The Hotel 31 Houston near The Galleria (ex Holiday Inn) is just 600 m from the Galleria Mall and in close proximity to other shops and restaurants. Downtown museums and the theatre district are 14.5 km away. The hotel provides much more than just comfort and convenience. The hotel has complemented its great Houston location with a full range of onsite features. Comprising a total of 316 guest rooms the air-conditioned establishment welcomes guests in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service. Further facilities on offer to guests include lift access a restaurant Internet access and a car park (for a fee). Guest rooms in the hotel have been upgraded to include new carpeting new plush bedding with a pillow menu for guests to choose from crisp cotton sheets and a signature spread. En suite guest bathrooms have a shower and bath and have been refurbished with ceramic tile flooring vanity units topped with gleaming granite new fixtures and lighting. Other additions in the guest rooms include a free upgraded Internet service to allow guests a choice of wired or wireless Internet access spacious work desks with ergonomic chairs and a coffee and tea service. Guest rooms are not only spacious and comfortable but also include lifestyle-inspired amenities state-of-the-art technology contemporary furnishings and the creature comforts of home and office. A hairdryer direct dial telephone satellite/cable TV radio individually regulated air conditioning and heating feature as standard. Rooms with either double or king-size beds are available. Guests can take a splash in the outdoor swimming pool work out in the fitness center or unwind in the whirlpool before retiring for a good night's rest. The Vineyard Cafe is open for breakfast lunch and dinner. The Winery lobby lounge is open nightly.