S.A.’s St. Anthony Hotel reborn in elegance

With a guest list that has included everyone from Olivia de Havilland and Billy Graham to George Clooney and ZZ Top, the St. Anthony Hotel is nearly ready for its closeup after an almost 30-month renovation.

“We’re 98 percent there,” said Clyde Johnson IV, CIO of BC Lynd Hospitality, the locally based investment and management company that purchased the St. Anthony in 2012 with an eye to restoring “the Queen of San Antonio” to its original 1909 elegance.

“This is our hometown,” Johnson added. “It’s taken a lot of blood, sweat and tears — and a lot of … More–>