USA Texas Galveston Bay Galveston Listing #52041

Shorty's Bungalow - Galveston, TX

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4 reviews
Max. occupancy: 13 2 King Bed, 2 Queen Bed, 3 Sofa Bed 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms 2 dog max 
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Dog-Friendly Home w/Private Hot Tub, Enclosed Yard, Free WiFi, Game Room, Grill

The ever-entertaining heart of Galveston awaits at this dog-friendly home! Shorty's Bungalow is the perfect home base to explore the unique city of Galveston and everything it has to offer. Plus, you won't have to sacrifice the comforts of home thanks to this well-equipped retreat. The enclosed yard is ideal for families traveling with kids or dogs; they'll be able to safely run and play without worry! The yard also features a firepit area surrounded by comfortable Adirondack chairs and a covered deck with a seating area, gas grill, and a private hot tub. You and your friends can stargaze as you all enjoy the serenity of a bubbly night in the hot tub.

The interior of this charming home also boasts plenty of entertainment options. Upon entering, you'll reach the family room with three comfortable sofas surrounding a wall-mounted, flatscreen, smart TV. The dining room is furnished with a gorgeous six-person table - ready for meals or family game nights. Then, you have a well-equipped, full kitchen boasting stainless steel appliances including a French door fridge, dishwasher, stove, oven, and a Keurig coffee maker. Right off the kitchen is a small space equipped with a high desk and two chairs plus a washer/dryer. And last, but certainly not least, the game room! This is the ultimate entertainment spot inside the home. This space features a large flatscreen, smart TV, endless board games, a dartboard, and two arcade systems that include various games like Pac-Man and Golden Tee.

This home has three bedrooms and two en suite full bathrooms. Only one of the bedrooms has a flatscreen TV, but the main bedroom has something the others don't and that is a private nook with a soothing, electric massage chair.

Nearby Services and Dining Options
Cafe within 2 miles. Casual dining within 1 mile. Dine-in restaurant within 1 mile. Gas station within 1 mile. Supermarket within 1 mile.

Places to Visit During Your Stay

AttractionDistance From Home
1880 Garten Verein1.1 Miles
Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier1.3 Miles
Galveston Duck Tours1.4 Miles
Moody Mansion1.6 Miles
Galveston Children's Museum1.7 Miles
Magic Carpet Golf4.1 Miles
Moody Gardens3.8 Miles

Things to Know
Two cornholes available
Dog-friendly for a small, nightly fee!
High-speed internet and free WiFi, perfect for working from home, distance learning, and streaming.
There are active surveillance cameras on site. Note they're only on the outside and not facing the hot tub or inside the house.
The backyard now includes a newly-installed mosquito repellent system

Parking Notes: There is a driveway for two cars on the right side and a skinny narrow driveway for two cars or you can park directly in front of the house on the street.

Water Access: It is about a 15-20 minute walk to the beach.

City/town permit number: GVR07249

You must be 21 years or older to rent this property.



Children's games

Common areas

Game room



Washer/dryer : Private

Heating & cooling

Central AC

Partial AC

Kitchen & dining








Cable : Cable One

Gaming system

Wireless router

Netflix streaming



Wide Clearance

Nearby activities & attractions

Golf Nearby

On-site activities

Hot tub : Private

Board games


Gas grill : Private


Beach towels



Enclosed yard

4 reviews

Lari O. Jul 2021
Beautiful older home, great stay.
Lauren A. Jul 2021
The house was perfect! It had everything we needed, plenty of rooms, pet friendly, great back yard with hot tub and perfect area for the kids. There is even a relaxation room!
Manager response:
Hello Lauren, we are so glad you enjoyed your relaxing stay with us!!
Sandra S. Jun 2021
Location, comfort, amenities, and a killer decoration!
Usaf J. Jun 2021
I loved the backyard, all the amenities made the stay very enjoyable.