This historic city hotel is a proud member of National Historic Hotels of America and a member of The National Trust. Many famous people have stayed at the hotel in the past 153 years, including Teddy Roosevelt, who recruited his rough riders in the famous Menger Bar. This air-conditioned conference hotel has a total of 316 rooms. Guests are welcomed in the lobby, which offers a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service, as well as lift access to the upper floors. There is a cafe, a bar and a restaurant and guests will appreciate the conference facilities and wireless Internet access. Guests can also take advantage of the room and laundry services. Those arriving by car may leave their vehicles in the hotel car park.The hotel is open 24 hours a day and fully staffed. Parking is available at an additional fee with in/out privileges.Standard rooms are very large in size, have views of The Alamo, pool or garden area. The atmosphere is quiet and quaint. All rooms come with a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer, and offer a double or king-size bed. The rooms also come equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, a radio, hifi, ironing set and tea and coffee making facilities as standard. Further standard features of accommodation units include air conditioning, central heating and a balcony/terrace.
The hotel is within 5 minutes of major highways, including Hwy 25, 281, 87 and 10. These are all major highways in and out of the state.