Gaido's Seaside Inn

Gulfview/Waterview Hotel
Gaido's Seaside Inn #24 of 60 hotels in Galveston Island #24 of 60 hotels in Galveston Island
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3700 Seawall Boulevard Galveston, TX 77550
(409) 761-5504

Why we like it

  • Iconic family-owned hotel
  • Resort-style waterfall-fed pool and across the street from the beach
  • Free hot home-cooked Texas-style breakfast

What you need to know

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Free cruise parking
  • Happy hour held at the pool bar

Galveston's Popular Features

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


Gaido’s Seaside Inn is an iconic family-owned hotel on the Seawall that offers one of the best values on the Island. The warmth and friendliness of the staff along with the hotel’s waterfall-fed pool and hot tub, prime location, and free homemade hot breakfast are sure to delight guests, many of whom are destined to become repeat visitors. Rooms feature a refrigerator, microwave oven, and cable television. Four different restaurants and the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier are within walking distance of the hotel.

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free newspapers in lobby


  • Library
  • Spa tub
  • Spa tub (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Shared microwave
  • Poolside bar
  • Free breakfast
  • Vending machines
  • Stove


  • Free self parking

In-Room Amenities

Bedding and linens

  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Private bathroom
  • Private bathroom (not in room)
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Balcony
  • Balcony or patio
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Washer/dryer
  • Desk

Media and electronics

  • Premium TV channels
  • 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
  • DVD player

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen linens
  • Kitchenette


  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer


Gaido's Seaside Inn

516 Reviews #24 of 60 hotels in Galveston Island

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Recent Reviews

O951JScynthiad wrote a review on August 06, 2022
Trip Type: Couples


We had a wonderful time at Gaido's. The food was fresh and delicious. Our waitress Vivian took great care of us. She was friendly, polite and recommended great entrée and dessert options which were...
K9handler71 wrote a review on July 29, 2022 austin, United States
Trip Type: Family

Not worth the money, not kid appropriate

So I came here with my wife and two kids and first off, the pool is green and cloudy. The smell by the pool is urine. I swear there was vomit in the pool. Our room looked clean on entrance but the...
kelleydebose wrote a review on July 10, 2022 Crowley
Trip Type: Couples

Anniversary dinner

This was my husband and I 2nd time here from the DFW area and it didn't disappoint at all. The food was outstanding, the service was top notch. Our server Vivian was very attentive to our needs...


Deposit & Cancellation Policies

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