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Bilbao Hotels

Domine Hotel

Bilbao has always had a high quality hotel trade and still works some classic and elegant hotels as Carlton Hotel and Ercilla Hotel, but from the opening of the Guggenheim Bilbao Museum the city has lived a touristic boom and the most important hotel chains are present there.

There is a wide range of hotels of different categories and for all budgets with high quality service.

Here you can find some accommodation examples, all of them are very well located in the heart of the city and you can walk to the main sightseeing.

Category Name Telephone Address
5 stars Hotel Melia Bilbao 94 428 00 00 Lendakari Leizaola, 29
5 stars Hotel López de Haro 94 423 55 00 Obispo Orueta, 2
5 stars Hotel Carlton 94 416 22 00 Pza. Federico Moyúa, 2
5 stars Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao 94 425 33 00 Alameda Mazarredo, 61
4 stars Hotel NH Collection Ría de Bilbao 94 405 11 00 Campo Volantin, 28
4 stars Hotel NH Villa de Bilbao 94 441 60 00 Gran Vía, 87
4 stars Hotel NH Bilbao Zubialde 94 400 81 00 Camino de la Ventosa, 34
4 stars Hotel Ercilla 94 470 57 00 Ercilla, 37-39
4 stars Hotel Mercure Jardines de Albia 94 435 41 40 San Vicente, 6
4 stars Hotel Indautxu 94 421 11 98 Bombero Etxaniz, s/n
4 stars Hotel Miró Bilbao 94 661 18 00 Alameda de Mazarredo, 77
4 stars Hotel Abando 94 423 62 00 Colón de Larreategui, 7
4 stars Hotel Zenit Bilbao 94 410 81 08 Autonomía, 58
3 stars Hotel Petit Palace Arana 94 415 64 11 Bidebarrieta, 2
3 stars Hotel Ilunion Bilbao 94 441 31 00 Rodriguez Arias, 66
3 stars Hotel Conde Duque 94 445 60 00 Campo Volantín, 22
3 stars Hotel Barceló Bilbao Nervión 94 445 47 00 Campo Volantín, 11
3 stars Apartamentos Turísticos Edificio Santiago 94 470 39 20 Licenciado Poza, 12
3 stars Hotel Nh Deusto 94 476 00 06 Francisco Macía, 9
2 stars Hotel Sirimiri 94 433 07 59 Plaza Encarnación, 3
2 stars Pensión San Mames 94 441 79 00 Luis Briñas, 15
2 stars Hotel Vista Alegre 94 443 14 50 Pablo Picasso, 13

Other Bizkaia Hotels

In Bizkaia we can highlight some special hotels.

Category Name Telephone Address Town
4 stars Hotel Ercilla Embarcadero 94 480 31 00 Avenida Zugazarte, 51 Getxo
4 stars Hotel Puerta de Bilbao 94 418 47 00 Rio Castaños, 2 Barakaldo
3 stars Gran Hotel Puente Colgante 94 401 48 00 María Diaz de Haro, 2 Portugalete

Donostia-San Sebastián Hotels

Donostia Hotel

Donostia-San Sebastián has always been a main tourist destination so the city offers a wide range of hotels and apartments due to the large number of tourist that every year visit this beautiful city.

In September takes place the prestigious San Sebastian International Film Festival that attracts a large number of actors, both Spanish as famous Hollywood stars, as well as a great number of cinema fans.

A city of great elegance and with a beautiful landscape, it was Queen María Cristina, who chose the city as her summer home and turned San Sebastián into a fashionable tourist centre in the 19th century.

