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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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Property amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Meeting Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Airport Transportation
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Park View
Romantic
HOTEL CLASS
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Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
556Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
125Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews dry bar beautiful hotel concierge staff cooking school river view old town upgraded to a suite restaurant reservations beautiful room tapas breakfast buffet pintxos bars rooms are large film festival basque country old world charm wonderful city
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Reviewed yesterday

From check-in to departure everything was almost perfect at this elegant and stately hotel. This is our first trip to San Sebastián and we couldn't have picked a finer hotel. Being Platinum Elite we were upgraded to a beautiful suite that had sparate bathroom, dining,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank kennyl552
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This hotel is very large and grand and normally I would prefer a smaller boutique hotel. However, the staff are fantastic and all so friendly and helpful, not at all snooty! We were upgraded to a river view room with a massive bed and bathroom...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank BillieLondon_UK
Response from HMCSS, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San SebastianResponded 30 September 2018

Dear BillieLondon_UK, Thank you for your very positive review of your stay in Hotel Maria Cristina. We were delighted to read that you have had a lovely stay in the hotel. We take note of your comments about the daily parking fee and we hope...More

Reviewed yesterday

This is an historic hotel but with all the mod cons you'd expect from a 5 star establishment. The beds are very comfy and the room was well soundproofed.The staff were all extremely helpful and speak English fluently,special mention to Pedro at the front desk...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Phillip D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at The Maria Cristina for a long weekend in December for a foodie trip.The hotel was just a short walk away from the old town & many of the top Pintxos restaurants. The service was exceptional. All the staff were friendly & very...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank LiangK88
Reviewed 1 week ago

Modernized without losing that Grand Dame feeling. High ceilings, spacious bathrooms, sleep-the-night-through comfortable beds, top-notch service, inviting bar, and smack dab in the middle of everything that is wonderful about San Sebastian.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Twobe1
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andiamo4
9 August 2018|
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Response from fudgbug | Reviewed this property |
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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hotelfanatic65
3 August 2018|
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Response from Jemskins | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know as we didn't have a car
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KrishanK315
27 May 2018|
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Response from Bob B | Reviewed this property |
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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Room Tips
"Get your elite Status, it pays off!"
crewtips
4 weeks ago
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"go online for pics"
davidstreifford
17 Oct 2018
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"River view"
TMK901
23 Sep 2018
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"River view room was great."
39DanielA
12 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$249 - US$727 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
maria cristina hotel
LOCATION
SpainBasque CountryProvince of GuipuzcoaSan Sebastian - Donostia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
136
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