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Yolanda

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

BEACH/OCEAN views from Balcony; Close to all attractions! 2 Pools with hot spa!

109 Reviews
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

Galveston Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7), Beach across the street;

GALVESTON VACATION RENTAL WITH 5 STAR GUEST REVIEWS since 2009 - CLOSE TO ALL GALVESTON ATTRACTIONS! Beautiful BEACH across the street; one mile from Moody Gardens and the Galveston Convention Center

Surround yourself with lavish decor and start your island experience at our condo!

Sitting on the balcony drinking your morning coffee and watching the seagulls overhead and listening to the ocean waves and feeling the great gulf breeze is PARADISE when you're stressed and overworked!

Plan to start your day sitting on the balcony watching the luminous sun come up! Easy access to Babes beach across the street!

The magic of a fun VACATION or GET-A-WAY will start here!

The water trickling in the fountain from the swimming pool below while relaxing on the balcony watching the ocean waves and beach will enhance your sense of relaxation and provide for an awesome island experience!

Our condo is in a gated community surrounded by lush tropical landscaping, 2 resort style pools, 1 spa tub, and a full gym with elliptical equipment and weights. Our swimming pools are open year round.

This condo is super spacious with its 1,116 sq. feet of living space, definitely NOT tiny like other condos found on the island

If you and your family want plenty of personal space during your island stay, then this condo is the one for you! Our condo is set up to provide a fantastic vacation or get-away in a relaxed, luxurious environment far different from the sterile, cramped space of an efficiency hotel or motel! Children love our condo; very child friendly!

You can workout at the fitness center then dive into the swimming pool to finish out your workout! OR (my favorite) take your margarita or cooler to the swimming pool and relax with a great book. And begin your gorgeous suntan. Older adults can sit at the balcony above and watch the children splashing and laughing while waving to you at the balcony above!

The large 50 inch flat screen TV will be a welcome in the evening as you and your family watch your favorite movies, munch on popcorn and catch up on family happenings!

You will feel like you are in a tropical resort and close to paradise! This beach condo is luxurious inside and the landscaping outside is fabulous!

The condo kitchen is modern with its stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops and you will find high quality furnishings and great amenities!

You will NOT easily forget this vacation or this beach condo!

We have guests who return every year and wouldn't think of staying anywhere else! Read our reviews!

Our condo has a king size bed with an attached bathroom in the master bedroom. The second bedroom has bunk beds with a double on the bottom and a twin on top. We try and furnish this condo to be perfect for families with small children!

We have a toddler bed in the spacious closet, a Pack N Play and highchair. We also keep children classic videos in the second bedroom with a TV just for the kiddos to keep them entertained while you cook their favorite meal (mac and cheese).

If all that is not enough, we also have for your convenience a full size dryer and washer inside the condo!

Enjoy your vacation or just a get-away in a relaxing, spacious and luxurious environment!

NO TINY CONDO HERE!

The 2 spacious bedrooms with 2 full bathrooms are perfect for a family of seven!

When you come to Galveston, stay at Docs Quarters at the Seawall; experience a great ocean view, clean pools and luscious landscaping. You will surely enjoy your Galveston stay and make wonderful family memories!!

VISIT OUR OTHER LISTINGS: [HomeAway# 914321 (VRBO # 363708) (condo is in the same complex)] or [HomeAway# 973827 (VRBO #171473)]; 3 Bdrm; 3 full BR; beach home)] or [HomeAway#973830 (VRBO #300295) ;2 Bdrm; 3 full BR beach home)] both beach homes located 10 miles from the seawall on the west end of the island near Jamaica Beach. The two beach homes are only a 2 minute walk to the beach with AMAZING ocean views.

LOOKING FOR A SMALLER SPACE with an UNOBSTRUCTIVE OCEAN VIEW TO SPEND 24/7 HOURS OF INTIMATE MOMENTS TOGETHER WITH YOUR LOVER? Then our ONE BEDROOM condo [HomeAway #913735 (VRBO #913735ha)] listing will be PERFECT! Check it out!

