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Please note: To access our hotel please come down Commerce st and turn right onto Cameron. When exiting our hotel guests will need to exit on Houston St.
Reasons to Stay?
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Historic Jail Building
  • Microwave & refrigerators in all rooms
  • Complimentary Wi-fi
  • Easy access to San Antonio trolley
    & Riverwalk

Stay at our Historic San Antonio Hotel

Housed in a historic landmark building in downtown San Antonio, Texas, the Holiday Inn Express San Antonio N-Riverwalk Area offers a distinctive blend of venerable charm and contemporary lifestyle convenience. Whether you are visiting for a business trip or a family vacation, our iconic hotel offers everything you need to relax, connect, work, and discover the rich culture and history of the Texas Hill Country. Read more about our history.

San Antonio Downtown Destination

Our downtown San Antonio hotel is within walking distance to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and the River Walk with vibrant shopping, restaurants, nightlife, and entertainment. Our hotel is 10 minutes from the Alamo and a short drive to SeaWorld San Antonio and Six Flags Fiesta Texas. We're also close to many shopping destinations, like Rivercenter Mall and Market Square, as well as prestigious corporations and universities.
Our hotel only offers Valet Parking at a rate of $17/night plus taxes, including in and out privileges. Self parking is not available.
Historic San Antonio hotel steps from the River Walk with free Wi-Fi and a hot breakfast

Retreats on the River Walk

Relax and feel at home in beautifully decorated rooms and suites designed with high ceilings and historic jailhouse windows. These comfortable urban retreats are outfitted with complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs with premium cable, microwaves, refrigerators, voicemail, and luxurious Rest Smart beds topped with fluffy pillows. Spread out in a spacious King Suite with a separate living space and a sleeper sofa.

Modern Lifestyle Hotel

Start every morning with our complimentary buffet breakfast with eggs and gourmet coffee. Keep connected with complimentary wireless internet, and print your boarding pass in our business center. Recharge in our modern fitness center, enjoy a swim in our sparkling outdoor pool, or soak up the vibe on our beautiful sun deck.

Historic San Antonio Hotel

Originally built as the Bexar County jailhouse in 1878, Holiday Inn Express N-Riverwalk delivers a unique hotel experience. This Mission Revival structure, which hasn't been significantly altered since 1926, is on the National Register of Historic Places. Our San Antonio River Walk hotel is a part of Texas history.
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in jail?
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and learn why you want to stay "in jail"!
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