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Hotel Contessa

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Prairieville, Louisiana
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Great place along the river walk. Food was outstanding.A very romantic place to stay for couples. Do not think i would bring small children. Lots of places within walking distance to hotel. Very comfortable, updated rooms.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My family came to visit from New York for the first time. I figured I'd wow them with a stay at this hotel, because I've had some great stays here. But this time was horrible. I would have preferred it to be when I was there by myself but my family was witness to the let-down that occurred. Pulling up... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The check in was really fast, nice staff greating. Spacious room and bathroom, walking by the riverwalk to the mall and Alamo. The last 2 nigths loud neighbors and the staff on front desk didnt coordinated our cab for early departure. Overall is a good hotel and nice staff even if they didnt coordinated our taxi :/

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Abbeville, Louisiana
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent a few night in San Antonio at Hotel Contessa. This hotel is on the river walk next to The oldest area of this city. THis area is a must see along with the Alamo and boat ride. Hotel employees were eager to please from the valet all the way to the maid. The room was very clean with... More 

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Thank liketotravel1977
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello liketotravel1977, Thank you for choosing to stay at Hotel Contessa during your visit to San Antonio! The hotel is nestled right along the Riverwalk with easy access to many attractions including the Alamo. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us and we cannot wait to have you back to our beautiful city! We'll see you soon!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The parking situation is a little crazy at times and it can get frustrating in how packed it gets but I wanted to take the time to recognize Jordan in valet. He was very helpful and very nice! I was frustrated at how busy it was and that it took awhile to get my truck but because he handled everything... More 

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Thank Ashley K
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good Morning Ashley K, Thank you very much for recognizing our team member and their efforts to handle a busy situation. I’m pleased to read he was professional and friendly but most importantly that he left a positive impression with you. I will let him know that he made a difference in your stay at Hotel Contessa. We hope to... More 

San Antonio, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As far as the actual rooms and stay at the hotel, we had a great experience. Rooms were beautiful. The reason for the low score on this review is for the parking! We used the Valet service ($36/night) thinking that our car would be safe for a few nights. When the car was returned to us upon checkout, we found... More 

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Allen, Texas
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was in San Antonio for a conference. You can walk from this hotel to the convention center as well as all of the great restaurants on the river walk. The hotel is beautiful. All of the staff are friendly, courteous and professional. One of the best places that I have stayed while in San Antonio.

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Thank dotcooks
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good Morning dotcooks, It is a priviledge to host both business and leisure travelers at Hotel Contessa. The hotel is a few short blocks away from the convention center and surrounded by popular restauarnts & attractions. Thank you for your compliments to our amazing staff and I will share your comments with our team. I’d like to personally welcome you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Located on the south side of the historical downtown San Antonio. This 10 story modern all suites hotel located right on the Riverwalk is a real Texas jewel. Check in early right after 4pm. Their valet is expensive, over $35 a day. Or you can park one block up for $16 for a 24 hour timeframe. This 10 story covered... More 

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Thank LaurenK4
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello LaurenK4, We sincerely appreciate your detailed review of Hotel Contessa. It is our goal to provide superior service for first time guests to returning guests. We are pleased you enjoyed the hotel’s amenities including our spacious suites and rooftop pool. Many of our guests also enjoy our quieter location on the Riverwalk. Thank you for the recommendation and we... More 

Ellicott City, Maryland
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36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Recently stayed here for a pageant and had a lovely experience. While the venue may have been filled to the gills with pageant girls and hairspray, I can honestly say I enjoyed my time there and am looking forward to returning for a girls weekend on a getaway by myself. The massage I had was probably one of the best... More 

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Thank tcj615
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello tcj615, It was an honor to host the pageant attendees at Hotel Contessa! I’m so glad that even during the busiest times at the hotel you still had an exceptional experience. Thank you for your compliments to our staff and to our restaurant. We look forward to having you and your family back very soon! Thank you, Troy Mathews... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The rooms are the most comfortable to come back and relax in a separate living area. The rooftop pool has awesome views and fitness center perfect if too hot outside to walk. Great location on the riverwalk. Maria in Las Ramblas restaurant really knows the meaning of customer service. Stop by for breakfast.

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Thank Christine F
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good Morning Christine F, Thank you for your overwhelming positive review of Hotel Contessa and for considering our hotel as the best bet on the Riverwalk! We are thrilled you enjoyed our popular rooftop pool with awesome view and our great location. It is our staff that makes our hotel truly special and I will definitely pass along your comments... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Las Ramblas
Las Ramblas
Cuisines: Spanish, Latin, European
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Contessa

Address: 306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205
Location: United States > Texas > San Antonio
Price Range: $191 - $327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in San Antonio
#4 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
#4 Green Hotel in San Antonio
#5 Spa Hotel in San Antonio
#6 Luxury Hotel in San Antonio
#13 Family Hotel in San Antonio
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