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The Galvestonian

Houston (Hobby), TX, US (HOU)

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Based on 353 reviews
Room & Rates
1 bedroom

1 bedroom

1 King Bed or 1 Queen Bed
Features a private balcony

Layout - Bedroom and sitting area
Entertainment - Free WiFi and DVD player
Food & Drink - Kitchen with refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, and dishwasher
Bathroom - Private bathroom, a hair dryer, and a shower/tub combination
Practical - Free local calls and iron/ironing board
Comfort - Air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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1 Bedroom Deluxe

1 Bedroom Deluxe

1 King Bed or 1 Queen Bed
Features a private balcony

Layout - Bedroom and sitting area
Entertainment - Free WiFi and DVD player
Food & Drink - Kitchen with refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, and dishwasher
Bathroom - Private bathroom, a hair dryer, and a shower/tub combination
Practical - Free local calls and iron/ironing board
Comfort - Air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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2 bedroom

2 bedroom

1 King Bed or 1 Twin Bed
Features a private balcony

Layout - Bedroom and sitting area
Entertainment - Free WiFi and DVD player
Food & Drink - Kitchen with refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, and dishwasher
Bathroom - Private bathroom, a hair dryer, and a shower/tub combination
Practical - Free local calls and iron/ironing board
Comfort - Air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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3 bedroom

1 King Bed or 1 Queen Bed
Balcony with water views

Layout - Bedroom and sitting area
Entertainment - Free WiFi and DVD player
Food & Drink - Kitchen with refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, and dishwasher
Bathroom - Private bathroom, a hair dryer, and a shower/tub combination
Practical - Free local calls and iron/ironing board
Comfort - Air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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5 Bedroom

1 King Bed or 1 Queen Bed
Features a private balcony

Layout - Bedroom and sitting area
Entertainment - Free WiFi and DVD player
Food & Drink - Kitchen with refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, and dishwasher
Bathroom - Hair dryer
Practical - Free local calls and iron/ironing board
Comfort - Air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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The Galvestonian
1401 East Beach Drive, Galveston, TX US 77550

Rooms
Make yourself at home in one of the 67 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring kitchens with refrigerators and stovetops. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and DVD players are provided for your entertainment. Conveniences include separate sitting areas and microwaves.

Amenities
Head down to the water and enjoy a day at the private beach, or take advantage of other recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a spa tub. Additional features at this condominium resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, a picnic area, and barbecue grills.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a computer station, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.

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Know Before You Go

  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes
 

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Parking

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

AMENITIES:
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Barbecue Grills
  • Elevator / Lift
  • Fitness Facility
  • Free Local Calls
  • Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Laundry Services/Laundry Facility
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Picnic Area
  • Private Beach
(+) = Additional fees may apply for the use of these amenities.
(*) = Free, some restrictions may apply

