Overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and Galveston's Famous Sea Wall, the Galveston Island Hilton offers an ideal location for both business and leisure visitors. Our guest rooms offer island ambiance and up-to-the-minute amenities such as phones with dataports and voice mail. Our executive level, located on an upper floor of the hotel, offers upgraded amenities, balconies and beautiful gulf views. Guests can relax by the tropically lanscaped pool or enjoy the jacuzzi after a workout in our fully equipped fitness center. We offer dining with a distinct Gulf coast influence in The Palm Court as well as casual poolside dining at Coconuts Bar and Grill. Most of Galveston's world famous seafood restaurants are just a few blocks away. All the attractions of Galveston Island are only a few minutes away including Moody Gardens, the historic downtown, The Seaport Museum, Bishop's Palace and many more. Houston is only 50 miles away. Beautiful beaches, sunsets to remember, outstanding comfort and service - It happens at the Hilton. Currently under construction, the Galveston Island Convention Center at the San Luis Resort will have it's Grand Opening in the Spring of 2004. Conventioneers will find that the Hilton Galveston Island Resort will be the most convient lodging location to the Islands newest convention center. The Hilton Galveston Island Resort is also expanding with the addition of a new wing containing 100 deluxe rooms. Construction is scheduled to be completed in Spring of 2004.