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Casual Bilbao Gurea

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Its cheap, its clean, its cozy and the straff are so nice and helpful. The location is in the old town, close to the cathedral , 5 min walk to the big market in the old part. 20 min. To walk along the river to Guggenheim. You may make your ovn breakfast, its a Nice breakfast room, ...i recommend this,...

Thank Solveig B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't arrive till 11.15pm, but were met by a lovely lady on reception who checked us in quickly and spent time explaining a few key things to do whilst in town. The rooms are clean and modern, with nice showers. They are also safe and quiet.

1Thank Andy T
Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Thanks Andy for your kind review of our Gurea. Hope to see you back soon. Regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location in the middle of the Old Town so plenty of bars, shops, restaurants and the cathedral on your doorstep. Staff were extremely helpful, providing useful info regarding onward travel and Bilbao itself. Rooms are simple but are clean and have all the amenities you'd need (TV, safe deposit, hairdryer etc). We thought it was really quiet to say...

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Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Thanks Yvette for your kind review. Yes we clean and change them everyday. We try to offer everything our client would need in their stay. Regards,

Reviewed 29 March 2017

Enjoyed my stay here very much. Located in the old part of town, the hotel is walking distance to most attractions and nightlife. My room was spacious and modern. The front desk was handled in a friendly and professional manner. The common space was minimal, but then I didn't really wish to spend time on property when I could be...

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Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Thanks Kalaloch for your kind review of our property. Hope to see you back soon. Regards,

Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Old but clean room. Located in the centre, very nice. But rooms are very close. You hear every sound who enters from the main door. Very noisy group came singing at midnight, some people were checking out early morning with luggages passing from your door..

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Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Sorry Melisa you heard a bad mannered group at night, diary Gurea is not noisy at all !!! Hope you enjoy it next time. Thanks for your review. Regards,

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Very central, it's really near Bilbao's main theatre. No breakfast available but there are tonnes of bakeries, shops and restaurants around (including an amazing ham shop right opposite!) that make this place ideal for a foodie trip. The rooms are basic but very clean and have wardrobe, en suite shower, bath and loo and small safe. I am fine with...

1Thank benessere2015
Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Thanks benessere2015 for your kind review. Sure that our splendid location, cleanness, service and staff are our diary pillars for a convenient and pleasure stay. Thanks for staying wit us. Kind regards,

Oviedo, Spain
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Great place right in the heart of Bilbao. Very convenient, the room was quite big and incredibly clean. The size of the bathroom was also a nice surprise. You have plenty of places to eat at your doorstep and the places to visit are within walking distance. Don't miss the "pintxos walk". Our recepcionist was really kind and helpful. Thank...

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Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Thanks Marta for your kind review of our property. We are located at best location in town to taste the real Bilbao way of living. Kind regards,

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Great location middle of the old town, are reataurant, shops, nightlife around you. Very friendly and helpfull staff very nice. Clean and nice rooms we had a double room with private bathroom. See you next time!

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Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Thanks Miky for your nice review. Hope to see you back soon !!!

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel, situated in the Casco Viejo (Old Town) area. Friendly, helpful staff. The room was clean, comfortable and quiet ( room 301 ). The bathroom was first rate. No tea/coffee facilities, or breakfast. However, there is a plethora of tapas bars to accommodate you. Finding your way to the Casual Gurea is quite straightforward. Take the Bizkaibus 3247 from...

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Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Thanks NIgelmundy25 for your kind review. We always do our best to improve everyday Looking forward lodging you again soon... Regards,

Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed here for four nights and were really happy. The location is impossible to beat and the staff were very friendly and helpful. Our room was fine and we had no trouble with noise. Although they don't do breakfast there is a pretty well equipped communal kitchen area so we found that whipping up a yoghurt and fruit breakfast...

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Direccion_Gurea, Gerente at Casual Bilbao Gurea, responded to this review

Thanks so much FreoBob for your kind review. Our location is perfect to visit the city and all our staff always do their best to satisfy our friends. Hope to see you back soon. regards,

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the Old Town, next to the Cathedral, in the heart of the city and close to all major touristic attractions. Totally refurbished in 2014 Gurea offers new modern and themed rooms with private bathroom, free hi speed wifi (120mb), Flat TV, safe box, duvet covers and views. We also offer children playground room, lounge with vending services and microwave, free children seat and cycles rent, luggage storage and t free cibercorner. Next to Casual Gurea there are plenty of restaurants, tapas bar, shops and tram & underground stops. Located in the city centre in the Old Town next to Cathedral, 200m to Plaza Nueva and Arenal and 400m to Ribera Market. With bus, underground and tram stops next to us that will carry you to the Guggenheim and Fine Arts Museums in 10 minutes. How to arrive: • Car: Miribilla exit - roundabout turn left Atxuri direction - At Arenal Parking is besides San Nicolas church. • Underground: Casco Viejo stop - Plaza Unamuno exit • Bus: Casco Viejo-Arenal stops • Tram: Arriaga stop ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casual Bilbao Gurea

Address: Bidebarrieta 14 30 | Casco Viejo, 48005 Bilbao, Spain (Formerly Casual Gurea)
Region: Spain > Basque Country > Province of Vizcaya > Bilbao > Bilbo Zaharra
Price Range: €54 - €132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Casual Bilbao Gurea 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Ask for a room not very near the common room. There could be some noise at night because of the vending machines”
martagT4496KG, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose one away from the street, to reduce noise.”
Whittonside, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book another hotel without steely floor boards and noisy early risers.”
fishcakebreadcake, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you like to sleep in or tend to go to bed early, avoid rooms on the street side.”
LenaBalt, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“4th floor. It was completely quiet.”
Taiscemara, 22 May 2016 | Read review
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