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Address: Sixth and Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
Phone Number: 409-765-5023
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Description: Families are the focus at this popular, amenities-rich beach park, where...
Families are the focus at this popular, amenities-rich beach park, where volleyball, sandcastle competitions, concerts and other family-oriented activities are the norm all summer long.
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not locals only, bra!

Beaches are Beaches on galveston. this is the beach to go to if you're not a local, and want to be around other people pretending to be local.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Carriehowser1
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Galveston Island, Texas
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Galveston Island, Texas
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81 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Beaches are Beaches on galveston. this is the beach to go to if you're not a local, and want to be around other people pretending to be local.

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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

This is our favorite beach in Galveston. The rentals are a little over priced but we have our own umbrella and chairs so that doesn't cut into our budget. They keep the beach fairly clean and patrol it regularly. The clerks at the shop are helpful and nice. Can't review the concessions because we always bring a cooler with food.

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Stewart Beach may not be the greatest destination when you compare it to Panama Beach and Pensacola, but it is ok for what it is. We wanted to go to the beach with a baby, and knowing that there is a bath house there that we could use to change and shower the baby, and a place to buy something... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We came to the beach for our family vacation. I've been to Galveston plenty of times in the past and did not know about Stewart Beach. I'm so glad I know now. Clean beach that is constantly patrolled. Large parking area ($8). You can bring your own chairs and umbrella or rent your own. Restrooms, showers and gift shop close... More 

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Garland, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Best time time on the beach is sunrise....No one else around, just the sounds. No food or you will be hounded by seagulls

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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We had a great time on the beach. My son enjoyed riding the waves. The water was brown because the color of the sand beneath it is brown and the water is mixing with the sand a lot as I noticed it, unlike some of the other beaches with white sand and where the sand is heavy enough to just... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

This beach delivered on its core function! It was a beach! How much can you complain? Sure it would be nice to have lockers in the pavilion, but your car is close by to secure valuables - just make sure your car keys are waterproof! The beach is reasonably broad, with no noticeable drop off even 100 feet out, just... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

we wanted to go swimming and came here as it was only $8. EZ to park but their changing room are a joke. this is definitely the beach for working class and poor folks.

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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116 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Pay per car. Large parking lot. Building with gift shop and snacks. Bathroom a bit gross. Changing area basically a long bench with no privacy near the showers. Nice little pirate ship playground and volleyball net area. The day we were there you could pay for a slide down a large inflatable slide. Water was comfortable and very shallow for... More 

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Northern Wisconsin
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148 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We are beach people and enjoy walking the beach in the morning looking for shells. Stewart Beach is a very busy beach on weekends when the weather is nice. Although the beach itself is free, to park in the areas close to the building and beach itself will cost you $8.00, but you can also park for free in an... More 

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Address: Address: Sixth and Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
Phone Number: 409-765-5023
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston

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