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August 22-31(SALE)Book 4 nights Get 5th Free! Beach, Fishing, Relaxing on Canal

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom 2 Full Baths Sleeps 10

Perfect Canal Home for a getaway! Stay in this updated, exceptionally clean and well equipped home. Jamaica Gem sleeps 10 comfortably, all in beds. Upstairs Setup - Two large bedrooms, Bathroom. Full Size Washer/Dryer in Laundry Room, Kitchen & Dining Area Living Room has comfortable sofa with ottoman and chair. Large flat screen Smart TV with Comcast Cable including HBO, Blue Ray/DVD Player. Free Wifi. Dining Table with 6 chairs and extra chairs to seat 10 in total. Bedroom One has a King Size, Twin and 32 inch TV. Bedroom two has a Queen, Twin and 32 inch TV. Bathroom has Jetted Tub and large tiled walk in shower. Downstairs is a separate entrance. Setup is 2 Bedrooms and Bath. Bedroom 3 has a Queen bed. Bedroom 4 has one full and one twin, perfect for kids. Bathroom has large tile walk in shower. Outside enjoy a large fenced yard with tropical plants. Picnic Tables on Lower Area and Upper Deck. Pergola with patio seating area. Boat House with lift. Bring your poles and fish off the boat dock or bulkhead. Use the new gas grill for BBQ. House Linens and Beach Towels for 10 provided. Don't worry if you forget something there are many conveniences close by. Seven Seas Grocery is 1/2 mile west and offers some of the best steaks to BBQ around. It also has some cute souvenirs. Less than 5 minutes away is a Valero Gas Station, a Hardware Store that will even sell Beach Toys, Subway Sandwiches, Sno Cones and much more. The Beach is Calling you and its less than one mile from this Jamaica Gem! Come and enjoy :)


Property Manager
Sheila Macpherson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

About Sheila Macpherson

We have been long time residents in the state of Montana. For several years we have been visiting Texas family and have just been falling in love with the Jamaica Beach area! In 2014 we decided we wanted to spend extended time in this area and found our Jamaica Gem. We will now be able to spend time with all our family in both states. We look forward to sharing our home with you in hopes you will make great memories on your Jamaica Beach Vacation!

Sheila Macpherson purchased this house in 2014

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Jamaica Beach in Galveston

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Parking is limited to 4 vehicles
  • Be kind to neighbors no excessive late night noise
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Both Bathrooms have great all tile walk in showers
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • All Bedrooms are very spacious with closet space in each room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Some of Last Years Comments from the Guest Book, What was fun? Fun & Sun at the Beach, Best Time Fishing Off the Dock with Kids, Wedding at the Beach, Seafood & Swimming, 28th Wedding Anniversary Took Our Boat Fishing, Lone Star Bike Rally with Family and Friends, Great Time! Great Location! Wonderful Spot! Clean!!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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August 22-31(SALE)Book 4 nights Get 5th Free! Beach, Fishing, Relaxing on Canal
average rating of 4.9310346 based on 29 reviews
Buna, TX
5

Great Getaway Home

  • 5 of 5

Very nice home, well stocked for all needs in kitchen,bathroom,etc nice yard and boat slip was good for us and easily accessible. Would stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad to hear your family had all they needed for a great stay. Thanks for choosing us!
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5

Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, great location, close to Jamaica beach, community pool ($5/day/person), close enough to Galveston, but far enough away. Relaxing fishing off the boat dock. We will definitely consider staying here again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful and relaxing. Wish we could have stayed longer.

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved our stay. Plenty of room and well kept property. Would definitely recommend everyone to stay there.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Homer,N.Y.
5

Clean, Relaxing and Fun!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Jamaica Gem! The moment we arrived, we checked out the bedrooms and discovered every room had a very comfortable and ample environment. We enjoyed the dockside fishing and crabbing. It was nice to have access to the washer and dryer and we did not want for anything. The owner was very diligent when responding to our questions and needs. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you got to spend time with Family! Thanks for taking such good care of Jamaica Gem. Great Guests from Homer NY!
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5

Nice home with all the neccesary ammenities.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a wonderful time staying at Jamaica Gem while in Galveston. It was our first time on the island and I am so glad we chose to stay in the Jamaica Beach area. It is perfect for families as it was close enough to the town and attractions of Galveston, but far enough away from the crowds to feel relaxing. It was very convenient to be able to drive onto the beaches there. We also enjoyed being able to fish and crab from the dock of the Jamaica Gem. We would definitely recommend this home!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Parents, Kids and Grand Kids = Great Trip! Thanks for staying :)
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5

Thanks for sharing your home with us.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always a pleasure to have your family as guests of Jamaica Gem!
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Location

Nearest Airport
51 Miles
Houston Hobby Airport
Nearest Ferry
16.5 Miles
Galveston Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
11.8 Miles
Moody Gardens Golf
Nearest Motorway
13.5 Miles
Interstate 45
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Nate's Westend
Nearest Beach
0.86 Miles
Jamaica Beach
Car: recommended

A vacation of Beach Fun is less than 1 mile from this Canal Home! You are welcome to bring your boat and launch a minute away at neighborhood boat ramp. After a day of fishing in Galveston's West Bay known for Redfish, Trout and Flounder enjoy the ease of using our boat house with lift. If you don't have a boat there are plenty of close guides to help you out, just ask and we can help with finding one. Sparkling New Pool and kids playground a quick walk away. Visit local attractions; Moody Gardens which houses a 10 story rain-forest, one of the world's largest aquariums, I MAX Theater, Spa and Resort Style Municipal Golf Course. Schlitterbahn a year round Water park is the ultimate family destination. Check out live shows at the 1894 Grand Opera House. Take an excursion through historic district and tour one of the mansions that are open to the public. Explore the shops and art on the Strand. Museums. Enjoy a 2.7 mile Free Ferry that offers a tour of the Intracoastal Waterway where you can see dolphins playing. Don't forget the Seawall. Over 10 miles of continuous sidewalk lining the Gulf of Mexico. Great for Bikers, Walkers and Joggers. This is where you will find Pleasure Pier Galveston's newest amusement park with rides and games. Tons of Restaurants for families and adults too!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Jamaica Beach, Texas Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£841
for 3 nights
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£245
£1,576
£5,010
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £38.78
Damage Deposit £271.46

Manager'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.
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