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Front row spacious beach house situated on 2 acres on quiet beach

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

4BR Oceanfront Vacation Rental Galveston, Texas USA

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION..THIS OCEAN FRONT HOME SITS ON A 2 ACRE PRIVATE SECLUDED LOT. Just 28 steps from the house is our walkover to the ocean .. The oversized great room (900 sq/ ft) and large bedrooms make this home a perfect vacation spot. Spacious and comfortable decking surrounds the entire house. The soothing sounds of the ocean and the cool breeze are constant.

Relax in the hammock, chill out on the deck, picnic under the house, enjoy the beach toys...... all with a great unobstructed view of the water. . If you choose to relax inside we have all the amenities including wifi.

There are 2 bedrooms (king and queen up) and 2 down (2 queens, and 1 full).

There is a separate entrance to down stairs.

We would like to share our home with caring, thoughtful friends and families. We look forward to answering any questions or concerns you may have.

More Details

Owner
Jackie
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

About Jackie

As a beach person, it was only natural that we searched out Galveston to see what it was all about. We loved it and decided that was the kind of work I would really enjoy... building and renting on the beach! Well, it is forty years and 19 houses later and we are down to our last house. This is the first house we did not build, but the location was so terrific we decided this was the house we want to grow old in.

Why Jackie chose Texas Gulf Coast

We have had several homes in Galveston. We always buy front row beach houses because of the accessibility to the beach. The sound of the waves and the views are spectacular. This is by far our favorite home.

What makes this house unique

29 steps to the beach!!!!!

huge wraparound deck with shaded pergolas.

huge great room (900 sq feet)

huge yard

fantastic private location

2 acre lot

Amenities

Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • The 2 bedrooms downstairs share a bath. There is also an outdoor shower. Upstairs bedrooms have their own baths.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
  • There are 2 bedrooms upstairs and 2 downstairs. There is a separate entrance to the downstairs .
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Our house is to be shared by caring families and friends. We emphasize family friendliness. No parties or extra guests that have not registered..

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Front row spacious beach house situated on 2 acres on quiet beach
average rating of 4.8285713 based on 35 reviews
Lubbock, Texas
5

Location, location, location!

  • 5 of 5

This was a beautiful spot. Easy driving distance to Galveston and yet a quiet stretch of beach. The house can easily take a number of people while offering privacy to individuals and the spot just couldn't get any more beautiful. There were so many wildflowers, little bunnies, seabirds. It was wonderful.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: As always, I love hearing great reviews.. I too love my house and am happy to share with caring people.
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4

very nice and private

  • 4 of 5

I would love to book the house again. I also want to talk to Jackie, but it seems I have lost her number. Any help in this matter would be appreciated.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cleburne
5

Excellent house on the beach

  • 5 of 5

Prime location on the beach just as advertised.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to review by property. I rate you as a ***** guest also!
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5

Wonderful home! Amazing view!

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing! My family just finished our vacation here, and we already miss the view! The house was located in a serene, secluded spot along the beach- perfect for our children to swim in the waves and collect seashells on the sand. We often had the area all to ourselves! We loved taking turns relaxing in the hammock on the full wrap around deck! With 4 bedrooms and 3 baths, we also had plenty of space inside! The great room is very open and spacious. There is even a kids corner with toys and books. We love this house! Jacque was a pleasure to work with, and we look forward to renting her home again in the future!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Coronado, CA
5

Great beachfront home for a quiet getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The home was on the beach with a very nice boardwalk path across the dune to the beach! The back deck was perfect for sun bathing or just watching the waves and pelicans.

Easily accommodated 8 family members for a week and we all had a great time. No problems with the home and we would not hesitate in renting again.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed my home. So many renters tell me about their great experiences, but don't always think to write in a review. I appreciate the fact that you took the time to share your thoughts.
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5

Wonderful Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with 6 adults and 3 children as part of a family beach vacation. Our stay was wonderful and relaxing---the house is beachfront and the wide, sandy beach is just a few steps away. We loved sitting in the hammocks and reading, and we watched a meteor shower from the deck. The house was kid-friendly and had many toys, books, and activities for them. Working with Jacque was a pleasure, and she was always immediately responsive to our needs.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Alison. After 40 years of renting my various beach houses in Galveston, I still smile at the wonderful reviews I get. So many guests write me personal notes and I appreciate you taking the time to post one on the website. It has always been my goal to make guests happy and comfortable.
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Hobby International (Geo Bush is 79 miles away)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Boliver
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Moody Gardens/ Pirates Beach
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Marios
Car: necessary

Very close to Moody Gardens, Schlitterbahn WaterPark,Moody Mansion Museum., historical homes and churches, SeaWolf (submarine) Park, Treasure Island Tour, Famous Strand shopping area,Lonestar Fliight Museum ,. Historical homes, Opera House, kid's amusements, Tall Ship Elissa, deep sea fishing and soon to be fishing pier(destroyed by Ike)., Artist Boar Kay tours, more

Nearby:Nasa, Kemah Boardwalk, City of Houston

We have WIFI.

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Rates & Availability

Galveston House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
season
Jul 9 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$365
From
$420
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,600
 
 
Labor Day week
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
$400
From
$500
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,100
 
 
Fall
Sep 10 2017 - Nov 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$345
From
$450
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,000
 
 
Thanksgiving week
Nov 17 2017 - Nov 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$350
From
$425
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,000
 
 
winter
Dec 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
4 night minimum stay
$350
From
$375
Fri,Sat
$1,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Linen (optional) $75
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $100
Tax Rate 15.0%

Ask about discount for military for the month of May.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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