Island District: Seawall
2024 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX 77550
The Grand Galvez Description
The Grand Galvez, the only historic beachfront hotel on the Texas Gulf Coast, is named after Bernardo de Galvez, who surveyed the area in 1786. A visit to Galveston would be incomplete without a stay at the Grand Galvez, widely regarded as the best hotel on the island. Despite its rich history, the Grand Galvez has all of the contemporary conveniences that visitors have come to expect. Galvez Bar & Grill offers onsite dining as well as a fully equipped fitness center, a world-class spa, a heated pool, a seasonal swim-up bar, cabana rentals, and other amenities. Throughout their visit, guests may make use of our free Wi-Fi, pet-friendly accommodations, and helpful, multilingual staff.
When you come to Galveston Island you get to experience all that Galveston has to offer. From beautiful, sandy beaches, to attractions like Schlitterbahn, Moody Gardens, Magic Carpet Golf, the Batting Cages, Fishing from the Pier, Galveston Island State Park, The 1894 Opera House, The Railroad Museum, Pleasure Pier, Galveston Historic Seaport, Tall Ship Elissa, Seawolf Park, and so much more.
We have some of the best beaches around including Stewart Beach, Porretto Beach, East Beach, Galveston Beach, Babe’s Beach, Pirates’ Beach, Jamaica Beach, Galveston Island State Park, Beach Pocket #1, Sunny Beach, Beach Pocket Park #2, West Beach, Bermuda Beach, Seashell Beach, Palm Beach, Sea Isle Beach, Terramar Beach, and San Luis Beach. Grab your beach chair and umbrella, dig your toes in the sand, and enjoy the day relaxing in the sun.
If you have a pet, then by all means bring them along. Almost all beaches in Galveston are pet friendly. Please always remember to clean up after yourself and your pet. Keeping the beach beautiful and clean is already a full time job, and the less stress we can put on a fragile ecosystem the better. Also remember to take precautions when bringing your pets along. Dogs can get sunburned so check out some safety guides for taking your dog to the beach to make sure everyone has the best time possible.