Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Sopelana

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sopelana. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Bilbao Fine Arts Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Sopelana

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Sopelana has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Getxo Aquarium (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Meaztegi Golf (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Doniene Gorrondona Txakolina (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Club Deportivo Ganguren Golf (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sopelana

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Sopelana is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sopelana Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Playa de Azkorri (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Estuary of Bilbao (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Monte Artxanda (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Dona Casilda Iturrizar Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Etxebarria Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)

How to get to and around Sopelana

The nearest airport is in Bilbao (BIO), located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city center.

Consider catching a ride on the metro at Sopelana Station or Larrabasterra Station and easily see more of the city.

Where to stay around Sopelana?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 148 vacation rentals near Sopelana. From 20 Houses to 115 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sopelana for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Sopelana?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sopelana:

  • Bilbao la Vieja: 52 vacation rentals
  • Casco Viejo: 71 vacation rentals
  • Abando: 88 vacation rentals
  • Indautxu: 79 vacation rentals
  • San Francisco: 67 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Sopelana?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 20 Houses in Sopelana. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sopelana include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 115 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sopelana?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Sopelana. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.