Experience Easy Living at Kathie's Beachfront Kottage - This extravagant vacation home is the ultimate embodiment of luxury, comfort, and design!Coffee Anyone? - Pull up a stool to the breakfast bar and drink a morning cup of joe. It’s a great place to plan your day’s activities, gather your wits, and get ready for more quality time!Primary Bedroom - Retire for the night after a long day at the beach in the plush king-size bed in the primary bedroom.Pure Beauty - Rich decor paired with a harmonious color palette makes the living area the perfect space to plan out your day while enjoying much-needed family bonding time.Living Area - From the large, elegant windows to the attractive furniture, you and your guests will love spending time together in this bright and airy living area.Pack and Play - Didn't quite have space for all your necessities? Don't worry, we've got you and you little one covered!Private Boardwalk - Enjoy the incredible ocean whenever you'd like via your private boardwalk. Take a night time stroll under ther stars or gather the whole group for a fun day at the beach that's just a few steps away!Every Seat is the Best Seat in the Living Room! - Whether you're watching TV or relaxing, the living room is a great place to be indoors and simply relax, catch up on your TV series and browse the web.Settle In - Everything you need in a vacation rental is provided. Settle into your home away from home and rest easy knowing everything is taken care of.Games or Grub? - The large dining room table is ideal for group meals. But it’s also the perfect spot to host a game of Go Fish or Uno with the kids.Delightful Dinner Space - Look forward to spending quality vacation time with the family and friends around the lovely dining room table.You'll Love the Kitchen's Breakfast Bar! - The kitchen bar area is just the right setting for visiting with the chef, enjoying an afternoon nibble, or just sitting and chatting.Counter Space Galore! - There's tons of space to prep any number of memorable meals.Play "Top Chef" in this Gourmet Kitchen - Who will be the "Top Chef"? Take on cooking like you never have before in this gorgeous kitchen complete with appliances and gadgets galore.Fully Equipped Kitchen - You’ll find everything you need to prepare simple snacks or full course meals for you and your guests. All you add is the food and your favorite recipes.Take Out? - Who wants take out when you can create your own Top Chef recipes right here!Luxuriate on the King-size Bed - You might find yourself drifting to sleep the moment you stretch out on the king-size bed. In the morning you’re sure to wake up refreshed and raring to go.Relax Before Calling it a Night - Whether you prefer to watch TV, read, or surf the web before turning in, you can do so while propped up on the plush pillows of the primary bedroom’s king-size bed.Primary Bathroom - The primary bathroom is just a few steps away.Unwind with a Relaxing Shower - Step into the beautifully tiled, walk-in shower to rinse off and relax before bed.Time for a bubble bath! - This bedroom includes a large bathroom with a spacious walk-in shower and deep soaking tub.Wash The Sand Away! - Look forward to washing the sand away after a long day at the beach.Take a Rinse! - Getting that early morning shower will be a memorable experience in this bathroom.Awaken Feeling Well Rested - Whether you're traveling with kids, another couple, or friends, this bedroom will delight. This room provides a wonderful relaxing place to end the day.Sleep In Comfort - Whether you need an afternoon siesta or you're ready to snuggle in for the night, you'll find these cozy beds to be just right!Late Night TV - Can’t sleep? No problem. Just turn on some late night TV and you’ll be drifting off to dreamland in no time.Pure Convenience - Each bedroom has its own bathroom so there’s no hassling to get into the shower each morning.You Have Arrived - Welcome to your own personal paradise and enjoy a vacation fit for royalty!Second Living Area - With a second living area, there is more than enough space for everyone to lounge in comfort.Relive your adventures in our spacious living room! - Bring the whole gang together in our spacious, modern living room. Relive the adventures of the day, or plan out tomorrow's!Stretch Out and Relax! - Afternoon nap? Why not?! You are on vacation after all!Look Forward to Family Time - From an epic game night to delicious meals, spending quality time with loved ones around the