This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. The Gran Hotel Victoria is located between Santander's Gran Casino and the Magdalena Palace, just 350 feet from Sardinero Beach. All rooms have free Wi-Fi and private balconies, most of which have sea views.

Each room at the Gran Hotel Victoria is decorated with soft colors and has hardwood floors. The rooms include a minibar, a safe and a private bathroom with toiletries and a hairdryer.

The Gran Hotel’s restaurant serves traditional dishes made from local produce, including fresh Cantabrian seafood. Meals can be eaten outside on the terrace.

Gran Hotel Victoria is a 20-minute walk from the center of Santander and 2 miles from the city’s ferry port. Regular bus services stop near the hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Gran Hotel Victoria has been welcoming guests since Feb 5, 2006

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Breakfast Info


Private parking at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose Gran Hotel Victoria

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Playa El Sardinero I

    Playa El Sardinero I

    9.0 Wonderful beach
    450 feet from property
  • Playa El Camello

    8.6 Excellent beach
    500 feet from property
  • Playa Los Peligros

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1,200 feet from property
  • Playa La Magdalena

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1,600 feet from property
  • Playa El Sardinero II

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    1,950 feet from property
  • Bikini Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    2,400 feet from property
  • Playa del Puntal

    8.8 Excellent beach
    4,250 feet from property
  • Playa de Los Molinucos

    8.8 Excellent beach
    5,050 feet from property
  • Playa de Mataleñas

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • El Rostro Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Somo Beach

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    1.7 miles from property
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • El Sardinero Casino
    0.2 miles
  • Peninsula of Magdalena
    0.6 miles
  • Magdalena Palace
    0.6 miles
  • Playa de El Puntal
    0.7 miles
  • El Sardinero Beach
    0.7 miles
  • Menéndez Pelayo International University
    0.8 miles
  • Puerto Chico
    0.8 miles
  • El Sardinero Stadium
    0.9 miles
  • Matalenas Park
    1 miles
  • Campo Municipal de Golf Matalenas
    1.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Mataleñas Golf Course
    1.2 miles
  • University of Cantabria
    1.3 miles
  • Plaza Pombo
    1.3 miles
  • Cabo Mayor Park
    1.4 miles
  • Santander Cathedral
    1.6 miles
  • Santander Port
    1.6 miles
  • Menendez Pelayo Library
    1.8 miles
  • Langre Beach
    2.2 miles
  • Portio Beach
    7.6 miles
  • Golf Abra del Pas
    9.2 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Playa El Sardinero I
    450 feet
  • Playa El Camello
    500 feet
  • Playa Los Peligros
    1,200 feet
  • Playa La Magdalena
    1,600 feet
  • Playa El Sardinero II
    1,950 feet
Closest Airports
  • Santander Airport
    3.7 miles
  • Bilbao Airport
    45.2 miles
Amenities of Gran Hotel Victoria
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Beach
  • Playground
  • Casino
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 20 per day.
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Babysitting/Child services
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

House rules Gran Hotel Victoria takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Red 6000 Diners Club American Express Gran Hotel Victoria accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

License number: G5427

FAQs about Gran Hotel Victoria

  • Gran Hotel Victoria offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Playground
    • Casino
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Beach

  • Check-in at Gran Hotel Victoria is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Gran Hotel Victoria is 1.7 miles from the center of Santander.

  • The nearest beach is 500 feet from Gran Hotel Victoria.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Gran Hotel Victoria by:

    • Taxi 20min

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Gran Hotel Victoria on this page.

  • The prices at Gran Hotel Victoria may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Gran Hotel Victoria can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Room options at Gran Hotel Victoria include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Suite
    • Triple
    • Family
    • Double
    • Single