À propos de ce logement
New Listing! Restored historic home, 4 bedroom, 2 bath, sleeps up to 12 guests. Private side yard that beckons you for morning coffee and evening margaritas. Walking distance to the beach & restaurants. The perfect vacation retreat!
*FEATURED PROPERTY: SHORT TERM RENTAL OWNER’S ASSOCIATION OF GALVESTON (STROAG) 2016 TOUR OF HOMES
The Historic 1876 Lubbock house is a bright, breezy, well decorated vacation getaway. After a concierge check-in with our property manager, a Certified Galveston Tourism Ambassador, we hope you enjoy our historic home! Built circa 1876 by Texas Governor, Francis Lubbock, this charming home is located in the heart of the East End Historic District! Lubbock House has been completely renovated, with original hardwood floors, high ceilings and a fully appointed kitchen including marble counter tops and a subway tile back splash. There are 3 bedrooms upstairs; 2 master bedrooms with king size beds and a third bunk room with 3 sets of XL bunk beds. Downstairs there is a room with a day bed and a trundle bed located underneath, that when raised can be combined to make a king size bed. Everything about the decor of this charming home harkens back to it's historic island roots!
The tropically landscaped, private side yard has a comfortable dining area...beckons you for morning coffee and evening margaritas.
Rates: 2 week rates available. Monthly rates also available January, February, April, May, September, October, November & December. Please reach out for more details.
This home is one block from some of the locals favorite restaurants....including Sunflower Bakery & Cafe, The Original Mexican Cafe, Mosquito Cafe & Pattycakes Bakery. It's across the street from the charming Darragh park, with access for our guests. An easy walk to the historic downtown Strand with many shops and restaurants and the seawall, including Murdoch's & The Pleasure Pier.
The East End Historic District (including this home!) is a designated National Historic Landmark and has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1976. The close proximity to restaurants, the beach, island attractions and the historic nature of this home make it the perfect vacation spot!
For more information about our recommendations for Galveston attractions and restaurants, please visit our website, which you'll find by searching for Oleander Island Properties LLC.
*Member property: Short Term Rental Owner's Association of Galveston (STROAG) To learn more about STROAG, please visit their website!
Keywords: Galveston, historic, quaint, cozy, cottage, bungalow, restful, seawall, pleasure pier, private
Accès des voyageurs
Guests in this historic home have access to the entire house, as well the charming side yard.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
We have local property managers, Tony & Ron (Certified Galveston Tourisim Ambassador), who will check you in and out during your stay. They are available during business hours for routine questions and 24 hours for emergencies.
Arrival: Please call (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) or (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) when you are driving over the causeway/bridge/ferry so that we can meet you at the property for check-in. Check-in time is at 4:00 pm. Check-out is 11:00 am. If you need a different check-in or check-out time, please let us know at check-in and we will attempt to accommodate your needs.
This is the contract we ask our guests to sign upon check in: RENTAL TERMS
MINIMUM RENTAL AGE: We rent only to responsible adults over the age of 25. At check-in, the renter must present a valid photo ID. The renter must be present at check-in, at check-out and reside at the property during the entire stay. We do not rent to prom groups.
MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY: Strict city ordinances regarding occupancy apply to the property. Occupancy at our properties is limited to a maximum of: six persons (Cottage on 14th, Gulfview Retreat, Sandy Feet and Sugar Shack, per unit), eight persons (Sunny Daze) and 12 persons (Lubbock House). This includes infants and children. No exceptions. Your deposit will be subject to forfeiture if you exceed maximum occupancy on the property.
MINIMUM STAY: The minimum stay is two nights. Minimum stays on Bike Rally and Memorial Day Weekends are three nights.
RESERVATION CONFIRMATION: Non AirBnB renters; once a reservation request has been received, the dates will be temporarily held for five days. Reservations will be considered confirmed upon receipt of an email stating that the renter has read and agreed to the rental terms and the security deposit. Reservations not confirmed within five days will be cancelled. AirBnB renters: Reservations will be considered confirmed once we have accepted your reservation request on AirBnB.
SECURITY DEPOSIT: The security deposit is equal to one night's rent. An inspection will be conducted before renter's arrival and upon renter's departure. Security deposit is returned provided there has not been damage to the property, missing items, violations of the rental terms nor has the home been left excessively dirty. Non AirBnB renters: Security deposit shall be made via personal check drawn from the renter's bank account. The security deposit check will be returned, uncashed, at check-out provided the above conditions are met. AirBnB renters: Security deposit shall be paid via the AirBnB reservation system. Renter's credit card is authorized, but not charged. The credit card authorization by AirBnB is released 48 hours after check-out provided the above conditions are met.
