Hostels in Santander, Spain

8 hostels available. Prices start from $13 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Santander

Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Rooms and Bathrooms The rooms seem to be in a good condition -- they are clean and not too small. Some of the beds are quite close to each other, so there isn't that much space to get all comfy … More
Beach Lovers Retreat Family-Friendly Hostel Solo Traveller
"…00 to 18.00 Check out before 11.00 Payment upon arrival by credit and debit card Taxes included Breakfast not available General: Reception: Monday to Friday from 15.00 to 18.00 (There … More
Calle Burgos 4, 1º izd More
Family-Friendly Hostel
"…General: Receptionm 9:30 to 22:30 hours No curfew. The maximum period of stay is 14 days." …"…The path will take your around 20 minutes and you need to follow the next directions: Head south … More
Beach Lovers Retreat Solo Traveller
42 Calle Alta 39008 More
Beach Lovers Retreat Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…Our hostel is located in the heart of Santander, so you have all the sights just a few meters. They're next to the hostel bus stops, the commercial center of the city, the best restaurants and … More

Hostel Royalty

Free Breakfast
Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"Amazing - Everything about this place is great! Fantastic location, great views, nice room & wonderful staff. It was an absolute pleasure to stay here, I'm going to miss it!" …"…Our friendly staff … More
Beach Lovers Retreat Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
Plaza las estaciones 1 More

Hotels in Santander

Avenida de Los Castros 137 A planta. More
23 Avenida Herrera Oria More
"Great Bed & Breakfast by the coast!! - Small hotel and great bed and breakfast. The owner is very kind, he helped us to plan out trip and giving good advices about Santander. The hotel has new … More

Guest Houses in Santander

"…The place is spotless, it smells clean and the location is just perfect. Next time I visit Santander, I'll definitely stay at this place. I promised I would be back!! Absolutely first-class, … More
"…All our rooms are bright, and have double-pane windows, so that they are isolated from any external noise. They have TV, safety box and heating, as well as a hair-dryer in the bathroom. We always … More
"…We are right next to the international University Menendez Pelayo, and 200 metres from the 'Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones', 'Palacio de Deportes' and the 'Racing Football Club Stadium' … More

Apartments in Santander

"…The apartments are ideal for booking a stay as a family or couple in this elegant and tranquil city. You can also bring your pets here. In the area surrounding the establishment you can enjoy … More

Hostels in Santander, Spain

8 hostels available. Prices start from $27 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Santander (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Santander.

Remains from the Bronze Age were found near Santander, but today’s city was first mentioned in the eleventh century. It grew as a harbor and religious center in the Middle Ages, and has become a major port since the seventeenth century. During the second half of the nineteenth century, Santander started the creation of the city-resort of El Sardinero, which grew as a summer destination for the Spanish high society in the early twentieth century. A big boost to the city development was the establishment of Santander Bank, which is currently one of the largest financial institutions in the world.

Today, Santander is still a famous Spanish resort, but it is not the top destination in the country. However, there are twelve beaches, the most famous of which are Virgen del Mar Beach, Maruca Beach, Bocal Beach, and Sardinero Beach. There are many parties and clubs in the city and almost nobody could complain about Santander’s nightlife in the summer. The situation is not that great during the rest of the year, but there are still places to go out. There are also many interesting sights such as the Santander Cathedral, whose lower temple was built around the thirteenth century; El Sardinero, which has been a tourist neighborhood since the mid-nineteenth century; the Palace of Magdalena, built in the early twentieth century for the Spanish Royal Family; the Cantabrian Maritime Museum; and the Municipal Museum of Fine Arts.

You can find many different Santander hostels in the summer, but in the winter the situation is quite different and most of the hostels in Santander are closed. The remaining very few Santander hostels are very good, they have a great location in the city center and they have very reasonable prices. The only problem is that hostels in Santander have rather small capacity and sometimes, it is impossible to find a hostel in Santander with vacancies.

Written by local enthusiast for Santander hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Santander hostels George Traveller

Santander Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Santander, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 8
Average dorm price $30
Average private room price $112
Cheapest hostel in Santander Alojamientos Cantíber with $28
Party hostels in Santander Hostel Santander (3 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 8.7

FAQ about Santander Hostels

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