Top 10 Pet-Friendly Airbnbs In Galveston, Texas - Updated 2022

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A carefree island destination on the Texas Gulf Coast, Galveston is filled with beautiful age-old architecture, lots of sandy beaches, and many mouthwatering restaurants. These include Italian restaurants and steakhouses. Enjoy tourist hotspots, such as The Strand District, Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, and Moody Gardens. But this breezy beach city isn’t just for people. This city embraces shaggy visitors, with places like Marina Bar & Grill that serve a dog menu. All public beaches on Galveston Island are even open to dogs as long as they are leashed. The city also offers plenty of lodging that welcomes four-legged travelers. To ensure you nab one of the best options available, scroll down to see the top pet-friendly Airbnbs in Galveston, Texas.

1. Beachfront beauty with crisp style (from USD 556)

If you want to be on the beach, you won’t find more captivating accommodations than this spacious four-bedroom home just steps from the water. Oozing an easy-going coastal ambiance, this beachfront vacation rental features a blend of relaxed elegance with casual seaside bliss. The lengthy wood deck facing the Gulf of Mexico is the ideal spot to lounge with your furry friend, relish the sea breeze, and sip a favorite sudsy beer or robust wine.

Galveston White House (Beachfront!!)
93 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 6 Beds 14 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had two families (4 adults and 3 little ones) and were very comfortable in the house
it was all very nicely set up and comfortable
Cleanliness:
beds were nice and clean
the home was very clean and comfortable and the beach was clean as well
the inside was clean and just like the pictures
the kitchen was well stocked the place was very clean
the house was very well maintained and clean
Host:
eric was a great host he was prompt with responses and provided detailed information
eric was very responsive to any questions we had and we appreciated him sharing his home with us
eric was an awesome host and quick to respond when needed
great cabin great host will stay here again in the future
eric was very helpful and communicative
Location:
awesome location and great place
the location was perfect
the location was also great
amazing location on the beach
this house is beautiful and in an amazing location
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2. Roomy bungalow near beach (from USD 233)

This three-bedroom bungalow boasts a splendid mix of homey furnishings and subtle refinement. The host allows one small pet and asks guests to be diligent about cleaning up after their animal. This pet-friendly vacation rental has a nice fenced yard so you can feel secure letting your furry friend romp outside. Top amenities include a toasty fire pit, comfortable outdoor seating, and a barbecue grill.

This abode is close to the sandy beach, tourist sites such as Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier, and tasty eateries. To explore the popular Strand District, you can hop on the bus from the nearby station.

Beach Central Bungalow
164 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the lay out and back yard with benches and table
it’s very comfortable and has plenty of room to accommodate a family of 7
two full baths made it easy for multiple people to shower and get ready in the morning
Cleanliness:
everything was mostly clean and as expected
the bungalow was nice clean and slept 4 adults and 4 children easily
home is clean and comfortable and well located
great place to stay with a great host very clean close to the pier nicely decorated
very very clean great breakfast at hotel galvez around the corner
Host:
gayla is a wonderful host
gayleis a wonderful host who will respond quickly to any of your needs
also communication with the host was great
great place great host excellent location would definitely recommend
great location really clean and great interaction with host
Location:
this is located in a great location
gayla's place is located about a 5min walk away from the sea wall to enjoy the beach
fantastic price for the location
great stay great location and very cute place everything was perfect
great stay beach was with in walking distance will stay again
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3. Remodeled townhouse with water views (from USD 136)

A paradise near the shore, this two-bedroom Airbnb vacation rental has an open layout with lots of space to lounge. For entertainment, there’s a smart TV with streaming services. The kitchen provides modern appliances, and guests are welcome to do their laundry in the washing machine.

Enjoy invigorating coastal breezes on the wood deck while you drink in seaside views. Though pet-friendly, the host prohibits animals on the furniture, and there’s a non-refundable pet fee.

⭐️Beach Haven⭐️Large Patio w/ Beach Views & Garage
Galveston, Texas, United States
122 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we enjoyed our stay great tv roku streaming channels wifi and games
nice cozy house with all necessary amenities and supplies that you would need for your stay
bikes awesome patios comfortable beds and sofa bed
beds were very comfortable and we look forward to returning in the future
Cleanliness:
place was clean and well appointed
very clean accommodating and comfortable
the townhome was immaculately clean and tastefully decorated
super clean nice decks
we had plenty of clean towels and blankets and paper supplies
Host:
the owner was available and very nice
the host was very responsive and easy to communicate with and gave quick responses to any questionswe had
owners are so friendly we liked it very much great experience and would definitely stay here again
they were wonderful hosts and the condo was very nice and in a great location
this is a great place with super-responsive owners and it’s perfect for a beach getaway
Location:
great little spot close to beach
this is a great little place conveniently located within walking distance from the beach stores and restaurants
great and easy location would stay again
this location was extremely close to the beach and offered nice touches such as bikes to ride
the location was great and the outdoor area was well done
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4. Modest guesthouse with cozy comforts (from USD 111)

From the beach bag essentials to the available streaming devices, the little things at this unassuming one-bedroom guesthouse make this accommodation shine. The locale is also appealing, boasting nearby beaches, tasty eateries, and inviting bars. One pet is allowed for an additional charge and no animals are allowed on the furniture. Guests should not leave their pets alone if they are not crate trained. If they are, then the host asks that you supply the crate.

