Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Donostia, Spain - Updated 2021

airbnb Donostia, Spain

San Sebastian is a major city in the province of Gipuzkoa, Spain. The city is rich, with a wide variety of activities to indulge in, all year round. At the Bay of Biscay, you will find the Playa de la Concha, San Sebastian’s most famous beach, where you can enjoy several water activities, such as canoeing, kayaking, jet skiing, parasailing and sailing. If you are done with water sports, you can also visit the charming old quarter, bursting with cafés, bars and restaurants, and try their traditional and tasty pintxos.

As for the cultural attractions, you can always create time and visit the baroque church of Santa Maria, the Museo de San Telmo or the Gothic church of San Vicente. With so much to do in San Sebastian, you will need to spend a day or two here. Check out the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Donostia, Spain!

1. A comfortable apartment near the beach (from USD 62)

Come and enjoy your vacation in San Sebastian while you enjoy the homey feeling that this charming single-bedroom apartment has to offer. This lovely apartment is located in a very convenient location, close to major amenities, such as an aquarium, boutique, hospitals, restaurants, hotels and the sea. Given the fact that you will be close to the sea, you will be able to enjoy many activities here, such as kayaking, tubing, boat riding, kite surfing and many other water sports.

As you enter your new home the first thing that you should expect to see is the spacious living room, which is furnished with a coffee table, an air conditioner, a comfy sofa and a cable TV. Adjacent to the living room is a shared kitchen, equipped with a fridge, toaster, microwave and utensils. As for your sleeping arrangements, the bedroom a double bed, a sofa bed and a closet. The host is also willing to provide linen and toiletries, upon request.

Double room in the Old Part WIFI
San Sebastian, Basque Country, Spain
308 reviews
Private room in hostel 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our room had a lovely balcony and window
the beds were very comfortable and the heater wifi and television were working well
the room was also great with double windows that open onto a small balcony
if you get the room with the balcony overlooking the street definitely be ready for noise
i had the front room with big windows and a little balcony overlooking the street which was great
very clean and comfortable
clean simple and safe room
it is clean and simple :)
the room was very clean and comfortable
great communication from the host and clean rooms
joseba is a nice host
the host was very responsive and helpful
amazing host and an amazing place
really comfy beds and such a friendly host who really knows his home town
we were met by joseba’s brother martin who is a gracious host
great location in old town
great location in old town close to everything
very good location a lot of great food close by
great location right in the middle of old town
very central such a great location in the pedestrian old town
Read more reviews

2. A large double room with quality finishing (from USD 92)

If you are planning to visit San Sebastian soon, you should book this lovely house, located only a minutes’ walk from Zurriola Beach. The house is surrounded by many social amenities, including bars, shops, a local market, banks and supermarkets. If you book this accommodation you will have access to the whole house, which is ideal for couples and solo travellers. The living room is furnished with comfortable sofas, a coffee table, an air conditioner and a working space for your laptop.

As for your sleeping arrangements, the bedroom has a double bed, a dressing table, a closet and two bedside lamps. Other amenities, such as linen and toiletries, are also provided by the host.

Gran habitacion doble exterior
Donostia, Euskadi, Spain
326 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great room with plenty of space and excellent value for money
the room was spacious and cozy with a really nice bed cushions and blankets
the bedroom was large with very comfortable bed and sheets a fridge and balcony
a bit hot during the day without a/c but it was okay at night
we would definitely have stayed another night this holiday if the room had not been fully booked
monika’s place is very clean well-decorated and comfortable
the bathroom was a shared bathroom but that was kept clean as well
the place was very clean and inviting
everything was great & clean
the apartment is sparkling clean delicious breakfast
she's an amazing host as well
she is very helpful and serves a lovely breakfast
monika was the best airbnb host she was super helpful with recommendations and very accommodating to our requests
she gave us great info and suggestions that were so very helpful
she was kind enough to let us check in an hour early
the location is perfect - walking distance to everything
good restaurants very close by
beautiful room in a great location within walking distance of main attractions
great room and great location
location was fantastic in gros and a short walk to the old town
Read more reviews

3. A cozy room with Wi-Fi (from USD 42)

Be hosted by Manoli and her family in her beautiful home, located only five minutes’ walk from both Zurriola Beach and the town centre. You will find the location of her home very convenient because it is located close to shops, bars, cafes and restaurants. If you book this accommodation you will have access to your own bedroom, which has a double bed, a chest of drawers, a dressing table and a working space for your laptop. You will also have access to your own bathroom that has a shower and a toilet.

In case you want to make your own meals, the host is happy to allow you to use their kitchen. You may also bring your car along, as there is a free parking space on the premises.

