The 12 Best Airbnbs In Galveston, Texas

September 22, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Galveston, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Galveston and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Elevated Coastal Chic Beach House With Deck

11 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $350 per night, airbnb.com

Looking for a trendy, chic stay to enjoy with your gal-pals? Perhaps a cute stay to enjoy your bachelorette's reunion? We got you covered! This adorable stay features three bedrooms and is able to accommodate up to 11 guests, making it the ideal location for a hen party that no one will ever forget. You must check it out!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Escape to this meticulously curated holiday home. The retreat features bright splashes of color, flowing indoor-outdoor living spaces, contrasting motifs, herringbone tilework, boutique furnishings, and a covered BBQ patio underneath the house.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Pets allowed | Heating

Reviews

“PROS: loved the neighborhood! Great spot for a family and also a great spot for fishing. House is in a good location to walk to the beach or drive your car.” – Neelou
“the place was in a great location and very well decorated. The only thing to note was that the 3rd bedroom was in a converted garage/shed and the AC did not work as well down there as in the rest of the house” – Alex
“We enjoyed our stay at this Galveston home. It’s a 5 min walk to the beach and she can see/hear the waves from the deck. Home was beautifully decorated.” – Nicole
“Our weekend stay here was perfect. Check in was super easy, the house was perfectly stocked with essential items. The shower was AMAZING after a long day at the beach.” – Adrian
“We enjoyed our stay. Property was as described.” – Marissa

#2 Stylish 1908 Shotgun-Style Cottage

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

Vintage comes in touch with the modern in this adorable house. With two bedrooms, a full kitchen and WiFi, this lovely Airbnb is able to accommodate up to 6 guests! It'll be a destination in itself for a family and their kids or for a group of friends.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Come relax and unwind in the completely renovated Dupre House. This gorgeous cottage takes you back in time with its salvaged ship lap ceilings and original hardwood floors, yet all the modern amenities you expect have been added, making this Victorian-era gem a perfect getaway. Two outdoor porches are ideal for catching the amazing breeze and watching the world go by while you wine and dine or sip coffee.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Heating | Air conditioning

Reviews

“The Dupre House is a true gem among air bnb properties. Everything from the decor, to the layout, to the location are perfect, as are the hosts! This would be a perfect spot for a small family, or a couple's getaway.” – Cavin
“This house was clean and stylish and so comfortable during our stay! We enjoyed the patio and the yard immensely! On top of that it is only a short walk to the sea wall.” – Paige
“This place is super cute and super comfortable.” – Sofia
“This place was awesome! It was perfect for our family of 4! From beginning to end we had no issues.” – Charles
“My husband and I are Austinites that were looking for an easy getaway for our 15th anniversary. The Dupre House absolutely exceeded our expectations with its lovely decor, immaculately cleaned rooms and great location.” – Celeste

#3 Cute Deck House

10 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $168 per night, airbnb.com

This lovely deckhouse is the right place for a bigger family gathering. With three bedrooms, this gorgeous house is able to accommodate up to 10 guests! Enjoy fun evenings reliving old experiences and sharing smores by the fire pit with your loved ones.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to The Deck House – Modern Vintage. The original Queen Anne home is over 100 years old. She has many new and beautiful updates but many of her original parts are still there. If only she could talk, the stories she could tell!”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | TV | Heating | Dryer | Air conditioning | Washer | Essentials | Beach essentials | Hot water

Reviews

“We arrived at the Deck house for the July 4th weekend. The house is easy to find and was just as advertised. The house is beautifully appointed for the beach and is very roomy.” – Art
“Very nice deck. Good to have off street parking. Ruben was easy to contact.” – Debbie
“Our stay was awesome! The pictures were dead on and the little touches were very thoughtful!” – Vanessa
“This house was very cozy and nice. Ruben was great about responding promptly to messages and was super nice! Highly recommend any of his properties to stay at!” – Delani
“This house was amazing!!!.. Ruben was very helpful and gracious.. If you are traveling with kids this is the perfect location..” – Joy

