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Carlton Hotel

#8 of 42 Hotels in Bilbao
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Plaza de Federico Moyua 2, 48009 Bilbao, Spain
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is quite a grand hotel but some lovely facilities and the room was spacious, bathroom spotless and everything working. Breakfast was good with a lot of choice, including churros. Airport bus stops nearby. Staff were extremely helpful.

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New York City, New York
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46 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walk to everywhere from the hotel for pintxos and sangria, the Guggenheim Museum, shopping and sightseeing. The hotel is very easy to find. The airport bus stops a few meters from the hotel, all for Euro 1.50. Room is clean and spacious. The staff are very friendly and helpful. WIFI is free and strong. The only thing missing is a... More 

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17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, luxury hotel in the center of the town, perfect for business trip as well as for holiday stay. Close to the shops and galleries, close to teh gugenheim museum and maritime museum, amazing view from the windows - straight onto spanish street where you can see local architecture and local life. Beautiful conference room and hall, good restaurant, very... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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63 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel lobby is lovely and the staff at the front desk are gracious and friendly. Our room was very nice and clean. The bathroom was spotless and modern. The breakfast buffet was awesome, with a broad variety of items to suit any taste. The selection of cheeses and bread was really good! The hotel was very well situated, and... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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23 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel for 2 nights during my business trip and I found it high end hotel. The staff and in particular front desk people were really polite and friendly with good english skils. As soon as you arrive at the door looking at exterior, you are expecting to see something elegant and luxury inside and indeed you... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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79 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

A Classic hotel in the Bilbao city center, ideal to visit bars and the Guggenheim. The service also is classic. The views are not special but this ia a place to observe the city and ideal to spend a romantic weekend

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Asia
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246 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

The Carlton is a beautiful and elegant hotel located in the city center of Bilbao , Spain. At the corner of the hotel is a taxi stand . The big department stores like El Corte Ingles is within walking distance . In front of the hotel is a nice rotunda with lots of flowers. The room that my husband and... More 

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SilviaVO, Director Comercial at Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your opinion, its a pleasure for us to be your hotel´s choice at Bilbao. We hope to welcome you again in your next visit to Bilbao More 

Helsinki Finland
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175 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Been here a couple of times, and I always love it! Beautiful oldfashioned hotel, more like a Mansion, with great decor and fantastic rooms. Book a room facing the square, if you can, and you`ll get great views (we even had a balcony one, which was superb!). Good service. A bit expensive, but look for offers. Right in the middle... More 

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SilviaVO, Director Comercial at Carlton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your opinion. its a pleasure for us to have customer as you are! in a near future, we will have new offers in our website. More 

Orchard Lake, Michigan
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50 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Began a trip here after flying into Bilbao. The Carlton is a nice traditional hotel right in the center of Bilbao. It was within walking distance of everything we wanted to see in the city. Very enjoyable stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

The hotel was at one of the landmarks at the city center, so the location couldn't be better. The subway is just around the corner and Guggenheim is within walking distance. Since it's the city center, eateries and shops lie all around. The hotel is a beautiful old building with an elegant classic atmosphere. The room was basic and rather... More 

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