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Beach View! Upscale, Private, Convenient, Loaded

32 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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South Padre Island House Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

Located on desirable Gulf Boulevard, this breezy Key West style beach house offers wide views of the beach from the private balcony. A porch swing and rocking chairs make it the perfect place to relax after beach time.  Beach access is directly across the street.

Inside, the house is richly finished with marble floors, granite counters, and plush, upscale furnishings.  An LCD or plasma television is in every bedroom, as well as the den.  The master bathroom has a jetted tub.  The kitchen is fully equipped.  The unit is equipped with a washer and dryer.  All linens are provided.

Conveniently located in the center of South Padre Island, it is walking distance to outdoor entertainment (great for teens), restaurants, and even the island grocery store.  Across the street is the shuttle stop for the FREE  Island shuttle (another teen favorite).

Four to six guests can sleep comfortably as shown.   Well-behaved pets are accepted with owner's approval for a small daily fee.

Provided are beach chairs, beach umbrellas, beach towels, sand toys, boogie boards, and more. Downstairs is an outdoor shower to rinse sand after beach time.

Want to fish? Our guests receive a discount on private fishing in the Laguna Madre.

This property is registered with the City of South Padre Island, permit no. 2015-140091

More Details
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Lynn Mauer
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2016
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based on 32 traveler reviews

Beach View! Upscale, Private, Convenient, Loaded
average rating of 4.9375 based on 32 reviews

Great place and location

  • 4 of 5

What can I say....we had such a great time in South Padre and here at Lynn and Kevin place. The unit was clean and the kitchen well stocked. We loved having access to the beach chairs and umbrellas. Both, Captain Kevin and Lynn were helpful when we needed something but also gave us our space. My husband and kids went fishing with Captain Kevin and then we ate fish tacos when they got home with their catch. Yummy!!! The only reason I didn't give 5 stars was because the wifi didn't work great BUT we are on vacation and shouldn't be on our electronics, right?? Thank you Lynn and Captain Kevin for everything. We didn't want to leave so we will be back!!


  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The router and booster extension for WiFi has been replaced with the highest quality products available. It is now strong, fast, and reliable. We appreciate feedback from our guests, but rest assured, most issues can be resolved immediately with a phone call during your visit.
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Rocking on the porch and watching the waves.

  • 5 of 5

We spent two months here. Our first time in this area. First about the unit. Unit is very roomy, two bedrooms and two baths. One bath has a walk in shower that I really enjoyed. Kitchen is very well stocked. The micro went out while we were there and they replaced it very quickly. We spent a lot of time on the porch in the rocking chairs watching the world go by. It was really nice to escape the winter snow and cold. This was a new area to us and we enjoyed the new things to see. Lots of good places to eat. My two best picks are Louie's Backyard and Café on the Beach at the Palms lodge.

The owners are very friendly and respond very quickly to requests. They are friendly but will respect your private space if you want. We spent a lot of time talking to them both about the area and other topics.

This a very nice unit, great for four and could handle six. Try it, you will like it. And did I mention the rocking chairs?

Lynn and Kevin will do all they can to make your stay enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fort Worth, TX

Excellent rental!

  • 5 of 5

The condo looks exactly like the photos. It's absolutely beautiful. The owners were very gracious, yet they did their own thing. We especially LOVED the quick access to the beach! My family & I had the BEST time and look forward to returning again as soon as possible!! :)

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lincoln Missouri

Bouganvilla Vacatioon House

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous accommodations, gracious host, will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lincoln Missouri

Bouganvilla Vacatioon House

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous accomodations, gracious hosts, will definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent accomdations! We loved it..

  • 5 of 5

Excellent to the max! So personal and so perfect....bookcase full of books, kitchen fully stocked with all necessities , stereo system for our personal music, décor with a loving touch, rooms decorated with softness of the beach. We have traveled so much and this is five star plus! Love went into this home to be a place away from home. Lynn and Kevin wonderful "landlords" and friends to all who stay here. Beach steps away......sunset coming up precious.

A big thank you! Our stay was one of the best because of the special touches and caring of the owners. Capt. Kevin will find you the best fish to catch for your dinner!

Best place to relax, walk, read, think and just enjoy South Padre Island! Our beloved dog, Jessie, will always remember the kindness and love from Kevin and Lynn, son Conner and their beloved border collie, Boru.

Go and love it!

Best regards and thank you

Linda and Rich McCarthy and Jessie

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
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Car: not necessary

Private bay fishing available from $325/half day. Go-carts, beach buggies, bungie jumping, Kite-boarding, arcade, and billiards within walking distance.


Rates & Availability

South Padre Island House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 6 2016 - Oct 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
Nov 1 2016 - Feb 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Mar 1 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125 + Tax
Pet Fee $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 14.5%

A refundable security deposit of $250 is required to make a reservation.
Cleaning $125.
Pet fee is $75 per pet. Maximum of two pets.
Extra person charge of $30/night per person for more than six people.
Holiday rates may be higher, depending on length of stay. Preference is given for week-long or longer stays.
Absolutely no Spring Breakers.

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South Padre Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Town
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • fax
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • A queen sleeper sofa is included.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Smoking is only allowed on the balcony.

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