The Best Hotels in San Sebastián

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and most charming hotels in San Sebastián. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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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 $236

Hotel Arbaso

Rated 9.3 in 2292 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 $111

Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita

Rated 9.6 in 911 reviews

Facing the beachfront, Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita offers 4-star accommodation in San Sebastián and features a… See more

Facing the beachfront, Hotel Boutique Villa Favorita offers 4-star accommodation in San Sebastián and features a terrace, restaurant and bar. The property is around 600 metres from La Concha Promenade, 800 metres from Calle Mayor and 1.1 km from Victoria Eugenia Theatre. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

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

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

Rooms from $195

Lasala Plaza Hotel

Rated 9.3 in 1645 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 $122

Akelarre - Relais & Châteaux

Rated 9.4 in 326 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 has sea view and 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 $386

Catalonia Donosti

Rated 8.8 in 3639 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, Ondarreta Beach and Zurriola Beach. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 22 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $98

Hotel de Londres y de Inglaterra

Rated 9.0 in 4986 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 $93

Hotel Villa Soro

Rated 9.5 in 1284 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 a private parking with extra charge 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 $106

Zenit Convento San Martin

Rated 9.1 in 4043 reviews

Situated in San Sebastián, 500 metres from La Concha Beach, Zenit Convento San Martin features accommodation with a… See more

Situated in San Sebastián, 500 metres from La Concha Beach, Zenit Convento San Martin features accommodation with a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, private parking, a fitness centre and a terrace. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, room service and a 24-hour front desk, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The property is 300 metres from the city centre and 1.2 km from Ondarreta Beach.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a coffee machine, 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 kettle. At the accommodation rooms come with bed linen and towels.

A buffet breakfast is available each morning at Zenit Convento San Martin.

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

Rooms from $86

Hotel SANSEbay

Rated 9.0 in 1820 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 $88

Room Mate Gorka

Rated 9.1 in 1698 reviews

Ideally situated in San Sebastián, Room Mate Gorka features air-conditioned rooms, a fitness centre, free WiFi and a… See more

Ideally situated in San Sebastián, Room Mate Gorka features air-conditioned rooms, a fitness centre, free WiFi and a restaurant. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. Guests can make use of a bar.

At the hotel, the rooms include a desk, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. Each room comes with a safety deposit box, while some rooms are fitted with a balcony and others also feature city views. All rooms will provide guests with a wardrobe and a kettle.

Guests at Room Mate Gorka can enjoy a buffet breakfast.

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

Rooms from $125

Boutique Hotel Mendi Argia

Rated 8.5 in 301 reviews

Set in San Sebastián, less than 1 km from Zurriola Beach, Boutique Hotel Mendi Argia offers accommodation with a… See more

Set in San Sebastián, less than 1 km from Zurriola Beach, Boutique Hotel Mendi Argia offers accommodation with a restaurant, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and a garden. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with a terrace.

The air-conditioned rooms provide a mountain view and come with a wardrobe and free WiFi.

At the hotel, every room has a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Guests at Boutique Hotel Mendi Argia can enjoy a buffet breakfast.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Kursaal Congress Centre and Auditorium, Victoria Eugenia Theatre and Calle Mayor. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 14 km from Boutique Hotel Mendi Argia.

Please note that it is mandatory that the guest provides us with the following information for security and billing purposes at the time of booking:

-Full name
-ID number or passport or DNI number
-Address
-Country

Rooms from $194

Hotel Atari

Rated 8.8 in 1211 reviews

Hotel Atari features a shared lounge, terrace, a restaurant and bar in San Sebastián. With free WiFi, this 4-star hotel… See more

Hotel Atari features a shared lounge, terrace, a restaurant and bar in San Sebastián. With free WiFi, this 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. The property is non-smoking and is set 300 metres from La Concha Beach.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a coffee machine, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a bidet. Each room includes a kettle, while certain rooms will provide you with a balcony and others also provide guests with city views. At Hotel Atari every room includes bed linen and towels.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Zurriola Beach, Santa Clara Island Beach and Calle Mayor. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 21 km from Hotel Atari.

