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Hotel Photo Zabalburu

Booking.comUS$ 56*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Ballarat, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had read previous reviews so was concerned we had made a mistake in booking here but we were pleasantly surprised. Staff were very friendly and helpful, the bed was comfortable and the room clean. A very convenient location for eateries, the old city, trains etc. Plumbing was very noisy and there is no elevator so perhaps not worth more...

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Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I had read the reviews before I came so was concerned about the safety around the hotel and the wifi. On arriving i was suprised to find such a lovely clean hotel in excellent location and excellent wifi. The staff speak English and the hotel is spotless and appears to have been recently renovated. All tourist attractions are within walking...

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Larvik, Norway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Central and cheap The hotel is located in central Bilbao. Very simple hotel, that offers accommodation and no luxus. The offer at breakfast is simple, bad place, but if you only have a coffee, then its ok The room was on the 2nd floor and you have to use stairs all the way. Elevator not available. Ok clean and well...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I have gait/walking challenges (stroke); accom. has to be convenient to shopping and/or sights, parking. Sightseeing all day, we really didn't spend a lot of time in the room - just for sleeping in - clean surroundings, everything worked; unique decor. Parking available. Staff – efficient, helpful. Visiting Guggenheim museum; Casco Viejo (Old Town), Plaza Nueva – top pintxos, lots...

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Turku, Finland
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The room 201 is to the street. The windows are not closed properly and it feels like the cars are driving through your room. Could hardly sleep even with ear plugs. The room is moist and cold. Small tv with very few channels. Breakfast a joke. Only positive things is the shower! Hot and water enough.

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Thank Petter R
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

OMG i think ita in the red light district. Sex clubs and shops opposite. The hotel itself sells sex hygeine kits in reception machines. Car park and extra 14 euro and its the most tiny underground car park in the world.breakfast is a joke do not book it. Ita a cake. Do not book evening meals rhere as there is...

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Boston
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Simple hotel in downtown Bilbao. Good location to explore the city at an affordable price. The room was small but clean although very dark. Also on the positive side was the quietness of the room at night.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

I have had a terrible experience at this hotel that it is more a cheap tired and dodgy hole in a really awful area of the town. I was charged for the parking space after being told it was free at the check in. Then I was called a liar by the manager of the hotel. Rude and unprofessional staff,...

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Hotelzabalburu, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Photo Zabalburu, responded to this review

This guy wanted to use our parking free and made up it was included (that somebody had told him so, lie after lie). Since the beginning he was informed it had a cost that is shown at the frontdesk. At the check out he insisted and we replied again that it was not included. He threatened us to write a...

Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel staff very friendly. Clean room daily. Walked everywhere.receptionist was very accommodate. Would definitely stay again loved it . Area safe.I was alone.felt safe. .shops near. Didnt like breakfast. Bar.but plenty of coffee shops near.

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Novi Sad, Serbia
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Hotel left a positive impression on me, although it is just 2**. Good location, clean, helpful staff. Single rooms are really small, but a good place to accommodate on short stays in Bilbao. Breakfast is not worth 5 Eur. Do not take it!!

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Additional Information about Hotel Photo Zabalburu

Address: C/ Pedro Martinez Artola, 8, 48012 Bilbao, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Vizcaya > Bilbao
Price Range: ₹ 3,231 - ₹ 7,432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Photo Zabalburu 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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“Possibly a room in the higher floors will be more luminous”
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“The pipes make all kind of disturbing noises, if your neighbour runs a tap, for example it will be very difficult to sleep.”
ibanf2015, 15 May 2015 | Read review
“Not a room tip per se; don't bother with breakfast at the hotel, go to Cafe Bertiz (cafe bakery) on the other side of Plaza Zaralburu -- WAY better value for money for breakfast.”
somelammer567, 25 Sep 2013 | Read review
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