OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! HEATED SPA! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!

Yolanda

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! HEATED SPA! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Galveston Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7), 1 mile from Moody Gardens

GALVESTON VACATION CONDO RENTAL -- GREAT GUEST REVIEWS! -

Excited to be in Galveston? Would you like to increase your excitement by being surrounded with lavish decor? Your island experience should start here!

Imagine yourself sitting on the balcony in your bathrobe drinking your morning coffee and watching the seagulls overhead, while listening to the ocean waves and feeling the great gulf breeze!

Starting your day sitting on the balcony watching the luminous sun coming up is a great experience.

The magic of a fun VACATION or GET-A-WAY will start here!

Great ocean and swimming pool views are seen from the balcony. The water trickling in the fountain below from the swimming pool enhances your sense of relaxation and increases your island experience.

Our condo is in a gated community surrounded by lush tropical landscaping, 2 resort style pools, 1 spa tub, and a full gym with elliptical equipment and free weights. Our swimming pools are open year round.

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This condo is super spacious with its 1,116 sq. feet.

If you and your family want some personal space during your island stay, then this condo will provide you and your family and friends a great vacation or get-away in a relaxed, luxurious environment far different from the sterile, cramped space of an efficiency hotel or motel!

You can workout at the fitness center then dive into the swimming pool to finish out your workout! OR (my favorites) take your margarita to the swimming pool and relax with a great book and begin your gorgeous suntan.

The large 50 inch flat screen TV will be a welcome in the evening as you and your family watch your favorite movies, munch on popcorn and catch up on family happenings!

You will feel like you are in a tropical resort and close to paradise! This beach condo is luxurious inside and the landscaping outside is fabulous!

The condo kitchen contains stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and you will find high quality furnishings and great amenities!

You will NOT easily forget this vacation or this beach condo!

Our condo has a king size bed with an attached bathroom in the master bedroom. The second bedroom has bunk beds with a double on the bottom and a twin on top. We also have a toddler bed in the spacious closet. A Pack N Play and highchair is also available.

The second bedroom has a small TV with cartoon videos to keep the small ones entertained.

Also enjoy the convenience of a full size dryer and washer inside the condo!

Enjoy your vacation or just a get-away in a relaxing, spacious and luxurious environment.

Our condo is NOT tiny such as you will find at other available island condos!

The 2 large spacious bedrooms with 2 full bathrooms are perfect for a family of seven!

When you come to Galveston, stay at Docs Quarters at the Seawall; experience a great ocean view, clean pools and luscious landscaping. You will surely enjoy your Galveston stay and make wonderful family memories!!

VISIT OUR OTHER LISTINGS: # 914321 (condo in the same complex); # 973827 (3 Bdrm; 3 full BR; beach home) and #973830 (2 Bdrm; 3 full BR beach home) both homes located 10 miles from the seawall on the west end of the island near Jamaica Beach. The two beach homes are only a 2 minute walk to the beach.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Yolanda (Owner)
Advertiser since 2008
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About Yolanda

We have lived along the Texas Gulf Coast for over 25 years. We have seen Galveston grow into an exciting and beautiful resort city with a home town culture! We enjoy walking along the seawall and beach especially early mornings and late evenings - watching the sun rise and the moon's radiant glow on the waves. We also enjoy sitting on the balcony, drinking coffee, eating breakfast and watching the ocean waves and hearing the water from the fountain at the swimming pool. These experience can be very romantic!

Sitting at the balcony in the shade feeling the gulf breeze and looking down at the swimming pool and watching your older kids having a great time at the pool is a great feeling!

Yolanda purchased this condo in 2009

Why Yolanda chose Galveston

Our condo unit makes for a great getaway while staying on the island. It has beautiful landscaping and the condominiums are splashed with tropical Caribbean colors. I especially enjoy the location and proximity to Schlitterbahn Water Park (1 mile), the mini golf course, the Galveston Convention Center and Moody Gardens. This makes the condominium ideal for summer fun!

