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Silken Amara Plaza Hotel

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Plaza Pio XII 7, 20010 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 4 nights in this hotel. Room is quite big with a huge double bed and nice furniture. Decent bathroom although it didn't have anything to lock the bathroom door. Room got pretty hot during the night although it is supposed to have air conditionning, I'm not sure it was working at the time we were there. Location is quite... More 

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Skegness, UK
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32 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 nights at the Amara Plaza over the Easter weekend. Just steps away from the bus station it was ideal for us as we arrived in the evening from Bilbao airport by bus so it was great to be so near to our hotel. Check in was quick and staff were friendly. Our room was very clean, modern... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was very clean and spacious for 2 travellers. Beds were 2 single beds pushed together, which suits us fine, plenty of room in the bed! Bathroom was big enough as well. Room was cleaned and towels changed daily if you wish. Breakfast was included in our booking and it was excellent. Huge selection of food at breakfast. Location... More 

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Sweden
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72 reviews 72 reviews
24 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

Located by the river 20 minutes walk from the old town .Nicely decorated spacious rooms with free wifi . The breakfast was really good with a lot to choose from. Some noise from the nearby bus terminal,but not too disturbing.

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Calidad S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Silken Amara Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jonas F, Thank you very much for taking the time to send your feedback. We are delighted to read your stay was good and you could enjoy the decoration and breakfast. It would be a pleasure to host you again in the future. Kind regards, Hotel Amara Plaza More 

London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

Actually stayed in 2013, but found our old holiday itinerary and decided to leave a note. Fantastic room, lucky we were on a fairly high floor as the lower rooms must be bothered by the traffic as there is a major bus / coach drop off point which was quite busy from early in the morning to late at night.... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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29 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I often travel to San Sebastian but sometimes I need to fly into Bilbao airport like this time , I arrived in the late evening and took the direct bus from Bilbao airport to San Senastian's bus station and decided to book a room in the Silken Amara Plaza as it is just facing the bus station . It took... More 

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Calidad S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Silken Amara Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for choosing our hotel for your stay and for sharing your opinion . Our main goal its to make of our guests stay a great experience. We really appreciate your feedback and it would be a great pleasure to see you again soon. Yours sincerely, Hotel Amara Plaza More 

Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Our surprise was bus from Bilbao arrived in heavy rain at the hotel (bus terminal). We planned to travel from Bilbao by train but all Bilbao hotel staff recommended bus which is three times faster than train. We (old couple)walked to the old town, main attraction, and to the beach for 2 days through 2 paralleled shopping streets, but at... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

We went during the firework festival. So very busy town. Handy location to shops, restaurant etc. lovely walk to town centre . Took bus as well after long day walk along beach. Found the hotel room small, expensive but adequate. Did not eat in hotel.

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Sydney
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Stayed for two nights with my wife after holidaying in Urrugne, France. The drive took approx. one hour on normal roads. On arrival we parked in the hotel's underground car park, cost €18.5 per night. The double room was reasonably spacious, nice bathroom with shower over bath. The room overlooked the main bus station and I was worried that there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Fantastic hotel 25 mins walk to the old town along the river. Great value for a 4star hotel paided 86 euros with the parking Included. Very plush modern hotel, our room was massive with view over the river. Room service is great as was the bed, big TV, massive bathroom with lots of hot water. Which was needed after exploring... More 

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Calidad S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Silken Amara Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for choosing our hotel and for sharing your opinion on Tripadvisor. We always endeavor to fulfill the wishes and expectations of our guests, and it seems that during your stay we achieved our goal. We are glad to see we provided you with a good quality service. It would be a great pleasure to... More 

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