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An Unforgettable Celebration

Hotel María Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel is the ideal location to celebrate a social events and weddings. Its spacious and elegant ballrooms with magnificent views from their terraces, its renowned cuisine, the attentive guest service and tempting menu selection are details that the bride, groom and all of their family can enjoy. Our weddings and banquets specialists will help you take care of every detail.

Elegance and serenity are the defining qualities of the refurbished rooms Eeaso, Ibaia, Zubaia and Elcano, all four are unequivocally romantic spaces to host a wedding. All have recently been refurbished to honor their original Belle Époque splendor and enriched with new amenities and high-tech touches. Combined with our 136 deluxe guest rooms and suites, the hotel is an unbeatable landmark for this once-in-a-lifetime occasion.

More information and bookings:
Phone number: +34 943 437 642
Contact hours: Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm.

  • 5

    Event Rooms

  • 8,040 sq ft

    Total Event Space

  • 280

    Capacity Largest Space

Wedding Details

A Collection of Shared Experiences That Begin Here

Luxury Collection service and the exclusive care of every last detail make the Hotel Maria Cristina the perfect choice to enjoy a unique experience, exceeding your expectations and those of your guests.

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Wedding Spaces

Conveniently located on the ground floor off the grand gallery are the hotel’s three palatial reception rooms that your guests can access through any of the hotel’s grand entrances, through the romantic lobby and all also have a access to the terraces overlooking the Urumea river and the Victoria Eugenia Theater. Discover the luxurious and flexible rooms offering space for private and intimate get togethers to grand celebrations of up to 280 people.
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Wedding Menus

A wide selection of menus, wine list and cakes to make the menu that best suits your needs. We also have special menus without gluten, vegetarian suggestions or desserts without sugar. The hotel will coordinate everything you need to celebrate your wedding, including: Orchestra or disco, dance floor, lights and open bar.
Terrace Suite


Enjoy these complimentaries during your special day courtesy of the hotel.

About This Venue

  • 3 luxurious function rooms that can be used separately or all together as one unique space

  • Professional planners to handle all event details.

  • All meeting rooms have natural daylight and a private terrace overlooking the River or Theatre

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  • Customized catering menu options available.

  • Combination of pastel décor, spectacular columns and antique crystal chandeliers.

  • Capaciy for up to 300 people, Belle Epoque style with majestic columns.

Plan an Inspired Event

Attendee Booking Tools

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We can provide you with a unique complimentary Reservation Link that makes it easy for your guests to reserve their rooms.

  • Shared in an email
  • Embed in a website
  • Personalized with your group name, event dates, hotel, and special rates
  • Displayed in multiple languages on Marriott domains worldwide

Manage Your Event with Ease

Group Lists

If you have a list of your guests, we can make reservations for all of them.

Rooming Lists

We can send you a report showing which of your guests have reserved rooms and when they plan to arrive.

Mobile Check-In

Guests can check in before their stay, receive instant alerts when their room is ready and check out by skipping the front desk.

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Floor Plans

Capacity Chart

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  • Study Room
  • 25x14x10
  • 356
  • 10
  • Zubia
  • 40x29x18
  • 1,178
  • 90
  • 60
  • 35
  • 38
  • 109
  • 80
  • Easo
  • 43x39x18
  • 1,249
  • 50
  • 35
  • 100
  • 70
  • Elcano
  • 60x37x18
  • 2,214
  • 150
  • 100
  • 40
  • 40
  • 206
  • 144
  • Ibaia
  • 119x26x18
  • 3,039
  • 280
  • 180
  • 80
  • 80
  • 280
  • 230

Room Set-Up Examples

Setup Example


Stand-up social function where beverages and light foods are served. Foods may be presented on small buffet tables or passed by servers. May precede a meal function.

Setup Example


Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

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Appropriate for large sessions and short lectures that do not require extensive note-taking. This is a convenient setup to use before breaking into discussion or role-playing groups because chairs can be moved.

Setup Example

Conference and Hollow Square

Appropriate for interactive discussions and note-taking sessions for fewer than 25 people. Many hotels have elegant "boardrooms" for 10 to 20 people, equipped with full audiovisual capabilities, a writing board, cork board and a flip chart.

Setup Example

Schoolroom or Classroom

The most desirable setup for medium to large-size lectures. Requires a relatively large room. Tables provide attendees with space for spreading out materials and taking notes.

Setup Example

E-shape, U-shape and T-shape

Appropriate for groups of fewer than 40 people. These are best for interaction with a leader seated at the head of the setup. Audiovisual is usually best set up at the open end of the seating.

Setup Example

Ovals and Rounds

Generally used for meals and sessions involving small group discussions. A five foot round table seats eight people comfortably. A six foot round table seats 10 people comfortably.

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