The Best Hotels in San Sebastián

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best luxury and boutique hotels in San Sebastián for you below. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Akelarre - Relais & Châteaux

Rated 9.4 in 305 reviews

Offering a terrace and spa centre, Akelarre is situated in San Sebastián, 5 km from Calle Mayor. There are 2 restaurants… See more

Offering a terrace and spa centre, Akelarre is situated in San Sebastián, 5 km from Calle Mayor. There are 2 restaurants on site and one of them is awarded with 3 Michelin stars. Free private parking is available on site.

Each room at this hotel is air conditioned and has a flat-screen TV. Some rooms have a seating area where you can relax. All rooms come with a private bathroom fitted with a bath. Extras include bathrobes and slippers. Free WiFi is provided.

The suites include a walk-in closet and a private pool.

The Wellness & Spa center includes a pool with hydrotherapy circuit, Turkish bath, sauna and 3 cabins for treatments.

Other facilities include a wine cellar offering wine tasting for a surcharge.

The hotel also offers car hire. Victoria Eugenia Theatre is 5 km from Akelarre, while Kursaal is 5 km from the property. San Sebastián Airport is 21 km away.

Rooms from $331

Lasala Plaza Hotel

Rated 9.3 in 1594 reviews

Set in San Sebastián, Lasala Plaza Hotel is 80 metres from Calle Mayor, within the Old Town, and also 500 metres away… See more

Set in San Sebastián, Lasala Plaza Hotel is 80 metres from Calle Mayor, within the Old Town, and also 500 metres away from Victoria Eugenia Theatre. The property is a 7-minute walk from Kursaal and a 2-minute walk from La Concha promenade. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property.

The spacious and bright rooms feature modern décor. flat-screen TV, safe, minibar, air conditioning, and heating. The bathroom comes with free toiletries, radiant floor, bath or shower, and hairdryer.

Guests can enjoy a á la carte breakfast, and have lunch and dinner at the hotel's restaurant that serves Basque cuisine.

Speaking English, Spanish and French at the reception, staff are ready to help around the clock.

Located right on the Port of San Sebastian and the old town of the city.
San Sebastián Airport is 20 km away.

Rooms from $119

Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita

Rated 9.6 in 434 reviews

Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita in San Sebastián provides adults-only accommodation with a bar and a terrace. Among the… See more

Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita in San Sebastián provides adults-only accommodation with a bar and a terrace. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bath or shower. Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita provides certain rooms with sea views, and rooms are fitted with a coffee machine. At the accommodation each room is equipped with bed linen and towels.

Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita offers a continental or à la carte breakfast.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include La Concha Beach, Ondarreta Beach and Zurriola Beach. The nearest airport is San Sebastián, 22 km from Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $173

Hotel Arbaso

Rated 9.4 in 1594 reviews

Boasting a restaurant, free bikes as well as a bar, Arbaso Hotel is set in the San Sebastian City-Center of San… See more

Boasting a restaurant, free bikes as well as a bar, Arbaso Hotel is set in the San Sebastian City-Center of San Sebastián, 800 meters from Victoria Eugenia Theater. This 4-star hotel offers a concierge service and a tour desk. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk, room service and currency exchange for guests.

All guest rooms come with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kettle, a shower, a hairdryer and a desk. At the hotel the rooms are equipped with a wardrobe and a private bathroom.

A à la carte breakfast is available every morning at Arbaso Hotel.

The area is popular for cycling, and car hire is available at the accommodation.

Popular points of interest near Hotel Arbaso include Old Town, Kursaal Congress Center and Auditorium and La Concha promenade. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 21 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $106

Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra

Rated 8.9 in 3523 reviews

Overlooking La Concha Bay, this grand 19th-century building is set next to the beach, on San Sebastián’s seafront… See more

Overlooking La Concha Bay, this grand 19th-century building is set next to the beach, on San Sebastián’s seafront promenade. It offers discounted access to La Perla Spa and air-conditioned rooms with a private balcony.

Rooms at the Hotel Londres y de Inglaterra feature classical décor with features dating from the Belle Époque era. They are equipped with flat-screen satellite TV, Wi-Fi connection and a private bathroom.

Offering sea views, the hotel’s Mari Galant Brasserie serves traditional Basque food. The English-style Swing Bar serves cocktails and has a seafront terrace.

Staff at the Londres Hotel’s 24-hour reception can help to arrange guided tours, live shows and restaurant reservations. You can also hire a car from the front desk and the hotel offers private parking.

San Sebastián is famous for its food and the hotel is surrounded by good tapas restaurants. The Kursaal Convention Centre is around 15 minutes’ walk away, and you can walk to the old town in 5 minutes.

Rooms from $95

Hotel SANSEbay

Rated 8.9 in 1098 reviews

Hotel SANSEbay is situated in San Sebastián, in the old town, 91 metres from Calle Mayor and 250 metres from… See more

Hotel SANSEbay is situated in San Sebastián, in the old town, 91 metres from Calle Mayor and 250 metres from Constitución Plaza. Kursaal Congress Centre is a 12-minute walk from the hotel, while Victoria Eugenia Theatre is 800 metres away. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property.

Sea view hotel.

All units at the hotel feature a bright décor, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries and shower.
Some bedrooms have a terrace.

The apartments in hotel SANSEbay feature a kitchenette with a dining area.

Other shared facilities include a lounge and a bar, as well as free WiFi throughout the property.

Breakfast is available every morning at the property.

La Concha promenade is an 2-minute walk from Hotel SANSEbay. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 16 km from the property.

Rooms from $96

Catalonia Donosti

Rated 8.8 in 1974 reviews

Catalonia Donosti has a restaurant, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and bar in San Sebastián. Among the… See more

Catalonia Donosti has a restaurant, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and bar in San Sebastián. Among the facilities at this property are a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.

At the hotel, all rooms include a desk, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. Every room is equipped with a kettle, while selected rooms also offer a terrace and others also have sea views. All guest rooms at Catalonia Donosti feature air conditioning and a wardrobe.

A continental breakfast is available every morning at the accommodation.

Popular points of interest near Catalonia Donosti include La Concha Beach, Zurriola Beach and Ondarreta Beach. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 21 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $91

Zenit Convento San Martin

Rated 9.1 in 2288 reviews

Situated in San Sebastián, 150 metres from La Concha Beach, Zenit Convento San Martin features accommodation with a… See more

Situated in San Sebastián, 150 metres from La Concha Beach, Zenit Convento San Martin features accommodation with a restaurant, private parking, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and a bar. Among the facilities at this property are a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The hotel has family rooms.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a kettle, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. Zenit Convento San Martin offers some rooms that have a balcony, and every room is fitted with a coffee machine. At the accommodation rooms come with bed linen and towels.

Zenit Convento San Martin offers a continental or buffet breakfast.

The hotel offers a sun terrace.

Popular points of interest near Zenit Convento San Martin include Ondarreta Beach, Zurriola Beach and La Concha Promenade. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 21 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $84

Room Mate Gorka

Rated 9.1 in 1150 reviews

Boasting a fitness centre, bar and views of city, Room Mate Gorka is situated in San Sebastián, 300 metres from La… See more

Boasting a fitness centre, bar and views of city, Room Mate Gorka is situated in San Sebastián, 300 metres from La Concha Beach. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The hotel has family rooms.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a kettle, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. At Room Mate Gorka the rooms include bed linen and towels.

A buffet breakfast is available each morning at the accommodation.

Popular points of interest near Room Mate Gorka include Zurriola Beach, Santa Clara Island Beach and Victoria Eugenia Theatre. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 21 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $118

This 5-star hotel is located opposite San Sebastian’s Victoria Eugenia Theatre, with views over the Cantabrian Sea and… See more

This 5-star hotel is located opposite San Sebastian’s Victoria Eugenia Theatre, with views over the Cantabrian Sea and Urumea River. Dating from 1912, María Cristina Hotel offers elegant rooms with free WiFi.

The air-conditioned rooms include a flat-screen satellite TV. Their marble bathroom comes with a separate bath and rain-effect shower, bathrobe and slippers.

Breakfast is served daily at the Breakfast Restaurant. The DRY Martini cocktail bar serves a range of drinks.

Hotel Maria Cristina has hosted movie stars including Woody Allen and Elizabeth Taylor during the San Sebastián Film Festival, held every September.

The Kursaal Convention Centre is 350 metres away. San Sebastián’s Old Town is 450 metres from María Cristina Hotel.

