The Mermaid & The Dolphin Resort $949,000

For Sale-Luxury Historic Inn, Wedding Chapel & Tropical Gardens - TURNKEY

• Circa 1866 Texas Governor's Summer Mansion, Wedding Chapel & Tropical Gardens

The Inn (renovated in 1997-2001 & 2009) contains

• Approximately 11,540 sq. ft., 3 floors and verandahs & Carriage House suite 264 sq ft
• 8 Guest Suites all featuring Luxury Baths, Private Balconies or Garden Terraces, Private Jacuzzi Hot Tubs, Magnificent Beds, Fireplaces
• 4 Half Baths
• Conservatory with year round indoor "endless" swimming pool
• Separate Owner’s Quarters, approximately 1900 sq. ft. with two private bath or can be separated into 2 apartments
• Gourmet Commercial 2 Cook's Kitchen, with full Restaurant certification
• Formal Ballroom/Dining Facility with current seating for 36, expandable to 48

The Wedding Chapel (renovated in 2009) contains

• Approximately 3,149 sq. ft., 2 floors
• Hardwood floors & ceramic tiles throughout chapel
• Can easily hold 175 guests for event (current seating for 140)
• 3 Half Baths
• Central A/C and Heating (4 zoned units)
• Bridal Changing Room with private 1/2 bath & Grooms Room
• Spa & Salon for Massages, Manicures, Pedicures, Hair Cuts & Styling

Located on beautiful Galveston Island, an Island Resort Community just 50 miles south of Houston, Galveston is Houston's #1 playground!

Explore the treasures it has to offer – 32 miles of beaches, relaxed atmosphere, abundant leisure activities, excellent medical facilities, first-rate restaurants, educational opportunities, a vibrant historic downtown and numerous attractions. Galveston has the amenities of a larger city but small town friendliness. Temperatures are moderate, so outdoor activities are enjoyable year-round.

Imagine yourself as an islander living in this elegant Historical property! Visitors each year dream about living in this tropical setting called Galveston Island. You can be one of the fortunate island residents who live the fantasy. Owner Financing may be possible with 50% down.

View The Mermaid & The Dolphin's Web Site!

View The Queen of the Gulf Wedding Chapel!



  • Built in 1866
  • 17 years as B&B
  • Last renovation in 2009
  • For Sale By Owner
  • 8 Guest Rooms
  • 12 Guest Bathrooms
  • 9 Parking Spots
  • Has owner's quarters
  • Has a restaraunt
  • SPA on site
  • $949,000
  • For Sale By Owner
  • $224.00 avg daily rate

Listing Agent

Jeffrey Reilly
1103 33rd Street
Galveston, TX 77550

Phone: 409-762-1561
Detail Sale Information


1103 33rd Street Galveston, TX 77550

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The Mermaid & The Dolphin Resort
The Mermaid & The Dolphin Resort
The Queen of the Gulf Wedding Chapel
A Vintage Inn,
      Tropical Garden
            & Wedding Chapel

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