Comfy Casa Oasis
243 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the big tv the interior decor and the whole vibe
the kitchen is well equipped and the space is roomy and comfortable
bed was super comfortable the space was light and bright
everything was clean and the couch was a comfortable place to sleep for our third person
Cleanliness:
great place clean quiet and comfortable
parking was easy the space was clean and nicely decorated
great clean and quiet quick and easy to get to the beach
she even let us check in early the apartment was clean and as pictured
the space was super stylish cozy and clean
Host:
patty was quick to respond when we had any questions and a great host
patty was an exceptional host very responsive and attentive to our needs
she responds quickly and was very kind when we met
and patty is a great host - very accommodating and responsive and so friendly
great deal and great location patty was awesome and super responsive to any questions we had
Location:
location was awesome very cute apartment
and the location is awesome
nice 10 minute walk to the beach good selection of nearby restaurants
it was the perfect location to all the things we wanted to do
such a cute and clean space central location (just a walk away from the beach) and patty is great
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5. Waterside cottage with amenities (from USD 163)

This sufficiently furnished two-bedroom house is ideal for exploring many leisurely pursuits. If you’re an avid angler, enjoy great fishing opportunities in the area. You can even fish off the deck of this lodging and probably snag a flounder or trout for dinner. A kayak is available as well. This lodging is located in Galveston’s Sea Isle community, which is about a 25-minute drive from the city.

Pets are allowed, but keep them off the furniture. The host provides bags to clean up after your dog for your convenience.

Galveston Bayhouse on Main Canal with Bay View
Galveston, Texas, United States
205 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds were super comfy
we also loved the outside shower after a hot day
the fish were huge the beds were comfy way under priced lovely home
Cleanliness:
house was clean and as described
spotless well stocked and very comfortable
love this place very clean and comfy
a nice place to fish and a clean place to sleep
a clean spacious place to getaway and relax in a quiet marina neighborhood
Host:
wonderful home with great owner
the hosts are excellent and respond quickly to any questions or concerns
host was communicative and easily reachable
owner is very nice went out of his way to greet us
great fishing the home was very cozy and welcoming and the hosts were very pleasant
Location:
close to some great fishing spots
great location and a very nice house
i would highly recommend this location
the location was perfect perfect for families with kids
the location is great for fishing and only half mile from the beach
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6. Nifty abode with airy porch (from USD 88)

This beach-themed two-bedroom townhouse is a wonderful hideaway for you and your pet. This lodging displays all the comforts of home, from a convenient washing machine/dryer to a Kuerig coffee machine with a supply of coffee pods. This rental features polished hardwood floors, laid-back furnishings, and bits of eclectic decor. You’ll also find various things to do. You could sit on the intimate porch with your dog and relax with a cool beverage or head to the beach just a few blocks away.

La Casa de Mama Lu
Galveston, Texas, United States
79 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place is great beds are comfortable and ac and wifi worked great
the beds were very comfortable and the washer and dryer were such a nice addition
beds are comfortable washer and dryer were nice to have quiet neighborhood
if you’ve never stayed in galveston’s historical district the apartment is a great option
washer and dryer right in the bathroom was a huge plus as well
Cleanliness:
it is very clean and comfortable
henry’s place was clean and very accommodating
clean cute close to lots of things
the space is roomy very clean and has many features that make for an extra pleasant stay
the home was thoroughly clean
Host:
great host and great home
henry was a great host
henry was a great host
henry was a great host with good restaurant recommendations provided in the unit
henry is such a kind host
Location:
great location a short walk to the beach
perfect place for a quit getaway close to everything
the apartment was the perfect location
this property is perfect for location a great value with atmosphere to enhance your stay on galveston island
the location is great and the house is very clean
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7. Cute retreat near sandy beach (from USD 106)

This second-level one-bedroom apartment is a pleasant alternative to a hotel. The exterior may be modest but the interior pops with eye-catching decor and casual furnishings. The hosts are born-and-bred locals, so ask about the best restaurants and attractions. The intimate patio with a large umbrella for shade is the go-to spot to unwind.

Guests can bring their pets but they must notify the host before booking. An extra charge will be incurred if you don’t disclose you’re bringing a pet. All pets must be free of fleas and updated with vaccines.

