Get an overview of this hotelDestination beachfront resort on Galveston Island

Facing the Gulf

Set on 30 acres, this trendy and family-friendly Galveston Island beachfront resort faces the Gulf of Mexico, 1 block from the convention center, and less than 3 miles from The Strand's amusements and attractions.

Day spa, tropical pool

Treatments at spa can be performed in private treatment rooms, guestrooms, or by the tropical pool with its rock waterfall, heated grotto spa tub, rental cabanas, and swim-up bar. Free shuttle to cruise terminal, and tennis courts are available.

Balconies with views

Each of the 243 spacious guestrooms at The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center provide private balconies with Gulf views (or partial Gulf views). Amenities include bathrobes, complimentary wireless Internet access and complimentary newspapers.

The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center

5222 Seawall Blvd Galveston TX 77551

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Facing the Gulf of Mexico on Galveston Island, this year-round resort is 1 block from Galveston Island Convention Center and less than 3 miles from The Strand.

A 50-ton rock waterfall empties 12 feet over a heated grotto spa and year-round outdoor pool. The 45-foot waterslide lands swimmers in a separate pool with lush tropical plantings. A waterslide for children is also available as well as a large sundeck, a trendy swim-up bar, and rental cabanas.

Among the treatments in the resort's day spa are the Aloe Cucumber Cocoon, Coco-Mango Body Polish, and Herbal Essence Steam Wrap (surcharges). Fitness facilities and tennis courts are available.

The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center offers a complimentary shuttle to cruise ship terminal, 24-hour self-serve business center, complimentary wireless Internet access throughout, and concierge services. Dining options include a casual bistro, cooked-to-order breakfast in the café, dinner-only steakhouse, and 24-hour room service.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Free cruise terminal shuttle 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 16 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 4 
  • Picnic area 
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 243 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Cable TV service 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

Blake's Bistro - Comfort food and casual dining. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Gourmet burgers, fresh salads, and jumbo sandwiches. Catch a game in the family-friendly lounge.

The Steakhouse - Hand-crafted mahogany woodwork and leather furnishings. Menu items may include Traditional Caesar Salad, French Onion Soup, Grilled Kobe Beef, Signature Filets Oscar, Cold Water Australian Lobster Tail, and Maine Lobster Linguine. Reservations required. Nightly dinner, Memorial Day–Labor Day; closed Sundays and Mondays during other months.

The Bar - Bar menu and cocktails. Live piano music Tuesday–Saturday evenings. Open from late morning to late evening.

Pool and swim-up bar - Snacks, cocktails, and entertainment. Seasonal hours.

Cup+Cone - Enjoy homemade gelato and pastries next to the pool. Starbucks coffee and gourmet chocolates will tempt your sweet tooth.

Room service - Available 24 hours.

Nearby Things to Do

A 50-ton rock waterfall empties 12 feet over a heated grotto spa and the year-round outdoor pool. A 45-foot waterslide, large sundeck, and rental cabanas are also provided. Treasure Island Kids Club (surcharge) for ages 4–12 is open year-round on weekends, seasonally at other times. Kids Club activities include arts and crafts, video games, board games, karaoke, and a big-screen TV featuring family movies.

In the spa, a fitness center (surcharge) offers 2 treadmills, 2 stationary bikes, a stair machine, an elliptical trainer, a weight-training machine, and free weights. Tennis and a playground are on the property.

Many water sports are available on the resort's beach or nearby, and rental equipment is available on the beach in front of the resort. Galveston Island Municipal Golf Course is 4.5 miles away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Playground on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Reflexology 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Number of treatment rooms 5 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 5.00 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Spa access
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Shuttle service
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Self parking
  • Housekeeping
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 16 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 19.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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