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Pays de la Loire, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although a nice hotel, the thing that let it down was the breakfast. The continental breakfast looked quite nice, but the cooked breakfast was well below average. The fried eggs looked as though they had been fried hours before. They were hard, cold and stuck to the serving dish. The bacon also looked as though it had been cooked well...

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Bcostavasca, General Manager at Barcelo Costa Vasca, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are sincerely grateful for the time you spent to share your comments on your recent stay in our Barceló Costa Vasca hotel, your detailed review will certainly assist in order to keep on improving the quality of our services for our valued guests. Thank you for your insights regarding our buffets, although we lament reading that we...

Lisle, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent 2 days over Xmas here. We were fortified each morning by a full English breakfast served by a super efficient staff. 17€ a head but worth it. You can not fault the hotel.It is spotless,has very comfortable beds, & a choice of pillows. The maid cleaned the room whilst we were at breakfast. Of the 4 hotels we stayed...

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Bcostavasca, General Manager at Barcelo Costa Vasca, responded to this review

Dear guest, Firstly we would like to thank you for the lovely review you shared following your recent visit to our Barceló hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your holiday expectations. We also would like to thank you for pointing out the good value for money of our hotel as we always strive to...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pleased with our family stay .. Sparkling wine on arrival .. Given a corner suite which was better than interconnecting rooms. Great walk to town .. Shortcuts available, which made the journey interesting. Disappointed that as foreign visitors we didn't know the city (including hotel) shuts down for meals on Christmas Eve/ day, with only room service available. Also...

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Dear Ian, Thank you very much for sharing this great review of your recent stay at our hotel. We are thrilled that you a enjoyed your stay and certainly agree that our dedicated staff plays a key role to our guests' overall experience. The entire team works very hard to ensure that we deliver a high standard of service and...

Reviewed 16 December 2016

This is really a comfortable hotel but a little expensive. The breakfast is not included and ridiculously expensive as well. The hotel has a free shuttle to the beach, the drivers are really polite. Swimming pool is really nice. the Wifi wasn't good enough. The connection was bad.

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Dear guest, Thank you very much for the time you spent to share your personal impressions of your stay at our hotel. We always welcome feedback, as it allows us to continually improve the experience we create for our guests. The access to our Wifi service may be slower during peak hours when many guests login to our network, nevertheless...

Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel gives a general view of San Sebastian: it is very beautiful but veryyy expensive. I think it is without a doubt the most expensive city in Spain. People are very nice though. I have stayed in similar hotels for quite less, and better service than the one we received here.

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Dear Ms. Laura, Firstly we would like to thank you for taking the time to share your impressions regarding your recent stay at our hotel. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and improve upon the service that we provide to our guests. Please rest assured we have taken good note of your...

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Barcelona Costa Vasca when we visited San Sebastián. Located a short drive (or 15 minute walk) from the heart of San Sebastián action, Barcelo Costa Vasca isn't quite in the center of it all. But it's close enough. The particular hotel room we were given had a smaller footprint, a 30" tv, a hot pot, a mini...

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Dear Mr. Bernard, Thank you very much for sharing this great review of your recent stay at our hotel. We are thrilled that you a enjoyed your stay and certainly agree that our dedicated staff plays a key role to our guests' overall experience. The entire team works very hard to ensure that we deliver a high standard of service...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Be prepared to walk long distances if you stay here as the hotel is in a residential neighborhood and is a long way from the old town where all of the shops, restaurants and bars are located. There is no outlook and the staff are surly and act like they don't like working there. Hotel was a massive disappointment at...

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Dear guest, Our guests' comments provide us with an opportunity to see our hotel through their eyes giving us insight into any service that may have room for improvement to enhance our future guests' stay among us, therefore we are grateful for the time you spent to share a review of your personal experience in the hotel. We understand that...

Monroe, New Jersey
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were very pleasantly surprised by this hotel, the rooms were so reasonably priced but were a nice size and included a balcony! The hotel is very clean and inviting, reception had champagne ready to welcome us upon check-in, and the bar and café area is a great spot for breakfast or a late night drink. The #16 bus stops...

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Dear guest, We greatly appreciate the time you spent to share your recent stay experience at our Barceló Costa Vasca hotel and we thank you for your kind recommendation to Tripadvisor’s readers . Moreover we thank you for your wonderful comments on service which of course have been shared with the entire team. It is always a great source of...

Ulm, Germany
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I stayed here for three nights and I have to say that I enjoyed the hotel. Staff was friendly and helpful, the room very modern and the location good for my purposes.I would certainly consider coming back here again.

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Dear guest, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay in our hotel. It is wonderful to hear we were able to make your stay special from the moment you arrived until the moment you departed. We also appreciate your kind words for our staff, their kindness and helpfulness being undoubtedly one of our hotel's main assets we will definitely congratulate...

Reviewed 23 October 2016

I'll start by saying that if you're not a fan of walking and discovering a city then maybe Barcelo Costa Vasca isn't for you. I on the other hand enjoy the 20 or so minute walk along the coast to the old town. If you want to get to the there quicker the hotel does offer a free shuttle service....

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Dear guest, Thank you for the time you spent to share your feedback on your recent stay at our hotel, to be considered as one of the best hotels you stayed at is certainly high praise. We sincerely regret reading that our location did not meet your expectations although it offers La Concha beach all in walking distance or swift...

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Barcelo Costa Vasca

Address: 15 Avenida Pio Baroja, 20008 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Guipuzcoa > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range: $94 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Barcelo Costa Vasca 4*
Number of rooms: 203
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Also Known As:
Barcelo Costa Vasca Hotel San Sebastian - Donostia
Barcelo San Sebastián Donostia
Barcelo Hotel Costa Vasca
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#4 Green Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#6 Luxury Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#6 Business Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#7 Romantic Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#10 Family Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
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“Best at the back”
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