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1 Block TO Beach-feel the Breeze & Hear the Waves-beautiful Backyard- Free Wifi!
4.9/5Exceptional! (98 reviews)
Perfect walking distance to the beach!

"The house had everything we needed and was very cozy for our family! Thank you for supplying chairs, cooler, beach toys, children’s kitchen plates/cups! I felt like I didn’t have to pack much. 😊Even with an infant & toddler it was such an easy walk to the beach and restaurants! We hope to be back ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

1 Block TO Beach-feel the Breeze & Hear the Waves-beautiful Backyard- Free Wifi!
Award Winning Family Home - Owner Managed and Cleaned Jul & Aug Discountavail
4.9/5Exceptional! (111 reviews)
Home base for the whole family

"This home was the perfect home base for our Galveston trip. We had people ages 4 - 70, and a dog in our group. The neighborhood was enjoyable to walk the dog. The park across the street was perfect to let the kids use some energy, and also had Netflix if they were tired. Everyone was very comfortable ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Award Winning Family Home - Owner Managed and Cleaned Jul & Aug Discountavail
Lost Bayou Guesthouse
3 out of 5
1607 Avenue L, Galveston, TX
The price is $160 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.9/5Exceptional! (138 reviews)

"The hosts were kind and thoughtful. The room was comfortable, and we really enjoyed the access to the balcony and backyard. It was a very picturesque B&B with the beach about a 7 min walk away."…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

Lost Bayou Guesthouse

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Modern Design ~3 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bathroom 2 Living Areas~ Luggage Lift
4.9/5Exceptional! (50 reviews)
Fantastic stay!!

"Everything right as expected. Great beach house. Would definitely recommend."…"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2020

Modern Design ~3 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bathroom 2 Living Areas~ Luggage Lift
Affordable- 3bd/2ba - Pet Friendly- Walking Distance to the Beach and Bay !!!!
4.8/5Exceptional! (106 reviews)
Last minute getaway

"This is a great property, well stocked, clean & comfortable plenty of space to relax & recharge."…"

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Affordable- 3bd/2ba - Pet Friendly- Walking Distance to the Beach and Bay !!!!
Perfect Location! Newly Renovated... 1 Block From the Beach, Sleeps 10
4.8/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Amazing!

"Everything about the home was amazing as well the communication with the property manager any questions or concerns that I had the response was amazing. The stay was amazing made everything for my family easy the access to the beach was amazing for a stroll at night or for amy bars around the corner. ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Perfect Location! Newly Renovated... 1 Block From the Beach, Sleeps 10
Beachfront, Renovated, Luxury Loft. Beaches Open
4.7/5Exceptional! (108 reviews)
Enjoyable

"Great property. Well maintained."…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Beachfront, Renovated, Luxury Loft. Beaches Open
...private Beach....!!!... Away From THE Crowds....!!!...ocean Views.....
4.6/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)
Enjoyed

"Good experience"…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

...private Beach....!!!... Away From THE Crowds....!!!...ocean Views.....
The Tremont House, A Wyndham Grand Hotel
4 out of 5
2300 Ships Mechanic Row, Galveston, TX
The price is $89 per night from Oct 7 to Oct 8
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,208 reviews)

"A beautiful historic hotel with all modern amenities. We loved our room, the bar next to the lobby, and the hospitality was top notch!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

The Tremont House, A Wyndham Grand Hotel
Bayfront Suite W/huge Covered Deck With tv , bar & Outside Kitchen
4.4/5Wonderful! (32 reviews)
Superb Sunsets 🌅

"We had the best time staying here & the sunsets from the balcony of the bay was AWESOME! Just a short walk walk to the beach was even better. Can’t beat the location of both world, the bay and the beach. The house was utterly charming with a covered decked of an outdoor kitchen and living area. overlooking ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019

Bayfront Suite W/huge Covered Deck With tv , bar & Outside Kitchen
Harbor House at Pier 21
3 out of 5
At Pier 21 # 28, Galveston, TX
The price is $89 per night from Oct 7 to Oct 8
4.4/5Excellent! (962 reviews)

