For all those who have reserved their summer holidays for another time, and are just about to start planning their annual holidays, we have evaluated a number of city hotels in Barcelona for this Autumn that can be a guide to enjoy a different holiday by the Mediterranean.
All the selected accommodations can be classified as hotels in the centre of Barcelona and they all provide a versatile atmosphere, designed for those who travel alone or those that have planned an escapade with their partner or with children.
Choosing a hotel in the city centre of Barcelona is always a good option, especially if you travel by plane to the airport of El Prat, as there is direct and economic transportation from the terminal to the heart of the city. They offer excellent connections for both, working days and holidays. Once in the centre of Barcelona, travelling on foot or by metro is the perfect alternative to discover the charms of the city and enjoy every minute of the trip.
Catalunya Square Area
Here lies the main transportation hub connecting to the Barcelona airport. In addition, the neighbouring areas include the main shopping streets and access to the old part of town of the city.
· Confortel Almirante Hotel. – A hotel in Via Laietana, one of the main streets of Barcelona’s Gothic quarter, the heart of the city. The rates of the rooms are approximately 77 euros per night, and offers the services of daily newspaper, gym and breakfast in a beautiful modernist style café. Places of interest: the Borne, the Cathedral and the Palau de la Musica.
·Petit Palace Opera Garden Hotel. – In this case, it is a hotel in the Boqueria Street, near the famous market of Sant Josep, one of the most emblematic places in Barcelona. This accommodation is highly recommended for those traveling with family, with children, or a group of friends.
· Apartments Flats Club. – If what you need is a long stay accommodation, next to the hotel you can find the apartment Flats Club, that share the reception and offer very comfortable ample spaces. Some apartments have a capacity for 8 people and they all have their own kitchen and designer furniture.
Ciutadella Park Area
Between the sea, the port and the Diagonal. It is a large area, well connected and offers the best of Barcelona just steps away from the olympic area and the city’s centre. Quieter and with all kinds of services.
· Hotel Confortel Auditori. – Its a hotel in Sicilia Street, next to the Plaza de Toros of La Monumental and the Arc de Triomphe. It has a great advantage for those who decide to travel to Barcelona by car: it is one of the few hotels in Barcelona with parking. Among the most interesting services available, include a solarium, a restaurant, free WiFi network and the outdoor swimming pool.
· Hotel Confortel Barcelona. – It is located further away from the old town of Barcelona, 2 km from the Ciutadella Park and steps away from the zoo, the Forum and the Plaza de las Glorias. It is a beach hotel in the centre of Barcelona, located just 200 metres from the beach of Nova de Icaria. Among its attractions, we can mention free internet WiFi access, the restaurant and the swimming pool. It is also adapted for handicapped people and accepts guide dogs.
Any of these hotels have rates and offers for autumn holidays, a time of year when the city regains its pace after the summer and the cultural and leisure programmes offer many possibilities. If you would like to keep up to date with the most interesting activities in Barcelona and take the opportunity to go to a concert, exhibition or theatre, visit the calendar of activities of Barcelona Turisme, the official website of the Tourism board of the city.