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Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian

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A Century of Elegance in San Sebastian - Since opening in 1912 the restored Hotel Maria Cristina has been closely linked to the history and cultural life of San Sebastian. The lavish Belle Epoque interior is filled with soaring columns, 19th-century portraits, rich silk brocades and glorious chandeliers making for a truly opulent experience.Experience gracious hospitality on a grand scale in the hotel's rooms and suites. Decorated in a sophisticated palette of greys and white, the rooms are a quiet haven of luxury. Style, technology and a dazzling range of services which combined make for an unforgettable stay.
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Room service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Electric vehicle charging station
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Air conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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River View
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253Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
64Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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Very nice hotel and the breakfast was great. The town is worth seeing as well. My only ... gripe ... is the beds! What is with getting two twin sized beds pushed together as one? Haha. Other than that , lovely hotel with great and friendly staff. Clean rooms. Would stay again.
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Hotel Maria Cristina is a delight in a delightful city, San Sebastián. Centrally located, close to all the local sites and excellent pintxos bars. Very luxurious and elegant, but not pretentious or stuffy. The entire staff was very friendly and multi-lingual so language is not a
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Often you get what you pay for, that is definitely the case with the Hotel Maria Cristina. We could not believe the location, views, cleanliness of the hotel and the friendliness of the entire staff. If you're used to the attention, the proper amount, not too much nor too
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Perfect hotel for a weekend getaway with the best location. The highlight was when the concierge recommended the food & wine tour with Eskerne. It was the highlight of the trip and she did an amazing job of showing us all the right spots for Pintxos and wine.
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My husband and I have been visiting San Sebastián for the past three years. This is the first time we stayed at this hotel. And it was well worth the wait. The hotel is stunning. I loved the comfortable but large rooms, the amazing bar, the mouthwatering breakfast selection and
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Our room was large. Call the hotel as all were very helpful. San Sebastian is a great city and walkable to sites from the hotel.
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How much is valet parking for guests staying overnight?
Sorry I don't know as we didn't have a car
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i'm not a hotel rep, i was just a guest. You can go to hotel website & there is a contact tab. The consierge service is excellent.
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Well, we flew to Bilbao and then took the bus to San Sebastian. Terminal only a few blocks from the Christina, other side of the river.. Walked when we got there, took a cheap taxi to the terminal in the rain on the way back. We also took the bus from that very bus terminal to Biarritz. Very easy, one and a half hour bus ride. Quite pleasant, inexpensive. Nice view of the countryside. The bus stop in Biarritz a little out of the way.
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"Ask to see the room before you accept it, if you are requesting a river view"
"higher floor will have less noise"
"Room 511 is special"
"Rooms facing the river have a better view - but rear courtyard view is fine"
"Choose a fourth floor suite close to the Betty Davis Suite"
$270 - $1,082 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
maria cristina hotel
SpainBasque CountryProvince of GuipuzcoaSan Sebastian - Donostia
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