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Red Lion Hotel Houston Intercontinental Airport

Please pardon our dust as our first floor rooms are currently undergoing renovations. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Whether you're in town on business or pleasure, the full-service Red Lion Hotel Houston Intercontinental Airport provides you with an affordable stay just seven miles from George Bush International Airport (IAH). Ride the complimentary shuttle to and from the airport or park your car for free in any of our 400 parking spaces, some of which can accommodate oversized vehicles. 

Business trips are easy at our renovated hotel, where you can work in our business center using complimentary wireless high-speed Internet featuring high bandwidth. Host professional events in our more than 17,000 square feet of meeting facilities. An on-site restaurant keeps you well-fed all day long. Children under 12 years of age eat breakfast for free. Need to burn some calories after a filling meal? Head to the fitness center for a great workout. 

500 N. Sam Houston Pkwy. East
Houston, TX 77060
Phone: 281-931-0101

Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 PM

Explore Features and Services

Explore Features and Services

We make business travel easy with our free shuttle to and from the Houston airport and an on-site business center that helps you stay productive. If you need to venture out for a meeting, stop by the bistro for a bite to eat before departing. We offer an array of great amenities to enhance your experience like our free Wireless high-speed Internet, so you can connect with family. Our sundry shop allows you to pick up snacks and last-minute items. You can maintain your exercise routine in our fitness center, and take some time to relax at our two outdoor swimming pools surrounded by landscaped courtyards. 


  • 24-hour business center
  • Complimentary controlled-access parking (over 400 spaces available, including spaces for oversize vehicles)
  • Complimentary daily airport shuttle departing on the hour from 4 a.m. – 1 a.m., with additional departures on the half hour from 4 a.m. – 8 a.m.
  • Copy/fax service
  • Fitness center with three treadmills, one bike, one elliptical machine, free weights and a universal weight machine
  • Free USA TODAY® newspaper
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Sundry shop, open 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Government rates available
  • Ice and vending machines located on each floor for guest convenience
  • Kids 18 and under stay free in same room with an adult
  • Laundry facilities
  • Meeting facilities
  • No pets allowed
  • Safe-deposit box
  • Two outdoor pools
  • Wake-up service
Experience the taste of North Houston

Experience the taste of North Houston

Why leave the hotel for a good meal when our very own Bistro 500 is just steps away from your room or suite. Our on-site restaurant's daily breakfast buffet includes pastries, fresh fruit, and yogurt, with coffee and juice served table side. Lunch and dinner options blend Southern cuisine with a bit of Southwestern spice. Enjoy a post dinner cocktail at our contemporary bar. 

Bistro 500

Just off the hotel lobby, Bistro 500 keeps meals convenient and satisfying with a full variety of American favorites and Southwestern regional dishes. 


  • Breakfast: 6 AM to 10:30 AM
  • Lunch: 10:30 AM to 4 PM
  • Dinner: 4 PM to 10 PM
Bistro 500 Bar

With three plasma-screen TVs and happy hour specials daily, our Bistro 500 Bar promises easy refreshment just steps away from your room. You'll find the bar inside the hotel's Bistro 500 restaurant. 


5 to 11 PM

If you would like to step out and dine, there is an array of dining options near the hotel.

Host Your Next Event or Meeting With Us

Host Your Next Event or Meeting With Us

Featuring 11 updated meeting rooms and 17,000 square feet of space, the Red Lion Hotel Houston Intercontinental Airport makes an excellent venue for both business and social events. The meeting rooms have flexible layouts; the largest offers theater-style seating for 500 guests. Enjoy amenities like a spacious pre-function area; menus with a wide range of price options; full-service audiovisual equipment and help from our dedicated staff. Just seven miles from George Bush Intercontinental Airport, the hotel's location is ideal for attendees arriving via flight, and a complimentary airport shuttle provides convenient transportation to your event.

Meeting Room Amenities:
  • Catering available with flexible menus and pricing
  • DVD
  • Digital projector
  • Flip chart/markers
  • Free high-speed Internet
  • Full-service audiovisual equipment
  • Large pre-function/reception space
  • LCD projector
  • Lectern 
  • Microphone 
  • Telephone
  • Three dedicated event coordinators
  • Whiteboard

Contact Information
Melanie Campbell
Phone: (281) 931-0101 ext. 5121

Sports Team Certified to Win on the Road

At Red Lion Hotel Houston Intercontinental Airport, from tee-ball to the minor league, we go above & beyond to welcome sports teams of all ages and types. Our North Houston area location, with tons of amenities, makes us a favorite among sport team group travel hotels in East Texas.

