We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 38 Santander hotels

Gran Hotel Victoria

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   C/ Maria Luisa Pelayo 38 | El Sardinero, 39005 Santander, Spain
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Gran Hotel Victoria to your Saves list
Gran Hotel Victoria
Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
72%
Ranked #12 of 38 hotels in Santander
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Superharrio Dundee, United Kingdom
  • Overview
  • Reviews (154)
  • Photos (58)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (11)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

154 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    50
    60
    22
    9
    13
See reviews for
22
88
5
13
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (11)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Dundee, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
33 hotel reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This has an ideal location. 2 minutes walk from the beach and about 30 minutes walk to the city centre. Taxis are about 8E if you're feeling lazy. The place is clean, quiet and has secure parking for about 14E. The rooms have balconies, are well appointed with good bathrooms and beds and WiFi is available for free. The two... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lancashire
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice hotel situated in a nice location near to the beach in Santander but just off the main road. The beach is just a couple of minutes walk away. The hotel facilities seem very good with secured underground parking available for a fee. The only downside was that the walls in the bedroom I had seemed a bit thin... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lier, Belgium
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

we spent 8 night in this hotel in 2012-also in 2013,perfect room clean great balcony,verry quiet street also for to sleep;it is close to the promenade en lots off busses to go in the town,we will go back next year;frendly sraff.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bracknell, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

A modern hotel set in beautiful gardens in a quiet street a short drive from the centre of Sanatander. Although we arrived late, in the early hours of the morning, we were warmly greeted, with most of the check in completed before we arrived. Very large room with a/c, tv,safe and minibar and balcony overlooking the room. Beautiful woodblock floor... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Arnhem, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We spent one night in this hotel and I will totally recomend it. Perfect room, clean, beautifull views and just 3 min. from the beach. Really good receptionist attendance. You can arrive to the hotel very easilly from the center by bus.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Paris, France
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Excellent hotel, 5mn walk from the Promenade avenida Reina Victoria, beaches, casino, restaurants, Palacio de la Magdalena... Comfortable and modern rooms, stunning views from balcony and/or terrace. Nothing much to say about breakfast, just a regular buffet with not much choice but that was sufficient. I enjoyed the freshly squeezed orange juice in the jug, only one of the mornings... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Royston
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

The location is great, just a stone's throw from the beach. If you peer round the balcony you can get a sea view, and with the window open at night you can hear the waves. The room was lovely- modern, clean and comfortable. Not huge, but big enough. The public areas were similarly bright and open, and made a good... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bodmin, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

A perfect short break in conjunction wtih Brittany ferries, easy to get a taxi to and from hotel to the port , this hotel had beautiful rooms with a balcony view of the beach from ours. the breakfasts were fine all continental, don't think they were doing fry ups due to time of year. OK for 2 days but after... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tenby, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

We recently had two visits to this hotel, on arriving with Brittany Ferries and prior to leaving . On the second stay we had a Junior Suite for two nights. The room was large, very clean and had an excellent roof terrace. The staff were excellent, very helpful with a good knowledge of English. Definitely deserves its 4 stars, and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

The hotel rooms were fine with balcony and very clean. Staff extremely helpful. Service good. We didn't eat in the restaurant but noticed it had 2 Micheline stars! Breakfast excellent but was spoilt by quite a lot of guests putting half of it in their rucksacks and handbags. We watched them, it was so obvious. Eggs, bread, ham and pastries.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Gran Hotel Victoria, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Gran Hotel Victoria? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Gran Hotel Victoria

Address: C/ Maria Luisa Pelayo 38 | El Sardinero, 39005 Santander, Spain
Location: Spain > Cantabria > Santander
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Gran Hotel Victoria 4*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Priceline, HotelTravel.com, Tingo, Orbitz, BookingOdigeoWL, Venere and Otel so you can book your Gran Hotel Victoria reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Gran Hotel Santander

58 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (47)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (16)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (9)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (13)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (12)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (1)

Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#6 Luxury Hotel in Santander #7 Romantic Hotel in Santander
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
70

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer

    ;