San Antonio, Texas, is a hugely popular tourist destination. Attractions include the Alamo Mission (hence why San Antonio is sometimes called Alamo City) and the famous Riverwalk, where visitors can enjoy a variety of restaurants and bars. If you time your trip well, you can also catch the famous Fiesta Noche del Rio where romantic music provides a great atmosphere for couples. For those visiting San Antonio with romance in mind, Alamo City offers a great choice of hotels.


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The Courtyard by Marriott Downtown San Antonio

The Courtyard by Marriot offers comfortable accommodation within walking distance of the Riverwalk area. It is also possible to take a romantic stroll to the Casa Navarro State Historical Park, or just a little further away to the Spanish Governor’s Palace. For those wishing to rest their feet and enjoy the services that the hotel has to offer, it may come as a pleasant surprise to discover that the hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and, what’s more, a spa tub.

The Emily Morgan San Antonio

The Emily Morgan San Antonio is perfectly located just a short walk from the Alamo. The hotel boasts an outdoor pool and hot tub where couples can relax together, perhaps enjoying one of the hotel’s expertly prepared cocktails. Many rooms enjoy a spectacular view of the Alamo, providing a perfect backdrop for this charming, historic hotel.

The Hyatt Regency Riverwalk

There are no prizes for guessing that the Hyatt Regency Riverwalk hotel lies right along the Riverwalk. Guests can enjoy the 16th-story rooftop terrace, providing the perfect location for a romantic glass of wine under the night sky. The hotel also has an outdoor swimming pool with poolside dining available, and excellent spa facilities providing treatments including massages, facials, and waxing.

The Omni La Mansion del Rio

Anyone with even the most basic grasp of Spanish will realize that the The Omni La Mansion del Rio lies along the Riverwalk area.  This upmarket, colonial-style hotel offers the perfect escape for couples searching for a bit elegance, with a number of on-site dining options available for those romantic riverside meals together. As well as fine-dining options, this beautiful hotel as offers fantastic spa facilities with treatments including massages, facials and wraps.

Candlewood Suites San Antonio Downtown

Candlewood Suites offer that perfect home-away-from-home feel for couples who enjoy the domestic life they have established, but also want a change of scenery. Suites include well-furnished kitchens with all the modern facilities you need to prepare a candle-lit dinner for two. Away from the privacy of the suites, guests can relax by the outdoor pool or in the spa tub, and in the evenings fire up a barbecue grill to prepare a succulent meat feast to enjoy under the starry night sky.

So if you and your partner have a craving for a little romance by the river, perhaps you should consider booking yourself into one of the hotels above for an experience you’ll be sure to remember.


Disclaimer: I am a freelancer for Hipmunk and I am currently working on their #hipmunkcitylove project.

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