The Sam Houston Hotel  5 stars

1117 Prairie Street, Houston, United States, 77002  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Five minute walk to convention center - Nice rooms that are very comfortable - No coffee pots or ice machines
  • Wonderful service and courteous staff - Very bad breakfast - Beautiful veranda - Great fitness room
  • Beds are extremely comfortable - Bathrooms are large - Plenty of amenities
  • Wonderful beds, and bathrooms - Lovely bar with excellent menu - No spa, no pool - Valet parking included
  • Rooms were pretty small - Staff is unbelievably friendly - Includes a good breakfast

Overview

Located in the heart of Houston’s downtown, close to business and historical areas, this luxurious five-start boutique is great both for business and leisure travelers.

The hotel offers 97 spacious rooms, a comfortable and modern business center and a gym.

Every guest room is elegant, cozy and features the newest technologies.

The restaurant offers a wide choice of wonderful and unique dishes.

Number of rooms   97.

Distance to:

  • City Center Houston - 1.4 mi
  • Airports: William P Hobby (HOU) - 9.4 mi, George Bush Intercontinental (IAH) - 15.8 mi
  • Train Stations: Preston Station - 700 ft, UH-Downtown Station - 1700 ft
  • Bus stop - 400 ft
  • Restaurants: Hubcap Grill (Cuisine: Hamburgers) - 200 ft, 17 at Alden-Houston (Cuisine: American) - 200 ft
  • Parks Discovery Green - 2200 ft

Rooms

The rooms are spacious, stylish, and comfortable, they include the following: a lovely sitting area, a luxurious bathroom, cable TV, Wi-Fi, tea and coffee facilities and a mini-bar.

There are standard rooms (king size bed), deluxe rooms (king size bed, double or twin beds), junior suites (king size bed) and deluxe suites (king size bed).

There are also non-smoking rooms.

Dining options

Breakfast is served in the breakfast room. The hotel also features a restaurant, a bar and a lounge.

A continental breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Work

George R Brown Convention Center is only 700m from the hotel. There is a business center in the hotel.

Leisure

To relax you can enjoy a swimming pool, a spa and wellness salon and a gym.

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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Designated smoking area
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) and the rate is USD 28 per day.

Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting room
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Fitness center
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Ironing facilities
  • Down/feather pillows
  • Voice mail
  • Speaker phone
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Free movies/video
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Bathtub
  • Work desk
  • Hair dryer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Mini bar
  • Shower
  • Radio
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Sofa bed
  • Bathrobe
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Cordless phone
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Mirror
  • Dressing area
  • Living room

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request

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The rooms are spacious, stylish, and comfortable, they include the following: a lovely sitting area, a luxurious bathroom, cable TV, Wi-Fi, tea and coffee facilities and a mini-bar.

There are standard rooms (king size bed), deluxe rooms (king size bed, double or twin beds), junior suites (king size bed) and deluxe suites (king size bed).

There are also non-smoking rooms.

Standard Room
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The Sam Houston Hotel Standard Room
Bed type: King Size Bed
Size: 335 sq. feet

Comfortable room with classical interior comprises a sleeping zone, work desk and private bathroom.

Room facilities
    Deluxe King Room
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    The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe King Room
    The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe King Room
    The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe King Room
    The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe King Room
    Bed type: Double Beds or King Size Bed
    Size: 360 sq. feet

    This room is an expansive 360 square feet with a king size bed, leather headboard, sofa and luxurious linens and duvets. Includes a well lit work area with ample electrical plugs and complimentary wireless internet.

    Room facilities
      Deluxe Double Double Room
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      The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe Double Double Room
      The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe Double Double Room
      The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe Double Double Room
      The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe Double Double Room
      Bed type: Double Beds or King Size Bed
      Size: 360 sq. feet

      This room is an expansive 360 square feet, with two Double sized beds, leather headboards and luxurious linens and duvets. each room includes a well lit work area with ample electrical plugs and complimentary wireless internet.

      Room facilities
        Junior Suite
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        The Sam Houston Hotel Junior Suite
        The Sam Houston Hotel Junior Suite
        The Sam Houston Hotel Junior Suite

        A door separates the sitting room, which is complete with a sofa, easy chair and a well lit work desk with ample electrical plug-ins.

        Deluxe Suite
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        The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe Suite

        A separate sitting room comes complete with a sleeper sofa, two separate bathrooms, easy chair and a well lit work desk with ample electrical plug-ins. Feature a view of downtown Houston.

