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Family Ties - Great Family Beach House with Beach View and Easy Access.

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1600 sq. ft., Covered Deck with Great Beach View! Sleeps 8.

Built in 2009, this fabulous beach house provides everything you need for a relaxing beach vacation. Beautifully furnished by the meticulous owner, the house is located on the 4th row in family-friendly Emerald 1 Addition. Enjoy the great view from the covered deck while relaxing in the over-sized deck chairs, or cool off in the air-conditioned giant living area with comfortable seating while watching the flat-screen television on DirecTV. Downstairs, swing in the new cedar swing, cook your favorite meal on the new charcoal grill, and dine on one of the two built-in picnic tables. Rinse off in the outdoor shower before heading upstairs to sleep on one of the four comfortable beds. Garage reserved for owner. No Smoking Indoors, Please, And A Maximum Of Eight Persons!

It's just a short walk to the beach or drive your vehicle on the beach - not many places left where you can do that! Rent a golf cart from one of the local vendors for driving on the beach or in the neighborhood. So convenient! Get unlimited beach parking with the purchase of a parking permit. Cook a meal for your family in the fully-equipped kitchen or take them out to a local restaurant. The smaller kids will love the water slide just down the highway, Drive into Galveston one day for shopping at the Strand, playing in the water at Schlitterbahn, or sight-seeing at Moody Gardens. Visit the brand new Pleasure Pier amusement park on the Galveston seawall and ride the roller coaster, carousel, ferris wheel or one of the other exciting rides. The kids will love feeding the seagulls from the back of the Free ferry across Galveston Bay or watch for the dolphins as they race alongside the boat. So much to do or just do nothing at all - your choice!

More Details

Property Manager
Larry Cain, Broker, Crystal Beach Realty
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017


Crystal Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
  • Beds are very comfortable.
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Family Ties - Great Family Beach House with Beach View and Easy Access.
average rating of 4.909091 based on 22 reviews


  • 5 of 5

It was EASY, fun, and the cabin was very comfortable and anything we needed was easy to find! My family and I would rent this cabin again! Thank you so much!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Great location and fun family getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Family Ties. We will definitely be back when the weather warms up.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean and roomy

  • 4 of 5

We had one problem which was resolved as promptly as could be since it was the holiday weekend. Will rent this property again.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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It felt like we were at home. Loved it there!

  • 5 of 5

Every room was comfortable. I wish we could have just stayed. You can look out the window from the kitchen and see the beach and the ocean. We didn't even rent a golf cart this time because you could easily walk to the beach.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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  • 4 of 5

Equipped with everything we needed.Very rummy and comfortable.The cabin was just beautiful.Mr Cain was very helpful and accommodating.The cabin was walking distance to the water although it rained most of our stay we still enjoyed ourselves.Over all the cabin was beautiful and we will hopefully be renting next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Expect comfort and relaxation

  • 5 of 5

The area was quiet and well managed. The house was extremely well appointed having everything we needed. We loved time on the deck and our easy access to the beach. We had one small question about hot water and Larry responded within minutes. He was great to work with all through the process. We would definitely make a return trip and rent this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Houston Hobby
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Ship's Wheel
Nearest Ferry
9.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
9 Hole
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Highway 87
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Tiki Bar
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Crystal Beach
Car: recommended

Enjoy 27 miles of unspoiled beach, just a few steps from the front door of this brand new house. Rent a golf cart or drive your personal vehicle along the water's edge. Unlimited parking on the beach with the purchase of a parking permit. Relax on the covered deck or enjoy a round of golf at the 9-hole course. Cook your favorite meal in the fully-equipped kitchen or visit one of the local restaurants. Take the free ferry over to Galveston Island for a day of shopping at the Strand, cooling off at Schlitterbahn, or sightseeing at Moody Gardens. Stay through the evening for the island nightlife. Don't worry - it's just a short drive back to your comfortable cabin, located in a family-friendly neighborhood. Be sure to check out the Pleasure Pier on the seawall in Galveston. Recently constructed, the pier has amusement rides, carnival games and a new restaurant. Now open!


Rates & Availability

Crystal Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 25 2016 - May 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
May 5 2017 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning $95 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%

$1,250 - $1,600/week

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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