At Monte Igueldo hill, just outside San Sebastian and with dramatic views over the headland and Cantabrian Sea, lasts Akelarre Hotel. Inaugurated on July 2017 as the first 5* boutique hotel, Akelarre Hotel adjoins the restaurant of the same name that has held 3 stars under Chef Pedro Subijana.
Akelarre offers 22 spacious bedrooms and suites, each with floor-to-ceiling windows with sea views. The architectural design and the interiors were made by Mecanismo Estudio, creating contemporary and airy areas with noble materials.
Among the facilities, Akelarre includes a spa with a swimming pool with hydrotherapy circuit, Hamman, sauna, gym and three treatment cabins. A gastronomic offer, Espazio Oteiza, with a dining room, a snack bar and a cocktail bar at its mesmerizing terraces overlooking the sea. An exclusive state-of-the-art wine cellar showcases Pedro Subijana’s most treasured wine collection. Adjoining tasting room hosts wine tastings and private events.