$109 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Oct 3, 2014 Check-out: Oct 5, 2014

The Westin Galleria Houston

4 stars
5060 West Alabama, Houston, TX 77056
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.1
out of 5
41 reviews
Great time, food and accommodation.

very well located, near galleria. I will recommend this hotel to my friends. See full review

  • Saulcantu
  • Jun 2, 2014
Nice Getaway in a Convenient Location

The Westin Galleria is a very nice hotel. It's great that it's right on top of the Galleria mall,... See full review

  • Woodlands Swimmer
  • Apr 17, 2014
Bright light filters through floor-to-ceiling windows inside the Parlor Suites at The Westin Galleria Houston, while Traditional Rooms are adorned with cherry wood tones, and the Luxury Suites include a lounge area with plush furniture for entertaining clients and friends. Head to the fifth floor to sunbathe beside the rooftop pool before diving in to cool off, or put in a workout at the WestinWORKOUT Fitness Studio. Indulgent in-room spa treatments provide the ultimate way to relax, with aromatherapy oils, room sprays and relaxing music. Finish off a great day with dinner at the White Oak Kitchen, which serves international flavors spanning Thailand to Hungary and beyond.
Key facts
  • 487 guestrooms
  • 20 suites
  • AAA Four-Diamond rating
  • 24-hour fitness facility
  • Starbucks coffee
  • Daily Grill restaurant offers American fare
  • Street-level lobby bar
  • White Oaks Kitchen + Drinks
  • Outdoor heated pool
  • In-room spa treatments available
Neighborhood
Most hotels aren't situated in the middle of the mall. However, for shopaholics, the Westin Galleria Hotel Houston is a real paradise, set in the downtown area of the city. Just steps away from the room are some of the largest retail shops in the United States, with a variety of restaurants just as close. Venture roughly eight miles away for a cultured experience inside the Museum District, where the Holocaust Museum, the Contemporary Arts Museum and the Children's Museum of Houston offer history, artworks, crafts and interactive displays for kids.
Hints and tips
If you aren't pressed for time on the day of your departure, consider calling down to the front desk and taking advantage of late checkout.
The Daily Grill offers crowd-pleasing hamburgers and drinks, while the breakfast in the morning will surely boost your energy for the day.

This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.

Hotel Map

29.738 -95.464
Nearby airports
William P. Hobby Airport, (HOU), 20.00, MI; George Bush Intercontinental Airport, (IAH), 25.00, MI;
Area description
Downtown

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The Westin Galleria Houston Rooms

Traditional
Description not provided

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Non Smoking
General
Air conditioned
Non Smoking
Concierge
Pet friendly
Ice machine
Phone service
Activities
Outdoor pool
Children's activities
Golf
Jogging track
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
24 hour room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
Laundry service
Childcare Service
Concierge desk
Wake-up service
In-Room Safe
Shops/Commercial services
Tour desk
Shopping mall
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Car rental desk
Boutiques
Porters
Video checkout
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Free parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Accessible facilities
Room
Mini bar
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Ironing board

