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The Sam Houston Hotel

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1117 Prairie Street, Houston, TX 77002 (Formerly Alden Houston)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Houston, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff at this hotel were exceptional. A warm smile upon arrival, courtesy throughout, and efficient and friendly checkout. The room was neat and clean, and we enjoyed a quiet sleep. We will definitely consider returning.

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Corpus Christi, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Sam Hotel is a Gem. Walking distance to great venues and restaurants. Wonderful staff and beautifully appointed rooms. Great snacks in the bar and amazing food in the Restaurant 17. Easy access to cabs and Uber.

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Atlanta, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I recommend you stay at another Hilton property in Houston or another brand. Although this hotel is supposed to be historic, there is not much evidence of that inside. The blinds in my suite (free upgrade) did not even cover the windows completely. The free continental breakfast was not even as nice as a Hampton Inn!

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Springfield
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

They offered to move us but my companion was already asleep. I could not get to sleep due to noise. I was given reasons for two distinct annoying noises in our room. One was a single sharp click that would occur at exactly every 22 seconds. They said we got the room for the hearing impaired and that there was... More 

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Arnaudville, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great accommodations! Beautiful hotel. Efficient valet and check in/out. Stayed here to attend an Astros game. Short, 4 block walk to Minute Maid Stadium. Hung out at the bar pre and post game. Had a great time. Will definitely be back!

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Atlanta, GA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel and rooms are nice. However the service was not great. I wanted to order room service and the room didn't have any menus. When I requested the menus there is no way to directly call for room service. When the front desk transferred me to the restaurant no one picked up so I had to go down. Finally... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

LOCATION: Downtown, BE AWARE that this area has a high population of homeless people around every corner! Otherwise close the train for easy transportation. FIRST IMPRESSION: Nice hotel, clean on the inside. Front desk guy around 1AM is not very friendly or has a sense of urgency. ROOMS-Room was a good size, bed and pillows were comfy. BATHROOM: Bathroom has... More 

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Garland, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was prompt to attend, knew how to meet our needs and did so with a smile. The room was clean, and comfortable. The bed was very good quality and gave a good night's rest. Continental breakfast was substancial. Lunch menu could be more varied and soups with less salt. Dinner was above average, the steak was delicious and... More 

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St. Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a very brief overnight stay here while traveling. I booked this hotel on the basis of location and reasonable price, but was also a little intrigued by the "Curio" brand, since I normally stay at Hilton hotels. For the money, I got a modest-sized room with a very comfortable bed and high-concept bathroom with excellent shower stall (an important... More 

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Huntsville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I drove into Houston to see an Astros game and booked a room at The Sam Houston Hotel. From the valet to the front desk, to the bartender, our stay was wonderful. Loved the smaller hotel feel and the décor was very inviting. The view from our room was a side shot of Minute Maid Park. Too... More 

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