Local Area and Things to Do in Houston

Stay Near NRG Center, The Galleria, Texas Medical Center, Museum District, Rice University and More

Getting Here: Blossom Hotel Houston, 7118 Bertner Avenue, Houston, TX 77030

From HOU (William P Hobby Airport) to hotel [13 miles] - head north on W Rent Car Rd. toward Airport Blvd. Take Broadway St, I-45 N, Exit 45 and State Hwy 288 S to Bertner Ave. Turn left on Bertner Ave. 

From IAH (George Bush Intercontinental Airport) to hotel [27.6 miles] - continue on Hardy Toll Road. Take I-69/US-59 S to Service Rd. Take the exit toward N Mac Gregor Way/S Mac Gregor Way from State Hwy 288 S. Take N MacGregor Way and Braeswood Blvd to Bertner Ave. 


From shopping and entertainment, to dining and nightlife, Blossom Hotel puts the best of Greater Houston at your fingertips. Discover what gives the city its special flavor at one-of-a-kind attractions including POST HTX, Bayou Bend, Project Row Houses, The Cistern, Mahatma Gandhi District, Houston Botanic Gardens, Orange Show for Visionary Art, Beer Can House, BAPS temple, Chinatown and the Art Car Museum.

Accessible half and full-day excursions include Galveston, Clear Lake, Space Center Houston, Kemah Boardwalk and Round Top. At the gateway to future Helix Park and adjacent to the Texas Medical Center, guests also have unmatched access to world-class medical facilities.

When planning your visit, our staff will be happy to help you build an itinerary that showcases the best of the city, while also assisting with the procurement of reservations, tickets and tours. Please visit us at the front desk for more information. 

Night shot of NRG

NRG at night

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Ariel view of Texas Medical Center


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