Travel & Lodging Information

Getting to Galveston:

The two closest airports to Galveston are the William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and the George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). For information on airline carriers available at each airport, please click here https://www.fly2houston.com/.

For information on taxi and shared-ride services, shuttles, and rental car services available at the airport, please click here.

Visitor Parking Lot on Campus:

The university has provided complimentary parking for summit participants in Lot M201 – see campus map. Please be sure to download and print the parking pass in advance, or request a parking pass: summit@publicsafetygis.org. Please be sure to display the pass on the dashboard each day.

IMPORTANT: Please be sure to arrange transportation for the summit in advance. Shared-ride services are very limited on the island. To see transportation options on the island, please click here.

Texas A&M, Galveston Campus
200 Seawolf Parkway
Galveston, TX 77554

Get Directions / Campus Map

 

Hotel Accommodations:

NAPSG has set aside hotel room blocks near the university that are at or below the GSA rate. For other hotel options in the area, please click here.

Casa Del Mar 
Room Type: Beachfront Suite – $99 + tax
(409) 740-2431 – Group Code: Safety
6102 Seawall Blvd., Galveston Island, TX  77551 

Four Points by Sheraton
Room Type: Single & Double occupancy – $99 + tax
*Must call to receive the discounted rate
(409) 974-4796 – Group code: TE1175
2300 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, TX 77550

The DoubleTree by Hilton 
Room Type: Double occupancy – $105 + tax
Booking Link / 1-800-222-8733
Group Code: PSF – NAPSG FOUNDATION 
1702 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Texas 77550 

Tremont House Hotel
Historic District – approx. 8 minutes to the university
2300 Ship’s Mechanic Row
Galveston, Texas 77550 
*Must call for availability & rate: (409) 515-2154 

Sightseeing & Dining Options:

Galveston Island offers a variety of exciting activities and indulgent dining options. For more details, please visit Galveston.com.