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Nice walk along the beach

We found the Paseo Maritimo to be quite lovely. Clean surroundings, fresh air and the possibility... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2015
Simona S
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Bilbao, Spain
Not much out of season

Santona is the poor relation to Laredo on the other side of the estuary and really hasn’t much... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2018
nnmercman
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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“Not much out of season”
Oct 13, 2016
“Remarkably unspolied”
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Santona is the poor relation to Laredo on the other side of the estuary and really hasn’t much going for it - especially out of season. The port is divided into two sections - one side is a small marina which is also where tourist...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2016

The town, the Anchovy Capital of Spain, is really quiet, absolutely typically Spanish, almost no tourists out of season, pleasant walks along the main promenade and the fishing port itself. There is the usual myriad of pleasant little cafes for sipping and people watching, equally...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank arnorab
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We got the Villa Fulca from Laredo to Santona. The poster in the bus stop outside our accommodation is out of date and we arrived just as the boat was leaving so had to wait for the next one. The man at the port was...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Slapdashery
Reviewed August 8, 2016

We spent 10 days in Santona and I walked along the promenade every day. Lots of local people were out exercising themselves. Children enjoyed jumping in the sea and my son joined in with some local children doing this. A beautiful town.

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank someone88561
Reviewed December 16, 2015

We found the Paseo Maritimo to be quite lovely. Clean surroundings, fresh air and the possibility to cross the water over to Laredo by Ferry. It's not commercially developed as there are no bars or restaurants along the promenade. But there's a short walk to...More

Date of experience: December 2015
3  Thank Simona S
Reviewed September 18, 2015

The walk along Santona Puerto is lovely you can take a Ferry across to Laredo or go for a round trip around the bay.Do walk up to the harbour past the bull ring and watch the fishermen loading their nets onto their boats its a...More

Date of experience: September 2015
4  Thank David F
Reviewed May 28, 2014

we didn't explore far as the weather wasn't great but there is a nice little bar at the bull-ring and a long,level promenade and some interesting sculptures

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Anne S
Reviewed September 26, 2013

The promenade is over a mile long and very wide with plenty of seats, it is not commercially developed there being only one restaurant and two kiosks. There are plenty of good eating places in the picturesque old town.

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank Thurio
Reviewed September 19, 2013

Nice town with lots to see and do. Loverly walks around the town and along the seafront. Can catch a ferry to other local ports in good weather and a great cup of coffee in the bar attached to the bull ring.

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank Norman S
Reviewed June 22, 2013

Beautiful long promenade with busy fishing port at one end. Anchovies are caught & canned in abundance here. There is a ferry boat with takes you to Laredo just minutes away for just €3

Date of experience: June 2013
5  Thank jebbin
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