Inn on the Riverwalk

129 Woodward Place , San Antonio, TX 78204-1120 USA (Show map)

About

Welcome to Inn on the Riverwalk. Situated along the picturesque bank of the San Antonio River, near the historic King William District, our inn offers a romantic escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. From the moment you enter this carefully restored, turn of the century home, you'll be entranced by period details such as high airy ceilings, original pine floors, shingled cupolas, and wrap around porches. The entire house is an ideal setting for family reunions, wedding receptions, or small business conferences. A stately pecan tree towers over the house and shades the exterior courtyard. In the morning you'll wake to a full breakfast, prepared by our chef. Breakfast may be enjoyed in the dining area or alfresco on your private porch or balcony. In the evening, a gently cascading waterfall just up-river lulls you to sleep.

Reviews

Overall
4.3

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  • Guest room4.2
  • Service4.5
  • Value4.2
  • Cleanliness4.3
  • Onsite Dining4.2

Great place!!

5 on August 26, 2016

It's a great place to stay, it's nice and quite. Roland and staff is extremely friendly. The rooms are great. We will be going back....


trip with sons

4.0 on August 01, 2016

awesome location and host


Extraordinary Staff, Lovely Room

4.6 on July 31, 2016

My husband and I decided to change the remaining 6 of our 7 night stay at the Marriott on the Riverwalk to the Inn on the Riverwalk. This proved to be such an amazing feeling! I am SO happy we did. Roland and his staff were superbly accommodating in our smooth transition. Roland was so friendly and would just chat with us on a regular basis. He made us feel so comfortable. Every morning, the breakfast was superb! The dining area was sweet and lovingly decorated. Our room itself was lovely and relaxing. I especially enjoyed the ambiance of the chandelier above the jacuzzi! I loved sitting out on the porch every day to read with the outdoor ceiling fans above for that ever-so-refreshing breeze - during the hours that were just too hot to walk around, this was heaven. And, being right on the riverwalk and far enough away from all of the noise of restaurants and crowds, it was absolutely divine. We couldn't have asked for a better location - peace and quiet, but within less than 10 minutes from the shops and restaurants, and no more than 15 minutes from King William District. It was perfect! Those 6 nights went by very quickly.:) Thank you, Roland and Staff! We will surely be staying with you again when we return to San Antonio. No doubt about it. Warmly, Stephanie N


Great location

3.6 on July 28, 2016

The Inn is right on the Riverwalk, and is an easy walk to all the activities. The Inn main building needs upgrading, cracked Windows, unpainted surfaces, and is due for a paint job. The Innkeeper is a friendly sort, and his staff is great.


Enjoyed our one-night stay along the riverwalk!

4.6 on July 02, 2016

Had a great stay at this quaint location along the riverwalk. At night we walked the 15 minutes or so along the river to access the many restaurants, bars, and attractions at the heart of downtown. The next morning, we took a nice run along the river in the other direction. Staff and owner were awesome, providing a delicious breakfast, great service, and helpful recommendations. Unique, highly recommended way to experience San Antonio.


Only regret is that we didn't stay longer

4.8 on June 16, 2016

We got in much later than planned, but that wasn't a problem. The staff emailed me with directions. We payed a little more for the room with the view and it was well worth it. The room was cute, the service was great, and my husband and I are already planning our trip back!


Awesome Location, InnKeepers, Owner/Breakfast

5 on June 06, 2016

Awesome location, awesome owner/InnKeeper, & Awesome Breakfast! Will come here every opportunity.


Inn on thr Riverwalk

4.6 on May 22, 2016

You will definitely be made to feel at home at this B & B. Great people!!!


Home away from home!

5 on May 22, 2016

From the moment we arrived we were welcomed and made to feel at home. The quiet street set the tone for a great weekend. Downtown is a mere 5 minutes stroll down the River Walk. You will not be disappointed if relaxation and good company is what your looking for. Breakfast was perfection and highly recommended.


successful Birthday!

