THE SAM HOUSTON HOTEL CURIO A COLLECTION BY HILTON

1117 Prairie St., Houston, TX 77002 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
4.0 Star Downtown Hotel in Harris County
29.75986-95.36044
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4.0/ 5

Based on 311 guest reviews

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  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 100 rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 10 floors
  • Hotel has 9 suites
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time: 12:00PM
  • Group booking rating of 6.3/10
  • 3 meeting rooms in hotel

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Check Rates1 Bedroom Suite 1 King Bed + Sofa Bed Free Internet Fridge Microwave
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Check Rates1 King 1 Bedroom Suite Mobility Hearing Accessible with Tub Visual Firealarm Door Phone Alert
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Check Rates1 King Bed 1 Bedroom Suite Parlor Sofa Bed Refridgerator Microwave Mp3 Clock
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Check Rates1 King Bed 1 Bedroom Suite Room Only
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Check Rates1 King Bed 2 Bathroom Suite
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Check Rates1 King Bed 2 Bathroom Suite Parlor
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Check Rates1 King Bed Accessible Deluxe Suite
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Check Rates1 King Bed Complimentary High Speed
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Check Rates1 King Bed Deluxe Room
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Check Rates1 King Bed Deluxe Room Complimentary High Speed Serenity Bed Luxury Linens
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Check Rates1 King Bed Deluxe Room Free Internet
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Check Rates1 King Deluxe Hearing Accessible
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Check Rates1 King Deluxe Mobility Hearing Accessible Bathtub
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Check Rates1 King Deluxe Mobility Hearing Accessible Roll In Shower
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Check Rates1 King Deluxe Suite Hearing Accessible
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Check Rates1 King Dl Hearing Accessible
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Check Rates1 King Dl Mob Hea Accessible Ri Shw
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Check Rates1 King Jnr Suite 2 Bathrm Suite
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Check Rates2 Double Beds
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Check Rates2x Points Package 1 King Bed 1 Bedroom Suite Parlor Sofa Bed Refridgerator Microwave Mp3 Clock
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Check Rates2x Points Package 1 King Deluxe Hearing Accessible Visual Firealarm Door Phone Alert
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Check Rates2x Points Package 1 King Deluxe Mobility Hearing Accessible Roll In Shower Visual Firealarm Door Pho
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Check Rates2x Points Package 2 Double Beds Complimentary High Speed Serenity Bed Luxury Linens
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Check RatesDeluxe Room 1 King Bed
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Check RatesDeluxe Room 1 King Bed Accessible
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Check RatesJunior Suite 1 King Bed (2 Bathrooms)
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Local Attractions

The Sam Houston Hotel is located in the heart of the Central Business District within walking distance of the Theatre District, George R. Brown Convention Center, local courthouses, restaurants, nightlife, Minute Maid Park and the new Toyota Center.

Customer Reviews of The Sam Houston Hotel Curio a Collection by Hilton

4.0 out of 5. Based on 311 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Discover This Downtown Houston HotelHistoric. Authentic. Houston.Welcome to The Sam Houston Hotel,a CURIO Collection by Hilton a Downtown Houston hotel where guests enjoy warm hospitality and personalized service. At The Sam Houston Hotel, a CURIO Collection by Hilton, we cater to your individual preferences, whether your stay is for business, a celebration or simply to relax and unwind. The ideal choice among hotels in Downtown Houston, we're located enviably close to the best attractions in the city and offer a distinct hospitality experience.While at The Sam Houston Hotel, a CURIO Collection by Hilton, enjoy fine American cuisine and a well-rounded wine list at *17 Restaurant. Or, relax with a creative cocktail or a local beer at The Sam Bar.Our premier event space, Veranda by *17, looks out on the Houston skyline and provides the perfect setting for a wedding ceremony, business meeting or reception. Our other meeting and event spaces include The Raven Room, adjacent to our intimate Board Room. The Sam Houston Hotel, A CURIO Collection by Hilton is conveniently located near Chase Tower, One and Two Shell Plaza, Bank of America, BG Group Place, Chevron, Houston Center, many other major corporate offices, Minute Maid Park, Toyota Center, BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston Theater District, Bayou Place, Green Street and House of Blues. The Sam Houston Hotel is also within walking distance of all downtown courthouses, the George R. Brown Convention Center, Discovery Green Park, Metro Rail and some of Houston's best restaurants and bars.For a true Houston experience, come to The Sam Houston Hotel, a CURIO Collection by Hilton

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 PM
Check Out:12:00PM
Year of Last Renovation:2003
Floors:10
Rooms:100
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:100
Handicap Rooms:5
Suites:9
Room Windows:Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:3 View Spaces
Meeting Space:3258 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 170 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:2:00p-11:00p (weekends); 2pm-11pm (weeknights)
Pool Info:We do not have a pool.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
For individual travelers -24 Hours prior to the day of arrival to avoid a one night's charge and tax. Group cancellation please contact hotel sales department
Nightly Parking:32
Typical Group Deposit:25% of estimated charges
Total Taxes:17.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.25%
Occupancy Tax:17.00%
Food and Beverage Tax:23.00% (subject to change)
Parking Fee:32.00 Per Night (subject to change)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Food and Beverage Service Charge:23.00% (subject to change)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Small dogs are permitted. Pet fee will apply


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • 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
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

18 miles from IAH; 12 miles from Hobby

Local Shuttle Info: Local transportation within Downtown area only from 7:00am - 10:00pm. (subject to change)

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

American Breakfast $10-26 per person, plus tax.Hours:Monday - Friday | 6:30am - 10:00amSaturday - Sunday | 7:30am - 11:00am

About Hilton Hotels and Resorts

  • Bed & Breakfast Packages for two at select locations
  • Have serenity beds made by Serta and Peter Thomas Roth hair & skincare bath amenities
  • Pre-arrival planning services
  • Pet Friendly Program

The Hilton Hotels and Resorts highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Alden Hotel, Alden Houston, The Sam Houston Hotel

Hotel Rate Trends at The Sam Houston Hotel Curio a Collection by Hilton

Rate fluctuations of The Sam Houston Hotel Curio a Collection by Hilton

The chart above shows averages of prices for both group quotes and the best individual traveler rates our rate checker could find at the time the group offer was entered. The lowest group deal shown is 35.2% in March 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $265 in the month of September 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Sam Houston Hotel Curio a Collection by Hilton in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Sam Houston Hotel Curio a Collection by Hilton

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Sam Houston Hotel Curio a Collection by Hilton.

Feel free to use the The Sam Houston Hotel Curio a Collection by Hilton meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Houston 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
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Veranda 40 x 60 x 20 2400170/----1267060----/--200215--
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Veranda

The Veranda is the The Sam Houston, a CURIO COllection by Hilton largest space. It is enclosed and climate controlled with an indoor/outdoor feel.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2400 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
40 x 60 x 20 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
4
Windows:
6
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
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Raven Room 45 x 13 x 9 58532/40--24----20--/--4040--
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Raven Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
585 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
45 x 13 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Mockingbird BoardRoom 21 x 13 x 9 273--/----------12--/--------
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Mockingbird BoardRoom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
273 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
21 x 13 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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