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 primary 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 just a quick walk from beachfront rental!
Summer 2021: 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; Primary 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: 1 house away from neighborhood access
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.
|Thanksgiving||4||11/21/2021 - 11/28/2021|
|Christmas/New Year||3||12/13/2021 - 01/01/2022|
|Spring Break||7||03/04/2022 - 03/20/2022|
|Memorial Day||3||05/26/2022 - 06/02/2022|
|Labor Day||3||08/29/2022 - 09/05/2022|
|Thanksgiving||4||11/20/2022 - 11/27/2022|
|Christmas/New Year||3||12/20/2022 - 01/01/2023|
At the broker's discretion, a refundable security deposit may be required for any reservation. Security deposits are required for all April and May rentals.
Rates fluctuate with demand and aren't finalized until you book your reservation. 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. The travel insurance and pet fee (if not traveling with your pup) are optional and can be removed before payment is submitted.
Linens and towels are included with every reservation. Review our Things to Bring guide for other included supplies.
|Smart TVs||7-night stays June 3rd – August 19th 2022 (Friday arrivals only)||7-night stays June 4th – August 20th 2021 (Friday arrivals only)|
|BluRay Player||Cable/Dish TV||Central Air/Heat|
|Charcoal BBQ Grill||Covered Deck||Dishwasher|
|Open Deck||Outdoor Shower||Parking for 4 Cars|
|Picnic Table||Standard Drip Coffee Pot||Subdivision - Indian Beach|
|Washer & Dryer||WiFi||Multi-Level Decks|
All Sand 'N Sea Galveston vacation rental homes include: cable/satellite/internet TV, central air & heat, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, pots and pans, dishes, utensils and glassware.
Unique and specific equipment and/or amenities for each property are furnished as a courtesy by the owner and are not guaranteed by Sand 'N Sea.
Vista del Mar has a top notch beach location, uncrowded, not that far from Galveston, and safe from car traffic; access is just one house over. There is plenty of furniture in the living area and eating area for guests, and beds were comfortable. There is plenty of hot water and a shower at ground level to get the sand off. The kitchen is HUGE with plenty of dishes and cooking pots; only disappointment was no Insta-pot or crock pot so we had to go to Walmart in order to have dinner ready quick after a day of fun on the beach. We found lots of beach toys in the bins and the deck is well furnished. You will absolutely love the full wall of floor length windows. SandnSea has never failed to provide wonderful, very clean homes and we will only rent from them for our Galveston stays!- Velma S , Posted: 08/28/2021
Vista del Mar is a wonderful beach front property for multiple families. Large, well- appointed kitchen and dining areas provide great space to cook and entertain. The living room is big, bright and comfortable. All the bedrooms are spacious and there are plenty of spots for guests to spread out, play games (the house has a HUGE inventory), read a book (which comfy chair do I sit in today) or lounge on the deck to watch the waves. Beach access is 1 house over and there are tons of beach toys available for the kids to play with. Only a few things worth mentioning that could influence my decision to book here again. This house moves...a lot. You can especially feel it from the top floor and it's enough to wake a light sleeper. The washer and dryer are older with smaller capacities and very loud. They do work great though. The drive is a mix of concrete and rock so wearing shoes when you head down is a must. The amazing deck seems to have just been redone and we found a good number of nails in the rock under the house - watch those feet and tires! Overall, this is a fantastic property and you won't regret staying here. We had a wonderful time.- Jena W , Posted: 06/05/2021
Great beach location. Comfortable layout. Convenient to grocery and a handful of restaurants.- James R , Posted: 03/24/2021
This was a great house for our family. Very comfortable and had everything we needed. Loved it!- Jeri F , Posted: 10/13/2020
The property was nice, very spacious. It could have been cleaned a lot better as their was sand in the showers. Floors could have been cleaned better but overall. Very spacious for my family.- Lorene C , Posted: 09/22/2020
The master showers are extremely small, the owners need to replace the BBQ grill, the Wi-Fi did not work the entire time. The location is fantastic & the views are amazing.- Craig W , Posted: 07/25/2020
Very comfortable, beachfront house. Well stocked kitchen.- MYRA W , Posted: 07/04/2020
The common areas are perfect for meals and playing games. The deck is perfect because it can fit everyone, the chairs are comfortable, and you’re in the shade at the end of the day. In the morning the outdoor table is perfect for coffee and breakfast in the shade and enjoying the breeze and sound of the ocean! Perfect layout!- Lorraine M , Posted: 06/20/2020
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