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The Lancaster Hotel

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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All reviewsthe theater districtjones halllion's denhouston symphonyhobby centerboutique hotelvalet parkingwithin milesfree shuttle serviceheart of downtownfavorite hotelwonderful hotelmile radiuscorner roombed was very comfortablefree breakfastdefinitely stay here again
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

As a native Houstonian I have only stayed at the hotel a few times for special events in the theater district, but I have enjoyed he Lancaster Grill and Bar countless times. We have always had great service, food, and drink. It is a long-standing...More

Thank Robert L
Response from LancasterManagement, Social Media Coordinator at The Lancaster HotelResponded 15 February 2018

Hello! Many thanks for stopping by and sharing your experience. We value your loyalty and can't wait to have you return once the hotel is back in operation. We anticipate reopening this summer. Stay tuned for more updates. Sincerely, Michelle M., Social Media Coordinator

Reviewed 25 December 2017

I stayed here with my girlfriend, due to its location to another event in the area. Immediately upon my arrival I was greeted with friendly valet staff, complimentary champagne, and a pleasant check-in. I have stayed at a few 5 star hotels, and several motels...More

Thank Brian W
Response from LancasterManagement, Manager at The Lancaster HotelResponded 4 January 2018

It was an honor to host you and we thank you for referring your friend. The Lancaster is such a warm and welcoming property and we are glad that you noted this. Many thanks for sharing your experience with the online community. Sincerely, Michelle M.,...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017

August 2017: Our second time staying there. In town for a "Summer Chills" play at The Alley. An even-better experience than our first stay. Were in a lovely, elegant suite with a great view. Adelina, the person who was at the front desk when we...More

Thank Janlda
Response from LancasterManagement, Manager at The Lancaster HotelResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you for your comments and feedback. Yes, we suffered damage due to hurricane Harvey and we are currently in the rebuilding process and plan to open in the summer of 2018. It was a pleasure to host you! Sincerely, Michelle M., Social Media Coordinator

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

We'd been in Houston for a week already, at a fancy new hotel a few blocks away but had to change for our last night in town before heading back to Australia. We honestly just booked the Lancaster because of the cheaper price but once...More

Thank Maiyella
Response from LancasterManagement, Manager at The Lancaster HotelResponded 4 January 2018

Wow - reading this review truly puts a smile on our face. Most guests, if not all of our guests, share the same experience as you and can't wait to come back. We strive to exemplify the very best customer service and quality in the...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I just checked up on what was going on with the Lancaster after the catastrophic hurricane that hit Houston earlier this fall and was saddened to see they had sustained substantial damage. Having traveled around the world and staying in a variety of historic hotels,...More

Thank nmisage
Response from LancasterManagement, Manager at The Lancaster HotelResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We are rebuilding and should be back in operation Spring of 2018. Many thanks and we look forward to seeing you again. Sincerely, Michelle M., Social Media Coordinator

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$260 - US$397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Houston
#1 Romantic Hotel in Houston
#4 Business Hotel in Houston
#5 Family Hotel in Houston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$260 - US$397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Houston
#1 Romantic Hotel in Houston
#4 Business Hotel in Houston
#5 Family Hotel in Houston
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Chaix D
1 October 2017|
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Response from LancasterManagement | Property representative |
We will be closed through early 2018.
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Pumpkingal
6 September 2017|
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Response from LancasterManagement | Property representative |
We will be closed for the foreseeable future due to damage sustained during Hurricane Harvey. We will have updates on our website and social media. Thanks for understanding.
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aubspl
20 June 2017|
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Response from Tclichti | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in the grand executive suite. We had coffee pots in each bedroom and a refrigerator in the main hallway, but no microwave.
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"I like the corner rooms on the front of the hotel."
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"Higher floors are quieter."
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"Sixth floor was quiet, but not much view, unless you like a parking lot."
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"For extended stays, choose something other than a single."
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