Things to do in San Sebastian

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Tamborrada de San Sebastián: what is it and how is it celebrated?

Tamborrada 2020 en San SebastiánThere’s a special day written in fire on every calendar in San Sebastián. January 20th is a date that needs no further explanation: it’s the date of the Tamborrada de San Sebastián, and the festive spirit is everywhere. Are you planning a trip to Donostia around that date? If your answer is yes, we encourage you to stay at our hotel in San Sebastián centre while you enjoy one of the most traditional festivals of the region.

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La Cabalgata de Reyes Magos: how they celebrate in San Sebastián

La Cabalgata de Reyes Magos 2020One of the most magical days of the year is January 5th, because in Spain that’s when the Reyes Magos (the three kings) go from house to house leaving gifts. But before that happens, to whet your appetite, you’ve got to go to the parade, or cabalgata. In San Sebastián it’s also one of the most anticipated parts of Christmas, so plan to visit during those dates. We encourage you not to miss it! When you choose to stay at our hotel in Donostia city centre you’ll be just steps away from the Cabalgata de Reyes Magos.

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4 Ideas for an Unforgettable New Year’s Eve in San Sebastián

New Year’s Eve 2019 in San SebastiánIf you’re interested in a different experience for New year’s 2019, why not come to San Sebastián? Our city is one of the best places to welcome in the new year. It has everything you need! The festive atmosphere that characterizes this time of year is especially intense in Donostia, with dozens of activities during the day and night. Don’t make plans for December 31st! When you stay at our hotel by the Concha Bay you’ll have an unforgettable experience, both in our accommodations and outside.

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Christmas in San Sebastián: 7 Ideas for Celebrating the Holidays

Christmas 2019 in San SebastianThere are still a few weeks left before the most wonderful time of the year, but you can already see how businesses and other locations are starting to gear up for the holidays. If you plan to spend some of your Christmas holidays in San Sebastián, we’ll give you a few suggestions so you can make the most of your visit. Have you already decided to stay at our luxury hotel in San Sebastián, but you’re still not sure what activities you might like to do in the donostiarran capital? In this article we’ll suggest 7 great plans for a magical Christmas unlike any other.

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Feria de Santo Tomás: a day devoted to Basque delicacies

Fiesta de Santo Tomas en San SebastianTaste certainly plays a leading role at the Feria de Santo Tomás. We recommend arriving hungry, because there will be plenty to tempt you. As Christmas approaches, the Feria de Santo Tomás comes along to whet your appetite. Would you like to learn more about this festival, celebrated every December 21st in San Sebastián. When you stay at our central hotel in San Sebastián, you’ll be just a short walk away from the center of the action.

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