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BEST WESTERN PLUS Sam Houston Inn & Suites

8049 N Sam Houston Pkwy W, Houston, TX 77064-3456
Phone: 281/970-7777   |   Fax: 281/894-2689   |   52 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

The BEST WESTERN PLUS Sam Houston Inn & Suites welcomes you to Houston! Our beautiful new facility is designed to meet the needs of both the corporate and leisure traveler with each room offering standard features such as complimentary high-speed Internet connectivity, micro-fridge, coffee maker, full size ironing board and iron, hairdryer, spacious work desk and a 37-inch HD LCD television with over 30 channels including a free movie channel. In addition we offer a business center (free to our guests), fitness room, guest laundry, meeting room, outdoor pool, and a complimentary breakfast and coffee each morning. Enjoy the excitement of live quarter horse racing from late July through early April just minutes from the property.

The BEST WESTERN PLUS Sam Houston Inn & Suites offers excellent facilities and amenities. Our staff is eager to help create the greatest lodging experience while visiting the beautiful city of Houston.

 

Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Complimentary breakfast.
  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • Outdoor pool
  • Exercise facility, 24-hour
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Guest laundry, available 24-hours for a nominal fee
  • Late check out
  • Business center
  • Computer printing
  • Computer available
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Conference services
  • Dataports
  • Air-conditioning
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Wheelchair accessible elevators
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machine
  • Free parking outdoors
  • Business services
  • High-speed Internet access

BEST WESTERN PLUS Sam Houston Inn & Suites

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Conveniently located, the best western plus sam houston inn & suites in Houston, Texas is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 29.928475  /  Latitude: -95.543565

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: The north. Take Beltway 8, exit North Gessner Road, turn left on North Gessner Road to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sam Houston Inn & Suites.

From: The south. Take Beltway 8, exit North Gessner Road, turn right on North Gessner Road to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sam Houston Inn & Suites.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Sam Houston Inn & Suites

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary

The Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary is located on the Bolivar Peninsula in the Galveston Bay. The sanctuary is comprised of salt marshes, mudflats, uplands and beaches. Thousands of wading birds, wintering shorebirds, including endangered Piping Plovers and threatened Snowy Plovers live in the sanctuary. Bird watchers from across the globe visit this Houston sanctuary each year.

The mudflats, near the mouth of the Galveston Bay, were formed by the sediments in the North Jetty that have built up since the 1800s. Invertebrates live in the mudflats and are joined by the shellfish and marine organisms living in the adjacent salt marshes. Visitors love to catch the blue crabs, flounder and trout that live along the Peninsula. Stay close to the sanctuary, in a comfortable Best Western guest room and enjoy your time in beautiful Houston.

Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

Known as the Show With a Heart, the three-week Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo is held each March at Reliant Park. Said to be the largest live entertainment and livestock exhibition in the world, Houston's HLSR features major rodeo events – also known as RodeoHouston – livestock shows, massive concerts, food, games, and shopping.

Established in 1931, HLSR now draws more than 2.5 million attendees, and requires the assistance of over 28,000 volunteers from the Houston metro area. Other events include the Star Trail of Fame, the World’s Championship Bar-B-Que, and Rodeo Uncorked!

Minute Maid Park

Opened in 2000, the 40,000-seat Minute Maid Park is the current home of MLB’s Houston Astros. Located in downtown Houston on the Texas Gulf Coast, Minute Maid Park is owned and operated by Harris County’s Houston Sports Authority.

Formerly known as the Ballpark at Union Station, Enron Field, and Astros Field, the ballpark also hosts soccer games, major concerts, and even mass weddings. Visitors are encouraged to get a good spot on the Conoco Home Run Porch.

Reliant Park

Formerly the Astrodomain, Reliant Park is a lively event complex set in central Houston on the Texas Gulf Coast. Encompassing 350 acres, Reliant Park is home to five major sites: Reliant Stadium, Reliant Center, Reliant Arena, Reliant Astrodome, and the Carruth Plaza.

Reliant Park features the world’s largest parking lot at 26,000 spots – yet is also served by the Houston METRORail’s Reliant Park Station. The complex is the homebase for the NFL’s Houston Texans, and hosts approximately 750 annual events.

Rice University

Rice University encompasses 295 acres of land in Houston. This private research university, named after William Marsh Rice, opened on September 23, 1912, the anniversary of his death. The development of the university was funded by Rice's estate. The first seventy-seven students enrolled at the university enjoyed a tuition-free education, thanks to Mr. Rice. In 1962, Former President John F. Kennedy gave his speech proclaiming that the United States would reach the moon before the end of the decade, in Rice Stadium.

