Where to stay around Galveston, TX?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,443 vacation rentals near Galveston. From 1,361 Houses to 951 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Galveston for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Galveston?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Galveston:

  • Pirates Beach: 137 vacation rentals
  • Pirates Cove: 136 vacation rentals
  • East End Historic District: 207 vacation rentals
  • Terramar Beach: 158 vacation rentals
  • Bermuda Beach: 59 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Galveston?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Galveston. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Galveston Seawall: 2,218 vacation rentals
  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier: 2,348 vacation rentals
  • Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark: 2,436 vacation rentals
  • Seawall Boulevard: 2,372 vacation rentals
  • Galveston Island State Park: 2,232 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Galveston listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Galveston?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 1,361 Houses in Galveston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Galveston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 951 rentals available
  • Cabins: 72 rentals available
  • Cottages: 72 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I rent beach rentals in Galveston?

Absolutely, VRBO has 1,330 beach rentals in Galveston. You have also many other possibilities in Galveston area, including:

  • Beach view rentals: 1,120 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 991 rentals
  • Beachfront rentals: 725 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with private pool in Galveston?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with private pool among our 115 vacation rentals with private pool available in Galveston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore the beachside setting in Galveston

    Enjoy the area's festivals, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Galveston. Renowned for its beaches, island views and seaside, this city welcomes all visitors. Grand 1894 Opera House, Texas Seaport Museum and Galveston Island Railroad Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Sightseeing in and around Galveston

    Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Galveston has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Magic Carpet Golf (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Moody Gardens Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Galveston Country Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
    • Bayou Golf Club (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Galveston

    If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Galveston

    Travelers appreciate the island views and picturesque gardens, which is just a taste of what Galveston has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Galveston is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Moody Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Galveston Island State Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
    • Porretto Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Stewart Beach Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Seawolf Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
    • Big Reef Nature Park (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)