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Bilbao in Black 2021
Bilbao in Black is the gay leather and fetish Spring event not to be missed. Every year, mid May, guys from Spain and beyond descend upon Bilbao for a weekend of fun.
Leather, rubber, boots, harnesses, sneakers, neoprene – just wear what turns you on and have a good time! Any age, any fetish – meet people with similar interests and enjoy with no fears or taboos.
Events begin with a social meeting and dinner followed by a boat party on the Bilbao river. Saturday kicks off with a breakfast and tourist tour of Bilbao visiting the stunning Guggenheim Museum and ending with a fetish lunch!
Evens continue late into the night with the official night party and the official photo shoot. Sunday, the final day ends with a farewell brunch.
Bilbao is a modern metropolitan city and has a vibrant gay scene. The majority of Bilbao’s gay venues are located within close proximity to each other in the areas known as Casco Viejo and Bilbao La Vieja. In these areas you will find moat of the bars and clubs. Saunas are a little bit further west. Bilbao is a very tolerant city and gay tourists receive a warm welcome.
Now with all the fun happening around the gay area that’s where you are going to want to stay,
Here are the hotels we recommend that have good reviews and keep you close to all the action
Gay Map of Bilbao
The gay scene centers around the Casco Viejo near the historic “seven streets” of the old city center, and the area between the river and San Frantzisko Kalea (Calle de San Francisco). All points area easily walkable, one from another.
Recommended Apartments in Bilbao
Old Town Cathedral
Located next to the Bilbao Cathedral and the Ribera Market, close to all the bars and restaurants with the best of Basque cuisine and full of old shops and museums, the metro and tram stops are just minutes away
located in the heart of the Casco Viejo de Bilbao, Close to all the bars, restaurants and shopping with two bedrooms and two bathrooms decorated with elegance. Both bedrooms are interior and have a double beds.
Design & Elegance
It is the perfect location to get to know the rest of the city, Public transport, shops, pharmacies, fresh produce market, bars and restaurants with local flavors, literally steps away and around the corner.
Balconied Old Town
Look out over the balcony’s traditional wrought-iron railings to a nearby park, with plenty of greenery to be had within the serene interior as well. A Nordic comforter ensures a good night’s sleep. Close to all the bars and restaurants.
Video of Bilbao in Black
Recommended Hotels in Bilbao
After the opening of the Guggenheim, Bilbao’s hotel scene exploded with new venues and refurbishments. These hotels are all located within easy walking distance of Bilbao’s gay district and the best landmarks.
Hotel Meliá Bilbao
5 Star, Luxury
Each luxurious room at the Bilbao has flat-screen TV and a pillow menu. Bathrooms marble floors The hotel’s Aizian Restaurant was awarded a Michelin star in 2014