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The Galvestonian

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1401 East Beach Drive, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-3323 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews private beach east beach hot tub bath condo beach towels full kitchen picnic area pool deck thought of everything place to stay boogie boards fire pit great pool area bit dated easy access to the beach long weekend front desk staff
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We were more than pleasantly surprised with the quality of this condo style hotel. If you have seen its location, it's not near any Galveston tourist activities, so you have to drive to eat anywhere. But we loved the place. Super friendly staff; great views...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank UFTAMU
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 31 October 2018

Dear UFTAMU Thank you for taking the time to write a review of The Galvestonian Beach Resort. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and, like so many visitors, found the setting, facilities and location ideal for a perfect getaway. We were disappointed that...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Hello, I recently stayed here for the second time, this time with my kids. We actually rented a VRBO property because we were trying to save a bit of money, BUT that was just awful. Won't go into to details other than we had to...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 4 May 2018

Dear tamarasS4434VY, Thank you so much for your kind and nice words about your stay with us. We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review, which is very important to us and of course, to other travelers. Although it is unfortunate that...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Have stayed here multiple times and keep going back. Very relaxing, quiet, great pool & hot tub, easy access to the beach, wonderful rooms with beautiful ocean views, convenient parking, and quick access to Galveston. Highly recommend.More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank RobertS14033
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 19 October 2018

Dear RobertS14033 Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of The Galvestonian Beach Resort. We are delighted that you enjoyed it and that that you are one of our many return and frequent visitors. The a majority of our guests...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

We chose The Galvestonian because it is one of only a handful of places ON THE BEACH. My husband and I rented #1205 for two nights and we were so pleased with our staycation. It was clean, decorated nice, and stocked with everything we needed....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank lmlaw_11
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 10 October 2018

Dear lmlaw_11, Thank you for your very nice review and comments. I assume you were also able to enjoy the spectacular sunrises from 1205. We are glad you enjoyed the large pool deck and pristine pool. I know it is very relaxing and a true...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018

We recently spent 4 nights at the Galvestonian. We had done the same a few years ago and both visits were exceptional. We stayed in a 1 bedroom deluxe which meant anywhere in the condo we had ocean views (except the bathroom, of course). The...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Brian S
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 10 October 2018

Dear Brian S We hated that you left too! We are so glad you were able to stop and "smell the surf", reading, quietly contemplating the gift of our location on Galveston's large secluded East Beach. We operate as a resort and it is pleasure...More

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The Galvestonian is designed for pleasure and relaxation. For outdoor fun, the large heated swimming pool, which features a hot-tub Jacuzzi, is elevated on a deck which runs almost the entire length of the More building. This affords the privacy you deserve, plus a spectacular view of the Gulf of Mexico. The spacious poolside cabana is quiet, shaded area for enjoying pool side refreshments. For tennis buffs, there are two lighted courts. And, of course, there are miles of beach a few steps down from the pool deck. You can stroll along the water's edge, build sand castles or simply relax on the sand and let the sun's golden rays warm your body.East Beach is the most exclusive beach in Texas. Only 50 minutes from Hobby Airport and only three minutes from downtown Galveston. East Beach is a hideaway which will allow you to escape life's pressures. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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On the Beach
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Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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Romantic
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On the Beach
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Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
67
Price range
US$217 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Galvestonian Hotel Galveston
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Galvestonian Hotel Galveston
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Galvestonian Resort Galveston
Location
United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
,
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
67
Price range
US$217 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Galvestonian Hotel Galveston
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Galvestonian Hotel Galveston
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Galvestonian Resort Galveston
Location
United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
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Questions & Answers
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MollySmith21
19 March 2018|
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Response from Sergio O | Property representative |
Hello Molly, There is a laundry area located on the lobby level free of charge to our guests.
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gaylene
16 September 2017|
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Response from bigdogjasonp | Reviewed this property |
The Galvestonian is not a resort with activity staff. The units are individually owned and rented out by the Galvestonian staff. It's like being at a typical high rise condo with pool, gym, etc. They have bikes for rent and... More
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americanchristian
23 July 2017|
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Response from Sergio O | Property representative |
Hello! Yes you are able to bring your own umbrella set up. We keep a space in the middle of the Galvestonian Umbrellas for you to set up. We do have pool and beach towels available to you as well.
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Room Tips
"Bring your own knives. The knives provided were extremely dull."
lmlaw_11
24 Sep 2018
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"Virtually every snail-like shell of any size had a hermit crab to watch. Beware the of the mosquitos and..."
X365KJbrians
21 Sep 2018
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"All of the rooms have an ocean view so you can't go wrong!"
stephanielfelix
6 Aug 2018
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"Room 1112 was nice. Don’t recommend room 707."
Cincycouple2
28 Jun 2018
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