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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
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet

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 a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 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
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
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 -
(59 traveler reviews)

Original Front Row Beach House on Gulf of Mexico. No Homes closer to the water.
average rating of 4.8305087 based on 59 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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4

Right on the beach and large enough for a family.

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our visit very much! The house is right on the beach with comfy chairs out on the porch.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

we had a blast

  • 4 of 5

there was everything there we could need. the house was nice and clean. will want to go back

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful location!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect!!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very Nice

  • 5 of 5

Had a great stay for a week with family. House was well appointed, fantastic location and Walt was amazing in that he provided information and suggestions on the area. I want to call out the over the top response, the grill had stopped working so I let Walt know late Tuesday evening. Sometime that night a brand new one showed up and was available for our steak cook out later that week. Way to go Walt!!

Thanks Walt for loan us your home!

Roy

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from 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.

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Rates & Availability

Galveston House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
mid
Feb 27 2017 - May 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$405
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,800
 
 
end of school
May 29 2017 - Jun 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$500
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
High Season 2015
Jun 4 2017 - Aug 27 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
From
$500
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,290
 
 
Mid Season 2015
Aug 28 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$500
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,000
 
 
low season
Nov 1 2017 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$405
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 15.0%

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.

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