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Parador de Santillana

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Plaza de Ramon Pelayo s/n, 39330 Santillana del Mar, Spain
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is not easy to find this parador in the centre of the old city - we stopped at the tourist office and were given a map to follow down the stone cobbled streets - you need to stop at the other parador in town - Gil Bras and they will open the barrier and direct you to the correct... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

Paradors are very good generally this one has a very homely friendly atmosphere. The restaurant service was very good with excellent English and balance information regarding the menu & wines of the region.

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Jose Carlos C, Gerente at Parador de Santillana, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Jon P. We sincerely appreciate the time you have taken to communicate your impressions about our Parador. We are proud, and it gives us a great satisfaction to count on your opinions, which every day help us in our efforts to achieve the service you deserve. We trust that, on future visits, everything will be to your satisfaction.... More 

Cordoba, Spain
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Having disembarked late at Santander, finding thiis Parador is not easy especially at night and in a rainstorm. The medieval hill village of Santillana is wonderful and not far from the port. Once in the village square you must locate the Parador Ruy Blas.....this is not your hotel. By facing the building opposite Ruy Blas and driving down the left... More 

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5 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

As part of a car tour through Brittany Ferries, this was our first night stopover. We arrived in torrential rain, not good in an open top car, and threaded our way through the ancient narrow streets to the Parador car park. It is in a delightful setting within the old town itself which is a World Heritage Site The staff... More 

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Jose Carlos C, Gerente at Parador de Santillana, responded to this review

Dear Ejwebster: We sincerely appreciate the time you have taken to communicate your impressions about our establishment in Tripadvisor. We are proud, and it gives us a great satisfaction to count on your opinions, which every day help us in our efforts to achieve the service you deserve. We trust that, on future visits, everything will be to your satisfaction.... More 

Warminster, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Lovely hotel beautiful place. Would come back again had a lovely evening and a wonderful meal in the town. Breakfast this morning was good and everything was lovely. Really enjoyable time. There is nothing more to add only give it a try

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Stayed one night on a half board basis at this Parador in the centre of this historic town - which was therefore ideal (for us). Vehicle access in to the town is controlled by an automatic barrier – though when we were there the barriers were ‘down’. There appears to be an intercom connection at the barrier to the various... More 

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José H, General Manager at Parador de Santillana, responded to this review

Dear goingboldly, Thank you very much for your stay at Parador of Santillana del Mar and your positive review here on TripAdvisor. We re really glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us in our beautiful property and that you appreciate our unique location right in the centre of the town. Just for your info, we are working... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
35 hotel reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This hotel always rates as one of the best ,very close to the Santander port when coming off the Brittany ferries from the uk.The breakfast is one of the best in the parador group always with a good selection of both cold and hot choices.The only change this time was the charge for parking { 5 euro] but well worth... More 

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DjerbaSperwoman
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The parador was in the centre of Santillana del Mar with good parking at 5 euros per day. It was extremely clean, comfortable and efficient. There was a restaurant in the adjoining Parador and plenty of choices of restaurants in the small quaint town. Quite a lot of tourists but nevertheless a quiet location. The breakfast was expensive .

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Hampshire
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71 reviews 71 reviews
28 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Right in the middle of town. You may well have fun finding it 'though! We had a quiet room, very large, furnished in dark wood, with a good ensuite Very clean and the staff were friendly. We ate across the square at the Gil Blas Parador which is a 'stone's throw' away. If you choose to eat on the terrace... More 

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Louth, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
18 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We travelled down the North Coast of Spain and as a treat stayed at the Parador in Santillana del Mar. It seems 'tired' and the room was nothing special. The main hotel is located in the village square, but there is also an annex with underground parking. We did not find the staff to be friendly or helpful. The evening... More 

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