"Loved our stay at the Harbor House. Very clean and comfortable. Room was large and air conditioning was fabulous! Location was super convenient. Highly recommended and this will be our go to hotel for future trips!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Harbor House at Pier 21
Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel
4 out of 5
2024 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
The price is $116 per night from Oct 7 to Oct 8
4.3/5Excellent! (1,976 reviews)

"The staff was impeccable excellent service in all areas"…"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel
Beaches are Open Book now Beat the Crowds!
4.1/5Very Good! (27 reviews)
Galveston stay

"Very clean, great location"…"

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

Beaches are Open Book now Beat the Crowds!
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Galveston East Beach
2.5 out of 5
1402 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $62 per night from Oct 13 to Oct 14
3.7/5Good! (702 reviews)

"Great location with crosswalk right in front for easy beach access. Pet-friendly, with no extra fee! A little disappointed with the dog relief area. A small strip of grass on the side street. Pup also wasn’t thrilled with the uncarpeted floors. Overall good place for the value."…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Galveston East Beach
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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Galveston

When you go on a Galveston getaway, it's easy to decide on a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You know that your accommodation will have all the much-needed conveniences. But sometimes choosing to stay in a more distinctive location can elevate your trip. Staying in a Galveston historic hotel still accommodates you with a well-appointed room and one with tons of personality. Additionally, it provides you the opportunity to surround yourself in Galveston's history.

If These Walls Could Talk

A visit to one of these Galveston traditional hotels can transport you to a bygone period as soon as you pass through the front door. From unique architecture to locations infused with a colorful history, these surroundings will make you immediately get the sense like you are a time traveler, not a tourist. Don't worry, you won't have to actually live in the past. Although these lodgings may be vintage, they have many up-to-date conveniences to help you keep in touch or relax during your holiday. You'll discover your room outfitted with a comfy bed and just about everything else you'll want for a marvelous stay.

Once you've checked out the hotel property, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by exploring the art galleries and famous landmarks. With several historically significant monuments in Galveston, you can take a long walk through this area's past on your visit. Start your trip by going to ELISSA or The Strand Historic District. If you still have some time remaining you can venture to East End Historic District to discover more of Galveston. If you want more recommendations, be sure to ask your hotel's staff, or go through the 5572 comments. Our comment section offers suggestions from fellow visitors that may point you to a terrific spot to grab a meal or more places to go while you are in Galveston

Reserve Your Galveston Historic Hotel!

If you are looking to get the most from your Galveston visit, a stay in one of these vintage hotels will elevate your time spent in this historically-rich city. With Expedia having 2953 of these one-of-a-kind hotels to decide from. Rates on these Galveston historic hotels range from $62 to $160. You're sure to discover at a great rate. However, just like the past civilizations, these rates won't last forever. Book soon to get your room in one of these historic properties.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Galveston?
Travelers love the fascinating history they discover on a vacation in Galveston. You can admire the picturesque gardens and scenic seaside during your visit. You can also discover the area’s lively festivals.
What's the best accommodation in Galveston to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel is a top 4-star historic hotel bookable on Expedia and it offers a full-service spa. East End Historic District is a short 15-minute walk away. A couple of other options to soak up the local history include The Tremont House, A Wyndham Grand Hotel and Harbor House at Pier 21.
How many historical hotels are located in Galveston?
In Galveston, you’ll find 2945 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 90 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical sites and other places in Galveston?
Galveston is notable for landmarks like Galveston Seawall, Strand Historic District, and Grand 1894 Opera House. Known for its festivals, cultural venues include Strand Theatre, Texas Seaport Museum, and Galveston Arts Center. Other popular sights include Port of Galveston Cruise Terminal and Port of Galveston (Galveston Wharves).
What is a historic hotel like in Galveston?
Guests who book a historic hotel can sleep in a building that has an official historic designation. A castle, stately home, palace or even a pub, lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be considered a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically preserved within the guestrooms or public spaces of such hotels in Galveston, bringing the history to life.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The architecture and actual building of a historic hotel tends to be the most important aspect. For a heritage hotel, it’s often the cultural value along with how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Galveston have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you expect to find, while every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the normal amenities found in most hotels should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Galveston, you won’t find yourself staying at a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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