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Boardwalk Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8 Kemah Waterfront, Kemah, TX 77565
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Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Kemah
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We stayed here for our annual company conference. I didn't pay for the room or anything else during the weekend we stayed here, so there is only so much complaining that I will do. Plus, I would never choose this type of hotel as I prefer modern or luxury hotels. This is a more rustic romantic charm type of hotel.... More 

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our Hotel property, while there are areas of our property you enjoyed , we were disppointed to hear that our Housekeeping Department failed to maintain your room at our typical high standards, we assure you that these areas have been discussed and addressed with our staff and we apologize for the inconvenience. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We booked online and were surprised at the quality and cool decor! The room was huge and beautiful! The staff was helpful and very nice. Customer service is a high priority here! You will not be disappointed! !

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our property and our staff, we truly appreciate your feedback and hope we will become your hotel of choice whenever your travels bring you to Kemah. Safe Travels, Dalia Pena General Manager Boardwalk Inn- Kemah Boardwalk More 

Central Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We just returned from a lovely two-night stay at the Boardwalk Inn. Couldn’t have been happier with the property and our room #434! As usual, though, it’s the people that can make or break a visit anywhere, and I have to say the ladies at the front desk are top notch! Kudos to Mary and Lauren and the several others... More 

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our property! I agree, we truly have some amazing staff, a sign that they love working at the Boardwalk Inn and they enjoy taking care of our guests. We are so happy our staff made your stay a memorable one, we hope you will return very soon! Safe Travels, Dalia Pena General Manager... More 

San Antonio, TX
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101 reviews 101 reviews
23 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We decided to celebrate our 42nd anniversary in Kemah with a couple that made the trip with us, and another couple who live in the Kemah area. We spent two nights at the Boardwalk Inn and from the initial booking (months ago) to the time we departed we were extremely pleased with all aspects of the stay (except the weather).... More 

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our property! On behalf of myself and my entire staff we congratulate you and your wife on your 42nd. Anniversary and we are thrilled you choose us as your getaway for your celebration! We hope we will become an annual tradition for you and your family. Wishing you our very best. Safe Travels,... More 

Spring, Texas, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My boyfriend went here for the night away before he left for work. I loved that we had out own balcony that looked out to live music. I am glad we were there to go out,or else it would have been difficult to sleep. The room was just ok, however we had some loud neighbors and they could be heard... More 

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our Hotel, we appreciate the feed back and will share with our hotel team. We always evaluate our service and guests hotel experience comments and make every effort to make improvements. Hope you will come back and see us again. Safe Travels, Dalia Pena General Manager Boardwalk Inn- Kemah Boardwalk More 

Syracuse, Utah
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I've had a longstanding opinion that the best customer service you can get while traveling is on a cruise. However, this hotels staff really put that to the test. After arriving we were checked in and greeted by the bellman Richard who made it no secret how much he loved his job. He was friendly, funny, and incredibly welcoming. We... More 

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our property and Richard. Richard is our Hotel Ambassador, he will be thrilled to hear your kind remarks about his service. Richard is a long time staff member who truely loves to assist our guests and always makes our guests feel at home, he will be happy to hear he made your visit... More 

Manchester
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65 reviews 65 reviews
52 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My first thought on arriving was "what is this place?". The hotel is located amongst old-time restaurants and amusements on the kemah boardwark, next to the water. It's a lovely hotel, with huge rooms (mine was 10m x 5m). The staff on arrival were great. We got there late at night, and the staff were friendly and chatty. Unfortunately, the... More 

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review on your recent visit to Kemah and the Boardwalk Inn! We truly appreciate the feed back and we are so happy you discovered our unique property in the mist of some great amenities on the Boardwalk .We will share your feed back regarding our staff, they will be happy to hear you had a... More 

Lafayette, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Everyone was so welcoming. We asked for help and before I knew it they had it done. Ms Mary was so friendly. The place was so clean. We didn't want to leave. Eat at the flying dutchman!Food was amazing and the servers Ryne and Evan were so pleasant. We had an amazing time. We definitely will be back. Can't wait.

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of our property on your recent visit. We are thrilled you had a great time and sampled the Flying Dutchman Restaurant, we agree they do have some great food and their staff is great. We will share your review with all our staff and in particular Mary, she has been part of our team... More 

Sandvika
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Obviously a hotel for pleasure and fun or romantic weekends. As I was there for business my needs we're different than all the couples around me. This feedback hence being from business perspective. No breakfast available in the hotel, available at a diner next door with stressful atmosphere and mediocre foods. All rooms facing a square with live music, making... More 

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our property we truly appreciate the feedback as it helps us to improve our hotel and operations. We hope you will consider returning again in the near future. Safe Travels, Dalia Pena General Manager Boardwalk Inn- Kemah Boardwalk More 

Mustang, Oklahoma
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11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We previously lived in Houston and returned this year for a romantic weekend getaway. This boutique hotel was a wonderful choice. The staff was friendly and attentive. The great restaurants within walking distance makes this a perfect place to stay. We may bring the kids next time because the rides and games look like a lot of fun for them.

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Dalia P, General Manager at Boardwalk Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review of our property, we truly appreciate the feedback. Great to hear you came for a relaxing and fun weekend getaway and you sampled some of our great restaurants on the Boardwalk. Look forward to your next visit with the kids, they'll have a blast! Until then, Safe Travels, Dalia Pena General Manager Boardwalk Inn-... More 

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Address: 8 Kemah Waterfront, Kemah, TX 77565
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Kemah
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Boardwalk Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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Also Known As:
Boardwalk Inn Kemah
Boardwalk Hotel Kemah
Kemah Boardwalk Hotel

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