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Ferry Ride

We rode the ferry so our grandchildren could see the dolphins..The weather was good and we went as... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mysteryladygirl
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Jewett, Texas
First Cruise

This was our first cruise and it was amazing. We cruised on the Carnival Freedom ship and the staff... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LadyTri
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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In 15 minutes the cruise ship was in the Gulf of Mexico. It’s exciting to see the shrimp boats and coast guard station.

Thank John2Mary
Reviewed 6 days ago

We rode the ferry so our grandchildren could see the dolphins..The weather was good and we went as walk ons...

Thank mysteryladygirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first cruise and it was amazing. We cruised on the Carnival Freedom ship and the staff and guests were wonderful. We started on a 7 day Caribbean cruise to Montego Bay, Jamaica, Cayman Islands, and Cozumel, Mexico and we ended with a...More

Thank LadyTri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the 7-day Western Caribbean cruise from Galveston to Jamaica, Cayman, and Cozumel. It was affordable for a family of four and provided a variety of onboard entertainment options. My teens had a blast. They had afternoon movie showings at the pool, a ping...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just finished a royal caribbean cruises from galveston and the organization was so smooth with almost no waiting in lines anywhere -embarking and disembarking went great and fast!

Thank DOUG H
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Carnival Valor mid May of 2017 (it wouldn’t let me go that far back) was my very first cruise. Needless to say, I am now a HUGE fan of cruises. My husband had actually won a cruise as the grand prize during his company Christmas...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed July 6, 2018

The port is very busy. There are shuttles going back and forth constantly. Make sure you are ontime or you will end up waiting in long lines. You can't come in early, they will check your boarding time. If you only bring 2 bags each,...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2018

We were lucky with the timing. There was no wait to get on and off the ferry. We were able to see many dolphins from the ferry ride. Very nice experience.

Thank 708wendig
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We were on the Breeze on June 3rd for 7 nights. The ship was nice and the food was good. What I didn’t like was the constant annoying up selling. Especially during dining. An example was in the morning of excursions there was someone in...More

Thank Melissa J
Reviewed June 24, 2018

took the ferry (we walked on not drove our vehicle) the dolphins were all around and we got splashed with the sea water and had the most amazing time the staff were very attentive and well trained

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Charlie H
April 15, 2018|
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Response from NTSU1975 | Reviewed this property |
One factor to consider is if you are on Carnival and have a preset boarding time, then you need to allow for the time of day you are driving to Galveston and the day of the week. We had a 12:30 boarding and the traffic... More
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peppr96
March 26, 2018|
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Response from Chopin K | Reviewed this property |
We usually just go for the Port of Galveston Official Parking Lots A or B. If an inclement weather is anticipated, we park at the Port of Galveston Officla Garage on Rosenberg and 25th Street. Google for info on making... More
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peppr96
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Response from Gershwin12 | Reviewed this property |
We had a rental car but as you said there is plenty of onsite parking. However depending where on the pier your ship docks it may be a long walk, so drop your luggage and any physically challenged folks by the ship first.
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