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.Welcome to Indian Summer! - From the moment you pull into the driveway, you’ll know that you’ve booked your vacation stay someplace special.Where the Fun Starts - From the moment you arrive at Indian Summer you’ll be able to relax and enjoy your precious vacation days to the full.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.Windows Galore - The large, elegant windows allow the living room to be filled with lots of natural lighting.Family Meal Time! - Lasting, cherished memories are made during family meals. Create memories over a homemade meal.Stay Connected - With the dining table conveniently located next to all of the action, it's easy to stay engaged with friends and family while grabbing a quick bite to eat.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.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!Take Out? - Who wants take out when you can create your own Top Chef recipes right here!The Kitchen Will Bring Out Your Hidden Julia Child - Equipped with appliances, cookware, prep tools, and tableware, the open, expansive kitchen makes cooking a pleasure.Culinary Delight - When you have a gourmet kitchen, there are no limits to the meals you can prepare for your vacationing family and friends.Be Inspired to Create Culinary Masterpieces in the Kitchen - The well-appointed kitchen will turn even the short-order cook into a gourmet chef! All cookware, utensils, appliances, and dinnerware are provided.Serene Retreat - The comfortable bed in the primary bedroom is so inviting. You’ll sleep like a baby after a day of adventure!Late Night TV - The flat-screen TV in your bedroom is perfectly situated for late night viewing. Take in a few minutes of your favorite show before you drift off to dreamland.Spacious Primary Bath - This gorgeous primary bathroom has more than enough space to comfortably get ready each day!Spend Time By Yourself - The bedroom is well-suited to meet your needs for rest and relaxation.Each Bedroom Has a Private TV - Everyone will enjoy having a place they can retreat to and enjoy time to themselves. Each bedroom has a private TV and access to the Wi-Fi.Kid Zone - Kids will love this room outfitted with bunk beds. Lots of fun will be had in this bedroom.Kids' Room - Put the little ones to bed with an episode of their favorite TV show.Pure Convenience - Each bedroom has its own bathroom so there’s no hassling to get into the shower each morning.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!Treat Yourself - You work hard all year, don't settle for mediocrity! Treat you and your family to a vacation worth remembering at Indian Summer.Indian Summer - If you've been on the lookout for the perfect vacation rental, your search is over. Book this lovely home today to experience the vacation of a lifetime!Get Ready to Be Spoiled! - Everything about Indian Summer is aesthetically pleasing. From the large, elegant windows to the handsome, high-quality furnishings, this beautiful home was designed with your luxury in mind.Wish You Were Here? - You can be. Book today to reserve your preferred vacation dates!Beach Fun Finale - After a long walk on the beach, stop at the outdoor showers to rinse your feet before heading inside.You Have Arrived - Welcome to your own personal paradise and enjoy a vacation fit for royalty!Ready. Set. Relax. - Your vacation starts the minute you step inside Indian Summer. Enjoy!Indian Beach Aerial ViewIndian Beach

Indian Summer


4.79/5 (64)


4.79/5 | 64 reviews

Second row beach home, open concept living + 3 outdoor entertainment areas

3 BR | 2 Full Baths | Sleeps 10 | Beach View

Galveston, TX


Property type

Gulf View


Across From Beach


Pet Friendly


Where you'll be


Indian Summer beach house is located only steps to the edge of the water! This 2nd row beach home in Indian Beach Galveston features a wall of windows facing south for a full view of the Gulf of Mexico from both the living/dining/kitchen area and from the ...
Indian Summer beach house is located only steps to the edge of the water! This 2nd row beach home in Indian Beach Galveston features a wall of windows facing south for a full view of the Gulf of Mexico from both the living/dining/kitchen area and from the large deck that extends from end to end of the house. This home has plenty of room for 10 in the open concept configuration. Guests to Indian Summer will enjoy the large living area with functional wet bar for entertaining, floor to ceiling windows, deck access from living and bedroom - guests will see the beautiful sunrise or enjoy a sunset from the deck on the bay side of the home.

This home has high ceilings which give a very open feeling to the property. Large sectional sofa in the living area which also includes a separate seating area to quietly read a book while ocean gazing or play a game with the family at the table for four in the living area. The dining area has a large dining table with seating for 6 plus the open kitchen features a bar with seating for three. Updated kitchen with granite counters - all the necessities to prepare small snacks or a meal for a king. Enjoy your time while you are visiting the Indian Summer beach home. The primary bedroom features a king bed plus a twin/twin trundle bed with en suite bath (room sleeps 4).The second bedroom is a twin/full bunk (sleeps 3) and the third bedroom is a queen bed plus an additional twin bed (room sleeps 3). All of the bedroom areas have televisions for those who enjoy a movie before bed time or an afternoon nap.

The ground level of the home features a charcoal grill and covered area out of the hot summer sun. This home features an open outdoor shower, an enclosed outdoor shower as well as the cafe lighted ground level area. The home has three areas of entertainment for your comfort and convenience.

Newly added Cargo Lift for luggage or groceries only.  People aren't allowed on the Cargo Lift.

Indian beach is a well-established, beachside and bayside West End Galveston Island neighborhood. Indian Beach is a family-friendly neighborhood, and beaches do not permit vehicles to drive on the beaches..

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.

This home is pet-friendly. One pet is allowed. Weight limit of 40 pounds. All pets must be registered, and pet fee ($100/pet) must be paid upfront. Outside the home, dogs must be leashed at all times, and owners are responsible for picking up after dogs. Please review Ryson’s 'Tips for Traveling with Pets' for additional information.

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

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.

Indian Beach HOA does not permit vacation rental guests to use HOA amenities; guest access to pool, tennis court and fishing pier are strictly for Indian Beach residents.

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 # 04562

Where you'll sleep

Primary Bedroom
King Bed Twin w/Trundle
2nd Bedroom
Double/Single Bunk
3rd Bedroom
Queen Daybed


Beach View
Gulf View
Across From Beach
Property Features
TV (s)
Smoke Detector
Linens Provided
Private Entrance
Fire Extinguisher
Air Conditioning
Wireless Internet
Washing Machine
Iron & Ironing Board
Pet Friendly
Grill - Charcoal
Outdoor Shower
Hot Water
Dishes and Utensils
Coffee Maker
Ice Maker
Toaster Oven
Bath Towels Provided
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.

Ramona L.
Verified Guest Comment

This is a very nice comfortable property. It was very much of what we needed & we expected.

mary b e.
Verified Guest Comment

Kudos to the owners having a cargo lift. This is such a wonderful help to us older folks who have a challenge carrying luggage and supplies up flights of stairs. Would definitely choose to stay here again.

Asena A.
Verified Guest Comment

carla s.
Verified Guest Comment

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Important things to know



Check-In: 4:00 PM

Check-Out: 10:00 AM

Minimum age to rent: 25

Max pets: 1

  • 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.