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O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection Hotel

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2017

The hotel is located a very short walk (<2 min) from the Riverwalk, which is at the heart of Downtown San Antonio. The room had a big and very comfortable bed and was generally well-furnished, with a fridge and a microwave. The staff are fantastic, really friendly and very helpful in terms of providing information about San Antonio and suggesting...

Thank SpainJpr
Springfield, Missouri
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The O'Brien was all it was cracked up to be! Nice breakfast, comfortable clean room. Very nice people. Especially loved the balcony across the back where we could sit and enjoy the outside! I will stay there again when in San Antonio!

Thank S R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Nice place to stay. A little disorganized when it comes to parking spaces. Room were very nice, clean and service was great. Internet was very slow. Breakfast was really good. Overall, we enjoyed our stay there.

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The lady called Delissa at the front desk was very rude and sadly very unhelpful. The rest of the staff are very friendly. It's a shame that just because for a grumpy and despot lady we do not recommend this place at all. She can give you a headache easily.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We stayed here for 2 nights. We chose this hotel for the location. So close to Riverwalk yet the price was reasonable. Our room was on the ground floor which provided us an easy access to the main entrance which we liked. OK we don't like to wait for elevator. The room was small but everything we needed was provided:...

Thank kepling
Friendswood, Texas
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Very close to Riverwalk! Clean and comfortable. I enjoyed the balcony off of our room. The staff was very helpful too! There is some parking availability as well at no extra charge. Very easy to get on the Trolley and go to the market and more!

Thank Darlene C
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Best location, 1 block off the River Walk at La Vallita. So close to the main part of the River Walk and the downtown area without the noise, very quiet. Wonderful friendly staff, warm comfortable clean private room, our included a balcony. Very reasonable price too. Top notch breakfast. A great boutique hotel experience! We won't stay anywhere else when...

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Arvada, Colorado
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This was a great little hotel close to everything in San Antonio. It's quiet; the rooms were very clean and the beds comfortable. The staff was very friendly and helpful. There was a complimentary breakfast which was very good with lots of choices including breads, cereals, eggs, meats etc. We walked to the Riverwalk and the Alamo. Parking is directly...

Thank Marie853
Marly le roi
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Everything was very clean, and people were really kind. The only black thing is that only disposable cutlery was available for breakfast ..... which is a pity from an ecologic and environmental point of view ....

Thank ashp8103
Reviewed 12 December 2016

A quaint vintage hotel. Room was plenty big and quiet. Staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. We had no problem with parking on sight. Blocks to the river walk so car was not needed. Shared balcony is a little weird but it was fine and we knew it was that way. Really can't say enough about the staff, helpful and...

Thank RobWI

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  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The O'Brien Historic Hotel Downtown Riverwalk offers quiet luxury in the heart of Downtown San Antonio. We are centrally located one block from the famous Riverwalk (which offers an array of restaurants, shops and nightlife), four blocks from the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center, three blocks from the Alamo Plaza. You can take a breath-taking walk on the Riverwalk and enjoy the history and magic that San Antonio has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection Hotel

Address: 116 Navarro St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2933
Region: United States > Texas > San Antonio
Price Range: €122 - €214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — O'Brien Historic Hotel, an Ascend Collection Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Clarion Collection San Antonio
San Antonio Clarion Collection
Clarion San Antonio
Hotel Style:
#70 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
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“Parking is at a minimum. Try to walk as much as possible!”
619LisaB, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“back rooms floors 2-4 have balconies”
tomjet3, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a room off the first floor and a balcony if you can.”
txsswtpie, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms at the back are more quiet, as they don't face the street.”
MontanaBorn47, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with balcony.”
toddr542, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
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