Welcome to the Blue Dolphin Junction in Galveston, Texas!!

Welcome to the Blue Dolphin Junction in Galveston, Texas!!

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Sep 5, 2014
Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4-6)

Are you really ready to relax and enjoy our spacious condo and the world class beaches that make Galveston famous? Then welcome to the “Blue Dolphin Junction”!

'Blue Dolphin Junction' features 888 sq feet of exquisite luxury and all the comforts of home! The Blue Dolphin has recently been updated with brand new furnishings in February of 2011. This unit is a 2 bedroom 2 bathroom unit with Huge walk-in closets in each. You'll melt into the Master bedroom's Queen bed. But wait, maybe you will also melt into a Queen size bed in the 2nd Master bedroom. We offer pullout sleeper sofa for additional guests. This unit sleeps 6 comfortably. It is a 2nd floor condo.

Now go run your hand along the cool kitchen countertops and look at the gorgeous ceramic tile floors in all baths, kitchen, living room, dining room,and foyer. Experience the spacious floor plan and professional decor. Step out onto the oversized open front balcony and listen to the sound of the surf or sit out on your balcony

The Palms at Cove View: This family oriented community, The Palms at Cove View offers a gorgeous pool, private sunbathing deck, clubhouse, and an exercise room. They truly have something for everyone. The Palms at Cove View condominiums are located about 2 blocks off the seawall on the west end.

Our condos are about 3.5 miles from Wal-Mart and Kroger for your grocery shopping needs. If you are looking for a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of Galveston.... Here we are.

Galveston: You will also stay busy during the heat of the day. Galveston offers a wide variety of restaurants, great shopping on the Strand and along the Seawall, the Schlitterbahn Water park, championship golf courses (Moody Gardens), historical tours, and a great movie theaters. The kids will enjoy various putt-putt golf, batting cages, bungee jumping and go-cart tracks.

Relax on the Beach: Our policy is simple: We want you to feel the value you're getting for your vacation dollar and be among our numerous repeat customers, and we want you to tell all of your family and friends about the great vacation you had in a Palms at Cove View property.

Our condo is on the second floor with steps to the front door.

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 0 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets welcome
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

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Welcome to the Blue Dolphin Junction in Galveston, Texas!!
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p393204
+1 832 453-5212
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

Great Vacation Condo!!

  • 5 of 5
WOW what a nice condo!!!! Very nicely decorated! Everything you need is right there from laundry detergent to paper towels. Ronda is really nice and accommodating!! The floors in the kitchen are loose but that didn't make our stay any less enjoyable! The complex is super clean and quiet! The people there are very nice and friendly. If you are planning a trip, make sure you stay here!
PS There's a really great restaurant called Shrimp and Stuff that's great! Don't waste your time at the Sunflower Cafe!
  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
business
Welcome to the Blue Dolphin Junction in Galveston, Texas!!
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p393204
+1 832 453-5212
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Jennings, LA
5

Awesome condo

  • 5 of 5
We loved the condo. It's roomy but not huge. We stayed with another family so it was nice to each have our own space to getaway at each end of the condo and we didn't have to share a bathroom as each room had their own. It came stocked with pretty much anything you would need as far as linens, cooking utensils, etc. It is also not in the middle of the hustle and bustle of Galveston but also not a far drive from most of the action or beaches.

My complaints are that the air conditioner cooled off the bedrooms nicely but the living room area stayed considerably hotter than the rest of the condo even with a ceiling fan and an additional fan running. The toilets rocked when you sat on them. The door was hard to lock and unlock. Also there were no plugs for the drains in the bathtub. We have a 1 year old and a 5 year old and the other family had a 1 year old so baths were needed. We had to use the plug from the kitchen and rig it to work but unless you wanted to wait for the other family to be done with baths this approach wasn't that great so someone had to stick a rag in the drain to stop it while taking their bath.
  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We have addressed all the issues and all is good!
Thanks!
Ronda
business
Welcome to the Blue Dolphin Junction in Galveston, Texas!!
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p393204
+1 832 453-5212
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
5

cpyhitt

  • 5 of 5
Overall great experience. House very clean, beds very comfortable, and appeal was nice. The only complaints I have was the locks on the door were very hard to lock and unlock and the cable box kept going out and we had to unplug it several times to get it to start working again.
  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Unfortunately we have no control over Comcast and their boxes!
Thanks!
Ronda
business
Welcome to the Blue Dolphin Junction in Galveston, Texas!!
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p393204
+1 832 453-5212
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
4

Great condo!

