Hilton Americas-Houston is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

1. Hilton Americas-Houston

8.6
1600 Lamar St (at Crawford St), Houston, TX
Hotel · Downtown Houston · 89 tips and reviews

Vincent M.Vincent Melgarejo: The hotel is very well appointed. And, even though you don't swim, I recommend the rooftop patio past the pool. Amazing views that few guests discover. Can see frm the Ship Channel to the Galleria!

Chad H.Chad Humphries: Great skyline views from rooms facing West & North. Great service! Horrible cell reception throughout entire hotel.

Max L.Max Losk: Amazing view from the gym upstairs!

Monument Inn is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

2. Monument Inn

8.8
4406 Independence Pkwy S, La Porte, TX
Seafood Restaurant · 35 tips and reviews

erich l.erich lim: Fantastic gulf coast seafood although most items are fried. Down home friendly prompt service. Great homemade cinnamon rolls and views of the water is relaxing

Deana S.Deana Smith: The best seafood I have had here in Baytown. The stuffed jalapeño's is a "must try". Good stuff, great atmosphere, pretty view on the water but make reservations!!!

Deeanne G.Deeanne Gonzales: Good good and a great view

Buffalo Bayou Park is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

3. Buffalo Bayou Park

9.5
616 Memorial Heights Dr, Houston, TX
Park · Neartown - Montrose · 24 tips and reviews

PedalHoustonPedalHouston: Miles of winding trails. Make sure you have a bike with tires that can handle some of the mixed terrain if you're riding your bike. Great elevation changes here and a nice view of the city.

Local Houston MagazineLocal Houston Magazine: There are giant gar fish and turtles to watch and you might even see an alligator. Of course, the Rosemont Bridge spanning the bayou is the perfect spot for viewing the downtown skyline. Read more.

Jared J.Jared Jarvis: Beautiful park with plenty of walking and bike trails. Beautiful view of Houston too.

The Dogwood is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

4. The Dogwood

7.9
2403 Bagby St (McIlhenny St.), Houston, TX
Lounge · Midtown · 52 tips and reviews

Robyn P.Robyn Pass: Great service and great view from upstairs bar.

My Table MagazineMy Table Magazine: Sure, the interior features a host of ESPN games and dartboards galore, but the rooftop patio is the place to steal panoramic views while enjoying local and national brews.

John K.John Kidde: Great rooftop view of downtown Houston, a variety of beers on tap, good bar food, friendly servers, clean. All around a great place.

Brenner's on the Bayou is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

5. Brenner's on the Bayou

8.5
1 Birdsall St, Houston, TX
Steakhouse · Washington Avenue - Memorial Park · 42 tips and reviews

The DrenThe Dren: We go here for our anniversary every year. Started out going to the original, but this one is a little nicer we think, with a great view of the bayo. Have the crab cakes.

Adriana D.Adriana Dueñas: Such a nice view!!! Loved it!!!

Aubrey T.Aubrey Taylor: The view and food

Raven Tower is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

6. Raven Tower

9.1
310 North St (Main St), Houston, TX
Concert Hall · Central Houston · 5 tips and reviews

Anita A.Anita Alvz de Cortes: Need to go up the tower, the nice downtown view is there.

Richirich G.Richirich Garcia: This place is awesome! They have a great selection of beer. Awesome patio and amazing view from the top of the tower.

Steven S.Steven Stapleton: A great mixed crowd! The views are amazing, service is on point, but don't trip down the stairs!

The Grove is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

7. The Grove

8.7
1611 Lamar St (Dallas), Houston, TX
New American Restaurant · Downtown Houston · 68 tips and reviews

CultureMap Houston M.CultureMap Houston Manager: Three private dining rooms offer nice views of Discovery Green.

Houston PressHouston Press: Enjoy an upscale dinner inside the architecturally stunning Grove, which provides a beautiful view onto the park by day or night.

BobbyBobby: Always great seating with views of Discovery Green and DTH. The burger is near-perfect, as are the seasoned fries, as is the shrimp and crab salad, as are the desserts...

Hyatt Regency Houston is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

8. Hyatt Regency Houston

8.3
1200 Louisiana St, Houston, TX
Hotel · Downtown Houston · 59 tips and reviews

CHIC C.CHIC CorporateApts: The Hyatt's Spindletop restaurant is a great place to dine...go at sunset to get a great (revolving) view of the city!!

