Destination guide

Explore the riverside setting in Elmendorf

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Elmendorf. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its shopping and coffeehouses. Alamo and River Walk are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Elmendorf

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Elmendorf has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Republic Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • River Bend Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Willow Springs Golf Course (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Ripley's Haunted Adventure (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Splashtown (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Elmendorf

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Elmendorf is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • River Walk (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • San Antonio Missions National Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • San Antonio Botanical Gardens (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Floresville River Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Hemisfair Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Travis Park (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Elmendorf

Fly into San Antonio, TX (SAT-San Antonio Intl.), the closest airport, located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Elmendorf?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 47 vacation rentals near Elmendorf. From 35 Houses to 5 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Elmendorf for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Elmendorf?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Elmendorf:

  • North Central: 911 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 290 vacation rentals
  • Inner West Side: 167 vacation rentals
  • Southside: 63 vacation rentals
  • Near East Side: 195 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Elmendorf?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Elmendorf. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • The River Walk: 681 vacation rentals
  • Lackland Air Force Base Visitor Center: 981 vacation rentals
  • San Antonio SeaWorld: 969 vacation rentals
  • USAA Corporate Office Headquarters: 1,094 vacation rentals
  • Pearl Brewery: 1,064 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Elmendorf listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Elmendorf?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 35 Houses in Elmendorf. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Elmendorf include:

  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Elmendorf?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Elmendorf. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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