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Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao
Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao

Alameda de Mazarredo, 61, Bilbao 48009

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4.5 out of 5 (1,011 reviews)

Located in Abando, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of La Salve Bridge and Bilbao Fine Arts Museum. Guggenheim …

£94
Hotel Miro
Hotel Miro

Alameda Mazarredo 77, Bilbao 48009

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4.4 out of 5 (385 reviews)

Located in Abando, this romantic hotel is steps from Bilbao Fine Arts Museum and Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. Plaza Moyua and …

£77
NH Collection Villa de Bilbao
NH Collection Villa de Bilbao

Gran Via, 87, Bilbao 48011

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4.3 out of 5 (233 reviews)

Located in Abando, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Plaza del Sagrado Corazon, Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, and Plaza …

£62
Mercure Bilbao Jardines De Albia
Mercure Bilbao Jardines De Albia

San Vincente 6, Bilbao 48001

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3.8 out of 5 (510 reviews)

Located in Abando, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Parroquia de San Vicente Martir de Abando and Plaza Moyua. …

£75
Hotel Bilbao Plaza
Hotel Bilbao Plaza

Paseo Campo Volantin 1, Bilbao 48007

2.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (37 reviews)

Situated in Bilbao, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bilbao City Hall and Zubizuri Bridge. Guggenheim Museum Bilbao …

£47
Edificio Santiago
Edificio Santiago

Licenciado Poza street, 12, Bilbao 48011

3.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (24 reviews)

Located in Abando, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Azkuna Zentroa, Plaza Moyua, and Bilbao Fine Arts Museum. …

£65
Basque Boutique
Basque Boutique

Calle De La Torre, 2 1, Bilbao 48005

2.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (67 reviews)

Located in Bilbao Old Town, this pension is within 1 mi (2 km) of Church of Santos Juanes, Santiago Cathedral, and Plaza Moyu …

£59
Moon Hostel Bio
Moon Hostel Bio

LUZARRA, 7, Bilbao 48014

1.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Bilbao, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Deusto Bridge and Bilbao Fine Arts Museum. Guggenheim Museum …

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Aliciazzz
Aliciazzz

Calle Sombrereria, 1, Bilbao 48005

2.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (17 reviews)

Located in Bilbao Old Town, this pension is steps from Plaza Nueva and Santiago Cathedral. Zubizuri Bridge and Plaza Moyua ar …

£33
La Estrella Ostatu
La Estrella Ostatu

Calle Maria Muñoz nº6, Bilbao 48005

2.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (29 reviews)

Located in Bilbao Old Town, this pension is within a 5-minute walk of Basque Museum of Bilbao and Santiago Cathedral. Zubizur …

£42
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Pocket Guide: Abando Guggenheim Museum Bilbao Hotels

Bilbao’s Guggenheim Museum isn’t just one of the largest museums in Spain. It is also one of the world’s most celebrated avant-garde buildings. Designed by celebrity architect Frank Gehry, its opening in 1997 brought a new generation of cultural tourists flocking to the city.

Visiting the Bilbao Guggenheim Museum

The Guggenheim Bilbao is open 10am to 8pm Tuesday to Sunday, but is closed all day on Mondays. There are free guided tours in English, Spanish and Basque, and committed art fans can book a paid exclusive tour with a gallery expert.

What’s on Show at Guggenheim Bilbao

The Guggenheim Bilbao specialises in contemporary painting, sculpture and installations. As you’d expect, there’s a wide range of Spanish and Basque art as well as some big international names. The building is a work of art in its own right, with an intricate, curved exterior clad in glass, titanium and limestone.

Where to Stay Near the Guggenheim Museum

Hotels near the Guggenheim Museum make a great base. As well as being close to the gallery, you’ll be near the river and the pretty Parque Republica de Abando. Even better, you can choose from some of Bilbao’s best hotels. The area around the Guggenheim Bilbao has an excellent range of accommodation, from cheap hotels, hostels and B&Bs to luxurious high-end properties and business hotels.

What to do near the Guggenheim Museum

Once you’ve finished snapping photos of the Guggenheim Bilbao exterior, take a stroll around the building and admire the art in its grounds. Look for Jeff Koons’ ‘Puppy’, a vast West Highland terrier created from floral bedding plants. Less cute, but no less enormous, is Louise Bourgeouis’s ‘Maman’ a soaring 30-foot-high spider. Once you’ve finished admiring the art, take a walk along the Nervión River through the parks and along the boardwalks of the Abandoibarra neighbourhood.

If you want a reliable brand-name hotel, a cheap and cheerful B&B, or if you’re looking for a business hotel with all the amenities, you’re sure to find something to suit near the Guggenheim Museum.

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