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Hotel Silken Rio Santander, Santander

4-star4 stars
Avenida Reina Victoria, 153, Santander, Cantabria, 39005, Spain

Upscale beach hotel with restaurant, near Gran Casino del Sardinero
  • Free WiFi
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From 793 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Beautiful beach
Great location
Fantastic service
Amenities are not the best

Hotel Silken Rio Santander, Santander

from $49
  • Standard Double Room
  • Standard Twin Room, Sea View
  • Double Room (with extra bed)

What’s around Hotel Silken Rio Santander, Santander


  • Gran Casino del Sardinero - 4 min walk
  • Palacio de la Magdalena - 17 min walk
  • Santander Cathedral - 35 min walk
  • Santander Ferry Terminal - 36 min walk
  • Primera El Sardinero Beach - 4 min walk
  • El Sardinero Beach - 4 min walk
  • Jardines de Piquio - 5 min walk
  • Magdalena Peninsula - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Santander (SDR) - 11 min drive
  • Santander Station - 6 min drive
  • Boo Station - 13 min drive
  • El Astillero Guarnizo Station - 15 min drive
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 89 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors


  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • One child (5 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking (limited) *

  • Free nearby parking


  • Area shuttle *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 5 beach bars
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2153
  • Conference space size (meters) - 200
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1964
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Marea Alta - This beachfront restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch only.

Marea Baja - This tapas bar specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Hotel Silken Rio Santander, Santander’s small print

Also known as

  • Rio Santander
  • Hotel Silken Rio Santander Santander
  • Hotel Silken Rio Santander Hotel Santander
  • Silken Rio
  • Silken Rio Hotel
  • Silken Rio Hotel Santander
  • Silken Rio Santander
  • Silken Santander
  • Hotel Silken Rio
  • Silken Rio Santander Santander
  • Hotel Silken Rio Santander Hotel


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

In accordance with national/local laws, air conditioning may be restricted to certain hours from 01 June to 30 September.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates).

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Self parking costs EUR 18 per night

Parking is available nearby and costs EUR 18 per night

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 36 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 14.50 per person (approximately)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

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.

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Recent reviews

Very Good 8.2 From 103 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Very nice front desk person for our check in. Spoke very good english and told us about local area. Room was right across the beach with balcony with great views and easy walking distance to local parks and beaches!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Scott, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great location
Super excellent . Looking to visit next year
Eduardo, usOther trip
Exceptional 10.0
Sardinera Playa en Santander Rocks
The view of the sea and lighthouses was magical.
Greta, us2 night family trip
Good 6.0
Room was not the best, I would say one of the worst outlooks onto air conditioning systems and a car park. Room was stuffy and air conditioning ineffective
Matthew, gb2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent location just in front of the beach. Great views of sardinero beach
gb4 night family trip

Hotel Silken Rio Santander, Santander

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