The summer in San Antonio bustles with cultural events ranging from art shows to food events -- making this $119 special at a River Walk hotel even more of a rarity.
Travel to a boutique Travel + Leisure 2011 World's Best hotel Sunday-Thursday through August at 40% off regular rates. Weekends are $20-$30 more per night.
All stays include two daily cocktails in Vbar, voted best hotel bar by San Antonio locals. Be sure to stop by the hotel's Citrus restaurant, with a menu that Zagat calls "culinary genius."
Hotel Valencia Riverwalk, a AAA 4-Diamond recipient, sits five blocks from the Alamo. Marble baths, custom beds with Egyptian cotton linens and free wireless Internet access top the list of guest room highlights.
Not available on: May 28; July 2