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Padre Larroca n. 3 Entlo. Dr., 20001 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Very clean and spacieuse appartment. The People are very Kind and speak English. We had a flat with two bedrooms ( one double bed and two single beds). The pension is located in gros which is 10 minutes walk to the centre. But in gros you find plenty of pintxos bar (cheap and good). The only weak point is that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Nice, affordable hotel in Gros area. Easy walking distance to the beach and old town. Our room was small but efficient. Only issue was that our shower door was broken but the temperature/pressure of the shower was great. Bed was comfortable and the hotel was generally quiet. Our room had a small fan, which made it sufficiently cool at night.... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

First of all, I absolutely loved San Sebastian and I cannot recommend Basque country enough!! This pension was terrific. We rented out the apartment. It was huge and comfortable with kitchen, eating area, living room and separate bedroom with bathroom (with a comfortable bed!). The apartment is in the back so it was quiet at night. It was a fantastic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

I found this place via Lonely Planet's Spain guide after many of the pensiones in San Sebastián's old town were booked. I was not disappointed at all! I don't think we had a better value for our money at any other place we stayed during our two weeks (and five stops) in Spain. The room was clean, the shower was... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Very good location in the center of San Sebastian. Close to Kursaal and Zurriola beach, walking distance to the old city. Close to lots of restaurants and bars. Beautiful decorated and spacious rooms. Very clean. Probably one of the best places to stay in San Sebastian.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Clean modern room provides towels so don't need to bring yours. Stayed 3 nights. Comfortable bed and good shower. Does what it says on the tin, great value for money. Great location. TV in room about 30 channels Taxi rank outside but you won't always find a taxi at it, look up the perpendicular street for another taxi rank. Visit... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We were pleasantly surprised when we arrived at the Pension to find it had an elevator. We usually only use it for transporting luggage to and from the accommodations. The Pension was located on the second floor and our room overlooked the street. We had french doors that opened wide to provide a view directly down the street that t'd... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

We stayed here 3 nights and have nothing bad to say about this place. Rooms were super modern and clean. Check-in was easy and friendly. Internet was fast. Located in GROS, which has a local flavor (like it much more than the touristy areas). 5 minutes from the beach.

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Shawnee, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

We stayed at Pension Altair June 2013 and really liked it. The room was very clean and the second bed is separated by a wall that offers privacy. The persons working the reception desk are awesome and went out of their way to help me get my luggage back from the train station, including going to the station with me... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

The room is small, but nice, comfortable and very clean. It has a modern and simple decoration, although the backyard view is not really pleasant. The localization is great: in the neighbourhood of Gros, but quite near the city centre and old town, it allows you to go everywhere on foot. The staff is kind and the price is fair.... More 

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Address: Padre Larroca n. 3 Entlo. Dr., 20001 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Location: Spain > Basque Country > Guipuzcoa Province > San Sebastian - Donostia
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Number of rooms: 8
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