Where to Stay in Houston’s Ion District

Fully furnished studio apartment at Mid Main Lofts in Midtown
Lodgeur’s flexible, furnished apartments are perfect for founders and investors looking to stay close to the Ion.

Are you visiting the Ion District and looking for a comfortable place to stay? Is your search for a Midtown hotel turning up empty?

Lodgeur hosts Houston’s innovators. Our flagship location is just 5 blocks from the Ion.

Lodgeur is the largest accommodation provider in Midtown and the Houston Innovation District, and is the highest-rated professional host in Houston. We have hosted more than 8,000 guests to date.

Lodgeur is Houston’s hometown housing startup, and our apartments are perfect for founders and their teams. Staying in town for an accelerator or a sprint? House the whole team with Lodgeur and feed them on a budget. Home Slice Pizza and Kura Revolving Sushi are downstairs.

Our modern, fully furnished apartments provide more space and privacy than a hotel room without sacrificing the convenience of a central location. Lodgeur offers free parking in the gated parking garage, easy light rail access to downtown Houston and the Texas Medical Center, fully-equipped kitchens, full-size washers & dryers, and flexible rates.

Map of Houston's Ion District

Hotel-style Furnished Apartments

Enjoy the comfort of a great hotel with all the amenities of home. Each property is designed to give you more space and privacy than a typical hotel, without sacrificing the ease of a central location. 

Here is what you can expect from your luxury accommodations with Lodgeur:

Need a dedicated office space during your stay? Check out our Digital Nomad Suites with monitors, whiteboards and funky background murals.

Saving Money on your Midtown stay

There are a few ways to save money on your visit to the Ion District:

For stays over 30 nights, Lodgeur offers the flexibility to terminate your stay on 14 days’ notice. Note: this early termination flexibility kicks in after you have met a 30-night minimum stay.

Convenient Transportation Options

Free garage parking for Lodgeur guests

If you’re driving to Houston, skip the $50 nightly parking fees charged by downtown hotels. While there is no valet parking, Lodgeur offers free parking in the attached parking garage on Main Street. There is also a dedicated pickup spot for Uber and Lyft rides. (Your average nightly price is always lower with Lodgeur’s free parking!)

Midtown’s Ensemble Station takes you to Houston’s best destinations

Map of METRORail Red Line destinations
Map of Houston’s best rail line. The Red Line will take you directly to the Toyota Center, George R. Brown Convention Center, Minute Maid Park, Theater District and UH-Downtown, as well as the Museum District, NRG and TMC.

Using the METRORail to explore Houston

Lodgeur at Mid Main Lofts in Midtown is situated directly on the METRORail Red Line. You can use the Red Line of the METRORail to visit nearby attractions like the Houston Zoo, Downtown Aquarium, or Houston’s many great museums. You can even access the Texas Medical Center. Check out our blog post about using the METRORail to get around the city without a car.

Pro tip: the Red Line will take you directly to Midtown, downtown, NRG/Reliant, the Museum District, and the Texas Medical Center. The Theater District, Hobby Center and Discovery Green are near the Main Street Stop.

If you’re arriving without a car, check out our blog post on surviving Houston without a car.

Choose the Most Walkable Location in Houston

If you’re planning a trip to Houston’s Ion District, your surroundings matters! Midtown is Houston’s most walkable neighborhood (WalkScore of 91!), so you can easily explore all that the city has to offer at the best price. And the Ion? Just 5 blocks away.

Lodgeur at Mid Main Lofts has an unbeatable location at 3550 Main Street, Houston TX 77002. It’s right next to its own METRORail station for fast and cheap transit to the main Houston event venues: Downtown Houston and NRG Stadium/Reliant Park.

We’ve compiled a list of all the grocery stores, shops, bars, restaurants, salons, dentists, and medical offices within a 5-minute walk of Lodgeur at Mid Main Lofts.

A better choice than the small rooms in the Houston city center, Lodgeur’s furnished apartments offer easy access to downtown Houston and luxury amenities like outdoor pools and fitness centers that rival those of Houston’s best hotels.

Houston’s Best Food is in the Midtown Neighborhood

You won’t need to eat breakfast at the same place twice with Midtown’s huge choice of restaurants. Home Slice Pizza is right next door and has a takeaway window serving up the city’s best pizza. You’ll be able to order a great breakfast downstairs at The Brass Tap. You’ll find several places to eat or drink on site and next door, but you can walk to dozens more. No reservations needed.

Tour Lodgeur’s Beautiful, Flexible Apartments in Midtown Houston TX

If you’re looking for a comfortable and easy accommodation in a great location, take a 3D virtual tour of Lodgeur’s beautiful apartments. You can also check out virtual tours of the fitness center and pool at Mid Main Lofts and each apartment type you can rent from Lodgeur. We have also included a floor plan for each apartment type.

Book an apartment now for your visit to the Ion District in Houston’s Midtown.

Looking for more info on Houston’s startup ecosystem? Check out our blog post.

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