National Tortilla Chip Day

As if this past week wasn’t enough with National Drink Wine and National Margarita Day, today we celebrate National Tortilla Chip Day. Although San Antonians celebrate this day on a…well… daily basis, we can always use an excuse to chow down on our favorite Tex-Mex appetizer. Continue reading

Presidents at the Gunter Hotel

In honor of President’s Day we want to share with our guests some amazing piece of history. In the 109 years the hotel has been in operation, we’ve had our fair share of important people pass through. Some actors, some socialites, and some politicians, more specifically, United States presidents.

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Celebrate With the Gang

Valentine’s Day isn’t only for the lovebirds. It’s a holiday about love for all- family, friends, colleagues and coworkers. Don’t feel down if you don’t have a significant other to share it with. Grab you friends and head to some of San Antonio’s crazy Valentine’s Day events. Continue reading

A Table for Two

Men, are you panicking? Valentine’s day is this Friday. We know your lovely ladies already planned their outfits for the romantic dinner you will be expected to take them to well in advance, but have you even made a reservation yet?

No need to sweat. We’ve got your “table for two” at some of the hottest restaurants in San Antonio. Here are some that are offering diners a Valentine’s Day menu that will not only please your partner, but also your taste buds. Continue reading

Most Romantic Spots in San Antonio

A few days ago an article by Time magazine hit the internet ranking San Antonio #1 out of 20 “Most Romantic Cities in America.”  Some were shocked to hear that the Alamo City was more romantic than Miami or Las Vegas, but San Antonio does have quite an amorous charm about it.

We’re sure that San Antonio was able to climb its way to the top because of beautiful attractions and spots like these: Continue reading

San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo 2014

san-antonio-rodeo-78Yeehaw! The 2-week long event is finally here again, and all of San Antonio is ready. The San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo has grown to be one of the largest and most prestigious events in San Antonio with over one and a half million visitors entering the grounds each year. Continue reading

Renovation Update

18-1E9A6836As we continue to make progress on our hotel renovations, we want to give guests information on some of the areas that have been updated and those that are still under construction.

Lobby: If you’ve been following along on our Instagram and Facebook pages, you’ve gotten to see some pictures of our lobby remodeling. Many have expressed their excitement and approval of the new look, while others showed concern that the historical significance of the lobby is compromised. Continue reading

Wedding Trends of 2014

Another year has come and gone. Trends have fallen in and fallen out of style leaving some happy while others mourning the loss of their money on pieces they know they will never wear again.

Thankfully, weddings trends are a little different from typical fashion trends, and tend to keep consistent with a few changes here and there. Take a look at some of this year’s upcoming ideas and trends. Some may look familiar. Continue reading