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Stewart Beach

201 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5519
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Enjoyable family beach

Ok the reviews are right - this is NOT a free beach - but to us it was worth it. Parking is... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
Clark F
You don't get what you pay for

Like many other reviewers, I paid to go to this beach just for the showers. Other beaches are free... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
Heather C
Tomball, Texas
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Families are the focus at this popular, amenities-rich beach park, where volleyball, sandcastle competitions, concerts and other family-oriented activities are the norm all summer long.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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201 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-5519

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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Ok the reviews are right - this is NOT a free beach - but to us it was worth it. Parking is centralized and easier than dragging your gear across the street or down the seawall. Beach area is way bigger and spread out -...More

1  Thank Clark F
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Like many other reviewers, I paid to go to this beach just for the showers. Other beaches are free! Upon entering I asked the guy at the gate what time the showers close. I was told 6:30. I went over to take a shower by...More

2  Thank Heather C
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Went there on Saturday moring. Beach itself is huge and has lots of umbrellas and chairs for rent - 35$ for an umbrella and two chairs. I think it is too much. Furthemore, tractors, police and other cars are passing all the time. Parking costs...More

Thank Markus L
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Spacious beach with restrooms and a snack bar. They also had a huge blow up slide when we were there. $7/vehicle. We spent several days on this beach!

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

There were people everywhere! It was a good beach to go to if you don't mind the crowd. Had to pay for parking but didn't rent chairs or umbrellas. Everything was pretty high. Glad we came bit probably could have found something better.

Thank Aubre S
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This beach isn't bad at all, they have restrooms and showers and is reasonably clean, they have a little playground area like a pirate ship, our main goal was the ocean though. if you plan on going to pleasure pier you could save some money...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Fun but being that this is one of the most popular places to be in Galveston it can get supper crowed

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Stewart beach is just an extension of the beach on the seawall. There are lots of water activities and lounge chairs and umbrellas to rent, but for me, it was too crowded to my liking. If the crowd doesn't bother you, then this beach is...More

Thank denpattt
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We drove an hour to get here. The parking was great and there was plenty of it. The beach was clean even though we are used to white sandy beaches, here sand is brown but clean. They have lifeguards on duty. Beach chairs and umbrellas...More

Thank trooper198
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Come for a day and the beach it's clean and not crowded.And the seaweed from last time we come it's gone .but some people said they found some jellyfish .but I don't see anything in the water.

1  Thank J V
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Terry F
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Response from Marianne M | Reviewed this property |
It is per car
Sharon T
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Response from kennethsY7291WH | Reviewed this property |
3 1/2 hours is about right. One thing we learned the hard way.....There is heavy construction on I-45 south of the Sam Houston Parkway. Now and then they close all lanes on the weekends. We were caught in that a few... More