Hotel Sant Joan is a family-run hotel in the heart of Catalonia’s Costa Brava, surrounded by 1804 ft² of gardens. It features a hot tub and a outdoor swimming pool, open from June until October.

This renovated, 18th-century cottage building is located 2,950 feet from the beach in the historic area of San Joan de Palamós. The quiet Platja de Castell Beach is a 5-minute drive away.

Rooms at Hotel Sant Joan feature satellite TV, air conditioning, a safe and a private bathroom.

The hotel offers free Wi-Fi in public areas and also a computer for guest use. There is a free outdoor car park for up to 9 cars and a private garage, available at an extra cost.

The French border is 62 mi north of Hotel Sant Joan and the historic city of Girona is 28 mi away. Guests can visit the Fish Museum, Port and Fish Auction in Palamós.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Sant Joan has been welcoming guests since Dec 1, 2009

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

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

Breakfast Info

Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet

Private parking available


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Room Type
1 full bed
2 twin beds
2 full beds
1 twin bed
1 full bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beaches
  • Platja Gran de Palamos

    8.6 Excellent beach
    2,800 feet from property
  • Platja de les Pots

    8.6 Excellent beach
    3,200 feet from property
  • Cala de Morro del Vedell Beach

    8.1 Very good beach
    3,300 feet from property
  • Cala Margarida

    8.6 Excellent beach
    3,500 feet from property
  • Platja de la Fosca

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    3,500 feet from property
  • Platgeta de Sa Tamardia

    8.8 Excellent beach
    3,550 feet from property
  • Platja des Monestri

    8.5 Very good beach
    3,850 feet from property
  • Platja Sant Antoni

    8.7 Excellent beach
    4,950 feet from property
  • Cala S'Alguer Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • S'Alguer Petit Beach

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Platja de Castell

    8.9 Excellent beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Cala Foradada Beach

    8.9 Excellent beach
    1.6 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few minutes
  • Hi is it easy to walk to palamos for dinner? Thinking of 5 nights with you. U have place to store bikes ?
    Hi, we are in Palamos, just 600 meters away from he city center. The restaurants are at about 15-minute walk from the hotel. Bikes can be stored in the private garage, free of charge.
    Answered on 10 July 2022
  • Do u have bike hire
    We do not have this service but there is a company that does it. We call them and they bring the bikes to the hotel. Once in the hotel, they can be parked in our private car park for free.
    Answered on 2 June 2022
Hotel area info *
Amenities of Hotel Sant Joan
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Cleaning products
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Snorkeling Additional charge
  • Diving Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Windsurfing Off-site
  • Game room
  • Fishing
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs € 10 per day.
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Laptop safe
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Heated pool
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Spa
  • Solarium
Languages Spoken
  • Catalan
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

Hotel Sant Joan takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 10:00 PM


8:00 AM - 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.

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

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
€ 6 per child, per night

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Red 6000 UnionPay credit card Hotel Sant Joan accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests with heavy luggage are advised to take the entrance at the back of the hotel.

Please note the hotel offers nonsmoking rooms only.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

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

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

FAQs about Hotel Sant Joan

  • Check-in at Hotel Sant Joan is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Hotel Sant Joan is 2,150 feet from the center of Palamós.

  • Hotel Sant Joan offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Game room
    • Snorkeling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Windsurfing
    • Solarium
    • Bicycle rental
    • Open-air bath
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Swimming pool

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

  • The nearest beach is 2,800 feet from Hotel Sant Joan.

  • Room options at Hotel Sant Joan include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Family
    • Suite

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

  • Guests staying at Hotel Sant Joan can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.