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    Occidental Bilbao

    Avenida Zumalacarregui, 40, 48006 Bilbao, Spain
    011 34 932 20 34 71
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    • Excellent49%
    • Very good30%
    • Average16%
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    In general, the hotel is modern, very classy, and exudes an upbeat ambience. Location is perfect as it is close to the cathedral, a general clinic, and an eye clinic in case of emergency (which my husband needed). The old city can be reached on...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Room was very nice bar food acceptable. car parking I though excessive (€19 per 24hrs) and not clear in booking. Avoid the English Buffett breakfast, mine was cold and did not agree with me. The cold option now looked a better option but can't give...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    A very nice hotel-experience only 311 steps away from the old town of Bilbao. And Bilbao itself is a city well-worth visiting - you can still feel its industrial past that has been upgraded with new urban interventions and facilities, not to mention the beautiful...More

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    Response from Cristina G, Manager at Occidental BilbaoResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thanks for your time. We are very happy to read that you have enjoyed our hotel facilities and the city. For your next stay, remember that the metro stop that we have 100 meters away saves those 311 steps to the hotel. We...More

    Reviewed 12 November 2017

    Not a bad place to stay. The gym and pools are not included in the price. Food at the bar is good but small portions for hungry travellers. Generally the hotel has a relaxed feel. The city is down a steep hill so you get...More

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    Response from Cristina G, Manager at Occidental BilbaoResponded 13 November 2017

    Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate the time you spent to review your recent experience in our hotel, at Barceló we always strive to exceed guests' expectations and your comments will help our teams reaching that goal. As you say ,our hotel’s strategic location, just a...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

    Luxurious beds and great Wi-Fi and food. The Occidental was perfect for my weekend business trip and the staff were a great help and recommended some great restaurants and attractions. Will be staying again next year!

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 72 - US$ 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Bilbao
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 200
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    • Location
    • Spain >
    • Basque Country >
    • Province of Vizcaya >
    • Bilbao
    • Also Known As
    • Barcelo Avenida Hotel Bilbao ,
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    techiej
    25 August 2016|
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    Response from pnkln26 | Reviewed this property |
    It really isn't that expensive and as for the advice of taking the bus and metro to get there, I wouldn't recommend it, the metro is a bit confusing. Sharing a taxi won't be expensive and will be way simpler.
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    21 May 2016|
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    Response from Asifjk | Reviewed this property |
    sorry but I am not sure. I believe it should be possible.
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    8 May 2016|
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    Response from tholland55 | Reviewed this property |
    I parked there and there was at least 3 metres clearance in the garage. Not sure what the height limit was though.
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