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Michael and Amy Watson

Member since: 2014
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Speaks: english, spanish

Great 3 Bedroom Condo Near The Beach! 6 Seat Golf Cart Also Available to Rent

31 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

Texas Gulf Coast Condo Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 8. 3 Bedrooms. 2.5 Baths.

This spacious 3 story unit with a one car garage and carport is located in The Meridian in Port Aransas. For you beach lovers, it is located right next to (beach) Access Road 1. Take the easy 2 block drive to the beach. At the end of a fun filled day at the beach drive back to a comfortable condo with plenty to do for everyone... 4 flat screen TV's with DVD players, a fully equipped kitchen and a pool right with a hot tub. And less than 5 minutes from the 18 hole Arnold Palmer golf course. Less than 5 minutes from downtown if you want to enjoy nightlife or catch a Deep Sea or Bay Fishing trip.

The first floor has the front entry foyer, carpeted private bedroom suite with a queen bed, full bathroom featuring double granite vanity & large tub, carport and garage. The second floor has an open kitchen with stainless appliances, living and dining area with wood flooring, utility room that includes a washer and dryer, powder room, & large balcony. Third floor has two bedrooms with Jack and Jill bathroom.

Port Aransas Beach: Enjoy the 6.3 miles of beach along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Parking a car on the beach requires a $12 annual sticker that can be purchased at City Hall (710 W. Avenue A), from local convenience stores or from vendors located on the beach. The sticker is valid until December 31 and allows the vehicle to park along the beach from the City Limit at Lantana Dr near Horace Cladwell Pier through Port Aransas Beach to the Kleberg County line (south of Bob Hall Pier). Free Parking areas in the City limits include between the Jetties and Horace Caldwell Pier and between Markers 52-58.

The City of Port Aransas provides trash cans along the beach.

Between the sand dunes and the wooden post markers, the beach is a two-lane Texas roadway, subject to all applicable traffic laws.

Port Aransas Beach Guards oversee the beach area from Avenue G south to Sandcastle Drive from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

NEWPORT DUNES GOLF CLUB: An Arnold Palmer Ocean-side Masterpiece

Newport Dunes Golf Club is the centerpiece of a master-planned ocean-side resort community called Newport Beach and Golf, which is located on historic Mustang Island, in the vintage fishing town of Port Aransas, Texas. The expansive 1,800 acre development is bordered on the east by the Gulf of Mexico and on the west by Corpus Christi Bay.

Experience the beauty and challenge of the Scottish links-style design. The golf course is surrounded by vibrant coastal foliage and embraced by an exhilarating ocean breeze. Combining scenic views of the Gulf of Mexico, rolling fairways, native dunes, abundant wildlife and a commitment to world-class customer service, Newport Dunes is sure to leave a lasting impression on all who play it.

Newport Dunes Golf Club opened to the public in September of 2008. Newport Dunes represents the first ocean-side design by Arnold Palmer in North America.

Please contact owner if interested in renting the 6 passenger gas powered golf cart to fully enjoy Port Aransas and the Beach Life.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Michael and Amy Watson (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks: english, spanish

About Michael and Amy Watson

We are local and live in Corpus Christi, Texas. We love the outdoors and can't get enough of Port Aransas. It is a great little town with so much to do. We want you to feel like you are at home and share in the enjoyment of everything Port Aransas has to offer.

Michael and Amy Watson purchased this condo in 2012

Why Michael and Amy Watson chose Texas Gulf Coast

We love the Gulf and the relaxed atmosphere of Port Aransas. The Meridian is only a few blocks to the beach and is close to all the fun, shopping and dining in town.

What makes this condo unique

Our condo is newly furnished and you will feel like you are at home. You even have a garage to keep all the sandy toys after a fun day at the beach.

Reviews

4.7
based on 31 traveler reviews

Great 3 Bedroom Condo Near The Beach! 6 Seat Golf Cart Also Available to Rent
average rating of 4.7419353 based on 31 reviews
5

Great property, great location, great experience!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean. Close to the beach and town. We will be back!😊👍🏼

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Adequate

  • 3 of 5

First, let me start off by saying that as far as dealing with the owner Mr. Watson was really pleasant and very fast in his response time. Answered all questions and made things so easy.

