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.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.Views of the Water - Tranquil waters are a perfect backdrop to your vacation stay.Where the Fun Starts - From the moment you arrive at Anchor Down, you’ll be able to relax and enjoy your precious vacation days to the full.Sip in Splendor - In warm weather Anchor Down’s balcony is sure to be a favorite spot for savoring your morning coffee or enjoying cocktails as the sun sets over the mountains.Designed for Maximum Comfort - Inside and out, every element was designed and built with your comfort in mind.Breakfast Bar - Take a seat at the bar as you wake up with a satisfying cup of coffee and breakfast before heading out to Galveston.Great Space - The living room seats are comfortable, the view is spectacular, and the Galveston experience is just around the corner.Bring Your Favorite Recipes And Groceries! - Even if you plan on dining out this vacation, you'll love the fully-equipped kitchen for reheating leftovers or whipping up afternoon snacks. You'll find all the utensils, dishes, and cookware you need alreadyGalveston Charm - The only agenda here is to relax and have a great time.The Kitchen Has It All - From full-size fridge/freezer and oven/stove top cookware to tableware, the kitchen has everything you need, whether you plan to prepare a holiday feast or simply warm up leftovers from the previous night’s restaurant meal.Dinner Time! - Enjoy a meal with your crew! Lots of bonding time will be had at this table.Talk About Your Dream Kitchen - The lavish kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need to prepare and serve great food to your loved ones.For The Little Ones - The kiddos will love having their own space to stretch out with all of their toys.A Deck That Does It All - There's enough space on the deck of Anchor Down for a leisurely morning yoga session, sunbathing, or just lazing in the shade with good company.Ready. Set. Relax. - Your vacation starts the minute you step inside Anchor Down. Enjoy!Dine Al Fresco - Bring dinner outside and enjoy it in the fresh air.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!Slip Outdoors - Want to get some fresh air? Just step outside the living room’s door and enjoy the fresh air by starlight. Life is good!Relax on the Intercoastal - You know those postcards of beautiful, tranquil waters? They've got nothing on Intercoastal.Gone Fishin' - Take your boat out to the waters and catch some fresh fish! Bring it back and have yourself a seafood feast for dinner!Spectacular View - No matter where you are, the natural sights are unforgettable.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 Suite - Spacious and gorgeously decorated, the primary bedroom ensures that you’ll enjoy a wonderful night’s sleep.Spend Some Time By Yourself - Grab a book and a refreshing glass of wine to take full advantage of your time in this luxurious primary bath!At Your Service - You’ll arrive to find the bed beautifully made up and freshly laundered towels waiting, so you can kick off your vacation with a shower and a nap—just the thing after a day of travel.Anchor Down new restroomSnooze Away - This second bedroom is complete with everything you need to take you adrift towards your sweetest dreams.Kid Zone - Kids will love this room outfitted with bunk beds. Lots of fun will be had in this bedroom.Multiple Bathrooms - With multiple bathrooms, you can get ready on your own time without the hassle of fighting over the shower.Wash The Sand Away! - Look forward to washing the sand away after a long day at the beach.So Fresh and Clean! - The convenience of clean laundry during your vacation is something you won't forget!Laze on the Lawn - This wide open space is perfect for gathing friends and family for a barbecue or cuddlng up to your special someone and watching the stars.Entertain or Relax, This Yard Does It All - Whether you're hosting a party with friends or lazing around after a long day at the beach, the backyard at >PROPERTY< is ready for anything.Partake on the Patio - Grab a cocktail and enjoy quality time with friends and family on the patio. You may even want to fire up the grill!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.Made in the Shade - The covered patio is a great spot to enjoy the outdoors while staying removed from unwanted pests or direct sunlight.We Have A Mini Kitchen - If you decide you want to eat in our mini kitchen will have all the necessities!We have all the kitchen basics - We have your kitchen necessities in the event you don't want to eat out for every meal.Half Bath - Guests will appreciate the convenience of having a half bath for those needed quick trips to the bathroom.Boating - Bring your out your boat and enjoy cruising down the Intercoastal Waters.Dinner In a Hurry! - Clean your fish right on the spot!Beach Fun Finale - After a long walk on the beach, stop at the outdoor showers to rinse your feet before heading inside.Grilling - Grab some meat and veggies and throw them on the grill.A Few More Feet - Go on down and enjoy the peaceful waters of the intercoastal. A short walk is all that separates you from this perfect spot!Wish You Were Here? - You can be. Book today to reserve your preferred vacation dates!Community pool - Sea Isle has an awesome, large pool open to those with a pass.Bar & Grill - Head on over to the Sea Isle Marina for food, drinks, and there's even a bait shop!Tennis time! - If you want to get a couple matches of tennis in during your trip in Sea Isle, you most certainly can.Neighborhood Park - Sea Isle offers a lovely neighborhood park, great for the kiddos!Park Pavilion - Why not have a picnic in the park at this large pavilion ?Beach time! - Sea Isle is a large community that spans from the beach to the bay. No matter where you are, you're not far from the beach.Great Views - Enjoy great views everywhere in Sea Isle, whether you're on the beach side or on a canal.Sunsets! - Make sure to stop and watch the sunsets. They are truly spectacular on Galveston Island, especially in Sea Isle.Beautiful Beaches Await You - Kick your shoes off and enjoy a stroll along the gorgeous coastline as the waves tickle your toes.Kick Back, Relax, and Enjoy - Do your days tend to be filled with work, chores, and errands? Not here! Your only job at is to have fun.Visit the Local Shops - Whether you like spending vacation at the pool or in town shopping, you can have it all in Galveston.Beach Fun - Enjoy some fun in the sun while spending quality time with friends and family!

