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Hotel Abando

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Colon de Larreategui 9, 48001 Bilbao, Spain (Abando)
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Ranked #17 of 43 hotels in Bilbao
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
JohnF030 Colchester, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were only in Bilbao for 1 night, mainly to visit the Guggenheim museum, so wanted something comfortable but not too pricey. The hotel package came with entrance to the museum and on arrival the reception manager managed to find us a quiet room with good facilities. The hotel is only 10 minutes' walk from the museum and central for... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable room with good breakfast service. The hotel is only a few minutes walk to the centre of town or the river and the old area of Bilbao, and about 10 minutes to the Guggenheim cultural centre.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

A friend and I stayed one night in this hotel while we were touring around Spain. The room was lovely, well appointed and comfortable. It was a short walk to the Guggenheim Bilbao, as well as several of the other nice museums. A short walk in another direction took us to the old part of the city, although we found... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I stayed there for a night while walking the Camino del Norte and it was great. A nice bit of luxury to rest after a tough week of walking. The staff were great and it was a great location from which to explore bilbao.

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Wetumpka, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Prime location, clean, pleasant staff, and reserved parking. That said, I place high value on two things during a hotel stay: sleep and access to wifi (for planning activities). Sleep was decent; street noise into the morning hours, the room was hot despite single digit temps outside, and the beds were more something you'd expect to find in a prison... More

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SilviaVO, Director of Sales at Hotel Abando, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion, which it will be registered for our continued improvement process. More

Joensuu, Finland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

The best possible location in Bilbao, close to all. Breakfast is very good as well as the room furnishings. We lived on the fourth floor, our room such as a neighboring room mattresses really hard. Poor sound insulation, from neighboring rooms can heard almost everything .... Not a four-star ranking, max. 3 1/2.

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SilviaVO, Director of Sales at Hotel Abando, responded to this review

Dear Jari v, Thank you for your words. Your opinion will be registered for our continued improvement process. We look forward to seeing you soon again. More

Eskisehir, Turkey
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80 reviews 80 reviews
55 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Warmly greeted when I arrived, same goes on checkout.the hotel is situated near a beautiful square / garden surround by lots of pintox bars.Although it can get boisterous at nt the hotel rooms seem to be well insulated.Some guests had complained about the high price of breakfast....as my booking was on room basis only I opted out to go continental... More

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SilviaVO, Director of Sales at Hotel Abando, responded to this review

Dear csant, Thank you very much for your opinion and for having chosen Hotel Abando for your stay in Bilbao. We are pleased you had a wonderful time in Bilbao. We look forward to seening you soon again. More

Targoviste, Romania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

A very good hotel placed in a convenient location, close to almost every touristic atraction in Bilbao. Very clean rooms, good european breakfast, fast check-in and out. Prices OK. The receptionists very kind and helpfull with all the clients. A minus for the hotel underground parking fee (it could be cheaper).

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Thank you for your opinion and for having chosen Hotel Abando for your stay in Bilbao. We look forward to seeing you soon again. More

Saskatoon, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Hotel was well situated for our needs..close to train station (we walked there easily with suitcases) and a Metro station. We walked easily to all the sites we wanted to see in Bilbao.(or to the Metro station as needed) Hotel is convenient to many restaurants and shopping. Room was fine, nothing special..We were on the front of the hotel, basically... More

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San Diego, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
32 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

The best thing about my stay at Abando was the good price I got and the convenient location of the hotel. From the hotel, I just about walked everywhere in Bilbao. But the hotel itself is old and tired . The room I had was clean, but not all that big, and everything in the room, including the bathroom looked... More

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Address: Colon de Larreategui 9, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Vizcaya Province > Bilbao > Abando
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Abando 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#12 Luxury Hotel in Bilbao #12 Business Hotel in Bilbao
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New building with a modern and functional style - In the city's centre, in the financial & commercial district. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
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