Holiday Inn Bilbao

ex. Barcelo Avenida

Avenida Zumalacarregui, 40, Bilbao, Spain, 48006  show map
 4 stars
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Holiday Inn Bilbao

 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Boating

Billiards/Pool tables

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Turkish bath

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Situated in the centre of Bilbao, close to public transport and city attractions, the four-star Holiday Inn Bilbao promises a memorable retreat.

The hotel was built in avant-garde style, so be sure that here you will escape your daily routine and receive positive emotions.

The hotel has been totally renewed and boasts a famous “Q” award. The rooms are well-appointed with the latest facilities and a modern décor.

The restaurant will surprise you with the diversity of dishes, available there.

The hotel comprises the largest fitness centre in the city, so make sure to see it.

A full range of spa services and beauty treatments is provided as well.

Year renovated:   2015.  Number of rooms:   200.

Rooms

The hotel consists of 200 tastefully-designed rooms, equipped to the best standards.

An ingenious system permits to watch TV from the bathtub.

Moreover, the rooms all come with bathrooms, including a shower and a hair dryer, internet access, satellite TV, a telephone, air conditioning and a heating.

Dining options

The Sarasate Restaurant offers its guests to sample a genuine Basque cuisine.

The hotel is open during limited hours, from 1pm to 3.30pm and from 8.30pm to 11pm.

The hotel’s cafe is open all day long, where you can have a quick snack or a light meal.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 13.75 per person per night. 

Services

There are fully-appointed meeting rooms, where any social event can be conveniently held. Moreover, there is a Cyber Corner, where free Wi-Fi, a fax and a printer are available.

Leisure

Leisure services include a solarium, a beauty salon and spa treatments.

There is also a gym and a Jacuzzi in the hotel.

Free access to outdoor pool (guests) and pay access to indoor pool, spa, gym and fitness room.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible on site at EUR 17.50 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Boating
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Fitness center

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Paid porterage
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Bank service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Wardrobe
  • In-room desk
  • Paid mini-bar

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Avenida Zumalacarregui, 40, Bilbao, Spain, 48006

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City Center
  • Bilbao
    900 m
Airports
  • Sondica (BIO)
    4.9km
  • Santander (SDR)
    75.8km
Train Stations
  • Atxuri Station
    900 m
  • Train Station Bilbao
    1.3km
Underground stations
  • Santutxu
    300 m
  • Casco Viejo
    800 m
Restaurants
  • Gozo Gozo (cuisine: Spanish)
    370 m
  • Karlos
    380 m
Parks
  • Parkea Mendikosolo
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2015
  • Number of rooms:
    200

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Rooms and availability

The hotel consists of 200 tastefully-designed rooms, equipped to the best standards.

An ingenious system permits to watch TV from the bathtub.

Moreover, the rooms all come with bathrooms, including a shower and a hair dryer, internet access, satellite TV, a telephone, air conditioning and a heating.

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Double Guest Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or King Size bed or Queen Size bed
Size: 25m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Cozy bright room includes a work desk and a convenient bathroom with all necessary amenities.

Room facilities
    Junior Suite
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    Spacious light room includes a comfy work desk area, a separate sitting area and a convenient bathroom.

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    Bed type: Double Bed or Twin beds or Double beds
    Size: 25m2
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    • Shower
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    Spacious light room includes a comfortable work desk area, a cozy sitting area and a convenient bathroom.

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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Holiday Inn Bilbao Bilbao location
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      Hotel Address:

      Avenida Zumalacarregui, 40, Bilbao, Spain, 48006

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Bilbao
        900 m
      Airports
      • Sondica (BIO)
        4.9km
      • Santander (SDR)
        75.8km
      Train Stations
      • Atxuri Station
        900 m
      • Train Station Bilbao
        1.3km
      Underground stations
      • Santutxu
        300 m
      • Casco Viejo
        800 m
      Restaurants
      • Gozo Gozo (cuisine: Spanish)
        370 m
      • Karlos
        380 m
      Parks
      • Parkea Mendikosolo
        590 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2015
      • Number of rooms:
        200

      Hotel Awards

      SpanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBilbaoHoliday Inn Bilbao

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

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      Holiday Inn Bilbao Location

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      What's nearby

      What's nearby.

