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Recent Galveston reviews

  • First Class! You won't be disappointed!

    "This condo is excellent and the owner (Sherry) was great! I had several conversations with Sherry prior to renting the unit. She told me that the place was even nicer than the current pictures and when I got there, I have to say it was PERFECT! Completely updated with top of the line finishes and beautifil decor. I took my wife, two daughters, and my mother in law. We had plenty of room for everyone and plenty of storage for cloths, beach stuff, etc. The unit was extremely clean and ready to enjoy! If this unit shows as booked, you should call Sherry anyway as she has another unit which is just as nice, also direct ocean front! The Casa del Mar complex was very nice and well maintained! Great pools and covered parking! Very convenient to everything Galveston has to offer and directly across the street from the beach and fishing pier! You will love it, I promise! Thanks Sherry, can't wait to come back!"
    Guest: Casey Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 20, 2014
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  • Great Location, Even better fishing

    "This was a perfect location for a family getaway. More than enough space, great location and even better fishing. During the time we stayed, the wind & weather (S,SW winds 15-20) did not look promising but the water was in good condition here when it was chocolate milk everywhere else. We caught keeper trout each night from the lighted dock, and saw countless fish chase bait under the lights. Definitely would recommend this location to anyone that likes to fish."
    Guest: AFlores Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 8, 2014
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  • Loved it!

    "My Bride and I stayed here for our honeymoon and were absolutely in love with it! we enjoyed the relaxing atmosphere and accessibility to everything along the seawall. House looked gorgeous with only a few minor details different than the pictures. Lovely place to stay and I would recommend it to any couple or small family looking for a great spot to stay in Galveston. A huge thank you to the owner for helping to make our honeymoon amazing!"
    Guest: New Groom Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 12, 2014
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  • Destination Relaxation!

    "I took my daughter and some of her friends to Galveston for a couple of days for her 17th birthday celebration. We couldn't have picked a better condo! The girls loved the decor and the amenities at this condominium were just like the owners stated, 2nd to none! A great time enjoyed by all! Master shower is superb! Kitchen is fully stocked with all the comforts of home. The only downfall is we only had two days to enjoy this condo, wish we could have stayed longer!"
    Guest: America V Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 3, 2014
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Galveston Travel Tips

Galveston, a Texas coastal city on an island just southeast of Houston, is an excellent vacation spot for families, history lovers and those looking for a little rest and relaxation on the beach.

Family Fun

Moody Gardens

This stronghold of education and family fun is a mainstay on any trip to Galveston. Its main attractions are three giant glass pyramids. A towering Aquarium Pyramid with exhibits related to geographic areas like the South Atlantic, which hosts a penguin encounter, and the Caribbean - home to thousands of vibrant tropical fish. Head to the Rainforest Pyramid to see funky-looking free-to-roam saki monkeys and macaws, or see special science exhibits at the Discovery Pyramid.

After you’ve soaked up plenty of knowledge, see a 4-D film at the Special FX Theater, immerse yourself in an interactive film at the Ridefilm Theater, or head outdoors to bask in the sun on the Palm Beach lazy river and water rides.

Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier

The perfectly named Pleasure Pier is Galveston’s boardwalk, complete with rides, games and excellent dining options. Fearless big kids will love the Iron Shark roller coaster and Pirate’s Plunge, tiny tots will love the carousel and everyone can take part in old-fashioned carnival games. Head to Fish Tales or Bubba Gump’s for family-friendly dining.

Galveston Island State Park

This excellent 2000-acre state park is about a 25-minute drive from the city of Galveston. Come here to enjoy the quiet, sandy white beaches. Rare birds are frequent visitors here, because the Galveston Island is a unique, undeveloped barrier island habitat, so keep your eyes peeled for interesting species as you take a walk through on the salt marsh and prairie trails in the northern part of the park.

For the History Buff

Galveston is home to many excellent historical sites, several of which are located in the famous Strand Historic District, which encompasses the area between 20th and 25th streets near the harbor.

Historic Homes

Though the inside isn’t open to the public, if you’re an architecture buff, visit the brick mansion, Ashton Villa, located at the corner of 23rd and May Streets in the historic district and built in 1859. Take a tour of the lavish, castle-like Victorian mansion, Bishop’s Palace, built of stone and steel in 1892 and located on Broadway Street. You’ll also want to consider seeing the Samuel May Williams historic house, which was built in 1839 for its namesake and is the second-oldest home in Galveston

Ships, Trains and Planes

Galveston is also abundant in military and transportation history. Visit Sea Wolf Park at the very tip of Pelican Island to see two ships with military history: the Cavalla and USS Stewart. The Cavalla is a decorated WWII submarine that serves as memorial to the USS Seawolf, which sunk during WWII. The USS Stewart also served during WWII and is one of only three destroyer escorts in the world.

For an amazing experience, visit Pier 21 to take a ride on the fully-functioning tall ship Elissa, built in 1877.

You can also visit the Galveston Railroad Museum, located in the historic district at 25th and Strand streets. Kids are bound to love this excellent museum as well. Aside from some pretty cool locomotives, it features some fun statues sitting on old train station benches for a perfect photo opportunity. The Lone Star Flight Museum, adjacent to Galveston’s Scholes International Airport, is another great option with several impressive old planes both indoors and out.

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