The hotel features WiFi (Wireless Fidelity), the latest data transmission technology, for wireless broadband Internet access. The high quality of the facilities and services offered by this completely renovated hotel makes it far superior to its official categorization. It was awarded with the Ekoscan Diploma in 2004 for environmental improvement, being the first hotel in Vizcaya to obtain it.
In city center and barely 10 minutes walk from the Guggenheim Museum, the symbol of the new Bilbao, the Barcelo Hotel Nervion is in a privileged location in the city with views over the "Ria" (estatuary) and the Calatrava walkway. Only 5 minutes wlaking to "Casco Viejo" and Gran Via. Less than 200 meters away is the Abando Railway station, the Febe and the Bilbao Metro, and less than 100 meters away the buses to the airport.
The hotel is housed in a traditional large building with a large entrance from the street.
It is ample and bright where lights and colours have been combined to achieve a nice appearance in a very modern style.