The Houstonian

The Houstonian

9.65 reviews
Ranked #13 in Houston hotels
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111 North Post Oak Lane, Houston, TX 77024
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Amenities

Bar
Swimming Pool
Fitness Center
Spa Services
Free WiFi
Internet Access
Laundry Services
Business Center
Meeting Rooms
Childcare
Cribs Available
Air conditioning
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Reading, Massachusetts, USA

The hot stone massage was hands down the best massage I've ever gotten! I can't wait to go back!

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Local from Houston, Texas, USA

What can you say about The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa that hasn’t already been said? Does the number one hotel in Houston deserve its status as the namesake of the city? You hear the name everywhere in advertising for its restaurant and gym. It’s also known as the place where Halliburton holds its annual shareholders meeting. Nice place if you can find it. The modest sign outside the complex of buildings and winding drives and trails on acres of forest along Buffalo Bayou belies the grandiosity of the place. With its hunting-themed decor and green humid surroundings, the hotel feels like a lodge. VIPs get keys to exclusive top “club” levels with access to their own lounge. Hard to believe Dick Cheney was here.

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San Francisco, California, USA

Wonderful service, but perhaps a tad too eager and rushing of the travelers. The rooms are comfortable with ample space to work or to party (or get ready for a party). Went for a wonderful wedding, so it's also a great large-event venue. The hotel juts into a wonderful arboretum, so through all the huge windows even on the third floor you can see an even taller tree.

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This facility is first class all the way. It is a little difficult to get to, but once you're on North Post Oak, just keep heading back and then take a left. The majority of the club members are actually local, so it can be pretty busy the majority of the week, but it is still a haven in busy Houston.

Because there's a club with the hotel, be prepared for countless classes to choose from all for free. There's pilates, various types of yoga, spin and aerobics classes. There's a basketball court that's pretty dead during the day, which is fun for kids. There are actually A LOT of activities for kids and there's babysitting services that require an hourly fee for parents who want to take a fitness class or treat themselves to the spa. There are three pools and one has a slide for the kiddos and parents and guardians will be happy to know there's a lifeguard on duty at all times when the pool is open.

The full kitchen is open 24 hours a day and there's a healthy food cafe for those who want light bites (this isn't 24/7).

The place is supposed to be amazing when it comes to Christmas decorations, so I definitely want to check those out when the season arrives.

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San Antonio, Texas
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The Houstonian's entrance is like a ski lodge with a beautiful fire place. I was here for a wedding which was just lovely. The reception was intimate and beautiful. Overall this is a splendid hotel to be in.

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Amenities

Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • iPod docking station
Dining & Drinks
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or cafe
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
Fitness & Recreation
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Concierge services
  • Shopping on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Sauna
  • Spa services on site
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Steam room
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
Transportation
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Free area shuttle
Parking
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
Accessibility
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
Traveling with Children
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Free cribs/infant beds
Pets
  • Pets not allowed
Services & Conveniences
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Smoke-free property
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms 26
  • Wedding services
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • ATM/banking
  • Fireplace in lobby
Bath
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
Bed
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Turndown service
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
In-Room Dining
  • Minibar
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator (on request)
Media & Technology
  • Phone
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • HDTV
Housekeeping
  • Daily housekeeping
Other Room Amenities
  • Air conditioning
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bathrobes
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free weekday newspaper
Property Info
  • Total number of rooms - 289
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Year Built 1980
  • Express check-out
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