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Aloft Houston by the Galleria

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5415 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77056 (Great Uptown)
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Ranked #159 of 455 Hotels in Houston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Austin, TX
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68 reviews 68 reviews
49 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

I'm a fan of Aloft hotels. I'm not sure they are for everyone, but if you like modern, urban, minimalist decor (as some of the reviewers mentioned), then you'll like this hotel. They are not as high end or over the top modern as the W's, but Aloft properties work for me. The lobby is includes a common area (pool... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

the room is not big, and the settings are pretty simple. But decorations are modern, it's clean and quiet, nice and safe feeling environment. the only thing i'm not that satisfied with is the TV, it's very high on the wall therefore a little hard to watch sitting on the bed, or anywhere else.

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

First impressions are that the Aloft is quite trendy. If I had to summarize the hotel in a few words, I would say its a mix between a higher end European hostel and a globally recognized Swedish furniture store with a touch of utlity. Check in can be interesting, as the area to leave your car is very small, and... More

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Austin, Texas
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64 reviews 64 reviews
19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

Wouldnt pay a ton of money to stay here but not bad for under $100. There is no comparison as far as quality to the sister company, Westin, but depends on what you want in your stay. Quick, cheap overnight? Then this place is fine not for luxury though. Eco friendly, urban, minimalist is what comes to mind. Recycling centers,... More

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Huntsville, Texas, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

These rooms are very modern and the lobby is nice. The pool is tiny and the staff when I checked in were very in friendly and not helpful. The lobby is very unique and the view from the rooms is great. If you book in advance and receive the $89.99 deal it is worth it, however at $149.99 I would... More

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Castroville, TX
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

Hipster central in Houston Galleria area for cheap. So what if you can hear the dude whistling in the room next to yours, or that you have to go down to the front desk so the overworked receptionist has to get you ice, or that fact that they don't tell you on the web-site that you have to pay for... More

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Atlanta, GA
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

Free, fast wifi, free bottled water, great room, cool lobby and bar, pantry....... This place is a very welcome respite from a day on the road, and the usual nonsense hotels like this usually fleece you for. Great job aloft Houston!

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

This review mainly to criticize hotel's management in handling late check-in by customers. Due to my delayed flights, we as a group arrived at the hotel around 2 am and we booked and paid in advance 3 double bed queen size bedroom. Before this Houston trip, I stayed in Aloft Phoenix and my booking was in order but apparently Aloft... More

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Austin, TX
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Started out on a rough note, as we couldn't find the entrance, because there isn't a proper one. Have to drive into the parking garage, which wasn't intuitive. The hotel itself is nice and I was somewhat fascinated by the room design. But we could easily hear the TV next door. As all alofts are supposed to be the same... More

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West Kelowna, Canada
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012 via mobile

Loved the modern design and clean rooms. Friendly staff all around. This location would be great with an outdoor pool, free parking, and in room coffee that wasn't as weak as tea. Comfortable sleep, great rates. We recommend and would stay again.

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Address: 5415 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77056
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston > Great Uptown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Aloft Houston by the Galleria 3*
Number of rooms: 152
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