Northern Spain's most exciting ... Hesperia Bilbao (5) does boutique cool on the riverside at Campo Volantin 28, with doubles from €83, room only (00 34 94 405 1100; hesperia.com). And the Hotel Carlton (6), at Plaza Federico Moyua 2, is a stately.
flies to Bilbao from Heathrow and Gatwick; EasyJet (0330 365 5000, easyjet.com) flies from Stansted, Edinburgh, Manchester and Bristol. Iberia and Vueling also offer services from London. Built in the 1920s, the five-star Hotel Carlton provides classic.
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Northern Spain's most exciting ... solmelia.com). Hesperia Bilbao does boutique cool on the riverside at Campo Volantin 28, with doubles from €83, room only (00 34 94 405 1100; hesperia.com). And the Hotel Carlton, at Plaza Federico Moyua 2, is a stately.
Jeremy, our local guide, is an expert on Spain and will ensure that you ... Or you can stick around in Bilbao. We’ll drop you at our recommended hotel in Bilbao if you wish. The Hotel Carlton is the grand old lady of Basque hotels, once host to Orson.
one of Spain's most exciting cities, Hotel Carlton is a five star hotel with a story to tell. Bilbao is synonymous with the iconic Guggenheim Museum thanks to world-renowned architect Frank Gehry, but the Hotel Carlton was an icon long before this.
For those who prefer to applaud outdoors, the local soccer team Athletic Club of Bilbao plays its home games at San Mames Stadium on Sundays. An emblem of Basque identity, Athletic has long been one of the best teams in Spain. Tickets: $27.50 to $41.50.