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San Sebastian Belle Époque hotel near La Concha Beach
Between river & sea
Surrounded by promenades and gardens, this newly renovated 5-star hotel is 3 blocks from Old Town and 4 blocks from La Concha Beach, between the Urumea River and Cantabrian Sea.
Belle Époque style
The lavish Belle Époque interior is filled with soaring columns, 19th-century portraits, rich silk brocades and glorious chandeliers making for a truly opulent experience; a restaurant presents Chinese food; private car and guest shopping services are also available.
Hotel Maria Cristina's 136 elegant guestrooms are individually decorated in soothing shades of grey, turquoise, and purple. Luxury Beds with custom pillow-top mattresses; and framed historical prints.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Hotel Maria Cristina
Thanks to the San Sebastian International Film Festival, Hotel Maria Cristina has become a choice accommodation for stars like Elizabeth Taylor, Woody Allen, and Brad Pitt. The lavish décor and silk brocades welcome guests, drawn by the the impeccably prepared Basque country cuisine in the onsite restaurants. The hotel has 3 function rooms - some of which have terraces - that accommodate up to 280 people and come with a range of audiovisual equipment and technology, not to mention all the decorative flourishes. The largest, the Ibaia, is decorated with carpets and chandeliers, gray-marble columns, and gilt-edged cornices. It has a terrace and connects to one of the 2 onsite restaurants. There's also a business center with high-speed Internet access.
Other amenities include space for exhibits, a fitness facility, a film-festival-themed bar, a concierge, a laundry facility, and child care services. Safety-deposit boxes are available at the front desk. Self- and valet-parking options are provided for a surcharge.
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Number of meeting rooms - 3
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Meeting rooms
- Business center
- Conference space
- 24-hour front desk
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 136
- Babysitting or childcare
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Laundry facilities
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Luggage storage
- Year Built 1912
- Conference space size (feet) - 6424
- Conference space size (meters) - 597
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
- Pillow menu
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Room service (24 hours)
- Air conditioning
- Soundproofed rooms
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Deep soaking bathtub
- Rainfall showerhead
- Separate bathtub and shower
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Satellite TV service
- Down comforter
- Pillowtop mattress
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
- Individually decorated
- LED TV
Where to Eat
Easo - Buffet-style restaurant with dark-wood upholstered chairs and white tablecloths. Pastel-pink walls and beige marble columns with gilt detailing. Basque cuisine with various international selections. Covered terrace opens during summer months. Serves buffet breakfast only.
Dry - Bar offering a magnificent range of cocktails crowned by the signature DRY Martini. A wide range of food is also available, and afternoon tea is served. Open daily from 11 AM to 2 AM in the summer, and 11 AM to midnight in winter.
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Accessible bathroom
- Braille or raised signage
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible path of travel
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Breakfast fee: EUR 32.50 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: EUR 38.70 per day
- Pet deposit: EUR 33 per day
- Rollaway bed fee: EUR 77 per night
We should mention
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.