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The Riverwalk Plaza Hotel is a destination unto itself, with newly transformed accommodations, great dining, a tasteful lounge and an outdoor pool. While there’s plenty here at the hotel to keep you busy, we hope you’ll take advantage of our great location to venture out and explore all that downtown San Antonio, Texas has to offer. 

Whether you’re traveling by foot, in a historic trolley car or on a boat down the San Antonio River, this city offers countless opportunities for discovery. Learn a little more about the Riverwalk, or let us fill you in on some of the area’s best attractions, activities and events link to Attractions page. And don’t forget to check out our local dining recommendations below.

Aerial view of ride and roller coaster at Six Flags theme park

Local Attractions

San Antonio is one of Texas’ largest and fastest growing cities, with a thriving cultural scene and world-famous attractions – the Riverwalk Plaza Hotel places the best of it within your reach. There is an abundance of fun things for couples and families to do and see here, from enjoying free concert events at the Main Plaza to exploring the San Antonio Mission or cheering on the San Antonio Spurs and Silver Stars at AT&T Center. And of course, no visit to the city is complete without checking out the famous Riverwalk link to Riverwalk page, just steps from our doors – as well as the Alamo, an easy 15-minute stroll away.


Downtown San Antonio is a foodie’s paradise – and many of the area’s best restaurants are located right along the Riverwalk. From flavorful American dishes at Biga on the Banks to Mexican eats at Mi Terra Cafe, there are plenty of award-winning restaurants here to delight your palate. If you’re looking for something a little more laid back, check out Candy's Old Fashion Burgers or Grayze. The possibilities for great dining are endless, and Riverwalk Plaza Hotel makes it easy for you to experience them. 

We’ve listed some of the best restaurants on the San Antonio Riverwalk below. Let us know if you’d like additional recommendations!

Riverwalk at night


Nighttime breathes new life into this already exciting city, and there is no shortage of fun spots to mix, mingle, drink and dance. Sip a cocktail at Bar 1919, down shots at Coyote Ugly or take a seat on the patio at The Esquire Tavern, home to the state’s longest wooden bartop.

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