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16 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights


Galveston Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Family Beach House, Sleeps 10, 3 bdrms/3.5 baths, close to beach

Welcome to Mermaid's Cove…a spacious beachside 3 bedroom / 3.5 bathroom private cottage available for vacation rentals that sleeps 10. This is the largest 3/3.5 floor plan at Pointe West, not the smaller 3/3. With unobstructed views of the ocean, you'll enjoy a relaxing vacation in our home. Our 3/3.5 beach house offers much more square footage than the 3/3 condos and the 3/3 cottages at PW and works great for large families. It offer the very large living/kitchen/dining gathering area for families.

The house is designed with our bedrooms on the first level and the living, dining, kitchen and half bath on the second level which is open and spacious. The bedrooms are set up with a king in the master, queen in the second room, and a bunk bed and king convertible bed in the third room. We also have a new tempurapedic sleeper sofa in the living area. Each room has its own private bathroom.

Close to the beach, Mermaid's Cove is an easy walk to the beach crosswalk and you can see the ocean from the front balcony. This makes it super convenient to come and go to the beach. Our home is located at Pointe West Resort, on the beautiful west end of Galveston Island.

As a guest you have access to numerous Beach Club amenities including multiple swimming pools, a lazy river, Jacuzzis, BBQ grills, ping pong tables, gift shop, showers, weight and fitness room and adult's room with flat screen TV and Wi-Fi.

This is a PRIVATE RESORT...all the amenities are available and included in your rental.

From Beachfront cookouts to guided nature walks and supervised children’s programs, there’s always something new and intriguing to indulge in Pointe West.

Galveston has many attractions including Schlitterbahn water Park, Moody Gardens Rain Forest, I Max and Aquarium.

Whether you are seeking a memorable family vacation, a peaceful retreat, or a romantic getaway, you'll find the Mermaid's Cove just perfect for you!

Only about a 90 minute drive from Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), and a 56 minute drive from Hobby Airport, the Mermaid's Cove combines the magic of a remote getaway with the convenience of nearby attractions of downtown Galveston, Kemah, and Houston.

Our home is ready to be enjoyed! Come make beach memories at the Mermaid's Cove!

Keywords: 3/3.5 Beachside Cottage, nice views of beach, perfect for families, two balconies, comes with PW amenities of beach club, pools and lazy river.

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

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October 25, 2016
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based on 16 traveler reviews

average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews

Wonderful weekend!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful weekend! The house was so pretty, we loved the Mermaids everywhere:) The kitchen was fully stocked with everything we needed to cook large meals! There was plenty of room for all of us to sleep and the beds were so comfortable:) Everything was nice and clean and we will most definitely be back!

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mermaid Cove

  • 5 of 5

I have rented Mermaid Cove 3 or 4 times in the past. We love it and consider it our beach house. The décor is full of Mermaids that the kids get a kick looking at. The beach is clean and very close. The house is always clean and fresh. Overall I would recommend it to anyone who wants to get away and relax.. A great place.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely Experience

  • 5 of 5

Just a short walk to the beach. A lovely deck overlooking the waterway and fountain. Full kitchen and bathrooms to service all bedrooms and upstairs family area. Was a wonderful weekend get away.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Chillaxin' at the beach

  • 5 of 5

The description of the property is very accurate. I knew exactly what to expect and got it when I walked in the door. It has been very well maintained and the new carpet on the upstairs was a plus. The beach is close by and perfect for long walks, sitting and reading or playing bocce ball with friends. We also had the option of going to two pools both of which have a hot tub. The bayside pool is complete with a "lazy river". The kitchen had everything we needed so we ate at the house but also ate at the great restaurant at the beach club while at the pool. All in all, it was a great beach weekend and I can't wait to go back to Mermaid's Cove.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Like New Beach House

  • 5 of 5

Great house short walk from very clean and mostly empty beach. Well cared for house; very clean. Great resort amenities including pool overlooking Gulf with a bar service. Enjoyed several bars and restaurants including the close Sand Bar Waterman's Restaurant.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pretty & relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

I love being so close to the beach. Property was cheerful and well maintained.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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Drive toward San Luis Pass! We have some of the nicest beaches in Galveston! Great location for a family vacation!


Rates & Availability

Galveston Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 11 2016 - Nov 18 2016
2 night minimum stay
Nov 22 2016 - Nov 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
Dec 22 2016 - Jan 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Apr 1 2017 - May 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
July 4
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 10 2017
4 night minimum stay
July - Aug 2017
Jul 11 2017 - Aug 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning/Check-in Fee $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 15.0%

Credit Cards are accepted via Paypal which adds a 3% processing fee. The renter must be 25 yrs old. Our home is non-smoking and no pets. We are currently not renting to prom or college groups. Pointe West has a resort fee per person as of Jan. 2015. You pay them directly at the beach club.

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Galveston Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Living Area Sleeper Sofa - 1 queen , Convertible Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Convertible Bed
  • Brand new Sleeper Sofa in Living Area
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • jetted tub
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • 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

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