The Hotel Palacio de Aiete enjoys a peaceful location on a hilltop with some stunning views over the city of San Sebastian, it offers easy access to the nearby beach of La Concha as well all parts of the city. The hotel is ideal for either business or leisure travellers; it is very close to the Miramon Technology Park, Zuaxtzu Business Park, and 2 of the city's most beautiful monuments, the Aiete and Miramar Palace.
This elegant 4-star hotel was named after one of the most beautiful monuments in the city and since its original construction in 1878 has lodged some important guests including Alfonso XII and Queen Maria Cristina, and from 1940 to 1975 it was the residence of General Franco. Guests are ensured a memorable and relaxing stay while at the hotel with 75 refurbished and spacious rooms and some brilliant features including the large beautiful gardens that were opened to the public 1977, as well as some modern facilities such as the steam room and fitness centre. The hotel also offers comfortable places to relax during your stay with a bar/lounge along with a cosy lobby with a fireplace, or alternatively stop by the café/coffee shop or restaurant for a delicious meal or drink. For guests looking to stay at the hotel for business reasons or for a special event the hotel can provide a range of services to cater to your needs including small meeting rooms, conference facilities, a business centre and professional staff that can organise any event catering you might require. Additional services provided by the hotel include a limo/town car service, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk and an airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.
Distance from Airport:
21km - San Sebastian
The 75 well-furnished and elegant rooms include 15 superior rooms, 2 junior suites, 1 quadruple room and executive business rooms; there are also smoking rooms available and rooms suitable for handicapped guests.
All of the rooms come with a range of amenities to help make your stay as comfortable as possible with: air conditioning - heating - minibar - safe deposit box - LCD TV with satellite channels - pay movies - telephone - clock/radio - wireless/wired high-speed internet (surcharge) - desk - private bathroom - bath/shower - toiletries - hair dryer.
Location and Resort:
The cosmopolitan and cultural city of San Sebastian is a popular choice amongst locals and tourists alike and promised to offer you everything you could desire from a holiday Spain. If you just wish to spend most of your days enjoying the sun by the beaches then there are 3 nearby, with the largest and most popular for swimming and sunbathing being Playa de la Concha, where you can enjoy a variety of water sports such as kayaking and sail boating or simply take a relaxing stroll on the promenade. The city itself offers a very diverse culture with the more modern and developed quarters featuring countless attractions and venues to see, with shops offering a huge variety of products from fashion to produce; some impressive museums such as the Museum of General History and Museum of Contemporary Art, as well as a great selection of restaurants offering a variety of delicious Basque cuisine, many of which have received Michelin stars. Along with its more modern attractions and sights the city also features an old quarter at the core, which the city has developed around in more recent years. Here you can find plenty of charming and historical attractions to see and explore, bursting with cafés, bars and restaurants along with some impressive sights such as Baroque Church of Santa Maria, the Gothic Church of San Vicente, and the Museo de San Telemo, a former 16th century convent.
Eating and Drinking:
The restaurant at the hotel features an elegant, glass dining room providing the perfect place to enjoy the delicious selection of Basque cuisine prepared by the chef. The restaurant is also an ideal place for special events whether it is a celebration or business lunch, with specially made menus prepared on request.
For a casual and comfortable place to relax there is also the bar and lounge serving a wide range of drinks throughout the day, or alternatively the café/coffee shop is open till late where you can enjoy a light meal or coffee to keep you going.
The hotel does not have a swimming pool.
The Hotel Palacio de Aiete provides a wonderful choice place to stay in San Sebastian, with its spacious rooms and some brilliant features all in quiet and relaxing location that makes for a memorable stay near the city.
Individuals, couples and families