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Hotel Contessa

4.0 of 5 306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice hotel with friendly staff, good restaurant, nice pool and modern gym. The inside hotel is up to date, clean and impressive. I was visiting for work, had meetings, nice for meeting space. The hotel restaurant has great tables along the river walk, food was above average. The rooms a large suite style. Great stay.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed 5 days, and room was fantastic. Nice suite, quiet, and $100+ less than Homewood Suites next door. Great location, and ultra friendly staff. Nice restaurant downstairs with Spanish style tapas, and basic breakfast fare.

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Evansville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at the Hotel Contessa during a business conference and were absolutely blown away by the quality of the service, food, and accommodations. Far exceeded our expectations in every way. The hotel is located on the San Antonio River Walk and within easy access to the Alamo and several other attractions downtown. Staff is wonderful and amenities are well... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Anyone planning a trip to the Riverwalk in San Antonio should consider the Hotel Contessa. The access was easy, the staff and accomodations were awesome. We could not have been more pleased. The location on the Riverwalk is also perfect!

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My entire extended family stayed at this property last weekend for a big family birthday. The rates were excellent - they had a discount if you stayed a minimum of 3 nights. The rates were decent enough that I was a little leary that the hotel might not be in great shape. Those fears were quickly discounted when we checked... More

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South Farmingdale, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed at the Contessa for business 9/08-9/12, because of the great reviews I found on Yelp and Trip Advisor. I was not dissappointed. I was most surprised at how big the suites were. Nice size bedroom, gorgeous bathroom and a huge living room area. Tv in the bedroom and living room was a plus. The beds and pillows were... More

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My family visits San Antonio several times a year but this was our first stay at The Hotel Contessa but not our last. My husband and I attended the Eagles concert with two other couples, one of the couples suggested this hotel because they "always" stay there and love it. I can certainly see why, it's a gorgeous hotel with... More

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Rockford, Illinois
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at the Hotel Contessa for our anniversary this year. We have stayed at this hotel many times and will not even consider staying anywhere else. If we could not stay at the Contessa we would reschedule. You can read in every review that this is a beautiful, meticulously maintained and completely remodeled all suite hotel.... More

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Waco, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel Contessa is a fabulous place to stay on the riverwalk. Gorgeous property. Very friendly staff! Great hot and cold tapas in the Cork Bar. Dining in-room was also very good. Only wish I could have stayed longer!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having travelled to many places as a soccer mom, I was guilty of selecting national chain hotels for reasons of name recognition only. In San Antonio, this pattern was finally and thankfully broken when I viewed the hotel contessa and gave it a chance. This suite only hotel is a gem that shines on its corner of market street and... More

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  • Very nice(40)
  • Rooftop pool(30)
  • Great location(22)
  • River walk(19)
  • Living room(18)
  • Valet parking(17)
  • Las Ramblas(12)
  • Cork Bar(11)
  • Happy Hour(11)
  • Friendly and helpful(9)

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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Also Known As:
Contessa Hotel San Antonio
Contessa San Antonio

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