Those in search of adventure will find it in abundance at the Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center on historic Galveston Island nestled among 242 acres of lush tropical gardens. The four diamond, full-service resort provides the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable meeting or special event experience, and also offers the ideal getaway for those looking for endless family fun or quality down time.
The resort features a first-class hotel with with 428 updated guest rooms and 10 hospitality suites and 8 junior suites. The hotel's guest rooms are rooted in a philosophy of "bringing the outside in" and showcase a new color palette paired with deluxe fabrics and natural stone and wood furniture accents.
All of our easily accessible, non-smoking rooms offer plenty of space for families, couples or business travelers. Guest rooms are equipped with complimentary wireless internet access, an alarm clock that offers AM/FM radio and an iPod charging station (cord not included), a Sealey Euro-Top Mattress, My Earth bath amenities, two dual-line telephones, 37 inch flat screen tv, in-room movies, an oversized conversation area complete with a sofa that pulls out to reveal a queen sized bed, mini refrigerator, in-room coffee and coffee maker, iron and ironing board, lighted vanity mirror, hair dryer, in-room safe, two plush bath robes, writing desk, twice daily maid services with evening turndown (upon request), complimentary daily Galveston newspaper and express check-out. The room also features panoramic view of Moody Gardens Pyramids, Galveston Bay, the Moody Gardens Marina and residential communities.
The hotel's amenities include a Texas-size heated tropical pool with swim-up bar, adult lounge area and cabanas, full service spa, fine and casual dining, 24-hour service, indoor lap pool and fitness center, Garden Cay Activity room with billiards and large screen TVs, and signature golf at the Moody Gardens Golf Course. On-site attractions housed in three spectacular pyramids further enhance the Moody Gardens experience.
Shearn’s Seafood and Prime Steaks: Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is one of only 11 Houston/Galveston area restaurants to receive AAA’s Four Diamond Award of Excellence and has done so each year since 2004. Located on the ninth floor, Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks is Galveston's finest restaurant unsurpassed both in cuisine and service with an upscale ambiance. Local Galvestonians flock to this Island oasis to enjoy signature dishes such as Shrimp Dejong and Lobster Bisque. Open Tuesday through Saturday for Dinner. Dressy casual attire required. No jeans, shorts, swimwear, cutoffs, tank tops or hats allowed in the dining area. Collared shirts and sandals are acceptable.
Shearn's Lounge is the perfect setting for afternoon and evening cocktails surrounded by truly spectacular views of the stunning Pyramids of Moody Gardens and the sunsets over Galveston Bay. Open Tuesday through Saturday in the afternoons. Dressy casual attire.
Cafe in the Park: Fantastic food, atmosphere and service await guests at the new Cafe in the Park restaurant. Cafe in the Park brings the outdoors inside with lush greenery and contemporary colors to create a park-like feel. Sit down and enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in the open, airy environment, or sip a cup of your favorite Starbucks coffee and relax. Open from 6:30am to 10 pm daily, take a seat and enjoy a three egg omelet from the breakfast menu, Cafe in the Park burger from the lunch menu or fried jumbo Gulf shrimp from the dinner menu. On weekends, guests can enjoy the omelet/waffle bar and various buffets. This casual attire restaurant is located on the lobby level of Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa and Convention Center.