This elegant, luxurious, 5-star hotel is one of the finest and most majestic hotels in Bilbao. First opened in 1926, it is one of the city’s most emblematic buildings. With supremely high quality and history in every detail. In the past, the hotel has played host to King Alfonso XIII, Federico García Lorca, Albert Einstein and Maria Callas.
Situated opposite the Bilbao Guggenheim Museum, this hotel has 151 air conditioned rooms, all fully equipped, and a spacious restaurant with cafeteria. The project includes the construction of several convention rooms which makes this hotel the ideal location for business meetings in this Basque city.
Housed in an 18th century building, the hotel is located at the entrance of the historical part of the city, metres from Bilbao’s main tourist attractions and the city’s famous “pinxo” bars. Metro, Tram and Bus stops close to the hotel. Above all else, this hotel stands out primarily for the services and facilities it provides.
The Ripa Hotel Bilbao is situated in the city centre, three minutes away from the train station and with perfect connections with metro and tram. Situated in the bank of the estuary (Ría del Nervión) it offers magnificient views of the old part of the town (Casco Viejo) and the Arriaga theatre. From the estuary avenue you can walk to the Congress Palace and the Guggenheim Museum.