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Address: Galveston, Galveston Island, TX
Phone Number: 4097975182
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Walk along this eight-mile seawall built to protect Galveston from...

Walk along this eight-mile seawall built to protect Galveston from the raging winds and waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

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Houston Sightseeing Tour and Galveston Day Trip

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Beaxh at dome parts dirtier then others ...water is not as clear as in corpus area but nevertheless its a beach....in order to walk on the pier you have to pay...! It was alright... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Ivonne K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beaxh at dome parts dirtier then others ...water is not as clear as in corpus area but nevertheless its a beach....in order to walk on the pier you have to pay...! It was alright but def. Better beaches in texas.

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Thank Ivonne K
Sweetwater, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lots of different things to see on the seawall. Beautiful home is pretty a day clean, you can rent umbrellas and chairs for the beach. Parking expensive and limited. You have to cross busy street to get waterside. Surf,Tshirts beach garb available and lots of places to eat. Overall good time!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are expecting clean beaches you'll be disappointed. There was a mess of garbage at times along the seawall beach, including condoms and tampons. Was disgusting. There were stretches that were cleaner- sections that had garbage cans placed every few yards but where there were no close garbage cans, the beach was a mess. You can walk out into... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

the beach has changed...it was very clean. loved our afternoon playing and building sandcastles. not many sea shells but fun walking and looking.

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Wylie, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The beaches have under gone huge improvements the past two years. Very nice and clean. We saw cleaning crews out several times each day Very impressive changes

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Denton, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a little water break a couple of times on these beaches. They were rather clean, but they had no bathrooms or showers to rinse off. We still enjoyed ourselves. It was free.

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Houston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You can see for miles when the weather is clear and the sun is shining. The water looks clean. There are lots of ships out at the horizon and lots of people on the beach in the foreground.

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Hearne, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at St. Luis Resort on Seawall we enjoyed the view of the ocean a good location of many attractions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

had a good time walking the beach. taking pic of the water walking the pier. great evening walking great sunset

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went in August and it was beautiful my kids loved it it was their first ocean experience there was fish flopping all around them while they played , there was tiny crabs crawling around all over the beach I think they should make a bigger deal of the beach and make it more attractive.

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