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The Best of Barcelona, Catalonian Capital of Spain   by Beatriz Lopez
Located on the northeastern coast of Spain is the intoxicating city of Barcelona. Set against the Mediterranean Sea, this multifaceted jewel rewards visitors and locals alike with mesmerizing architecture, impressive museums, outstanding cuisine and more... read more
Barcelona Hotels by Area:
Barcelona El Prat Airport Area  - Camp NouDiagonal Avenue Area Barcelona - Diagonal Mar - Gothic Quarter - Güell Park
L'Eixample Area - Las Ramblas - Las Ramblas Area - Olympic Port - Paseo de Gràcia - Plaza de España
Sagrada Familia Area - Sants Station - Via Augusta
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Passeig de Gràcia (or Paseo de Gràcia) is both one of the major avenues in Barcelona and also one of its most important shopping and business areas, containing several of the city's most celebrated pieces of architecture. It is located in the central part of Eixample, stretching from Plaça Catalunya to Carrer Gran de Gràcia. In terms of the cost of renting or buying property anywhere in this avenue, Passeig de Gràcia is nowadays regarded as the most expensive street in Barcelona and also in Spain, ahead even of Calle Serrano in Madrid.
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Hotel AC Diplomatic, Barcelona
The contemporary AC Diplomatic hotel is located in Barcelona, Spain, within two blocks of Paseo de Gracia's shops and six blocks from the Gothic Quarter. The nearest metro station is Paseo de Gracia, and Barcelona Airport (BCN) is 22 kilometres from the hotel.  The hotel's Zen-inspired Nicte Restaurant has a wall of windows, Venetian blinds, cream marble floors, upholstered chairs and dark pink furnishings. It serves buffet breakfasts, and modern Mediterranean dishes with local influences for lunch and dinner. Leading off the lobby, the Bar is finished with potted plants and large modern paintings, and offers drinks and snacks. The AC Diplomatic hotel has seven meeting rooms for up to 120 people, and dial-up Internet connections in public areas (surcharge). The hotel's rooftop sun terrace is furnished with lounge chairs and umbrellas, and has great views across the city. There is a sauna, compact fitness room, and outdoor pool.
Hotel Alexandra Barcelona
The contemporary Hotel Alexandra is located in central Barcelona, Spain, surrounded by the upmarket boutiques of the Eixample district and two blocks from Gaudi's La Pedrera (Casa Mila). The lively promenades of Las Ramblas, the Picasso Museum and La Barceloneta beach are within two-and-a-half kilometres. The Da Luca Ristorante is an Italian restaurant from the region of Liguria, featuring Genovese dishes. Drinks and snacks are served all day at the quiet Lounge Bar on the mezzanine level.  The hotel offers a boardroom for up to 8 people and a banqueting hall for receptions of up to 100 people. AXB Restaurant also features private function rooms. A high-speed Internet connection is available in the lobby (surcharge).  The Hotel Alexandra's 109 air-conditioned, sound-proofed guestrooms are decorated in soft, neutral shades with cherrywood furnishings.
Barcelona Center Hotel, Barcelona
The Barcelona Center Hotel is located in the Eixample district of central Barcelona, Spain, 300 metres from the designer boutiques of historic Passeig de Gracia avenue. Barcelona's Museum of Modern Art, the lively promenades of Las Ramblas and Gaudi's La Sagrada Familia cathedral are within one-and-a-half kilometres.  The Barcelona Center Hotel's lobby has large windows, striped sofas and orange-and-brown furnishings. There is a sun terrace, and guests can receive sightseeing advice from staff at the 24-hour front desk.  International and local cuisine is served in the modern Balmes 103 Restaurant. Guests can relax on the sofas in the Lobby Bar. In summer, cocktails are served at the alfresco Terrace Bar.  The hotel offers meeting rooms, business services and computer rental.  There are complimentary high-speed Internet connections in public areas.  The hotel has a well-equipped fitness centre and a sauna. 
