Extended Stay America - San Antonio, TX
The second largest city in Texas and seventh largest in the United States, San Antonio is a great place for business or leisure travel. If you're looking for San Antonio hotels, Extended Stay America boasts comfort and convenience at an exceptional rate.
San Antonio's local economy is heavily influenced by health care, national defense and tourism. The South Texas Medical Center, located just minutes from the Extended Stay America San Antonio - Colonnade, is the region's largest medical provider and is considered by many people to be a main catalyst for a local biomedical industry that employs more than 27,000.
The military continues to be a vital part of the San Antonio economy. On the city's northeast corner is Fort Sam Houston, home of Brooke Army Medical Center. To the south of Fort Sam Houston is Lackland Air Force Base. Lackland Air Force Base hosts the Air Force's basic military training as well as numerous specialty and technical training schools. Just east of San Antonio is Randolph Air Force Base, headquarters of the Air Education and Training Command. It is estimated that the defense industry employs over 89,000 in San Antonio.
Another integral component of San Antonio's economy is tourism. Famous for its River Walk, the Alamo and several major amusement parks, it is not surprising that San Antonio receives 26 million tourists annually.
The Alamo is the most visited tourist attraction in Texas. Here the likes of Jim Bowie and Davy Crockett fought and died for a free Texas Republic. San Antonio's second most visited tourist site, the River Walk, offers visitors and locals great food, drinks and shopping as it winds through downtown San Antonio.
Golfers should take the opportunity to play Brackenridge Park Golf Course. The oldest course in San Antonio, Breckenridge was the original site of the PGA Winter Tour and has been inducted into the Golf Hall of Fame
For a great San Antonio, Texas hotel, Extended Stay America is a terrific choice.