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 public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Massage

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

Melia Bilbao Hotel is a 5-star hotel offering an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor swimming pool and a cocktail lounge to its guests. Since 2004, it has been a prominent hotel in the heart of Bilbao.

This contemporary hotel is situated 1.7km from Bilbao Exhibition Center, Teatro Arriaga Antzokia and Plaza Nueva. Bilbao city center is 2km away.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants, bars and cafés.

Set within a 10-minute walk from Indautxu underground station. A short drive from Sondica airport.

Rooms

All individual guestrooms include Melia Twin Room, Grand Premium Double Room and Standard Junior Suite that come with individual climate control, a minibar, Wi-Fi, a laptop-size safe and a private balcony. All of the rooms have a great view over the park. They feature en suite bathrooms with a hydro massage bath, bathrobes and slippers.

Eat

A buffet breakfast is offered at the breakfast room. Guests can unwind in the Michelin star rated restaurant, which serves light Spanish cuisine. The garden bar stocks tea to enjoy in a contemporary atmosphere.

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

A business center, conference facilities and a photocopier and such hotel facilities as a garage, a tour desk and a lift are available on-site.

Relax

A Jacuzzi, a wellness center and a solarium are offered for relaxation. The hotel boasts a fitness center with fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

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

Number of rooms   211.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

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

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • 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

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Lehendakari Leizaola, 29, Bilbao, Spain, 48001

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City Center
  • Bilbao
    1.9km
Airports
  • Sondica (BIO)
    4.6km
  • Santander (SDR)
    73.2km
Train Stations
  • Santander Bus station
    1.2km
  • Train Station Bilbao
    1.4km
Underground stations
  • Indautxu
    700 m
  • San Mamés
    800 m
Restaurants
  • aizian (cuisine: Basque)
    30 m
  • Etxanobe (cuisine: Seafood, Spanish, Basque)
    120 m
Parks
  • Dona Casilda Park
    260 m
  • Etxebarria Park
    370 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    211

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Rooms and availability

Melia Bilbao Hotel Melia Guestroom
Melia Guestroom
Bed type: Double Bed or Triple
Size: 22m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Spacious light room includes a comfortable work desk area, a small sitting area and a convenient bathroom.

Room facilities
    Melia Bilbao Hotel Premium Room
    Premium Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds
    Size: 28m2
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Spacious, bright room measuring around 28 m2. The 18 Meliá Premium room provides panoramic views from their terrace and is larger than the Meliá room. Designed in a contemporary style, it is equipped with a large desk and a modern, fully equipped bathroom.

    Room facilities
      Melia Bilbao Hotel Grand Premium Guestroom
      Grand Premium Guestroom
      Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds
      Size: 35m2
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Magnificent room measuring about 35 square metres. It is outward-facing, with views over the river and the gardens surrounding the Palacio Euskalduna. Two spaces in one: our comfortable bed and a desk and work area. The bathroom provides a whirlpool bathtub. The room is equipped with a more spacious work area than in other types of rooms.

      Room facilities
        Melia Bilbao Hotel Junior Suite
        Junior Suite
        Bed type: 1 Single bed
        Size: 45m2
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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        Spacious room measuring about 45 square metres. It has views of the Doña Casilda Park. The room provides two different areas in one open space; a lounge with a sofa and another area with the bed and bathroom.

        Room facilities
          Melia Bilbao Hotel Business Suite
          Business Suite
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          Spacious, exceptional suite measuring around 45 m2 with views over the Doña Casilda Park. The room has two different areas; a lounge with sofa and a cloakroom, and the bedroom with main bathroom.

          Melia Bilbao Hotel Grand Suite
          Grand Suite
          Bed type: King or Twin beds
          Size: 67m2
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          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
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          Elegant, comfortable and quiet. A room which provides pure luxury. Grand Suites measures approximately 67 m2. It has views of the Doña Casilda Park. The spacious lounge is separated from the bedroom and dressing area by a sliding door made of red cedar wood, and the area also has a small toilet.

          Room facilities
            Melia Bilbao Hotel Presidential SuiteMelia Bilbao Hotel Presidential Suite
            Presidential Suite
            Bed type: King or Twin beds
            Size: 120m2
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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            The icing on the cake of this majestic hotel is the stunning Presidential Suite. The room provides magnificent views over the entire city thanks to its huge windows. The Presidential Suite, measuring 120 m2 occupies two floors and provides a bedroom, dressing room, spacious luxury bathroom, guest cloakroom, kitchen, a large lounge and work area. On the top floor there is a lounge with access to a terrace with spectacular views of the city. It also provides all of the services required to make this one of the most exquisite locations in Bilbao. Enjoy the subtle combination of facilities designed for the most discerning of guests.

