Availability: The Menger Hotel

Room type

Standard Room 1 Double

Max Occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 adults

Deluxe Double Room, 2 Double Beds

Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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Historic 1859 hotel next to Alamo, 1 block from Riverwalk

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.

Historic bar

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.

Varying views

All guestrooms offer high ceilings, tiled bathrooms, cable TV with pay movies, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Rooms feature pool, Alamo, garden, or city views.

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General

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.

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. The Menger Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Spa tub
  • Spa services on site
  • Full-service health spa
  • Massage - spa treatment room(s)
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Fitness facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Banquet facilities
  • Multiple large conference rooms
  • Event catering
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Business services
  • Total number of rooms - 316
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Security guard
  • Number of floors - 5
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Year Built 1859
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Patio
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Meeting facilities size (meters) - 1079
  • Sauna
  • Smoke-free property
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) full
  • Wedding services
  • Meeting facilities size (feet) - 11618
  • Number of meeting/conference rooms - 9
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Parking

Parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)


Room Amenities
  • Premium TV channels
  • Video-game console
  • Pay movies
  • Climate control
  • Ceiling fan
  • Air conditioning
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Extra towels/bedding
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Cable TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Dining

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 24-hour room service.

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Spa

The Alamo Plaza Spa offers European-style treatments including massages, scrubs, and facials, steam baths, and a Finnish sauna.

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Sauna in spa
  • Massages
  • Facial treatments

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 parking
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
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Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out

Check-out time is noon


Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa


Pets

Pets allowed, Pet policy - dogs and cats only, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 70


General

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.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

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Fees
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Additional Details

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.

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Details
  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.

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