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+ very nice staff. VERY NICE !
- small room for 2+1 bed - but very cosy (we did not visit Santander to stay in our room)
+ public parking + bus stop just in front of hotel
- no real hotel bar (no... more
Reviewed 31 August 2017
Nice hotel, close to the port
Nice and tidy hotel by the Santander seafront.
5 minutes walk from the restaurant quarters.
No restaurant in the hotel.
Convenient parking in the underground garage with stairs coming up in front of... more
It is in the middle of the city with an underground parking. The rooms are spacious , confortable and modern. A good breakfast and all that a competitive price. The service is very good and done with... more
Reviewed 7 November 2017
Lovely hotel in great location
This is a great place to base yourself from for discovering Santander. Location was brilliant, very central. Staff were very nice and helpful, hotel is very clean and room was lovely. I would... more
Situated close to the casino and the beach, but a good walk or short bus-ride from the centre. This is a well equipped high level hotel, in a pleasant area - with several bars and restaurants close... more
Reviewed 15 December 2017
Slightly dated but functional 4* hotel
We stayed as part of a big group. The hotel itself is well run, and the rooms comfy. They are, however, not at all soundproof. It is very close to the beautiful beach, and breakfast had a wide... more
I stayed here with a friend, before catching the ferry back to Portsmouth. It was a lovely hotel in general, room was nice and big enough for the two of us, had a nice bathroom and balcony to sit out... more
Reviewed 22 September 2017
Hit and miss
We were 'welcomed' by a very brusque Front Desk gentleman whose only words were 'Passport, Credit card' - whatever happened to' Buenos dias and your name is....' I have no idea. We never saw him... more
Stayed five days with my wife in September and really could not fault anything, except that the terrace is a little shabby and not utilised that much. No problem for us!
Our junior suite was... more
Reviewed 11 September 2017
Well this will be our second day in this hotel and the staff have been good considering that we do not have a good grasp of the Spanish language, their staff have been polite and helpful and have... more
Great breakfast, comfortable rooms, specially with the view. Very thoughtful staff. Hotel is very well decorated, clean and beautiful. I have nothing to complain, it was all perfect. Also loved the... more
Reviewed 1 week ago
excellent hotel - excellent staff
The staff were excellent. The breakfast lady, the reception staff and housekeeping were all friendly and helpful. The hotel was clean, modern and well decorated. The room had an excellent view and... more
We always stay at the Bahia when we take the ferry to and from Santander. The hotel is very well located being about 100 meters from the town with views either of the sea and ferry port or the town... more
Reviewed 1 week ago
Really nice hotel close tonight water and town
I would definitely recommend this hotel the price was very reasonable the room was clean and well fitted and quiet.
The hotel is very close to the Art Gallery Centro Botin and the water it’s also... more
A small and friendly hotel in Santander. Good position very near ferry port and city. Nice people running the place who are very helpful. A clean and good value basic hotel. Good breakfasts... more
Reviewed 29 August 2017
Ideal hotel for a city break.
I stayed here for 4 nights on a city break with my husband .The location is excellent for exploring the city,and being adjacent to the bus station and train station makes it easy to travel further... more
After having visited the Parador of Baiona it was a great relief to come to the Grand Hotel Sardinero.
Reception staff was very friendly and attentive and spoke very good English.
Luggage was... more
Reviewed 1 November 2017
Great location, nice place!
The location of this hotel is great! The hotel is nice too and looks lovely! We had a nice stay here, but really we were never in the Hotel so really it was spoilt on us. The room was pricey sadly... more
We booked via booking.com. the room was massive with the children on a sofa bed that turned into 2 singles whilst we had a Jacuzzi in our room.. the view though was the back of a leisure centre plus... more
Reviewed 27 May 2017
Not What you Think...
Currently staying at the property, we booked a four star property with outdoor pool.
The pool is next door, a local Council pool
TV has no English language channels
Balcony has no furniture at... more
Here for two nights with the kids so booked two rooms here. We are on the 5th floor and fortunate the kids are not too far away but I recommend clarifying that as I wouldn't want them on a different... more
Reviewed 27 November 2017
Very noisy and very basic
- VERY noisy - a lot of young people and there was 24/7 noise (music playing, TVs, talking) and slept very badly due to this. Noise from the floor above was horrendous... more
I really enjoyed staying here! Nice room and very clean! It is true that they are pretty small but it does not matter!
Great hotel, great staff and great location!
It was a nice surprise in Santander! more
Reviewed 24 October 2017
Very bad experience
The hotel looks very nice, but the room we are living in this hotel does not match the standard of 3 stars. The room is very small, you do not have a place to put things in because there is a small... more
Spotless, very modern hotel with friendly staff. Our room was well furnished and had a good wi-fi connection. Buffet breakfast more than adequate and even a cooked breakfast can be ordered. Dinner... more
Reviewed 25 September 2017
We've stayed here many times. Staff are helpful and welcoming. Rooms although not spacious are well equipped and modern. Just a ten minute stroll from the bars restaurants and cafés of Santander.
Brilliant apartment with sofa bed and small kitchen right next door to the Casino and the Sardinero beach. Excellent value, lovely staff and just opposite the Tourist Bus stop. This is a really... more
Reviewed 16 November 2017
Excellent place to stay
I have no hesitation in recommending Hotel Apartamentos Don Carlos as a fantastic place to stay when visiting Santander
"Limited housekeeping" which was listed in the itinerary included fresh towels... more
This hotel is not easy to find - our satnav struggled - but is worth the effort. It is based at a training college for the catering industry and apparently does good food when in term time... more
Reviewed 7 November 2017
4th stay - always good, I would recommend but dont want everyone to know!!!!
