Galveston Beach House and Vacation Rentals

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Make Galveston your next getaway

Unlock coastal bliss and a warm-weather adventure with Galveston vacation rentals. An island getaway might not be what you think of when planning a trip to Texas, but Galveston (and Galveston Island) offers a special brand of relaxation and some of the freshest seafood you've ever had. Famously vibrant and family-friendly, head off to the races toward amusement parks, thrilling fishing charters, and stunning coastal scenery on your next trip to the Texas Gulf Coast. 

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House rentals

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Popular amenities for Galveston vacation rentals

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Galvestonian 710
0 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

Galvestonian 710 - Galveston, TX

$157 avg / night
Maravilla Condos: Cove by the Seawall
1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 6

Maravilla Condos: Cove by the Seawall - Galveston, TX

$110 avg / night
Seascape Condos: An Ocean Breeze #2323
2 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 8

Seascape Condos: An Ocean Breeze #2323 - Galveston, TX

$183 avg / night
Beach Oasis
2 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 8 (4 Adults Max)

Beach Oasis - Galveston, TX

$224 avg / night
Pointe West Resort: Treasure on the Beach
2 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 6

Pointe West Resort: Treasure on the Beach - Galveston, TX

$235 avg / night

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Recent Galveston guest reviews

Best place for a family reunion!! Plenty of room. Love the swings on each level. So relaxing!!
schwan d. | May 2024
We loved our stay! The place was clean and bright. Decorated so cute. It had plenty of cookware and other extras. It felt very home-like and cozy and so relaxing! Will definitely go again.
Jennifer P. | May 2024
Loved being able to watch and hear the waves from the porch
Nancy H. | May 2024
Galveston vacation rental FAQ

Yes, 116 of our Galveston homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).

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Yes. 317 of our Galveston vacation rentals have internet access, so you can stay connected throughout your trip.

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Some of the most popular amenities in our Galveston vacation rentals include:

Our standard check-in time is 4:00 p.m., and the check-out time is 10:00 a.m. Some exceptions apply—after you book, you’ll find check-in and check-out details in the Vacasa guest app or your Trip Manager.

Absolutely. Our local Galveston team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.

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No worries, plans change. Read over our cancellation policy for more information. And if you currently have a Vacasa reservation for Galveston, log in to Trip Manager to see options available for your specific trip.

Book confidently. Stay comfortably.

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Professional cleaning

Explore our Galveston, TX, vacation rentals

Gear up for a vacation to remember with a Galveston beach house rental. This Texas city's motto is "It's island time," and when you book a relaxing stay along Galveston’s sparkling shoreline, you’ll see firsthand it doesn’t disappoint. Sandwiched between Galveston Bay, West Bay, and the Gulf of Mexico, you can enjoy convenient access to a pristine shoreline, oceanfront entertainment, coastal nature preserves, and the area’s assortment of waterways.

Between water sports in the Gulf of Mexico and touring through each fun-filled pyramid at Moody Gardens, your beach trip will be a hit for all ages. No matter your interest, you can choose to spend your day on amusement park rides on Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, or hit downtown to enjoy art galleries, museums, and the opera house. If you need a break from the bustle, or are hoping to take advantage of the area’s incredible fishing, look no further than beautiful Galveston Island State Park.

Where is Galveston, TX?

Galveston Island is parallel to the Texas coast, deep in the heart of south Texas. When you stay in one of our Galveston vacation homes or condo rentals, you'll be about 50 miles from bustling Houston, TX, surrounded by gorgeous Galveston Bay to the north and the equally scenic Gulf of Mexico to the south.

Things to do in Galveston, TX

Galveston boasts beautiful beaches, a variety of cultural attractions, and fresh, delicious seafood. As far as filling your itinerary, it’ll only be a matter of where to start first. 

What is Galveston most known for?

Galveston, Texas is known for its stunning Gulf of Mexico beaches, fresh seafood and fishing opportunities, its exciting Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, and as a popular snowbird destination. For easy family fun, with access to the beach and city, book a vacation home and explore all the Texas Gulf Coast has to offer.

Galveston in winter

Like the migratory birds fleeing from cold winter weather, many people have made it their yearly routine to flock to Galveston in the winter. You too can deem yourself a "Winter Texan" and enjoy your very own vacation rental in Galveston while you're at it. With year-round sun and a low annual temperature of 65°F, you won't need anything more than a blanket to keep warm while you sleep. Is this starting to sound like heaven yet?

When you're looking for a comfortable and conveniently located Galveston beach house rental or condo, look no further. Plan a getaway to sunny, laid-back Galveston and discover the benefits of island time today.

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