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1.0 of 5 Guest house   |   San Martin 54 - 1er piso, 20007 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Pension Garate
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Chester, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at Pension Garate for 3 nights between Christmas and New Year. I was impressed by the level of customer service a couple of days prior to our arrival, as i was contacted by email asking me for our estimated time of arrival and was given some helpful advice to travel from Bilbao to San Sebastian... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

As the title says you cant go wrong...decorated to a high standard. The bathroom was excellent and would have no hesitation in recommending. Free wi fi in the room. Our room had a balcony to the back of the property and a safe is provided free for passports. Drinks in a honesty box for a euro lovely stay

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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11 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Fabulous pension, centrally located, great but small rooms. The staff is amazing and extremely helpful. Very clean. The only drawbacks were we were there in August so sleeping was comfortable with the windows open but there was street noise so bring ear plugs. We plan to stay there again. Great facility.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The staff were approachable and friendly, a great source information and advice. the room although compact was very clean and of a high standard. the location was excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed our short break.

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Camarillo, California
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

For €220 for a two-night stay, we could not be more pleased. Two very short blocks to the center of the promenade along Playa La Concha. Easy walking distance to everything in this great city. Room is recently renovated- clean, and beds were very comfortable. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Very secure building. We would stay here again next... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Great location, especially if spending time at the beach. The old town is about a 10-minute stroll along the Playa de La Concha promenade from Pension Garate. If beach proximity isn't important, then it might be more fun staying directly in the old town, though my wife and I were grateful to enjoy those scenic walks each night after filling... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My wife and I stayed one night here in June 2014. We found it to be in an excellent location close to the beach and the old town. The staff - thanks Sarai - were really helpful. The room was great and even had WiFi. We would return to this pension for longer.

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Small first floor pension a few minutes walk from san Sebastian's la concha beach. Ideal location and nice, compact room and bathroom. Hotel really helpful in per booking underground parking for our car a few minutes away. Great place to stay for accessing the beach and old town.

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The owner warmly & cheerfully welcomed us to San Sebastian with an orientation of the area. Its very convenient that the owner just lives across the hotel (in the same building, same floor) so that when you arrive late at night & no one opens the door when you ring the doorbell, just ring the bell across. Room is quite... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Much more basic than my usual choice but we were limited by needing a place for the dog. It was great though. Very friendly and helpful staff, clean rooms with comfy bed and strong shower. Our room had a little balcony, coffee/tea in room which I always appreciate. I do agree with others' comments that the walls are thin. I... More 

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Address: San Martin 54 - 1er piso, 20007 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Guipuzcoa Province > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Pension Garate 1*
Number of rooms: 9
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