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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, a Luxury Collection Hotel'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, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Thanks to the San Sebastian International Film Festival, Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel 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.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

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

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

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.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 50 per night.

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 33 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of EUR 33 per day

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Hotel Registry Number - H-SS-00002

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 35.20 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 193.60 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 40 per day
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 40 per day
  • Pet deposit: EUR 33 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 33 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Cristina Maria
  • Hotel Cristina Maria
  • Hotel Maria Cristina
  • Hotel Maria Cristina San Sebastian
  • Maria Cristina
  • Maria Cristina Hotel
  • Maria Cristina San Sebastian
  • Hotel Maria Cristina Luxury Collection Hotel San Sebastian
  • Hotel Maria Cristina Luxury Collection Hotel
  • Maria Cristina Luxury Collection San Sebastian
  • Maria Cristina Luxury Collection

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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