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Many travelers find themselves in Houston for business trips, family vacations, and weekend getaways from other towns in Texas. If you enjoy staying at Hilton hotels because of the high quality of service and numerous amenities these hotels provide, or if you are trying to use points accumulated from past stays, there are quite a few good options to choose from. Here are the top Hilton Hotels in Houston to help you plan your next trip to the city.
It’s a great idea to stay near the Galleria if you enjoy shopping or want to be near the local business district. The Hilton Houston Galleria Area is less than two miles from here and about 10 miles from downtown Houston. It was fully renovated a few years ago, just off Highway 59, and close to the I-610 loop. You can hop on a free shuttle to get to the Galleria area and local business. Guests can also use the outdoor pool, sundeck, and fitness center. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available, as well as complimentary self-parking, and over 13,000 square feet of meeting and event space for your work trips. Other business services are provided, such as complimentary printing service and a business center. Families can use the hotel’s cribs, high chairs, and playpens. Room service is available, while the Veranda Café and Veranda Kitchen and Bar offer onsite dining.
Hilton Americas-Houston is in the heart of downtown and connected to the George R. Brown Convention Center by indoor skywalks. You’ll also be close to Discovery Green Park and Minute Maid Park when you stay here. The theater district is minutes away as well. Hilton Americas-Houston offers a spa, fitness center, indoor pool, restaurant, bar, and 90,397 square feet of meeting space. The spa is on the 23rd floor and also offers a hair and nail salon, infinity-edge lap pool, sauna, and oversized whirlpool. Many business amenities are offered here, including office rental, secretarial service, and audio/visual equipment rental. Families can use the hotel’s cribs, high chairs, and children’s menus for meals.
Unlike some of the other Hilton hotels on this list, the Sam Houston Hotel is a pet-friendly option. Dogs up to 50 pounds are allowed here for a $100 fee. This is a historic downtown hotel first opened in 1924. Guests are near the aquarium and Astros baseball games. You can use the onsite business center and fitness center, as well as dine at the onsite restaurant. Other guest perks include free Wi-Fi and onsite access to the Pearl Restaurant & Bar that serves coastal-inspired cuisine. For business travelers, the Sam Houston offers 3,100 square feet of total event space, including three meeting rooms for your conference or reception event.
You can stay on the University of Houston campus when you book a room at this Hilton Hotel that’s minutes from the downtown business district. The Hobby Airport is seven miles away. Business travelers can use the 25,000 square feet of flexible meeting space here, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi in the hotel. The NASA Johnson Space Center is nearby, while the Galleria is about 10 miles away. Guests get complimentary access to the campus recreation and wellness center, which has exercise equipment, fitness classes, rock climbing, and basketball courts. Eric’s Restaurant onsite serves all meals with American and Mediterranean cuisine.
You can also book a room at the Homewood Suites by Hilton Houston Downtown to stay loyal to the Hilton brand. This hotel is right downtown and a four-minute walk to the Brown Convention Center and is a top hotel near Minute Maid Park. It offers a complimentary evening social event with drinks and small plates on Mondays through Thursdays, as well as free breakfast and Wi-Fi. There’s an outdoor pool onsite to use and also a fitness center. For business travelers, you can use the 10 meeting rooms and up to 5,882 square feet of total event space. Pets are allowed at this Hilton hotel up to 50 pounds and two pets per room for a $75 fee.
To stay in the heart of the medical center area and near Rice University, Choose this Hilton Hotel. It has spacious suites, a rooftop pool and bar, and a complimentary shuttle service throughout the medical center complex. Guests are about 15 minutes from Hobby Airport and 40 minutes from Bush Intercontinental Airport. It offers 7,500 square feet of meeting and event space too. The onsite Garden Court restaurant serves steaks, international fare, and heart-healthy options, while the Shamrock Lounge is a great place for coffee and cocktails.
The Hampton Inn Houston Downtown is another top option if you’re looking for downtown accommodations and the Hilton brand. This hotel is just down the street from the Discovery Green and about 10 minutes away from basketball games at the Toyota Center. It offers free hot breakfast daily and free Wi-Fi. There is also a business center and fitness center here.
The Embassy Suites in downtown Houston is an all-suite hotel in an urban high-rise that’s right off I-69 and overlooks Discovery Green. You can enjoy the heated rooftop pool, as well as the 24-hour fitness center, evening reception each day, and free cooked-to-order breakfasts each morning. There’s a full-service restaurant on the first floor and room service available in the evenings. This Hilton hotel has six meeting rooms and allows dogs up to 50 pounds for a $50 fee.
Stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Houston Hobby Airport to be within five minutes of the airport and have a 24-hour shuttle service. This hotel has event space for up to 440 guests, an outdoor pool, fitness center, and location within two miles of many corporate offices. Parking onsite is free, and free Wi-Fi is offered too to provide you with a more affordable Hilton stay.