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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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Ranked #121 of 451 hotels in Houston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009

I have just spent a 5 week stay followed by a 6 week stay at this hotel, I was on business but was so impressed by the hotel and location, I flew my wife and 3 children out from the uk to stay with me for 3 weeks during this time. Although I was working we all had a great... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2009

I stayed at the Residence Inn because it was convenient to a hospital where a friend was being treated. Not a scenic location by any stretch of the imagination, but it's good if you are staying at a nearby medical facility. Many restaurants nearby. The staff were extremely friendly, professional and solicitous. When they didn't know the answer to something,... More

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2009

Having just returned from a 4 day stay in Houston for a family function, I have to say that Residence Inn was a very good choice. Room was clean, breakfast was more than ample, and the small workout room (2 Precor treadmills, recumbant bike, stair climber and free weights) was fine for my wife and me. Further, the price was... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2008

While in town in Houston, I took advantage of a relative's "friends and family" discount to stay at the Residence Inn in Houston. I room was fine but the staff I found to be a bit incompetent. First, they said they did not receive the proper paperwork from my relative, which precipitated a call to her and her jumping through... More

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Cumming, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2008

Our stay at Residence Inn-West University was very enjoyable. All employees were very accommodating, especially Joseph & Will. It was great to have complimentary hot breakfast every morning and evening HH was very good. Great Location..several restaurants, grocery store within walking distance. We used shuttle service to go back& forth to MD Anderson which helped keep us from having to... More

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Lake Charles.LA
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2008

Booked thru Priceline...great rate. Stayed on a Saturday nite for the Houston Rodeo. Easy to get to...probably 20 restaurants within 1 mile...CVS pharmacy close by. Free breakfast with scrambled eggs, bacon, waffles, coffee, juice and a LOT of other food. Very clean...very enjoyable!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2007

The first morning, we went down to breakfast and when we returned, the room was already made up. This was unexpected. I had left my laptop computer there in plain sight. Further, my wife had forgotten to put on her moneybelt, which contained a significant amount of cash. The laptop was there, untouched. The moneybelt was sitting on the pillow.... More

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Kenmare, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2007

Spent 4 nights here in October 07; had a studio suite. Was very nice, very roomy, very clean. All the comforts of home. Bed extremely comfortable. Great buffet breakfast including hot items (eggs,etc.). would definitely return.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2007

Four of us spent an overnight here recently in a one bedroom unit. We chose it because it was close to family and a reasonable price given the area. It was an okay place to stay, but certainly not great. On the plus side, the breakfast was excellent, the place was clean, furniture and decor were lovely and the people... More

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Brookeland, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2006

There is a new Residence Inn located at 2939 Westpark in Houston. Next door to this property is a Courtyard by Marriott. My wife and I have stayed in the Courtyard and enjoyed our stay. We stayed in the Residence Inn since the Courtyard was booked solid. We had stayed in a Residence Inn in Los Angeles in February as... 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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