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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband & I stayed here for 3 nights & our room was fantastic & all the staff we came in contact with were friendly, knowledgeable & very efficient, right from when we pulled up in our car to when we left. The location of this hotel is perfect, right near everything we wanted to see in the short time... More 

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Houston
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10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recently traveled to this hotel for work and was very pleasantly surprised with my stay. The hotel staff was very nice, the rooms were large and newly renovated, and the rooftop pool was a great bonus. The location was stellar! It was within walking distance to great bars and restaurants, and though it is located on the Riverwalk, is... More 

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Thank jojoP84
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good Morning jojoP84, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Hotel Contessa and choosing to stay with us. I’m pleased you enjoyed our excellent location directly on the Riverwalk and our staff was friendly & accommodating. We hope you will continue to stay at our hotel when you are in San Antonio. Sincerely, Troy Mathews General... More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed a weekend night. Our beautiful suite was very large, very clean and very nicely decorated. Service was great as well. The parking is pretty costly but we will be staying again!

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Thank 58trenap
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good morning 58trenap, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay at Hotel Contessa. I’m pleased you enjoyed our spacious suites that are beautifully decorated. We hope you will continue to choose our hotel when you visit downtown San Antonio. Safe travels! Troy Mathews General Manager More 

Sinton, Texas
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel with very nice large and quiet rooms. Michael, the Concierge was especially helpful and friendly. Would recommend highly for couples or families. Staff if overall very nice, be prepared for overpriced valet though, if you don't need to move your car there is a parking lot adjacent for $20 less than the hotel. The Contessa is a short... More 

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

Hello DgmMam0425, We sincerely appreciate the 5 star review of Hotel Contessa and compliments to our staff. Thank you for choosing to stay with us for your birthday. I’m pleased to read you enjoyed San Antonio and we look forward to you coming back again very soon. Sincerely, Troy Mathews General Manager More 

Rochester, New York
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38 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely love this hotel! Booked last minute through a different site. Price was fantastic & they even upgraded my room when I got there. The man who checked me in was informative & charming. Great location! Was given the option of valet or self parking( pricing included) as soon as I pulled in. Chose the valet due to the horrible... More 

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Thank cindy1034ttj
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good Morning cindy1034ttj, Thank you very much for your detailed review and compliments to our amazing staff. We are so happy you were able to stay at Hotel Contessa last minute and enjoyed all the amenities & great location. I’d like to personally welcome you back to the hotel. Please contact me at tmathews@thehotelcontessa.com prior to your return visit to... More 

San Antonio, Texas
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106 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel checks all the boxes, but it isn't purrrfect. Why the puns? Well, this hotel is not "pet-friendly" it is dog-friendly. We ordinarily don't travel with out cat, but we have relocated to the area and needed a place to stay for a few nights and wanted to be on the Riverwalk. We checked in with our cat in... More 

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

Good Afternoon JenandBenHan, Thank you for taking the time to share a detailed review of your recent stay. The hotel is "dog-friendly" and I will have our staff correct the information immediately. Thank you again for staying with us and we hope to see you again. Sincerely, Troy Mathews General Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not enough words to explan how really good this hotel is! From the moment we checked in to the last minutes as we waited for Uber this hotel meet every need we had. The staff were all very helpful. The front desk staff were out standing. We arrived three hours prior to check-in and because our rooms were not ready... More 

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

Good morning Gwen P, There are not enough words to say thank you for your outstanding review of Hotel Contessa! I am so thrilled to read our staff went above-and-beyond to make your stay truly exceptional. We sincerely appreciate your compliments to all the hotel amenities, our friendly staff and the Las Ramblas restaurant. I’d like to personally welcome you... More 

Dallas, Texas
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16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the few places we have found on the river that accommodates six people. The rooms are spacious and nice. Our pillows did stink though. The hotel opens up right on the river. Our first stay here a few years back, we were charged one daily fee to valet park. This stay we were charged $35 each... More 

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

Hello texaspartyofsix, Thank you for taking the time to post a review and for your detailed feedback of your recent stay. I'm pleased to read your family of six enjoyed our spacious suites. I do apologize for issues with your pillows and will address your comments with our Housekeeping team. As mentioned in your review, the hotel is located along... More 

Kearny, New Jersey
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302 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful hotel in a great location! The rear faces the river walk. The hotel is big, modern and clean. The staff can't do enough for their guests! We were treated like royal from day one! The rooms were big and very comfortable, it's an all suites hotel! Lots of things like the Alamo, The Mexican Market and... More 

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

Good Morning fheagle, We are so pleased you had an exceptional stay at Hotel Contessa. Our staff strives to provide superior service in all areas of the hotel and I will share your kinds words with our team. I’d like to personally invite you back again, please contact me at tmathews@thehotelcontessa.com prior to your return visit to San Antonio. We... More 

San Antonio, Texas
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23 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we booked the room through reservations (called hotel directly) I had a horrible experience not with just one but several individuals, they all were all very curt and unfriendly. I was hesitant to stay there due to my interaction with booking. However, once we arrived the front desk greeted us with a smile, the rooms were amazing, beautiful and... More 

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

Hello Alli, Thank you for the review of the hotel and for your compliments to our staff. I’m so pleased you enjoyed our beautiful and spacious suites. I will address your comments on the booking experience with our team and we will correct the issue immediately. Thank you again and we look forward to having you back again. Troy Mathews... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Hotel Contessa

Address: 306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2953
Location: United States > Texas > San Antonio
Price Range: $173 - $336 (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
#5 Green Hotel in San Antonio
#6 Spa Hotel in San Antonio
#7 Luxury Hotel in San Antonio
#13 Family Hotel in San Antonio
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