Docsquartersvacationrentals is the place for you!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Yolanda (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Yolanda

We have lived along the Texas Gulf Coast for over 25 years. We have seen Galveston grow into an exciting and beautiful resort city with a home town culture! We enjoy walking along the seawall and beach especially early mornings and late evenings - watching the sun rise and the moon's radiant glow on the waves. The Strand is also a favorite hangout; touring the shops and enjoying a refreshing drink while watching the children laughing and having a fabulous time!

We also enjoy sitting on the balcony, drinking coffee, eating breakfast and watching the ocean waves and hearing the water from the fountain at the swimming pool. These experiences can be very romantic!

Sitting at the balcony in the shade feeling the gulf breeze and looking down at the swimming pool and watching the children having a great time at the pool is a great feeling!

Yolanda purchased this condo in 2009

Why Yolanda chose Texas Gulf Coast

Our condo makes for a great Galveston getaway! The complex has beautiful landscaping and the condominiums are splashed with tropical Caribbean colors. I especially enjoy the location and proximity to Schlitterbahn Water Park (1 mile), the mini golf course located at the Seawall, the Galveston Convention Center and Moody Gardens (1 mile). This makes the condominium ideal for year round fun!

By the way we also have a heated spa and fitness center to keep you in shape while eating the fantastic food while in Galveston!

What makes this condo unique

Our balcony is a wonderful place to relax and plan your daily itinerary! You can listen to the sounds of the seagulls, the ocean waves or hear the water fountain at the swimming pool. Sitting at the balcony and watching the beach and water at the seawall is absolutely superb! Sunbathe at the condominium’s one of two swimming pools or go to the public beach across the street and feel the sand between your toes!

Some guests take their early walk or jog along the seawall while enjoying the sea air and listening to the ocean waves. Exercising can't get any better than that!

The condo's proximity and the convenience to Galveston's main attractions is ideal! Check it out!. . .you and your children and family will not be disappointed with this beach condo!

Reviews

4.9
based on 109 traveler reviews

BEACH/OCEAN views from Balcony; Close to all attractions! 2 Pools with hot spa!
average rating of 4.9174314 based on 109 reviews
5

Nice Condo, Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Condo is clean and well appointed, had everything we needed. Accommodations for the kids were great, Highchair, Baby and Toddler beds plus toys. Beach chairs and towels were are nice also. No need to haul any of the above. Would recommend to anyone making a trip to Galveston. Owners are very responsive and easy to deal with. Had a great trip.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Randy for the lovely review! We are very pleased that your family had a great stay with the amenities provided. We hope to have you stay at our condo for your next visit.
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5

Beautiful condo close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four had a wonderful weekend getaway! The condo was perfect for us the kids loved the bunk beds and all of the beds were very comfortable. We enjoyed being able to cook our own meals and go to the pool in the evening with the kids. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for providing us with a 5 star review on our beautiful condo with its great ocean view! We enjoyed having you stay at our condo and glad the family had a fantastic stay! P.S. We just put in laminate floors in the 2 bedrooms. You will love the beautiful look!
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5

Best bang for your buck

  • 5 of 5

The place was very nice with a great view of the ocean and pool. Far enough off the Strand that there wasn't road noise, but close enough to walk to the beach or dinner. Owner was easy to work with and very accommodating. The price was reasonable. Look forward to coming back next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your time to write us a lovely review! And for the 5 star rating! We are putting in laminate floors in our bedrooms and you will love the look on your return visit!
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5

Loved it and would do it again

  • 5 of 5

This was great place. The location, the ocean view, the pools and the very nice guy at the front office who help me find the place after I failed to the read the great instructions you sent me. Very clean and if you are hungry you are on the main road to everywhere. Thanks

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location! Clean and very roomy.

  • 4 of 5

Our stay was great! We really enjoyed the condo. It had everything we needed, clean, and plenty of room. Our group consisted of four adults and two kids and we never felt crowded. We also really enjoyed the pools and found crossing the street to go to the beach extremely convenient. During our stay, the temperatures outside were extremely high during the day and we found the condo, especially the second bedroom, would get extremely warm but overall, we had a great time and appreciated the amenties, especially the kids toys and videos. Yolanda was great and provided us with useful information about our stay and Galveston. We would definitely recommend this place to anyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Amanda, Thank you for the lovely 4 star review! The second bedroom during the day does get warmer because the Windows face the sun during the hottest part of the day. Opening the curtains during the day is not recommended for that reason. Most people don't even notice because they are outside enjoying the pool or beach. I will look into what else I can do to minimize the sun's rays. Thx again!
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5

We had an amazing time. Condo was perfect.

