83% Based on 479 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

A romantic stay in the heart of Houston awaits you at The Westin Houston Downtown. Within just a 10-minute stroll, you'll find popular attractions like Discovery Green and George R. Brown Convention Center. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, a free area shuttle, and a 24-hour fitness center.

All 200 rooms feature WiFi, flat-screen TVs, and coffee/tea makers. Refrigerators and round-the-clock room service make in-room dining convenient. Nice touches to enhance your stay include bathrobes and free toiletries, while pillowtop beds and premium bedding invite a good night's rest. Free weekday newspapers, free bottled water, and in-room massages are also available.

The café, Ballpark Cafe, is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. 5800 square feet (539 square meters) of event facilities include conference space, and other business amenities include a 24-hour business center. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas, a coffee shop/café, and coffee/tea in a common area. There's also the convenience of valet parking.

Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this 4-star Downtown Houston hotel include Minute Maid Park and Toyota Center.

Traditional Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$120 per night

Westin, Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Westin, Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Corner

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Westin, Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Westin, Traditional Double Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

83% of guests recommend out of 479 reviews

Excellent 280
Good 126
Average 38
Poor 18
Terrible 17
Value <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.5</span> out of 5
Service <span>4.5</span> out of 5

About the The Westin Houston Downtown

Location 1520 Texas Avenue, Houston, TX 77002

Property Features

There are 2 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Business amenities include a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. A computer station is on site and WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee. Event space at this hotel measures 5800 square feet (539 square meters) and includes conference space. A 24-hour fitness center, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at the business-friendly The Westin Houston Downtown. A free area shuttle within 3 mi is available. Parking is available for a fee. This 4-star Houston hotel is smoke free.

  • 200 guestrooms or units
  • 12 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 5 conference rooms
  • 5800 sq ft of conference space
  • 539 sq m of conference space
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental) (33.7 km / 20.9 mi)
  • Train station: Houston Station (1.9 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Metro station: Preston Station (0.7 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free area shuttle within 3 mi
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Westin Houston Downtown offers 200 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with pay movies. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Houston hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Weekday newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Ballpark Cafe - This café serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Vic and Anthonys - This steakhouse serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

For a daily discounted charge, guests may use the YMCA, which includes a swimming pool and squash/racquetball courts and is located six blocks from the hotel. The nearest golf course, Wildcat Municipal Golf Course, is eight miles away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room (weight limit: 40 lb)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Please note: Ice chests are permitted in guestrooms only if required for special medical or dietary needs.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: USD 19 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 34.64 per day (in/out privileges)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Houston Downtown Westin
  • Westin Hotel Houston Downtown
  • Westin Houston Downtown
  • Westin Houston Downtown Hotel
  • At The Ballpark Houston
  • Inn At The Ballpark Hotel Houston
  • Hotel At The Ballpark

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly using the information on your booking confirmation.