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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here recently with a few colleagues as we needed to be close to downtown for meetings and prefer more contemporary style accommodations. We were blown away, not only by the beautiful hotel but also by the friendly staff. My room was spacious and clean with a super comfortable King bed. My only regret is that we couldn't use...

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SKhatri, Manager at The Whitehall Houston, responded to this review

Mario, thank you for being our guest at The Whitehall Houston. It's good to know you enjoyed our your stay with us and that you were impressed with the comfort of your room, especially with our cozy beds. It was a pleasure hosting you, and we look forward to welcoming you and your colleagues back soon! Best Regards, Sal Khatri...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my fiancé came to celebrate our anniversary and everyone at the hotel made us feel so special. The front desk manager Ashika Patel gave us a great room and complimentary champagne plus chocolate covered strawberries. She went above and beyond to make sure we had the best weekend. The valet was very nice and dropped us every where...

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Zieshaa, I'm glad to read that your anniversary celebration was fun-filled and that you had a wonderful time at The Whitehall Houston. We are thrilled to know you had an amazing time and loved our breakfast and the facilities we offer. I will surely share your praises with Ashika for a job well-done. We look forward to hosting you and...

Paris
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Whitehall is such a unique hotel to have in the heart of Houston. Perfect location downtown but close to Midtown which seems to be a great up and coming neighborhood. The hotel itself was beautifully decorated and very clean - I especially appreciated the hard wood floors in the room instead of carpet like most hotels do it. The...

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SKhatri, Manager at The Whitehall Houston, responded to this review

Ashley, we appreciate you sharing your wonderful feedback. It’s our pleasure knowing you enjoyed all the aspects of your stay and loved the location and the service provided by our well-trained staff. Thank you for recommending us, and we hope to welcome you and your friends back soon at The Whitehall Houston. Best Regards, Sal Khatri, General Manager

Culver City, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for a local wedding. The hotel was very nice. It is centrally located downtown so freeway is right there. Great staff, 3 restaurants and a outside bar. Food is delicious. I had street tacos and chips and fresh and tasty guacamole my first day for dinner at the outdoor bar. Singer and great ambiance. All the food...

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SKhatri, Manager at The Whitehall Houston, responded to this review

We are glad to have had the opportunity to host your stay while you were here to attend a wedding. It’s our pleasure knowing you loved our service and prime location. Our chef will be thrilled to know how much you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We hope to welcome you and your family soon at The Whitehall Houston....

Yorba Linda, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Whitehall in Houston was a positive experience I like the hotel room and the fact that our banquet that was downstairs was so close by. I also like the fact that they had breakfast in the morning that was complimentary with the stay. I would recommend this to anybody who was looking to stay in the area you will...

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SKhatri, Manager at The Whitehall Houston, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful feedback about The Whitehall Houston. We are thrilled to know you loved our complimentary breakfast, outstanding service and the facilities we offer. Thanks for recommending us, and we hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back on a future visit. Best Regards, Sal Khatri, General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I highly recommend The Whitehall Houston!!!! Undoubtedly my #1choice! Gorgeous hotel, amazing staff, excellent dining experience as well.......Fabulous place to stay ! This hotel was immaculate, clean and luxurious.

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SKhatri, Manager at The Whitehall Houston, responded to this review

I am delighted you had an excellent stay at The Whitehall Houston on your special day. We are delighted to know you loved all the aspects of your stay, especially our spotless property and excellent service. Thank you for recommending us, and we hope you will visit with us whenever your travels bring you to Houston. Best Regards, Sal Khatri...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful and unique hotel perfect, location! The concierge, Iris was very polite and helpful, along with the rest of staff. Our stay here was nothing less than delightful. Will definitely be back!!!!

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SKhatri, Manager at The Whitehall Houston, responded to this review

It was a pleasure having you as our guest at The Whitehall Houston. We are delighted to know you loved our property and the excellent service provided by our staff, especially Iris. I will definitely share your praises with them. Thank you for choosing us, and we look forward to hosting you again! Best Regards, Sal Khatri General Manager

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The front desk manager Ashika Patel did an excellent job. It's a beautiful hotel and great location for great destinations in Houston. Overall vey satisfied with how friendly and welcoming the staff was.

