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La Petit Maison, is a waterfront two-story cottage near Kemah,TX

People3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

A small waterfront cottage on Galveston Bay

Charming second floor bedroom with a king-sized bed, vanity and desk.

Two high def, flat screen televisions and HD DirectTV receiver, Blu-ray DVD player with Netflix movies.

Second floor Bedroom has a balcony with a view of Galveston Bay.

Main floor, overlooking brick courtyard, has a TV/sitting area.

Kitchen area has a dishwasher, full range, microwave, disposal, and full-sized refrigerator with ice maker.

All dishes and cooking utensils are furnished.

Cot or portable crib available for small child.

Bathroom with shower.

WiFi broadband access to the internet.

Swimming and fishing (from 200′ pier).

Boat mooring (can accommodate 30 – 35′ boat).

Three miles south of Kemah, Texas, 18 miles north of Galveston, Texas and 35 miles south of Houston, Texas off IH-45 south.

More Details

Owner
Donald (Don) Greenstein
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2018

About Donald (Don) Greenstein

Don and Nancy Greenstein: We are an educated and retired (33 years married) couple that live year round in the main residence on the property. Don is a native Houstonian whose family summer vacationed in the Galveston Bay area since the 1950s, Nancy is a retired business-owner from Ft. Wayne, IN. We have lived in the Galveston Bay area together for many years. The area is private, romantic and relaxed; the climate is semi-tropical with warm bay breezes year round. We enjoy boating, dining, golfing and family activities on the property and on Galveston Bay.

Donald (Don) Greenstein purchased this cottage in 1996

Why Donald (Don) Greenstein chose Bacliff

Don is a Houston native and has vacationed in the Bacliff/Bayview/Kemah, TX area all his life. I love the area's climate, water entertainment access and relaxed style of living. The seafood dining in the area is unmatched in the state of Texas. The productivity of offshore fishing in the Gulf of Mexico off the Galveston coast is unmatched in the U.S. The South Texas coast is the premier site saltwater entertainment mecca of the Houston area and South eastern Texas. This property has the best view (270 degree) of the Galveston Bay and the Houston Ship Channel that runs though it. Annually, on Fridays in the months of June and July there are waterfront hour-long fireworks displays that are visible from our waterfront decks. The wildlife (sea gulls, pelicans, porpoises) behavior displays from our decks are phenomenal.

What makes this cottage unique

There are only a few waterfront locations to stay on Galveston bay: ours is one of the most popular in the area. It is competitively priced and combines privacy, seclusion and cozy accommodation for a weekend get-away for busy working couples, honey-moon and anniversary couples either for short or extended stays. The panoramic views of Galveston Bay are exclusive to this property. We have operated this vacation rental for ten of the fifteen years we have lived here to rave (mostly five-star) reviews from locals and out-of-town travelers alike.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Bacliff in Galveston County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • resort ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • First floor private bathroom and includes a sink, lighted mirror, small shower and commode. All linens and necessities (soap, paper, towels, bath mats, bath robes and washcloths) are included for bathing and grooming.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Charming second floor bedroom with a king-sized bed, vanity and desk. Two high def, flat screen televisions and HD DirectTV receiver, Blu-ray DVD player with DVDs and Netflix movies (upstairs bedroom only). Bedroom has a balcony with a view of Galveston Bay.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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La Petit Maison, is a waterfront two-story cottage near Kemah,TX
average rating of 4.76 based on 25 reviews
5

Wonderful girl weekend!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was perfect for our girl weekend getaway. We had plenty of privacy and really enjoyed our stay. We had everything we needed including plenty of towels. Even though we weren’t able to enjoy it much due to weather, there was a private deck/patio for us to use. The property is beautiful and owners very nice! Would recommend for anyone staying in the area.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mary Ann, We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Please visit us again, and maybe the weather will be warmer. Don and Nancy
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5

Very nice property to just get away

  • 5 of 5

We needed a place to stay while we closed on our house and we landed here. Great location and very comfortable to stay. Can’t beat the view. Would highly recommend for anyone who just want a relaxing place with a killer view. Thank y’all so much for everything.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Wally. Good luck to you and your family in your new home. Don and Nancy Greenstein
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

House is beautifully decorated, plenty of space to live in, everything well thought out and taken care of, and the view is incredible! Thank you for sharing your piece of paradise!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for visiting LaPetit Maison. Please come back and stay with us again. Thanks, Con and Nancy
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4

I enjoyed my stay at the cottage.

  • 4 of 5

The views were gorgeous. House allows easy access to the water for a quick swim. As well as the area is filled with many local restaurants and entertainment. Thank you for a great July 4th weekend. I will plan to book house again in near future. Perfect for a getaway, close to city.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Tasha, Thank you so much for staying at La Petit Maison. The 4th of July is the very best weekend of the year. Please do visit us again. Don and Nancy
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5

Private, clean, great owners!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent our anniversary weekend here. It was very cozy and private with a wonderful, relaxing view! We had a minor issue with our dog who we brought along, and Don and Nancy were so sweet and understanding!! We're already looking at the calendar for our next stay.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Julia, Thank you so much for your kind review. We were happy to have you visit our cottage. We look forward to your next visit. Thanks, Don and Nancy
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5

Perfect cozy cottage for 2!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I really loved the stay. Very cute and private. We plan to stay again sometime.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We look forward to your return visit. Don
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Houston Hobby
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Noah's Ark
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Boliver Ferry
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Green Caye
Nearest Train
28 Miles
Houston
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
SH 146
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
La Brisa's Restraurant
Nearest Ski
0.01 Miles
Galveston Bay (water)
Nearest Beach
18 Miles
Galveston
Car: recommended

NASA's LBJ Space Center and Space Center Houston (Space themed amusement park) are within fifteen miles north and west on NASA Road One. The Galveston beaches and the Gulf of Mexico are eighteen miles south of our location. The Texas City Dog Racing Park are ten miles south on IH 45.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Bacliff, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£235
for 2 nights
From
£118
From
£142
Fri,Sat
£689
£1,824
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £19.12

Rates for extended periods beyond one month are negotiable. Call for details. All rates are subject to change until reservation confirmed.

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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