Yearly Archives: 2015

2015’s 25 Best New Hotels Worldwide

ST. ANTHONY Following a multi-million-dollar renovation, a 1909 landmark building just three blocks from the Alamo and Riverwalk re-opened this year as the St. Anthony, A Luxury Collection Hotel. Elements of the structure’s history abound, from the lobby’s 12-foot ceilings … More

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17 Top Renovated Hotels and Resorts

Dating to 1909, this National Historic Landmark wrapped up a multimillion-dollar renovation in November. The top-to-bottom makeover, which started in 2013, reduced the property’s 350 guest rooms to 277. New carpeting and paint highlight upgrades to 31,527 sq. ft. of … More

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ForrestPerkins spearheads renovation of San Antonio’s St. Anthony Hotel

The St. Anthony, a hotel in San Antonio, Texas, completed a two-year restoration and update to its guestrooms, public spaces and dining venues. Overseeing the renovation at the 277-key property — a member of Starwood Hotels and Resorts’ Luxury Collection … More

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Hometown Hospitality: Hotel Emma and The St. Anthony Hotel

Two San Antonio hotels—one old, one new—draw on their storied pasts to re-define Southern hospitality and provide authentic experiences that appeal to visitors and locals alike Since opening its doors in 1909 as the first fully air-conditioned hotel in the … More

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San Antonio’s Queen is Crowned Once Again

The St. Anthony was Crowned Again with All the Pomp and Circumstance You Would Expect Dignitaries, politicians and social elite from across the globe converged for the Grand Reopening of The St. Anthony Hotel, long referred to as the Queen … More

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Photo Gallery: A Legend Reborn at The St. Anthony Hotel

When two cattlemen set out to build a luxury hotel in San Antonio in 1909, they had visions – not delusions – of grandeur. On Thursday night, about 106 years later in a nearly euphoric atmosphere of elegance and opulence, … More

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St. Anthony Hotel reopens with a bang in downtown San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO — Long live the Queen of San Antonio hotels! The St. Anthony Hotel downtown has reopened its doors to celebrate its most grand restoration as the lap of hospitality luxury in the Alamo City. The “Texas Jewel Reborn” shined … More

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Luxury Collection Completes Restoration of The St. Anthony

SAN ANTONIO—The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., together with its owner partner BC Lynd, has completed a multimillion-dollar restoration of the historic St. Anthony hotel. Built in 1909 as the first luxury … More

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Legendary Texas hotel ushers in new era with grand transformation

The elegant and timeless charm of the St. Anthony Hotel is legendary in the Alamo City. Opened in 1909, the “Queen of San Antonio” recently received a major facelift after undergoing massive renovations. Updated features include two new culinary hot spots: Rebelle, … More

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Rebelle: Greed, Lust and a 32-ounce steak

You may feel a bit naughty ordering Greed and Lust, but that’s the point at Rebelle, the new restaurant at the St. Anthony Hotel. It’s from the team behind Feast restaurant — owner Andrew Goodman and chef Stefan Bowers — … More

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