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The San Luis Resort

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07/06/2017 08/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

beautiful, luxurious, friendly, fun, clean, maintained.. every thing wow! My family spent the best 3 days here.. it was 54 degrees outside and the pool was heated to toasty 75-80 degree.. we were in the pool ALL DAY! Highly recommend this place, staff was very accommodating especially Joshua, the reception greater.. he was very friendly and very accommodating! The only...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lauren the event coordinator was amazing! She always made sure we were taken care of! Also I want to mention Lauren the server at H2o Pool & Bar was very attentive and Happy! So satisfied with our time at the resort and amenities!

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Georgetown, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

MULTIPLE CHARGES made on our credit card were IN EXCESS of the total amount for our stay, and were ABOVE the rate quoted in reservation confirmation! Front desk staff could not have been more unhelpful, and eventually referred us to absent manager! Errors were made even on our check-out which we did TWO DAYS EARLY due to other, unsatisfactory situations......

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Never made up my room, paid for club ten which promotes turn down service also and express check-in--didn't receive either. The elevator wait was mostly 5 minutes to get up or down. The service was a little slow by the pool but that can be typical with poolside service hotels. The room was nice but no refrigerator. I think it...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stay at the San Luis at least once a year for our anniversary. This year was our 20 year mark and the staff went above and beyond to make it special and the room beautiful. We had a very relaxing weekend and hope to continue the tradition.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My stay at the San Louis Resort was a wonderful experience .The employees were so gracious and helpful.The staff were always checking on us. Lauren Alfaro was front and center there for us the whole weekend, she did an awesome job planning the events.My experience was great, I recommend it highly.

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Pueblo, Colorado
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing place to stay. Very friendly and helpful staff. Very clean rooms and hotel. Highly recommend the San Luis as a great place to stay. The pool was great for both adults and kids. Very secure and safe place.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We hosted our annual Beach Blast event at the San Luis and could not be more pleased with the quality service which was provided. Everyone from the event planner, Lauren Alfaro, to the wait and bar staff was phenomenal. We held a Mixology course (which I highly recommend), a formal dinner, after dinner gathering in the lounge, cabana rental with...

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PCarte, Guest Relations Manager at The San Luis Resort, responded to this review

Dear Susan, We are so excited that you enjoyed The San Luis experience and look forward to many more opportunities to serve you. Thank you very much for your review and wonderful compliments regarding Lauren and the staff. Please reach out to me when making your travel plans to Galveston, I will be delighted to assist. Best Regards, Philett Carter...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited in December during our family road trip. We stayed 2 nights and everything was top notch! Unbelievable service, excellent food, great view of the ocean with balcony. Room was very clean with comfortable beds.

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PCarte, Guest Relations Manager at The San Luis Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review and wonderful compliments regarding our Hotel. Please reach out to me when making your travel plans to Galveston, I will be delighted to assist. Sincerely, Philett Carter Director of Guest Relations San Luis Resort

Itasca, Texas
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

stayed spur of the moment during mardi gras in February. and of course could not find a room until we called the san luis. and wow - what a wonderful experience. we arrived with our Wal-Mart "suit cases" and we were treated like we owned the place. super friendly staff - inside and out. the grand kids still talk about...

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PCarte, Guest Relations Manager at The San Luis Resort, responded to this review

Dear D Willman, We are pleased you and your family enjoyed a quick spur of the moment great escape to Galveston Island and chose to stay with us. If we can be of further assistance for your future stays, please reach out to me, We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Regards, Philett Carter Director of Guest Relations San...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center is one of the Gulf Coast's finest beachfront properties offering a variety of luxury options. From Spa San Luis and the heated pool to its 40,000 sq. Ft. IACC conference center and magnificent gulf views, it's an ideal destination for vacationers, business travel and corporate meetings. Our AAA Four Diamond rated resort offers the finest in award-winning dining, overnight accommodations and first-class personalized and professional service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The San Luis Resort

Address: 5222 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77551-4003
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Price Range: $315 - $688 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The San Luis Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 250
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Also Known As:
The San Luis Hotel Galveston
San Luis Resort Galveston Texas
San Luis Hotel Galveston
San Louis Hotel Galveston
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Galveston
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Galveston
#3 Spa Hotel in Galveston
#4 Luxury Hotel in Galveston
#4 Business Hotel in Galveston
#6 Romantic Hotel in Galveston
#10 Family Hotel in Galveston
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“choose a sea facing/ pool view for the best stay!”
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“ Very nice and clean. ”
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“they are willing to work with any size budget and size of family”
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“High floors for the best view. Away from the elevators to avoid inconsiderate guests.”
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