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The Tremont House, A Wyndham Grand Hotel
4 out of 5
2300 Ships Mechanic Row, Galveston, TX
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The price is $107 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,249 reviews)

"Great location and friendly staff when Brittany found out was our wedding anniversary had a bottle of champagne delivered to us"…"

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2020

The Tremont House, A Wyndham Grand Hotel
Red Roof Inn Plus+ Galveston - Beachfront
2 out of 5
3924 Avenue U, Galveston, TX
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The price is $52 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4.3/5Excellent! (183 reviews)

"Liked cleanliness, n it was nice..didnt like after staying in the same room fir 2 nights in a row, n then our 3rd night had to switch to another room."…"

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2020

Red Roof Inn Plus+ Galveston - Beachfront
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Alvin Houston
2 out of 5
1588 S. Loop 35, Alvin, TX
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The price is $54 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
4.2/5Very Good! (265 reviews)

"Staff is nice rooms are clean. Would say 8/10. Had no issue with our stay"…"

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Alvin Houston
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Baymont by Wyndham Galveston
2.5 out of 5
2826 63rd St, Galveston, TX
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The price is $50 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
4/5Very Good! (962 reviews)

"The property was clean and the bed was amazingly comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Galveston
Quality Inn & Suites Beachfront
2.5 out of 5
5924 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
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The price is $46 per night from Dec 10 to Dec 11
4/5Very Good! (955 reviews)

"Nice and clean. Courteous and helpful staff. Great location."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites Beachfront
Inn at The Waterpark
2 out of 5
2525 Jones Dr, Galveston, TX
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The price is $58 per night from Dec 27 to Dec 28
3.9/5Very Good! (992 reviews)

"Huge room. Great price. Not far from anything. Seawall is right around the corner. Can’t beat it!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Inn at The Waterpark
Galveston Inn & Suites Hotel
2.5 out of 5
7220 Broadway, Galveston, TX
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The price is $45 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.9/5Good! (993 reviews)

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Reviewed on Aug 16, 2020

Galveston Inn & Suites Hotel
Gaido's Seaside Inn
3 out of 5
3700 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX
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The price is $69 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.8/5Good! (952 reviews)

"It has a homey feel. The decor was charming and the location was great!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Gaido's Seaside Inn
Beachcomber Inn
2 out of 5
2825 61st St, Galveston, TX
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The price is $37 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.8/5Good! (982 reviews)

"It had view of the water and was very comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Beachcomber Inn
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Galveston East Beach
2.5 out of 5
1402 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
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The price is $59 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
3.7/5Good! (763 reviews)

"Nice view and excellent location in from the beach"…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Galveston East Beach
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Galveston West/Seawall
2.5 out of 5
8712 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
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The price is $42 per night from Dec 14 to Dec 15
3.7/5Good! (981 reviews)

"Promised continental breakfast but never happened. Covid I guessed."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2020

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Galveston West/Seawall
Galveston Beach Hotel
2.5 out of 5
8710 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
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The price is $49 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29
3.7/5Good! (1,651 reviews)

"the property was everything you want in a relatively inexpensive hotel. no complaints."…"

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2020

Galveston Beach Hotel
Super 8 by Wyndham Galveston
2 out of 5
2825 1/2 B 61st Street, Galveston, TX
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The price is $41 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.6/5Good! (991 reviews)

"I have stayed several times at the Super 8. The rooms have always been clean and the bathroom spotless. Thank you."…"

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Galveston
Scottish Inns Galveston
2 out of 5
928 Ferry Road, Galveston, TX
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The price is $54 per night from Dec 28 to Dec 29
3.6/5Good! (905 reviews)

"What you would expect for the price. Nothing really to complain about except for the location. I would and probably will stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Scottish Inns Galveston
Super 8 by Wyndham La Marque TX/Texas City Area
2 out of 5
312 Delaney Rd, La Marque, TX
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The price is $42 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16
3.2/5 (603 reviews)

