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Petit Palace Tamarises
3 out of 5
Muelle de Ereaga, 4, Neguri, Getxo, Vizcaya
$79
per night
May 4 - May 5
4.1/5Very Good! (260 reviews)

"Fabulous oceanfront location. Metro 7 minutes away. $3.50 and 20 minute rail to heart of Bilbao."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2019

Petit Palace Tamarises
Hotel Embarcadero
4 out of 5
Avenida Zugazarte 51, Las Arenas, Getxo, Vizcaya
$139
per night
Apr 18 - Apr 19
4.6/5Wonderful! (37 reviews)

"We love everything its such a nice and clean Hotel location, the restaurant and the staff we would love to stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2020

Hotel Embarcadero
Hostal Paratene
2 out of 5
San José, 1, Erandio, Vizcaya
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3.9/5Very Good! (17 reviews)
OK for the price

"Lots of free parking around Not a good breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2011

Hostal Paratene
Casa Rural Bekoabadene
3 out of 5
Mesterika Auzoa, 4, Menaka, Vizcaya
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4.2/5Very Good! (10 reviews)

"Lovely rural location yet close to ocean Great hosts"…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2018

Casa Rural Bekoabadene
Casa Rural Goiena
3 out of 5
Bakioko Bidea, 7 A, Emerando, Auzoa, Mungia, Vizcaya
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4.6/5Exceptional! (37 reviews)

"We had a really lovely stay at Casa Rural Goiena, we were made to feel so welcome, the room was very clean and comfortable and breakfast was delicious. It is an ideal location for visiting Bilbao and also the coastline of Northern Spain. We will definitely like to stay again they were so friendly ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019

Casa Rural Goiena
Sercotel Arenal Bilbao
3 out of 5
Calle Fueros, 2, Bilbao, Vizcaya
$113
per night
May 3 - May 4
4/5Very Good! (592 reviews)

"Nice location on the edge of Casco Viejo (Old Town). River view, close to bars and restaurants, safe walking area. A great property. Completely modern renovation of an classic old building."…"

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

Sercotel Arenal Bilbao
Hotel Conde Duque Bilbao
3 out of 5
Paseo Campo Volantin, 22, Bilbao, Vizcaya
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4.2/5Excellent! (407 reviews)

"Hotel staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2018

Hotel Conde Duque Bilbao
Hotel Igeretxe
4 out of 5
Muelle de Ereaga No. 3, Bilbao Bay, Getxo, Vizcaya
$118
per night
May 4 - May 5
4.3/5Excellent! (21 reviews)
Good apart from breakfast

"This is a very good hotel in a good location. A pity that the breakfast rolls and croissants were stale."…"

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2018

Hotel Igeretxe
Hotel Kaia
2 out of 5
El Puerto 19 Bajo, Zierbena, Bizkaia
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3.4/5 (17 reviews)
Right next to ferry port

"Proximity to the port excellent. Not well signposted. Keys have to be picked up in bar, confusing. Hotel is clean but very hollow in sound and not soundproof in rooms. A dog was in hotel which barked all night and a crying child , doris banged and all footsteps can be heard. Hardly slept a wink. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2019

Hotel Kaia
Casa Rural Errota-Barri
3 out of 5
Zumetxaga Bidea, 6, Mungia, Vizcaya
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4.8/5Exceptional! (67 reviews)
Rural retreat.

"Two night stay. Very clean and modern. Good checkin and owner speaks great English and happy to oblige any requests. Comfortable room. No issues. It’s a lovely area surrounding and very green and lush. You would def need a car to get to as it’s away from surbubia."…"

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2018

Casa Rural Errota-Barri
Puente Colgante Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
Maria Diaz de Haro Kalea, 2, Portugalete, Vizcaya
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$61
per night
Apr 16 - Apr 17
4.1/5Very Good! (292 reviews)

"this is the most perfect location possible - Magnificent building too."…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2020

Puente Colgante Boutique Hotel
Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao
5 out of 5
Alameda de Mazarredo, 61, Bilbao, Vizcaya
$137
per night
Apr 26 - Apr 27
4.8/5Exceptional! (785 reviews)

"Location location location. Got a free upgrade, by far my favorite hotel in the whole world service wise. There are great restaurants within 5 minutes walking distance. Hands down best choice in Bilbao."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao
Hotel ILUNION Bilbao
3 out of 5
Calle Rodriguez Arias 66, Bilbao, Vizcaya
$105
per night
May 3 - May 4
4.1/5Very Good! (477 reviews)

"Check I was easy and the staff at the front desk were great. The room was clean and nice, however it would have been nice to have coffee or tea available in the room."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

Hotel ILUNION Bilbao
Hotel Puerta de Bilbao
4 out of 5
Rio Castanos 2, Barakaldo, Vizcaya
$70
per night
May 3 - May 4
4.1/5Very Good! (761 reviews)

"Nice and modern room. Excellent AC, good Wifi. The food at the restaurant can be improved. Well located"…"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2019

Hotel Puerta de Bilbao
Casa Rural Ortulane
2.5 out of 5
Calle Araba, 5, Urduliz, Vizcaya
$62
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
3.6/5Good! (8 reviews)
Surf & Skate tour.

