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Victorian in Silk Stocking Historic District

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Victorian in Silk Stocking Historic District

6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean10 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Adorable Victorian cottage nestled in the heart of the historic Silk Stocking District. Centrally located between the Seawall and the Strand, within walking distance to all the cool places. Peaceful retreat, perfect for a romantic getaway or family gathering. AKA Under the Ivy Guest House.


Cable TV
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


153 Reviews

Tna User Profile
January 2018
Wonderful Victorian home close to everything, we walked everywhere. Cozy, warm and inviting. If we ever go back to Galveston, I would definitely book again. Kay was efficient in responses if we needed anything at all.
Liz User Profile
May 2016
What a wonderful experience my parents and I had renting Kay's charming house. It had everything we could have asked for and the location was perfect. We hosted dinners and get togethers and everyone loved it. We will definitely come back again. Thank you Kay for making our s…
Janice User Profile
July 2018
This is a historic home in a historic district with all of the 21st Century comforts. Very charming. Very clean.
Christi User Profile
July 2018
Beautiful historic home in the Silk Stocking District, a couple streets over from Moody Manor and within walking distance to Pleasure Peer. Well appointed with everything you need. Comfy, clean and quiet. Kay was a wonderful host and very attentive. If you get a chance to visit G…
Jeff User Profile
July 2018
Stayed here with our two young boys for a week of play in Galveston. Plush beds and bedding caused some much-needed sleeping in and cozy kitchen made for some great breakfasts. Loved returning home each night. Kay was a great host who made sure all was well with us, gave us some …
Tammy User Profile
July 2018
Loved our stay in the historic Silk Stocking home! Loved the history, neighborhood and location. House was very quiet and comfortable with everything we needed and more. Loved the turntable!! Great location and a change of pace from the beach scene!
Giselle User Profile
July 2018
Great space. In walking distance to the beach, bars and restaurants. Cute neighborhood. We enjoyed out stay. House was roomy. And kay the host was easy to communicate with and with timely responses.

Hosted by Kay

Houston, Texas, United StatesJoined in February 2013
Kay User Profile
163 Reviews
Kay is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Kay and Anthony are residents of Houston, Tx, where Kay works as a realtor in Houston's in-town neighborhoods and Anthony works to restore historic homes. Our family includes two daughters - 16 and 25, two dogs, 3 cats, and 10 chickens. Kay is into urban farming as a hobby. An…
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