Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks Hotel

2712 Southwest Freeway, Houston, United States, 77098  show map
 3 stars
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Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks Hotel

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 9 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Upgraded furniture, fixtures, and bedding - Fast check-in and check-out - Nice little pool
  • Restaurant was good for breakfast - Laundry facilities - Free internet
  • Easy access to downtown - Rooms are very spacious - Plenty of parking
  • Near major highway - Room was large - Bed was comfortable - Service was great
  • Room comfortable - Good business center - Shuttle provides services to the galleria

Overview

The excellent 3-star Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks Hotel offers dry cleaning, valet parking and concierge service. The hotel was opened in 1984, renovated in 2010 and is housed in a 18-storey building.

The property is set 10 minutes' walk away from Compaq Center, Lakewood Church Central Campus and A.D. Players. There are a stadium and a zoo in the area.

Byzantine Chapel Fresco Museum is 2.5 km from the hotel and Miller Outdoor Theatre is about 3.4 km away.

The venue is notable for the ideal location within a 20-minute drive to William P Hobby airport.

Rooms

The hotel comprises 354 beautiful guestrooms. They also have a microwave, a small fridge and coffee/tea makers available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. Goode Company Seafood and Taco Cabana serve a selection of meals within 300 meters from the venue.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Guests can rent cars at the hotel.

Relax

A tennis court and a golf course are offered for the use of guests. A gym and a fitness center are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 9 per day.

The hotel personnel speaks English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Hindi.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   18.  Number of rooms:   354.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Email service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Public address system
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/ Child services
  • Game console
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • In-room sprinklers

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathtub shower combination

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Voice mail
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks Hotel Houston location
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Hotel Address:

2712 Southwest Freeway, Houston, United States, 77098

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City Center
  • Houston
    5.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Menil Collection
    2.4 km
  • Hermann Park/Rice U Station
    2.9 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Goode Company Seafood (cuisine: Cajun & Creole)
    300 m
  • Cafe Japon (cuisine: Asian, Japanese)
    260 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    18
  • Number of rooms:
    354

Rooms and availability

Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks photos Room
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Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Queen-size bed or King-size bed
Size: 37 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks Hotel Houston location
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    Hotel Address:

    2712 Southwest Freeway, Houston, United States, 77098

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Houston
      5.1 km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Menil Collection
      2.4 km
    • Hermann Park/Rice U Station
      2.9 km
    • Bus stop
      300 m
    Restaurants
    • Goode Company Seafood (cuisine: Cajun & Creole)
      300 m
    • Cafe Japon (cuisine: Asian, Japanese)
      260 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of floors:
      18
    • Number of rooms:
      354

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • A.D. Players Theatre - 800 m

    Train stations

    • Menil Collection - 2.3 km

    Shopping areas

    • Rice Village Shops - 1.5 km

    Stadiums

    • Compaq Center - 1.0 km
    • Houston Thunder Bears - 1.0 km
    • Rice Stadium - 1.9 km

    Museums

    • American Festival For the Arts - 600 m
    • Young Audiences of Houston - 600 m
    • Houston Masterworks Chorus - 800 m
    • Compaq Center - 1.3 km
    • Houston Early Music - 2.2 km
    • Watercolor Art Society-Houston - 2.2 km
    • Texas Accountants and Lawyers - 2.3 km
    • Menil Collection-CY Twombly - 2.3 km
    • Menil Collection - 2.3 km

    Parks

    • Lakewood Church Central Campus - 1.3 km
    • Edwards Greenway Grand Palace Stadium 24 - 1.8 km
    • Houston Parks Board Inc - 1.9 km
    • Rice Stadium - 2.0 km

    Universities, Institutes

    • Center For Advanced Legal Stds - 200 m
    • Belhaven College Houston - 400 m
    • American Assoc Ben-Gurion Univ - 700 m
    • Page Parkes School of Modeling - 1.1 km
    • University of Texas at Austin - 1.9 km
    • University of Houston Wortham - 2.2 km
    • Rice University - 2.3 km

    Medical care and Hospitals

    • Nativiti Women's Health Ctr - 1.4 km
    • Women's Health and Birth Care - 1.5 km
    • Bayou City Medical Center - 2.3 km

    Public parking

    • Rice University - 2.2 km

    Local attractions

    • Rothko Chapel - 2.5 km
      1409 Sul Ross, Houston
    • Rice University Art Gallery - 2.9 km
      6100 Main Street, Houston
    • Museum of Fine Arts,Houston - 3.1 km
      1001 Bissonnet Street, Houston
    • Byzantine Chapel Fresco Museum - 2.5 km
      4011 Yupon St., Houston
    • Contemporary Arts Museum - 2.9 km
      5216 Montrose Blvd., Houston

