Hotel Zaza Houston Museum District

Museum District Hotel
Hotel Zaza Houston Museum District #10 of 605 hotels in Houston #10 of 605 hotels in Houston
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5701 Main Street Houston, TX 77005

Why we like it

  • A luxury hotel with tons of character, including plenty of unique concept suites
  • Whether your room looks like a geisha house or includes a space suit, your stay will be unforgettable
  • You should definitely try a couple of meals at Monarch—the food and the service both impress
  • The lobby is a wonderful place to hang out, complete with pond filled with fish, books, and complimentary refreshments
  • Staff are as charming as the property, and willing to go the extra mile to make your stay a memorable one

What you need to know

  • COVID-19 safety protocols are in place to meet and/or exceed county guidelines, & increased cancellation flexibility may be available
  • Snacks and a mini bar in your room can be purchased for a fee in case you feel peckish
  • Turn-down service includes little treats and candles to spice up your evenings
  • Pets are welcome for a one-time non-refundable $150 per pet—they love to pamper your fur-baby
  • You can even get your food and drinks served poolside in case you want some outdoor refreshment
  • Toiletries are provided by C.O. Bigelow

Popular Houston Features

COVID-19 Protocols Free Breakfast Free Parking Pet Friendly On-site Bar On-site Restaurant Swimming Pool Free WiFi Airport Shuttle Family Friendly


Right at the center of amusement and culture in Houston, you won’t want for things to do near your lodging. You will be right in the middle of the Museum District, practically adjacent to the zoo. Get out there and explore, you’ll discover tons of fascinating treasures.

  • Distance to Houston Zoo: 0.8 mile
  • Distance to Texas Medical Center: 1.2 mile
  • Within walking distance: At least a half-dozen museums, a planetarium, and a huge park
  • Transportation: A complimentary car service is provided for destinations within 5 miles, so you don’t necessarily need your own

Property Amenities

Property services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Express check-in
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Food and drink

  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Wedding services

Shuttles and transportation

  • Free shopping center shuttle
  • Free area shuttle


  • Fitness facilities
  • Fitness facilities (surcharge)
  • Sauna
  • Sauna (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (surcharge)
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Arcade/game room


  • Electric car charging station
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

Business services

  • 24-hour business center

In-Room Amenities


  • Free newspaper
  • Daily housekeeping

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar

Bedding and linens

  • Towels provided
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Linens provided
  • Premium bedding


  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Designer toiletries


  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • In-room safe (surcharge)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Slippers

Media and electronics

  • Plasma TV
  • Cable TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count
  • Free WiFi (limited) duration
  • Free WiFi (limited) time


Hotel Zaza Houston Museum District

2,092 Reviews #10 of 605 hotels in Houston

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Recent Reviews

Lucila23122013 wrote a review on September 16, 2021 Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Trip Type: Couples

Hotel Zaza

Very attentive and friendly staff, beautiful interior. Great swimming pool. Comfortable bed and ample rooms. Beautiful views, centrally located in the midst of parks and museums. Efficient valet...
paul_stephens06 wrote a review on September 12, 2021
Trip Type: Couples

Unbelievable. Avoid this place!

One of the worst experiences on our wedding night. Unbelievable. This is one of the most incredible situations I've ever encountered in my life. I'm not one to review places, but this especially...
Todd S wrote a review on September 10, 2021
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Service! Service! Service!

I recently stayed at ZaZa near Hermann Park for a birthday and anniversary celebration. The managers (Ian and Luis) made sure that our visit was top-notch. They checked on us at every step and made...


Deposit & Cancellation Policies

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