Best Hotels in Barcelona
The beautiful Mediterranean city of Barcelona has become one of the top city break destination in Europe in recent years. It has lots to offer visitors whether it's a relaxing sun holiday, a sightseeing city break or maybe a bit of both!
The city has hundred's of hotels for you to choose from. The hotels in Barcelona are situated all over the city so picking one depends firstly on where you would like to be located.
A four-star hotel in the middle of the Barri Gotic is the Hotel Rivoli Ramblas. It is located only one kilometer from the Picasso Museum. It features125 air-conditioned guestrooms and guest will enjoy Wi-Fi Internet, as well as having cable TV, minibars and even safes in their room. The hotel is considered a "moderniste" building. Their restaurant, Le Brut, features a superb Mediterranean menu, and the bar features cocktails and even live piano music in the evening. Atop the hotel is a very romantic rooftop terrace, which will let you admire views of old Barcelona.
Also a five star hotel, the Princesa Sofia is in the very heart of the financial and commercial center of Barcelona. 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.
Boasting three stars and located in a refurbished building that exudes tremendous interior design, its modern lines still blend admirably well with the older Barcelona designs. Situated adjacent to and partially attached to the Boqueria Market, one of Barcelona's touristy "must see" locales, you can find modern comforts in this very Barcelona-feeling hotel!
There are a number of hotels right on the Ramblas, although you should be aware that the lower end of the street becomes the city's prime red-light district in the early hours, although the city council is making moves to clean up the whole area.