Everything is bigger in Texas!
The Marriott Marquis Houston, while a convention hotel, is the perfect getaway from the demands of our busy lives. With resort-like features, as well as over 100,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, you have the distinct opportunity to go for business and stay for leisure. This is a perfect destination and hotel combination for our Bleisure program!
Just for starters, the Parkview Terrace on the 6th floor features a Texas-shaped lazy river, as well as an Infinity pool and a splash pad for younger guests. There’s also green space for Bocce Ball, Cornhole, Jenga as well as yoga. Lounging Cabanas and Gazebos can be rented for those who want to spend the whole day out under the warm Texan sunshine!
Biggio’s: Named after Houston Astros’ beloved player, Craig Biggio, this is a sports bar that goes to a new level. With two thirty-foot-tall HD screens and more than 10 additional TVs located over the bar, you’ll never have to miss a game. Featuring décor pulled from sports stadiums around the USA, any sports fan will feel right at home. Elevated bar food, and over 20 beers on tap; Biggio's is the place to be for any sporting event.
Cueva: Gather with friends at Cueva, a tucked away wine bar in the Lobby Lounge of the hotel, featuring more than 200 bottles and 12 wines on-tap. Relax at the "wine cave" and enjoy the complimentary flavours of Mediterranean tapas and small plates.
More restaurant choices!
Texas T: A quick service café in the lobby features Starbucks coffees and teas as well as locally sourced baked goods, quick meals and snacks. Open during breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Xochi: Xochi celebrates the culinary and indigenous richness of Oaxaca, Mexico and its varied geographic regions and preservation of primitive customs with an unrivaled menu of Oaxaca-inspired food and drink. The menu features a wide variety of housemade masas incorporating many types an colors of corn, an endless variety of moles, housemade chocolate and ribbons of cheese (called quesillo) wrapped into balls, and many other very distinctive and diverse Oaxacan-inspired dishes.
Walker Street Kitchen: The only restaurant serving a full breakfast menu and buffet is a perfect mixture of coastal cuisine and southern favourites. Serving a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu there’s something there for everyone.
The gym, located on the 6th floor, features free weights as well as cardio and weight machines. There’s no fitness need it can’t take care of and we also have the ability to organize personal training or fitness classes.
There is also a full-service spa, Pure Spa, located on the 6th floor that accommodates everything from manicures and pedicures to full body treatments. With 5,000 sq ft. of space, Pure is a great place to wind down after a day of intense meetings or exploring the city.
Conveniently, the hotel is located directly across the street from Discovery Green Park which regularly features fun programming as well as an open green space, right in the middle of downtown.