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Parador de Santillana Gil Blas
4 stars

Parador de Santillana Gil Blas

Plaza Ramon Pelayo 11, 39330 Santillana del Mar, Cantabria, Spain
Santillana del Mar, Spain
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RM 488
Cheapest

rate per night

8.8
Great
based on 455 reviews
455 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Standard Room, bed type unknown
RM 488
Standard Room, bed type unknown
RM 524
Standard Room, bed type unknown
RM 534

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About Parador de Santillana Gil Blas

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Set in the main square in the beautiful Cantabrian town of Santillana del Mar, this attractive and modern hotel provides the perfect ambience for a relaxing getaway. Sit back and read in the impressive courtyard, or soak up the sun in the summer months. Explore the charming town of Santillana del Mar, which was declared a national monument, and the origins of which date back to the eighth century. The Parador Gil Bas has its own restaurant, where you can sample local-style cuisine without leaving the hotel. After, you can enjoy a drink in the on-site bar, or explore the bars in the local town. There is also free Wi-Fi internet access available throughout the hotel. The nearest Airport is Santander Airport, 29 km from the Parador.

Latest deals for Parador de Santillana Gil Blas

Sat 27/7
Sun 28/7
Double room, bed type unknown
RM 674
per night
Standard Room, bed type unknown
RM 488
per night
Standard Room, bed type unknown
RM 524
per night
Standard Room, bed type unknown
RM 534
per night
*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Parador de Santillana Gil Blas

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Dining

  • Minibar
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

General

  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Landmark view
  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Lift
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Bicycle hire

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Reviews of Parador de Santillana Gil Blas

8.8
Very Good455 verified reviews
1.2Friends
0.3Families
6.9Couples
0.4Solo
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10Wonderful
Elvira, Oct 2014

Cons. Staff attempted to place us in a less expensive Parador stating that it was what Kayak had contracted. I showed them Kayka's e mail and stood my ground and staff relented.

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What can I expect from the hotel's restaurant service?

The restaurant service has been reported as slow in a few reviews, but the food quality has been praised as very good. It's worth noting that some guests found the breakfast to be a set plate with items they didn't like, and there were issues with the freshness of juice and fruit.

How are the beds at the hotel?

Guests have described the beds as very comfortable, providing a good night's sleep. However, a few guests mentioned that their room was cold and the heating was not working.

What are the parking options at the hotel?

The hotel offers secure parking, but it comes at an additional charge. Some guests found the parking to be good but difficult to find in the narrow one-way streets.

What are the highlights of the hotel's location?

The hotel is located in a beautiful village with a stunning view of the town square from some rooms. It's also centrally located, allowing guests to walk everywhere and explore the historic town.

How is the cleanliness of the hotel?

The hotel has been described as elegant and exceptionally clean by guests. However, a few guests mentioned issues with a pervasive smell of drains/sewage in their bedroom.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests recommended choosing a room with a balcony overlooking the main square for a beautiful and picturesque experience.

Consider Nearby Parking

While the hotel offers parking, some guests found it difficult to find in the narrow one-way streets, so it's advisable to plan ahead for parking.

Explore the Surrounding Area

The hotel's location in the heart of a historic town makes it convenient for exploring nearby attractions such as Museo de la Tortura, La Colegiata, and the Caves of Altamira.

Be Mindful of Breakfast

Some guests were disappointed with the breakfast, citing issues with the quality and freshness of certain items, so it may be worth considering dining options outside the hotel for breakfast.

Check Room Amenities

Guests appreciated the comfortable and spacious rooms, but some noted the absence of a seating area in certain rooms, so it's advisable to inquire about room features before booking.

Consider Room Heating

A few guests mentioned issues with room heating, so it's worth confirming the heating functionality, especially during colder seasons.

Plan Dining Options

While the hotel's restaurant received mixed reviews, guests recommended exploring dining alternatives in the town, particularly for breakfast, to ensure a satisfying dining experience.

Take Advantage of the Hotel's Historic Charm

Guests enjoyed the hotel's historical significance and well-preserved building, recommending it for a unique and memorable stay.

Be Aware of Tourist Crowds

As the hotel is located in a popular tourist destination, guests should anticipate potential crowds and consider their preference for a lively atmosphere.

Consider Alternative Beverage Options

Some guests found the bar understaffed, so it may be beneficial to explore nearby cafes or bars for a wider selection of beverages.

Location

Plaza Ramon Pelayo 11, 39330 Santillana del Mar, Cantabria

What's nearby

  • Museo de la Tortura142 m
  • La Colegiata261 m
  • National Museum and Research Center of Altamira364 m
  • Santillana del Mar Zoo1 km
  • Caves of Altamira1.7 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 13:00, check out anytime before 12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

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FAQs when booking at Parador de Santillana Gil Blas

  • Where is Parador de Santillana Gil Blas located?

    Parador de Santillana Gil Blas is located at Plaza Ramon Pelayo 11, 0.4 km from the centre of Santillana del Mar. Museo de la Tortura is the closest landmark to Parador de Santillana Gil Blas.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Parador de Santillana Gil Blas?

    Check-in time is 13:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Parador de Santillana Gil Blas.

  • Does Parador de Santillana Gil Blas offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Parador de Santillana Gil Blas offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Parador de Santillana Gil Blas from the airport?

    Parador de Santillana Gil Blas is 23.4 km from Santander. Parador de Santillana Gil Blas is 97.3 km from Bilbao.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Parador de Santillana Gil Blas hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Parador de Santillana Gil Blas in Santillana del Mar and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Parador de Santillana Gil Blas and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Parador de Santillana Gil Blas.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.4

Distance to city centre

0.4 km

Nearest airport

Santander

Distance to airport

23.4 km