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Gran Hotel Victoria

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C/ Maria Luisa Pelayo 38 | El Sardinero, 39005 Santander, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is well located and pleasant with friendly staff. The hotel insofar is converted apartment and located n a residential area. The rooms are average if a bit oddly laid out but if you are luck you may get a balcony with an ocean view although not uninterrupted Food and service are good and garage parking at a cost... More 

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Merelbeke, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Nice location, within walking distance from 'El Sardinero' beach. Most rooms have a balcony which is great but if possible request a balcony/room with seaview. Breakfast is correct, everything you need to start a day.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Our ferry to Portsmouth was cancelled so we booked in to this hotel for 2 nights. Then the ferry company offer us free accommodation in our cabin aboard the ship until it sailed. The hotel cancellation charge was 50€. So we drove to the hotel which had a great location by the front and spoke to the front desk explaining... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I stayed in this hotel on New Year holidays in a double room with extra bed. Good points about this hotel: Good location and walking distance to Magdalena, Casino, beach, restaurants. Air conditioning was fine and had no noise. Beds were almost comfortable, but not as comfortable and well decorated as a four star hotel. The staff were very nice... More 

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aberystwyth
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I booked this hotel as first night off ferry into Santander. Very good helpful staff and a nice large room with excellent bathroom. Also a garage to park the car in. No complaints at all and we had a good room rate. Evening meal was very tasty but we did not have breakfast. Sardinero is a lovely area and we... More 

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freeway99
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

Good location Near to the beach, Town, and the zoo! All of which were in walking distance - so a great base, we had interconnected rooms which was great as the kids were in bed and the grown ups could still eat drink and be merry!

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London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

A short break to Santander with a great location, that's all you want when time is at a premium and Gran Hotel Victoria fits the bill perfectly. Adjacent to Playa El Sardinero, close to local bars and restaurant serving great tapas and dinner, and within a pleasant walk into the centre for the marina, shops and more restaurants, the hotel... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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118 reviews 118 reviews
43 hotel reviews
242 helpful votes 242 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

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 

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Lancashire
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

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 

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Lier, Belgium
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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.

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