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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We thought that we were given grandma's bedroom, except grandma was in the living room right outside our door, watching the TV. The place smelled of cigarettes and had ash trays in the room, despite the no smoking policy. Ancient and very worn towels and bedding.

Thank Debi B
Welwyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed in room 16. Stunk of cigarettes. Two ashtrays. The owners took no notice of a previous review. The white bed covers were stained and dirty. The towels were old and grey. One had holes which had been sewed! The wall had coke stains The bath needed a clean We asked to be moved and were offered a similar room...

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I would recommend this charming family-run hotel to anyone during their stay in Bilbao. First and foremost, Arriaga is in a great location-- right at the corner of the old town and a walking distance from just about anything in the city. We felt very safe walking home at any time of the day. Secondly, the facility was kept very...

5Thank Sofia G
Porta Westfalica, Germany
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The room was clean, the bed was ok. But for the price we paid the qualitiy of the bed was really good. The two armchairs in our room were too old, a change would be necessary. The hotel is located very close to the old part of the city, where you can find a lot of nice places and great...

7Thank 05Dominik_1981
Reviewed 21 February 2016

We found this gem of a place to spend our night in Bilbao the weekend of the carnival. Its location was the first of many appeals. We were within minutes of the heart of old town, conveniently near the Plaza Nueva where the carnival concert was happening. The hotel was able to accommodate our car at a modest extra charge....

10Thank Rishabh K
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We found the hotel on the internet. The hotel is perfectly situated on the corner of the old town with all its restaurants and night life. The city centre is only a couple of minutes walk away, and the tramway stops right outside the hotel and will take you directly to all the interesting places to see in Bilbao, including...

11Thank Bjarne1953
The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We enjoyed our stay in this small city hotel. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The hotel is situated near the city centre. And a car park is situated beneath the hotel.The room was clean and comfortable.

13Thank guid01959
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Perfectly located for everthing in Bilbao on the edge of the old quarter and on the bus and tram routes. An easy walk along the river to the Guggenheim. Parking on site and open wifi was generally fine. Unbelievably good hosts who run this family establishment- friendly and helpful. A little bit different; the host's elderly family are about and...

6Thank WingerJack
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Second time we stay at this hotel in the middle of Bilbao. For us the big plus is the parking attached to the hotel. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The rooms are small but convenient and clean and the price is right. We wanted a room with the view, of course we had the street noise. However, there...

14Thank Jean-Claude A
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Pros - Great location on the outer edge of the old town over looking the river. Comfy beds, good WIFI, freshly decorated, modern and very clean. The apartment was spacious. Con - no air conditioning so not a lot of ventilation in the apartment

16Thank Tour2011_11

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Additional Information about Arriaga

Address: Ribera, 3, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Vizcaya > Bilbao > Bilbo Zaharra
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Arriaga Hotel Bilbao
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“Ask for a room with a balcony view of the rio!”
 of 5 bubbles 697sofiag, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Hotel cab be reached by stairs and by elevator”
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 of 5 bubbles guid01959, 22 Oct 2015 | Read review
“View with noise or no view with calm”
 of 5 bubbles jeanclaudea891, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Quiet rooms overlook inner built-up courtyard, no view, who cares?”
 of 5 bubbles getrealinfo, 2 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If noise is a concern, ask for a room in the back of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles MsMaryEllen, 31 May 2015 | Read review
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