Wish You Were Here? - You can be. Book today to reserve your preferred vacation dates!A Deck That Does It All - There's enough space on the deck of Dolphin Paradise for a leisurely morning yoga session, sunbathing, or just lazing in the shade with good company.Parking - There is plenty of parking space for the whole family! Bring multiple cars so everyone can go on their own adventure.Views of the Water - Tranquil waters are a perfect backdrop to your vacation stay.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!Make Yourself at Home - There’s plenty of comfortable seating for everyone to gather in the living room and watch a film or the big game. And if you have extra guests staying the night, you can convert the sofa into a bed for two.Relaxation - Settle into the comfortable living room furniture, make plans for the day, and enjoy spending time with friends and family.After The Sun Has Set, Relax with Some TV - After a day on the beach, turn on the TV and catch up with your favorite TV shows and movies.Dinner Time! - Enjoy a meal with your crew! Lots of bonding time will be had at this table.Counter Space Galore! - There's tons of space to prep any number of memorable meals.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!Stop by the grocery store and stock up on family favorites - One of the hallmarks of a great vacation is the opportunity to munch on favorite treats! Stop by the store, we've got all of the cookware and appliances you need.Serene Retreat - The comfortable bed in the primary bedroom is so inviting. You’ll sleep like a baby after a day of adventure!Step into our walk-in shower - The walk-in shower is a delight after a full day of sightseeing and beachcombing. All towels and linens are provided throughout the condo.Dual Vanities Make the Difference - This spacious bathroom has plenty of space for two to get ready for a day on the beach!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!Spend Time By Yourself - The bedroom is well-suited to meet your needs for rest and relaxation.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!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.Relax, You’re On Vacation - Close your eyes and let your thoughts drift off to the seashore. Before you know it, you’ll be in a deep sleep that will invigorate and restore you to your best self.For The Little Ones - The kiddos will love having their own space to stretch out with all of their toys.Pleasant Surprise - Children will be delighted to find their very own hide-out space complete with a comfortable set of bunk beds.Room For Everyone - Want to have friends over, but not sure if you will have the extra room?  At Dolphin Paradise you will!Bright and Cheery - Wake up refreshed and ready for a day of excitement in this cheerful and spacious bedroom!Multiple Bathrooms - With plenty of bathrooms and lots of space, you'll find that every detail is meant to increase your vacation enjoyment.Dual Vanities Make the Difference - This spacious bathroom has plenty of space for two to get ready for a day on the beach!Rest and Relaxation - A shower/tub combo allows you to take a quick shower, or soak in the tub for some R&R.You can't beat the Canal View!

Dolphin Paradise

4.51/5 (11)

4.51/5 | 11 reviews

Newly remodeled home with best views on the block
5 BR | 2 Full Baths | Sleeps 14 | Water View
City-by-the Sea, TX


Property type
Water View View
Canal Front Proximity
Boat Dock Amenity

Where you'll be


Dolphin Paradise is a recently remodeled, canal home in City-by-the-Sea that is perfect for any large group or family to enjoy. With a fully-stocked kitchen, beautiful upstairs views from the patio, and lots of open space for children to run around, this...
Dolphin Paradise is a recently remodeled, canal home in City-by-the-Sea that is perfect for any large group or family to enjoy. With a fully-stocked kitchen, beautiful upstairs views from the patio, and lots of open space for children to run around, this 5BR/2BA home is sure to be a destination home for families for years to come.

Offering the best views on the block, your huge double level back deck overlooks the canal and will provide an opportunity to catch the occasional school of dolphins swimming through.


A coastal-themed living room with easy-flowing access to the kitchen and dining areas provides guests with lots of space to lounge around after a day of fishing. There are two reclining couches, a reclining chair and sofa sleeper for movie nights with the family under the 60 inch SmartTV.


Details matter when it comes to this kitchen! This home is stocked with all the supplies you will need to cook up a gourmet meal. A large fridge, coffee bar with standard coffee maker and Keurig, island with cabinets full of pots and pans, and a large pantry to store anything you need to bring along are all included.

The bar on the island seats up to 4 guests, and the formal dining table will seat up to 6. The owners have also provided additional seating for groups to 14.

The home will sleep up to 14 guests.

The downstairs, primary bedroom has a king bed, a 40 inch wall-mounted TV, and large closet.

The other 4 bedrooms are located upstairs. The first bedroom includes a queen bed, and down the hall you will find another bedroom with another queen and trundle bed. Walk around the corner and gaze upon the large family suite- complete with 2 twin bunk beds, a queen sized bed, and an additional twin bed. This room is sure to please kids of all ages- books, a SmartTV, and several toys, books and games are available for guest use. The last and final bedroom is perfect for a group of 3 and includes and queen bed and a twin bed. The upstairs bathroom is complete with tub and shower and is shared.


Parking for up to 7 vehicles, complimentary Wi-Fi and local channels, Smart TV's in the primary bedroom and upstairs family suite.


One of this home's many features is the beautiful upstairs deck with a view of the bay. The downstairs patio includes a dining set up and charcoal grill for the BBQ enthusiast. Dolphin Paradise also has a boat dock and brand-new fish cleaning station with water and lights. Boat lift is not available for use by guest of the property.


City-by-the-Sea is located about 5 minutes away from downtown Rockport. This private neighborhood is peaceful, quiet, and still close to all of the excitement Rockport has to offer. Have Crab-N cook up your catch for you while you congregate with your family in the newly rebuilt dining room- this restaurant is just a short walk away!


Water View
Partial View
Full View
Canal Front
Water Front
Property Features
Linens Provided
Smoke Detector
Private Entrance
Fire Extinguisher
Air Conditioning
Boat Dock
Iron & Ironing Board
Wireless Internet
Washing Machine
Grill - Charcoal
TV (s)
Dining Room
Living Room
No Smoking or Vaping Allowed
Self Check-in (Keyless Lock)
Full Kitchen
Coffee Maker
Dishes and Utensils
Keurig Coffee Maker
Bath Towels Provided
Nearby Activities
Fishing - Deep Sea
Fishing - Fly
Fishing - Sound/Bay
Golf Course(s)
Beach (Cars Allowed)
Fishing - Pier
Medical Services

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Check in: 4:00 PM *
Check out: 11:00 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.

Gilberto H.
Verified Guest Comment

Had great fun with the family caught some catfish and flounder. Kids had fun even thou the weather was up and down. We had couple of cold and windy days.

Bradley F.
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Nancy M.
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Jerel C.
Verified Guest Comment

Home was clean and well appointed. The only thing lacking were kitchen towels (to dry dishes and hands, and bath hand towels. There were 2 hand towels in the kitchen, but that was not enough with all the hand washing and dishes to finish drying I had to do.

Colin J.
Verified Guest Comment


Important things to know



Check-In: 4:00 PM

Check-Out: 11:00 AM

Minimum age to rent: 25

Pet policy: Dogs under 50 lbs. allowed

Max pets: 2

  • 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.