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Tower of the Americas

739 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78205-3204
+1 210-223-3101
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This 750-foot tower built for the 1968 HemisFair has unbeatable panoramic views, especially if you're in the tower's revolving restaurant.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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739 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78205-3204
+1 210-223-3101
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Reviewed yesterday

The tower is a must see when inSan Antonio, but it is just OK. I suggest going at dusk or night and having drinks and view the city. The food is tourist-bad. Very pricey. Have drinks there and go somewhere else for dinner.

Thank Meredith H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There's a Chart House restaurant at the top, and it revolves slowly so that you can see all views of the city. Some reviews have said it's a little pricey, but it has the typical items/prices of a Chart House. We were there on the...More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We made reservations and had a very romantic dinner. The food was delicious and the service was excellent, the view is breathtakingly amazing and I personally recommend it to anyone when they visit San Antonio.

Thank RichardP001
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was at the hemisphere in the 60's. This is the only thing left. It is a sight at night - all lit up. I had the pleasure of the view fro. My hotel room. Walked over but it is a little costly to ride...More

Thank Candy M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The movie are cool I hate heights but go to work on it. Pretty cool to go see and learn about san antonio history. A must see while there

Thank gilbert a
Reviewed 4 days ago

Most certainly not a place to go if you are afraid of heights. Awesome views . We sure enjoyed spending time up there

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to eat here during the day but I would suggest trying it at night so you can see the city lights of San Antonio. View was fantastic it and the restaurant rotates as you are eating so you can view all of San...More

Thank 58brenda88
Reviewed 5 days ago

Interesting to see the city of San Antoino from this vantage point. You can spend some time locating different locations.

1  Thank Rick R
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've been up twice now on two visits to SA and enjoyed it each time. The views are great, the drinks and food were great, service is not bad. Loved the grounds as well.

Thank 1FUN1FUN
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We try and go up at least once during Christmas to see the beautiful skyline and see all the lights on the river walk. It's a breathtaking view. The restaurant rotates so we try and get a seat next to the windows so we can...More

Thank John L
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Lynetric R
4 May 2017|
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Response from thshetron | Reviewed this property |
Yes for reservations. All views are good. The inner seating is elevated and all seats face outward (no one sits with back to view). Give yourself plenty of time for the elevator. We waited quite a bit for it.
3 May 2017|
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Response from 784nanasue | Reviewed this property |
No. There is a snack bar, but very limited and very expensive. Go to Riverwalk for many dining options
17 February 2017|
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Response from lany666 | Reviewed this property |
Bar with a view (non moving) & rotating restaurant, it takes 1.15 to rotate completety.
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