Large Oceanside Cottage Rental with Lovely Beach Views on Texas' Bolivar Peninsula
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· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Barbecue
This large oceanside cottage rental is located just minutes away from the beach in Port Bolivar, on the Bolivar Peninsula in Texas. It can accommodate up to 10 guests, making it a perfect retreat for families on summer vacation or groups on spring break.
The cottage features three bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and a half bathroom. Upstairs, in the first two bedrooms, guests can rest on a comfortable king-size bed and fall asleep to the peaceful sound of the waves crashing against the shore. Kids can sleep on the pair of twin-size beds in the third bedroom, and any extra guests can stay in an additional bedroom with a twin-over-king bunk bed and trundle. Both full bathrooms come with a toilet, a sink, and a shower and bathtub combination, and the half bathroom comes with a toilet and a sink. Soft, high-quality linens and towels are provided.
In the living room, guests can kick back on the sofa and watch a DVD on the flat-screen TV, or curl up by the gas fireplace on a cool night. For foodies and chefs, the fully-equipped kitchen contains a fridge with an ice maker, a stove and oven, a microwave, a dishwasher, and a toaster. In the mornings, guests can make juice or coffee with the blender and coffeemaker. Dishes and cooking utensils are provided. There is a breakfast bar and two dining areas, one inside that can seat up to six guests, and one outside in a covered area beneath the cottage. The outdoor dining area comes with a kitchenette with a mini-fridge and a bar. Other amenities include heating and air conditioning, cable and satellite, wireless Internet, fans, and a washer and dryer.
Outside, there is a private balcony where guests can relax and enjoy the lovely views of the nearby beach and the Gulf of Mexico. On the back deck, they can lounge on the nice patio furniture and watch the sunset over the waves and palm trees, or cook a delicious dinner on the BBQ grill. In the covered space below the cottage, there is another sitting area where adults can relax and children can play. Guests will have easy access to the beach behind the cottage. Read More
- Cell service
- Lounge/Living room
- King-size bed
- Running water
- Safe box
- Bunk bed
- Outdoor furniture
- Gym/Exercise room
- Dining room
- Breakfast bar
- Dining table
- Twin/Single bed
- BR/DVD player
- Kitchen equipment
- Shared Barbecue
- Air conditioning
Guests will have direct access to the beach. They will also have access to a community fitness center near the cottage.
The cottage comes with a private balcony and an open deck with a BBQ grill. Inside, the living room has a gas fireplace, and the dining room can seat up to six guests. There is a washing machine and dryer for any laundry needs guests may have during their stay. Internet, cable, and phone services are provided.
Beneath the cottage is a covered area with parking space, another dining area, and a kitchenette.
- Laundry service
Housekeeping is included. During the winter, linens are provided for an additional fee.
Location + Surroundings
This cottage is located in Port Bolivar, Texas, and is surrounded by palm trees, manicured lawns, and pristine beaches. It is close to the shore of the Gulf of Mexico and is an hour away from Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge. Port Bolivar is situated on the Bolivar Peninsula between Galveston Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. It is less than two hours away from Houston and the closest airport is William P. Hobby Airport, which is about an hour and a half away from Port Bolivar. Read More
- Bird watching
- Water sports
Guests at the cottage are only a short walk away from the beach. Guests can spend all day swimming and surfing in the waves, or fishing and boating on the Gulf of Mexico. For more fun on the water, Galveston Bay is on the other side of the Bolivar Peninsula. The bay offers more opportunities for fishing and boating, as well as sailing, jet-skiing, kayaking, and canoeing.
Guests can visit the nearby Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge. They can walk along nature trails and boardwalks to watch birds, view wildlife like alligators, and take photos of the serene ponds and coastal marshlands. The park has three piers for fishing and boating, and hunting is allowed.
Guests can spend the afternoon in the center of Port Bolivar. Port Bolivar is a quiet beach town with lots of charming shops and restaurants. It is near golf courses and scenic nature trails, perfect for walks, hikes, and bike rides.
Additionally, guests can take day trips to Houston, one of the largest and most popular cities in Texas. Guests can go sightseeing on city tours, or catch a sports game or a live show. Couples can stroll through art galleries, museums, and boutiques in the Historic District while families can visit a zoo, an aquarium, and the Space Center.
- Check-in: 12:00 p.m.
- Check-out: 2:00 p.m.
- Infants allowed Under 2 years old
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Pets allowed
- No smoking
- No parties
- Some spaces are shared
- You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 60 days prior to check-in.
Smoking is not allowed.
Small pets are allowed for an additional nightly fee per pet. There is a maximum limit of two pets per stay. Pets must be approved by the owner before arrival.
Check-in is between 12:00 and 20:00. Check-out is at 14:00. Guests must arrive on Monday or Friday.
The cottage is suitable for family vacations and group retreats.
Rates vary by season and holidays. Additional taxes and cleaning fees apply.
Guests should be aware that Internet, cable, and phone services can be unreliable on the Bolivar Peninsula. Read more