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Hilton Palacio del Rio

San Antonio, TX View map Visit website
4.6 out of 5 rating
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Up to 300 guests

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Up to 300 guests

The Hilton Palacio del Rio is a majestic hotel wedding venue located in San Antonio, Texas, ideally situated on the banks of the River Walk in downtown San Antonio. This hacienda-style property boasts six picturesque event spaces to host a wedding celebration to remember. Offering comprehensive wedding packages and ample amenities, Hilton Palacio del Rio is the perfect setting to create the day of your dreams.

Facilities and Capacity

Hilton Palacio del Rio offers both indoor and outdoor venues suitable for a number of wedding occasions such as rehearsal dinners, engagement parties, ceremonies, and receptions. For an outdoor ceremony event, this elegant venue offers the delightful rooftop Terrace Garden. This space features a large gazebo to serve as the focal point for your ceremony. Your guests can drink in the beautiful rooftop views across the San Antonio skyline, perfectly punctuated by the palm trees and tropical vegetation that adorn this space. The Pavilion by Hilton is a beautifully restored historical building, providing a romantic setting for your special ceremony. Dating back to the 1800s, this charming limestone and wood event space is located in Hemisphere Park, just across the street from the Hilton Palacio del Rio, this room is ideal for a heartfelt ceremony event or sophisticated cocktail hour.

Both the El Mirador Ballroom and La Vista Ballroom are located on the 22nd floor of the hotel and offer panoramic views of the beautiful city skyline and River Walk for your reception event. Both spacious ballrooms provide lots of natural light to flood your celebration. Warm, neutral decor allows for easy transformation into the wedding theme of your choice. The Salon del Ray is a graceful Spanish-style ballroom ideal for hosting a grand wedding gala with plenty of natural light and fabulous views. The Stetson room is adorned with Brazilian redwood paneling and richly appointed furnishings to suit a lavish wedding celebration.

Plush get-ready rooms are available on-site for you and your wedding party to prepare for your day in comfort and style. The Hilton Palacio del Rio is a wheelchair accessible venue and offers parking and valet services for your event.

Services Offered

Hilton Palacio del Rio offer an array of services and wedding packages to facilitate a flawless celebration within this elegant property. All wedding packages include a champagne toast, fruit and cheese display, complimentary accommodation for the couple-of-honor, reduced rates for parents of the couple-of-honor, and a courtesy room block booking for your guests. Also included in the wedding package is a wedding catering specialist, dedicated banquet captain, candle centerpieces, dining tables, choice of linens, and much more. The in-house culinary team will work with you to create your perfect wedding menu to enhance your day, drawing from their extensive cuisine choice. A range of bar services is also included, with optional upgrades available.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$750

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$750

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Clean Up
Flatware
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting
Server(s)

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$12

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

300

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

6

Describe your venue:

Hotel

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Bar Services
Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Lighting / Sound
Outside Vendors
Set Up
Wifi

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Aisle Markers
Aisle Runners
Audio Equipment
Centerpieces
Chairs
Dance Floor
Drapery
Furniture
Lighting
Photo booth
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Valet
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

April
May
June
September
October
November
December
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    Euly Married on 01/02/2021
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    We are so glad to have chosen Hilton Palacio del Rio as our wedding reception venue!

    *Typo* We were married 1/2/2021
    We are so glad to have chosen Hilton Palacio del Rio as our wedding reception venue! Our ceremony was next door at the Little Church of La Villita and then it was a quick walk to our reception room downstairs in The Stetson Room. The year prior we were instantly sold once we saw how beautiful the Stetson Room was, and the day of the wedding didn’t disappoint either. This venue was a very affordable option for downtown San Antonio, especially considering all the awesome amenities that came with the wedding package. It offered a lot more than other venues that I have toured. The location on the Riverwalk was absolutely perfect for our out-of-town wedding guests to enjoy. The event staff coordinated their in-house catering service perfectly with our wedding timeline and also handled the outside vendors we expected the day of the wedding. We took advantage of the bridal ready-room with lunch package and enjoyed a nice spread of sandwiches, skewers, fruits and cheeses along with mimosas. The dinner was so good! All our guests enjoyed their meals and portion sizes were perfect, no one was hungry at the end of the night. The event and hotel staff were so friendly and helpful. There was excellent communication from scheduling our very first tour to our farewell day after the wedding!
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    Amanda Married on 10/05/2013
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    I couldn't have asked for a better venue! The Palacio Del Rio was so amazing! My reception in the Salon Del Rey was perfect, the room was so big. I got compliments all night on how amazing the food was! The hotel staff April, Yari, and Roberto I could not have done it with out yall! Thank you for making our special day unforgettable! My tables and linen's were incredible. Everything was perfect.
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    Margaret Married on 06/22/2013
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    I am so glad we made the decision to have our wedding at the Hilton. It was so convenient and beautiful. The spaces were perfect, the food was DELICIOUS and creative and they staff was incredibly helpful. Everyone had a blast and I know the Hilton had a lot to do with that.
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