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Nancy Foye

Member since: 2009
Call Manager
Speaks: english

BEST VIEWS OF THE BEACH

59 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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Overview

Galveston Townhome Rental Photos and Description

2 BEDROOMS-- 3 FULL BATHROOMS, SLEEPS 8.

ONE MINUTE WALK TO THE BEACH.

All you need to bring is your beach wear and sunscreen. Nate's Seafood and Steak House is a minute walk away, Plus Seven Seas Market is a full service Grocery Store. Tropical Paradise is beach side in a quiet area.

If you prefer to stay in and prepare your meals our kitchen has everything you need including spices. Kitchen, dining room and living room are on the top level with serene views of the surf rolling in. The deck off of the living room is private for breakfast or end of the day relaxation and listening to the calming sounds of the Gulf.

The living room on the top level has two sofas, one is a queen sofa bed. There is a rocking chair for you and baby or just rocking away your stress from home. We have a large screen TV with DVD player, a pub table for computer work or putting together a puzzle. A Full bathroom is on this level.

The master bedroom on the first floor faces the beach, has a full private bath, TV/DVD and a deck shared by the bunk room.

Second bedroom has bunk beds and a trundle bed when opened up makes a king size bed. T/V DVD player. This room faces the beach and shares a deck with the master bedroom. A TV/DVD and a full size bath completes this room.

A pac and play, baby gate and high chair are provided

On the first floor also is the washer and dryer. Laundry detergent provided.

We have a wagon to carry the children's sand toys, a rolling cooler for your snacks, beach chairs and umbrella for an afternoon at the beach. Bring your fishing pole. An outside shower is wonderful for washing off the sand.

The Patio area is a great place to relax in the breeze sitting in the swing. The picnic table is there for a BBQ after a long day of sight seeing. A Gas Grill and Propane Seafood Cooker is available upon request. The patio area is a great place to relax in the shade and let the little ones play in a safe area in the grass.

Linens and towels, a 'limited' supply" of laundry detergent, t. paper, paper towels, kitchen foil, napkins, dishwasher detergent and liquid dish soap are provided. A baby gate, high chair, pac and play and baby pool come with this cozy rental.

Seven Seas Market is a short walk away for magazines, flip flops, souvenirs, hats, and any grocery needs. This beach get away is a half mile west of Jamaica Beach and 15 minutes to Moody Gardens, 20 minutes to the Strand and lots of museums to visit. The Pleasure Pier will be sure to entertain the whole family. Rent a 4 person covered bicycle to ride along the Seawall. Moody Gardens is a favorite attraction as well as Schlitterbahn Water Park. Galveston has a lot to offer in attractions and the greater Houston area as well. Galveston being the first seaport in the US has so much history. Plan to stay awhile and leave renewed to go back to your life at home.

PLEASE SEE "VRBO.COM/251748." Our 3 bedroom next door to this property will sleep 12 for a great family reunion.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Nancy Foye (Property Manager)
Member since: 2009
Call Manager
Speaks: english

Why Nancy Foye chose Texas Gulf Coast

We loved this rental even before seeing the second floor. You can be in the cool A/C and enjoy the view of the Gulf. Watching the cattle roaming in the field across the street will show city dwellers another part of Texas.

What makes this townhome unique

Our beach rental is in a quiet area away from the busy hotel tourists crowd. A minute walk to the beach. Three full bathrooms. All the necessities of home will be found here.

Reviews

4.8
based on 59 traveler reviews

BEST VIEWS OF THE BEACH
average rating of 4.8135595 based on 59 reviews
4

Great views and very homey!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed over Labor Day weekend. The beach was not crowded which was nice. The townhouse is close to the beach (walk only a block) and a short drive to food and more fun if needed. Nancy is very kind and flexible.

There were a few broken and cheaply repaired things around the place. The refrigerator has some issues with the shelving in the doors. However, it has plenty of home essentials for cooking, cleaning up if needed and beaching accessories. The place would definitely fit a family, but we stayed as two adult couples, plus we had my parents come during the day; it was very comfortable. Fun stay all together. We enjoyed the environment.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and I will check in with you to see what repairs need to be repaired in an acceptable manner. Gratefully, Nancy
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4

The location is great!

