Book your room at Hotel Maria Cristina

Room type

Grand Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

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.

Soothing shades

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.

Hotel Maria Cristina

At your hotel

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
  • Library
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Porter/bellhop
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 136
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Laundry facilities
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • 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
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Park your car

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Air conditioning
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Phone
  • Minibar
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Down comforter
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Individually decorated
  • LED TV
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Eat and drink

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.

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Accessibility

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

The fine print for Hotel Maria Cristina

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Diners Club, JCB International

Your pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

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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.

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