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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful place. Amazingly friendly staff. Superb location on Riverwalk. Had to knock value though. Stayed here for my honeymoon. The place is exquisite! If it wasn't for the Riverwalk, this hotel would be more realistically priced at about $175/night. Overall, a 87/100. Thanks!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Even though our four legged kid is a service dog, I would recommend this place for even the normal pouches!! From the time we enter the Contessa, they treated Ginger as if she WAS the paying guest! From the doggie goodie bag that was given upon arrival to all the local info for all dog friendly site seeing, this place... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Do not come here if you want a quiet weekend away. If you want a family friendly venue, then there are less expensive, more convenient options. We came here for a relaxing couples weekend away from our toddler. We intentionally picked a hotel that did not appear kid-friendly. It is way over priced for what is essentially a place crawling... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My son and I had a great stay at The Hotel Contessa. The staff was very friendly and helpful. From start to finish we had a world class experience. The rooms are large with seperate living and sleeping areas. The rooms were very clean. We had a beautiful view of the riverwalk. The rooftop pool is a great escape for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The employees at the Hotel Contessa are great, especially Valerie who arranged a room change for us on our second day. We stayed at Hotel Contessa 8 years ago when they first opened and the employees were excellent on that occasion as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I were on a short summer trip to visit our son. My husband had been to San Antonio before, and wanted to show me the river walk. I booked The Hotel Contessa thru Expedia. It was luxurious, from the moment we drove up to the valets, to the moment we left. We felt welcomed and pampered. Eddie... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I loved the room. I got this room on Priceline and had never heard of it before. As soon as I walked in I knew we were in for a treat. The staff was so friendly, the room was big and very chic but homey. Everything about this hotel wowed me and I will be back again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My family and I had a nice comfortable stay at Hotel Contessa. The rooms were very clean and newly renovated. Hotel staff very courteous and eager to assist when needed. Hotel is walking distance to riverwalk and other events.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I loved everything about Hotel Contessa!! The service was amazing. Breakfast in the restaurant was the best ever. The roof top pool was nice and clean. The atmosphere was relaxed and the location is excellent if you want to enjoy San Antonio void of party noise. It is walking distance to the nightlife of The San Antonio... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon arriving at the hotel, we were promptly greeted by the valets who were very courteous. Walking thru the front doors was like stepping out of the world we were in and into something very exquisite. It was just a wonderful, relaxing atmosphere from the get go. It was very relaxing at the bar and the food at the restaurant... More

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Address: 306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205
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Location: United States > Texas > San Antonio > East Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Contessa 4*
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