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Top Barcelona Historic Hotels

Catalonia Portal de l'Angel
3 out of 5
Avd Portal De L'angel 17, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is $65 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 20
4.5/5Wonderful! (855 reviews)
Great Hotel

"The front desk staff were awesome!! This is an old hotel but really neat with all the marble. Rooms were on the small side but it worked."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Catalonia Portal de l'Angel
The Serras
5 out of 5
Passeig de Colom, 9, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is $274 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 23
4.9/5Exceptional! (449 reviews)

"Ideal location with friendly staff ,loved the roof top terrace for our last drink of the day looking out across the marina.Room was absolutely fine and quiet. Never tried the resturant as we ate out as there were loads of places to eat."…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

The Serras
Mercer Hotel Barcelona
5 out of 5
Carrer dels Lledó, 7, Barcelona
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4.8/5Exceptional! (159 reviews)

"This was a great hotel! Was in an amazing area and the service was top notch."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Mercer Hotel Barcelona

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Hotel DO Plaça Reial
5 out of 5
Plaça Reial 1, Barcelona, Barcelona
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4.8/5Exceptional! (795 reviews)

"Excellent across the board .... room, dining, location, staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Hotel DO Plaça Reial
Arai Aparthotel
4 out of 5
Avinyó, 30, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is $142 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 20
4.8/5Exceptional! (774 reviews)

"Great location and beautiful rooms!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Arai Aparthotel
Grand Hotel Central - Small Luxury Hotels of the World
5 out of 5
Via Laietana 30, Barcelona, Barcelona
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4.7/5Exceptional! (993 reviews)
One of the best hotel experiences

"Even though we arrived early, the front desk welcomed us with champagne and allowed us to check-in, while also providing us with a room upgrade. After our bags were brought to our room, we we brought another bottle of cava and given a portable wifi router to use throughout the city. The front desk ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

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Hotel 1898
4 out of 5
La Rambla, 109; (entrance on the street, Pintor Fortuny), Barcelona, Barcelona
The price is $168 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,018 reviews)

"The spa area to relax after being jet lagged from my flight in was superb. Oh yea, it was gratis too."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Hotel 1898
Hotel Duquesa de Cardona
4 out of 5
Passeig de Colom, 12, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is $98 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 20
4.7/5Exceptional! (996 reviews)

"Staff very helpful and friendly. Everywhere always so clean. Great location"…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Hotel Duquesa de Cardona
Catalonia Catedral Hotel
4 out of 5
Calle dels Arcs 10, Barcelona, Barcelona
The price is $129 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 13
4.7/5Exceptional! (698 reviews)

"Excellent welcome. Superb staff. Immaculately clean property. Beautifully appointed bedroom (Superior room). Perfect location."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Catalonia Catedral Hotel
Hotel Colón Barcelona
4 out of 5
Avenida Catedral, 7, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is $113 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 20
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,248 reviews)

"Perfect location! Walking distance to many of the best attractions in Barcelona. The hotel staff was wonderful. The rooms were clean and fully stocked with toiletries, coffee/tee and Mini bar. A sangria at the roof top bar is a must. The views are amazing."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Hotel Colón Barcelona
Hotel Granvia
3 out of 5
Gran Via Corts Catalanes 642, Barcelona, Barcelona
The price is $137 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (994 reviews)

"Beautiful old hotel closer to the metro. Staff was very accommodating and kind amid norovirus outbreak.I will go again when I revisit Barcelona."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Hotel Granvia
Inspired Apartments
4 out of 5
Calle Regomir 25, Barcelona, Barcelona
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4.5/5Wonderful! (387 reviews)

"Had a 2 bd 2 ba unit which gave ua a lot of space. really like 2 units next to each other. Great location to see everything"…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Inspired Apartments
Barceló Raval
4.5 out of 5
Rambla del Raval, 17-21, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is $75 per night from Oct 18 to Oct 19
4.2/5Excellent! (1,394 reviews)

"It was nice to stay at Barcelo Raval, it is modern and quiet. The location is great but it feels a unsafe to be outside the building during the night"…"

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2020

Barceló Raval
Hotel Nouvel
3 out of 5
Santa Anna 18-20, Barcelona, Barcelona
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4.2/5Excellent! (1,281 reviews)

