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Harbor House
Ranked #4 of 52 Hotels in Galveston
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2013

I wouldn't return because room smelled very musty, a/c didn't work all that well, people friendly at the desk, breakfast was o.k. and well supplied. Hard to get in and out of, our bill and what was charged to our card was higher by 10 dollars which is the parking fee, seems like they charged per day not per stay which was not explained to us. It was just o.k. and I agree with another reviewer we have stayed on the seawall for less money, better view, better all around so that is what we will do next time. It was an adventure.

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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WyndhamGalveston, Guest Relations Manager at Harbor House, responded to this review, 24 July 2013
I'm very sorry that you didn't enjoy your stay at the hotel. We are planning to renovate the hotel at the end of the year. Perhaps you will stay with us again following our renovation. Harbor House is the only hotel that overlooks Galveston's historic port so it is a different experience than a beachfront hotel.
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Additional Information about Harbor House

Property: Harbor House
Address: Pier 21, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550
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Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
#3 Best Value Hotel in Galveston
#9 Family Hotel in Galveston
#11 Business Hotel in Galveston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Harbor House 3*
Number of rooms: 42
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Harbor House Hotel resides in Galveston Wharf overlooking Galveston Bay. The Harbor House amenities feature spacious guest rooms with scenic harbor views, free Wi-Fi Internet access as well as complimentary breakfast. All Guest rooms are designed to reflect a relaxed ambiance, embellished with nautical-style furnishings and wooden floors. Enjoy nearby attractions, such as the Texas Seaport Museum, The Tall Ship Elissa, and The Great Storm Theater. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Harbor House Hotel Galveston
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