Alden Houston
1117 Prairie Street, Houston, TX

Alden Houston

1117 Prairie Street
Houston, TX 77002
Neighborhood: Downtown
Alden Houston, Houston — Alden's beautiful indoor/outdoor Veranda space, the perfect setting for your special event, ceremony, reception or rehearsal dinner.
1117 Prairie Street
Houston, TX 77002
Neighborhood: Downtown

Maximum Capacity: 225 people
Availability
Welcome to Alden, Houston’s intimate oasis of modern luxury and exceptional service, located in the heart of downtown. Each of our 97 guestrooms pamper with lavish residential luxury, while providing the modern-day conveniences the savvy traveler has come to expect: complimentary wireless internet access, 24-hour room service, flat screens and an extensive DVD Library at no charge. Our award-winning restaurant, 17, offers an enticing variety of American cuisine paired with an extensive domestic and international wine list. And, our intimate lounge, a+, provides the perfect end to any day with a unique menu of concoctions. Two meeting rooms and a beautiful indoor/outdoor veranda space provide an ideal location for your meeting or special event. Along with all of this comfort and style, Alden offers you unparalleled service - our most valuable asset.
We invite you to experience Alden.
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Alden Houston, Houston

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Complimentary Wireless High Speed Internet Access, Complimentary Town Car Service within Greater Downtown Houston, Complimentary Welcome Amenity, 27" Flat Screen Televisions, Complimentary DVD Library, 24-Hour Concierge Services, Twice Daily Maid Service, Same Day Dry Cleaning and Laundry Service, Luxury Bathrobes and Towels, Premium Residential Linen, Complimentary Morning Newspaper of your choice, Gourmet In-Room Minibar, 24-Hour Room Service 
24-Hour Fitness Center, and Express Check Out.
Need something else? Give us a call...Alden Houston, Houston — a+, our intimate lounge, provides the perfect end to any day. A great spot to unwind and chill to the sounds of hot local DJs. Offers a casual, chic atmosphere to compliment the vibrant downtown scene.
a+ is...
"...as sleek and timeless as a martini glass, the Bar somehow balances elegant comfort with eclectic warmth." 
Houston ChronicleAlden Houston, Houston — FROM NORTH, take I-45 (NORTH FREEWAY), I-45 South towards DOWNTOWN, Exit LEFT onto MCKINNEY, Turn LEFT onto SAN JACINTO, Turn LEFT onto PRAIRIE. THE ALDEN - HOUSTON located immediately on the right.
FROM SOUTH, US-59 (SOUTHWEST FREEWAY), US-59 North towards DOWNTOWN, Exit LEFT to DOWNTOWN, Exit RIGHT onto LOUISIANA, Turn RIGHT onto TEXAS, Turn LEFT onto SAN JACINTO, Turn LEFT onto PRAIRIE, ALDEN - HOUSTON located immediately on the right.Alden Houston, Houston — Our award-winning restaurant, 17, offers an enticing variety of American cuisine paired with an extensive domestic and international wine list. Since opening, the restaurant has received outstanding local, regional and national recognition including: Bon Appetit, Food & Wine, Gourmet, Town & Country, Travel+Leisure, USA Today and “Best New Restaurants ‘04” by Esquire. According to Texas Monthly, “I like just being in 17, with its glittering crystal lights and sleek chocolate-and-white color scheme set off by froufrou red wallpaper on one side of the room.”—Rated #1 Where to Eat Now (February 2005)Alden Houston, Houston — We proudly feature Aveda bath and body products to enjoy in our granite-walled bathrooms with glass enclosed showers and suites with generous bathtubs for two.Alden Houston, Houston — In each of Alden's 97 deluxe rooms, we have ensured that your every need will be met. The sleek contemporary design features a full work area with complimentary wireless internet access and a two-line direct-dial telephone. When work is done, choose a movie at no cost from our extensive DVD library while snacking on gourmet treats from your in-room mini bar. All rooms boast luxurious residential-quality bedding and linens with 400-thread count Egyptian cotton sheets, down pillows and comforters, exquisite pillow-top mattresses, and plush terry robes and towels.Alden Houston, HoustonAlden Houston, HoustonAlden Houston, HoustonAlden Houston, HoustonAlden Houston, Houston — 27" Flat Screen TelevisionsAlden Houston, Houston
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Alden RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 78 people 585 sq ft 54.3 sq meter
Alden Room, Alden Houston, Houston — The Alden Room is ideal, convertible meeting space. This room has the flexibility to accommodate several types of meetings in classroom, theatre, boardroom and U-shaped configurations. This space is also well-suited for intimate dinners for up to 50 people.
The Alden Room is ideal, convertible meeting space. This room has the flexibility to accommodate several types of meetings in classroom, theatre, boardroom and U-shaped configurations. This space is also well-suited for intimate dinners for up to 50 people.

Photos published with permission of Alden Houston

Alden Room, Alden Houston, Houston — The Alden Room is ideal, convertible meeting space. This room has the flexibility to accommodate several types of meetings in classroom, theatre, boardroom and U-shaped configurations. This space is also well-suited for intimate dinners for up to 50 people.Alden Room, Alden Houston, Houston
The Alden Room is ideal, convertible meeting space. This room has the flexibility to accommodate several types of meetings in classroom, theatre, boardroom and U-shaped configurations. This space is also well-suited for intimate dinners for up to 50 people. Our Catering & Events Manager will assist you with every detail of your event. The staff at Alden promises to deliver a successful event which will exceed your expectations.
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Theater
Capacity: 78 People
Banquet - 8 per
Capacity: 50 People
Classroom - 18"
Capacity: 30 People
Reception
Capacity: 70 People
Conference
Capacity: 30 People
Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • High Speed Internet
  • Video Conferencing
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Atmosphere/Decor: Naturally lit. Individual temperature and lighting controls.
  • Audio Visual: Portable Equipment
  • Ceiling Height (in feet): 9
  • Ceiling Height (in meters): 2.7
  • Space Size (Length x Width) in feet: 13 x 21
  • Space Size (Length x Width) in meters: 3.9624 x 6.4008
  • Special Features: Wireless high speed Internet access.
  • Total Square Feet: 585
  • Total Square Meters: 54.3
BoardroomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 14 people 273 sq ft 25.4 sq meter
The VerandaPhotos Available
Outdoor Venue Max Capacity: 215 people 2400 sq ft 223 sq meter
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