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Leuven, Belgium
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162 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I'm a backpacker that only returns to the hotel to crash and have a shower. A decent bed, a decent bathroom and some peace and quiet are all I require. However, I can't recommend the Pensión Areas. * I booked a single room (over the New Year period, for 6 nights) and thought 35€ a night (still 5 to 10€... More 

Thank Waldo S
Wales, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

A small pensione about a mile from Bilbao city centre. 10 mins. walk to the metro and close to Ametzola train station and Guggenheim museum - which was fascinating, Even though the walls seemed almost paper thin, the room had lovely wooden floors and was clean and tidy. Many cafes near the pensione and a fantastic fountain which I watched... More 

Thank Cyd S
Kilkenny, Ireland
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62 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2014

Good location , drive around a bit to find parking , lively neighbourhood with local bars and restaurants, very friendly. At the price , it would be nice to get a small breakfast, but Bilbao is more expensive than other cities.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2014

It's a second floor in a residential/commercial building. The room was small but not bad. They give you towels but they were a little bit old and rotten. The bathroom are shared between guests, but you get the whole bathroom for yourself (hand basin + toilet + shower), which I considered a bonus point. The owner was not as helpful... More 

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Devon, UK
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156 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2013

Room was clean and a good size, shared bathrooms were also clean and tidy. Possible to walk into town or to the Guggenheim etc or you could catch public transport. The lady that runs the pension is very friendly and helpful, she doesn't speak English but that's not a problem as she manages to communicate everything you need to know... More 

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Dartington, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2013

City centre location (parking is a problem - if you've got a car, choose an out-of-town hotel), very friendly lady that runs the place (no English spoken - but not a problem). Very clean, shared bathrooms are kept very clean also. Bed wasn't perfect - kept rolling into the middle - but was good enough.

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Address: Pablo Alzola 13, 10, 48012 Bilbao, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Vizcaya > Bilbao
Price Range: £32 - £57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“There are no "better" rooms. No rooms face the street, but all have thin walls.”
 of 5 bubbles waldos2, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
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