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The gym and game rooms are both currently closed to guest use. Emerald by the Sea theater and wine room are still open for guest use, but are both currently by reservation only. The pool is currently (as of 09/02/2020) open for guest use, but guest pool hours are limited to 11 am – 10:30 pm. Sorry for any inconveniences caused, but this was a decision by the HOA out of concern for limiting contact and exposure.

Emerald by the Sea is a 14-story community, located directly on Seawall at Broadway, in the heart of the East End of Galveston Island, and offers breathtaking panoramic Gulf views and jaw-dropping sunsets. Most homes at the Emerald offer private Gulf facing balconies, with floor to ceiling windows in the living area.

The Emerald offers so many amenities, you may never need to leave; including a 6th floor terrace with a 166′ heated infinity rooftop pool, fitness center, game room, movie theater, wine room for private parties, several lounge areas and a parking garage.

Emerald By The Sea is conveniently located across the street from world-famous, family-friendly, Stewart Beach. Stewart Beach has onsite lifeguards during peak season, offers pavilions, chair, umbrella and beach wheelchair rentals, restrooms, showers, a playground, concessions, gift shop.

  Emerald by the Sea Condos - Galveston, TX 

Galveston Vacation Condos Available at Emerald by the Sea:

Internet & WiFi

Full Kitchen
Refrigerator (full size)
Mini Fridge
4 Burner Stovetop
2 Burner Stovetop
Ice Maker

Private Pool
Private Hot Tub
Grill - Gas

Private Elevator
Central Heat & Air (HVAC)
Washer & Dryer

Community Outdoor Pool
Community Outdoor Heated Pool
Community Indoor Pool
Community Hot Tub
Community Elevator

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The Emerald is also a stone’s throw from Poretto Beach. Poretto Beach offers concessions, restrooms, beach chairs, umbrellas, floats and jet ski rentals.

Galveston’s historic downtown Strand District is just a short drive with shops, restaurants, attractions and nightlife. Also, nearby, are historic homes tours, The Bryan Museum, The Grand 1894 Opera House, Bishop’s Palace, Moody Mansion, 1877 Tall Ship ELISSA at the Texas Seaport Museum, Galveston Railroad Museum, Pier 21 Theater, Murdoch’s Gift Shop.

Hungry or feel like getting a drink? Check out The Sunflower Bakery & Cafe, Miller’s Seawall Grill, Mario’s Seawall Italian, Shykatz Cafe & Bakery, Pho 20, Saltgrass Steak House, BLVD Seafood, Black Pearl Oyster Bar, Mosquito Cafe, Rice & Curry, Gypsy Joynt, MOD Coffee House, Starbucks, Press Box, Brews Brothers, Prohibition Reds, Flip Flops, Arlan’s Market and for something sweet, it’s a must, to check out La King’s Confectionery.

If you don’t want to go far, no worries, there are shops and restaurants right outside your front door you can walk to.

No matter what you chose to do Emerald Galveston condos for rent are the perfect location for an all-access pass to the island. The best part is there’s tons to do in walking or biking distance. Experience the Emerald by the Sea, a premier resort on the Texas Gulf Coast. There are several high-end resorts to stay at in Galveston, checkout the Diamond Beach Galveston Resort, Pointe West Galveston Condos   or San Luis Resort Galveston.


Guests are able to park on the 2nd – 5th floors covered parking garage in the general parking area on a first-come, first-serve basis. The secured side of the garage is reserved for owners. Both sections are monitored by security.

Trailers (enclosed and open) are not allowed to park in the garage at the Emerald garage. Trailers may be parked on Ball street.

Property Management at Emerald by the Sea in Galveston

Own a vacation condo at Emerald by the Sea and interested in learning more about Ryson’s Galveston Property Management? Ryson Vacation Rentals has been in business since 2006 and is the largest local property manager on the island. Ryson covers the island from East to West – private homes and condos. Contact Ryson today to see how much your second home could generate.