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Quiet Retreat; Family Friendly Beach House

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Crystal Beach House Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath, 2nd Row Beach View

Pelican Bob's Dugout is a family-friendly beach house in a quiet neighborhood. This 2nd row beach getaway is packed with amenities. Four bedrooms and 2.5 baths offer space for 10 to sleep comfortably. The living and dining area offer beautiful views of the water. A wide deck with rockers, tables, and chairs beckons for sitting and visiting while enjoying the sound of the ocean waves. An observation deck with access via second set of stairs is a great place for that morning cup of coffee or tea while watching the sun come up or for a great view of fireworks on holidays.

The ground floor covered area has a large picnic table and bar area with stools, providing a cool spot in the afternoons after coming in from the beach. An outdoor shower provides a place to get the sand off before sitting down for a meal.

Come find out why we love our beach house in Crystal Beach!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Robert Giles
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
November 11, 2016

About Robert Giles

Family owned beach house where we get away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Robert Giles purchased this house in 2013

Why Robert Giles chose Texas Gulf Coast

Crystal Beach is a non-commercialized area that is very family-friendly and low-key. This is a great place to spend a weekend enjoying the sun, waves, and beach by sitting on the deck or walking a few yards to the beach.

What makes this house unique

Beach views from the living room and the dining room. An upper deck provides beautiful views of the water and beach.

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Quiet Retreat; Family Friendly Beach House
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
5

Great property ! Close walk to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect for our week with friends and family! This house everything you need to make you feel right at home. We had such a great time and made many new memories! We will definitely be returning!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. You are surely welcome to return--you took great care of the house. Pelican Bob's Dugout
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4

Very nice Cabin with many amenities and great location.

  • 4 of 5

Great location just off beach with (2) beach accesses. Also just minutes from most of the main Bolivar Peninsula establishments on Hwy 87. Very nice and roomy Cabin with many extra amenities (inside and out). Definitely at the top of our list for our next stay on the Peninsula.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for taking good care of our beach house. We love it, also! Pelican Bob's Dugout
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5

Pelican Bob's Dugout 2016 Go Topless Jeep Rally

  • 5 of 5

This was my first time renting a beach house. The owners made this very easy and communicated with me great. The place had two easy access points to the beach. The house had a very good view of the water from the balcony, was very clean, tidy, plenty of bathrooms and the beds were very comfortable. I defiantly would recommend staying here again.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Long needed family weekend

  • 5 of 5

I almost don't want to write a review for this property because I want to keep it my little secret. The house was perfect for what we needed/wanted. The deck was fantastic for letting my 1 year old walk around because there was a gate at the stairs. The bedrooms were the perfect size. The patio below the house was very big for the kids to play around and where the concrete ended it was grass. So there was always somewhere for them to venture to. Close to the beach. Nice views. Great neighborhood. The house is lovingly maintained and the owners are not only very accommodating but gracious as well. We hope that we can make this an annual family trip!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We will be back!

  • 5 of 5

This amazing beach house was the perfect venue for our church ladies' retreat. When we arrived, we were pleasantly surprised at the spacious, open living area as well as the immaculate condition of everything. The pictures on this website, though wonderful, don't do it justice. It's absolutely beautiful. The kitchen, fully stocked with plenty of cookware, utensils, and dishes, was a joy to cook in. Though the large windows in the living and dining rooms provided a great ocean view, nothing compared to sitting outside on the large deck facing the beach. Ahhh.....the sun, the waves, the salty air. With easy, close access to the beach, we took several long walks. We can't wait to go back next year....have even picked a date! I highly recommend this beach house for a family or small group getaway. It's fabulous! Shelley

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Shelley. I'm glad you enjoyed the weekend retreat. You left the house in perfect condition. You are welcome to come back next year!
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Hobby Airport
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Bolivar Ferry
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Galveston Island
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Highway 87
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Stingaree's
Nearest Beach
Crystal Beach
Car: necessary

Crystal Beach is a quiet beach community away from the hustle and bustle of daily living. Galveston Island is a ferry ride away with plenty of shopping and recreational activities for families.

Rates & Availability

Crystal Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 6 2016 - Dec 16 2016
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Cleaning fee $100

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Crystal Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • Master bath has dressing table with two sinks. Bathroom three is located by the living area.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 double
    Master bedroom - 1 king
  • Master bedroom with king bed and flat screen TV with attached bath. Bedrooms 2,3, and 4 are up a circular staircase and share bathroom 2. Baby pack 'n play available for use.
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

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