GALVESTON ISLAND, Texas (July 10, 2009) – The Tremont House, a Wyndham Historic Hotel and National Trust Historic Hotel of America, is offering a Summer on Sale Special to celebrate the hotel’s reopening and the completion of restoration work in the wake of Hurricane Ike last September.
Guests will receive a 30 percent discount on three or more consecutive room nights through Sept. 8. Reservations must be booked at by July 31. During the month of July, guests will receive a complimentary continental breakfast, 25 percent discount on food at Olympia The Grill at Pier 21 and 15 percent discount on services at The Spa at the Hotel Galvez.
Located in the 1879 Leon & H. Blum Building in the heart of historic downtown Galveston, the hotel suffered flooding on its first floor during Hurricane Ike on Sept. 13, 2008. The historic Toujouse Bar, which dates back to the 1870s, was not damaged by the storm and is open daily from 2 to 10 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays and from 2 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays.
The Toujouse Bar features live entertainment by country-jazz singer Nina Kay from 5 to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. The bar specializes in martinis, single-malt scotches and small-batch bourbons as well as top brands of beer and wine. Additionally, The Rooftop Bar at The Tremont House now is open from 5 to 10 p.m. Thursdays and 5 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. The Rooftop, which specializes in frozen drinks and wine by the glass, offers a bird’s-eye view of Galveston.
A new Tremont Caf, coming in August, will feature Starbucks coffee, pastries, a pizza oven, gourmet sandwiches, salads, soups and desserts. It will serve breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as provide items for room service. It will feature 42-inch plasma televisions, Internet booths and complimentary wireless Internet service and printing capabilities. The Tremont House also will offer free wireless Internet service in the lobby and guest rooms.
The Tremont House is owned by Mitchell Historic Properties. For information call (409) 763-0300 or (800) WYNDHAM, or visit
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