Deluxe King Bed
Deluxe Two Doubles
City View King
Business friendly Houston hotel near Galleria Mall
Elegant and accessible
This hip Houston hotel, which blends cool 1960's kitsch with classic modern design, is 2 blocks from the Galleria Mall and less than 2 miles from the Uptown entertainment district; downtown is 9 miles away.
Pool with waterfall
Guests of Hotel Derek can enjoy an outdoor pool with waterfall and a patio with cushioned teak chaise lounges. Inside, highlights include the VinBar restaurant, 24-hour fitness center, and complimentary wireless Internet access in public spaces.
Modernist, loft-style rooms include a choice of firm or pillowtop mattresses, Egyptian-cotton linens and down bedding, and long banquettes beneath Roman-shaded city-view windows. All rooms at Hotel Derek are nonsmoking.
The upscale shops of Houston's Galleria are 2 blocks from Hotel Derek, and the Uptown entertainment district is 1.5 miles away. Guests can take the complimentary shuttle to area attractions within 3 miles, including the shopping district and downtown Houston.
Guests will enjoy complimentary wireless Internet access throughout and use the business center from 6 AM until 11 PM daily to take care of work-related needs.
A secluded outdoor pool has a dramatic waterfall, and the surrounding sunning terrace is sheltered from city noise. A work-out gym stays open around the clock. Guests can relax and enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner at VinBar, Hotel Derek's on-site restaurant. This hotel welcomes pets.
- Business center
- Room service (limited hours)
- 24-hour front desk
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Audiovisual equipment
- Banquet facilities
- Valet parking
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Concierge desk
- Multiple large conference rooms
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Event catering
- Shopping center shuttle (complimentary)
- Express check-out
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Free Wi-Fi
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Luggage storage
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 15
- Total number of rooms - 312
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- Number of meeting/conference rooms - 5
- Shoe shine
- Swimming pool - outdoor
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Valet parking, Valet parking (surcharge)
- Room Amenities
- Premium TV channels
- Air conditioning
- Private bathroom
- Iron/ironing board
- Cable TV service
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Pillowtop mattress
- Climate control
- Clock radio
- Coffee/tea maker
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Designer toiletries
- Direct-dial phone
- Electronic/magnetic keys
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Flat-panel TV
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- iPod docking station
- Microwave (on request)
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Shower/tub combination
- Turndown service (on request)
- Voice mail
- Wake-up calls
VinBar - Italian cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Bar in restaurant.
Room service - Order from 6 AM until 11 PM every day.
A sunning terrace with cushioned teak chaise lounges surrounds a secluded outdoor pool with a waterfall. Offering abundant light, the 24-hour fitness center includes treadmills with individual TVs, cardio and weight-training equipment, yoga mats, towels, and purified water.
The adjacent River Oaks neighborhood offers quiet, tree-lined streets and lovely gardens for jogging or walking. Two blocks away, Houston's Galleria has an indoor ice-skating rink.
Memorial Park, two miles from Hotel Derek, offers myriad recreational opportunities, including an exercise trail, mountain biking, bird watching, sand volleyball courts, a tennis center, playing fields, and picnic facilities. A public golf course with a lighted driving range, putting greens, and a clubhouse is also within the park.
The recreational activities listed below are available on site or nearby; fees may apply.
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests” section of “Trip Preferences” when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
Policies & Fees
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-out time is noon
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Valet parking fee: USD 27 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 100 per room, per stay
- Refrigerator fee: USD 25 per day
- In-room microwave fee: USD 25 per day
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
Awards & Affiliations
- This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.