of friends. The home was perfect! The living and dining space was very spacious and provided an excellent place for conversation, games and just relaxing. The bedrooms provided lots of space for 10 adults. The proximity of the home to the beach was perfect. The fact that the entire living area is windows allowed a great view of the evening lightening over the Gulf. This home lived up to my expectations, and then some. My stay was just not long enough.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway
business
Large, luxury beachfront home with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p387282
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

Wonderful Beach House

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
My wife and I along with 4 daughters, 4 grandchildren, 2 son in laws, my mother in law and one boyfriend spent a wonderful week at this beach house in Galveston. The location could not have been better, the house was just as it was represented to us, spacious, clean, well equipped and maintained. This was our third family vacation in Galveston and we all agreed the best yet!
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Houston Hobby
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Bolivar
Nearest Train
55 Miles
Houston Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Interstate 45 and Seawall
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nate's
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Galveston Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nate's
Car: necessary

Golf: Galveston Municipal Golf Course is within 10 miles.

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Availability & Rates

Galveston House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Non-Summer
Feb 3 2014 - May 25 2014
$1,340
$4,050
2 nights
 
 
Summer
May 26 2014 - Sep 8 2014
$4,880
7 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Linens and towels $175.00
Refundable damage deposit $800.00
Notes Non-Summer rates require a two night minimum (total of $2680) with additional nights at $280 each.
Summer rentals require a 7 night minimum from Monday to Monday.
Holidays have a 10% surcharge except Thanksgiving and Christmas which have a 15% surcharge.
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Amenities

Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Beach
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Internet
  • Water Cooler
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Stove ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Ice Maker
  • 4 Ring Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , Has toilet and sink
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , Has toilet and sink
  • Each bedroom has a private adjoining full or half bathroom. Each half bathroom has toilet and sink
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , w/deck access and bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , w/bay viewand bath
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , w/half bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , w/ensuite bath and private deck
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , w/master bath suite
  • Additional beds: Two twin roll aways, Queen sleeper sofa in living area.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Television
  • Books for Kids
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Walkway to Water
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • museums
  • library
  • churches
  • winery tours
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • beachcombing
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • water skiing
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
  • surfing
  • golf
  • fishing
  • surf fishing
  • deepsea fishing
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