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#4 Luxurious Seawall Condo Beach With Heated Pool

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $120 per night, airbnb.com

Looking for a fun retreat with a couple of friends or perhaps for you and your partner? This is the place! This incredible condo with a heated pool will definitely be a relaxing place to stay for a small group of friends in the city. One of the highlights is the big shared pool, but the location is also great!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Beach, Pools, Hot Tubs and a view of The!! Experience all that Galveston has to offer in this 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo which sleeps four. Located just across the street from the new Babe’s Beach on the Seawall, this condo has easy access to Galveston’s great restaurants and attractions. The complex boasts two resort style pools and a two hot tubs.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | TV | Heating | Dryer | Air conditioning | Washer | Essentials | Hot water | Hot tub | Gym | Pool

Reviews

“Amazing place, great location, beautiful area & view. Fast response to questions I had.” – Kelly
“Great value! I could walk to the beach, 2 piers, gas stations, a grocery store, and several restaurants. Only 10 minute drive to Pleasure Pier.” – Michael
“Better than I expected. The property is across Beach ⛱ . Walmart is right next to and many restaurants including gas stations. This apartment was very clean Ac works awesome even apt is on the 3rd floor. The kitchen is fully equipped I did enjoyed it so much.” – Joyce
“Everything was clean and tidy. Great location. Perfect for our family getaway.” – Erin
“Cute spot walking distance to the beach! Overall great experience. The air conditioner had gone out (which is not Keith’s fault) he was prompt on letting us know and getting a replacement for us temporarily why we stayed.” – Kristen

#5 Coastal Stilt House

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $161 per night, airbnb.com

Sit down and enjoy watching the sun go down with your loved ones in this amazing stay. With three bedrooms, a full kitchen and WIFi, this lovely stay capable of accommodating up to 8 guests, is perfect for a large family getaway or for a small company retreat in Galveston.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Curl up together on the enormous ink-blue corner couch for a movie night at this modern take on a beach retreat. Sit on the porch and listen to the crashing ocean waves in the morning breeze, then gather around the handcrafted table for dinner.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Reviews

“This is an amazing place to stay for families or a couple. The decor is beautiful. Little unexpected surprises, like toys for the kids, make it a very easy place to stay.” – Pamela
“Great spot and great hosts!” – James
“We had a great time! Perfect for families with kids. The kids room was stocked with toys and books as well.” – Matt
“Wonderful property. Has everything you need. Great location and lovely styling.” – Alastair
“We had a great stay! The house was clean and the layout was perfect for traveling with children! The house was a 3 min walk to the beach and the beach was quiet and not crowded at all.” – Jesse

#6 Historic Downtown Beach Home

15 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $250 per night, airbnb.com

Looking for a large, classic and elegant space for you and your family's next vacation? Or perhaps you're looking for the perfect backdrop for an engagement party that'll impress your future inlaws? Look no further! This lovely renovated house by the beach is the place to be. With a full kitchen, three bedrooms and WiFi, as well as other great amenities, it'll be a memorable stay.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Look out across Adoue Park from the comfort of a rocking chair on one of the double balconies. High windows and 12-foot ceilings deliver plentiful light to an interior which retains many original features, including refinished hardwood floors..”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron

Reviews

“This place is amazing, so much charm and great location ! Close to the beach and quiet street across from a lovely park. Natalie was awesome, we booked the place last minute, and she accommodated us immediately.” – Craig
“Excellent place to stay! Would definitely book again. House was immaculate and the rooms were well-designed and it was a beautiful home away from home.” – Tamera
“This is a beautiful home in a great location. We loved our mother/daughter weekend here. We had a couple of questions that were quickly addressed by the host.” – Alyson
“Best Airbnb we have stayed at. Decided on a last minute add on to our vacation interrupted by tropical storm Cristobal and it was the right decision! Beautiful house, great location and welcoming.” – Tyler
“Amazing place and awesome hosts. Would definitely stay again!” – Tyler

