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Artetxe

2.0 of 5 Carretera BI-3741 Enekuri-Artxanda Km 7 | Berrizbidea 112, 48014 Bilbao, Spain
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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53 reviews 53 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel is located above the main town, so a car is essential, but ample safe, free parking and the nearby vennicular down to the town is helpful. The rooms are rather old fashioned in decor, but clean and comfortable. By European standards both the bedroom and bathroom is spacious. There is virtually no cupboard space, so for a fewdaysstay... More

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San Francisco
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78 reviews 78 reviews
32 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hotel, located overlooking Bilbao, but you will need a car to make it practical. Nice friendly management, good English spoken. Steps for walking into Bilbao are very long. Restaurant on property is overpriced. Beware of tripping hazard on floor, entering breakfast area. Should be immediately fixed.

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new jersey
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80 reviews 80 reviews
9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small family run hotel sits on a ridge overlooking Bilbao. Two kilometers from the funicular to the city proper. Staff is friendly and extremely helpful. The two restaurants in walking distance are great values with solid food (the one on the hotel site has a spectacular view of the city). Our room though smallish was recently renovated with one... More

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Surbiton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Artetxe is a modern, well appointed smallish hotel, overlooking Bilbao. There is free parking and a park nearby allowing wonderful unrestricted views of the city in the valley below. The room we stayed in was quiet, comfortable and clean. The service was very friendly and helpful: we were made to feel welcome from the first moment. The downside of... More

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swansea
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We stayed at this hotel and were very impressed by the friendly welcome received and the excellent breakfast . Rooms are comfortable - nothing fancy but clean and homely and good value . The hotel is on the top of a hill overlooking the city and there are very good views. The only downside is that to get to the... More

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London
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

A nice hotel on a hillside outside of Bilbao, but with easy access to the city. Booked a double room, but was given a twin. However, it was particularly hot and humid on the nights we were there. The shutters over the windows kept the air out (even with windows open) so couldn't sleep, so had to open them to... More

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Healesville, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

An amazingly peaceful hilltop location with great views down onto the city. Yes you need a car or equivalent to get to the hotel and to get to furnicular railway to access the city but it is worth it. Great rooms, good facilities, good breakfast and English spoken by all the desk staff we dealt with. No in house restaurant... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We had the good fortune to stay at Artetxe during our visit to Bilbao. It's not centrally located and a vehicle or a taxi is a necessity but short of that it's heaven. The panoramic view overlooking the city is sensational. The hosts are wonderful, speak English, and offer all the help you could ask for. The rooms, while not... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We found this hotel an excellent place to stay with easy access to Bilbao via a fuinicular. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable, especially Eva. Two good restaurants are nearby. For anyone with a car who does not want to struggle with driving and parking in Bilbao Artetxe is a good place to stay.

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Montreal, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
3 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The hotel is near Bilbao, however you would not even noticed that is near a big city. We loved waking up in such a beautiful location. They offered great breakfast buffet for 7 euros - we found it reasonable and delicious! I would like to highly that they offer great customer service. We arrived late and we had not advised... More

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Address: Carretera BI-3741 Enekuri-Artxanda Km 7 | Berrizbidea 112, 48014 Bilbao, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Vizcaya Province > Bilbao
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Hotel Class:2 star — Artetxe 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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