Holiday Inn Kemah

805 Harris Ave., Kemah, TX 77565 United States (USA) near Exit 23 on I-45 (~6.3mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Property
IHG launches IHG Way of Clean program: Reduced contact at check-in / reception services; Visible verification of sanitized items in guest rooms; Additional deep cleaning of high touch surfaces, social distancing in public spaces; New standards and service approach to buffets, banquets, room-service and catering.

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Local Attractions

Kemah Boardwalk, NASA, Johnson Space Center, Clear Lake, Galveston beaches, Big League Dreams Sports Plex, Star Fleet Yachts(dinner cruises), TBone Tom's and so much more
4.0 out of 5. Based on 279 guest reviews

Property Description

Located on Galveston Bay, where a constant breeze and endless family entertainment abound; the new Holiday Inn Kemah is conveniently located within walking distance from the famous Kemah Boardwalk, 25 miles from Downtown Houston and Galveston Island. Whether it's water sports, dining, shopping, or just wanting somewhere to spend the day, the Holiday Inn Kemah is the place. Blast off at Space Center Houston, stroll through the Armand Bayou Nature Center, and relax on the water at Clear Lake. The Big League Field Sports Plex,Galveston Beaches and the new La Porte Cruise Terminal are just a short drive away. Business travelers will appreciate that we keep you connected with our free wired and wireless high-speed Internet access, as well as copy and fax services in our 24-hour business center. Dupont, Exxon Mobil, Marathon Petroleum and Praxair are just a few of the companies that call the Kemah area home.Relax in your own modern but comfortable room, including a microwave, refrigerator, executive desk and ergonomic chair, 32” flat panel TV, and the best night's sleep you've had in weeks. If you're hungry, come downstairs to our Sporting News Grill & Bar or order in room service. Whether planning a social occasion or corporate meeting, our 2278 total sq. ft. of meeting space and catering services will make your next event a success. Come to Kemah, TX and stay with us!

Green Sustainability

This hotel recycles and purchases environmental friendly when possible. We also encourage our guest to do the same.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2010
Floors: 5
Rooms: 128
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 128
Handicap Rooms: 7
Suites: 8
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1872 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 120 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.5 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 5PM - 12AM
Pool Info: 10am - 10pm
Policies / Expenses
Hotel cancellation policy is 48 Hours for individual guest. Please pay attention to your group contract as the policy may be different for the group as a whole.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 1st Night plus tax - Minimum of 10 sleep rooms req
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.25%
Occupancy Tax: 13.00%
City Tax: 6.00%
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 30.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge: 0.00% (Included in Meeting Room)
Banquet Bartender Fees: 150.00 Per Hour
Chef Attendant Fees: 75.00 Per Night
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 10.00 Per Person (Sideline's Bar & Grill)
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 13.00 Per Person (Meetings)
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 12.50 Per Person (Sideline's Bar & Grill)
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 30.00 Per Person (Meetings)
Morning Break Cost: 10.00 Per Person (Meetings)
Afternoon Break Cost: 10.00 Per Person (Meetings)
Banquet Soda: 3.00 Per Person (Per consumed)
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.00 Per Person (Per consumed)
Banquet Hosted Bar: 32.00 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 35.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: Showtime
  • TV Channel: The Movie Channel
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports
  • TV Channel: Discovery Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Hobby Houston - 23 milesTaxi- $50 one wayBush - 50 milesTaxi-$50 one way

Local Shuttle Info: no shuttle

Breakfast Information

On site restaurant "Sideline's Bar & Grill" open now for breakfast daily and dinner. Featuring a tasty menu and daily specials. Bar is open at 5PM S/M/T/W/Th and closes at 11PM. Bar is open at 3PM Friday and Saturday and closes at 1AM or if no patrons at 11PM.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

Self park is complimentary. Extra parking located just outside the hotel gates as well.

Internet / WiFI

Enjoy complimentary Wi Fi in your guest room and throughout the hotel.

About Holiday Inn

  • Full-service hotel offering three different experiences: Holiday Inn Express ideal for the business traveler, Holiday Inn Resorts for family fun and relaxation, and the Holiday Inn Club Vacations, suitable for family and friends with spacious accommodations
  • Offering comfort and family-oriented service, children stay and eat free at Holiday Inn properties
  • Free high-speed internet access
  • Restaurants and bars on-site with good food and drinks for all ages
  • Indoor or Outdoor swimming pools based on location
  • Great exercise facilities
  • Based on select properties, Holiday Inn's The Hub is the perfect entertainment spot and gaming area with a media lounge, fire pits, etc.

The Holiday Inn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Seasonality and Projections at Holiday Inn Kemah

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Kemah

The chart above shows fluctuations of prices for both our group quotes and the best individual traveler prices we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was entered. The best group or meeting displayed is 20.4% in the month of January 2020 and the highest average individual rate is $179 in the month of March 2020. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Holiday Inn Kemah in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Kemah

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Kemah.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Kemah meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Kemah event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Lighthouse Ballroom 78 x 24 x 12 1872--/120--45454545--/--180187--
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Lighthouse Ballroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1872 Sq. Mi
78 x 24 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$700.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$700.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$700.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$700.00 USD
Meeting space pricing includes AV, projector, screen, sound, teleconference, power strips, flip charts, markers, set up, table cloths. Requirements to be eligible for a discounted rate;*Minimum 10 sleep rooms to actualize per night *Minimum $700.00 actualize in food/beverage for meeting
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FAQs about Holiday Inn Kemah

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Holiday Inn Kemah have?

There are 128 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Holiday Inn Kemah?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Holiday Inn Kemah?

On site restaurant "Sideline's Bar & Grill" open now for breakfast daily and dinner. Featuring a tasty menu and daily specials. Bar is open at 5PM S/M/T/W/Th and closes at 11PM. Bar is open at 3PM Friday and Saturday and closes at 1AM or if no patrons at 11PM.

What parking is available at Holiday Inn Kemah?

Self park is complimentary. Extra parking located just outside the hotel gates as well. Not enough parking facilities, according to 62%.

How much does internet cost?

Enjoy complimentary Wi Fi in your guest room and throughout the hotel.

Is there a gym at Holiday Inn Kemah?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Located near shopping areas and the beach. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a pool at Holiday Inn Kemah?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. 10am - 10pm.


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