The CATEE 2015 Conference will be held at the beautiful and historic Hotel Galvez & Spa – A Wyndham Grand Hotel, on Galveston Island. Bring your family and make it a vacation while you learn about clean air through energy efficiency!
ROOM RATES: For the nights of Nov 30th– Dec 7th the group rate is $109 for Island View (single/double) or $129 for Ocean View (single/double). Rates will expire on Thursday 11/13/2015 pending availability of rooms at the time of each individual booking. Thereafter, reservations will be taken on a space and rate availability basis at the Hotel’s current rates.
RESERVATIONS: CLICK HERE to reserve your room online using the group code: 1130486TA, or call 409-765-7721 and ask for the CATEE 2015 Conference group rate.
PARKING: Self-parking is complimentary. Valet parking is optional at $17 per night (plus 8.25% tax). Upon arriving at the hotel, turn off Seawall Blvd into the front entry way and park to check-in. Once you have your hotel key, you will use it to get into the parking garage next to the hotel on 21st Street, or the gated parking in the back of the hotel off Ave P (Bernardo De Galvez).
Airports: The closest airport to fly in to is HOU – William P. Hobby Airport (45 miles from Hotel). Second closest is IAH – George Bush Intercontinental Airport (71 Miles from Hotel).
Suggestions for transportation: · Clear Lake & Galveston Shuttle Bus (located at Hotel Galvez) 409-632-6412 · Super Shuttle 800-258-3826 · Jeff’s Cab Company 409-621-5333 · Galveston Limousine 409-744-5466.
THE SPA AT THE GALVEZ: All CATEE attendees will receive a 10% discount on all Spa Services. CLICK HERE for more information on their services.
Pleasure Pier – The Pleasure Pier is in walking distance from the Galvez Hotel & Spa. It features waterfront fun and entertainment like no other Gulf Coast destination, the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier features family-oriented attractions including rides, midway games, a wide selection of food venues, and retail shops. The Pleasure Pier is also the location of the first Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. in Texas. For more information, CLICK HERE.
Moody Gardens – Moody Gardens features three main pyramid attractions: the Aquarium Pyramid, which is one of the largest in the world and holds many species of fish and other sealife; the Rainforest Pyramid, which contains tropical animals and plants, birds, butterflies, reptiles and a variety of other rainforest animals; and the Discovery Pyramid, which focuses on science-oriented exhibits and activities. For more information, CLICK HERE.
Dickens on The Strand – With a nod to the ghost of Dickens past and an eye towards the future, Galveston’s world famous Victorian holiday festival returns to Galveston Island December 5-6. The annual holiday street festival, based on 19th-century Victorian London, features parades, non-stop entertainment on six stages, strolling carolers, roving musicians, bagpipers, jugglers and a host of other entertainers. Costumed vendors peddle their wares from street stalls and rolling carts laden with holiday food and drink, Victorian-inspired crafts, clothing, jewelry, holiday decorations and gift items. For more information, CLICK HERE.
For more fun activities and destinations for Galveston Island, please visit: http://www.galveston.com/whattodo/