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Parador de Santillana del Mar

Santillana del Mar, Spain
+34 942 81 80 00
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
May 20, 2017
“Difficult to find but worth it...”
Jun 27, 2015
“No Celiac Awareness in any of the staff”
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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

A typical pleasant Parador in an ancient hill town. Buried deep in a maze of cobbled streets a warm welcome, a lovely room and the benefit of secure parking. The meal in the other Parador was very good, the staff were attentive and helpful. A...More

Thank dwell53
Reviewed June 27, 2015

We stayed at the annex to the Gil Blas Parador with half board. As previous reviewers state, it is difficult to find in the narrow. tourist filled cobbled streets. Our evening meal was a disaster, we stated that we needed to choose menu items that...More

Thank jancowan
Reviewed July 8, 2014

We have stayed in Paradors around Spain and eaten in their restaurants on many occasions. So when we found that the restaurant where we were intending to eat was closed, we decided at short notice to dine here. Wrong move. It had all of the...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2014

The food was OK, not very large portions and perhaps just not too much to our taste. We were on a tour so did not have too much of a choice which may be the reason. The location is fine in this wonderful old town....More

Thank luvtogo6
Reviewed October 13, 2013

This hotel is tucked behind the main plaza in the center of Santillana which is an old historic town. It is accessed via narrow cobbled streets. The hotel has adequate private parking. Our bedroom was large and spacious. the food at dinner was average and...More

Thank David S
Reviewed September 15, 2013

old fashioned rooms, a bit dark It is on a main road, but the walls are thick and there was not too much traffic at night. resturaunt was not open in winter but the one down the road was.and bar. nice staff. good value in...More

Thank bikalista
Reviewed August 25, 2013

Lovely lunch in the Parador as a lunch stop on our drive. The town is beautiful and the Paradormis a gem. We ate in the garden. The food was typical Parador - local and tasty. But not great. Still, that is not a complaint and...More

Thank Mikkycc
Reviewed August 17, 2013

No matter if you're staying here or not, you can seat in the pleasant little gardens and enjoy something in their menu. If you're traveling with children they'll enjoy that outdoors.

Thank jisierra
Reviewed August 4, 2013

Very clean facility as you would expect in a Parador Good service from polite and friendly staff. Good selection of food available on the menu. Prices are slightly high compared to other places nearby but the service and quality makes up for the difference. food...More

Thank Dendoc
Reviewed June 24, 2013

On our first night (of three) in the hotel, we decided to give the restaurant a try, to see if it lived up to the standard of the room. Although the standard was good, it was not fantastic. The food was a bit of a...More

Thank Tom W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$35 - $151
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santillana del Mar, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santillana del Mar
  • Phone Number: +34 942 81 80 00
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