11 Kid-Friendly Resorts & Hotels In San Antonio, Texas - Updated 2024

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San Antonio is located in south-central Texas and is ideal for a family vacation. Take the kids to The Alamo, the original 18th-century Spanish mission and fort that has been preserved as a museum. This is the spot where the battle for Texan independence from Mexico took place in 1836. Another site of interest is the San Antonio Mission National Historical Park, where the family can enjoy a tour. The kids will also love Six Flags Fiesta Texas, an amusement park with a number of fun rides and a water park. Parents will love the San Antonio River Walk, which is lined with shops, restaurants, and cafes. Accommodation options are also easy to come by with plenty of hotels in the area. While visiting this part of the world on a family vacation, try out the range of kid-friendly resorts and hotels in San Antonio, Texas.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to kid-friendly amenities and activities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 02, 2024.

1. Hilton Palacio del Rio (from USD 169)

Kids will definitely have loads of fun at Hilton Palacio del Rio! Indoors, they can access on-demand video games for fun game nights or have a movie marathon of their favorite movies. This family-friendly hotel in San Antonio also provides extra beds. Located along the San Antonio River Walk, you’ll have easy access to the vibrant La Villita for shopping and dining. Kids will also be fascinated, as well as learn, at The Alamo, a historic Spanish fortress. After a full day of exploring, re-energize your muscles with a quick dip in the outdoor pool.

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Hilton Palacio Del Rio

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 200 S Alamo St
16.59 km (10.4 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms

2. Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk (from USD 188)

With an impressive 1003 available rooms, the Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk can definitely cater to many different needs. This kid-friendly hotel is also near SeaWorld San Antonio, which is less than a 30-minute drive. LEGOLAND Discovery Center and San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium are also nearby! All the hotel’s rooms and suites offer free cribs or infant beds and even feature dog-friendly rooms so your baby’s furbabies can come along! You can also have a fun game night in the game room with Nitro Trucks, Tokyo Drift, and Big Buck Hunter among other popular games.

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Grand Hyatt San Antonio River Walk

Address: 600 East Market
16.85 km (10.5 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
wry nice and clean facilities
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great location property in excellent condition & staff was professional & friendly
Location:
the riverwalk is amazing lots of great food and nice to walk
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3. JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa (from USD 511)

Located outside the city, JW Marriott San Antonio Resort is great for a fun family getaway in San Antonio. The kids can enjoy the on-site water park with its lazy river and water slides, while parents can enjoy the TPC San Antonio Golf Course next door. Parents can also relax with a treatment or massage at the resort’s spa with its private swimming pool, while kids enjoy the children’s club’s daily activities and childcare. There is a wide range of choices for dining with seven restaurants offering a range of Southwestern, American, and Tex-Mex food. There is also an in-house Starbucks and the Crooked Branch Bar, serving up delicious cocktails. Rooms feature flat-screen TVs, coffee makers, and refrigerators and there is free Wi-Fi throughout.

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JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 23808 Resort Parkway, Far North Central, San Antonio (TX), United States, 78261
21.73 km (13.5 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

4. La Cantera Resort & Spa (from USD 389)

Located in the San Antonio Hill Country, La Cantera Resort & Spa is one of the best places to stay in San Antonio for families. It is ideally located right across the road from Six Flags Fiesta Texas and the Shops at La Cantera. San Antonio River Walk and Sea World San Antonio are both around a 20-minute drive from the hotel. The resort features four outdoor swimming pools including an adult-only infinity pool and a hot tub. While children from 4 to 12 can enjoy supervised play at the Kid’s Club, parents can enjoy a round of golf at the onsite course, or relax in the spa. Rooms feature 42-inch (106.68 centimeter) flat-screen TVs and a minibar, with the King and Queen rooms and Junior Suites featuring additional beds for the children.

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La Cantera Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 16641 La Cantera Pkwy
6.96 km (4.4 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

5. Blazing Star Resort

Blazing Star Resort is a great spot for families. The property is located a five-minute drive from Sea World San Antonio. There is a choice of cabins to accommodate the family, featuring flat-screen TVs with cable channels. This accommodation with an in-room kitchen for cooking daily meals. A heated outdoor swimming pool is available on the property and a fitness center is available too. Kids can have fun in the games arcade with billiards and coin-operated video games. There is also an outdoor playground for the children. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.

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Sun Retreats San Antonio West

Wifi Available

Address: 1120 West Loop 1604 North
17.15 km (10.7 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Laundry Games room Free parking Internet services Children's playground

6. Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa (from USD 499)

Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa is an ideal place for the family as it is a short drive from Sea World in San Antonio. The resort also features its own sprawling water park, including slides, a lazy river and three swimming pools. Parents will enjoy the 27-hole championship golf course on-site and the luxurious spa with its massage and beauty treatments. There is a wide range of dining options to choose from in the seven on-site restaurants. Rooms are spacious and feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, iPod docking stations, a refrigerator, iHome stereo system and free Wi-Fi. All rooms accommodate from three to four guests.

