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Hotel Contessa

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306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2953 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I attended a conference for work at this hotel. I appreciate being able to stay in the same hotel as the conference. The conference rooms were set up nicely on the 2nd floor. The hotel staff for the food catering events were absolutely fabulous. Sooo...More

Thank NatureBell
Response from BHIGeneralManager, General Manager at Hotel ContessaResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your conference stay! I completely agree with you about our catering staff. They are extremely attentive and always provide phenomenal service. In general, all our staff gives off incredible attitudes and helpful hands! I'm beyond...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Several family members and I stayed at the Hotel Contessa for a get together in October, 2018. I had reserved a room for a business conference here, and extended the trip for the family. We had an excellent stay. The staff was friendly and super...More

Thank Corona951
Response from BHIGeneralManager, General Manager at Hotel ContessaResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent stay! I'm overjoyed to hear that you decided to extend your visit with us for your family. What a terrific way to get away! I'm glad that you were extremely comfortable with my...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful room, wonderful employees. I always wanted to stay at a 5 star hotel and this one is definitely it. Immaculate everything. There was a scent in the lobby that I loved, and asked the front desk what it was. White Tea and Fig. Just...More

Thank MichelleValdez1968
Response from BHIGeneralManager, General Manager at Hotel ContessaResponded yesterday

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us, Michelle! I'm overjoyed to hear you describe us as a 5-star property. We do all we can to provide exceptional service and experience to all our guests on a daily basis. Little things like scents in our...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First night so tired from traveling we thought the stinging was difficulty settling down to rest. Early morning appointments—we dashed out but eventually realized we both slept uneasy. Second night we were unable to sleep with stinging all over our body. We gave up the...More

Thank 892bertw
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had such a rewarding, special and enjoyed weekend at Hotel Contessa. I highly recommend this hotel. The staff was extraordinary and went out of their way to ensure we enjoyed the visit. I would return without hesitation.More

Thank Konnie M
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Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent stay, Konnie! I'm overjoyed to hear how rewarding and special your weekend was with us. I couldn't agree more with you about our staff. They are truly remarkable and constantly go above and...More

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Food & drink at the hotel
Las Ramblas
540 reviews
Cuisines: Latin, Spanish
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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Onsen
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Spa
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Luxury
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Onsen
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
265
Price range
US$152 - US$393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Contessa Hotel San Antonio
,
Contessa San Antonio
Location
United States > Texas > San Antonio
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Onsen
,
Spa
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
265
Price range
US$152 - US$393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Contessa Hotel San Antonio
,
Contessa San Antonio
Location
United States > Texas > San Antonio
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Traveller (861)
Room & Suite (365)
Dining (105)
Pool & Beach (84)
Amenities (95)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Karen C
9 October 2018|
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Response from browncorrinel | Reviewed this property |
There os one directly across the street. Avg 20 a day. Less on weekday. I stayed at the busy time in summer. Street parking maybe avail further down during slow season.
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BeachGirl1979Omaha
6 October 2018|
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Response from FarAway236767 | Reviewed this property |
We were there for one night and did not visit the pool area. I would give the hotel a call. Sorry I cannot help.
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Inuka G
5 October 2018|
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Response from Deanna K | Reviewed this property |
There was an iron and board. There was a small frig and I don't recall a microwave but maybe.
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Room Tips
"Maybe higher floors wouldn't have as much street or atrium noise?"
NatureBell
2 days ago
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"River view."
MichelleValdez1968
2 days ago
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"Rooms with an "05" as the last 2 numbers will give you a great view."
monkeytrashman
2 weeks ago
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"Room with river walk view is probably quieter."
EdsMom123
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