Ferries to Bilbao
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The Portsmouth to Bilbao Brittany ferries crossing is an extremely popular route for campers who are looking to enjoy holidays in Spain and Portugal. Both Portsmouth and Bilbao have great transport links with access to motorways from the ports for an easy, fast onward journey. Brittany Ferries also offer a no-frills Économie service on some sailings.
Portsmouth to Bilbao ferry route
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Onboard there are different accomodation types available to suit all budgets. This crossing offers a choice of 2or 4 berth inside and outside cabins. These vary from standard to delux. On ferries to Bilbao, there is also an option to reserve reclining seats rather than cabins.
Some pet friendly cabins are also available.
Onboard facilities and Entertainment
The Cap Finistère offers many places to eat, drink and generally enjoy your sailing. From à la carte dining to catching the latest movie.
This ferry has a variety of dining options, the best being Restaurant du Port. Other options include two cafes and two bars.
The Boutiques offers great shopping, from booze (at French prices) to sunglasses. Its easy to keep the kids occupied with the play area, games from and daily entertainment. For those looking to endulge, there are fantastic spa treatments available. And of course, there is free Wi-Fi.
Campsites near Bilbao
More about Bilbao
Bilbo is the capital of the province of Biscay in the autonomous community of the Basque Country. With roughly 1 million inhabitants, Bilbao is one of the most populous metropolitan areas in northern Spain.
Bilbao was founded in the early 14th century by Diego López V de Haro, head of the powerful Haro family. Due to its location, Bilbao was and still is a one of the biggest commerce hubs in southern Europe.
These days Bilbao is most known for the Guggenheim Museum. The Guggenheim is a museum of modern and contemporary art, designed by Canadian-American architect Frank Gehry. Since its inauguration in 1997, the Guggenheim receives a million plus visitors every year.