From left: The Floodgate (credit: Overland Partners), Tru Hotel (credit: Open Studios Architecture), and Thompson Riverwalk Hotel (credit: Powers Brown Architecture).

Flurry of Hotels and Housing Proposed for Downtown San Antonio

Three major downtown developments in San Antonio were considered viable and received praise from the Historic and Design and Review Commission on Wednesday: a 19-story mixed-use apartment building that connects Commerce Street to the River Walk, a midscale hotel a few blocks away from the Alamo, and a combination boutique hotel-luxury condominium project on a sliver of land on the River Walk near the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts.

A conceptual rendering of 112 Lindell Place. Image courtesy of Alamo Architects.

HDRC Approves Multi-Family Development in River Road

More than a dozen residents of the historic River Road neighborhood, nestled between Brackenridge Park Golf Course and Highway 281, showed up to the Historic and Design Review Commission meeting on Wednesday to oppose a local developer’s plan to build a six additional units on a lot with an existing historic home.