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5701 Main St, Houston, TX 77005-1824
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Contactless check-out
Updated 25/05/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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#14 of 605 in Houston
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Situated in the heart of the vibrant Museum District, world-renowned Texas Medical Center and thriving downtown central business district, Hotel ZaZa Houston is an unexpected feast for the senses among hotels in Houston.
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Property amenities
Valet parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycles available
Evening entertainment
Highchairs available
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Fitness / spa changing rooms
Sauna
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary tea
Special diet menus
Poolside bar
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free shuttle or taxi services
Airport transportation
Shuttle bus service
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Spa
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Full body massage
Head massage
Manicure
Massage
Pedicure
Salon
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
ATM on site
Doorperson
First aid kit
Umbrella
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
Shoeshine
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Minibar
Cable / satellite TV
Complimentary toiletries
Bathrobes
Private balcony
Room service
Safe
Telephone
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Iron
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Hair dryer
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Bridal suite
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Romantic
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish
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KDS wrote a review 23 Jun
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This property is absolutely gorgeous! The atmosphere is immediately inviting, exciting and fun. The decor is beyond unique and the staff is very, very friendly. A great place to stay when traveling - but also for a staycation!! You will not regret the experience!
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Warm Weather Traveler wrote a review 13 Jun
Austin, Texas134 contributions79 helpful votes
The ZaZa Museum District is THE place to stay for a luxurious romantic getaway in Houston. The hotel is in a great location in the heart of the museum district, extremely close to the Toyota Center and a host of other event venues and great restaurants. The pool is a happening place on the weekends, with delicious food and varied drink service available upon request, and complementary sunscreen (when have you seen THAT?) was a very nice touch. Around the pool are permanent gazebos with TV’s, making it the ultimate hangout for mixed marriages between sun worshippers who want a base of operations and sports fans who want to stay close to family while staying cool. The vibe in the hotel itself is appropriately quiet and classy, with a fantastic free butler pantry with coffee and tea on each floor. We stayed in the beautiful West Indies Concept Suite, with a full living room with separate TV, kitchenette, and a nice little balcony where we enjoyed a delicious welcome gift following our night on the town. The Magnificent Seven 900 sq ft suites are even more impressive. Two bedroom Magnificent Seven Suites are also available. The valet was efficient and fast, and the concierge was knowledgeable and helpful with dinner options. ZaZas are all pet friendly, and while we saw a very well-behaved dog in the lobby, we never felt that we were anywhere but a luxury hotel. We live in Austin and love the ZaZa there, but we now plan to make visiting ALL locations our mission since our stays are inevitably first rate! Highly recommend!
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Room Tip: It's worth the upgrade to a Concept or Magnificent Seven suite!
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DebiJanell wrote a review 12 Jun
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In a nutshell, the most basic rooms are immaculate with comfortable beds and good water pressure – upgrade from there to some of the most eclectic spaces you can imagine. The restaurant has a diverse menu, and the bar has lots of original cocktails. The pool has plenty of umbrellas but not too many chairs to feel crowded and has a bar/bar menu that means you can stay all day. The location is close to several museums, the zoo, and other popular spots. You can walk or request to be driven via an elite SUV (maybe driven by Mo, if you are lucky!). Already sounds like the perfect place to stay, right? My husband and I live outside the loop so whenever we attend an event or have some other reason to drive into town, we like to stay overnight and make a stay-cation out of it. We’ve bounced around hotels for years depending on what was closest to whatever we were doing until we stayed at Hotel ZaZa for the first time in January. We were so impressed with the staff and accommodations that we actually cancelled dinner reservations elsewhere just to dine at the Monarch. We were not disappointed – the food is amazing! We haven’t had anything we didn’t like yet, but I highly recommend the lamb lollipops. Truth be told, Will was our server when we stopped by for cocktails on our way to an outside restaurant and he was the reason we stayed there for dinner instead. Will is truly a gem and we look for him whenever we stay at ZaZa now which has become at least every other month or so. I think he recognizes us despite the crowds that come and go, but maybe it’s just because he knows how to make every person he serves feel valued. Since our first stay this year, we have looked for excuses to return because we know we will have a good experience. Have things ever gone wrong? Yes – our room’s AC went out during our last stay but when the cause couldn’t be immediately rectified, we were moved to another room on the spot. Hotel ZaZa’s employees are empowered to make things right promptly and make right things better somehow. That doesn’t seem to be the “norm” anymore so when you find a place like Hotel ZaZa, you don’t want to stay anywhere else. Again, it’s that feeling of being valued as a customer. We’re looking at our calendars now to schedule more stay-cations in the near future!
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Date of stay: May 2022
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Etfactaestlux wrote a review 12 Jun
Atlanta, Georgia103 contributions59 helpful votes
ZaZa is a superb boutique hotel with spacious, creatively decorated rooms and public spaces. Home to an outstanding restaurant with a wonderful Sunday brunch. Upper suites and rooms appear to have small balconies that enabled us to look out over the beautiful museum and park district. It has a cosmopolitan European capital feel. Very classy but hip, artsy and fun, so, very Parisian.
