Hotel Palacio de Aiete
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Palacio de Aiete San Sebastián - Donostia
Modern well managed hotel with very helpful staff and great food
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... a pubic washroom adjacent to a group of homeless men smoking. So we called the Pension were told that, yes, it was the correct address. It was located on a busy street, so I had to hop out of the car find the place, while Jack drove about trying to find a parking spot. The Pension is situated on the 2nd floor of an 8 storey building and is marked by a tiny nameplate on the door. After check-in, we were directed to a public parking lot a few blocks ...
... specifics. We don't expect people to read through each description, the notes are more for us to refer to later (when looking back and wondering "what WAS that?").
The leaves and the Foie under the Rain
The Foie (soo good) was made to look like any other leaves. The "rain" on the leaves was the dressing, which didn't have any oil and was an aromatized (?) spritz. The red currant "berries" bursted with flavor.
Green Broth ...
... I get a straight shooting answer from him and that our conversations are not reserved. We then make our way to the top of a hill (every city in Europe seems to have a lookout point from a hill) and take in the views of the city, its spectacular beaches and hundreds of black silhouettes trying to catch their next big wave. We head into the old town where the bars from the night before have been transformed into Pintxos (Tapas in Basque Country are called Pintxos) restaurants. ...
... the many the wine regions of France - Bordeaux. Here we had a lovely little apartment run by our host Sophie, who kindly picked us up from the bus stop in the evening when our bus finally rolled in. This was to be our sanctuary for the next two days, especially for me! Unfortunately my sickness still had a hold of me which meant that Cory had to do all the wine tasting and drinking. This was a task he however felt very qualified to do. After a slow start to our ...
... pinxtos. The Fuego Negro (black fire) is a recommended restaurant with innovative pinxtos. We arrive and find that we are lucky to get a table. Many of them are reserved. The waitress who speaks English, French and Spanish explains there is a system. It is a set price tasting menu. You get what-ever the kitchen is preparing at the time. 35 euros each and a range of different flavours. Sounds fantastic I say. I don't have to make any decision just hope I like what ever is ...