"My daughter and her friend stayed and said everything was great and good central location too."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Hotel Nouvel
Hotel Regencia Colón
3 out of 5
Carrer dels Sagristans, 13-17, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is $75 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 20
4.2/5Very Good! (997 reviews)

"The hotel upgraded me , coz of the coronavirus, the reception is extremely good , helpful, compassionate, How i can describe those people They re extremely perfect Thy ll come soon after this crisis"…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Hotel Regencia Colón
Hotel Barcelona Colonial
4 out of 5
Via Laietana 3, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is $73 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 21
4.1/5Very Good! (990 reviews)

"It was very close to the Mediterranean Sea which was on walking distance. Also to many fun restaurants and stores."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Hotel Barcelona Colonial
Hesperia Barri Gòtic
3 out of 5
Ample 31, Barcelona, Barcelona
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4.1/5Very Good! (992 reviews)

"The 24 hour reception was helpful. The free snack bar was restocked each day."…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Hesperia Barri Gòtic
Oriente Atiram
3 out of 5
La Ramblas, 45, Barcelona, Barcelona
The price is $73 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4/5Very Good! (323 reviews)

"I had stayed there before and the remodeling was great. The staff was great as we were there when the shut down of the city began Thank you for your kindness."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Oriente Atiram
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About Barcelona Historic Hotels

Traveling can be more than just getting a break from your daily routine, it can also be about experiencing the history and culture of a region. A perfect way to get a sense of the region's culture is to absorb yourself in its history. Exploring the region's landmarks or museums is a fine kick-off, but staying in a Barcelona historic hotel can take you back in time. Get ready to pack your bags (you won't need a time machine) as your Barcelona famous hotel awaits.

Grab Your Place in History

When you walk through your Barcelona hotel's lobby, you'll be transported to the past. With their Victorian-style and locations in the exciting parts of the city, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their modern counterparts. Although these hotels are historic, they have many of the up-to-date comforts that help you relax or keep in touch during your trip. You'll find your room outfitted with a comfortable bed, and about everything else you'll need for a wonderful visit.

After you have explored the hotel property, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by visiting the museums and famed landmarks. Undoubtedly, all this perusing through the past will stimulate your appetite. Make sure to scan the comments and review the places other visitors to Barcelona thought were worth visiting. You can also ask your hotel's concierge so you can find out where the best areas to grab a pint or dinner in Barcelona are.

Your Barcelona Accommodation Is Ready for You

If you want to get the most from your Barcelona visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your time spent in this renowned region. Having 5589 of these one-of-a-kind hotels to choose from. Rates on these Barcelona historic hotels range from $65 to . You are sure to discover at a great rate. But, just like the historical locations you're exploring, these rates won't last indefinitely. Book soon to get your room in one of these historic properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Barcelona?
Barcelona draws tourists with its historical relevance so be sure to visit the notable monuments and prominent churches. Be sure to check out the array of shops and acclaimed theater scene while you’re here. You can also discover the fascinating museums in this vibrant area.
What's the best hotel in Barcelona that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel Colón Barcelona is a top 4-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a full-service spa and a restaurant. Barcelona Cathedral is a short walk away. Other choices close to historic sites include Arai Aparthotel and Hotel Nouvel.
How many historical hotels are there in Barcelona?
Barcelona has 5758 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 825 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Barcelona?
Barcelona is notable for its monuments and cathedral, and landmarks include Palau Guell, Barcelona Cathedral, and Palau de la Musica Catalana. Known for its art and museums, cultural venues include Picasso Museum, Casa Mila, and Poble Espanyol. Other popular sights include La Rambla and Placa de Catalunya.
What is a historic hotel like in Barcelona?
When you book a historic hotel, you’ll enjoy a vacation in a place that has an official historic designation. A castle, stately home, palace or even a pub, lodge, old police station, or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are often preserved within the guestrooms or public spaces of such hotels in Barcelona, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The physical building and architecture of historic hotels tend to be what’s most important. For a heritage hotel, it’s mainly the cultural value as well as how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Barcelona have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades, but interiors include modern conveniences and safety features. Guests should expect the popular amenities you’d find in a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, and updated bathroom facilities. In Barcelona, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you will stay in a place that’s rundown.

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