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The Galvestonian

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Traveller (300)
Room & Suite (267)
Pool & Beach (87)
Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“private beach”(23 reviews)
“east beach”(23 reviews)
“hot tub”(31 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsprivate beacheast beachhot tubbath condothree bedroombeach towelsdaily maid servicefull kitchenthought of everythingpicnic tablespool decknice condoboogie boardseach morningdirect beach accessgreat pool areafire pit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I mean it when I say, our trip to Galveston would not have been the same if we stayed anywhere else. The Galvestonian provided endless towels (and when you're traveling with lots of kids, endless towels at the beach is a must!), clean and beautiful...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

3  Thank tamarasS4434VY
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 3 weeks ago

Overall, it was a quaint place, but for the nightly rate, we expected more. The people at the front desk seemed young and uniformed. When asked about places to eat around town, they didn't know much about the city. In fact, I asked about eating...More

1  Thank Drtaxman
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 1 week ago

Dear Drtaxman Thank you for you comments and taking the time to write a review. We are also disappointed and disheartened that we did not deliver our usual high quality of service that we are known for. We are training some new staff who are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our most favorite place to spend a week on Galveston Island. Great beach for sunset and sunrise walks. Condos are clean, well appointed and come in a variety of motifs. Great WEB page for viewing availability, decor, and booking. However, off-season specials are generally available...More

Thank Ben_Nacogdoches_TX
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ben, Thank you so much for your nice review. I agree that since we are directly on the beach with no big buildings on either side, we have an unobstructed and stunning views of both sunrises and sunsets! We keep the beach in pristine...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to several Galveston area hotels over the years. This is my favorite. Right on the beach!! Enjoy sitting on the balcony listening to the roar of the ocean. Also a very nice pool. Have tried various units at different times and was...More

Thank cat4hou
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear cat4hou Thank you for your nice review. Indeed we believe this is the best resort hotel in Galveston, not only because it is beautiful and it is one of the few hotels with a beach (and on the beach) which is cleaned daily, but...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$229 - US$457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston
#1 Family Hotel in Galveston
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#1 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$229 - US$457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston
#1 Family Hotel in Galveston
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#1 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (300)
Room & Suite (267)
Pool & Beach (87)
Dining (6)
Amenities (16)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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
"All of the rooms have an ocean view so you can't go wrong!"
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"Room 1112 was nice. Don’t recommend room 707."
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"All rooms seem to have great views."
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"Every room has a view of the beach and a balcony. You should be in good hands in any room you choose."
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