Hotel Features. The hotel's contemporary interiors are decorated with African masks and statues, and the courtyard garden features a seasonal swimming pool and a sunny terrace. Complimentary newspapers are available in the lobby and the air- conditioned public areas are equipped with wireless Internet access. Motorists will find parking available on site (surcharge).
The Balmes restaurant serves Mediterranean fare prepared using fresh produce in a contemporary setting decorated with African art, and the relaxed, modern Bar Bal serves a wide range of international drinks.
Guestrooms. The 100 guestrooms over five floors feature contemporary furnishings, parquet floors and modern art prints. All are equipped with satellite television and wireless and dial-up Internet connections, minibars, safes and bathrooms.
Expert Tip. Take a stroll along Las Ramblas, which is mostly pedestrianised, to experience the full panoply of life in Barcelona. La Sagrada Familia, one of Gaudi's most important works, is one kilometre from the hotel.
Standard Single: One twin bed. Contemporary furnishings, parquet floors and modern art prints. Satellite television, wireless and dial-up Internet connections, minibar and safe. Bathroom with hair dryer and bidet.
Standard Double: One double bed and one twin bed. Contemporary furnishings, parquet floors and modern art prints. Satellite television, wireless and dial-up Internet connections, minibar and safe. Bathroom with hair dryer, bidet and complimentary toiletries.
Executive Room: One double bed. Parquet floors and Catalonian artworks. Air conditioning. Satellite television. Direct-dial telephone. Minibar. Safe. Marble bathroom with hair dryer.
Getting there. The airport train station is a short walk from the terminals, via a covered walkway. Train services run from the airport to the city centre every 30 minutes. Take the RENFE train to Estacio de Sants and then a Green Line L3 train to Passeig de Gracia, which is 200 metres from the hotel. Taxis are available in front of the airport terminals and the fare to the hotel is typically 30 EUR.
- Air Conditioning TV/VCR
- High Speed Internet Meeting room (small groups)
- Breakfast services Restaurant(s)
- Audiovisual equipment Parking (surcharge)
- Business center Comp newspapers in lobby
- Banquet facilities Conference room(s)
- Bar/lounge Elevator/lift
- Fitness equipment Internet public area - wireless
- Air-conditioned public areas Outdoor pool-seasonal
Room Amenities: , , • Cable/satellite TV • Internet access - dial-up • Climate control • Direct-dial phone • Bidet
Rambla la Catalunya (pedestrianised street) - 150 metres | Paseo de Gracia - 200 metres | Las Ramblas - 500 metres | Placa de Catalunya - 1 kilometre (0.5 miles) | Sagrada Familia (Gaudi church) - 1 kilometre (0.5 miles) | Montjuic - 1 kilometre (0.5 miles) | Parc Guell - 2 kilometres (1 mile) |
Barcelona Hotels - Balmes