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This property is a 5-minute walk from the beach. This 5-star hotel is located opposite San Sebastian’s Victoria Eugenia Theater, 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 Center is 1,150 feet away. San Sebastián’s Old Town is 1,500 feet from María Cristina Hotel.

This is our guests' favorite part of San Sebastián, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 22, 2004
Hotel chain/brand: Luxury Collection

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of San Sebastián, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.8

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Buffet


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4 reasons to choose Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian

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  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Zurriola Beach

    Zurriola Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    1,150 feet from property
  • La Concha Beach

    La Concha Beach

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    1,500 feet from property
  • Santa Clara Island Beach

    Santa Clara Island Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    5,200 feet from property
  • Ondarreta Beach

    Ondarreta Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    5,250 feet from property
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Victoria Eugenia Theater
    0.1 miles
  • San Sebastián Tourist Office
    0.2 miles
  • Kresala Culture Association
    0.2 miles
  • San Ignacio Church
    0.3 miles
  • Calle Mayor
    0.3 miles
  • San Vicente Church
    0.3 miles
  • Mercado San Martin
    0.3 miles
  • San Sebastian City Hall
    0.3 miles
  • San Telmo Museum
    0.3 miles
  • Palacio Goikoa
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • La Concha Promenade
    0.6 miles
  • Santa Clara Island
    0.9 miles
  • Peine del Viento Sculptures
    1.3 miles
  • Monte Igueldo
    1.3 miles
  • Monte Igueldo Funicular
    1.3 miles
  • Pasaiako portua
    3.3 miles
  • Hendaye Train Station
    10 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Urumea
    0 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Zurriola Beach
    1,150 feet
  • La Concha Beach
    1,500 feet
  • Santa Clara Island Beach
    5,200 feet
  • Ondarreta Beach
    5,250 feet
  • Kalaburtza Hondartza
    3 miles
Closest Airports
  • San Sebastián Airport
    9.7 miles
  • Biarritz Airport
    25.1 miles
  • Pamplona Airport
    41.7 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Cafe Saigon

    Food: Asian

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Cooking class Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site Additional charge
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Windsurfing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 47.67 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Fitness
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
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House rules Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

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

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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.

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Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free
3+ years
Extra bed by request
€ 99 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Groups

When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

License number: H-SS-00002

Please note that guests must present the credit card used to make the reservation on arrival. If you are not the owner of the credit card used to make the reservation, please contact the property in advance.

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.

Please inform Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian

  • Check-in at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Parking garage
    • Electric vehicle charging station
    • Accessible parking

  • Guests staying at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Buffet

  • The nearest beach is 1,150 feet from Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian.

  • Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Windsurfing
    • Walking tours
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Horseback riding
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Fitness
    • Bar crawls
    • Bike tours
    • Cooking class

  • Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian has 1 restaurant:

    • Cafe Saigon

  • Room options at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family
    • Suite

  • Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian is 2,150 feet from the center of San Sebastián.

  • The prices at Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.