Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Abando is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's museums, history and monuments with a rental holiday home in Abando. This walkable and welcoming city is well known for its restaurants, bars and art. Local cultural sights include Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Bilbao Fine Arts Museum. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Abando

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Abando a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Club Deportivo Ganguren Golf (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Meaztegi Golf (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Getxo Aquarium (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Doniene Gorrondona Txakolina (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Abando

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Abando is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dona Casilda Iturrizar Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Etxebarria Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Monte Artxanda (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Estuary of Bilbao (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Sopelana Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Playa de Azkorri (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Abando

The nearest airport is in Bilbao (BIO), located 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Vitoria (VIT), which is 28.2 mi (45.4 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Bilbao-Abando Station or Bilbao Autonomia Station and explore the city from there. It's easy to get around Abando by jumping on the metro at Moyua Station, Indautxu Station or Guggenheim Tram Stop.

Where to stay near Abando?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 80 holiday rentals near Abando. From 8 Houses to 70 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Abando for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Abando?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Abando:

  • Casco Viejo: 63 holiday homes
  • Bilbao City Centre: 84 holiday homes
  • Bilbao la Vieja: 49 holiday homes
  • Deustuko San Pedro-Erribera: 35 holiday homes
  • Rekaldeberri: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Abando?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Abando. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Gran Casino Bilbao: 268 holiday rentals
  • Chavarri Palace: 266 holiday rentals
  • C.C. Zubiarte: 265 holiday rentals
  • Culture House Barrainkua: 267 holiday rentals
  • Zubizuri Bridge: 270 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Abando listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Abando?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Abando. Our other popular types of Abando holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 70 holiday houses
  • Studios: 61 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Abando?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Abando. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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