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“Wonderful old world charm” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel

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Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel
Ranked #7 of 51 Hotels in Galveston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

We stayed at The Galvez in late September. First of all, I love the hotel and we go there often for weekend getaways. The staff is wonderful and very accommodating and they are a great part of the reason we keep going back. The ambiance of the hotel is wonderful. It is a Wyndham Historic Hotel. They have refurbished all of the rooms, the pool area and the Spa and it looks great. We stayed in a room with a partial gulf view and we know they are smaller due to the hotel's age. No problem with that. But, with all the money they have spent you would think they would have changed out all the carpeting in the rooms. Our carpet was shabby...no other way to say it. It looked dirty and was worn. I expect more from them for the price we pay to stay there on the weekends. Other than that, I have nothing but good things to say about the hotel and, of course, this will not keep us from going back either!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

The hotel is beautiful but we will be back because of the staff! Everyone chatted with us and made us feel so welcomed. Also, we got to stay in the ghost bride room 501. Didn't even reserve it, it was available when we checked in. What a nice birthday surprise! If you get a chance, stay in this room - nice view of the water and pleasure pier.

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Property: Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel
Address: 2024 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8029
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#3 Spa Hotel in Galveston
#4 Family Hotel in Galveston
#4 Luxury Hotel in Galveston
#6 Business Hotel in Galveston
#8 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 224
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 
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Hotel Galvez And Spa, a Wyndham Grand Hotel
Hotel Galvez Wyndham Historic
Wyndham Galveston
Galveston Wyndham
Galvez Hotel Galveston

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