Hotel HCC Regente, Barcelona
Housed in a modernist building built in 1913, the HCC Regente is a modern hotel sitting 150 metres from the sculptures, paintings and library of the Antoni Tàpies. Located in the upscale Eixample district, this historic hotel is three blocks from Gaudí's La Pedrera and about two km (one mile) from the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art.  The roof terrace is open during the summer months and features a bar, swimming pool, and solarium. The raised deck offers fantastic views of Barcelona, including the spires of La Sagrada Família, Montjuic, and the distant Tibidabo. The bar at end of the lobby has a modernist stained glass window and still has the original 1913 cash register behind the counter, though nowadays it sits next to a computer. A TV sits in the corner and a large cubist style mural depicts the city. Drinks and light snacks are served all day.
Majestic Hotel Barcelona
The hotel is located in the elegant Paseo de Gracia, where you can find some of the most famous representatives of Catalan Modernist architecture, such as the Casa Batllo and Pedrera, both by Antonio Gaudi. This area has been chosen by some of the leading international labels , which makes the Paseo de Gracia a must for shooping.  The bedrooms are small but and tastefully decorated with modern and classic furnishings. The en-suite bathrooms are completely marbled. The hotel has been totally renovated to a very high standard.  Majestic hotel has 2 restaurants in total, The Majestic buffet meal served on the ground floor for breakfast, lunch and supper. And the Restaurant Drolma considered one of the city's best haute cuisine restaurants in Barcelona.  Majestic hotel also offers a business center, exterior pool and fitness center including gym, massages, sauna and steam bath.
Petit Palace BCN, Barcelona
The Petit Palace hotel is located in Barcelona, within 500 metres from the Ramblas and Plaza de Catalunya, and 700 metres from the Gothic Quarter. The nearest metro station is 500 metres from the hotel.  The contemporary hotel is set in a traditional Spanish townhouse in the centre of Barcelona.  It features a multi-purpose hall with cafeteria/snack bar, complimentary video games, and complimentary wireless Internet access provided throughout the hotel.  The Petit Palace BCN hotel features a restaurant, where breakfast from the buffet is available at a surcharge.  The Petit Palace BCN hotel offers a meeting room and business services. The 51 air-conditioned guestrooms are of modern design and decor in black and white combined with vibrant colours and is bright and minimalist.
Hotel SixtyTwo, Barcelona
Prestige Hotels presents its new four-star Hotel SixtyTwo in Barcelona. Located in the heart of the city, right in the middle of art, culture, famous boutiques and fashionable restaurants. It's also in the business district and just minutes away from the main modernist buildings. Among our facilities, the Zeroom stands out. It's a space where you can enjoy a drink, read a book, listen to music, consult a guide, or surf the net. In addition to finding the most detailed and up to date information on Barcelona, you can also seek the assistance of ASKME staff, expert professionals specialized in the city's leisure, cultural and culinary offerings. Only 45 rooms, some with a terrace, equipped with avant-garde design and technology. Minimal interiors with an oriental touch. A service you can only define when you live it.
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Plaza de España (Plaça d'Espanya) is one of Barcelona's most important squares, built on the occasion of the 1929 International Exhibition, held at the foot of Montjuïc, in the Sants-Montjuïc district.  One of the city's biggest squares, it is the junction of several major thoroughfares: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, Avinguda del Paral·lel, Carrer de la Creu Coberta and Carrer de Tarragona, and leads to the Palau Nacional through Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, which houses one of Catalonia's finest museums, the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC). It was designed by Josep Amargós. The fountain at the centre of the square was designed by Josep Maria Jujol, a collaborator of Antoni Gaudí, while Miquel Blay designed the statues. The buildings were designed by Nicolau Maria Rubió i Tudurí.
- Venetian Towers - they are 47 m (154 ft) tall and lead the way to the MNAC via Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, an avenue commonly used to host trade fairs.
- Fira de Barcelona
- Parc de Joan Miró - previously known as Parc de l'Escorxador (Abbatoir Park), it is nowadays named after the Catalan painter Joan Miró, whose 22-metre-tall statue Dona i Ocell (Woman and Bird) can be seen in one of its corners (see photo on right).
