Villa Soro, San Sebastián
|Avenida Ategorrieta, 61, 20013, San Sebastián, Guipuzcoa, Basque Country, SPAIN.|
Description: Villa SoroVilla Soro is a charming 25 bedroom hotel located in a renovated 19th Century villa, declared a Historical Heritage Building of San Sebastian. Not located in the city center, Villa Soro offers the homey, warm and familiar atmosphere of a century-old home.
This stately boutique hotel, situated on Avenida de Ategorrieta, was built in 1898 by Don Ramón Londaiz for his daughter Maria on the occasion of her engagement to Don Luis Gaytan de Ayala. For several generations, the Gaytan de Ayala family has lived in this home, which was known by the name of Eguzki Soro. It has been renovated with high quality materials, respecting the late nineteenth century style of the house and accentuating its uniqueness and extraordinary beauty.
Tranquillity, warmth and courtesy are the main characteristics of Villa Soro. A garden specially designed by the French landscape designer Ducasse in 1898, pleasant living areas reminiscing the family atmosphere of this stately home.
Type of rooms: Villa SoroThe villa has 15 magnificent bedrooms located on several floors. 10 rooms are located in the former carriage house, who's façade is covered with English style bricks. All bedrooms are equipped with separate bath and shower, hair dryer, safe, individually controlled air conditioning, television featuring the main international channels and internet connection. King size beds can be separated into two twin beds.
8 Superior Rooms
Additional information: Villa Soro
The hotel is located within a five minute walk of the Zurriola beach, the Kursaal Concert and Convention Center and the old part of town. As a historic building, there are stairs (no lift) leading to the upper floors.
Dining: In the morning, Villa Soro offers a continental breakfast which clients may choose to enjoy in the privacy of their bedroom or in the dining room, located in the former "serre" or winter garden. And in the summer, outdoors. Their multi-lingual team is at your service, should you wish to reserve a table at one of the many Michelin starred restaurants in the area, organise an excursion or assist you with any question you may have.
Computer and internet station located on the ground floor is available for the exclusive use of clients. They also feature a complimentary mini-bar service with water, soft drinks and juices.
Pets may be accepted with previous notice.
Laundry Service: washing and ironing service available.
Airport transfers: They can organise your transfer to and from one of the three nearby airports; Bilbao, San Sebastian / Fuenterrabia or Biarritz.
Parking: Guests park their own car. Villa Soro offers a limited number of parking spaces in the garage inside the villa for a daily rate. Should you wish to reserve your parking space, please remember to tell them when you make your room reservation. They also have 7 free parking spaces in the garden (available on a first come first serve basis).
Meetings & Banquets: Villa Soro can host meetings for up to 30 persons (seated). They are equipped with all the necessary facilities for meetings, seminars, product presentations, etc. Villa Soro is also the ideal location to organise an important event or to celebrate a wedding in the garden. The maximum seating capacity is 150 persons.
Area activities include: gastronomy, museums and outdoor excursions, trekking, walks, etc.
Number of rooms: 25
Official category: 4 stars deluxe.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1898.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: Spanish, English, French.Smoking policy: Under Spanish law, smoking is forbidden inside hotels and restaurants.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Diners.
GPS Coordinates: 43° 19' 20.57'' N 1° 57' 48.27'' W
Nearest airport: San Sebastián - 15 km.