Habitación acogedora y céntrica con WIFI.
Donostia, Euskadi, Spain
203 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a perfect refuge with wifi
there is even a lift to the apartment on the top floor with excellent views from manoli's balcony
i'm quite pleased with manoli's apartment
the room is basic but adequate if you just want a place to sleep
the room is great for one person to stay
clean and warm
the bathroom clean and spacious
the bathroom is very clean and well maintained
apartment is really nice clean and cosy
it is spotlessly clean and the bed was so comfortable
manoli is a wonderful host
manoli is a great host but she can't speak english
manoli and her daughter dawa are perfect host there’s hospitality was excellent
manoli and her daughter were really lovely hosts
manoli is a wonderful and kind hostess
the location is easy to access from bus terminal
the location is perfect
perfect location close to everything you need
excellent location every major city spot is within walking distance
the location is also great
Read more reviews

4. Homely room in San Sebastián (from USD 115)

When planning your vacation in Donostia, you should book this luxurious accommodation, located in the posh area of town. By booking this accommodation you will be strategically positioned, only five minutes’ drive to the town centre and three minutes’ walking distance to the beach. The room on offer is a double room, which consists of a living room, an open-plan kitchen, a bedroom and a bathroom. In the living room, you will find a flat-screen TV and a dining table.

The bedroom is furnished with two comfy single beds, a table, a closet and air conditioning. You will also have the opportunity to cook your own meals using the modern kitchen appliances that include an induction hob, an oven, a fridge and utensils. A free parking space is also available, upon request.

Cozy room en San Sebastián
Donostia, Euskadi, Spain
263 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room and space was perfect for a short stay
it was a pleasure to stay at eva‘s apartment
eva's apt is perfect for staying a few days in san sebastian
it is sparking clean great coffee and breakfast comfortable beds hot showers and modern appliances/facilities
eva‘s apartment feels more like a hostel than a private flat
everything was very clean
her apartment is clean and comfortable
the room was modern clean and central
the place is completely renovated clean and comfortable
it was really clean and did exactly what we needed for our trip
lovely host very helpful
eva was a great host
eva is a great host
eva is a great host
eva is an awesome host
very well located an easy walk to all the attractions
the location is excellent - absolutely everything is within walking distance
super convenient location and good facilities in the apartment
great spot easy walking distance to everything in the town
the location was great and close to the beach tabernas and the old town
Read more reviews

5. A comfortable double room in San Sebastian (from USD 62)

When planning your vacation in San Sebastian, you should book this charming, single-bedroom apartment. The apartment is located close to major amenities, such as hospitals, restaurants, hotels, an aquarium and boutiques. Furthermore, you will be close to the sea, thus you can indulge in several activities, such as kayaking, boating and many other water sports.

Assuming that you have decided to book this charming apartment, the first thing that you’ll see is a spacious living room, furnished with a comfy sofa, a coffee table, an air conditioner and a cable TV. As you continue to tour your new home, the next room you will come across is the kitchen, which has been equipped with a fridge, a toaster, a microwave and utensils. As for your sleeping arrangements, the bedroom has two single beds, which can be joined to form a double bed. Linen and toiletries are also provided by the host.

Double bed room Old Part WIFI
San Sebastian, Basque Country, Spain
309 reviews
Private room in hostel 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
having a fan helped
4) a decent fan for our hot room
the fan was enough for us actually we weren’t too hot
the room was as described and very comfortable
excellent host great wifi and location
everything is clean and easy to use
everything was fine clean bathrooms and kitchen
it is a really nice place very clean and well equiped
our room was comfortable and clean and we slept very well
apartment was clean and tidy comfy bed and a decent separate bathroom
responsive host with great advice for local eats and local sees
very obliging host provided recommendations on great local eateries
joseba was a great host
joseba was a great host
joseba is an amazing host
very central location and easy checkin
the location is outstanding
location is absolutely great
the location was excellent
this location is absolutely fantastic
Read more reviews

6. Apartment in the center of Donostia

Come and experience all that Donostia has to offer, as you are hosted by Iban in his beautiful one-bedroom house. Due to the size and location of this accommodation, this is the perfect place for couples or solo travellers. By booking this accommodation, you will be just a few steps from the bus station and 10 minutes’ drive from the main attractions of the city, including the beach and the famous Tabakalera.

The house consists of a spacious living room, a bedroom, a kitchen and the toilet. The living room is equipped with cable TV, an air conditioner, comfortable sofas and a dining table for two. You will also have access to a kitchenette, equipped with a microwave, an induction hob, an oven and utensils. As for your sleeping arrangements, the bedroom has a double bed, an air conditioner, a working space for your laptop and a chest of drawers. Linen and toiletries are also provided by the host.