    Restaurants nearby

    • Goode Company Seafood - 300 m

      Address: 2621 Westpark Dr
      Phone: 713-523-7154

      81% likes this, based on 211 reviews
      Cuisine: Cajun & Creole
      Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 17

    • Taco Cabana - 250 m

      Address: 3905 Kirby Dr
      Phone: 713-528-6933

      69% likes this, based on 27 reviews

    • Madras Pavilion - 270 m

      Address: 3910 Kirby Dr Ste 130
      Phone: (713) 521-2617

      58% likes this, based on 27 reviews
      Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian, Kosher
      Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 17

    • Cafe Japon - 260 m

      Address: 3915 Kirby Dr
      Phone: (713) 529-1668

      71% likes this, based on 35 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian, Japanese
      Price Range: GBP 9 - GBP 23

    • Miyako - 270 m

      Address: 3910 Kirby Dr Ste A
      Phone: (713) 520-9797

      53% likes this, based on 43 reviews
      Cuisine: Japanese
      Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 17

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of floors:
      18
    • Number of rooms:
      354
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    Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 68 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Service
    7.0
    Value
    6.0
    Rooms
    8.0

    Guest reviews

    • Single
      2.4

      Very bad location, the hotel is renovating without telling the guest so noise issues from 7am in the morning, no elevator available on our floor because they were fixing the carpet, breakfast very bad quality, stAff very unfriendly and were talking the whole time in mexican or watching tv, room service quality very bad the chicken seems in not good quality. Room very small muddy dark. When we recieved the bill, they used the wrong room rate and they did not gave us breakfast coupons! Very poor experience!

    • Single
      7.0

      The parking and the brakfast should be included in the day rate

    • Single
      5.8

      quiet hotel no rush.

      a clock is missing in the reception area, computers in the business centre are out dated.swimming pool was not clean. buffet breakfast was just okay. alot more to improve

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Location, help from concierge, cost - great value for money

    • Single
      8.2

      Conveniently located near things that I wanted to see.

      Room seemed a bit rough around the edges, but it was comfortable so I can't complain too much.

    • Single
      7.4

      Good easy location, swift check in and out. Breakfast excellent

    • Single
      4.2

      The bathrooms were not clean enough. It was warm in lobby The odor in hotel was old and musty. The workout facility was poor...machines didn't work properly, TV on machines as wells on wall were poor....the bike faced a wall with a tv you couldn't hear...there are no free weights etc! Parking prices are ridiculous! The breakfast buffet was over priced and quality not that great. I generally feel like I was completely over charged for my stay. I will not return with all of this the way it is. Which is a shame as I will need to frequently stayed in Houston. Would not recommend.

    • Family with children
      7.8

      it was convenient to what i needed to do in Houston for a day.

      It was hard to get to the hotel with all the construction around it.

    • Group of friends
      5.8

      Free Shuttle Bus to Galeria

      No Shuttle Bus to the Airport. For the airport is best to take the company supershuttle (24 USD for one way to the airport).

    • Family with children
      9.2

      The location was near by shopping area. Friendly staff.

      The valet parking was expensive and the self parking also was not worth paying to pricy

    • Single
      7.0

      The desk clerk when checking in was rude and impolite. They charged us twice for parking each day

      Food was very good and priced reasonable

    • Single
      8.8

      in my sarsh i put free parking but when icame to the hotel thay told me you must pay to the parking

    • Family with children
      9.2

      Location, secure environment, large room, comfortable queen size beds, kitchennet area in room, beautiful accommadations,and extremely friendly staff. I did encounter one problem with no hot water in the shower. My parents were two doors down therefore my family used their bathroom. I immediately reported the plumbing problem. We were offered another room and given a credit for not receiveing full sevice in the room. The manager and staff accommdated my family quickly and graciously.

      For a family of three and my parents traveling with me there was no free complimentary breakfast available. I really think this should be included for the price of the rooms

    • Single
      9.6

      I had a pleasant stay at Crowne Plaza River Oaks. The staff was very helpful considering that this is my first time in the US. The room was spacious and very clean, and you cant beat such price.

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      Reasonably close to the Galleria area

      I thought the breakfast was too expensive. Several of my co-workers commented on their rooms not being clean.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks Hotel Houston location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    2712 Southwest Freeway, Houston, United States, 77098

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Houston
      5.1 km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Menil Collection
      2.4 km
    • Hermann Park/Rice U Station
      2.9 km
    • Bus stop
      300 m
    Restaurants
    • Goode Company Seafood (cuisine: Cajun & Creole)
      300 m
    • Cafe Japon (cuisine: Asian, Japanese)
      260 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of floors:
      18
    • Number of rooms:
      354