We always get a room on 1st floor, there is a lift if needed, rooms overlook gardens, many have access to communal outside patio space, tables and chairs. Rooms comfy and warm. They are pretty clean... more
I stayed in the hotel en route between Burgos and Santander Airport. It served the purpose of an overnight stop, Located in an industrial/business park and a 45 minute walk or €7 euro taxi, it... more
Reviewed 28 July 2017
Average hotel to spend one night
The hotel is located in an industrial area. The hotel is dull with no personality, looking more like an army barrack than a hotel. Everything in this hotel is average, room, bathroom, breakfast. The... more
We needed a stop over in Santander as our ferry could not leave due to the weather conditions. This fitted the bill perfectly and we were extremely lucky to find it. Really good accommodation right... more
Reviewed 24 November 2017
If you are looking for a "no-frills" place to stay, this place is highly recommended. Although providing basic lodging, it is nevertheless perfect in terms of location, cleanliness and security of... more
Hostal la torre is a budget alternative for traveling to Santander. It is located near the beach and has comfortable beds. It fits the basic needs and is therefore good for elderly people. For... more
Reviewed 8 August 2013
Budget hotel within easy reach of the seafront.
We stayed here for two nights before driving down to Madrid and Alcaniz. The room was pleasant and with a bar at the foot of the stairs where we ate a simple breakfast next morning. There was a... more
I got into Santander Sunday lunchtime and after checking out the ferry terminal I saw the Hotel Pinamar across the traffic light junction so pulled over and got a room. Its handy for the ferry, its... more
Reviewed 6 November 2017
Just outside the Brittany Ferry terminal dock gate
This hotel is a stones throw from the Brittany Ferry dock gate.
Very pleasant road, parking easy in a nearby underground garage about 200 yards away. Excellent hotel, helpful staff and a good tapas... more
As many others, a convenient place to stop when the ferry docks in the dark. GPS follows an inland route through the town which is surprising since there is a road along the shore, but maybe one way... more
Reviewed 12 November 2017
As always very good
We always stay at this hotel when we get off the ferry at Santander. It never fails to disappoint. Rooms always very clean and comfy, breakfast always fantastic and lovely staff. All rooms have a... more
Stayed in top floor room with amazingly view of Sardiero beach. Unfortunately the pleople next door had a wikd party til 5am so I couldn’t sleep as the walls are paper thin. Didn’t expect this from a... more
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Good place with friendly personel
Good balance between price and quality of service in Winter time.
Very friendly personel and sympatic room. Hotel is situated nerby Grand Casino and Plaza del Sardinero - really good for Summer... more
Stayed 4 night's in superior double room.New part of this small central hotel.Room was spotless with a huge comfy bed and laminate flooring. .Bathroom was good size with generous shower cubicle.New... more
Reviewed 12 September 2017
Good location and good price
This hotel is located close to the main shopping area in Santander. It is also close to a square with quite a few restaurants and bars. Even if it is busy part of the city, it was still quiet at... more
What a great little hotel. It’s hard to fault. The position is ideal, near the beach and amenities and there is parking directly outside (although I expect its harder to find a space in the summer... more
Reviewed 14 November 2017
You couldn’t fault it!
A quite outstandingly run small hotel ideally sited in the best area of this surprisingly interesting Spanish city.
Everything is very compact but you want for nothing, and the staff and owner... more
The rooms are beautiful and unique. It was spacious and even had a small balcony overlooking the secret garden (yes, there is one!). The bed was so comfy and the shower was roomy and the water... more
Reviewed 4 October 2017
Great Little Place!
Stayed here three nights and thoroughly recommend it - really nice rooms and centrally located, yet the garden is quite and great for sitting outside, morning or evening. I've never had hotel staff... more
This hotel is very central and well priced.. the rooms are very clean and the staff are helpful. However the rooms are very small, and barely enough room to walk beside the bed. On balance I would go... more
Reviewed 1 September 2017
One night only
If you're passing through or need to stop after a ferry trip this is 5 minutes from the ferry port. It is in the seedier (but safe) part of town. Residential rather than touristy but adequate bars... more
Yes, it was cheap, but I didn't mind that the furniture was falling apart - we were only there for 1 night. Had to ask for an extra pillow and there was only 1 extra blanket (it was cold) The bed was... more
Reviewed 20 June 2016
Cheap but not cheerful
The room was cold and had no heating, except for the bathroom, where it was not required. The bathroom was disgusting. It had a rusty radiator, and black mould around the bath, broken tiles, and... more
Just a two star hotel.
Had a tiny room, with views to the building's ventilation quad which was full of debris.
It was no space to open my hand luggage and walk around the room at the same... more
Reviewed 27 September 2016
Large hotel with good meating rooms.
Try not to argue with the receptionist about the wifi. he gets very angry as it will not work with American lap tops? then suddenly the wifi started to work on my lap top.. nut its a Japanese lap top... more
This is a grand old dame of a hotel with the traditional keys and "birdcage elevator" one associates with the 1940's and before. If you're into glitzy, razzle-dazzle modern, this is probably not the... more
Reviewed 23 October 2017
Very comfortable stay
We stayed here for two nights before returning home. Our room was comfortable and spacious with all we needed except for what has now become my standard complaint about shocking wifi in Spanish hotel... more