        The Sam Houston Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        What's nearby.

        Visit the nearby attractions: the Astros, the Tunnel Walks, the Downtown Aquarium, the Theatre District, the Houston Public Library, the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame, the Society-Performing Arts Fndtn., the Shell Oil Company Museum, the Heritage Society Museum and the Diverse Works Inc. in addition, there are two parks within 1km: the Quebedeaux Park and the Heritage Society.

        The shopping mall Bayou Place is only 600m from the hotel.

        Tourist attractions
        Popular areas
        • Theatre District
          1400 ft
        Places of interest
        • Houston Public Library
          2700 ft
        Train stations
        • Preston Station
          400 ft
        • UH-Downtown Station
          1400 ft
        • Main Street Square Station
          2000 ft
        • Bell Station
          3300 ft
        Convention centers
        Sport related
        • Minute Maid Park
          2000 ft
        Shopping areas
        • Bayou Place
          2000 ft
        Stadiums
        Museums
        • Texas Aviation Hall of Fame
          700 ft
        • Society-Performing Arts Fndtn
          1400 ft
        • Shell Oil Company Museum
          1700 ft
        • Heritage Society Museum
          3000 ft
        • Diverse Works Inc
          3300 ft
        Parks
        • Quebedeaux Park
          1700 ft
        • The Heritage Society
          3000 ft
        Halls
        • Magnolia Ballroom Historic
          1400 ft
        • Peter A Leidel Community Ctr
          2700 ft
        • Grand Room
          3300 ft
        Universities, Institutes
        Theaters
        • Alley Theater
          1400 ft
        • 2300 ft
        • Theatre Under The Stars
          2300 ft
        Medical care and Hospitals
        • Dubuis Hospital At Houston
          1000 ft
        • Christus St Joseph Hospital
          1000 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Downtown Historic District Market Square
          1.0 mi
          Houston, TX
        • Hobby Center for the Performing Arts
          1.1 mi
          800 Bagby Street, Houston
        • Houston Fire Museum
          1.2 mi
          2403 Milam Street, Houston
        • Sculpture Park
          1.5 mi
          Bellfort St & South Freeway, Houston
        • Glenwood Cemetery
          1.6 mi
          2525 Washington Ave, Houston

        Near the hotel

        • Christ Church Cathedral
          400 ft
          1117 Texas St, Houston
        • Market Square Historic District
          500 ft
          412 Main St, Houston
        • JPMorgan Chase Tower
          1100 ft
          600 Travis, Houston
        • Minute Maid Park
          1700 ft
          501 Crawford Street, Houston
        • Houston Symphony
          1500 ft
          615 Louisiana St, Houston
        • Jesse H. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts
          1500 ft
          615 Louisiana, Houston
        • Alley Theatre
          1700 ft
          615 Texas Ave., Houston

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Hubcap Grill

          67% likes this, based on 64 reviews
          Cuisine: Hamburgers

          200 ft
          1111 Prairie St

          Phone: 713-223-5885

        • 17 at Alden-Houston

          72% likes this, based on 58 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: USD 42 - USD 81

          200 ft
          1117 Prairie St

          Phone: (832) 200-8888

        • Treebeards Restaurant

          81% likes this, based on 43 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole
          Price Range: USD 0 - USD 20

          400 ft
          1117 Texas St

          Phone: (713) 229-8248

        • Mia Bella Trattoria

          61% likes this, based on 84 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: USD 10 - USD 29

          600 ft
          320 Main St

          Phone: 713-237-0505

        • Georgia's Market Downtown

          77% likes this, based on 37 reviews
          Cuisine: Healthy

          400 ft
          420 Main Street

          Phone: 713-225-0990

        Getting there.

        To get to the hotel is easy because there are four railway stations within 1km: the Preston Station, the UH-Downtown Station, the Main Street Square Station and the Bell Station.

        Getting around.

        The hotel is close to four train stations: the Preston Station is 100m away, the UH-Downtown Station is 400m away, the Main Street Square Station is within 600m from the hotel and the Bell Station is 1km away.

        The Sam Houston Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Sam Houston Hotel

        Average guest rating

        7.8
        out of 10
        Excellent
        Based on 64 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        7.7
        Rooms
        7.9
        Service
        7.6
        Value
        7.5
        Dining
        5.2

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