Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Downtown San Antonio

Take a holiday to Downtown San Antonio and enjoy the area's entertainment, history and museums. Travellers to this walkable city praise the riverfront, theatres and festivals. River Walk and Alamo are just a couple of the must-see attractions. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Downtown San Antonio

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Downtown San Antonio has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • San Antonio SeaWorld (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Six Flags Fiesta Texas (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Ripley's Haunted Adventure (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Historic Brackenridge Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Kiddie Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Downtown San Antonio

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Downtown San Antonio is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • River Walk (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • San Antonio Botanical Gardens (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • San Antonio Missions National Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Travis Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Hemisfair Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Japanese Tea Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Downtown San Antonio

Fly into San Antonio, TX (SAT-San Antonio Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.2 mi (11.7 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is San Antonio Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Downtown San Antonio?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 275 holiday lettings around Downtown San Antonio. From 139 flats & apartments to 89 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Downtown San Antonio?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Downtown San Antonio:

  • Far North Central: 884 holiday homes
  • North San Antonio - SAT: 1,018 holiday homes
  • Vance Jackson: 35 holiday homes
  • West San Antonio: 208 holiday homes
  • Highland Park: 28 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Downtown San Antonio? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Downtown San Antonio. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • River Walk: 716 holiday lettings
  • Institute of Texan Cultures: 1,180 holiday lettings
  • Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center: 1,185 holiday lettings
  • Texas Adventure: 1,186 holiday lettings
  • El Mercado: 1,192 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown San Antonio listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Downtown San Antonio?

Yes, of course. offers 139 Flats in Downtown San Antonio. Our other popular types of Downtown San Antonio holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 89 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 125 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Downtown San Antonio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 113 holiday homes with pool available in Downtown San Antonio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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