A life well lived
Design and comfort alongside the estuary of Bilbao
The elegant design of this hotel in Bilbao makes it one of the most outstanding works of architecture in the city. Just a few meters from the iconic Guggenheim museum and the Euskalduna palace, this 5-star hotel provides magnificent dining options and opportunities to enjoy the most authentic flavors in Basque cuisine.
Designed by the prestigious architect Ricardo Legorreta, Meliá Bilbao also honors the work of the Basque sculptor Eduardo Chillida. Located next to the Nervión river estuary, the hotel is very well connected by public transport, making it easy to get around Bilbao and explore the city. It provides spacious rooms with fantastic views and a wellness center with a gym and heated swimming pool. There are also several flexible meeting rooms for hosting meetings and important events.
Very near the Guggenheim museum, the old town and the Nervión river
A tribute to the work of the Basque sculptor Eduardo Chillida
Classic Basque cuisine with fine ingredients
Heated pool with great mountain views
With a gym, sauna and beauty treatments
7 event rooms with space for up to 300 people
Lehendakari Leizaola 29
+34 944 28 00 00
0,75 km From Guggenheim museum
2 km From Old town
6 km From Bilbao international airport
Name: Meliá Bilbao
Category: 5 *****
A modern and timeless room perfect for individual travelers or couples It provides a comfortable designer bedroom, two single beds, a 37-inch LCD TV and a marble bathroom with a bathtub and shower.
An excellent choice for couples on a getaway break in Bilbao. Timeless in style, it provides a bedroom with a king-size bed, a 37-inch TV and a marble bathroom with a bathtub and RITUALS toiletries.
Admire beautiful views of the Doña Casilda park from this room. It also features a modern bedroom with single beds, a 37-inch LCD TV and a marble bathroom with a bathtub and shower.
You’ll love the views of Doña Casilda park through its large window. The room also has a comfortable bedroom with a king-size bed, a 37-inch TV and a marble bathroom with a bathtub.
A spectacular room for a visit to Bilbao with the family, with beautiful views of the city and Doña Casilda park. It provides a queen-size bed and a large bathroom decorated in marble with a bathtub and shower.
Waking up to beautiful panoramic views of the estuary is a privilege to be enjoyed. This elegant room also has a comfortable king-size bed, a 37-inch LCD TV and a bathroom with a whirlpool bathtub.
The terrace to this room boasts privileged views of Bilbao. It also has a comfortable bedroom with a 37-inch LCD TV, a coffee maker, desk and marble bathroom with a shower.
An open-plan suite with two different areas: one bedroom with a king-size bed, and the other a separate lounge with a desk. In addition, there is also a fully equipped bathroom with a whirlpool bathtub and shower.
Do you have to work? There is a spacious lounge with a desk and table to make your stay even more comfortable. It also has a comfortable bedroom, a coffee maker and a bathroom with a whirlpool bathtub to help you relax at the end of the day.
This magnificent suite features a spacious and bright lounge. It also has a bedroom with a king-size bed and bathroom with whirlpool bathtub. It also has a separate restroom, ideal for visitors.
Ready to stay in our most exclusive suite? Built on two floors, it boasts a spectacular rooftop area with views of Doña Casilda park, and a bedroom with a king-size bed, a large dressing area and a well-equipped bathroom.
Start the day with a nutritious breakfast buffet. A great choice of fruit juices, dairy products, cereals, breads and first-class cold cuts. On sunny days, breakfast on the terrace is a delight, enjoying the peace and quiet of Doña Casilda Park.
A new dining concept that transforms Mediterranean cuisine into exquisite pinchos and tapas which nobody is able to resist. The restaurant enjoys natural light, a terrace and first-class service.
The Wellness Center at the Meliá Bilbao hotel provides two saunas, a fully equipped gym, a heated swimming pool with views of the mountains and a space for massages and beauty treatments. Make the most of your visit to Bilbao to keep up all the habits that are best for your health and well-being.
One of the most popular nights out for the locals in Bilbao is a tour with friends of the bars serving pinchos and wine. Going from bar to bar to try all the tasty surprises in the old town is an experience you have to try at least once in your life.
If you are a dog owner, you will be well aware that traveling with them is not easy. That’s why Meliá Bilbao offers a pet-friendly service that guarantees an exceptional stay for both you and your pet. Only available for dogs weighing up to 10 kg. Check the conditions with the hotel.
The capital of Bilbao is full of architectural treasures that reflect the contrasts of different ages. From its famous old town to the modern metro system and the famous Guggenheim museum, a world-famous icon of Bilbao and the reason for the visits of numerous architects and art lovers.
You must not leave Bilbao without visiting the cathedral, the Plaza Nueva or the iconic Suspension bridge. And just a few kilometers from the city are numerous coastal towns and beautiful beaches such as: Aixerrota, Gorliz, Azkorri or the islet of San Juan de Gaztelugatxe.
In the Old Town or Ensanche district you will find a great choice of typical Basque Country bars and restaurants. The tradition is to go from bar to bar enjoying pinchos and a glass of wine in each. But if you prefer something stronger, the city also offers a wide range of nightclubs that are open until dawn.