- Arenas de Barcelona, a bullring - It was built in 1900 in the Moorish Revival style and is being converted into a shopping center.
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AC Vilamari, Barcelona
The AC Vilamari is a 4 star hotel, just a few minutes from the Plaza de España. Its wonderful location offers great comfort for business and pleasure stays. Completely equipped meeting rooms, fitness centre with a sauna and jacuzzi, car park and all the conveniences of an AC HOTEL in the centre of Barcelona. When you enter your room, you will feel like you have entered into a place deigned to help you rest, like the four pillows on your bed. Exclusive details, such as the special reading lamps on the bed head, smoker/non-smoker rooms, room service and personal climate control. Designed to make you feel that your room is always how you want it.
B-Hotel Barcelona
The B-Hotel in Barcelona, is a trendy, boutique-style property located in the bustling square of Plaza de Espana. The hotel is situated nearby the Congress Centre, Montjuich mountain and Spanish Village. Set in the middle of Barcelona, the hotel is just two kilometers from the lively cafes and market stalls of Las Ramblas and 500 meters from the Miró Museum and Olympic Stadium at Montjuic.  Guests can relax on the B-Hotel's sun-drenched terraces, take in city views from the poolside bar and go for a workout at the gym. Guests travelling on business can benefit from the business centre which includes meeting rooms for up to 90 people, audio-visual equipment, exhibit space and banquet facilities.   Guests can update sightseeing itineraries via the complimentary Internet access while the concierge can make restaurant reservations and book tickets for local shows and events in Barcelona.
Expo Hotel Barcelona
The Expo Hotel is 500 meters from Fira Exhibition Centre in the business district in Barcelona, Spain. Montjuic Palace with its illuminated fountains and gardens, is one kilometer from the hotel, while the attractions of the historic center and Las Ramblas are two kilometers away. 50 meters from Sants train station Barcelona International Airport is 15 kilometers away. El Mall is a buffet-style restaurant, its tiled floor, bare brick walls and vaulted wooden ceilings reminiscent of a Catalan cave. The menu specialises in Catalan and Spanish dishes such as paella, fish soup and turbot with beans and mushrooms.  The Atelier Restaurant serves Mediterranean specialities and wines in an informal setting, decorated in cream and flooded with natural light. There is also a bar for snacks and drinks, accompanied. 
Hotel Fira Palace Barcelona
The modern Hotel Fira Palace Barcelona is located in Barcelona, Spain, adjacent to the Plaza de Espana, and within 500 metres of the Montjuic park and complex. The nearest metro station is Espanya. Barcelona Airport (BCN) is 16 kilometres from the hotel.  El Mall is a buffet-style restaurant, its tiled floor, bare brick walls and vaulted wooden ceilings reminiscent of a Catalan cave. The menu specialises in Catalan and Spanish dishes such as paella, fish soup and turbot with beans and mushrooms.  There is a gym with cardiovascular and weights equipment, fitness classes, an indoor lap pool and sauna.  The Hotel Fira Palace Barcelona's 276 spacious and soundproofed guestrooms are decorated in neutral tones with contrasting fabrics. All rooms have air conditioning, high-speed Internet access (surcharge), minibars and safes.
Vincci Arena Hotel, Barcelona
The contemporary Vincci Arena hotel is located in Barcelona's Montjuic district. It is within one kilometre of the Joan Miro Foundation and two kilometres from the bustling Las Ramblas boulevard. The nearest metro stations are Tarragona and Hostafrancs.  The informal Arena Bar serves drinks, and there are several dining options in the area. Room service is also available.  Vincci Arena has meeting rooms for small groups and wireless Internet access.  There is a fitness room at the Vincci Arena hotel. Staff are available at the front desk 24 hours a day and can arrange childcare and give sightseeing advice. The 84 air-conditioned guestrooms at the Vincci Arena hotel are on seven floors and feature contemporary decor in neutral tones. 
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