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Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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Hotel Mar Azul y Surf
Hotel Mar Azul y Surf
8.3 Excellent
Acacio Gutierrez, 98, Suances, Cantabria, Spain
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19.3 km from city centre, Santander 
ExcellentBased on 633 reviews
8.3

Situated in Suances, Hotel Mar Azul & Surf offers modern 3-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool. It is ideally located for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

Posada Medieval El Manjon
Posada Medieval El Manjon
7.2 Good
Barrio El Manjon 85, Los Corrales de Buelna, Cantabria, Spain
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29.1 km from city centre, Santander 
GoodBased on 182 reviews
7.2

Posada Medieval El Manjon is situated in Los Corrales de Buelna and offers complimentary Wi-Fi. It also features a playground, a swimming pool and room service.

Hospederia Santillana
Hospederia Santillana
7.3 Good
Los Hornos, 14, Santillana del Mar, Cantabria, Spain
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25.4 km from city centre, Santander 
GoodBased on 888 reviews
7.3

Boasting an outdoor pool, Hospederia Santillana is situated in Santillana del Mar and offers comfortable accommodation. It is ideally located for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

Hostal la Picota
Hostal la Picota
8.3 Excellent
Barrio Salas, 9A, Liencres, Cantabria, Spain
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9.6 km from city centre, Santander 
ExcellentBased on 602 reviews
8.3

Hostal la Picota is located in Pielagos and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a tour desk, a 24-hour reception and room service.

Hotel Altamira
Hotel Altamira
8.4 Excellent
Cantón, 1, Santillana del Mar, Cantabria, Spain
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25.3 km from city centre, Santander 
ExcellentBased on 1,626 reviews
8.4

Hotel Altamira provides rustic 3-star accommodation in Santillana del Mar. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi access during their stay.

Posada La Morena
Posada La Morena
9.2 Excellent
Playa San Juan de la Canal, 49, Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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7.1 km from city centre, Santander 
ExcellentBased on 177 reviews
9.2

Located in Santa Cruz de Bezana, Posada La Morena is within a 20-minute drive of Santander Airport and offers free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Vincci Puertochico
Vincci Puertochico
8.6 Excellent
Calle de Castelar, 25, Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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1.3 km from city centre, Santander 
ExcellentBased on 2,272 reviews
8.6

Situated a short stroll from Santander Ferry Terminal, Vincci Puertochico provides guests with an ideal base while in Santander. It also boasts a rooftop terrace, plus views of Santander Bay.

Apartamentos River Santander
Apartamentos River Santander
8.5 Excellent
Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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6.5 km from city centre, Santander 
ExcellentBased on 772 reviews
8.5

Apartamentos River Santander provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Santander. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

Hotel Balneario De Alceda
Hotel Balneario De Alceda
7.4 Good
Carretera Del Balneario S/No, Alceda, Cantabria, Spain
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30.6 km from city centre, Santander 
GoodBased on 116 reviews
7.4

Situated in Corvera de Toranzo, Hotel Balneario De Alceda provides 3-star accommodation, as well as a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and a sauna. It also offers massage services, a beauty centre and a playground.

Hospedaje Botin
Hospedaje Botin
8.0 Excellent
Calle Isabel Ll 1, 1, Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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0.2 km from city centre, Santander 
ExcellentBased on 275 reviews
8.0

A short walk from Santander Train Station, Hospedaje Botin has a convenient setting, making it an ideal base when visiting Santander. It provides free wireless internet in public areas and is moments from Ayuntamiento and other well-known attractions.

Tips for booking a Santander hotel

Cheapest month:May
Most expensive month:August
Average price in Santander:$114/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$23/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Friday
$51 - $212
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$120 - $176
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Hospederia Santillana
Hospederia Santillana
7.3 Good
Los Hornos, 14, Santillana del Mar, Cantabria, Spain
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0.6 km from city centre, Santillana del Mar 

Boasting an outdoor pool, Hospederia Santillana is situated in Santillana del Mar and offers comfortable accommodation. It is ideally located for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

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Hotel Altamira
Hotel Altamira
8.4 Excellent
Cantón, 1, Santillana del Mar, Cantabria, Spain
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0.4 km from city centre, Santillana del Mar 

Hotel Altamira provides rustic 3-star accommodation in Santillana del Mar. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi access during their stay.

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Vincci Puertochico
Vincci Puertochico
8.6 Excellent
Calle de Castelar, 25, Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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1.3 km from city centre, Santander 

Situated a short stroll from Santander Ferry Terminal, Vincci Puertochico provides guests with an ideal base while in Santander. It also boasts a rooftop terrace, plus views of Santander Bay.

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Posada Medieval El Manjon
Posada Medieval El Manjon
7.2 Good
Barrio El Manjon 85, Los Corrales de Buelna, Cantabria, Spain
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2.7 km from city centre,  

Posada Medieval El Manjon is situated in Los Corrales de Buelna and offers complimentary Wi-Fi. It also features a playground, a swimming pool and room service.

$56
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Hospedaje Botin
Hospedaje Botin
8.0 Excellent
Calle Isabel Ll 1, 1, Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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0.2 km from city centre,  

A short walk from Santander Train Station, Hospedaje Botin has a convenient setting, making it an ideal base when visiting Santander. It provides free wireless internet in public areas and is moments from Ayuntamiento and other well-known attractions.

