Westin Houston

1709 Dryden Road, Houston, TX 77030 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Westin Houston

Westin Houston Medical Center is the newest hotel in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center in the heart of Houston's award-winning Museum District. Surrounded by the beautifully appointed Hermann Park and the lush greens of Rice University, the Westin Houston Medical is a newly renovated historic landmark in Houston. Known as an avant-garde architechtural icon, the hotel offers a luxurious retreat at the intersection of academia, arts, medicine and wellness.

Facilities and Capacity

The main ballroom offers 8,000 square feet with pre-function space, and can be partitioned into three rooms for a more intimate and customizable wedding experience. Our dedicated events team creates and personalizes your wedding celebration to your exact needs. Choose from a myriad of room configurations to fit your wedding vision including our Private Dining Space perfect for rehearsal dinners, bridal showers and more! The hotel environment combines authentic local influences, the subtle richness of its mid-Century home, unhindered natural lighting, cutting-edge technologies, and subtle human intervention to create a spot of calm in the busy heart of Houston. The emphasis of the design is on simplicity and wellbeing, with clean lines, earth colors and organically-inspired furnishings being hallmarks. Houston’s largest skylights, inspired by the work of Hames Turrell, offer some of the finest views in the city.

Accommodation

Empower your well-being in our beautifully designed guest rooms. You and your wedding guests will find respite amid the rigors of wedding planning at the Westin Houston Medical Center. Our 273 rooms include six king suites, 12 extended stay king suites, six queen suites, one presidential suite, and one junior presidential suite. Relax and indulge in privacy with the full line of aromatic and luxurious Heavenly Bath amenities. Then rejuvenate your body and mind with a sound nights sleep in our award-winning Heavenly Bed.

Other Facilities

Our urban oasis includes a dramatic rooftop pool with impressive views into Downtown Houston. The cosmopolitan retreat rises above the vibrant Houston streets and offers a tropical paradise with palm tree shaded sun loungers, outdoor bar and casual dining. The extended outdoor terraces create destinations for cocktail hours and social gatherings.

History

The Medical Towers Building was built in 1954, winning the Progressive Architect Award in the same year. Gordon Bunshaft of Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill designed this venue, drawing inspiration from New York City’s famous Lever House. The Westin Houston Medical Center conference and meeting facilities are homed on the 5th floor of the mid-Century, award-winning, historically listed tower. The building has been restored to preserve its rich architectural legacy with an eye to the future.

Location

Westin Houston Medical Center is ideally positioned to serve the millions of annual visitors to the Texas Medical Center, Houston Museum District, and Rice University campus. With convenient access to the wider Houston area, you and your guests will have the city’s amenities at your disposal. Take advantage of our prime location in the cultural heart of Houston with a short walk or bike ride to 19 museums, gorgeous parks, and world-class entertainment. Explore Greater Houston with direct access to the METRORail at our doorsteps with lines to NRG park and much more!

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2 Reviews for Westin Houston

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  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
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    Asif · Getting married on 07/04/2020

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    Phenomenal l!

    The amount of help we received was amazing. First class service and so easy to work with!

    Sent on 09/06/2019

Westin Houston FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    No
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 500.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 1750.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 1750.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    China
    Clean Up
    Event Planning
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
    Set Up
    Tables
    Transportation
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 20.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    House Beer
    House Wine
    Open Bar
    Specialty Beer
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    800
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    1
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    13
  • Describe your venue:
    Ballroom
    Banquet Hall
    Historic Building
    Hotel
    Restaurant
    Rooftop
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Pet Friendly
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Limited Bar
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Audio Equipment
    Centerpieces
    Chairs
    Dance Floor
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Shuttle
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    March
    April
    May
    June
    September
    October
    December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    July
    August
    November

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  • 1709 Dryden Road Houston, TX, 77030 See on map
    832-915-3447 (Phone number)
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