Rooms from $257

Hotel Arima & Spa - Small Luxury Hotels

Rated 9.0 in 2396 reviews

Featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, Hotel Arima & Spa - Small Luxury Hotels is a Scandinavian-styled hotel located in San… See more

Featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, Hotel Arima & Spa - Small Luxury Hotels is a Scandinavian-styled hotel located in San Sebastian, within Guipuzkoa Technology Park, 850 metres from The Basque Culinari Center. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property and private parking is available on site for a fee.

EITB television is 650 metres from the hotel, while Donostia and Oncológico Hospitals are 1.2 km away. Estadio Anoeta is 3 km from the hotel.

Featuring a modern and stylish décor each room at this hotel is air conditioned and sound proofed. It comes with a flat-screen TV, a safe, and recycle bins. The private bathroom comes with free toiletries, bath or shower, and a hairdryer. Some units include a seating area.

Guest can enjoy a snack or a meal at Tilia Deli & Café. The spa has an infrared sauna and treatment area for guest to enjoy also available for a surcharge.

There is a 24-hour front desk at the property including a lounge area with a working space. Other services available for a surcharge include a electric-car charger, a shuttle service to the airport, and laundry services.

There is public transport nearby.

San Sebastian old town is 3.8 km from the hotel, while Victoria Eugenia Theatre is 3.8 km away. La Concha promenade is 3 km from Hotel Arima - Small Luxury Hotels. San Sebastian Airport is 21 km from the property.

Rooms from $146

Hotel Villa Soro

Rated 9.4 in 671 reviews

Hotel Villa Soro occupies 2 classical buildings, one of which was built in 1898 and is a Historical Heritage Building of… See more

Hotel Villa Soro occupies 2 classical buildings, one of which was built in 1898 and is a Historical Heritage Building of San Sebastian. Free WiFi is available.

All rooms include free water from the minibar. They each have a separate shower and bath. Rooms have luxury individual design, some including artwork from Jorge Oteiza. Room service is available, offering local dishes.

There is free private parking on site. Hotel Villa Soro is surrounded by trees and stately homes.

The hotel has a gym and offers free bicycles and beach towels. There are spacious lounges and a fireplace.

Zurriola Beach, the Kursaal Concert and Convention Centre and the old town are within a short walk.

Rooms from $100

Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián

Rated 9.0 in 1382 reviews

Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián has a restaurant, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and bar in San… See more

Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián has a restaurant, seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and bar in San Sebastián. Among the facilities at this property are a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Private parking is available on site.

Rooms are complete with a private bathroom, while some rooms at the hotel also boast a seating area.

Guests at Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián can enjoy a buffet breakfast.

The accommodation offers a sun terrace.

La Concha Promenade is 3 km from Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián, while Victoria Eugenia Theatre is 3.7 km from the property. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 16 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $71

One Shot Tabakalera House

Rated 8.4 in 1193 reviews

Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, One Shot Tabakalera House offers accommodation in the new International… See more

Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, One Shot Tabakalera House offers accommodation in the new International Centre for Contemporary Culture of San Sebastián.

The rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV. Some rooms feature a seating area for your convenience. Each room comes with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Guest can benefit from an exclusive sauna and fitness area. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property.

Kursaal is 900 metres from One Shot Tabakalera House, while Old Town is 900 metres away. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 15 km from the property.

Rooms from $72

Barceló Costa Vasca

Rated 8.4 in 3485 reviews

Barceló Costa Vasca is 450 metres from San Sebastián’s Ondarreta Beach, next to Miramar Palace and Gardens. Rooms at the… See more

Barceló Costa Vasca is 450 metres from San Sebastián’s Ondarreta Beach, next to Miramar Palace and Gardens.

Rooms at the Costa Vasca are bright and minimalist, with lots of natural light. All rooms include a minibar and a safe, while some rooms feature a private balcony.

The outdoor seasonal swimming pool is open during the summer months. The hotel’s Ulia restaurant serves Basque and international cuisine. B-lounge café-bar offers a relaxed atmosphere.

The historic centre of San Sebastián is just a 30-minute walk from the Hotel Costa Vasca. The city is surrounded by green hills, including Urgull and Ulia.

Rooms from $71