Just 10km from the airport and yet very close to La Rambla with fantastic transport links via bus and metro, this surely must be the ideal location for visiting Barcelona. Strolling down La Rambla is a great way to get to know the city, connecting unbeatable shopping in Plaza Catalunya and Passeig de Gracia at the top with the historic Gothic Quarter full of fantastic architecture and harbour at the bottom.
The hotel offers a great selection during it’s breakfast buffet, as well as varied restaurant and snack menu. Those travelling on business will also be pleased to know that meeting rooms are also available for use. Use of the nearby fitness centre is also free of charge to guests.
All guest rooms are spacious and comfortable, offering air conditioning, cable television, hair dryer and mini-bar. Room service is also available should you wish to relax in the comfort of your own space.
Our top picks close to this hotel
Barcelona is home to Europe’s largest Aquarium, making it a great day out for families with young children. Home to 11,000 mammals, there’s something for everyone here from cute sea horses to blacktip reef sharks.
For thrill seeking couples after a unique date, book yourself in for diving with sharks at the Aquarium. A fascinating day out to learn about shark’s behaviour and marvel at these fantastic mammals up close.
The shopping in Barcelona is fantastic. For those after luxury brands, head to Corte Ingles department store and Passeig de Gracia where you will truly be spoilt for choice. There is also a great selection of high street shops including well loved local brands Zara and Mango. And if you need a excuse to go shopping, remember that Zara and Mango are always cheaper in Spain than the UK!
For a more unusual museum visit, why not head to the Museu de la Xocolata, to discover more about locally produced Catalan chocolate. There are also some impressive chocolate sculptures on display as well as some tasting opportunities
For Eating Out
If you like Japanese cuisine, Matsuri is a must. Situated in the Gothic Quarter, just a stone’s throw from the La Rambla and your hotel, the sushi here is so fresh and delicious you will want to come back again and again.
There are so many great cocktail bars in Barcelona, head down to Bar Lobo just by La Rambla to sample one of their famous mojitos.