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The Cutest Beachfront Cottage in Galveston

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, sleeps 12

Beach Retreat #1

Galveston, TX 77554

Beach Retreat is a beachfront home located within the closest beach community to Moody Gardens and Schlitterbahn Water Park. This home has three bedrooms and two bathrooms, a great floor plan and a host of amenities that make this a great choice for families.

An open floor plan spans the length of the house and features a wall of windows showing off great Gulf views. The living area on the main level features a comfortable seating area with a built-in entertainment cabinet, a dining area and additional seating at the kitchen bar. Granite counter tops are found in this well-equipped kitchen along with custom cabinetry and hardwoods throughout.

Beach Retreat sleeps 12 comfortably with quality bedding.

More Details

Property Manager
Casey Khoo
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 28, 2017

Amenities

Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

The Cutest Beachfront Cottage in Galveston
average rating of 4.9722223 based on 36 reviews
Round Rock
5

Great vacation for your family!

  • 5 of 5

My family visited this home right after it was rebuilt from Ike and the owners have simply done a fantastic job! Everything was just perfect. This is by far the best house on the entire beach! The fishing was good too! We'll be back again next year for sure!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2009
  • Stayed: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review. We definitely think it is the best beach front house on the island, but it is great when others advocate it for us!! Cannot wait to see you next year!
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5

The blue cottage is perfectly located

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming here for 7 years. It is the perfect distance to Galveston , to the pier to restaurants and it's right on the beach!! Love love it

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking your time to leave us a review Teresa! We hope to see you again soon!:)
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5

Perfect Girls Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year we've stayed in this house for our annual girls weekend, and it's perfect. Love that it's right on the beach for quick walks and spent a lot of time reading on the rocking chairs on the front porch. The bedrooms are quiet and comfortable, the kitchen is well appointed, and the living room has a great couch for movie watching and game playing. We truly love this little home away from home!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous location and house

  • 5 of 5

You absolutely can not beat the location of this house. Fantastic beach and can even see the ocean when laying in your lovely master bedroom. House was well stocked with towels, kitchen supplies etc. First time we rented a house and the beds were already made up. Rental point of contact was responsive and very helpful. We will definitely be returning. Well worth the money!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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WALLER, texas
5

Perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

This house is in excellent condition& very clean. The location is great because it's not too far from town to go eat but yet far enough away to not hear a lot of traffice. It's right on the beach so you don't have to lug lots of stuff to the beach from the house. The beds sleep great & the kitchen is very well stocked with good pots & pans. This really is a great house to get away at. This was our 2nd time to rent this house & the gentleman we deal with for the rental is super easy & professional to work with.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely weekend with friends and family. The house was perfect and had everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Schlitterbahn Water Park and Moody Gardens are only 5 minutes away!

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Rates & Availability

Galveston House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Rates
Mar 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$700
$3,000
 
 
September
Sep 6 2017 - Oct 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$600
$2,400
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$2,000
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas
Dec 23 2017 - Dec 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,500
Flat fee
 
 
New Years Eve
Dec 30 2017 - Jan 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$1,500
Flat fee
 
 
January 1st week
Jan 5 2018 - Jan 11 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
Flat fee
 
 
January 2nnd week
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 18 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning and linen $250 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 15.0%

Our week is 6 nights and 7 days. During peak times there is a minimum 2 night stay with rate starting at $1,400.00, 3 nights $2100.00, 4 nights $2500.00, 5 nights $2,800.00 and 6 nights $3000.
September- minimum 2 night stay with rate starting at $1,200.00, 3 nights $1600.00, 4 nights $1800.00, 5 nights $2000 and 6 nights is $2200.00.
Off Peak 2-nights $1,000.00, 3 nights $1,200.00, 4 nights $1,400.00, 5 Nights $1,600.00 and 6 nights is $1,800.00.

Thanksgiving, Lone Star Rally, Christmas and Near Years are at a $2,000.00 flat rate.

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Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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