San Sebastián’s attractions aren’t limited to the historic downtown and maritime walk. The neighborhoods of Donostia are also hiding many enchanting possibilities for entertainment and tourism. This is true for the Gros neighborhood, a popular way to access Zurriola beach. Located in San Sebastián’s eastern zone, Gros will steal your heart with its ambiance, architecture, pinxto bars, and of course its natural surroundings. Below we’ll suggest 5 reasons to include this fashionable neighborhood in your next visit to Donositia. Plus, if you stay at our luxury hotel in San Sebastián this lovely part of the city is just a few minutes’ walk away.
The food scene is one of San Sebastián’s many attractions. In fact, it is the major draw for many visitors. This time we’d like to tell you about one of the new customs connected to eating and drinking will that is really catching fire. Yes, you heard right! A new tradition has recently arrived in Donostia that you will love. It is called pintxo-pote. Keep Reading and we’ll tell you all about it! Here at our central boutique hotel in Donostia we want your stay to be as comfortable as possible. Come stay with us!
Most views in San Sebastián have certain elements in common. One of these is the enormous Mount Urgull, which is visible from numerous places throughout the city. At its peak, you will find one of the tourist attractions par excellence of the Donostian capital: El Castillo de la Mola. However, that is not the only treasure the mountain plays host to. On one of its slopes you will find El Cementario de los Ingleses, or the English Cemetery. Are you interested in learning more? We invite you to come stay with us at our hotel by the Concha Bay and make the most of your time in the city.
The Sea Walk is probably the most beautiful route in San Sebastián. It goes along idyllic La Concha bay, so the views could not be more perfect. With La Concha beach and Mt. Urgull and Mt. Igueldo as a backdrop, it is a walk that is not to be missed when you’re visiting San Sebastián. It’s very easy to access from our hotel on the Concha bay, as we are located right on the route. Here are the spots you shouldn’t miss on this beautiful walk!
Every September, for a few days San Sebastián becomes the worldwide epicenter of the seventh art. The San Sebastián International Film Festival (Donostia Zinemaldia) will celebrate its 67th edition with a few surprises and plenty of famous faces. It is worth your while to visit Donostia on those dates to be a part of the exclusive and distinguished atmosphere that will envelop the city. Now you have plans for September 20th-28th! As always, we’re waiting to welcome you with open arms at our central hotel in San Sebastián.