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#7 Lovely Condo With Pool Access

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $122 per night, airbnb.com

Enjoy a nice romantic getaway with your special someone. This adorable stay has a laptop-friendly space, heating and hot water perfect for those colder times of the year. If you're looking for a place to call home on your next romantic weekend getaway, you must check it out!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“3 GUESTS MAX. Quiet, cozy condo on the west end of the island. Need a place to get away and relax? You have found it!”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | TV | Heating | Dryer | Air conditioning | Washer | Essentials | Hot water | Beach essentials

Reviews

“Quiet place just minutes from restaurants and the beach. The bed was very comfortable. Had a great stay.” – Joni
“Michelle’s place was very warm and welcome! I loved how close the place was to the beach and restaurants. The whole place was very clean!” – Hannah
“Very private, peaceful with good amenities. Very nice pool facility. Everything is provided that you will need even beach chairs and umbrella.” – Vicky
“I thoroughly enjoyed Michelle’s place. Close to beach access.” – Matthew
“This was a great, cozy place. It was clean, anything you could possibly need was there, and it was a good location. The HOA rules did seem a little strict.” – Danielle

#8 Sunny House Retreat

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $209 per night, airbnb.com

This super cute retreat is the ideal space for a small family looking for a fun stay in Galveston. With hot water, WiFi and two bedrooms available, the whole family will enjoy their time, and make everlasting memories here!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Plum Beachy is a beautiful historic home located in the sought after Silk Stocking District. This newly renovated home is located in a quiet neighbourhood with many long time residents. It is also located just a short bike ride away from the beach, Pleasure Pier & the Strand. The best part of this home is all the shiplap and windows.”

Amenities

Iron | TV | Hot water | Air conditioning | Essentials | Washer | Dryer | Heating | Wifi | Free street parking | Single level home | Dishes and silverware

Reviews

“This was absolutely perfect for a quick beach getaway with my daughters. The cottage was cozy and impeccably clean. It had a lot of great amenities and wonderful stylish touches.” – Lubna
“The hosts have thought of every detail possible to make you feel at home. My favorite Special touch was the home made soap. The place is super clean and close to the beach.” – Nhi
“This place is straight out of a magazine. Pics are accurate. You won’t find a better place.” – Vicki
“My family loved this stay and we would definitely come back again. Everything was exactly like the pictures showed. This house is beautiful and all the little details made it feel right at home.” – Jennifer
“Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous rental! The chandeliers, paint colors, attention to detail at every corner. We loved this adorable house!!” – De

#9 Private Hideaway Within Walking Distance To The Beach

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $175 per night, airbnb.com

Adorable bungalow by the beach with one bedroom, WiFi and a hot tub. It's a great spot for the solo traveller who wants to hit the beach. You can also enjoy a nice holiday here with your significant other. Whichever the case, this is one place you must check out.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This little bungalow is a charming and quirky property. Space: Welcome to this open concept space! This home was once a church. You'll notice the stained glass windows at the very top.”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | TV | Heating | Air conditioning | Essentials | Hot water | Hot tub | Free parking on premises | Free street parking | Kitchen | Dishes and silverware

Reviews

“Super clean! Super quirky! Great space for three of us with the cool little loft!” – Jeff
“This place is adorable! When you pull up you will be shocked at how private the space is. The exterior is absolutely breathtaking with so many plants and trinkets that make it feel very beachy!” – Lena
“Great beach house- walk to the seawall and Stewart Beach. Loved the patios and yard for coffee and reading. Lovely home!” – Lydia
“The location is perfect for daily access to Stewart Beach and some wonderful restaurants! Staying in the home is a very unique experience! We originally planned on the two adults staying in the loft with kids on the couch and downstairs bed but it is way too tight up there.” – Mike
“Amazing Location, amazing house. Everything was perfect, really cozy and inviting.” – Chas

