The beach bums have made their way lakeside! That’s right,…
Sandy Bottom16534 Mansvelt Rd, Galveston, TX 77554, USA
About this listing
Tucked into a quiet corner of the popular Jamaica Beach community, Sandy Bottom is a fun and family-friendly holiday home on the Texas coast. Surrounded by a fenced-in yard, lush green grass, and tropical palm trees, you will love spending time on the lawn or soaking up the sun on the deck. With sleeping space for up to 12 people, a charcoal grill, an outdoor shower, beach chairs, and a quick walk or drive to Jamaica Beach, you’ll have everything you need for a stress-free family getaway.
Location: Jamaica Beach, Texas
Community Amenities: Guests have access to the Jamaica Beach community pool (open Memorial Day thru Labor Day – $5 per person), and city park.
Beach Access: The Jamaica Beach access point is about a five-minute walk away.
Pet Policy: Up to 2 pets are welcome in our home with a $25 fee per pet. We ask that pets stay off all furniture, are cleaned up after in the yard, and aren’t left alone inside the home unless in a crate or kennel.
Must be 24+ to book.
Other Things to Note: The first bedroom on the ground level is not attached to the main house. Guests staying in this room must use the exterior stairs to access the bathroom.
Family-Friendly Fun in the Sun
The bright and beachy great room is surrounded by large windows that fill the home with natural light. A huge, wraparound sofa sits on a sisal rug and faces the giant 65-inch flatscreen television. Driftwood-inspired accents and ocean-themed artwork add to the coastal style. Your whole family will love this comfy room for relaxing after a day at the beach or pool, or strolling along the Strand. Glass doors open out to the sun-drenched deck with views of the peaceful neighborhood. You’ll want to sip your coffee out here in the mornings or relax with a glass of wine while you wait for the burgers to be done for dinner.
The sparkling kitchen is bright white with stainless steel appliances. An L-shaped tiered island has bar seating for four people and plenty of counter space for preparing meals and snacks. A classic subway tile backsplash, vintage-inspired pendant lights, and tons of cabinet storage make this kitchen into a streamlined yet stylish workspace.
Three Bedrooms and Two Full Bathrooms
Just off the living area are two cheerful bedrooms. The first bedroom has a flexible mix of sleeping options— with a queen-size bed and two twin-over-twin built-in bunk beds. The attached full bathroom has a tub/shower combo. The second bedroom on this level is the master suite, complete with a king-size bed set against an antique headboard made from a 100-year old Galveston door. The ensuite master bathroom has a tub/shower combo. A convenient laundry nook is also attached to the master bedroom. A third bedroom on the ground level has two twin-size beds.
Joy in Jamaica Beach
Gather the whole family together in the evenings to prepare some juicy burgers or a fresh catch on the charcoal grill for dinner. The ground level of Sandy Bottom also has a large octagon picnic table, tons of beach lounge chairs, and an outdoor shower. The fully fenced-in yard makes it safe and stress-free for families with four-legged members or small children. When your crew is ready to hit the sand, the Jamaica Beach access point is a quick walk or drive down the lane. And the excitement of the Galveston Strand and Pleasure Pier is never far from your door.
- Bedroom 1
- 1 King Bed
- 2 Guests
- Bedroom 2
- 1 Queen bed and 2 Twin over Twin bunk beds
- 6 Guests
- Bedroom 3
- 2 Twin Beds
- 2 Guests
- Common Space
- 1 Couch
- 2 Guests
- Air Conditioning
- Charcoal Grill
- Coffee Maker
- Deck or Patio
- Iron/Ironing Board
- Kitchen Stove
- Outdoor Shower
- Stocked Kitchen
- TV (Roku w/Sling TV)
- TV Cable
- Washer and Dryer
- Community Playground
- Community Pool
- Free Parking on Premise
- Smoking allowed: No
- Pets allowed: Yes
- Party allowed: No
- Children allowed: Yes
- Cancellation Policy
- All prepayments are non-refundable.
- Additional rules information
- - Payment Schedule:
50% due at time of booking. Remaining balance due 30 days before arrival. Damage Deposit:
- Must be 24+ years old to book.
- Pet friendly home for pets under 50 lbs. If over 50 lbs, please contact us. We love our four-legged friends and try to work with all of our guests.
-Please make sure your reservation reflects the accurate number of guests. Additional guests are not allowed without prior approval.
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Great place away from it all. You get to feel like your living in the Jamaica Beach community, and Galveston is only a few miles down the road. It's the kind of place I wish I lived, will be back again!
Great location. Easy to find. I loved the stylish decor. Plenty of room for larger groups. Had everything we needed. Will stay again!!!
Great place to stay. Lots of beds for a larger family. Short walk to the beach so the location was great. Overall, a nice, well maintained home.
This house is perfect for a family or group of folks. The living space is excellent and the layout is great!
Great comfortable place for a larger group. Beds were very comfortable.
Beautiful home with a nice back yard. We enjoyed staying here very much.
Like the decorations and theme a lot. Locations is convenient to get to and close to the beach. Host was very responsive to messages and requests.
Chad has a very nice beach house. We enjoyed our stay of 8 people and were very comfortable. Amenities made the 3 nights extremely live-able. The WiFi is really good too, not something you usually can depend on when staying at a new place.
Chad, We really enjoyed our stay!! The whole family had a great time. Thanks for your all your support. Regards Mike
Our stay at Sandy Bottom was really nice. The place was clean. Amenities for tea coffee, extra towels and Linen was available. Chad was wonderful with accommodating our last minute requests and checking in to see if we were comfortable. I just wish we had better weather to enjoy the beach which was a few blocks away. Thanks Chad, we will definitely visit again :)
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