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Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I came down from Houston after we were lucky to have someone take our kids. Hotel and pool did not disappoint. Room was comfortable, clean and quiet. Pool was a great and the drinks at the bar flowed freely. My wife also headed to the spa while I went fishing. I think she chose poorly, but she... More 

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Bedford TX
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful hotel inside and out. Great location. Walking distance to the Pleasure Pier is about 5 minutes and Murdochs is a 2 minute walk. Very easy to drive to the port for the cruise ships. Staff at the resort is very professional and accommodating. We parked in the garage and were given a key to go in and out until... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great food, great view, great ambience! The staff at Hotel Galvez is phenomenal. Miguel always provides first class service and possesses a warm and friendly demeanor. The wonderful view of the pool and the ocean are icing on the cake.

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Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Historic character of hotel is awesome! Wonderful hotel with friendly staff, beautiful lobby, outstanding bar with live music in evening, and oasis pool area. Rooms were more than adequate and clean! We had a full gulf view that was so nice! Don't let other reviewers mislead you into thinking the rooms are too small. More than adequate based on the... More 

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Kronberg im Taunus, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Hotel lies just across the beach, separated by a pass through road only. Stopped without a reservation for two nights by recommondation. The staff at the front desk & valet service was very friendly and helpful, Free parking was available in a save parking garage which can be accessed only by hotel staff and guests. I booked a king... More 

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New Orleans, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Hotel Galvez is a beautiful, historic hotel with lovely architecture and a storied history. I went with high expectations, because of that history and many of their claims. But I was very disappointed. It' isn't a bad hotel, but it isn't a great one, either. Quite frankly, I've seen better organization and more dedicated staff in mid-tier hotels. For... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry that you were disappointed in your stay at the hotel. Please know that service and cleanliness is important to our staff and we'll use your review as an reminder. We hope you'll consider giving us another try in the future. More 

Enfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had gotten a good price to stay on a Sunday night so we booked it even though we were just passing through the area. What a beautiful hotel! Such a piece of history. Walking into the lobby brings you back in time. We stayed on the spa floor with a oceanfront room. Rooms are on the small side. Bathroom... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review on your Sunday night stay at Hotel Galvez & Spa. We are pleased that you enjoyed the hotel and our breakfast buffet offered in Galvez Bar & Grill. We hope that you plan another getaway soon. More 

Austin, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The history of this hotel is wonderful. The staff was kind, including valet and restaurant had great food. Our room was nice and we slept well. The water pressure in shower was very low. The pool area and staff was great and misters helped a lot with the heat. The pool water was a bit dirty. Other than that, will... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate the four star review on your stay at Hotel Galvez & Spa. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. And, thank you for sharing the pros and cons . We value your feedback and hope you'll make a return visit soon. More 

Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've eaten at the Sunday brunch several times. The food is always fantastic. What's even better is the service provided by my favorite waiter, Miguel. He takes care of my needs each time I go. He is very cordial. professional, and personable.

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for making a return visit for Sunday Brunch at Hotel Galvez. We look forward to your return. And, yes Miguel is great. More 

Chandler, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved the architecture and Old World feel of this hotel as soon as we walked in. The room, and bathroom, we stayed in was on the small side given the architectural limitations, but everything was super clean, and bedding extremely comfortable. As to the staff, we had a bit of a difficult time understanding the registration clerk, and because I... More 

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for celebrating your birthday at Hotel Galvez & Spa. We appreciate your accolades on our service and you taking the time to mention our staff by name. We hope that you'll make a return visit soon and we'll work on some training where needed. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand® Hotel and National Trust Historic Hotel of America, is the only historic beachfront hotel on the Texas Gulf Coast. This 224-room, century-old hotel offers 13,000 square feet of meeting space, a 9,763-square-foot spa, fitness center, full-service restaurant, lobby bar and pool with a swim-up bar. The hotel is rated four diamonds by AAA and is owned by Galveston preservationist George Mitchell as part of Mitchell Historic Properties. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel

Address: 2024 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Price Range: $147 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 224
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Also Known As:
Hotel Galvez And Spa, a Wyndham Grand Hotel
Hotel Galvez Wyndham Historic
Wyndham Galveston
Galveston Wyndham
Galvez Hotel Galveston
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Galveston
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#4 Luxury Hotel in Galveston
#4 Family Hotel in Galveston
#6 Business Hotel in Galveston
#8 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
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