Nearby points of interest

  • Water Wall: 0.2 mi
  • Houston Symphony: 1.2 mi
  • Houston Arboretum and Nature Center: 2 mi
  • Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens: 2.9 mi
  • Beer Can House: 3.2 mi
  • Rice Stadium: 3.6 mi
  • Rice University Trail: 3.9 mi
  • The Menil Collection: 3.9 mi
  • The Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden: 4.5 mi
  • Museum of Fine Arts: 4.5 mi
  • Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden: 4.5 mi
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science: 4.6 mi
  • Miller Outdoor Theatre: 4.7 mi
  • Houston Zoo: 4.8 mi
  • Holocaust Museum Houston: 4.8 mi
  • Water Wall: 0.2 mi
  • Houston Symphony: 1.2 mi
  • Houston Arboretum and Nature Center: 2 mi
  • Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens: 2.9 mi
  • Beer Can House: 3.2 mi
  • Rice Stadium: 3.6 mi
  • Rice University Trail: 3.9 mi
  • The Menil Collection: 3.9 mi
  • The Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden: 4.5 mi
  • Museum of Fine Arts: 4.5 mi
  • Lillie and Hugh Roy Cullen Sculpture Garden: 4.5 mi
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science: 4.6 mi
  • Miller Outdoor Theatre: 4.7 mi
  • Houston Zoo: 4.8 mi
  • Holocaust Museum Houston: 4.8 mi
  • Hermann Park: 4.8 mi
  • Children's Museum of Houston: 4.9 mi
  • Reliant Stadium: 4.9 mi
  • Minute Maid Park: 5 mi
  • Sam Houston Park: 5.7 mi
  • Hobby Center for the Performing Arts: 5.9 mi
  • Alley Theatre: 6.1 mi
  • Jones Hall: 6.2 mi
  • Houston Grand Opera: 6.2 mi
  • Toyota Center: 6.2 mi
  • Market Square Park: 6.3 mi
  • Christ Church Cathedral: 6.4 mi
  • Houston Chinatown: 6.5 mi
  • BBVA Compass Stadium: 6.8 mi
  • Robertson Stadium: 7 mi
  • Corbin J. Robertson Stadium: 7 mi
  • Hofheinz Pavilion: 7.1 mi
  • Cockrell Butterfly Garden: 7.4 mi
  • Discovery Garden: 13.4 mi
  • Wortham Center: 15.5 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (41)

Ratings and reviews for The Westin Galleria Houston

Overall score

4.1 / 5
5.01.0
41 out of 41
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
4.4
Room comfort:
4.3
Location:
4.7
Value:
4

93% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Lecram
México
Jan 3, 2012

Great !

Great hotel and great shooping experience!!!!!!!!!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
TIJUANA
Aug 10, 2009

Cheap & Chic

WE REALLY ENJOY IT!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
live in Des Moines, travelled to Houston
Oct 12, 2009

The Westin Galleria Houston

Clean and friendly, great concierge and counter and maintenance. Perfect location

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
3
Sightseeing tip: Not Applicable

none of the cab drivers or locals seem to know where anything is???? We traveled by cab and shuttle everywhere and not one of them knew where the Art Fair was, the Buffalo Bayou tours and 3 wel known restaurants. Didn't understand why they were in that position.

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Review of The Westin Galleria Houston

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Port Alto Travelers
Victoria, Texas
Nov 13, 2013

Great weekend

I couldn't believe the deal! We had a great weekend with lots of shopping......

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Review of The Westin Galleria Houston

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Woodlands Swimmer
The Woodlands, Texas
Apr 17, 2014

Nice Getaway in a Convenient Location

The Westin Galleria is a very nice hotel. It's great that it's right on top of the Galleria mall, to provide you direct easy access. I stayed there for an event taking place in their ballroom. The convenience of having my room right upstairs was well worth it. The staff was super friendly, great service, and late checkout on Sunday a total convenience. If you want to stay in the Galleria area, this is a good option. Definitely you get your money's worth.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

The good stores in Galleria are right below the hotel. No need to drag your shopping bags to a parking garage far away!

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Talachas
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Nov 23, 2012

Great for shoping in the Galleria

If Galleria shopping is your final goal, this is your final destination hotel. Its right in the middle of the Gallería, not like the other hotels at the end or outside.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Review of The Westin Galleria Houston

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
new orleans
Sep 21, 2009

weekend get away

fast friendly check-in and out. Nice large room.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
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Review of The Westin Galleria Houston

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
ajijic jalisco
Jun 29, 2010

Mr

we live in Mexico since 30 years, and since then the Galleria is our favorite place for short term vacations. We would more frequenly visit the hotel, when special offers could come down to 100,-- us or less. During the last big "saving and loan" crisis, room rates were at 54.- Us.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
2
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Review of The Westin Galleria Houston

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
edyc
SAT
Dec 18, 2011

Houston

Good but difficult to get to with Chiristmas traffic at the mall. Would not suggest this location at this time.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
3
Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Good once you get there.

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Review of The Westin Galleria Houston

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
RosD
Business
Houston, TX, USA
Mar 12, 2012

Great Location

This hotel is very close to so many stores and restaurants; it is a guaranteed good time!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Westin Galleria Houston

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
fg1978
Mexico
Apr 9, 2012

Great Weekend

Great location, do your shopping and leave your things in your room which is a short walk away. Great hotel, Great service

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
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