San Antonio is a great destination for the entire family to enjoy. The city houses five theme parks which are only minutes from town, making it a great place for kids to come and have fun. The Riverwalk which connects to most of the attractions and a visit to the Alamo is a must for visitors coming to the city. Finding a great hotel that accommodates kids and is in close reach to the wonderful attractions that this city has to offer is key for family travelers. Check out our curated list of top 10 kid-friendly hotels in San Antonio.
This award-winning hotel is conveniently located close to a highway that gives guests access to theme parks and attractions within the area. Families traveling with kids will be pleased to know that the rooms have sofa-beds for young children to sleep on, and there are cribs on request for babies. The hotel also provides high-chairs for feeding purposes as well as a playpen for kids. Older kids can enjoy some outdoor activities as the hotel has a basketball court and a swimming pool, making this hotel a great place for the kids to stay entertained.
Homewood Suites by Hilton San Antonio North
Address: 125 North Loop 1604 West
Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms
The Hyatt Regency in San Antonio is a luxurious four-star hotel suitable for the entire family. The hotel is situated a mere 3.6 miles (3.75 km) from the San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium, which kids of all ages will love, there is also a mini-zoo for children under five. The two double beds river view rooms allow for families traveling with older children to share a room, as this room has two double beds and can accommodate up to four people.
The one-bedroom suites at the Country Inn & Suites by Radisson accommodates kids to stay with adults in the same room. The kids can sleep on the sleeper couch in the lounge, which allows for parents to also have their own privacy while having their children nearby. The hotel has a swimming pool for the entire family to enjoy, however it is advisable that the parents should make sure that they keep a watch on the children while they are using the pool.
The Embassy Suites hotel is loved by families for its location on the Riverwalk and it’s close proximity to Six Flags Fiesta and SeaWorld in San Antonio. All the suites offer a separate sitting area where the family can spend time in the evenings after a full day of activities. The hotel provides a complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast, ensuring that kids get to enjoy a tasty breakfast of their choice. Take a family walk on the walking track or enjoy a day out at the swimming pool with the kids. For families traveling with babies, there are cribs available.
Fairfield Inn & Suites is great for families that are looking for a hotel that is close to the airport yet accessible enough to get to the mall and all the nearby attractions such as SeaWorld and Six Flags Fiesta. Kids will love the indoor children’s pool that is open from 600 am – 11.00 pm. Some of the rooms come with sofa beds that can sleep up to two young children and there is free in-room WIFI that the entire family can enjoy on their personal devices. When booking a stay at the hotel, it will be complemented with a full buffet breakfast.
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott San Antonio Airport/North Star Mall
Address: 88 Loop 410 North East
Parking 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Facilities for disabled guests
Downtown in San Antonio near the Market Square, visitors will find the Residence Inn by Marriott. The hotel boasts spacious rooms that are also pet-friendly, allowing the entire family to travel together. The key highlights of the hotel are it’s free high-speed internet, complimentary breakfast and the ability to bring pets. Children are accommodated on the sofa beds when sharing with adults, and there is a kitchenette in the rooms that give guests an option to prepare snacks and their own meals during their stay at the hotel. The San Antonio museum which features a wide variety of interactive activities for children between 2-12 years old is only a mere 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the hotel.
Residence Inn by Marriott San Antonio Downtown Market Square
Address: 628 South Santa Rosa Boulevard
Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Tennis court Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms
The Crocket hotel offers easy access to San Antonio’s most celebrated attractions. This kid-friendly hotel is a fantastic choice for families. The hotel has newly renovated rooms in a historic building. Start your day with Texas-shaped waffles which the kids will enjoy, followed by a fun day filled with family-friendly activities such as a trip to the Market square, Tower of Americas and museums. Guests at the hotel can take advantage of the Alamo City package for Crocket hotel guests, which offers kids staying at the Crockett Hotel a welcome pack from kids up to the age of three years old.
The Holiday Inn has a prime location in the SeaWorld area, making it the hotel of choice for families traveling to Seaworld. Not only is the location a key aspect but, for families traveling together, the hotel allows for kids under the age of 18 to stay and eat for free when traveling with their parents in the same room. Kids under the age of 11 years of age, can eat for free any time of the day in any on-site restaurant at the Holiday Inn. There is an indoor and outdoor swimming pool at the hotel as well as outdoor daily activities for kids.
Holiday Inn San Antonio Northwest- SeaWorld Area, an IHG Hotel
Address: 10135 State Highway 151
Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Garden
Traveling with kids is made easy at the SpringHill Suites by Marriot. The three-star hotel has sofa beds in each of the rooms, allowing for convenient sleeping arrangements for families. The hotel has a swimming pool with a shallow end for the kids, and they provide swimming pool toys and accessories for the children to utilize during their time in the water. The hotel offers a complimentary breakfast and is located 5 miles (8km) from SeaWorld.
The DoSeum a museum where kids are encouraged to run, play, and create, is located 2.6 miles (4.2 km) from The Westin Riverwalk. The mission suite at the hotel is a one-bedroom suite with a sofa bed for kids and has a view of the river and a balcony, it is a great option for parents visiting the hotel with their children.
Visit these top 10 kid-friendly hotels
If a trip to San Antonio sounds appealing for your next family vacation, then why not consider staying at one of these kid-friendly hotels featured here. Your stay will be filled with plenty to do and loads of comfort for the entire family.
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