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Original Front Row Beach House on Gulf of Mexico. No Homes closer to the water.

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, loft with trundle bed, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 12

We want to invite you into our Beach House. We looked, waited and found the perfect location and home and this is it. You will just love our Galveston Beachfront property that is located in the Sea Isle community. If you visit Galveston feel free to drive by and take a look at our home. Toes in the Sand has 3 large bedrooms, a loft with a trundle bed and a sleeper sofa pit group. Enough room for you and several of your friends and relatives. Our home will sleep up to 12. New hurricane windows give you an awesome view of the beach from almost every room. All the beds are made with fresh linens prior to your arrival. We look forward to your business.


Owner
Walt Burger
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About Walt Burger

We live in Sugar Land and are so excited to rent out our home to you.

Walt Burger purchased this house in 2009

Why Walt Burger chose Texas Gulf Coast

We bought this property because it is directly on the beach and completely remodeled since Ike, but mostly for the wonderful views from the deck.

Amenities

Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 4 twin/ single , Bunk Beds
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(66 traveler reviews)

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Original Front Row Beach House on Gulf of Mexico. No Homes closer to the water.
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 66 reviews
St. Louis, MO
5

The hosts are outstanding and I think this is the best place relative to the ocean in Galvaston

  • 5 of 5

First of all, the hosts Walt and Vicki are the best hosts I have ever rented from.

My wife and I are really going to miss this place. I sit here writing this - is so hard to leave such a wonderful place.

The house has everything you need. It has big spacious bedrooms. Everything is very clean. The kitchen is outstanding: plenty of silverware, pots, pans, dishes. It has a very nice big electric fry pan to cook the fresh shrimp and fish we bought. The kitchen also has a nice selection of spices. If you like to drive into town and get fresh seafood – right off the boat – you can cook it up perfectly.

The deck allows you to sit and look out on the water to see God’s mighty ocean – rolling and waving – nonstop. The view is utterly fantastic. You can not get closer to the beach than this house. It is so convenient when you realize you forgot the suntan lotion - simple walk to back to the house and back! Also, being on the west side of the island, much less people. There is an empty lot to the left of the house which is nice for privacy.

The owners are very responsive to any emails/questions you send.

One nifty touch is how some things are labeled: light switches, where some kitchen items go, even the bathtub handles.

I very much look forward to coming back and staying here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review.
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Belton,TX/USA
5

FABULOUS WINTER WEEKEND RETREAT!

  • 5 of 5

BEAUTIFUL place! Plenty of room for gathering of families and two small dogs for 60th birthday celebration. My daughter thought I was crazy to want to spend it at the beach in the winter but quickly changed her mind!! A few steps and you ARE literally "toes in the sand" or the ocean, winter shelling, beautiful walks on the beach, ocean sunsets. Why wait for summer? My grown kids had thought we'd leave the property for other activities in town but all quickly decided we wanted to spend every moment possible there in this comfortable home with all amenities and spectacular views or on the beach. Cooking was easy and agree, kitchen is larger than pictures show. Walt and Vicki are AWESOME--so helpful, kind, prompt with answers. I can't recommend this property highly enough. Only hope we can all return for another visit!

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing as Always

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time here as always. The house is well stocked and impeccably maintained. We enjoyed the updated paint and decor this year.

We will be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Deer Park, TX
5

What a fantastic week!

  • 5 of 5

This house was so comfortable. Plenty of room and very well stocked. We loved being so close to the water. We were also very happy that the air conditioner worked great. We have stayed in beach houses before where the a/c could not keep the place cool. Since everything was in working order, we did not have to contact the owners for assistance but did appreciate the welcome phone call when we arrived. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

ON THE BEACH

  • 5 of 5

Great family house. Kitchen has one or more of everything. Now in July there are boogie boards and lots of castle making equipment. They have thought of everything. Owners are helpful and responsive, even providing beautiful weather!! But, best of all is location...location...location! Easy walk to beach even for our toddlers and the view from deck is just great. We all wanted to sit in the elevated chairs. Great family vacation.

Thank you.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Very nice we all love the house and looking forward to going back.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Moody Gardens and Schlitterbahm 20 minutes away.

Other Activities: Boating, shopping, miniature golf

Golf: As a guest you can golf at the Galveston Country Club. You can also play at Moody Gardens golf club a public course.

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Damage Deposit $300

Christmas requires a weekly stay.
Email for prices other than just weekend or by the week.
$200 fee added to all reservations that do not include a Friday, Saturday or Sunday night stay.
All weekend rates are for 2 nights.
$50 non-refundable deposit for your family dogs for entire stay. Sorry but no cats allowed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.