dining room table will result in the best vacation memories!Family Meal Time! - Lasting, cherished memories are made during family meals. Create memories over a homemade meal.Double Duty - After the dishes have been cleared, the dining table can easily double as a game center. Bond with family over a friendly game of Uno!Ready. Set. Relax. - Your vacation starts the minute you step inside Kathie's Beachfront Kottage. Enjoy!Second Bedroom - The second bedroom is a welcome retreat for a second couple or any children who may accompany you to Kathie's Beachfront Kottage.Rest Easy - Whether you're sprawled out on the bed watching TV or dozing beneath the gentle whirr of the ceiling fan, you'll find it easy to rest up for your next day's adventures.Guest Bathroom - Everyone will be able to get ready to start the day in record time—no lining up to take a shower!Ample countertops - Plenty of countertop space means everyone has room for toiletries without being cramped.Turn in Early, Sleep Late - The bedrooms are so charming and the beds so spacious, we don’t blame you if you decide to climb under the duvet early and sleep in. Then again, isn’t that what vacations are for?Catch Up On Your Beauty Sleep - This bedroom is very restful, you will be tempted to turn in early and sleep late. And why not--you're on vacation, after all!Relax and Enjoy It - Enjoy a nice long soak in this beautiful tub.Convenience Guests Appreciate - The presence of multiple bathrooms is a convenience guests will appreciate. No waiting in line!Kid Rooms - The bedrooms with two beds are fabulous for the young ones. The flat-screen television means they can watch a nighttime show before bedtime.More Bathrooms - With multiple bathrooms, there is enough space without waiting and lots of privacy.Washer and Dryer - Feel free to pack light! With the convenience of a washer and dryer, you won't have to worry about overstuffing your suitcase on this vacation!Elevator - Tired of trecking up and down the stairs? Just take the elevator here in Kathie's Beachfront Kottage to your floor and you'll be there in no time!In the Swing of Things - Sitting on the porch swing with your morning coffee or a late-night glass of wine is a magical way to start or end your day.Ready. Set. Relax. - Your vacation starts the minute you step inside Kathie's Beachfront Kottage. Enjoy!Fresh Air - The deck is the perfect place to sit outside and enjoy the crisp air. Grab a book, a drink, or a friend and just relax!Fresh Air - The proch is the perfect place if you want to sit outside and enjoy the fresh air. Make some drinks, get the crew and really enjoy yourselves on this vacation!A Deck That Does It All - There's enough space on the deck of Kathie's Beachfront Kottage for a leisurely morning yoga session, sunbathing, or just lazing in the shade with good company.Sip in Splendor - In warm weather Kathie's Beachfront Kottage’s balcony is sure to be a favorite spot for savoring your morning coffee or enjoying cocktails as the sun sets.A Few More Feet! - The ocean awaits! Since only a short walk separates you from the fun of the beach, why waste any time?Dine Al Fresco - Bring dinner outside and enjoy it in the fresh air.Welcome to Kathie's Beachfront Kottage! - Once you arrive at this beautiful home, you may never want to leave!Made in the Shade - The covered patio is a great spot to enjoy the outdoors while staying removed from unwanted pests or direct sunlight.Slosh Off The Sand - Thanks to the beachside showers, you can rinse off the sand and salt water before heading back to Kathie's Beachfront Kottage.Beach Fun - Enjoy some fun in the sun while spending quality time with friends and family!Welcome to Kathie's Beachfront Kottage! - From the moment you pull into the driveway, you’ll know that you’ve booked your vacation stay someplace special.Beautiful Beaches Await You - Kick your shoes off and enjoy a stroll along the gorgeous coastline as the waves tickle your toes.Get Ready to Be Spoiled! - Everything about Kathie's Beachfront Kottage is aesthetically pleasing. From the large, elegant windows to the handsome, high-quality furnishings, this beautiful home was designed with your luxury in mind.Beachside Village is filled with upscale beach homes with a charming pastel color palette.Enjoy the beach at Beachside Village with the beach access points. Located near town, but on the West end, this community has a great location!Welcome to Beachside Village! We're sure you'll love your stay here!

