Barcelona hotels reviews

Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in Europe. The capital of the Spanish autonomous community of Catalonia attracts tourists for various reasons: someone comes to admire the marvelous monuments of the old city or the masterpieces of Gaudi, someone - to bask and sunbathe on the beaches, some are interested in fashionable sales, others - local cuisine. Booking hotels in the center of Barcelona is not at all difficult: you can always find a hotel on La Rambla, which offers a very affordable price combined with good service and free breakfast. The most popular among youth are hostels, economical older tourists prefer to book hotels in Barcelona 3 stars. There is no shortage of luxury hotels at the level of 4-5 stars, while the prices for holidays in the Catalan capital, like in Spain as a whole, are lower than in neighboring European capitals.

Hotels in Barcelona are dispersed in all areas of the city, but most of them are in the central part of the city and near popular tourist places.

The most expensive and luxurious hotels are gathered near the famous Boulevard La Rambla, Plaza Catalunya and Boulevard Paseo de Gracia. No less fashionable 4-5 * hotels are located in the Barcelona Forum area. In principle, all listed areas of the city are quite close to each other, and stopping at any of them, you can easily reach the beach and surrounding attractions.

Another popular place in Barcelona is not far from Sants station, where mainly four-star hotels and aparthotels are located (a place where not individual rooms are rented, but whole apartments are apartments). The same specialization is also in the area of ​​the legendary Barcelona Stadium of Camp Nou: the mostly well-off tourists who prefer the 4-5 * service stop here.

Budget accommodation options in Barcelona are recognized by name: it contains the words Pensión, Casa de Huéspedes or Hostal (not to be confused with hostels). Similar hotels are located mainly in the Old Town (Gothic Quarter in particular), especially around the Royal Square. At the entrance to them you will see a blue square with the letters P, Hs, HsR or F. This is a relic of the old classification, which is not more valid, but these notations still serve as a useful indicator of price and quality. For example, an institution without a sign somewhere closer to the port, in Barrio-Chino, with the letter "P" in a blue square and one modest star-most likely furnished rooms, where prostitutes are taking clients.

580 hotels in Barcelona are located in the center, and the rest - in a radius of 38.5 km. For fans of antiquity, Barcelona can offer Oriente Atiram, built in 1700. This hotel is 2.6 km from the city center. If the soul asks for a chic vacation, in Barcelona for you there is Paseo de Gracia Apartment Barcelona, ​​the most expensive hotel. The most popular hotel in Barcelona is the Hotel Jazz, a 3 star hotel located 2.1 km from the city center. The best choice for those wishing to save money is Ant Hostel Barcelona, ​​the cheapest hotel located in the east of Barcelona.