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10 Best Hotels in San Sebastian

Axel Hotel San Sebastián - Adults Only
4 out of 5
Calle Amara 26, San Sebastian
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1 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (16 reviews)

"A pleasant and relaxing hotel in a quiet area of the town. The staff at the front desk were always helpful and courteous. I would recommend the hotel but caution: at the time of our stay the Wi-fi was slower than drying paint!"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Axel Hotel San Sebastián - Adults Only
Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra
4 out of 5
Zubieta Kalea, 2, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa
AU$152
per night
27 Apr. - 28 Apr.
0.57 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (948 reviews)
Excellent accommodation in a perfect spot!

"Fabulous hotel in a wonderful location - we had a picture perfect view of the beach from our veranda. Great location and very accommodating staff."…"

Reviewed on 4 Dec. 2019

Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra
NH Collection San Sebastián Aránzazu
4 out of 5
Vitoria-Gasteiz 1, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa
AU$155
per night
19 Apr. - 20 Apr.
2.34 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (555 reviews)

"A lovely hotel. And a great bar next door. Nice to stay in an area slightly outside of central San Sebastián, in order to get a feel of where the locals drinks and eat, and also to walk off all that pintxos!"…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

NH Collection San Sebastián Aránzazu
Room Mate Gorka
4 out of 5
Plaza Guipuzkoa 11, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa
AU$284
per night
27 Apr. - 28 Apr.
0.17 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (193 reviews)

"Very good location, clean room and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar. 2020

Room Mate Gorka
Astoria7
4 out of 5
Sagrada Familia 1, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa
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1.6 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,291 reviews)

"Very friendly staff and a lovely room. Interesting character created through the film associations"…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb. 2020

Astoria7
Hotel Zenit San Sebastián
4 out of 5
C/ Antonio Mª Labaien nº 1, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa
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1.7 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (641 reviews)

"Staff was very helpful planning our stay. Provided maps and restaurant suggestions."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb. 2020

Hotel Zenit San Sebastián
Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel
5 out of 5
Paseo Republica Argentina, 4, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa
AU$506
per night
19 Apr. - 20 Apr.
0.19 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (531 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel with very comfortable rooms and charming staff. Well positioned for the old town too. Our 5th visit and it’s one of our most favourite hotels. Highly recommended as a treat. San Sebastián is a great place for a short break too. Fantastic food, great beaches and interesting streets ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan. 2020

Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel
Lasala Plaza Hotel
4 out of 5
Plaza Lasala, 2, San Sebastian, Guipuzcoa
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0.37 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (226 reviews)

"Nice and clean. The valet took a long time Good location"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020

Lasala Plaza Hotel
Hotel Arima
4 out of 5
Paseo de Miramon, 162, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa
AU$217
per night
17 Apr. - 18 Apr.
3.86 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (157 reviews)

"Very nice and clean. Lots of gadgets in the room. Staff was very helpful and friendly. Parking is a little confusing."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

Hotel Arima
Hotel Silken Amara Plaza
4 out of 5
Plaza Pio XII, 7, San Sebastian, Gipuzkoa
AU$145
per night
26 Apr. - 27 Apr.
1.71 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (859 reviews)

"Great staff -clean-15 walk from clientele along river"…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb. 2020

Hotel Silken Amara Plaza
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Visiting San Sebastian

Travelers to San Sebastian give high marks for the beaches, lively bar scene, and abundant cafés. This walkable city also attracts tourists with its restaurants. Top sights in the city include Monte Urgull, Concha Beach, and Monte Igueldo.

  • There are 381 hotels and other accommodations in San Sebastian
  • The closest major airport is in San Sebastian (EAS) 15.7 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Biarritz (BIQ-Biarritz - Anglet - Bayonne) 39.7 away

Sightseeing and Staying in San Sebastian

Attractions like Monte Igueldo and Donostia-San Sebastian Aquarium are fun for everyone, not just kids. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Monte Urgull, Concha Beach, and Alderdi-Eder Park. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Victoria Eugenia Theater and Plaza de La Constitucion.

In San Sebastian, you'll find 381 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for your holiday getaway. Here are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel - This 5-star hotel in San Sebastian Centro features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its bar and breakfast.
  • Legazpi Doce Studios Suites - Our customers like the helpful staff and location at this apartment. Guests who stay at this 3.5-star apartment in San Sebastian Centro can enjoy access to parking and concierge services, along with an in-room kitchen.
  • Rusticae Villa Soro - Guests who stay at this 4-star hotel in Gros can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and beach locale.

In the surrounding area, popular places to see include Hendaye Beach, located 11 mi (17.6 from the heart of the city, and Cote des Basques, which is 23.3 mi (37.6 away.

Getting Around San Sebastian

With so many choices for transportation, seeing San Sebastian is easy. Make your way to San Sebastián/Donosti for metro transit. If you want to journey outside of the area, ride aboard a train from San Sebastian Amara Station, Hernani Station, or Irún Station.

Dressing for San Sebastian

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 58°F during the day and 40°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 71°F, while the average at night is 44°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 75°F with nighttime averages of 55°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 70°F and nighttime averages of 42°F
  • Average annual rainfall for San Sebastian is 1.18 inches
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 74°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 41°F

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