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Universal City Texas Hotels & Motels

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The Universal City center is about 6 miles east of STAR Soccer Complex and 8 miles east of Texas Transportation Museum.

Universal City, Texas, is a small city located 19 miles northeast of San Antonio. It's known for its parks and golfing, including Universal City Park, Red Horse Park, and Olympia Hills Golf & Event Center. The city is also the gateway to Randolph Air Force Base. Whether you're traveling to Universal City for business or leisure, you'll discover a variety of hotels offering the amenities you need to make your stay more relaxing and enjoyable. More from this guide...

Universal City Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Super 8 by Wyndham Universal City - Universal City
+1-888-389-4121
200 Palisades Dr., Universal City, TX 78148
  • Two-star property
Hawthorne Suites by Wyndham San Antonio Ne - San Antonio
+1-888-675-2083
13101 North Loop 1604 East, San Antonio, TX 78233 ~2.33 miles west of Universal City
  • Midscale Highway hotel
  • 102 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$69
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Selma
+1-800-716-8490
15408 I 35 North, Selma, TX 78154 ~2.54 miles northwest of Universal City
  • 3 star property
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Good accessibility by car
  • Great room
Hilton Garden Inn San Antonio Live Oak Conf Center in Live Oak
+1-800-805-5223
8101 Pat Booker Rd., Live Oak, TX 78233 ~2.58 miles west of Universal City
  • Midscale Highway property
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
From$100
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Hampton Inn Selma San Antonio Randolph Brooks Afb Area
+1-888-965-1860
14655 Ih 35 North Access Rd., Selma, TX 78154 ~2.90 miles northwest of Universal City
  • Three Star Highway property
  • 85 rooms in property
From$84
Very Good 4.5 /5Read Reviews CallBookMore Details
Value Place San Antonio Randolph in Live Oak
+1-888-788-5576
13598 North Interstate 35, Live Oak, TX 78233 ~2.96 miles west of Universal City
  • 2 star Airport property
  • 4 floors in property
Staybridge Suites Schertz
+1-888-897-9207
5601 Schertz Pkwy., Schertz, TX 78154 ~3.20 miles north of Universal City
  • 3 star Rural hotel
  • Free breakfast available
Comfort Inn & Suites
+1-888-311-4278
15771 Ih 35 North, Selma, TX 78154 ~3.31 miles north of Universal City
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
From$75
Average 3.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham
+1-888-469-4795
12822 I 35 North, San Antonio, TX 78233 ~3.33 miles west of Universal City
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • Hotel has 136 rooms
  • Horrible vibe
  • Bathroom could be bigger
Woodspring Suites San Antonio Fort Sam : I 35 North Northeast Side
+1-888-734-9421
I 35 North Northeast Side, San Antonio, TX 78154 ~3.38 miles north of Universal City
  • High end Highway hotel
  • Hotel has 121 rooms
Best Western Plus Atrium Inn in Schertz
+1-888-841-5292
17401 Ih 35 North, Schertz, TX 78154-1265 ~3.63 miles north of Universal City
  • Three Star Highway hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
Fairfield Inn & Suites Schertz
+1-888-455-5160
5008 Corridor Loop Rd., Schertz, TX 78154 ~3.72 miles north of Universal City
  • Mid-scale Highway hotel
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites Schertz : 17702 Ih 35 North
+1-888-965-8297
17702 Ih 35 North, Schertz, TX 78154 ~3.75 miles north of Universal City
  • Midscale Highway hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Pork dishes are adequate
  • No bacon
From$65
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham in Schertz
+1-888-906-6358
17650 Four Oaks Lane, Schertz, TX 78154 ~4.02 miles north of Universal City
  • 3 star Highway property
  • Hotel has 81 rooms
  • King Deluxe Suite
  • Comfortable
From$88
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Best Western Garden Inn
+1-888-749-6785
11939 I H 35 North, San Antonio, TX 78233-5312 ~4.36 miles west of Universal City
  • 3 star Highway hotel
  • Check in: 03:00
  • Comfortable beds
  • Great location
Woodspring Suites San Antonio I 35 North
+1-888-878-9982
13598 Ih 35 North, San Antonio, TX 78233 ~4.50 miles west of Universal City
  • Cheap hotel
Red Roof Inn
+1-888-389-4485
11591 Ih 35, San Antonio, TX 78233 ~4.78 miles west of Universal City
  • Cheap hotel
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Quality Inn & Suites in San Antonio
+1-888-389-4121
11526 Ih 35 North, San Antonio, TX 78233 ~4.88 miles west of Universal City
  • Three Star Highway property
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
Days Inn San Antonio Interstate Hwy 35 North - San Antonio
+1-888-675-2083
11202 Interstate 35 North, San Antonio, TX 78233 ~5.19 miles west of Universal City
  • Inexpensive hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
American Motel
+1-800-716-8490
5547 Randolph Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78233 ~5.47 miles west of Universal City
  • Low priced property
Econo Lodge in San Antonio
+1-800-805-5223
10815 I 35 North, San Antonio, TX 78233 ~5.66 miles west of Universal City
  • Low priced Highway hotel
  • 74 rooms in property
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western San Antonio North : 10815 I 35 Frontage Rd.
+1-888-965-1860
10815 I 35 Frontage Rd., San Antonio, TX 78233-6632 ~5.67 miles west of Universal City
  • 2 star Highway property
  • Fitness center on property
La Quinta Inn Ste San Antonio Alamo by Wyndham - San Antonio
+1-888-788-5576
11006 Interstate 35 North, San Antonio, TX 78233 ~5.79 miles west of Universal City
  • 3-star hotel
  • 70 sleeping rooms in hotel
Motel 6 San Antonio Tx (Windcres #4951
+1-888-897-9207
9903 Ih 35 North, San Antonio, TEXAS 78233 ~6.28 miles west of Universal City
  • 2-star Highway hotel
  • Check-in: 2:00 pm
Best Western Plus San Antonio East Inn & Suites in San Antonio
+1-888-311-4278
8669 East Ih 10, San Antonio, TX 78109 ~6.40 miles south of Universal City
  • Three Star Highway hotel
  • Check in time: 14:00 PM
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Graph: Upcoming 20 Days of Universal City Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Universal City, TX discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Universal City hotel for each day and each star rating category.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Universal City, TX?

