Hotels in Barcelona. How to choose a hotel in Barcelona?

Barcelona is a major city, a very popular destination among tourists. In Barcelona, everyone will find something to do, there are lots of great architectural and historical landmarks. Besides, in the city there are 10 beaches, some of which are located near the historic center, whereas the other half at a more remote distance from the main attractions.

In this regard, the tourists who decided to visit Barcelona, the question arises: "Where to stay in Barcelona and how to find shelter?".

The choice of hotels in Barcelona is very large, everyone can pick up a tool placement based on the preferences and financial capabilities, ranging from first-class hotels, ending budget apartments, which will be equipped with a full kitchen. The opportunity to prepare their own food may become highly relevant for those who, for one reason or another can not always eat in cafes and restaurants, families with young children and just budget travelers.

Hotels near attractions in Barcelona

All the major and most visited sights of Barcelona is located very conveniently - in the heart of the historical city centre and walking distance from each other.

So, if your main aim in Barcelona is a visit to the attractions, the best place for choice of hotel is of the old city. So in walking distance of such attractions as the old town itself with its Gothic quarter and Cathedral of the Holy cross and Saint Eulalia; Casa Batlló; the famous promenade La Rambla; Ciutadella Park and the zoo; the old port; and the Boqueria market and supermarkets. And at a distance of 2.6 km will be the Montjuic mountain with the fortress.

Reference point can be the Ramblas and the Plaza Catalunya, which comes most buses from Barcelona airport.

If you fit this part of Barcelona, the accommodation will be hotels and apartments located in the historical centre of Barcelona (old town). Such accommodation look and book here... booking

Hotels in the Gràcia district in Barcelona

The district of Gràcia is one of the districts of Barcelona, located to the North (above) the old town.

Within the area is the Park Guell. Also near the area are: La Sagrada Familia, Casa Milà and Tibidabo funicular (Funicular del Tibidabo), which will take you straight to the top of the Tibidabo hill, where the temple of the sacred Heart and an amusement Park.

All accommodation facilities in the district of Gràcia you can view and book here... booking

Hotels in the neighbourhood of Sants-Montjuïc in Barcelona

The district Sants-Montjuic is a district located in the southern part of Barcelona, to the West of the old city and near the commercial port of Barcelona.

Within the area is attractions such as Castell de Montjuïc, a fountain of Montjuic, Poble Espanyol, national Museum of art of Catalunya, the Olympic stadium, the Palace of Sant Jordi, the Botanical garden of Barcelona and Gardens Mossen Costa and I Llobera.

All accommodation facilities in the district of Sants-Montjuïc, you can view and book here... booking

Hotels near Old port of Barcelona

Accommodation near Barcelona's old port (port Vell) is a great choice for those who come for the sights but also want to walk along the quays, near the sea and visit the beaches.

The old port is at the beginning of the Rambla, the Placa Portal de la pau where the monument of Columbus and the small station (tour agencies), which offers tourist catamarans boat trips around the harbour area and beyond.

In the port: space for walking and recreation; the picturesque harbour promenade; yacht Marina; cafes and restaurants; shopping center "Maremagnum", the Barcelona aquarium and history Museum of Catalunya.

If you fit this part of Barcelona, the accommodation will be hotels and apartments located in and near the port itself. Reference point can be the beginning of the Rambla and Columbus Avenue (Passeig de Colom).

For example:

Hotels in the heart of Barcelona's port:

- in the port, near the cruise part is a 5-star design hotel Eurostars Grand Marina Hotel GL is located in building International trade center. From the hotel overlooks Barcelona's port. It offers a seasonal rooftop pool, a gym and a spacious terrace. The hotel has modern rooms with wooden floors, a flat-screen satellite TV, a large work Desk and a bathroom with a Spa bath. Link to the Eurostars Grand Marina Hotel GL... booking

- Apto Portal de Pau Ramblas, located near the square with the monument to Columbus. The apartment has 3 separate bedrooms, a full kitchen and a balcony. The link apartments... booking

Hotels near Avenue Columbus:

- 5-star The Serras. It features an infinity rooftop pool and a restaurant with 1 Michelin star. The hotel occupies a historic building with original facade. The hotel offers airport transfer, limousine and Concierge services. The private balcony offers views of Barcelona's port Vell or the mercè street in the Gothic quarter. The bathroom has bathrobes and slippers. Link to Hotel The Serras... booking

- 4 - star Duquesa de Cardona 4* Sup. It offers a rooftop terrace with panoramic views, pool and bar. The spacious rooms are equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV, a safe and a Minibar. The private bathroom includes a Bathrobe and Slippers. In some room rates include Breakfast. Link to the hotel Duquesa de Cardona 4* Sup... booking

- 4 - star hotel Duquesa Suites Barcelona. Featuring a sun terrace and an outdoor swimming pool, open all year round, as well as a tour Desk and rental bicycles or cars. Guests can order a Breakfast hamper in the room. Each room has 1 extra large double bed, a sofa bed, and a bathroom with a Hairdryer and free toiletries. In-room amenities include air conditioning, a flat - screen TV and a capsule coffee machine. Link to the Duquesa Suites Barcelona... booking

Hotels near Central beach and the port of Barcelona

Barcelona's beaches stretch along the coast starting from the Eastern side of the old port. The first 4 beach stretches for 2.8 km from the port and ending near the pier Olympic.

