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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This home was built in 1890, it survived the 1909 storm, had another floor added to it to become a 3 story home. Cannot say enough about the service, the meals, the truly professional manner of the owner and his wife. The rooms are decorated with antiques, it is an older home but very modern in the remodel. Terrific garden...

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Cardiff
Reviewed 1 November 2016

On arrival we were met by Dave the owner who gave us the code for the door and gave us a map to assist with finding our way around plus some tips on good places to eat. He then took us to our room. It was of a good size and nicely furnished with en suite facilities. The bed was...

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to Galveston Island. We hope you had a fun time during your cruise. We also hope to see you again on your next trip to Galveston.

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This was our first bed and breakfast and we were delighted with our time at the Lost Bayou Guest house. The room was charming and clean. I loved the claw bathtub! The food was delicious! Dave and Maria made us feel at home and special! We will be back!

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and kind comments. It was a pleasure meeting both of you. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your room. We hope to see you on your next trip to Galveston.

Reviewed 22 July 2016

When my husband and I visited Galveston for our anniversary this year, we wanted to stay in a historic home. The guesthouse was really secure with a modern locking system on all doors. The house itself is very lovely, comfortable, and decorated with a sensitivity to its historic past. We walked through the preserved neighborhood to the new Bryan Southwestern...

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and kind comments. It was a pleasure meeting you and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to Galveston. We hope you will comeback to visit Galveston and to stay with us. Have a wonderful summer :)

Painted Post, New York
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Very clean...well maintained bed and breakfast. Dave and Maria make you feel comfortable and at home. Maria's breakfast was top notch. We don't usually stay in b&b's but Dave and Maria might change our minds.

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and kind comments. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to Galveston. We hope to see you again on your future trip to Galveston Island. Have a wonderful summer!

Reviewed 22 May 2016

My wife and I spent three wonderful nights in a room on the second floor of this historic house. The hosts (Dave and Maria) were both welcoming and wonderful. Maria was nice enough to help me with some slight food allergies during breakfast, and both of them were always willing to help with information about what to do and where...

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Loveland, Colorado
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

We had a great visit ,Dave and Maria were so nice.The family breakfast table was a pleasant surprise. We got to talk to some wonderful people.If you are going on a cruise, use the free parking.It is right next to the cruise terminal. Great location, you can walk to most of the town....

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad your enjoyed our stay with us and meeting the other guests. It was a pleasure meeting you and we hope you had a good time during your cruise. We hope you will comeback to visit us on your future trips to Galveston.

London
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I stayed at the Lost Bayou Guest House for a night as part of a motorcycle trip across the USA. It was the perfect place after a long days ride. I was made to feel very welcome, the room was cozy, clean and warm and in a quiet area. 'Family' breakfast with the other guests was a nice touch and...

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write the review and your kind comments. It was a pleasure meeting you and we hope the rest of your motorcycle trip was a success. We would love to see you again on future visits to Galveston Island.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Stayed here for 1 night pre cruise after reading reviews on tripadvisor. Great choice. Beautiful building with lovely hosts. Breakfast is served at 9am and everyone sits together at a family style table, this gave us the chance to meet some other guests, all delightful. Dave dropped us off at the cruise port, very much appreciated. I will definitely return...

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to Galveston. We hope you had a great time during your cruise. We would love to see you again on your next trip to Galveston Island!

Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Very nice B&B in a beautiful historic building. Our room (Elissa), although not very large, was lovely decorated. Bed (queen) was comfortable. The owners are very welcoming and take good care of their guests. The B&B is close to the beach and close to the Strand. Breakfast, family style, is delicious. Would stay here again.

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Maria and Dave D, Owner at Lost Bayou Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and the Elissa room. It was a pleasure meeting you and we hope you will comeback to stay with us on your next visit to Galveston Island.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This bed and breakfast is in a home built in 1890 which survived the great hurricane of 1900. The house was raise and remodeled in 1906. A Victorian styled home located in Galveston's Lost Bayou historic district, it is exuberant in charm, warmth, and character. With 5 large bedrooms, this bed & breakfast can also accommodate large families or group gatherings of up to 12 guests. It is centrally located and is a great choice as it is close to everything a visitor would want to see or do: Galveston's city center, Bishop's Palace, the beach, the Historic Strand District, cruise terminals, museums, local dining, and other attractions. Lost Bayou Guesthouse combines a relaxing informal atmosphere with exceptional personal service from the hosts. We hope you will come enjoy what Galveston has to offer and take a relaxing break at our house. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lost Bayou Guest House

Address: 1607 Avenue L, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-6191
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Galveston Island > Galveston
Price Range: RM785 - RM913 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lost Bayou Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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