Removals to Santander | Moving to Santander from UK | European Furniture Removals to Spain
Santander is a stunning city in the Cantabria region on Spain’s north coast. It is a beautiful part of the world that is well know for its pristine natural environment, vibrant culture and bustling economy. Santander has become one of the most popular locations for UK expats and thousands of people migrate here each year. People most often move to Santander to find work, start a business or retire.
If you are one of the lucky few moving to Santander this year, make the process easier by hiring a professional European furniture removals company like Schepens. We are one of the most experienced European removals companies, having performed hundreds of removals to Santander and other parts of Spain over the years.
Each removal is managed by a talented move coordinator. They have the local knowledge and expertise necessary to ensure your move to Santander goes off without a hitch! They will be available throughout the entire removals process, to help you understand the progress of the move and to answer your questions. Your move coordinator can even give you tips on life in Santander and fill in your customs paper work for you!
This blog post will take a closer look at the wonderful city that is Santander. Afterwards, we will explain why Schepens is the #1 choice for furniture removals to Santander and other parts of Spain.
With a new office located in Malaga we are perfectly positioned to help with the logistics of your move throughout Spain
Why move to Santander from the UK?
So, why are so many people moving to this great city? Here are a few of the most common reasons:
It is an incredibly beautiful part of Europe
Santander is located between the Cantabrian Mountain Range and the Bay of Biscay. This incredible location allows residents to enjoy both ocean views and stunning mountain vistas. The landscape is very green all year round and there are some large national parks within a short drive of the city. The beaches are glorious and the warm weather means they can be enjoyed all year round. It is the perfect location for anyone interested in outdoor activities like hiking, bike riding, boating, rowing, or mountain climbing.
The food in Santander is fantastic
The quality of food in Spain is excellent, but Santander takes it to the next level. There are many delicious local dishes that often use local seafood. Checkout the famous Cantabrian stew (Cocido Montañes), Cantabrian pastries (Sobaos Pasiegos) and the local cheesecakes. The area is also well known for its cheese, wine, and tapas.
The economy is one of the strongest in the region
Santander is a port city with a strong import/export industry and tourism industry. This really helps to bolster the economy and make it one of the strongest in northern Spain. The local government encourages entrepreneurs to start new businesses and there are tax concessions available. You will find it easier to find employment in Santander compared to many other parts of Spain.
Santander has excellent schools
The Spanish education system has improved greatly in the past few decades. It now delivers educational outcomes around the same level of public schools in the United Kingdom. There are many schools to choose from in Santander including bilingual schools like the Colegio Jardín de Africa.
In terms of higher education, Santander is home to the University of Cantabria, European University of the Atlantic, and Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo (UIMP). Some of the best schools in Santander include:
- IES Santa Clara
- IES Cantabria
- inlingua Santander
- KELLS SCHOOL
- Colegio Concertado La Anunciación Santander
- Colegio Salesiano “María Auxiliadora”
Useful Resources for Moving to Santander
Here are some helpful resources to make removals to Santander.
- The UK government’s Living in Spain guide
- Checklist for British expats moving to Spain
- The cost of living in Spain
- 10 things to know before moving to Spain
“Well, here we are back in Spain… just like to thank you for an excellent service provided. Very professional and friendly staff both ends. will absolutely recommend you. Kind regards”. Lil Wergilis – Velez de Benaudalla
Why use Schepens for removals to Santander
Schepens has the local knowledge and expertise to make removals to Santander simple! Our team performs many furniture removals from the UK to Santander each year and know the journey well. Here are some more reasons to choose Schepens for European furniture removals:
Clients are assigned a dedicated move coordinator
Schepens assigns a dedicated move coordinator to each client having a furniture removal performed. They will guide you through the entire removals process, explaining what occurs ay each stage and answering your questions. When the removal is being performed, they will constantly be available to provide you with updates.
Affordable furniture removals Santander
We are one of the largest European removals companies servicing Santander. The large size of our firm allows to achieve incredible levels of efficiency. It also means we can negotiate better deals with suppliers. This makes us one of the most affordable providers of European furniture removals.
We perform removals to Spain regularly
Our company performs dozens of European furniture removals to Spain each year. This means clients have flexible delivery schedules and the option of using a part load removal. Because we run so many removals to Santander each year, our removers know the region well — improving the efficiency and reliability of our service.
Professional packing service for all furniture removals from the UK
All furniture removals from the UK have the option of using our professional packing service. This service involves our talented removers packing your possessions for you. This not only helps you save time, it increases the security of your cargo. Our removers know how to pack cargo to survive the long journey from the UK to Santander.
Furniture removals Santander with highly trained staff
All removers are trained to British Association of Removers standards. This is the industry-leading standard for furniture removals. Because we comply with this standard, you know that our removals will be performed safely and efficiently.
Schepens organises removals to and from all the major towns, cities and areas in Spain, including: Alicante, Almeria, Avila, Costa Dorada, Costa Da Luz, Costa Del Sol, Costa Brava, Cordoba, Cuenca, Barcelona, Burgos, El Escorial, Gijón, Granada, Gibraltar, Guadix, Madrid, Malaga, Marbella, Merida, Poblet, Ronda, Salamanca, Salobrena, Segovia, Seville, Tarragona, Toledo, Torreivieja, Valencia and Vigo