These beaches are considered to be the oldest in Barcelona, they are also the most visited and crowded. All along the beaches, promenade (the promenade) with an abundance of cafes and restaurants.

This part of the coast together with the adjoining area is called Barceloneta. District of Barceloneta near Barcelona's Gothic quarter and can be an excellent option for those who want to combine a beach holiday (or even not in season, just to live, enjoying the sea and the possibility of frequent walks along the quays) with the attractions.

The distance from the center of the Barceloneta to the Columbus monument is 1.9 km away, the Boqueria market is 2.2 km away and Plaza Catalunya square is 2.5 km away.

In Barceloneta you can choose the hotels or apartments located on the first line near the beach and the sea, and a little distant, but still a short walk from the seafront.

For example, the famous 5-star hotel W Barcelona, made in the form of glass sails, which has already become one of the symbols of Barcelona. He marks the beginning of the beach and Barceloneta and is located at the beginning of the beach of Sant Sebastia. The hotel offers views of Barcelona, the beaches and the Mediterranean (Balearic) sea. It features a Spa, infinity pool, restaurants, a rooftop bar with panoramic views and luxurious rooms. Link to Hotel W Barcelona... booking


The modern 5-star hotel Pullman Barcelona Skipper and the design hotel Arts Barcelona, located on the waterfront, near the youth Barceloneta beach - Somorrostro and the Olympic port. Near the hotel is the casino Barcelona, and the nightlife and the promenade.

All means of accommodation in the Barceloneta district you can view and book here... booking

Hotels near Barcelona's beaches

This category of hotels will suit those who come to Barcelona mainly for a beach vacation and want to enjoy a more tranquil and clean beaches than those located near the historic part of Barcelona.

These beaches are more remote from sites, at a distance of approximately 3,5 - 4 km from the start of La Rambla. But, nevertheless, to walk along the quays, all the same really. Moreover, the embankments of Barcelona, stretching in a continuous band along all the beaches.

Accommodation facilities in this area are located along the beaches that originate outside the port of Olimpic and stretching to the extreme Eastern point of the coast of Barcelona.

Here, wide sandy beaches, well-equipped with all the necessary infrastructure: from sun beds and sun umbrellas, to sports and children's playgrounds. And the Mar Bella beach, a dedicated nudist area.

This strip of beach belongs to the district of Sant Martí, and the Barcelona Cathedral, wishing most of their time on the beaches, to choose hotels recommended in the area of Sant Martí. All accommodation facilities in the district of Sant Martí, you can view and book here... booking

Hotels near Barcelona airport El Prat

International airport El Prat is located at a distance of 12.5 kilometers from the historic center of Barcelona and at the distance of 16 kilometers from the beaches of Barcelona.

So, accommodation near airport suitable only for those who need to stay overnight the day of arrival and departure close to the airport. However, the airport is at a distance of 6 kilometers from the sea and the nearest beach, in El Prat de Llobregat. So here, if you want, you can spend a few days.

For example:

Hotels near the airport El Prat in Barcelona:

- 4 - star Hotel Barcelona Aeropuerto. The hotel is a 5-minute drive from the terminal T1 of the airport and offers free airport transfers to the terminal provided depending on availability. It offers rooms equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. Hotel meals and drinks in the room. The room price includes Breakfast "buffet". Link to the Hotel Barcelona Aeropuerto... booking

- 4 star BAH Barcelona Airport Hotel. Guests can enjoy a seasonal swimming pool and free Shuttle service to/from the airport. All rooms are air conditioned and Soundproofed. It offers a flat-screen TV and a bathroom with marble trim. Link to hotel BAH Barcelona Airport... booking

- budget family Hotel Blauet located less than a 15-minute drive from the airport. It offers functional rooms with private bathrooms. The reception is open around the clock. The hotel has a small furnished patio. Link to hotel Blauet... booking

- budget hotel-hostel Centre Esplai Albergue is located 3 kilometers from the airport. It offers an indoor swimming pool and rooms with balconies. All rooms have air conditioning and Wi-Fi and views of the surrounding area. In the hotel dining room serves a Breakfast buffet, and guests departing before 7:00, Breakfast takeaway. Link to the hotel Centre Esplai Albergue... booking

- Hostal Cal Siles is located a 10-minute drive from the airport. It offers free Wi-Fi, a cafeteria and Breakfast. All double and single rooms have a small Desk, a TV and a private or shared bathroom. The cafeteria serves a simple Breakfast and set dinners. Link to Hostal Cal Siles... booking

The hotel is near the beach and Barcelona airport:

- 4 - star hotel Air Rooms Barcelona Airport by Premium Traveller. The beach can be reached in just 16 minutes. The hotel is part of a large business centre within Terminal 1 of Barcelona airport. Guests can relax between flights and a wide range of business services. Each room offers free Internet access, air conditioning and a plasma TV with satellite channels. Includes a coffee machine. Link to the hotel Air Rooms Barcelona Airport by Premium Traveller... booking

All accommodation facilities in the vicinity of the airport El Prat you can view and book here... booking

To get from Barcelona airport to Barcelona city center is possible by public transport and by taxi/Shuttle.

To get from the airport to the center, the easiest and quickest way is by taxi. Book a taxi/Shuttle service in advance, even from home. At any time of the day, at the airport, you will meet your driver with a sign, which will be written your name and surname. To order a taxi is enough to inform your flight details!

All accommodation facilities in Barcelona, from budget to expensive and trendy, you can view and book here... booking

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