Grand Hotel Central

Via Laietana 30, Barcelona, Catalonia, 08003, Spain

At the edge of the Gothic Quarter, very near the Barcelona cathedral, this fashionable midtown hotel is popular with business and pleasure travelers alike. Rooms are soothingly done in neutral tones; furnishings are generic-modern and comfortable. Full amenities include robe and slippers, Gilchrist & Soames toiletries, big soaker tubs. The hotel's City Bar and Restaurant offers creative Mediterranean cuisine in an elegant, minimalist setting; the roof terrace and infinity pool offer a unique perch over the city's 2,000-year-old Roman and Gothic central nucleus. In the spa's "Thermal Suite" you can book private sessions in the sauna and steam bath.

PROS

  • excellent location between the Gothic Quarter and the Born
  • attentive service
  • sleek look
  • first-rate spa

CONS

  • a bit hard on the budget
  • no pets
  • lower-floor rooms on the busy thoroughfare can be noisy, despite the soundproofing

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 93-295–7900

HOTEL DETAILS

125 rooms, 22 suites
Rate Includes: No meals

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