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Old Town Luggage Storage Guide 2022
Posted May 16, 2022Are you wondering, "Where can I store my luggage near Old Town?" Perhaps you just arrived in Bilbao and need a place to store your bags near Old Town before you check into your hotel or AirBnB -- or maybe you just checked out and don't want to drag your bags around with you for the rest of the day.
Perhaps, you're planning on shopping at Ribera Market, Martina de Zuricalday, or Chocolates de Mendaro and need a place to store your bags. Or, you're planning on sightseeing in the Old Town area at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Ribera Market, or Bilbao City Hall and don't want to be burdened by your baggage.
If you wish to catch a game at San Mamés or visit local museums like Guggenheim Museum Bilbao you may find that luggage is not allowed in these venues.
Don't worry, there are plenty of options for luggage storage near Old Town!
Luggage storage nearby Old Town with BounceBounce is one of the largest luggage storage networks in Bilbao with multiple locations near Old Town.
Featured in The Boston Globe, Techcrunch and Forbes, Bounce is present in more than 100 cities. We partner with local hotels and shops to open up space for you to drop off your bags in essentially any major neighborhood.
Our team vets each location and provides all the security measures including insurance, security seals, and well-trained staff.
Bounce is the #1-rated bag storage network with thousands of 5-star reviews. Many of our shops are open for luggage storage 24/7 but this varies by location… we strategically open new spots so you can find the closest location to temporarily store your bags. Our prices in the Old Town area start at just €5 per 24h/bag.
Book through our website or mobile app (required) so that we can cover you with insurance, space availability, and our 24/7 customer support. We love to travel as much as you so we make it as easy as possible! There are no size limits for suitcases or backpacks stored with Bounce. For less than a cup of coffee per bag, you can enjoy your entire day without dragging your bags with you!
Here are some ideas for making the most of your time in the Old Town area now that you are free from your baggage. Some notable places to relax before a flight are Doña Casilda Park, Etxebarría Park, and Federico Moyuaren plaza / Plaza de Federico Moyúa. You can also go for a hike around Urdaibai, Urkiolako parke naturala/Parque Natural de Urkiola, and Itxina. And if you’re looking for a night on the town, check out Lamiak, Gure Toki, and Marzana.
Why is Bounce the best luggage storage provider in the Old Town area?
✅Multiple locations near Old Town
✅$10,000 Bounce Guarantee on each booking to protect your belongings
✅Vetted store locations to ensure trust and safety
✅2 minute booking process online or via mobile app, then just walk in and check your bags in
✅Thousands of 5 star reviews, hundreds of thousands of bags stored
How do I store luggage near Old Town with Bounce?You can find the closest luggage storage location to Old Town really easily. Simply select a location here. Find the shop that meets your preferences in terms of location & hours. Once you’ve chosen a location, you can book in under 2 minutes.
Space does fill up so booking before you go there is required, but you can show up right away. With your booking confirmation in hand, we’ll give you the exact details and directions to the shop. Once there, all you have to do is show your booking confirmation and we’ll tag and check in your bags.
You’re now free to enjoy Old Town and Bilbao without your things!
About Old Town
Old Town (also known as Casco Viejo) is a district in Bilbao, Spain. Old Town is the historic center of the city. It's located just a short walk from the city center and is one of Bilbao's must-see areas. Old Town features eclectic shops, traditional cafes, and some of the city's biggest attractions.
Bilbao's Old Town dates back over 700 years to when it was the center of the city. At the time, many of the city's residents relied on fishing to make a living, which is why Old Town is positioned right next to Bilbao's estuary. Protective city walls originally surrounded Casco Viejo, but they were removed in order to expand the district. Old Town is sometimes referred to as The Seven Streets, as it consists of seven roads positioned perpendicular to the river.
Old Town is one of Bilbao's most fashionable districts thanks to its excellent shopping opportunities and an array of classic Spanish restaurants and bars. Old Town is the ideal place to store your luggage in Bilbao, before heading out to explore the city.
Things to do in Old Town
Old Town is a picturesque area, with narrow winding alleyways, beautiful plazas, and riverside walkways. You won't be short of activities in Old Town, thanks to the district's plethora of shops and attractions. Stash your belongings at a Bounce luggage storage spot and swing by some of these great locations in Old Town:
Spend the day exploring Plaza Nueva. This stunning square is encircled by neoclassical architecture and traditional colonnades.
