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Hotel Contessa

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205 (East Side)
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Ranked #3 of 347 hotels in San Antonio
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Jose L Uvalde, Texas
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  • Location
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Uvalde, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the time we checked in and through check out, our experience was and always has been exceptional. Valerie at the front desk was so helpful and went above and beyond in helping us. When we come to San Antonio, my family and I always stay here... Its AWESOME !!!

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Oblong Il
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I just returned from A 4 day stay at the Hotel Contessa, the location is perfect for every thing to do along the River Walk ! The suites are large and very well maintained, the entire staff went out of their way to make sure our stay was an enjoyable one ! We will return !!!

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Rockford, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I again had the pleasure of spending Easter weekend at the Hotel Contessa. This property is the perfect location for any visitor looking to enjoy The Riverwalk or downtown San Antonio. You can absolutely walk anywhere in the downtown area you want to go in a matter of a few minutes. The Alamo is about a 5... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Hotel Contessa is a lovely hotel located right on San Antonio's River Walk. The rooms (all are suites) are spacious, clean, and very affordable, the staff friendly and helpful, and the Cork Bar was a great place to unwind for a night cap. We would definitely return again.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pros: The Contessa is in a wonderful location on the River Walk. Some sections of the walk are very noisy at night, with bars and lots of loud partying. The section around the Contessa is very quiet. Most of the sites to see in San Antonio are within an easy walk. The missions, of course, are not. They're a few... More

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice location with very spacious rooms and lovely overlook to riverwalk. Great happy hour with Spanish Tapa munchies. Walking distance to all the main attractions in the area. We will return in the future to spend more couples getaway time.

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Austin, TX, USA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Perfectly located on the famous River Walk within walking distance to The Alamo, Convention Center, shopping, lots of restaurants and, of course, access to the River Walk shops and boat trip. The staff was friendly and helpful.The bar has comfortable sofas, chairs and tables and prices are fair. The breakfast is a little pricey - buffet if you want all... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was unable to book a room at the conference host hotel. Hotel Contessa was a second option. Very glad that it was. Everything from the interior design, Architecture & amenities we're absolutely first class. I was particularly impressed with the housekeeping staff. Upon each encounter whether it be in the hallways or elevators they were very friendly cordial and kind.... More

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Hamlin, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just returned from a perfect stay at the Hotel Contessa. The entire staff is extremly friendly and helpful. Even though there are hundreds of restaurants we had dinner two nights at the bar in the hotel. The tappas are fantastic and the staff was so friendly there was no reason to go anyplace else. They also have a great happy... More

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Austin, Texas
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29 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband & I had stayed at the Hotel Contessa previously and liked it, so when we had a chance to escape from our home in Austin (and our kids!) for a night in San Antonio, it was an easy choice to return here. Just as with our previous visit, the service and location are exactly what you want for... More

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  • Very nice(46)
  • Rooftop pool(43)
  • Great location(29)
  • Living room(24)
  • Valet parking(23)
  • River walk(19)
  • Las Ramblas(19)
  • Happy Hour(17)
  • Cork Bar(14)
  • Front desk staff(12)

Additional Information about Hotel Contessa

Address: 306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205
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Location: United States > Texas > San Antonio > East Side
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
#2 Business Hotel in San Antonio
#3 Luxury Hotel in San Antonio
#3 Top resorts Hotel in San Antonio
#3 Green Hotel in San Antonio
#11 Family Hotel in San Antonio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Contessa 4*
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