            Room facilities
              Melia Bilbao Hotel Family Room
              Family Room
              Size: 28m2
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              • Air conditioning
              • Private bathroom
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              Spacious, bright room measuring around 28 m2. It is located in the corners of the building, making it larger than the Meliá Room and also further away from the lift area. Contemporary decoration, it provides 2 queen-size beds (135 cm), equipped with a large desk and a modern, fully equipped bathroom.

              Room facilities

                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
                  1.9km
                Airports
                • Sondica (BIO)
                  4.6km
                • Santander (SDR)
                  73.2km
                Train Stations
                • Santander Bus station
                  1.2km
                • Train Station Bilbao
                  1.4km
                Underground stations
                • Indautxu
                  700 m
                • San Mamés
                  800 m
                Restaurants
                • aizian (cuisine: Basque)
                  30 m
                • Etxanobe (cuisine: Seafood, Spanish, Basque)
                  120 m
                Parks
                • Dona Casilda Park
                  260 m
                • Etxebarria Park
                  370 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of rooms:
                  211

                Hotel Awards

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                Melia Bilbao Hotel Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • euskalduna jauregia - 200 m

                Places of interest

                • puente de deusto - 200 m
                • edificio del tigre - 200 m
                • Asociacion de Iglesias Adventistas del Septimo Dia - 300 m

                Convention centers

                • Euskalduna Conference Centre - 200 m
                • Cineclub Fas - 800 m

                Shopping areas

                • C.C. Zubiarte - 100 m

                Amusement

                • Discos Bolan - 900 m

                Monuments and Landmarks

                • Euskalduna Palace - 200 m
                • Deusto Bridge - 200 m
                • Plaza del Sagrado Corazón - 300 m
                • Puente de La Salve - 800 m

                Stadiums

                • San Mamés Stadium - 600 m

                Museums

                Parks

                • Parque Iturriza Doña Casilda - 200 m
                • Doña Casilda Iturrizar park - 200 m

                Universities, Institutes

                • University of Deusto - 400 m

                Theaters

                • Teatro Ayala S.A. - 800 m

                Underground stations

                • Indautxu - 600 m
                • San Mamés - 700 m
                • Moyua - 800 m

                Local Attractions

                • Estacion de Santander - 1.5km
                  Calle Bailen, 2, Bilbao
                • Iglesia de la Merced - 1.6km
                  Plaza de la Merced, s/n, Bilbao
                • Catedral de Santiago - 1.8km
                  Plaza Santiago 1, Bilbao
                • Centro Municipal Bilborock-La Merced - 1.6km
                  Muelle de la Merced, 1, Bilbao
                • Museum of Art Reproductions - 1.7km
                  San Francisco, 14, Bilbao

                Near the hotel

                • Palacio de Congresos y de la Musica Euskalduna - 260 m
                  Abandoibarra, 4, Bilbao
                • Bilbao Fine Arts Museum (Museo de Bellas Artes) - 320 m
                  Museo Plaza 2, Bilbao
                • Etxebarria Park - 370 m
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                • Estadio San Mames - 670 m
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                • Dona Casilda Park - 260 m
                  Paseo Don Jose Anselmo Clave, Bilbao
                • Guggenheim Museum Bilbao - 580 m
                  Abandoibarra Et. 2, Bilbao
                • Museo Maritimo Ria de Bilbao - 400 m
                  Muelle Ramon de la Sota n0 1, Bilbao

                Restaurants Nearby

                • aizian - 30 m

                  Address: 29 Calle Lehendakari Leizaola

                  85% likes this, based on 142 reviews
                  Cuisine: Basque

                • Mr Wok Asian Bistro - 60 m

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

                  Cuisine: Asian

                • Frentealagua - 90 m

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

                • Etxanobe - 120 m

                  Address: Palacio Euskalduna
                  Phone: +34 944421071

                  71% likes this, based on 225 reviews
                  Cuisine: Seafood, Spanish, Basque
                  Price Range: GBP 52 - GBP 70

                • Left Bank - 60 m

                  Address: Kala Lehendakari Leizaola, 2

                  Cuisine: Spanish

                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of rooms:
                  211

                Hotel Awards

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                Melia Bilbao Hotel Reviews

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

                Individual 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
                  1.9km
                Airports
                • Sondica (BIO)
                  4.6km
                • Santander (SDR)
                  73.2km
                Train Stations
                • Santander Bus station
                  1.2km
                • Train Station Bilbao
                  1.4km
                Underground stations
                • Indautxu
                  700 m
                • San Mamés
                  800 m
                Restaurants
                • aizian (cuisine: Basque)
                  30 m
                • Etxanobe (cuisine: Seafood, Spanish, Basque)
                  120 m
                Parks
                • Dona Casilda Park
                  260 m
                • Etxebarria Park
                  370 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  3 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Number of rooms:
                  211

                Hotel Awards

                SpanishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBilbaoMelia Bilbao Hotel

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

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