  • 4 of 5
We thoroughly enjoyed staying at this condo and will definitely come back! It is not a huge unit but the two bedrooms are on opposite ends so it gave a bit of privacy. The two bedrooms are large and have their own bathrooms which is really convenient. We stayed with another couple and their daughter and both of our families were comfortable. The unit was fully stocked with all that you would need for your visit except for aluminum foil, saran wrap, sandwich bags so don't forget to bring those with you. I just wasn't sure what I was supposed to bring! Ronda was very accommodating and let us stay as late as we wanted the last day since no one was coming after us. It was really nice to have that extra time. We drove to a nearby beach, perhaps 5 minutes away and had a great time. The location is excellent and overall I would definitely recommend this rental!
  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
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Welcome to the Blue Dolphin Junction in Galveston, Texas!!
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p393204
+1 832 453-5212
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Bryan, TX
4

Convenient condo!

  • 4 of 5
First, of all, the owner (Ronda) was lovely and sooo easy to work with. She was accommodating and let us check in early and out late as the condo was not rented on either side of our visit. She was easy to reach both via email and phone, and was cheerful and helpful every time we talked.

The condo was a great space for my young family and my brother's young family. The closets were big enough to put the pack & play in, so the baby had a little extra quiet during naptime.

Two bathrooms made cleaning up from the beach easy, as did having a washer and dryer in the condo. Bring your own shampoo/conditioner though, as there is none provided (would have been nice to have known that before). Also, be advised that the dryer takes a looooooooong time to actually get things dry (had to do multiple cycles before our towels were ready).

Many of the tiles in the kitchen are loose, as mentioned by a previous reviewer. It didn't interrupt our visit, but probably should be fixed at some point.

Otherwise, the condo was comfy, quiet, and pet-friendly. We really enjoyed our short stay! Thanks, Ronda!
  • Submitted: May 24, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Yes the floor is scheduled to be replaced after this summer season.
Thanks!
Ronda
business
Welcome to the Blue Dolphin Junction in Galveston, Texas!!
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p393204
+1 832 453-5212
Galveston Texas Gulf Coast
Coppell, TX
4

Quiet Get Away

  • 4 of 5
My friend and I were in Galveston to race the Half Ironman event. It was helpful to stay in a two bedrooms, two baths condo. There were plenty of room for our race bikes and gear.

We notified Ronda that there were some cracked kitchen tiles and she emailed promptly that the tiles will be addressed and there was no need for us to be concerned. All equipment and appliances were functional. The condo is located in a quiet, family oriented environment.

The condo was perfect for our race weekend.
  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway

Location

Activity and Interests

Car: necessary

Other Activities: Shopping, Boating, Racquetball, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Health/Beauty Spa

Availability

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Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
Sep 2 2014 - Nov 6 2014
1 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Biker Rally
Nov 7 2014 - Nov 9 2014
2 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
Low Season
Nov 10 2014 - Feb 28 2015
1 night minimum stay
$150
 

Additional information about rental rates

  • Cleaning Fee $70
  • Pet Fee $0
  • Tax Rate 15.0%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

Amenities

Property Type

  • condo

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Parking Off Street
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Iron & Board
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking On Street
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Activities Guide
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Blender
  • 4 Ring Stove

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Books

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Communal Pool

Suitability

  • alternative lifestyle
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered ...

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Town

Attractions

  • health/beauty spa
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • synagogues

Leisure Activities

  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • walking
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • hiking
  • rafting
  • tennis
  • surfing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • roller blading

Floor Area

  • 888 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom 2 - combination tub/shower

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 garden chairs

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals
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