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Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 11 November 2015

We stayed at this hotel during our first visit to Spain. The weather was not cooperating, so having a luxurious room to come in from the rain was a pleasure. It is in a good location for walking along the sea. After a week of Tapas on our trip through Spain, Cafe Saigon located inside the hotel was a pleasant...

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

Dear MarianneFriedman, 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 your room wifi. We want to apologize for letting you down on this occasion. Please be assured, the issue raised has been addressed and appropriate action taken to prevent any guest being...

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 November 2015

The moment we walked into the lobby, after a long drive, we felt our blood pressure drop and a sense of relaxation take hold. From the moment the first words were spoken at the reception desk, we knew we would not have a care in the world staying at the Maria Cristina. We had a two-room junior suite overlooking the...

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

Dear Ryewit, 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...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

We had an excellent stay here. Beautiful building in excellent location. Staff friendly and helpful willing to go the extra bit to make sure you are comfortable. Gym in the basement is just for cardio. Bedroom a generous size with large bathroom with separate bath and shower and separate wc. Breakfast was excellent and served till 11 am. Bar serves...

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

Dear braycillian, It was a pleasure to note how much you have enjoyed your stay with us. 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

Macon, Georgia
Reviewed 8 November 2015

After leaving Madrid and the.noisy Hotel Regina we were so looking forward to some comfort at our next base of operation. The reception area is grand and we were welcomed from the moment we arrived. Our rooms were large, beautiful and when we arrived the frig we requested was already set up. Everything about the hotel was top notch. It...

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

Dear Merry122, Thank you for your very constructive and positive feedback. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay despite of the small minuses mentioned. Your comments are of the utmost importance, as they provide the necessary information that allows us to address situations and maintain or improve the quality of services for which we are recognised....

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I stayed in a premium deluxe room overlooking the river. The suite was comfortable and beautifully furnished. Great sleep quality. The hotel is simply magnificent with an older luxurious decor boasting beautiful chandeliers. Reception staff could not have been more helpful. There is a fantastic shop on the left hand side as you enter the hotel. It stocks various delicacies...

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

Dear RosB__11, 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...

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Great location, great staff. Great concierge (really, really great), nice room, very clean, great view. I would definitely recommend and I hope to be back soon! Didn't try too many facilities as my short stay didn't allow, but I'm sure they were all to the high standard of everything else. Did I mention how amazing the concierge is?!

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

Dear David W, 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...

Birmingham, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 3 November 2015

San Sebastian was the first stop for our vacation in Spain and we could not have been happier with this hotel. Our room was very large, beautifully decorated, and had a lovely view. The location was perfect - within easy walking distance of the beach and the old town for access to the many pintxos bars. We arrived at the...

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

Dear Fred G, It was a pleasure to note how much you have enjoyed your stay with us. 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

phil
Reviewed 2 November 2015

This is the hotel to stay in. I was a little worried because I generally prefer more boutique style, smaller, less "corporate" hotels. Though a Starwood property this hotel touched on all types of travelers, business and pleasure. We definitely fell into the pleasure category and it was the perfect pick. The positive reviews you read are dead on and...

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

Dear lily01, “¡Gracias!” or as we say in San Sebastian “Eskerrik asko”. Thank you very much for your nice comments. It was a pleasure to note how much you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you to the Maria Cristina Hotel in the future. Best regards, Stijn Oyen General Manager

Central Arizona, Arizona
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We just stayed two nights at this hotel and were truly impressed by the elegant public areas as well as the very large and elegantly decorated rooms. Our king size bed was very comfortable. The grey and white marble bathroom was very spacious and equally elegant. The hotel has a wonderful historic quality, yet was completely updated three years ago...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We loved our stay here. I believe we even got an upgrade because our room was absolutely huge with high ceilings and a balcony looking out towards the square. Modern decor that somehow fit in with the historic ambience of the Hotel. Breakfast was in a palatial hall with chandeliers - you really felt like you were in a Grande...

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • 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: €288 - €1,227 (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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