Melia Bilbao Hotel

Lehendakari Leizaola 29, Bilbao, Spain, 48001  show map
 5 stars
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Melia Bilbao Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 24 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Featuring a swimming pool and a sauna, Melia Bilbao Hotel offers comfortable rooms overlooking the city. Since 2004 the hotel has been hosting guests in a 10-story minimalist building.

The hotel shares good location a few steps from Deusto subway station, Teatro Arriaga Antzokia, Museum of Art Reproductions and Bilboats. Guests will find Bilbao city center within a 20-minute walk from the property.

Nearby points of interest include a theater, a museum and a palace.

There is Bilbao train station nearby. The hotel is within 5 minutes' drive from Sondica airport.

Rooms

This prestigious hotel comprises of standard family guest room, grand premium guest room and melia double room with traditional décor and such comforts as a closet, plasma-screen TV, a Nespresso coffee machine, a mini bar and a sitting area as well as spacious bathrooms. As the hotel overlooks the Nervion River, guests can enjoy a magnificent view from their rooms. For more comfort complimentary toiletries, a hydro massage bath and a hairdryer are provided.

Eat & Drink

A buffet breakfast is offered at the café. Guest will enjoy fusion meals in a contemporary setting of the Michelin star rated restaurant. After exploring sights of Bilbao, residents can go back to Melia Bilbao Hotel for tapas and snacks served in the onsite terrace bar. Serving an array of dishes, aizian and Mr Wok Asian Bistro are just 50 meters away.

You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs EUR 11 per night per child under 11 years.  A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 16 per person per night. 

Services

The property offers a movie projector, a business centre and a slide projector for business guests staying at Melia Bilbao Hotel.

Relax

Guests can make use of a spa lounge and a Jacuzzi or go in for boating and golf. On-site fitness facilities include a fitness center and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 24 per day.

Number of floors:   10.  Number of rooms:   211.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Hairdresser
  • Coffee shop
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Boating

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Airport shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Paid porterage

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa lounge
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Mirror
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child may stay at the price of EUR 24.30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 48.60 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

Lehendakari Leizaola 29, Bilbao, Spain, 48001

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City Center
  • Bilbao
    1.2 mi
Airports
  • Sondica (BIO)
    2.9 mi
  • Santander (SDR)
    45.5 mi
Train Stations
  • Santander Bus station
    4000 ft
  • Train Station Bilbao
    4600 ft
Underground stations
  • San Mamés Metro Station
    2300 ft
  • Indautxu
    2300 ft
Restaurants
  • Etxanobe (cuisine: Spanish, Basque)
    400 ft
  • aizian (cuisine: Basque)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Dona Casilda Park
    900 ft
  • Etxebarria Park
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    10
  • Number of rooms:
    211

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Rooms and availability

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Premium Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Super King-size bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 305 sq. feet
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      Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed
      Size: 380 sq. feet
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        Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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          Double Room
          Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 2 Single beds
          Size: 240 sq. feet
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            King Room
            Bed type: King-size bed
            Size: 240 sq. feet
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              Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds
              Size: 485 sq. feet
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                Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds or 1 Single bed or Double bed
                Size: 485 sq. feet
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                  Family Guest Room
                  Bed type: Double bed or Double beds
                  Size: 305 sq. feet
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                  Executive Suite
                  Size: 485 sq. feet
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                    Presidential Suite
                    Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds
                    Size: 1295 sq. feet
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                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Melia Bilbao Hotel Bilbao location
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                      Hotel Address:

                      Lehendakari Leizaola 29, Bilbao, Spain, 48001

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Bilbao
                        1.2 mi
                      Airports
                      • Sondica (BIO)
                        2.9 mi
                      • Santander (SDR)
                        45.5 mi
                      Train Stations
                      • Santander Bus station
                        4000 ft
                      • Train Station Bilbao
                        4600 ft
                      Underground stations
                      • San Mamés Metro Station
                        2300 ft
                      • Indautxu
                        2300 ft
                      Restaurants
                      • Etxanobe (cuisine: Spanish, Basque)
                        400 ft
                      • aizian (cuisine: Basque)
                        200 ft
                      Parks
                      • Dona Casilda Park
                        900 ft
                      • Etxebarria Park
                        1200 ft
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Number of floors:
                        10
                      • Number of rooms:
                        211

