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|380 properties allow pets|
|1.1K properties are a good fit for families|
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Frequently Asked Questions
How is the weather in Santander?
Santander has a temperate oceanic climate. Summers are warm with temperatures around 75°F (24°C), while winters are mild with temperatures averaging around 50°F (10°C). Rain is common throughout the year, particularly in winter and spring.
What are some of the best things to do in Santander?
In Santander, you could explore the city's historic sites, visit its beautiful beaches, or enjoy a boat tour around the bay. Many visitors also enjoy trying local Cantabrian cuisine, taking scenic walks along the promenade, or visiting the Mercado de la Esperanza, a traditional market.
What is the best time of year to visit Santander?
Summer, from June to September, is the most popular time to visit Santander, with warm weather perfect for beach activities. The city hosts the International Festival of Santander in August, a renowned event featuring concerts, theatre, and dance performances.
What are the best places to stay in Santander?
The city centre is often recommended for its close proximity to shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions. El Sardinero is a popular choice for its beaches and elegant architecture. Puerto Chico, known for its vibrant nightlife and marina views, is also a favourite among visitors.
What are the best places to visit in Santander?
Visitors often enjoy the Palacio de la Magdalena, a royal residence turned museum. The Santander Cathedral and the Centro Botin, a contemporary art centre, are also popular. The beaches of El Sardinero and Playa de los Bikinis are favorites among beach-lovers.
What are some hiking trails in Santander?
The Picos de Europa National Park is home to diverse hiking trails suitable for different skill levels. Closer to the city, Mataleñas Park and the Magdalena Peninsula offer scenic walks overlooking the sea. The Camino del Norte, part of the famous Camino de Santiago, also passes through the region.
What are some family activities to do in Santander?
Families can explore the Maritime Museum of Cantabria, enjoy a boat tour around the bay, or visit the Magdalena Peninsula, home to a mini zoo and beautiful gardens. The Cabárceno Nature Park, featuring animals from all continents in semi-freedom, is also a hit among families.
What are some of the best day trip ideas in Santander?
Explore the Picos de Europa National Park, where you can enjoy breathtaking mountain scenery and wildlife. Discover the charming village of Comillas, home to Gaudi's El Capricho. Other frequently suggested trips include visits to the Altamira Caves, known for their prehistoric paintings, and Bilbao, with its contemporary art scene featuring the Guggenheim Museum.
What types of vacation rentals are available in Santander?
Uncover the perfect home-away-from-home with our diverse selection of vacation rentals in Santander. From over 1,500 apartment rentals to over 110 house rentals, we've got you covered. For even more variety, explore our Airbnb Categories to find the ideal space for your getaway.
Are there apartment rentals with a dedicated workspace in Santander?
Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 800 apartment rentals in Santander featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.