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Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rio Castanos, 2, 48903 Barakaldo, Spain
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Ranked #2 of 3 hotels in Barakaldo
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Saint Neots, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at this hotel on 3 different and enjoy each stay, I can highly recommend this hotel to anyone with kids. Breakfast never let's us down, We are due stay at the hotel on the 27th August 2014.

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NovBio, Director General at Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with the Tripadvisor community and with us. It is always with pleasure that we receive them and look at them to improve our level of services and standards. We are glad to see that you are a frequent guest of our hotel because that means we are doing things correctly... More

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8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed in many Novotel Hotels in Europe, and this location had my favorite restaurant. The food was delicious, the decor in the large dining room was beautiful, and the staff could not have been friendlier! The chef prepares each dish in a grill area to the back of the restaurant, so everything comes out hot and fresh. We... More

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NovBio, Director General at Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback further to your recent stay at our hotel. We are always eager to read our guest's comments in order to keep on improving in the future. We are happy to read that you enjoyed the food and service in our restaurant and that the restaurant team did everything they... More

Madrid, Spain
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

The hotel is a standard Novotel type of deco and facilities. Good and clean with spacious rooms, nice toiletries and overall good service. As usual, the breakfast is offered with a very good selection although the price for breakfast in my opinion is very expensive considering that there is only so much I am able to eat. Location is very... More

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NovBio, Director General at Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center, responded to this review

Thank for your time to write about your recent stay in our hotel. We always appreciate feedback to make things better in the future. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and valued our facilities, breakfast and location to visit the area. Being located next to Bilbao Exhibition Centre, we are aware that we are... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

You don't have to stay in city center if you want to walk around Bilbao, you can go by metro anywhere you want to go, so this hotel is not near city center but very close to metro station. The staff is very helpful. Rooms are big enough, the bathroom is very very clean and well designed. We did not... More

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NovBio, Director General at Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post your feedback on Tripadvisor further to your recent stay in our hotel. We always welcome guests comments to improve those points where we are not performing up to usual standard of service. Thank you for your comment regarding our location which, if not in downtown Bilbao is very convenient to access the... More

Chichester, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

This hotel is one we have now stayed at on three occasions. It is very convenient for the ferryport and the rooms are extremely comfortable. The car parking is secure and the breakfast buffet suits all tastes. We will return as they welcome pets.

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NovBio, Director General at Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience further to your recent stay in our hotel. It is a pleasure to read that you are a frequent guest of our hotel and that you appreciate our facilities. Thank you again for your time and fidelity and we look forward to welcoming you again in Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center... More

High Wycombe, England, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

I've stayed in this hotel a few times on business, and always found it welcoming. The staff are friendly, speak English and always helpful. The hotel is ideally situated for the Bilbao Exhibition Centre and there are various large retail outlets and cinemas a short walk away. The hotel is also well situated for business visits to the many industrial... More

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NovBio, Director General at Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your opinion with the rest of the Tripadvisor community. We do appreciate your positive comments regarding your stay adn our facilities and look forward to welcoming you back to Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center Once again, thank you for your feedback. Jorge Lepe Muñoz General Manager More

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Additional Information about Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center

Address: Rio Castanos, 2, 48903 Barakaldo, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Vizcaya Province > Barakaldo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center 4*
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Also Known As:
Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Hotel Barakaldo
Accor Bilbao Barakaldo
Novotel Barakaldo
Barakaldo Novotel

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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The Novotel Bilbao Barakaldo is located across from the Bilbao Exhibition Centre (BEC), 15 minutes from Loiu airport and 10 minutes from the centre of Bilbao. Easy to reach via the A8 Santander Bilbao motorway, the hotel is 200 m from the train station and close to the MAX CENTER shopping complex. This 4 star hotel is ideal for business or leisure travel and features 203 rooms, 6 meeting rooms, the Mediterranean restaurant Claravia and the Ibaia bar. ... more   less 
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