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Hotel Melia Bilbao

5-star Hotel with Outdoor pool

Lehendakari Leizaola, 29, 48001 Bilbao, Biscay

+34 944 280 000
Very good

based on 3,955 reviews

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About Hotel Melia Bilbao, Bilbao

Value for money

Melia Bilbao is a luxury hotel in the heart of Bilbao, Spain. Within walking distance of the Guggenheim Museum Bilboa, it is an expansive and modern hotel offering a convenient city center location. Part of the Abando neighborhood, it is a short walk from San Mames Stadium, the Plaza Moyua, and the Euskalduna Conference Centre and Concert Hall.

Amenities-rich, Melia Bilbao features gardens and terraces, and an outdoor pool area with sun deck. There is a business center with meeting rooms, a tour and ticket desk, a concierge, and laundry and dry cleaning services. The 24-hour front desk service is there to help at all times, and you can also enjoy the use of the sauna and the welcoming lobby lounge.

There are 211 rooms, and they vary from the Melia rooms to the luxury suites. They all have unique design and décor, and any room you select will feature views of the city. They are all ensuite with soaking tubs and spa toiletries. They feature LCD TVs with satellite service, free Wi-Fi, and a minibar.

There are a few dining choices within the hotel, including 24-hour room service, two restaurants, and a daily buffet breakfast. There is also the bar in the lounge. Nearby is the Restaurante Quatre, Origen, and Aizian Iatetxea.

Your visit to Melia Bilbao puts you a few minutes from two tram stops and a short walk to the major rail and bus stations. You can drive to Bilboa Airport in 15 minutes or to Vitoria Airport in an hour.

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Hotel Melia Bilbao room price & deals

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Standard Rooms - Courtyard view
1 twin bed

1 twin bed



$165 totalZenhotels.com
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Executive Rooms - Skyline view


$233 totalBooking.com
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Double Rooms - POOL view
1 king bed

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$209 totalBooking.com
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King Rooms - Harbor view
1 king bed

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$245 totalPrestigia
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Queen Rooms - Panoramic view
2 queen beds

2 queen beds



$205 totalPrestigia
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Other Rooms - Ocean view
2 twin beds

2 twin beds



$143 totalVio.com
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Business center
  • Flat-screen TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Safe


  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Landmark view
  • Lockers
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view


  • Hairdryer
  • Public bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Walk-in shower

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water


  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Dining table

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool with a view
  • Massage
  • Sauna


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Family friendly

  • Kid-friendly
  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • EV charging station


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Hotel Melia Bilbao

Attractions in Bilbao, Spain curated by momondo

Hotel Melia Bilbao location: Lehendakari Leizaola, 29, 48001 Bilbao, Biscay

Top landmarks

Parque Casilda Iturrizar0.1 mi
Museo de Bellas Artes de Bilbao0.2 mi
Museo Marítimo Ría de Bilbao0.2 mi
Museo Guggenheim Bilbao0.4 mi
Palacio Chávarri0.4 mi
Estadio San Mamés0.4 mi
Casino de Bilbao0.8 mi
Plaza de Toros de Vista Alegre0.9 mi
Santiago Cathedral1.2 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Le Café0.4 mi
BELTZ0.4 mi
Premierk Bilbao0.6 mi

Hotel Melia Bilbao Reviews

Very goodBased on 3,955 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Amazing building Great location Friendly staff. (in 131 reviews)
  • Great location near the Guggenheim. (in 125 reviews)
  • Great room with brilliant views and location. (in 115 reviews)
Cons -
  • Definitely not a 5 star hotel (in 51 reviews)
  • Property Breakfast Measure anti-Covid Swimming pool. (in 28 reviews)
  • Definitely not a 5 star hotel (in 21 reviews)

Hotel Melia Bilbao room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Hotel Melia Bilbao compare to other 5 star hotels in Bilbao?

    On average, Hotel Melia Bilbao is less than the Bilbao average rate for 5 star hotels. The nightly rate at Hotel Melia Bilbao is typically $136, whereas the nightly rate in Bilbao is $170 more.

  • How far is Hotel Melia Bilbao from Bilbao?

    Drive distance from Bilbao to Hotel Melia Bilbao and vice versa is 2.8 mi and the overall drive time is about 8min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Hotel Melia Bilbao from Bilbao?

    With parking available at Hotel Melia Bilbao, you could always rent a car for as low as $8/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Bilbao. A very popular option for travelers staying at Hotel Melia Bilbao would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Bilbao directly to the hotel.

  • Is Hotel Melia Bilbao pet-friendly?

    Pets are allowed at Hotel Melia Bilbao.

  • Are there food options at Hotel Melia Bilbao?

    There is a restaurant at Hotel Melia Bilbao that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +34 944 280 000 for kitchen hours. If you are staying at Hotel Melia Bilbao, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Hotel Melia Bilbao have a pool?

    Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Bilbao specifically look for hotels with a pool. Hotel Melia Bilbao may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • How close is Hotel Melia Bilbao to Bilbao city center?

    Getting to Bilbao city center should be easy enough, as it is just 0.6 mi away from Hotel Melia Bilbao. In Bilbao city center you will find Plaza de Toros de Vista Alegre, along with many other popular sights and things to do.

  • What is the phone number for Hotel Melia Bilbao?

    You can reach the main line at +34 944 280 000.

  • Does Hotel Melia Bilbao have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Hotel Melia Bilbao has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Hotel Melia Bilbao?

    There is a fitness center available to Hotel Melia Bilbao guests.

  • What time is check-out for Hotel Melia Bilbao?

    You can plan to arrive after 3:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 12:00 PM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Hotel Melia Bilbao?

    The average price for a night at Hotel Melia Bilbao found recently is $212 and can go as low as $27/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in Hotel Melia Bilbao?

    Yes, there is. Reach out to Hotel Melia Bilbao, Bilbao for more details on all available laundry services. You can leave your travel iron at home and use the irons provided at the accommodation.

  • What is the distance from Hotel Melia Bilbao, Bilbao to Museo Guggenheim Bilbao?

  • Is Estadio San Mamés, Bilbao close to Hotel Melia Bilbao?

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