Bilbao Hostel, Bilbao

Altamira
8.3
162 Reviews
How to book...

Bilbao Hostel is listed at the following booking sites:

Hostelworld Booking.com

We just compared for you all availability and prices!

So get the best deal, save money and travel longer.

How is Bilbao Hostel rated on booking websites?

Bilbao Hostel Reviews

Many problems however the hostel staff are very helpful and friendly.

I am spending 5 nights on this hostel and i'm having some problems. At the first night the bed was not made and the bed linens was clearly used. On the 2nd day the time breakfast was not respected and had to wait until 8:10 for this, i got delayed for a appointment. At the 3rd day there wasn't bread at breakfast and i asked for it and was denied to me and to some guests, but after 2 minute go was given to other guest group from a school. However the hostel staff were very helpful and friendly, and hostel conditions are good.

Paula
2013-01-16
Portugal

I would never advise it.

I found the hotel very sad!! It seems to stay like in a hospital!! Bathroom to share too sad. I would never advise it.

Elisa
2012-09-07
Italy

Nice, but the walk got old

It's not for those looking to socialize a great deal, but it's good at what it does. The walk to the metro got old -- the buses are infrequent -- but it's not that bad. But I certainly appreciated the cleanliness and good value. I stayed in 2005.

Matt
2009-03-19
Canada

I stayed twice (july 2003 and August 2006). Looks more like american motels than a YH (reception, lounge) except in dormitories. No possibility to cook your own meal. Far away from the city but a bus drives directly downtown. Matches more for people who look for a clean and convenient place than a warm atmosphere and a hostel to meet friends. Beautiful view all over the urban region.

polo
2007-03-03

Huge place that has little soul or vibe to it but does the job and you don't have much choice of anywhere else in the area. It's ultra clean and the rooms are comfortable (single beds with lockable cupboards (bring your own padlock), reading lights and a shared desk/chair. The free breakfast really isn't all that and if you arrive 1 second after 9am, the shutters are down and you've missed it. Would recommend venturing into town for all other meals, as the stuff they serve at lunch and dinner is an absolute rip-off for what it is. Certain members of the reception staff were unhelpful and inpolite to the point of rudeness, which meant I was happy to see the back of the place after 3 nights.

All in all I'd say do it and enjoy the quiet and space, but get out quick!

mj
2005-07-05

I went with a friend in January 2005. We did not reserve a double bedroom but we were given one nonetheless, which I thought was a very nice gesture from the receptionist. The hostel was very clean, had good facilities and the staff were very friendly. I have stayed in lots of hostels; this one was one of the best ones, although I must admit I was there during the low season (winter).

Christian
2005-03-17

I spent one night here and enjoyed it. The hostel is definitely hospital-esque in layout, though far cleaner then any UK hospital, that's for sure. There are people around in the evenings to meet, though the environment is not overly conducive to making new friends.

It's a good value, and the quality of the breakfast contributes to this, though breakfast doesn't open till 8 (neither does the laundry nor the computer room) so isn't great if you're trying to make an early train. The location is fine, provided you are happy with a 20-minute walk.

Pete
2004-12-01

I stayed there only one night, but wished I had stayed longer! The hostel was truly amazing! It was the cleanest place I went to during my trip. Breakfast was really good, with 4 choices of toasts, cereals, pastries, fruits, and yogurt. It's a quiet hostel, but is a little bit far from the city center. It was only 15,90 E for a 3-person room.

Marie
2004-08-29

More reviews...

Description

Location and Contact

Location

Map

Map

Address: Carretera Basurto Kastrexana 70, Altamira, Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain

Bilbao Hostel is listed on the following booking sites:

Hostelworld Booking.com Not listed at HostelsClub

Website

Website Bilbao Hostel Bilbao www.alberguebilbao.net
Phone Number: 0034 944270054
To add or correct information for this listing, please use the Listing Correction Form.

Facilities and Amenities

Digital Nomads

Family-Friendly Hostel

Groups (10+ people)

Bedsheets

Breakfast

Parking

Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Bike Rental

City Tours

Lockers in Lobby

Luggage Storage

Towels

Board Games

Credit Card Payments

Elevator/Lift

Entirely Non-Smoking

Food/Restaurant

Gameroom

Hot Showers

Kitchen

Laundry

Lounge Area

Meeting/Banquet facilities

Movie Library/Rental

TV

Table Tennis

Wheelchair Accessible

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: Yes

Reception Hours: 24 Hours

Loading...

Rate Bilbao Hostel

Have you stayed at this accommodation? Help your Hostelz Community by leaving a detailed review.

Create your free account to keep track of your hostel portfolio.

Did not find the hostel you are looking for?

See all 17 hostels in Bilbao
Unlock your Hostel Account to Freedom!

Unlock your Hostel Account to Freedom!

Sign up with Hostelz.com and get access to exclusive hostel content and much more.

Do you already have an account? Login
Home Wishlists Login