Many travelers flock to the great city of Houston, therefore there are a number of wonderful lodging options perfect for the businessman or the honeymooning couple. These downtown hotels listed below are all luxury and boutique hotels that offer great amenities in perfect locations. Enjoy all that Houston has to offer by staying in one of these 13 best hotels in Houston.


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The Houstonian Hotel The Houstonian Hotel
The Houstonian Hotel

The Houstonian Hotel (Prices & Photos)

For travelers wanting a secluded oasis in the middle of downtown Houston, The Houstonian Hotel is perfect for you. This hotel, club and spa is located on 18 acres, offering a peaceful setting nestled in nature. You don’t even have to leave the property to have a good time. Visit the Trellis Spa for relaxing spa treatments. Or dine at one of the four on-site restaurants and eateries.

Omni Houston Hotel Omni Houston Hotel
Omni Houston Hotel

Omni Houston Hotel (Prices & Photos)

This location sustained significant damage from Hurricane Harvey and is closed for renovations at the time this article was published.

This Uptown accommodation features a free shuttle to local area attractions, like the Galleria that is only two miles away. Plus, guest rooms come complete with marble bathroom features and flat screen TVs. At Omni Houston Hotel, guests really enjoy the two outdoor pools, which make the Texas heat a bit more bearable. This Omni location also has an on-site spa, a cafe, a bar and grill and a nightclub to enjoy on the weekends.

The St. Regis The St. Regis
The St. Regis

The St. Regis (Prices & Photos)

This elegant Houston hotel offers guests luxury accommodations. Enjoy Italian linens on the beds and whirlpool tubs in the bathrooms. No matter if you stay in a room or a suite, you’ll experience lavish amenities like the outdoor pool, exercise room, full-service spa and a topnotch restaurant complete with a private wine room. The St. Regis is a boutique hotel that is perfect for travelers wanting to visit the Galleria or catch a Rockets game or concert at the Toyota Center.

Hotel ZaZa Hotel ZaZa Houston
Hotel ZaZa Houston

Hotel ZaZa (Prices & Photos)

This unique upscale hotel features modern and eclectic decor, making it a perfect stay for the art lover. A stay at Hotel ZaZa will definitely be memorable, from the animal-print furniture to the hotel’s themed suites to the rainfall showers and complimentary internet access. Now the hotel’s own art collection isn’t the only thing that makes this lodging option perfect for art enthusiasts. Hotel ZaZa is located within walking distance to Houston’s Museum District.

Four Seasons Hotel Four Seasons Hotel
Four Seasons Hotel

Four Seasons Hotel (Prices & Photos)

This Four Seasons hotel in the heart of downtown Houston is the only AAA Five-Diamond hotel in the Lone Star State. This hotel is perfect for both business and pleasure, since it’s located within the business district but is also close to cultural attractions. Find great Italian food at the on-site restaurant or discover relaxation at the on-site spa.

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JW Marriott Houston Downtown

JW Marriott Houston Downtown (Prices & Photos)

Baseball fans and business travelers alike will enjoy a stay at JW Marriott Houston Downtown. Within walking distance from both Minute Maid Park and the convention center, this Houston accommodation is near some of Houston’s best attractions. However the hotel itself isn’t a bad place to explore either, since it has an on-site spa, in-room WiFi and a bedside iPad used to order room service or simply look up local information.

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Hotel ICON

Hotel ICON (Prices & Photos)

This trendy hotel in downtown Houston was originally built in 1911 as the Union National Bank Building. Hotel ICON features gorgeous decor and remarkable architecture. Guests can enjoy a number of amenities like complimentary internet access, mini fridges, coffeemakers, rain showers and marble counter tops.

Hotel Sorella Hotel Sorella
Hotel Sorella

Hotel Sorella (Prices & Photos)

This modern luxury hotel is found in West Houston’s CITYCENTRE area. Hotel Sorella boasts a rooftop infinity pool and a delicious eatery complete with a fireplace. The rooms at Hotel Sorella are equipped with floor-to-ceiling windows, flat-screen TVs and coffeemakers.

Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria
Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria

Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria (Prices & Photos)

This 23-story hotel in Uptown Houston is located blocks from The Galleria and within a short distance from other of Houston’s hotspots like the Museum and Theater districts. Guest can take the area shuttle to explore the awesome attractions nearby. At Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria, there is a rooftop pool, on-site restaurant, 24-hour exercise center and complimentary breakfast and evening cocktails.

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Hilton Americas-Houston

Hilton Americas-Houston (Prices & Photos)

For those in Houston to visit the George R. Brown Convention Center, the Hilton Americas-Houston hotel is the perfect lodging option for you. This hotel is actually connected to the convention center. And don’t worry about not getting a room here, there is a good chance that this hotel will have a vacancy since it has the largest number of guest rooms in the city at 1,200 rooms.

The Westin Galleria The Westin Galleria
The Westin Galleria

The Westin Galleria (Prices & Photos)

Although many of the hotels on this list are near the Galleria, The Westin Galleria is actually connected to it. After an active day browsing through the over 350 stores found at this massive mall, you’ll be glad to have your bed close by. Westin is known for its Heavenly Beds, and this Westin location is no different with Heavenly Beds in every room.

Hotel Granduca Hotel Granduca
Hotel Granduca

Hotel Granduca (Prices & Photos)

Hotel Granduca presents some of the best suites Houston has to offer. At this hotel, there are 122 luxurious suites decorated like an Italian Tuscan villa. Enjoy the delicious restaurant, time by the pool and the pet-friendly rooms and services.

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Hotel Derek

Hotel Derek (Prices & Photos)

This hotel is decorated in Texas flare from the local Arthur Meyerson artworks in the lobby and rooms from the black granite lobby floors paying homage to Houston’s oil industry. This independent boutique hotel is a perfect stay for a business trip or a romantic getaway. Enjoy the on-site restaurant or a drink at the poolside lounge at Hotel Derek.