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Relaxing Beachfront Escape In Sea Isle! 3 BR/2 BA with Great Views

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,536 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Beachfront House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths

We invite you to come and stay at our wonderful beachfront home, the Galveston Sea Star, located in the Sea Isle community! Enjoy amazing views of the gulf while relaxing on the balcony or spend time with family downstairs at the picnic table during a cookout.

The Sea Star will sleep up to 10 people in 3 bedrooms and a downstairs Murphy bed. Each room includes a TV and fresh linens on the beds. The living room provides spectacular views of the ocean as well as easy access to the kitchen. The downstairs floor has wood floors throughout and the kitchen provides granite counter-tops and stainless appliances.

The beach is car-free (other than the occasional city beach official), giving parents more peace of mind when your kids are playing. The home includes an outdoor shower, a picnic table and 2 person swing, fast cable wireless internet, HDTV's, Blu-Ray players, and a spacious dining area. For those familiar with the Sea Isle area, we have also installed a cell phone signal booster to improve signal strength and reliability.

Your stay will include a pass to the Sea Isle community area, which includes a pool, tennis, private fishing pier, and fish cleaning station. Located just 1.4 miles away, the hangout also has an excellent restaurant and bar.

We are happy to consider up to 2 dogs, but will not accept any dogs weighing more than 25 pounds, NO EXCEPTIONS. All dogs must be disclosed upon inquiry.

Please feel free to e-mail or call us with any questions about the property. Thank you for looking and we hope you have a wonderful vacation!

More Details

Rose Rhodes
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2017

About Rose Rhodes

Rick and Tina met back in the 1970s while attending the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. We have spent our working lives serving rural communities with limited access to health care. Dr. Rick is a small town doctor who specializes in making house calls to elders, and Dr. Tina is an occupational therapist who works with special needs children in country schools and is a university professor. Paul and Rose work in engineering and human resource management in the Houston oil industry. Lily is in middle school and is becoming a skilled photographer. After being away for so many years, the whole family is enjoying being back in Galveston.

Rose Rhodes purchased this house in 2012

Why Rose Rhodes chose Texas Gulf Coast

We chose this property because it is located on a beautiful wide swath of beach, has plenty of open space on all sides, and it is within an easy walk of the local convenience store. Because it is a part of a homeowners association, we also have access to a swimming pool and private fishing pier.

What makes this house unique

In addition to being perfectly situated on a car-free beach, this house has a large, secure storage area containing bicycles, beach and barbeque tools, and a variety of useful supplies. The house is in pristine condition and has two twin bunk beds, one queen bed, one king bed, and a comfortable new full-sized Murphy bed. The kitchen is well appointed, and the living area and bunk bed room have new flat screen TVs. Internet service and a home security system are provided.


Galveston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1536 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Shared between guest and kids bedrooms.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Downstairs Master - 1 king
    Upstairs Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
    Upstairs Kids Room - 2 bunk bed
  • A full-size Murphy bed is located in the downstairs living room.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Relaxing Beachfront Escape In Sea Isle! 3 BR/2 BA with Great Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 48 reviews
Houston, TX

Great as always!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second year here. Still just as perfect as last year!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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I don't want to leave here.

  • 5 of 5

Sea Star is such a wonderful home. Bright and beachy feel throughout with great appliances, tvs, comfortable beds, awesome showers. Never ran out of hot water with great pressure. Location is the best right out the door to the beach and the little market across the street. We had guests from 8 months old to 80 years old and everyone was comfortable. Spent a wonderful month at the Sea Star and are leaving w many incredible memories. Owners are so nice and are great to work with.

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful Beachfront House

  • 5 of 5

Truly a wonderful place to stay. Beautiful house. All the amenities you could possibly want. Everyone went above and beyond to ensure a perfect stay. Even a welcome gift from the owners. You can't go wrong selecting this property. We will definitely be staying here again. Such a memorable vacation.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome Beach House

  • 5 of 5

This beach house is fantastic. It feels more like you got to stay at your friends beach house rather than a rental. It is well maintained and nicely furnished. Instructions are very clear and beach access is great. Overall, this is a great place to stay and it will be top on our list for next time. Thank you for the gift bag too!

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful week

  • 5 of 5

This house was well supplied and maintained to provide an enjoyable week for nine family members, ages 79 to 6. It was just as pictured and described.

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely Beach House

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this beach house. It sits right on the ocean with easy access to the beach. It is very well stocked with amenities and is very clean and updated. We will for sure be back!

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Scholes International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.3 Miles
West End Sandbar
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Galveston Ferry
Nearest Golf
8.7 Miles
Galveston Country Club
Nearest Motorway
18 Miles
Interstate 45
Nearest Restaurant
1.3 Miles
West End Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Right in front of the house!

Located 16 miles west of the 61st and Seawall Blvd. intersection. A car-free beach just steps from the yard is great for kids.


Rates & Availability

Galveston House Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $250

During the summer season, check-in is on Sunday.

Discounts provided for stays of 4 nights or more, please ask for details.

Rates for Spring Break, July 4th, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's may vary from normal rates. Please feel free to send an email to request rates during these periods.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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