We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A hidden corner of donosti

I always wandered if visiting the place where the Queen and the dictator used to stay was worth... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Angel Patricio O
via mobile

Very very beautiful park. With lake and green gardens. I am happy that we had been there. There are... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Lukas M
Read all 141 reviews
All photos (80)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
17 Jun 2018
“A hidden corner of donosti”
14 Jul 2017
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Paseo Aiete, s/n, 20009 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 48 10 00
Reviews (141)
Filter reviews
18 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I always wandered if visiting the place where the Queen and the dictator used to stay was worth it... And it totally is. Wonderful gardens with incredible ponds full of frongs, newts and even turtles! And must do if you want to Scape from the...More

1  Thank Angel Patricio O
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Very very beautiful park. With lake and green gardens. I am happy that we had been there. There are flowers and trees. It is very sunny place

Thank Lukas M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Beautiful spot to enjoy time away from the beach. Took#19 bus. Small cafe open but didn't visit. Only walked few paths. Peaceful.

Thank scampi745
Reviewed 14 April 2017

One of my favourite parks in the city,absolutely stunning with a gorgeous pond with turtles and swans, an excellent playground for all ages and there's sand so it's toddler friendly! The Palace is beautiful as are the rest of the grounds.There's a cool underground cultural...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Google maps had us going down the tiniest of one way streets to find the entrance to the park, yet we could never quite get there. We could see the back side of the park from a wider road, but could never seem to get...More

Thank elleng
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We decided to visit Parque Aiete since it was near our hotel and we really enjoyed our visit. It is truly beautiful and relaxing, so I really recommend it.

Thank surf_golf
Reviewed 8 June 2016

What a refreshing place to visit. Beautiful lawns and flower beds, little ponds and grottos. Lots of up and down walking through forest a vibrant greens. Even a little cafe. Relax and enjoy the fresh air out of the downtown area.

Thank Lee T
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Well maintained and spacious with manicured landscaped gardens around the palace and a wilder woods side behind. My local park to walk dogs and collect kindling for the fire. On the weekends the cafe area is full of kids. This is the former home of...More

Thank FarOutInn
Reviewed 22 December 2015

This park was once known as "Franco's Palace"; the dictator used to spend his summer time in this house. Fortunately, at this moment, i'ts a great public place for a walk. There's a public library and entertainment activities for kids, just behind those green glasses...More

Thank Maite S
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Here, you have culture( poems on the culture house), animals( swans and turtles and fish in the pond), quiet flowered place

Thank Isabelle59494
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 55 nearby hotels
Barcelo Costa Vasca
2 299 reviews
.44 km away
Hotel Niza
747 reviews
.57 km away
Hostal Alemana
224 reviews
.59 km away
Hostal La Concha
17 reviews
.61 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 855 nearby restaurants
La Madame
779 reviews
.52 km away
Narru Restaurante
605 reviews
.57 km away
Txirrita Sagardotegia
30 reviews
.57 km away
La Perla
651 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 270 nearby attractions
La Concha Beach
7 827 reviews
.45 km away
26 reviews
.45 km away
Santa Clara Island
169 reviews
.51 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Parque Aiete staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines