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Harbor House

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Pier 21, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good accessible upscale hotel with only a few things to make it more accessible. Wheelchair users would appreciate bed height lower and a lamp on the night stand that has plugs for charging cell phones (there was one one the desk and a power strip on the back leg). Comfortable, quiet, great view, close to the Strand (downtown trip) and... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great location. Easy to access all attractions. Rooms were clean and spacious. Helpful staff. We had a harbor view, quite area. Breakfast was an added perk. Kept it clean and full. It's a great location for the port, just walk on down!

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Dallas, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second time staying at Harbor House and they have redone the rooms, which are wonderful. The bed was very comfy and the view is perfect for excited kids looking for your cruise ship to come in. This time we stayed on the second floor above a restaurant which was a bit noisy, but not unbearable. Great rate,... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you and your family enjoyed your pre-cruise stay at Harbor House. We'd have to agree that it's fun for the kids to see the cruise ship docked within view. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great hotel with very urban decor. Convenient location near a marina with restaurants all around and walking distance to The Strand shopping. Great value, clean spacious rooms. Hard to beat this quality, convenience, location and price.

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you found Harbor House to be a "great hotel." Yes, as you mentioned the hotel is within walking distance to The Stand and is located at Pier 21. FYI: Pier 21 is the location for the upcoming Galveston Island Food & Wine Festival on April 18. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Piedmont, OK
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73 reviews 73 reviews
14 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at the Harbor House. It is a great location just a block off the Strand. It is about a 1 mile walk to the beach or a very short drive. Room was very large and comfortable. Room rate was a bit pricey. With tax for a couple of nights bill came to about $750.

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review

We are pleased that you really enjoyed your stay at Harbor House Hotel & Marina. As you mentioned it's a short drive to the beach or you can always take advantage of the hotel's courtesy shuttle to Hotel Galvez where you have access to the pool. Thank you for staying with us. More 

Belton, tx
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family (2 children, 2 adults) stayed here for several nights and found the accommodations very nice. Location near the Strand was great. It was quiet and easy to access. My family felt that the AC unit was loud and temperature regulation not great. It did not bother me. Breakfast was simple but adequate selection.

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback on your family's stay at Harbor House Hotel & Marina. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and we are sorry to hear that the AC bothered some in the family. We appreciate you letting us know. Please stay with us again soon. More 

Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The very best part of our stay was the precious lady at the desk, Dee. She clearly loves her job and people. Dee was so helpful, kind, and sweet to everyone. She was very knowledgable and wants everyone to have a wonderful time. This hotel is in a great location. It is surrounded by restaurants. We were going on a... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review

We love that you enjoyed the charm and service by guest service agent Dee at Harbor House Hotel & Marina. As you mentioned, it is hugely convenient for cruise ship passengers. We hope to see you again very soon. More 

Pensacola FL
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56 reviews 56 reviews
11 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an exceptional place to stay, especially if you are going on a cruise ship docked nearby. The room we had was beautiful, with a gorgeous king bed and modern, artful furnishings. The obvious attention to detail included even the top quality toiletries sitting on the bathroom counter. There are restaurants within a few feet of the hotel, and... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review

Thank you for the glowing review on your stay at Harbor House Hotel & Marina. We are so pleased that you appreciated the decor, the location and the convenience of cruise ship parking. We hope that you stay with us again very soon. More 

North Richland Hills, Texas
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56 reviews 56 reviews
7 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our first stay at the Harbor House and we were pleasantly surprised! The desk clerk said, "Oh, and you have received an upgrade to a suite." We checked out the room and it was a beautiful 2 room suite with a view of the water. The shower and bath were huge. Luckily, we were heavy sleepers, because something... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you enjoyed your room at Harbor House. And, we are pleased you enjoyed your view from the suite. We hope that you will stay with us again soon. Mark your calendar for the Galveston Island Food & Wine Festival on April 17-19. It takes place at Pier 21. Thanks. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed our stay!!! Room 202 was amazing!! The view and the near by resturants were inviting!! The walls are a bit thin though if you know what I mean. I love the fact that you can see a cruise ship sailing by your window. The staff was amazing. Loved the beautiful lady at the front desk! Thank you for... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Room 202 at Harbor House. You should plan your return in conjunction with the Galveston Island Food & Wine Festival on April 17-19. The tastings take place at your doorstep at Pier 21 and advance tickets are available. Additionally, our sister hotel, Hotel Galvez, is offering a special Sunday brunch... More 

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