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Castaway Cottage

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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Galveston, Galveston Island, Texas
Enjoy all the pleasures of Galveston while actually being in town! This home is central to all destinations and attractions the Island has to offer. Located one block from the beach, you have front row access to the Children's Mardi Gras parade, the Motorcycle Rally, and the Independence Day fireworks display. Just around the corner from The Spot, you're a stone's throw to numerous dining options. This ideal location is the perfect starting point for families who want to explore. Only a few minutes' drive to The Strand shopping district and Moody Gardens or you can walk to souvenir shops, bike rentals or surfing instruction. And Castaway Cottage is a mere 10 min stroll to the new Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier! Pets are welcomed, ($100/dog, 50# limit, non-aggressive breeds only). Restrictions apply. The kids will... Read more
About the Manager, Ryson Vacation Rentals
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 3.9 / 5.0
Based on 181 reviews and 192 properties
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Trip20142...
Houston, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 11 August 2014 for a stay in July 2014

When picking up the keys the woman at the service desk was nothing but rude. I should have turned around at that point. We arrived to the HEAT set on 83! In July!!! Then battled roaches with two young children. I had to clean the layer of grim on the bath tub before I could clean my 2 and 4...

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Reviewed 10 January 2014 for a stay in December 2013

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Management response:

Thank you for your valuable input. At one time this property had an instructional manual for the television provided by the owner. We are working on replacing that and writing instructions for the furnace. We hope you will stay with us again and receive your loyalty discount! -Christine

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Reviewed 8 January 2014 for a stay in December 2013

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Management response:

Thank you very much for your feedback about Castaway Cottage. Ryson Vacation Rentals appreciates you taking the time to review the property. Ryson does not provide propane or charcoal for outdoor cooking; however, they are both available for purchase on the island. We hope you will stay with us again this year and enjoy a loyalty program discount! -Christine

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Ask about smoking
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
£124
US$162
£162
US$212
£815
US$1,064
£1,149
US$1,500
14 Aug 2017 -
30 Aug 2017
Off Season (Offseason 1- 2017)
2 nights
£153
US$200
£153
US$200
£751
US$980
£1,149
US$1,500
6 Sep 2017 -
1 Nov 2017
Off Season (Off Season 2- 2017)
2 nights
£153
US$200
£153
US$200
£751
US$980
£1,149
US$1,500
2 Nov 2017 -
4 Nov 2017
Lone Star Rally (Lone Star Rally 2017)
2 nights
£192
US$250
£192
US$250
£831
US$1,085
£1,149
US$1,500
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning Fee: £110 / stay - Fee
  • Reservation Fee: £66 / stay - Fee
  • Accidental Damage Fee: £46 / stay - Fee
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Enjoy all the pleasures of Galveston while actually being in town! This home is central to all destinations and attractions the Island has to offer. Located one block from the beach, you have front row access to the Children's Mardi Gras parade, the Motorcycle Rally, and the Independence Day fireworks display. Just around the corner from The Spot, you're a stone's throw to numerous dining options. This ideal location is the perfect starting point for families who want to explore. Only a few minutes' drive to The Strand shopping district and Moody Gardens or you can walk to souvenir shops, bike rentals or surfing instruction. And Castaway Cottage is a mere 10 min stroll to the new Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier! Pets are welcomed, ($100/dog, 50# limit, non-aggressiv... more
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