Zinemaldia 2017 – San Sebastián

20 September, 2017

From 22nd to 30th Septemberit will take place in Donostia the 65th International Film Festival of San Sebastian, or e Zinemaldia.

This cinema event, as important as the ones in Cannes or Venice it will assemble actors and directors of international reputation. Among them the 3 Donostia Awards of this edition: Monica Bellucci, Ricardo Darín and Agnés Varda.

In addition, also they will walk along the red carpet between others John Malkovich (president of the juror of the official section), Javier Bardem, Penélope Cruz, Glenn Close or Arnold Schwarzenegger.

San Sebastian, a film city!

Open House Bilbao (Hotel Carlton)

18 September, 2017

It is the largest open-door festival in the city to discover the architecture, transformation and values of Bilbao, offering free views to 47 significant buildings.

Hotel Carlton is part of the 47 buildings that can be visited in this initiative.

“Enter the Carlton Hotel´s bunker where the Lehendakari José Antonio de Aguirre took refuge during the bombardments of the Civil War”.

Sunday 24th September from 10 to 7 pm

Presentation of the new book of Salvador Robles

15 September, 2017

October 9th at 7.15PM will be presented at Hotel Abando the new book of Salvador Robles.

The ” The Light of the Silence “ will be presented by Carmela Gaminde and Marta Urcelay. Also we will enjoy the music of Sister Moon, a pop-rock group.

Winners of the VII Contest of Art Hotel Carlton 2017

15 September, 2017

Hotel Carlton and the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) have joined forces to hold the seventh Art Competition for the students of the Faculty of Fine Arts.

The 31 word shortlited were exhibited at the Hotel Lobby during the Aste Nagusia 2017 festival.

The works were exposed during Take hold Nagusia of Bilbao 2017, from 19/08/2017 up to 03/09/2017, both inclusive, in the lobby of the Hotel Carlton of Bilbao.

All the exposed works are unpublished and original, with a technology, size, format and topic to the free choice of the artist.

The failure of the Juror was announced september 14th of at 13:00. And the winners were:

1st. “Portada del sol” by Bryan Maycol Chipaña

 2nd “Plegaria”  by Josu Ezquerro

3rd “Humo” by Leticia Gaspar


Aránzazu Hoteles at M&I Private Forums

28 August, 2017

Aránzazu Hotels takes part in a new appointment of M&I Private Forums, this time in Ljubljana (Slovenia).

The Forum will take place from August 29 to September 2 in format workshop. With an agenda confirmed of more than 52 meetings with the principal travel agents of Europe, we will promote the services of meetings, congresses and conventions of Aránzazu Hoteles’s different hotels. This professional appointment is focused on the MICE tourism: meetings, incentives, Congresses and Events.

The cities of Bilbao and San Sebastian have enough resources to attract this type of tourism, and the Hotels: Hotel Abando, Hotel Carlton and Hotel San Sebastian, the quality services in order to ensure successful events.

In addition, La Rioja is standing out the latter years as one of the fashionable national destinations also in the MICE sector. Therefore, the Hotel Los Agustinos is postulated as a very attractive option between the event organizers.

Club Cocherito & Carlton Hotel

09 August, 2017

Between the activities of the Club Cocherito that Carlton Hotel during Aste Nagusia are:

Bullfighting – cultural talking (From Sunday, the 20th until Sunday, the 27th of August) at 1 p.m..

The III. International Bullfighting Literature Fair (From Sunday, the 20th until Saturday, the 26th of August), 12 hours.

The III. Course Introduction of Bullfighting (From Monday, the 21st until Friday, the 25th of August), at 11 a.m. In the Imperial Lounge.



Summer Menu of El Claustro Restaurant

09 August, 2017

El Claustro de Los Agustinos restaurant offers a varied selection of products: from a casual meal of tapas and morsels prepared on the spot to the most elaborate dishes of modern cuisine.

Enjoy with our Summer Menu.

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Villanos de Honor Award in Carlton Hotel

08 August, 2017

One more year Carlton Hotel will receive the delivery of prizes ” Villainos de Honor de Bilbao “, on August 21.

This prize recognizes to those persons or entities that have stood out for his aggrandizement of Bilbao. This year the award winners will be Jon Ortuzar, the ex-director of the Palace Basque speaker, the writer Felix G. Modroño, the magazine ‘ Her Laughs at the Leisure ‘, for his 30 anniversary, and the ditch of ducks of rubber that organizes the Foundation Walk On Project.

Technological Amenitys in the Hotel Carlton.

08 August, 2017

The Hotel Carlton has Amenitiys Tecnológicos in his rooms of top category and junior suite.

Tablets  for particular use of the client during his stay to facilitate actions like the messenger, reservation in our restaurant,  purchases of services, hotel reservations, etc ….

The user can sail along Internet, GPS, besides all the tourist information, gastronomic, cultural offer of leisure, trade and services thanks to SHIP Net Premium.

Aste Nagusia 2017 in Abando Hotel

04 August, 2017

Enjoyment Aste Nagusia in Abando Hotel. The activities will open on Monday, the 21st of August with the delivery of the trophies of the literary contest Bilbao Take hold Nagusia. On Tuesday 22nd, delivery of the trophy Abando Jaiak 2017 to an illustrious figure of the Athletic of Bilbao. ” Pintxos’s Contest 5.0″, which it will take place on Wednesday, the 23rd of August, at 13:00. And on Thursday, the 24th the delivery of the prize “Txinbo Abando” at 13:00.

In addition, the cafeteria Platea 9 that will open from August 19 to August 27 from 07:00am.

Gora Marijaia! Gora Aste Nagusia 2017!