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.

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
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
Room view
  • City view
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Mirror
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Sitting area
  • Armchair
  • Living room
Bathroom
  • Laundry basket/clothes hamper
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobe
Kitchen facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
Bedroom
  • Down/feather pillows
  • Sofa bed
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Voice mail
  • Speaker phone
  • Free movies/video
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Cordless phone
  • Direct dial telephone

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: Double Beds or King Size Bed

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: 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: 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
        Bed type: King Size Bed
        Size: 500 sq. feet

        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.

        Room facilities
          Deluxe Suite
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          The Sam Houston Hotel Deluxe Suite
          Bed type: King Size Bed
          Size: 520 sq. feet

          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.

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            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
            • Houston Fire Museum
              1.2 mi
              2403 Milam Street, Houston
            • Museum of Printing History
              2.2 mi
              1324 West Clay Street, Houston
            • Art Car Museum
              2.3 mi
              140 Heights Blvd., Houston
            • The Chapel of St. Basil
              2.4 mi
              University of St. Thomas Houston, TX 77006

            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
            • Jesse H. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts
              1500 ft
              615 Louisiana, Houston
            • Houston Grand Opera
              1800 ft
              500 Texas Ave, Houston
            • Downtown Aquarium
              2400 ft
              410 Bagby St., Houston
            • Discovery Green
              2200 ft
              1500 McKinney St., 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:

            Value
            7.5
            Dining
            5.2
            Location
            7.7
            Rooms
            7.9
            Service
            7.6

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