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If you can’t decide between a River Walk retreat, a historic gem or a business hotel just follow this guide to the top 10 hotels in San Antonio.

Top historic hotels

Omni La Mansion del Rio

Drop into the 19th century at this 1852 hacienda-style hotel, with exposed wooden beams, wrought-iron balconies and Mexican tiles. The hotel sits on the leafy River Walk, near many restaurants and bars.

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112 College St., San Antonio 78205

Historic Menger Hotel

Teddy Roosevelt and Oscar Wilde spent time in the Menger Hotel, open since 1859. Situated within view of The Alamo, the balconied hotel’s décor varies from Colonial to contemporary American style.

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204 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio 78205
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Top spa hotel – Hyatt Regency Hill Country

This western San Antonio resort pampers guests with 21 treatment rooms, eucalyptus-infused steam rooms and children’s spa treatments. The lobby is decorated with handmade quilts and antler chandeliers.

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9800 Hyatt Resort Dr., San Antonio 78251
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Top design hotel – Hotel Valencia Riverwalk

Faux fur coverlets and orange and espresso accents decorate the Hotel Valencia, on the restaurant-lined River Walk. Dine on Spanish-influenced cuisine at Citrus restaurant or outdoor in the courtyard.

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150 E. Houston St., San Antonio 78205

Top bed & breakfast hotel – Gardenia Inn

Located in the King William Historic District, the Greek Revival Gardenia Inn contains antiques, Oriental rugs, oak fireplaces and four-poster beds. It’s an easy walk to the River Walk and Southtown arts district.

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307 Beauregard St., San Antonio 78204

Top luxury hotel – The Watermark Hotel and Spa – San Antonio

Windows are draped in Italian linens, chairs upholstered in soft leather and the lobby lit with candles at the opulent Watermark Hotel. Relax with premium spa services then take the two-block walk to The Alamo.

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212 W. Crockett St., San Antonio 78205

Top self-catering hotel – SpringHill Suites by Marriott – San Antonio

Within walking distance of the Crossroads Mall, SpringHill Suites provides rooms with kitchenettes and sofa beds, ideal for families. Visitors can expect complimentary breakfast and an outdoor pool.

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3636 NW Loop 410, San Antonio 78201
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Top pet-friendly hotel – The Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio

Dog beds and the city’s most pleasant walk — the River Walk — await furry guests at The Westin. This elegant hotel features limestone and marble staircases, leather armchairs, and walls adorned with local artworks.

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420 W. Market St., San Antonio 78205
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Top airport hotel – Hyatt Place San Antonio Airport-South

The Hyatt Place San Antonio Airport-South features complimentary breakfast and free transport to the airport and any destination within three miles. Contemporary Southwestern themes dominate a sand- and rust-colored décor. 

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7615 Jones Maltsberger Rd., San Antonio 78216
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Top business hotel – Embassy Suites – San Antonio (Airport)

Complimentary airport transport and meeting rooms make the Embassy Suites popular with business visitors. Shades of yellow and orange make up the sunny decor. 

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10110 US Hwy. 281 N, San Antonio 78216
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