The Meliá Bilbao is strategically
located in the heart of the leisure, and cultural centre of the city
. Its is the only five star hotel opposite Euskalduna Palace, Doña Casilda Park and Nervión river, and is just a few minutes from the Guggenheim Museum, Museum of Fine Arts and Iberdrola Tower.
Bilbao is home to a range of world class galleries and museums, delicious cuisine and a rich and proud cultural heritage
. A few of the highlights of any trip to Bilbao should include:The Guggenheim
– This is one of the most spectacular looking buildings in the world. It was also the first step to the complete renovation of the city of Bilbao. Inside, the museum displays mainly contemporary and modern art. Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art
– this museum has a wide range of spacious art galleries and impressive paintings on exhibit, many of which date back to the 1300s, as well as silver works and religious artefacts. Museum of Fine Arts
– this museum specialises in a range of contemporary art, including a selection of Gothic paintings. They also hold concerts and film screenings at the museum's cinema. Palacio de la Diputación
– This beautiful baroque-style building was created in 1897 by Luis Aladrén. It was designed to be the seat of the Provincial Council of Bizkaia. It is a magnificent and proud standing building, bringing a piece of history to the present time.