Based on 353 reviews
from Saint Louis, Missouri
Submitted on 22-05-2016
Another great stay! We stayed in a one bedroom on the eight floor (807), we've stayed in this unit several times! It's a beautiful unit. It's updated and has a very clean, open, beach feel to it. The kitchen has everything you need. It also had coolers and lawn chairs for the beach in a closet they keep open. I really don't have anything negative to say about The Galvestonian or this unit. Although it is next to the elevators, but it's still quiet and never had noise problems. Beautiful place.
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Submitted on 28-05-2016
We stayed in condo 1014 which was very nice and stocked with everything needed for a comfortable stay. The maid service came in daily with fresh towels, made the beds, and other light housekeeping. The beach and pool towels were very convenient. Loved the pool and private beach! Very relaxing atmosphere overall. The staff were all very friendly and helpful.
from Mineola, Texas
Submitted on 30-05-2016
Our first time to rent a condo and the Galvestonian has set the standard very high! We were in Unit 1002, upgraded from a 1-bedroom to the 2 bedroom, 2 bath. The unit was very clean, pleasantly furnished and very comfortable. Everything was in place, from the kitchen to both bathrooms which were typically small. Employees were friendly, helpful and eager to please. Lisa and Amy were very efficient at the front desk and handled each question or request we had. The entire property is beautifu... Read more
from The Woodlands
Submitted on 30-05-2016
This is a 60-unit condo building with a nice lobby, reception desk, pool, beautiful mature landscape with multiple places for barbecue, a very peaceful and clean beach, and family-oriented people. Sixty percent of condos are used by their owners and only 40% of the condos are rented. I guess the only reason they call it a hotel is that you have a 24-hour reception desk, towels for the pool, chairs and umbrella for the beach ($35 per day must be reseved ahead of time) and daily housekeeping. Th... Read more
from Houston, Texas
Submitted on 05-06-2016
I consider myself a bit of a travel guru and have studied Tripadvisor over the years.We live in Houston and have been to Galveston multiple times and not necessarily always impressed. We were however extremely surprised by this place. Great views (we stayed on the 5th floor) of the ocean, quite beach with easy access, amazing pool area, great grill area etc. We loved every part of it and hope to return soon! I would definitely recommend a stay here!
from Slidell, Texas
Submitted on 21-06-2016
Everyone here is polite and so very friendly (staff and other guests)! This isn't our first stay here and most definitely won't be the last! If you are looking for a Galveston condo vacation this is the place to do it! The pool is decently sized with lots of seating. They also "clean" the beach each morning and have umbrellas and chairs to rent.
from Houston, Texas
Submitted on 21-06-2016
Our family have been going to the Galvestonian for almost 30 years and it is still the best place to stay on the island. The beach access, the privacy, and the outdoor cooking area cannot be beat. They are also always making improvements to enhance the experience. Management and there staff have created a warm and professional environment for there guest and I'm sure for there residence. I would like to add that it might be time to work on or replace the Weber grills because the ash can mechanis... Read more
from Houston, Texas
Submitted on 22-06-2016
We stayed at The Galvestonian years ago and always wanted to return. Both last year and this year we treated ourselves to a weekend. What a joy! We always take food with us, so we don't have to leave the property. Who would want to!!! There is breeze on the beach when it isn't happening anywhere else; the view is heavenly; the open beaches for walking miles are available directly off the property; and, if you are pool people, the pool is lovely. We so wanted to spend a week, but time woul... Read more
from Dallas, Texas
Submitted on 29-06-2016
First stay here and compared to other hotels in Galveston its the only one that feels like a "beach hotel", because its the only one directly on the beach. Just a boardwalk away from the sand. No crowds as its on a quiet part with other condo's and beach homes. We were on the 6th floor in a 3 bedroom, 2 bath unit on the corner. We had great views south over the ocean and west down the beach. The master bedroom AC was running warm the night we arrived and after alerting front desk, it was fixed b... Read more
from Alvin, Texas
Submitted on 05-07-2016
My wife and I had a great stay wonderful staff great room service and super easy access to the beach very clean and nice we travel a lot and I really have nothing bad to say about our stay. Highly recommended
from Dallas, Texas
Submitted on 28-07-2016
I truly enjoyed my experience at the Galvestonian. The room , 805-6, I lucked up on while booking and I loved it. The room was clean and had an amazing view of the Gulf of Mexico.My bed was comfortable and my bathroom was immaculate. Fresh Fluffy Towels daily! The staff was extremely helpful from the booking to the check-in to the check-out. I had a peaceful sleep each night. I didn't here any other guests in their condos. Everyone was friendly and the hotel only added to my visit on the island.... Read more
from Arlington, Texas
Submitted on 02-08-2016
My family and I traveled to The Galvestonian for a long weekend to celebrate my granddaughter's first birthday. There were 5 adults and 3 children, age 3 and under. Being right on the beach was a godsend for us. We stayed in a 2 bedroom/2 bath unit on the 10th floor and loved the view. We were very pleased with the unit and the staff was always very helpful. I will be recommending The Galvestonian to those who want to be away from all the hustle and bustle of the Seawall but close enough t... Read more
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Submitted on 05-08-2016
I took my parents on a vacation and stayed at The Galvestonian. The condo was emmaculate and the service was OUTSTANDING. Although it's located in Galveston it actually feel like you are on a bonafide tropical island. The landscape of the property is unbelievable, the upkeep of the property is second to none and the attention to guest is to be commended. I enjoyed the dedicated hours for adults only in the hot tub and the option to have beach chairs waiting for you from 0900-7:30pm. Additionally... Read more
from Houston, Texas
Submitted on 08-08-2016
We enjoyed a romantic 3 day weekend for our first trip to the Galvestonian. Quiet, clean and nice 2/2 condo with a lovely view. The staff are friendly and we had everything we needed for a relaxing time. Would highly recommend for couples and families looking for a private beach experience.
from Rusk, Texas
Submitted on 13-08-2016
This is our second vacation stay. We were so impressed with our first one in 2014 that we had to do it again. We stayed in Unit 612 last week. It was beautifully decorated and clean. Our stay was absolutely perfect!
from Dallas, Texas
