Come out to the ball game and then get a great night’s sleep at our hotel near Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. The ballpark has a natural grass playing field and features a retractable roof for an open-air feel that reminds fans of the good old days. Minute Maid Park remembers its roots and pays homage to Union Station, which is a cornerstone of Houston’s economic development. The left side of the stadium has a railway with a train moving on the track. The train runs the length of left field with a coal car filled with oranges whenever the Astros hit a home run or win a game. Anyone who has ever had a Minute Maid juice box knows the refreshing taste of orange juice. The ball-park is nicknamed “The Juice-Box” as such and encourages fans to come out to fill the 41,168 seats.
Although primarily a ball-park, Minute Maid Park has been the host for many other events.
Get close to the game and enjoy big league baseball from a variety of seats. With deep green seats matching the retro feel of the ballpark, there are nine different seating areas to choose from and each with an exciting perspective. Sit by the right or left foul lines are only five feet from the action. Popular seats are the Crawford Boxes in left field where fans get a view of what it’s like to be an outfielder in the Major Leagues. There are premium seating areas and entertaining in special mezzanine seating and “The Champions” party room for special events.