October 11, 2018

The Most Beautiful Hotel Bars in San Antonio

Don't get us wrong, we love a trashy dive bar. But sometimes, we want something a little more upscale. Whenever you want a break from your usual go-to cocktail bars, why don't you play tourist and stop by for a drink at a local hotel? These gorgeous watering holes will have you feeling like you're on a vacation, too. Seriously y'all, it's a win-win.
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Ocho at Hotel Havana
1015 Navarro St, (210) 222-2008, havanasanantonio.com
With Pan-Latin fare, mojitos and a chic aesthetic at the forefront, Ocho is a favorite for a reason. Tourists may flock to the beautiful Hotel Havana, but locals will feel more than welcome to enjoy the scenery brought to you by this mostly-glass riverside drinking spot. With the cocktail menu highlighting San Antonio’s Mexican roots (we’re talking about tequila) and the prevalence of rum in Havana’s culture, you’ll be drinking well here.
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Ocho at Hotel Havana
1015 Navarro St, (210) 222-2008, havanasanantonio.com
With Pan-Latin fare, mojitos and a chic aesthetic at the forefront, Ocho is a favorite for a reason. Tourists may flock to the beautiful Hotel Havana, but locals will feel more than welcome to enjoy the scenery brought to you by this mostly-glass riverside drinking spot. With the cocktail menu highlighting San Antonio’s Mexican roots (we’re talking about tequila) and the prevalence of rum in Havana’s culture, you’ll be drinking well here.
Photo via Instagram / photographsatx
Sternewirth at Hotel Emma
136 E Grayson St, (210) 223-7375, thehotelemma.com
Every facet of Hotel Emma delivers in every way possible, and Sternewirth is no exception. Serving as the hotel’s tavern and club room, you’ll feel nice and cozy on the sofas that sit underneath the 25-foot vaulted ceilings. Whatever you decide to sip on, you’ll feel swanky oding so here.
Photo via Instagram / deeelizious
Sternewirth at Hotel Emma
136 E Grayson St, (210) 223-7375, thehotelemma.com
Every facet of Hotel Emma delivers in every way possible, and Sternewirth is no exception. Serving as the hotel’s tavern and club room, you’ll feel nice and cozy on the sofas that sit underneath the 25-foot vaulted ceilings. Whatever you decide to sip on, you’ll feel swanky oding so here.
Photo via Instagram / deeelizious
Naranja Bar at Hotel Valencia
150 E Houston St, (210) 227-9700, hotelvalencia-riverwalk.com
With marble countertops and muted orange bar chairs, this Downtown wine bar has plenty of reasons for you to stop by and be in awe of its beauty. And let’s be honest, the specially-slected Spanish wines do wonders here. There’s also live entertainment from a flamenco guitarist on select days to round out your drinking experience.
Photo via Instagram / calebjmacias
Naranja Bar at Hotel Valencia
150 E Houston St, (210) 227-9700, hotelvalencia-riverwalk.com
With marble countertops and muted orange bar chairs, this Downtown wine bar has plenty of reasons for you to stop by and be in awe of its beauty. And let’s be honest, the specially-slected Spanish wines do wonders here. There’s also live entertainment from a flamenco guitarist on select days to round out your drinking experience.
Photo via Instagram / calebjmacias
Haunt at The St. Anthony
300 E Travis St, (210) 352-3171, facebook.com/HauntSA
Arguably one of the most post hotel bars in San Antonio, Haunt is sleek and sexy for a reason. This bar may look contemporary, but it actually pays homage to the spooky spirits that cal The St. Anthony home. So go ahead, sip on some drinks and meet the ghosts here, all while enjoying the view.
Photo via Instagram / paolavallado
Haunt at The St. Anthony
300 E Travis St, (210) 352-3171, facebook.com/HauntSA
Arguably one of the most post hotel bars in San Antonio, Haunt is sleek and sexy for a reason. This bar may look contemporary, but it actually pays homage to the spooky spirits that cal The St. Anthony home. So go ahead, sip on some drinks and meet the ghosts here, all while enjoying the view.
Photo via Instagram / paolavallado
Nonna Osteria at The Fairmount Hotel
401 S Alamo St, (210) 224-8800, nonnasa.com
So it turns out Italian eateries more often than not also house really beautiful bars. Nonna Osteria specializes in rustic Northern Italian cuisine as well as wine. The breezy eatery is still fairy new, the modern decor here will definitely entice you in and keep your eyes satisfied while you down a cocktail or glass of wine (there’s plenty to choose from).
Photo via Instagram / 2live_jkrew
Nonna Osteria at The Fairmount Hotel
401 S Alamo St, (210) 224-8800, nonnasa.com
So it turns out Italian eateries more often than not also house really beautiful bars. Nonna Osteria specializes in rustic Northern Italian cuisine as well as wine. The breezy eatery is still fairy new, the modern decor here will definitely entice you in and keep your eyes satisfied while you down a cocktail or glass of wine (there’s plenty to choose from).