  • 5 of 5

The property was beautiful.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you again for choosing our condo and taking time to post your guest review. We especially enjoyed the 5 star review! I'm also glad your sister enjoyed her stay at our one bedroom condo. Sounds like everyone had an amazing Galveston family time! We hope you consider a stay with us during your next Galveston trip.
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Scholes Int'l airport
Nearest Ferry
6.4 Miles
Port Bolivar ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Moody Gardens Golf course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Schlitterbahn Water Park
Nearest Motorway
seawall blvd
Nearest Restaurant
0.27 Miles
McAlister Deli Restaurant (1 minute walk)
Nearest Beach
0.65 Miles
If ocean tide is out; across the street or
Nearest Point of Interest
Moody Gardens!
Nearest Point of Interest
Shlitterbahn Water park
Nearest Point of Interest
Galveston Island Convention Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Strand Historic District
Nearest Point of Interest
Docs @ the Dawn
Nearest Point of Interest
Kemah Boardwalk
Nearest Point of Interest
Hobby Airport
Nearest Point of Interest
Moody Gardens Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
Cruise Terminal 1
Nearest Point of Interest
Rainforest Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Docs Quarters @ the Beach and Docs Quarters @ Karankawa
Nearest Point of Interest
Seven Seas Grocery Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Nates West End Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Texas A & M University @ Galveston
Nearest Point of Interest
Space Center Houston
Nearest Point of Interest
The Ferry
Car: necessary

Schlitterbahn water park and Moody Gardens is only 1 mile from the condo

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Rates & Availability

Galveston Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Lone Star Rally
Nov 3 2016 - Nov 5 2016
3 night minimum stay
$230
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 2016 - Nov 26 2016
3 night minimum stay
$160
 
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2016 - Dec 25 2016
3 night minimum stay
$160
 
 
New Years Eve
Dec 31 2016 - Jan 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$140
 
 
winter Season I
Jan 3 2017 - Jan 12 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Thu,Fri,Sat
$840
 
 
MLK Holiday
Jan 13 2017 - Jan 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
$140
 
 
Winter Season
Jan 17 2017 - Jan 27 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Fri,Sat
 
 
Winter Season II
Jan 28 2017 - Feb 16 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Mardi Gras
Feb 17 2017 - Feb 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Winter Season III
Feb 20 2017 - Feb 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$130
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Mardi Gras
Feb 24 2017 - Feb 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Winter
Feb 27 2017 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 11 2017 - Mar 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
From
$260
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Easter Break
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$170
From
$170
Fri,Sat
 
 
Mothers Day
May 12 2017 - May 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
$160
From
$160
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$260
From
$260
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
summer I
May 30 2017 - Jun 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
From
$265
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
July 4th celebration
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$265
From
$265
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Summer Season
Jul 5 2017 - Aug 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
From
$265
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Summer II
Aug 20 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$210
From
$250
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Labor Day 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$260
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$140
From
$160
Thu,Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

housekeeping $95 + Tax
Owners damage waiver $35
Tax Rate 15.0%

We provide an accidental damage waiver that covers up to 300 of accidental damage to the interior of the beach condo for an additional $35 therefore no damage deposit is necessary. Damage waiver does not apply for reckless use of the property.

All cancellations are subject to a 3 % charge for credit card use and a 6% charge for international credit cards.

A $200 refundable deposit required in case parking car tags and swimming pool bands are NOT left in the condo on departure for the arriving guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Galveston Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1116 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , attached to the master bedroom
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , second full bathroom close to the second bedroom
  • Each bathroom has one sink with plenty of counter space, hairdryer available
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - King size bed in the master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - Bunk Beds: Double bed on the bottom; twin size bed on top
  • MASTER BEDROOM: king size bed with Posterpedic mattress - SECOND BEDROOM; Bunk beds with a double size bed on the bottom and a twin size bed on top. 1 Pack N Play for the littlest one; 1 toddler bed for the younger one - 1 queen size SLEEPER SOFA
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
One mile from Moody Gardens and close to all the Galveston attractions! Ocean and beach across the street for a fantastic beach stay!

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