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Hotel Derek
4 stars

Hotel Derek

2525 West Loop South, Houston, TX 77027, United States
+1 713 961 3000
From
$106
Cheapest

rate per night

5.9
Passable

based on 1,052 reviews

Hotel Derek
Tue 6/25
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Wed 6/26
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Standard room
King room
Deluxe room

About Hotel Derek

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Located in the fashionable Galleria and River Oaks District, Hotel Derek is Houston’s premier boutique hotel. If a hotel could have a split personality, then this one is it as business is the theme during the day and pleasure is the preferred at night. This creates a chic place for guests to work, play and stay.

Guests will have 13 different accommodations to choose from at Hotel Derek that offer a refreshingly unique take on a city-scape through rich fabrics, exotic textures, contemporary layouts, hardwood floors and cutting edge technology. Many rooms also boast views of the Galleria and downtown Houston skyline with floor to ceiling windows. The boutique feel is clear with each of these unique features.

Hotel Derek offers Revolve Kitchen and Bar for guests to enjoy dining and craft cocktails at a hip and happening spot. Tap and Pour evolves from AM coffee bar to feature 20 local rotating Texas craft beers in the evening. Starbucks is always close by for that quick shot of preferred caffeine goodness to either get the day going or to push the night even further.

A handful of other amenities add to Hotel Derek’s boutique flair. These include chauffeured car service within a three-mile radius, Sweat 24-7 gym and fitness center, Splash pool and movie wall, a 24-hour Biz Center and superfast WiFi throughout the complex.

Hotel Derek won’t just have guests wanting to return, it might just have them wanting to take up residence in such a fashionable and fun place to stay.

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Latest deals for Hotel Derek

Tue 6/25
Wed 6/26
Luxury room
2 double beds
Superior room
2 double beds
bed type unknown
2 double beds
King room
1 king bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
Standard room
bed type unknown
bed type unknown
1 king bed
Deluxe room
bed type unknown
2 double beds
1 king bed
Double room
bed type unknown
2 double beds
2 double beds
*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night, not including taxes and fees

Amenities at Hotel Derek

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking
  • Business center

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Entertainment staff
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Dining

  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV
  • DVD player

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pants press

Bedroom

  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

General

  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Telephone
  • Storage available

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Golf
  • Pool table

Pool

  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor pool

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Cribs available

Fitness

  • Fitness center

Reviews of Hotel Derek

All reviews are collected from real users with a verified booking made with KAYAK or one of our trusted external partners.

