Overview

Menger Hotel

204 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205, United States
+1 210 223 4361

฿ 5,140+

Overall guest ratings

8.5/10 Excellent
Based on 2,630 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.4
  • 8.4
  • 6.7
  • 4.6

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  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Wonderful sightseeing

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    About

    Location. Noted as a genuine San Antonio, Texas treasure, The Menger Hotel was originally built in 1859 and stands next door to The Alamo. The famed Riverwalk, the Children's Museum, and the Buckhorn Museum are 1 block from the hotel. Within 6 blocks of the hotel are La Villita and Market Square.

    Hotel Features. Chefs at the Colonial Room Restaurant prepare continental cuisine in a white-linen environment. The Menger Bar is a replica of London's House of Lords Pub with cherry paneling and glass cabinets. 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.

    The Menger Hotel's tropical, courtyard garden looks out onto an outdoor pool that is heated during winter months. Onsite restaurants offer poolside services. The Alamo Plaza Spa offers European-style spa treatments including massages, scrubs, facials, and a Finnish sauna. A limited-hour fitness center houses cardiovascular equipment only. Valet parking is available for a surcharge.

    Guestrooms. The 316 guestrooms of The Menger Hotel feature antique or contemporary-style furnishings, high ceilings, and views of the courtyard, the Alamo, and city gardens. Rooms include televisions with cable access and complimentary wireless (high-speed) Internet access. Guests may request refrigerators, rollaway beds, or infant beds.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Spa
    • Sauna
    • Designated smoking area
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 2,630 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.5 "City centre within easy reach, said 95%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Business sites within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.4 "Pool is good."
      7.1 "Clean pool, said 71%."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      8.2 "82% thought the service was very professional."
      7.6 "Lovely bar service, according to 76%."
    • 8.3 "Food is delicious."
      8.6 "Yummy desserts, said 86%."
      7.0 "70% enjoyed the side dishes."
    • 7.8 "Good bar."
      7.6 "Lovely bar service, according to 76%."
    • 6.7 "Vibe was decent."
      6.7 "67% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
      6.3 "Only 63% thought, the hotel was luxurious."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
      3.4 "66% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      4.3 "The price was too high for 57%."
    • 4.2 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the fitness area."
    • 4.2 "Rooms are not good."
      2.2 "78% complained about the bathroom."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were small."
      4.6 "54% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.7 "83% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.0 "For 70%, the rooms looked old."
      2.3 "77% had problems with the shower."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
      0.4 "96% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.2 "58% found problems with the furniture."
      4.6 "54% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.0 "100% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.8 "62% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 3.3 "Not very comfortable."
      2.2 "78% said rooms were small."
      4.6 "54% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.0 "70% thought it was too noisy."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
      0.4 "96% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 1,472 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.4 "Good bar."
    • 6.6 "Vibe was decent."
      6.5 "65% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Average cleanliness."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.6 "56% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 3.8 "Value below average."
      3.0 "70% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 3.7 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      1.7 "83% said rooms were small."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.6 "84% complained about the bathroom."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.7 "For 73%, the rooms looked old."
      2.0 "80% had problems with the shower."
      2.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 74%."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
      4.0 "60% found problems with the furniture."
      4.2 "58% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 2.8 "Quite uncomfortable."
      1.7 "83% said rooms were small."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.0 "70% thought it was too noisy."
      2.6 "Air conditioning was criticized by 74%."
      0.3 "97% criticized the small bathroom."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 789 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      8.3 "83% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "73% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 6.9 "Vibe was decent."
      6.8 "68% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 6.1 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.7 "Average cleanliness."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.5 "Value below average."
      3.5 "65% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 4.4 "Wellness & sports facilities were not very nice."
    • 3.8 "Rooms are not good."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.2 "78% complained about the bathroom."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were small."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.1 "For 69%, the rooms looked old."
      0.5 "95% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.4 "76% had problems with the shower."
      0.0 "100% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
      4.3 "57% found problems with the furniture."
      4.4 "56% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.5 "65% thought the tv was sub-standard."
    • 3.7 "Not very comfortable."
      4.3 "57% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were small."
      0.5 "95% criticized the small bathroom."
      3.2 "68% thought it was too noisy."
      2.8 "Air conditioning was criticized by 72%."
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    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 157 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.1 "Good vibe."
      9.0 "90% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      9.3 "93% said it was a stylish hotel."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      1.7 "83% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were small."
      1.9 "81% complained about the bathroom."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."
    • 3.1 "Quite uncomfortable."
      2.1 "79% said rooms were small."
      4.5 "55% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.5 "Air conditioning was criticized by 75%."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 210 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.9 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.0 "Internet is average."
      5.6 "56% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.7 "Value below average."
    • 3.7 "Not very comfortable."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were small."
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