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HOUSE ON THE BEACH AND LOOKING OUT TO SEA

David Street

Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english, german
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

David Street

Advertiser since: 2011
Speaks: english, german
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HOUSE ON THE BEACH AND LOOKING OUT TO SEA

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Galveston House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 9)

You're not just on the beach, you own the beach.

Enjoy our inviting and spacious 1400 sq. ft. beachfront home on the sandy beach with breathtaking views over the Gulf of Mexico and Christmas Bay. The entire house has just been remodeled: kitchen, bathrooms, paint, decks, fireplace, beds, sofas, ceiling fans, even a new pretty white railing around the two decks.

We think you'll enjoy your time here while your blood pressure drops.

The master bedroom includes a king size bed, double futon that can pull out to be a double bed, reading lamps, an en-suite bathroom with a garden tub and separate shower, large walk-in closet, dresser, private porch, and tranquil views of the sun rising over the Gulf (there is no better way to wake up).

The guest bedroom has a new tall queen bed, reading lamp, lounge chair, and dresser. The bunkroom has a double bed on the bottom with a twin on top, another twin bed and a reading lamp. Feel free to take out our boogie boards in the closet.

The house is literally right on the beach with just a sand dune between the beach and our home. Our neighborhood uses a little wooden crossover bridge for getting to the beach in order to preserve the dunes. The beach itself is beautiful for finding treasures like shells that wash up from the sea. There is mostly fine sand with shells interspersed. In the summertime, the water around Galveston is warm. During certain weeks throughout the year, beachgoers will see a line of seaweed that has washed up on the beach. Seaweed is not always there and is not the norm, but it is natural and just a part of the beach ecosystem. It is partially responsible for building up the beach and dunes that we all enjoy.

Keywords: Beach House, Beach Front, fishing, inviting, Internet, wifi, cable, new remodel, texas beach, Air Conditioning, Linens, dunes, fishing, swimming, galveston, san luis pass, quiet neighborhood, Flounder, red fish, crabs, large porch, sunset, sunrise, views, relax, margaritas, TV, DVDs, unobstructed beach, shelling, family, reading, get-away, fireplace, mackerel,

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
David Street (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english, german

About David Street

We are a sister and two brothers helping to care for our family's vacation home. The picture is several years old but we look even better now! We've created countless cherished memories at this house and are excited about having you come and experience our treasured spot.

Why David Street chose Galveston

We've made this our vacation getaway ever since Dear Old Dad built it on what he called the 'Best Beach Lot Ever' (he talks like that sometimes). But before you assume he is exaggerating (don't feel bad, we sometimes do too) take a look at our pictures. This honestly is a location unlike any other with a view down miles of unspoiled beach.

What makes this house unique

We all agree that sitting out on one of the beach-facing porches of our house is our favorite thing to do - people watching, watching the pelicans fly by, dolphins at play, seeing the colors change in the evening. The house is not overly cavernous, but has plenty of space to find privacy when you want it.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 26 traveler reviews

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House on the Beach and Looking Out to Sea
average rating of 4.923077 based on 26 reviews
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House on the Beach and Looking Out to Sea
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p341374vb
+1 -512-677-4693
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast

Great stay

  • of 5
My wife and I were married November 9th, 2014 on the cross over bridge next to the beach house. Everything was perfect, and the owners went out of their way to make sure our wedding and honeymoon was a complete success! The home is very well kept and the rates were great! The house is right in the beach! Great views! Very romantic! We will be back next year for our anniversary!
  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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House on the Beach and Looking Out to Sea
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p341374vb
+1 -512-677-4693
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

PERFECT SETTING TO RELAX!

  • 5 of 5
We have a group of guys who like to travel and fish a different area every year, and this year we picked Shark Fishing in Galveston. We also like to have a relaxing place to stay and unwind after a long day of fishing - and this place was PERFECT! The house had plenty of room for the 6 of us. The deck had amazing views of the sunrise over the ocean, and the sunset over the bay. The ocean seemed to be your own private escape. The drive in to Galveston was scenic as well as we drove back and forth for a few days. The fishing was highly successful as we all caught plenty of fish. The kitchen had everything needed to cook freshly caught Black Tip Shark for dinner each night. The renters were very accommodating and stayed in touch, making sure we had everything we needed. Great place, great time - highly recommend it!
  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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House on the Beach and Looking Out to Sea
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p341374vb
+1 -512-677-4693
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Arkansas
5

