Top 23 Hotels in San Sebastian

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Our team of local experts have hand-picked the best hotels in San Sebastian. 

You can also find them in our San sebastian interactive touristic map  where you will be able to select hotels near tourist attractions, parks, restaurants, etc.

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We follow similar criteria and methodology to put together our hotel guides, and this could not be different in the case of San Sebastian. Our local team starts by looking at the overall reviews of a large number of hotels in San Sebastian and then prepares a shortlist. The manual and hard work starts then, with individual and independent reviews of each of the hotels short-listed. 

Despite we love hotels with special character that connect with the soul of a city like San Sebastian, we do take into account all possible tastes and understand not all travellers are the same. We do also pay special attention to budget and avoid building a guide with only the most expensive hotels in San Sebastian. In our list of recommended hotels in San Sebastian you will be able to find different styles, prices, and locations. We hope you will find your perfect accommodation through our list and remember that you can find a comprehensive review of each of the hotel selections in San Sebastian by clicking on any particular property. 

5-star hotels in Sebastian: our top picks

Maria Cristina

Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, 5 stars – San Sebastian

Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian – Review Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection is a 5-star hotel is located in the heart of San Sebastian, right in front of the Victoria Eugenia theater, and enjoys spectacular views of the Cantabrian sea and the Urumea River. This Hotel has been in operation since 1912 and offers some of the elegant and comfortable lodgings you will find in San Sebastián.

Akelarre Relais Chateaux

Akelarre Relais Chateaux – Amazing 5 star hotel in San Sebastian with a full spa and private pool

Hotel Akelarre – Relais & Chateaux – Review Akelarre Relais Chateaux located just 5 km by taxi, from San Sebastiáns Main street, features a wonderful terrace, a full SPA, 2 restaurants (one of which holds 3 Michelin stars), and free private parking. This is one of the most luxurious hotels in San Sebastian. Rooms The rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV and free WIFI. Some even have

4-star hotels in San Sebastian: our top picks

Zenit San Sebastián 4 stars

Zenit San Sebastián – mid-sized 4-star hotel near Amara train station in San Sebastian

Hotel Zenit San Sebastián – Review The Zenit San Sebastián is a 4 -star hotel located in the Morlans area, in the Amara neighborhood in the center of San Sebastián and features a rooftop terrace with a seasonal hot tub. Services The hotel restaurant, the Morlans, offers modernized traditional Basque cuisine. The hotel also offers room service and features a bar as well. The front desk is opened 24 and

Silken Amara Plaza 4 stars

Silken Amara Plaza – Wonderful 4 star lodging in a tranquil neighborhood of San Sebastian next to the Nervión river

Why we recommend hotel Silken Amara Plaza? The Silken Amara Plaza is located in a tranquil corner of San Sebastián next to the Urumea river, in the Pío XII square of San Sebastián. The hotel offers elegant and modern rooms with free WIFI and flat-screen TV. This sophisticated is home to an extensive collection of modern art. All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a work desk, and a private

Room Mate Gorka 4 stars

Room Mate Gorka – Charming 4 star hotel in the heart of San Sebastian’s old quarter

Why we recommend hotel Room Mate Gorka? The Room Mate Gorka is situated in the center of San Sebastián and offers air-conditioned rooms, a full fitness center, free WIFI, and a bar. This 4 – star hotel also has 24-hour front desk service and luggage storage. Lastly, the hotel also offers room service and organizes several tours and excursions. The rooms are equipped with closet space, a work desk, flat-screen

One Shot Tabakalera House 4 stars

One Shot Tabakalera House – Charming 4 star designer hotel in San Sebastian

One Shot Tabakalera House – Review The One Shot Tabakalera house hotel in San Sebastian sits at a building that is a fantastic example of traditional industrial architecture. Teh building provides a sharp contrast with the hotel´s interior design, which is stylish and eclectic. Bold colors are used for the palette and provide with a fun and playful atmosphere. Rooms The hotel has just 42 rooms. The building´s architecture favors

NH Collection San Sebastián Aranzazu 4 stars

NH Collection San Sebastián Aranzazu – Remarkable 4 star hotel in the center of San Sebastian with a full fitness center