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Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: 9800 Hyatt Resort Drive
13.84 km (8.6 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

Kid-friendly hotels in San Antonio, Texas

7. Omni La Mansion del Rio (from USD 188)

Omni La Mansion del Rio is nestled in the heart of downtown San Antonio on the River Walk. The property is a five-minute walk from The Alamo and a ten-minute walk from the Henry Gonzalez Convention Center. The property features an outdoor pool and tropical courtyard. Las Canarias, the hotel’s restaurant, spreads over three floors with views over the River Walk. Each room features a 32” flat-screen TV, minibar and en-suite marble bathroom and some offer a balcony and views over the city and River Walk. Most rooms can accommodate four to five persons. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout.

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Omni La Mansion del Rio

Wifi Available

Address: 112 College St
16.15 km (10.1 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna

8. Hyatt Residence Club San Antonio, Wild Oak Ranch (from USD 222)

Hyatt Residence Club San Antonio, Wild Oak Ranch is a 17-km (10-mi) drive from Six Flags Fiesta Texas and an 18-km (11 mi) drive from River Walk in San Antonio. The property features an outdoor pool with a lazy river, as well as a fitness center and hot tub. Golf is available on-site and there is an indoor play area for kids with DVDs, books, music, board games and puzzles. Adults have access to shuffleboard, bocce ball and horseshoe pits and there are barbecue grills on the property. Meals can be enjoyed at the onsite restaurant. Some rooms at this property come with a balcony or terrace and others with a comfortable seating area. All feature a flat-screen TV and en-suite bathroom and free Wi-Fi is available throughout.

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Hyatt Vacation Club at Wild Oak Ranch

Wifi Available

Address: 9700 West Military Drive
14.15 km (8.8 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Restaurant Bar Sauna Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Babysitting/child services

9. Homewood Suites by Hilton San Antonio Riverwalk/Downtown (from USD 181)

Homewood Suites by Hilton San Antonio Riverwalk/Downtown is ideally located right on the River Walk and a ten-minute stroll from The Alamo. The hotel features a rooftop pool and a fitness center and there is a convenience store on the property. The pool is fenced and features a shallow end for children. Each suite features a kitchenette for cooking daily meals as well as air conditioning, a TV with cable channels and free Wi-Fi. Suites come in various sizes to suit families.

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Homewood Suites by Hilton San Antonio Riverwalk/Downtown

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 432 West Market Street
16.25 km (10.1 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Business centre

10. Drury Plaza Hotel San Antonio North Stone Oak (from USD 124)

Drury Plaza Hotel San Antonio North Stone Oak is conveniently placed, just a 15-minute drive from San Antonio Airport and a 25-minute drive from SeaWorld. The property features an outdoor pool, a hot tub and hot tub. There is a fitness center on-site. Guests can enjoy a free hot breakfast each morning and hot food and beverages at the complimentary 5:30 Kickback each afternoon. Vending machines are available with snacks and drinks. Each room features a flat-screen TV, microwave and a small refrigerator. This hotel with suites can accommodate three to six guests, making the property ideal for families.

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Drury Plaza Hotel San Antonio North Stone Oak

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 823 North Loop 1604 East
11.82 km (7.4 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry

11. Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade (from USD 175)

Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade is a great choice for families, as it features two large swimming pools and a Kids Crew program to keep them occupied. Parents can enjoy in-room massages and spa treatments as well as a hydrotherapy pool at the spa or work out at the fitness center in the hotel. Dining is available at the Bolo’s Rotisserie, serving American cuisine and drinks and live entertainment can be had at the Lobby Bar. Each guest room comes with a flat-screen TV, minibar and coffee maker. Rooms can accommodate from five to six persons. Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.

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The Westin San Antonio North

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 9821 Colonnade Boulevard
2.09 km (1.3 mi) from Altitude Trampoline Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

Enjoy all the fun of San Antonio with the family

San Antonio, Texas has plenty of staycation spots and tourist destinations to boast. Whether taking the children to enjoy all the fun at the local amusement, theme and water parks or exploring the iconic historic sites in and around the city, this is the ideal place for a great family vacation while staying in kid-friendly resorts and hotels in San Antonio, Texas, USA.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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Anne Sewell was born in England, but has spent most of her life in Africa - Malawi, Zimbabwe and South Africa - and now resides on the beautiful Costa del Sol in southern Spain. She loves writing...Read more

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