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Pat M wrote a review 11 Jun
houston, United States3 contributions
What a artsy hotel with the most comfortable beds. The staff did everything they could to make us happy. The coffee bar on each floor is wonderful way to start the day. The Monarch restaurant has excellent food and we used room service several times and boy was the service quick. Went to the pool one day and enjoyed our relax time by this boutique pool. Will be staying here every time we come to Houston.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Room Tip: We loved our room with a balcony to enjoy morning coffee.
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TravelBugLA wrote a review 9 Jun
Los Angeles, California62 contributions60 helpful votes
It had been many years since I had experienced a stay at the Hotel Zaza, so many, in fact that the last time was when it was known as The Warwick. I had stayed there with my husband just prior to the closing and was fascinated by the hotel’s history, involving such luminaries as writer Edna Ferber, which we learned from the staff and from the hotel literature. I was so taken that I snapped a photo series and used in a graphic design class I was taking at the time. After the reopening we would visit to dine in the restaurant and always came away satisfied and impressed by the attentive service. We got a kick out of the Zaza limos with their longhorns affixed to the front grille parked just outside, but did not have an occasion to stay there. Recently I had to stay in Houston overnight and decided a return visit was long overdue, and reserved a Fantastico Suite from their list of regular guest rooms. As it turned out, the suite was not available when I arrived due to a malfunction, so I was upgraded to an even larger Divino Suite with a spacious living room and dining area with a table large enough to accommodate 6-8 diners. Each of the Zaza’s spacious suites has a unique décor, and mine was an Asian-inspired blend with European touches such as a dramatic crystal chandelier hanging above the dining area table. The separate bedroom was amply sized with large windows offering excellent views from the second-highest floor. The suite also has floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room and dining room, all with blackout curtains. Between the living area and the bedroom was the well-appointed bathroom, with a shower and a tub. I ordered room service from the restaurant which arrived quickly and contained ample portions that were well-prepared. The hotel staff was courteous and professional, which, all told, made for an extremely comfortable and pleasant stay, and I look forward to a return visit to this old/new favorite.
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Date of stay: April 2022
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Room Tip: The higher floors are better, with less traffic noise.
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jlttexas wrote a review 6 Jun
Austin, Texas39 contributions8 helpful votes
We stayed at Hotel ZaZa this past weekend for my daughter's wedding in Houston. From beginning to end, the staff and rooms were amazing! Everything done with a smile, and truly above and beyond with anything we needed. Our hotel coordinator, Carly Cortez, took initiative and helped in ways that we did not even have to ask for. We would definitely stay here again. Great location as well.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Brian Hebert wrote a review May 2022
Denham Springs, Louisiana128 contributions47 helpful votes
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This place is really cool. It was clean and fun. Love the location. The front desk was very helpful. Pool, restaurant, bar, pool bar were all good. Didn’t do my homework on other expeensives I was not use to seeing. That’s my fault. $40 a day valet parking. 4 different Texas taxes, about $75 a day. During peak hours of wedding it’s hard to get an elevator. Security shuts one down for PH guest. All ice machines were out of order, but call the front desk they will have someone bring you some. Room service didn’t answer the phone the entire weekend. We had a good breakfast in the restaurants and drinks were good. Beds were comfortable. Views were nice. We would love to go again, knowing what to expect now.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Padma I wrote a review May 2022
Houston 6 contributions1 helpful vote
We love Hotel Zaza in the museum district! They were great with reservations, rates, beautiful rooms and the bar and room service was excellent. We were celebrating an award and this was a nice treat to stay in town. We will definitely stay again soon. Thanks!
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: There are some great restaurants close by. If you can spring for the balcony view - so beautiful!
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Response from Ian Bush, General Manager at Hotel ZaZa Museum District
Responded 4 weeks ago
Padmama, Thank you for staying at the Hotel ZaZa Museum District. We luv ya at ZaZa! I will share your comments with bartenders because they rock! If your travels bring you back to the area, please let me know. Best, Ian H. Bush Area General Manager, Houston Email: ibush@hotelzaza.com
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noledba wrote a review May 2022
Washington DC, District of Columbia49 contributions9 helpful votes
What sets this hotel above others is the staff. They offer help with a smile above and beyond that of other hotel staff. The hotel itself is really unique and the restaurant worth giving a try. We don’t stay anywhere else in Houston. Also, you can wakl to many of the city’s finest museums….or take the hotel ‘ free shuttle.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
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$254 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel ZaZa Museum District
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Nearby attractions include Houston Museum District (0.3 km), Cockrell Butterfly Center (0.3 km), and Children's Museum Houston (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Yes, valet parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Conveniently located restaurants include BCN Taste & Tradition, The Pit Room, and Lucille's.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and a sauna during their stay.
Does Hotel ZaZa Museum District have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Hotel ZaZa Museum District offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Hotel ZaZa Museum District have airport transportation?
Yes, Hotel ZaZa Museum District offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Hotel ZaZa Museum District?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.