the menger hotel
Stanley Turkel | December 15, 2020
By Stanley Turkel, CMHS Hotel History: Menger Hotel (316 rooms) The Menger Hotel, one of the most iconic and historically significant buildings in San Antonio, was constructed on Alamo Plaza in 1859 by German immigrants Mary and William Menger. Mary arrived in San Antonio in 1846 and when her husband died soon after her arrival, she opened a boarding house. The building provided studio space for renowned sculptor Gutzor Borglum, most famous for his work at Mt. Rushmore. After William Menger opened the Menger Brewery in 1855, he married Mary and the success of the Brewery operation led to the construction of the Menger Hotel. The orig...
Cycas Hospitality Secures Three Hotels Deals Across Europe in First Quarter of 2021
Hyatt Regency Hill Country Appoints Steven J. Smith as General Manager
WTTC Reveals U.S. Travel & Tourism Sector Suffered Loss of $766 Billion in 2020
Phonesuite Direct Promotes Jamie Prestileo to VP of Sales & Marketing
As the first news aggregate for the hotel industry, Hotel-Online is the industry’s must-read daily news source for everything hotel curated for busy professionals. Sign up today for industry news delivered to your inbox.