This bijou hotel is housed in a former Medieval palace and has retained all of the charm of its former glory. Period features have been carefully preserved and enhanced with subtle touches of modernity for maximum comfort. Located on the popular Plaça de San Felipe Neri (from which the hotel gets its name), the Hotel Neri is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the enchantment of the Gothic Quarter.
Hotel Neri, +34 933 04 06 55
This luxury five-star hotel is located in side a majestic neoclassical building on the Via Laetana, a former residence of one the Counts of Barcelona. In contrast to its exterior, the Ohla Hotel Barcelona boasts an avant-garde décor complete with original artwork by local artist Frederic Amat. The rooms are modern with a designer feel and stylish bathrooms, while the cocktail bar and rooftop swimming pool are the perfect urban hangouts when you’re too tired to venture out.
Ohla Hotel, Via Laietana, 49, Barcelona, Spain +34 933 41 50 50
This chic three-star hotel is a handy pied-à-terre from which to explore the artsy El Born neighborhood, home to the Picasso Museum and Saint Catherine’s market. The rooms are comfortable and well-equipped, and the décor is casual yet elegant – but for something special, book one of the coveted suites that offer the extra room you’ll come to appreciate during longer stays. The hotel restaurant has a good reputation in town and regularly attracts both tourists and locals – be sure to book in advance to avoid surprises.