Spain may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19.

Find Hotels in Bilbao Old Town, Bilbao

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Bilbao Old Town hotels and places to stay

Quartier Bilbao Hostel
2 out of 5
Artekale Kalea 15, Bilbao
Get Rates
4.3/5Excellent! (29 reviews)
Family overnight stay

"Welcoming friendly check in with good tips about local sightseeing and eating. Very clean and comfortable bunk beds. We would thoroughly recommend this place."…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2018

Quartier Bilbao Hostel
suitable old town exceptional situation pedestrian street parking possibility
4.8/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
Great location!

"Jose Ramon was very kind to meet us and to help us with our luggage when we arrived and on the day we left for the airport. The apartment is very nice and has everything one would need."…"

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2019

suitable old town exceptional situation pedestrian street parking possibility
Old Town: Next to Plaza Nueva and Unamuno
You could be seeing lower prices

You could be seeing lower prices

With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
Apartamentos Alaia
Calle Cueva Altxerri 1, Bilbao, Vizcaya
Get Rates
Apartamentos Alaia
Alaia I Apartment, Casco Viejo Bilbao
The price is $196 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Eine super schöne Ferienwohnung. Liebevoll eingerichtet und sehr zu empfehlen.

"Wir hatten schon vor der Reise einen sehr angenehmen und guten Austausch per Mail. Wir wurden sehr nett empfangen und haben uns sehr wohl gefühlt. Lage und Ausstattung der Wohnung super. Einziger Nachteil die Bewohner über uns haben in einer Nacht sehr laut Gebeurtstag gefeiert, doch das gibt es ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2019

Alaia I Apartment, Casco Viejo Bilbao
Hotel Tayko Bilbao
4 out of 5
Erribera Kalea 13, Bilbao
Get Rates
4.7/5Exceptional! (334 reviews)
Perfect place to see Bilbao

"We both loved this hotel, super clean, modern and comfortable. Good location and only a short walk to most attractions. Our favourite place to stay and will highly recommend. The only major downside to this property is they don’t really have any leisure facilities or swimming pool / spa. The service ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2020

Hotel Tayko Bilbao
Artekale apartment in Old Town optional parking
Apartment Alaia II, Casco Viejo Bilbao
The price is $130 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
Apartment Alaia II, Casco Viejo Bilbao
Renovated apartment in Casco Viejo by S @ H!
Enjoy Bilbao in the Old Town
Alojamiento Sarah
Goienkale, Bilbao, Bizkaia
Get Rates
Alojamiento Sarah
Basque Boutique
2 out of 5
Calle De La Torre, 2 1, Bilbao, Vizcaya
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $48 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
4.2/5Excellent! (132 reviews)
Great quirky hotel in the heart of the old town

"Great quirky hotel. All rooms featured something about Basque culture. My room featured music with a double base forming part of the clothes rail and a mini piano we used as a table. The staff were attentive and answered all our questions in a friendly manner. The hotel was clean and well presented ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2019

Basque Boutique
NYX Hotel Bilbao by Leonardo Hotels
3.5 out of 5
Areatza Kalea 4, Bilbao
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $63 per night from Feb 4 to Feb 5
4.5/5Wonderful! (198 reviews)
nice stay

"Very clean and conveniently to both the old and new parts of Bilbao"…"

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

NYX Hotel Bilbao by Leonardo Hotels
Hotel Bilbao Jardines
2 out of 5
C/ Jardines 9, Casco Viejo, Bilbao, Vizcaya
Get Rates
4.1/5Very Good! (313 reviews)

"Great location! Near to the best tourist sites in Bilbao."…"

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019

Hotel Bilbao Jardines
Aliciazzz
2 out of 5
Calle Sombrereria, 1, Bilbao, Vizcaya
Get Rates
3.9/5Good! (64 reviews)
Great location in the heart of the old town.

"The location is great to walk to the bar and restaurant district. Also can walk along the river or catch the tram to the Guggenheim Gallery. I had the single room which is a small space. Ok if you are out most of the time and want a clean shower and bed. If you ffg follow the instructions getting ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2019

Aliciazzz
La Estrella Ostatu
2 out of 5
Calle Maria Muñoz nº6, Bilbao, Vizcaya
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $60 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
3.8/5Good! (119 reviews)

"Room was very clean and the host was excellent. A little noise late at night since you are right above the tapas bar. No air condition but there was a fan in the room."…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2019

La Estrella Ostatu
Blue Bilbao
2 out of 5
Calle Banco de España N3-1, Bilbao
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $44 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.5/5Wonderful! (15 reviews)
Tricky to find, but worth it

