Sonder at the Rice

909 Texas Ave., Houston, TX 77002 United States (USA) near Exit 47b on I-45 (~0.7mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Property
29.760535-95.3627462
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  • With an indoor pool!
  • Avg. Group Discount of 12.9%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 16 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 18 floors
  • Hotel has 14 suites
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • Group friendly rating of 7.8/10

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Local Attractions

Downtown provides residents and tourists alike not only a noteworthy nightlife with convenient access to transportation but an eclectic assortment of high-end dining and shopping. Navigating your way through the city is preferred as the sidewalks come paired with a wide throng of charming cafes and thriving pubs. Treat not only your stomachs, but your eyes to the murals showcased in one of the many art museums freckled throughout the area. More athlete than aesthete? Every insatiable sports fanatic can find solace in being within walking distance of Minute Maid Park, home of the Houston Astros as well as the BVVA Stadium, home to the Houston Dynamo. With endless entertainment satisfying even the toughest of critics, Downtown Houston is waiting to welcome all those who are adventurous and provocative enough to enter. There's plenty to offer within walking distance. Try out La Fisheria or Flying Saucer Draught Emporium to experience Houston's best food and drink.

Property Description

Sonder at The Rice features a selection of units ranging from studios to one and two bedroom suites. Each floorplan is unique and features creative touches ranging from classic and timeless to modern and chic - including clawfoot tubs, fully-equipped kitchens, and in-suite laundry. You'll love the indoor pool, fitness center, and terrace lounge. Located in downtown, known for hip restaurants and shopping, you'll be just blocks away from Market Square Park, the theatre district, George R Brown Convention center, Minute Maid Park, and the Toyota Center.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 18
Rooms: 16
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 16
Handicap Rooms:
Rooms with 1 Bed: 8
Rooms with 2 Beds: 8
Suites: 14
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Once Per Stay
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 500 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 15000 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Pool Info:
The indoor pool is open until 10 pm.
Ownership: Sonder USA
Policies / Expenses
Nightly Parking: $0
Typical Group Deposit: 10%
Total Taxes: 17.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Cleaning Fee: 75.00 Per Stay
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 10.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 9.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 20.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 10.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 20.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 1.50 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 2.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Grocery service
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Television
  • Terrace

Airport & Shuttle Information

Less than 30 minutes drive from George Bush International (IAH) or William P Hobby (HOU) Airport.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Parking Info

Garage parking is included with your stay free of charge.

Internet / WiFI

Wifi is free and available in all units and lounge spaces.

Previously known as:
Sonder Houston

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Sonder at the Rice

Rate fluctuations of Sonder at the Rice

The graph above is seasonality of room rates for both group/meeting quotes and the lowest online individual rates we could find at the time the group bid was entered. The most competitive group deal shown is 50.0% in January 2021 and the highest average individual rate is $235 in the month of January 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 Sonder at the Rice in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Sonder at the Rice

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Sonder at the Rice.

Feel free to use the Sonder at the Rice 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
Board Room 25 x 12 x 10 300--/----------24--/--------
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Board Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
300 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
25 x 12 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$900.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$400.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$1200.00 USD
Photo of Board Room

FAQs about Sonder at the Rice

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00 PM 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 11:00 AM 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 Sonder at the Rice have?

There are 16 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Sonder at the Rice?

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

What parking is available at Sonder at the Rice?

Garage parking is included with your stay free of charge.

How much does internet cost?

Wifi is free and available in all units and lounge spaces.

Is there a gym at Sonder at the Rice?

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

Is there a pool at Sonder at the Rice?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. The indoor pool is open until 10 pm..

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