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La Quinta Inn Galveston East Beach

2.5 out of 5.0

Recent guest reviews

Checked in and went to room to find roaches on every wall, in the bed, behind the furniture, in the bathroom, in the shower, and on the door. No exaggeration; I'll send pics if you'd like. Disgusted! Terrible, terrible, terrible.

The hotel was located in Galveston, Texas, it is right across the street from the ocean. There is all kinds of shops and food establishments near by.I rented 4 rooms my whole family came. I had asked for ground floor rooms and that they all be together, neither happened.They are a pet friendly hotel and that was nice just be careful were you walk them as not many guests pick up after their pets.The rooms were not very clean. All of the rooms we rented had Roaches. Outside trashcans were always over flowing. Employees monopolized the only elevator making it difficult for my handicapped sister to get around. The Breakfast was subpar and to save money they water down the waffle mix and the oil spray to keep them from sticking to the waffle iron. I will say all of the employees were pleasant and helpful if you needed help. It wasn't the worst place I ever stayed in but I don't think I would stay there again.

It was good stay,I will recommend it,it was close to the beach and other fun places.

Pretty typical mid prices hotel. Staff are nice. Decent location. Typical hotel room. My issue was that the room smelled of urine in multiple spots. Strongly. At first I thought it was my imagination, but after two nights I know it wasn't. Otherwise the room was fine.

Not the greatest neighborhood, didn't feel safe after dark, hotel was clean staff was very friendly

Great location. Older property but very clean. I had a small issue at check-in which would have been a large issue had the General Manager not intervened. The young lady who checked us in was very smug and condescending. Otherwise the entire staff was outstanding. Would return to this property again. Enjoyed our entire stay.

I was expecting a newer level of hotel in stead of a motel 6 setup. Noisy between rooms.

Great location, just across from beach. Just wish they would have a free shuttle to the cruise port. Rooms were clean and quiet.

Clean room and convenient location. Eating places nearby along with Galveston entertainment attractions including historical houses.

Great location with average rooms and customer service. Can get very busy during the summer. I recommend staying on the back side second floor.

The hotel is in a great location for the east side beaches. Close to several restaurants and The Strand.

Not the best place to stay on the island. Looking for diamond in the rough, this is not it...more like just the rough

Clean, convenient, comfortable and economical---no complaints here!

Nice hotel, good location close to everything. Easy to find, next to good steakhouse and easy beach access

It was a pleasant experience. Close to places to eat

Right across the street from the water, and down the street from a the sandy part of the beach. Staff was really friendly.

Oh my word!!!, the double beds sanitized. Bed sheets are molded & stained. Carpet floor is damp & smelly. There is no ice bucket nor coffee jar for coffee. This hotel looks nothing like in the picture, it's ghetto & very filthy. It's not worth the money at all. My family hated it and they never want to go there again.

Comfortable and at a great price. Was close to Pleasure pier and good restaurants

Had a wonderful experience. Staff is amazing! Arrived to Galveston a couple hours before the designated check-in time and the staff was able to accommodate me. The room was clean and chic! Most importantly they are pet friendly!!! :)

This hotel was about average as far as hotels go. PROS: 1. My room faced the ocean. 2. Free breakfast with waffles, juice, fruits, cereals, and breads. 3. Within walking distance to the beach. 4. Cable. 5. Staff was very nice. CONS: 1. Parking is TERRIBLE. I was blocked into my parking space by another resident TWICE during my two night stay. 2. The shower needed some bleach (pink stuff!). 3. Room smelled of smoke. Good value compared to some of the other hotels.

1402 Seawall Blvd Galveston TX

Hotel highlights

  • Walking distance to Bishop's Palace
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking

Bishop's Palace is a short stroll from La Quinta Inn Galveston East Beach, and other popular attractions like Ashton Villa are within a mile (2 km). This 119-room motel welcomes guests with conveniences like free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi. In the historical district, it's also near Grand 1894 Opera House and Texas Seaport Museum.


Dining

Start your day off right with a free continental breakfast.


Rooms

All of La Quinta Inn Galveston East Beach's 119 air-conditioned rooms provide coffee makers, free local calls, and ironing boards. Guests can expect 27-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Pillowtop beds grant a restful night's sleep, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Desks are also available.


