Hilton Palacio Del Rio
Written by: Vivian D. Brown
YOUR JOURNEY BEGINS AT HILTON PALACIO DEL RIO
Tradition, history and location make Hilton Palacio Del Rio a mecca for local, destination and international weddings. Set on the banks of the famous San Antonio River Walk, the landmark hotel is a perfect place to celebrate and create life-long memories.
Although each wedding is unique, the experienced team, who are the heart of the hotel, understand tradition and can guide you through every aspect of your special day.
Brides planning a spring wedding may find the fifth-floor outdoor terrace garden a picture-perfect spot. With a covered gazebo and unique view of downtown, the garden terrace offers seating for 150 in a charming location to enjoy the beauty and backdrop of the city. The proximity to the annual April Fiesta events, parades and other attractions such as the Alamo, Hemisfair Park or La Villita Historic Arts Village, offer out of town guests a unique experience only San Antonio has to offer.
One indoor option is the Stetson. Situated on the river level, the Stetson seats up to 120 guests, offers a built-in bar, a spectacular view through floor-to-ceiling windows and opportunity for any winter bride to marvel at the festive River Walk illuminated with thousands of lights during the holiday season.
The Hilton Palacio Del Rio offers more than 27,000 square feet of flexible, vibrant function space for special celebrations or a River Walk wedding and reception. There are two rooftop ballrooms with local artwork, floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the River Walk or panoramic views that will accommodate up to 250 guests each.
The Salon Del Rey Ballroom is located on the mezzanine level and can accommodate up to 450 guests. There are a number of room configurations and pre-function areas to make your day your own.
Additionally, the Pavilion by Hilton is a historic self-contained elegant venue of limestone and wood located across the street in Hemisfair Park.
Simple linens, napkins and table décor are included, or choose from special upgrades. The friendly Hilton team can provide references for local musicians, florists, photographers and more to help you find professionals to fit your budget and style.
A dedicated banquet manager and executive chef guide you through a menu tasting to create a personalized food experience. If you are looking for the flavor of San Antonio, you can do no better.
The property includes deluxe accommodations, the Coffee Cupboard serving Starbucks, restaurants and night life. Visitors may also choose to wander off and experience the more than 150 nearby restaurants and local attractions.
The digital signage situated throughout the property display information, one being a touch screen providing airport information and more. The unique buttonless elevator system quickly and securely whisks guests to their chosen floor.
The Hilton name is synonymous with superior service. Through listening and learning from clients the Hilton team will make your dreams come to life and give you the diamond service your wedding and other social events deserve.
Today you plan your wedding taking the first step in the journey of life. Tomorrow a baby shower or anniversary. Trust Hilton Palacio Del Rio to be part of your family’s story, now and forever.
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