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Gaido's Seaside Inn

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hard to beat the location & price makes it attractive to the budget minded traveler. They have a great pool, but I didn't find it as family friendly as others. The pool connects to a bar & on the Sunday night that we stayed it was very loud around our room by the pool & music from the patio blared... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Gaido's for the first time and the food was absolutely wonderful! Cody, our server was so attentive and courteous. Prices are a bit high but well worth it for good quality food. Really enjoyed our experience and will return on our next visit to Galveston.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Has the potential to be awesome but has some flaws. They need to update the showers (dinky water pressure & noisy), have bigger beds (full size to queen) and have hair dryers. Has a cool vintage vibe and you can tell it's a classic throwback motel, just needs some updated amenities. The beds, while smaller than I like, were very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd year to visit during 4th of July. Fireworks show was EPIC and literally right above you. They tightened up parking so wasn't an issue like the previous years. Maid service consistent. No complaints of the room due to convenience of location and decent rates. Booked in Feb for July visit, reservation wasn't screwed up at all. Nice bar/pool area... More 

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Pflugerville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed at Gaidos Seaside Inn on July 11th and had a great time. We had a king room on the back side of the building. Our room was quiet, clean, large, and the bed was really comfortable. The room had a nice TV, a full sized fridge, and the AC was ice cold. The pool area... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was disappointed in the room I stayed in. It needed updating and the room was not as clean as it should be. I was also locked out of my room for 30 minutes, the key card would not let me in. Otherwise, the staff at Gaido's were super nice and helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for wife's birthday with the inlaws. Crystal B was our server and was top notch- great service excellent food. One complaint- 1 member of the party ordered a daily catch-- no warning that market price was 2x the price of rest of food. It was not a huge issue but when market price is high most restaurants will warn... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room is incredibly small with two double beds, a table, two chairs, small fridge, and a microwave. One bed was too soft and hurt my back but the other one was comfy. Both had 4 pillows each which was good. The ac worked well and the room maintained a very comfortable temperature. It was on the first floor with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at gaidos as part of my wife's birthday weekend in Galveston. We had a party of 8 and called ahead about three hours for a reservation. We were promptly seated. Lucky for us, a gentleman named Richard, who has "eaten and worked" there for 17 years, was our waiter. He was fantastic. You can tell that he loves... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Front desk people are too old school & complicated.They really want to see the real McCoy whose name appeared in the OL reservation claiming they wanna make sure the card was not stolen. We were driving since midnight, arrived noontime I need some warm welcome & a place to nap b4 hitting the beach in the afternoon. My bank will... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located right across from the beach and Gulf of Mexico our two story family owned hotel has attracted visitors from all walks of life. We have a knowledgeable and "Texas friendly" staff. Every one of them committed to pleasing you. Many of the island's attractions and dining are only a short distance away from our property. And we have over 100 High Definition channels including HBO and Cinemax. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gaido's Seaside Inn

Address: 3700 Seawall Blvd, Galveston Island, TX 77550-7100
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island
Price Range: $77 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gaido's Seaside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 104
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Also Known As:
Gaido`s Seaside Hotel Galveston
Gaidos Seaside Inn Galveston
Gaidos Seaside Galveston
Hotel Style:
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston Island
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