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Spacious apt near Kemah,Texas;Bay views; fishing off the pier, WiFi, Cable, Pool

Shared pool right on the bay! Fishing Pier available. Close to Kemah Boardwalk
10 reviews
Shared pool right on the bay! Fishing Pier available. Close to Kemah Boardwalk
Spacious apartment with queen size sleeper sofa
Temperpedic top queen size bed
twin bunk bed - sleep with the mermaid watching guard!
Spacious living quarters with large screen flat TV
Dining table with 4 chairs. A smaller table nearby with 2 stools
Lovely bathroom area with shower
Another view of the bath area
Fuzz ball machine for your evening pleasure
View from the window of the Bay
Enjoy the shared swimming pool at the bay. Enjoy fishing at the lighted pier
Shared swimming pool with view towards the Houston terminal
Desk for your computer or just to write a note to your friends. Free WiFi
You will enjoy preparing your meals in this kitchen
Full size refrigerator and oven with microwave to make meals easy to prepare!
Fully stocked kitchen to prepare your favorite meals
Splash pad in La Porte, Texasw
nearby Kemah Board walk
Playground at the splash pad at La Porte, Texas
Kids playing at Sylvan Beach in La Porte, Texas
Nearby Sylvan Beach and Playground - Free; no admission required!
Sylvan Beach - 1 mile to Docs Quarters near Kemah, Texas
Outside picture of the owner's home and partial picture of studio apartment
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Kemah, Texas
Docs Quarters near Kemah is a 14 minute drive to Kemah Boardwalk; a 10 mile drive to Nasa Space Center. Sylvan Beach in La Porte is 4 minutes (1.7 miles). Galveston beaches are only a 40 minute drive.

This spacious guest apartment located on top of the owners garage is next to the upper Galveston Bay area only 8 miles from Kemah Boardwalk. The owners garage is used for storing a rarely used vehicle so garage noise should not be an issue for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. The owner's property has a private fishing pier and shares the swimming pool. The apartment is a 1 minute walk to the Bay with wonderful views of the ocean!

Sylvan beach is only approximately an 8 minute drive from the guest apartment to soak up the sun and sand!

Ships coming and going from the Houston Port can be easily seen from the pier or from the swimming p...
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About the Owner, Yolanda L
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jan 2015
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 7 properties
Interaction with guests
We provide a hands off approach but are available 24/7 should you have any questions. Your privacy will be respected.
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Excellent - based on 10 reviews
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Management response:

Thank you so much for posting a lovely review! We hope you come back and enjoy the fishing off the pier!


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Covington, Georgia
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

My children & I thoroughly enjoyed our 3 night stay at Docs Quarter. The studio apartment was perfect for us with the twin bed, the Queen bed, and the pull-out sleeper sofa. It was a great place to come back to & relax after a day spent exploring the Houston & Galveston areas. The dock into the bay and the...

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Thank you for the lovely and well appreciated review! We hope you visit us again!


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Algonac, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed 10 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

My family stayed at Doc's Quarters June 28- July 3. We're a family of three and it was absolutely perfect for our needs. The quarters was very well maintained and very clean. The pool was great and the fishing from the pier was too! The homeowners were very friendly and showed us Michiganders some true Southern hospitality. If we ever...

Management response:

Thank you for the lovely review! We will hope to meet more Michiganders. We really enjoyed meeting your family and very pleased you enjoyed our apartment.


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Our policy does not allow us to rent to single adults under the age of 21 nor do we allow large parties that would disturb the quiet atmosphere. The age policy exception can be...
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    1 Twin
    1 Sofa
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18 Mar 2018 -
29 Mar 2018
2 nights
30 Mar 2018 -
1 Apr 2018
2 nights
11 May 2018 -
13 May 2018
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning Fee: $62 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Lodging tax: 13%
Deposits: No damage deposit is required.

Prices are subject to change.

Half is due at booking and the remaining amount is due 30 days prior to checking in.

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Payment Options: Discover, Mastercard, Personal Check, Visa, American Express
Other Fees: Cleaning fee 45.00

100% refund (less booking fee) for cancellations made 60 days prior to check in.
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About the neighbourhood
The guest home is located above the owners garage in a quiet residential neighborhood that is located in the older part of La Porte, Texas. Views of the bay can be seen from the windows. The owners rarely use the garage and your privacy will be greatly respected!

You will enjoy sitting at the pier and watching the ocean ships travel to and from the Houston ship channel while listening to the ocean waves crashing against the bulkhead! Enjoying the pool while viewing the bay is a must!

Sylvan Beach is only 2 miles away. Nasa Space Center is 10 miles from the apartment! And many Houston museums, shops and so much more are available at the Kemah Boardwalk and Houston.
Getting around
8- 10 minute drive gets you to the Kemah Boardwalk and NASA Space Center!
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Hobby Airport: 39.0 km
We are located at the upper part of Galveston bay along the Houston ship channel route. Near hwy 146 with its quaint shops and local seaward atmosphere. Seabrook, Kemah, and La Porte have a historical story to tell being old cities situated along the Texas gulf coast. You will enjoy being among the locals!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.7 km.
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