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Moody Gardens Hotel Spa & Convention Center

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4.0 of 5
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7 Hope Blvd., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It wasn't a steamy hot Texas day like I had anticipated so we didn't use the pool as planned, especially since the water was frigid. :( For what it was I thought the price was bit much, but overall it was a nice place to stay but I don't know that I would spend the money again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My son and daughter in law have been traveling and moving with their assignments and their children. Moody Garden Hotel and Spa know how to honor and celebrate those special times of rest and retreat! Perfect rooms, incredible views, and everything accessible within walking distance!

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here recently while my husband had a business meeting - it had been almost 20 years since last here. Very quiet since off-season, but rooms were beautifully decorated. Pool very nice with comfortable chairs and great bar service. Not on the beach which is only limitation.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I wanted to do a quick anniversary weekend so we picked moody gardens. The hotel grounds are great the the hotel is on the older side. Customer service good and the attractions are great. A little on the pricey side for the quality of the rooms but other than that no complaints. Very clean.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Considering we got a cheaper rate than normal for a Friday night stay, it wasn't bad. All of the staff we encountered were very nice and friendly. The king sized room was spacious and appeared clean. We liked that we could enjoy Palm Beach while there also. Although it got very crowded and we went back to the hotel pool... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location and pre-cruise hotel but it did come at a cost. I was only there for one night and I found the staff to be exceptionally friendly. I actually wish I had more time to explore the area! I also felt the cost was high considering no breakfast was included. I have to say I am literally only knocking... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

close to activities - and Schlitterbahn - The air museum is within walking distance, which is a must see if you love airplanes - Great breakfast - It's still close to the Strand - great proximity to everything and great hotel -

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MoodyGardensHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Moody Gardens Hotel Spa & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear David D, Thank you for the nice comments. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you back to Moody Gardens in the not too distant future. Best Regards, Dawn Griego Guest Relations Manager More 

Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first time I go to Moody G. For a retreat that used the convention center. The CC seems outdated and older than the hotel itself, it does have potential. I loved the restaurant on the 9th floor which we used to have breakfast and lunch. The dinner offered for us was Italian and it was delicious! The... More 

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MoodyGardensHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Moody Gardens Hotel Spa & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Monica E, Thank you for leaving feedback regarding your recent stay at Moody Gardens Hotel. It was pleasing to see that you enjoyed your room and meals while here. It is our overriding goal to provide the finest service and accommodations on Galveston Island. While I was pleased to see the nice comments, I did note the comments about... More 

Pearland, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel. Extremely convenient to Schlitterbahn waterpark. The hotel even shuttled us over there and gave us a phone number to call for pick up. There was a band playing at Palm Beach with beautiful fireworks at 9:30. The zip line and rope course was definitely one of my kids favorites.

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MoodyGardensHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Moody Gardens Hotel Spa & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Lindy H, Thank you for your kind words. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit! It’s great to hear that you and your family were able to enjoy Palm Beach and the fireworks. We would love to welcome you back this holiday season so you and your family can enjoy The Festival of Lights and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, wow , wow awesome time that i will always remember, my wife and grandson Elijah will always remember this time spent enjoying everything the Pyramids had to offer. The rain forrest is a must see for the botanical lovers, it was a place i could spend the whole day in ,awesome is not giving it justice. The Colonel was... More 

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MoodyGardensHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Moody Gardens Hotel Spa & Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Philip T, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us! I am delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us! I am happy that you, your wife and grandson made plenty of memories during your stay here and visits to the Moody Gardens attractions. We would love for you to... More 

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