Category Name Telephone Address
5 stars Hotel María Cristina 943 437 600 Paseo Republica Argentina, 4
4 stars Hotel NH Collection San Sebastian Aranzazu 943 219 077 Vitoria-Gasteiz, 1
4 stars Hotel San Sebastián 943 316 660 Avenida Zumalacárregui, 20
4 stars Hotel Astoria 7 943 445 000 Sagrada Familia, 1
4 stars Hotel Barceló Costa Vasca 943 317 950 Paseo Pío Baroja, 15
4 stars Hotel de Londres 943 440 770 Zubieta, 2
4 stars Hotel Palacio de Aiete 943 210 071 Goiko Galtzara-Berri, 20
4 stars Hotel NH San Sebastián Donosti 943 319 100 Zarautz Kalea, 120
4 stars Hotel Mercure San Sebastián Monte Igeldo 943 210 211 Paseo del Faro, 134
4 stars Hotel Silken Amara Plaza 943 464 600 Pío XII, 7
4 stars Hotel Tryp San Sebastián Orly 943 463 200 Plaza de Zaragoza, 4
4 stars Hotel San Sebastián 943 316 660 Avda.Zumalacárregui, 20
4 stars Hotel Gudamendi 943 214 000 Paseo Gudamendi, s/n
3 stars Sercotel Hotel Europa 943 470 880 San Martín, 52
3 stars Hotel Niza 943 426 663 Zubieta, 56
3 stars Hotel Avenida 943 212 022 Paseo de Igeldo, 55
3 stars Sercotel Codina 943 212 200 Avda. Zumalakarregi, 21
3 stars Hotel Anoeta 943 451 499 Paseo de Anoeta, 30
2 stars Hotel Punta Monpas 943 285 585 Jose Miguel de Barandiarán, 32
2 stars Hotel La Galería 943 317 559 Infanta Cristina, 1
2 stars Hotel Ezeiza 943 214 311 Satrústegui, 13
2 stars Pension Kursaal 943 292 666 Peña y Goñi, 2, 1º

Other Gipuzkoa Hotels

Here you can find some interesting hotels in Gipuzkoa.

Category Name Telephone Address Town
4 stars Hotel Iturregi 943 896 134 Azkizu Auzoa Getaria
4 stars Hotel Jaizkibel 943 646 040 Baserritar Etorbidea, 1 Hondarribia
3 stars Hotel Zarauz 943 830 200 Nafarroa Kalea, 26 Zarautz

Vitoria-Gasteiz Hotels

Vitoria Hotel

In Vitoria-Gasteiz we can find hotels that range from 4 stars to the simplest hostels.

Vitoria is a town that invites you to walk as it has many pedestrian areas, especially interesting is the medieval old town.

Besides, Vitoria-Gasteiz has received several awards by his sustainable urban development so, it is a great pleasure to admire and enjoy it.

Category Name Telephone Address
5 stars Gran Hotel Lakua 945 181 000 Tarragona, 8
4 stars NH Canciller Ayala Vitoria 945 130 000 Ramón y Cajal, 5
4 stars Hotel La Casa de los Arquillos 945 151 249 Los Arquillos, 1
4 stars Hotel Silken Ciudad de Vitoria 945 141 100 Portal de Castilla, 8
4 stars Sercotel Boulevard Vitoria 945 180 400 Zamaraga, 3
4 stars Hotel Jardines de Uleta Suites 945 133 131 Uleta, 1
3 stars AC Hotel General Alava 945 215 000 Avenida Gasteiz, 79
3 stars Hotel Palacio de Elorriaga 945 263 616 Elorriaga, 15
3 stars ABBA Jazz Hotel Vitoria 902 153 168 Florida, 7

Other Alava hotels

In Alava you can find the unique Hotel Marqués de Riscal, designed by the Canadian architect Frank O. Gehry. It has an extraordinary restaurant that has been awarded with one Michelin Star in 2012. Savour delicious traditional food with an avant-garde touch and an extensive wine list, including an exclusive selection of Marqués de Riscal wines. Really an amazing experience.

Category Name Telephone Address Town
5 stars Hotel Marqués de Riscal 945 180 888 Torrea, 1 El ciego
4 stars Hotel Viura 945 609 000 Calle Mayor s/n Villabuena de Alava
3 stars Hospederia De los Parajes 945 621 130 Calle Mayor, 46-48 Laguardia

Inns of Tourism

Inns of Tourism

Paradores of Tourism are a chain of luxury hotels throughout Spain, with a common denominator of be located in buildings of high historical, artistic or cultural interest. They offer also a very interesting gastronomy by putting in value traditional cuisine and products of the regions where they are settling.

