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HOUSTON, TEXAS PROPERTY EST. 1924 • NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES The Sam Houston Hotel, which first opened in 1924, is listed in the National Register of Historic Places and recently completed an extensive, locally inspired renovation, making it a gem among the various venues and hotels in downtown Houston. Named after Samuel Houston, Texas’ first president and seventh governor, guests of The Sam Houston, Curio Collection by Hilton can enjoy authentic hospitality, personalized service, and contemporary amenities within a historic setting. Boasting a prime location convenient to Houston’s Theater District, major companies, sports and entertainment venues, urban parks, and a wealth of shopping and dining opportunities, this downtown Houston hotel is an ideal choice for anyone visiting the area. When the hotel opened, guests could rent a room for $2 per night; if they splurged and spent an extra 50¢, they received a room with a private bath. ORIGINAL HOTEL CLASSIC SERVICE CONTEMPORARY DÉCOR ART DECO REVIVAL AMENITIES 100 guestrooms and suites. Each featuring luxurious linens, work area, in-room safe, adjustable thermostat, in-room coffee maker, and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Guests enjoy complimentary access to the hotel’s 24-hour fitness center, 24-hour business center, and complimentary transportation within the downtown Houston area. Concierge desk, laundry service, and newsstand are on-site. Meeting and event space available. DINING Taking its name from the 17 railroads that extended from the city to various points across Texas and the Gulf Coast, on-site restaurant, *17, offers modern American cuisine with a carefully curated menu focusing on seasonal farm-to-table principles and using locally sourced ingredients. The Sam Bar is a local favorite with a wide selection of premium spirits and tempting food menu, including their famous Rock Shrimp Tacos. LOCATION In the heart of downtown Houston, The Sam Houston hotel is only a few blocks from the Theater District, Downton Aquarium, Historic Market Square Park, Jones Hall for the Performing Arts, Toyota Center, Minute Maid Park, and BBVA Compass Stadium. Other nearby attractions include Bayou Music Center and House of Blues. William P. Hobby Airport: 11 miles, 25 minutes. George Bush Int’l Airport: 22 miles, 30 minutes. 1117 Prairie Street Houston, TX 77002 T 832.200.8800
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