We are proud to uphold our Sports Certified status through Red Lion Hotels Corporation. Being certified means that our hotel has undergone industry specific training and has demonstrated the ability to successfully house sports groups and offer special amenities that focus on creating convenience and value for your team, so you can concentrate on the game.

  • Team breakfast options
  • Team parking options
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Special team welcome on arrival
  • Pre-keyed and pre-blocked rooms
  • Double rooms on property
  • Complimentary meeting space (if available onsite)
  • Customized Sports Group Resume prepared and shared with staff before your arrival to get to know your team before you arrive.
  • Onsite restaurant and bar, Bistro 500, with hot home-style meals and plenty of options to please the entire team


Call one of Red Lion Hotel Houston Intercontinental Airport group travel planners at (281) 931-0101 or to request a group proposal for your sports team today.


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Things to Do In North Houston, TX

Things to Do In North Houston, TX

The Red Lion Hotel is situated in the heart of the vibrant North Houston District near major corporate headquarters such as United Airlines, General Electric, Shell, Exxon Mobil, and Halliburton. Just seven miles from George Bush Intercontinental Airport, our location also makes a convenient home base for visiting popular attractions that offer a variety activities after your work day.

Your stay just off Beltway 8 provides easy access to popular events at Sam Houston Race Park, Minute Maid Park, and the Toyota Center. Kids in tow? Put smiles on their faces with a trip to Wet 'n' Wild Splash Town or the Houston Grand Prix. For fun within minutes of your hotel room, check out Doss Park, Tour 18 Golf Course, Greenspoint Mall or Movie Tavern.

Arts and Culture

Theater District - 15.9 miles
With nine resident art organizations performing in seven venues, there is something for everyone in the Theater District.

Houston Museum District - 19 miles
Be inspired by the exhibits in this walkable arts district, home to 19-member museums, some of which feature free admission.

Family Fun

Movie Tavern - 6.7 miles
Catch a motion picture blockbuster and a full dinner at this movie theater.

Houston Grand Prix - 6.9 miles
Two outdoor go-kart tracks, an indoor/outdoor party space and an arcade provide hours of fun for visitors of all ages.

Doss Park - 7 miles
Soak up the sun at the 33-acre Doss Park,  home to tennis courts, grills and a playground.

Mercer Botanic Gardens - 8.4 miles
Spend some time strolling through these scenic gardens, encompassing 300 acres and featuring several species of birds and butterflies.

Wet 'n' Wild SplashTown - 11.8 miles
Cool off in the wave pool, zip down adrenaline-boosting waterslides and enjoy family-friendly raft rides at this water park.

Downtown (Houston) Aquarium - 15.1 miles
More than 200 aquatic species call this six-acre complex home. In addition to aquatic and geographic exhibits, you can visit the full-service restaurant, upscale bar or gift shop.

Houston Zoo - 22.9 miles
Discover more than 4,500 animals at this world-famous attraction that makes a great place to spend a day with the family.

Sports and Entertainment

Sam Houston Race Park - 11.3 miles
In addition to thrilling quarter-horse and Thoroughbred races, this equestrian park offers a popular ongoing concert series.

Minute Maid Park - 14.6 miles
You can take part in America's favorite past time by watching the Houston Astros baseball team while enjoying some peanuts, a hot dog, and a cold beverage.

Toyota Center - 15.3 miles
Cheer on the Houston Rockets basketball team as they shoot hoops at the Toyota Center, or attend a concert when the players are off the court.

Tour 18 Golf Course - 15.5 miles
Reward yourself after morning meetings with a tee time at this unique course, which produces some of the most challenging holes in the U.S.

BBVA Compass Stadium - 16.7 miles
If you love a good soccer game, head to this stadium to watch Major League Soccer's Houston Dynamo play on their own turf.

NRG Park Stadium - 23.2 miles
This stadium features a retractable roof and is home to the Houston Texans football team and the Houston Rodeo.


Greenspoint Mall - 2.7 miles
Shop for wardrobe additions, jewelry and more at this regional mall, which spans 1.5 million square feet of space.

Old Town Spring - 12.8 miles
Head to this historic area near the 1990s rail yards to browse art galleries, hunt for unique treasures among the quaint stores and indulge in a delicious meal at one of the many eateries.

Market Street Shopping District - 19.1 miles
Find upscale shopping in this outdoor lifestyle center featuring stores like Ann Taylor and Brooks Brothers. Stop for a bite to eat at one of the numerous dining options.

Hotel Amenities

Here are a few of the main amenities this property offers. If you have questions about anything you don't see here please feel free to contact the Front Desk.

Outdoor Pool
Business Center
Fitness Center
Free Airport Shuttle
Shuttle Service
Flat Screen TV

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