Harbor House at Pier 21

Gulfview/Waterview Hotel
Harbor House at Pier 21 #5 of 57 hotels in Galveston #5 of 57 hotels in Galveston
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At Pier 21 # 28 Galveston, TX 77550
(409) 763-3321

Why we like it

  • Galveston’s only harbor-front hotel
  • Stellar location at Pier 21
  • Rooms are spacious and quiet with minimalist, nautical-themed décor

What you need to know

  • Close to cruise terminal and the Strand
  • Fitness center
  • Free Wi-Fi

Galveston's Popular Features

Beachfront Pet Friendly Swimming Pool Free WiFi Gulf View Near Cruise Terminal Free Cruise Parking


This waterfront Galveston hotel is situated close to the cruise ship terminal and features spacious and tastefully decorated guest rooms and suites with mini-fridge, microwave, and flat-screen TV. At the hotel, guests can enjoy one-of-a-kind harbor views, onsite boat slip rentals, and easy access to top Galveston landmarks. Guests are also only steps away from shops, popular seafood restaurants, family-friendly attractions, and aquatic opportunities. This is a one-of-a-kind hotel in Galveston for those who want beautiful views of the marina and to be close to the action on the Strand.

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Smoke-free property


  • Free use of nearby fitness center


  • Self parking (surcharge)

In-Room Amenities

Bedding and linens

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Air conditioning
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Private bathroom (not in room)
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • In-room safe (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media and electronics

  • Free WiFi
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count
  • Free WiFi (limited) duration
  • Free WiFi (limited) time
  • Phone
  • Television
  • Television (surcharge)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV


  • Daily housekeeping


  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer


Harbor House at Pier 21

1,081 Reviews #5 of 57 hotels in Galveston

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Recent Reviews

jeredh2018 wrote a review on July 31, 2022
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Perfect for Pre-Cruise

We stayed just one night at this hotel prior to our cruise out of Galveston. We could not have chosen a better place to spend the night. We arrived very early and were fortunate to have our room...
858richardz wrote a review on July 09, 2022 Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Trip Type: Family

Nice intimate gem

We stayed here before our cruise. The hotel is an intimate small decor hotel. Rooms all have a view. The lobby is only to check in, no room for anything else. The room was large and furnished...
Tom078 wrote a review on March 27, 2022 Wimberley, Texas
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We really had a nice stay

We normally stay at the Tremont Hotel, but had trouble getting the room we wanted there so we opted for the Harbor House. I literally have nothing bad to say about the hotel. Everything about it...


Deposit & Cancellation Policies

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