What makes this condo unique

The balcony is a wonderful place to relax and plan out your daily itinerary! You can listen to the sounds of the seagulls, the ocean waves or hear the water fountain at the swimming pool. Watching the water along the seawall is absolutely superb! Sunbathe at the condominium’s one of two swimming pools or go to the public beach along the seawall and feel the sand between your toes!

Some guests take their early walk or jog along the seawall while enjoying the sea air and listening to the ocean waves. Exercising can't get any better than that!

The condo's proximity and the convenience to Galveston's main attractions is ideal! Check it out!. . .you and your children will not be disappointed with this beach condo!

Why HomeAway

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Book with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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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

Reviews

4.9
based on 78 traveler reviews

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OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! Heated Spa! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!
average rating of 4.923077 based on 78 reviews
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OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! Heated Spa! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p244462vb
-281-703-4645
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

very nice!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I enjoyed our stay at the docs. Unfortunately, the weather wasn't cooperating, however, the condo made up for it. It definitely was home away from home. We would recommend anyone to stay at the docs when visiting Galveston. Great location!
  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Michelle for the lovely review!
Doc and I are very pleased you and your family felt at home staying at our condo. We are very sorry about the weather, believe me, if I could have changed it I would definitely have done so! We hope to have you and your family back next summer!
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OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! Heated Spa! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p244462vb
-281-703-4645
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

BEAUTIFUL AND CLEAN CONDO!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I stayed in this condo, at the beginning of August 2014, and let me tell you; we were impressed about how beautiful the decoration was and how clean the condo was. Let me just tell you that usually I need to clean before sleeping anywhere else than my home, however, I did not feel the need to do so in this condo :) pretty impressive. I was pleasantly surprised that we could find things such as spices, dish soap, coffee and extra beach towels and pool toys for the kids. We had a great time in Galveston as the beach condo is near pretty much everything (Walmart, Walgreens, restaurants, moody gardens, etc..) I would recommend this condo for any family with or without children. We will definitely come back and explore another condo somewhere else if the owner owns more condo in different locations. Thank you for allowing us to stay in your condo, Yolanda.
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Thank you for the lovely guest review! It was also a pleasure for Doc and I to have met your family during your stay! We are pleased and excited to know you and and the children had a fantastic stay!! Thank you again and we hope to have you visit us again soon.
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OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! Heated Spa! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p244462vb
-281-703-4645
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

PERFECTION!

  • 5 of 5
You will get everything you see in the pictures plus more!!!! Beautifully decorated as if you were in the summer edition of a Pottery Barn Magazine!!! They had so many extras not usually found in a vacation rental and everything was of high quality!!! Both pools are close to all buildings so it was really easy to go to either one! Grills were great! mattresses comfortable!! They had lots of sand and water toys in a closet that really saved us an expense!! Just loved this place and cant wait to return next summer!
  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Nathan and Brenda,

Thank you for the lovely 5 star review! We try very hard to provide a fantastic island stay! Doc and I are thrilled that we met your expectations and more! We hope to have you and your family back very soon!
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OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! Heated Spa! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p244462vb
-281-703-4645
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Minnesota
5

Family friendly!

  • 5 of 5
The condo was a great space for our family of five, with room to house even more if needed. All the details and amenities needed for a family from far away were accounted for and provided, from spices for food, to sand toys for kids! Only drawback was that we paid for wifi Internet that as not fast enough to stream. I would recommend bringing your own hot spot if you need internet.The space was clean and well kept with a great location. We had a blast.
  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you Ben for your great review of our condo!! I am very sorry about the internet being slow. That company is suppose to be putting in faster cables but I don't know when that will happen. If you are used to fast streaming internet to move backwards in time can be a challenge.
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OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! Heated Spa! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p244462vb
-281-703-4645
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Paducah, KY/ USA
5

