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The Galvestonian

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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“east beach”(22 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed January 13, 2016

We stayed in Condo 1110 for 10 nights over New Years. The short version is the Galvestonian and the room itself are worthy of the 4.5 TA rating. I am giving a 5 rating based on the low price we got the room for –...More

9  Thank Piggy-can-fly
Reviewed January 11, 2016

My previous stay here was great. My recent stay was disappointing. The primary draw of this place is location. It is a great location. Having said that, the management seems to think it is okay to continue charging large sums of money for sub-par units....More

11  Thank Christina M
Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

Excellent low end vacation. Plenty of hotel options, shopping, beaches, fishing, and plenty of things to do including Moody Gardens and riding the ferry. Don't go there expecting Florida or Bora Bora level beaches, it is not. Go there and experience the Strand and Ellyssa.

2  Thank Flightmed29
Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

Our extended family stayed at the Galvestonian and we had a great time. We had a double suite on the 12th floor and another on the fourth. The views were beautiful, the rooms and living areas were great, and everything just came together. I really...More

4  Thank bigfishpk
Response from Gregory C, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded January 6, 2016

Thank you for your kind words! I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Galvestonian.

Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

My family really enjoyed our stay at the Galvestonian! Cleanliness is always an important factor when I am deciding where I want to stay away from home. This place was clean and comfortable. After playing in the gulf, they had an area we could rinse...More

2  Thank bradysarah
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$246 - $494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston
#1 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
#1 Family Hotel in Galveston
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$246 - $494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston
#1 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
#1 Family Hotel in Galveston
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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MollySmith21
March 18, 2018|
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Response from Sergio O | Property representative |
Hello Molly, There is a laundry area located on the lobby level free of charge to our guests.
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gaylene
September 15, 2017|
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Response from bigdogjasonp | Reviewed this property |
The Galvestonian is not a resort with activity staff. The units are individually owned and rented out by the Galvestonian staff. It's like being at a typical high rise condo with pool, gym, etc. They have bikes for rent and... More
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americanchristian
July 22, 2017|
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Response from Sergio O | Property representative |
Hello! Yes you are able to bring your own umbrella set up. We keep a space in the middle of the Galvestonian Umbrellas for you to set up. We do have pool and beach towels available to you as well.
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"All rooms seem to have great views."
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"Every room has a view of the beach and a balcony. You should be in good hands in any room you choose."
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"There is a good pool view in some rooms and a more quiet ocean view in others."
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"used to be good"
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