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Gran Hotel Sardinero

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Plaza de Italia 1, 39005 Santander, Spain
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bedford, UK
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28 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Behind the impeccably restored grand facade of this hotel lies a fully refurbished and modernised interior. The rooms have high ceilings and are bright and airy. Right on the boardwalk the sea views are stunning and early in the morning you can hear the waves breaking on the beach. Watch the world go by the fishermen take their chances from... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Santander is quite an affluent town with seemingly numerous good accommodation options of which the Sardinero is one. Being located across the road from the beach many rooms will provide a good outlook but these will cost a bit extra, however, well worth it. Our room was on the side of the 4th floor and still provided views across the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice rooms , couldn't wait to go to bed and relax as I had a 4th floor room on the back which had a balcony and views across the bay. Great parking underground via a car lift .. And the hotel was very clean .. Only thing that let it down was I found the staff very professional but... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying here before sailing home on Brittany Ferries. Our stay was perfect from the start to the finish. Secure car parking, worth the charge. Fabulous room overlooking the bay, with all amenities, including a fridge with complimentary drinks. Staff were pleasant, especially the young man who helped with our cases. Had our evening meal in the bar/cafeteria because the restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Without a doubt, his is one of the greatest hotels in Santander. It has a great location right on the beach and crossing the street from the Casino. Breakfast was excellent. This hotel is really good for couples and families as well. The staff was really kind. Overall, I reccomend staying in this hotel highly.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately I could stay only one night, and the weather was horrible. But it was enough to give me what I need to capture how fine this hotel is. A superb location by the sea side, with beautiful architecture from the early 1900's both in the surroundings and the hotel itself, all in great shape. The staff was very professional.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

In a 4* hotel costing 205 euro per night, we would expect English & international tv channels. Being situated not far from the ferry, even more reason for have these tv channels as they must have guests from many countries. There was not even CNN as this was not working. Manager's reponse to our complaint was a big fat 0!!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

Ok, this is the hotel you want to stay in Santander. Great and very moderns rooms in a great location, right in front of the beach. They have parking inside the premises. Breakfast is very good. One of the best cost/benefit in northern Spain.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Very good location. Rooms rather small but well designed. Parking available though somewhat expensive, as everywere in Europe. Good food also but simple. Walk out to the beach just crossing the street.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Beautiful hotel at a great location in Santander, a few meters from the beach, close to many attractions. The hotel is located on an old mansion completely renovated with simplicity and good taste. Personnel is very helpful and nice, food is good if you are not a vegan like me, but still they made good effort to satisfy my vegan... More 

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