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Safe Neighborhoods To Stay In Houston, Texas

Safe Neighborhoods To Stay In Houston, Texas
Tenissa
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As a metropolitan city in Texas, Houston is a must-visit destination for everyone traveling the most southern state of the United States. Hermann Park is definitely a perfect spot for relaxation. This public park is so massive that it may take you a few hours to walk its every corner. Marvel at the fountain, arched entrance gate, and lush landscape. There is also plenty of space to enjoy a picnic, walk your dog and have a jog. Moreover, Houston is also known for its Museum District that features numerous museums for you to visit, including the popular ones like Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Houston Museum of Natural Science and Children’s Museum of Houston. And, if you are wondering whether Houston is safe enough for you, you should not worry. Keep reading to see the safe neighborhoods to stay in Houston, Texas.

1. Willowbrook (from USD 109)


Home to Willowbrook Mall, an excellent place for you to shop and explore all the retail shops, and try some of the restaurants, Willowbrook is the first one on the list. As one of the best places to live in Texas, Willowbrook guarantees safety in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood with an urban feel. For the best stay, why don’t you book a room in La Quinta Inn and Suites? You can enjoy a quick drive to the city center and stay in a room that is equipped with a microwave, a refrigerator, and a private bathroom. Even better, free wireless internet is available. If you would like to relax after a day out in the city, you can enjoy a soak in the swimming pool.

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2. Montrose

Montrose Houston

Picturesque coffee shops and numerous art galleries are two of the things Montrose is famous for. Having a low crime rate, Montrose is another neighborhood that you will find safe to stay. You do not have to worry about walking alone at night. To enjoy a great stay in Montrose, you may want to consider booking this modern apartment that is located in Houston’s Museum District. Facilities you can enjoy include a spacious living room with a sofa and a cable TV, an equipped kitchen and a comfortable bedroom that comes with a double bed. A swimming pool is also available as part of the communal facilities and you can access its wireless internet for free.

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3. Memorial (from USD 83)

Memorial Park Houston

Memorial should make a nice place to stay during your trip as there are plenty of restaurants, coffee shops, and bars. Beautiful parks are also scattered throughout. And, the majority of the residents tend to be on the liberal side. You do not need to worry about crimes and safety when staying here. To support your stay, Hilton Garden Inn is at your disposal. The accommodation offers a room that comes with a microwave, a refrigerator, and a coffeemaker. You, as a guest, can indulge in good drinks in the lounge and enjoy an outdoor swimming pool for relaxation.

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4. Houston Heights (from 200)


When you set foot in Houston Heights, you may feel as if you were taken back into the historic period of the late 1800s. This community area boasts houses and buildings that display rich and unique architecture. The neighborhood itself is pretty quiet and there are very few crimes. A really nice place to stay in Houston Heights is Sara’s Bed and Breakfast Inn as it offers many room options from twin room and king room to executive suite and presidential suite. The accommodation also features a garden, a sun deck, and free wireless internet in public areas.

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5. Fairbanks (from USD 54)

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With a low crime rate, in which most of the crimes are related to property crimes, Fairbanks is considered a safe neighborhood to stay in Houston. You can enjoy a tranquil atmosphere and indulge in a relaxed stay here. Do not forget to stay at ‘Extended Stay America’ and you may want to extend your stay in Houston after all. All rooms at this hotel feature fully equipped kitchens and upgraded bedding with extra pillows. In the morning, get a complimentary grab-and-go breakfast that offers muffins, hot cereal, breakfast bars as well as coffee and tea before you set out.

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6. Midtown (from USD 150)


As one of the best neighborhoods for millennials, Midwest is also a safe and peaceful neighborhood in Houston. Crimes in this neighborhood are relatively low. Midtown is one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city and if you stay here, you will be close to the Theater District and Museum District. You may also indulge in luxury as you book the apartment below. The property offers modern facilities that include a fitness center, an outdoor pool and a pool table for your entertainment. The apartment itself comes with a spacious bedroom, a seating area with a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom and an equipped kitchen.

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7. Afton Oaks (from USD 71)

Afton Oaks Houston

Situated close to Downtown Houston and The Galleria, Afton Oaks is an upscale residential neighborhood that is known for its opulent houses and low crime rate. Violent crimes rarely happen in the neighborhood and only very few property crimes take place. For your accommodation, Extended Stay America will be an excellent choice with its free breakfast every morning and modern amenities offered. You can stay in a spacious and comfortable room that is equipped with a private bathroom and a kitchen with appliances like a stovetop, a microwave, and a fridge.

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8. Spring Branch Central (from USD 130)


As a quiet and laid-back neighborhood in Houston with relatively low crime density, the old neighborhood of Spring Branch Central makes a safe and great place to stay if you are looking for a nice staycation. To support your stay, the following fully furnished suite features three bedrooms along with a flat-screen TV, a microwave and a modern bathroom among others. There is also wireless internet connection provided with free access in public areas.

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9. Lazybrook/Timbergrove (from USD 107)


Violent crimes rarely happen in Lazybrook/Timbergrove neighborhood and this makes it one of the safest in Houston. Located close to Memorial Park with green and lush trees in between the houses, this neighborhood guarantees a peaceful stay away from the hustle and bustle of a city. If you choose to stay in this neighborhood, there is no accommodation better than Sheraton Houston Brookhollow to keep you happy during your stay. The hotel is completely a non-smoking hotel that features rooms with flat-screen TVs, coffee makers, and signature sweet sleeper beds. You are also welcome to have a soak in the outdoor pool or enjoy a great workout in the well-equipped fitness center.

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10. Westbranch (from USD 58)


Last but not least, we include Westbranch as a safe neighborhood that is worth staying in Houston. Featuring Bear Creek Pioneers Park and Bear Creek Woods, Westbranch is among the best neighborhoods to raise a family. To accommodate your stay, Comfort Suites Houston is the best choice out here. Every room is equipped with a refrigerator, a microwave, and a cable TV to ensure you stay comfortable. Other amenities include free wireless internet in all areas and a swimming pool.

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Enjoy safe moments in Houston

Visit the museums, relax in the parks, explore as many other attractions as you can find and stay in safe neighborhoods. This way, you can enjoy safe and awesome moments in Houston and a fantastic vacation will surely be yours!

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Tenissa is a content writer, translator and editor. She enjoys being a globetrotter and has traveled to many countries around the world. So far, her favourite destination is Switzerland. She looks...Read more

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