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Residence Inn Houston West University

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2939 Westpark Drive, Houston, TX 77005 (Greenway/ Upper Kirby)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Longview, Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In general enjoyed staying in this hotel while in Houston - spacious rooms, good breakfast, very convenient location. Not giving it 5 stars because of minor inconveniences: (1) breakfast area in my opinion was inadequately small - contributing to some crowding (2) in the suite room there's only one AC unit for both bedroom and the living area - causing... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With my job I have stayed in many hotels for almost 30 years (just about every week), and aside from that in my personal travel life I am also a Silver member with Marriott. That being said, this property just did not do it for me. With the exception of Thomas (always helpful and referred to me as Mr Andre,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first booking at this hotel. It was a pleasent experience for the entire stay. The only reason they didnt get the 5 stars is because our room had a foul smell (somewhat like urine). I checked the beds for stains but the smell came from the closet. It wasn't pleasent but it was bearable. I still bought... More

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Topeka, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Stayed two nights at this Residence Inn. Great room with full kitchen. I really enjoyed the breakfast which was much more than just eggs and toast (the fresh fruit was a plus). We had the complimentary "dinner" on a Monday night, and the chicken, rice and fresh salad was good (big plus with free beer and wine). The pool area... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stayed here in June 2014 for a few nights with friends. We had a 2 double bedroom booked and got complimentary upgraded to a suite which was very kind and much appreciated! Breakfast was nice and all staff were helpful and friendly. Nice establishment! Will stay again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Nice hotel, great staff. Room was clean. One bedroom suite with full kitchen, large and 2 televisions. Friday night room rate for 2 was $139 It should have been perfect. Problem is NO ICE. Within your room, there is a full refrigerator with ice-maker. Housekeeping MUST empty the ice bin from previous guest because MAYBE the previous guest poisoned the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I booked this hotel via an online website and got a great deal for last minute booking. For the price, the hotel was well worth it. First, it was located in the hear of West University with 2 minute access to the freeway and with 10 minutes of the Houston Galleria area. I loved that it offered free wifi, free... More

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Belleville, IL
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed one night in a one-bedroom suite at this RI because the hotel is convenient to the Medical Center. The weekday rate is $279 plus tax, however, we used 15,000 Marriott Rewards points for our stay. The pay-rate is much less for Friday & Saturday night stays. I mention price because I believe for that price, one should expect... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Fit our needs for a weekend in Houston! Plenty of room with a kitchenette. Did not use pool or other things. It is very close to downtown and sports complexes. Would stay here again if needed room near these locations at a reasonable rate!

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Dallas, Texas
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73 reviews 73 reviews
10 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I stayed here for a week and it was a great hotel. The setup was great, rooms were standard size, the staff was awesome and the food they put out was really good as well. The only reason I left this hotel was to stay closer to my client and it was for convenience only. This hotel was closer the... More

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Address: 2939 Westpark Drive, Houston, TX 77005
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Houston West University 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
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Make yourself at home at the brand new Residence Inn by Marriott Houston West University. The hotel allows quick access to the world renowned Texas Medical Center, home to MD Anderson Cancer Center, where we offer complimentary shuttle service daily. The hotel is centrally located in the Greenway Plaza - West University area, minutes away from Lakewood Church, Reliant Park, Galleria, world class Museum district, Downtown Houston, Rice University and a variety of upscale restaurants and nightlife. On-site amenities include complimentary hot breakfast daily, Social Hour, outdoor pool/whirlpool, exercise room, library with books, Sportscourt and complimentary high speed internet access in all suites. The hotel is conveniently located 1 mile from the Metro light rail. You can count on Residence Inn by Marriott West University to exceed your expectations. ... more   less 
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