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Walls of windows, a huge deck, panoramic beachfront Gulf views, hardwood floors and an open living & dining area are just a few of the features that make this spacious Galveston vacation rental home the ideal choice for your next visit to the island. Three bedrooms and two full baths on the main level easily accommodate a variety of groups - from couples to multiple families - while the master suite is a secluded retreat with a private deck on the upper level. No thru-streets and no public beach access points make this two-row-deep Indian Beach neighborhood ideal for families and relaxed beach-goers. Speaking of sand, salt, and sea - the beach is only a few steps away at this beachfront rental!
Summer 2020: Available for arrivals/departures on Fridays only (7 night stays)
Bed Sizes: 2 King, 1 Queen, 1 Trundle Bunk, 1 Pyramid Bunk Trundle, 1 Queen Sleeper Sofa
Ground Level: Parking for 4 cars; No Finished Patio; Charcoal Grill; Picnic Table; Outside Shower
Main Level: Living Room - TV/DVD/Queen Sleeper Sofa/Gulf view; Kitchen - stainless steel appliances/granite countertops/counter seating for 5/Gulf view; Dining area - 1 table seating 10/Gulf view; 3 Bedrooms: 1 bedroom (King) - en suite full bath/shower only; 1 bedroom (Queen) - deck access/Gulf view; 1 bedroom (1 Pyramid Bunk + Twin Trundle, 1 Twin Bunk + Twin Trundle); 1 full bath; washer/dryer; partially covered deck
Upper Level: Loft - overlooks living area; Master Suite (King) - full bath/separate shower/tub/closet/double vanity/private deck; partially covered deck
Features include: 2 Levels of Decks (partially covered); Central A/C & Heat; multiple TVs
Beach Access: Cleared path
Distance from Downtown Galveston: 17 miles
NOTES: Check the amenity list to see all amenities for this property.
Even when provided, Internet Access/Cable/Dish/Telephone service can be unreliable on West Galveston Island. We apologize, but Sand `N Sea cannot guarantee that these amenities will be working during your stay and is unable to offer refunds for disruption of these services.
All Sand 'N Sea vacation rentals are non-smoking properties.
Sand `N Sea Properties offers vacation rentals on West Galveston Island - beachfront, canal and bay front homes - as well as real estate sales in Galveston's Historic Districts, on the beach and everywhere in-between.
|Season||Start Date||End Date|
|2021 Spring Break||03/05/2021||03/21/2021|
|2020 July 4th||06/29/2020 - 07/10/2020|
|2020 Labor Day||08/31/2020 - 09/07/2020|
|2020 Lone Star Rally||11/05/2020 - 11/09/2020|
|2020 Thanksgiving||11/22/2020 - 11/29/2020|
|2020 Christmas/New Years||12/14/2020 - 01/01/2021|
|2021 Memorial Day||05/27/2021 - 06/03/2021|
|2021 July 4th||06/28/2021 - 07/09/2021|
|2021 Labor Day||08/30/2021 - 09/06/2021|
|2021 Lone Star Rally||11/04/2021 - 11/08/2021|
|2021 Thanksgiving||11/21/2021 - 11/28/2021|
|2021 Christmas/New Years||12/17/2021 - 01/01/2022|
Memorial Day: 3 night minimum
Spring Break: 7 night minimum
Peak Season: 7 night minimum
Labor Day: 3 night minimum
Thanksgiving: 4 night minimum
Christmas/New Year: 3 night minimum
A refundable, cash security deposit is required for all April and May rentals.
At the broker's discretion, a cash security deposit may be required.
The Total Rate includes all applicable taxes, standard fees, travel insurance, pet fee (if property is pet-friendly) and a non-refundable $50 Reservation Fee. Linens and towels are also included, and standard beds are made for your arrival. The travel insurance and pet fee (if not traveling with your pup) are optional and can be removed during the reservation process.
