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    O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection Hotel

    116 Navarro St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2933
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    • Excellent42%
    • Very good34%
    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “la villita” (41 reviews)
    “small lot” (8 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Facilities for Disabled Guests
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 444 reviews

    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    I'm not sure how historic the hotel is, but it was clean and nice. The staff was helpful and the breakfast was just fine. The best part was how close the hotel is to the River Walk and Alamo area. We just parked at the...More

    Thank BettyWL121
    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for family visit to San Antonio. Wanted to be near River Walk, and this place fit the bill. Clean rooms, great staff, decent breakfast. Will be back!! Will book a room with balcony on next visit, as rooms are on small side.

    Thank Scott G
    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    PLEASE PLEASE do not stay here . It was a horrible experience. It let my family and excited kids down for their trip . This is the worst hotel I have stayed at ever . I've listed only half of the problems : 1. No...More

    1  Thank Aztravleraz
    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    Aside from the evening desk clerk being very rude--the hotel is in the most perfect spot! We drove down from Fort Worth, parked the car and didn't have to get back in it until time to come home! The room was cozy and we had...More

    Thank Camie T
    Response from General M, Guest Relations Manager at O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection HotelResponded 26 May 2017

    Dear Camie T, Thank you for leaving your five star rating of our hotel. We seek to give each guest a very comfortable and accommodating experience and we are thrilled to hear of our success in this ambition. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    This was a wonderful stay and the staff was outstanding. the balcony was so nice to sit out early in the morning and in the evening. it is close to the river walk and local museums. This was our first stay at a Ascend Hotel...More

    1  Thank David F
    Response from General M, Guest Relations Manager at O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection HotelResponded 22 May 2017

    Dear David F, Thank you for sharing this five star review of our hospitality and service. Hearing about how our efforts to give you a pleasant and accommodating experience have been successful is very rewarding for every member of our staff and management team. It...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$101 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #70 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    • San Antonio
    • Also Known As
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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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    19 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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