$61
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Hostal la Picota
Hostal la Picota
8.3 Excellent
Barrio Salas, 9A, Liencres, Cantabria, Spain
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0.3 km from city centre,  

Hostal la Picota is located in Pielagos and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a tour desk, a 24-hour reception and room service.

$64
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Apartamentos River Santander
Apartamentos River Santander
8.5 Excellent
Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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6.5 km from city centre,  

Apartamentos River Santander provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Santander. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

$66
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Hotel Balneario De Alceda
Hotel Balneario De Alceda
7.4 Good
Carretera Del Balneario S/No, Alceda, Cantabria, Spain
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0.5 km from city centre,  

Situated in Corvera de Toranzo, Hotel Balneario De Alceda provides 3-star accommodation, as well as a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and a sauna. It also offers massage services, a beauty centre and a playground.

$72
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Hotel Altamira
Hotel Altamira
8.4 Excellent
Cantón, 1, Santillana del Mar, Cantabria, Spain
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0.4 km from city centre,  

Hotel Altamira provides rustic 3-star accommodation in Santillana del Mar. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi access during their stay.

$81
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Hospederia Santillana
Hospederia Santillana
7.3 Good
Los Hornos, 14, Santillana del Mar, Cantabria, Spain
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0.6 km from city centre,  

Boasting an outdoor pool, Hospederia Santillana is situated in Santillana del Mar and offers comfortable accommodation. It is ideally located for those wishing to sightsee in the area.

$89
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Posada La Morena
Posada La Morena
9.2 Excellent
Playa San Juan de la Canal, 49, Santander, Cantabria, Spain
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7.1 km from city centre,  

Located in Santa Cruz de Bezana, Posada La Morena is within a 20-minute drive of Santander Airport and offers free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

$90
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Hotel prices in Santander

2 stars or below

$61 - $87

Hostal la Picota

No. 1 most popular

Hostal la Picota
8.3 Excellent
$64
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Hotel Los Hidalgos

No. 2 most popular

Hotel Los Hidalgos
8.0 Excellent
$87
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Hospedaje Botin

Best value

Hospedaje Botin
8.0 Excellent
$61
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3 stars

$56 - $100

Posada La Morena

No. 1 most popular

Posada La Morena
9.2 Excellent
$90
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Hotel Balneario De Alceda

No. 2 most popular

$72
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Posada Medieval El Manjon

Best value

$56
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4 stars and up

$123 - $130

Hotel Cuevas - Adults Only

No. 1 most popular

$130
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Vincci Puertochico

Best value

Vincci Puertochico
8.6 Excellent
$123
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Where to stay in Santander

About Santander


Known for its natural wonders and architectural masterpieces, Santander is a Spanish jewel with a beautiful coastline along the mouth of the Bay of Santander. Culture, architecture and history combine in Santander, where you’ll find excellent museums, leafy parks, ancient cathedrals and seafood delicacies.

Things to do

You’ll find plenty to do in the 28-hectare La Magdalena Peninsula, where you can explore the splendid Palacio de Magdalena and its gardens that look out over the sea or lounge in the sunshine at Playa del Magdalena. Take the train that goes around the peninsula to discover a mini zoo where you can see penguins, sea lions and replicas of Columbus’ ships.

Discover the prehistoric world of the Paleolithic era and Iron Age at the Museum of Prehistory and Archaeology. Browse the collection of 1,200 artefacts to see cave paintings, stone tools and carved horns and bones.

Visit the Santander Cathedral for a look at its stunning Gothic architecture with pillar columns and vaulted ceiling. Admire its 15th-century cloister and glass panels on the floor where you can also see the archaeological remains of the ancient Roman settlement.

Boasting a preserved atmosphere of the Belle Epoque era, El Sardinero Beach is an expansive stretch of coast perfect for sunbathing. Stroll along the scenic promenade, enjoy seaside dining or hit the waves for a day of surfing.

Getting around

The compact streets of Santander are easy to explore on foot, while public buses and taxis are also available. You can fly into Santander Airport, located five kilometres from the city centre, or travel by bus, train or car from nearby cities, such as Madrid, Barcelona and Alicante.

Santander travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Santander?

    Vincci Puertochico (8.6/10 from 2,272 reviews), Hostal la Picota (8.3/10 from 602 reviews), and Posada el Tocinero (8.3/10 from 420 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in Santander.

  • What is a good hotel near Sardinero?

    With a rating of 8.6/10 from 2,272 reviews, Vincci Puertochico is a hotel close to Sardinero that is highly recommended by HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Santander near Playa del Magdalena?

    Vincci Puertochico is the most recommended hotel near Playa del Magdalena on HotelsCombined (scoring 8.6 over 2,272 reviews).

  • Is there a good hotel near Santander Cathedral?

    If you’re visiting Santander Cathedral then the nearby Vincci Puertochico is a popular hotel with HotelsCombined users (2,272 reviews scoring it at an average 8.6/10).

  • How much do hotels in Santander cost?

    Santander hotels have an average price of $149/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Santander?

    $31/night is the cheapest price found for a hotel in Santander by HotelsCombined users over the last 72 hours.