oasis in galveston

  • 5 of 5
We arrived to a clean and roomy place. The view was fantastic and both pools in the condo were well utilized by us. The beach was inundated by seaweed and could not be enjoyed, but the kids forgot soon with all the things to do. We went swimming the first night after we ate at Rainforest Café which is just a few blocks away and has its own irrupting volcano. We spent all day at the Schlitterbahn Waterpark the next day, again just a few blocks away. The next day we went to the strand and the kids enjoyed the train museum and we met some friends who joined us back at the condo to swim and I used the grill right by the pool to BBQ. Great experience and relaxing. Wish we could have stayed longer. The condo had everything we needed. The master bed was really comfortable, wish we could have brought it home. A few things to know. The second bedroom gets hot so leave the curtains shut and they have a fan in the room, the cable box for the main tv would lose signal, but I did figure out that if u pull the cord out of the back of the box just a hair it worked fine. Not that you are going to watch much TV for all the things to do, but I would recommend a new Comcast digital converter box and reprogramming the remote. the condo was very quiet and the convenience of the pushbutton entry was awesome. (definitely take the time to program your own code, makes it so much easier.) Our family would like to thank Yolanda for letting us enjoy the condo and your attention to detail made it feel close to home as you can get. PS the girls said they would move in if we could :).
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Russ,
Thank you for the lovely review! It was our pleasure to host your family at our Galveston condo, "Docs Quarters @ the Seawall" and we are so pleased that the amenities and ocean view were fantastic!
Thanks for the suggestion on the converter box, I have changed it out twice and finally spoke with other owners and it seems to be a problem with the Infinity cable provider for our little community.
We do hope to have you and the family back for your next vacation or just to "get away"!
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OCEAN VIEW AND SWIMMING POOL VIEW! Heated Spa! ONE MILE FROM MOODY GARDENS!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p244462vb
-281-703-4645
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Marietta, GA
5

Great condo

  • 5 of 5
We really enjoyed our stay in you beautifully decorated condo. The location was great, and our boys really enjoyed the bunk beds. We really appreciated the decor and how well-equipped the condo was. You had everything we needed to make it our home away from home!
  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Kim,

Thank you again for choosing our beach condo! The bunk beds are definitely a delight for the young at heart! I'm glad we exceeded your expectations. We try very hard to provide the best condo ever for a Galveston stay!
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Map

Map

Moody Gardens
"Great place with many fun things to see and experience! A MUST for all if you are in Galvest..."
The Strand Historic District
"Enjoy all the small shops in the Strand Historic District in some of the oldest buildings in..."
Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier
"The newest attraction to the island of Galveston, Texas! Our condo is about a 10 to 15 minut..."
Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark
"A MUST DO if you are visiting Galveston. This is definitely a family adventure! Our condo is..."
Railroad Museum
"The kiddos and grownups will enjoy hearing about the history of the railroad. Keep in mind t..."
Grand 1894 Opera House
"Many variety shows can be found occurring at the opera house. Galveston own Broadway! "
The Spot
"My guest book is loaded with recommendations to go to the Spot for hamburgers and great food..."
Moody Mansion & Museum
Galveston Island Visitors Center
"If you haven't had time to do your research before coming to Galveston. Stop by the visitors..."
Olympia Grill
"Good food along the pier. Has a Greek flavor! Very good! "
Lone Star Flight Museum
"Some of my guests have remarked how much they and their children enjoyed the museum! "
Landry's Seafood House
"Good Food!!"
Gaido's Seafood Restaurant
Galveston Fishing Pier
"A great catch can occur at this fishing Pier! Fishermens will spend all day and have a fanta..."
Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier
"The newest attraction to the island of Galveston, Texas! Our condo is about a 10 to 15 minut..."
Stewart Beach Park
Fisherman's Wharf
"Doc and I used to go to this restaurant for goodsea food until we discovered Willy G's. "
Ben & Jerry's
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McAlister's Deli
"good food and easy walk from our condo"
Texas Seaport Museum and Elissa
Island Carriages
Magic Carpet Golf
"You will enjoy playing miniature gold with the family. The best time for me is in the evenin..."
Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum
"Very interesting! Especially if you work offshore and want to let your family know more abo..."
Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark
"A MUST DO if you are visiting Galveston. This is definitely a family adventure! Our condo is..."
Whataburger
"After a hard day working on our condos or beach homes, we stop at: Whataburger! "
Gino's Italian Restaurant
"I love the food in this restaurant! Nothing fancy, just good Italian food! "
Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Scholes Int'l airport
Nearest Ferry
6.4 Miles
Port Bolivar ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Moody Gardens Golf course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Schlitterbahn Water Park
Nearest Motorway
seawall blvd
Nearest Restaurant
0.27 Miles
McAlister Deli Restaurant (1 minute walk)
Nearest Beach
0.65 Miles
If ocean tide is out; across the street or
Car: necessary

