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Holiday Hotel Packages

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Book your stay before December 30 and receive 20% off the Best Available Rate. Celebrate the joy of the holiday season and save! The Moody Gardens Hotel offers spectacular accommodations with holiday attractions including Festival of Lights, Arctic Slide, Holiday 3D films and Rudolph 4D, train rides, Kids Crew activities and more! Enjoy casual and fine dining and even Breakfast with Santa! Valid for stays before February 28, 2022. Discount is only available by using the below link. Available for standard rooms only. Black out dates may occur.

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Holiday Hotel Packages

Enjoy the holiday season with breathtaking views of our holiday lights with an overnight stay at the spectacular Moody Gardens Hotel. A variety of packages are available.

Explore Holiday in the Gardens for Couples 

Explore Holiday in the Gardens for Families 

Festival of Lights for Couples (Only offered Sundays-Thursdays)

Festival of Lights for Families (Only offered Sundays-Thursdays) 

Cirque Joyeux Holiday Show Packages: December 17 - 30

Enjoy a spectacular, exhilarating and joyous celebration of the Christmas season live on stage at the Moody Gardens Convention Center with an overnight stay at the spectacular Moody Gardens Hotel. A team of acrobats, aerialists, cats and more perform for an enchanting evening of circus, music and comedy.
Matinee, Evening & Dinner Show Package Options Available.

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New Year's Palooza Packages

An action-packed two night adventure awaits you at Moody Gardens New Year Palooza. Our end of the year bash brings in the New Year with exciting activities for the whole family to enjoy.

New Year's Palooza for Couples

New Year's Palooza for Families


One-Night | Hotel Stay + New Year's Palooza Package for 2


One-Night | Hotel Stay + New Year's Palooza Package for 4


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New Year’s Eve Colonel Paddlewheel Boat Cruise Hotel Package

Cruise out of 2021 aboard the Colonel PaddlewheeI Boat with spectacular water views of the Festival of Lights with this Couple’s Package. Enjoy music, dancing and a delightful menu featuring an array of heavy hors d’oeuvres ranging from Chilled Shrimp and Crab Cakes to BBQ Short Ribs with two complimentary drinks. Following a Midnight Champagne Toast, you will return to shore to greet the New Year 2022. Return to the Moody Gardens Hotel just a few steps away where you’ll enjoy a spacious 500 square foot guestroom with spectacular views of the Moody Gardens property dressed up for the holidays. Two hour cruise starts at 10 p.m. with boarding at 9 p.m.

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Golf Packages

With its stunning views, green fairways and gulf breeze, Moody Gardens Golf Course has become one of the most popular public golf courses in Texas with a variety of packages available. This island course has recently earned numerous honors, including “Recommended by TripAdvisor” status. Recently, GolfNow also ranked Moody Gardens as the third-best course in the Greater Houston area.



Spa-liday Packages

Whether you are treating yourself or providing the perfect gift, the spa at the Moody Gardens Hotel has a variety of options for the holiday season.

Kids Crew: Holiday Fun for Our Little Guests

Moody Gardens Hotel has special activities throughout the week made just for our little guests! They can enjoy making crafts, smores, writing letters to Santa and meeting some of our Moody Gardens mascots. 

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