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Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Business center

Santiago Cathedral is within a mile (2 km) of Occidental Bilbao, and other popular sites like Zubizuri Bridge are within a couple of miles (3 km). This 4-star hotel has 200 rooms and welcomes guests with a restaurant, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Plaza Moyua are also near this Bilbao hotel.

Dining

Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Rooms

All of Occidental Bilbao's 200 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including coffee makers, safes, and phones. Guests can expect to find flat-screen TVs and stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries. Desks are also included.

Property features

Guests of Occidental Bilbao enjoy a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and an outdoor pool. Self parking is offered for EUR 19 per day. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this spa hotel include a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and 8 meeting rooms.

Highlights

  • Close to Santiago Cathedral
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Occidental Bilbao features an indoor pool and an outdoor pool. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measure 11119 square feet (1033 square meters). This business-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, spa services, and multilingual staff. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2015.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 200 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Garden 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Year Built 1967 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 11119 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1033 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

Occidental Bilbao offers 200 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Heating 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

The Kitchen - This restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from room service during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and an outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club or fitness facility.

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Club Metropolitan. Services include massages, facials, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Hotel Registry Number - H.BI.00337

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 19 per day
  • A fee will be charged for use of certain facilities
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Bilbao Holiday Inn
  • Occidental Bilbao Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Hotel Bilbao
  • Holiday Inn Bilbao Hotel

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Kids Stay Free Promotion

Book a stay in any room or rate category for travel anytime and receive the following:

  • Accommodations as selected
  • Up to two children under 18 years old stay free when sharing a room with 2 adults (based on availability)
  • Free breakfast, lunch, and dinner for children under 13 when an adult orders from the table d'hôte/à la carte menu
Free stay applies to children under 18 years old staying in the same room as adults. Adult must order from the table d'hôte/à la carte menu for children to receive the complimentary meal. Children can only order from children’s menu. Meals are served in the hotel's dining area and may not include taxes or gratuities. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.


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