Where to stay near Galveston?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,328 holiday rentals near Galveston. From 1,345 houses to 809 condos, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Galveston for a long holiday or a weekend break 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 rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Galveston:

  • Palm Beach: 110 holiday homes
  • Pirates Cove: 143 holiday homes
  • Pirates Beach: 144 holiday homes
  • Bermuda Beach: 62 holiday homes
  • Pelican Island: 57 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes 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 homes near great places in Galveston. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Magic Carpet Golf: 2,304 holiday rentals
  • Fort Crockett: 2,280 holiday rentals
  • Seawall Boulevard: 2,279 holiday rentals
  • Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier: 2,272 holiday rentals
  • Railroad Museum: 2,235 holiday rentals

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 1,345 houses in Galveston. Our other popular types of Galveston holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 809 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 54 holiday houses
  • Apartments: 42 holiday houses

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Galveston?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 1,329 beach rentals in Galveston. You have also many other possibilities in Galveston area, including:

  • Golf resort rentals: 1,145 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 835 holiday rentals
  • Resort rentals: 329 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Galveston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,247 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)