The Lancaster Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
701 Texas St, Houston, TX, 77002, United States of America
4.8 out of 5 rating 995 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.8
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at The Lancaster Hotel places you in the heart of Houston, a 4-minute drive from George R. Brown Convention Center and 5 minutes from Minute Maid Park. This 4-star hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Toyota Center and 1.8 mi (3 km) from Houston Museum District.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 93 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Cable programming and MP3 docking stations are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones with free local calls.

Amenities

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a 24-hour fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional amenities at this hotel include a television in a common area and complimentary use of a nearby fitness facility. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle that operates within 3 mi.

Dining

Enjoy American cuisine at Cultivated F+B, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). A complimentary self-serve breakfast is served daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-out. A train station pick-up service is provided at no charge.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Jesse H. Jones Hall - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Alley Theater - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Houston JPMorgan Chase Tower - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Revention Music Center - 0.2 km / 0.2 mi
Wortham Center - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Market Square Park - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Bayou Place - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Christ Church Cathedral - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Sesquicentennial Park - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Downtown Aquarium - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Hobby Center for Performing Arts - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Houston City Hall - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Houston Public Library - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
University of Houston - Downtown - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi

The nearest airports are:
Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby) - 18.6 km / 11.5 mi
Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental) - 32.4 km / 20.1 mi
Houston, TX (EFD-Ellington Field) - 30.9 km / 19.2 mi

The preferred airport for The Lancaster Hotel is Houston, TX (HOU-William P. Hobby).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Safety features at this property include a smoke detector.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-out is available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This hotel will place a USD 25 authorization on credit cards for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking.
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 80.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 43 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 75 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 75 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Free area shuttle
  • -Free use of nearby fitness center
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Airport transportation
  • -24-hour fitness facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour business center
  • -One meeting room
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Free self-serve breakfast
  • -Restaurant
  • -Valet parking (surcharge)
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Couples/private dining
  • -Proposal/romance packages available
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Free train station pickup
  • -Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Express check-out