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Whether you are a frequent visitor to Galveston Island or perhaps you have never vacationed to this popular beach destination located just 50 miles south of downtown Houston, now is your opportunity to experience a new perspective in modern Five Star condominium vacation living located in the most prestigious luxury high-rise on Galveston Island. unlike most other Galveston condos, we have NO highway and NO seawall between our balcony and Grand Beach
As the owners of a stunning 14th floor Pompano unit, we are excited to offer our 2 bedroom / 2 bath personal vacation condo to you and your family/friends, comfortably sleeping 6 people (sleeper sofa is queen size). We are certain you will be pleased with the breathtaking views from either of our two balconies on either end of the living area. The ocean view balcony is accessible from the master and harbor view balcony is accessible from the guest bedroom. Professionally decorated, beautiful furnishings, hardwood floors throughout and brand new premium mattresses and bedding are just a few of the amenities that set our condo apart.
Just because you’re on vacation, it doesn't mean you have to give up premium entertainment or technology. You will have fast reliable 10MBS Wi-Fi throughout the condo and free resort-provided Wi-Fi in the common areas and around the pool. In the living room, enjoy our 60” HD flat screen TV with 160+ premium XFINITY X1 Entertainment channels, HBO, Netflix, ESPN, HBO on Demand, Blu-Ray DVD player (bring your favorites, enjoy ours or rent from the Red Box kiosk on-property) and for the kids (the young ones and the grown up ones). In the master and guest bedroom, enjoy 47” HD flat screens with 160+ premium cable channels including HBO and ESPN. Use the DVR to record up to 4 channels simultaneously. Need to take a quick work call before the family wakes up? Sneak down to the elegant library on the 2nd floor before the kids wake up to take private early morning business calls while grabbing free coffee at the coffee bar from 5am to noon.
If you like to cook, you’ll love our kitchen! You’ll find premium Bosch appliances, high-quality cookware, a heavy-duty blender for making frozen margaritas, rum punch, and smoothies. We also have a mini-food processor, hand mixer, SHARP knives and most every utensil and gadget imaginable. You’ll find a pantry already well stocked with many of the basics plus a dozen of the most common herbs and spices. Grab your groceries just a mile away at Arlan's Market.
As far as resort amenities go, Palisade Palms is Galveston's best: two heated swimming pools, two hot tubs, direct beach access, gas fire pit, tennis courts, basketball court, 24x7 concierge and maintenance, a huge/modern/spotless fitness center (with changing rooms, lockers and sauna), morning lounge (great spot to read the newspaper overlooking the pools, the ocean and the elegant lobby), free morning coffee bar, ice machines, a very cool multi-purpose 3rd floor roof terrace overlooking the pool and Gulf of Mexico … sun or shade (a great place to catch a breeze and read your Kindle), a max’ed out game room for the kids (with pool table, foosball and air hockey), PlayScape Beachcomber Kid’s Club, private boardwalk connected to a well-groomed Grand Beach plus a media lounge with a big, big screen for those game-day Sundays!
Dozens of beachfront restaurants, taquerias, burger joints, gumbo bars, sushi spots, Moody Gardens, Schlitterbahn, Pier 21, The Strand, golf, historic museums and mansions, as well as grocery, drug stores, confectionaries and liquor stores are within a 10-minute drive from Palisade Palms.
Or, better yet, leave the car parked and take a 10-minute stroll east along the beach at sunset, beverage in-hand, for a great meal at our favorite slightly upscale yet comfortable, Porch Cafe in Beachtown. We LOVE it for Sunday Brunch.
Lastly, to make sure that you have the very best TOTAL experience from booking, to arriving, to exploring Galveston, to using all of our amenities, to checking out, we provide you with the "Mobile Hospitality Manager" smartphone app powered by VRBO / HomeAway. After your reservation is confirmed, you'll get a link to download the app (iPhone or Android) with all sorts of information that we've customized for our condo, just for YOUR visit. It includes directions, Wi-Fi codes, what to pack, how to check in, what we provide, local recommendations ... even local Galveston tides!!! A REALLY, REALLY valuable section in the app is our 'Local Recommendations'. Get the real story on the BEST Galveston restaurants and where to shop from a local's perspective!!! Avoid the tourist traps! Get our personal reviews, just for you, with links to recommended websites, clickable maps and phone numbers to all our favorite places. It is SO handy to have all of this on your smartphone. Share the app with your family to get them ready for your upcoming beach vacation. Even if you don't download the app, all of the info is all still available online from your regular web browser. Our guests tell us that this is a HUGE benefit of staying with us!
From a personal perspective, Houston is our home. Palisade Palms is our family get away and our only rental property. We maintain an extraordinarily high level of attention-to-detail and keep our condo immaculately and spotlessly clean and comfortable. We are personally there just hours before your visit to do a thorough inspection to insure your stay with us is not 'just OK' ... we want it to be PERFECT. Should anything unexpected arise during your stay, there is 24 x 7 Concierge and Maintenance on property ... the front desk is staffed at all times. Plus, you can reach Carol or Steve 24/7 as well, by phone or text.
We think we offer the VERY best vacation condo experience in Galveston.
We look forward to hearing from you with any questions you might have about our condo or this Five Star resort. Please feel free to call or shoot me a text or an email. We can’t wait to help you schedule your most incredible beach vacation ever at Palisade Palms!!!Get the full listing »