Why we recommend hotel NH Collection San Sebastián Aranzazu? NH Collection San Sebastián Aranzazu is located just 300 meters from the Ondarreta beach and the Vizcaya gulf. The San Sebastián city center is just 10 minutes away on foot. The rooms are elegantly decorated and include a flat-screen TV and free WIFI. The hotel restaurant, the Kukuarri, specializes in modern Basque cuisine. The hotel is located near several Michelin star

Mercure Monte Igueldo 4 stars

Mercure Monte Igueldo – 4 star hotel on San Sebastian’s Mount Igueldo with breathtaking views of the city

Why we recommend Mercure Monte Igueldo? The Mercure Monte Igueldo is located in the picturesque Igeldo mountain overlooking San Sebastián. The hotel features an outdoor pool that opens during the summer months. The Mercure Monte is beautifully and elegantly decorated and offers spacious rooms with amazing views of Vizcaya and San Sebastián bay. All rooms are equipped with satellite TV, free WIFI, airconditioning, and minibar, and some even have a

Hotel Villa Soro 4 stars

Hotel Villa Soro – Gorgeous 4 star hotel in San Sebastian near the cities old quarter

Why we recommend Hotel Villa Soro? The Hotel Villa Soro is housed within 2 classic buildings, one of wich was built back in 1828 and is part of the historical patrimony of San Sebastián. All rooms are equipped with a minibar with complimentary water, shower and bath tub and free WIFI. The rooms are also luxuriously decorated, some featiuring art work of Jorge Oteiza. The hotel offers free private parking

Hotel San Sebastián 4 stars

Hotel San Sebastián – Charming 4 star hotel located in the center of San Sebastian, 1km from La Concha beach

Why we recommend hotel Hotel San Sebastián? This hotel is situated 200 meters from Ondarreta beach and offers elegant rooms equipped with air conditioning, free WIFI and satellite TV. Rooms on the 4th floor also feature a solarium. The cafeteria serves traditional Basque cuisine and the Or-Konpon serves a buffet-style breakfast every morning. The Hotel is 1 km from La Concha beach and the historic city center and the San

Jacuzzi with views of San Sebastian at Palacio de Aiete

Hotel Palacio de Aiete – Gorgeous 4 star hotel with panoramic views of San Sebastian

Hotel Palacio de Aiete – Review Hotel Palacio de Aiete features a full gym and a solarium on the roof, with a jacuzzi and spectacular panoramic views of San Sebastián.  Rooms The 75 rooms at the Palacio de Aiete hotel are bright and are equipped with flat-screen satellite TV, air conditioning, a selection of pillows, free WIFI, a private bathroom. The decoration is simple yet comfortable. Bathrooms are also spacious.

Hotel Gudamendi offers

Hotel Gudamendi – 4 star hotel with sea views in San Sebastian’s Mount Igueldo

Hotel Gudamendi – San Sebastian – Review Set on Mount Igeldo, the iconic hill on the northwest of San Sebastian, the Hotel Gudamendi offers two of the most sought things at hotels in San Sebastian: sea views and an outdoor seasonal swimming pool. The hotel is located 5 kilometers from the old district of San Sebastian. A taxi or car is needed to enjoy La Concha or the Casco Viejo

Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra

Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra – an icon in San Sebastian with amazing sea view

Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra – Review Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra is a magnificent hotel located at  XIX century building on the San Sebastián marina, right next to the beach. The hotel enjoys spectacular views of the La Concha bay. The hotel, formerly a palace, has hosted many famous people from Spain and overseas. Amongst its most famous visitors stands out the name of Mata Hari who

Hotel Arrizul Congress 4 stars

Hotel Arrizul Congress – Charming 4 star hotel in the heart of San Sebastian

Why we recommend Hotel Arrizul Congress? Hotel Arrizul Congress is located in the Gros neighborhood in San Sebastián, 300 meters from the Kursaal convention center and the Zurriola beach. All rooms are modernly decorated and are equipped with flat-screen tv and a private bathroom. The hotel also offers suites and duplex rooms with a living room area. The hotel serves a daily breakfast buffet in the restaurant. it also features

Hotel Arima - Small Luxury Hotels 4 stars

Hotel Arima – top 4 star near the Basque Culinary Center

Hotel Arima in San Sebastian – Small Luxury Hotels – Review The Hotel Arima – Small Luxury Hotels is a Scandinavian-style hotel located 10 kilometers from the center of the city San Sebastian.  The hotel describes itself as an eco-friendly hotel. Light has played an important role in its design and materials used for the construction, as well as the architectural design have taken into account the latest concepts in