Relaxing Apartment, pet friendly 2 blocks to beach
Galveston, Texas, United States
103 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
shower is amazing cozy and nice touches / amenities
Cleanliness:
place was exactly as advertised and clean
the apartment was sparkling clean and had everything we needed
very clean and nice apartment if you just need a small space while in galveston
what a beautifully renovated space clean comfortable and affordable
charming little apartment that was clean orderly and immediately felt like home
Host:
the best part is the host
frederick was very helpful kind and attentive
frederick was very responsive and made sure everything was as we expected
frederick was also an incredibly kind and super responsive host
this is a true little gem with a very caring and thoughtful owner
Location:
great location super cute place
close to everything but super quiet
this was such a cute & cozy little space walking distance from the beach and historic pier
the best thing about this apartment is the location
nice place close to the beach and pet friendly
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8. Couple's nest near all (from USD 66)

This fabulous craftsman-inspired studio is an ideal destination for couples and their furry baby. Situated close to a variety of Galveston’s main attractions, such as The Strand District and Moody Gardens, this guesthouse is nicely furnished with an unfussy flair.

This accommodation features nifty vinyl-plank floors so there are no worries when wet sandy paws come scampering in. Guests have access to the backyard, but they must clean up after their animals. Be aware, a pet fee is assessed at the time of checkout.

Big Wave Dave's Hideout
Galveston, Texas, United States
220 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything you need strong a/c for texas weather
the bed is so comfy and we loved the amenities
it had everything we needed to make for a very comfortable stay
the host has provided great amenities making the room cozy and comfortable
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and comfortable
the room was very clean and well organized
wonderful place; clean easy check in
everything was clean tidy and perfect for my few days away
very clean and charming great location and communication
Host:
heidi was a great communicator and helpful host
10/10 had a great stay and a wonderful host
budget friendly simplistic but cozy (my favorite combination)
heidi was very responsive to my concerns and communication was swift
Location:
great location not even 5 minute away from the beach
a great location and beautiful space
a nice remote location but its really nice
this place was cute and quaint
very vintage & great location
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9. Centrally located bungalow with courtyard (from USD 128)

This relaxed two-bedroom bungalow is a wonderful vacation home that offers a convenient location. You could drive to the popular Strand District and try to find parking, or you could just hop on the downtown trolley that’s only three blocks from this property.

Play in the surf with your four-legged companion at the nearby beach but remember to rinse off the sand before entering this accommodation. At the end of the day, head to the bungalow’s compact courtyard where you can savor a frosty mug of beer or a fine bottle of wine.

Little Yellow Get-A-Way
Galveston, Texas, United States
164 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the king bed and the couch were both really comfortable
overall very happy with our stay and all the amenities offered like a hairdryer iron utensils
the bed was extremely comfortable as was the couch
beds were comfy couch was great and the porch was great for relaxing
we solved that with a little $15 fan from walmart
Cleanliness:
the house was very clean and setup well
the house is very clean
everything was cute and clean and easy breezy
the place was clean close to everything and a very comfy bed (a rarity in many airbnbs)
great location and very clean my family had a wonderful time
Host:
cozy little home very polite and responsive host
we thank the host for their hospitality
Location:
fantastic location with a five minute walk to the beach
location was perfect walking distance everywhere we needed to go
the location of this property is perfect very close to everything and an easy walk to the beach
perfect location short walk to beach and restaurants
this is a wonderful location
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10. Snazzy historical beach house

Exuding stylish charm from every direction is this one-bedroom beach house for up to five guests. A true gem, this accommodation is near the shoreline, and the host provides fun beach items such as boogie boards and beach chairs. This lodging constructed in 1913 is also close to popular tourist attractions.

Animals must be on a sheet provided by the host if they’re to be on the furniture. There’s a small fenced yard so you can securely let your pet bask in the sunshine. Guests must also make sure their pet do not have fleas.

Mellow Yellow Beach House
Galveston, Texas, United States
477 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 1 Bed 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
free wifi and two tvs
i opted for the air mattress i found it more comfortable
we loved the blow up mattress and my son even discovered a bonus bed with the couch
the blow up bed in the living room worked great
Host:
the hosts and the house were amazing
hosts are so accommodating and sweet
renee and cheryl were both very responsive and communicative
great communication with the host through the messenger portion
Location:
great location and easy to access
nice area close to everything
the location is close to a lot of great restaurants and walking distance to the sea wall
cozy house in a great location
it was a cute little place
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Stay in Galveston's pet-friendly Airbnbs

Galveston is a delightful escape for you and your pet. This oasis for pet lovers not only offers a selection of animal-friendly venues, but the stays are equally welcoming. If you’re wondering where to say, consider one of the Airbnbs listed above to make your Gulf Coast getaway memorable.

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