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Lost Bayou Guest House

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3.0 of 5
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1607 Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
Lost Bayou Guest House
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Ranked #3 of 14 Galveston B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My daughter and I stayed here the night before our Cruise. I can only say I wish we had come in a few days earlier. David and Maria were great host. They open their beautiful home up and invite you in as family. The bed was very comfortable and everything was spotless. Breakfast was wonderful, and Maria will sharing her... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we found this guest house for the weekend of July 4th, and were pleasantly surprised by the great location and fantastic value on a holiday weekend!!. Dave and Maria are very welcoming and available if needed. Home cooked breakfast served in the dining room with other guests for family style eats and shared stories of where your from and where... More 

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It was a pleasure meeting you and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your holiday week-end in Galveston. Looking forward to your next visit. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at The Lost Bayou Guest House this past weekend for our one year wedding anniversary. We enjoyed our stay very much! Our room, which was filled Sea Breeze and located on the top floor, was absolutely charming! The bed was very comfortable, the decor was beautiful, and it was nice and spacious. We also enjoyed... More 

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It was a pleasure meeting you and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and be part of your anniversary week-end. Have a wonderful summer and we hope to see you on your next trip to Galveston. More 

Rock Springs, WY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Just a few blocks to walk up to the sea wall...proprietors are friendly and informed...rooms are comfortable...place is old and elegant...not far to walk to downtown...breakfast is excellent...we had a lovely 2 nights at the Lost Bayou.

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. It was a pleasure meeting you and we are glad we made your stay with us comfortable and enjoyable. We hope you will consider staying with us again on your next trip to Galveston. Have a wonderful summer. More 

Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

very hospitable, comfortable bed, great breakfasts. Host couple very charming and engaging. Easy access to beach, a short walk. Quaintly decorated, innovative design, nice accoutrements. What more can i say?

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write the review and for your kind feedback. Have a wonderful summer and we hope to see you again on your next trip to Galveston. More 

Napa Valley ,CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We chose the Lost Bayou mostly for it's location which is centered on the island and away from the seawall with it's partying rep. It is in a residential neighborhood that has a bit of urban decay, but for the most part is well kept. We walked through the streets at night for at least a mile or so to... More 

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review and your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at this old historic home. We are sorry that the top floor rooms were not available for you that week-end. We hope you will consider staying with us on your next trip to Galveston and hopefully the top floor room will be available... More 

Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Lost Bayou the night before we left on a cruise at the end of April. We arrived slightly before 4pm and our room was ready so we were able to check in. Dave let us borrow the bikes and we rode over to The Strand for dinner. We stayed in the Elissa Room,... More 

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and your kind words. It was a pleasure meeting both of you and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to Galveston. We hope you had a good time during your cruise and we would love to see you again on your next trip to Galveston. More 

Nashville, Tennessee, United States
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

My husband and I chose to stay here for a couple of nights before a cruise departing from Galveston. Due to an early flight, we arrived at the Inn at in the morning before official check-in. Dave and Maria welcomed us with smiles, stored our luggage, and provided us with a map to begin our exploration of the island. When... More 

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and kind words. It was a pleasure meeting both of you and we are glad you enjoyed your visit to Galveston. We hope you had a fun and relaxing time during your cruise. More 

San Angelo, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

The owners are very friendly and try to make your stay as wonderful as possible. Room was very clean and nice. House has a lot of character. The breakfast is fantastic you can't beat the home cooked meal very intimate. Great place for couples weekend getaway !!

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad your enjoyed your stay with us and your get away time in Galveston. It was a pleasure meeting you and we hope to see you on your next trip to Galveston. More 

Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay at Lost Bayou. I was scheduled to run my first marathon the on Sunday, February 1 and the warm, inviting feel of the house, and the amazing hospitality of the owners, helped me relax! Our room was beautiful and all the details were carefully tended to. We had a wonderful night's rest... More 

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad we were able to make your stay relax and comfortable before your race. It was a pleasure meeting both of you and congratulations on your first marathon!! More 

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