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Denton, Texas
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We stayed here for a special weekend away and it was wonderful. The hotel is historically elegant. Our room (2026) was a moderate size, but was very clean with a view of the Spanish Courtyard through full-size (floor to ceiling) windows. High ceilings in the room (10'+) with a ceiling fan. Very, very nice.

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Venice, Florida
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We chose the Menger. For the location. It is directly across the street from the Alamo and a short block from Riverwalk. The valet/bellman service was extraordinary and well worth the cost. The hotel does not serve a free breakfast, so if you want one you will need to go elsewhere. The rooms are updated but lack as many electrical...

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Hosuton
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We stayed one night at the Menger Hotel will attending an exhibition. As a family of 4 we were placed in the Roy Rogers Suite which had 2 beds, a couch and two small tables. The room was nicely decorated and comfortable but the beds seemed small for Queen sizes. With a 14 and 12 year old, we did not...

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Nice size rooms, and a great location right next to the Alamo and close to the river this was a great hotel to get you close to everything that was happening on the Riverwalk. A very pretty and historical building, it's known for being haunted so that was a neat treat. They have valet and on-site parking with in and...

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Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Only giving three stars because of the perfect location. Access to everything. The rooms are VERY old and VERY VERY small. My boyfriend and I couldn't even walk past each other without bumping into each other or having to move to let the other pass. Other than the room size and extremely outdated furniture the hotel is beautiful and te...

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Southfield, Michigan
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

The hotel is older with older decor and furniture but was clean and its staff was some of the friendliest and most helpful I've experienced. I should know having worked in hospitality in the past. The courtyard and pool areas to relax in were great too! We did not eat here so do not know the quality of the food.

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Reviewed 1 June 2016

My husband and I enjoyed our 3 night stay immensely. The staff truly makes your stay uncommonly outstanding. All of the staff were wonderful to us but Araceli was the icing on the cake. She works in the dining room and is marvelous. The food in the dining room is delicious and I would recommend eating every meal at the...

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Bertram, Texas
Reviewed 31 May 2016

It was a very large room compared to the room our friends had at the same hotel. Ideal place being right next to the river walk and shopping. Only complaint is our cleaning guy was awful. There was hair all over the bathroom and the bathroom wall. The beds were a little firmer than what I prefer.

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Conroe, Texas
Reviewed 31 May 2016

My husband and I enjoyed the historic hotel and loved that we could walk almost anywhere we wanted to go. The staff was friendly and the room clean. Our balcony faced the pool and we spent a little time out there. It was nice.

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Lufkin, Texas
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We booked this hotel on Priceline.com months in advance. We originally only needed two rooms for a two night stay. A few weeks before it our reservation my SO and I decided to come down a day early so he could get together with his Marine friends at the VFW (which is very close for those of you who wish...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic 1859 hotel next to Alamo, 1 block from Riverwalk. Originally built in 1859, The Menger Hotel is located in central San Antonio, one block from the famed Riverwalk, the Children's Museum, and the Buckhorn Museum. Nearby points of interest also include the Rivercenter Mall, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, and San Antonio Central Library. The hotel's Colonial Room Restaurant serves American regional cuisine for breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch. The historic Menger Bar, a replica of London's House of Lords Pub, features cherry paneling and booth seating. Room service is also available.The Menger Hotel's tropical courtyard garden looks out onto an outdoor heated pool. On-site recreational amenities also include a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness facility with cardiovascular equipment. The full-service Alamo Plaza Spa offers spa treatments including massages, scrubs, facials, and a Finnish sauna. More than 11,618 square feet of flexible function space accommodates up to 750 guests and includes the Plaza Ballroom, 9 meeting and conference rooms, poolside rooms, and a terrace that overlooks the Menger Court. Valet parking is available (surcharge). Complimentary wireless Internet access is offered in all public areas. The Menger Hotel is a smoke-free property.Built in 1859, the five-story Menger Hotel is next to the Alamo and just one block from the Children's Museum and the shops at the Riverwalk; the arts community of La Villita is four blocks away. The hotel features the Colonial Room Restaurant and the historic Menger Bar, a replica of London’s House of Lord’s Pub. Additional amenities include an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a spa offering European-style treatments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Menger Hotel

Address: 204 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205
Region: United States > Texas > San Antonio
Price Range: €164 - €256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Menger Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 316
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#11 Spa Hotel in San Antonio
#74 Romantic Hotel in San Antonio
#84 Family Hotel in San Antonio
#104 Business Hotel in San Antonio
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“Give some time for the water to warm up...”
 of 5 bubbles 228zacc, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Sound insulation not good and so quite a bit of noise from adjacent rooms.”
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“HEAT! Hot water!”
 of 5 bubbles prathiban2017, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I was in 3099: no view but no neighbours either side, either!”
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“Custodians need to vacuum the rooms and make sure the floors are clean. ”
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