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San Carlos, California
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178 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Located on the water in the beach part of town. We showed up late, about midnight, are lucked out with a suite. Spacious doesn't begin to describe it! The casino is right across the street. Secure free underground parking. Strong WiFi.

Thank Robert H
1 review
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Hotel was fine, clean and has everything you need. It is super close to the beach and the walk into town is lovely, taking you right along the sea. The lady at reception was friendly and showed us where to go on the map but I think we should have been warned that use of the underground car park was... More 

Thank Phoebe H
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Repeat stay at Hotel Don Carlos for one week - clean, convenient to beach and all El Sardinero activities. Ate Sunday dinner at the restaurant (seafood, of course) and it was excellent and reasonable in price. Service (Jose) was very good, and the recommended choices were great. Morning Coffee and pastry every day was also cheap, quick and good. Desk... More 

Thank Fantax2013
Magheralin, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

As a mature couple we have just had a fantastic weeks holiday in El Sardinero, Santander, thanks in no small part to the Hotel Apartmentos Don Carlos Excellent location and a very good hotel...perfect combination..

1 Thank bangorblue
Chippenham, United Kingdom
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212 reviews
129 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2014

This is a good little apartment although the building is not much from the outside. Check in was easy although they wanted to keep my passport for a while but insisted they took the details now as there were several other UK passports lying around on the desk, not very secure. Receptionist spoke good english. We had what must be... More 

1 Thank valandroy
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41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2013 via mobile

Well located within walking distance to the beach , casino and a few nice restaurants. The hotel bar serves nice simple food. Very friendly staff. The wheelchair accessible room has a great wheel in shower. PLEASE NOTE the lift if quite small I had to remove footplates to enter.

1 Thank leahfinch
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Second visit to this aparthotel. Staff very friendly and did not interrupt our version of Spanish language. English is spoken very well at reception but will listen attentively to Spanish being spoken. Great situation close to beach. Catering facilities adequate for a holiday. Towels and linen changed daily. The Cania bar in the adjoining street had wonderful food and the... More 

1 Thank Cornish2
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44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Stopped of in Sardinero district (The posh part of Santander full of beautiful architecture and a lovely beach just yards away from the Don Carlos) to meet friends travelling through. At their behest we met at the hotel cafe. Simply I would say you must visit to meet Jose a one man whirlwind who despite a sudden influx of visitors... More 

Thank MacclesfieldGreg
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Hotel is situated 2 min stroll from sea front with good walks in either direction along promenade or beach. Also in immediate area are a selection of decent restaurants, our favourite was Lisboa serving an excellent paella and slightly further down prom Chiqui bar was good. The room was large with an open plan lounge/dinner/kitchen and separate bed and bath... More 

4 Thank rayjill
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24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2012

This is an old apartment block, so rooms are quite roomy. The decor is rather old-fashioned but everything is very clean with comfortable beds. There are only 2 electric rings to cook on but plenty of pots, pans, etc. There is also a large fridge, dining table and chairs, sofa and TV with several channels in Spanish. Reception staff are... More 

1 Thank BobGloucester

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
[Hotel Apartamentos Don Carlos - WGuides.com] This three-star apartment-hotel is located in El Sardinero, the summer hotspot for tourists. It is handy for both the Casino and Primera beach. There are just under thirty appartments in total, measuring about 50m2 each. Each unit comprises a bedroom, living room with kitchen, bathroom and terrace. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Apartamentos Don Carlos

Address: Duque de Santo Mauro, 20-22, El Sardinero., 39005 Santander, Spain
Region: Spain > Cantabria > Santander
Price Range: RM293 - RM533 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Apartamentos Don Carlos 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Front corner facing the beach would be the best balcony view- but both place I stayed had nice balcony when weather permitted”
 of 5 bubbles Fantax2013, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“room 204, 304, 504 for beach view.”
 of 5 bubbles bangorblue, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Some of the higher rooms on one side have sea views.”
 of 5 bubbles BobGloucester, 15 Jun 2012 | Read review
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