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Palm Harbor, Florida
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We stayed here on Starwood points ---- thank you Starwood. Our room was VERY nice and our view was great. We stayed here during the film festival --- probably a tough date to book - and it was interesting having the film stars here. O.K., that is the good news. We don't really know much about the property because of...

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maria-cristina-hotel, Director General at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian, responded to this review

Dear LostWanderluster, We are grateful for your support and do sincerely hope that we may continue to have the pleasure of your company in the future. Thank you for your time and hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you to The Maria Cristina during your next trip to San Sebastian. Best regards, Stijn Oyen General Manager

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2015

This has got to be one of the best Hotels I have ever stayed in. The service was outstanding from start to finish. We were fortunate enough to be upgraded to a suite which was amazing. The Hotel is beautifully located for the promenade and the old town but not too difficult to get to by car. We enjoyed a...

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maria-cristina-hotel, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian, responded to this review

Dear Kevin A, Customer care is amongst our highest priorities and it is always gratifying to receive such praise. We would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the service you received . Hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you to the Maria Cristina Hotel in the future. Best regards, Stijn...

Reviewed 18 September 2015

My family has stayed in this hotel 3 times and have not been disappointed ye! ,we are very experienced luxury travellers and this hotel still blows me away . Amazing room's ,comfy bed and good bar with the added bonus that they do allow dogs as week took are German shepherd twice with no issues at all . Could not...

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Beverly Hills, California
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I love the older grand hotels and this is one of the best, beautiful lobby, bar and restaurant. Patios overlooking the sea. Perhaps the best staff of anywhere I've stayed from the concierge to the doormen to the housekeeping staff. Many rooms have ocean view though it's not right on the water,it's about a block away. SanSebastian is a dream,...

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maria-cristina-hotel, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian, responded to this review

Dear Jacquking, How rewarding it's to read such nice comments, we would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the city, the hotel and the service you received. It is a pleasure to note that you have enjoyed your stay with us. We are grateful for your support, and would like to thank you,...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This is a luxurious hotel located centrally in San Sebastian. The concierge helped us get very difficult reservations at a small restaurant in Getaria. We made the pintxos crawl in the old town. You can walk there. Great food. The hotel has a great map for all the best pintxos places. It is not cheap but the service level is...

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maria-cristina-hotel, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian, responded to this review

Dear DonCornutt, How rewarding it's to read such nice comments, we would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the hotel and the service you received. Thank you for your time and hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you to The Maria Cristina in the future. Best regards, Stijn Oyen General...

Pelham, New York
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We stayed at the Maria Cristina for 3 nights in a Master Suite with our 2 kids in August 2015. This hotel is a true luxury hotel, newly renovated and fresh but also has a classic feel to it. The concierge staff is excellent and very responsive, they arranged and re-arranged multiple restaurant reservations, babysitters, and gave great advice on...

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maria-cristina-hotel, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian, responded to this review

Dear anna78, It was a pleasure to note how much you have enjoyed your stay with us. We were very glad to know how much important our Concierge team’s attitude was to having met your expectations and that they were able to offer you such an excellent image of our hotel’s name. Thank you once again for taking the time...

new york
Reviewed 9 September 2015

hotel is very nice. Elegant- historical and great location. We had a master suite with 2 rooms. Was a great set up with our 4 and 2 year old in tow. Restaurants are good- breakfast is nice and concierge is extremely helpful. I will say that they had an unexpected power outage that lasted several hours on a very hot...

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maria-cristina-hotel, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian, responded to this review

Dear scott g, It was a pleasure to note how much you have enjoyed your stay with us despite of the small minus mentioned. Thank you very much for sharing your experience with the social community and for recommending us. We are looking forward to welcoming you in the near future. Best regards, Stijn Oyen General Manager

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I am s seriously tough customer when it comes to hotels. This hotel is perfect. Perfect. Fantastic service and beautiful enormous rooms. It has the feel of the old European style hotels with understated elegance and class. The breakfast is unbelievable…a real full honeycomb, frozen blocks of ice cool the juices….omelettes etc. It's great. The Asian restaurant in the hotel...

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maria-cristina-hotel, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian, responded to this review

Dear Kathleen C, How rewarding it's to read such nice comments, we would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the hotel and the service you received. Making you feel welcome is amongst our highest priorities. It was a pleasure to note how much you have enjoyed your stay with us. To be qualified...

Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Faultless, the location is superb, the hotel is Devine, the staff outstanding, we stayed for 3 nights and it is shear luxury at a very reasonable price. Highly recommended, we had bed and breakfast, the rooms are luxurious and the breakfast was lovely with a great choice, the staff were a credit.

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maria-cristina-hotel, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian, responded to this review

Dear Glen39, How rewarding it's to read such nice comments, we would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the hotel and the service you received. Making you feel welcome is amongst our highest priorities. Thank you for your time and hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you to The Maria...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2015

We had a wonderful plush and spacious room. The first night we were there, it was the first time there was an all-night outdoor concert about 600 yards from the hotel property that lasted until 4 am. Our room was closest to the concert on the third floor. It was loud thumping music and I didn't sleep at all. I'm...

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Dear Linda K, We are happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay despite of the small minus mentioned. We would like to thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the hotel and the service you received. Thank you for your time and hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you to The...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Minibar
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Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Century of Elegance in San Sebastian - Since opening in 1912 the restored Hotel Maria Cristina has been closely linked to the history and cultural life of San Sebastian. The lavish Belle Epoque interior is filled with soaring columns, 19th-century portraits, rich silk brocades and glorious chandeliers making for a truly opulent experience.Experience gracious hospitality on a grand scale in the hotel's rooms and suites. Decorated in a sophisticated palette of greys and white, the rooms are a quiet haven of luxury. Style, technology and a dazzling range of services which combined make for an unforgettable stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian

Address: Paseo Republica Argentina, 4, 20004 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Guipuzcoa > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range: $344 - $1,217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian 5*
Number of rooms: 136
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