                      Hotel Awards

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                      What's nearby

                      Tourist attractions

                      • euskalduna jauregia - 700 ft

                      Places of interest

                      • puente de deusto - 700 ft
                      • edificio del tigre - 700 ft
                      • Asociacion de Iglesias Adventistas del Septimo Dia - 1000 ft

                      Convention centers

                      • Euskalduna Conference Centre - 700 ft
                      • Euskalduna Conference Centre - 700 ft

                      Shopping areas

                      • C.C. Zubiarte - 400 ft

                      Monuments and Landmarks

                      • Euskalduna Palace - 700 ft
                      • Euskalduna Palace - 700 ft
                      • Deusto Bridge - 700 ft
                      • Deusto Bridge - 700 ft
                      • Plaza del Sagrado Corazón - 1000 ft

                      Stadiums

                      • San Mamés Stadium - 2000 ft
                      • San Mamés Stadium - 2000 ft

                      Museums

                      Parks

                      • Parque Iturriza Doña Casilda - 700 ft
                      • Doña Casilda Iturrizar park - 700 ft
                      • Doña Casilda Iturrizar park - 700 ft

                      Underground stations

                      • San Mamés Metro Station - 2000 ft
                      • Indautxu - 2000 ft
                      • San Mamés - 2300 ft
                      • Indautxu Metro Station - 2300 ft

                      Public parking

                      • University of Deusto - 1400 ft

                      Local attractions

                      • Estacion de Santander - 5100 ft
                        Calle Bailen, 2, Bilbao
                      • Iglesia de la Merced - 1.0 mi
                        Plaza de la Merced, s/n, Bilbao
                      • Catedral de Santiago - 1.1 mi
                        Plaza Santiago 1, Bilbao
                      • Centro Municipal Bilborock-La Merced - 1.0 mi
                        Muelle de la Merced, 1, Bilbao
                      • Museum of Art Reproductions - 1.1 mi
                        San Francisco, 14, Bilbao

                      Near the hotel

                      • Palacio de Congresos y de la Musica Euskalduna - 900 ft
                        Abandoibarra, 4, Bilbao
                      • Bilbao Fine Arts Museum - 1200 ft
                        Museo Plaza 2, Bilbao
                      • Etxebarria Park - 1200 ft
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                      • Estadio San Mames - 2200 ft
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                      • Dona Casilda Park - 900 ft
                        Paseo Don Jose Anselmo Clave, Bilbao
                      • Guggenheim Museum Bilbao - 2000 ft
                        Abandoibarra Et. 2, Bilbao
                      • Museo Maritimo Ria de Bilbao - 1300 ft
                        Muelle Ramon de la Sota n0 1, Bilbao

                      Restaurants nearby

                      • Etxanobe - 400 ft

                        Address: Palacio Euskalduna
                        Phone: +34 944421071

                        85% likes this, based on 233 reviews
                        Cuisine: Spanish, Basque
                        Price Range: USD 77 - USD 102

                      • Mr Wok Asian Bistro - 300 ft

                        Address: Calle Lehendakari Leizaola, 2
                        Phone: 945 555 888

                        Cuisine: Asian

                      • Frentealagua - 300 ft

                        Address: Muelle Evaristo Churruca 1
                        Phone: +34 944 398 660

                      • aizian - 200 ft

                        Address: 29 Calle Lehendakari Leizaola

                        72% likes this, based on 157 reviews
                        Cuisine: Basque

                      • Left Bank - 300 ft

                        Address: Kala Lehendakari Leizaola, 2

                        Cuisine: Spanish

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Number of floors:
                        10
                      • Number of rooms:
                        211

                      Hotel Awards

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                      Melia Bilbao Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Melia Bilbao

                      Average guest rating

                      8.4out of 10
                      Superb
                      Based on 660 reviews

                      Guest reviews

                      • Older travelers
                        9.2

                        We arrived 1 day earlier, receptionist offered us only available room - executive suit, applied discount. The room was great: very spacious, clean modern interior, exceeded our expectations. Very reasonable price, even for doubles. Elegant breakfast buffet, courteous staff. Nice sandal smell.

