A Beckmann Inn and Carriage House Bed and Breakfast - San Antonio, Texas - Tex. - TX

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Our Bed and Breakfast Inn is located in downtown San Antonio, Texas across the street from the beautifully landscaped Riverwalk and minutes to the Alamo by trolley, the perfect location for business or leisure travel. It is in the National Register of Historic places, King William Historic District, San Antonio, Texas, as an "exceptional" City Historic Landmark. The house was built in 1886 by Albert Beckmann for his bride, Marie Dorothea, daughter of the Guenther Flour Mill family, on the mill grounds. The property was given to Albert and Marie Dorothea as a wedding gift.

Romantic getaway, Bed and Breakfast lodgingAbout our Bed and Breakfast Inn

The wonderful wrap-around porch warmly welcomes guests to the main house and to the gracious experience of Victorian hospitality in a quiet and tranquil atmosphere. The white wicker furniture in our sun porch invites our guests to relax. It is the perfect place to rest and catch your breath after a busy day exploring the city of San Antonio and all the festivities on the Riverwalk.

The Carriage House lodging is adjacent to the main house and was built around the turn of the century. It has been completely renovated, featuring shuttered windows with flower-filled window boxes, gardens, balcony and patio areas, and has two rooms for our guest's accommodations.

All of our bed and breakfast guest rooms are very spacious and feature very ornately carved, queen-sized, high-back, Victorian beds, colorful floral  designer furnishings, private bathrooms, lush terry robes, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, televisions, phones, guest refrigerators, comfortable armchairs, and desks. Our guests also have hair dryers and ironing boards. And we personally take care of all our guests and their needs, so that while they are here at our bed and breakfast, theySan Antonio Bed and Breakfast patio have "the warm and gracious hospitality" we are known for. We want our lodging guests to have the best time possible while they are in San Antonio!

A gourmet breakfast, a two course breakfast with a breakfast dessert, is served in our formal dining room with china, crystal and silver. Fresh ground coffee, specialty teas, uniquely blended fruit juices, a main entree, fresh fruit and coffeecake, muffins or pastries are served to all our bed and breakfast guests. They are beautifully and artistically presented and equally as delicious, always receiving rave reviews! And, our guests are never served the same breakfast twice.

Our Bed and Breakfast Inn is located in San Antonio's beautiful King William historic district, the "hidden treasure", the perfect location for enjoying San Antonio at its very best whether it is for business or leisure travel. The King William historic district has eleven great restaurants: The Guenther House, the Blue Star Brewing Co., El Mirador, La Focaccia, Rosario's, Feast, MadHatter's Tea Room, The Monterey, Azuca, La Frite, and The Liberty Bar. It's always nice to come back after a busy day to freshen up and be able to walk to one of our neighborhood restaurants.

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San Antonio Riverwalk

The landscaped part of the Riverwalk begins across the street and within a short distance, it will take you to all of the downtown area restaurants, shops, and other area attractions including:

  • Alamo
  • The River Walk
  • Arneson River Theatre
  • La Villita
  • Tower of Americas
  • Institute of Texan Cultures
  • Rio San Antonio Cruises
Or, you can take the trolley, which stops around the corner and leisurely travels through the King William Historic District, the Southtown area, and then to all the downtown areas you will need to see. The trolley also continues on to the Spanish Governor's Palace, the San Fernando Cathedral, the El Mercado (the Mexican Market), Alamodome, and Sunset Train Station. Convenient transportation is also available to San Jose Mission, Sea World, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, the zoo, the Botanical Gardens, and the museums. San Antonio is the countries' most unique golf destination, with many challenging and picturesque golf courses to choose from. Our Bed and Breakfast Inn is definitely the perfect location to see and enjoy the best of San Antonio and the Riverwalk.

A Beckmann Inn and Carriage House
San Antonio Texas Bed and Breakfast
Warm and Gracious Hospitality at its very Best

Proprietors: Paula & Charles Stallcup
Paula & Charles
Address: 222 E. Guenther St., San Antonio, TX 78204
Phone: (210) 229-1449                      Fax: 210-229-1061
Reservations: 800-945-1449 
Email: stay@beckmanninn.com
Price range: $110-$155 (single corporate price available)
Rooms: 5 (2 Guests per Room)
Credit Cards: VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club 
Check-in: 4:00-5:00 pm (Unless other arrangements are made)
Check-out: 11 a.m.
Link to: Directions and Map


Our reservation policy requires a one night deposit, to be held with your credit card or a check, and the balance due on arrival. A two night minimum is required on weekends. Cancellations need to be made 14 days prior to the reservation for a full refund, less a $20.00 service charge. Our reservation policy for holidays, special events,  (both requiring minimum stays of 3-4 days), long stays (three days or more) and the booking of multiple rooms, will require a 1/2deposit for each room (non-refundable) and is due 30 days prior to the reservation. Balance due on arrival. No shows, changing the length of stay, and early departures will be changed the full amount of the reservation.

We are a non-smoking Inn (only allowed outside on our porches and patios).

Our Bed and Breakfast inn has been featured in:  Southern Living, Fodor's, Frommer's, Texas Highways, Country Folk Art, Quick and Easy Cookbook, Country Inns, Texas Bed and Breakfast Cookbook, Gail Greco's Cookbooks, Vive La French Toast and Recipes for Romance, Southern Living's Texas Vacations, Sully's Living Without, Country Magazine, and Vacations Magazine.


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A Beckmann Inn and Carriage House
San Antonio Bed and Breakfast

222 East Guenther Street
San Antonio, Texas 78204
(210) 229-1449
(800) 945-1449
fax: (210) 229-1061

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