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Sonder - Hermann Park
3.5 out of 5
0.079 mi from Houston Zoo
The price is $131 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (22 reviews)
Good stay

"I was in Houston for cancer treatment and we decided to stay at Sonder instead of a traditional hotel. It was a very good decision. I have only one compliant about our stay, the balcony was covered in pigeon poo and cigarette butts and the shower appeared to not have been cleaned very well. But overall ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

Sonder - Hermann Park
Locale Houston - Medical Center at Vantage
4 out of 5
0.6 mi from Houston Zoo
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4.7/5Exceptional! (107 reviews)

"It was great, better than what I expected."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Locale Houston - Medical Center at Vantage
11.two Bedroom Apartment Museum District
The Ultimate Vacation Spot! Modern Contemporary!
Domio Museum District Spacious 2BR Roof Lounge/bbq Grills
Domio Museum District Modern 2BR Pool/gym
Domio Museum District Stunning 2BR 5 Min to Houston Zoo
Hotel Zaza Houston Museum District
4.5 out of 5
0.7 mi from Houston Zoo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $219 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (987 reviews)

"Loved the hotel the entire vibe was amazing from the time you valet until you check out amazing"…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Hotel Zaza Houston Museum District
Americas Best Value Inn Medical Center Downtown
2 out of 5
0.2 mi from Houston Zoo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $68 per night
3.6/5Good! (993 reviews)

"We have stayed here many times - convenient location to our family and economical. Clean and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn Medical Center Downtown
The Westin Houston Medical Center
4 out of 5
0.4 mi from Houston Zoo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $110 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (33 reviews)

"A couple issues in the room but the staff was amazingly accommodating"…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

The Westin Houston Medical Center
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Houston Zoo is located in an area of Houston known for its top museums and popular zoo. Houston is home to 1004 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Houston Zoo

Choose from 36 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Houston Zoo, including these options:

  • Hotel Zaza Houston Museum District: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its bar and overall value.
  • Houston Marriott Medical Center/Museum District: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 2 restaurants and an indoor pool, along with an in-room iPod dock. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and comfortable, quiet rooms.
  • Americas Best Value Inn-Medical Center Downtown: With a stay at this 2-star motel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its central location and helpful staff.

Things to See and Do Near Houston Zoo

After you've visited Houston Zoo, you can discover the sights and attractions within a few miles of the area.

Study the collections at Houston Natural Science Museum, Houston Museum District, or Children's Museum of Houston. Sights like Lakewood Church, Rothko Chapel, and Houston JPMorgan Chase Tower are landmarks to visit in the area. You can watch performances at House of Blues Houston, Revention Music Center, and Miller Outdoor Theater if you're interested in local theater.

Rice University, NRG Park, and NRG Stadium are a few additional nearby sights. Spend some time checking out University of Houston, which is 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from Houston Zoo, or make a stop by Toyota Center, located 3 mi (4.8 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Houston Zoo?
Houston Zoo is located in an area of Houston known for its top museums and popular zoo. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 76 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Houston Zoo?
Hilton Houston Plaza / Medical Center is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Houston Zoo. Other good options within a short distance include Hotel Zaza Houston Museum District and The Westin Houston Medical Center.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Houston Zoo, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer near Houston Zoo.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Houston Zoo?
For more information about changing or cancelling your stay near Houston Zoo, head over to our customer service page.
What can I see and do near Houston Zoo?
Study the collections at Houston Natural Science Museum, Houston Museum District, or Houston Museum of Fine Arts. Learn about local history at NRG Park and Christ Church Cathedral. You can check out the local talent at House of Blues Houston, Hobby Center for Performing Arts, and Revention Music Center.
How can I get to Houston Zoo?
Nearby metro stations include Elgin/Third Ward Station, TSU/UH Athletics District Station, and Ensemble/HCC Station. If you’d like to venture farther outside of the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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