OUTSTANDING HOUSE

  • 5 of 5
This was a great house and the location was perfect for us. My mom has parkinsons disease and her nerves are really bad at times, but it was so quiet and peaceful while we were there. Very relaxing just sitting on the deck and watching the people fish and stroll along the beach. There wasn't a lot of people like you see along the seawall area in Galveston. The rooms are very spacious. It's everything that they say in the other reviews and then some.The beds are great, the tub in the master bath is long for those of you who have long legs like me...lol...I'm 6 ft. Owners are great getting back to you if you have questions or problems. But the only problem I had was forgetting my info. for their house at home, luckily I had a phone number to call and they got back to me within 5-10 minutes. There were a few fire works that were shot off by others and the reflection of the lights off of the fireworks over the water was beautiful. Once mom got use to the noise and was expecting it she loved it also. But if your a person who can't handle several stairs then you might want to reconsider. They were hard on mom but she has a health problem that interferes with her mobility so we were prepared for that and only went to Galveston 1 day so mom wouldn't have to climb the stairs to much. She was happy just sitting and relaxing on the deck and listening to the waves while the rest of us girls walked on the beach and looked for sea shells every chance we got. We hope to return again next yr. and we will try to stay at this house.
  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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House on the Beach and Looking Out to Sea
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p341374vb
+1 -512-677-4693
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Tulsa, OK
5

Perfect Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I stayed in this home with our two small children. We can't say enough wonderful things! First of all, the view can't be beat. We spent many afternoons and evenings on the deck and felt so private and secluded. The home itself was very clean and comfortable. The huge TVs in every bedroom and in the living room were very nice and there were lots of games and toys for our little ones. There was quite a bit of seaweed on the beach, but the owner was very accomodating. It didn't bother us, as it's part of nature and brought in lots of birds and crabs for us to admire! We did see dolphins one day right off the beach! It's about a 30min drive into Galveston and Galveston itself had so many fun things for us to do! We visitied Moody Gardens, took a dolphin boat tour, went to the Railroad Museum, and the Offshore Rig Museum. We will absolutely be coming back and staying in this home next year!
  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
House on the Beach and Looking Out to Sea
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p341374vb
+1 -512-677-4693
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Eagle, Wisconsin, USA
5

As Advertized and More!

  • 5 of 5
This house is as Advertized and then some! What a comfortable home right on the water with your own (practically private) beach. I took my family with three children under the age of 8 and it was great! We spent lots of time on the beach, swimming, crab hunting, shell hunting, bird chasing, sand castle building, etc. The family was entertained the whole 7 days. Lots of great places to eat out, but the kitchen is fully stocked with all the cooking items you would need.
The beds are very comfortable and bath towels are plenty. Very nice TVs in all rooms with DishTV. Big selection of DVDs as well for a rainy day. Wi-fi throughout the house. The two decks on the house are great for relaxing in the sun or shade and just listening to the waves hit the beach. I loved the water hoses at both the parking spots and up on the front deck for rinsing sand off before entering the house.

The house is close enough to Galveston so everything is at your fingertips....we recommend the aquarium at Moody Gardens and Pleasure Pier for kids.

We booked a Charter fishing trip with Captain Greg at fishinggalvestontx.com and caught two sharks, flounder and red fish. I highly recommend the Jetty trip.

The owners of this house have the BEST communication and give lots of helpful info with quick replies to emails. The welcome gift bag was a nice touch too.

We will be back!
  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
House on the Beach and Looking Out to Sea
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p341374vb
+1 -512-677-4693
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Plano, Tx
5

Great House and location

  • 5 of 5
We had a great time in Freeport. The house was just as pictured. It was very comfortable and the deck was perfect for our dogs. They had a ball watching the sea birds and folks on the beach.
  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Map

Car: recommended

You're going to be located a few short feet behind the dunes looking down miles of undeveloped Gulf of Mexico beach. Great location if you'd like to be in a small neighborhood but have a secluded feel, you practically own the beach here.

There is a bait and tackle store within walking distance of the home for quick supplies or you will be able to take a short 10 minute drive down Bluewater Highway to get great seafood and shops.

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Rates & Availability

From $370 Per night

Galveston House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring Break
Mar 6 2015 - Mar 22 2015
3 night minimum stay
$640
From
$930
Fri,Sat
$3,780
 
 
Easter
Apr 3 2015 - Apr 4 2015
2 night minimum stay
$2,160
Flat fee
 
 
Summer
May 15 2015 - Sep 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
$530
From
$880
Fri,Sat
$3,480
 
 
Memorial Day
May 22 2015 - May 24 2015
3 night minimum stay
$2,640
Flat fee
 
 
July 4th
Jul 3 2015 - Jul 4 2015
2 night minimum stay
$2,260
Flat fee
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 4 2015 - Sep 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
$2,640
Flat fee
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 25 2015 - Nov 28 2015
4 night minimum stay
$3,120
Flat fee
 
 
Holiday Break
Dec 18 2015 - Jan 3 2016
3 night minimum stay
$530
From
$880
Fri,Sat
$3,480
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$370
From
$780
Fri,Sat
$2,830
$7,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150 + Tax
Pet Fee $200 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes This house is not subject to the Galveston 9% Hotel Occupancy Tax

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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