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Hotel Contessa

PricelineUS$141*
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Minnetonka, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had the King size bed that was very comfortable and it was in a separate room. TV in both the bedroom and the sitting room. The room was clean and even though we had the city view, we could still see the Riverwalk. The bathroom was large and nice. The hotel was is in a perfect location, right on...

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello daacid, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review of Hotel Contessa. We sincerely appreciate your comments regarding our friendly staff, spacious suites and our excellent location directly on the Riverwalk. I'd like to personally invite you back to the hotel. Please contact me at tmathews@thehotelcontessa.com prior to your return trip to San Antonio. We...

Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First I must say the hotel is beautiful. But that's where it ends. This is not a luxury hotel, they cut corners. This includes NO BODY WASH??, no free water -in room or in lobby, regular tub showers in most of the suites, thin robes (if you can get them) and absolutely no sound proof walls/windows/doors. The noise from the...

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Thank Stefaniefarrah
Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and apologize you were disappointed in your stay. As with many downtown hotels, there is ambient noise from the street especially during events. I am sorry we were not able to move you to another suite as requested and I will discuss your review with our management team. We often receive high praise from our guests...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great location on the River Walk and short walk to the Alamo. Nice, quiet, large, clean rooms...some with great views. The pool area is beautiful, especially at night, with amazing views of the city. Parking is very expensive!

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello CKP_in_Colorado, Thank you for your review of our hotel and compliments to our amenities & great location on the Riverwalk. We hope you will be back again! Troy Mathews General Manager

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From check-in to efficient checkout, the staff was friendly and welcoming. The suite was a lovely surprise since this was an "overflow" conference hotel and I wasn't sure what to expect. Loved the artwork.

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good Morning save0urwater, I'm thrilled to read our staff were friendly and welcoming from the moment you arrived to the time you left. I'm also happy you had a chance to experience Hotel Contessa during your conference. I hope you will consider staying with us when you return to San Antonio. Sincerely, Troy Mathews General Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I visited the Contessa for a conference this past week and it was hands down one the best hotels! Very clean, modern, and the rooms are brilliantly designed! The room has a living space right when you walk in that leads to a bathroom and then the bedroom. The bedroom part has a door. So if you are sharing the...

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello Jenn E, I sincerely appreciate your feedback on your recent stay and I'm pleased to read you enjoyed our spacious suites. Thank you for your compliments to our hotel amenities and we hope to see you again very soon. Troy Mathews General Manager

Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

They made our honeymoon a very memorable experience. The staff, room, and the service was all 5 star. So far one of the best hotels on the riverwalk that we have stayed at so far. We look forward to staying again.

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good Morning michaelsanmiguel12, Thank you for staying at Hotel Contessa during your honeymoon! We are honored to share your special occasion and create a memorable moment for you and your wife. We look forward to having you both stay with us again. Congratulations! Troy Mathews General Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fantastic hotel in the heart of the San Antonio Riverwalk district. Surrounded by restaurants and attractions (just a couple of blocks from the Alamo) this is a great place to stay in San Antonio. Rooms are spacious and well appointed. Stayed there during a college visit for our daughter and it was just 10 minutes from Trinity University. Three of...

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello Michael P, I sincerely appreciate your detailed review of Hotel Contessa. And I'm pleased to read you stayed with us during a college visit for your daughter. I hope you and your family will continue to stay with us when you return to San Antonio. Thank you, Troy Mathews General Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Will always come back to this beautiful hotel. Was very pleasant and the staff was great. Right on the San Antonio River. The views are wonderful. If you ever want a romantic getaway this is the place to go.

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello Robert S, Thank you so much for your 5 star review of Hotel Contessa! We are so happy to read you had a romantic getaway at our beautiful hotel and we hope to see you again very soon! Sincerely, Troy Mathews General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently spent 3 nights at the Hotel Contessa. We stayed in a river view corner room on the third floor. I was a little worried that we would hear traffic noise from below, but it was actually very quiet. This hotel is located in one of the prettiest areas of the Riverwalk. The location was away from all the...

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Hello S K, Thank you for staying at Hotel Contessa for three nights in San Antonio. We sincerely appreciate your compliments to our excellent (and quiet) location on the Riverwalk as well as our spacious suites. We hope you will be back very soon. Sincerely, Troy Mathews General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel but we stayed in a corner suite on the 5th floor and the road Nooch had horrible and I even a heavy sleeper. The room and the hotel itself (expensive) was nice but if you stay here get a room higher up. If you want to stay on the river walk there are better options.

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Contessa_GM, General Manager at Hotel Contessa, responded to this review

Good Morning John M, I'm sincerely sorry you were not pleased with your stay. As with many downtown hotels, there is some ambient noise from the public and street traffic. As stated in your comments, there are many hotel options in San Antonio and we wish you safe travels. Troy Mathews General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Hotel Contessa

Address: 306 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2953
Region: United States > Texas > San Antonio
Price Range: RM870 - RM1,566 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Contessa 4*
Number of rooms: 265
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Also Known As:
Contessa Hotel San Antonio
Contessa San Antonio
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in San Antonio
#4 Green Hotel in San Antonio
#4 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
#5 Spa Hotel in San Antonio
#6 Luxury Hotel in San Antonio
#13 Family Hotel in San Antonio
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“There are no quiet floors. I was on the riverwalk and still heard a ton of traffic and atrium noise.”
Stefaniefarrah, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Riverwalk view rooms would likely be a bit quieter.”
G9388FMmichaelp, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Great views from any room. Two room suites are great.”
919sarak, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“all rooms are great”
553steved, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for River view”
tlopas1967, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
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