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Long Xuyen, Vietnam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was very clean and good, the breakfast standard hotel fare albeit overpriced, the staff excellent but the location is quite a long way from the old centre. Location is important and this hotel is quite a way from the railway and bus station now that the bus station has relocated. The hotel is fine but not the location.

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Calidad S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Silken Amara Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your stay, we are very sorry to read that the location of our hotel has not been comfortable .In spite of not being in the center, we think so we are well comunicated by bus, taxi or taking a pleasant walk but maybe you expected another location. Thank you for your review. Best...

Fladbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is perfectly located for exploring San Sebastian and is extremely comfortable as well as being beautifully decorated and furnished. From reception through to the rooms everything looks good, works well and makes you feel like you're in the lap of luxury. My stay here was paid for by my employer and I didn't get to see the price...

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Calidad S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Silken Amara Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andrew H, “¡Gracias!” or as we say in San Sebastian “Eskerrik asko”. Thank you very much for your nice comments. It is indeed rewarding to read that we fulfilled your expectation and that we've created good memories for you to bring back home. Hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you to the Amara Plaza Hotel in...

Deux-Sevres, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had 2 nights here. The hotel is very comfortable and clean. The staff are very friendly. Breakfast was just amazing! Fantastic choices. There is underground parking, easy to find and easy to use. It's about a 20 minute walk to the old town along the river.

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Calidad S, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Silken Amara Plaza Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ParisChristina, Thank you !! or as we say in San Sebastian “Eskerrik asko”. Thank you very much for your nice comments. It is indeed rewarding to read that we fulfilled your expectation and that we've created good memories for you to bring back home. Hope that we may have the pleasure of welcoming you to the Silken Amara Plaza...

France
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is the second time we have used this hotel and no doubt will use it again. The service, the cleanliness and the staff are excellent. We booked for six nights, covering the New Years Eve fete and had mistakenly booked a single room. Because the reception staff had noticed that we had booked for two people for the New...

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Estimada Valerie, Muchísimas gracias por su estancia , gracias por confiar nuevamente en el Hotel Silken Amar a Plaza. Su...

Santander, Spain
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The Amara is a very convenient hotel in San Sebastian....good parking and plenty of small cafes and bars close by...about a 10-15 minute walk to the beach through beautiful steets. The Hotel has good service, large rooms and friendly personal. We stayed 3 days with no problems. For "Internet Users" their "free internet" was poor at best. It's a public...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 22 November 2016

A comfortable room and I especially liked the two heavy doors to the bathroom and the corridor for good sound insulation. More hotels should do this. Also the variety offered by the buffet breakfast was most appreciated when staying a while a fixed menu can soon get tedious. This hotel is very handy for the University, but a good walk...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We were only here for 1 night but had a very pleasant stay. The room was very good and the staff were kind and helpful - in particular Esther/Esta who was EXCELLENT and she very kindly arranged to courier some clothes to the UK which the other half had forgotten in the wardrobe of our room! Gracias!!

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The Silken Amara Plaza hotel was an unexpected delight. Having read several reviews regarding the location being a little outside the "real action" of San Sebastian, we were pleased we stayed here as we got a taste of the "real San Sebastian" slightly away from the tourist strip. There are many excellent features to this hotel: great value for money;...

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Helsinki
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Rooms rather small with hotel furniture, bathroom etc basic, the free WiFi very, very slow. Hotel about 2 km from downtown but a good bus, nr: 28, makes a fast connection. Reseption and ber personnel very friendly, we got 2 free ticket for Goggenheim in Bilbao which was our next stop.

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

A very nice property with a friendly staff. Its about a 30 minute walk to the old quarter where all the good restaurants are located, but its a nice walk along the river or through new town streets. The room was well appointed, bed was comfortable and the bathroom was modern. My only disappointment was the walls and floors were...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Restaurante hotel Silken Amara Plaza
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Cuisines: European, Spanish
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Silken Amara Plaza Hotel

Address: Plaza Pio XII 7, 20010 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Guipuzcoa > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range: ₹ 5,084 - ₹ 15,958 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Silken Amara Plaza Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 162
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#7 Luxury Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#9 Business Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
#9 Romantic Hotel in San Sebastian - Donostia
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“WE were on the 8th floor with great views....higher better....”
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“I would say ask for a higher level (we were on 7th floor) to get a good view of the river.”
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“If one of the end rooms with the bay window is available, it was very nice.”
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“Ask for a room facing the river for a view and quiet.”
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