Destination guide

Head to the trendy city of Getxo

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Getxo. This trendy city has many special qualities. Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Bilbao Fine Arts Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Getxo

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Getxo a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Getxo Aquarium (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Meaztegi Golf (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Doniene Gorrondona Txakolina (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Club Deportivo Ganguren Golf (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Getxo

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 22°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Getxo

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Getxo is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Estuary of Bilbao (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Playa de Azkorri (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Sopelana Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Dona Casilda Iturrizar Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Monte Artxanda (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Ensenada de Berrón (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Getxo

Fly into Bilbao (BIO), the closest airport, located 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city centre.

You can see more of Getxo by catching a ride on the metro at Bidezabal Station, Algorta Station or Aiboa Station.

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

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 Getxo:

  • Casco Viejo: 70 holiday homes
  • Bilbao la Vieja: 49 holiday homes
  • Bilbao City Centre: 93 holiday homes
  • Abando: 88 holiday homes
  • Deustuko San Pedro-Erribera: 42 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 Getxo?

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

  • Abra Getxo Marina: 259 holiday rentals
  • Vizcaya Bridge: 265 holiday rentals
  • Playa de Azkorri: 246 holiday rentals
  • Bilbao (YJI-Bilbao-Abando Train Station): 283 holiday rentals
  • Palacio de D. Sancho Ortiz de Matienzo: 119 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Getxo 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 Getxo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 26 Houses in Getxo. Our other popular types of Getxo holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 122 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Getxo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Getxo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.