A new independent hotel will debut this summer, replacing the DoubleTree by Hilton Houston Downtown.

The property, at 400 Dallas St., will be renamed C. Baldwin, according to a Jan. 9 press release. The name is in honor of Charlotte Baldwin Allen, who is called the “mother of Houston,” per the release and the Texas State Historical Association.

The hotel is part of Allen Center, and both are owned by New York-based Brookfield Properties. Brookfield launched a $48.5 million renovation of Allen…

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Downtown Houston DoubleTree to become independent hotel named after ‘mother of Houston’