Hotel Emma

San Antonio, TX
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About Hotel Emma

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  • Freebies
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Hotel Emma - a AAA Five Diamond and Preferred Legend Hotel - nestled in the historic Pearl - a mixed use urban village on the San Antonio Rivers Museum Reach - provides access to a diverse culinary destination - vibrant social scene and unique cultural experiences. Comfortable and unconventional - the hotels interiors - designed by renowned firm Roman and Williams - embrace the extravagance of the iconic 19th Century Brew House. Visible history meets South Texas grandeur. While at Emma - Dine in Supper - a seasonal food experience that re-imagines South Texas Foodways or stop by Larder for fine groceries and prepared foods. For creative cocktails or craft beers The Sternewirth is the social destination. Guest rooms at Hotel Emma are meticulously designed and furnished to make you feel like you are staying at the well-appointed home of extremely thoughtful friends. Their design revels in the contrast between industrial history and South Texas nuance - creating an environment that encourages delightful discoveries.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on the total costs of the stay, including taxes and fees.

Amenities at Hotel Emma

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Free toiletries
  • Laundry service
  • 24hr front desk

Health and safety

  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Minibar
  • Coffee shop

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Ticket service
  • Concierge service
  • 24hr front desk


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free toiletries


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Picnic area
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Free parking

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled Access
  • Elevator


  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Media and entertainment

  • Library

Things to do

  • Gift shop


  • Fitness centre


  • Outdoor pool

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136 East Grayson, San Antonio, TX 78215

What's nearby

  • San Antonio Museum of Art0.8 km
  • Japanese Tea Garden1.9 km
  • The Alamo2.1 km
  • Majestic Theatre2.2 km
  • San Antonio Zoo2.3 km
  • San Antonio Botanical Gardens2.5 km
  • Cathedral of San Fernando2.5 km
  • San Antonio River Walk2.6 km
  • Spanish Governor's Palace2.6 km
  • La Villita Historic Arts Village2.7 km
  • Market Square2.8 km
  • Tower of the Americas2.8 km



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Hotel Emma

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Average price (weekend night)

C$ 1,138
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When to book a room at Hotel Emma

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Top tips for your stay at Hotel Emma

  • How long should you stay at Hotel Emma? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 4 days.

FAQs when booking at Hotel Emma

  • Why should I stay at Hotel Emma?

    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.

  • What is the best room at Hotel Emma?

    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.

  • What events does Hotel Emma host?

    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.

  • What’s the easiest way to get to Hotel Emma from the airport?

    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.

  • What outdoor facilities does Hotel Emma offer?

    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.

  • What laundry services does Hotel Emma have?

    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.

  • Does Hotel Emma offer shopping options?

    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).

  • Where is Hotel Emma located?

    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.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Hotel Emma?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Hotel Emma.

  • Does Hotel Emma offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Hotel Emma offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Hotel Emma offer free parking?

    Yes, Hotel Emma offers free parking.

  • How far is Hotel Emma from the airport?

    Hotel Emma is 10.7 km from San Antonio. Hotel Emma is 114.9 km from Austin Bergstrom.

  • Does Hotel Emma have a pool?

    Yes, Hotel Emma has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Hotel Emma hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Hotel Emma in San Antonio and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Hotel Emma and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Hotel Emma.

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Good to know

Distance to downtown

2.6 km

Nearest Airport

San Antonio

Distance to airport

9.8 km