Galveston, Texas, is having a resurgence and is once again being lauded as the ‘Playground of the South’. There are plenty of things to do, from immersing yourself in history at museums, to getting your culture on at art museums and walking along the beaches. Your vacation to Galveston will be something you won’t forget, so read on to find out about great HomeAway and Vrbo vacation rentals in the area:
The open-concept living and dining area is bright and welcoming, making you feel right at home. You’ll have a sneak peek to the gorgeous view of the sea, so definitely head out to the porch to enjoy the view in all its glory. The kitchen is bright, minimalistic, and modern. It’s also well appointed so you can cook without any fuss, so cook away while enjoying the view. The bedroom is bright and clean, with a large bed being the star of the room. The bed is comfortable with plenty of plush pillows for you to rest your weary head on. Also, wake up to the spectacular views of the surrounding area. This bedroom is bright and simply decorated, with two comfortable single beds lying perpendicularly to each other. Sleep with someone you’re close to and gossip the night away until you fall asleep. This bedroom has two single bunk beds and an extra single bed, so you can accommodate more people for your vacation. It’s comfortable and you’ll definitely sleep peacefully. Revel in this beautiful view from the porch. You can’t tell where the sky begins and where the seas end.
Contemporary Style / Amazing Views!
Address: Acapulco Village, Galveston, Texas, USA (see map)
Price: from 256 USD
Number of Guests: 12
The living room is beautiful, spacious, and vibrant, decorated with a coastal theme in mind. There’s a fireplace just in case you get cold, so if you’re prone to shivering, make use of it. This home can accommodate eight people, including some in the living room. The sofa can be converted to a bed, so extra guests can sleep comfortably. The master bedroom is bright and will definitely cheer you up. Have a relaxing night in, your back against the headboard as you watch some of your favourite TV shows. This bedroom is perfect for youngsters! It’s well decorated and comes with bunk beds so two people can easily sleep here. There are beanbags right in front of the massive TV, so they can play games and have a great time on vacation. There’s something so beautiful and aesthetically pleasing about the stark contrasts between the walls and the bold wooden floors. The bathroom is perfectly sized with a large shower, the ideal place to freshen up after a long day. The deck has a fantastic covered sitting area from where you can admire the views around you. There’s also a grill so you can have an outdoor cookout too.
Charming Canal House with Private Dock
Address: Jamaica Beach, Galveston, Texas, USA (see map)
Price: from 372 USD
Number of Guests: 8
The living room is bright and homey, making it feel as though it’s a home away from home. It’s decorated with an appropriate coastal theme, and there are plenty of seats for everyone to sit back and relax. The bedroom is beautifully bright and vibrant and has a large and comfortable king-sized bed that is perfect for sweet dreams! There’s also access to the balcony, so head out and take in the marvellous views. This bedroom is smaller than the master bedroom but it’s just as comfortable. The bed is large and plush and has plenty of pillows, so once your head hits those pillows, you’ll fall asleep instantly. There’s a covered outdoor living area, so that means you can hang out outside whether it rains or shines. There’s also an outdoor bar so mix up your own drinks, but make sure to not get too tipsy! The private pool and hot tub area is surrounded by palm trees and beautiful flowers, and there are even waterfall structures in the pool. This truly makes you feel as though you’re in a luxurious resort, so relax in style. Sit and watch the tides, or dip your feet into the water while you’re on the small deck under the home. For experienced boaters, you can bring your boat and moor it here, so you can head out into the waters to fish.
Bright & Open Jamaica Beach Canal House with Private Pool4009 Marina
This dome-shaped home is truly a piece of wonderful architecture! Staying here will definitely make for a unique and fun experience. The living room has tall ceilings and large windows that make the room spacious and bright. It’s cheery and comfortable, perfect for everyone to gather round and watch TV. There’s also access to the deck, but you can even see the great views without heading out! If you need to accommodate more people, the sofa pulls out into a queen-sized bed. But it’s still extremely comfortable, so your guests will definitely sleep well here. The kitchen may look small, but don’t underestimate it as it’s well appointed with modern appliances. There’s plenty of space to move around and it’s definitely equipped well enough so you can cook a great meal. The bedroom is spacious and there’s a huge and welcoming king-sized bed. Splay like a starfish on the bed and get some well-deserved shut-eye after a long day out. And for the kids, the sky’s the limit so reach for the stars! There are plenty of sleeping accommodations for kids so this is definitely a family-friendly home. Sit tight and swing high! This swing definitely appeals to any child or an adult who’s a child at heart. So swing along to the breeze and no one will blame you if you fall asleep.
"Surfside" - A Beachfront 3BR in Galveston
Address: Sea Isle, Galveston, TX, USA
Price: from 412 USD
Number of Guests: 9
There’s a spacious living-cum-dining area with plenty of space for everyone to sit and enjoy themselves. You’ll also be surrounded by magnificent views of the sea, so look out the windows and feel at peace. The kitchen is well appointed and it looks extremely modern, especially due to the granite tops. There are also all the necessary kitchen appliances that you’ll need to prepare a delicious meal. The master bedroom is large and bright. The bed is loaded with many plush pillows and the mattress is thick, allowing for a great sleep. This bedroom is massive and allows a whopping 6 people to sleep in it! Family vacations will definitely be a breeze thanks to this room, and all the children will be able to sleep comfortably here. There’s also a small entertainment area with a TV and games console, so does anyone fancy a game before bed? This bedroom is more coastal themed, and is extremely comfortable and bright. Any guest will fall asleep instantly in this bed after a long day of fun. The large outdoor seating area has plenty of seats for everyone, so enjoy a great meal while gazing out at the open sea. Or you could watch the sun rise while the morning breeze and sea scent surround you.
Endless views! Steps from the Ocean! Best in Galveston
Address: Pirates Beach Galveston, Texas, USA
Price: from 592 USD
Number of Guests: 18
Families who are planning to go to Texas but also want to make the most out of their staycation should consider booking a few nights at Kelly Ogansoy’s home. This spacious homestay is a bungalow type property that has everything you may need. From toiletries, freshly washed linens, to kitchenware and cookware, the house is ready for guests’ needs anytime. There are two bedrooms, great for those traveling with young kids, as well as two bathrooms for those who are coming with other couples or friends. Guests will have access to the condo facilities like the hammocks, swimming pool, a hot tub, tennis court, and bicycles for those who wish to explore the area.
Beachfront, Galvestonian voted #1 place to stay in Galveston by Trivago
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
Top guest reviewswifi was fast and there were huge flat screen tvs in both guest rooms and the living roombathrooms had wonderful amenities and bath products and kitchen was wonderfully appointedthe staff and amenities were excellent and include free breakfast pastries on the weekendamazing new and super clean condothe property was very cleanthe apartment is as advertised and was clean and well-equippedapartment was immaculate and sheets were crisp and smelled fresh and cleanthe pool is large clean and enjoyable
Host:kelly was an amazing host she was very communicative and accommodatingthank you for hosting usthefront desk staff were very friendly and helpful throughout the whole visitRead more reviewssituated away from the public beaches but close enough to drive to restaurants and entertainment
Come right down to glorious Galveston!
As you can see, Galveston has plenty of HomeAway vacation rentals with amazing views. So, if you enjoy having unparallelled and beautiful views of the ocean, you should definitely vacation in Galveston the next time you have the chance!
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