Lovely Oceanfront Vacation Rental with Lovely Views near Galveston, Texas

Gilchrist, Texas (United States)

Lovely Oceanfront Vacation Rental with Lovely Views near Galveston, Texas

Beach Houses
1 unit
10 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
Pets allowed

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
This unique oceanfront vacation rental is situated near Galveston, Texas, and is perfect for a group getaway surrounded by sun, sea, and pristine beaches. The rental boasts three bedrooms and three bathrooms to accommodate ten guests with one queen-size bed, one double-size bed, four twin-size beds, and one double-size sofa bed. The bedrooms are all decorated with coastal colors, and glampers can enjoy wonderful ocean views from the windows for a refreshing and inviting feel.

Glampers can return to the light and cozy living area after a long day spent at the beach and relax in front of the TV on the comfortable sofas. Group meals can then be prepared all together in the fully-equipped kitchen which includes an oven, a microwave, and a stove. Guests then have the choice of two different dining areas to eat their meal with seating for six in one and seating for four in the other.

Outside, guests can host al fresco dining parties in the covered mezzanine area and enjoy eating in the fresh ocean air. The upstairs deck areas are also the ideal spots for a morning cup of coffee or an evening drink while looking out at the incredible sunsets.

Accommodation Features

  • Towels
  • Bathroom
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Bunk bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Deck/Patio
  • Stove
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Linens and pillows
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Desk
  • Satellite/Cable
  • BR/DVD player
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
This oceanfront glamping accommodation is equipped with everything glampers might need for an enjoyable stay. With both air-conditioning and a cool ocean breeze, glampers can enjoy year-round comfort from the hot Texan climate, while for entertainment, the rental includes a cable TV and a DVD player. The rental also features a washing machine and a dryer to accommodate for longer stays so guests need not worry about overpacking, and there is also a fully-equipped kitchen.

Outside, glampers will find a covered mezzanine area under the property which boasts an al fresco dining area and allows glampers to eat while looking out over the ocean.

Location + Surroundings

This vacation rental lies along the Bolivar Peninsula near the cozy town of Gilchrist, Texas. The unique rental is elevated and from the property, glampers can enjoy sweeping views over the glistening waters of the Gulf of Mexico, while also being located just over the street from 27 miles of pristine sandy beaches. The town of Gilchrist itself can be reached within a two-minute drive where there several shops and boutiques, and a restaurant, and the island city of Galveston is located just 30-miles away from the property.

Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge is also situated within a 30-minute drive, while it takes an hour to reach Sabine Lake and around two hours to reach the impressive Sam Houston National Forest. In addition, the city of Houston and the Louisiana Texan state line are located just over an hour’s drive away.

The nearest airport to the rental is George Bush Intercontinental Airport, located around 90-minutes away.


General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Boating/Sailing
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Water sports

This vacation rental is perfectly located for an idyllic beach getaway. Guests need only cross the road to reach 27 miles of unspoiled, sandy beaches, and long days can be spent walking up and down the coast, playing and bathing on the soft sand, and swimming in the emerald blue oceans.

Glampers can also rent boats from the Gilchrist Marina to explore more of the calming oceans. Guests should head to the Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge for beautiful walking trails among exciting wildlife, and guests can also enjoy hunting and fishing at the park, while more great fishing can be carried out at the local Sabine Lake.

The coastal city of Galveston is also a must for visitors with several amusement parks and water parks suited to all ages and perfect for a sunny afternoon. For a day trip away from Gilchrist, guests should head to the vibrant city of Houston where top attractions include visits to the Houston Space Center, the Museum of Natural Science, and Houston Zoo.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed additional charge
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy


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

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Additional Information

There is a minimum renting age of 21 years old.

Pets are more than welcome at this glamping rental for an additional fee. There is a maximum of two dogs allowed per stay.

Additional fees and taxes apply.

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