On another note, there were some disappointments as far as the accommodations of the actual condo itself. We found the beds to be extremely uncomfortable and squeaky. In addition, the quality of the sheets and bedding could drastically be better. Due to the beds and sheets I actually slept on the couch 2 of the nights we stayed. The howling sound in Windows with double beds was hard to ignore at night. We also felt the kitchen needed to be stocked with some additional items i.e.: more bowls for cooking or mixing etc. missing a mop, and ran out of trash bags and toilet paper which we had to purchase. The last thing, which the owners cannot change is the parking situation, it is inconceivable to say there is parking for two vehicles when we could barely fit one of our trucks. Unfortunately, other guests would trap us in and it was a mess needless to say.

On a high note the golf cart was wonderful to have and so convienent. We have stayed at numerous houses in port A and always love this beach!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Antonio, Tx
2

Disappointed with condo

  • 2 of 5

We were extremely disappointed with this condo! Most amenities were provided! But...the following were areas that need to be addressed! 1. Bedding linens were very inadequate! 2. New mattresses need to be purchased! 3. Parking is very inadequate! It is deceiving to say there is parking for 2! NOT TRUE! 4. Barbecue pits provided but grill in the street?? Never heard of such!

AC was not working our last evening there!

We will never stay at This condo again!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your input. We have had an AC tech out and he was able to reset the thermostat to regular operating mode. However, we have decided to replace the thermostat with a simpler version to eliminate future issues with controlling the settings. Parking can be difficult at times in Port Aransas particularly on holiday weekends. We also encourage guests to contact us if they are experiencing parking issues as we can help resolve the situation. All of the mattresses have been purchased in the last couple of years and are on a replacement cycle. We will inspect them to see if they need to be replaced sooner but have not gotten any complaints from previous guests. Once again, thank you for your input. Michael
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Kyle, TX
5

Second Stay

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at the condo and nothing has changed - we still loved the condo and would highly recommend staying here. It is very clean (important) and is extremely comfortable. They have everything needed for your stay and the golf cart is a must. Also, while you shouldn't be on electronics while on vacation, the wi-fi works great. The owners always respond a.s.a.p. so that is never a concern. Great place to stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Beach Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful 3 story condo with all of the comforts of home. We especially enjoyed the 6 seat golf cart for trips to the beach and going out to dinner in the evenings. Our favorite eating spots were Beach and Station, Seafood and Spaghetti Works, and Stingrays. The owner was very friendly and quick to respond with any questions we had. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Very nice property with great location

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here for 3 days with family to celebrate son's graduation. All of us had a wonderful time. The property is lovely, close to the beach, has a pool and a golf cart available on-site. The place was clean and had all of the amenities we could ask for. The owners were quick to respond to any request we made. A good time was had by all.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
A quick 40 minutes from Corpus Christi airport.
Nearest Barpub
0.58 Miles
Sharkey's
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Port Aransas Ferry
Nearest Golf
0.96 Miles
Palmilla Beach Resort and Golf-Newport Dunes
Nearest Motorway
0.05 Miles
State Highway 361
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Kody's
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Port Aransas
Car: recommended

Relax in lovely Port Aransas whether you want to enjoy the beach, off-shore fishing, bay fishing, or golfing at the Arnold Palmer designed Newport Dunes 18-hole golf course. Port Aransas has a little bit of everything! You can also relax in the large pool and hot-tub at the Meridian. This is the perfect place to stay for big events in Port Aransas such as Sandfest, Deep Sea Roundup, and the Port Aransas Harvest Moon Regatta.

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Rates & Availability

Port Aransas Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
July Summer
Jul 5 2016 - Jul 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$315
From
$350
Thu,Fri,Sat
$2,000
 
 
Early August
Aug 1 2016 - Aug 14 2016
3 night minimum stay
$315
$1,900
 
 
Back to School
Aug 15 2016 - Sep 1 2016
2 night minimum stay
$269
$1,500
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 2 2016 - Sep 5 2016
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
 
Fall
Sep 6 2016 - Mar 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$159
From
$199
Fri,Sat
$1,200
$1,775
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$315
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 13.0%

Minimum of 25 years old to rent. Gov issued ID required for proof.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Two (2) night minimum may be considered during the week throughout the summer season. Please contact me to discuss.

Please Contact Owner if interested in Renting Golf Cart.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Texas Gulf Coast Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
6 seat golf cart may be rented in addition to the Condo.

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