Jack L.Jack Lakkapragada: One of the best places to stay in Houston downtown - great rooms, great views and awesome service.

jeremy m.jeremy munnerlyn: Ask the front desk to put you high up so you can get a good view from your room.

Hotel Zaza is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

9. Hotel Zaza

8.8
5701 Main St, Houston, TX
Hotel · The Museum District · 57 tips and reviews

Alexis W.Alexis Wilson: The rooms are amazing! The skyline view at night is beautiful. Great place to spend the weekend with that special someone. $$$$

CultureMap Houston M.CultureMap Houston Manager: In its previous life, this hotel was a Houston landmark known as The Warwick. Bob Hope once remarked that the greatest view in the world was from the top of the hotel.

Ted I.Ted Irving: Awesome skyline views. Make sure and slide the concierge or front desk clerk no less than $10 and they can make some great things happen; Room Upgrade, wine, etc.

Spindletop Restaurant at Hyatt Regency Houston is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

10. Spindletop Restaurant at Hyatt Regency Houston

7.5
1200 Louisiana St (Polk), Houston, TX
Seafood Restaurant · Downtown Houston · 21 tips and reviews

Kireau K.Kireau Kendrick: great place to see Houston from top of a skyscraper. it spins round and round slowly. beauttiful closeup view of surrounding architecture.

Jean H.Jean Horst: 30 floors above downtown Houston on top of the Hyatt! Fabulous views!

Robyn P.Robyn Pass: Try the delectable Avocado Dome for an appetizer, it's a signature dish. The view is amazing!

Pool Teracce @ Hilton Americas is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

11. Pool Teracce @ Hilton Americas

7.7
1600 Lamar St, Houston, TX
Pool · Downtown Houston · 3 tips and reviews

Jennifer P.Jennifer Palus: Take a dip and enjoy the view!

Larry L.Larry Lundstrom: The view is incredible here. Great place to chill.

Wendy W.Wendy W: Stunning views of entire city! Not sure Houstonians know about this birds view spot!

Eleanor Tinsley Park is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

12. Eleanor Tinsley Park

9.2
500 Allen Parkway, Houston, TX
Park · Fourth Ward · 23 tips and reviews

Manuel V.Manuel Villasmil: The view of Downtown is unbeatable fresh air, great for a walk.

Jared J.Jared Jarvis: Beautiful park with a great view of the city.

CultureMap HoustonCultureMap Houston: One of the prettiest along the green stretch of Buffalo Bayou, with the city skyline as a dramatic backdrop, and is the site of the city's official Fourth of July festivities every year.

Magnolia Hotel is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

13. Magnolia Hotel

8.3
1100 Texas St (at Fannin St), Houston, TX
Hotel · Downtown Houston · 33 tips and reviews

CultureMap Houston M.CultureMap Houston Manager: The rooftop pool provides spectacular views of the city.

Aaron B.Aaron Barkley: Amazing view from rooftop

Patrick L.Patrick Lessing: Great hotel in a great area. Ask for a nice view on downtown when you check in. You will not be disappointed. Enjoy the cookies in the evening.

Terry Hershey Park is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

14. Terry Hershey Park

8.9
15200 Memorial Dr (Memorial Mews Dr), Houston, TX
Park · Memorial · 30 tips and reviews

PedalHoustonPedalHouston: Try the Ant Hills if you have a mountain bike. Try the shared trails that reach all the way to George Bush Park. You can get definitely get the miles in here and also you get a great view as well.

Matt F.Matt Fink: Bike/run trails the views and nature in West Houston

Bike people, if you are coming from behind me and I'm listening to my ipod, best believe I don't hear you say to your left. Yield to me. And don't get rude when I don't hear you.

Monnalisa Bar is one of The 15 Best Places with Scenic Views in Houston.

15. Monnalisa Bar

8.0
800W Sam Houston Pkwy, Building 9 (Inside Hotel Sorella - second floor), Houston, TX
Pool · Memorial · 7 tips and reviews

Seun S.Seun Solanke: Go to Monnalisa Bar on Sat evenings. Be sure to check out the view from the pool.

My Table MagazineMy Table Magazine: The pool, suit-and-tie crowd, starlit ceiling and bustling energy of CityCentre are some of the many breathtaking views patrons have come to favor on Monnalisa’s European-inspired, intimate patio.

Krystal N.Krystal Nichole: Great lounge, wonderful atmosphere, mixed crowd, live band. Great spot to hang out on Friday or Saturday Nights