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Hotel Ercilla

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ercilla 37-39 | El Ensanche, 48011 Bilbao, Spain (Abando)
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Ranked #26 of 43 hotels in Bilbao
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Gilze
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89 reviews 89 reviews
62 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is centrally located and within walking distance of the airport busstop. Wifi is free but I found the connection unstable. The room is quite spacious. There was noise in the (very) early morning due to indistinct street activities. Also the bar/lobby is very spacious. I did not have the hotel breakfast but had a tasteful and much cheaper... More

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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
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25 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice staff, good location, 15 minutes walk to Guggenheim and 10 to Bell Arte. Good rooms and clean. Nice helpful staf at the desk. Slow WiFi in the rooms. If you want to visit Bilbao this is a good located hotel with excellent parking facilities.

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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

I was in Bilbao center two days (one night). I had chosen this hotel because it's located in the center of the city. In my opinion it was good decision, the famous museum in Spain I located 8-10 minutes by foot- of course I'm talking about Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. The staff was so kind and friendly and the breakfast was... More

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seville
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58 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

good location in the city center, you can walk everywhere hotel is old but has had some refurbishment lately rooms are correct, no luxuries but all you need for a few nights in town bar and lounge area in the ground floor free wifi

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Toronto, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We chose the hotel because we thought it would be a good location. It it on a pedestrian street, with NO restaurants at all other than the two the hotel offers — a choice between loud and very ordinary, or expensive. This is a big hotel. The room was fine, but the bed was penitential. I went to the desk... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

The rooms were standard but what was bizarre is that my room on the first floor had a view of a fenced off concrete floor area with lots of large pieces of bread lying there. Whether this was a regular occurance or a one time thing I couldn't tell. WiFi worked very very slowly, but it worked. Can't comment on... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
29 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Spent a night here on business - right in middle of city centre and easy to get to by taxi from airport (25 euros in taxi). Can walk to conference centre, river and right in middle of downtown. Nice bar in hotel. On 7th floor at back and overlooks a school playground - lot of noise in day but great... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Stayed here for 2 nights, the twin room on the 6th floor was clean and a decent size, there was a well stocked bathroom too, great to see when you are just off a campsite! The only negatives where the frosty welcome at reception (we did look like vagrants I suppose), the weak WiFi signal in the rooms and the... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Our experience staying at this hotel was excellent ......room was very clean and comfortable only Down side no view but that didn't matter. Hotel staff very helpful and most of all great location . Walking distance from all you would want to see. I would recommend this hotel to my friends no problem

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

The Ercilla is a really lovely hotel in the centre of Bilbao its in a perfect location and pretty close to everything and is modern with great decor and excellent facilities. The reception staff were extremely efficient and helpful. I wasn't leaving town until the end of the day and they were kind enough to let me keep the room... More

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Additional Information about Hotel Ercilla

Also Known As:
Ercilla Hotel Bilbao
Golden Tulip Bilbao
Address: Ercilla 37-39 | El Ensanche, 48011 Bilbao, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Vizcaya Province > Bilbao > Abando , Indautxu
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#16 Luxury Hotel in Bilbao
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Ercilla 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Contemporary Hotel, popular comforts for business or leisure travelers, restaurant serving Basque Cuisine; set in the city center. ... more   less 
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