Discover Galveston Island: The Perfect Vacation Spot for All Ages
Situated just minutes southeast of Houston, Galveston Island offers a variety of unique attractions, activities and accommodations for the ultimate island getaway.
Galveston, Texas, invites guests to escape to a scenic paradise, which features:
- Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier™
- The Historic Strand District
- The Grand 1894 Opera House
- Moody Gardens
- Schlitterbahn Family Water Park
- Texas Seaport Museum & 1877 Tall Ship Elissa
- Ocean Star Offshore Rig & Museum
- Baywatch Tours
- Pier 21
Downtown Galveston offers a variety of designer stores and trendy boutiques for shop-till-you-droppers. Fine art lovers can enjoy the Grand 1894 Opera House and Galveston Ballet, while adventure-seekers can get a thrill at Schlitterbahn Water Park or Moody Gardens. For the beach bums, East, Stewart, or Palm Beaches reign supreme. For the night owls, dance clubs or sidewalk bars at the Strand District offer perfect venues for unwinding and having fun. There is truly something for everyone at this one-of-a-kind recreation destination!
With miles of pristine beaches, a beautifully restored downtown area, and exciting year-round entertainment, Galveston Island allows guests to enjoy lively entertainment, or peaceful relaxation, all in one convenient location.
Sophisticated Historic Hotels in Galveston, Texas
Treat yourself to a relaxing stay at one of the island’s featured hotels! Whether you choose a casual waterfront inn, a historic downtown grand hotel, or a classic seaside resort, you’re sure to find a perfect mix of luxury and affordability at any of these locations. Find out more about these three Galveston Island hotels, each offering upscale décor, historic grandeur and superior service, making your trip easy to plan and just as easy to enjoy!
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