Harbor House at Pier 21

At Pier 21 # 28, Galveston, TX 77550 United States (USA) near Exit 1a on I-45 (~3.1mi)
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3.0 Star Property
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4.0/5

Based on 670 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast available
  • 42 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Hotel has 3 suites
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Check out: 12:00 PM
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Group booking rating of 8.6/10

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Local Attractions

Whether you're a foodie, an adventurer, an art lover, or a history connoisseur, there are plenty of things to do near our waterfront Galveston hotel. Take a tour of Bishop's Palace, a Victorian-era mansion that's in the National Register of Historic Places, for its spectacular architecture. Increase your knowledge of the oil and gas industry at the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum. Experience one of five unique harbor excursions and catch a glimpse of a dolphin. Catch a documentary film at Pier 21 Theater and learn about the history of Galveston.

Verified Reviews of Harbor House at Pier 21

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Perfect place to stay before a cruise."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Everything about this hotel was perfect! The convenience of being right by the cruise terminal, the cruise parking. The hotel itself is amazing from comfortable beds to spacious rooms and impeccable service (THANK YOU Dee!).
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
29-Jan-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Jan 27 to Sun Jan 28 2024 at a $379.99 average nightly rate.
"Great place to stay before cruise."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
This was our first time in Galveston so we decided to stay here because of all the great reviews and it didn't disappoint! Great place, comfortable beds, very convenient when going on a cruise. VERY satisfied with our stay.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
20-Jan-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jan 19 to Sat Jan 20 2024 at a $421.99 average nightly rate.
"Wonderful"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Wonderful staff. Awesome location and very nice room.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
05-Jan-2024 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jan 03 to Sat Jan 06 2024 at a $324.99 average nightly rate.
"Excellent Stay!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Loved everything about this place. Location, service, amenities, everything! And Dee at the front desk is AMAZING.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
09-Dec-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Dec 09 to Sun Dec 10 2023 at a $360.56 average nightly rate.
"Fabulous hotel near cruise pier and The Strand!"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Fabulous hotel near cruise pier and The Strand! Dee is fantastic and makes you feel so welcome. She's been there for years and is always a friendly, welcoming face!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
06-Dec-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Dec 03 to Mon Dec 04 2023 at a $269.00 average nightly rate.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 670 guest reviews

Property Description

Situated close to the cruise ship terminal, our waterfront Galveston hotel is sure to impress with stylishly decorated guest rooms & suites, one-of-a-kind harbor views, complimentary continental breakfast, onsite boat slip rentals, and convenient access to some of the top Galveston landmarks. Our stellar location at Pier 21—just steps from the Strand Historic District—makes it easy to explore countless shops, seafood restaurants, and popular attractions, such as the Texas Seaport Museum, 1877 Tall Ship Elissa, BayWatch Dolphin Tours, and the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum.

Green Sustainability

Yes the property supports a green environment.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2018
Floors: 3
Rooms: 42
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Suites: 3
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Pool Info:
No pool available at the Harbor House. Guests have an option of utilizing the pool at the Hotel Galvez, Wyndham Grand located 1 mile south on the Seawall. Transportation can be provided to individuals
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 hours to arrival
Nightly Parking: 12.0
Typical Group Deposit: NA
Total Taxes: 15.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 15.00%
City Tax: 9.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.25%
Audio Visual Tax: 8.25%
Parking Fee: 12.00 Per Night

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Beach access: Close to beach
  • Boat Launch
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electric Car Charging Station
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Galveston Island is accessible from Houston Hobby or Houston George W. Bush Intercontinental. Hobby is located approximately 45 minutes south of Galveston and IAH is approximately 60 minutes south. The hotel does not offer transportation to and from the airport. A taxi or Super Shuttle would be the best option.

Local Shuttle Info: We offer a courtesy shuttle seasonally between our sister hotels, Hotel Galvez & Spa and The Tremont House. Ask the front desk for details and times. Galveston Island provides a trolley system which will take guests to all areas of the island for as low as $1.00.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary Continental BreakfastWake up daily to a tasty continental breakfast, featuring your choice of everything from cereal and fruit to muffins and pastries. Beverages include coffee, tea, and juices.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

We offer self-parking in our hotel parking lot for $12/day.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided to all guests

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Sunflower Bakery & Cafe - Cozy spot for American breakfast fare - 0.6 miles
  • Lunch: Shrimp 'N Stuff Downtown - Casual eatery for seafood dishes - 0.4 miles
  • Dinner: Fisherman's Wharf - Seafood dining with harbor views - 0.2 miles
  • Activity: The Bryan Museum - Showcasing Texas history in a historic building - 0.5 miles
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Mosquito Cafe - Quaint eatery for hearty breakfast - 0.7 miles
  • Lunch: BLVD. Seafood - Fresh seafood and sandwiches - 1 mile
  • Dinner: Rudy & Paco Restaurant & Bar - Fine dining with Latin flair - 0.3 miles
  • Activity: Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier - Amusement park with rides over the Gulf - 1.3 miles
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: PattyCakes Bakery - Bakery and cafe for breakfast treats - 0.6 miles
  • Lunch: Cafe Michael Burger - Beachfront burgers and German fare - 5 miles
  • Dinner: Gaido's Seafood Restaurant - Classic Galveston dining experience - 3.7 miles
  • Activity: Moody Gardens - Educational tourist attraction with aquarium and rainforest pyramids - 4.5 miles

FAQs about Harbor House at Pier 21

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Harbor House at Pier 21 have?

There are 42 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Harbor House at Pier 21?

Complimentary Continental BreakfastWake up daily to a tasty continental breakfast, featuring your choice of everything from cereal and fruit to muffins and pastries. Beverages include coffee, tea, and juices.

What parking is available at Harbor House at Pier 21?

We offer self-parking in our hotel parking lot for $12/day.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided to all guests

Can I get a AAA rate at Harbor House at Pier 21?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Harbor House at Pier 21?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Rate Spacious Accessible 2 Queen Beds Spacious Accessible 2 Queen Beds

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