Galveston Explorations

Galveston Explorations

Besides 32 miles of sparkling Gulf Coast beaches right across the street, Grand Galvez is minutes from famous Galveston attractions that are all just a short courtesy bicycle ride away.

The Strand

Discover downtown Galveston, TX, and its historic architecture, family attractions, local restaurants, art galleries, performance venues, and more.

Port Of Galveston

If you’re leaving on a cruise, you’ll be leaving from here. Carnival, Royal Caribbean International, and Disney Cruises are some of the Port’s fine lines. The terminal is just minutes away from our hotel.

Moody Gardens

A land of colorful coastal pyramids hides worlds of educational fun at this unique park, featuring a 1.5-million-gallon aquarium, tropical rainforest, ropes course and zipline, beach and lazy river, a paddlewheel boat, and 3D theater.

Schlitterbahn Waterpark

Home to the 81-foot Cliffhanger Speed Slide and 34 other refreshingly wet attractions, one visit will have you hooked by Travel Channel’s #1 Waterpark in America!

Bishop’S Palace

A true American treasure, this grand mansion is renowned as one of the most significant Victorian homes in the United States. The behind-the-scenes Basement to Attic tour is a must!

Grand 1894 Opera House

Don’t miss a magical and exciting night of fun via fantastic shows hosted by the Grand 1894 Opera House. This historical theater has been entertaining since 1894 and currently features a selection of concerts, Broadway shows, national touring groups and international stars.

Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier

Soar over history and the deep blue Gulf on one of the 16 rides over the water at this beachfront amusement park, with midway games, food, and more. Just 4 blocks away.

Want To Stay Close To Luxury?
  • Eat & Drink
  • Private Pool
  • Luxury Amenities

Stay in and enjoy the indulgences offered in the Grand Galvez. 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.

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