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#10 Modern Beach Bungalow

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $154 per night, airbnb.com

Want to be within walking distance from the beach? Look no further! This adorable bungalow has two bedrooms, a laptop-friendly space and hot water, a most comfortable stay for a small group of friends, and it's just across the beach.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to Galveston! Come enjoy our newly renovated 1950s Beach Bungalow! Huge open concept kitchen/living area perfect for family and friends. Original finishes throughout with modern comforts such as high speed Wi-Fi, 65inch 4k smart TV (Netflixs included!).”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | TV | Heating | Dryer | Air conditioning | Washer | Essentials | Hot water | Free parking on premises

Reviews

“First time booking thru Airbnb so I was a little nervous however Malcolm answered all my questions and was also very quick with the responses. The place was exactly like the pictures, very clean and modern, definitely would stay again!” – April
“Great stay with great upgrades! Cute house with very modern upgrades.” – Kylie
“Our stay was great. Malcolm took good care of us. We really enjoyed our time there.” – Joe
“Awesome house and awesome host. 10/10 would recommend anybody to stay here. The temperature was comfortable when we arrived.” – Johnny
“Amazing home just a few minutes from the beach. The house was beautiful and Malcolm was a great host. He made sure the place was spotless and stocked with essentials. We would absolutely stay again next time we are in Galveston!” – Ryan

#11 Kettle House In Galveston

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $212 per night, airbnb.com

With high-speed WiFi to keep connected with your friends back home, air conditioning and hot water, this house is a mini-resort that you won't want to miss. It boasts two bedrooms and a bathroom, which make it a great space for a couple and their little ones.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Welcome to the “Galveston famous Kettle House. Enjoy this newly renovated 1960's home originally built as a steel storage tank. This home has foam insulation and 4 zoned mini-split units for ultimate comfort. We have high-speed Wi-Fi.”

Amenities

4k Smart TV | Kitchen | Wifi | Iron | Laptop-friendly workspace | TV | Heating | Air conditioning | Essentials | Hot water | Beach essentials | Free parking on premises

Reviews

“Great historical stay at the Kettle House. We had a charter fishing trip with Captain Terry in Galveston Bay and then ate our fresh-caught seafood at the Waterman's Restaurant – both great experiences.” – Daniel
“Everything you might need. Wonderful quality.” – Belinda
“Absolutely Perfect. The Kettle House is the perfect place for a get-a-way. Everything you need is at your disposal.” – Erin Ann
“The aesthetics of this home really compliments its surroundings. The Kettle House is squeaky clean & provides so much enlightenment. The hosts were very responsive and kind.” – Bri
“We had a great time at the Kettle! Close to the beach and dining.” – Miranda

#12 The Palapa House

9 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $250 per night, airbnb.com

Incredible house with three bedrooms, two bathrooms and WiFi, able to accommodate up to 9 people! This is the ideal place for a fun holiday with your friends and family. Staying here feels almost like visiting Hawaii or a tropical paradise in the Caribbean, so you won't want to miss it.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Mini resort atmosphere. All private. Historic home located in the heart of mid-town Galveston. Walking distance to the beach, Pleasure Pier, and historic Strand.”

Amenities

Iron | Hot water | Washer | Heating | Dryer | Essentials | TV | Wifi | Laptop-friendly workspace | Air conditioning | Bathtub | Free street parking

Reviews

“This house is incredible. It's filled with so many cool things to look at. And the outdoor hut is a great vibe hangout for all ages.” – Bambi
“Beautiful house. The clawfoot tub was my favourite part. Amazing backyard.” – Heather
“There aren’t words to adequately do this home justice! We hope to make a visit here as an annual thing. Seriously, the pics don’t do it justice.” – Tami
“Beautiful place! The unique antique/Mardi gras touches are so unique! Beautiful palapa and pool!!” – Eddette
“I hesitate to tell you how amazing this place is because it will be hard for me to book it in the future!! but it IS amazing! The outdoor space is the absolute best place to hang out!” – Candice

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