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1 room, 2 adults

Downtown River Hostel

2-star2 stars
San Martin, 2, San Sebastian, 20005, Spain

Convenient for Concha Beach
  • Free WiFi
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  • A basic hostel which does the job. Good location for the beach and the old town. Jun 5, 2019
  • This hostel is awful. No common area, only bar stools on which to eat food in the kitchen…Jan 13, 2019

Downtown River Hostel

  • Bed in 8-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Bed in Shared Dormitory, Corner (4 people)

What’s around Downtown River Hostel


  • In San Sebastian Centro
  • Concha Beach - 9-minute walk
  • Ondarreta Beach - 23-minute walk
  • Bay of Biscay - 41-minute walk
  • Maria Cristina Bridge - 2-minute walk
  • Cathedral of the Good Shepherd - 3-minute walk
  • Victoria Eugenia Theater - 6-minute walk
  • Cristina Enea Park - 6-minute walk

Getting around

  • Bilbao (BIO) 62-min drive
  • San Sebastian (EAS) 16-min drive
  • Biarritz (BIQ-Pays Basque) 33-min drive
  • Donostia-San Sebastián Station 4-min walk
  • San Sebastian Amara Station 9-min walk
  • Pasaia Station 7-min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 7 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time starts at 11 AM
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Library
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Shared accommodations

Downtown River Hostel’s small print

Also known as

  • Downtown River Hostel San Sebastian
  • Downtown River San Sebastian
  • River Hostel Sebastian
  • Downtown River Hostel San Sebastian
  • Downtown River Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Downtown River Hostel San Sebastian
  • Downtown River Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for an extra charge

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 3.5 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Downtown River Hostel

  • Is parking offered at Downtown River Hostel?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Downtown River Hostel.
  • Are pets allowed at Downtown River Hostel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Downtown River Hostel?
    You can check in starting at 11 AM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Downtown River Hostel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Kafe Botanika (2-min walk), Zazpi Bar-Restaurante (2-min walk) and Antonio (2-min walk).

Downtown River Hostel

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