TOP 5 Hotels in Bilbao
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Looking for an unforgettable stay in bustling Bilbao? Choose from perfect waterfront properties and delightful boutique hotels here at Voyage Prive!
This chic city hotel is located just moments from the famed Guggenheim Museum. The interiors have an artsy feel, thanks to the bespoke, modernist furniture and inventive use of light. Guests have access to a number of premium facilities, from a city-view spa to terraced Basque dining.
This ideally located city stay is situated in the vibrant Indautxu neighbourhood. With 70s-inspired interiors and a touch of modern finesse, the hotel offers a unique blend of old and new. Amenities are equally fascinating, with chic cocktail bars and delectable dining options.
This beautiful hotel is located on the outskirts of Bilbao, offering unrivalled views of mountains and tranquil scenery. Rooms are decorated in warm and inviting Basque colours. Guests can enjoy delicious, locally sourced food or chill out by the sun-drenched outdoor pool.
Miró Hotel is situated overlooking the magnificent Guggenheim on the shimmering Estuary of Bilbao. The glamorous, design-led interiors are a treat to return to. Guests can also make use of an indulgent spa and gym with massage treatments and an inviting hot tub.
This exceptional, art-centric hotel is just moments from the Guggenheim. With colourful interiors and inviting suites, the hotel offers some of the best views in the city. Enjoy a chic city spa or dine under the stars on the rooftop terrace.
- Free Wi-Fi
- Hot drink making facilities
- Flatscreen TVs
- Luxury bathroom amenities
- Swimming facilities
- Terraced bars
- Basque cuisine
- Spa treatments
- Gym facilities
- Bicycle rental
- Room service
Bilbao comes to life in the summer when the weather is warm, and the city hosts bustling festivals, including Aste Nagusia. The city can swell with numbers, particularly from July to August, so be prepared to book early for places. To avoid the summer crowds but still experience fine weather, consider a trip in spring or early autumn. Winter can be fairly mild, with temperatures hovering around 12°C, but fog and rain are common.
Bilbao boasts a fine number of attractions and excursions to suit all ages and travel types. The city is most famous for its vibrant cultural scene, from world-class museums to modern art galleries. This is great for families with little ones, as there are ample parks and beaches for when you’re not sightseeing. Friends and couples, too, can make great use of Bilbao’s exceptional dining scene. A centre of Basque cooking, you'll find charming cobblestoned eateries and vibrant pintxo bars. What’s more, you’re just moments from natural beauty, making it a perfect base for rugged coastal hikes and biking trips. Chief among these is the unmissable San Juan De Gaztelugatxe.
- Waterfront hotels
- Chic city hotels
- Family-run hotels
- Last-minute stays
- Charging cables
- Multi-plug adaptor
- Guide book with useful phrases
- Swimming costume
- Pack-away towel
- Comfortable walking shoes
- Evening attire
Bilbao Airport services the city with international connections throughout Europe, from Dublin to Istanbul. There is a direct bus connecting the city with the airport roughly every 20 minutes. Bilbao-Abando railway station is another fine entry point, with high-speed connections across Spain and on through Europe. Once you've arrived in Bilbao, you'll find it compact enough to explore on foot. Still, there are comfortable and affordable tram, metro and bus links, too. A rental car is recommended if you’d like to explore the coastal or mountainous surroundings at your own pace.
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Flanked by mountains and national parks, Bilbao is a Basque wonder. The city itself boasts a number of fine green getaways and tree-lined boulevards to explore. The real treasures, however, are found in the museums. Bilbao is home to a world-famous Guggenheim institution, a dazzling building boasting impressive art collections. Explore evocative museum spaces like Arkeologi Museo or catch a star performance at the Euskalduna Palace.
Bilbao is one of Spain's most intriguing architectural cities. While the Old Town ensures a charming slice of history, you'll find plenty of warehouse conversions and contemporary statements, too. These modern masterpieces give this old city a dazzling edge that’s arty, hip and fun. One of the best is Azkuna Zentroa, a wine warehouse that’s now an alluring cultural centre. Experience this architectural masterclass with Bilbao hotels.