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Top 10 Things To Do In Galveston

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Most Popular Booked Galveston Hotels

The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center $198
The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center

The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center

5222 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
     
    4.7
    of 5, from 26 reviews
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    A full-service spa, 3 restaurants, and 2 outdoor pools are all featured at this smoke-free resort. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. Enjoy the 4 outdoor tennis courts, and relax with drinks at the swim-up bar and bar/lounge.

    Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center $123
    Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center

    Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center

    7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX
       
      4.4
      of 5, from 28 reviews
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This traditional resort features a full-service spa, a water park, and a marina. Families will appreciate the playground and onsite laundry facilities. Enjoy a meal in one of the 4 restaurants and free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas.

      Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel $149
      Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel

      Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand Hotel

      2024 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
         
        4.2
        of 5, from 46 reviews
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        A full-service spa, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant are all featured at this historic hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 9 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and valet parking. Enjoy the outdoor pool and perks like free WiFi.

        Quality Inn & Suites Beachfront $50
        Quality Inn & Suites Beachfront

        Quality Inn & Suites Beachfront

        5924 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
           
          4.2
          of 5, from 22 reviews
          2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the 24-hour business center. There's an indoor pool on site, and laundry facilities and free newspapers are also offered.

          Galveston Beach Hotel $49
          Galveston Beach Hotel

          Galveston Beach Hotel

          8710 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
             
            4.1
            of 5, from 31 reviews
            2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            This hotel features an outdoor pool and a health club. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. Free self parking, express check-out, and a computer station are also offered.

            Holiday Inn Express And Suites Galveston Beach $76
            Holiday Inn Express And Suites Galveston Beach

            Holiday Inn Express And Suites Galveston Beach

            3228 SEAWALL BOULEVARD, Galveston, TX
               
              3.7
              of 5, from 14 reviews
              2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              An outdoor pool is featured at this hotel, along with self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 2 conference rooms, along with the 24-hour business center.

              La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Galveston East Beach $44
              La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Galveston East Beach

              La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Galveston East Beach

              1402 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
                 
                3.5
                of 5, from 20 reviews
                2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the express check-out and free Internet in public areas. Enjoy the outdoor pool and conveniences like a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities.

                Four Points by Sheraton Galveston $63
                Four Points by Sheraton Galveston

                Four Points by Sheraton Galveston

                2300 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX
                   
                  3.3
                  of 5, from 37 reviews
                  3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  This hotel features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool and perks like free self parking.

                  Places To Go In Galveston

                  Welcome, traveler, to Galveston. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Galveston

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Galveston. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Galveston? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Galveston attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.