Explore Galveston Island...
Galveston offers 32 miles of relaxing beaches, superb restaurants, top resort hotels, marvelous downtown shopping, numerous antique stores, incredible art galleries, fabulous entertainment and one of the largest and well-preserved concentrations of Victorian architecture in the country.
Galveston is a small romantic island tucked deep within the heart of south Texas possessing all the charm of a small southern town and just 40 minutes south of the fourth largest city in the United States. At 32 miles long and two and a half miles wide, most residents can't remember the last time they visited the mainland and, if circumstances permitted, they would never leave.
The Island has seen its share of calamities, yet the worst natural disaster in U.S. history could not erase the tranquility of a Galveston sunset.
From soft sandy beaches to famous 19th century architecture, the island is surrounded with incredible history and unique beauty.
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Hotels & Motels
Galveston Island boasts a tremendous variety of accommodations for every budget and preference.
From luxury hotels and resorts to elegant bed and breakfasts, and from vacation beach house rentals to condominiums, you will find just the place to suit your needs.
Luxury hotels include Hotel Galvez (a Wyndham Historic Hotel), Moody Gardens Hotel & Spa, San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center & The Tremont House (a Wyndham Historic Hotel), and are the ideal romantic getaway.
Ever stayed in a historic bed & breakfast? The island features unique, historic properties offering a way for you to experience turn of the century living in these restored gems.
Beach house rentals are the perfect family retreat vacation. From small, quaint bay homes to extravagant coastal mansions, there is one for every family.
Interested in long-term rentals? Galveston Island offers a variety of condominiums along Seawall Boulevard. Live like a true Galvestonian...buy fresh Gulf shrimp straight from the boat and prepare in your kitchen.