Destination guide

Explore the riverfront setting in Elmendorf

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Elmendorf. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its shopping and coffee shops. Alamo and River Walk are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Elmendorf

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Elmendorf has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Republic Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • River Bend Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Willow Springs Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Ripley's Haunted Adventure (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Splashtown (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Elmendorf

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Elmendorf 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 (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • San Antonio Missions National Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • San Antonio Botanical Gardens (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Floresville River Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Hemisfair Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Travis Park (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Elmendorf

Fly into San Antonio, TX (SAT-San Antonio Intl.), the closest airport, located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Elmendorf?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 46 holiday lettings near Elmendorf. From 35 Houses to 4 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Elmendorf for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Elmendorf?

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 Elmendorf:

  • Southside: 62 holiday homes
  • Highland Park: 45 holiday homes
  • South San Antonio: 63 holiday homes
  • Uptown: 130 holiday homes
  • Heritage: 24 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 Elmendorf?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Elmendorf. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • United States Army Medical Department Museum: 1,057 holiday lettings
  • Lackland Air Force Base Visitor Center: 979 holiday lettings
  • The DoSeum: 1,063 holiday lettings
  • Cathedral of San Fernando: 1,051 holiday lettings
  • Pearl Brewery: 1,063 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Elmendorf listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Elmendorf?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 35 Houses in Elmendorf. Our other popular types of Elmendorf holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Elmendorf?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Elmendorf. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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