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susan pepin 949-636-5926

Member since: 2013
Call Manager
Speaks: english

LITERALLY ON THE BEACH! PET FRIENDLY - HAS WIFI!

37 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview

Galveston House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedrooms/1 Bath Sleeps 8! WIFI - Quiet Beach - Dog Friendly!!!

Absolute Beachfront is Literally On The Beach!

The second you go down the stairs you are on sand.

You can wake up to a floor to ceiling view of the ocean and gaze on the exclusive beach - it will almost feel like your own. New granite countertops and adjoined by glass backsplash with soothing tones. Dolphin sightings are common and once in a while people riding Arabian horses. Plenty of beach for you to throw the ball if you should have a dog. The house is only 7 minutes from stores, shops, grocery, restaurants and only 10 minutes from famous Pleasure Pier. You can rent kayaks, bicycles etc, but in your private storage room there are numerous Adirondack chairs for underneath while barbecuing (charcoal), chairs to bring on to the beach, boogie boards and tons of beach toys, fishing rods and kites.

Everything you need is there! Pots, pans, utensils, blender, toaster, dishes, knives, cutting boards, chip/dip set, wine glasses, water glasses etc.

The stairs are solar lit for going up and down the stairs in the evening.

There is a private cabana shower (both hot and cold water) and fireplace for romantic nights. Galveston has beautiful museums, ghost tours, boat and fishing excursions, horseback riding (which you can do on the beach off season) dolphin sighting tours and numerous parades, both themed for adults and children alike.

When you arrive a book explaining all to do is there for you so you can pour through, making it simple and easy to decide.

We provide a gift bag of stuff just to get you comfortable, such as paper towels, toilet paper, soap, dish washing soap and other toiletries to make your arrival more comfortable.

You have your personal driveway and can easily hold more than one car - up to four(!), so if you have a boat it should be easy to hold. Because the house it at the end of a cul-de-sac is absolutely no house to your left - all you see is ocean.

Just minutes away you can rent kayaks, bicycles and HUGE crazy kites

NOTE: If you should want to bring your furry friend(s), please note that only two are allowed, there will be a non-refundable fee per pet of $100 each.Two is the maximum. I'm sorry, we cannot accept cats.

Please note:

Rates are subject to additional charges including tax, cleaning, linens / insurance.

doggies are welcome - we just need to know so we can make accomodations for them!!!!

NOTE: Summer Peak Season (Starts June 2nd) rentals are Monday to Monday only please, as the demand is so great!

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
susan pepin 949-636-5926 (Property Manager)
Member since: 2013
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About susan pepin 949-636-5926

We are the property owners and unlike most property management companies, we truly care about your experience.

We visit the property regularly to make sure that all the little details and addressed and make the welcome bags ourselves.

Why susan pepin 949-636-5926 chose Galveston

This is one of the most affordable properties that are right on the water.

There is no obstruction so you see right out into the waves. The house has been extensively refurbished and it is extremely private. You can frequently see dolphins from the house and occasionally Arabian horses. It is only 10 minutes away from Pleasure Pier and 7 minutes away from restaurants and outdoor activities, but in 7 minutes you are back at home with peace and quiet.

NOTE: During peak season (starts May 28th) the house books Monday to Monday and has a full week rental policy.

What makes this house unique

You can watch the sunset in the swing below, or enjoy just sitting with a floor to ceiling view of the ocean on the couch. Two huge sliding glass doors open so you can have the ocean air or you can put on the fireplace which is really romantic. In the morning you literally prop up and see ocean waves.

Guestbook comments from the manager

I have been going to Galveston for years - how did I not know about this place?



My kids went crazy because I dodn't have to get myself together to get everything inot the car and drive - I could just sleep in and they would just run down the stairs and off they go; I didn't have to worry about them at all. Plus I liked that I could make breakfast for everyone and could see the entire ocean. (-:
Mar 2013
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Reviews

4.8
based on 37 traveler reviews

LITERALLY ON THE BEACH! PET FRIENDLY - HAS WIFI!
average rating of 4.8378377 based on 38 reviews
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Cute little beach house☺️

  • 4 of 5

This was our second time renting this beach house. I love the location of the house. I enjoyed being able to watch my kids play on the beach while I relaxed on the balcony. Kitchen has great pans and is pretty much stocked with everything you need (not food items). We had a great time! ��☀️������

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house, right on the beach!