Universal City is in Bexar County, Texas, United States. The city borders San Antonio on the northeast side, and it is adjacent to Randolph Air Force Base.

This Texas city enjoys fine weather. So, if you are looking to do plenty of outdoor activities, Universal City is the place to be. With 221 sunny days in the year, this location is a fantastic option for a vacation. The best time to visit would be in March, April, and October. During these months, the weather is warm but not too warm to start making you uncomfortable.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Universal City, TX:

seasonality of hotel rates in Universal City

Universal City by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs demonstrating mean price patterns by star rating class in Universal City, TX. You can use these charts to calculate the best dates to book in Universal City for any future trips.

Which Are the Top Hotels in Universal City, TX?

4 Star Average Prices: $111.65

For a luxury stay, try Hilton Palacio Del Rio. The rooms here come with LCD televisions and private balconies. There is an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant on-site. Located 14.5 miles southwest of Universal City, this hotel is a five-minute walk from River Walk and Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Likewise, La Villita is 0.2 miles away, and Alamo is 0.5 miles away.

Hotel Emma is another top hotel located 13.36 miles southwest of Universal City, Texas. This hotel is conveniently close to the Peral District, and it is also a four-minute drive from the San Antonio Museum of Art. From Hotel Emma, the DoSeum is 1.1 miles away, and the Witte Museum is 1.6 miles away. Exciting essentials here include an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, an in-house restaurant, and a poolside bar.

