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Avda. Reina Victoria 135, Santander, Spain
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Carlos III
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Horsham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is family run and it shows.Situated across the road from the beach in the Sardinero area of Santander. The room was very clean and the en- suite spotless, we also had a balcony with a sea view. The owners and staff were very friendly and helpful. Only bed and breakfast is available but it was very good, there... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013 via mobile

I booked 2 rooms for myself and some friends who were driving from Madrid to spend the weekend. The hotel is situated across the street from the beach surrounded by several 'luxury' hotels. Carlos III has great character, the staff was very helpful & accommodating, the rooms were very clean and the price (off season) was unbeatable. I even had... More

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Ash Kent
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

The hotel was originally a holiday villa for 19 century Spanish & retains all its features & charm. It was like staying at somebody's home with perfect care & comfort. Everything was within walking distance (beach just across the road, shops, bars, restaurants a few minute's walk) & Santander itself just a 5 minute drive away with its shops &... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

we stayed for 2 nights beinging of sept 2013 room was comfortable clean and airy ,staff were very helpful and polite, food was excellent, bus servic( no 1 blue bus to santander ) outside of casino 2.70 euros for couple, the hotel is 2 mins from beach, bars, casino and gardens . very good bus service we had an excellent... More

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

We stayed here for four nights. Luckily we asked at the Brittany Ferries reception desk about places to stay, the lady there phoned Don Carlos III hostal to see if there were any vacancies. If you go through Brittany Ferries you get the room quite a bit cheaper than the usual price (45.10euros), and you get a much bigger breakfast!... More

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Truro
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

My wife and I stayed here for a couple of nights on the 8th and 9th of April 2013 after sailing on the Pont Aven Brittany ferry from Plymouth. This was a treat to ourselves for our second wedding anniversary. We walked to the hotel from the ferry port, which is quite a way, but gives you the chance to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013 via mobile

my family of 4 had just been on a log Brittany ferries cruise! At first we were lost because this hotel was designated at the side of Santander where the beaches were! Once we found it! It was stunning! hugely excited to see our rooms which was in the ground floor 101 and 102! The kids stayed in 102 and... More

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Reston
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

Stayed here for one night with my family of 4. The hotel is set back from the road, so you need to keep an eye out for it. It looks to have been a house that was converted into rooms, but it also could have been just a quirky hotel. Still cool looking. The room became crowded because there were... More

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New York City
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012 via mobile

If you want a hotel, with all it's amenities and services, you will be very disappointed. And it's more for grownups than it is for kids. But if you want a quiet room in a nice hostel, you'll love it. It's safe, clean, and staffed by exceptionally nice people. But keep it a secret, alright? Thanks.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012 via mobile

This place is outstanding value. Friendly staff, I got a room with sea views and a fantastic bathroom. Breakfast included.

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Address: Avda. Reina Victoria 135, Santander, Spain
Location: Spain > Cantabria > Santander

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