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Menlo Park
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is lovely!! It's two blocks from La Concha beach and about 2/3 mile walk to the Old Town where most of the fun and delicious is. The people at the reception desk were nice and helpful and the interior room was very quiet. The bed was very comfortable and the bathroom was quite nice. The hotel was expensive... More 

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Melbourne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Hostal Alemana lacked the class we were looking for in San Sebastián. First off it felt more like a school retreat than a hotel. The rooms were basic with extremely cramped bathrooms and dated upholstery. The mini bar was well stocked but inefficient and did not cool drinks adequately. Our room was opposite a 24 hour kiosk that served as... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This hotel is very well located in just close to the beach and few minutes walking from the centre. The staff in the reception were very friendly and professional. The hotel is clean, simple and comfortable. I didn't try the breakfast.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

This hostel is in a great location - very close to the beach and easy to get around San Sebastián. The rooms are nothing special, just the basics which is fine. Upon booking I noted the reviews regarding noise due to the thin walls. I thought it can't be that bad but I actually is that bad. We may have... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

We drove into San Sebastián late afternoon and arrived at Hostal Alemana. We ended up stopping on a side street as we arrived by car and one of us ran up (the hotel is on the 1st floor not the main floor) to check in and find out where to park. The parkade is in the basement of another hotel;... More 

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Knutsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

We stayed here on our way home and before taking the ferry from Bilbao. Fantastic location just 50 meters from the centre of the La Concha beach and only a ten minute walk to the old town. Only downside is dropping your luggage and getting the car parking instructions as the hotel in on a main road and there are... More 

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Armagh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

A lovely hostel right in the centre of San Sebastian yards from the beach. We were very pleasantly surprised this was comfortable spacious and clean. Lovely bathroom and a comfortable bed. Only draw back as the Leonard cohen song goes is that "The walls of this hotel are paper thin". We could hear when next door got a text message,... More 

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Nampa, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

This is a clean spacious hotel only one block from the waterfront in San Sebastian. The beds and bedding were much better than average as were the large towels. The room was cleaned daily and the young men at re eption were extremely helpful in making recommendations for eating etc. The only drawback to this great place is the paper... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Enviable location a stones throw from La Concha beach. My room near the reception was clean with a very nice interior. The breakfast was adequate and served in a nice bright clean room. It was good value considering what a truly beautiful city San Sebastian is. They managed to find me a place to park my car in an underground... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

We travelled around Spain for three weeks and San Sebastian was our favourite spot. Hostal Alemana was perfect for our three day visit in a perfect location, two minutes from the beach and central to all the sites. Located in a pensione building the property was clean and bright. Our room was of a decent size as was the bathroom.... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Hostal Alemana

Address: San Martin, 53 - 10, 20007 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Guipuzcoa > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range: $92 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostal Alemana 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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Hostal Alemana Hotel San Sebastian - Donostia
Hostal Alemana San Sebastián Donostia
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#9 On the Beach Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
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