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Highlights Jamaica Beach

  • Beachside rentals
  • City of fascinations
  • Tours, day trips, and unique local activities
  • Historical landmarks

Best Vacation Rentals in Jamaica Beach

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Galveston Island, Jamaica Beach
Vacation Rental • 9 Guests • 3 Bedrooms
3.4
(10 reviews)
Barefoot Bungalow on the beachside in Jamaica Beach is only steps away from the beach with amazing views. This three bedroom, three bath bungalow sleeps 9.Primary bedroom has a queen, 2nd bedroom has a queen bed and 3rd bedroom features a twin over full bunk bed. Open floor plan from the living room, dining and kitchen makes everyone a part of the vacation. Decorated for comfort, this beach bungalow is filled with love, fun, celebrations and yes, it is better to be BAREFOOT- island-style!JAMAICA BEACHJamaica Beach Texas is one of the most popular beaches and sought-after neighborhoods when ...
from $286 / night
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Galveston Island, Jamaica Beach
Vacation Rental • 12 Guests • 3 Bedrooms
4.5
(11 reviews)
Jamaica Waves is an impressive beachfront home in a great location of Jamaica Beach, Galveston Island. Jamaica waves has a wide open concept living/dining/kitchen area that is updated with granite countertops, appointed with stainless steel appliances and a darling breakfast bar. This charming home will sleep up to 12 guests!The living and dining area have full views of the Gulf of Mexico. Wake up to the beach views in two of the bedrooms that also have private deck access. This home has lovely hardwood floors and crown molding throughout. The heart pine wide plank floors run from end to en...
from $377 / night
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Galveston Island, Jamaica Beach
Vacation Rental • 9 Guests • 4 Bedrooms
4.5
(11 reviews)
Heron's Nest is a cozy canal home in Jamaica Beach with an amazing deck with extension directly over the canal with both a covered portion and an uncovered area. For the family who loves to fish and for those who just love a great deck with amazing water views, Heron's Nest has it all.Heron's Nest is a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home that will accommodate up to 9 people. The kitchen is very well equipped and includes a full-size frig, stove, oven, microwave, dishwasher, coffee pot, blender, and a toaster. The home also has central air and heat, washer/dryer, fenced yard, charcoal and propane grill...
from $221 / night

Prices and availability

Vacation rental prices Jamaica Beach

$437for 10 Dec - 17 Dec
$512 annual average
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Vacation rentals availability Jamaica Beach

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Vacation rentals in Jamaica Beach

Tranquil beachside rental locations

Take a trip to the family-friendly city of Jamaica Beach in Galveston County, Texas, for your next beach getaway. The city is a small collection of stilt houses with pirate-themed street names. It is carved with canals that feed into West Bay. It is located 30 minutes from downtown Galveston and 90 minutes from Houston. Most vacation rentals here are waterfront paradises situated near the canals or are a stone's throw away from the beach. The rental properties are just perfect for the bewildering experience the city offers!

A vacation rental for every style

Find the amount of space right for your needs. Are you a couple with kids, or are you a group of adventure-seeking friends? There's accommodation available to suit your preference. Whether you are in it for a comfortable place with just the essentials of child and pet-friendliness or you desire some stylish accommodation with top-notch amenities such as pools, gardens, and free parking, do not fret; here, you are spoiled for choice! For its unique accommodations, alone, you may never want to leave Jamaica Beach.

Vacations in Jamaica Beach

The area and getting around

A city full of fascinations

If your rental property is on the waterfront close to the canals, I guess you would love kayaking through them to the West Bay while watching the birds that flock the skies around them. If yours is close to the beachfront, you must be here to savor the vast stretches of pristine sandy beaches and the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Here, you are allowed to drive on the beaches except on summer weekends and holidays, usually brimming with activities. You would want to visit this haven in spring or fall, where the weather is fair and the crowds thin out. You will also get to relish the laid-back way of life in the city and get to catch some local events such as beach cleanups and the annual Easter egg hunt.

Tours, day trips, and unique local activities

Do you have an appetite for sightseeing? This charming city has more than your sight can handle. Hitting the city's wide streets in a golf cart from one of the many rental shops around announces that you have shifted into full vacation mode. Signing up for one of the many affordable ghost tours and ghost hunts around the city confirms that you mean business. Supposing that is not enough, cap it all with swimming in the public swimming pool or chasing the spectacular sunset views along the sandy beaches.

Travelers and activities

Jamaica Beach for culture and history lovers

Be captivated by the rich history of Jamaica beach. Do you love tales of 18th and 19th-century pirates? Here they have streets named after them! The most remarkable was the French Privateer Jean Lafitte, who spent a great deal of time here. Sign up for a historical trip around the city or the wider Galveston area for a journey into the past. Insist on visiting the historical Jamaica Beach Watchtower and the many museums located here. After a day full of history and culture, take a breath in the calming and serene Jamaica Beach City Park.

Jamaica Beach for water sports enthusiasts

With paddling trails for canoes and kayaks, Jamaica Beach seeks to blow the mind of any water sports enthusiast, not to mention the canals carved into the city just for you! If you are not for the water only, but for what it carries too, you have stumbled on a paradise. There are more than 100 species of fish to be caught in these waters. You will only need to grab your fishing poles and paddle out into the bay. Armed with the attitude of a seasoned angler, you will indeed have something to grill that evening!

Did you know that Jamaica Beach was a burial ground of the indigenous Karankawa people?

Top 5 travel tips for Jamaica Beach

1. Galveston Island State Park

Adjacent to Jamaica Beach, the 2000-acre park is a must-visit! Endowed with clean beaches and picnic areas, it's a perfect spot for relaxation and meditation. You can even take a walk along the boardwalks or follow the hiking paths here

2. Galveston Seawall

The famous seawall in the city of Galveston is a gateway to the city's local history. Many who visit it are fascinated by the beautiful beaches and seaside neighboring it.

3. Explore Moody Gardens

Moody Gardens is not your ordinary theme park; it spoils you with an aquarium, a zoo, and an opportunity to savor the scenic Galveston Bay. Round it up with a round of golf at Galveston's premier public course, the Moody Gardens Golf Course.

4. Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Do you like twisting and turning on water slides? You would want to try this popular water park in Galveston. If you don't like the hustles of a water slide, you're allowed to relax in its pool. Have fun the way you want it!

5. Explore Strand Historic District

There's arguably no other place for a one-stop Galveston history lesson other than this district. Relish its waterfront with your kids for that incredible family experience.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Jamaica Beach

How much do you pay, on average, for vacation rentals in Jamaica Beach?

Jamaica Beach is one of the most expensive cities in the USA. The price for a vacation rental is around $506 per night.

During which months can you find the best price for vacation rentals in Jamaica Beach?

Travelers who want to be budget-friendly should visit Jamaica Beach in January, December, or February, which are the months that offer the most discount, with average prices of $409, $445, and $450 per night, respectively, based on the previous year.

When are vacation rentals more expensive in Jamaica Beach?

At the time of booking a vacation rental in Jamaica Beach, the highest prices are usually seen in the month of July (with an average of $583 per night), followed by June ($554), and then March ($537).

Is Jamaica Beach a good location for a last-minute getaway?

When going on vacation to Jamaica Beach, it is necessary to plan ahead as 80% of rentals are usually booked, according to last year's data.

When are more vacation rentals available?

The months when it's easiest to find available accommodation in Jamaica Beach are January (the average amount of properties that are available reached 46% of the total last year), October (37%), and February (37%).

How many vacation rentals are there in Jamaica Beach?

We have collected the offers from 2 different partners in Jamaica Beach, so we can provide you with around 280 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing!

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