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Gulf View Bungalow with views of the ocean and just steps to the beach.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Bungalow, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Gulf View Bungalow is an adorable 1928 home nestled in the heart of Galveston's Historic Fort Crockett area on the Seawall, located in the central area of the island. Just a block and a half from the beach, there is a great ocean view from the balcony! Easy access to all seawall attractions, either by walking or a short drive. Attractions include restaurants, shopping, fishing, bike and jet ski rentals, and the newly opened Historic Pleasure Pier! Less than a ten minute drive will get you to Schlitterbahn and Moody Gardens, as well as the Strand Historic District, which offers walkble shopping, eateries, and bars. There are many historic mansions to tour and museums as well.

Please visit our other 5 Star property, The Brown Pelican Guest House, on VRBO and Home Away at listing #418736 adjacently located to the Gulf View Bungalow. Our newest property, The Seashell House is also within walking distance and may be viewed on VRBO and Home Away at listing #509073.

More Details

Owner
Resrvation Manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation bungalow rental in Galveston Island, Texas

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1) Many Guests have remarked that they have not slept in a more comfortable bed. (1) Air mattresss single size and double size with linens are available upon advance request. There is an additional rental fee of $40.00 for more than the maximum of two guests which will be applied to the total charges for the reservation.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • 1 bicycles
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Only a block away from the Seawall and the beach and within walking distance of Shops, Restaurants, Amusements, bike rentals, surey rentals and Segway tours. The new Galveston Pleasure Pier featuring16 Amusement Rides, Midway Games, Pelican's Bag Gifts & Sundries, Lolli & Pop's Candy Shoppe, Live Music & Entertainment, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. Restaurant, Gump on the Run - Quick Service To-Go and Much More! will open this Summer 2012 just 16 blocks from the Gulf View Bungalow down the Seawall.

Reviews

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Gulf View Bungalow with views of the ocean and just steps to the beach.
average rating of 4.784483 based on 116 reviews
5

We had a wonderful time at the bungalow!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time. The bungalow was very nice and clean . Had everything we needed. Close to the beach!

Sorry I didn’t get to meet the owners though.☹️ Can’t wait to go back!

  • Submitted: 8-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful place with great location. Bill and Michael were excellent host and we will definitely be

  • 5 of 5

Bungalow was clean , cute and quaint.

  • Submitted: 26-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect weekend getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The house was so cute and perfect for two people! It’s so close to the beach and other amenities. Very convenient. The owner was very nice and helpful! We really enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: 13-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very clean and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and comfortable! Felt very safe. Bill was very friendly and helpful, was a pleasure to stay! Loved it!! Thanks again!!

  • Submitted: 11-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quaint

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. The place was clean and comfortable. It was an easy walk to the beach. The owner Tom, gave us some great tips on where to go and see.

  • Submitted: 25-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable little home!

  • 5 of 5

This was a very cheerful, well-decorated place with everything that we needed. Owner was great!

  • Submitted: 17-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Beach
1 Miles
across the street

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation bungalow rental in Galveston Island, Texas

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$122
C$751
C$2,736
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 15.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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