Chow down on some classic Basque Country cuisine at one of the restaurants near Plaza Nueva. Popular options include Cafe Bilbao and Restaurante La Olla.
Shop local at the Mercado de la Ribera. Positioned along the Bilbao Estuary, this market is the largest fresh produce market in Europe.
Stay up to date with the latest fashion in Old Town's extensive shopping district. Here you'll find tons of unique boutiques, as well as name-brand stores.
Learn about local history at Euskal Museo. This museum focuses on local ethnographic findings from around Bilbao, such as ancient pottery, weapons, and carvings.
Transit Options in Old Town
Bilbao Metro Line from Casco Viejo Station
Bus Service from Casco Viejo Station (E1, E3, E4, L3)
Luggage Storage in Old Town
You won't want to drag your heavy luggage around Bilbao's cultural gems or through its narrow cobbled streets. Bounce offers several luggage storage services in Old Town, where you can drop off your bags before exploring the best of Bilbao. These facilities are quick and easy to book and afford the flexibility you need when rushing around town or relaxing on holiday.
Attractions and Activities near Old Town
Guggenheim Museum - Bilbao is home to some wonderful museums, and the Guggenheim is the best of the bunch. The museum is a work of art by itself. Designed by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry, it boasts a contemporary design unlike anything else on the planet. Once you step inside the museum, you'll be treated to artwork by many of modern art's most famous names. The Guggenheim contains paintings and installations by the likes of Mark Rothko, Jeff Koons, and Anselm Keifer. You'll find this museum also hosts some amazing temporary exhibits, including one with works created by David Hockney. Large bags are prohibited inside the Guggenheim Museum, so check in to a Bounce luggage storage service in Casco Viejo.
Etxebarria Park - Bilbao can get fairly crowded, so if you're looking for a place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, consider Etxebarria Park. Located within Old Town, this greenspace is one of the largest parks Bilbao has to offer. The park was formed at the site of an old steel factory and still features a large chimney at its center. The park is perfect for a family picnic or a stroll. The park is also high up on a hill and affords stunning panoramas of Bilbao's city center. If you're visiting the park during Aste Nagusia, one of Bilbao's major festivals, you'll be treated to a fireworks display and an array of stalls providing food and souvenirs.
Museum of Fine Arts Bilbao - Another of Bilbao's best museums is The Museum of Fine Arts Bilbao. There are over 10,000 objects in its permanent collection with hundreds of works by European artists on display every day. Discover paintings by some of history's most famous European painters, including El Greco, Francisco de Goya, and Paul Gauguin. The museum hosts temporary exhibits by local and international artists, so you'll get to see something new each time you visit. You'll do plenty of walking while touring this museum, so consider dropping your bags off at an Old Town luggage storage service.
Santiago Cathedral - Santiago Cathedral (often referred to as Bilbao Cathedral) is one of Bilbao's oldest buildings. Some parts of the cathedral are thought to predate the city, with parts dating back to the 13th century. Visitors are free to roam this beautiful Gothic Revival cathedral, admire the intricate stained glass windows, and pay their respects at chapels. One of the cathedral highlights is the Girola — an ornate, vibrant altar dedicated to Saint Joseph.
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Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost to store luggage near Old Town?
The price for luggage storage near Old Town is just €5/bag for the entire day.
Where can I store luggage near Old Town?
There are multiple locations in the Old Town area which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near Bilbao-Concordia Station, Bilbao Airport, and Artxanda Funicular and all over Bilbao.
Is it safe to store your bags near Old Town?
Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage near Old Town.
Are there storage lockers near Old Town?
Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the Old Town area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby Old Town and in the broader Bilbao area where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $10,000 safekeeping guarantee.
Where are the best hotel accommodations near Old Town?
The top-ranked middle to high-range hotels near Old Town are Hotel Bilbao Jardines, Hotel Arriaga, and Iturrienea Ostatua. When traveling on a budget, the best hostels near Old Town are All Iron, Pension Mendez, and Ganbara hostel.
Where are the best restaurants near Old Town?
The most popular restaurants to visit when near Old Town are Berton, Kasko, and Santa Maria.
Where are the best parks and nature attractions near Old Town?
Check out the nearby Doña Casilda Park, Etxebarría Park, and Federico Moyuaren plaza / Plaza de Federico Moyúa.
What are the best museums near Old Town?
While nearby, you can check out .