Submitted on 31-08-2016
Family vacation with private beach area. Great pool and amenities. Beautifully appointed 2 bed/2bath, fully stocked kitchen. Room 312. Continental breakfast, beach wagons provided for convenience. We loved it!
from The Woodlands, Texas
Submitted on 31-08-2016
Our stay here was so peaceful and relaxing. Open the door and all you hear is the surf, no traffic no crowd noise, just the surf. It's location is everything! Placed right on the beach with consideration for the beautiful grassy dunes with a dune walkover, lots of sand and sea. No cars allowed on this beach and it is kept very clean. The water was clear and green during our stay. The property is well maintained, the staff is very helpful, it's only a short distance from The Strand and all... Read more
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Submitted on 01-09-2016
We stayed here for our annual fall vacation and it was our first time. The unit was small, but very cozy. We LOVED all the amenities offered. The heated pools were perfect! This place is gorgeous! We will definitely be back!
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Submitted on 03-09-2016
Right on the beach, no crossing streets on your own manicured beach. And did I mention all rooms have a terrific view? You're only 5 min from the strand and it's really a nice get away! Condo living at its best!
from San Antonio, Texas
Submitted on 05-09-2016
This was our first visit to the area. I used Trip Advisor to research places to stay. The Galvestonian was at the top of the list. It seemed to check all of the boxes from the description and reviews, and we were extremely pleased about the location (on the beach and 10 minutes from the downtown area). As others have described the grounds are lush with gardens, the pool area was well equipped, and there were outdoor tables and grills for family cookouts. Our family of 5 (parents, grandpare... Read more
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Submitted on 28-09-2016
What a great place to stay when visiting Galveston. Great staff and management with amenities galore. The residents are so hospitable, respectful and appreciative of your visit. We were able to enjoy the continental breakfast Sunday morning, the hot coffee, the hot tub and especially enjoyed the beach umbrellas and chairs on the beach. The clear water and sunshine was therapeutic indeed. The offshore lightning storm was incredible. The Galvestonian is truly a unique experience! The guest on the... Read more
from Austin, Texas
Submitted on 29-09-2016
We have stayed here now 5 years in a row for our family beach vacation! After growing up in Houston and trying all sorts of hotels and condos in the area, this has become our absolute favorite! The beaches are SO clean & groomed daily. Nothing beats your own private beach just steps outside the condo! In the past, we've had to cross the Sea Wall with small children and BAGS full of their sand toys & towels. Not anymore! And at the Galvestonian, we've never had a bad view! Beachfront condos are t... Read more
from Dallas
Submitted on 05-10-2016
This is 100% condo owned facility, literally right on the beach. It is on east end of Galveston, just minutes from sea wall and activities. The complex offers complimentary coffee/tea in the morning. Has a pool, hot tub, communal fire pit and nice picnic areas where you could grill your own. They offer towels and rent bicycles and chair/umbrellas for the beach the beach is very clean. We stayed in 1bdrm condo, very nice. Had great view. All condos have kitchenettes to make for a nice stay. It ev... Read more
from Columbus, Indiana, United States
Submitted on 11-10-2016
We rented Condo #807 and we are very pleased! The condo is decorated very nicely and it is very spacious. The only thing I would change is I would install a shower wand in the shower. Other than that it is perfect! We have everything we need to cook or just to relax. I would recommend The Galvestonian to anyone coming to this area for a vacation. We will be back for sure.
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Submitted on 13-10-2016
5 Stars! I hope to make this an annual destination. Book with The Galvestonian you will not be disappointed. I chose The Galvestonian because I was traveling alone. They provided the added security I was looking for. Each room has a beautiful view of the gulf. The sound of surf at your fingertips.
from Highland Village, Texas
Submitted on 14-10-2016
Staff were friendly and helpful. Lovely layout of the condo. Space between the 2 bedrooms and bathrooms. King sized beds in both rooms. Lovely pictures and decor of various birds. View of the beach was spectacular. The pool, picnic area with grills, firepit, wagons, towels, a beach that is clean are some of the delightful extras on the property. Gorgeous flowers. Kitchen was well stocked. The best location on the East beach.
from Des Moines, Iowa
Submitted on 15-10-2016
My family and I made the right choice by staying at the Galvestonian. Prior to booking, we were trying to decide between the Galvestonian and several other hotels: -Moody Gardens -The San Luis Resort -Hotel Galvez & Spa -Casa Del Mar -Holiday Inn Resort We initially dismissed the Galvestonian due to the price, but I saw a deal on their website along the lines of buy 2 nights, get the 3rd night 50% off. This deal put the Galvestonian into the top of our price range. The main reason we were... Read more
from Cary, North Carolina
Submitted on 25-10-2016
My wife and I are from NC - and had never been to Galveston. The #1 TA rating is spot on. The sea wall area is cool, but way too packed and very limited beaches - so we were very thankful that the Galvestonian is on the east beach where its much quieter and the beaches are more like we're used to from NC. The room was well decorated, the porches large enough for spending time soaking up the amazing view of the gulf and dozens of ships always anchored out there. The staff (particularly Dolores... Read more
from San Antonio, Texas
Submitted on 25-10-2016
I stayed here with my wife for our 30th wedding anniversary. The minute we drove up the entrance, we knew this place was top notch. Landscaping, Lighted Free Parking, Friendly Hosts, Very Clean and Bright Lobby, Plenty of luggage carriers, Fast Elevators, Every room with a perfect View, Modern and High Quality furnishings, Updated Kitchens, Balconies!, Privacy Curtains, Personalized Climate Control!, Good sized LED TVs, BluRay DVD player/various CDs (at least our condo came with these), Plenty... Read more
from Duluth, Georgia, United States
Submitted on 30-11-2016
Unit 306 is the place you want to be for your perfect beach getaway! It offers 2 comfy queen beds, well equipped kitchen, an extra large balcony off the living room, along with 2 other balconies, and nice bath. It is conveniently located near the elevator and has a tv in the bedroom as well as large screen tv in living room. The condo has lovely decor and has a wonderful view of the beach. Plan your romantic getaway or girls' trip here! The Galvestonian is a great place and we will be return... Read more
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