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123 Rosenberg Drive, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We got on the cruise ship on Oct 12 2019. The part getting on the boat was ok. It was kinda confusing because there was people getting off the boat from their cruise at the same time. Just get there early and have plenty of...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Galveston is a small and very old town There are non modern fancy hotels along the beach front Because I have to stay nights before my cruises I stayed at 2 separated hotels both has famous hotel management brand But my experience were average. At...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Galveston Cruise Pier is old and in serious need of updating. It is overcrowded, chaotic and with people disembarking and others embarking it is crazy. The cruise lines need to make a major investment there.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jrv0247
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We boarded the Carnival Vista from this port. Carnival’s system got us on the ship very quickly and efficiently. We love Carnival❤️ However getting from Houston airports to Galveston Island is much more challenging than cruising from FL ports. We came 3 days before our...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first visit to this port. Short story, I didn't spend a lot of time here because things moved quickly. Have all of your docs and you will be on your ship in a jiffy.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank forcedair92gt
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great port with good facilities staff were very helpful and work very hard to keep the flow of passengers moving. Good WiFi too and easy to get in and out of the port with transport or on foot

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Lorraine N
Reviewed September 2, 2019

Fairly good boarding the Carnival Freedom but extremely terrible upon disembarkment,2900 people leaving a ship and only 5 agents show up,Carnival Agents tried to keep it going smoothly but when the Feds are involved its their show.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 2, 2019

We parked at the Port of Galveston park and cruise. You can save a few dollars if you purchase in advance which we did. We parked across the street from cruise terminals. There were plenty of shuttles to get us to and from. Also the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

Ported from Galveston 8/14/2019: Everything was so-so and not remarkable until our 4th day. Then it turned awful. They confined us to our stateroom for 24 hours. We didn’t get to go to Cozumel because of stomach pain I was having that morning which I...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Aridanii
Reviewed August 20, 2019

Went on a carnival Cruise out of Galveston to Western Carribean. Had to fly in to Houston and take shuttle to Carnival port in Galveston. Used Galveston Limo and as really pleased. Had Priority boarding and debarkation, it was a breeze. ONLY bad part about...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Cindy T
October 1, 2019|
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Response from STM0041 | Reviewed this property |
Not knowing what you are paying for the rental it is a tough question to answer. Assuming you are taking a 7 day cruise, an uncovered but gated parking spot at Galveston Park N Cruise will run you $75 for the week. I use... More
July 26, 2019|
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Response from elletw71 | Reviewed this property |
No point in arriving too early. You stand in the early line but if you check in with your group it is very smooth.
Adri M
May 8, 2019|
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Response from travelfamily97 | Reviewed this property |
The process usually isn’t long once you get inside, but there is plenty of walking. I agree with the previous reply that there are plenty of people to help you get a wheelchair if necessary. I can’t remember if I saw... More