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“Magnificent hotel at the lake” 5 of 5 stars
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Hilton Houston NASA Clear Lake
Ranked #91 of 488 Hotels in Houston
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“Magnificent hotel at the lake”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Stayed at this Hilton for 3 nights with my sibblings from Vancouver and Los Angeles while attending my niece wedding banquet. Enjoyed the awesome view of the marina and the lake.
At night we could see from our room the well lit-up Kemah Boardwalk which is 5 km away.
Hotel staff was very helpful and service is fabulous.
Visited the astounding NASA Space Center - very informative, took the NASA tram tour, traced the progression of the space program at the Starship Gallery, experienced the sensation of a Blast Off with 7 milliom pounds of thrust push a 4 milliom pound vehicle skyward. Also experienced the challenges of living and working in space during the live presentation.
Love to stay at Hilton again when visiting Houston in future.

Room Tip: Choose lakeview for a majestic scenery
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Green Features: Very environmentally friendly hotel with the use of efficent daylight saving bulbs, devices and refrigerators.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

A wonderful example of what a fine hotel should be like. The entire staff was friendly and helpful with any request that was made. An excellant hotel, not to mention it also has an outstanding location. We will stay here again when in the area.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We arrived for a weekend getaway to NASA and I booked a room at the Hilton based only upon the pictures provided on the hotel website. I don't know what I was thinking, I almost always check TripAdvisor prior to booking. Anyway, I thought that my Diamond status would get us a nice room even though I booked the cheapest room on the net.

Upon arrival, I asked the clerk about the availability of a lake view room. She told me that because of the long weekend those were all sold out. She said she could transfer us the folowing day. My wife spoke to a housekeeper shortly thereafter who stated there were a couple roioms available on the 14th floor that she could have placed us in, but it is possible those rooms were reserved at a much higher rate so I can't fault the hotel for something I am not sure about.

Anyway, we check in to our room and have a beautiful view over the swimming pool, marina, and a good portion of the lake including the light house. We decided a bird in hand and did not even ask to be transferred. Our room also had a spacious refrigerator, I don't know if this is typical of this hotel or if it was an elite HHonors privilege but it was very much appreciated.

The room is spacious enough and has good access to electrical outlets for keeping all our electronics charged and running. The bathroom was very cramped, but had great water pressure in the shower.

The breakfast buffet (gratis for HHonors Gold/Diamond) was very good. There was a nice selection of hot entres as well as fruits, breads, and other assorted goodies. There was an upcharge of $6 offered for a full made to order breakfast but after checking the buffet there was no reason to indulge ourselves in that luxury.

My biggrest complaint, and a minor one at that, is the Internet spped. I tested the download speed and received a poor reading of: Download :: 390 Kbps. This makes it hard for me to stram my Netflix movies as I now prefer that to watching broadcast TV.

We loved sitting on the balcony in the executive lounge. It offers a refrigerator filled with soft drinks and water, as well as some salty snacks and fresh fruit.

All in all, though, a wonderful stay that I would not hesitate to book again.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

This is just an A+ Hotel to stay. It has many close places to go with the family. and different prices depending on budget to choose from if you want to go out and eat, or have fun. but once you are in your room you just want to rest before even thinking what places to go.the view from my room was excellent.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013 via mobile

I have stayed here several times on business and always get a room with the "Lake View". The hotel is always clean and the staff is friendly. At night you can sit down at the bar with the best bar tender "Herman"! Great food and company. Always a pleasure. Also, it's just down the road from NASA and about a 12 minute car ride to Kemah Boardwalk. Nice place.

  • Stayed August 2013
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tomball, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

The proximity to the Space Center as well as the early check-in made this one-night stay feel like two days. The pool area was clean, nice and was adjacent to Clear Lake. The bar staff was friendly and there was plenty of parking closer to the front door than what one would find at a grocery store. There are ice machines on every floor which I thought was universal until a recent stay at another hotel. Great restaurants are less than 10 minutes away when using the very convenient NASA Parkway. The view from our 11th floor room was breathtaking. At night you could see the lit-up Kemah boardwalk which is only 5 miles from the hotel. The lakeside faces east providing great sunrise views. Although off in the distance, you can make out the San Jacinto monument. The restaurant has floor to ceiling windows for another great opportunity to see the lake activity. We plan on staying again next year.

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled with family
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I've had mixed reviews for Hiltons around the country. Often, they're old and a bit shabby. This Hilton was very good. The place seemed updated, and the rooms were large and comfortable. I was given a room on the lake side of the hotel, and the view was wonderful. This place is highly recommended if you're in Houston to visit Johnson Spaceflight Center, as I was (on business.)

Stayed August 2013, traveled on business
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Property: Hilton Houston NASA Clear Lake
Address: 3000 Nasa Pkwy, Houston, TX 77058-4322
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Location: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#16 Green Hotel in Houston
#50 Romantic Hotel in Houston
#81 Business Hotel in Houston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hilton Houston NASA Clear Lake 3.5*
Number of rooms: 242
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our beautiful Clear Lake hotel boasts some of Houston hotels most breath-taking views. One of the best hotels near Houston, we pride ourselves on our service, recreation and access to water sports. Located only yards from the NASA Space Center, enjoy Houston's only waterfront hotel. Just 20 minutes from William P. Hobby Airport, this hotel lets you make the most out of your time in the area. Stay productive thanks to the 24-hour business center or get some work done from the comfort of your guest room thanks to the wireless internet access. All rooms and suites combine comfortable furnishings and signature beds with modern technology and impressive water views. Work out in the modern fitness center or swim in the outdoor pool. Relax with a poolside cocktail under the warm Texan sun with lake views or head to Luna restaurant for delicious cuisine in elegant settings. A range of 18 flexible function rooms include intimate boardrooms and grand ballrooms, offering space for up to 600 attendees. ... more   less 
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