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San Marcos Posada

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Avenida Antonio Sandi, 39330 Santillana del Mar, Spain
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel location is excellent as it is just at the edge of the centre, easily accessible by car and at the same time at less than 5 minutes walk of the centre. The hotel has a good swimming pool and a small spa, in fact a small indoor pool and sauna, We did not use these facilities for lack... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

17th-23rd March - 2 teachers and 10 well-behaved students on a visit to Cantabria. So much in the area is geared to tourism which is regarded as the bedrock of the local economy in the current financial climate. The people of Cantabria clearly want visitors to feel welcome and so much of what we saw confirmed their focus on promoting... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Managed to book this hotel for what seemed like a bargain for a four star hotel. The room was nice, extremely well-maintained and clean with a good-sized balcony; overlooking the outdoor pool. The welcome was friendly (we insisted on speaking Spanish and they obliged us in good humour, despite our deficiencies). The Posada does have some elements of four-star facilities... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

We worked out way across from Santandar with our 2 small children staying 2 nights each in 4 destinations. Our last 2 nights were in San Marcos, a '4 star' hotel in Santilliana del Mar – the most expensive/highest graded hotel of out trip. The room was pocky and not particularly clean (notably the bathroom), the walls were wafer thin... More

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Address: Avenida Antonio Sandi, 39330 Santillana del Mar, Spain
Location: Spain > Cantabria > Santillana del Mar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — San Marcos Posada 4*
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