"It looks like a dump on the outside but it has been nicely renovated in the rooms and had friendly customer service."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham La Marque TX/Texas City Area
Motel 6 Galveston, TX
2 out of 5
7404 Avenue J, Galveston, TX
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The price is $37 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
3.1/5 (979 reviews)

"Mold and paint chipping in bathroom. Mold/dust in a/c vent.."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Motel 6 Galveston, TX
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Galveston
2 out of 5
8216 Harborside Dr, Galveston, TX
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The price is $43 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3/5 (996 reviews)

"Buena Experiencia , buen precio , cuarto limpio , falta poner un desayuno con mas variedad"…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Galveston
Beachfront Palms Hotel
3 out of 5
5914 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
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The price is $40 per night from Dec 2 to Dec 3
3/5 (988 reviews)

"Loved the location, pool and parking. Didn’t like they had no coins for the vending or laundry room"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Beachfront Palms Hotel
Commodore on the Beach
2 out of 5
3618 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
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The price is $79 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3/5 (2,010 reviews)

"This place has the best view of the beach! Staff is very friendly and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Commodore on the Beach
Pearl Inn
2.5 out of 5
1002 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, TX
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The price is $39 per night from Nov 29 to Nov 30
2.7/5 (506 reviews)

"Price was high for what they offered. Property Lights at night and early morning blinded us from the view."…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

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Cheap Hotels in Galveston

Galveston has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Grand 1894 Opera House and Texas Seaport Museum, this destination is home to Moody Gardens and Galveston Island State Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're searching for low-cost places to stay in Galveston, you can choose from the 51 budget accommodations in the area. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have earned good reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Super 8 by Wyndham La Marque TX/Texas City Area - 2-star motel. You'll find free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff and comfortable rooms.

Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Alvin/Houston - Customers like this 2-star motel for its good location and clean rooms. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Beachcomber Inn - At this 2-star motel, you can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Reviews mention the good location and comfortable rooms.

Pearl Inn - 2.5-star beach motel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its good location and helpful staff.

Commodore on the Beach - Customers like this 2-star beach hotel for its central location and comfortable rooms. It offers free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Planning Your Trip to Galveston

Still picking your trip dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 90°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 50°F
  • Rainiest months: September, June, October, and November, with an average rainfall of 5.44 inches
  • Driest months: February, April, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 3.06 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Galveston

Galveston attracts visitors with its lively festivals and island views, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Grand 1894 Opera House and Texas Seaport Museum, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Take in the local culture at Galveston Island Railroad Museum and Galveston History Museum, or visit other spots like Galveston Art League Gallery.

Travelers also like Galveston for its:
  • Beaches
  • Excursions
  • Gardens
  • Bird watching
  • Seafood
  • Fishing
  • Historical sites

Getting Around Galveston

The closest airport is in Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), 30.7 mi (49.4 km) away from the city center. However, if that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 37.8 mi (60.8 km) away in Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby). Galveston may not have many public transit choices so a car rental could be a reasonable alternative to see the area.

Frequently asked questions

What is Galveston like for travelers on a budget?
Galveston has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Port of Galveston Cruise Terminal and Port of Galveston (Galveston Wharves), this destination is home to Moody Gardens and East Beach, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Galveston?
Based on reviews, Commodore on the Beach is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Beachcomber Inn and Beachfront Palms Hotel.
How many inexpensive hotels will I find in Galveston?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 48 budget hotels in Galveston.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Galveston?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Galveston, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 83°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 58°F. Average annual precipitation for Galveston is 51 inches.
What is there to see and do in Galveston?
Galveston attracts visitors with its island views and beautiful gardens, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Port of Galveston Cruise Terminal and Port of Galveston (Galveston Wharves), and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Hunt for bargains with some shopping at Mall of the Mainland and Tanger Outlets, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Grand 1894 Opera House.
How can I get to Galveston and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Galveston can help keep you on budget. The closest airport is William P. Hobby Airport (HOU), situated 37.8 mi (60.8 km) away. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field), which is 30.7 mi (49.4 km) away. Galveston might not have very many public transit options so a car rental could be a reasonable alternative to see the area.

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