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SKhatri, Manager at The Whitehall Houston, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your wonderful feedback about The Whitehall Houston. As you noted in your comments, our staff is always willing to go above and beyond what is required to satisfy a guest's request. We especially appreciate you recognizing Ashika, and will be sure to share your kind words with her. It was our pleasure...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My best friend and I stayed the weekend for my birthday. We did not encounter a single problem during our stay. The staff, from the valet to the housekeepers, were all so friendly and welcoming. Check in and check out was a breeze and the drinks at Edgar Hermanos were fantastic! Definitely would recommend The Whitehall to anyone who wants...

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SKhatri, Manager at The Whitehall Houston, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review regarding your stay during your birthday. We have an exceptional team whose main priority is ensuring the comfort and satisfaction of our guests, so we appreciate you recognizing our associates. Your comments will be shared with our team as they will be pleased to know they contributed to your outstanding stay. Thanks again for...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an excellent hotel and staff. Everything was great. The front desk staff was professional and offered different places to visit throughout Houston. The bedroom suite was spacious and very comfortable. We heard absolutely no street noise despite facing onto a busy street. I loved this room. My husband loved the bar it was quite nice. I'm planning on...

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We appreciate you sharing your feedback. It's great to know you were impressed with your well-appointed room and the excellent service provided by our Front Desk associates. Thanks for highlighting Part & Parcel, our wonderful outdoor terrace bar and for letting us know you had a great time during the birthday celebration. We look forward to welcoming you and your...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Downtown Houston hotels that offer distinct accommodations and an accessible location are hard to find, but The Whitehall Hotel is just that. A premier locale situates us between the buzzing industry sector including giants such as KBR and Chevron as well as fantastic Houston attractions such as Minute Maid Park, George R. Brown Convention Center, Discovery Green, Greenstreet, The Toyota Center and MANY MORE!Retire to your room and enjoy luxurious bedding with home-like features such as wood flooring, glass showers, window shades, keurig coffee makers and over 80+ HD TV Channels. Enjoy Southern hospitality and treats with our Sothern Delights cookies and Complimentary Sothern Delights bottled water. Our Sothern Host is your H-Town expert and available to assist you in experiencing Our Town, Your Home. Modern Houston hotel amenities such as free high-speed Internet and premium cable in every room. For that extra hint of comfort, our luxury suites and executive rooms provide extra spacious accommodations. During your stay, take advantage of our state-of-the-art 24-hour fitness center, to include PRECOR equipment. Our three unique and dining outlets are a can't miss! Edgar's Hermano offers unique Tex-Mex meets Southern cuisine, and Buffalo Bayou offers specialty coffee drinks and fresh grab n' go salads, sandwiches and pastries. Our outdoor kitchen & bar, Part & Parcel features an intelligently curated cocktail list and relaxed courtyard setting making Part & Parcel the perfect downtown destination to meet up with friends or make some new ones under the Texas stars. Our team of expert mixologists specialize in both classic cocktails and original libations, which are complemented by a tempting small plate menu and a heaving helping of Southern hospitality. Meeting and Event planners in Houston will adore our extensive ballroom and breakout spaces, serving up to 500 guests. For that winning Houston, Texas vacation or business trip, choose the ample comforts and thoughtful convenience of The Whitehall Hotel, Houston's Most Iconic Boutique Hotel - REDEFINED. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Whitehall Houston

Address: 1700 Smith St, Houston, TX 77002-7317 (Formerly Crowne Plaza Houston Downtown)
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Houston > Downtown
Price Range: $189 - $363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Whitehall Houston 4*
Number of rooms: 259
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Also Known As:
Crowne Plaza Houston Downtown Hotel Houston
Houston Crowne Plaza
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Houston
#42 Romantic Hotel in Houston
#136 Business Hotel in Houston
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