Hotel Emma

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Overview of Hotel Emma

Hotel Emma

5.0 star property
Luxury aparthotel with outdoor pool, near Pearl District

9.8/10 Exceptional

747 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is $495
Price available on 8/28/2022
136 E Grayson, San Antonio, TX, 78215
Main amenities
  • 146 smoke-free apartments
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Valet parking
  • Pool bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Babysitting
  • Terrace
Feel at home
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
Cleaning & Safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Midtown
  • San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium - 34 min walk
  • River Walk - 35 min walk
  • Alamo - 35 min walk
  • Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center - 40 min walk
  • Pearl District - 1 min drive
  • San Antonio Majestic Theater - 7 min drive
  • Market Square - 7 min drive
  • Alamodome - 9 min drive
  • AT&T Center - 13 min drive
  • North Star Mall - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • San Antonio International Airport (SAT) - 9 min drive
  • San Antonio Station - 9 min drive

About this property

Hotel Emma

Winner of the Conde Nast Hot List award in 2021, Hotel Emma promises a premium experience and puts you within a 10-minute drive of River Walk and San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium. Guests indulge in massages, then grab a bite to eat at the coffee shop/cafe. An outdoor pool and a poolside bar are other highlights, and apartments offer up nice touches like premium bedding and designer toiletries. Fellow travelers love the helpful staff and location.


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out

Safety measures

Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance


  • Check-in time from 3 PM - midnight
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21


  • Babysitting*


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Property amenities


  • Outdoor pool
  • Massages


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking on site (USD 30.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Free offsite parking within 150 ft

Family friendly

  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Babysitting (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator


  • Breakfast available for a fee: USD 15-80 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar/deli
  • 24-hour room service


  • Premium bedding
  • Bed sheets provided


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries

Living spaces

  • Library


  • LED TV with satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Dry cleaning/laundry service

Work spaces

  • Conference space


  • Air conditioning


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Elevator
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • 24-hour front desk

Location highlights

  • In the entertainment district
  • In the historical district
  • On the riverwalk

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Bicycle rentals on site

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Security system
  • Smoke detector
  • Window guards


  • 146 rooms
  • 8 floors
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms avaliable

Special features

Awards and affiliations

Hotel Emma is listed in the 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Hot List and the 2021 Travel + Leisure 500.
The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between USD 15 and USD 80 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge


  • Valet parking costs USD 30.00 per night with in/out privileges

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Hotel Emma San Antonio
Hotel Emma
Emma San Antonio
Hotel Emma Aparthotel
Hotel Emma San Antonio
Hotel Emma Aparthotel San Antonio

Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel Emma offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Emma does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Emma?
As of Aug 20, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Emma on Aug 28, 2022 start from $495, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel Emma?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Hotel Emma?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Emma?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel Emma?
Yes. Valet parking costs USD 30.00 per night. Electric vehicle charging is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Emma?
You can check in from 3 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-out is available.
What is there to do at Hotel Emma and nearby?
Hotel Emma has an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center, as well as a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Emma?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Down On Grayson (3-min walk), Nao (3-min walk), and Botika (4-min walk).
What's the area around Hotel Emma like?
Hotel Emma is a short 1-minute walk from Pearl District and 17 minutes' walk from San Antonio Museum of Art. Travelers give top marks for the aparthotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings






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10/10 Exceptional

Hotel Emma is Awesome and would recommend to anybody and everybody. They do everything right, down to the smallest details.
Shane, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Henry, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Absolutely amazing place !!
The Hotel Emma is one of the next hotels I have ever stayed in!! The service is the best I have ever experienced and I have stayed in a lot of places !! They just can’t do enough for you. The hotel itself is beautiful, I could not fault it or the staff….. amazing place !!
Fiona, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Wonderful experience! Glad we signed up for the hotel tour. It was a fun and unique experience. Overall, great atmosphere in and surrounding the hotel.
Endia, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Perfection in a way that is difficult to explain until you stay. Don’t think about it—just book.
Alva, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

John, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Stephanie, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

PAUL, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Hands down the best experience you will ever have at an independently owned boutique hotel.
Ryan, 5-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Amazing hotel with excellent service
Michael, 1-night family trip
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