El Tropicano has the ability to adapt for any event with a dedicated staff that can provide a solution to a given situation. Being the only hotel with the welcoming option of meeting facilities that open to the Riverwalk for a more pleasant atmosphere, El Tropicano can accommodate everything from small meetings for 10 people to large conferences and social gatherings up to 1000.
Hotel is located at the intersection of Lexington and North St. Mary's on San Antonio's famous Paseo del Rio. Just steps to elegant restaurants, fine shopping and the excitement of Riverwalk night life. Eight miles from San Antonio International Airport.
From our door it's just nine blocks to HemisFair Plaza, the Rivercenter Mall and the Convention Center and ten blocks to the Alamodome. Municipal Auditorium is across the street and we are just a mile from the Market Square. You’re only a 30-minute drive from Sea World, Six Flags Fiesta Texas and Schlitterbahn Waterpark.
We have a perfect place for your guests at El Tropicano. We have refurbished 37,000 square feet of incredibly diverse spaces, from beautiful ballrooms to professional meeting rooms.
Enjoy our signature casera cuisine, gourmet American dishes with a Tropical twist. The 150-seat Mangos Restaurant offers seasonal specialties and delectable “food of the house” favorites. If you’re on the run, grab a cup of signature coffee and a flaky breakfast pastry or sandwich at Expresso, our delightful coffee stand. Or take your time with a sumptuous meal and cocktail as you take in the view on the River Veranda. Sip your favorite libation at the Tiki Bar overlooking the river.
All rooms are equipped with coffee makers, hair dryers, iron/ironing boards, data ports and full-size desks.