Barcelona - The Gateway to Spain
Forget Paris. Barcelona Should Be Your Favorite European City
Barcelona is the much loved travel destination filled with grand historical monuments, picturesque sceneries, imposing architectures and a colorful cultural scenario.
The city of Barcelona is located at a strategic geographical point on the Mediterranean Coast of Besos and Llobregat Rivers as well as west of Serra de Collserols ridge. It's the capital of Catalonia, a region of Northern Spain that has its own unique culture, traditions and personality.
Barcelona is a visitor friendly destination with its impressive range of hotels that can suit finances of any size.
If you are lucky enough to go to Barcelona, choosing a hotel should be relatively simple, for the city abounds in distinctive very attractive hotels! All these five star hotels offer world-class amenities starting from its restaurants, bars, room facilities, activities and policies. Barcelona is an engaging district with charming hotels, showcasing perfect accommodation in the heart of the city.
Barcelona is the main economic center and the best loved European city by its tourist. Numerous of luxury hotels are located in Barcelona that offers the best of both worlds when it comes to a perfect stay. Below are some of the more popular hotels in Barcelona among travelers.
This five star hotel is located right on the Mediterranean and is considered one of the better luxury hotels in Barcelona. The entire hotel sports a very Mediterranean atmosphere, featuring avant-garde art as well as a constant gentle whispering sea breeze to welcome you. It is located immediately within walking distance to the very beautiful Port Vell. The total all-encompassing comfort that you will find here will simply be stunning. Its excellent location, in the World Trade Center, puts it within easy reach of transportation. It's even within a five-minute walk to the Ramblas. The restaurant, Aire de Mar, specializes in Mediterranean fusion cooking.
Also a five star hotel, the Princesa Sofia is in the very heart of the financial and commercial center of Barcelona. Hotel Sofia Barcelona GL is set on Barcelona's Diagonal Avenue, a 5-minute walk from FC Barcelona’s Camp Nou Stadium. It features all the modern amenities that travelers are seeking such as Wi-Fi connections, satellite dish TV and both an indoor and outdoor pool. It sports a dazzling 26 different lounges! It also features a tremendous Business Center.
This five star hotel is located in an exclusive area along the Paseo de Gracia, among Barcelona's luxury shops. It is situated among the Modernist architecture by Gaudi, which makes it of tremendous interest for those who are seeking the cultural beauty that is Barcelona. The area is considered "the" fashion, design and shopping district. The hotel, designed by Xavier Claramunt, is a boutique hotel that is considered to be the premier modern boutique hotel in Barcelona. Modern comforts are exceptional!
Designed by world-renowned architect Ricardo Bofill, W Barcelona sets the scene for a spectacular stay. Located on the beachfront along the famous Barceloneta boardwalk W Barcelona is a striking sail-like structure offering breathtaking design and fantastic views over Barcelona. It features a spa, infinity pool, rooftop bar and luxurious rooms.
El Palace Hotel was totally refurbished and reopened late 2009. The works preserved the classic spirit that has always characterised this property, distinguished as a symbol of Barcelona’s hotel tradition. Set in the heart of the city centre, close to Las Ramblas and in the most prestigious shopping area, it is surrounded by boulevards, theatres and main banks. It has an excellent transport connections and it is just 20 min from el Prat Airport.After the restoration, the Hotel has 120 rooms, 42 of which are suites and junior suites, all equipped with last-generation technology. A new room design, a soft interior re-decoration of public areas and lounges and the realignment and optimisation of the architectural infrastructure enhances the beauty and majesty of our Hotel like in the 20’s.
Located on Barcelona’s famous La Rambla this restored 19th-century building features a rooftop pool with a sun terrace. The elegant rooms include free Wi-Fi and a marble bathroom. The colonial-style Hotel 1898 has unique architectural and historical heritage which gives it the Specialty Monument status. It features a stylish restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine. It also offers a bar-restaurant with a terrace where guests can enjoy traditional tapas. Plaza Catalunya is just 656 feet from 1898 Hotel. Guests can also walk to the Gothic Quarter with its cathedral in 10 minutes.
In general, regardless of whether you can stay in a five star hotel or less, while in the beautiful city of Barcelona, you will find the warm friendly people of Barcelona are all dedicated to bringing you an excellent hotel staff as well as enthusiastic, caring and gracious service.