There are two Paradores (Inss of Tourism) in the Basque Country. One is in Gipuzkoa and the other one in Alava.

Name Town
Parador de Hondarribia Gipuzkoa
Parador de Argomaniz Alava

Agrotourism

Agrotourism

Agrotourism is widespread in the Basque Country and it born with the aim of improving the incomes and economic viability of small farms. This fact avoids depopulation in rural communities and at the same time, try to conserve natural heritage. In 1990 was opened the first agrotourism in The Basque Country and results have been very satisfactory for both, farmers and tourists.

The minimum service offered is Bed and Breakfast with affordable prices. But, tourist can choose from a wide range of activities that include picking fruits and vegetables, riding horses, tasting honey, learning about wine and cheese making, or shopping hand-crafted gifts..

It is a nice project that has improved the living conditions of rural communities and closer the countryside to the urbanites.

There are very good establishments. For further information you can contact the Tourism Offices and the Agrotourism Association.

Agrotourism Association: www.nekatur.net


Youth Hostels

Youth Hostels

It is a cheap accommodation with good services. You can find some youth hostels in the Basque Country.

Name Town Address Telephone
Bilbao Hostel Bilbao Carretera Basurto-Kastrejana, 70 94 427 00 54
Hostel Quartier Bilbao Bilbao Artekale kalea, 15 94 497 88 00
Bilbao Akelarre Hostel Bilbao Morgan, 4-6 94 405 77 13
Poshtel Bilbao Bilbao Heros kalea, 7 94 25 65 86
Surfing Etxea Hostel Donostia-San Sebastián Zabaleta kalea, 32 943 26 58 32
Koisi Hostel Donostia-San Sebastián Heriz Pasalekua, 38 843 98 07 69
A Room in the city Donostia-San Sebastián Easo kalea, 20 943 42 95 89
Albergue La Catedral Vitoria-Gasteiz Calle Cuchillería, 87 945 275 955
Albergue de Bernedo Bernedo (Alava) Ctra. de Santa Cruz, 61 635 95 09 18

Campsites

Campsites

Gipuzkoa is the province with largest number of campsites, following by Bizkaia and finally is Alava with 3 establishments. It is easy to see that campsites are settled in the coast because of the great attractive of coastal villages where many tourists spend their holidays.

If you are keen on nature campsites are a nice accommodation alternative a good price. Some campsites also offer a limited number of bungalows and mobile homes, which must be booked well in advance due to high demand.

For further information visit the Basque Campsite Federation website www.campingseuskadi.com

Bizkaia Campsites

Category Name Telephone Town
Camping Portuondo 94 687 77 01 Mundaka
Camping Arrien de Gorliz 94 677 19 11 Gorliz
Camping Leagi 94 684 23 52 Mendexa
Camping Endai 94 684 24 69 Mendexa
Camping Sopelana 94 676 19 81 Sopelana

Gipuzkoa Campsites

Category Name Telephone Town
Camping Igeldo 943 21 45 02 Donostia
Camping Orio 943 83 48 01 Orio
Gran Camping Zarautz 943 83 12 38 Zarautz
Camping Itxaspe 943 19 93 77 Itziar-Deba
Camping Oliden 943 49 07 28 Oiartzun
Camping Talai-Mendi 943 83 00 42 Zarautz
Camping Aitzeta 943 60 33 56 Mutriku
Camping Galdona 943 60 35 09 Mutriku
Camping Jaizkibel 943 64 16 79 Hondarribia

Alava Campsites

Category Name Telephone Town
Camping Ibaia 945 14 76 20 Vitoria-Gasteiz
Camping El Roble Verde 945 06 33 50 Nuvilla
Camping Angosto 945 35 32 71 Villanañe