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Address: 123 Rosenberg Drive, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
Phone Number: +1 409-765-9321
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Great Port to Cruise

Always love coming to Galveston Island. Great place to hang out and the restaurants and shops near the cruise ships are really cool. We always stay the night before a cruise and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
TXEyeGuy
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Killeen, Texas

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Peoria, Illinois
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Easy taxi drop off, smooth luggage transfer, doors just steps away from curb. 1st time to cruise out of Galveston so we were a little anxious but it was one of the smoothest. The luggage and customs process after the cruise was just as smooth.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

How do I start being a man with special needs we were stopped at the open of the special needs line all you have to do is look at the wear that I need to work but workers just looked crazy until I pointed at my right leg was then sent on though the line but was stopped again when... More 

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Killeen, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Always love coming to Galveston Island. Great place to hang out and the restaurants and shops near the cruise ships are really cool. We always stay the night before a cruise and just drink in the island vibe.

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Thank TXEyeGuy
Oklahoma
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59 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You can ride for free. Just be advised it can get very busy during certain times of the day.. Loved it.

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Thank jv2275
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure where to post this on here, but, here goes...I wanted to make Carnival (and others now) know of the sheer dissatisfaction of my very FIRST cruise experience EVER, via the Carnival Liberty from Galveston to Cozumel-10/27/16 to 10/31/16. I was sooo excited to celebrate my 17th year anniversary with my husband...and on a cruise for that matter! We... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The port is a good place to depart from. Best airport to fly into is Hobby. There are all kinds of shuttle services to and from the airport. If you opt to drive it costs to park anywhere between $10-$20 per day. There are some restaurants around the area. None within walking distance if your carrying luggage. Closest is a... More 

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Austin, Texas
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Nice port with calm water. I would recommend taking a day or two and touring the town the Strand and the beach are very nice and there is a lot to do. Great history and food.

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Pleasant Hill, Missouri
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66 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

We cruise from this port a lot. We usually never have any trouble. I do think it is easier to prepay for my parking at portofglaveston.com. It is only a $5 discount, but any discount is better than not. Our cars are secure, in a fenced in area. No worrying while you are out on a wonderful ship enjoying your... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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55 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

My first cruise and I couldn't have been more pleased. We had 11 women in 3 cabins which I thought would be tight, but since we were hardly in there it wasn't a big deal. Jesus was an awesome room steward. I don't know how he got in our room to exchange towels, Beach towels and straighten the bed every... More 

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Brownsville, Texas
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72 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

The port is awesome to cruise from! I have left on 5 of my 8 cruises from Galveston and not one problem!! The only problem, is that I have done all the ports from here! I hope Carnival makes some changes!!

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