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Hotel Gran Bilbao****

Excellent location

You are going to love the hotel’s location thanks to its quiet environment, which will allow you to relax without any interruptions, and for proximity to the city centre, just 500 yards from the old town and Siete Calles (10-minute walk), one of the main areas in the city for leisure, gastronomy and shopping.

Address: Indalecio Prieto, 1, 48004, Bilbao, Spain

  • 43.2490594º43º 14' 56.61384" N
  • -2.919624746º-2º 55' 10.6490856" W

There are transport connections via tram and metro near the hotel which will take you to all of the city’s main points of interest. Also, access from the airport and A8 motorway is comfortable, making it easy to get to or from San Sebastián, Vitoria-Gasteiz and Santander.

Business or pleasure

Transport connections and its proximity with the many business centres in Bilbao make the hotel’s location perfect if you are travelling on business. Also, from our hotel, you can easily and quickly get to many places of tourist and cultural interest with public transport.

Guggenheim Museum

Bilbao has many museums that will delight all culture lovers, among them the Guggenheim Museum. Designed by Frank Owen Gehry, its avant-garde architecture has made it a global icon and on its walls you can see works by artists such as Andy Warhol, Antoni Tàpies, Eduardo Chillida, Yves Klein, Willem de Kooning, Robert Motherwell, Robert Rauschenberg, James Rosenquist and Clyfford Still among others.

Las Siete Calles

Las Siete Calles, also known as Casco Viejo, is Bilbao’s old town, famous for its narrow streets full of the famous pintxo bars as well as for its cultural and shopping offer. In this historical area you can find Santiago Cathedral, the Basque Museum or the Ribeira Market among other points of interest.

Fine Arts Museum

Excellent art gallery famous for its paintings and sculptures. It’s one of the most important museums of its kind in Spain, hosting works of art from a time span that ranges from the Twelfth Century until today from artists such as Goya, Bacon, El Greco, Zurbarán, Van Dyck, Chillida, Murillo, Gauguin…

Congress Centre and Auditorium

Palacio Euskalduna offers a comprehensive opera programme as well as organising different cultural, business and institutional events thanks to its more than 570,000 ft2 in size. In 2003, it won the award of World’s Best Congress Centre.

Bilbao Exhibition Centre

Modern and fully equipped, this business centre has an average height of 59 ft. and an exhibition surface of more than 1,614,000 ft2 distributed over 6 pavilions without columns that make it easier to set-up and disassemble stands. It receives 1 million visitors every year, organising an average of 160 events during that time span.

San Mamés

Athletic Club de Bilbao’s brand new stadium was inaugurated in 2013 after the move from their old stadium, also of the same name but known as La Catedral (The Cathedral). San Mamés is a stadium with modern architecture and capacity for 53,000 fans, which earned it the highest stadium rating from UEFA. A must-see for all those who visit Bilbao.

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