We’ll be setting up shop in Houston in April for the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship, so we put together a list of our favorite hotels, must-see exhibits, and where to grab a bite post-match. Hope to see you there!


STAY


The Four Seasons

A forever favorite, the Four Seasons Houston boasts luxe rooms, a state-of-the-art spa, and a Topgolf Swing Suite so you can practice before your next round.

1300 Lamar Street, Houston

https://www.fourseasons.com/houston


Hotel Alessandra

This boutique hotel is conveniently located in downtown Houston. When you’re not taking in the city, enjoy an afternoon poolside or dinner at the hotel’s Mediterranean restaurant, Lucienne.

1070 Dallas Street, Houston

https://www.hotelalessandra-houston.com/



EAT & DRINK


Truth BBQ

It wouldn’t be a visit to the Lone Star state without some brisket and Truth BBQ serves up some of the best.

110 S Heights Blvd, Houston

https://www.truthbbq.com/


Indigo

For a fresh take on soul food, try the tasting menu from Chef Jonny Rhodes at Indigo. There are two seatings each night, 6 PM and 8:45 PM.

517 Berry Road, Houston

https://www.htxindigo.com/


The Pit Room

Get your taco and barbeque fix in one bite. The tortillas (made with brisket fat) are the perfect wrap for this restaurant’s Texas brisket.

1201 Richmond Avenue, Houston

http://www.thepitroombbq.com/



MUST-DO


Vincent Van Gogh: His Life in Art at The Museum of Fine Arts

This new exhibition (through Jun 27, 2019) brings together over 50 works from the iconic artist. With a mix of still life, portraiture, and landscapes, you’ll be treated to an intimate look into the life of Van Gogh.

5601 Main Street, Houston

https://www.mfah.org/exhibitions/vincent-van-gogh-his-life-in-art


The James Turrell Skyspace

Located at Rice University, this LED light installation from artist James Turrell is a must. You can reserve your spot online for a sunrise or sunset viewing.

Rice University, Suzanne Deal Booth Centennial Pavilion, University Place

http://skyspace.rice.edu/


SHOP


Lemon Laine

Get your clean beauty fix at this natural beauty and wellness shop. Shop brands like Kjaer Weis, Tata Harper and Vintner’s Daughter, all curated by store owner Laura Lemon, or make your own custom facial oil at the oil bar.

714 Yale Street, Houston

https://lemonlaine.com/


L’Etoile Pop-Up at River Oaks Country Club

We’ll have the latest styles from the spring collection along with all of your tennis essentials at our 12-day pop-up at the Men’s Clay Court Championship.

1600 River Oaks Blvd, Houston

https://www.mensclaycourt.com/


Tootsies

From Isabel Marant to Jimmy Choo, you’ll find a wide selection of the season’s latest styles at Tootsies.

2601 Westheimer at Kirby, Houston

https://www.tootsies.com/houston


Indulge Boutique

Indulge Boutique is one of those stores with a little bit of everything. Candles from Diptyque, dresses from Ulla Johnson, and vases from La Soufflerie in Paris are just a few of the things you’ll find in the River Oaks shop. Our own play essentials are also on the racks!

2903 Saint Street, Houston

http://www.indulgedecor.com/


PLAY


DEFINE

With six studios in the Houston area, DEFINE offers barre, yoga and cycling classes to stimulate your body and mind.

https://definebody.com/


Wildcat Golf Club

Located just outside of downtown Houston, the Wildcat Golf Club has two beautiful 18-hole courses, The Lakes and The Highlands. After your round, enjoy a bite at the club’s Vista Grill.

12000 Alameda Road, Houston

https://wildcatgolfclub.com


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