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Hunky Dory, beach cottage with a fishing fettish :

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Private fishing pier, 1 block from the house, with lights, bench, and nearby fish cleaning station
Private fishing pier, 1 block from the house, with lights, bench, and nearby fish cleaning station
Light Bright, Home Sweet Home.  Clean, Comfy and a little bit 'Campy'.  Everything's Hunky Dory!
Home sweet home.  Clean, comfy.  Recently updated.  Attention to detail.  You will love it here!
WOW!  Recently updated bathroom.  Full tub and shower.  Light and bright!
Now, this is a SCREENED IN PORCH  Dining table seats up to 6.  Hear the birds, surf, and tranquility
Fun in the sun (and shade) in the privacy of your own screened in porch.  Sea breezes.  AHHHHHH.
Fabulous HUGE screened in porch.  Perfect for enjoying the sites and sounds of the coast.
So lovely.  Just you and your family.  Fishing, bbq, beach, card games, a good book.  Life is good
cozy bungalow style beach home waiting for you to come and relax on one of two decks/screened porch
Best spot for morning coffee on the top deck.  You will love the views!
Bonus room!  With shower,  powder room, darts, washer dryer, pull out sofa. a/c,  FUN!
View of the TOP DECK and main deck surrounding front of house.  The family will love staying here!
View of Galveston bay and accessible private fishing pier  and boat launch one block from house.
5 minute walk from the house  ....or a one minute golf cart ride to the beach!
Golf Cart battery charged and ready to go.  Additional charge for the golf cart. $75/day
Everything is Hunky Dory!
View from the porch towards the bay.  FISHING!  Boating! Kayaking!  Nature! Crabbing!  FUN!
This is the fishing pier located one block from the house,there are lights and bait cleaning station
View from the second deck.
another beautiful sunset.  This photo was taken from the deck of the house.
This is what you wake up to each morning!  Front deck.  Enjoy.
PAVILION!   If you want to talk about renting this, private message me.  One block from the house.
All new bedding and mattresses
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29 reviews
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2 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Sleeps 4
Pets allowed
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Galveston, Galveston Island, Texas
A great place to getaway and enjoy what the beach has to offer. You will love the LARGE screened in porch to relax with your friends and family. Less than one block from the best fishing waters in Galveston Bay, Private fishing pier and boat launch nearby. This simple but beautiful cottage offers fantastic views of the Gulf of Mexico and a peak at the Galveston Bay from the top deck. The house is located about 3 blocks from the beach. Come listen to the peace and quiet. There is a top of the line golf cart that you can rent with the home for getting to the beach and the private fishing pier and boat launch. ($75 a day; package deals available, must be a licensed driver and willing to accept liability). There are two bedrooms upstairs. One with a king size bed and the other with a queen. The large bean bag unzips to a king mattress. Bed... More
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About the Owner, Barbara A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 29 reviews
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Jason M
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Reviewed April 9, 2017 for a stay in April 2017
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Me and my wife had the best time on our trip! The beach house was perfect everything was in perfect order and Barbara was a great host everything was recently updated and the house was perfect!! I would recommend to anyone that has plans to visit the west end of the island that you book this place to stay!! The...

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Reviewed March 19, 2017 for a stay in March 2017

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Thanks! Come back soon. So glad you enjoyed Hunky Dory.


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Waco, Texas
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Reviewed November 26, 2016 for a stay in November 2016
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Had a wonderful holiday with family at this clean and comfortable house. Close to beach and bay. Quiet neighborhood away from busy tourist spots, but close enough to get to major attractions with a short drive.

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Thank you so much. Glad you enjoyed yourselves.


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
Smoking not allowed
Pets allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
May 26, 2017 -
May 29, 2017
Memorial Weekend
3 nights
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  • Pet fee: $50 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: $100 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional fees may apply:
- Golf Cart | 75 USD per day | Golf Cart Rental

Pet fee $75
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Come to the coast to RELAX! With this beach cottage you get access to a private fishing pier! Improvements are being made to this house all the time. NEW carpeting installed this month. The fishing pier is fabulous; with lights, benches and a fish cleaning station for you and your guests to use and it's located a block from the house! The beach is about a 5 minute walk from the house. You will love staying at this house. It's all about the details...this is a very nice house. Bay Harbor is the best kept secret in Galveston. 17 miles west of 61st street off Seawall and 3 miles east of the San Louis Pass. Quaint. Quiet. Wonderful breeze. "Off the grid"; come relax and unwind. Great neighbors, even better fishing! You will enjoy the views of the Bay from the... more
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How to get there
Airport: Houston Hobby: 49.7 mi
Railway: Amtrack, Houston: 60.3 mi
Ferry: Bolliver Ferry: 19.9 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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