"Lovely helpful staff. Clean rooms and a nice touch of tea and coffee provided at breakfast. Only issue was the hotel was hard to find. Google showing the hotel as permanently closed and there was no obvious signage outside the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2019

Blue Bilbao
AMAZING APARTMENT HEART OF OLD QUARTER-EBI 579
Get Rates
3.8/5Good! (4 reviews)
Problems un numbered

"We did not even receive directions to property until one day after we were to be there. I know that this virus mess has had some very bad effects on everything. We expect a refund on our reservation and will persue that if and when we get home. It happened with both our VRBO reservation. Wanted to ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

AMAZING APARTMENT HEART OF OLD QUARTER-EBI 579
Pensión Luxury Lo Bilbao
2 out of 5
Cuevas Ekain, 3, Bilbao, Vizcaya
The price is $72 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.7/5Exceptional! (20 reviews)
Perfect cozy stay in Bilbao

"A wonderful location, very helpful staff, a very clean room, cozy, and very homey!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Pensión Luxury Lo Bilbao
Petit Palace Arana
3 out of 5
C/ Bidebarrieta, 2, (en frente del teatro Arriaga), Bilbao, Vizcaya
Get Rates
3.9/5Good! (801 reviews)
Nice stay in Bilbao

"Pleasant and helpful staff. Perfect location. Comfortable stay. Hotel undergoing renovation work but was not an issue."…"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2020

Petit Palace Arana
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Bilbao Old Town
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Visiting Bilbao Old Town

Bilbao Old Town is a neighborhood that people enjoy for its interesting historical sites. Be sure to check out Santiago Cathedral and Church of Santos Juanes as part of your Bilbao Old Town travel plans. If you're searching for places to stay in Bilbao, you're sure to find something to meet your needs with 21 Bilbao Old Town hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

Where to Stay in Bilbao Old Town

Our guests mention these as some of their favorite Bilbao Old Town lodging choices:

  • Hotel Bilbao Jardines: 2-star hotel featuring free WiFi, a coffee shop, and a 24-hour front desk. Our guests enjoy the hotel's walkable location and helpful staff.
  • 7 Kale Bed and Breakfast: 2-star bed & breakfast featuring free breakfast and free WiFi. Expedia travelers like this B&B's central location and helpful staff.
  • Basque Boutique: 2-star pension featuring free WiFi. Our guests rate this pension highly for its central location and helpful staff.

What to Do in This Bilbao Neighborhood

Some landmarks in Bilbao Old Town that you won't want to miss include Santiago Cathedral, Church of Santos Juanes, and Plaza Nueva. As you're discovering the neighborhood, Galeria Da Vinci and Arriaga Theater are some other places worth a visit.

Favorite places to visit in the surrounding Bilbao Old Town area include Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Plaza Moyua, and San Mames Stadium. Basque Museum of Bilbao and Studio Arte Marquesteria are also worth a visit when you're out sightseeing in Bilbao.

Getting Around Bilbao Old Town and the Greater Bilbao Area

For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Arriga Tram Stop, Casco Viejo Station, or Ribera Tram Stop.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Bilbao Old Town?
Bilbao Old Town is a neighborhood that people enjoy for its interesting historical sites. Be sure to check out Santiago Cathedral and Plaza Nueva as part of your Bilbao Old Town travel plans.
Where is the best place to stay in Bilbao Old Town?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, NYX Hotel Bilbao by Leonardo Hotels is the highest ranked property in Bilbao Old Town. This 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Sercotel Arenal Bilbao and Aliciazzz.
How many hotels can I expect to find in the Bilbao Old Town area?
Expedia has 46 hotels and other accommodations in Bilbao Old Town to choose from, making this an ideal home base for exploring the greater Ibaiondo area.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Bilbao Old Town, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Bilbao Old Town.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Bilbao Old Town?
For additional details about updating your trip to Bilbao Old Town or cancelling it, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What is there to do around this Ibaiondo neighborhood?
For cultural attractions in Bilbao Old Town, head to Galeria Da Vinci, Arriaga Theater, and Studio Arte Marquesteria. Santiago Cathedral and Plaza Nueva are also a couple of places to visit in the neighborhood. Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and San Mames Stadium are some favorite places to visit in the area around Bilbao Old Town. While you’re out sightseeing in Ibaiondo, be sure to visit other sights like Church of Santos Juanes or Basque Museum of Bilbao.
How can I get around Bilbao Old Town and the greater Ibaiondo area?
If you want to see more of the city, Arriga Tram Stop is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Casco Viejo Station and Ribera Tram Stop.

Recent reviews of Bilbao Old Town hotels

More trip options