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Fort Sam Houston

1210 Stanley Rd, San Antonio, TX 78234-7501
+1 210-221-1886
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Returned after 50 Years

I was stationed at Fort Sam, 50 years ago and wanted to show my wife the post. Luckily we got on... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
East Lyme, CT
Got to see my Daughter

Very mediocre at beat base. Best part was seeing my daughter and all her fellow soldiers. Small... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Mark P
via mobile
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A museum detailing the history of the military in San Antonio.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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1210 Stanley Rd, San Antonio, TX 78234-7501
+1 210-221-1886
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

I was stationed at Fort Sam, 50 years ago and wanted to show my wife the post. Luckily we got on post and walk a good distance across the post to where I had lived. The barracks where I lived had been torn down, but...More

Thank VinMar_10
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Very mediocre at beat base. Best part was seeing my daughter and all her fellow soldiers. Small pool on base as well as exchange fyi staff at commissary were just slightly nicer than hostile.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We visited the historic quadrangle and were amazed to see peacocks deer and koi fish. We also noticed albino peacocks. The park inside the enclosed quadrangle was very peaceful and Serene. You would never guess you were on a military base. Outside the quadrangle there...More

1  Thank Bailale d
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I was stationed and trained at Fort Sam Houston as a Medical Service Corps Officer. The Fort is home to the Army Medical Department (AMEDD) Academy of Health Sciences that trains the Army, Navy and Air Force medical personnel. The base offers a great AMEDD...More

Thank MEProfenno
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The base is very well keep...compared to others I have stayed at. Stayed at the FamCamp which is very nice and personnel are very helpful. Special treat for me was to visit La Pointe Hall where medics are trained which is named after Joesph Guy...More

Thank Banshee694
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

If you are a military retiree or active duty and in the area you should consider stopping in for a visit. The Exchange is the largest I have visited. A wide selection of clothing for women but a bit limited on the men's side. A...More

2  Thank Gumgrove
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

Our volunteer guide was a former OR nurse with the army who gave great insights in the medical museum. So much fun to see the vehicles used and how medicine has progressed. Loved coming here!

Thank Marissa A
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

Came to see Fort Sam Houston and found out that we could not to get in due to no sponsors. Very sad that I could not see with being a history buff. They need to find away to allow the public in.

1  Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 19 March 2015

I found this Museum thoroughly interesting and moving. After viewing it...you really appreciate our wonderful soldiers who are doctors, nurses and medics. There is a lot to see...including all the medical equipment used in various wars and a great film on evacuation helicopters. I would...More

2  Thank christinerosen
Reviewed 17 February 2015

We had reservations at the FamCamp and as we were driving in I noticed a F4 Phantom displayed outside a building. I was puzzled as to why a F4 would be on an Army base. Then I found out the Air Force is in charge...More

1  Thank Paul T
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Response from Gumgrove | Reviewed this property |
We are also retired military and would (if you can get it) Fulois House. Check the ihg web site for details and rates and available rooms. It is a beautiful house in the older section on the west side of the post. Breakfast... More