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Silken Amara Plaza Hotel

4.0 of 5 Plaza Pio XII 7, 20010 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Montreal, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
36 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Positive: fairly new and clean, nice breakfast buffet, big well appointed rooms, good staff. Negative: next to bus terminal and can get a bit noisy, solid 20 minutes on foot from town center, wifi not free and slow. Stayed 7 nights in september 2014.

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Morristown, NJ
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58 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Modern business style hotel. Furnishings were new, comfortable. Large closet with separate section with shelves. Large bathroom with tub and hand shower unit. Our view over the next door bus terminal was not attractive, but the noise did not bother us so long as the window was closed. Dinner in the hotel restaurant was not fine dining, but adequate. The... More

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County Galway, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 7 nights. Lovely quiet room overlooking the river as we asked for. Only gripe, would have loved to have a kettle in room for cuppa. Location ideal for us as we needed to walk after our lavish and tasty breakfast every morning. Such a selection of food for breakfast...Food in restaurant delicious and great value. Lovely friendly... More

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Bury, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Next to bus station & not far from train station..but about about a 20 minute walk into centre,or hop on bus,breakfast poor hot food wasn't hot & didn't look fresh..but friendly helpful staff & free wifi

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Location of this hotel is very good if you are coming by car or bus as it is next to the bus station and has a good underground car park (€18 per night). It is a modern 4 star with no surprises. It is a bit of a walk to the city centre - about 20 minutes - so you... More

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Perth, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Thought this was a very nice, clean, fresh hotel, well worth 4 stars, which you can't always say in Spain. Rooms were clean and modern, food was good, and wifi was free. The location is a ten minute walk from the town centre/beach area, but it's a pleasant walk along the river bank, past some nice, elegant houses. Indeed all... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Stayed 3 nights. Lovely hotel right beside bus station which suited because we were travelling by bus but a bit far out from the Old Town - about 20-25 mins walk. Very clean & modern but the room in which we stayed wasn't very roomy. Very little space between bed and table. Had breakfast (which was very nice - fresh... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

We flew into Biarritz & got the bus to San Sebastián which dropped us right outside the hotel which was really handy! The walk into the old town took about 20 mins & you can get the 26 & 28 buses around the corner from the hotel which seem to go every 5 mins or so, so I thought the... More

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19 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My wife and I just stayed 5 nights at this hotel and were very, very satisfied. The location is wonderful...very close to convenient bus stops to go to the Old Town or the Catedral areas, which are two main points for dining or shopping. And if you want to take a day trip to Bilbao, it is right next to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We arrived into San Sebastian/Donostia from Madrid just after noon, and found it took us about 20 minutes stroll along the river to get to Silken Amara Plaza. The external didn’t look inviting at all, but the small lobby reception was pleasant enough. Beyond the lobby is a bar, and after that is the cafeteria. Check in was handled quickly,... More

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Address: Plaza Pio XII 7, 20010 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Location: Spain > Basque Country > Guipuzcoa Province > San Sebastian - Donostia
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Hotel Class:4 star — Silken Amara Plaza Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 162
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