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Hotel Derek Houston Galleria

4.0 of 5 2525 West Loop South, Houston, TX 77027
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Beaumont, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is very conveniently locate to many restaurants and shopping. The Galleria is right down from there and other shopping areas. The staff was very accommodating and the hotel was very clean. the foyer was very trendy in its decorations...very different.

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Nick B, General Manager at Hotel Derek Houston Galleria, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful comments from recent stay with us at Hotel Derek. We get great joy from seeing comments like yours and knowing that you enjoyed our “In the Loop” location, trendy design and hospitable staff. Look forward to welcoming you back. Live. Work. Play. More 

Central Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Easy access to the BBQ cookoff at NRG Stadium. Starbucks just down the road. Great restaurant on site. Try the pork belly with Brussels Sprouts. Clean room with fast WiFi . Would stay there again. CVS right across the street.

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Nick B, General Manager at Hotel Derek Houston Galleria, responded to this review

We know that the morning doesn’t start until we have our fav Starbucks brew – next time just take the elevator – we have one on location now! Wow, impressed that you were in town for the Houston BBQ Cook-off and sampled a little of our Pork Belly with Brussel Sprouts – how did we compare? Can’t wait to welcome... More 

Chester, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Let's start with "why, when they have your credit card on file would they feel it necessary to charge a $100/night security deposit on your room. Yes, that is $100 per night. Once you check out it is supposedly refunded on your credit card. I hope the charge and credit are in the same billing cycle or it will incur... More 

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Nick B, General Manager at Hotel Derek Houston Galleria, responded to this review

Karen, thank you for sharing such a thorough review. It is through feedback like yours that we continue to improve! I would like to explain one area of concern for you – anytime you check into a hotel or rent a car, an authorization is placed on your credit card – it’s not processed, just authorized. You are correct, once... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a kitschy modern cowboy-inspired hotel. If rattlesnake wallpaper and Ikea-like lighting fixtures are your thing, the Hotel Derek is the place for you. The room was clean and the bed was comfy. Where else but Texas will you find a steer in the lobby? Hands down the worst John Wayne imitation I've ever heard was via the morning... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
38 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very much enjoyed my stay at the Hotel Derek. Nice, spacious room, that contains virtually any amenity one would want. Couch, desk, and a frig. Great lobby restaurant and Starbucks stand for "grab and go" breakfast. Shower head was a little funky. Comfortable beds. Good location off the 610 S near the Galleria. The only negative, perhaps, was that my... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel had mixed reviews, however we enjoyed our stay & would stay again. The decor & security, proximity to Galleria, atmosphere are the best features. It is a boutique hotel. It has a drink reception free in lobby not advertised. The shuttle is free, you may have to be assertive & get the run around outside to get it.... More 

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Manly, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Hotel Derek in June 2014 and loved our couple of nights there. We booked a Junior Suite, but after I had booked, took up the option to tweet our stay and was sent a voucher for a room upgrade, so we ended up in the Terrace Suite. The room was enormous! We were really impressed with the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the lobby is beautiful. The room not so much. You can tell it is an old hotel room that has been dressed up. Popcorn ceiling, old closet doors that won't close just right, and a not so pleasant looking shower and bath.For the price I had expected something a little bit nicer. On the plus side, it is only 10... More 

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West Sussex
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I travelled from the UK and stayed at Hotel Derek for a business trip over a weekend. We normally stay at more widely known hotels, but in this case the booking was made for me and I didn't know what to expect. The multi-coloured replica bull in the entrance lobby provided a clue... The theme is what I interpret to... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view outside is amazing!! The staff is first class!!! The rooms are modern and clean!! I HIGHLY recommend this hotel!! We even had the bonus of seeing Alice Cooper in the restaurant one evening. GREAT hotel. I ALWAYS stay at the Derek when in Houston.

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Nick B, General Manager at Hotel Derek Houston Galleria, responded to this review

Perfect is what we aim for at Hotel Derek! Thank you for being so loyal to us. Can’t wait to have you back soon – you never know who you will run into next time. Live. Work. Play. More 

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Address: 2525 West Loop South, Houston, TX 77027
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Derek Houston Galleria 4*
Number of rooms: 312
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