Dog-Friendly Waterfront Retreat for 11 on Galveston Island in Texas

Galveston, Texas (United States)

Dog-Friendly Waterfront Retreat for 11 on Galveston Island in Texas

Cottages
1 unit
6 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This waterfront retreat, mere steps from the beach, is paradise on Galveston Island, Texas. All that is required to feel the fresh Gulf Coast breeze is to step out onto the patio, where the waves can be seen crashing on the shore. The bright, nautical-themed rental has hardwood floors and a colorful décor throughout, making for a dream-worthy beach vacation. The upstairs living room of this multi-level accommodation is furnished with plush leather sofas, an electric fireplace, a private balcony overlooking the water, and vast oceanfront windows. Another seating area can be found on the lower level, as well as a fully equipped kitchen, and dining area.

There are three bedrooms—including one queen-size bed, one double-size bed, five twin-size beds, and one sofa bed—and two bathrooms throughout the house. Two bedrooms, including the master, are located on the first level. The third bedroom, with a full-over-twin bunk bed is upstairs. The rental sleeps up to 11 guests and two dogs are also welcome for a nightly fee. The property comes with complimentary Wi-Fi, cable TV, a DVD player, and a private washer and dryer, too. Outside, the furnished patio provides extra living space and a gas grill for cooking al fresco.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Hairdryer
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Deck/Patio
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Television
  • Movie library
  • Linens and pillows
  • Highchair
  • Satellite/Cable
  • BR/DVD player
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Fireplace
  • Air conditioning
The property has a fireplace, cable TV, a DVD player, complimentary Wi-Fi, an outdoor patio and barbecue, and laundry facilities.

Guest Services

Guests should contact the host about weddings, group events.

Location + Surroundings

Entertainment
  • Amusement park
This vacation rental is located in the charismatic island city of Galveston, Texas, where colossal glass pyramids of house sharks, monkeys, and more, can be found at the famous Moody Gardens, and the Historic Pleasure Pier on the south shore is always illuminated with amusement rides and restaurants. Nature is in abundance on the shores, beaches, and at Galveston Island State Park, while much history lies within the walls of Bishop’s Palace. In fact, the city is home to six historic districts, containing some of the largest and most significant buildings from the 19th century in the U.S. The nearest airport for Galveston visitors is the Scholes International Airport right on the island.

About 50 miles away is the bustling city of Houston, home to NASA, entertainment in the Theatre District, the renowned Houston Grand Opera, and a Historic District where 19th-century architecture is on display.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Water sports

Galveston is a beachside paradise. With this property’s proximity to the ocean, guests have free reign of the Gulf Coast. Arrange for a deep sea fishing excursion, take the kids to Moody Gardens, the Schlitterbahn water amusement park, or the Historic Pleasure Pier to enjoy fun rides and never-disappointing entertainment. With six historic districts throughout the island, tourists flock to Bishop’s Palace, a beautiful historic mansion, Ashton Villa, and Garten Verein, for their history fill. There is much bird watching, picnicking, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, and paddling to be done at Galveston Island State Park as well. The island is full of lively restaurants, music, shopping, and nightlife, too, for a night on the town.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Thirty

You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 30 days prior to check in.

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Additional Information

This is a non-smoking property.

Pets are welcome for an additional fee.

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