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Reviewed October 18, 2016

This place is ok but definitely no better than that. My room (13) was tiny (looking at the plan on the door it seems to be the smallest). Clean is all you can say. Location is best feature as very central. Noise carries through the whole building so if you move a chair everyone will know. They don´t even sell...

Thank Patchesonelbows
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Clean, decent sized rooms and convenient location are the highlights of this hotel. A bit basic for a romantic getaway, but if you want an affordable place within walking distance to the Guggenheim, Old Town, the railroad station, and Metro, this ticks all the boxes. Fast, free wifi. Note - no elevator.

Thank SalMonela
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

You pay more for a room facing the river but worth it for the view. Good location close to the bridge to the old town. You can just follow the river to get to the Guggenheim. There is no breakfast available at the hotel but there are plenty of cafes. There is no lift so you have to carry your...

Thank Peter R
New York City, New York
Reviewed June 26, 2016

This is a very quaint and small "hotel" from what I understand it's one floor of rooms, some face the inner courtyard and others have a view of the river. The rooms are small but clean, the noise does carry In the rooms facing the courtyard, mainly the neighbors. There is no air conditioning, big Windows but not a lot...

Thank M K
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

This hotel while not the most modern is in central Bilbao, clean and our room overlooked the river! For the money was great value! They also have secure underground parking which was ideal as I rode over on a motorcycle. The receptionist while she spoke no English was very welcoming and helpful.

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Kingsprt, TN, United States
Reviewed June 22, 2016

This evaluation is in three parts for the three nights were surprisingly different. We found Bilbao a delightful place to stay. We had not begun to explore all the things to do even after 3 days. We have never been in a city so pleasant to walk around, and we did a LOT of walking around it. Good food was...

1Thank Bill T
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 23, 2016

When booking be aware - double can mean twin, double, or family room. So send an email to ensure they understand your requirements, we didn't and had an amusing conversation in pigeon Spanish. Whilst the prices don't appear budget level, the rooms definitely are!! Clean basic, small. No spare pillows or blankets. No air con. So if you are looking...

Thank wpfs
Marlborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 13, 2015

Supposedly Deluxe double room but was certainly only a basic room! Small double bed,desk,decent size wardrobe. Bathroom large but basic - door in bathroom was varnished but was streaky and looked scratched. Our sheets didn't cover the mattress let alone tuck in - we did get them changed next day. Did have small french door opening with view to river...

1Thank Afartribe
Reviewed October 31, 2015

lovely Basque people- but how can you have hotel with not even a machine for coffee or a kettle in the room? No breakfast available of any kind, and no cafes are open in the area until way after 9.30am. This is a place badly in need of a renovation and theres no lift. Walls to the room I has...

1Thank Scottishji
Reviewed July 26, 2015

I really like the location. It is situated to a walk distance of the main attraction of Sevilla. In addition is it just across the street to most of the shops and the to a Huge Corte Ingles. The room was huge and the bed was really confortable. The breakfast was perfect

1Thank Carina F
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Hotel Ripa

Address: Calle Ripa, 3, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
Location: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Vizcaya > Bilbao > Abando
Price Range: $51 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Ripa 1*
Number of rooms: 30
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“not room number six for a view, but it was quiet as looking into a horrible courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles Scottishji, Oct 31, 2015 | Read review
“Excellent location”
 of 5 bubbles 482carinaf, Jul 26, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room if it is possible.”
 of 5 bubbles TokyoJimmy, Jun 1, 2014 | Read review
“Try to get a room with a view to the river (Ria del Nérvion). You will be facing the old town and have a great sight on one of the busiest brigdes (Puente del Arenal).”
 of 5 bubbles ADexterA, Sep 17, 2013 | Read review
“You can request a river view room but it will be very difficuilt if you are in an individual room as their is only one available in the whole hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Graceharvey, Jun 11, 2013 | Read review
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