Sleep in Gernika – Lumo

Sleep in Gernika - Lumo

Gernika and Lumo is a city that is known for its important history. It was the headquarters of the Juntas of Bizkaia, making it the first governmental body in the area. Gernika and Lumo is also known for the bombing it endured during the Spanish Civil War, which has been immortalized in Picasso’s famous painting, Guernica. Some must-see sights include la Casa de Juntas (the House of Meetings) and the Árbol de Guernica (the Tree of Guernica). If you are thinking of staying in Gernika, read our suggestions below for the best hotels and lodging.

If you want to stay in the center of Gernika, Hotel Gernika is one of the few accommodations in the city. This 3-star hotel is quite simple, with some what outdated and flat décor; however, it has all the basic utilities and services, including free parking.

Another option is Etxekone, which has an impressive location where you can go cycling and hiking. Etxekone is known for its peaceful garden and its large rooms which all have a terrace.

If you don’t want to stay in a hotel, el apartamento Goielo (the Goielo Apartment) is a modest yet comfortable accommodation with rustic décor. It has everything you need for an independent stay— and for those going in summer, it has air conditioning.

Dónde dormir en Gernika
Hotel Gernika

If you are already outside of Gernika, in Ibarrangelu you can find Hotel Spa Gametxo, which is located on a hill between the beaches of Laida and Laga, about a 30-minute car ride from Gernika. This hotel was designed for relaxation with amenities like spa services, saunas, and jacuzzis. What makes this option stand out is the detailed service, the breakfast, and the natural surroundings with great views.

Hotel Spa Gametxo

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