Apartamento en el centro
Donostia, Spain
158 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is an electric fan that made sleeping more bearable
we requested a fan to better circulate the air
very neat and tidy apartment with all the necessary amenities
good breakfast and coffee excellent facilities in the bathroom and very proper blankets and sheets
the fan is sufficient even in summer
the beaches are spotlessly clean & not too busy
the apartment was clean and comfortable
the flat was very clean and very comfortable
the apartment was really clean and well appointed
very neat clean and new
iban was a great host
the host is responsive and quick to reply
iban was the best host making us feel extra welcome
iban was a very gracious and hospitable host
everything was great iban was a great host
great location next to train station and bus station
cute apartment that is close to everything especially the train station
really cute place the apartment was super central and a close walk to everything
loved that the location was in walking distance to everywhere
great location for walking into the city and near the river
Read more reviews

7. Private accommodation in San Sebastian

This is a private accommodation located in Donostia, a 10 minutes’ drive from the town centre and a few minutes’ walk to the general hospital. This comfy and spacious accommodation has two bedrooms, a spacious living room, a kitchen and a bathroom. The master bedroom has a double bed, a closet and a working space for your laptop, while the second bedroom is equipped with two single beds.

The kitchen has a cooktop, fridge and utensils, thus you will be able to cook yourself any meal that you desire. You will also be able to access your own private bathroom that has a bath, a hot shower and a toilet. Linen and toiletries are also provided upon request.

Alojamiento privado san sebastian
Donostia, Euskadi, Spain
301 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment feels and looks better than it was in the photos
also it’s less like an entire room and more like a private one
overall it’s a huge place very clean cheap for it’s value not a fan of the host
it is extremely spacious and it’s kitchen is huge
beds could be better though
great clean and tidy place
this was clean and spacious
all is clean and tidy
spacious clean and very quiet
it was big and clean place
cristina was a lovely host
the host mother was very nice and polite
cristina was kind and easy to communicate with
great value and very communicative host
all in all a great place to stay and a very receptive host
great place near public transport
very easy access by bus
great location on edge of san sebastián
nice apartment in basement easy to get to the city center by bus
3 min walk to catch bus 28 to main attractions or 10 euro taxi
Read more reviews

8. Comfy accommodation for two

Jam invites you to unwind in his comfy home after a tiring day exploring the busy town of Donostia. Apart from the excellent price, you will also love this accommodation because, despite being close to the town centre, the house still awards you with a peaceful, private and quiet environment.

Your space in this accommodation is an en-suite room, which has been furnished with a comfortable double bed, a flat-screen TV, a closet, air conditioning, a coffee table and two armchairs. The bathroom has a hot shower, a bath, a sink and a toilet. Other basic amenities, such as toiletries and linen, are also provided by the host.

122 reviews
Private room 1 Bed

9. A comfy studio in the district of Gros

This is a newly-furnished studio located in the district of Gros, only five minutes’ walk from Zurriola Beach. You will instantly fall in love with this accommodation because of its proximity to shops, bars, restaurants and cafes. Inside, you can access all the amenities available, including a sofa bed, coffee table, dressing table, an ottoman and a kitchenette. The kitchenette is equipped with a microwave, a mini refrigerator, a cooktop, an oven and utensils. Other amenities worth mentioning include free internet access, linen, toiletries and ample parking space.

46 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds

10. A double room with a balcony

This is a newly-renovated, one-bedroom apartment in San Sebastian, perfect for couples or solo travellers. The accommodation is located in a very central location, next to Zurriola Beach, the Old Town, the Kursaal, the train, the city centre and the bus station. The accommodation is furnished with a comfy double bed, a closet, a safe, air conditioning, and a large sliding glass door that leads to the balcony. There is also a private bathroom which has a sink, a toilet and a walk-in shower.

Guests are advised to enjoy their breakfast on the balcony, as they enjoy the sunrise. Other amenities worth mentioning include free Wi-Fi, linen, toiletries and ample parking space.

San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain
227 reviews
Room in boutique hotel 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Exploring Donostia, Spain

The most crucial part of a holiday is choosing where to stay. Here, you are able to discover which areas of San Sebastián will offer you the holiday you deserve, whether you’re on a budget, with your family, or you are looking for a luxurious getaway.

Disclosure: Trip101 selects the listings in our articles independently. Some of the listings in this article contain affiliate links.

Get Trip101 in your inbox

Unsubscribe in one click. See our privacy policy for more information on how we use your data

Still Need Travel Insurance?

You can buy and claim online, even after you've left home. Travel insurance from is available to people from 140 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.

*5% off when you book with our promo code: TRIP101

*For our Canadian and US travellers, unfortunately due to financial services laws, we cannot provide a discount. This promotional code cannot be used with any other discount offer, including World Nomads Members’ discount for travel insurance policy holders.

 Want to contribute as a Local Expert?
Explore San Sebastian - Donostia
Good things are meant to be shared!