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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...

Thank Somo66
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!!

Thank Victor C
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;...

1Thank 51KarenH
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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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Great base around a 15 minute walk to the centre of town along either the river or through pleasant streets of the new town, which means you get the chance to stumble across some hidden gems (bars and shops). It is true that the coach station used to be right next to the hotel but it has moved about 2...

1Thank Mark W
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights a few weeks ago, found the staff friends & welcoming, we had breakfast included & found it to be a good spread. The room was fine. The location was good, a walk into town can be made either by wandering along the river side or down other streets, either way is fine, we enjoyed both....

1Thank COLIN W
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Not a bad hotel about a mile away. Breakfast 18euro each a bit to dear to have every day better of spending your money in town .Rooms could do with coffee maker I think that why its 18 euro breakfast. would stay here again .and the bar was not that dear .

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Cuisines: European, Spanish
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Address: Plaza Pio XII 7, 20010 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Guipuzcoa > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range: ₹ 5,225 - ₹ 14,403 (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....”
 of 5 bubbles Somo66, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“i think all rooms have a view”
 of 5 bubbles hilarymcmenamin, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I would say ask for a higher level (we were on 7th floor) to get a good view of the river.”
 of 5 bubbles GallowgateLad, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If one of the end rooms with the bay window is available, it was very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles dyillinois, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the river for a view and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Ozgirl73, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
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