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|"Had the penthouse suite and the shower did not work."||(in 1 review)|
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Hidden gem in San Antonio
Who knew you had to go to San Antonio to find one of the best hotels in Texas! It's modern luxury at its finest. Located in pearl district, hotel Emma sits center stage in a very charming environment. What was once an old brewery is now a cozy hotel with modern luxury finishes. The service matches the 5 start prices and interior. Highly recommended!
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Beautiful setting, build out, restaurants & lobby Bed slept great
Room wasn't up to same level, high design of public spaces doesn't play out to rooms
Hotel Emma, a prohibition-era brewery that transformed into a boutique hotel, offers visitors a unique city-break in the heart of downtown San Antonio.
Accommodations vary and offer a wide range of experiences for guests. From the extraordinary rooms in the original Brewhouse tower to the subtle luxuries of the more contemporary River Cellars, every stay at Hotel Emma can be tailored for guests. The Emma Koehler suites are made for entertaining with a vast bar-clad terrace boasting of panoramic views. The charming Garret room is a romantic area for couples, hidden in a corner cupola and featuring a clawfoot tub.
The hotel offers three locally loved on-site restaurants, Supper, Larder and Sternewirth. Foodies will also want to eat at Cured and Botika on Peal Parkway and Feast on South Alamo Street. In addition to incredible food choices, Hotel Emma also offers guest in-room spa services by Hiatus Spa + Retreat, a rooftop pool, fitness center, and a 3,700-volume library of Sherry Kafka Wagner, a San Antonio icon.
This upscale hotel off the beaten path is just a two-minute walk from the San Antonio River Walk and the 1744 Alamo Mission. This choice location puts guests four blocks from the San Antonio Museum of Art, the Tobin Center for Performing Arts, and newly renovated Witte Museum. Guests can also explore the Southtown Historic King William District, which offers a variety of excellent restaurants, as well as the Blue Star Arts Complex.
Hotel Emma offers class, character, cleanliness, and a spectacular location. The hotel is better suited to adults, business travelers, and older children.
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First constructed in the 1890’s, the building was once the tallest in all of San Antonio and holds a significant part of the city’s history. Aspects of the hotel’s former life as a brewery have been kept intact, with machinery and original structures preserving a charismatic warmth. The aura of days gone past is felt as you walk through the hallways and lobbies, with a free guided tour on offer every Wednesday and Friday at 2:00 pm to learn more about the history of the building.
To truly embrace the nostalgic 19th century grandeur of the hotel, book an Artesian Room and sprawl out across the elegant 440 square feet of space. Featuring a king size bed and Spanish porcelain bathroom details, you’ll be living a life of luxury from the moment you walk in. The rooms are available for approximately $356 per night and boast a view of either the city, San Antonio River or the hotel pool.
A diverse range of events are run by the hotel including music performances, walking tours, wine tastings, theater shows and cultural experiences. Stop in at the Sternewirth Tavern & Club Room on Wednesday and Thursday evenings to hear incredible live jazz music from talented artists. During the weekends it is time to explore, with guided excursions showing you the wonders of Pearl Farmer’s Market and nearby local attractions every Saturday and Sunday morning.
Catching an Uber is a quick and easy way of traveling from San Antonio International Airport, with the drive taking roughly 15m and costing approximately $15. Don’t worry about lugging your baggage around once you land, simply order an Uber and you’ll arrive at the hotel in the blink of an eye. Once you have collected your luggage, exit the terminal on the lower level to meet your driver.
Soak up the glorious Texas weather on the outdoor terrace, the perfect spot to socialize with friends or family. A fireplace is available for use during the cooler months, providing a picturesque location to sit and enjoy an evening. There is also a lush garden to explore, with fantastic plants and a picnic area to enjoy.
On top of daily housekeeping, the hotel provides dry cleaning, ironing, trouser pressing and shoe shining services upon request. Additional charges apply to each of these services, with same-day collection available.
Browse the gorgeous boutique items at Curio and find the perfect item to remember your trip with. Selling a broad range of selected retail products such as diamond pendants and leather goods, it is easy to find a meaningful gift for anyone at this groovy shop. There is no need to worry if you forgot to pack something, as the shelves are packed with handy travel necessities like toothpaste and moisturizers. (Prices checked 20/05/19).
Hotel Emma is located at 136 East Grayson in Midtown, 2.6 km from the centre of San Antonio. San Antonio Museum of Art is the closest landmark to Hotel Emma.
Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Hotel Emma.
Yes, Hotel Emma offers free Wi-Fi.
Yes, Hotel Emma offers free parking.
No, Hotel Emma does not offer free airport shuttle service.
Hotel Emma is 9.8 km from San Antonio. Hotel Emma is 114.3 km from Austin Bergstrom.
Yes, Hotel Emma has a pool on-site.