The Look & Experience:
This elegant 19th-century grande dame with Art Nouveau interiors has one foot in Barcelona’s past and one in the present.
Bed & Bath:
You will be able to experience comfort and luxury in a colonial style room in the 1898 Hotel right in the heart of Barcelona. This hotel cries out with glimpses of the past.
About your Stay:
This centrally located hotel right in the heart of Las Ramblas is just steps away from the famous Plaza Catalunya gives guests the best access to all of the city’s top sights and attractions. From the confines of the hotel you will be able to explore the city’s old town, the Gothic Quarter, shop at the hip boutiques on Las Ramblas and visit Barcelona’s iconic sights which are just a short stroll from the hotel including Antoni Gaudi’s famous unfinished basilica, La Sagrada Familia, Montjuic Hill, Park Guell or enjoy a tour FC Barcelona’s home ground – Camp Nou.
After an action packed day dine at the hotel’s chic restaurant Restaurant H1898 and follow it up with a drink at Bar H1898. The hotel’s elegant spa is the perfect place to be pampered and to enjoy a day of decadence or maybe you wish to swim in the glamourous pool on the 7th Floor and don’t forget to enjoy panoramic views of Barcelona and Las Ramblas from the terrace.
Watch classic movies in the Classic Cinema or if you are a discerning business traveller, the 1898 Hotel Barcelona is a hotel definitely worth experiencing as it features a 24 hour business centre and a library.
With luxury and style all around it is a real gem in the heart of Barcelona.
At the Hotel:
Sits at the centre of it all
La Isabela Terrace
Pool & Terrace on the 7th Floor
Business Centre and Library
Plaza Catalunya is just 220 yards away
Parking is available on site for EUR 24.61 per day.
Ask for a quieter room
Be in the Know:
Barcelona’s London Bar on Nou de La Rambla has been in existence since 1910 and it is famous for being a popular bar frequented by famous artists Picasso and Dali as well as the American author and journalist Ernest Hemingway. Those of you who love your live music will also be able to catch some fantastic live performances here. It is advisable to check out the bar’s website to see who will be playing during your visit to Barcelona.
This warm and friendly bar is everything that you would expect from a historic Barcelona bar. It is a super place to visit, the prices aren’t too steep and the beer isn’t half bad either.
The very popular Miramelinda bar on Passeig de Born in the hip and chic area of Born is definitely worth visiting. If you enjoy sipping expertly crafted cocktails, this is the bar for you as the bar is famous for its exquisite cocktails and it is even home of Barcelona’s best mojito. Definitely give this a whirl.
Be advised this bar gets busy after 12 so definitely get here early.
Experience traditional Catalan fare at Petit Comité, (935 50 06 20), Passatge de la Concepció or try old Catalan classics that are heaven to say the least. Guests will be dazzled by the restaurants modern cosmopolitan setting. The dishes may be small, so if you want more order more but apart from that, well worth experiencing. This very affordable restaurant should definitely be on your to visit list.
If you fancy trying Italian or Mediterranean cuisine during your Barcelona sojourn, Toto is the place that you must certainly visit. As well as sampling the tasty food, you can also sip the irresistible cocktails on offer. The charm and the warmth of this restaurant will make you definitely come back again.
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