Get an overview of this hotelRomantic hotel with sumptuous spa on Riverwalk

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Short walk to Alamo

Located on a quiet stretch of the Riverwalk, this sophisticated hotel was once home to a 19th-century saddlery, and is a 3-block stroll to the Alamo; the convention center is just 6 blocks away.

World-class spa

The hotel's renowned Mokara Spa offers signature treatments that incorporate all-natural products, and includes 19 treatment rooms, as well as separate women's and men's sanctuary lounges and candlelit spa tubs.

Made for romance

Smoke-free guestrooms feature wrought-iron four-poster beds with down duvets. Marble baths have separate showers and tubs–some jetted. Leather-topped desks come with complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Mokara Hotel & Spa San Antonio is adjacent to the Riverwalk, three blocks from the Alamo, and six blocks from the convention center.

Signature treatments at the renowned spa include the Summer Rain Massage, the Purple Sage Salt Glow, and the Java Jolt Body Wrap. An outdoor pool, 24-hour fitness facilities, spa tub, and café are on the rooftop overlooking the city.

Ostra offers seafood, an extensive list of wines and tequila, and a romantic waterfront atmosphere.

This smoke-free hotel has 3,726 square feet of meeting space, wireless Internet access (surcharge) in the lobby and restaurant, and a dedicated concierge. Parking onsite is available.

  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3726 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 346 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Total number of rooms - 99 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2003 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 9.95 USD per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( 9.95 USD per 24-hour period )


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

Ostra - Romantic waterfront dining, paired with an extensive wine and tequila list. The menu features seafood in traditional favorites and innovative surprises. The oyster bar serves fresh oysters, crab and clams, shrimp, and ceviche.

Rooftop Café - Located on top floor, opening onto the rooftop pool and patio. Creative sandwiches, salads, and other light fare. Daily lunch.

Room service - Available 24 hours.

Nearby Things to Do

The Mokara Hotel & Spa San Antonio has an outdoor rooftop pool with a spa tub. Offering city views, the 24-hour fitness center contains cardio machines with individual flat-screen TVs, plus strength-training equipment. Adjacent to the fitness center, the Mind and Body Center provides complimentary yoga classes on Saturday and Sunday mornings (hours and availability subject to change).

Several exceptional golf courses are within 17 miles of the hotel, including the Pecan Valley Golf Club and the Hill Country Golf Club.

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

  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Mokara Spa offers a menu of treatments including treatments such as the River Walk Foot Fix and the Texas Tingle Body Wrap. Other services include various types of massage, aromatherapy, body scrubs and wraps, reflexology, facials, manicures, pedicures and hair-care services.

The 17,000 square-foot Mokara Spa features 18 private treatment rooms, a hydrotherapy tub and private men's and women's lounges.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Number of treatment rooms 18 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


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

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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Noon

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


Pets allowed, 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.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 100 per day
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 10.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 37.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per accommodation, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Awards & Affiliations

  • Mokara Hotel & Spa San Antonio is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2012 Travel + Leisure 500.
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