Hotel Galvez & Spa, A Wyndham Grand® Hotel, now offers in-house transportation and excursion services to its guests through Galveston Charter Boats and sister company Galveston Shuttle Bus. Transportation and excursion staff is available at the hotel to assist guests with powerboat and sailboat rentals, fishing excursions and other water activities, as well as private and group transportation, Wednesday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
 
“This is a great service to have available for our guests,” says General Manager Steve Cunningham. “We often receive inquiries about various recreational activities and transportation services and this amenity will add to our guests’ total vacation experience.”
 
Galveston Charter Boats, the only full-service charter boat company in Galveston, offers powerboat and sailboat charters where guests can hire a licensed captain or captain their own vessel. Additionally, Yamaha WaveRunners are available for rental on a private basis. Galveston Charter Boats also offers professional guided bay or deep sea fishing tours, including all bait, tackle and fish cleaning. The charter boat company also has a full line of entertainment yachts for private or corporate events, accommodating up to 149 passengers.
 
Galveston Shuttle Bus is a full-service transportation company offering sedan transfers as well as vans, minibuses and motor coach charter services. Its limousine fleet includes Lincoln Town Cars, Hummers and various SUVs.  
 
“We have been in business for 23 years and we’re excited about being back on the Island and serving visitors,” adds President and Owner Jim Harrison. “We are proud and happy to be part of Hotel Galvez to help guests further enjoy their stays in Galveston.”
 
Galveston Charter Boats and Galveston Shuttle Bus can be reached during regular hours at Hotel Galvez at (409) 765-7721 ext. 6412, directly at (409) 632-6412 or by email at chartergalveston@aol.com.  
 
The Hotel Galvez, A Wyndham Grand® Hotel and a National Trust Historic Hotel of America, remains the only historic beachfront hotel in Galveston. The Hotel Galvez, rated four diamonds by AAA, is owned by Galveston preservationist George Mitchell and is part of Mitchell Historic Properties. For reservations, call (800) WYNDHAM or visit www.WyndhamHotelGalvez.com and check special offers.
 
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