Anchor Down

4.38/5 (7)

4.38/5 | 7 reviews

Anchor Down, 4 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath, Sleeps 9, Canal, in Sea Isle
4 BR | 2 Full Baths | 1 Half Bath | Sleeps 9 | Water View
Galveston, TX


Property type
Water View View
Bay Front Proximity
Pool - Community Amenity

Where you'll be


Anchor Down is a charming open-concept living room/dining/kitchen area with 4 bedroom, 2.5 baths and easily accommodate up to 9 guests. This canal home, located on Brewster Key in the much sought-after Sea Isle Subdivision and only 3 houses fr...
Anchor Down is a charming open-concept living room/dining/kitchen area with 4 bedroom, 2.5 baths and easily accommodate up to 9 guests.

This canal home, located on Brewster Key in the much sought-after Sea Isle Subdivision and only 3 houses from the bayfront with canal and bay views. Anchor Down's tiki bar at the ground level offers a 1/2 bath - super convenient for guests. Guests will feel right at home on the ground level with a tiki bar, extra frig and TV for watching while guests grill today's catch, rinse off in the private outdoor shower, also a 1/2 bath at ground level for the convenience of the guest. Guests will delight in the wide canal, only 3 houses from the open bayfront. When guests are looking to the North, they will have a view of the Galveston Bay - what treat for those who want to live on the water.

Enter the main living space with its open concept living/dining/kitchen area. The living area features ample seating and a large flat-screen TV. The large open concept kitchen features a long peninsula for a large workspace to prepare meals or have a quick breakfast. The dining table seats up to 6 guests and the large kitchen features all modern appliances - including oven, dishwasher, refrigerator and microwave.

Sleeping accommodations are as follows: The primary bedroom has a king-size bed, TV and en suite bath with a jetted tub for a long relaxing soak after a day at the beach. The second and third bedrooms feature queen size beds and share a bath with a step-in shower (no tub). The fourth bedroom is located on the ground level of the home and is NOT connected by an interior staircase. This teenage bunk room features a twin over full bunk bed - ideal for the kids to share.

