BANANA REPUBLIC - FABULOUS TOP SHELF BEACH HOUSE WITH GREAT WATER VIEWS

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Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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BANANA REPUBLIC - FABULOUS TOP SHELF BEACH HOUSE WITH GREAT WATER VIEWS

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5 bedroom, 3 bath, 2nd row home with amazing beach views for up to 14 guests

Every comfort is here in this newly built home. The house is upside down so you get great water views from the second floor living area and upper deck. The kitchen is fully stocked and equipped with premium stainless appliances and the little things if you like to cook. There are plenty of places to sit and enjoy that meal or watch a movie on the HD flat screen with a BluerayDVD player with surround sound and satellite. There is one bedroom with a queen size bed on the 2nd floor and a full bath. Upstairs is the loft with TV, DVD player, and game table. Downstairs are 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths and coffee bar, with microwave and wine / beverage refrigerator. The lower deck is accessible from the two front bedrooms which both have queen beds, satellite TVs with DVD players, and the master and a large private bath on-suite. The 4th bedroom has a queen bed and bay window with water views. The 5th bedroom has a set of double bunks and a desk. washer/dryer, highspeed WIFI.

Every comfort is here in this newly built home. : The house is upside down so you get great water views from the second floor living area and upper deck.

When not at the beach you'll be upstairs.: The kitchen is fully stocked and equipped with premium stainless appliances and the little things if you like to cook. There are plenty of places to sit and enjoy that meal or watch a movie on the HD flat screen with a BluerayDVD player with surround sound and satellite. There is one bedroom with a queen size bed on the 2nd floor and a full bath. Upstairs is a large loft where the kids call their own with TV, DVD player, and game table.

4 bedrooms, 2 full baths are downstairs: But you don't have to go upstairs for coffee in the morning. In the hall is a coffee bar with microwave and wine / beverage refrigerator. The lower deck is accessible from the two front bedrooms which both have queen beds, satellite TVs with DVD players, and the master and a large private bath on-suite. The 4th bedroom has a queen bed and bay window with water views. The 5th bedroom has a set of double bunks and a desk to write your post cards.Other amenities include central air and heat, full size washer/dryer, highspeed WIFI, 2 tankless water heaters and an outside shower. Pets allowed with a non refundable pet fee but No Smoking Please.

Other houses near by, Aqua Vista HomeAway #938002 and Kathryn's Treehouse HomeAway #954758.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome

Andrew

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Speaks english
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Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Property Reviews

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Banana Republic - fabulous top shelf beach house with great water views
average rating of 4.4166665 based on 12 reviews
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Banana Republic - fabulous top shelf beach house with great water views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p399661
+1 8323607332
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
St. Louis
5

Banana Republic - very nice beach house!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
Had a great time at Banana Republic.

The kitchen has everything you would want in it. It is the most well stocked kitchen we've come across (and we have stayed at many different beach houses). The cabinetry has plenty of storage space - you just have to turn around from the sink and use cabinets behind you (with roll out wire baskets).

We enjoyed the DVD players - listening to our CD's in the family room.. Nice flat panel screens throughout.

The weather wasn't the best when we stayed, but we had a great time none-the-less.

This is a beautiful house - great sunsets from the porches!

Banana Republic was very clean and the owner was very helpful with recommendations in the area. You have to go to Katie's Seafood for the freshest seafood. The oysters were very good - as well as the shrimp.

The Bolivar-Galveston Ferry is a must (free if you walk on). Saw dolphins, seagulls, blue herons, cormorants and pelicans. Nice 30 minute ride and you can't beat the price.

Also ate at Original Mexican Restaurant (tasty Mexican), Millers Seawall Grill (good comfort food with a dash of seafood, inexpensive) and Jimmy's On The Pier (great views and seafood).

Overall a great week!
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Banana Republic - fabulous top shelf beach house with great water views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p399661
+1 8323607332
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
2

Needs lots of detail care on the in/out side.

  • 2 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
This house needs care. While kitchen looks good it's not functional. The tiny pantry not empty - hard to store any food one brings - the pots and pans are old and some even need to be thrown away because of rust.This house is used by many but not kept up with care. The dryer - door is broken and doesn't work properly- neither do some of the items like CD players etc.. Large closets are a mess - boxes thrown in. The house-construction wobbles extensively compared to other houses with the wind. I will not stay there again. Sewer likes to overflow.
Owner's Response: If you exceed the occupancy of a house don't complain that there isn't enough room. The closets referred to here are the owners closets, not to be used by the guests and an elevated house will sway in a strong wind. I do accept that the dryer door is tricky but does close and finally.. there was no overflow of the septic - none. I can only guess that they used so much water that the drain field was overwhelmed. Again too many people.
Helpful votes: 1/2
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Banana Republic - fabulous top shelf beach house with great water views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p399661
+1 8323607332
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
4

Great house, close to the beach.

  • 4 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
New construction means lots of space and plenty of room. You're not right on the beach, but it's basically a block away. The house was very well-maintained and it's always great to have a washer/dryer at the beach. Highly recommended, just be prepared for all the stairs.
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Banana Republic - fabulous top shelf beach house with great water views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p399661
+1 8323607332
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
3

overall, my family enjoyed their stay

  • 3 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
We realize now that "mom" can't ever stay in a house without an
elevator again. The beach patrol fussed about the golf cart but
when they explained my age and limited movement, they gave us permission to use it so long as I was with it.

The stormy night gave us a few minutes of fear but we settled in and went right back to sleep. We used that time the next morning to play games and make plansl
the sun came out and everybody hit the beach!
We visited the same restaurant we used last year...I don't remember the
name but it has a big shrimp on the roof!
Owner's Response: Our other house, Aqua Vista, has an elevator but books quickly. There wasn't much I could do here.
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Banana Republic - fabulous top shelf beach house with great water views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p399661
+1 8323607332
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
Great location...Great House!!
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Galveston
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
45 and 61st
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Woody's
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Galveston CC
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Captian's Table

Galveston is back and better than ever and Banana Republic is close enough to visit the many attractions but still relax at the beach. We're only a couple of miles from shopping, restaurants, golfing, and movie theaters including an IMAX, a water park and some great fishing.

Don’t spend your vacation driving back and forth from your rental. Don’t compromise. Enjoy all that Galveston has to offer and enjoy your privacy.

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Availability & Rates

Galveston House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
Mid
Mar 29 - May 16
$553
$553
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,400
$8,616
3 nights
 
 
Peak
May 17 - Aug 15
$430
Fri,Sat,Sun
$3,010
7 nights
 
 
Mid
Aug 16 - Oct 31
$553
$553
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,400
$8,616
3 nights
 
 
Low
Nov 1 - Dec 31
$463
$467
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,900
$7,400
3 nights
 
 
Low
Jan 1 - Feb 28
$467
$467
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,960
$7,400
3 nights
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 1 - Mar 28
$360
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,520
7 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$575
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200.00
Property Damage Protection $69.00
Pet Fee $50.00 + Tax
Cleaning and linens $280.00 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%
Notes Holidays have a 10% up-charge

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Amenities

Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Water Cooler
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , hot and cold
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 2 double
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • pier fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • paragliding
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
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