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Historic 1859 hotel next to Alamo, 1 block from Riverwalk
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Near Riverwalk and Alamo
Built in 1859, the five-story Menger Hotel is next to the Alamo and just one block from the Children's Museum and the shops at the Riverwalk; the arts community of La Villita is four blocks away.
The hotel features the Colonial Room Restaurant and the historic Menger Bar, a replica of London’s House of Lord’s Pub. Additional amenities include an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a spa offering European-style treatments.
All guestrooms offer high ceilings, tiled bathrooms, cable TV, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Rooms feature pool, Alamo, garden, or city views.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Menger Hotel
Originally built in 1859, The Menger Hotel is located in central San Antonio, one block from the famed Riverwalk, the Children's Museum, and the Buckhorn Museum. Nearby points of interest also include the Rivercenter Mall, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, and San Antonio Central Library. The hotel's Colonial Room Restaurant serves American regional cuisine for breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch. The historic Menger Bar, a replica of London's House of Lords Pub, features cherry paneling and booth seating. Room service is also available for limited hours.
The Menger Hotel's tropical courtyard garden looks out onto an outdoor heated pool. On-site recreational amenities also include a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness facility with cardiovascular equipment. The full-service Alamo Plaza Spa offers spa treatments including massages, scrubs, facials, and a Finnish sauna. More than 11,618 square feet of flexible function space accommodates up to 750 guests and includes the Plaza Ballroom, 9 meeting and conference rooms, poolside rooms, and a terrace that overlooks the Menger Court. Valet parking is available (surcharge). Complimentary wireless Internet access is offered in all public areas.
- Outdoor pool
- Spa tub
- Spa services on site
- Full-service spa
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Conference space
- Total number of rooms - 316
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- 24-hour front desk
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 5
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Shopping on site
- Year Built 1859
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Fireplace in lobby
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- Designated smoking areas
- Free Wi-Fi
- Meeting rooms
- Luggage storage
- Conference space size (meters) - 1079
- Wedding services
- Conference space size (feet) - 11618
- Number of meeting rooms - 9
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
- Premium TV channels
- Ceiling fan
- Climate control
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Cable TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Flat-panel TV
- Free Wi-Fi
- Room service (limited hours)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Where to Eat
Colonial Room Restaurant - This stately neoclassical restaurant has large arched windows overlooking a lush tropical garden. The restaurant serves American regional cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner; and its signature mango ice cream has been on the menu for a century. The Colonial Room serves a lunch buffet Monday through Friday and Sunday brunch.
The Menger Bar - Teddy Roosevelt reportedly recruited some of his Rough Riders from this pub-style bar built in 1887. A replica of London's House of Lords Pub, it has a gleaming cherry paneled ceiling and walls, booth seating, and glass cabinets. The bar offers a selection of fine cigars.
The Menger Hotel provides room service for limited hours.
The Alamo Plaza Spa offers European-style treatments including massages, scrubs, and facials, steam baths, and a Finnish sauna.
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Steam room in spa
- Detoxification wrap
- Couples treatment rooms
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Thalassotherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Facial treatments
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible parking
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions
- Valet parking fee: USD 28 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 125 per pet, per stay
- Deposit: USD 50 per night
We should mention
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.