A gracious Greek revival style home houses the beautiful Eva's Escape at the Gardenia Inn in San Antonio, Texas. Located in the King William Historic District, the Inn was built circa 1905 and is tastefully furnished with antiques and family heirlooms. Whether enjoying a stroll along the Riverwalk, which is just two blocks away, soaking in one of the antique claw foot tubs, or relaxing in one of our porch swings, a stay at the Gardenia Inn will rejuvenate you in both body and spirit.
There are no stairs to climb to enjoy this lovely room located on the first floor for easy access. The room features an exquisite carved walnut king size bed and antique armoire. Private bath with shower only. Silk and lace drapes filter the light and further enhance the intimate ambiance of this jewel of a room.
Nightly Rate: $179/$139
Rich Tuscan gold walls and deep red bedding enhance a setting featuring an antique cherry queen size poster bed, desk, and armoire A walk-through window provides access to the adjoining veranda, perfect for evening champagne or morning coffee. Private bath with shower.
Nightly Rate: $179/$139
Enjoy the romance of a high-back claw foot tub right in your bedroom. A walk-through window provides access to the shared veranda sitting area--the perfect way to start or end the day.
Nightly Rate: $189/$149
Exquisite; king size cherry rice poster bed, decorated in soothing shades of blue and cream and enhanced by bay windows draped in silk and lace. Large bath with claw foot tub and separate shower. Guests will feel truly pampered.
Nightly Rate: $199/$159
This 3rd floor suite has the ambiance of a Southwestern home with its mix of antiques, Native American art, and the colors of the high desert. Spacious bedroom offers a king size bed, sitting area, coffee/tea making facilities and a bath with shower. A large living room features an alcove with a full bed as well as a sofa and chair and an empire daybed making this an ideal choice for friends traveling together. Room will accommodate up to 5 guests. Rate quoted is for double occupancy, there is a $20 charge for each additional guest. Charge payable at check-in.
Nightly Rate: $279/$179
4.4 on February 09, 2014
Glad we found this on bedandbreakfast.com -- we couldn't have been happier with our four-night stay. Breakfast was delicious every morning, and nicely varied. Tasteful decor. Very gracious service by a staff that didn't go overboard and didn't invade our privacy/time in any way. We'd definitely go back. My husband and I stayed the first three nights in the first-floor bedroom, which was a large room with a large bed and a tiny bathroom. No stairs, so probably pretty attractive to older travelers. There was a rare cold spell in San Antonio, so the heating duct adjacent to that room did make some noise -- as soon as I mentioned that the owner gave us earplugs. Because that room was already booked by someone else for our last night, we switched to a smaller room on the second floor. A bigger bathroom, and blissfully quiet all night.
5 on January 24, 2014
Eva's escape exceeded my expectations. While attending a conference, I had the pleasure of great company, a terrific host, and local appeal. Much better than staying in yet another hotel room.
5 on December 01, 2013
We had a great stay at Eva's. The rooms and the entire property were beautiful, Deborah and her staff were warm, welcoming, and helpful, and the location is perfect. You aren't in the hustle and bustle of town, but you can get to the Riverwalk by foot in less than 10 minutes. We would absolutely stay here again!
5 on July 14, 2013
Absolutely beautiful Bed & Breakfast inside and out! And the staff, especially Deborah and Nola, could not have been more pleasant, helpful and professional. Located in the beautiful King William District of San Antonio, it is within walking distance of excellent restaurants and entertainment. Also a beautiful two and a half block walk to the Riverwalk. This part of the Riverwalk is not the crowded commercial part, but a beautiful stroll along the river through the historical neighborhood of San Antonio. Very quiet and safe all day and night. But then a 10 minute walk to the commercial part if you desire. The house is beautifully decorated and has all the accommodations. And the breakfast is superb. If you're going to San Antonio, we highly recommend Eva's Escape. The price is very reasonable and everything is first class. You won't be disappointed.
5 on June 24, 2013
I would say this place has it all! Comfort, Elegant, Friendly, Spacious and Location. You are minutes from everything if you can get out of your comfortable bed. Downtown/Riverwalk with in minutes walking. Bars, Restaraunts, Cafe's on the same block. What ever your visit or stay is about you will get it here. Ms. Deborah and Rosemary her housekeeper were amazing. They are very friendly and take their time to make sure your stay is perfect. My wife and I stayed in the Lavender room which had an opening to the veranda. King Bed, Clawfoot tub/shower which was awkward but romantic and nostalgic, and it's own AC unit so you can control your own rooms temp. Breakfast comes with an uplifting story about why and where Ms. Deborah got the reciepe/idea. I would say my best Inn stay I have ever had and my wife and I make a drive from Florida to California every year in June or July so we have had plenty. Thank you Deborah!
San Antonio, TX (SAT) 9 miles
Exit Airport Blvd and take US-281 south toward downtown. Take exit 140B-Cesar Chavez Blvd/Alamodome and turn right onto Cesar Chavez. Turn left at South Alamo. Turn right onto Beauregard. Parking is on right side of Inn.
Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, La Villita/Restaurants, Missions, Alamo, Sea World, River Walk, Convention Center/Alamodome, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Ruins, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo, Bird watching, Rivercenter Mall, Shopping, Sight-seeing
Bed and Breakfast
BBQ grill, Board games, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, In-room internet, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Internet Service, Library, Telephone
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, Desk, Fridge, Hairdryer, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi
Complimentary sodas and bottled water, Gazebo and Deck sitting area, Iron and Ironing board available on site, Veranda with seating, Front porch with swing, Netflix with Apple TV