This home also features a large walk-out deck on the canal side of the home with views to the North and East (including a bay view) as well as a walk-out deck on the street side of the home where guests may watch as the sun sets over Galveston Bay.

Sea Isle is a family-friendly neighborhood, located on Galveston’s West End, that is highly sought after by families who love to swim, fish and cruise the island in golf carts. Sea Isle offers a public beach, seasonal community pool, bait shop, playground, tennis courts, a convenience store, restaurant and a bar.

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.

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.

*Sea Isle pool passes must be purchased directly from the Sea Isle HOA Monday – Friday until 5 pm only. Pool passes are not sold after hours or weekends. Please call the Sea Isle HOA at 409-737-2438 to reserve your pool pass in advance.
Resort amenities, require maintenance, and from time to time may be unavailable for guest use. Every effort will be made by Ryson to notify the respective HOA. However, please understand, Ryson has no control or authority in completing necessary repairs or routine maintenance.

The boat slip is available for guest use.

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. Oftentimes additional TVs are available for guests wanting to hook up their own game systems or streaming devices.

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 # 06999


Water View
Bay Front
Canal Front
Pool - Community
Property Features
Linens Provided
Smoke Detector
Private Entrance
Fire Extinguisher
Air Conditioning
DVD Player (s)
Fenced in Yard
Iron & Ironing Board
Wireless Internet
Washing Machine
Grill - Charcoal
TV (s)
TV (s) - Smart
Full Kitchen
Dishes and Utensils
Bath Towels Provided
Resort/Shared Amenities
Basketball Court(s)
Restaurant(s) On-Site
Children's Playground
Bar(s) On-site
Picnic Tables
Tennis Court(s)
Nearby Activities
Fishing - Surf
Medical Services
Golf Course(s)
Miniature Golf
State Parks
Water Parks

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Check in: 4:00 PM *
Check out: 10:00 AM
*The minimum age for check-in is 25


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.

Anonymous C.
Verified Guest Comment

My family stayed here for Christmas and it was truly a great getaway. My husband fished, my little girl swung on the swing and the rest of us really enjoyed the view! The house was great, my family are tv watchers they just wanted a tv in every room so it kind of forces family time in the living room which wasn\'t a bad thing. The house is great and when we want to stay on the canal again this will definitely be considered.

Anonymous C.
Verified Guest Comment

The house was very comfortable. We were unable to turn the lights on downstairs and on the boat dock. We would like to commend Ryson for your prompt actions regarding an issue with the kitchen sink. We also would like to thank ou for listening to our concerns and issuing a partial refund. We will definitely book with Ryson again and will recommend you to others. It was a pleasure dealing with Scarlet.

Anonymous C.
Verified Guest Comment

We thoroughly enjoyed our family vacation at the Anchor Down house. We brought our boat and enjoyed being able to clean our fish right at the dock. The outdoor kitchen was perfect for our fish fry and football on the TV. The home was very comfortable and the kitchen was very well equipped. Great place!

Anonymous C.
Verified Guest Comment

I rented Anchor Down for my husband\'s birthday. We brought our boat, and he spent several hours every day fishing. The house was spotless and very comfortable for the six of us. Then kitchen was well equipped and we make good use of it.

Anonymous C.
Verified Guest Comment

We enjoyed our family vacation at the Anchors Down home. We brought our boat and enjoyed being able to clean our fish at the dock. The outdoor kitchen was great to have our fish fry while watching football. The home was very comfortable and the kitchen was very well equipped. Great place to stay.


Important things to know



Check-In: 4:00 PM

Check-Out: 10:00 AM

Minimum age to rent: 25

Pet policy: No Pets Allowed

  • Within 45 days of arrival, 100% is due at the time of booking.
  • 46+ days prior to arrival, $300 is due at the time of booking if the total is less than $4000.
  • 46+ days prior to arrival, $1000 is due at the time of booking if the total is more than $4000.
  • After 48 hours of booking, if canceled, or in case of no-show, the total amount of the reservation will be charged.