Spring in to Savings with My Galveston Getaway

Spring break season kicks off the high rental season in Galveston but there are still have several openings and we are offering a 15% discount off of our published rates to invite y’all to enjoy our service, hospitality and experience one of the great Seawall condos that we manage. From a 3-bedroom condo at the By the Sea Complex welcoming up to 8 guests to our budget friendly Victorian rental, … [Read more...]

Luck O The Irish To Ya

If your name starts with O' or Mc you might be Irish - but on March 17 everyone claims to be Irish. Come to Galveston for St. Patrick's Day, Spring Break, the Beach and so much more..........and you know where to stay! While many booked their condos early - we do still have a few openings and while most places on the island are charging their summer rates because of high occupancy - we are still … [Read more...]

Les se’ Bon Ton’ Roulet – It’s Mardi Gras Time In Galveston

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Mardi Gras Galveston has so much to offer the entire family and you won’t want to miss a minute of the excitement. Of course you want to stay with My Galveston Getaway in a furnished Seawall condo to allow yourself an area to rest when not out partying with friends and family, watching parades and catching beads. If you’ve been to Mardi Gras before, in Galveston or elsewhere, there is always … [Read more...]

How will you show the love this Valentine’s Day?

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Most people think of Valentine’s day as a holiday of love and I don’t disagree. Cards and flowers, candy and fancy dinners are nice – but TIME is what women (and men) really want – time together with those we love. Give the gift of time together this Valentine’s Day by making your reservation with My Galveston Getaway for one of our few remaining condos. What’s going on in Galveston for … [Read more...]

3-Day Weekend AND Restaurant Week in Galvston – What a great combination!!!

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Martin Luther King Weekend – the first 3-day weekend of 2014, and it is Restaurant Week too - double bonus. Experience any - or many - of Galveston's awesome eateries "on the cheap". Many of the restaurants offer fixed price menus featuring their most popular items, and benefit the Galveston County Food Bank. You can't imagine the culinary options our little island has to offer, from burgers & … [Read more...]

Start a New Family New Years Tradition in Galveston

  New Years’ Resolution & Traditions Each year people make New Years’ resolutions and/or keep up with their traditions.  In the South we have pork and black eyed peas, said to bring us good luck in the New Year.  When I lived in Pittsburgh it was sauerkraut and pierogies.  One of the most common I hear, however, is to spend more time with friends and family and what better place … [Read more...]

Come (to our island) Home For The Holidays


Family and friends, eggnog and cookies, and yes, THE BEACH!  Come to Galveston to share all of these and make memories. As I write this on December 20, flip flops, shorts and tank tops are the attire of the day.  Most think of Galveston as a spring break, summer, or Mardi Gras destination but did you know we are a year round resort community?  There is so much going on and you won’t want to … [Read more...]

Premium Spa Package Getaway


Rates valid November 15, 2013 to May 14, 2014 Come to beautiful Galveston Island on the Texas Riviera for a vacation weekend of total pampering!  Just get here and leave the rest to us!  Whether you are looking for a relaxing weekend or preparing for or returning from your Cruise our Spa services are what you need to get your mind and body relaxed and refreshed. *Subject to availability – … [Read more...]

Lone Star Rally – Oct. 31st to Nov 3rd


Come stay with My Galveston Getwaway during your trip to Galveston's Lone Star Rally! According to the Lone Star Rally website, this is North America’s largest 4-day motorcycle rally. Live music starts on Thursday at both the Jaegermeister stage on Seawall Boulevard and the Budweiser stage at Saengerfest Park on the Strand. Thursday also features the Halloween Havoc costume contest including … [Read more...]

Welcome To Our New Website


It is with great excitement that I welcome the owners of property that I manage, past guests at the Maravilla, By The Sea and Victorian complexes, and those looking for a Galveston Getaway to our brand new website, www.mygalvestongetaway.com, just in time for the Lone Star Rally in Galveston! My Galveston Getaway is proud to manage and feature many of Galveston's nicest privately owned … [Read more...]