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Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Santillana del Mar is a beautiful town with some very old buildings. The streets are more or less pedestrian with the exception of the odd delivery van. This makes it nice to walk around. Hotel Altamira is a good place to stay if you decide to visit this town. The staff are very helpful and friendly and the building is... More 

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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is ideally situated in the heart of this picturesque village. Our welcome, in the cobbled reception area, was efficient and we found the staff generally helpful. There is parking in the street after 8 pm but it is possible to check in and bring in luggage before moving to a free public car park 2 minutes away (5... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful hotel in the centre of the medieval village of Santillana. The host's, staff, and everyone in th hotel were lovely. We went with two teenage children for a two night stop on a,"road tri pop" in August. We moved Santil l an and we loved this hotel. It is a very old building that has been... More 

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel on the night before catching the ferry from Santander. It is a building full of history with nooks and crannies, antiques and pictures. Our room was comfortable and the en-suite bathroom very light and modern. We were warmly welcomed, and given a map of the little town on arrival. Breakfast was adequate and included in... More 

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Thank Wendy F
Gold Coast
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188 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We loved this hotel! For us the historical ambiance of the hotel was just perfect. The hotel is in the main street in this charming little town and you can easily wander from one end of town to the other looking at the amazing buildings which are around every corner. Our room at the hotel was very comfortable and the... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We had the day's menu and the quality of food and preparation were excellent. I chose the salad of setas and baby gambas followed by melt in your mouth veal cheeks. My partner had a tasty risotto with fresh vegetables and an outstanding merluza. Desserts were simple but delicious. The 15€ menu include bread, water and a glass of wine.... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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60 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

We booked this hotel through Booking.com as a result of very good reviews through TripAdvisor. It is a beautiful historic building with lots of nooks and crannies tucked away in the several levels - some with accommodation rooms and other levels which had comfortable lounges in which to sit and relax: read or play one of the games available. This... More 

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Greater Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

a quick look at some of the reviews here, seem to have missed the unique beauty of this old hotel. yes you may find the 'service' lacks zest and basil faulty's dream of correctness. forget it. here you are in the main street - a pedestrian street for the most part of an ancient town. the hotel is in every... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

Located in the centre of the old town this hotel brims with character, old stone walls, creaky floors and ancient windows. The rooms are fairly basic but adequate. No tea/coffee facilities but there's a hairdryer. The big problem is the noise. Occupants of neighbouring rooms and anyone moving around the hotel can be heard quite clearly, footsteps on creaky wooden... More 

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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Stayed for 3 nights to celebrate birthday. Had a lovely room, clean and comfortable overlooking the main cobbled street.Breakfast was continental and good, but very much biased towards sweet options and not much fruit selection. Did not eat at hotel, restaurant El Duque was very good.Only complaint was the noise early in the morning which did wake us up, but... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
Food & drink at the hotel
Hotel Altamira
Hotel Altamira
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Spanish
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Hotel Altamira

Address: Calle Canton 1, 39330, Santillana del Mar, Spain
Location: Spain > Cantabria > Santillana del Mar
Price Range: $59 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Altamira 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Altamira Hotel Santillana Del Mar
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#6 Family Hotel in Santillana del Mar
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