Where to stay around Galveston?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,434 holiday lettings near Galveston. From 1,364 Houses to 941 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Galveston is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Galveston?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Galveston:

  • Sunny Beach: 410 holiday homes
  • Sandhill Shores: 100 holiday homes
  • Beachside Village: 65 holiday homes
  • Pirates Cove: 462 holiday homes
  • Bermuda Beach: 60 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Galveston?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Galveston. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Grand 1894 Opera House: 2,282 holiday lettings
  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier: 1,575 holiday lettings
  • Galveston Seawall: 2,221 holiday lettings
  • Lone Star Fire Museum: 2,448 holiday lettings
  • Magic Carpet Golf: 2,373 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Galveston listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Galveston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,364 Houses in Galveston. Our other popular types of Galveston holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 941 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 70 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 70 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Galveston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,339 holiday homes with pool available in Galveston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore the beachside setting in Galveston

    Enjoy the area's festivals, history and museums with a rental holiday home in Galveston. Renowned for its beaches, island views and seaside, this city welcomes all visitors. Grand 1894 Opera House, Texas Seaport Museum and Galveston Island Railroad Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Sightseeing in and around Galveston

    Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Galveston has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Galveston Schlitterbahn Waterpark (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Magic Carpet Golf (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Moody Gardens Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Galveston Country Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
    • Bayou Golf Club (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Galveston

    If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Galveston

    Travellers appreciate the island views and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Galveston has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Galveston is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Moody Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Galveston Island State Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
    • Porretto Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Stewart Beach Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Seawolf Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
    • Big Reef Nature Park (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)