Get an overview of this hotelStylish Barcelona hotel near Plaça de Catalunya

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Business center

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 fitness facilities 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.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 13 November 2017 to 30 April 2018 (dates subject to change):
  • Spa

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.

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. An outdoor pool is provided.

The hotel offers business facilities with a conference room, and audio-visual equipment. Wireless Internet access is available free of charge throughout the building.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

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

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.

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).

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

Spa Services

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

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 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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
No cribs (infant beds) available
Property Registry Number - HB-004349
Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 5 rooms. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 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.

Optional extras

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
  • Hotel 1898
  • Hotel 1898 Barcelona
  • 1898 Barcelona
  • 1898 Hotel Barcelona
  • Hotel 1898 Barcelona, Catalonia

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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