                        too small pull, fitness zone - this hotel just to sleep, but not for stay & relax.

                      • Couple
                        10.0

                        Great location, friendly staff, amazing restaurant, luxury room, good value for money

                        The lobby toilets

                      • Older travelers
                        7.8

                        The staff were very helpful and courteous - much better than when it was with the previous owners (despite some of them having been there at that time).

                      • Family with children
                        7.4

                        Excellent hotel, good room with lovely viewes, great breakfast

                        Very expensive parking (apprx. 24 Euro/day)

                      • Couple
                        6.2

                        Vicinity to Guggenheim, large room

                        I had booked a non-smoking room and they gave us a foul-smelling room full of cigar smells, so we changed.The check-in and check-out was too slow. The espresso coffee ordered through room-service was not only far too expensive (€ 7 Euro), it was also one of the worst espressos ever had. The elevator was also out of works. The door to the terrace did not close. We complained but they did not fix it.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        Visiting Guggenheim; dining in Bilbao and in the hotel, in particular; everything in walking distance with excellent public transportation as "backup"; riverside walkways

                        Hotel staff neglected to refill soap, coffee an tea in room

                      • Group of friends
                        6.0

                        Modern Hotel with excellent facilities.

                        The rooms were originally booked by a Company and were supposed to be prepaid but the hotel lost all details of this and demanded a further payment upon arrival - although later resolved it still felt very unprofessional.

                      • Couple
                        7.8

                        An interestingly designed hotel with lots of facilities. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. The foyer space is impressive and it's conveniently positioned for getting to from the airport by bus and for using as a base for either a leisure or business trip.

                        Although rated 5 stars it didn't really cut it for me. The building is interesting to look at but not well designed in that the form has definitely come before the function - the pool is nice, for example, but its positioning isn't thought out in relation to the adjacent spaces. If you don't like heights and you're on an upper floor expect some discomfort too. The biggest failing though was the lack of decent wifi in the foyer. 5 stars should offer free wifi, at least in the foyer - which they do, but it was unrelIable and offered by a third party. When it didn't work the hotel's attitude was that it wasn't their problem. That's not a 5 star attitude.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        Location, architectural design, and view. Concierge was more helpful than tourism office.

                        Used two glasses from minibar cabinet. Housekeeping left them on the floor outside our door all day without replacing them in the room. Odd.

                      • Older travelers
                        9.6

                        Great place very helpful staff and lovely rooms, very modern

                      • Family with children
                        9.6

                        Guggenheim Museum

                        Services could be more developed for a 5 star hotel

                      • Single
                        9.6

                        Beautiful room with big-big bed.

                      • Older travelers
                        10.0

                        The hotel is very up to date, clean and the staff is very professional. The hotel is well located for shopping and a city trip as well as for business.

                      • Group of friends
                        7.4

                        I liked the bed and the bathroom, very spacious and comfortable.

                        It seems boring.

                      • Single
                        9.6

                        Excellent 5 star and well situated close to the guggenheim, center and beautiful park. The rooms are very nice especially on the higher floors where you have a nice view of the city. I bar in the hotel is good and they serve nice food (fresh shushi etc.). They greatest part was that they have soft beds, which is strange in Spain because they like hard beds.

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Melia Bilbao Hotel Bilbao location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      Lehendakari Leizaola 29, Bilbao, Spain, 48001

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Bilbao
                        1.2 mi
                      Airports
                      • Sondica (BIO)
                        2.9 mi
                      • Santander (SDR)
                        45.5 mi
                      Train Stations
                      • Santander Bus station
                        4000 ft
                      • Train Station Bilbao
                        4600 ft
                      Underground stations
                      • San Mamés Metro Station
                        2300 ft
                      • Indautxu
                        2300 ft
                      Restaurants
                      • Etxanobe (cuisine: Spanish, Basque)
                        400 ft
                      • aizian (cuisine: Basque)
                        200 ft
                      Parks
                      • Dona Casilda Park
                        900 ft
                      • Etxebarria Park
                        1200 ft
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  3 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Number of floors:
                        10
                      • Number of rooms:
                        211

                      Hotel Awards

                      SpanishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBilbaoMelia Bilbao

                      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                      Best Family Hotels in Spain

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