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    O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection Hotel

    116 Navarro St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2933
    +1 855-849-1513
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    Reviewed 16 August 2014

    This was the worst hotel experience I've ever had. The price may have been better than other places but it was not worth it. The room we had was DIRTY! Bedspreads had toothpaste and stains on them. The towels also had stains on them and...More

    Thank lornbaun
    Reviewed 26 July 2014

    We were looking for something not a chain. This small hotel was nice. We were able to walk everywhere we wanted to go. At first I was disappointed there was no pool, but wouldn't have had the time anyway! I was not able to get...More

    1  Thank Diane W
    Reviewed 21 July 2014

    O Brien was a nice place to stay at while I was visiting the city in tow with a friend and my wife who was going to conference. It was in walking distance to almost everything I could think to do near the River Walk....More

    2  Thank opencircut
    Reviewed 15 July 2014

    Thank you for saving us from sleeping on the street when we couldn't find the hotel we booked. It only took one phone call, and they gave us 2 rooms. The rooms were clean. Wi-fi worked great. Most of all, the staff were super friendly....More

    1  Thank mebo14
    Reviewed 8 July 2014

    O'Brien was a wonderful hotel for us. Everything was okay, and the rate was fair. Parking possibility behind the hotel. Location five minutes from the Riverwalk. If you want high luxury, you shall choose another hotel, but it was perfect for us

    2  Thank LN1946
    Response from NOBGM, Manager at O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection HotelResponded 11 July 2014

    We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    LeAnn S
    11 June 2017|
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    Response from Llrn | Reviewed this property |
    No restaurant on site but there is a pizza place next door. I do not think there are any suites or jacuzzi tubs. The balcony rooms do not have private balconies. Nice place but probably not for romantic getaways.
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    20 March 2017|
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    Response from bedhead02 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, you said fee, I thought it said free. Parking was FREE for us. We got a permit from reception.
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    14 January 2017|
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    Response from S R | Reviewed this property |
    Truthfully, I cannot recall. I make it a practice never to use them.
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    "Stay away. If you must stay here, request a room a far away from the ice maker as possible."
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    "Don't stay, but if you do and you want to sleep in after 6 am, don't stay on the first floor"
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    "the rooms are large. there are 3 floors and they are all BEAUTIFUL."
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    "Balconies overlook a parking lot. AC's vent onto the balcony area."
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