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Barcelona Holiday

What are the best places to visit in Barcelona?

About to go on your Barcelona holiday? Can't work out what sorts of things to put on your travel itinerary? Don't stress — we're here to give you some suggestions.

If you only had one day in Barcelona, you'd want to spend it at Sagrada Familia. An iconic attraction that you won't soon forget, it brings in crowds of visitors from across the globe.

Boasting attractions like Casa Mila and the Casa Batllo, you'll never have a dull moment in this bustling city. When you're done checking out those, continue in the direction of Barcelona Cathedral and Park Guell.

If you fancy some sunshine and a workout, don some comfy sneakers and make your way right to the summit of Montjuic. There's a fabulous range of things to keep you busy in this destination. Sure, dancing along to tunes through headphones is nice, but you can't beat the excitement of watching a mind-blowing live performance! So why not book front-row seats to a concert at Palau de la Musica Catalana? Still have time to spare? As you sightsee around Arc de Triomf, be sure to look up and admire its decorative features and durable structure. This important monument deserves to be observed from every angle.

What are the most popular activities for a Barcelona holiday?

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all, so why not open yourself to some new and unforgettable experiences?

Your trip to Barcelona is about to get a lot more exciting. There are plenty of things to do, including:

Take a look at our Barcelona things to do page for a full list of activities.

What types of accommodation options are available in Barcelona?

There's nothing like kicking your shoes off after a day full of activities. There are approximately 782 accommodation in Barcelona, so finding a nice bed for your cheap holiday or luxury getaway will be a cinch.

Barcelona's premium choices such as the Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona (Passeig De Gracia, 38-40) and the Hotel Arts Barcelona (Marina 19–21) are sure to please even the fussiest visitor. Would you rather lower-priced accommodation? Check out the W Barcelona (Plaça Rosa dels Vents, 1) and the Mercer Hotel Barcelona (Carrer del Lledo 7).

If you'd prefer to stay within easy reach of Sagrada Familia, the Central Apartments Barcelona and the castro Exclusive Residences SPA Sagrada Familia ought to tick all your boxes.

Is there an airport in Barcelona?

Nobody likes hanging out at the airport. But it's worth it when you remember the amazing destination that awaits! Found 7 miles southwest of Barcelona, Barcelona International Airport (BCN) is the closest terminal.




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Negresco Princess RM503
Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020
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Negresco Princess

Negresco Princess

     
    4.4 of 5
    4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    This is my 2nd time and I would like to stay again in this hotel when I am back in Barcelona. Great location and very nice staff.

    Arc la Rambla RM335
    Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020
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    Arc la Rambla

    Arc la Rambla

       
      4.3 of 5
      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Clean and modern rooms. Igor at the front desk was helpful with directions to local attractions.

      Hotel Barcelona Princess RM503
      Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020
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      Hotel Barcelona Princess

      Hotel Barcelona Princess

         
        4.3 of 5
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Was very nice hotel just a shame we had to check out early and lose one day

        Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only RM346
        Reviewed on 22 Jun 2020
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        Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only

        Axel Hotel Barcelona & Urban Spa - Adults Only

        Aribau 33, Barcelona, Barcelona
           
          4.2 of 5
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Clean, efficient staff, well located in the city. Fantastic rooftop bar. Very comfortable rooms

          Wilson Boutique Hotel RM245
          Reviewed on 3 Apr 2020
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          Wilson Boutique Hotel

          Wilson Boutique Hotel

             
            4.4 of 5
            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            the room was beautiful lovely and light, excellent staff disapointed with breakfast hot food was cold,but great seclection,cant wait to return great location

            W Barcelona RM1,249
            Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020
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            W Barcelona

            W Barcelona

               
              4.3 of 5
              5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              The location on the sea front and stunning views across the bay and Barcelona. The restaurants offered great menus and breakfast provided a great variety of continental and Spanish food. The staff were all so friendly and helpful. Checkin was very swift.

              Gran Hotel Havana RM394
              Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020
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              Gran Hotel Havana

              Gran Hotel Havana

              Gran Via de Les Corts Catalanes, 647, Barcelona, Barcelona
                 
                4.3 of 5
                4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                The hotel is centrally situated and within walking distance of all attractions. It is a clean safe area

                Melia Barcelona Sky RM501
                Reviewed on 4 Jan 2020
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                Melia Barcelona Sky

                Melia Barcelona Sky

                   
                  4.1 of 5
                  4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                  El hotel esta bien. Su ubicación te deja cerca a todo pero no demasiado que puede ser ideal para el descanso. Los espacios un poco estrechos, apenas justos. El punto negro es la condición del piso de los pasillos, deteriorados que dan la impresión de no estar limpios.

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