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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This htel is well appointed, well a untrained and only a stroll from the fabulous beach. The garden area was great to go back to and relax and the balconies from the rooms were by and large very bid with fantastic views. Would certainly return

Thank Tom H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Arrived late afternoon. Receptionist very friendly and helpful. Hotel is second line from beach. Our room had view over buildings to sea with a large terrace. Bedroom was excellent and modern. Hotel grounds are well kept with plenty seating available. Car parking is available in garage at 15 euros. Beach other side of promenade is very clean and shelves gently... More 

Thank atb17
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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The check in was quick and the garage which cost 15 euros meant the car which was loaded was safe .our room was a pleasant suprise was large with huge double bed deck fridge also chair and sofa with plenty of wardrobe space ,the bathroom had a spar bath everything was clean and bright with a large balcony .all the... More 

Thank Angela B
Polmont, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night. Seamless check in. Parking available at 15 euros but it is off street and secure.room lovely , very clean, balcony, looked to have been recently refurbished. Bathroom good size and big bath was a luxury. Patio door onto balcony bit stiff & didn't lock - so bit insecure as our balcony could be accessed from all the... More 

Thank Jo62Bloggs
Devon UK.
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13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

A modern corner balcony suit. Very happy. The front desk very helpful, advised on tours. Breakfast was very good. We found all the staff very helpful. We found the area quiet and easy to find. We were glad we had a car as the hotel is a short distance from Santander.

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Mendoza, Argentina
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64 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This hotel is in a perfect location to enjoy the beach at El Sardinero. One block off the main street, the hotel has ocean views from some of the balconies. The room was very clean and tidy. The bed was comfortable.The room was a bit small, but not uncomfortably so. There is parking at the facility that cost 15 euros... More 

Thank Fiona M
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The hotel Victoria makes a good stopover in Santander before catching the ferry back to England. The secure parking is safe and covered so the car keeps cool if you have any perishables inside. We opted for the top floor junior suite which had a lovely terrace overlooking the bay. The restaurant serves lovely food but unfortunately was very quiet... More 

1 Thank plantsman_10
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful hotel, room spacious and spotlessly clean. Great location, 5 minutes from the beach. All the staff were polite and very helpful. We asked to move to a room with a larger terrace and they were more than happy to do so at no extra cost. We ate in the restaurant, the food and service were both excellent, very reasonably... More 

2 Thank IannAmanda
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37 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This hotel is a good place to stay whether you want to explore Santander and Sardinero, take long walks along the sea and lovely parks, hike up to the Cabo Mayor or Palacio de Magdalena (aga Gran hotel=telenovela) or just lay in a sun on beautifully kept, tidy beaches – many of them. Town centre is easily accessed by local... More 

Thank Arja B
Waasmunster, Belgium
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4 reviews
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Very good hotel, with a lot of parking space in the surrounding area (free of P ticket). The direct neighborhood is quite but the beaches in the area are excellent, very tidy and nice, very 'white' even. The hotel is perfect to relax and to start your trips to other locations in the area of Santander and even Bilbao. The... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Gran Hotel Victoria

Address: Calle Maria Luisa Pelayo 38 | El Sardinero, 39005 Santander, Spain
Region: Spain > Cantabria > Santander
Price Range: €52 - €170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gran Hotel Victoria 4*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Gran Hotel Santander
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Santander
#6 Romantic Hotel in Santander
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Request front facing upper rooms for superb sea views”
 of 5 bubbles 16tomh16, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Most higher level rooms have sea view”
 of 5 bubbles atb17, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were high up and had good sea views. Room 507.”
 of 5 bubbles Southwesttourers, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Top floor junior suite best for the view”
 of 5 bubbles plantsman_10, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“view on the sea, is a 'must ask' option.”
 of 5 bubbles Pascal_BE, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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