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The Galvestonian

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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“private beach”(22 reviews)
“groomed daily”(5 reviews)
“hot tub”(32 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsprivate beachgroomed dailyhot tubthree bedroombath condobeach towelschairs and umbrellascleaned every morningbbq grillsfull kitchenpicnic areaplace to stayboogie boardsdirect beach accessnice condoeast endthought of everything
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been coming here for years and loved the location, the amenities and the ambiance. Most of the units are never rented out. So it is always a lot more peaceful and secluded than a normal resort or hotel. I find it amazing to...More

1  Thank Texastochina
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing The Galvestonian! We love our loyal guests. You have described our property perfectly. We have over 60 condominiums that can be rented all varying in size. Whether our guests are here for a couple’s getaway or a family reunion, we have...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

What a perfect hidden gem in Galveston. Peaceful and family friendly . Cannot wait to visit again! We all loved this place. Right on the beach with no crowds. And great amenities, including all the beach toys you need, sunscreen and pool towel service was...More

Thank americanchristian
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 4 weeks ago

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your getaway at The Galvestonian! It sounds like you had a very great weekend and took full advantage of all the amenities we offer. Thank you so much for visiting The Galvestonian and enjoying our beautiful property on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really wonderful place to stay. We have been going long enough that we have our favorite units , but at one time you could view the individual units on The Galvestonian FB page . That is fairly important since the units are decorated to the...More

Thank Van V
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing The Galvestonian for over 10 years! We work very hard to keep our property well-kept and maintained for all of our guests. Being one of the only properties located on the beach is an added bonus and a great convenience. What...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

We have been unable to pay our final balance for a stay completed over 40 days ago ... the hotel said that they "have not been able to access their computer billing system since early December". No printed statements could be provided by staff on...More

1  Thank Mark M
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 10 January 2018

We sincerely apologize for the understandable frustration that this has caused you. Recently The Galvestonian encountered a corruption in our reservations backup system. The issue has been resolved and we are now restoring the system. Unfortunately during this extended period of time we were unable...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017

arrived for a 3 night stay in condo 515. it was immaculately decorated. the computers were down with this resort several days before our arrival, and still down when we arrived, so access cards were not available until 2 days into our stay. The pool...More

Thank ciera1love
Response from Sergio O, General Manager at The GalvestonianResponded 17 December 2017

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your family getaway at The Galvestonian! It sounds like you all had a very relaxing weekend and took full advantage of all the amenities we offer. Thank you for your patience while we work to get the system...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Tennis Court
Details
Price range
USD 226 - USD 460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
#1 Family Hotel in Galveston
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 226 - USD 460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
#1 Family Hotel in Galveston
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (284)
Room & Suite (265)
Pool & Beach (84)
Dining (6)
Amenities (16)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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gaylene
16 September 2017|
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Response from bplanck | Reviewed this property |
Not generally but a lot for teens to do in Galveston!
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americanchristian
23 July 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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Pwklaw
17 July 2017|
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Response from Jane H | Reviewed this property |
They have one, two, and three bedroom rates. Give them a call @ (888) 526-6161. Also, there is a new restaurant next door.
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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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"All rooms face the Gulf"
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"All condos have an ocean view."
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