Couples love the romantic ambience of the Hotel Galvez. Local leaders built the landmark to help the city bounce back from the 1900 storm. New renovations make it shine again as a beacon of the latest recovery.
Galveston's Tremont House hotel will reopen in June. Located in the 1879 Leon H. Blum Building in the heart of historic downtown Galveston, the hotel's first floor was flooded during Hurricane Ike last year.
GALVESTON — Oilman, developer and philanthropist George Mitchell, credited more than anyone else with launching a renaissance of Galveston’s historic downtown, received the Spirit of Galveston Award on Friday during the 163rd annual meeting of the ...
Things are looking up for downtown Galveston after Ike, in large part because of the continued largess of Isle native George Mitchell. He has embarked on a full-court press to restore his historic downtown properties damaged by Hurriance Ike.