Property features

La Quinta Inn Galveston East Beach features an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and coffee in a common area. A stay here includes free parking. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to help secure valuables, and answer any questions about the area. Additional amenities include express check-out, laundry facilities, and a TV in a common area.

Room options

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds

Full 2 | Sleeps 4

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

King 1 | Sleeps 3

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Microwave (Gulf View)

Full 2 | Sleeps 4

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

King 1 | Sleeps 3

Guest reviews for La Quinta Inn Galveston East Beach

Everyone (5) Couples (29) Business (7) Family (42) Other (8) Friends (7)
1

roaches

Everyone

Checked in and went to room to find roaches on every wall, in the bed, behind the furniture, in the bathroom, in the shower, and on the door. No exaggeration; I'll send pics if you'd like. Disgusted! Terrible, terrible, terrible.

By , from North Texas on Aug 18, 2017

Review comment responded on Aug 21, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent stay. Please know that your feedback is extremely important for us to continue to improve our service. We strive to offer a smooth and comfortable stay for our guests and it seems we fell short during your stay. We would like to extend our sincerest apologies for the inconvenience you experienced during your stay. I will be discussing your experience with the staff to ensure we are delivering the quality of service our guests deserve. Thank you very much for bringing your concerns to our attention. Sincerely, Kathy C. General Manager

3

take roach spray

Everyone

The hotel was located in Galveston, Texas, it is right across the street from the ocean. There is all kinds of shops and food establishments near by.I rented 4 rooms my whole family came. I had asked for ground floor rooms and that they all be together, neither happened.They are a pet friendly hotel and that was nice just be careful were you walk them as not many guests pick up after their pets.The rooms were not very clean. All of the rooms we rented had Roaches. Outside trashcans were always over flowing. Employees monopolized the only elevator making it difficult for my handicapped sister to get around. The Breakfast was subpar and to save money they water down the waffle mix and the oil spray to keep them from sticking to the waffle iron. I will say all of the employees were pleasant and helpful if you needed help. It wasn't the worst place I ever stayed in but I don't think I would stay there again.

By , from Kansas on Jul 25, 2017

Review comment responded on Jul 28, 2017

Angie, Thank you for taking the time to offer feedback on your recent stay. Please accept our sincere apology for the inconveniences that you and your family experienced during your stay. Your comments will be shared with the staff and the issues that you reported will be addressed. Sincerely, Kathy C. General Manager

4

convince

Everyone

It was good stay,I will recommend it,it was close to the beach and other fun places.

By on May 30, 2016

Review comment responded on Sep 6, 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words. Your wonderful comments will be shared with the staff. We hope to see you on your next trip to Galveston. Sincerely, Kathy C. General Manager

3

okay. would look elsewhere next time.

Everyone

Pretty typical mid prices hotel. Staff are nice. Decent location. Typical hotel room. My issue was that the room smelled of urine in multiple spots. Strongly. At first I thought it was my imagination, but after two nights I know it wasn't. Otherwise the room was fine.

By , from Seattle on Apr 19, 2016

3

close to water

Everyone

Not the greatest neighborhood, didn't feel safe after dark, hotel was clean staff was very friendly

By , from oklahoma on Apr 18, 2016

4

great location

Families

Great location. Older property but very clean. I had a small issue at check-in which would have been a large issue had the General Manager not intervened. The young lady who checked us in was very smug and condescending. Otherwise the entire staff was outstanding. Would return to this property again. Enjoyed our entire stay.

By on Nov 10, 2015

3

close to hospital.

Couples

I was expecting a newer level of hotel in stead of a motel 6 setup. Noisy between rooms.

By on Sep 27, 2015

4

awesome family trip

Singles

Great location, just across from beach. Just wish they would have a free shuttle to the cruise port. Rooms were clean and quiet.

By on Jul 29, 2015

4

nice hotel, good location.

Couples

Clean room and convenient location. Eating places nearby along with Galveston entertainment attractions including historical houses.

By on Jul 20, 2015

3

short get away

Singles

Great location with average rooms and customer service. Can get very busy during the summer. I recommend staying on the back side second floor.

By on Jul 11, 2015