Occidental Bilbao

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Av Zumalacarregui, 40, Bilbao, 48006, Spain
4.2 out of 5 rating 323 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Bilbao (Begoña), Occidental Bilbao is within a 10-minute drive of Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and San Mames Stadium. This 4-star hotel is 12.4 mi (20 km) from Sopelana Beach and 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Basilica of Begona.


Stay in one of 200 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including a fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.


Enjoy a meal at The Kitchen or snacks in the coffee shop/café. The hotel also offers room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Bilbao? This hotel features 11119 square feet (1033 square meters) of event facilities. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Basilica of Begona - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Etxebarria Park - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Museum of Passages of Bilbao - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Basque Museum of Bilbao - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Plaza Miguel de Unamuno - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Museum of Archaeology Bizkaya - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Church of Santos Juanes - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Studio Arte Marquesteria - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Plaza Nueva - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
San Nicolas Church - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Santiago Cathedral - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Church of San Antón - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Bilbao City Hall - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Arriaga Theater - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
Bilbao Airport (BIO) - 11 km / 6.9 mi
Vitoria (VIT) - 61.1 km / 38 mi

The preferred airport for Occidental Bilbao is Bilbao Airport (BIO).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed Safety features at this property include a smoke detector Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property Please note: Access to the spa and gym facilities is limited to once per day per person.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

  • The seasonal pool will be open from June to September.

  • Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Measures to reduce infection (Spain) guidelines.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 16 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 20 per day
  • Facilities fee: EUR 20 per person, per day and includes use of: spa; fitness facilities

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Wedding services
  • -Ballroom
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Luggage storage
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor seasonal pool
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Business center
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Electric car charging station
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 11119
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 1033
  • -Elevator
  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking