Houston offers something for everyone, from award winning restaurants and theater productions to the rodeo and a wild nightlife. It is no wonder that tourists flood to the city every year.
Houston has an abundance of hotels that can prove overwhelming to the budding traveler.
But there is accommodation to meet the needs of any tourist, with luxury, mid-range family-friendly, and cheap and cheerful budget hotels all on offer.
Situated in downtown Houston, Hotel Icon hits all the needs of the tourist seeking a luxurious stay. The antique style gives a sense of opulence, whilst ensuring guests have access to modern day luxuries.
Averaging at $180 per night, the renovated former bank building is at the higher end of the scale, but guests will benefit from amenities including:
- A complimentary downtown shuttle service
- Valet parking
- Free WiFi
- Direct access to the Metro Lightrail line
If you’re looking for a more unique hotel experience, Hotel ZaZa offers guests a quirky and lavish experience.
In the Museum District of Houston, the boutique hotel mixes luxurious accommodation with unusual artwork and themed rooms, resulting in a distinctive, funky style. At around $370 a night, Hotel ZaZa offers a once in a lifetime stay to travelers, with amenities including:
- Spa facility
- Fitness center
- High Speed WiFi
- Two gourmet restaurants
The Omni Houston
For those after that high-end feel on a midrange budget, the Omni Houston hotel fits any tourist’s needs, whether that is a romantic getaway or a family friendly vacation. From $143 a night, the Omni Houston is perfect for those looking for a beautiful hotel without such a hefty price tag.
The Omni Houston sits in the Uptown and Galleria areas of Houston, making it in the prime location for those who wish to visit tourist hotspots. It features the ‘Omni Kids Crew’ offering specialized treatment for children and teens, great for family vacations.
The Omni Houston also offers:
- Spa facility
- Fitness centre
- Two restaurants
- A nightclub and cocktail bar
Houston has a lot to offer in terms of budget hotels. Whilst areas such as Downtown and Galleria may be home to higher budget hotels, motels are frequent. For last minute vacations or lay over stays, these can be the perfect option. Chains such as Motel 6 and Super 8 have locations across Houston that are great for frugal travelers.
Other areas around the city will be lower in price, but for hotels in the main tourist areas of Houston, you will expect to pay slightly more.
If you want to watch your spending, America’s Best Value Inn Houston offers and clean and comfortable stay, at around $58 a night. Amenities are basic, but you’ll receive a comfortable room as standard, fast Wi-Fi, free parking and an included breakfast.
Situated near Hobby Airport, the Inn makes a great base for those looking to explore the city by car, as it is further out from the main attractions. However, it is clean and affordable, perfect for those who are always out and about.