San Antonio Central – Balcones Heights | Texas
Balcones Heights is San Antonio Central at the intersection of I-10 and Loop 410, minutes from the best that San Antonio offers.
San Antonio Central – Balcones Heights is unique in several ways. Balcones Heights is home to San Antonio’s only Dave & Buster’s – 50,000 square feet of fun and food under one roof – within walking distance of each of the hotels, a real plus after a long day driving around sightseeing or enjoying Sea World or Six Flags Fiesta Texas, each just minutes away from Balcones Heights. We are also home to San Antonio’s first dine-in movie theater, the Bijou Cinema Bistro, located in Wonderland of the Americas. Norris Conference Centers, with operations in Houston, Fort Worth, and Austin, choose Balcones Heights for its San Antonio location, primarily for its convenient location. Balcones Heights is also home to Simi’s India Cuisine, the oldest Indian restaurant in San Antonio.
Each summer, the Amphitheater at Wonderland of the Americas comes alive with the sounds of smooth jazz at the annual Balcones Heights Jazz Festival. This event showcases the top smooth jazz performers from across the nation in a series of free concerts amid the amphitheater’s refreshing cascades of fountains and waterfalls.
Balcones Heights | Texas
Minutes from the South Texas Medical Center, Balcones Heights is also home to the renowned Methodist TexSan Hopsital. The historic Old Spanish Trail, the first highway across the United States travels through Balcones Heights via the City’s main thoroughfare, Fredericksburg Road.
Balcones Heights’ two major hotel properties, Springhill Suites by Marriot and Howard Johnson Inn both offer immediate highway access in all directions via I-10 and Loop 410 and are located adjacent to Wonderland of the Americas. And if that’s not enough, Balcones Heights is minutes away from San Antonio’s shopping meccas: The Rim, the Shops at La Cantera, and North Star Mall.
With a Super Target for all of those “oops I forgot to pack” items located conveniently adjacent to our two primary hotels, and with at least a dozen eating establishments within walking distance of those hotels, Balcones Heights offers visitors convenience and added value that can be found only in one place: San Antonio Central – Balcones Heights!