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Room type

Deluxe Room, Garden View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Deluxe Room, River View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Junior Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Suite, Garden View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Suite, Terrace

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Get an overview of this hotelSan 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 Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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, and child care services. Safety-deposit boxes are available at the front desk. Self- and valet-parking options are provided for a surcharge.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 6424 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 597 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 136 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1912 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Soundproofed rooms  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Desk 
  • Down comforter 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • LED TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Turndown service 
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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.

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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 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible path of travel 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.

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

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: EUR 32.50 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 48.40 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 40 per day
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 40 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 33 per pet, per night
  • Pet deposit: EUR 33 per day
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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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