The city of Houston is the largest most populated in the state of Texas. Founded nearing the mid 1800s, Houston first served as a port and train industrial area, but throughout time developed into a bustling business district with large infrastructure both for commercial and recreational uses. The large city is home to three public airports, namely the George Bush Intercontinental Airport, William P. Hobby Airport, and the Ellington Airport, making it easy for travelers from far away to enter and exit the city. The city is also home to the Space Center Houston, the Houston Zoo, the Downtown Aquarium, and so much more. Apart from this, the city also boasts many different hotels–many of which have stunning rooftop pools. The list we’ve prepared for you gathers some of the best hotels to stay in while you’re here. Check out the list below and find your perfect room!
If you’re heading to the area of downtown Houston, you might want to check out the beautiful Marriott Marquis Houston. This four star hotel provides guests with a flat screen television, along with ironing facilities, a coffee maker, and a fridge found in all of the hotel rooms. The hotel also comes with different restaurants and establishments, which provide travelers with a one of a kind gastronomic adventure. However, what really takes the spotlight at the Marriott Marquis Houston is the stunning and breathtaking rooftop hotel available for all guests to use. Guests will not only find a simple lap pool outdoors but will also find a Texas-shaped lazy river next to the rooftop lap pool. These fantastic pools are also made available for use all year round, making it a perfect vacation spot no matter what season you’re coming to the area.
Found in the heart of Houston just off Interstate 10, the Westin Houston Memorial City is a beautiful four star hotel equipped with luxurious amenities and stunning rooms. On the 18th floor of the hotel, guests will also find a beautiful and stunning infinity pool, which overlooks the beautiful cityscape of Houston. The rooms come equipped with a flat screen television with satellite connection, a luxurious bathroom, and a coffee maker with Starbucks coffee. Apart from this, getting around the areas of Houston is made easy at the Westin Houston Memorial City. The hotel offers guests a free shuttle service, taking you to nearby areas within 8 kilometers (5 mi) from the hotel. With much to offer, this hotel is definitely worth checking out!
Westin Houston Memorial City
Address: 945 Gessner Road
Price: from 147 USD
Concierge service Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Parking Trouser press CCTV in common areas Secured parking Paid WiFi Swimming pool
Found just a few minutes away from The Galleria and the Water Wall, the Hilton Houston Post Oak hotel boasts numerous features and amenities to pamper guests throughout any length of stay. The four star hotel equips all hotel rooms with a flat screen television with cable channels, strong Wi-Fi access, a beautiful and luxurious private bathroom, and much more. The hotel also has a great fitness gym, an on-site restaurant with appetizing dishes, and parking available. If you’re headed to this hotel, you may also want to check out the fantastic outdoor pool area, which comes with lounge and dining areas, as well as an outdoor bar. Relax and unwind at the poolside with your favorite cocktails, and find yourself at this luxurious retreat at the Hilton Houston Post Oak by the Galleria.
Hilton Houston Post Oak by the Galleria
Address: 2001 Post Oak Boulevard
Price: from 121 USD
Key card access Meeting/banquet facilities Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Designated smoking area Heating All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Secured parking Beauty Services
Found 10 minutes away by foot from the Minute Maid Park, in the area of downtown Houston, the Magnolia Hotel Houston is a fantastic four star hotel equipped with stunning features and amenities for a truly luxurious vacation experience. Each room in the hotel comes with a large flat screen television, a spacious work desk and seating area, strong free Wi-Fi access, and so much more. Access to the different areas nearby is also made easy with a free shuttle service available to all. At the rooftop of this hotel, guests will be able to use a stunning outdoor lap pool, which overlooks the cityscape of downtown Houston. Lounge around the pool any time of day and enjoy the superb views and rooftop breeze at the Magnolia Hotel Houston.
Magnolia Hotel Houston, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Address: 1100 Texas Avenue
Price: from 119 USD
Pets allowed Laundry Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Accessible parking Physical distancing in dining areas Restaurant Auditory guidance Wheelchair accessible
Popular among travelers, the Royal Sonesta Houston hotel is located in downtown Houston just a few minutes away from the Galleria Shopping Center. The luxurious four star hotel equips rooms with a flat screen television with premium cable channels, a single serve coffee machine, and a refrigerator. Guests are provided with plenty outside the hotel rooms and will be able to find and make use of the hotel’s fitness facility with cardiovascular equipment, and dine in the the Ara and Axis restaurants. Apart from all this, the Royal Sonesta Houston hotel also provides guests with access to a beautiful rooftop pool, which stays open until late. Enjoy the morning sun, the afternoon breeze, or the nighttime cityscape views from this stunning rooftop pool area.
Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria
Address: 2222 West Loop South
Price: from 109 USD
Outdoor pool Internet services Gift shop Children television networks On-site parking Accessible parking Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Trouser press
The Hyatt Place Houston Galleria is a fantastic three star hotel located in uptown Houston. Favored by many, this affordable hotel comes equipped with many different facilities and amenities to pamper guests throughout the vacation stay. The hotel’s on-site restaurant, the Urban Star, features delicious breakfast, lunch, and dinner choices, with the option of having grab-and-go meals. The restaurant also caters to in-room dining, making staycations even more enjoyable. Accessible all-year round, the shaded outdoor pool is available for use to all guests. The pool not only comes with a relaxing poolside lounge area, but also has a great view of the surrounding areas, perfect for your relaxing afternoons or evenings to cap off the day.
Hyatt Place Houston Galleria
Address: 5252 West Alabama, Houston, TX 77056, USA
Price: from 150 USD
Star Rating: Three Star
Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.7 (from 904 reviews)
Nestled in the heart of Houston, The Whitehall Houston is a popular four star retreat for all kinds of travelers heading to this part of town. Visit the hotels three on-site restaurants and try out the delectable dishes in store for you, or visit the 24-hour fitness center for early morning or late night exercise sessions. In addition to all this, a rooftop outdoor pool is available for use to all guests. The beautifully designed pool is also surrounded by a lounge area with a sun deck, making it a great place to relax no matter what time of day. After your long day out, prepare to unwind in one of the fantastic rooms, which come prepared with fast Wi-Fi access, a spacious work desk, cable television, and so much more. Enjoy the city of Houston from this fantastic hotel.
The Whitehall Houston
Address: 1700 Smith Street
Price: from 145 USD
Family rooms Outdoor pool (all year) Dry cleaning Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Swimming pool Breakfast options Air conditioning Meeting/banquet facilities
Just a stone’s throw away from the Toyota Center Sports Arena, the Four Seasons Hotel Houston is the stunning five star hotel retreat for you. The luxurious hotel is located in downtown Houston, and brings travelers close to all the nearby attractions, such as the Discovery Green Park, the Minute Maid Park, the Downtown Aquarium, and so much more. The rooms in this hotel come standard with a flat screen television with cable channels, a DVD player, an iPod dock, a spacious deck, and a mini bar. The bathrooms are also lavishly designed with a stunning marble interior. Apart from this, guests will also be able to use the hotel’s fantastic outdoor pool and poolside lounge area, which stays open until late, making a relaxing outdoor experience great for any time of day.
Four Seasons Hotel Houston
Address: 1300 Lamar Street
Price: from 239 USD
Breakfast options Fitness centre Wine/champagne Private parking Mobile app for room service On-site parking Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Board games/puzzles
9. Hotel Derek
Hotel Derek is an upscale accommodation located within walking distance from Galleria Mall and near the city center. Rooms have a seating area with a work desk - making it perfect for those travelling for work. Rooms also have a mini bar, flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi and safes. There are also rooms with balconies with views of the city, so be sure to check the room description before booking. There’s an outdoor pool (heated during colder months) for guests to take a dip in after a day out in the city.
Address: 2525 West Loop South, Houston, TX, USA
10. Hotel Sorella CityCentre
This hotel is located in west Houston, in an area with upscale shopping and restaurants. Because of its location (downtown Houston is 24.5 km [15.2 mi] away), the hotel offers a free shuttle service within an 8 km (4.9 mi) radius. Your stay includes a delicious continental breakfast. Rooms have a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi and work desk and the rooms are designed in a Euro-minimal style. Health-conscious guests can also use the outdoor pool, spa and gym.
Hotel Sorella Citycentre
Address: 800 West Sam Houston Parkway North, Houston, TX, USA
Beauty and the breeze
All of the rooftop pools in Houston are sure to give you amazing views of the cityscape and provide a place to feel the fresh breeze while enjoying the sunset. Check out the accommodations, and book your stay while rooms remain vacant!
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