Eilan Exterior — Photo courtesy of Eilan Hotel & Spa
When visiting Eilan Hotel & Spa for the first time, guests often wonder if they’ve accidentally driven up to a large set of condominiums in Tuscany. The resort also offers on-site apartments for residents. Simply keep driving a little further down the road and you’ll come to the entrance of Eilan.
Checking in at Eilan Hotel & Spa — Photo courtesy of Eilan Hotel & Spa
After checking in, you’ll be greeted by a hotel ambassador. Ambassadors are attired in suits and very friendly. Eilan is staffed by professionals. Visitors can tell that their hosts are proud to work here. Ambassadors will often share funny stories or regale you with tales of some of Eilan's celebrity guests. During this writer’s visit, it was learned that Jennifer Lopez had recently stayed at Eilan with her entourage.
Eilan Spa — Photo courtesy of Eilan Hotel & Spa
Just inside the lobby, you'll find the entrance to a beautiful spa with a full menu. The massage therapists are attentive and the ambiance is focused on relaxing. Choose from a basic Swedish massage to a deep tissue massage or try something a little different like Ashiatsu. It’s absolutely recommended that you try their scalp massage! It's a soothing experience, reducing muscle tension and stress with the application of a therapeutic pink clay. Guests enjoy premier beauty products and customized recommendations for skin care and relaxation.
Indoor Pool — Photo courtesy of Eilan Hotel & Spa
Guests don't have to look very far at all for recreation. Eilan offers an indoor pool and outside, you’ll find a gorgeous pool surrounded by comfy lounges and private cabanas. Fancy a little golf? Eilan's chauffeured car service will drive you to one of two 18-hole golf courses. Across the street from Eilan is Six Flags Fiesta Texas where families enjoy some serious fun in the sun during summer months and access seasonal events at Halloween and Christmas. And, if shopping is your thing, be sure to visit the Shops at La Cantera.
Sustenio — Photo courtesy of Eilan Hotel & Spa
After a day of hitting the shops, relaxing at the spa or playing golf, you’ll want to return to your room to get ready for dinner at Sustenio. Sustenio is one of the best parts of staying at Eilan. This restaurant features celebrity chef, Stephan Pyles’ menu and southwestern style cuisine. The food here is so amazing that you may decide to return to Eilan over and over simply for the privilege of combining Sustenio’s culinary delights with your stay in San Antonio.
Would we recommend Eilan? You bet! It is San Antonio’s newest boutique style resort. Everyone likes to be treated like a celebrity and Eilan goes the extra mile.