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Pension Aia

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Zabaleta 40 | 1º D, 20001 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Paulo was very friendly and accommodating, from giving us a map when we first arrived with recommendations on where to go and what to eat, to booking us a taxi on the day we left. The room itself was spacious but otherwise pretty average and the pillow was weird. The kitchen facilities were great, with free snacks/breakfast. The location is... More 

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Padua, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at Paulo's place in July '15. We booked a room with shared bathroom/toilet, which was not a problem because there are 4 (!) clean bathrooms in the pension. The kitchen is perfectly equipped and the fridge has all you need for a breakfast or a snack (free of charge) and, if you need more, you are also welcome... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We mainly chose Pension Aia because of the location but also it had such great reviews. The location was indeed perfect for our needs - pinxto hunting in the old town and a bit of time on the beach. Parking was a bit of a struggle but we eventually managed with Paulo's help. Opposite the pension are two cafes, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A minutes walk to the beach, which is just beautiful, very friendly staff and a nice, clean room for a short trip in San Sebastián. Took us 30mins walking to get to the hostel from Donostia train station on the day we arrived and couldn't have been simpler. The hostel is around a 15minute walk max, away from the old... More 

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed for four nights. Had a small compact on suite room at the front. Spotlessly clean, great location, 5 minute walk from main surfing beach. A gently 15 minute walk into the old town, we found some nice bars and tapas just around the corner. opposite a couple of great cafes for breakfast, although there is tea and coffee available... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

such a pleasant surprise!! we felt comfortable and welcomed right from the start. the rooms were a good size, comfortable and great kitchen facilities. The rooms could be a bit noisy at night as its on a busy street, but it didn't bother us much. The location was perfect for what we were looking for on this trip. A street... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pension is is very clean and in a great location, very close to the beach. Our room was nicely decorated, spacious and very comfortable and the wifi worked very well. The shared bathrooms were very clean and the kitchen was always stocked with milk, cereal, cookies, coffee and tea. The hosts were very accommodating and gave us lots of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was nice accommodation for the price and the owner Paolo was very accommodating and helpful showing us where some of the nicer bars and restaurant are in the city and giving us his number to ring if we had any issues day or night. The kitchen area was really nice, it was clean and had communal milk water and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Firstly Paulo is a first class host who will help you plan your trip in San Sebastian.The hotel is located 2 stones throw from the beach.and 10 mins walk from the old town.You have access to a kitchenette where there is milk,cereal,tea/coffee and access to a fridge and microwave.The shared bathrooms are clean.You have wifi access.Its hard to beat the... More 

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London,Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We recently spent 4 nights in San Sebastian at Pension Aia. It is on the second floor of a building located on a small street 3 minutes to the Zurriola beach and boardwalk. The street is a one way and you can drop off/pick up your luggage in front. The Txofre parking is conveniently located 8-10 minutes two blocks away.... More 

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