800 West Sam Houston Parkway N.
Tel: 713 973 1600
In the mixed-use Citycentre development, this "modern and borderline hip hotel" opened a little over a year ago. "Very comfortable rooms" in European decor have dark hardwood floors, black glass table lamps, upholstered headboards, and chaise sofas and ottomans in deep aubergine velvet. Dine on rainbow trout pecandine or pomegranate molasses lacquered duck at Bistro Alex. Monnalisa Bar has a central fireplace and starlit ceiling. The rooftop infinity pool comes with loungers, custom lanterns, and draped cabanas. "Staff are definitely helpful and friendly."
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