Marriott San Antonio Riverwalk treats its guests to posh amenities and excellent service. The rooms here come with smart televisions, air-conditioning, and private bathrooms. There are two pools on the property, an outdoor and indoor pool, as well as a fitness center. There are also two restaurants on-site, or you can opt to take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Located 14.38 miles southwest of Universal City, Texas, Marriot Hotel is a short walk from Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and three minutes from the Shops at Rivercenter. From here, River Walk is 0.3 miles away, and Alamo is 0.4 miles away.

Which Are the Budget Hotels in Universal City, TX?

3 Star Average Prices: $96.49

There are several affordable hotel choices in Universal City, Texas. One of these is OYO Hotel San Antonio Lackland near SeaWorld. Located 23.38 miles west of Universal City, this hotel will offer you friendly rates. The hotel is located one minute from Lackland Air Force Base and 13 minutes from San Antonio SeaWorld. Other landmarks in close proximity to OYO Hotel are Lackland Air Force Base Visitor Center (2.4 miles away) and St. Mary's University (7.9 miles away). All the rooms here are air-conditioned and come with flat-screen televisions and complimentary Wi-Fi. There is also an outdoor pool on the property.

Super 8 by Wyndham Universal City is another budget hotel. This hotel even offers military discounts. Located 1.84 miles west of Universal City, Texas, this hotel is a 15-minute drive from Morgan's Wonderland and North Star Mall. Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum is 11.5 miles away, and Fort Sam Houston is 12 miles away. The rooms at Super 8 all have air-conditioning, refrigerators, and LCD TVs. There's a pool on-site and a common area where you can watch television.

Located 5.15 miles west of Universal City, Texas, Days Inn by Wyndham San Antonio Morgan's Wonderland offers affordable rooms, too. The rooms at this hotel come with air conditioning, refrigerators, and microwaves. Your private bathroom will feature a bathtub, and you will also find an outdoor pool here. This hotel is a 15-minute drive from AT&T Center and Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum. But that's not all. A stay in Days Inn will put you within 9.4 miles of Fort Sam Houston and10.5 miles of San Antonio Zoo and Aquarium.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Universal City

2 Star Average Prices: $71.46

2 Star Hotel Prices in Universal City

Which Hotels Offer Some of the Best Discounts in Universal City, TX?

To enjoy some of the best discounts, lodge at Hampton Inn & Suites San Antonio Riverwalk, which is located 14.66 miles southwest of Universal City, Texas. This hotel is a three-minute walk from River Walk and seven minutes from Market Square. Alamo is 0.7 miles away, and the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center is 0.8 miles away. The rooms at this hotel include private bathrooms with designer toiletries. There are also an outdoor pool and a fitness center on the property.

Hilton San Antonio Hilly County offers some of the best discounts. Located 24.26 miles from Universal City, this hotel also offers discounts to service members. Hilton San Antonio is a two-minute drive from Hill Country Golf Club and six minutes from San Antonio SeaWorld. Also, both Lackland Air Force Base and San Antonio Aquarium are nearby — 4.7 miles away and 5.8 miles away, respectively. Much like the former, the rooms at this hotel also come with private bathrooms featuring designer toiletries. In addition, there are three outdoor swimming pools and a 24-hour health club on-site.

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson offers great discounts, too. The hotel is located 16 miles northeast of Universal City. It is a 10-minute drive from Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark and Gruene Hall. San Marcos Premium Outlets is 12 miles away, and New Braunfels Conservation Society is a mile away. The rooms at this hotel come with refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. You will also find an outdoor pool and a fitness center here.

Knights Inn San Antonio at E Houston St. is an affordable stay that offers AAA discounts. Located 11.39 miles southwest of Universal City, Texas, this hotel is a two-minute drive from AT&T Center and seven minutes from Alamo. Brooke Army Medical Center is 4.3 miles away, and the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center is 6.6 miles away. The rooms at this lodging come with air-conditioning, refrigerators, and microwaves. There is also an outdoor pool and a picnic area here.

