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Gorgeous 2 BR Bay Front Condo W/ Incredible Views and a Boat Slip!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom (Sleeps 5), within 10 yards of the water!

This beautiful condo will make your dream vacation on South Padre Island. Stunning views of the Laguna Madre from all rooms and the large outdoor deck. Private boat slip included, reserved car parking space, and access to the lovely condo association (shared) swimming pool. Lush tropical landscaping and grass all around the complex. Large shared fishing dock with evening spot lights (to attract the fish) and a fish cleaning table. This condo has the best views on the island for sunsets and for Friday night fireworks. Comfortably sleeps five people. Three flat screen TVs, stereo system (includes speakers on the deck), and high speed WiFi Internet.

While this is a new property rental listing with no renter reviews yet, we previously sold another rental property which had over 50 'rave' reviews and even more very happy former and repeat renters. We believe strongly in taking care of our condo and taking care of our guests!

This property is registered with the City of South Padre Island Permit No. 2015-455804.

More Details

Owner
Peter & Robin
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 15, 2017

About Peter & Robin

This condo has been our exclusive home away from home for the last six years, and we are just starting to rent it part time, beginning in the spring 2013. We love South Padre Island and plan to retire there. The above photo is our family, celebrating the release of an Atlantic Green turtle that we rescued from being snagged in a crab trap. We brought the turtle to Sea Turtle, Inc. (a non-profit sea turtle rescue & rehabilitation center on South Padre Island), and after a few months in their care... we released the turtle again to where we rescued it originally in the Laguna Madre. See http://www.seaturtleinc.org/ and visit them when you come to South Padre Island!

Peter & Robin purchased this condo in 2007

Why Peter & Robin chose Texas Gulf Coast

Our first condo on South Padre Island was on the Gulf side, but after falling in love with the Western exposure to the Laguna Madre, including the incredible sunsets and summertime fireworks... we soon found this condo and sold the other one. This condo 'IS IT' for us, and we are sure you will love it, too.

What makes this condo unique

Check out the second photo, taken from a boat on the Laguna Madre, of our condo unit. This will hopefully help you get a feel for the views you're going to be enjoying.

Note that this condo includes both the 2nd and 3rd floors of the building, as outlined with the labeled box in the photo. A couple of features make this condo unit unique:

-The deck is huge, over the entire width of the condo (something like 30+ ft), and about 8-10 ft deep. It is a viewing paradise for water, birds, sunsets, etc. (including the best seat on the island for the city fireworks, every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day, plus July 4th and New Year's Eve)

-The four windows you see on South West corner of the 2nd floor of the condo (3rd floor of the building) are all in the master bedroom. Nearly 180 degrees of water... a wonderful view to start each day of your vacation on South Padre Island!

- There is a bar area adjacent to the dining area, with a second small refrigerator and a large capacity ice maker.

- The master bathroom has a two person Jacuzzi tub (jetted tub), in addition to a separate shower stall.

Amenities

South Padre Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , Connected to family / living room (downstairs).
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Connected to bedroom #2 (upstairs).
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Master bathroom (upstairs). Hair dryer included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom with West and South views of the Laguna Madre
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Second bedroom has 1 full, 1 twin, and 1 twin trundle bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Gorgeous 2 BR Bay Front Condo W/ Incredible Views and a Boat Slip!
average rating of 4.9375 based on 80 reviews
Madison, Nebraska
5

Spectacular View, Great Location,Beaut

  • 5 of 5

Great Location, Spectacular View !! We love and enjoyed ourselves, Fantastic Home

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The deck is to die for!

  • 5 of 5

Spent an awesome weekend here. If you stay, you've got to be there for the fireworks. There is a barge a couple hundred yards out, that's where the fireworks are shot off. Coffee on the deck was great. Watching the fishermen heading out while sipping a cup. The accommodations were great, furnished very nice and the beds are comfortable. We didn't use the kitchen but it looked like it came equipped with anything you might need....including a Margaritaville, margarita maker. Furnishings are really nice, including the very strange statue in the living room. Be sure to grab the beach umbrellas in the living room closet before heading out. They have a book just inside the door that has all sorts of information about the rules and places to see. Only thing to consider is there are a lot of steps.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Great place! We WILL be back. Loved it.

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

Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was beautiful and we enjoyed the gorgeous view of the bay! We can't wait til our next visit.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison, Nebraska
5

Gorgeous, Beautiful & Spectacular Home

  • 5 of 5

We totally enjoy our stay in this home. The views are astonishing, the location was perfect!! Perfect 10

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Mckinney, TX
5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this beautiful condo. Views are amazing. Firework shows from the balcony are priceless. Everything is near by. Beds were comfy. No complaints. Having a dedicated parking spot was great and convenient. We will def be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Map

Sea Turtle Inc.
"These folks are doing outstanding things in working to protect the sea turtles on and around..."
Blue Marlin Supermarket
"Only a half block from our condo, and the only full-sized supermarket on the island... you'l..."
Blackbeard's Restaurant
"Nice family restaurant, good and fast service, very good food. Bring your fish... they'll c..."
Grapevine Cafe & Coffeehouse
"Breakfast is served! ... and within easy walking distance!"
South Padre Island Adventure Park, LLC
"Horseback riding on the beach!"
Gabriella's Italian Grill & Pizzeria
"Our favorite restaurant on the island! Great pastas, pizzas, seafood, steaks, incredible va..."
Wild Fork Catering -- CLOSED
"A gourmet-style dining experience.... but don't forget to BYOB (beer or wine is not served t..."
Palm Street Pier Restaurant and Bar
"A great bay-front place to eat and drink... super place for sunsets..."
Ted's Restaurant
"Another great place for breakfast.... "
Padre Island Brewing Co.
"Great beers and food!"
Wanna-Wanna Beach Bar & Grill
"Fun place to eat and drink... right on the Gulf! Saturday nights are lots of fun with the B..."
Kohnami Restaurant
"Great teppanyaki and sushi!"
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Brownsville, TX or Harlingen, TX
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
MANY within 1 mile
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
South Padre Island Golf Club (Laguna Vista, TX)
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
TX Route 100
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
MANY within 1 mile
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
South Padre Island (Gulf)
Car: recommended

Dolphin watching tours

Snorkeling tours

Sunset sailboat tours

Photos

Rates & Availability

South Padre Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$150
$850
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $110
Damage Deposit $300

Please note that rental of our condo during Spring Break by college students (or "Spring Breakers") is not allowed by our homeowners association, hence the >30 year age restriction from March 8th to March 23rd.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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