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Houston’s only luxury shopping, dining, and service guide. A private concierge for tourists and locals alike. Published in print, online and digital book formats.

Presented in a classy coffee-table style book, the stylish semi-annual premier edition of the HOUSTON BLACK BOOK OF LUXURY will include the top high-end brands and businesses in Houston alongside a myriad of valuable resources and information.

Ad space reservation closes June 9, 2017.



Gorgeous supersize 12 x 12 in. coffee-table book style.  Perfect-bound.
black hard cover, gold foil logo imprinted in the center.
160+ Full-color pages.

Circulation           35,000+ copies.

Hotel-room Distribution
Inside the rooms at all 5-Star and many 4-Star hotels in the Greater Houston Area.  See the complete list of hotels below.

Complimentary Home Delivery
By mail to residential properties starting at $1 million,
and to White Diamond private subscribers.

In-Business Limited Distribution
Limited, complimentary copies delivered to select businesses locations:

Private FBOs, top country clubs and golf courses,
select jewelry and timepiece stores, luxury boutiques, premium spas,
luxury auto rentals, limousine companies, exclusive medical offices,
high-end restaurants, chambers of commerce, consular offices,
wealth management companies, and select law firms.

Areas: Downtown | Houston Medical Center | Uptown/Galleria
Tanglewood | River Oaks | Memorial | City Centre
Royal Oaks | Bellaire | Rice Village | Katy-Cinco Ranch
Sugar Land | The Vintage/Cypress | The Woodlands
Carlton Woods | Kingwood | The Vintage area | Clear Lake

Every six months.

Publishing dates
Fall-Winter: September 15, 2017
Spring-Summer: March 1st, 2018

Digital Version
May 2017. Updated version every 30 days.

Hotel Room Distribution
Inside every room at the following Hotels:

  • Crowne Plaza Suites Houston – Sugarland
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Houston by the Galleria
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Houston – Greenway Plaza
  • Four Seasons Houston
  • Hampton Inn and Suites Houston Medical Center – Reliant Park
  • Hilton Americas Houston
  • Hilton Houston Galleria Area
  • Hilton Houston Post Oak by the Galleria
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton – Westchase
  • Hotel Derek Houston Galleria
  • Hotel Granduca
  • Hotel Houston Greenway Plaza
  • Hotel ICON, Autograph Collection
  • Hotel Indigo Houston at The Galleria
  • Hotel Sorella Citycentre
  • Hotel ZaZa Houston
  • Houston Marriott Energy Corridor
  • Houston Marriott Medical Center
  • Houston Marriott West Loop by The Galleria
  • Houstonian Hotel Club and Spa
  • Hyatt on Market Street – The Woodlands
  • Hyatt Regency Houston
  • Hyatt Regency Houston/Galleria
  • JW Marriott Houston
  • JW Marriott Houston Downtown
  • JW Marriott The Woodlands
  • Omni Houston Hotel
  • Omni Houston Hotel Westside
  • Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston
  • Sheraton Suites Houston Near The Galleria
  • The Lancaster Hotel
  • The Magnolia Houston
  • The Post Oak
  • The Sam Houston, Curio Collection by Hilton
  • The St. Regis Houston
  • The Westin Houston Downtown
  • The Westin Houston Memorial City
  • The Whitehall Houston
  • Westin Galleria Houston
  • Westin Oaks Houston at the Galleria
  • Wyndham Houston West Energy Corridor


Advertising Opportunities

Full Page and Junior Full Page (2/3 column) ads only.
Includes all applicable listings,  Blue Diamond membership, hot-linked logo and listing under all applicable categories in the website.

Premium positions available.
Premium and Standard placement on a first-come, first-served basis.

Premium placement opportunities:
Back Cover.
Inside Front-Cover.
Inside Back Cover.
First 24 Pages in the book (non-categorized).
Category Leading Ad (see the list of categories below).


Category Leading Ads 
First Full Page ad
in category, right-hand-side behind Section Cover,
OR Double Page Ad, behind Section Cover:

  • Fine Dining
  • Fashion Apparel for Her
  • Fashion Apparel for Him
  • For Men Only
  • Fine Jewelry & Timepieces
  • Malls & Department Stores
  • Fabulous Gifts, Books & Stationery
  • Health & Wellness
  • Cosmetics, Hair & Skin Care
  • Luxury Automobile Stores & Service
  • Boating, RV & Outdoors
  • Home Furnishings, Decor & Accessories
  • Leisure & Entertainment
  • Travel
  • Art & Culture
  • Fitness & Sports
  • Children’s World
  • Technology & Electronics
  • Optical & Eyewear
  • Games & Hobby
  • Shoes, Handbags & Luggage
  • Specialty Shops
  • Residential Real Estate & Developments
  • Commercial Real Estate & Properties
  • Office & Legal
  • Relocation Concierge
  • Local & Traveler’s Concierge
  • Event Guide