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Auckland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was changed to include a lounge - was large, clean and very comfortable. We had had a long flight from New Zealand, so was much appreciated. The hotel is beside a freeway, but the noise wasn't a problem for us. Ate breakfast in restaurant and was good. - plenty of choice. We were on foot, so found it...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

I come every year for the Rodeo and stay for two weeks. So you know I need a great place to stay away from home that long. The beads are great! staff is excellent and attentive with my needs. not to mention the great location to the NGR Stadium, Galleria and Downtown. They have it all. They have improved tremendously...

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Miami Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visit Houston a lot for business. This is my favorite place to stay while in Houston. The staff is always friendly and accommodating. Erica at the front desk always sees to our check in being smooth and stress free. A great staff makes all the difference!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always have such nice experiences with the staff at this hotel. The front desk and concierge are eager to help, and very welcoming. Great location, very close to the galleria and rice village. Would highly recommend to anyone.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family visited from out of town for the weekend and we received excellent service from Montze! The accommodations were made on short notice and we had an excellent stay! Montze was very helpful in helping us decide what we wanted in our room. 5 stars for this location and the staff.

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Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am currently staying at this place. Its a non-smoking room that stinks of SMoke. Its almost to the point of suffocation. My wife has asthma and my 3 year old son are both struggling to get any sleep in this room. This hotel is not fit to entertain guests, IHG needs to quickly run down this place.

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Valparaiso, Indiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleased with location of this hotel which has both easy access to freeways and free shuttles to both galleria and mdanderson. Rooms needing updating but main floor great. We were puzzled that the breakfast buffet was included for only one of our two-night stay -.had not seen any other hotel do that before.

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dhollier, Director of Sales at Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks, responded to this review

Hello and thanks for the 4 star rating! I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. I'm afraid the breakfast should have been for both nights if you bought a rate that included it. I am very sorry! Hope that you will come back soon! Best regards, Debbie

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the whole hotel was very good, clean and the staff very friendly. the meals were good with a good variety of food available and a very good breakfast with lots of choices the hostess Ara was excellent in helping us as a family with a 19 month old child

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dhollier, Director of Sales at Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks, responded to this review

Hello Alan and thanks for the 5 star rating! Glad that you enjoyed your stay and I'll let Zara know that you appreciated her assistance. Please come back and see us soon! Best regards, Debbie

Chattanooga, TN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had to attend a memorial service in Houston and this Crowne Plaza was the closest to the venue. Originally we had planned to walk from the hotel to where the memorial service was being held (at 4:00 on a Friday) but it was raining cats and dogs the afternoon we arrived. The hotel gave us an...

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dhollier, Director of Sales at Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks, responded to this review

Hello Don and thanks for the 4 star rating! I am glad that you were pleased with services and the van drivers. I am sorry that your need to stay was for a memorial service and offer my condolences. I do hope you will come back. Best regards, Debbie

Rockport
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying here has been very pleasant. So many places and things close by. I can watch for traffic back ups before leaving to drs visits. Its Houston so there may be a traffic jam somewhere. The rooms are clean and housekeeping is very attentive to your needs also. We've stayed here before and always been a great place. We will...

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dhollier, Director of Sales at Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for the 5 star review! I am glad that you enjoy your stays with us and we look forward to your return. Best regards, Debbie

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and discover the best location in Houston! The Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks is centrally located in the center of it all! You are a short ride to the Galleria area, the Texas Medical Center, Reliant Park, Toyota Center, Minute Maid Park, the George R. Brown Convention Center and the Central Business District. There are also dozens of restaurants and nightlife in walking distance or take the hotel shuttle anywhere in a 3 mile radius. Guest rooms are very spacious and well appointed with microwaves and micro-fridges in every room. Throughout our hotel, you will encounter eclectic yet elegant design. Comfortably relax in restyled conversation areas and let us take care of you with warm Texas hospitality. To enhance your stay please know that we are prepared to cater to your every need, and we are proud to offer the Sleep Advantage, Quiet Zone & Guaranteed Wake Up Call programs to help ensure you get the best sleep possible and start your day right. For your business needs you can count on complimentary High-Speed Wireless Internet throughout the hotel, a full service business center, complimentary shuttle service to nearby offices and coffee in the lobby. The Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks is located near Greenway Plaza, Occidental, Koch Industries, Chevron, Fugro, University of Houston, Rice University, TSU, Houston Baptist University to name a few. We look forward to serving you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks

Address: 2712 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77098-4607
Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston
Price Range: $91 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks 3.5*
Number of rooms: 354
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Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks Hotel Houston
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#49 Business Hotel in Houston
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