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    The Sam Houston, Curio Collection by Hilton

    1117 Prairie St, Houston, TX 77002-3118
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Once a month we go on a little staycation at various hotels in Houston. This particular hotel was next on our list and oh how we were underwhelmed! At first glance this hotel is beautiful and in walking distance to Minute Maid and a short...More

    Thank Sheratonf
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    I chose The Sam mainly for it's very close proximity to Minute Maid Park. I stayed this past Friday night for the Shriner's Minute Maid Classic baseball tournament. I can certainly confirm other positive reviews from this past weekend. The hotel is located just a...More

    1  Thank geauxd0c
    Response from Tyson L, Director of Front Office at The Sam Houston, Curio Collection by HiltonResponded 17 March 2017

    Hello geauxd0c, We are all thrilled to see you enjoyed your time as our Guest. Thank you for your notes and we will be discussing with the appropriate Executives. We look forward to seeing you again and have a wonderful day. Best Regards, Tyson Lachniet...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Beautiful hotel inside the city. Walking distance from the Downtown Aquarium, restaurants, gastropubs, etc. Only downside is that I guess their housekeeping goes home at the end of the night and they couldn't find the keys to the room where the towels are. So we...More

    Thank justinal183
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Downtown Houston is hopping at night! Excellent staff, valet, bellman, breakfast, internet service, bed, cleanliness, modern and nice quiet room. My husband and I will definitely stay here again on our travels to Houston! :)More

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    Thank 909odellt
    Response from Ken F, General Manager at The Sam Houston, Curio Collection by HiltonResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate your remarks and thank you for choosing to stay with us at the SAM. We always strive to deliver service beyond your expectations and our focus is on assuring your frequent return. Please consider this a warm welcome to come...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The hotel is very nice but is in a bad part of downtown. Very large homeless population. They gave us three rooms before they got the room right. No refrigerators in the rooms which is shocking for the quality of hotel it is.

    Review collected in partnership with Curio – A Collection by Hilton
    Thank robbyw611
    Response from Ken F, General Manager at The Sam Houston, Curio Collection by HiltonResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Robbyw, We are grateful that you gave us a chance to showcase our property to you. We thank you for your candid comments and trust you will give us another opportunity to demonstrate our service commitment. Respectfully, Kenneth Friesen General Manager

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$135 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #27 Luxury Hotel in Houston
    • #56 Romantic Hotel in Houston
    • #78 Family Hotel in Houston
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Also Known As
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    "Rooms that face the back are a bit loud due to bar music"
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    "Higher floors on Southeast Side have a view of Minute Maid Park. Great for Friday Night Fireworks (if you..."
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