In Galveston's Strand Historic District, this European-style hotel is within 4 blocks of the 1894 Grand Opera House and the Strand Theater. Guests can leave their car at the hotel while they cruise - the Galveston Cruise Ship Terminal is 2 blocks away.
Ever since this Galveston hotel opened in 1911, The Hotel Galvez has been known as the “Queen of the Gulf,” and rightfully so; she majestically rises from the beachfront to hold court over the Gulf of Mexico.
This family-friendly Galveston Island resort is adjacent to Moody Garden Attractions and Schlitterbahn Waterpark.
Set on 30 acres, this trendy and family-friendly Galveston Island beachfront resort faces the Gulf of Mexico, 1 block from the convention center, and less than 3 miles from The Strand's amusements and attractions.
Situated near the beach, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from 61st Street Fishing Pier and within 3 mi (5 km) of Moody Gardens and Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark. Lone Star Flight Museum is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) away.
This Galveston hotel is located near the beach, 3 miles from the cruise terminal and 0.5 mile from the Galveston Island Convention Center.
This hotel is across the street from the beach, about 1 mile from Galveston's Strand Historic District and 2 miles from Moody Gardens.
With direct access to the beach, this Seawall Boulevard hotel is in the city center and within 3 mi (5 km) of 61st Street Fishing Pier, Moody Gardens, and Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark. Lone Star Flight Museum is 2.6 mi (4.1 km) away.
One of the best ways to get a feel for Galveston is to take a walk along Seawall Boulevard, a beachfront path that's also the longest sidewalk in America. Next, take a walk up The Strand, a boulevard filled with Victorian houses, shops, art galleries, and museums. Two must-see attractions are the Galveston Island Railway Museum (especially if you love trains and railroad history) and the "Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast" Museum. Ready for some sun and sand? You'll find it at Galveston Island State Park, which offers beaches, surfing, kayaking, and a host of other activities. There are plenty of cheap hotels in Galveston, so you can save enough money to indulge in water sports to your heart's content and have enough left for local delicacies.
All vacations in Galveston should include plenty of restaurant-hopping so that you can enjoy Galveston's pride and joy: fresh-caught, locally harvested seafood from the Gulf of Mexico. While you're here, be sure to fill up on shrimp, oysters, and the city's signature dish, Texas-style gumbo. Next, finish off your night at one of the many downtown bars showcasing local musicians—country music is big here, but you'll also find jazz, blues, and karaoke. Ready to go? Travelocity can search over 400 airlines and more than 510,000 hotels worldwide to help you find cheap flights to Houston, as well as hotels in Galveston, TX.