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Mitchell Historic Properties is a privately owned and operated company based in Galveston Island, Texas and part of Mitchell Family Corporation based in The Woodlands, Texas. Mitchell Historic Properties oversees Galveston properties owned by George Mitchell and the Mitchell family, including its commercial and residential properties located downtown. These properties include three hotels – Hotel Galvez & Spa, The Tremont House and Harbor House Hotel & Marina as well as approximately one-fourth of the buildings in The Strand National Historic Landmark District and Pier 21 along Galveston’s historic harbor.
Harbor House Hotel
Harbor House Hotel and Marina, Galveston’s only harbor view hotel, reopened on Feb. 28 following a $1.7 million renovation with a bold new look and modern appointments. The hotel’s 42 guest rooms now offer an industrial yet warm feel with all new furniture, lighting, bedding, flooring, and bathrooms.
Recent News Releases
Last week, Bill Ross and Ernie Connor announced their intention to retire from Mitchell Historic Properties, the company formed ...
Galveston’s popular Bathing Beauties have a new place to call home as Beach Central, located adjacent to the Hotel Galvez & ...
The newly renovated Rosenberg Building, 2311 Strand, across from Saengerfest Park, has become a “Gentleman’s Paradise” with the ...
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Recent In The News
My husband, John, and I don’t usually celebrate Mardi Gras. But this year, we decided to shake loose from the suburbs and head ...
The Tremont House Mardi Gras Ball celebrated its 30th anniversary on Saturday with a festive “Pearls and Prohibition” theme ...
Even with the passing in July of its founder, George Mitchell, the Tremont House Mardi Gras Ball went on just as it has since ...
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MHP on YouTube
Downtown Galveston is an ideal setting for those looking to live or work in a historic district that's accessible, walk-able, and part of history.   From retail spaces that date as far back as the 1850's, to apartments or lofts with architectural detail that can only be found in historic buildings, Mitchell Historic Properties has what you need. Visit www.MitchellHistoricProperties.com for more information.

Galveston Hotels on YouTube
This channel takes a close look at Galveston Island in Texas featuring activities at Hotel Galvez & Spa, The Tremont House and The Harbor House Hotel & Marina.You are invited to step inside these historic properties and meet our staff and guests.