Welcome to San Antonio's Paseo del Rio, a pedestrian river walk of hidden gardens, shops and sidewalk cafes one story below downtown Shaded by cypress and palm trees, The Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio graces this famous thoroughfare and celebrates the beauty and heritage of Texas's oldest city. Named to Conde Nast Traveler's 2003 Gold List, The Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio offers the luxurious grandeur of a southern mansion with the charm of Texas-sized hospitality.Comfortable and convenient, the Alamo, La Villita, Market Square and the Convention Center are all just minutes away. Meeting planners will appreciate The Westin's 19,000 square feet of meeting space and all guests will love the luxurious rooms, most with balconies overlooking the river. Work out on state-of-the-art equipment in the WestinWORKOUT owered by Reebok Gym or skip the workout entirely and enjoy our La Vida Loca Margarita in Rincon de Maria.Every stay begins with the taste of distinctive, dark Latin chocolate. A beautiful, copper platter with elaborate silver-plated overlays, greet guests at check-in, filled with El Rey Latin American specialty chocolates imported from Venezuela. You may also retreat to a Latin American escape: "La Merienda", Latin version of High Tea, is available Tuesday through Saturday. Cinnamon-tinged roasted Mexican coffees, hot Cocoas, Aguas Frescas, and Hojorascas (Mexican cookies) are served from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the hotel lobby. A Spanish classical guitarist plays Latin American ballads every Friday and Saturday.No matter what you choose to do, when you come to The The Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio, you will experience the best San Antonio has to offer.