"Great location for all the amazing skateparks all within a ten mile radius and the surf beach of Sapelana is only a couple of minuets away too. John and his son John were very friendly and accommodating. Will stay again next trip."…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2016

Casa Rural Ortulane
NH La Avanzada
4 out of 5
Paseo Landabarri 5, Leioa, Vizcaya
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3.9/5Very Good! (164 reviews)
Very comfortable and pleasant 4night stay

"The hotel is very clean with a very friendly staff, it is just off a main road, has bus stops right beside it and is only about 10minutes walk from the metro. There is a restaurant in the hotel, a bar only doors away, a chemist shop, bakery only a couple of minutes away. Very comfortable and clean…I ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2018

NH La Avanzada
URH Palacio de Oriol Hotel
4 out of 5
Avenida Cristobal Murrieta, 27, Santurtzi, Bilboaldea
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$74
per night
Apr 14 - Apr 15
4/5Very Good! (270 reviews)

"We love the hotel friendly staff, the only problem the noise from the trains that are quite close to the rear of the hotel. The car park underground is very good but a long walk to the lifts and hotel reception. We had a huge bedroom and a separate changing area and bathroom. The room was designed ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

URH Palacio de Oriol Hotel
Hotel Naval Sestao
3 out of 5
C/ La Naval 3, Sestao, Vizcaya
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$66
per night
Apr 17 - Apr 18
3.9/5Good! (99 reviews)

"Everything is fine but i dint was there is just my friend's"…"

Reviewed on May 31, 2019

Hotel Naval Sestao
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Beach Hotels in Bilbao

Known for its museums and art galleries, Bilbao offers a lot for the traveler booking a vacation. This walkable destination has 28 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you look for a place to stay near the water in Bilbao, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with positive traveler reviews.

5 Minutes Bilbao City With Possibility of Garage - Historic apartment near the beach. It features kitchens and televisions.

Hotel Conde Duque Bilbao - 3 hotel near the beach. Our travelers recommend its walkability and overall comfort. This hotel boasts a restaurant, a sauna, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Puerta de Bilbao - 4 family-friendly hotel. It offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Embarcadero - 4 hotel near the beach. It features a restaurant, complimentary wireless Internet access, and a bar/lounge.

Hostal Paratene - 2 hostal near the beach. This hostal boasts complimentary wireless Internet access and televisions.

Planning Your Trip to Bilbao

If you're wondering about the local weather, you can use these monthly averages to determine the best time to visit.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 71°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, December, and March, with an average temperature of 45°F
  • Driest months: July, May, April, and August, with an average rainfall of 0.11 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, January, December, and October, with an average rainfall of 0.19 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Bilbao

After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you'll likely want to venture out and explore. If you're eager to check out the beaches, head to Sopelana Beach or Playa de Azkorri for some relaxation by the water. Experience the area's museums and art galleries, and make time for local attractions like Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Santiago Cathedral. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Zubizuri Bridge or Plaza Moyua. Visitors also enjoy Bilbao for its:
  • Bars
  • Shopping
  • Cafés
  • Restaurants
  • Historical sites
  • Theater

Getting Around Bilbao

The closest major airport is in Bilbao (BIO), located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city center. Walk to nearby metro stations like Abando Tram Stop, Abando Station, and Arriga Tram Stop. If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from Bilbao-Abando Station, Bilbao Zabalburu Station, or Bilbao Miribilla Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Bilbao like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its museums and art galleries, Bilbao offers a lot for the traveler booking a vacation. With 27 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this walkable destination, it’s a breeze to find one that meets your needs.
What's the best place to stay for a beach vacation in Bilbao?
Cosmov Bilbao Hotel** is a top 3-star beach country house with free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay near the beach include Casa Rural Goiena and Hotel Igeretxe. Head to Sopelana Beach or Arrigunaga Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the seasonal weather like in Bilbao?
If you’re wondering about the best time to visit, here’s what you can expect from the local weather: The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 71°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 45°F. Average annual rainfall for Bilbao is 39.99 inches.
What is there to see and do around Bilbao?
After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you’ll likely want to venture out and explore. Beach lovers can head straight to Sopelana Beach or Arrigunaga Beach for some quality time by the water. Experience the area’s museums and art galleries, and make time for local attractions like Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Plaza Moyua. For more things to see and do, consider visiting San Mames Stadium or Bilbao Exhibition Centre.
What's the best way to get around Bilbao?
The closest major airport is in Bilbao (BIO), located 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from the city center. Take advantage of metro transit at Abando Tram Stop, Abando Station, and Arriga Tram Stop. If you want to journey outside of the city, ride aboard a train from Bilbao-Abando Station, Bilbao Zabalburu Station, or Bilbao Miribilla Station.

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