5.9
FairBased on 1,052 verified guest reviews
5.8Friends
6.2Solo
6.2Couples
5.7Families

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6.0 Okay
Pros:The hotel amenities were fine, by and large. The location is excellent for shopping, of course.
Cons:Ah, let me count the ways: - There’s some sort of disconnect over self parking, which results in a higher/incorrect(?) charge for already expensive parking. Notably, using the app-and-text method results in a different charge than if one uses the parking machine in the parking garage. Because parking is managed by a third-party, there’s no recourse, at least not an easy one, for any charge adjustment. - Repeatedly, they were deficiencies with the breakfast experience. Of course it’s not included, but that’s not an issue. Instead, on several days items that were listed on the menu were not available thanks repeatedly, they were deficiencies with the breakfast. Of course it’s not included, but that’s not an issue. Instead, on several days items that were listed on the menu were not available (eg, croissants, other breakfast breads). Hardly catastrophic. Far worse, though, was that my significant other was not served adequately or treated with appropriate respect when she ordered breakfast: The coffees were a third under-filled, a request was needed to top them off; the breakfast tacos were tossed up (served) on the bar some distance from her; she was simply told that there were no breakfast breads when she attempted to order them, with that explanation or apologies; and was told she could not pay with cash or credit card, but only a room charge, without explanation. Her suspicion was that she was not treated particularly deferentially because she was not yet dressed for the day; a businessman being served concurrently was treated much more respectfully and deferentially than was my guest. - There were overcharges on the room bill, which required correction at check out. Of course, the “convenience fee“ for the area shuttle bus was neither needed nor welcome. - No one inquired about how we enjoyed our stay, or sought any feedback, including at checkout. - There was a good bit of noise from adjacent rooms, as well as quite a bit of street noise in our (8th floor) room. Although the room was generally clean, the towels were not absorbent. We joked they seemed “coated in Scotchguard”. - The public-area bathrooms in the lobby were not clean or well stocked, and the sink in one of the bathrooms didn’t work at all. - Finally, we sometimes experienced that special arrogant hauteur that staff sometimes affect in high-end hotels. Instead of being generally warm, friendly, and helpful, several times staff seemed curt and uninterested in assisting us. Certainly never welcome.
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4.0 Mediocre
Pros:location
Cons:staff was rude and not friendly; no spa; we were awaken at 3.30 a.m. by a phone call from the front desk asking about noise.... the noise was not coming from us as we were sleep.
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7.1 Good
Pros:Comfortable bed, nice view.
Cons:Parking is $25 a night, the bathroom needed to be cleaner. Also small details like the sheets being upside down (tag at the top).
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9.4 Wonderful
Pros:City view, staff, movie night...
Cons:Maids wake u up early to clean room
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2.2 Poor
Cons:We had to pay an extra charge for the self parking. This charge was %40 of the charges I was paying for staying the night.
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8.0 Very good
Pros:Boutique hotel feel. Near the Galleria and other shopping and restaurants.
Cons:Fire alarm went off at 5:30 AM. Noticed that some of the lobby furniture and room furnishings looked worn and needed to be updated. Located in a busy area and entering and exiting on Westhimer is difficult.
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Samar <3
Cons:Leaving Samar :(
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Hotel Derek made my money worth, that we even decided to stay an extra day and the front desk workers where very professional and flexible with check out hours.
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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:love the surroundings,the quietness and cleanliness of the place...the staff was also wonderful and friendly especially the bartender...although there was one staff that doesn't know the first thing about customer service not really towards me but what I've seen with other guests on 2 occasions.....overall I love the place but there's a few things they can work on because of their price
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8.0 Very good
Pros:A family emergency brought me to Houston, and I booked my room online. I loved the urban modern decor. Boutique and trendy - and the decor is my style, but some fixtures were a little dated. Location and self (or optional valet) parking were very convenient.
Cons:Lots of hidden fees: resort fees, "misc tax", parking tax; plus upon check in - after already paying my entire reservation (4 nights), my CC was charged $100/night for "misc". I was prorated some of the $100/nt, but it was still an unexpected expense that I was not aware of $100/nt fee when I booked - or I probably would've cancelled my reservation. Also reserved for 4 nights, but when I tried to extend my stay 2 extra nights, the room rate was much more per night. They did allow me a late check out to decide if I wanted to pay the increased rate - which I greatly appreciated. I ended up checking out of the Derek, and stayed in another hotel in the galleria district those 2 extra nights.

Location

2525 West Loop South, Houston, TX 77027

What's nearby

  • Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park0.5 mi
  • Houston Arboretum & Nature Center1.8 mi
  • Memorial Park1.9 mi
  • Menil Collection3.5 mi
  • Rothko Chapel3.7 mi
  • Contemporary Arts Museum4.1 mi
  • Museum of Fine Arts4.1 mi
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science4.2 mi
  • Houston Zoo4.4 mi
  • Miller Outdoor Theatre4.4 mi
  • Holocaust Museum Houston4.4 mi
  • Museum of Health and Medical Science4.4 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Hotel Derek

Low season

April

High season

July

Average price (weeknight)

$144

Average price (weekend night)

$144
Cheapest month to stay with an average 13% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 19% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Hotel Derek

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Top tips for your stay at Hotel Derek

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Hotel Derek, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in April and October.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Hotel Derek, plan to stay on a Saturday or Thursday. The most expensive day is usually Tuesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Hotel Derek was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $122, while the most expensive was $172.
  • How long should you stay at Hotel Derek? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 1 day.

FAQs when booking at Hotel Derek

  • Where is Hotel Derek located?

    Hotel Derek is located at 2525 West Loop South, 5.5 miles from the center of Houston. Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park is the closest landmark to Hotel Derek.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Hotel Derek?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Hotel Derek.

  • Does Hotel Derek offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Hotel Derek offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Hotel Derek from the airport?

    Hotel Derek is 13 miles from Houston Hobby. Hotel Derek is 18.4 miles from Houston George Bush Intcntl.

  • Does Hotel Derek have a pool?

    Yes, Hotel Derek has a pool onsite.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Hotel Derek hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Hotel Derek in Houston and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Hotel Derek and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Hotel Derek.

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Good to know

Value for money

6.1

Distance to city center

5.5 mi

Nearest Airport

Houston Hobby

Distance to airport

12.6 mi