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O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection Hotel

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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“small lot”(8 reviews)
“small hotel”(18 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Multilingual Staff
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 20 August 2014

Traveling with friends, this was one hotel choice I didn't make. I wasn't too sure to be honest. Reviews were good, but I still wasn't convinced. Parking lot didn't help any, that was after we found it. Once inside, all was forgotten. Very nicely appointed....More

Thank maacodale
Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

For a Choice Hotel, i believe that this hotel rates with an Econolodge. It was a nice OLD style hotel, that was tried to be updated. Breakfast was a joke. Parking was even worst. Good luck finding a parking spot if you check in late....More

Thank John W
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Took my boys to San Antonio for a short trip before school started. Hotel was nice. The only thing our room did not have phone but did not matter we were only there to sleep. Hotel needs more parking and maybe not charge $10 a...More

Thank John K
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

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$121 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#70 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$121 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#70 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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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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203margareth
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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Llrn
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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Room Tips
"Balconies are huge!"
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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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