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Stylish Barcelona hotel near Plaça de Catalunya

Expedia Insiders' Select Winner 2014

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.

Plasma televisions

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.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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.

  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Full-service spa
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Health club
  • Fitness facilities
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Spa services on site
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms 12
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Library
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services
  • Television in lobby
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Total number of rooms - 169
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Minibar
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Plasma TV
  • Satellite TV service
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Free toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Private bathroom
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Where to Eat

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.

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Nearby Things to Do

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.

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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 5 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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

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Fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.21 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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. Children under 17 years of age are exempt from this tax.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: EUR 24 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 27 per day (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • 1898 Hotel Barcelona
  • Hotel 1898 Barcelona
  • 1898 Barcelona

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.

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