For more than 100 years, Hotel Galvez & Spa has been pleasing guests from around the world with elegant décor, luxurious service, scenic Gulf Coast event space, and a majestic location across from the water. Old world style and grace embody every detail, with upscale modern amenities to please today's most discerning travelers. In fact, our AAA 4-Diamond property is the only historic beachfront hotel on the Texas Gulf Coast and renowned as one of the finest Galveston hotels on the beach.
Comfortable rooms with inspiring views, a tranquil saline pool, swim-up bar, onsite day spa, and restaurant also earned the "Queen of the Gulf" a 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. Spend a day swimming and sipping cocktails, enjoy a massage, then savor a fresh seafood dinner at Galvez Bar & Grill. When it's time to explore, hop aboard our courtesy shuttle to The Strand Historic District and Pier 21, or take a courtesy bicycle to chart your own course across the island.
Galveston is now in the midst of festival season, so plan ahead and book in advance. Mardi Gras! Galveston comes early this year so mark your calendar for Feb. 6-17. Other festivals this spring include the 20th Annual Grand Kids Festival (April 11), 13th Annual Featherfest & Nature Photofest (April 9-12), Galveston Island Food & Wine Festival (April 16-19), 42nd Annual Historic Homes Tour (May 1-2 & May 9-10) and Galveston Island Beach Revue (May16-16).