Comfort Suites San Antonio North Stone Oak
1754 N. Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78232
Phone: (210) 495-5557
Fax: (210) 495-5559
Get moving at Ice & Golf Center At Northwoods, which features two mini golf courses, an ice skating rink, and an indoor turf. It's a fun destination for kids and adults of all ages. Skate, putt, and run around to your heart's content at this athletic paradise. They have camps and other activities throughout the year for kids. Keep a look out for classes on the schedule to help you improve your skills.
This well-maintained club spread across 7070 yards of land, offers its members two golf courses. While the North Course is full of hills, lakes and bunkers, the South Course is surrounded with trees. Apart from the golf courses, there are 25 beautifully landscaped tennis courts where one can practice or get trained in lawn tennis by experts. And when you are tired of playing, you can relax in the club house that has a huge swimming pool, a fitness club and offers dining facilities. A number of events and tournaments are also held here. You can also book the club for your wedding reception.
Blossom Golf Center offers putting, pitching, and PGA professionals' training. Breathtaking greenery just gets into you and is rejuvenating. It's available for corporate meetings. Benefit from the concessions at the club.
Visit the Allgolf Center on one of its contest days and watch enthusiastic local people competing with each other. The Centre is mostly used for practice and training purposes. Trainees are usually divided into groups of five, and each one is given individual attention. The centre also has its own restaurant, where you can gorge on some snacks and soft drinks after a tiring day on the course.
While North Central San Antonio continues to grow in both size and population, this 856 park remains firmly anchored as a wooded respite among the concrete sprawl. Best known for its hiking and biking trails, the park attracts hundreds of visitors on the weekends. The trails vary in terms of their difficulty levels, and bicyclists tend to dominate, so hikers beware. Other visitors enjoy the covered picnic areas, soccer fields and softball diamonds. Camping is allowed with reservations and a permit from the Parks and Recreation department. The park is open to public everyday from six in the morning.
Another of the truly fine courses that San Antonio has to offer, SilverHorn is a popular place for the better players in the area to congregate. Opened in 1996, this Randy Heckenkemper-designed course is one of the more challenging in the area. The 18-hole Tifdwarf-grass course has all of the challenges that South Texas is known for: creeks, jagged rocks and lots of trees. Fast, hilly greens give even the better players fits when lining up those par putts. A fully stocked clubhouse and a friendly, knowledgeable staff round out this fine course.
Virgil T. Blossom Athletic Center is the perfect place for undertaking sporting activities. It has a comprehensive list of facilities, which includes a state-of-the-art gymnasium and a pool. This makes the place a big draw for the parents as well as the kids, looking for some fun time. The training facilities and the tracks are perfect to coach aspiring athletes. Football, swimming and soccer tournaments are held at the center of the field and it is also utilized by the NEISD students.
Located about 30 minutes north of downtown San Antonio is this gem of a course, which is gaining the respect of the local golfing community. This challenging Thomas Walker-designed course was nominated Best New Course 1998 by Golf Digest and Golf Magazine. It features the latest technology to assist golfers with their games—each cart is equipped with a Global Positioning System, which tells players the exact distance to the pin and takes the guesswork out of deciding which club to use. Demanding greens, a natural hill-country setting, and limestone waterfalls on the 10th and 18th holes make this course both challenging to play and beautiful to look at. You'll need to stay in the fairway or bring plenty of balls with you to play this course. Golfers need to book their tee times in advance.
This 6,627-yardage golf course, situated on about 130 acres, has a golfer-friendly layout consisting of 18 holes, Bermuda greens and beautiful natural features. One can avail of golfing lessons, snack bar, pro shop and other facilities.
Located in a panoramic area to the northeast of San Antonio, TPC San Antonio was inaugurated amid much fanfare in January 2010. Spread over 2800 acres of lush greenery, this 36-hole course was designed by the master golf architects Greg Norman and Pete Dye. Designed to host PGA tournaments, it is well-equipped and way ahead of its time. TPC San Antonio is open to club members and guests of JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort and Spa.
Two tree-lined fairways, nine target greens and the finest night-time lighting—put all these together and you get the Rolling Oaks Golf Center. The center includes areas for putting, chipping and sand trap—it also provides golf lessons and club repair facilities. If shopping is on your mind, then head to the pro shop. And if you are looking for food and fun, visit the Rolling Oaks Sports Bar and Grill. Have a rocking time!
An art studio for children, Artworks is a gold mine for your budding Matisse or O'Keefe. The staff of patient souls doesn't mind if there's paint on the floor or clay under their fingernails—they feel that art is process and that people, and children in particular, should be allowed to explore and experiment to their heart's content. Painting, clay sculpting, drawing, crafts, collage and more beckon artists as young as age two into the Artworks studio. Artworks offers regularly scheduled classes and opens its doors for field trips; it can also be reserved for private birthday parties.