  • 4 of 5

The location of the property was great. The view was pretty good to for the price of the stay. Overall I feel it was a good place to stay for the price. The owners are very good to deal with which makes it great for your stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your review of our rental is very much appreciated! I look forward to your return next summer. Thanks so much for the care of our Townhouse. Best Regards to you, family and friends.
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying there! It was clean and the location was perfect! Everything you needed for your stay was there. Will definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for posting a review for Tropical Paradise. It is a special time when I am there. I love the peace I find watching the waves rolling in. Hope to see you back again some day. Nancy
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Great Getaway!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time at this quaint townhouse. It was the perfect size for our group. We had 7 people. There was plenty of space in the living/dining areas to gather and we enjoyed sitting on the patio watching the ocean while we drank coffee and ate dinner. The house was very clean and came with everything we needed in the kitchen. The kids loved the assortment of boogie boards included with the house, along with all the other beach toys. Access to the private beach was phenomenal - and we didn't have to deal with crowds. It was a great vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. We appreciate you taking the time to submit a review of our rental. Your review will inform future travelers what we have to offer when renting from us. Take care and hope to see you next year.
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5

Awesome Beach Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time on our Galveston "girls vacation" at Nancy and Brian's "home away from home." We could not have asked for more accommodating and friendly hosts, who saw to our every need (fully stocked kitchen and every beach item you can imagine or would possibly need) and were right on top of every request we had. We felt right at home and even met the people staying next door (who helped us get our beach umbrella more securely situated on a very windy day). Galveston has so many things to see and do, that we will have to come back and spend more time to do it all, and we will certainly stay here again! Thank you Brian and Nancy for being such amazing hosts and for taking such good care of us! You truly know how to spoil your guests. Until next time . . .

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for a 5 star review!!! Every girl needs a vacation from their every day routine. I am so glad we could make it happen for you and your friends. Take care and see you all next time.
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5

Fantastic Vacation!!!

  • 5 of 5

This place was even better than advertised. The views are great and it's SO close to the beach and convenience store/restaurant. The host was very responsive and helpful, and they are setup perfectly for children. Our boys are 4 and 1 and had the time of their lives.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so grateful for your review. It helps prospective guests looking at our website on HomeAway and VRBO to know they will be well taken care of. We look forward to accommodating you next year.
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Hobby Airport
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Bolivar Ferry
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Moody Gardens
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
61st and Hwy 45
Car: recommended

Our Property is 9.5 miles from Moody Gardens, IMAX Theather. Schlitterbahn Water Park, Rain Forest, Twenty minuites to Galveston carriage rides on The Strand. The Strand was Galveston's commerce center in the late 1800's. Lone Star Flight Museum displays rebuilt aircraft and historic photos of wartime aircraft. Moody Mansion , completed in 1895 Is the epitome of Victorian architecture in the turn of the century. It survived the 1900 hurricane and is open for tours and lunch. Galveston has many fishing charters for deep sea fishing. Galveston has so much to entertain everyone. Come home to our Townhouse after a fun day the city and relax at the beach in a private community.

Other Activities: There is shelling and lots of seafood to eat! Seafood Restaurant next door (1 minute walk), Fishing pier about 10miles away. There are beach front tours on Saturday at the State Park and info about the creatures that live in the sand.

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Rates & Availability

Galveston Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 15 2016 - Dec 3 2016
2 night minimum stay
$175
From
$190
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 27 2016
5 night minimum stay
$800
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2016 - Dec 26 2016
5 night minimum stay
$800
Flat fee
 
 
Winter
Dec 4 2017 - Mar 4 2018
3 night minimum stay
$130
From
$170
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$180
From
$195
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $100
Tax Rate 15.0%

3 bedrooms, and 3 baths, sleeping 12, is also available for larger groups and family reunions. Please see listing # 251499 for details on Tropical Isle. Scheduled together, the two homes can accommodate a limit of 20 guests.

Tropical Paradise and Tropical Isle - two great vacation homes for a great time
Thanksgiving Eve and Thanksgiving Day- $240
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day-$240
New Years Eve and New Years Day $240.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Galveston Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom: Great views of the Gulf, private bath, and shares a deck with the bunk room. Bunk Room: Bunk beds. Single bed with trundle when open becomes a king size bed.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Ceramic tile floors, carpet in bedrooms. DVD/CD (2), Dishes, Baking ware, Cookware, 18 bottle Spice Rack, Crock Pot/Steamer/Waffle Iron/Coffee Pot, Palm Leaf Fans, (1) 20' portable room fan, Washer/Dryer, Storage area, Sand Chairs (5), (2) Sand Umbrellas, Roll-able Cooler. We have a wagon to take the little ones and toys to the beach.

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