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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

It's been our fourth visit to Pension Kursaal, we go every year to the Film Festival and this place is close to everything, it's clean, people are all very nice, there's a daily room service provided. Prices have increased this year but still it's a much better opcion than other Pensiones with similar prices. We miss though a room or...

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Oscar M, Thank you for taking time out of your day to review Pensión Kursaal. We appreciate so much your evaluation and your suggestions. We do our best every day to improve our guests' stay. It has been a pleasure to have you here. Kindest regards, Pension Kursaal.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

It's very new and nicely fitted out. Rooms are small but functional. Wifi is excellent and nothing is too hard for the staff to fix on the spot. The location is very central but 3 minutes walk outside the craziness of the old town, which gives you easy walking access to both the high life and the locals eateries in...

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Graeme B, Thank you for review Pensión Kursaal. We are happy to hear that you have enjoy your stay with us and that you recommend our hotel. The Pension´s staff we hope to see you again son. Kind regards, Pensión Kursaal.

Reviewed 31 August 2016

This Pension has been a discovery. With a great location, it allows you to go everywhere walking Its rooms are simple but clean, with everything you need. The staff is very friendly, always willing to help. The best: Patricia. Her smile and friendliness have made our stay there unforgettable.

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Johann S, Thank you for taking time out of your day to review Pensión Kursaal. We appreciate so much your evaluation. The staff we are happy to hear that you enjoyed our location and amenities. We are glad to hear that you thought our staff were friendly. Thank you for recommending us to future visitors. Kindest Regards, Pension Kursaal.

Liverpool England
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Good hotel - great location. We stayed 9 nights in room 21. It was a perfectly good room over looking the Main Street. There is a small balcony that you can step onto and look out but not enough room to sit out. The room although not very spacious was very clean and comfortable. There was an excellent fan and...

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Knocktoosh, We appreciate so much your evaluation and your suggestions. We do our best to improve our guests' stay. It has been a pleasure to have your presence here. Kindest regards, Pension Kursaal.

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for clean, simple accommodation in a good area this your place. Beds are comfortable. Everything we wanted to see was in walking distance of the hotel - la concha, the old town for pintxos, the main shopping area and zurriola beach. Our rooms did not have air conditioning but we had a small tower fan and left...

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Rebecca, Thank you for review Pensión Kursaal. We are happy to hear that you have enjoy your stay with us and that you recommend our hotel. The Pension´s staff we hope to see you again son. Kind regards, Pensión Kursaal.

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

A modern room with the bare necessities. A good bed and a good bathroom. Clean. Nice staff. One drawback can be the traffic on the road if you get a room in that direction. Well situated in the best part of the city.

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Thomas E, Thank you for taking time out of your day to review Pensión Kursaal. The Pension’s staff we are pleased to hear you enjoyed our location. We are happy to hear that the staff weregood to you. We hope to see you again soon! Kindest Regards, Pension Kursaal.

Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We stayed here for 4 nights during the week. The room was clean and modern. We had a room with a balcony and since there is no air conditioner, we had to keep the door open for fresh air. There is a popular restaurant downstairs which gets crowds even late at night. So do take ear plugs otherwise you will...

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Nst4, Thank you for taking time out of your day to review Pensión Kursaal. We appreciate so much your evaluation and your suggestions. We apologize for your negative experience you had during your stay with us because of the noise. We do our best every day to improve our guests' stay. Normally, bars and restaurants close early, but sometimes...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 16 June 2016

This place is nice to stay for a few nights but not more because it is quite noisy outside and the room is very basic. It is a friendly and clean hotel though with partly nice staff (one is more friendly than the other: i liked the older lady especially but i spoke Spanish with her). The place is very...

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear 7800herbert, Thank you for taking time out of your day to review Pensión Kursaal. We appreciate so much your evaluation and your suggestions. We are sorry to hear about your negative experience at our hotel with one member of our staff. The hotel´s staff we will our best to exceed and improve your experience during your next visit to...

Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 3 June 2016

The room was well appointed. Staff welcoming and helpful. Has a lift, and close to secure parking, as we were driving. Within walking distance of all sites on both sides of the river. We can recommend!

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Charlie, Thank you for review Pensión Kursaal. We are glad to hear that the staff were friendly to you and that you recommend our hotel. The Pension´s staff we hope to see you again son. Kind regards, Pensión Kursaal.

minnesota
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Although this pension is not perfect, but with the price we paid, I think it is good enough. Criteria that I need in a an good accommodation is cleanliness, noise level, and location. Kursaal fits the bill. The staff were friendly enough. Location is great. Don't expect a view though. The room is a bit on the small side, but...

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LasRecepcionistas, que atienden at Pension Kursaal, responded to this review

Dear Midwestretireee, Thank you for review Pensión Kursaal. We are happy to hear that the staff were friendly to you and that you recommend our hotel. The Pension´s staff we hope to see you again son. Kind regards, Pensión Kursaal.

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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pension Kursaal lies in front of Zurriola Beach, ideal for surfing, and Kursaal Convention Centre, home of the San Sebastian Film Festival and Jazz Festival. Next to the Old Town you will be delighted with all the pintxo bars and very close to the magnificent Concha Beach. Just in the heart of town at walking distance from Tabacalera Contemporary Center, theatres and train station ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pension Kursaal

Address: Pena y Goni, 2-1, 20002 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Guipuzcoa > San Sebastian - Donostia
Price Range: RM288 - RM528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pension Kursaal 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Exterior, with Kursaal Views.”
 of 5 bubbles , 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were very happy with room 21. Cannot comment on others.”
 of 5 bubbles Knocktoosh, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are not many rooms so this place is quite quick fully booked.”
 of 5 bubbles 780herbert, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Do not take a room with a street view until the renovations are finished”
 of 5 bubbles thursdaysd, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“We had an interior room (view on the Patio), it was very nice and i believe quieter than an exterior room.”
 of 5 bubbles MarieG583, 10 May 2015 | Read review
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