When you are looking for the perfect luxury stay that also offers AAA discounts, try the Westin Riverwalk San Antonio, which is located 14.63 southwest of Universal City. The hotel is a 10-minute walk from Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, 0.4 miles from Alamo, and 0.9 miles from Market Square. The rooms at this hotel include premium bedding and designer toiletries. There is an outdoor pool on the property, with a poolside bar, a fitness center, and a restaurant.

Which Hotels Are the Best-Rated in Universal City, TX?

The St. Anthony, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Antonio, has been given rave reviews by previous guests. Located 14.41 miles southwest of Universal City, Texas, this hotel has been described as having "an awesome wellness and fitness area" and a "great pool." Others have praised the hotel's "beautiful architecture." What's more, the St. Anthony is a five-minute walk from the San Antonio Majestic Theater and River Walk. Tobin Center for the Performing Arts is 0.2 miles away, while Alamo is 0.5 miles away. The rooms at this hotel have refrigerators and LCD televisions, as well as premium bedding.

Another hotel loved by guests is Omni La Mansion del Rio, which is located 14.53 miles southwest of Universal City. Guests have commended the hotel's "friendly service and management," "reasonable prices," and "tasty breakfasts." This hotel is a stone throw from Buckhorn Saloon and Museum, and it is five minutes from River Walk. San Antonio Majestic Theater is 0.1 miles away, and Alamo is within 0.3 miles. Their rooms feature private bathrooms with designer toiletries. There is a full-service spa on-site, and a pool and a fitness center for getting the workout in.

Guests' reviews of Riverwalk Plaza have been incredibly positive. Located 14.77 miles southwest of Universal City, Texas, this hotel has been described as a "stylish hotel" with a "pleasant entrance area." Riverwalk Plaza is two minutes from River Walk and seven minutes from San Antonio Majestic Theater. From here, Market Square is 0.5 miles away, and the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center is 0.5 miles away. The rooms at this hotel come with private bathrooms with shower/bath combinations, refrigerators, and flat-screen televisions. There are also an outdoor pool and a restaurant on-site.

What to Do in Universal City, TX?

If you enjoy walking, you will love visiting spots like Converse North Park, Crescent Bend Nature Park, and Live Oak's Main City Park. Also, there are Woodcrest Park, Schlather Park, and the stunning Takas Windcrest City Park to provide you with scenic paths for trekking.

So how about it? Book your room and visit Universal City, Texas, soon.

FAQs about hotels in Universal City

What are the most favored hotels in Universal City?

Red Roof Inn San Antonio Northeast Rittiman Rd, Knights Inn at N I 35 and Hilton Garden Inn San Antonio Live Oak Conf Center are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most high-end hotels in Universal City?

Woodspring Suites San Antonio Fort Sam, Crowne Plaza Airport San Antonio and Hawthorne Suites by Wyndham San Antonio Ne are the top 3 luxury hotels near Universal City city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Universal City?

Super 8 by Wyndham Universal City, Hawthorne Suites by Wyndham San Antonio Ne, and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Selma are the properties closest to Universal City city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Universal City cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Universal City can be as cheap as $71.46 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Universal City cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Universal City has been $96.49 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 4-5 star hotel in Universal City cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Universal City has been $111.65 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Universal City?

Winnquest Inn Fort Sam Houston, Budget Lodge and Oyo Hotel San Antonio East are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Universal City?

Mainstay Suites San Antonio, Comfort Inn & Suites and Quality Inn & Suites are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Universal City?

Best Western Plus Atrium Inn, Best Western Plus San Antonio East Inn & Suites and Best Western Garden Inn are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Universal City?

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Selma, Staybridge Suites Schertz and Crowne Plaza Airport San Antonio are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Recent traveler guest reviews of Universal City, TX

Below are reviews of the city of Universal City, TX from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Great Stay!"
Score 5.0 / 5

Good location and accommodations.

Amy G., from 14-Jul-2018
The average traveler rating of the city of Universal City, TX shown above is 5.0 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
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