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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very friendly staff, love wading ing the river, nice place to fish very clean, a home 🏠 away from home. We will definitely be back. We tried camping out the first night showed up an it was pitch dark, didn't work out too hot and the bugs were crazy, I think next time a cabin for sure. But during the...

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Charlie B, Owner at Alamo River RV Resort, responded to this review

I am glad you enjoyed it no matter how brief. Looking forward to your next visit. Did you see the white deer while you were hiking down in the woods?

Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We had originally booked another RV park and it turned out to be unsafe and had not amenities. So when I called the wonderful woman who answered gave us a discount and provided her last spot for the night. We were pleasantly surprised when we pulled in. The park despite all the rain was still very clean and well maintained....

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Charlie B, Owner at Alamo River RV Resort, responded to this review

Kimberly, glad you were able to walk in the woods. Lots of little critters to see down there. Please feel free to put some pictures up if you see any raccoons or such.

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Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Id like to start this review with, the campground is gorgeous, my boys had a great time fishing and playing on the rope swing at the river and the people were very nice and would stay there again maybe in a cabin or if I had a camper. Im not going to get into a bunch of details but there...

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Charlie B, Owner at Alamo River RV Resort, responded to this review

Sorry you did not know about the trains, some times it can be more noisy than others. We were disappointed when the train operation was put in because it was supposed to have been the location for Texas A&M, San Antonio which would have made a much better neighbor. Having raised 2 teen boys, I know what you are talking...

Reviewed 26 February 2015 via mobile

The sites are large and easy to pull through. We had arrived after office hours yet the staff was very accommodating, friendly, and helpful. They are also involved in the Tents for Troops program and that saved us some money on our cross country journey. The prices were decent for the size of the park, the sites, and the hook...

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Charlie B, Owner at Alamo River RV Resort, responded to this review

Dear Elisa, thanks for you or your spouses service. We take the honoring of our service members very seriously and are proud to have been one of the first in the country to join Tents for Troops. Every active member of the military is offered free camping and fishing and hope you will help spread the word and get more...

New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Alamo River Ranch Resort: Dog & horse friendly. Large camp sites. Not much shade in the upper RV sites. There are more sites down a steep hill & around by the river but please note, it can be muddy & wet so please use caution when driving off the drive path. Even parts of the drive path can be a...

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Charlie B, Owner at Alamo River RV Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for all the time you took to review our park. I am the person you spoke to and we have indeed redone the showers. Sorry you thought I "brushed it off laughingly" but maybe I was thinking of the upcoming expense that we had coming ($8,000.00) The tile had been put in when the building was finished and...

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Reviewed 22 March 2014

This was a great place to camp! We had plenty of space in our 40 foot 5th wheel. The top of the park is the RV section, but we really enjoyed walking down to the river, wading, and walking around the trails. We thoroughly enjoyed petting the horses, feeding the cows, and the owner even brought over a chicken for...

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Charlie B, Owner at Alamo River RV Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to tell us how your stay went. San Antonio is a real fun city and since we are so close to Lackland AFB were 800 cadets graduate each week from basic training we get lots of folks from all over the country visiting for the first time. Glad you had a fun time.

Reviewed 15 March 2013 via mobile

This is a wonderful RV Park with horse facilities close to San Antonio. Nice roomy pasture or paddock layout. Friendly staff, clean shower room and brand new laundry machines. The riding is limited to around two hours mostly woods with some open space. Easy and very safe riding. Camping and RV spaces well spaced. Stayed for month and looking forward...

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Charlie B, Owner at Alamo River RV Resort, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your visit. I can tell you since you were here we have become a "Horse Motel" with two Cowboy Campsites down on the river bottom. Each site has it's own horse pen in the shade and we have 4 horse stalls with shade, feed bin and water. Nice sandy ground and we are working on putting in...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alamo River Resort is located on a historic ranch where General Santa Ana was forced to camp for two nights because the Medina River was flooded. Our resort offers large and long RV Sites with 50/30/20 amp electric. Our WiFi is fast and free. We have two types of cabins for families that do not have an RV and many tent sites down next to our mile of the Medina River. You can enjoy hiking, fishing, kayaking or if you bring a horse, a great place to trail ride. Clean and modern showers and laundry room. We are 4 miles as the crow flies from Lackland Air Force Base where all Air force Cadets begin their career attending basic training. We are the official place to stay when you come for graduation. Down town San Antonio, the Alamo and the River Walk is a short drive and everyone enjoys being City Close, Country Quiet. Military discounts offered to all Retired, former military and our Resort is FREE to all current Military and dependents. We offer a special discount to Friends and Family who are attending graduation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alamo River RV Resort

Address: 12430 Trawalter Ln, Von Ormy, TX 78073-2817
Region: United States > Texas > Von Ormy
Price Range: $35 - $36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Alamo River RV Resort 1*
Number of rooms: 144
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“Camp sites down below the hill tend to be a bit more grasssy & soggy if it rains. They do, however have a LOT more shade! Bring bug spray & sunscreen!”
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