Hotel Environment - Bilbao city center

located in the commercial & business center, it is at a walking distance to the main points of interest for leisure & tourism

MERCURE Bilbao Jardines de Albia, is close to the main points of interest of the city, such as the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Fine Arts Museum, the “Casco Viejo” (Old Village area) and Euskalduna Congress Palace and Opera House, among others.

 

BEWARE: Access the carpark via Calle Uribitarte, right after number 7, also entrance to the Spa, and Restaurante Zuria.

 

How to get here from the airport: There is a city shuttle to and from the airport, at 1.45€ per person per trip. You may stop at Plaza Moyúa and walk from there (750m walk).

Museums

  • Guggenheim Bilbao Museum   850m
  • Fine Arts Museum   900m
  • Maritime Museum  1500m

Leisure: Activities & Day Trips

  • SPA & Wellness
  • City Sightseeing Bus
  • Bilboats, river boating sightseeing 20m
  • Euskalduna Congress Palace, Music & Opera House 1.500m
  • Alhóndiga, multi-activities – cultural centre  1100m
  • Gran Casino Bilbao 550m
  • Guided visits, cinema, theatre performances...etc.

Gastronomy

If after the renowned Restaurant Zuria, specializing in traditional Basque cuisine with modern touches, you want to continue enjoying the famous local cuisine, around the Hotel you will find from a good bar and restaurant "pintxos" and classic cuisine to haute cuisine restaurants awarded internationally.

Feel free to ask our reception for further information or help in with your reservations.

Bilbao’s typical shopping

Less than 100m is the Gran Vía, and at 300m are the Old Village (Casco Viejo) major shopping areas, where you can find both family owned & traditional shops and both luxury or most well-known international brands.

When thinking on bakery products like the locals, we would recommend you the “bollo de mantequilla” bun butter, “Carolina” white egg meringue, “bilbainitos” chocolates, and “Baldosa de Bilbao” pie decorated with the classic Bilbao tile.