5 on May 17, 2016

Took my wife here for her birthday 3 years ago and loved it so much we came back this year. It was even better now than before. The new owners are putting a lot of love into this B&B. The rooms are amazing and reasonably priced. 10/10 would do again


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Rooms & Rates

Traditional 11

Room with queen-size bed & addtl. twin day bed, private bath (shower) cable TV, mini refrigerator,

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Traditional 12

Room with queen-size bed, 2 twin beds, private shower, cable TV, mini refrigerator

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 2 Twin

Spa 17

Queen-size bed, Jacuzzi, balcony, cable TV, phone, mini-refrigerator, coffee maker

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Cottage 24

Large room, King-size bed, full bath, cable TV, phone, refrigerator, coffee maker, fireplace

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Traditional 13

Room with queen-size bed, private bath (shower ), day bed and trundle, cable TV, phone, refrigerator,

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Traditional 14

Room with queen-size bed, private bath (shower ), sun room, cable TV, phone, refrigerator, coffee maker

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Traditional 15

Room with queen-size bed, tub/shower, balcony overlooking the riverwalk, cable TV, phone, refrigerator, coffee maker

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Cottage 21

Four Poster Queen size bed, full private bath(Large tub), porch, refrigerator, Cable TV, coffee maker - can add rollaway if needed for 3rd person

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Cottage 22

King size bed, full private bath, fire place, porch overlooking the riverwalk, refridgerator, Cable TV, coffee maker

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Cottage 23

Queen size bed and twin, full private bath, porch overlooking the riverwalk, refridgerator, Cable TV, coffee maker,

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Penthouse

Whole 3rd floor to yourself, King size bed, deep jacuzzi for two, step down living room. Large private balcony overlooking the river and the skyline of the city, refridgerator, coffee maker.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Spa 16

Queen-size bed, Jacuzzi, balcony overlooking the riverwalk, cable TV, Coffee Maker

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Cottage 27

Upstairs on 2nd floor - tucked away in our 3rd house with a very private entrance - perfect to get away and relax, private bath, kingsize bed, has a twin bed also in the room for 3rd person

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Twin

3. Special Dates

  • Maximum Capacity: 1

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Location

Location Type

City, Downtown

Airport

San Antonio, TX (SAT) 12 miles

Directions to property:

As you come into San Antonio from the airport, stay on U.S. Hwy. 281 South, all the way downtown and take the Durango exit. Turn right on Durango and go past St. Mary's. The second corner on your right is Dwyer. After turning onto Dwyer, the second corner on your right be Woodward Place. The inn is at the end of the block.

Area Attractions

Amusement Park, Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Religious Services, River, Rodeo, Zoo

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast, Urban Inn, Historic Inn

On-site amenities

CD player, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, DVD Player, Fax Machine, Internet Service, Parking, Wedding Facilities, Wet bar, Wi-Fi

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fireplace, Fridge, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Ironing Board, Private entrance, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV

On-site activities

Canoeing, Golfing, Horseback riding, Hunting, Conventions, Riverwalk, Shopping, Sight-seeing

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3:00PM-5:00pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only Smoking only allowed outside awey from building
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes Additional sleep accom. in Tradtl rooms avail 2 are free
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access Limited

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: some fri and sat - and some seasonal events
  • Accepted payments VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Diners club, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: For guests staying more than one night: A 50% deposit is charged upon reservation and the other 50% is charged upon check-in. One night stay: Entire balance charged upon reservation.
  • Cancellations: For any and all cancellations there is $50 processing fee. If you provide at least seven-day notice of cancelling or shortening the reservation, you will recieve your full deposit minus the $50 processing fee as a credit refund, otherwise anything less than 7 days notice, the deposit is non-refundable. To avoid any charges, you may change your dates, donate and/or gift your deposit to a friend when avaliable. To read more about our policies: .innontheriverwalksa /policies.html

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Roland Cavazos

Languages spoken

English

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 8:30 to 9:30 AM
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area, Guest room

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian