Bilbao hotels & apartments, all accommodations in Bilbao
Known as a rather industrial port, Bilbao with determination seeks to transform into a tourist spot, demonstrating each year some new attractions. The relatively new Guggenheim Museum Bilbao devoted to modern art is one of the main attractions in the city. It was designed by the renowned Frank Gehry who believed to be one of the best contemporary architects working on this planet. The museum's core collection is focused (but not limited) on works by Vasily Kandinsky, Paul Klee and Piet Mondrian.
Other landmarks in Bilbao include the Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, the Bellas Artes Museum, the Museum of Sea, the 14th century Gothic Church of Santiago and Ensanche Park. Though, perhaps most of the visitors flock to Bilbao just to witness marvelous metro (subway), designed by Norman Foster.
Bilbao also features some good beaches and a few scenic spots. The most popular picnic site is on Monte Archanda, northward from the old town. Getxo beach is the number one spot among surfers with a 100-year-old suspension bridge and an array of noisy bars and lively bars.
From Bilbao you can reach Pamblona to attend the annual San Fermin festival famous for its Running of the Bulls. But if you prefer calmer, non-violent pastime then International Festival of Documentary and Short Film of Bilbao is for you. The festival takes place end of November, early December.
And for food-lovers Saint Thomas Day is a must. It's held on 21 December and features traditional products from the region's rural areas and displayed on more than 300 stalls stretched between El Arenal and Plaza Nueva. The point is that you can buy or taste anything you want. We recommend talo con chorizo (corn tortilla and salami) and txakoli (sweet regional white wine). The city offers lots of accommodations. Use our directory to find the best hotel deals and head for the vacation of your life!
The occupancy level for the hotels in Bilbao throughout the year is rather big. It could be very difficult to find cheap hotels in Bilbao at a reasonable price in a few weeks before the visit. The best way to arrange your hotel in Bilbao is minimum of 2 - 3 months in advance. You could get better prices and find more available hotels. If you could not find your hotel here, we could recommend Booked.net with Bilbao hotel booking at reasonable prices.
5 stars hotels in Bilbao
The health spa, located on the 6th floor, offers magnificent views of the river and includes an outdoor heated pool, a gym with the latest equipment, massages and a sauna.
LocationLocated in the heart of the new business, leisure, and cultural centre of the city, this luxury hotel lies on the banks of the Nervion River and is surrounded by the emblematic Guggenheim Museum, the new Euskalduna Conference and Concert Hall...
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4 stars hotels in Bilbao
Hotel with an unbeatable location in the commercial and financial center of Bilbao; near the Campos Eliseos Theatre and major nationally renowned shopping centers, 5 minutes from Historic part of Town and ten minutes from the Guggenheim Museum, the...
Hotel located near the Guggenheim. The hotel enjoys a unique location, very close to points of interest such as the Euskalduna Congress Center, in front of the San Mamés Football Stadium and near the current symbol of the Vasque capital: the Guggenheim Museum.
This charming city and conference hotel lies right at the heart of the city. In around 10 minutes guests may reach the Guggenheim Museum enjoy a stunning view over the Ria (the channel) and the Calatraba footbridge.
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3 stars hotels in Bilbao
Stay at the well-connected Holiday Inn Express Bilbao hotel, next to Bilbao Airport and convenient for the city's business and technology parks. Views of the Basque countryside surround the contemporary decorated in stylish navy blue.
This hotel is located in the centre of Bilbao, close to public transport, restaurants, bars and pubs. The nearest nightclub and various shopping venues are only a stone's throw from the hotel and the nearest beach is some 18 km away.
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2 stars hotels in Bilbao
LocationThe hotel enjoys an excellent location in the historical centre of Bilbao, between the Arriaga Theatre and the Cathedral of Santiago, a short step away from the financial area.
Property Location With a stay at Casual Gurea, you'll be centrally located in Bilbao, steps from Santiago Cathedral and Arriaga Theater. This pension is within close proximity of Plaza Nueva and Basque Museum.
Property Location With a stay at Pensión Méndez II in Bilbao (Bilbao Old Town), you'll be minutes from Santiago Cathedral and Arriaga Theater. This pension is within close proximity of Ribera Market and Plaza Nueva.
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Recommended hotels in Bilbao
The Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao, facing the Guggenheim Museum, is the Silken Hotels' first five-star and the chain's pride. The hotel expresses a contemporary concept that avoids ostentation and promotes fun.
LocationThis city hotel lies at the heart of the city of Bilbao, directly on a main shopping street. The old town is easily reached in 10 minutes by foot.
The Hotel Miró has a superb location, next to the Guggenheim, the stores of design, the best commercial area and the main museums. The 50 rooms of the hotel have an elegant and cosmopolitan decoration designed by Antonio Miró.
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