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Arriaga

Ribera, 3, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
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Ranked #23 of 41 Hotels in Bilbao
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Schenectady, NY
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I can't say enough about how much we enjoyed our stay at the Hotel Arriaga. Located in the old town, the hotel is a 10 minute walk from the train station, and there is a tram stop just outside their door. The location can't be beat! The owner of this hotel could not be more accomodating and helpful. We were... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Bilbao over the bank holiday/fiesta weekend and unable to find a room and was thinking I would have to leave Bilbao until I was put in contact with Hotel Arriaga who put themselves out to fit me in and were able to give me accommodation for the weekend. Excellent service and rates. Check it out

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Cranbury, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Rick Steves, the well-known travel writer, led me to the Hotel Arriga two years ago. Since then, I have returned several times as I, too, have been on the Camino. Steves describes it very well. If one wants high tech, the Arriaga would not satisfy one. If one enjoys friendliness, local knowledge, proximity to the Old Town and a short... More 

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Maryland, USA
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10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here in the fall of '14 after completing the Camino de Santiago. It's a one star hotel, so all the basics are covered without any sophistication. The two significant pluses are the prices (inexpensive) and the location. If you want to stay on the edge of Old Town without spending a lot of money, this is the place.... More 

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Kalaheo, Hawaii, United States
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This place is exactly what we were looking for, in that we needed a place from which we could easily walk to the many museums in Bilbao. It is not fancy, but clean and friendly. The staff are very friendly and helpful, and fluent in English. Jon has first-hand knowledge of other cultures and languages, but is also very knowledgeable... More 

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at Hotel Arriaga. It was located in the Old Town close by many good sights and food and transportation. The owner was so kind and friendly. We enjoyed our interaction with him and his family. The room suited out needs perfectly. Comfortable beds, clean ensuite bathroom and nice balcony. At times I felt like I was... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We loved the Hotel Arriaga in the Old town of Bilbao. Th location in Old Town could not have been better..we walked to the metro and train station,,,out for Tapas,,,always felt safe and enjoyed the old Town area with the locals...the hotel has parking and an elevator and the value was spot on...not fancy but fun , clean and the... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

One of the great things about this hotel is location, definitely one of the best in downtown near to the river. It's a familiar business, you can see the grandma, daughter and son running it everyday. Unfortunately for us we asked for a double room with full bedroom and we got two twin beds joined as one... Towels are not... More 

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

Whatever I can recall about this hotel was perfect. It is a decent place for all types of travelers. Rooms are intelligently designed and decorated with all things of comfort. Staff was present all the time to help us. They all were very quick and efficient too. Breakfast was the only meal I tried there and it was great. I... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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122 reviews 122 reviews
42 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013 via mobile

We feel like we are staying in a gracious old home. The reception area is filled with lounges and potted plants and momma is a lovely old lady and her daughter is very helpful. The room we have is on the corner overlooking the river and the beautiful theatre, with two balconies and huge windows. A large bedroom with nice... More 

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