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The BEST location at the Dawn!! Amazing seawall gulf views!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,140 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Beachfront, spacious, sleeps 6 comfortably, resort style pools!

Nautical Landing is located directly on the Seawall at the Dawn Condominiums on 69th Ave and Seawall Blvd. The Dawn Condominiums is a gated community with 2 resort style pools, hot tub, and complete fitness center. This gulf front unit has great ocean views and a wonderful balcony overlooking the gulf from the living and master bedroom. There are great views from the second bedroom of the lagoon style pool in the rear of the unit. Note - Our condo is directly on Seawall Boulevard right across from Babe's Beach and traffic can be loud when the island is busy. We do have noise reducing curtains and sound machines in the bedrooms to minimize any noise. We also provide FREE Wi-Fi. There is guest parking right next door to the condo on Seawall Boulevard, and also gated parking at the rear of the complex. The master suite has its own private bathroom with a huge walk-in shower. The kitchen is furnished with granite countertops and stainless appliances with plenty of room to cook. The condos at The Dawn are some of the largest on the Seawall... you will love the extra room. This unit comes with a full size washer/dryer. No smoking and no pets are allowed in this unit.

About the Owners:

We live in Central Texas and love everything that Galveston offers... the gulf coast beaches, the amazing history of the city, and the unlimited activities for all ages! This is our vacation home and we know you will enjoy it as much as we do. We are managing our property ourselves and work hard to make sure that you have a great vacation. Thank you for considering our vacation home!

More Details

Property Manager
John & Lisa Kendall - Owners
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2018

About John & Lisa Kendall - Owners

We live in central Texas and love to visit Galveston. My wife grew up in Louisiana and vacationed in Galveston as a child. We love getting out in nature, watching birds, and walking the beaches. We also visit the historical spots around town and love to shop on the Strand. There are so many places to see and fun things to do in Galveston that we always look forward to our next visit. We love sharing our vacation home with you!

John & Lisa Kendall - Owners purchased this condo in 2011

Why John & Lisa Kendall - Owners chose Galveston

We chose this condo because of its great location. The incredible views from the living room, bedrooms, and balcony are amazing in the mornings and especially during a full moon. We love watching the pelicans, gulls, and occasional frigate bird from our balcony. When we watched a pod of dolphins feeding in front of our unit, we knew this was the right property for us. (Watch for them!) The condo units at The Dawn are roomy, updated, and beautiful compared to most we visited on the Seawall.

What makes this condo unique

Our condo has designated Wi-Fi (free) for our guests. The grounds here have a tropical flair and are well maintained. The property is gated with two walk up gates on the Seawall Blvd and a drive up gate on 69th Street. (Codes provided prior to check-in.)Our property is close, minutes away, to all major attractions! Our guests love the two swimming pools. The BBQ area is conveniently located in front of the lagoon pool. The onsite fitness room is in the next building and includes weight equipment, free weights, elliptical, and recumbent bikes.


Galveston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1140 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Gym
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master - toilet , shower , large walk in shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • We try to have hand soap, body wash, & shampoo on hand for guest.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 king
    Sleeper - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Living room sofa makes into queen size bed.
    Guest - 1 queen , 2nd bedroom has a small cot and Pack & Play in closet.
  • King bed suite has private bath and view of gulf. 2nd bedroom has a queen bed and view of lagoon pool. Pack and Play for toddlers is in 2nd bedroom closet. Extra pillows and linens may be found in guest and king bedroom closet.
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Our condo is a second floor unit without elevators. The 18 stairs are wide, not steep, and easy to walk up.


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The BEST location at the Dawn!! Amazing seawall gulf views!
average rating of 4.8135595 based on 59 reviews

What a View

  • 5 of 5

Imagine watching the sun rise and set while sitting across from the beach!

This condo is equipped with everything needed for a successful and carefree getaway to the beach. The property is exquisitely maintained. What a great visit! We are so looking forward to our return.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I couldn't agree more! You can't beat Galveston's beautiful daybreak and sunset from our condo balcony chairs. We are so pleased that you were happy with our unit and the property. Thanks for the wonderful review. Come back soon!
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Weekend Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Just as described! Very nice place and location! Will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

The property had an excellent location with easy access to the beach and an on-site pool with outdoor shower. The condo was very clean, updated, and well decorated. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, welcoming, great view, great access to everything

  • 5 of 5

The condo was well-stocked and very clean. The beds were comfortable and the white noise machines completely wiped out any street noise that made it past the noise reducing windows. We simply crossed the street to the beach or walked up half a block to catch the trolley. The owners were responsive, polite, and accommodating. We will recommend this property to anyone looking for a place to stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesomeness !

  • 5 of 5

We loved your Condo ! We will def use you in future visits !!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We enjoyed our trip to Galveston and at the Nautical Landing!!!

  • 5 of 5

John and Lisa were so responsive and informative up to the day of our stay. Condo had all the the extra amenities that made our stay more enjoyable. We would definitely come back and recommend to family and friends. Location, location, location!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Houston Hobby
Nearest Ferry
6.5 Miles
Port Bolivar Ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Moody Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Interstate 45
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
McAlister's Deli, Tortuga's, IHOP, Landry's
Nearest Beach
Babe's Beach (across street)
Car: recommended

Located directly on the Seawall, this condo is 5 minutes away from Schlitterbahn, Moody Gardens, and all the Seawall beach attractions. With amazing gulf water views from the living room and master bedroom, and a wonderful view of the lagoon pool in the 2nd bedroom, you may never leave the gated property! Located near the wonderful public beaches on the west end but close to lots of attractions and allowing easy access to downtown and the Strand's dining, shopping, and entertainment district. Galveston is a rich cultural center with lots of festivals and activities including Mardi Gras celebrations, Feather Fest, and Dickens on the Strand. Many tours of the island are available including dolphin/harbor boat tours, birding tours, and some great historical tours in the city as well. This unit is conveniently located very near Walmart and other grocery stores.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning & Supply Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.0%

CHECK-IN is at 3 PM and CHECK-OUT is at 11AM. Please report any damage immediately. Security Deposit is refunded 5-10 business days after your stay if there is no damage.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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