Schlitterbahn water park and Moody Gardens is only 1 mile from the condo

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Availability & Rates

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Galveston Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Lone Star Rally
Nov 6 2014 - Nov 9 2014
3 night minimum stay
$255
 
 
Thanksgiving Break
Nov 21 2014 - Nov 29 2014
2 night minimum stay
$170
From
$185
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas Break
Dec 19 2014 - Dec 30 2014
2 night minimum stay
$170
From
$185
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
New Years Eve
Dec 31 2014 - Jan 1 2015
2 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
winter Season I
Jan 2 2015 - Feb 5 2015
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Thu,Fri,Sat
$840
$1,750
 
 
Mardi Gras
Feb 6 2015 - Feb 8 2015
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Winter Season II
Feb 9 2015 - Feb 12 2015
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Thu,Fri,Sat
$840
 
 
Mardi Gras
Feb 13 2015 - Feb 15 2015
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Winter Season III
Feb 16 2015 - Mar 5 2015
3 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Thu,Fri,Sat
$840
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 6 2015 - Mar 28 2015
3 night minimum stay
$230
From
$245
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Easter Break
Apr 2 2015 - Apr 6 2015
2 night minimum stay
$260
 
 
Mothers Day Weekend
May 8 2015 - May 11 2015
3 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Memorial Day Weekend
May 22 2015 - May 25 2015
3 night minimum stay
$260
 
 
Summer Season I 2015
Jun 1 2015 - Jul 2 2015
3 night minimum stay
$230
From
$245
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
July 4 - Independence Day
Jul 3 2015 - Jul 6 2015
3 night minimum stay
$265
 
 
Summer Season II 2015
Jul 7 2015 - Sep 3 2015
3 night minimum stay
$230
From
$245
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Labor Day 2015
Sep 4 2015 - Sep 7 2015
3 night minimum stay
$260
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$170
From
$180
Thu,Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

housekeeping $75 + Tax
Owners damage waiver $20 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%
Notes We provide an accidental damage waiver that covers up to 300 of accidental damage to the interior of the beach condo for an additional $20 therefore no damage deposit is necessary OR you can provide a damage deposit of $300 which is totally refundable 2 weeks following your stay if there is no damage to the property beyond normal wear and tear.

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Galveston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1116 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , attached to the master bedroom
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , second full bathroom close to the second bedroom
  • Each bathroom has one sink with plenty of counter space, hairdryer available in case you forget yours
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - King size bed in the master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - Bunk Beds: Double bed on the bottom; twin size bed on top
  • MASTER BEDROOM: king size bed with Posterpedic mattress - SECOND BEDROOM; Bunk beds with a double size bed on the bottom and a twin size bed on top. 1 Pack N Play for the littlest one; 1 toddler size bed for the younger one - 1 queen size SLEEPER SOFA
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
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