Roquefer

Loteria, 2-4, Bilbao, Basque, 48005, Spain
Roquefer
Enter dates for best prices
Compare best prices from top travel partners
Booking.com Priceline.com budgetplaces.com

56%

Satisfaction Terrible
Excellent
0%
0
Very Good
42%
3
Average
14%
1
Poor
0%
0
Terrible
42%
3

N/A

Value Score No Data

Show Prices

Good For Couples
  • Families0
  • Couples62
  • Solo0
  • Business0

More about Bilbao

Photos

Bridge Across The RiverBridge Across The River

River BoatsRiver Boats

The Eight Radials From Plaza MoyuaThe Eight Radials From Plaza Moyua

BilbaoBilbao

Forum Posts

Sunday in Bilbao

by jerry786

I am planning to arrive in Bilbao on Saturday evening, 10 July and leave on the morning of the 12th. I will go to San Sebastian on Monday. What is there to do in Bilbao on a Sunday? I've been to the museum before and probably will not go there. I assume stores will be closed. I won't have a car and don't want to ventue too far from the city.

Re: Sunday in Bilbao

by Permanente

I think that many stores are open (at least what I remember when I was recently there), but if you want to make an excursion, go and visit Puente Vizkaya Bridge which is not far from Bilbao, or just walk around the Old town of Bilbao...

Re: Sunday in Bilbao

by johngayton

There's more to Bilbao than just the Guggenheim, the city is a work of art in its own right and is great just to wander around (old city and new). Stop off for a little pintxo here and there and just enjoy. For an excellent art gallery with very much a local focus - http://www.museobilbao.com/in/ (open Sundays 10-8, entry 6 Euros). Or the Museo Maritimo - http://www.museomaritimobilbao.org (open Sundays 10-8, entry 5 Euros).

Pretend you're Spanish and just go with the flow.

Re: Sunday in Bilbao

by xymmot

Places close early on Sundays, I would just wander and relax in restaurants or coffee shops and enjoy the culture. Maybe wake up early and find the local markets, enjoy fresh breads and coffee. I will be in Barcelona for a week in July and expect the same. Chill, enjoy the people that are hanging out. Cheers Tommy x

Re: Sunday in Bilbao

by Roadquill

I was there for a Sunday two weeks ago in July and the place was dead (other than the museums). I thought the fine art museum is one of the best and has some great pieces. The park running by the river, actually up from the river is very pretty. The metro runs out to where the river hits the Atlantic. Karl

Travel Tips for Bilbao

Txakoli

by xstacey

Northern Spain is known for their Txakoli - a nice refreshing white wine. It's light but still has body. Not too dry and not sweet. Very easy drinking. This wine is hard to find in the states unfortunately, so if you like it be sure to bring a bottle or two back with you!

make sure you visit during St....

by wmnakai

make sure you visit during St. James festival. The entire regional dancing, making friends, site seeing, singing, going out to eat, and etc. was exceptional. I was treated like a brother whom returned from a long, long trip. we danced and watched the evening fireworks and parades in the street. people permitted my participation in cultural events. Fondest memory: How the youth of my age took me into their inner circles and learning that I was a Native American, danced with me in the streets and introduced me to the provincial leaders and we sang many cultural songs: Viva La Espania o Viva La Bilbao. Upon closure of festive events, gathered in the town square and while awaiting the fireworks, they lift me up above the crowd and floated my body around atop of the crowd, for what seemed hours and sang 'He is a jolly good fellow' in Spanish. What an elation that I will forever remember the rest of my life. Wished I could post a photo or picture; but, I was too busy floating around a top of the crowd that was shoulder to shoulder. Maybe someone remembers meeting myself or the events of years gone past and send me a picture.

Guggenheim Museum

by Carmela71

The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao open its doors in 1997.

The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao represents one of the most significant constructions of the century and, according to the Financial Times, 'a sign of the new image of the capital of Vizcaya'. The Guggenheim Museum was designed by world-famous architect, Frank Gehry.

Abenduako azoka

by mikey_e

When I first got to Bilbao (December 20) I thought that it was a mistake to visit Euskadi in winter. There was frost everywhere and I was ill prepared in terms of clothing. However, the next day I wandered into the Christmas fair in Plaza Berria. What a delight! Basques love to eat (since they're the best chefs in the world) and the fair had dozens of stalls selling traditional food, peppers, sausages, hams, olives, fish.... There were also concerts and folk dancing shows. Definitely way more festive and lively than Barcelona at Christmas.

The boat race

by timtregenza

Every year, usually on palm sunday (typically the start of April), there is a boat race between the University of Deusto and the School of Engineers.

Oxford and Cambridge it is not, but it has been going on now for nealry 30 years.

The finish line is at the Town Hall (Ayuntamiento).

Comments

Popular Hotels in Bilbao

Sheraton Bilbao Hotel

Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

Calle Lehendakari Leizaola 29, Bilbao

Show Prices

Barcelo Nervion

Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

Paseo del Campo de Volantin 11, Bilbao

Show Prices

Miro Hotel

Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

Alameda Mazarredo 77, Bilbao

Show Prices

Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao

Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

Alameda de Mazarredo 61, Bilbao

Show Prices

View all Bilbao hotels

View all Bilbao hotels

Latest Bilbao hotel reviews

Sheraton Bilbao Hotel
281 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 15, 2014
NH Palacio de Oriol
45 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 9, 2014
Golden Tulip Gran Hotel Ercilla
92 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 8, 2014
Petit Palace Arana
114 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 3, 2014
Barcelo Hotel Avenida
88 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Carlton Hotel
176 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 12, 2014
Hostal Begona
68 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 15, 2014
Arriaga
17 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 24, 2013
Barcelo Nervion
79 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
San Mames
9 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Oct 9, 2013
Andrea
1 Review & Opinion
Hotel Occidental Abando
73 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Jan 21, 2014
Abba Parque Hotel Bilbao
38 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Mar 31, 2014
Gran Hotel Domine Bilbao
445 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 17, 2014
Miro Hotel
326 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Apr 6, 2014