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Reviewed on 1 Oct 2018
Reviewed on 8 Oct 2018
If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the walkable destination of Bilbao is a good choice. The museums, art scene and cafes are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Fly into Bilbao (BIO), which is the closest airport, or Vitoria (VIT), which is located 27.9 mi (44.9 km) from the city centre. Bilbao offers 61 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when you're deciding where you'd like to stay.
Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:
Sercotel Hotel Gran Bilbao: Offers a restaurant, laundry facilities and free WiFi. Guests like the overall comfort at this 4-star hotel.
Residencia Blas De Otero (Centro Adscrito a la REAJ) – Features laundry facilities, free WiFi and an arcade. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 2-star hostel popular with guests.
Petit Palace Tamarises – Offers laundry facilities, free WiFi and free bike rentals. Guests like the central location and breakfast options at this 3-star hotel.
You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to Bilbao.
While you and your family are visiting Bilbao, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bilbao Fine Arts Museum and Arriaga Theater. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities such as Santiago Cathedral, Zubizuri Bridge and Plaza Moyua.Bilbao is also well-known for the:
Bilbao has public transport options that will make it easy for your family to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations like Abando Tram Stop, Abando Station and Arriga Tram Stop. If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from Bilbao-Abando Station, Bilbao Zabalburu Station or Bilbao Miribilla Station.