11st October Flag Day – Aránzazu Hoteles

10 October, 2017

On October 11 Red Cross celebrates in Bilbao the traditional Flag Day.

This year the collection is destined to the projects that the Institution comes developing in favour of the most disadvantaged children: school success, hospitalized infancy, support to families with minors, … “Say YES to the infancy ” and collaborate with Red Cross. Aránzazu Hoteles as collaborator, will place a charity booth at Carlton Hotel. We wait for you.

día de la bandera

San Sebastian Gastronomika 2017

03 October, 2017

One more year, Donostia it´s open to the culinary world with his already known San Sebastian Gastronomika, which besides the congress offers different activities to everybody.

This year the protagonist will be India, which will aromatize the city and will bring color and a lot of flavors different from our palates.

From this Sunday, the 8th of October, and until Wednesday, the 11th, in the entry to the Kursaal you will be able to enjoy indian “Street Food”. In addition, for the most advanced in the world of the kitchen, on the 8th there will be courses to learn how to make curry, the tikka chicken, how to use the spices ….

Zinemaldia 2017 – San Sebastián

20 September, 2017

From 22nd to 30th Septemberit will take place in Donostia the 65th International Film Festival of San Sebastian, or e Zinemaldia.

This cinema event, as important as the ones in Cannes or Venice it will assemble actors and directors of international reputation. Among them the 3 Donostia Awards of this edition: Monica Bellucci, Ricardo Darín and Agnés Varda.

In addition, also they will walk along the red carpet between others John Malkovich (president of the juror of the official section), Javier Bardem, Penélope Cruz, Glenn Close or Arnold Schwarzenegger.

San Sebastian, a film city!

Aránzazu Hoteles at M&I Private Forums

28 August, 2017

Aránzazu Hotels takes part in a new appointment of M&I Private Forums, this time in Ljubljana (Slovenia).

The Forum will take place from August 29 to September 2 in format workshop. With an agenda confirmed of more than 52 meetings with the principal travel agents of Europe, we will promote the services of meetings, congresses and conventions of Aránzazu Hoteles’s different hotels. This professional appointment is focused on the MICE tourism: meetings, incentives, Congresses and Events.

The cities of Bilbao and San Sebastian have enough resources to attract this type of tourism, and the Hotels: Hotel Abando, Hotel Carlton and Hotel San Sebastian, the quality services in order to ensure successful events.

In addition, La Rioja is standing out the latter years as one of the fashionable national destinations also in the MICE sector. Therefore, the Hotel Los Agustinos is postulated as a very attractive option between the event organizers.

Aste Nagusia in San Sebastián

02 August, 2017

It approaches the Big Week of Donostia. In I make concrete the holidays of the Beautiful Easo they will be celebrated this year from August 12 to August 19 and will bring to the city hundreds of activities.

Between the whole programming they fit to emphasize certainly the spectacles of fireworks that are given every night and that Chenoa, La oreja de Van Gogh or Morat congregate in The Shell to all the natives of San Sebastian, concerts of the bands Effect Corridor; the Jump contest of the Racetrack and the pirates’ “Boarding” that turns out to be one of the most multitudinous and enterteining appointments of the week.

52 Heineken Jazzaldia

20 July, 2017

The 52nd edition of the Heineken Jazzaldia is here, and it will bring the best international jazz music to the city.

This year Donostia will assemble more than 80 artists and bands that will play in 17 scenes distributed by the whole city.

Let´s enjoy the music!

New Season at San Sebastián´s Racetrack

06 June, 2017

Last friday, 2nd June started the new season of the Racetrack of San Sebastián. The first days the entrance will be free.

The big day of the season will be The Gold Cup, a test inside the prestigious competition Him Defi du Gallop and that will be celebrated on 15th August.


MICE day in Paris

24 May, 2017

This week Turespaña congregated in the Avenue Hoche of Paris to a group of businessmen and professionals to announce the products that the different communities offer for the tourism MICE.

In this action, San Sebastian was represented by the Convention Bureau of San Sebastian, the Conference Hall Kursaal, the receptive Basque Destination and the Hotel San Sebastian of the group Aránzazu Hoteles.

During the day, the assistants could meet these professionals and know the new options that the destination offers.

IMEX 2017 – Frankfurt

15 May, 2017

From the 16th to the 18th May is taking place in Frankfurt the IMEX 2017 fair, one of the most important ones in Europe for the MICE sector.

The fair assembles participants of all the countries of the world and this year will have figures like more than 3500 exhibitors, 4000 attendants and approximately 65000 meetings.

Aránzazu Hoteles will be there, like in previous editions, and we will be in the stand E300, belonging to Turespaña.

Roadshow in the North of Italy with Basquetour

10 May, 2017

This week, Turespaña organizes 3 consecutive events in the north of Italy. Among other communities, Basque Country also will be present of the hand of Basquetour and Aránzazu Hoteles will share stand with the Basque agency and with the incoming agency of Azul Marino Viajes, Norte Sur Incoming.

The event organized by the Spanish tourism agency, will introduce the destination of Basque Country to the Italian tourism agents in 3 main cities in the north of the country: Bologna, Padua and Milan.