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“The perfect spa” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel
4.0 of 5 Resort   |   2024 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550   |  
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Ranked #6 of 49 Hotels in Galveston
Conroe, Tx
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41 reviews 41 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“The perfect spa”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

My wife and I spend most of the day at the Spa! We were treated like royalty from the time we arrived until the time we were finished. Every person who came in contact with us was very helpful and went out of their way to make us feel comfortable! We will definately be back! Thank you

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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WyndhamGalveston, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review, February 20, 2013
Thank you for taking time to provide feedback on your experience at The Spa at Hotel Galvez. The Spa is frequently voted as the top spa in Galveston so we are very proud of the service. We look forward to your next visit and The Spa will be waiting.
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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013 via mobile

We were put up here due to a cancellation of our cruise. Was nice we didnt have to pay, but the bathroom was not clean. The countertop hadnt been wiped down fromthe previous occupants and when you see that it makes you wonder if the room hadbeen cleaned at all. Pool & hot tub were non funtional. For breakfast i had an omelet which was good, but the homefires were greasy and cold, coffee was luke warm also. I expected more from this hotel. Staff were great, very friendly and helpful.

Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
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WyndhamGalveston, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review, February 15, 2013
Thank you for your comments regarding your stay at Hotel Galvez & Spa. Please accept my apologies for any inconveniences that you experienced during your stay. Unfortunately, your stay at the hotel coincided with the one week that we were servicing the pool. The pool and hot tub is now open. We hope that you will give us another try and stay with us again in the future.
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

A nice comfortable hotel on the sea wall. The staff were really great especially reception and concierge who went out of there way to be helpful.The room was large clean and comfortable . The free shuttle service to and from the old town and the Hotel Tremont was really useful especially if you wanted to eat out .The only minus was the free parking which was across the road a few minutes walk from the main hotel.

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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Thank you for taking time to provide feedback on your stay at Hotel Galvez & Spa. We appreciate your insight and we are thrilled that you had the opportunity to see our sister property - The Tremont House. We hope that you had the opportunity to see the Rooftop Bar when you stopped in at The Tremont. We look forward to your next visit.
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Address: 2024 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#3 Luxury Hotel in Galveston
#4 Business Hotel in Galveston
#5 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
#6 Family Hotel in Galveston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 224
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand® Hotel and National Trust Historic Hotel of America, is the only historic beachfront hotel on the Texas Gulf Coast. This 224-room, century-old hotel offers 13,000 square feet of meeting space, a 9,763-square-foot spa, fitness center, full-service restaurant, lobby bar and pool with a swim-up bar. The hotel is rated four diamonds by AAA and is owned by Galveston preservationist George Mitchell as part of Mitchell Historic Properties. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Hotel Galvez And Spa, a Wyndham Grand Hotel
Hotel Galvez Wyndham Historic
Wyndham Galveston
Galveston Wyndham
Galvez Hotel Galveston

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