Kathie's Beachfront Kottage


4.62/5 (27)


4.62/5 | 27 reviews

Spectacular, beachfront home, 10 minute drive to nightlife and restaurants

5 BR | 4 Full Baths | 1 Half Bath | Sleeps 14 | Beach View

Galveston, TX


Property type

Beach View


Gulf Front


Private Elevator


Where you'll be


Kathie's Beachfront Kottage is a spectacular, luxury home is near to town, but in the beautiful gated community of Beachside Village.  Only about a 10-minute drive to town, nightlife, restaurants, yet secluded on the Beachfront. This very large home faces ...
Kathie's Beachfront Kottage is a spectacular, luxury home is near to town, but in the beautiful gated community of Beachside Village.  Only about a 10-minute drive to town, nightlife, restaurants, yet secluded on the Beachfront. This very large home faces the Gulf of Mexico and has unobstructed views in both directions with a private beach walkover! Kathie's Beachfront Kottage has 5 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. The home is designed with two separate living areas which makes it perfect for two families sharing the home.

This home has an open living/dining/kitchen floor plan on the main living level.

The first living area features two large sofas and ample seating for up to 13 guests. The large dining table will seat 8-10 and seating at the kitchen island for the rest of the gang. The kitchen area is spacious and is outfitted with up-to-date everything. Anything you can think of to prepare all kinds of meals, snacks and beverages as you enjoy both inside and outside living. The kitchen has a dishwasher, oven, and large frig with an ice maker.

The main level living area has a 60"" TV with a sidebar and mini frig. Walkout onto the enormous deck and enjoy the waves and the water view!

The primary bedroom features a king bed, TV, en suite bath with a separate tub and shower. The 2nd primary bedroom also has a TV, deck access, with en suite bath that has a tub/shower combo. The third bedroom has a twin/twin bunk plus a twin/full bunk (room sleeps 5), bath with a full tub/shower combo.  The fourth bedroom is a bedroom/office with a queen sleeper (on first floor of the home). The fifth bedroom has a queen bed, TV,  ensuite bath with a separate jetted tub and step-in shower. The upper-level living room features a queen sleeper sofa, Large TV, sidebar and mini frig for easy access to cold drinks.

Beachside Village is one of Galveston's most popular and newer upscale neighborhoods, with picturesque, idyllic, colorful, coastal homes, all on stilts and all built with strict Victorian-style architecture. Beachside Village is close to town and all that Galveston has to offer - only a short ride to Schlitterbahn, Moody Gardens, The Historic Pleasure Pier, Historic Strand and Postoffice Districts.

Ryson partners exclusively with Gulf Coast Concierge to make your time on the island unforgettable! Gulf Coast Concierge understands it's the little things that count. Create your own adventures with beach gear and golf cart rentals, a sunset cruise or a bonfire and smores on the beach. Gulf Coast Concierge also offers fishing charters, photo sessions, and a variety of in-home services. If you can dream it, we will do our best to make it happen!

All Ryson properties are non-smoking.

Sorry, pets are not allowed at this home. If needing a pet-friendly vacation rental, please check out Ryson's pet-friendly vacation rentals.

It is recommended to review Ryson's Packing List when planning your vacation. If there are any questions, please contact us.

Events, parties, or guests attending prom are prohibited at this home, as well as any type of large gathering with guests not listed on the reservation's Guest Registration or exceeding the maximum occupancy. These provisions are strictly enforced by Ryson Vacation Rentals, and GARM (Galveston Association of Rental Managers) security. If any questions, please contact Ryson.

This vacation home should accommodate up to 4 vehicles to be parked at the property. Carpooling is highly recommended. Vehicles should be parked in the driveway or designated parking space. At no time should any vehicle be parked on lawns, yards or dune. Many HOAs do not allow parking for trailers, RVs, boats, etc. Please contact Ryson with any questions.

