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Melia Bilbao

5.0 of 5 Lehendakari Leizaola 29, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Alicante, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

First we had to wait more than 20 minutes before the garage was opened. The reception and our room were very nice. We wantto eat in the asian restaurant and when we asked at the bar when it was open they tol us at 20.30 hrs. So we took a small bite and drink and waited till that time. But... More

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Naples, Florida
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308 reviews 308 reviews
34 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel in the newer part of Bilbao. Very comfortable,large room with big bathroom and great views. Upscale linens, amenities and nice pool/fitness area. very convenient to Guggenheim, Fine Arts and Old town via Euskotram. Booked well in advance so was also an excellent value. Staff were efficient but cold.

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North Wales, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was a very flash place when built but rooms showing a few signs of wear and tear. Ideal for somewhere reasonable to stay whilst visiting Bilbao. Obviously a busy business hotel with conferences taking place both nights we stayed.

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel with beautiful views. Walk along the river to the stunning Guggenheim museum and old town. I have travelled extensively and without a trip to this "delicious" city, I would have been so much poorer! Underground system superb.

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Tampa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very modern, clean and wonderful hotel! The staff at the front desk were very, very nice and helpful and sweet! The rooms were beautifully decorated and appointed. Bilbao was a great city and the residents want you to explore. The bathroom was gorgeous and the shower was just awesome after a long day of walking. If I go back, this... More

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We made the reservation through Booking.com and when we arrived were told that we had been upgraded to a wonderful 9th floor suite with a huge covered balcony looking over the city. The staff was great.

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Woking, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After driving through France to Spain I had booked one night here as a treat. And what an amazing hotel! We we so tired and asked for a nice room... To which he replied all our rooms our nice! But if you'd like to upgrade it is only an extra €20. We upgraded and oh my god the room was... More

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Rome, Italy
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Chosen as have stopped a few times in Melia hotels and it's location so close to the Guggenheim (and Red Bull Cliff Diving contest venue). Had top floor room with view over the river. Everything was consistent with standards experienced in other Melia Hotels. Clean, Comfortable with an element of Chic and thoughtful design. Staff were a credit to themselves... More

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Washington State
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

5 star staff, 3 star decor, 5 star bathroom, 5 star bed comfort, perfect location, fairly reasonable price, spotless housekeeping- I think that adds up to a 5 rating. The staff were very accommodating and I felt welcome--only wish I had time to use the pool.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel during my 2 Nd visit to Bilbao. It is so close to all attraction, 50 yards from the tram stop,surrounded by the park my view had a lovely view of the mountains and part of the city from the 7th floor.breakfast, evening meal was good. I recommend this hotel.

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Address: Lehendakari Leizaola 29, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
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Location: Spain > Basque Country > Vizcaya Province > Bilbao
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Melia Bilbao 5*
Number of rooms: 211
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Sheraton Bilbao
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