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Your San Antonio vacation

The bustling city of San Antonio is the home of the bargain. Museum lovers can visit McNay Art Museum on the first Sunday of the month for free entry. For stunning surrounds in a relaxing setting, check out the famed Japanese Tea Garden or soak up scenery along San Antonio's renowned Riverwalk.

San Antonio is the most visited city in the Lone Star State. Some of its tourist-pulling attractions, like the Alamo and SeaWorld, will cost a few pesos, but with CheapTickets you can find plenty of ways to enjoy your San Antonio travels at a fraction of the cost.

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Cheap San Antonio Vacation Packages

BEST WESTERN Ingram Park Inn

3 stars
3.6 / 5 115 reviews
Welcome to the Best Western Ingram Park Inn located conveniently on Loop 410 short drive from the San Antonio Center. Guests in town find themselves conveniently close to everything, we are minutes from from you favorite local area destinations like SeaWorld San Antonio, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, and Downtown San Antonio Riverwalk. As a military-friendly hotel, a hot buffet breakfast is a must to start your morning on the right note. Indulge in hot waffles, a display of fresh fruits, your favorite morning pastries and endless 100% Arabica coffee. A cereal and yogurt bar completes the most important meal of the day. There's plenty of truck parking at our San Antonio hotel, making us a favorite for truckers, campers and those with bigger rigs. Centrally located to San Antonio attractions, you'll find commutes quick and easy, whether you're heading to famous barbeque joints or a business meeting. Nothing beats a morning at SeaWorld followed by a trip to the National Shooting Complex or Northside Stadium. Need recommendations? Our friendly staff is always available to help. Southern hospitality is our specialty, whether you're here for the Fiesta Texas or for a meeting at the Southwest Research Center. Employees of Citicorp and workers with the Texas Biomedical Research Institute are just a few of our regular guests. At our San Antonio hotel, everyone from families on vacations to road trippers and corporate executives prefer to stay with us for the comfort, top amenities and competitive rates. Lackland Air Force Base is a short drive away, and some fantastic shopping is nearly at your doorstep. However, if you prefer to relax, know that our luxurious bedding and cool, quiet rooms are always guaranteed. You'll be treated like part of the family here, complete with home cooked breakfasts and helpful staff. Book your next stay at BEST WESTERN Ingram Park Inn today!
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Red Roof PLUS San Antonio Downtown

2 stars
3.3 / 5 177 reviews
Experience Red Roof PLUS. Adding more WOW to your stay! Discover an enhanced experience with all new rooms and our most requested higher-end amenities. A completely remodeled and upgraded stay. Red Roof PLUS+ San Antonio Downtown - Rverwalk is a pet friendly, family friendly hotel. This hotel is close to The Alamo, San Antonio Convention Center, the Riverwalk, the Alamodome and River Center Mall in downtown San Antonio, TX. The hotel is also close to Lila Cockrell Theatre, Market Square, Freeman Coliseum, ATT Center and Splashtown.
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Red Roof Inn San Antonio Ft. Sam Houston

2 stars
2.6 / 5 100 reviews
Free breakfast, Internet access and parking near AT&T Center on I-10San Antonio Spurs, Silver Stars and Rampage fans appreciate the Red Roof Inn San Antonio I-10 East hotel's proximity to the AT&T Center. Downtown is just down the road and kids under 17 stay free. A breakfast buffet is complimentary and an outdoor pool is open seasonally. Free high-speed Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. Shuttle service (fees apply) operates seven days a week. Rooms feature mini-refrigerators. Coffee-house style beverages are complimentary in the lobby. The "Order Inn" program, allows guests to order from local restaurants. Highlights Complimentary breakfast buffet each morningCoffee-house style drinks are complimentary in the lobbyFree high-speed wireless InternetKids under 17 and pets stay freeOutdoor pool open seasonally Rooms Two styles of guest rooms are available at the Red Roof Inn San Antonio I-10 East hotel choose from two full or a king bed. Every guest room comes with a mini-refrigerator, microwave and in-room safe. The "Order Inn" program, allows guests to order food from local restaurants for in-room dining. Features Guests enjoy a free continental breakfast each morning and free high speed wireless Internet access throughout the building. An outdoor pool, fitness center and coin laundry facility are available. Shuttle service (available by pre-arrangement and fees apply) operates from 6 a.m. to midnight seven days a week. All guest rooms at the Red Roof Inn San Antonio I-10 East hotel feature mini-refrigerators and in-room safes. Coffee-house style hot beverages come complimentary in the lobby. The "Order Inn" program, allows guests to order food from local restaurants for in-room dining. One well-behaved family pet per room is welcome. Transportation San Antonio International Airport (8 mi./12.8 km) Attractions Willow Springs Golf Course (1.4 mi./2.3 km)AT&T Center (1.9 mi./3 km)The Alamodome (4.4 mi./7.1 km)The Alamo (4.7 mi./7.6 km)Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center (4.8 mi./7.8 km)University of Texas San Antonio (5.8 mi./9.3 km) Business Free Wi-Fi in rooms and throughout hotel Policies and fees Daily fee for in-room safe is appliedA shuttle operates from 6 a.m. to midnight seven days a week (fees apply)
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Menger Hotel

