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Hotel Contessa

4.0 of 5 306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205
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  • Rooms
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    4 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Texas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Spent a nice evening with the family here. Always a favorite of mine! Everything is nearby and rooms are beautiful. Staff is always friendly. You can either overlook the Riverwalk or get a city view. Both are fabulous.

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I took my staff to the ADA meeting in San Antonia and we stayed at the hotel contessa. We were very pleased with our accommodations. The staff was very helpful on finding good restaurants ,finding a good sports bar to watch the baseball game. Our room was clean, had a view of the riverwalk, it was a spacious room with... More

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Round Rock, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We really enjoyed our stay. Great location - easy to get to, near riverwalk. The staff are very friendly and helpful! Especially the Valet parkers and the Bell Staff. Quick to offer assistance and conversation! The cork bar was a nice place to relax after walking around the riverwalk all evening! The server was very nice and made us feel... More

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Northern MN
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here on business, and they had good food for lunch and snacks. Brisket sandwich and paella were favorites of the group. 11th floor is well above the river, so no real view of the riverwalk, but it was quiet. Great hotel, super friendly service without being intrusive. Rooms are suites, nice decor and lots of room, 2 tvs,... More

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just came back from a 4 day trip to SA. I was there for a convention and the facilitieies were just great, friendly, helpful staff along with decent priced food and drinks. Rooms were spacious for me to do work in and still relax in my room.

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McAllen, Texas
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Girls Trip to see a Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull concert this Saturday night. Room was excellent as usual, we were 5 and have plenty of space in 312. Love this place, always wonderful and clean. Great Happy Hour Sangrias!!!

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent the weekend in San Antonio for my fiancee's birthday with her daughter. The hotel is very comfy and spacious. The hotel bar is amazingly relaxing and spacious with awesome happy hour offerings. The bellman Eddie G. was extremely pleasant while handling our luggage to and from the vehicle. Jennifer, the concierge, was full of wonderful ideas and tips about... More

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San Francisco
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I have stayed at the Contessa twice in the last year and a half and would certainly go back again. We travel to San Antonio regularly and have stayed at a few of the hotels on the Riverwalk and the Alamo area. They all have their charms but La Contessa is our favorite for local and service.... More

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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119 reviews 119 reviews
54 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Hotel Contessa is downtown, along the River Walk, within minutes of the Alamo on foot, and only 20 minutes or so from the airport. my room was a very comfortable, well-appointed mid-sized suite. I found it highly relaxing after a day of meetings. The Hotel, overall, has a lot of charm. Reception offerings and meals were exceptionally well done;... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel was recommended by friends and didn't disappoint, from the moment you arrive everybody is friendly and helpful. Lunch on the patio by the Riverwalk was great, the rooftop pool excellent, all in all just about perfect. Maybe the only downside the parking - $30/day valet..

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  • Very nice(40)
  • Rooftop pool(30)
  • Great location(22)
  • River walk(19)
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  • Las Ramblas(12)
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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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Contessa 4*
Number of rooms: 265
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Contessa Hotel San Antonio
Contessa San Antonio

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