Beachside Village Community is a quiet residential neighborhood, and quiet hours are enforced between 10 pm and 8 am.
Weddings, prom or large gatherings of any kind are not permitted in Beachside Village.
Most houses allow up to four vehicles to be parked at the property, but some properties may not be able to accommodate this maximum. Carpooling is highly recommended. Vehicles should be parked in the driveway or designated parking space. At no time should any vehicle be parked on lawns, yards or dune. Overnight parking is not allowed at HOA Sales Office, and overflow parking is only permitted along the North side of Sea Butterfly, West of Grand Avenue. Beachside Village HOA does not allow parking for trailers, RVs, boats, etc.
These provisions are strictly enforced by Ryson Vacation Rentals, and Beachside Village HOA charges fees for non-compliance

Elevator is available for adult guest use - helpful for those with limited mobility or to carry up luggage and groceries.

Outside/exterior security surveillance is present at this home for the security of the home and our guests.

Even if listed as a provided amenities, Ryson is unable to guarantee specific cable package, network or channels or cable and internet signal quality and cable may not be available on all TVs.

All reservations require a completed Ryson Rental Agreement, and the agreement holder must be at least 25 years of age to rent this property and provide a valid ID at check-in. Check-in time is 4 pm and check-out time is at 10 am.

Monthly rentals are considered in the off-season - Winter Texans, snowbirds, retirees, corporate stays, medical professionals, university students and plant workers are welcome. Extended stays or monthly rentals require a stay of 30+ nights, and these reservations are tax exempt. This is an immediate savings of 15%! Although most extended stay reservations are between the middle of November through February, extended stays may be considered anytime between Labor Day and Memorial Day. Extended stay reservations may not be placed online, but a Ryson Vacation Planner would love to answer any questions you may have and help you reserve your extended stay.

Ryson, established in 2006, is the largest local vacation rental provider on Galveston Island, offering close to 300 vacation rentals, including Ryson's Luxury Collection, in-house maintenance, housekeeping, inspection, laundry and property management. Ryson’s team of Vacation Planners are Certified Tourism Ambassadors and more than happy to work with guests interested in renting multiple homes, as they offer expansive local knowledge and know Ryson's vacation homes.

GVR # 05929

Where you'll sleep

Primary Bedroom
King Bed
2nd Bedroom
King Bed
3rd Bedroom
Double/Single Bunk Twin Bunk
4th Bedroom
Sofa Sleeper
5th Bedroom
Living Room
Sofa Sleeper


Beach View
Beach Front
Beach Access
Ocean Front
Gulf Front
Property Features
TV (s)
Smoke Detector
Linens Provided
Private Entrance
Fire Extinguisher
Air Conditioning
DVD Player (s)
Wireless Internet
Washing Machine
Living Room
Iron & Ironing Board
Grill - Charcoal
Outdoor Shower
Private Elevator
Hot Water
Dishes and Utensils
Coffee Maker
Ice Maker
Mini Fridge
Bath Towels Provided
Jetted Tub
Nearby Activities
Medical Services
Miniature Golf


Reviews and guest comments are collected from verified guests that have filled out a survey regarding their stay or provided a review via a third party booking site.

Thomas R.
Verified Guest Comment

Great location. Lots of room for 4 couples.

Verified Guest Comment

Larry O.
Verified Guest Comment

Check out all the kitchen supplies, don't assume there is not what you need. You just need to open all the amazing storage cabinets and drawers.

Leslie K.
Verified Guest Comment

Tv didn’t work upstairs. House smells of mold. Bunk bed I ladder is broke. Master bedroom stinks...

Tv didn’t work upstairs. House smells of mold. Bunk bed I ladder is broke. Master bedroom stinks of mold and water stains on ceiling. Shower head in master bedroom broke. The living room down stairs stinks of mold horribly. No Trash can liners.


Important things to know



Check-In: 4:00 PM

Check-Out: 10:00 AM

Minimum age to rent: 25

Pet policy: No Pets Allowed

  • 46+ Days Prior to Arrival, 30% is due at the time of Booking.
  • Within 45 Days Prior to Arrival, 100% is due at the time of Booking.
  • Arrival window within 30 days or less, all payments are non-refundable.
  • Arrival window is within 31 days or more, a partial refund of 50% will be provided.