The more than 6,000 enrolled students, pursue bachelor, master and doctoral degrees from the university's eight schools. Students abide in the Honor Code, established in 1912, where students complete exams on their own time, without any aid. While in Houston, enjoy time on campus to watch the Rice Owls compete in a NCAA Division 1 football, baseball or basketball game. Enjoy your Houston area visit, as a guest of Best Western hotels, where comfortable accommodations and excellent guest services await.

Shell Houston Open

The Shell Houston Open is an annual golf tournament held at the Redstone Golf Club in Humble. This star-studded golf event not only allows fans to see their favorite player up close, but it also benefits local charities. Pro-Amateurs have the opportunity to play on Monday and Wednesday, before the Professional golfers play their first round on Thursday. 144 of the world's best Professional golfers begin playing on Thursday in pursuit of more than five million dollars in tournament winnings.

Player autographs are permitted after tournament play is done, so be sure to bring your paper and pen for a chance to meet your favorite player. If traveling in the Houston area, be sure to attend this wonderful golf tournament. Stay close to the course in one of the area's Best Western hotels and enjoy comfortable accommodations and excellent guest services.

Space Center Houston

Space Center Houston was established in 1992 as the visitor center for the NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.

This Houston center strives to educate its visitors on all aspects of the United States space program through its exhibits, films and activities.

The Feel of Space and Kids Space Place are popular exhibits in the center for children.

Stroll through the center to view the Mercury 9 capsule, Gemini 5 capsule, Apollo 17 command module, Saturn V and the Astronaut Gallery. Be sure to partake in a NASA Tram Tour through the Johnson Space Center for a behind-the-scenes look.

At the end of a busy day, choose one of several Houston Best Western hotels for comfortable accommodations and excellent guest services.

 

Texas Southern University

Established in 1927, Texas Southern University is found in the Houston area, and is just minutes to the west of the University of Houston. A public university, Texas Southern features a 150-acre campus that is situated just south of downtown Houston. Texas Southern boasts an array of undergraduate degree programs, including degrees from schools like the College of Continuing Education, the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and the College of Science and Technology.

Texas Southern fields competitive teams in sports like basketball, football, and baseball. The Texas Southern Tigers football team plays home games at BBVA Compass Stadium – check out a game during the fall. Basketball plays home games at the H&PE Arena, while the Tigers Baseball teams plays their home games at MacGregor Park.

Toyota Center

A 19,000-seat indoor arena, the Toyota Center is located in downtown Houston on the Texas Gulf Coast. Opened in 2003, the Toyota Center is home to the NBA's Houston Rockets, and the AHL’s Houston Aeros.

Owned by Harris County’s Houston Sports Authority, the Toyota Center hosts basketball and hockey games, plus concerts, award ceremonies, and professional boxing and mixed martial arts events.

University of Houston

University of Houston was established in 1927, as the Houston Junior College, with 232 students attending night classes. In 1934, the college became a four-year university and the name changed to University of Houston. After a donation of 110 acres and a donation of funds for construction, the university's first building was completed in 1939. By 1951, the university became the second-largest higher-education institution in the state. The university encompasses 667-acres of land in southeast Houston.

Over 39,800 students attend this state research university, in pursuit of undergraduate and graduate degrees, from its nearly 300 programs. There are over forty research institutes and centers on campus, conducting almost $130 million in research, each year. University of Houston fans cheer on the Houston Cougars, with the help from mascot, Shasta, during their NCAA Division I sporting events. While in Houston, rest comfortably at one of the local Best Western hotels, before touring the beautiful campus.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • .5 mile(s) from lounge
  • .5 mile(s) from Sam Houston Race Park
  • .5 mile(s) from sports events
  • .5 mile(s) from barber/beauty shop
  • 2 mile(s) from Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
  • 2 mile(s) from theater
  • 20 mile(s) from Six FlagsĀ® Astroworld
  • 25 mile(s) from Houston Zoo
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Willowbrook Mall
  • 6 mile(s) from Northwest Mall
  • 10 mile(s) from Galleria Mall

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 3 mile(s) from Jersey Village
  • 10 mile(s) from Tomball
  • 19 mile(s) from Houston
  • 24 mile(s) from Woodlands
  • 26 mile(s) from Katy
  • 28 mile(s) from Kingwood
  • 70 mile(s) from Galveston
  • .5 mile(s) from University of Phoenix

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Outdoor pool

Nearby Restaurants

  • Adjacent to Steamboat Steakhouse
  • Adjacent to Jack in the Box, 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Across the street from Sonic, 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • 1 mile(s) from Hickory Hollow BBQ, 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Kirins Japanese, 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 4 mile(s) from Papadeaux and Papasitos, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Sam Houston Inn & Suites

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Houston. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

April 2014

May 16-18, 2014
41st Annual Passadena Strawberry Festival

Taking place at the Pasadena Fairgrounds this festival is filled with fun for all ages. Times vary per day.

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