San Antonio is known for its Hispanic-American culture. It’s home to the historic Alamo site, and Six Flags Fiesta. Its history and enchantments are like a magnet for buffs and visitors alike. Boutique hotels are here to take care of them. Is finding a hotel that’s full of character and charm, and unspoiled by ultra-modern design hard?
A boutique hotel that has retained its historic integrity and is worth exploring like a hidden gem. Well, your search ends here with our list of the best boutique hotels in San Antonio to make your travel experience in San Antonio worthwhile.
A few minutes’ walk from The Alamo and Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Museum, Hotel Emma was a 19th-century wine distillery before.
This 5-star boutique hotel features an on-site market and bar, a rooftop pool, and a gym. It also provides a 24-hour front desk, and free bicycle use.
All rooms are equipped with private bathrooms, 48-inch flat-screen TVs, and bath amenities. Some units have a private terrace.
Nestled along the shores of the San Antonio River, Mokara Hotel and Spa features an on-site oyster bar and restaurant, a rooftop café, a gym and spa, and a heated pool.
This luxury 4-star hotel also provides shoeshine and concierge services.
Each room have high ceilings and is fitted with a spa bath, flat-screen TV, 24-hour coffee and food service delivery are also available.
If you are looking for an elegant boutique hotel, check it out.
La Cantera Resort & Spa features suites and cottages, two golf courses, 6 restaurants, 3 outdoor pools, a full-service spa, a hot tub, and an infinity pool for adults.
This 4-star resort and spa also offers complimentary shuttle and concierge services, in-room breakfast, and babysitting services.
Each serenely painted room comes with a minibar, white linen, and a 42-inch HDTV.
Hotel Havana sits on a 1914 property with an on-site restaurant that serves Pan-Latin cuisine.
This 3-star boutique hotel, within walking distance from San Antonio Riverwalk, and the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts.
All rooms and suites come with antique fixtures, a minibar, a seating area, and iPod docks.
Rivercenter Mall and Fort Sam Houston are a short drive from the hotel.
Located in the heart of San Antonio, Home2 Suites By Hilton features a sun terrace, a 24-front desk, a barbeque, and offers private parking, enhanced cleaning, and hygiene practices to keep the place safe for guests.
This 2-star hotel also serves complimentary continental or buffet breakfast.
Every room is fitted with private bathroom, a flat-screen TV, coffee maker, a wardrobe, towels, and linen.
This pet-friendly establishment is both a hotel and an apartment.
San Antonio At The Rim, Tx features a fitness center, outdoor pool and grill, and 24-front desk. It offers breakfast and grocery delivery services, and free parking.
The hotel offers accommodations and flexible lease terms. Whether you need a simple and unfurnished apartment or a corporate one with hotel amenities for a night or a few month.
Menger Hotel features a courtyard garden, an outdoor pool, a bar, an on-site resto, and a gym.
All rooms have seating areas and are provided with desks, cable TVs, and coffee makers.
This historic 3-star hotel is just a few minutes drive to top attractions such as The Alamo, the city’s zoo and botanical garden, and San Antonio International Airport.
A short walk from Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Museum, Hotel Valencia Riverwalk features an on-site restaurant, a cocktail bar, an on-site gym, and a terrace overlooking the river.
This 4-star hotel shuttle services, and a 24-front desk.
Each room is equipped with a private bathroom with robes, toiletries, and an HD TV.
Another boutique hotel that offers an on-site restaurant is Omni La Mansion del Rio.
This pet-friendly 4-star hotel features a spa, outdoor pool, poolside bar, and room services.
Its Spanish-inspired rooms come with a marble bathroom, minibar, in-room safe, a 49-inch smart TV. Select suites have access to a private balcony.
A short walk from the Alamo, Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk features a rooftop pool, on-site dining, poolside lounge.
This luxury hotel also offers a 24-hour gym, ATM, and currency exchange.
All rooms come with a seating area, private bathroom with premium amenities, a 65-inch flat-screen TV, fridge, and iPod docks.
JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa boasts an on-site waterpark, 7 restaurants, a full-service spa, and 4 outdoor pools.
This 4-star hotel offers upscale rooms, concierge services, a Starbucks, and access to the TPC San Antonio Golf Course.
Each room includes a coffee machine, iPod dock, a fridge, and a flat-screen TV.
This family-friendly is situated just 6-minute walk from The Alamo. Featuring a sun terrace, a rooftop heated lap pool, an on-site steakhouse, a lounge, a fitness center, and a 24-hour front desk, Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk has it all.
All rooms come with a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom with a shower, hairdryer, and toiletries.
Some rooms are provided with seating areas.
Located in the heart of the city’s entertainment district, San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk features rooms with a balcony, on-site restaurant, and cafe.
This 30 story, 4-star hotel also provides a gym, a spacious event space, a cocktail bar, 1 indoor pool, two outdoor pools, lifts, and car hire.
Every room is equipped with a seating area, a safety deposit box, cable TV, and a writing desk.
Another boutique hotel that features an on-site restaurant, a wide event space, a bar, a gym and an outdoor pool is San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter.
With direct access to the Rivercenter Mall, this high-rise 4-star hotel boasts an IMAX theatre, and a 24-hour front desk.
Each room includes a seating area, a cable TV, a work desk, and a coffee maker.
Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa is a 3-minute drive to SeaWorld.
This 4-star luxury resort features a 27-hole golf course, a tennis court, a 4-acre water park, a full-service spa, a lazy river, 3 outdoor pools, 7 restaurants, a café, a 24-hour gym, and an on-site mini-market.
Every room is equipped with an in-room safe, a cable TV, iHome stereo, fridge, and an iPod dock
If you’re looking for a boutique hotel that’s few minutes walk from downtown San Antonio and The Alamo, check out The Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio.
This 4-star hotel features an outdoor pool, a hot tub, a spa, a fitness center, a sauna, ATM, private check-in and check-out, and an Italian restaurant.
Each modern room comes with a coffee maker and Starbucks coffee, and a 42-inch smart TV.
A short drive from Northstar Mall and San Antonio International Airport is Aloft San Antonio Airport.
This pet-friendly 3-star hotel features a 24-hour fitness center and convenience store, an outdoor pool, self-service kiosks, a bar, a lounge, and billiards. It offers luggage storage and a complimentary airport shuttle.
All rooms are provided with a tea/coffee maker, fridge, and a cable TV.
Another boutique hotel that’s a short drive from San Antonio International Airport is The Westin San Antonio North.
This 4-star hotel features an indoor and outdoor pool, a cocktail bar, an on-site resto, a gym, a jacuzzi, an on-site café, and a piano bar.
Its kid-themed rooms and suites are provided with a safety deposit box, bathrobes, and a coffee maker.
If you want to find more boutique hotels, hotels with hot tubs, or romantic hotels for a weekend getaway in San Antonio, check out these locations below for your next vacation.
There are quite a few boutique hotels on the list that are close to San Antonio International Airport. But if you prefer a short drive, choose between Aloft San Antonio Airport, and The Westin San Antonio North.
If you're looking for a nice boutique hotel that is close to Alamo and Ripley's, choose among the following: Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk, Grand Hyatt San Antonio RiverWalk, Hotel Valencia Riverwalk, and Hotel Emma.
If you're planning to spend your vacation with your family, kids, or even SO that is close to some family-friendly tourist attractions such as Seaworld, then, Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort is the answer.
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