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Pension Ur-Alde

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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Toms River, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is centrally located in old town on a street with many tapas bars, shops, and the best churros & chocolate (@ Santa Lucia, you're welcome!). We tried to stay somewhere else but it was booked, but it was a happy outcome as this location was much closer to everything San Sebastian has to offer. The service here is...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello, Arriving to the office on Monday morning and to read that our guests like you consider us as a "Lovely hotel" it's the best start of the day we can have; Thank you. We always try to provide our clients a "wonderful service" with the cleaninf of the rooms, the mini fridge, etc... Refering to the noise if you...

London
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Aritz was very welcoming and gave us loads of local tips for eating & sightseeing in San Sebastián. The location of the pension, right in the middle of the old town, was perfect. The room was small but clean and well designed and equipped with everything we could need. We were even given a surprise bottle of wine as it...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for this nice review on Tripadvisor. As you mentioned we have a perfect location "right in the middle of the old town". We always try to offer our guests "excellent local advise". You will be more than welcome again next time. Best regards to both of you! Aritz Dendategi Manager Pension Ur-Alde

Reviewed 6 January 2017

Middle of the old town which I will recommend for drinkers who are looking for B&B. It is just steps away from your bars. The greatest part of this place is not only the venue, but the friendly staffs. They will guide you and give you very useful information. Restaurants, events, shopping places and so on. Because of their advice...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for this review on Tripadvisor. It's always nice to read that our guests considered us "Great" and it's also nice to know that thanks to our assistance you really enjoied your stay in San Sebastian. Refering to the Wifi, we need to inform you that we are already working on it and shortly we will have a...

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Loved my stay here, Very nice cute pension right in the heart of the old city with just 6 rooms or so, all nicely and individually decorated and, even if it´s in an old building, have all the modern standards of a good hotel, very clean and well-kept, my room also had a tiny balcony. The host Aritz is incredibly...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hi Sonja, It's really an honor you to describe us "A home away from home". That is one of our maximums. So thanks to you for your confidence on us. You will be very welcome for another "perfect short vacaction". Regards, Aritz Dendategi Manager Pension Ur-Alde

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 8 December 2016

First off, I booked this location at the last minute on hotels.com. I saw the pictures on line and view and thought, "well maybe it could be as nice as its presenting itself." So I booked it. I booked three rooms, one for my parents, one for my cousins and one for myself. As soon as I booked it, I...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello, I am honored to read this comment and that your thought: "well maybe it could be as nice as its presenting itself" became into "What a wonderfull surprise". I can not add much more... just thanks to you for coming here and we will continue doing all our best for our guests satisfaction. You will be very welcome again!...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It's usually a good start to stay somewhere when the host at the check-in desk spends 10-15 minutes chatting and providing tips and information about their town. The rooms are quite basic and small, but the nightly rate is very reasonable and besides, when in San Sebastian, you'll really only want to be in your hotel room to sleep. This...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello, First of all we want to thank your comments here on Tripadvisor. It's a great honour that you considered us as a "little gem". We always try to do our best. As you mentioned we are located just in the "heart of the old town" so that provides our guests also the oportunity to have a great experience. You...

melbourne
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Ur-Alde Pentsioa 9th September for 4 nights. What a gem of a place. On our arrival we were greeted by the lovely Cristina, who was very welcoming and took time to tell us about San Sebastián and gave us suggestions on where to dine. Our room was fantastic, well presented with contemporary style, shower...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello Mary & Chris, First I need to thanks to you for your confidence on us choosing us for your holidays in San Sebastian and aplying other people to do it so. For Cristina and me it's very pleasant to see how happy are our guests with our location, rooms and specially the wonderful hospitality. We try to do our...

chester
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I choose this hotel from the reviews already posted for a friends 50th and hoped it would live up to my expectations! It certainly did, the location was so perfect , right in the centre of the old town in the bustling streets with bars and shops!! The atmosphere here is second to none!! Lots of tapas bars to eat...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello Cathy and friends, I can not say much more on my reply, just; thanks to you and your confidence on us. We always try to do our best for the guests satisfaction and to know that we achieved it with you it's just "wonderful" also for us. You will be very welcome again to Pension Ur-Alde if you decide...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Situated right in the heart of the Old Town, Pension Ur Alde is a delight. The balcony of our room overlooked one of the main streets this provided marvellous insights into the seemingly endless local processions and celebrations. The manager Aritz was exceptionally friendly , thoughtful and provided local knowledge on the best places to go. He also provided us...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello, When you are managing an accomodation, what is really a "delight" is to read this kind of reviews; thank you for your confidence in Ur-Alde. Cristina and myself we always try to be involved on our guests needs on their holidays (mobile, fan...). As you mentioned, the "fabulous location" it's also very important because we are just in the...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic little hotel right in the heart of the old town. We stayed in two rooms - one double at the front overlooking the street and a second at the rear where our teenagers were in a twin. The rooms were clean and new with a good shower and WC. The hosts are present for much of...

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PENSIONUR-ALDE, Gerente at Pension Ur-Alde, responded to this review

Hello Alex B, Thank you for this review. Cristina & myself are happy to read that you consider us "a fantastic little hotel". As you mentioned we are in the heart of the old town alnd we always try the rooms to be in good conditions for our guest experiences. We really want to thank you for your confidence on...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Featuring rooms with balconies and free Wi-Fi, Pension Basic Confort is 5 minutes' walk from San Sebastian’s La Concha Beach. Situated in the Old Town, it is close to many pintxo bars and restaurants. Each attractive room at Pensión Basic Confort has decor based on a different city. There is a minibar, flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a hydromassage shower. The centre of San Sebastián is just 5 minutes’ walk from the guest house. San Telmo Museum, and the aquarium are within a 7-minute walk. You can walk to the Kursaal Congress Centre and Zurriola Beach in 10 minutes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pension Ur-Alde

Address: Puerto N. 17, 2, 20003 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Guipuzcoa > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range: €57 - €184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All the rooms are great, some come with ocean views though, ask for one of those.”
antoinette4444, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are themed we had the Provence Room”
sarahO290YK, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the Rio room. It is at the back of the hotel and there isn't a sound.”
JABDublin, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ask for the room facing Puerto street - it's pedestrianised”
  • can see the sea
  • towards one of the main squares
  • pedestrianised street of the old town
  • the opaque door is the toilet
  • multi headed shower
  • lovely beds
Bridgeybarnes, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Atlanta is the biggest room. It is modern and well appointed. Good shower too.”
Saussy, 14 May 2016 | Read review
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