Photo via Instagram / 2live_jkrew
Sire Bar at La Cantera Resort & Spa
16641 La Cantera Pkwy, (210) 558-6500, destinationhotels.com/la-cantera-resort-and-spa
While the resort has come to have its own reputation, Sire Bar is offers hand-crafted cocktails made from a wide range of spirits. Consider this the spot to start the night at before heading to other nearby watering holes like The Rustic and George’s Keep.
Photo via Instagram / lacanteraresort
Sire Bar at La Cantera Resort & Spa
16641 La Cantera Pkwy, (210) 558-6500, destinationhotels.com/la-cantera-resort-and-spa
While the resort has come to have its own reputation, Sire Bar is offers hand-crafted cocktails made from a wide range of spirits. Consider this the spot to start the night at before heading to other nearby watering holes like The Rustic and George’s Keep.
Photo via Instagram / lacanteraresort
Havana Bar at Hotel Havana
1015 Navarro St, (210) 222-2008, havanasanantonio.com
Can a bar be sexy? The answer is yes, and that bar is none other than Havana Bar. This dimly candlelit basement offers cozy vibes that pair beautifully with craft cocktails. Whether you’re looking for a bit of intimacy or discretion, Havana Bar is definitely the spot to feel like a tourist.
Photo via Instagram / kdittyditty
Havana Bar at Hotel Havana
1015 Navarro St, (210) 222-2008, havanasanantonio.com
Can a bar be sexy? The answer is yes, and that bar is none other than Havana Bar. This dimly candlelit basement offers cozy vibes that pair beautifully with craft cocktails. Whether you’re looking for a bit of intimacy or discretion, Havana Bar is definitely the spot to feel like a tourist.
Photo via Instagram / kdittyditty
Bar Rojo at the Grand Hyatt
600 E Market St, (210) 224-1234, hyatt.com
We’ll be honest here. This probably isn’t the hotel bar you should go to if you’re looking for a damn good drink. But, if you’re into looks, Bar Rojo is more than worth visiting. Housed inside the massive Grand Hyatt, this bar brings a mixture of upscale and casual – perfect if you want to go out without going all out. Indulge in a cocktail and unwind, fam.
Photo via Facebook / Grand Hyatt San Antonio
Bar Rojo at the Grand Hyatt
600 E Market St, (210) 224-1234, hyatt.com
We’ll be honest here. This probably isn’t the hotel bar you should go to if you’re looking for a damn good drink. But, if you’re into looks, Bar Rojo is more than worth visiting. Housed inside the massive Grand Hyatt, this bar brings a mixture of upscale and casual – perfect if you want to go out without going all out. Indulge in a cocktail and unwind, fam.
Photo via Facebook / Grand Hyatt San Antonio
Q Bar at the Hyatt Regency
123 Losoya St, hyatt.com
While you can grab a bite to eat at the Q Kitchen Bar, the sole Q Bar is all about getting boozy. Situated on a 55-foot granite bar, the open-concept lets you relax and unwind. The hotel is settled on the River Walk, so the next time you’re strolling down, swing by Q Bar to unwind for a few minutes and breathe a bit.
Photo via Instagram / hyattregencysa
Q Bar at the Hyatt Regency
123 Losoya St, hyatt.com
While you can grab a bite to eat at the Q Kitchen Bar, the sole Q Bar is all about getting boozy. Situated on a 55-foot granite bar, the open-concept lets you relax and unwind. The hotel is settled on the River Walk, so the next time you’re strolling down, swing by Q Bar to unwind for a few minutes and breathe a bit.
Photo via Instagram / hyattregencysa
Zocca Cuisine D’Italia at Westin Riverwalk
420 W Market St, (210) 444-6070, zoccariverwalk.com
Specializing in contemporary Italian fare, you’ll get delicious bites at this casual riverside eatery. While dining on the river may be calming, the views inside the bar will put you at ease too. We bet you’ll have a drink here and forget its a short ride home back to reality. So maybe order an extra drink and pretend you’re on vacation.
Photo via Facebook / Zocca Cuisine d'Italia
Zocca Cuisine D’Italia at Westin Riverwalk
420 W Market St, (210) 444-6070, zoccariverwalk.com
Specializing in contemporary Italian fare, you’ll get delicious bites at this casual riverside eatery. While dining on the river may be calming, the views inside the bar will put you at ease too. We bet you’ll have a drink here and forget its a short ride home back to reality. So maybe order an extra drink and pretend you’re on vacation.
Photo via Facebook / Zocca Cuisine d'Italia