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Top 10 Hotels in Portugalete

Albergue Bide Ona
2 out of 5
Julio Gutierrez Lumbreras Kalea, 10, Portugalete, Vizcaya
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4/5Very Good! (6 reviews)
Great hostel

"Great hostel! 100% would recommend. Welcoming owners. Decent facilities for pilgrims, relatively quiet area."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jul 2019

Albergue Bide Ona
Apartamentos Metro Pasarela
3 out of 5
Abatxolo 21, Portugalete, Vizcaya Province
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1/5 (1 review)
Shabby looking cold basement

"The place was a shabby looking basement with no windows. It was freezing cold and I couldn’t get the heating to work. Also I got a strange message in the link from Hotels.com about having to pay for electricity (I wasn’t told about that when I booked the place and I don’t think that is quite OK). ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Apr 2019

Apartamentos Metro Pasarela
Pensión Santa María
2.5 out of 5
salcedo 1, Portugalete
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3/5 (6 reviews)

"Fabulous location, close to train,metro, buses,boats and transporter bridge."…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2019

Pensión Santa María
NYX Hotel Bilbao by Leonardo Hotels
3.5 out of 5
Areatza Kalea 4, Bilbao
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£52
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Feb 2 - Feb 3
4.4/5Wonderful! (121 reviews)

"Had an extremely enjoyable time here, excellent location and modern rooms. Staff friendly and helpful, Looking forward to visiting again."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2020

NYX Hotel Bilbao by Leonardo Hotels
Hotel Tayko Bilbao
4 out of 5
Erribera Kalea 13, Bilbao
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£69
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Feb 9 - Feb 10
4.7/5Exceptional! (247 reviews)

"Loved features of the old building and great location. If arriving by car it’s difficult to get to for unloading,etc"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan 2020

Hotel Tayko Bilbao
NH Bilbao Deusto
3 out of 5
Francisco Macia 9, Bilbao, Vizcaya
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£54
per night
Feb 2 - Feb 3
4.2/5Very Good! (176 reviews)

"Room was small and basic, but clean and comfortable. There are no ironing boards in the hotel. Friendly and helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2019

NH Bilbao Deusto
Hotel Carlton
5 out of 5
Plaza Federico Moyua 2, Bilbao, Vizcaya
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£101
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
4.4/5Excellent! (1,200 reviews)

"Centrally located near museums and shopping, this hotel was within easy walking distance of restaurants and the Musee Guggenheim."…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct 2019

Hotel Carlton
Casual Bilbao Gurea
2 out of 5
C/ Bidebarrieta 14 3º, Bilbao, Vizcaya
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£38
per night
Feb 11 - Feb 12
4.2/5Very Good! (270 reviews)

"It was very clean very friendly staff and also very convenient for everything"…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2019

Casual Bilbao Gurea
Mercure Bilbao Jardines De Albia
4 out of 5
San Vincente 6, Bilbao, Vizcaya
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£64
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28
4.1/5Very Good! (971 reviews)

"Good location, we walked to everywhere we wanted to see, from old town to all museums."…"

Reviewed on 11 Nov 2019

Mercure Bilbao Jardines De Albia
Puente Colgante Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
Maria Diaz de Haro Kalea, 2, Portugalete, Vizcaya
Free cancellation
£60
per night
Jan 31 - Feb 1
4/5Very Good! (285 reviews)

"The location was brilliant - close to shops, the seaside and easy bus or Metro access to Bilbao. The room was large enough, with a balcony overlooking the river and transporter bridge. Staff were excellent, friendly & helpful. We were on a half board but there was only 2 choices each day for evening ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2020

Puente Colgante Boutique Hotel
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Visiting Portugalete

Visitors to Portugalete are sure to enjoy the riverfront and bars. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its jazz scene. Top sights around the area include Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Plaza Moyua.

  • You'll find 245 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Bilbao
  • The closest major airport is in Bilbao (BIO), 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Portugalete

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the rivers and Estuary of Bilbao. In the area, you'll also find Bilbao Fine Arts Museum and Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.

Here's a top-rated accommodation option based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Puente Colgante Boutique Hotel - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a fitness centre, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its bar and clean, comfortable rooms.

Outside the city, popular places to visit include Plaza Moyua, 5.7 mi/9.2 km from the city centre, and Zubizuri Bridge, which is 5.8 mi/9.4 km away.

Getting around Portugalete

With so many transport options, exploring all of Portugalete is easy. Walk to nearby metro stations such as Portugalete Metro Station, Penota Station and Abatxolo Station. If you want to venture outside the area, hop on a train at Portugalete Station. You can ride a ferry to see more of the region.

Dressing for Portugalete

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 15°C and the night-time average to be 7°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 21°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • July to September averages 22°C during the day and 14°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 20°C during the day and 7°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Portugalete is 43 millimetres
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 22°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 7°C

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