3 stars
3.8 / 5 92 reviews
Built in 1859 on the site of Texas first brewery the Menger ushered in a new era of sophistication to the Texas frontier and more than 150 years of refinements have created a masterpiece of traditional elegance and modern comforts. Many of San Antonios attractions are within a few blocks including the Alamo the famous Riverwalk Tower of the Americas. Rivercenter Mall with its IMAX theater the Henry B. Gonzales conference Center and numerous kid-friendly museums. Menger Hotel is renowned for its beautiful architecture a restored 19th-century wing with Victorian-style guestrooms rare antique furniture and paintings. Stately columns rise from the burnished floor of the lobby and antique furnishings light fixtures and artwork lend an air of historic luxury. The Menger offers 316 guest rooms including 25 elegant suites. Accommodations feature historic sophistication and modern conveniences. Views include The Alamo Alamo Plaza and the tropical courtyard garden or pool. Guests are lavished with amenities including dining in the neoclassical elegance of the Colonial Room enjoying cocktails and stories in the legendary Menger Bar or relaxing in the large outdoor heated pool in the Spanish garden or at the Alamo Plaza Spa.
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Days Inn San Antonio Alamo/Riverwalk

2 stars
3.0 / 5 110 reviews
The closest hotel to the Alamo Dome in central San Antonio, near Sunset StationThe Days Inn San Antonio Alamo/Riverwalk has many perks, the first of which is its location - right in the heart of San Antonio, near the Alamo, the Riverwalk, the Rivercenter Mall, the Convention Center, and the Alamodome. Vacationers can also stop by Tower of America and El Mercado Market Square. San Antonio International Airport is seven miles away. Amenities like free limited parking, complimentary Daybreak breakfast, cable TV with HBO and hairdryer are also available. After a busy day out, guests can unwind in the seasonal pool on site. Free high-speed wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel. The business center with workstation is open 24 hours. HighlightsClose to Alamodome and Sunset StationWalking distance to major attractionsFree high-speed wireless InternetOutdoor pool open seasonally RoomsDays Inn San Antonio Alamo/Riverwalk features spacious and tastefully appointed rooms and suites with modern conveniences like air conditioning, en suite bathroom with bathtub, hairdryer, coffee/tea maker, air conditioning, iron/board and safe deposit box. Suites come with refrigerator and microwave oven. FeaturesThe Days Inn San Antonio Alamo/Riverwalk features amenities like free limited parking, complimentary Daybreak breakfast, wireless Internet access, cable TV with HBO and hairdryer. Guests are also provided a seasonal pool on site as well as free high-speed wireless Internet throughout the hotel. A 24-hour business center with workstation is also available. Transportation Sunset Station VIA Train (across the street)San Antonio International Airport (7.5 mi./12.1 km)Amtrak Station (0.5 mi./0.8 km)Greyhound Bus Station (0.5 mi./0.8 km) Attractions River Walk (0.3 mi./0.5 km)Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center (0.3 mi./0.5 km)The Alamo (0.3 mi./0.5 km)HemisFair Park (0.4 mi./0.6 km)The Tower of the Americas (0.4 mi./0.7 km)The Alamodome (0.6 mi./1 km) Business Free wireless Internet access in rooms and throughout hotel24-hour business center with workstationMeeting rooms with 10,000 square feet, booth options and audio/visual capabilities Policies and fees Pets up to 80 pounds are welcome for $15 the first night and $10 each additional night (limit $150).Parking available for free (one slot per room only)On-site pool is open seven days a week from10AM - 10PM
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Cheap Flights
Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
New York San Antonio Thu, Oct 30 - Wed, Nov 19 $283
Los Angeles San Antonio Wed, Oct 22 - Fri, Oct 24 $303
Atlanta San Antonio Mon, Oct 27 - Thu, Oct 30 $283
Seattle San Antonio Fri, Nov 21 - Fri, Nov 28 $322
Washington DC San Antonio Mon, Oct 27 - Tue, Nov 4 $332
Chicago San Antonio Wed, Oct 22 - Mon, Oct 27 $291
Newark San Antonio Tue, Oct 14 - Tue, Oct 21 $359
Baltimore San Antonio Tue, Oct 7 - Tue, Oct 14 $472
Honolulu San Antonio Thu, Oct 30 - Mon, Nov 3 $702
San Juan San Antonio Tue, Oct 21 - Wed, Nov 5 $410
San Diego San Antonio Tue, Oct 21 - Wed, Oct 22 $308
Denver San Antonio Thu, Sep 25 - Tue, Sep 30 $284
Philadelphia San Antonio Mon, Oct 20 - Mon, Nov 3 $312
Detroit San Antonio Sun, Nov 9 - Wed, Nov 12 $411
Mexico City San Antonio Sun, Oct 12 - Sun, Oct 26 $243
Charlotte San Antonio Wed, Oct 29 - Fri, Oct 31 $352
Phoenix San Antonio Thu, Oct 9 - Tue, Oct 14 $289
Pittsburgh San Antonio Tue, Sep 30 - Mon, Oct 6 $511
Boston San Antonio Thu, Oct 23 - Sun, Oct 26 $499
Raleigh San Antonio Tue, Sep 30 - Tue, Oct 7 Check rates
San Francisco San Antonio Mon, Oct 20 - Thu, Oct 23 $516
Indianapolis San Antonio Thu, Oct 30 - Fri, Oct 31 $349
Milwaukee San Antonio Wed, Oct 29 - Sat, Nov 1 $463
Norfolk San Antonio Thu, Nov 6 - Thu, Nov 13 $479
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Best time to take a vacation to San Antonio

