Beaches

San Sebastián is considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in Spain, and this is largely due to the special atmosphere provided by its three urban beaches. Discover which are its three main beaches and the distinguishing features of each so that you can choose which one to enjoy.

Zurriola beach

The Zurriola beach -formerly known as the Gros beach- is today one where you will usually find young people and Gros quarter locals. It used to be a crowded beach in the past, however, ever since its remodelling in the year 1994 it has become, if possible, an even more popular place in the city…

Ondarreta beach

Although the most popular beach in San Sebastián is La Concha, Ondarreta beach is another one that stands out among the three in the city. Ondarreta is an urban beach located in the Antiguo quarter, right under the slope of Igueldo mount and bordering on the renowned sculptural work by Chillida Peine de los Vientos…

La Concha beach

Out of the three main beaches in San Sebastián, La Concha beach is the best-known among them. It is famous not only in Spain but also in many places all over the globe, since it has been frequently featured in travel magazines as one of the best urban beaches in the world. In the heart…