Rooms from $128

Mercure Monte Igueldo

Rated 8.2 in 2761 reviews

The Mercure Monte Igueldo has a picturesque setting on Mount Igueldo, offering impressive views of San Sebastian Bay… See more

The Mercure Monte Igueldo has a picturesque setting on Mount Igueldo, offering impressive views of San Sebastian Bay. This hotel features an outdoor pool open during the summer season.

The Mercure Monte has attractive, classic décor and its spacious rooms offer views of either the Bay of Biscay, or of San Sebastian city. Each room has satellite TV and a minibar. Some rooms have a private balcony.

El Torreón Restaurant serves a selection of gourmet cuisine and traditional Basque dishes. Guests can enjoy a drink or light meal in the bar or coffee shop.

The Igueldo is located next to San Sebastian’s old lighthouse and from here you can take a cable car to Playa de la Concha Beach. The city centre is just 1.8 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $119

Nobu Hotel San Sebastián

Rated 8.5 in 34 reviews

Located in San Sebastián, 500 metres from Ondarreta Beach, Nobu Hotel San Sebastián provides accommodation with a… See more

Located in San Sebastián, 500 metres from Ondarreta Beach, Nobu Hotel San Sebastián provides accommodation with a fitness centre, private parking, a terrace and a restaurant. This 5-star hotel offers a bar. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

Each room has air conditioning, and certain rooms at the hotel have a balcony. Guest rooms include a safety deposit box.

Breakfast is available daily, and includes à la carte, continental and Italian options.

Popular points of interest near Nobu Hotel San Sebastián include La Concha Beach, La Concha Promenade and Calle Mayor. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 22 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $365

Hotel Arima & Spa - Small Luxury Hotels

Rated 9.1 in 2954 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 $98

Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián

Rated 9.0 in 4079 reviews

Situated in San Sebastián, 5.7 km from Victoria Eugenia Theatre, Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián features accommodation… See more

Situated in San Sebastián, 5.7 km from Victoria Eugenia Theatre, Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián features accommodation with a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, private parking, a fitness centre and a garden. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, room service and a 24-hour front desk, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can make use of a bar.

At the hotel, rooms are fitted with a desk. Complete with a private bathroom fitted with a shower and free toiletries, the rooms at Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián have a flat-screen TV and air conditioning, and certain rooms are equipped with a terrace. All guest rooms have a safety deposit box.

La Concha Promenade is 5.7 km from the accommodation, while Calle Mayor is 6 km from the property. The nearest airport is San Sebastián Airport, 20 km from Hotel Tres Reyes San Sebastián.

Rooms from $75

Villa Eugenia Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.2 in 2141 reviews

Boasting a garden, Hotel Villa Eugenia is set in San Sebastián in the Basque Country region, 1.3 km from Kursaal… See more

Boasting a garden, Hotel Villa Eugenia is set in San Sebastián in the Basque Country region, 1.3 km from Kursaal Congress Centre and Auditorium and 1.9 km from Victoria Eugenia Theatre. Featuring a seasonal heated swimming pool, the 3-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with a private bathroom. The hotel has family rooms.

At the hotel, all rooms include a bathroom with rain shower and a flat-screen TV. All guest rooms feature wardrobe, minibar and safe.

Guests at Hotel Villa Eugenia can enjoy a buffet breakfast.

The accommodation offers a sun terrace and a private parking.

Popular points of interest near Hotel Villa Eugenia include Calle Mayor, San Sebastian Bus Station and Buen Pastor Cathedral. The nearest airport is San Sebastián, 19 km from the hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

The accommodation offers a sun terrace and a private parking with some electric charging stations (subject to availability)

Rooms from $69

Bidaia Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.2 in 1455 reviews

Bidaia Boutique Hotel in San Sebastián has a garden and a terrace. Bidaia Boutique Hotel also provides guests with a… See more

Bidaia Boutique Hotel in San Sebastián has a garden and a terrace. Bidaia Boutique Hotel also provides guests with a restaurant. Guests can make use of a bar.

Old Town is 2.3 km from the hotel, while Victoria Eugenia Theatre is 2.5 km away. The nearest airport is San Sebastián, 19 km from Bidaia Boutique Hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $88

One Shot Tabakalera House

Rated 8.2 in 1714 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 $74