Hotel Features. Hotel America's contemporary white-marbled lobby features mosaic-patterned columns and leads to a glass atrium. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas, including the roof terrace.
The hotel's buffet restaurant has a long window overlooking the street. White linen, cream décor and wooden floors add to the airy feel. Guests can relax with cocktails and coffees in the lobby bar, furnished with wooden armchairs and red stools. Refreshments are also served on the rooftop terrace.
The hotel has two flexible meeting rooms for up to 60 people, both with wireless Internet access (surcharge).
The hotel has a spa tub and seasonal outdoor pool on the wooden-decked rooftop terrace, with panoramic views. Guests can relax on white armchairs and sun loungers. Colourful prints by Keith Haring hang on the walls in the fitness centre, which has free weights and resistance machines. The hotel also offers a sauna.
Guestrooms. Hotel America's 59 climate-controlled guestrooms are decorated in a bright, modern style with wooden floors. Rooms have armchairs, laptop-sized safes, satellite television, wireless Internet access and high-speed Internet ports (surcharge). Bathrooms offer bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.
Expert Tip. After visiting Gaudi's La Pedrera (Casa Mila), three blocks from Barcelona's Hotel America, guests can walk another three blocks to discover his mosaic-fronted Casa Batllo.
Standard room: One double bed or two twin beds. Includes either wireless or high-speed Internet access (fee), satellite TV, cordless telephone with voicemail and laptop-compatible safe. </p>
From Barcelona El Part Airport (BCN):
Distance to Hotel America is 13 kilometres, approximately 25 minutes' drive.
Getting there. There is a train station a short walk away from the airport terminals. The RENFE train runs between the airport and Barcelona's centre every half an hour. The fare is 3 EUR for a single ticket. There is an Aerobus service operating to Placa de Catalunya every 12 minutes, costing 6.50 EUR for a return ticket. There are taxi ranks in front of the terminal buildings, and the fare to the city centre is approximately 25 EUR. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. Hotel America is located three blocks from Passeig de Gracia avenue and Gaudi's Pedrera (Casa Mila). A pre-booked courtesy hotel car is available for morning excursions. The integrated metro and bus system in Barcelona is a cheap, efficient way to explore the city. The nearest metro stations to the hotel are Digaonal and Provenca. Validate tickets in machines prior to boarding.
- Air Conditioning Cable/Satellite TV
- High Speed Internet Coffee Maker
- Dry Cleaning Service Wake Up Service
- Laundry Facilities Cafe
- Rollaway Bed Children Stay Free - UNDER 2
- Sauna Poolside bar
- Currency Exchange Conference Room(s)
- Bar/Lounge Fitness Equipment
- Garden - LIMITED HOURS Elevator/lift
- Swimming pool - outdoor - SEASONAL Parking (secure) - WIRELESS
Room Amenities: , , • In-room safe (accommodates laptop) • Complimentary toiletries • Cribs (infant beds) available • Soundproofed rooms • Rollaway beds • Window opens • Climate control • Smoking rooms • Cable/satellite TV • Housekeeping (daily) • Handheld shower • Extra towels/bedding in room • Electronic/magnetic keys • Turndown service (on request) • Premium TV channel(s) • Blackout drapes/curtains • Bidet
Gaudi's La Pedrera (Casa Mila) - 3 blocks| El Corte Ingles (department store) - 1 kilometre| Placa Catalunya - 1 kilometre| Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA) - 1 kilometre| Ciutat Vella (Old Town) - 1.5 kilometres| Santa Maria del Mar Cathedral - 1.5 kilometres| Placa Espanya - 2 kilometres| Gaudi's La Sagrada Familia cathedral - 2 kilometres| Ciutadella Park - 2 kilometres| Barri Gotic (Gothic Quarter) - 2 kilometres| Las Ramblas boulevard - 2 kilometres| Picasso Museum - 2 kilometres| Guell Park - 2.5 kilometres| Montjuic - 2.5 kilometres| National Museum of Catalan Art (MNAC) - 2.5 kilometres| La Barceloneta (beach) - 3 kilometres| Port Vell (Old Port) - 3 kilometres| Miro Foundation - 3 kilometres| Olympic Port - 3.5 kilometres| Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum of Art - 3.5 kilometres|
Barcelona Hotels - Hotel America