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sandy feet's SandBox Inn of South Padre Island, TX

  • Entry and Dining Area
    Entry and Dining Area
    Entry and Dining Area
    Designer Kitchen
    living room with otter
    loft bedroom - one view
    loft bedroom - another view
    Property description
    South Padre Island
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    Spacious beachside vacation rental (2BR/2BA, 1500 sq. feet) owned and operated by internationally-known master sand sculptor Lucinda 'sandy feet' Wierenga. Eclectic 'beach shack chic' accommodations feature a pool table, an upright piano, wooden floors, handcrafted driftwood furniture, and a cook's dream kitchen. Two big decks and large, airy common area make this a great place for gatherings. The back deck overlooks a lush tropical garden and sand sculpture gallery and practice area. Amenities include wifi, sandcastle lessons and full access to all the owner's beach toys, sandcastling equipment and several musical instruments (including a guitar and a decent uke).

    The back deck offers guests morning sunshine, butterfly and hummingbird-friendly blooming trees, and...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • Deck
    • Dishwasher
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shared Yard
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Ask
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Listing #FKN2389545 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
    Default - - 2 nights
    $190
    $190
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    Fall 2 Nov 30, 2014 Dec 21, 2014 2 nights
    $135
    $150
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    Christmas Dec 22, 2014 Jan 3, 2015 3 nights
    $225
    $225
    $1,200
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    winter Jan 4, 2015 Feb 28, 2015 2 nights
    $130
    $150
    $800
    $2,000
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    Fees
    • Cleaning fee: $100 / stay - Fee
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Cleaning/linens fee goes up to $125 if there are more than 6 people or you are bringing a dog.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: BRO or HRL: 18.6 mi
    Pick up groceries and other supplies on the mainland (Port Isabel) for better selection and prices.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
  • About this property
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GinayMich...
Puerto Escondido
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 for a stay in October 2014

A group of us went to Sandcastle Days the first weekend of October. The weather was perfect, the sandcastles amazing and The Sandbox the perfect place to stay. Started out as 4 friends going and quickly grew to 7 (all single). the owner, Lucinda, answered every email promptly and was very gracious about our growing number of folks. Layout: Upstairs... more

Pistol33
Kingsville, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Excellent location for the beach just a walk away. Great accommodations and great atmosphere! Enjoyed the time we spent there and the kids loved the pool table! more

Gilley200...
Hot Springs, Arkansas
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
33 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
1
person found this review helpful

This is no cookie-cutter property. It is large, quirky and very, very comfortable. The kitchen is very large and well-equipped for a long stay. There are spices and condiments on hand that kept shopping down a bit. There is also a nice grill on the back deck as well. We liked the assortment of furniture spread around the place. There... more

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Listed since : Feb 2010
Response Rate: 55 %
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Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
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