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- Beachside, parking lot, dogs allowed
- Hotel Type: Beach, Romantic, Small, Historic, B&B
- Hotel size (number of rooms): 18
- Check-in: 14:00 - 23:00 | Check-out: 07:00 - 12:00
- Spoken languages in the hotel: English, French, Spanish
- A historical palace in the old town with fantastic sea views
- Successful interplay of classical and modern design features
- The hotel only serves breakfast, but there are several restaurants nearby.
- The breakfast buffet is relatively small, but stocked with high quality ingredients.
- San Sebastian is about half an hour away by car.
- Some rooms have bathtubs, others are equipped with showers.
entire hotel incl. lobby
20808 Getaria (Guipúzcoa)
Spanish Basque Country, Spain
The medieval times meet modernity; a romantic ambience meets an ideal location: The hotel Saiaz Getaria in the coastal town of the same name guarantees you a great vacation in Spain. From the cliffs of the Gaztetape beach, you can enjoy a magnificent view upon Atlantic and a historic ambience, which will invite you into past times.
The hotel Saiaz Getaria is situated in the historic center of Getaria. The harbor town, which was founded in the year 1209 by King Alfonso VIII of Castile, is located approximately 20 km outside of San Sebastian in the Basque region in northern Spain. The long history of the village has left its marks and Getaria today offers many historic buildings, including the Hotel Saiaz Getaria. Seated on a hill above the harbor, it offers a magnificent view on the bay and the surrounding buildings, including the church San Salvador de Getaria.
An old, gothic building from the 15th century houses the romantic hotel Saiaz Getaria and provides a unique historic ambience. The Medieval walls of the structure can be seen everywhere, the ceiling is adorned by an authentic timber-frame construction and dark wooden furniture and heavy doors complete the appearance. You will hardly find another hotel combining old and modern design features as skillfully as this one. Modern windows provide absolute tranquility, internet access through WLAN and ADSL connects you with the rest of the world and all rooms are cooled by air-conditioning. The service is superb as well: Mikel and his team will gladly attend to your needs and always have a tip for you, may it concern a restaurant or a destination for an excursion.
The rooms at the hotel Saiaz Getaria are shaped by the age of the building as well. Heavy furniture, noble carpets, antiquities and uncovered stone walls are combine with modern elements like telephone, flat-screen TVs, mini-bar, hair-dryer and safe. Many rooms feature a view on the ocean and the bay, others include a beautiful canopy bed. The massage showers perfectly fit blend in the the ambience of the old sentry. Today, guests enjoy views over the idyllic little street; the modern rooms with sea view are furnished with colonial furniture.
The breakfast buffet is served in the breakfast room, located a few stories above the beach. Different cereals, home-made pastries, various cheeses and fresh juices guarantee you a perfect start into the day at the hotel Saiaz Getaria. The small town is also known for its culinary highlights: Fresh fish and other seafood is served in the gourmet restaurant Elkano, located close to the hotel.