Best Hotels in Barcelona, Spain

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Housed in an iconic building designed to look like an ocean liner, this high-end seafront hotel is adjacent to the World Trade Center, a 4-minute walk from the ferry terminal and a 10-minute walk from La Rambla. The bright, contemporary rooms have TVs, free Wi-Fi and minibars; most feature balconies and whirlpool tubs. Suites add living rooms; some add additional bedrooms and bathrooms, and/or kitchenettes. Breakfast is served for a surcharge in the refined restaurant or on 1 of the tree-lined terraces, and there's a piano bar. Other amenities include a gym, a seasonal outdoor pool and massage treatments, plus regular art exhibits.
In an area dotted with parks and sports grounds, this luxe hotel is 7 km from both the unfinished Sagrada Família church and the Plaça de Catalunya central square. The refined rooms and suites come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and minibars. Suites add separate living areas, and some have whirlpool tubs. Breakfast (fee) is served in a sleek restaurant. There's a stylish lobby bar and a sports bar plus a garden terrace with a bar and food. Other amenities include an outdoor pool and a poolside bar, as well as a spa with an indoor pool and a fitness room. Meeting space is available.
Occupying a high-rise, glass-and-steel building fronted by the iconic Peix fish sculpture, this luxe hotel is 2.7 km from the renowned Sagrada Família and lively Plaça de Catalunya. Featuring marble bathrooms, the refined, upscale rooms have Wi-Fi (fee), in-room lighting and music control, and turndown service. Club-level rooms and suites offer free Wi-Fi and access to an exclusive lounge serving all-day food and drinks. Apartments add butler service, terraces and/or personal fitness trainers. There are 5 restaurants; a breakfast buffet is available for a fee. There's also an extensive spa with 8 treatment rooms, plus kid activities.
Set in a 1920s restored palace, this upscale hotel is 3 km from both Museu Picasso and Palau de la Música Catalana music hall. The sophisticated, sleek rooms offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and terraces with sea or city views, plus en suite bathrooms with soaking tubs. Suites add minibars, tea and coffeemakers, and sitting areas. Room service is available 24/7. Breakfast (fee) is served in an elegant restaurant offering al fresco dining, and a chic bar has a piano and a connected terrace with harbor views. There's a seasonal outdoor pool with Balinese beds, a spa with an indoor pool, a sauna and treatment rooms, plus a fitness room.
Set among shops on a pedestrian street, this sleek hotel in an elegant building is a 12-minute walk from shows and exhibitions at Gaudi's art nouveau Casa Milà, 6 minutes' walk from the tree-lined Plaça de Catalunya, and 5 minutes on foot from a subway station. Modern rooms feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus Nespresso machines, minibars and city views. Upgraded rooms add balconies or patios, and suites offer separate living rooms. Room service is available 24/7. There's a laid-back regional restaurant, a sleek bar serving tapas, and a chic 11th-floor lounge offering cocktails and city views. There's also a gym and a rooftop pool.
This Neoclassical-style premium hotel is a 2-minute walk from the Urquinaona metro station, and 3 km from the Sagrada Família, the renowned unfinished basilica. The hip, modern rooms and suites offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, laptop-sized safes, iPhone docks and minibars. Upmarket suites include living rooms, and some have Nespresso machines, dining areas or balconies. Game consoles (fee), 24/7 room service and massages are available. A complimentary breakfast buffet is provided, and there's an acclaimed restaurant, a casual tapas spot, a posh bar and a terrace lounge. Other amenities include a rooftop pool and a wellness center.
Set in a bustling, eclectic neighborhood, this upmarket hotel among shops and eateries is an 8-minute walk from Casa Milà, Antoni Gaudí's famous art nouveau building, and a 13-minute walk from Passeig de Gracia train station. Warm rooms feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screens, plus minibars and rainfall showers; some have courtyard or street views. Upgraded rooms add furnished terraces. Suites come with living areas and/or dining tables. Kids (1 per room) stay at no cost with an adult. Amenities include a renowned restaurant and 2 bars. A deck with sunloungers surrounds a heated rooftop pool. There's also a spa and a gym, plus bike rentals.
Set in a sleek, angular building 200 m from Barceloneta Beach, this upscale hotel is 0.5 km from the Ciutadella metro stop and 1.5 km from the Picasso Museum. The warm, contemporary rooms have free Wi-Fi, 82-cm flat-screen TVs and rainfall showerheads. Upgraded rooms and suites add dressing rooms, whirlpool tubs and Nespresso machines, plus balconies with skyline views. An airy restaurant features Mediterranean cuisine, and a casual bar serves tapas and light fare. There's also a rooftop pool with a bar and a hot tub, along with 12 meeting rooms.
This upscale hotel, amidst the modernist buildings of the L'Eixample district, is a 4-minute walk from the nearest metro station and 2 km from the Sagrada Família, Antoni Gaudí's iconic unfinished cathedral. Accommodations range from chic rooms with Wi-Fi, smart TVs and minibars, to suites with cathedral views, and terraces with hot tubs. An upgraded suite features a separate living room and a kitchenette. Room service is available 24/7. Amenities include a refined restaurant with a bar, as well as a posh spa with a 24-hour gym and an indoor pool. There's also a seasonal rooftop terrace that has a bar and a plunge pool. Breakfast is extra.
On the Barceloneta boardwalk overlooking the sea, this upscale hotel is 2 km from the Barceloneta metro stop and 4 km from lively La Rambla. The chic rooms provide free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and iPod docks, along with rainfall showerheads and minibars. Upgraded rooms and suites add amenities such as sea views, separate living rooms, dining rooms and private terraces, as well as whirlpool tubs and/or kitchenettes. Room service is available. There are 3 vibrant restaurants, including a breezy beachfront eatery, plus a rooftop bar and a trendy lounge. There's also an outdoor pool with a poolside bar, as well as a spa and a 24-hour fitness center.


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