Canal Front Home in Crystal Beach, on the Bolivar Peninsula, Texas

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10 guest capacity
2 nights minimum stay

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Description of Glamping Units

This elevated cabin/canal home is located on the canal front in Crystal Beach, on the Bolivar Peninsula in South East Texas, and can accommodate up to ten guests.

There are three bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms. The master bedroom has a queen-size bed, and the second and third bedrooms each have queen-size beds. There is an extra bunk room with a Tempurpedic twin trundle bed, and the queen-size sleeper sofa provides space for extra guests. Towels and linens are provided. The two bathrooms come with a shower, a toilet, and a sink. There is an extra half-bathroom with a toilet and a sink.

The bright and spacious living area has two comfy sofas, a flatscreen TV, and a stone fireplace. Other amenities include Wi-Fi and private washing facilities.

The fully-equipped kitchen comes with a range of handy appliances such as a stove, an oven, a refrigerator, a kettle, and a toaster. A wooden dining table provides space for the family to gather, and the open-plan design gives the downstairs area a communal feel.

Outside, there is a large wrap-around deck which offers direct access to the canal and the fish. Guests can relax on the patio swing and take in the sea breeze, so fishers should bring their fishing rods to make use of the underwater fishing lights. There is also a BBQ to cook the latest catch. With the sea and beach only a few minutes away, the location is handy and convenient. Read More

Accommodation Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Board games
  • Books
  • Coffeemaker
  • Deck/Patio
  • Dining table
  • Dishwasher
  • Electricity
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Heating
  • Iron/Board
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen equipment
  • Linens provided
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Private bathroom
  • Queen-size bed
  • Running water
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Shower
  • Sink
  • Sofa bed/Futon
  • Stove
  • Tea kettle
  • Television
  • Toaster
  • Toilet
  • Toiletries
  • Towels provided
  • Twin/Single Bed
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Guests will have access to a range of facilities in this property such as Wi-Fi, A/C, central heating, and washing facilities. The entertainment system includes Satellite TV, and access to plenty of DVDs and books.

There is also an outdoor deck with furniture and a BBQ, a porch swing, and underwater fishing lights to attract fish to the canal. Please note, the Wi-Fi and cable TV on the Bolivar Peninsula is unreliable.

  • Barbecue
  • Deck or balcony
  • Dining room
  • Gym/Exercise room
  • Lounge
  • Parking
  • Patio
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  • Couples
  • Family-friendly
  • No smoking
  • Location + Surroundings

    This property is located just a few steps away from the sandy beaches of the Bolivar Peninsula, in Crystal Beach, South East Texas. Surrounded by water from both sides, the rental is perfect to enjoy fishing from the porch. With close proximity to the beach and the Gulf, the location is great for guests who love beach and fishing activities.

    A short drive along the coast and guests will reach the Anahuac and McFaddin National Wildlife Refuge, where guests can spot wildlife in the sea and fish in the waters.

    The nearby towns of Galveston and Texas City are close by, and Port Arthur is around an hour north. Houston is around one-and-a-half hours away by car, and William P. Hobby Airport is just under two hours away by car. Read More


    • Biking
    • Bird watching
    • Cycling
    • Fishing
    • Golfing
    • Meditation
    • Photography
    • Walking
    • Yoga

    With the canal on the doorstep, the property is perfect for fishers, and guests can make use of the underwater lighting to fish from the porch. In the Anahuac and McFaddin National Wildlife Refuges further up the coast, guests can enjoy Waterfowl habitat and plenty of opportunities for fishing, hunting, wildlife-watching, and photography. Guests can also enjoy bird-watching and hiking in this area, and enjoy the sea breeze.

    This property is just a few steps from the coast, so guests can enjoy beach activities such as swimming, sunbathing, boating, and body boarding. The 27 miles of beach on the Bolivar Peninsula is also popular for its fishing opportunities, in the Rollover Fish Pass, the Intercoastal Waterway, East Bay and North Jetty.

    The Texas Crab Festival in mid-May is a great opportunity to sample some delicious local seafood creations and live entertainment. There is a range of other options for dining and nightlife in the area, such as Rancho Carribe Golf Course, and local beach bars.

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    Cancellation policy

    • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 60 days prior to check-in.
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    Check-In Details

    Check-in after:12:00 PM
    Check-out before:2:00 PM

    Additional Information

    This is a non-smoking property, and pets are allowed for an extra fee (two pets maximum).

    There is a cleaning fee that will be charged to guests. Please inquire with the host to confirm the amount.

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