The Emily Morgan - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

San Antonio, USA

1.1 K reviews
Very good romantic hotel. Close to River Walk. Fantastic service. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Bathtub
    • Microwave
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Lounge
    • Fridge
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Restaurant(s) with a smoking section
    • Bar(s)
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • TV Room
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
705 East Houston Street San Antonio 78205 Texas
0 ft to downtown


The hotel is located in downtown San Antonio, just a few steps from The Alamo and 3 blocks from the famous River Walk. The hotel is also within walking distance to many shops, restaurants and clubs.


This hotel was built in 1926. The air-conditioned establishment comprises a total of 177 rooms. At the accommodation, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most storeys are accessible by lift. Amenities include a safe. Internet access in public areas allows guests to stay in touch whilst on holiday. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room and a bar. Additional features at the establishment include a TV room and a library. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a king-size bed. There is also a safe. A fridge, a mini fridge, a microwave and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a CD player, an alarm clock and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer is also available. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The hotel offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The establishment features various options for cooling off on hot days, including a pool and an outdoor pool. Sun loungers provide a great place to sunbathe. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. A range of options are available, including a gym, a spa and a solarium. An entertainment programme is offered for children.


All major credit cards, including American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard, are accepted for payment.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Location was fabulous. Fantastic location. Location was excellent.

    "Great location." "Good shopping and sightseeing." "Pricey, inconvenient parking."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Amazing front desk staff. Staff was amazing. Great room service.

    "Professional and friendly staff at reception, but substandard management." "Valet service could be better." "Average wait staff and housekeeping." "Room service is perfect." "Pool bar needs better service."

  • Comfort

    Private toilet room. Large garden tub. Huge tub/shower.

    "Comfortable enough, with reasonable noise levels and superb beds." "Small rooms and bathrooms with inadequate A/C."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    A/c worked great. Telephone did not work properly. Clogged tub.

    "Beds and views are impressive, but cleanliness just so-so." "Poorly-maintained, small rooms with subpar TV's and furniture." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Outdated rooms with poor kitchenettes, minibars and A/C." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No free breakfast.

    "Some complaints about quality and price of breakfast."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    Treadmills are old. Jetted tub did not work. Tiny gym.

    "Poorly reviewed fitness area."

  • Value for money
    "Value for money could be better"

    Expensive hotel. Not value for money. Paid for valet.

    "Value for money could be better." "High priced breakfast." "Normally priced food."

  • Pool
    "Pool should be renewed"

    Swimming pool was old. Pool was small. Very tiny pool.

    "Pool should be renewed."