Entire home/apt

4 Guests

2 Bedrooms

3 Beds


Entire home/apt

4 Guests

2 Bedrooms

3 Beds

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About this listing

Flat designed like a loft in very nice neighborhood with all amenities. Located within walking distance to the Guggengheim, the Old Town and city centre.
Perfect to reach all sites on foot walking alongside the river. Pleasant and confortable space.


The space
Accommodates: 4
Bathrooms: 1.5
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Check In: Anytime after 4PM
Check Out: 12PM (noon)
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

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Extra people: $12 / night after the first guest
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Description

The space

Design and furnished November 2011 in a building of 1886. I did it with an architect friend of mine. The Guggenheim Museum is 10 minutes walking from the apartment, on the opposite bank of the river.

You don't have to leave any deposit, or add cleaning fee. In relation with the arrival and departure time I try to be as flexible as possible, but when new guests are arriving on the same day I need time to prepare the apartment. In these cases, the check-in will be starting from 16.00 hours and check-out before noon.

Private parking is one block from the apartment in case you need it.

Most of the house is one single space, the bathroom and a separate room (for my daughter when I'm there) where there is has a trundle bed.

I love to cook so the kitchen is fully equipped. High speed Wifi. Large flat TV. The bathroom has a shower and a small bathroom, two sinks. On the balcony, in the back, there is a washing machine. The building has elevator. The apartment is on the second floor and is very bright facing south.

Castaños neighborhood is very central and yet quiet. There are 3 good supermarkets within a block away, fresh fruits store, a couple of wine shops, fish shop and some nice bars to enjoy with neighbors.

In the square next to the apartment is the funicular up Hill Artxanda from where a great view of the city can be enjoyed. In Artxanda there are also sports facilities (swimming, tennis, etc.) and is also a great place to enjoy a nature walk.

If you like running / jogging the walk along the river is the most popular area in town and just two blocks away.

Interaction with guests

Ayudaremos en todo lo necesario para hacer tu estancia lo más agradable posible. Te indicaremos tiendas y supermercados próximos; así como te facilitaremos planes e indicaciones en relación al plan que quieras hacer.

Te recomendaremos bares y restaurantes. Paseos y medios de transporte o incluso zonas de juego para niños en caso de que te interese.

The neighborhood

Castaños es un pequeño barrio al lado de la ría. Está perfectamente ubicado para poder llegar a todos los puntos de interés de Bilbao andando.
Es un barrio animado con algunos bares alrededor de la plaza donde se encuentra el funicular para subir a Artxanda.
Tiene 3 supermercados en menos de 100 metros, al igual que varias fruterías, carnicerías y pescaderías. También en la misma calle hay dos tiendas de vinos y licores.

Getting around

El metro queda a unos 15 minutos andando. Las paradas más próximas son Moyua y Casco Viejo.
Existe una parada de taxi a unos 200 metros aunque quizás resulte más sencillo llamar por teléfono.
En la estación de trenes de Abando y en la plaza del Museo de Bellas Artes hay servicios de alquiler de coche. Estos lugares quedan a unos 15-20 minutos andando.
Igualmente el autobús del aeropuerto tiene parada a 15 minutos andando.


House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 4PM

Just leave it as I left it for you.
There is stuff of my use in the drawers and wardrobes, please respect it and don't be too curious.

There is a wall as a blackboard in the kitchen where and there is all you need to know from wifi code to different phone numbers in case of any need.


Cancellations

Moderate

Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.


Availability
2 nights minimum stay

Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

118 Reviews


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Guillaume User Profile
February 2017
Lovely loft fully equipped, 10 minutes of walk from everything but in a quiet block, close to the Guggenheim. Asier and his dad were ready to welcome us and gave us good advices to discover Bilbao

Line User Profile
August 2016
Staying in Asier's apartment was a completely positive experience. It was centrally located so we walked everywhere and the shops are nearby so we got everything we needed to cook in the fully equipped kitchen. What made it even more special was Rafa, Asier's father, who welcomed us. Our two teenage sons thought it was the coolest apartment ever!

Andreas User Profile
August 2016
Asiers father gave us a very warm welcome. He explained all in relation to the loft and gave us tipps to Bilbao. All went well in Bilbao, the loft is comfortable situated in the town. All was perfect!

Penny User Profile
August 2016
We we met by Asier's dad, Rafa, who was incredibly welcoming and informative. He offered to talk to us in French but we managed in Spanish. The flat was very well placed for visiting Bilbao, we went everywhere on foot. It was situated very close to the funicular railway and the Zubizuri bridge. The flat is well designed - with lots of cool features. It was very comfortable - we had our two mid teen daughters with us. They enjoyed down time in the afternoons watching dvds on the big screen TV! I would recommend this accommodation to anyone and we were sad to leave.

Adrian User Profile
August 2016
The best place to explore Bilbao! The apartment is modern and comfortable. Asier's father offered us a warm welcome making us feel at home. We definetely recommend Asier!

Greg User Profile
August 2016
We had a wonderful stay in Bilbao! Thank you to Rafa, Asier's father for meeting us and introducing us to apartment! We also appreciated the tips on where to go eat and things to see near his apartment. Loved the use of space with such a beautiful apartment and location was perfect!

Laurens User Profile
July 2016
This is a great place on a great location, close to all points of interest. We really loved the hidden bathroom :-) All communication went smoothly and we had a very warm welcome by Asier's dad. Would definitely recomend it!

Bilbao, Spain · Joined in July 2012
Asier User ProfileAsier is a superhost.

I live between Bilbao, Madrid and on the road due to my work. I'm the one with the orange t-shirt, my father next to me in the picture, I asked him to help me to receive the guests when I'm away.

I spend about one third of my time in Bilbao, where I have a daughter in joint parenthood.
I enjoy craft beer, good wine, I love cooking and learning new things all the time. I cannot live without travelling and meeting new exciting people.

Response rate: 100%
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Response time: within a few hours