|Smart TVs||7-night stays June 5th – August 21st 2020 (Friday arrivals only)||BluRay Player|
|Cable/Dish TV||Central Air/Heat||Charcoal BBQ Grill|
|Covered Deck||Dishwasher||DVD Player|
|Outdoor Shower||Parking for 4 Cars||Picnic Table|
|Standard Drip Coffee Pot||Subdivision - Indian Beach||Washer & Dryer|
Enjoyed our stay with 4 young adult kids. Great location and beautiful view from living area. Nice open floor plan with plenty of privacy in 3 separate bedroom areas. Well stocked kitchen and comfortable deck furniture. Would recommend replacing sofas in living room due to significant staining on the upholstery such that we covered them with sheets during the stay, and the home interior could use some fresh paint. But these were minor issues. Most furnishings were very nice. Overall would stay again.- Lisa H , Posted: 05/27/2020
You responded quickly to the smell in the frig. Smell was gone by the time most of family arrived. Thank you for the quick service & response.- Donna G , Posted: 11/18/2019
this house fits our family- fred u , Posted: 07/20/2019
This was our second time to stay in Vista del Mar. It's a wonderful house with plenty of room for a big family. Being just steps from the beach was so convenient!- Gloria M , Posted: 07/03/2019
Beautiful house. Had everything you need in kitchen. Deck needs work but overall great. Ridiculous policy about not making up the bunk beds. For price all beds should of been ready.- Gayla M , Posted: 06/15/2019
Hello Gayla - We are glad you loved your stay! We apologize for any inconvenience with the bunk beds. Unfortunately, insurance restrictions prohibit our housekeepers from physically putting the sheets on bunk or sofa beds, but we are happy to supply the set of freshly laundered sheets! We look forward to welcoming you back to the beach again soon!- Sand 'N Sea Properties, Posted: 06/17/2019
Outstanding view but don’t walk barefoot on the porch splendors.. the outside could use a fresh coat of paint. But inside is perfect.- Norman R , Posted: 04/24/2019
There is no room in the bunk room for the trundles to be used, but they can be pulled into an open space.- Nancy S , Posted: 11/26/2018
It was a wonderful weekend in a lovely home. It was stocked better than any other house we've stayed in - and since this was the 11th year that our group has done this, we have stayed in several. We had no complaint about the house. Thank you.- Sue R , Posted: 10/29/2018
The outdoor area is shaded from the sun but not a cover from the elements. It rained on our weekend stay, and we would have still gone out and listened to the rain and waves out on the porch if it had been covered. Also, when we left, it was raining and going up and down the stairs in the rain was a bit precarious. Also during our stay, the dishwasher did not work. Someone came to look at it and tried to fix it, but it still would not run properly. The dishes were still dirty and the soap hadn't fully dissolved when the load was finished. Who wants to hand wash dishes on vacation?!? Lastly, upstairs there were dead bugs all along the lower border of the sliding door. The rest of the house was clean, the kitchen was otherwise well stocked, and the bed arrangements were convenient for three families with kids. Also, the check-in and -out process was easy and convenient. Thank you for allowing early check-in when it's available.- Mayra P , Posted: 10/02/2018
We appreciated your understanding, as we have to wait for the replacement part for the dishwashwer. We apologize that this unexpected maintenance issue arose during your stay, and appreciate you letting us know so we could get it addressed!- Sand 'N Sea Properties, Posted: 10/03/2018
Vista Del Mar is a very good beach house for a large family or group with its open kitchen, dining area and living area; plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms; and easy access to the beach. Two areas for improvement. (1) The refrigerator required three days to cool down to a temperature cool enough to keep meats at a safe temperature. When the cleaning crew cleaned the refrigerator, they apparently left the door open too long. (2) The AC filters were filthy and had not been changed in many months. After we changed the filters, the AC worked much better.- Victor B , Posted: 08/18/2018
My favorite so far that we have rented from Sand 'N Sea.- Sharlett D , Posted: 08/13/2018
We have been using Sand n Sea for over 20 years. Always has been good experience!- Sherry W , Posted: 07/21/2018
House very nice, very open with plenty of room. Kitchen was fully stocked and beds were comfortable. The only thing I would recommend is better chairs for the balcony the ones that are there are not very comfortable to sit in.- Julie H , Posted: 03/15/2018
Wonderful Open floor plan in Kitchen and dining room. Excellent Beach view. Definitely Large-Family Friendly.- Robyn W , Posted: 01/03/2018
Perfect! My family that included a7,5,4,3 year olds 6 adults lived the house and th location!!!!- Jan B , Posted: 08/12/2017
Great floor plan, well equipped, great beach!- JoAnne M , Posted: 07/31/2017
Vista Del Mar
If I could buy this beautiful house, I would! My stay there with 3 dear old friends was perfect.- Blanche T from Houston, Posted: 05/30/2017
Property was very comfortable & relaxing with plenty of space & well supplied kitchen. View of beach & beach access were perfect. Linens for bunk beds were supplied but not on beds which was a challenge for lady over 70 sleeping in lower bunk. Property location very convenient.- Carolyn S , Posted: 05/15/2017
Property was very comfortable & relaxing with plenty of space & well supplied kitchen. View of beach & beach access were perfect. Linens for bunk beds were supplied but not on beds which was a challenge for lady over 70 sleeping in lower bunk. Property location very convenient.- Carolyn S , Posted: 05/12/2017
Very comfortable home- Shannon L , Posted: 04/18/2017
Great views from the main living room and master bedroom. Well stocked. Best house we have rented in Galveston over the past 5 years of renting houses there. We will definitely be back.- Chip E from Houston, Posted: 04/17/2017
The openness of the entire living room / dining room/ kitchen...and windows...great view. The balcony..did not have bird poop...so...we got to enjoy that too.- Katherine S , Posted: 04/17/2017
We enjoyed the property. Kitchen was very well stocked. Only complaint would be that there is really not enough room to use one of the trundles in the bunk room.- Elizabeth H , Posted: 04/10/2017
This was a perfect house for a family vacation! The view is absolutely beautiful of the water! The house is lovely and very comfortable! The kitchen was well supplied. Beds and linens are so comfortable. The house is about a mile from a small grocery store which was so convenient.!- Carolyn from houston, Posted: 08/09/2016