Book your room at Hotel 1898
Classic RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Superior RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Premium RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Deluxe RoomMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Stylish Barcelona hotel near Plaça de Catalunya
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Right on La Rambla
Formerly headquarters of the Philippine Tobacco Company, this stylish hotel is located in the city centre, on Barcelona's famous boulevard, La Rambla, 200 metres from Plaça de Catalunya.
Rooftop pool and spa
A seasonal rooftop swimming pool, bar and terrace offer sweeping city views; the basement houses a spa and health club with indoor pool; free wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel.
Hotel 1898's guestrooms have contemporary colonial-style decor with wood floors; beds come with a choice of pillows; amenities include plasma-screen televisions with satellite channels and complimentary wireless Internet access.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
At your hotel
Free of use to Hotel 1898's guests, the seasonal rooftop pool and terrace offers sweeping views of the city and out across to the Mediterranean Sea. Complimentary towels are also available, as are sun loungers, and a poolside bar opens from June to October.
The health spa in the hotel's basement provides a heated indoor swimming pool with complimentary towels, cardio gym, sauna, steam room, and powers showers. The spa offers a range of health and beauty treatments including aromatherapy, massages, and reflexology.
The hotel offers business facilities with a conference room, and audio-visual equipment. Wireless Internet access is available free of charge throughout the building.
- Indoor pool
- Outdoor seasonal pool
- Steam room
- Concierge services
- Coffee shop or café
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 169
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Laundry facilities
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Number of floors - 6
- Wedding services
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Full-service spa
- Health club
- Rooftop terrace
- Luggage storage
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- One meeting room
- Room service (limited hours)
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Television in lobby
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Self parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Premium bedding
- Climate control
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Satellite TV service
- In-room safe
- Plasma TV
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free Wi-Fi
- Soundproofed rooms
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Eat and drink
1898 Restaurant - Wood-floored split-level restaurant, its upper level offering views of La Rambla. Serves breakfast buffets, express breakfasts, and Catalan and international dishes at lunch and dinner.
1898 Bar - Serves a wide variety of drinks and cocktails as well as snacks throughout the day. Colonial-style decor with ceiling fans, deep sofas and rattan chairs.
The city's long stretch of man-made sandy beach begins approximately two kilometres from the hotel. The nearest metro stop is Barceloneta (yellow line 3); buses also run from La Rambla. Port Vell and the former Olympic Port (approximately three kilometres away) offer sailing and water sports.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Sailing nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
The fine print for Hotel 1898
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
A tourist tax will be collected directly at the property upon arrival. The tax applies up to a maximum of 7 nights per person per stay.
A tourist tax will be collected at the property upon arrival. The tax applies up to a maximum of 7 nights per person per stay.
When you leave
Check-out time is 11 AM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
No rollaway/extra beds available
- A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.21 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.
- Breakfast fee: EUR 24 per person (approximately)
- Self parking fee: EUR 27 per day (in/out privileges)
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We should mention
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.