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One Block to the Beach Two Blocks to the Pleasure Pier

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View from Bernardo de Galvez
Pleasant Gulf breeze most of the time
Upstairs Floor Plan
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Overview
5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
15 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Recently remodeled 107 year old five bedroom home in the middle of the Island and all the action. One block to the beach, a little over two blocks to the Pleasure Pier and one block from the luxurious, historic Galvez Hotel. You can pay a fraction of what the hotel guest pays and use the same beach they use. The bathrooms are all beautifully tiled and the kitchen will accomodate the chef who wants to prepare exotic meals. Many of the Islands most popular restaurants are within easy walking distance, as are liguor stores, bars and plenty of shopping. Fishing piers are within easy walking distance, Beach Central park is 1/2 block away, Galveston Duck tours are a block away, the bycicle and surf board rentals are down the street and you are on the bus line so that the down town Strand his...Recently remodeled 107 year old five bedroom home in the middle of the Island and all the action. One block to the beach, a little over two blocks to the Pleasure Pier and one block from the luxurious, historic Galvez Hotel. You can pay a fraction of what the hotel guest pays and use the same beach they use. The bathrooms are all beautifully tiled and the kitchen will accomodate the chef who wants to prepare exotic meals. Many of the Islands most popular restaurants are within easy walking distance, as are liguor stores, bars and plenty of shopping. Fishing piers are within easy walking distance, Beach Central park is 1/2 block away, Galveston Duck tours are a block away, the bycicle and surf board rentals are down the street and you are on the bus line so that the down town Strand historic district, Moody Gardens, the Water Park and all the Island tourist attractions are accessible without getting into your car. The house has five bedrooms with sleeping space for 13 if you count the downstairs couches. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
3 Full baths
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About the Owner
Rudy S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2014
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Terrific house, perfect for our 4 families. Nice walk to the beach, Murdoch’s and the Pleasure Pier. Easy drive to Moody Aquarium, local shops. Super kitchen, nice front porch.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank 711mjh
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Omg it was our first family trip and we loved this house so much. Everything was lovely. If you have a big family and want to go on vaction and stay in one house this is the house to be. We loved it. First time...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank BrittanyJhuanae
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

This great old gal of a house is located very conveniently to the Beach, Pleasure Pier etc., and is spacious enough for a large group --- 11-13 if you include younglings. However, we were disappointed at the lack of cleanliness --- I have read previous...More

Date of stay: July 2017
2  Thank Culture700274
Rudy S, VR Owner at One Block to the Beach Two Blocks to the Pleasure Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

We appreciate your observations although we don't think the other reviews are as critical of the house on the issues you mention. Apparently the cleaning people "confronted" your daughter when you were leaving It wasn't the manager and we apologize if the cleaning crew was...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: July 2017
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: December 2016
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Hot Tub
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Porch
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the most active mid area of the Island. One half block from Beach Central Park, One block to the beach and the Seawall, Two + blocks to the Pleasure Pier - walk to the some of the Island's most popular restaurants. Near convenience stores and liguor stores and shopping. On the bus line so that anywhere on the Island is accessible without a car...use the same beach as the Historic Luxuious Galvez Hotel guests use.Two off street parking space and many street parking spots near the house.
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Car not needed
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