      The city center of Bilbao will be at your fingertips if you stay in this hotel.

      The Begonas Basilica, the Guggenheim Museum as well as all the major sights and attraction with the business and financial districts are also within walking distance.

      Tourist attractions

      • Catedral de Santiago - 800 m
      • Plaza Nueva - 800 m
      • Bar Cream - 1.0km

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 800 m

      Places of interest

      • Basílica de Begoña - 100 m
      • Parroquia Basilica de Santiago-Catedral - 700 m
      • Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari - 800 m
      • Plaza Nueva de Bilbao - 800 m
      • Plaza del Arenal - 900 m
      • Parroquia de San Antonio Abad - 1.0km

      Train stations

      • Atxuri Station - 800 m

      Convention centers

      • Adaska Kultur Elkartea - 900 m

      Amusement

      • Bingos del Norte S A - 400 m

      Monuments and Landmarks

      Parks

      • Parque de Etxebarria - 700 m
      • "Etxebarria" Park - 700 m
      • Parque Europa - 700 m

      Theaters

      • Teatro Arriaga - 900 m
      • C.A.C. Teatro Arriaga S.A. - 900 m
      • Amaia Arranz Piñeiro-Antonio Iglesias Lopez C.B. - 1.1km

      Underground stations

      • Santutxu - 200 m
      • Casco Viejo - 700 m
      • Basarrate - 700 m

      Local Attractions

      • White Bridge (Zubi Zuri) - 1.5km
        Campo Volantin, Bilbao
      • Bilbao Fine Arts Museum (Museo de Bellas Artes) - 2.3km
        Museo Plaza 2, Bilbao
      • Palacio de Congresos y de la Musica Euskalduna - 2.7km
        Abandoibarra, 4, Bilbao
      • Guggenheim Museum Bilbao - 2.2km
        Abandoibarra Et. 2, Bilbao
      • Dona Casilda Park - 2.4km
        Paseo Don Jose Anselmo Clave, Bilbao

      Near the hotel

      • Casco Viejo - 450 m
        Calla Zabalbide, Bilbao
      • Calzadas de Mallona - 640 m
        Bilbao, Bilbao
      • Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art (Museo Diocesano de Arte Sacro) - 840 m
        Plaza Encarnacion 9B, Bilbao
      • Iglesia de la Merced - 1.1km
        Plaza de la Merced, s/n, Bilbao
      • Parkea Mendikosolo - 590 m
        Carretera Arrigorriaga la Pena s/n, Arrigorriaga
      • Bizkaia Museum of Archaeology - 690 m
        Calzadas de Mallona, 2, Bilbao
      • Catedral de Santiago - 890 m
        Plaza Santiago 1, Bilbao

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Gozo Gozo - 370 m

        Address: Zabalbide 39

        84% likes this, based on 31 reviews
        Cuisine: Spanish

      • Mendia La Zona - 500 m

        Address: Elizondo, 2 (trasera)

        59% likes this, based on 24 reviews
        Cuisine: Tapas

      • De Boca Madre - 610 m

        Address: Calle Manuel Allende 5
        Phone: 00 34 944 10 35 52

      • Karlos - 380 m

        Address: Calle Iturribide, 118
        Phone: +34 944332317

        53% likes this, based on 32 reviews

      • Victor Montes Restaurante - 770 m

        Address: Plaza Nueva 8
        Phone: 944 157 067

        64% likes this, based on 269 reviews
        Cuisine: Tapas, Bar

      Getting there.

      The hotel is situated only 14km from the La Paloma airport that will take you a 12-minute drive by car to get to the hotel.

      Getting around.

      The Santutxu Metro is conveniently situated only 100m away.

