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Image for SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Houston Medical Center
2.5 out of 5
0.6 mi from Rice University
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$126
per night
Sep 27 - Sep 28
3.7/5Good! (874 reviews)

"You Staff was very polite and helpful. Every time we had a question they were able to give us a very satisfactory answer always with a smile. Breakfast was very good also. We like coming here because it is so close to MD Anderson! Thank you for making our visit a pleasing one!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2019

SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Houston Medical Center
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3.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Rice University
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$87
per night
Oct 4 - Oct 5
4.2/5Very Good! (817 reviews)

"Clean, excellent facilities and staff. Very pleasant and welcoming staff . The pool was amazingly clean and there were plenty of clean towels."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

Hilton Houston Plaza / Medical Center
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4 out of 5
0.7 mi from Rice University
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4.6/5Exceptional! (30 reviews)

"The apartment was perfect for a longer stay. The location is great and accommodations were great!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2019

Locale Med Center at Latitude
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4 out of 5
0.5 mi from Rice University
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$159
per night
Oct 11 - Oct 12
4.4/5Excellent! (962 reviews)

"Property is beautiful and clean, rooms are sleek and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019

Houston Marriott Medical Center/Museum District
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4 out of 5
0.6 mi from Rice University
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$126
per night
Oct 11 - Oct 12
4.5/5Wonderful! (180 reviews)

"Very clean with excellent service and staff. Safe and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2019

InterContinental Houston Medical Center
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4 out of 5
0.5 mi from Rice University
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$200
per night
Sep 21 - Sep 22
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,615 reviews)

"Loved the artwork and the chandeliers. I was impressed with the staff being able to offer a history of them."…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

Hotel Zaza Houston Museum District
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3.5 out of 5
0.7 mi from Rice University
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$109
per night
Oct 4 - Oct 5
4/5Very Good! (2,204 reviews)

"Service in the rooms was mediocre.bar was closed in the afternoon."…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

Wyndham Houston - Medical Center Hotel and Suites
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Image for Extended Stay America -Houston-Med Ctr-NRG Pk-Braeswood Blvd
2.5 out of 5
1.1 mi from Rice University
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$72
per night
Oct 10 - Oct 11
3.2/5 (1,155 reviews)

"Close to MDAnderson hospital. Easy to get in and out."…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

Extended Stay America -Houston-Med Ctr-NRG Pk-Braeswood Blvd
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2 out of 5
0.2 mi from Rice University
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$65
per night
Sep 22 - Sep 23
3.5/5Good! (1,112 reviews)

"Coffee and breakfast items available each morning Good lighting at night in the parking lot"…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

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Rice University is located in an area of Houston known for its popular theater scene and top museums. Houston is home to 1004 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Rice University

There are 8 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Rice University, including these picks:

  • Wyndham Houston - Medical Center Hotel and Suites: With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and quiet location.
  • Hilton Houston Plaza / Medical Center: This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and pool.
  • 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.

Things to See and Do Near Rice University

Now that you've visited Rice University, you can explore everything there is to see and do within a few miles of the area.

Houston Natural Science Museum, Houston Museum District, and Houston Museum of Fine Arts feature captivating exhibits. 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.

Houston Zoo and NRG Park are both worth a visit while you're checking out the area. Spend some time checking out NRG Stadium, which is 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Rice University, or make a stop by Toyota Center, located 3.3 mi (5.4 km) away.

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