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Book your room at El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel

Room type

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Poolside

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Standard Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children)

Casual family hotel overlooking the Riverwalk

Walk to the Alamo

This 9-story family-friendly hotel, 6 blocks from the Alamo, overlooks the start of the Museum Reach section of the Riverwalk; the convention center is 9 blocks away.

Mangos Restaurant

El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel features Mangos Restaurant, serving American cuisine and seasonal specialties with a Tropical flair, and overlooks the Riverwalk.

Southwestern style

Southwestern-style guestrooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, premium cable channels, and bathrooms with pedestal sinks.

El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel

At your hotel

El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel opened in 1962 and is inspired by the Acapulco beach resorts of the time. Located in the heart of the Riverwalk, guests are a short walk away from the restaurants and clubs of the Riverwalk's original section and South Bank, as well as from the dining and shopping in the newer Museum Reach section. Other attractions, such as the Alamo, Market Square, HemisFair Park, and Tower of the Americas are also nearby, accessible by foot or by San Antonio’s river taxis, which provide on-and-off access for El Tropicano guests.

The hotel offers an outdoor pool surrounded by a spacious courtyard, fitness center, restaurant, and lounge. Guests at El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel can enjoy the complimentary wireless Internet access available throughout the hotel.

Business guests at El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel will appreciate the 24-hour business center and 37,000 square feet (3,300 square meters) of meeting room space for up to 1,000 people.

This hotel welcomes small dogs.

  • Outdoor pool
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Total number of rooms - 306
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of floors - 9
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Laundry facilities
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Concierge services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Computer station
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Terrace
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 37000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 3330
  • Number of meeting rooms - 19
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in lobby
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Self parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Premium TV channels
  • Climate control
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Cable TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Eat and drink

Mangos - Open for buffet breakfast daily. Menu features scrambled eggs, applewood smoked bacon, sausages, and pancakes.

Expreso - Espresso bar located just off the lobby area with Riverwalk views. Guests can sip a latte or a smoothie, or enjoy lunch or dinner on the terrace. Menu includes sandwiches, salads, and grilled items.

Room service is available during limited hours.

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Play

The hotel offers a fitness center with cardio equipment and a weight machine, as well as an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage

The fine print for El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel

When you arrive

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Your pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 25

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

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