Hotel Arbaso offers Airport transfer

Hotel Arbaso – Beautiful 4 star near La Concha beach and the old quarter

Hotel Arbaso – Review Rooms All 50 rooms at the Arbaso hotel are spacious and decorated with the aim to make you feel at home during your stay in San Sebastian. The hotel rooms are spacious and decoration makes use of quality materials like oak, iron, and marble to provide a warm and relaxing atmosphere. The hotel offers quality features such as automatic blinds. The rooms are equipped with air

Hesperia Donosti 4 stars

Hesperia Donosti – Comfortable 4 star hotel in the San Sebastian

Why we recommend hotel Hesperia Donosti? The modern Hesperia Donosti is located in he Ondarreta district of San Sebastián, 4 minutes by car from La Concha beach. All of the rooms at the hotel are equipped with air conditioning, free wifi, flat-screen satellite TV, a pillow menu, and a private bathroom. Some rooms feature a private balcony as well. Every morning the hotel serves a buffet-style breakfast in the Donosti

Axel Hotel San Sebastián - Adults Only 4 stars

Axel Hotel San Sebastián – Adults Only – Charming 4 star hotel in San Sebastian located near La Concha beach, featuring an outdoor pool

Why we recommend Axel Hotel San Sebastián – Adults Only? Axel Hotel San Sebastián (Adults Only) is located in San Sebastián and offers an outdoor pool (seasonal), a fitness center, hotel bar, room service, and 24-hour front desk services, as well as private parking if needed. All rooms are equipped with free WIFI, air conditioning, flat-screen satellite TV, electric tea kettle, bidet, hairdryer, and work desk. The hotel serves a

3-star hotels in San Sebastian: our top picks

Sercotel Hotel Europa 3 stars

Sercotel Hotel Europa – Beautiful and affordable 3 star lodgings in the center of San Sebastian near La Concha beach

Why we recommend Sercotel Hotel Europa? Sercotel Hotel Europa is located within a building from the beginnings of the XX century in the center os San Sebastián, 200 meters from La Concha beach. The rooms at the Sercotel Europa are classically decorated with vintage style furniture. They are all equipped with air conditioning, flat-screen TV, free WIFI and a work desk. The superior rooms also feature a fireplace or a

Sercotel Codina 3 stars

Sercotel Codina – Delightful 3 star hotel in the center of San Sebastián right next to Ondarreta beach

Why we recommend hotel Sercotel Codina? The hotel is located just 250 meters from the Ondarreta beach. All rooms are equipped with air conditioning, free WIFI, flat-screen satellite TV, a private bathroom and a minibar. Some rooms also feature a private terrace. The hotel also features a TV lounge room and cafeteria. Guests can also order pizza or sushi directly to the room. The city center is just 1 km

Hotel Niza 3 stars

Hotel Niza – Elegant 3 star hotel in the center of San Sebastian with amazing views of La Concha beach

Hotel Niza – Review Hotel Niza is an elegant hotel is located in San Sebastán and offers spectacular views of La Concha beach. The hotel restaurant, the Biarritz restaurant is run by acclaimed chef David Agüero. All rooms are equipped with free WIFI, flat-screen satellite TV, and a private bathroom. The rooms are brightly lit and many enjoy magnificent views of the La Concha beach. The front desk is opened

Hotel Avenida 3 stars

Hotel Avenida – Awesome 3-star hotel in San Sebastian with pool near the beach

Hotel Avenida – Review Hotel Avenida is located near Mount Igueldo, at 15 minutes walk to the Ondarreta beach and the famous Peine del Viento sculpture from the award-winning and acclaimed Eduardo Chillida, an artist highly connected to the essence of San Sebastian. The hotel Avenida offers good value for money and enjoys excellent views of the city of San Sebastián. Rooms Rooms at the Hotel Avenida are spacious and

Hotel Anoeta 3 stars

Hotel Anoeta – comfortable 3 stars lodgings in the center of San Sebastian

Why we recommend Hotel Anoeta? This pleasant family hotel is located near the San Sebastián soccer stadium, just a short walk from the beach and the city center. The hotel features elegant and comfortable rooms and a very nice bar/ restaurant where guests can enjoy a lovely meal or nightcap. The restaurant specializes in traditional Basque cuisine. Book at best price Average customer review Score for Hotel Anoeta 8,1