      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2015
      • Number of rooms:
        200

      Hotel Awards

      SpanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBilbaoHoliday Inn Bilbao

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

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      • Leioa hotels - 9km
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      • Santurtzi hotels - 12km
      • Areatza hotels - 10km
      • Galdakao hotels - 7km
      • Basauri hotels - 4km
      • Loiu hotels - 6km
      • Derio hotels - 6km

      Holiday Inn Bilbao Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Bilbao

      Average guest rating

      7.4out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 507 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      8.0
      Rooms
      10.0
      Service
      10.0
      Value
      10.0
      Dining
      10.0

      Individual guest reviews

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Comfortable beds, attentive staff, free WiFi.

        Expensive parking, only Spanish TV-channels

      • Couple
        8.2

        Close to the metro an good breakfast selection

      • Couple
        6.6

        King size bed, nice room. Was no problem to store our luggage there for the day after checking out. A little far if you plan on walking into the city center, but everything is easily accessible with the metro. If you walk through the park at the top of the hill you can take a unique elevator ride down to the "Casco Vieja", which saves some time and is kind of fun (costs 45 cents).

        Beside the room itself nothing else is included - internet station in the lobby is expensive, the spa/gym area costs €30 per person and you have to make an appointment to use it! Also it is only open between 9am-3pm, so even if you wanted to use it, the hours are quite restricted. Breakfast was expensive, so we opted out for that. Basically the facilities are nice and all there, but at a price.

      • Older travelers
        6.2

        We liked the friendly treatment.

        The Hotel's parking places were too expensive to park close to the hotel. We parked close to it 'cos there are a lot of streets with no parking fees.

      • Couple
        8.2

        Very clean, easy to get to and superb value for money

      • Single
        6.2

        Close to old town

        difficult to find as not signposted ; no tea or coffee making facilities

      • Group of friends
        8.8

        Very helpful desk staff, quiet comfortable rooms.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        The hotel staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The prices in the bar were reasonable. The hotel was very handy forthe metro to enable us to get about. We would not hesitate to recommend the hotel to someone and indeed use it again ourselves.

      • Single
        8.2

        good location, very comfortable room and bed

        thin walls

      • Couple
        9.6

        The staff was very friendly, and rooms comfortable and modern. There are many international tv channels to choose from. If you're arriving by car, the hotel's exterior private parking costs €14 a day, which is less than the interior car park. Although not in the center of the city, the hotel is very close to a metro station.

        The hotel was great as a whole, although one night we did arrive to find our room door open. Confirmed with the reception it was the cleaning lady who forgot, nothing was missing and this could happen in most hotels.

      • Older travelers
        8.4

        On-site parking and just one metro stop from the City.

      • Couple
        6.2

        Comfortable room. Breakfast was basic. Corridors looked scruffy. Overall fairly good but a bit expensive.

      • Older travelers
        7.0

        comfortable room and good breakfast for the money. Staff helpful and friendly. Good to have onsite parking.

        Directions to the hotel were not easy to follow - not being a Spanish national. More information on how to reach the ferry port from the hotel would also have been helpful. We were late arrivals and wanted to have a something simple to eat at the cafe but it had closed at 11.30p.m. Location was not where we thought it would be.

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        Modern hotel. Relatively easy to find on dual-carriageway round Bilbao, good underground parking, pleasant bar, comfortable rooms. Close to underground station.

        No restaurant; there are only bar snacks (pizzas or burgers) apart from sandwiches to eat in the evening. There are no shops or restaurants in the surrounding area.

      • Couple
        7.8

        comfort, close to metro, good hospitality, girls at the reception were very helpfull.

        the bath was leaking.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Holiday Inn Bilbao Bilbao location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Avenida Zumalacarregui, 40, Bilbao, Spain, 48006

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Bilbao
        900 m
      Airports
      • Sondica (BIO)
        4.9km
      • Santander (SDR)
        75.8km
      Train Stations
      • Atxuri Station
        900 m
      • Train Station Bilbao
        1.3km
      Underground stations
      • Santutxu
        300 m
      • Casco Viejo
        800 m
      Restaurants
      • Gozo Gozo (cuisine: Spanish)
        370 m
      • Karlos
        380 m
      Parks
      • Parkea Mendikosolo
        590 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2015
      • Number of rooms:
        200

      Hotel Awards

      SpanishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBilbaoHoliday Inn Bilbao

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

      Use Badge