We stayed at Marriot Riverwalk; nice, clean, affordable and walking distance from must of the area popular attractions . We rent a car; 9 days x $257. ; visited ; The Missions(beautiful), Corpus Christi(nice/2 hours from SA), Riverwalk, Alamo , Driftwood town; Salt Lick Ranch, San Marcos Outlet. Bandera town: Very old town. Nice 2 hours scene route thru the mountain but I will not go back. Frederickburg town; another old town, a one time trip. San Antonio around area are like Mexico in USA. Very nice!