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Baseball and theater
2 blocks from light rail, this Houston hotel occupies a historic downtown building 3 blocks from Minute Maid Park, 6 blocks from the Theater District, and within a mile of the George R. Brown convention center.
Complimentary amenities at the Sam Houston Hotel include wireless Internet access throughout, area shuttle service within 3 miles, and a fitness room with a TV at each machine. The acclaimed 17 restaurant is a local favorite.
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The Sam Houston Hotel guestrooms have direct-dial phones, laptop-compatible safes with built-in charging outlets, and flat-screen TVs. Beds feature Egyptian-cotton sheets.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
The Sam Houston, Curio Collection by Hilton1117 Prairie St Houston TX 77002
This boutique hotel is in downtown Houston's revitalized entertainment district, 2 blocks from the METRO light-rail line. The George R. Brown Convention Center and the Toyota Center are within 1 mile.
The dramatically designed 17 restaurant serves creative American fare with Gulf Coast accents. The Sam Bar serves cocktails, cognacs, single malt scotches, and bourbons. A tented upper-level veranda is available for private events. A 24-hour business center and a meeting room is on site. A complimentary area shuttle travels to within 3 miles of the hotel.
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Conference space
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 97
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Number of floors - 10
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- One meeting room
- Smoke-free property
- Coffee shop or café
- Concierge services
- Express check-out
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Number of meeting rooms - 3
- Free area shuttle
- 24-hour business center
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Free newspaper
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Cable TV service
- Pillowtop mattress
- Free WiFi
- Private bathroom
- Shower only
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
Where to Eat
17 restaurant - Acclaimed American/Gulf Coast cuisine in stylish setting. Gulf Coast Lump Crab Salad, Gulf Shrimp Curry, Seared Ahi Tuna, Grilled Grass-Fed Filet Mignon among menu highlights. Desserts such as Warm S'Mores Cake with Homemade Marshmallows. Architectural-glass floor-to-ceiling windows. Cellar-style wine display at entrance. White-linen tablecloths and leather seats; red accents. Breakfast, lunch, dinner daily. Three-course Sunday brunch with complimentary mimosa cocktail.
The Sam Bar - Serves hand-crafted cocktails in a refined, relaxed setting. A wide selection of cognacs, single malt scotches, bourbons and small-batch premium spirits are available.
Nearby Things to Do
The Sam Houston Hotel's complimentary key-access 24-hour fitness room has free weights and four exercise machines—two treadmills, an elliptical machine, and a recumbent bike—each with a personal cable TV. Towels and bottled water are complimentary.
Guests receive discounted access to a nearby health club. The club offers Pilates and yoga classes. Staff can assist with scheduling tee times at the Wildcat Golf Club, about 10 miles away.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 25 per stay
- Dogs and cats only
- Up to 20 lb
- Specific rooms only
- Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
- Valet parking fee: USD 32 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet deposit: USD 25 per stay
- Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
- Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per day
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We should mention
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.