Swanky new boutique lodge, speakeasy now in the operates for San Antonio’s St. Paul Sq.

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&#13 The Aiden Hotel will replace the existing Best Western Plus Sunset Suites Riverwalk at 1103 E Commerce St. - SCREENSHOT - GOOGLE STREET VIEW

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  • &#13 The Aiden Resort will switch the existing Finest Western Furthermore Sunset Suites Riverwalk at 1103 E Commerce St.&#13
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Traders are injecting $5 million into an outdated Ideal Western property in St. Paul Square to completely transform it into a trendy boutique resort, MySA reports.

The east-of-downtown house is on keep track of to open in October, boasting updated rooms and a re-creation of the basement speakeasy that operated in the developing for the duration of Prohibition, according to the news web-site. The reno will incorporate one more floor to the four-tale resort, boosting the range of rooms to 79 from 64. &#13
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The new lodging, dubbed the Aiden Hotel, will change the current Best Western As well as Sunset Suites Riverwalk at 1103 E. Commerce St., a block from the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Heart. The resort was built in 2000, but the place made use of for its lobby dates back again to 1910 and is a San Antonio historical landmark, according to mySA.&#13
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Traders advised the news web site they be expecting the worst of the pandemic will be around and men and women searching to journey once more at the time the revamp is finish this slide. &#13
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“In 1918, they went by way of the very same matter [the flu pandemic], and by 1920, persons had been partying so much they experienced to institute Prohibition,” reported Marc Weinstein, a person of the hotel’s a few proprietors.&#13
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The Best Western-affiliated property will keep on being open up all through the improvements.&#13
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The investor group has tapped Stanley Shropshire, who owns SA’s Big Bib BBQ, to run the hotel’s foods and beverage functions, according to MySA. Shropshire also operates the Big Bib Also live performance and distinctive activities venue. &#13
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