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5 BR CONVENTION-Downtown-1 Min. to PEARL Riverwalk-ALAMO 3 Min.- in Park, Nice!

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type house



About the property

5 BR, Pearl-Convention-Downtown-Unique Safe Private

5 Bedroom Close to Downtown, 5 minutes to CONVENTION CENTER, 1 minute to The PEARL which is the north end of the River WAlk. Walk to the natural River, Zoo, Japanese Garden, Witte and Children's Museums, Gardens, Restaurants- NEW BEDS AND FURNISHINGS-3 Queen beds, 6 Single Beds, 2 Living Areas with 2 sofas- Upscale Historic House with granite and new stainless appliances, linens, completely ready kitchen with dishes, cooking pots and pans, toaster, coffee and espresso machines, mixer, gas stove, outdoor gas grill, new stainless appliances. Historic house has just had a beautiful renovation. The house and neighborhood are nestled in Brackenridge Park, bordered by the Golf Course, the natural river, Brackenridge Park, Davis Park and Mulberry Ave. Quiet private area of town-Sleeps 14, 5 BR, 3 queen beds, 6 single beds, 2 living areas, 2 Couches - NEW: Beds, GRANITE COUNTERS, NEW STAINLESS APPLIANCES, Designer Decorated, Historic, Quiet residential area, Unique: the only area on the natural river, safe area, Walk to Zoo, Japanese Garden, new Children's DoSeum, Zoo, Brackenridge Park, Witte Museum, park walk and bike trails, kiddie rides, playground. House is close to main highways-3 mi. to CONVENTION Center & ALAMO and right off 281 to get to Sea World, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Lackland AFB Very--Close to Highways--Many guests have said they had the best time ever in San Antonio staying at this house because the location is ideal. It is a quiet, historic, unique neighborhood, just north of the city center; but a very safe area. It's proximity to so many of the historical sites, missions, conv. center, zoo, museums, Spur's games, is ideal. That is the reason we began to offer the house to guests: so they could enjoy the area, too. It is unique in that the neighborhood is small and right on the natural San Antonio River at Brackenridge Park. The neighborhood is small and home to some famous artists and musicians, like Jim Cullum, one of the jazz greats. One of the homes was built in the 1700's. The neighborhood's boundaries are the River, Golf Course, Brackenridge Park, Davis Park and Mulberry Ave. Trinity and Univ. of Incarnate Word, Ft. Sam, Alamo Downtown, Market Square only a few minutes.

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James or Jean
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 January, 2017

About James or Jean

We recently purchased this historic home and restored it. It is in such a nice location and a charming historic house, that we wanted to be able to share it with others.

James or Jean purchased this house in 2015

Why James or Jean chose San Antonio

Wow! The natural river is around the corner. You can walk over to the zoo and Japanese Garden. You are in a safe unique neighborhood right in the Park. Cool!

What makes this house unique

LOCATION is at natural river and close to all the downtown and mission sites. It is in the unique neighborhood of River Road, location of historic houses and some world famous musicians (Jim Cullum) and artists. Close to highways, golf, zoo, city center- spacious updated house.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

5 BR CONVENTION-Downtown-1 Min. to PEARL Riverwalk-ALAMO 3 Min.- in Park, Nice!
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews

Wonderful Home in a Great Location

  • 5 of 5

This home is very conveniently located in the heart of all downtown activities and attractions. We had a total of 8 people staying at the home with a mix of adults and children. The layout of the home and the bedrooms were perfect for our group. The 2 living room areas allowed separate spaces for the kids and adults to enjoy some down time. We all enjoyed walking along the river and exploring the riverbanks. The neighborhood is quiet and peaceful. Jean responded quickly during the reservation process, was available for any questions we had and obviously wanted us to enjoy our stay. We definitely did and we will return to this home if we ever need a place in San Antonio again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Reunion in San Antonio

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of nine who stayed in the Pearl River property for the weekend. House was very convienent to downtown and to Brackenride Park/Brackenridge Golf Course. There were some very good restaurants close by, so it was not necessary to go downtown for a great meal. The La Fonda on main was wonderful and only 5 minutes away for great Mexican food.

The owner, Jean, was most helpful even though she was in the middle of a family emergency. She even allowed me to see the property beforehand so that I could insure it would be adequate for my group. There was ample parking in the driveway and on the street to accommodate all the vehicles of my group. Property description and photos were accurate.

Only have a couple of comments concerning the amenities. Everything was great with a couple of exceptions.

1. The coffee maker was extremely slow to make a pot of coffee. Think the place needs a new one., especially for a big group of adults.

2. TV was a little spotty, and a better cable/dish package would help with football game viewing.

Overall was great, and have gotten very favorable feedback from everyone in our group. Would highly recommend this property for anyone visiting San Antonio for a group or a family gathering.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were so glad to see your group have a wonderful reunion! So sorry about the coffee pot! We like our coffee in the morning too! We did not know that it was not working properly since we do not live in the property. We so wish you had let us know immediately. You would have had another coffee maker in minutes. Sometimes we have extra supplies or appliances stored at the property and can tell you where to look. We are always available and will take joy in being able to make each person's stay lovely. So, if you future guests need anything, please just let us know and we will respond immediately.
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Wonderful location!

  • 5 of 5

Our family was in town for a wedding at the Japanese Tea Garden. Rental is close to the event as well as River Walk, Brackenridge Park, etc. The rental house was comfortable for our large family group of mixed ages

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

Jean was very helpful in getting this booked and making sure we had what we needed.

I think my favorite thing about the property was having my morning coffee in the back sitting room looking at the tropical landscape. The place was very clean and the pictures are a great representation of what to expect.

We will definitely be staying there again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

The house was great no complaints.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing and Pleasant

  • 5 of 5

The home was quite comfortable for my family's stay. It was very easy to get to many parts of San Antonio with ease from its location, and yet the house and overall neighborhood were nice and quiet at night when we needed the rest. Jean was very responsive to any of our communication and appreciate her attentiveness to a change we requested with short notice. Without a doubt, we would consider using this rental in the future for any other family trips!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles

Property is walking distance to the Zoo, Museums, Gardens, and 1 minute to The Pearl where there is shopping and the start of the River Boats and the River Walk. CONVENTION CENTER is 5 minutes. ALAMO and visitor center is 3 minutes. The neighborhood is bordered by Brackenridge Park, Zoo, Golf, Davis Park and close to Highway 281, I35, restaurants, Military Bases. Close to Trinity and UIW. Small, quiet, unique neighborhood. Historic and house is all NEW inside, new beds, etc.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £812
Cleaning Fee £110

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed by management of property.
Reservation and Cancellation Policy: Full refund if cancelled within twenty days of reservation, except for $50 fee.
50% refund if cancelled within ten days of reservation. No refund otherwise. Contact owner: if the property can be booked at same or better price after you cancel, refund will be given minus a $200 fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in River Road in South Texas

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • TOTAL 5/ 6 BEDROOMS (3 Queens, 6 Twins, 2 Sofas, 3 Air beds, 1 Pack and Play Bed) DOWNSTAIRS: 3 BR each with a Queen bed DOWNSTAIRS: 1 BR with 2 Twin beds UPSTAIRS:1/ 2 BR with 2 Twins each (4 Twin beds) -Extra Person Fees May Apply also two couches three air mattresses available
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • water tubing

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