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c/ Aldamar, 2, 20004 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pension is a new one-storey conversion of a beautiful old historic building nestled right between both beaches in San Sebastián. Downtown bars and restaurants on the same block and to the northwest. We booked a south facing room with a comfy double bed looking over the main tourist strip. Bathrooms are basic but clean, hair dryer included and fresh... More

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in June for a week in this lovely hotel. The staff were all really helpful and friendly; the location was central, convenient to both beaches and the Old Town; the apartments are very modern and clean; there was even complimentary bottles of cold water waiting in the minibar, and free access to a nice coffee machine!

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Perth, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Pension Aldamar was conveniently located within walking distance to all the beautiful attractions, lots of choice for eating destinations close by. Yosuf was cheerful and most helpful. The advantages of staying in the pension is that it is like having your own apartment with your own private access. Felt like a local!

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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We stayed two nights in San Sebastián at the Hotel Aldamar. Great location just a block away from the old town with the great tapas bars and one block from the seafront. Clean room,great staff, free Mimi bar with water and soda. Parking garages nearby and you can get a discount at the hotel.

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Barcelona, Spain
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Located 15 min walk from station, one block back from river and close to food areas of San Sebastion. Josu was very helpful with checkin and any queries we may have had. Very central position close the action and beach.

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Sydney, Australia
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15 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We booked via Agoda who failed to pass on our request for a double room, so we ended up with a twin room on our honeymoon at this pension, which was a little disappointing. I would suggest confirming exactly what type of room you are receiving with the pension directly when you book, as they advertise their availability as "double... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Spent two very noisy nights at Pension Aldamar. Very good location but the rooms are warm so you must sleep with the window open and thus the noise!! Clean room and a friendly staff but not necessarily overly helpful. The beach is a short walk away which is nice but you do have to walk about 7-8 minutes to grab... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We booked this room at the last minute and got a great price, especially being in such a central part of San Sebastian. Conchie and Josu, who run it, were both very helpful and friendly, especially when I arrived a few hours earlier than the friend who booked the hotel. It was not a problem for them and checked me... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

The city is awsome, good gastronomy and a great nightlife and the Pension Aldemar is beautiful, for sure the best place to stay in San Sebastian, very good located near all the cool places. Very clean and organized. And the staff are the best, very helpfully and friendly. I would definetly come back and recomend this place.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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9 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

The rooms are very modern and the location could not be beaten; right next to the old town and also very close to the ocean promenade and biking trail. Joshua the person who runs the place could not have been nicer and more helpful. The only caveat is that the rooms do not have air conditioning; it wasn't a problem... More

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Address: c/ Aldamar, 2, 20004 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Location: Spain > Basque Country > Guipuzcoa Province > San Sebastian - Donostia
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