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Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel
Ranked #6 of 51 Hotels in Galveston
Certificate of Excellence
Toronto, Canada
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176 reviews
68 hotel reviews
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“Fantastic service and location”
Reviewed 3 February 2014

What a gem! Great staff and service at this beautiful historic hotel. Ocean fromt king room was very comfortable with a great bed. This magnificant hotel has a great resturant with many menu choices. I was very pleased with the presentation, taste and service. The weather was too cool to use the pool, but it looked like a very nice place to lounge when the weather is appropriate. Two very big thumbs up to the very nice bar staff.

As a top contributor, I 100% recommend this hotel and will tell everyone who considers visiting Galveston.

Well Done!

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled solo
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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review, 6 February 2014
Thank you for the glowing review on your stay at Hotel Galvez. Thank you for the recommendation and we hope that you will stay with us again very soon. By the way, the pool is heated so even if it's a little chilly you should give it a try. Thanks again.
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Rowlett, Texas, United States
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Reviewed 3 February 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Hotel Galvez for a romantic retreat. The hotel is gorgeous and the rooms didn't disappoint. My king room had a semi view of the gulf but the weather and fog didn't give me much of a chance to look out the window. Still enjoyed the room and the bed is really comfortable. Decent sized bathroom and the water pressure was wonderful. Enjoyed the breakfast buffet on Sunday morning as well. This is just a great hotel, beautiful inside and out. The staff is accommodating, helpful and courteous. Will being going back to this hotel for sure.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review, 6 February 2014
We are very pleased that you enjoyed your romantic retreat with your husband at Hotel Galvez. By the way, you may be interested in our Wedding Vow Renewal in June. We look forward to your return visit.
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Reviewed 31 January 2014

The hotel and food was wonderful and relaxing. I really enjoyed access to the bikes to get around quickly on the seawall. We also spent time in the spa and found all the personnel extremely professional and skilled. My one complaint is the desk person at the spa. I had arrived on time but the rest of my party was delayed by the ice. When I called, she said I could just come with the rest of the group. However, my treatment was cut by more than half because of the delay. I could have been there. I was just upstairs in my hotel room. Very sad.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review, 3 February 2014
We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Galvez and that you were able to enjoy the complimentary bicycles and the spa. Thank you for sharing the issue in the spa. We appreciate your feedback. We hope that you will stay with us again soon.
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Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

This is the 2nd time I've been here for brunch, & it was a disappointment. The mimosas were weak, the salad was nothing special. They did have peeled shrimp that was good, & I enjoyed the pasta & omelette's to order. The biggest disappointment were the desserts. None of them tasted like homemade, & you needed a jack hammer to get the ice cream out. Overpriced for the quality of the food

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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel, responded to this review, 28 January 2014
Thank you for sharing feedback on your dining experience. Please know that our staff closely monitors reviews and feedback, such as yours, is very helpful. We hope that you will give us another try.
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Property: Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel
Address: 2024 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-8029
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Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#2 Spa Hotel in Galveston
#3 Luxury Hotel in Galveston
#4 Family Hotel in Galveston
#6 Business Hotel in Galveston
#8 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Galvez & Spa A Wyndham Grand Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 224
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand® Hotel and National Trust Historic Hotel of America, is the only historic beachfront hotel on the Texas Gulf Coast. This 224-room, century-old hotel offers 13,000 square feet of meeting space, a 9,763-square-foot spa, fitness center, full-service restaurant, lobby bar and pool with a swim-up bar. The hotel is rated four diamonds by AAA and is owned by Galveston preservationist George Mitchell as part of Mitchell Historic Properties. ... more   less 
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Hotel Galvez And Spa, a Wyndham Grand Hotel
Hotel Galvez Wyndham Historic
Wyndham Galveston
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Galvez Hotel Galveston

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