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Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dry bar”(35 reviews)
“beautiful hotel”(100 reviews)
“concierge staff”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Airport Transportation
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5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Maria Christina is just out of this world good. This was our second visit and it was every bit as good as we remembered - beautiful rooms, amazing service, little touches that make service just fantastic. I literally can’t wait to go back next...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Our family visits San Sebastian every August and after 4 consecutive years, Hotel Maria Cristina remains our all time favorite hotel. (What an outstanding way to use your Starwood points! And if not, book in advance, get the best rate you can, and enjoy your...More

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Response from maria-cristina-hotel, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San SebastianResponded 4 October 2017

Dear jigregor, “¡Gracias!” or as we say in San Sebastian “Eskerrik asko”. Thank you very much for your nice comments, they are greatly appreciated. Thank you for letting us know how impressed you were with the hotel, your room and the service you received. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was hesitant to give this hotel five stars but I ended up giving it because overall it is an excellent hotel. I am just too picky. I reserved through American Express platinum services, so upon check in, I was upgraded to a beautiful, spacious...More

Thank GoldAdvice
Response from HMCSS, Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San SebastianResponded 5 days ago

Dear GoldAdvice,, Thank you for having taken the time to write your comments about your stay at our hotel. We were sorry to learn of your concerns regarding the attentiveness at room service and concierge and we want to apologize that our service let you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a fantastic four day trip to this amazing city . We stayed at this beautiful luxurious hotel with a great location convenient for places of interests and restaurants The hotel was full of charm and service of the highest standard in particular...More

Thank stephenwilson
Response from HMCSS, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San SebastianResponded 5 days ago

Dear stephenwilson, How rewarding it is to read that your stay at Hotel Maria Cristina was "amazing". We are proud of your very positive comments on the hotel location, decoration and service provided by our associates. It has been a pleasure for me to share...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Really outstanding hotel across the board: great location to access the numerous San Sebastian attractions, lovely spacious rooms tastefully decorated, great amenities throughout, fabulous service, a great 7/24 well equipped gym, responsive and knowledgeable concierge (Edurne was delightful to mention just one). Price is high...More

Thank mojobabushka2018
Response from HMCSS, General Manager at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San SebastianResponded 5 days ago

Dear mojo2018zabivaka, Thank you very much for sharing your very positive experience of your stay at the Maria Cristina with the rest of the traveller´s community. It is a honor for us to read that the hotel location, and its facilities such as the rooms...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$301 - US$1,183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#1 Luxury Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#1 Family Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#1 On the Beach Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#1 Business Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$301 - US$1,183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#1 Luxury Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#1 Family Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#1 On the Beach Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#1 Business Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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dadintotravel
25 February 2018|
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Response from George W | Reviewed this property |
Well, we flew to Bilbao and then took the bus to San Sebastian. Terminal only a few blocks from the Christina, other side of the river.. Walked when we got there, took a cheap taxi to the terminal in the rain on the way... More
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bobed
17 April 2017|
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Response from KenVicLee | Reviewed this property |
Bobed, I am with everyone else. There is a wonderful restaurant in the hotel (in fact there is a cooking school in the hotel) but to enjoy San Sebastian you have to explore Old Town and enjoy the Basque version of tapas... More
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DuxTraveler
2 April 2017|
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Response from maria-cristina-hotel | Property representative |
Dear Jay, Thank you very much for your comment and for your interest in the Hotel Maria Cristina. We would like to inform you that if you would like to pay your stay with your SPG Points, that there are no additional taxes... More
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"Great view of the river, city, etc. Higher obviously better...."
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"As for a room with a view of the river and a little balcony! Heavenly."
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"Get a room with a river view"
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"ask for a room overlooking the river"
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