  • 5 of 5

Cute house, perfect setting, and great location! We had a fabulous time. Susan was wonderful to work with, and she was very prompt in answering any questions we had. Wonderful to be on the beach, yet close to the downtown. The only thing I would remind you is to bring toilet paper. We were only given one roll for the week (and hey, that's no big deal, just stop on your way through town and grab some!). Very nice place, thanks for having us!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

ON THE BEACH!!

  • 5 of 5

This house is at the end of a road, literally on the beach. Very private location, 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, great deck on back to enjoy the beach, open kitchen/living/dining w dining room table and plenty of glass (Sliding glass door) for views. Short drive to town w privacy, on the beach.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't ask for better! The place was just as described and we really enjoyed ourselves. Everything we needed was provided. Looking forward to returning again and again!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy you were happy! I take it very seriously that this is your vacation and I do everything I can to make it comfortable - Thank you for the wonderful review!
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4

Great View, Could Use Some Upgrades

  • 4 of 5

The view was absolutely amazing and so was the owner. She was easy to work with and very responsive. And we were able to bring our dog :-). However, there were a few things that I thought the house could use: 1) The sofa was nice but sank in the middle 2) There was no handle on the fridge 3) The grill very dirty. All that being said, we still enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you SO MUCH for the feedback! I have since fixed the couch issue and the only reason the handle was gone was the copany send the wrong one (as I recall I called to let you know and profusely apologized). I can tell you the right handle is absolutely on now! (-: As for the grill I truly did not know but I love when people let e know so I can fix. I hope this will not deter you from coming again and I am glad you had a wonderful time! Susan
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Labor Day Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We had a really great Labor Day weekend at the beach! We rented the house to get out of the city and celebrate a girlfriend's birthday. It was perfect! We only had four girls, but the home can sleep 8 comfortably. My favorite part? We got to have the pups along for the trip! Even over a busy holiday weekend, the beach directly in front of the home was not crowded. It's perfectly placed at the end of a quiet street. It was SO nice to wake up and look out and see only ocean. Susan was a very helpful host too! Can't wait to visit again

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Houston Hobby
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Jimmy's , Woodys, Michaels Burgers (super great!)
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I 45
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Jimmy's/Sky Bar/Launrys/Rainforest Cafe/Sky Bar/
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Spanish Grant
Car: recommended

Mansion tours, various festivals (art, children etc), ghost tours, Mardi Gras, Rodeo, Pleasure Pier, Sunset Cruises, Lone Star Rally, Shrimp Festival, Lone Star Flight Museum, Festival of Lights, Dickens on The Strand, Ice skating at Moody Gardens , The Strand Shopping, State Beach and more!

There is a book that shows all you can do so you know exactly how you want to plan your perfect vacation!

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Rates & Availability

Galveston House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Season
Jun 6 2016 - Sep 5 2016
Changeover Day: Monday
7 night minimum stay
$2,303
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 28 2016 - Nov 30 2016
Changeover Day: Monday
3 night minimum stay
$329
 
 
Christmas
Dec 24 2016 - Dec 26 2016
Changeover Day: Monday
3 night minimum stay
$329
 
 
New Years
Dec 30 - Jan 2
3 night minimum stay
$329
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$275
From
$299
Fri,Sat
$1,890
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Pet Fee $100
Linens $96 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

Please note: rates are subject to additional charges per rental including: taxes, cleaning, linens and insurance.

Special Holidays are Thanksgiving, Christmas / New Years 3 day min.

After May 28 2015, Monday to Monday rentals only!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Town ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower , cabanna (hot and cold water) shower and private storage
  • The bathroom has a washer and dryer for your convenience. There are numerous personal shelves for everyones personal belongings as well as wall shelves for toiletries and additionally a three tier shelf.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Living room - 2 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 2 queen , 3 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 3 twin/ single
  • There are two rooms with queen beds - the master has a 31 inch flat screen and a beautiful view of the water. The second is equally beautiful. The third has a brand new bunk bed with trundle, so three can sleep comfortably. In addition, the main couch is a queen and folds out into a bed so two more people can sleep comfortably.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming

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