Shalom 5 new construction completed 2007. Home address is 151 Ocean Shore, Bolivar Peninsula, Texas 77650. Here's a video of the property: http://youtu.be/8ewowuAHhNs
You will love it! My family and friends who have stayed here tell me the beach home is filled with peace. That is understandable since 'shalom' means peace! This is the perfect place for a getaway, vacation, honeymoon, family reunion or church retreat. The house is so cozy.
There is a mowed path through the dunes directly in front of the house for ease of access to the beach! Just a few feet to the sandy beach. The sand sparkling in the sunlight is why this place is called 'Crystal Beach'
When you walk up the stairs the first thing you will see is the spacious deck. There is plenty of furniture for your vacation pleasure. Some folks have used up their entire time enjoying the beach from the deck!! Part of the deck is covered. The afternoons on the deck are shaded. This part of the home that faces the beach is windows and glass doors galore. Whether in or out, the ocean view is breathtaking.
Once you enter, you will see the open concept living, dining and kitchen. We have a sectional in the living room in addition to a seating/sleeping bench underneath the windows.
This level also has a full size washer and dryer tucked underneath the stairs, a full bathroom and a kid friendly bedroom with two sets of bunk beds. One bunk is doubles the other is twins. So on this level you can sleep up to six in the bedroom and one in the living room.
Upstairs you will find 3 more bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. The Master suite has a King size bed and a full size futon for your sitting pleasure OR extra sleeping for up to four in this room. Those traveling with a wee one will find a pack and play in the walk in closet. There is a garden tub and double sinks in the master.
There is another full size bathroom near the other two bedrooms. Each have a queen bed and a custom sleeping/sitting bench with a maximum sleeping capacity of three for each of those bedrooms. All three bedrooms have a private door leading to the upper deck. Here you will find gorgeous views and more furniture.
So you are looking at a MAXIMUM sleeping capacity of 10 upstairs and 7 down.
Keywords: A few steps from the house to the sand. Incredible beach views!~
Family owned property.
Property is located in the quiet family area of Bolivar beach.
Great views, beach access road, 2 story house with 2 level decks. Located in the quiet family friendly area of Bolivar beach.
We really enjoyed the view of the beach and the sound of the waves during our weekend escape to Shalom 5. It really did give us some peace in this hectic life. It was very comfortable and spacious and accommodated all of our needs. We shall return.
We have been coming to Crystal Beach for the last 4 yrs and This is the best house yet. Plenty of room for everyone and very clean. The owner is very nice and will always get back to you when you contact her. This house made our family vacation a Great one. Would definately recommend to others.
My family and I arrived July 25, 2016. We had 14 in our group. About half adults and half children. This was our 2nd time to visit Shalom 5 as a family. I have stayed at other properties in the past and have enjoyed Shalom 5 the most. The location is great and the area is peaceful. Upon arriving both times the house was in immaculate shape. Very spacious, neat and clean. Shalom 5 was fully furnished and although 14 in our group, we had plenty of dishes, towels, etc. As seen in the pictures Shalom 5 has a great view and is very close to the beach. We are definitely looking forward to coming back again soon.
We arrived at Shalom 5 on the 9th of March, 2016 Spring break.
The environment was serene, quite and safe; the lawn was well manicured. As we entered the house, we noticed its spacious living room with no visible dust noted. The widows were wide and clean where you can see the rolling waves outside; the two decks (lower and upper) were enough for 15 people and safe for the kids. The house was strategically located with an ideal distance to the beach. It was immaculate. Kitchen utensils were clean and the lighting was excellent. Beds and linens were prepared as we got in. We wish we could stay there longer.
Above all, the owner/manager was so nice and kind. You can reach her anytime by phone/email. I definitely will recommend Shalom 5 to my co-workers, relatives and friends.
My friends and family had an awesome time at Shalom 5 this past Thanksgiving. Once we arrived we found an incredibly clean and open house.
As we all settled in, we started dinner and noticed there were plenty of pots, pans, plates, and silverware for all 14 of us. We felt like we're at home!!
We spent most of the time on the huge deck downstairs and enjoyed a great sunset and full moon at night.
At night the rooms were clean and very well stocked with extra blankets, pillows, and towels in the bathrooms. The dual A/C was a huge plus!!
Overall this was a great place to stay and will reccomend it to anyone who is interested. I forsee a week in the summer in the near future..
You may have a small campfire on the beach away from the dunes. You can drive your car or golf cart on the beach here. You may also shoot fireworks. That makes New Years Eve and the 4th of July super popular here!
|Refundable damage deposit||$500|
Off season 2016 Spring & Fall rates (January 1 to April 30 & August 31 to December 31) - $850 weekend Friday to Sunday OR $1775 a week for 6 night/7 day.
Summer 2016 rates (May 1st to August 31st) - $2800 weekly rentals only. We book Friday to Thursday or Monday to Sunday. *July 4th 2016 Rate $2950 (Friday, July 1st through Thursday, July 7th).
Motel tax of 6% is added to all rental fees. A $500 deposit secure your booking and is refunded to you after your stay. The deposit is separate from the rental fee. Maid service after your departure is included.