A perfect downtown San Antonio hotel location The Fairmount Hotel is situated directly across from the charming shops and restaurants of La Villita on San Antonios famed Riverwalk and only steps away from the downtown San Antonio entertainment and business districts. The hotels Texas style history romantic ambiance and prime location make The Fairmount Hotel the ideal place for anyone visiting San Antonio.The Fairmount Hotel is a three-story Victorian structure that was built in 1906 six blocks from its present-day location. In1985 the Fairmount was entered in the Guinness Book of World Records when the 3.2 million pound hotel was moved intact to its current location three blocks on San Antonios popular Riverwalk. A glass display case in the hotels lobby contains an array of 19th century military objects from the Battle of the Alamo and an unusual assortment of British china. The Fairmount today boasts 37 guest rooms and suite and has wrought-iron verandas and a red-brick facade as well as a courtyard with lush foliage and garden seating. Inside the hotels guest rooms feature canopy beds overstuffed chairs and elegant marble baths.