  • San Antonio is the second most populous city in all of Texas and attracts huge numbers of visitors throughout the year, drawn by its many attractions, in particular the water parks such as Morgan's Wonderland and Splash-Town. Climate-wise, apart from December and January when temperatures are low, the rest of the year is mild with summers averaging around 90 degrees. Crowds are easier in the early fall when there are some great deals to be had. April's Fiesta San Antonio is a unique ten-day celebration of the city and is very well supported locally and nationally. The Texas Folklife Festival in June is a three-day cultural extravaganza that is also hugely popular, drawing visitors from all over.

Insider tips for San Antonio travel

  • Bracken Bat Cave

    Get the courage to visit the Bracken Bat Cave, home of the world's largest bat colony, which is simple an extraordinary sight.

  • La Frite Belgian Bistro

    Eat out at the quaint La Frite Belgian Bistro and taste the ridiculously tasty hanger steaks; you will be in heaven.

  • Casbeers

    Visit Casbeers on Blanco, a quirky establishment that is full of character and serves great enchiladas and guarentees fabulous entertainment each evening.

  • Marie's Carriage House Bistro

    Try the menu at Marie's Carriage House Bistro, especially the house smoked chicken or beef, it is a real treat.

  • Greenway Trails

    Follow the Greenway Trails and get the feeling of the countryside right in the middle of the city.

San Antonio highlights

  • San Antonio highlights
  • La Villita

    This historic village is lined with restored homes, charming cafes, kitschy boutiques and spiffy art galleries -- perfect for an afternoon stroll on your San Antonio travels. Snap photos of the pretty surrounds and catch some free live entertainment at Arneson River Theater.

  • The Alamo

    You can't really come to San Antonio without visiting the Alamo. Site of a famous battle during the Mexican Revolution and backdrop to a distinctly Hollywood-view of history (thanks to Davy Crocket and John Wayne's The Alamo), you can discover the real deal on your San Antonio vacation.

  • San Antonio Zoo

    Get up-close-and-personal with wildlife for a fraction of the cost. San Antonio Zoo offers bang for your buck: For just $10.75 for adults and $8 for kids you can see everything from monkeys and giraffes to elephants and parrots. Hitch a ride on the zoo train for a distinctly San Antonio vacation experience.

  • Market Square

    Hosting a Farmers Market, free live shows and El Mercado (the biggest Mexican marketplace outside Mexico), this is an absolute must on your San Antonio travels. Peruse the markets for dirt-cheap finds, catch some mariachi tunes and eat sizzling fajitas. We recommend picking up some famous Mexican candy for an el-cheapo treat.

  • Scobee Planetarium

    Located on the grounds of San Antonio College, the Scobee Planetarium is a great spot learn about astronomy, history and scientific goodness on your San Antonio travels. Check out the various exhibits and catch one of the talks or live shows. Kids under 18 get in for just $2 while the 18+ crowd only pays $5.

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