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Beachside re-modeled condo, sleeps four. Stunning views from private balcony!

People5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio with 2 Queen Beds, full kitchen, spacious bathroom.

Recently Remodeled without the rate increase! Ready to unwind and get rid of that stress in beautiful Port Aransas, Texas? Well, imagine yourself enjoying a good cup of coffee in the morning on a private balcony with breathtaking Gulf Views! Now is your time to relax in one of 2 on-site pools, while your children enjoy the playground close by. Our efficiency comes with 2 queen beds, full kitchen, wireless internet service, cable TV., and again, beautiful Gulf View with a private balcony! The picture really does not give justice to the incredible view. The grounds are immaculate with tennis courts, recreation areas, children's playground, BBQ Pits, paved walkways to the beach and parking right at your door. Just a short trip into town for great dining and shopping. We look forward to you enjoying Gulf View efficiency as much as we do!

'The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul.'

If you would like to book this unit and find it does not accommodate your schedule, please view our other island condos. Need 3 condos near each other, for different parties...we got you covered!

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If you love the coast and need more room, please view our 4 bedroom house in Royal Sands on Mustang Island,

www.vrbo.com/143230

If you love the coast and the complex of Island Retreat, please visit our 3 bedroom penthouse with breathtaking Gulf Views!

www.vrbo.com/1094526

If you want to get away from the Beach, we own two fantastic properties in Colorado.

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You will love this property, with fantastic mountain views in beautiful Pagosa Springs, Colorado.

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COPA# 248300

More Details

Owner
Natalie and Patrick Maxwell
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 May, 2018

About Natalie and Patrick Maxwell

We live in Austin, Texas and found ourselves escaping to Port Aransas every chance we got. Since we enjoy it so much, it made sense to purchase our own piece of Paradise! Once we saw this unit, the view sold us and the pictures don't really do it justice. We are so pleased to be able to share our paradise with you and know you will enjoy it as much as we do!

Natalie and Patrick Maxwell purchased this studio in 2013

Why Natalie and Patrick Maxwell chose Port Aransas

We looked all over the island to find a condo that fit our needs. The view, private balcony and immaculate grounds primarily attracted us to this unit/complex. While looking at other complex surroundings, it was clear the cleanliness and proximity to the beach is by far superior at Island Retreat, in comparison to other complexes on the Island. I as well like the close proximity to town, but the feel of complete privacy and quiet in the unit. Once we saw this, it was an easy and immediate decision to purchase!

What makes this studio unique

Again, the view, private balcony and complex grounds make this property unique. Having a full kitchen at your disposal appealed to me as well. I love to cook and it also saves money on dining out!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Daughter and her family loved the rental and had a super time while in Port Aransas!! it was their first time to Port A and they just raved over the island community and particularly the beachfront accommodations. They said they were definitely pleased with the accommodations, the cleanliness and loved the fact they could walk to the beach!! Thank you for providing such a nice place for them as I am sure they will be returning to Port A in the future. Thank you again and have a great week!!
Aug 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio in Port Aransas in Aransas County

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Please bring your own beach towels as the unit does not provide these.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Large Double Bed
  • Please note, this is a true efficiency and not a 1 bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
If you like to fish, the ABSOLUTE BEST place to go on the island, is Woody's Sports Center. They offer deep sea fishing and bay fishing.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beachside re-modeled condo, sleeps four. Stunning views from private balcony!
average rating of 4.855769 based on 106 reviews
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Perfect Spot!

  • 4 of 5

This condo was great. Close to the beach. Great view from the balcony. Had a slight glitch with the TV, but the owners got it resolved quickly. Still a lot of construction going on as the area continues to recover from the hurricane last year, but that didn't bother us. Will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Room was everything as described, We had a wonderful time, and understood the repair work that had to be done during the stay, We will be back again. Thank you for a wonderful stay. Mike and Kristine Zartman

  • Review Submitted: 10-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for booking with us! We are happy you had a great time and enjoyed the condo as much as we do!
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5

We had a fantastic time!

  • 5 of 5

Worth it — Can’t wait to go back!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello, Ahron! We are so pleased you enjoyed our condo. We look forward to your next visit:)
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5

This is a PERFECT place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely condo with everything you need . Gorgeous view off the balcony. Close walk to the beach! Can’t wait to return!!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello, Sally! Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed the view and proximity to the beach. You are welcome back anytime:)
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We had a relaxing vacation

  • 4 of 5

Our stay was quiet and peaceful even though there was construction going on in the area.

Port Aransas is working its way back from damage from Hurricane Harvey. Our unit 132 is quite relaxing with the view over the Gulf even though the weather didn't permit as often as we would of liked. That's weather! The room was clean as usual and ready for occupancy.

Joe and Connie

  • Review Submitted: 10-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really enjoyed having you back again this year! Glad you had a nice time!! See you next year!
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5

Beautiful quiet place

  • 5 of 5

Loved this efficiency. Clean and fully stocked. Great view from the balcony.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay. We really love the view from the balcony as well. It is a very relaxing condo.
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Location

Moby Dick's
Not Expensive, No water view but the food is good, Kid Friendly, Fun Atmosphere
Virginia's On The Bay
Not expensive, Great Food and Great Atmosphere on the bay with water views!
Texas State Aquarium
Amazing!
USS Lexington
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Corpus Christi Airport
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Port Aransas Ferry
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Newport Dunes
Car: recommended

Recently Remodeled! Port Aransas is a small island community with miles of great beaches! Just a short ride into Corpus Christi to visit the USS Lexington, Texas State Aquarium or Schlitterbahn Waterpark (coming soon!). The island has great restaurants, shopping, deep sea or bay fishing, miles of fantastic beaches and Newport Dunes Golfcourse!

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £37.13
Damage Deposit £185.65

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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