PAYMENT: Non-AirBnB renters; The full rent, plus applicable cleaning fee, is due at the time of check-in, payable in cash only. We do not accept checks or credit cards for payment of rent or cleaning fee. AirBnB renters; the full rent, plus applicable cleaning fee, is due at the time of reservation, by credit card only.
PETS: With prior approval, renters may keep dogs at the property. No animals other than approved dogs are allowed on the property. Please clean-up after your dog. You are liable for any damage or messes your dog causes. Your rental deposit will be held to cover any expenses associated with pet damage or messes.
CHECK-IN/CHECK-OUT: Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. If you are going to be later than 4:00 p.m. please let us know ahead of time, so that arrangements can be made. Please call (phone number hidden) or (phone number hidden) when you are driving over the causeway/bridge/ferry so that we can meet you at the property for check-in. Check-out is 11:00 am. If you need a different check-out time, please let us know at check-in and we will attempt to accommodate your needs. If you check out late, you will be charged an additional night's rent.
BE A GOOD NEIGHBOR: Please be respectful of the neighbors in the area, most of whom are full-time residents. Read and adhere to the guidelines spelled out in the Good Neighbor Brochure. This is not a party house. We don't allow any loud parties, loud music or violations of ordinances and laws. If the police are called to the property during your stay, renter and guests are subject to immediate ejection from the property, at the discretion of the property manager, 24 hours a day. Violations of any of the rental terms may subject renter and guests to immediate ejection from the property. If this occurs, no refunds will be issued, all payments will be forfeited.
CLEANING: We charge a cleaning fee as follows: $65 (Cottage on 14th, Gulfview Retreat, Sandy Feet and Sugar Shack, per unit) $85 (Sunny Daze) $125 (Lubbock House). Please leave the property in the same condition you found it in at check-in.
PARKING: Parking is limited to street parking only. During weekday business hours (M-F, 8-5), parking in the East End Historic District requires a parking pass. We will provide up to 6 parking passes for your stay. Cars not displaying these passes are subject to parking tickets which will be the responsibility of the renter. Failure to return the parking pass will result in a $250 fee per pass, which will be deducted from your deposit.
SMOKING/ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES: Smoking is STRICTLY prohibited anywhere on the property. Deposits will not be refunded if there is any evidence of smoking. Any use or evidence of illegal substances anywhere on the property is strictly prohibited, and will result in loss of your deposit and immediate ejection from the property.
CANCELLATIONS: Cancellations made more than 30 days prior to your check-in date will receive a full refund of any monies paid. Non AirBnB renters: Cancellations must be made by an email to (email hidden) There will be no refunds for reservations canceled less than 30 days prior to check-in date. Air BnB renters: Cancellations made more than seven but less than 30 days prior to your check-in date will receive a 50% refund of any monies paid. Cancellations must be made through the AirBnB system. There will be refunds for reservations canceled less than seven days prior to check-in date.
For all renters: While we will work hard to address any problems in a timely manner, there will be no refund for problems related to appliances, plumbing, electricity, mechanical failure, utility failure or circumstances which are beyond our control. We do not refund for any inclement weather, unless there is an official evacuation order by the City of Galveston or Galveston County. In the event of an evacuation order, there will be a refund for 1) the specific days the order is in effect and 2) any subsequent days where storm damage prevents occupancy.
PROPERTY DAMAGE AND LOSS: We are not responsible for losses, damages, or injuries incurred by renters, their guests or their property or pets. Renters are responsible for loss, injuries or damage resulting from intentional acts, gross negligence, accidents by renters or their guests, or damage or injuries caused by any approved or unapproved animals on the property. We are not responsible for any personal items left by renters or their guests.
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OUR GOAL IS TO MAKE YOUR STAY WITH US ENJOYABLE, SAFE AND RELAXING.
WE LOOK FORWARD TO HAVING YOU AS OUR GUEST!
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As a native Texan, I grew up on Galveston's beaches...love the island! My husband and I own two vacation rental homes on the island: Sugar Shack on the Gulf and 1876 Governor Lubbock House.
Our dedicated property managers are Tony and Ron. Tony will be your main point of contact before the arriving on the island. Ron, a certified Galveston Tourism Ambassador, will take care of you once you're on the island, including a concierge check in & out and being available during normal business hours for any questions you may have during your stay. They live across the street from our Sugar Shack on the Gulf home, providing easy access for questions!
As well, Tony and Ton are available 24 hours for true emergencies.
We pride ourselves in delivering a quality product at a fair price, with excellent customer service! It's our goal to earn an all five review from every guest. If you find anything about our property not meeting your expectations during your stay, please let us know immediately, we'll make it right. We want you to have a relaxing, stress free vacation!