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Secundino Esnaola, 5-1, 20001 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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65 reviews 65 reviews
19 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first time in a pension. Normally it sounds a bit cheap and you expect not much from the rooms. This pension is very centrally located. The parking garage for our car was very close. The pension is close to the beach and the city centre. Immediately you feel at home when you enter the reception at the... More

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great pension. Location is close to old town and beach. Everything in San Sabastian can be easily walked to. The pension is very small. Therefore, if you are sharing this room with someone prepare for close quarters. Having said that, the room itself was updated and had one of the more modern bathrooms that I've had while traveling through Spain... More

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Cork, Ireland
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10 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time staying in a pension and I wasn't sure what to expect I had read the reviews on trip advisor and decided to give it a try. I was really glad I booked the location was perfect near the beach, the old town and the restaurants. I booked room 102 as it was the only room... More

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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to stay. Situated 5 minutes walk from Zurriola beach, it's about the same time to walk to the bridge that crosses into the old town. For that reason it is a great location. You won't realise until you get there but it's only recognisable from outside by the number 5 above the door. Once inside... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Chose this for our 4 night stay on the basis of TA reports. It is very well located for the old and new town and the beaches, and we felt very safe around the area at night. Our room was well designed and had quality fittings throughout. It is reasonably quiet at night, and this together with the roll down... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Nearest car park is Txofre which is about 400m from Pension. We parked the car and wheeled our bags out down the street – easy walk – about 5 mins. Pension will give you a flyer which you take to counter when existing and it costed us euro 12 for 1 night, 22 for 2 nights and 30 for 3... More

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Clayton, California
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90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

This was a wonderful facility with very helpful and friendly service. Our room had a balcony that got little use due to the rain, but it did provide a feeling of added space. The bathroom was one of the best we found in all of our stays in Spain, with a most spacious and modern shower. It was helpful to... More

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Aubeterre-sur-Dronne, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We thought the Pension Ondarra was perfect for our 2 night break in San Sebastian. What stood out the most was how helpful and friendly the receptionist was - unfortunately I didn't get her name but she was always cheerful and helped us with car parking and supplied us with maps and a good list of tapas bars in the... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

First off, as other reviewers have mentioned, if you don't know what to look for pension ondarra can be difficult to spot. Thankfully I knew that would be the case so I knew to look for the "p" on the door. It's in a lovely little neighborhood about 5 minutes from the old town. I actually preferred this location because... More

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41 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at Pension Ondarra. The rooms were kind of small but well designed. They gave us a map and list of places to eat and what to eat there (which was perfect for our pintxo crawls). Its very close to the beach and a 10 minute walk to the old town. We would... More

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Address: Secundino Esnaola, 5-1, 20001 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Guipuzcoa Province > San Sebastian - Donostia
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