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Pension Balerdi

C/ San Juan 1 | 2nd Floor, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

This place was just a gem. We had stayed 3 nights in San Sebastián at an apartment we found on Airbnb. We wanted to extend for a night but it wasn't available, so checked in to Pension Balerdi...and didn't we score! The location is fantastic, close enough to the centre quiet at night...our room faced the plaza. The room was... More 

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Melbourne
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20 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

What a gorgeous little place with a beautiful family. Markel, Maribel, Ion and Idoia own Pension Balerdi and they made me feel so welcome and comfortable - it was like being at home with my family. I arrived in San Sebastián and wanted The Culinary Experience of a lifetime. With the local knowledge and experience of Markel, Maribel and Idoia... More 

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PensionBalerdi, Propietario at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

We send you a massive hug! Thank you so much for your stay, it has been such a pleasure to have you with us. Every time you'd wish to come, please visit us. We really hope you are having the best holidays you deserve. Lots of hugs! Maribel, Markel, Ion & Idoia More 

Woodbridge, Virginia
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31 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Visited Pension Balerdi with my wife in early October and we loved our stay. The room was spacious and very clean. The location is pretty much perfect for visiting pintxo bars and other attractions in the city. The staff was extremely friendly and provided many great suggestions on places to eat and visit. We were very satisfied with Pension Balerdi... More 

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PensionBalerdi, Propietario at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We will be very happy to have you back with us! More 

London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

My oh my! What a pleasant surprise! From the moment we arrived we were welcomed into this family run place as though we had known them for years. Super clean rooms with a modern approach but with an ancient twist. Well worth staying as its so central for everything. Also this was a birthday trip and I was greeted with... More 

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PensionBalerdi, Gerente at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

Thank you! We make our best to make your stay memorable. We are so happy to see that you have enjoyed so much! Kind regards! More 

Talloires, France
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

Our room has recently been done up to a high standard and it was spotlessly clean. What really makes this place special are the lovely people running it who really go the extra mile to make sure you will have the best possible time in San Sebastián. Thank you so much for the amazing hospitality! We hope to come back... More 

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PensionBalerdi, Gerente at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your sweet review! We feel so happy that we managed to make our best to make your holiday amazing! Hope to see you soon! More 

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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Great location and fantastic hosts who went out of their way to help finding restaurants for a person with coeliac disease. We loved this place it was gorgeous, the renovation work is top notch and beds out of this world. Although it faces onto a market we didnt hear it setting up on a morning. Its only a 10 min... More 

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Thank Mazzie-s
PensionBalerdi, Propietario at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

Thank you so so much for your review! We are so happy for having helped you to find some places for you to love in spite of celiac disease. When we decided to make the refurbish, we took into account that the windows needed to be the best and so the beds. Thank you for your kind advice of the... More 

Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful pension, perfect location, really kind hosts. I would definetly recommand the pension. The hotel is at equal distance from the 2 beaches, the shopping streets, and inside the old town. We ve been first for a week end, and we decided to fo back for our summer holiday. Just one thing could make this place better...breakfast in the room.... More 

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PensionBalerdi, Gerente at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! We feel so glad you have felt this well with us! We have been thinking of offering beakfasts in the rooms but we think there is not enough space. Maybe some cookies and a Nespresso in the reception could work... Anyway, we'll think of it! Kind regards for you and Claudia! More 

Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

This is a gorgeous family run pension in the Old Town. About a seven minute walk to La Concha, and right in the middle of all the best pinxto bars! The hosts were lovely from the second I arrived, helping lug my suitcase up the three flights of stairs and gave a number of fantastic recommendations as to where to... More 

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PensionBalerdi, Gerente at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

Good morning! Thank you so much for your review! We feel so happy you loved the places we suggested, and this city, which is always so kind with the people who are eager to know it, just like you, so, once again, thank you for your stay. As to the hairs, despite we always try to pay the best of... More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

We absolutely loved our stay in the Pension Balerdi. Our lovely room was even more fresh and beautiful than it appeared on the website; fresh, elegant, contemporary design that really lifts the soul. As for the en-suite - I could copy the design... wow, those gorgeous tiles! The owners have done a fantastic job here. This pension is perfectly located... More 

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Thank AMSpalding
PensionBalerdi, Gerente at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

Thank you so so so much for your lovely comment, we couldn't be more thankful. We feel so happy to have the best guests and very proud of ourselves to have been able to create this "wow effect"! We really hope to see you back soon! If ypu want to buy the tiles we can tell you where to buy... More 

Rochefort du Gard, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

Family owned pension for a great family time in Donostia! Super warm welcome, they even helped us carry our luggages. The place is brand new, really clean and highly exceeded all our expectations! English spoken, reliable wifi, great locstion. Muchas Gracias!

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PensionBalerdi, Gerente at Pension Balerdi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this lovely review, we feel so happy you and your family loved this place as much as we do. This comments help us a lot and encourage us to keep doing our best. Kind regards More 

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