This hotel lies near the most significant parts of the city, within a few metres of the Guggenheim Museum, the business and financial centre, the town hall and the historic centre. This location means it is an ideal place to stay for tourists and business people alike. Bilbao's ria lies directly opposite the hotel, links to the public transport network are located directly in front of the hotel and a bus station, a railway station and shops may be found 1 km away. It is about 14 km from the beach.--Established in 2005, the hotel consists of a main building and an annexe with a total of 151 rooms, of which 11 are suites. Guests are welcomed in the foyer with 24-hour reception desk, a safe, lifts, a cloakroom and a currency exchange counter. The air-conditioned hotel also features a cafÃ© and several conference rooms.--The carpeted rooms each come with an en suite bathroom with hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, a radio, a hi-fi stereo system and Internet access. A minibar/fridge, a double or king-size bed, a balcony or terrace, a sitting area and a hire safe are also provided in all accommodation units as standard. The air conditioning and heating are individually adjustable.--The hotel lies within metres of the nearest golf course.--Guests may select their breakfast from a buffet. Lunch may be taken Ã la carte or chosen from a set menu. It is possible to book a half-board or a full-board stay.