Spiritual calm and tourism
With a location close to Bilbao airport and just 10 minutes from the centre of Bilbao, the Urgoiti Palace is the perfect accommodation for nature lovers. From here, you can access countless routes for practicing sports and rural tourism, and discover the many secrets of Biscay. Our unbeatable location allows you to visit Donostra-San Sebastián (1h away), La Rioja (1.5h away) or the French Basque area with Biarritz and San Juan de Luz (1.5h away).
In Donostia you can enjoy the well-known beaches of La Concha. The Film Festival, the pintxos bars, the aquarium and the Science-Kutxaespacio Museum make this city one of the very best tourist destinations.
Traditional ports and beaches
Discover the area’s traditional fishing ports, such as Lekeitio, Elantxobe or Bermeo, all of which are just 20 minutes from our hotel. Visit the best beaches in the area: Plentzia, Bakio and the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve with Laga, Laida and Gorliz, located only 15 minutes away.
A mere 10 minutes away, you will find the renowned Guggenheim and Fine Arts museums. Don’t miss the chance to get to know the elegant shops and lively bars of the old town and centre.
Mountains and hiking
We are very close to the Camino de Santiago. The area is criss-crossed by countless marked trails, making it the perfect place for hiking lovers.
The beaches of Mundaka and Zarauz are some of the favourite destinations of surf enthusiasts. These beaches are famous for their left waves and host countless international surfing championships.
At the Urgoiti Palace we have our very own Pitch&Putt. There are several golf courses in the vicinity, as well as a Golf School and a driving range.