Let us welcome you to the extraordinary city of Houston for the 2019 IPS. As America’s fourth largest city, Houston is a cosmopolitan destination filled with world-class dining, arts, hotels, and shopping. Houston is brimming with opportunity, excitement, culture and history. A diverse city where more than 145 languages are spoken results in a food, art and community fusion unmatched in other destinations. The Culinary and Cultural Capital of the South is an exciting place to work, stay, and play!
Marriott Marquis Houston
1777 Walker Street
Houston, Texas 77010 USA
Located in the vibrant downtown district, the Marriott Marquis Houston is changing the game in the city of Houston with their resort-like amenities and contemporary guest services. The Marriott Marquis boasts premier service, a rooftop terrace, and Texas-shaped lazy river. Prepare to experience an unmatched stay at their Four Diamond hotel in downtown Houston.
$259 per night (single/double)
The above rates are subject to applicable state, local, occupancy, and tourism taxes and fees. Guest room reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 72 hours prior, per established Hotel policies. Otherwise, the first night’s deposit may be forfeited at the option of the Hotel.
Reservations can be made online by clicking here.
Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-228-9290 and mentioning “International Petroleum Summit” or “IPS”.
The deadline date to make reservations is April 30, 2019. On May 1, the remaining hotel rooms will be released, but the hotel will continue to offer the group rate after the reservation deadline, subject to availability. Based on availability, the room rates will be applied up to 3 days before and 3 days after.
The Marriott Marquis brings you into the center of downtown Houston’s bustling energy. It overlooks Discovery Green Park and minutes away from Minute Maid Park, the Toyota Center, George R. Brown Convention Center, and Houston's 17-block Theater District. Guests will have a plethora of dining options not only at the Marriott Marquis, but in the surrounding downtown areas, as well as quick access to other activities. The Marriott Marquis gives guests direct access to Houston’s theater district, shopping district, and nightlife within a few stops via the METRORail line adjacent to the hotel.
Traveling to Houston
Traveling to Houston has never been easier! Houston has two airports: Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and William P. Hobby Airport (HOU). Bush Intercontinental Airport is approximately 20 miles north of downtown Houston, and is Houston’s largest airport. Hobby Airport is approximately 11 miles south of downtown Houston. For more information about each airport, please click here.
For driving instructions to the Marriott Marquis from either the Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) or William P. Hobby Airport (HOU), please click here. Uber and Lyft service the Houston metro area, including both airports. Taxis are also available with approximate fares from IAH to downtown around $53 and around $26 from HOU.
Traveling around Houston
: Preferential rates have been secured through Hertz rental car. Please click here or use promo code CV#053Y0001 when reserving a car.
: Valet parking will be available for a rate of $40 USD daily. The off-site parking is fee $8 hourly and $27 daily.
: Houston is serviced by both Uber and Lyft ridesharing services. For more information about Uber and to download the app, please click here. For more information about Lyft and to download the app, please click here.
: Travel from downtown to midtown, the Museum District, and the Texas Medical Center on Houston’s METRORail! More details on the METRORail, as well as a map, can be found by clicking here. The Marriott Marquis is adjacent to the Convention District stop on the green line.
: Traveling within downtown Houston is easy! You can catch a cab downtown and go anywhere in downtown Houston for only $6! The $6 cab fare applies to the downtown Houston area that is bounded by I-45, I-10 and US 59. More details are available here.
: Catch a free ride within downtown Houston on a Greenlink bus. A route map and schedule details can be found here.
There are so many things to do in Houston, it is tough to know what to do first. The official visitor guide has everything you need to plan your ideal Houston itinerary. It offers useful tips, sample itineraries, calendar of events, restaurants and much more to make the most of your visit.
Houston Visitor Guide: https://www.visithoustontexas.com/