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Commodore on the Beach

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   37th and Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77552-3830
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Ranked #37 of 49 hotels in Galveston
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Grand Prairie, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Looking for an amazing ocean view? Commodore has it! Security? This hotel enforced the tightest security I have experienced. The non-smoking policy is a plus! The hotel provides a place or site for people who smoke. The staff are friendly, and helpful. Our room was clean, and well stock with necessities. My minor complaints are the wifi functions and the... More

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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62 reviews 62 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For budget friendly with a beach view, this is a good find. Room was clean, with a beachy cottage theme. Yes it's noisy - traffic along seawall doesn't stop. The patio is nice to sit and relax, watch the ocean & the traffic. Pool area was clean & nice. The parking can be difficult especially with people taking up 2... More

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fort worth
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52 reviews 52 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

THe view from our balcony was wonderful. The staff were friendly and helpful. THe milk and cookies daily at 5 were pleasant. The beds were the worst I believe I have ever slept on in a hotel. I felt like I was in a hole. They were soft but broken down. THe room had a bad odor and damp with... More

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Cleburne, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed many times here; even though an older hotel, the rooms have always been clean. Cannot beat the price for a place right across from the beach!! This time around, the front desk was TREMENDOUS! I had booked thru Galveston.com and had to change my original date 3 months prior to our stay. Well that information wasn't conveyed... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was not a hotel that I would recommend to anyone. Customer Service is a huge part of the hospitality business and this definitely lacks in customer service. The front desk was horrible and the housekeeping staff was screaming at each other using profanity in front of the guests and some of those guests were young children. The pool attendants... More

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Red Oak, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is old, but clean and nice. I love the location and that every room has a view of the beach. The staff could use a refresher course in customer service and management could take a little more care with the timeliness of cleaning up the pool area from the night before. But overall a great place and i... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel seems to be the closest to the beach. The rooms were clean and nice! The pool area was beautiful and so relaxing. Everyone was very helpful and nice. We will for sure stay here when we visit again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well I showed up at the hotel a little early before checking they told us we booked two rooms When we only booked one they quickly canceled the other one you have to give them information on your vehicle to get a parking pass like your license plate so your vehicle won't be towed the hotel rooms are kind of... More

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Austin, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Yes, the view of the Gulf was great, but sadly the room was not. Especially considering the prices. They charge four star hotel prices. The phone and remote controls were so filthy, I had to clean them myself with alcohol swabs. The towel rack was hanging crooked and the wall needed painting. On the good side, the bed was fairly... More

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garland tx
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Me and my girlfriend stayed here back in june 07. Had a wonderful stay. Can't wait to get back to Galveston and stay there again. Fourth floor awesome views of the ocean. And the seawall. Walking distance to great food and shops. Just across the street from the beach.we really enjoyed our stay and can't wait to get back.

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Address: 37th and Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77552-3830
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Commodore on the Beach 2*
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Commodore On The Beach Galveston
Commodore Galveston

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#17 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston
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