Get an overview of this hotelSpanish Colonial beauty overlooking the Riverwalk


Walk to sights

Built on the banks of the Riverwalk, this seven-story, grand-hacienda-style hotel is 3 blocks from the Alamo, 7 blocks from the convention center, and 8 from El Mercado.

Understated elegance

Arched doorways lead to this hotel's lobby, which features antique-style furnishings and a winding, wrought iron staircase; a lush courtyard is graced by shade-giving trees.

Unique guestrooms

Individually-decorated rooms have exposed brick walls, antique-style furnishings, and beamed ceilings; all have balconies overlooking the river, courtyard, or city. Guestrooms include a LCD TV with pay movies and a private bathroom featuring a shower/tub combination and free toiletries.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Omni La Mansión del Rio's features include a hand-carved concierge desk and cabinets; an updated reception desk; granite, limestone, iron, and bronze furnishings; and iron ceiling fixtures. A mixture of paintings, photography, and Mexican folk art are displayed throughout the property.

Every Friday, from 5 PM to 6:30 PM, the hotel hosts the Mariachi Quiroga group. Spa services, a sauna, fitness facilities, and a pool are available at the hotel's partner property, which is located nearby.

There are several onsite dining options, as well as bars/lounges throughout the property. Self parking is available for an extra fee and WiFi is available in the lobby and public areas of the hotel.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Conference space 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 14 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 338 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 9.95 USD per night ), Wired internet access ( 9.95 USD per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 9.95 USD per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( 9.95 USD per 24-hour period )


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • HDTV 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

Las Canarias - This restaurant is known for its attentive touches, such as freshly brewed iced tea served with a sprig of mint and a tiny vase of chilled syrup. The romantic, casual setting includes three levels of interior seating. Guests are also served on the courtyard or veranda overlooking the Riverwalk. The menu features American regional fare, including seafood, steaks, and game meats. Open daily, the restaurant also hosts a Sunday brunch.

El Colegio - Once the library of the old St. Mary's College, this casual bar serves coffee specialty drinks in the morning and casual American fare in the evenings.

Spa Services

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 17 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 25

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 10.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 37.89 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Deposit: USD 50 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Omni La Mansion del Rio is listed in the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2012 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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