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Cava Winery and Sitges Village Tour from Barcelona
Excursion to visit the famous Cava Winery Cordorniu, located outside of Barcelona in Sant Sadurni D'Noia. Then we stop in Sitges village, with beautiful Modernist architecture... Read more...Tours in Cataluña

Barcelona, Spain - Travel & Accommodation Guide

Plaza De Espana, Madrid, Spain, Europe

Hotels in the Plaza de España area - Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona- Capital of Catalunya and a place of constant fascination.  A mixture of modern, gothic and modernist, with wonderful architecture, museums, cathedrals and other places to visit.  Visit our photo galleries for more information on the available tourism options in this exciting city or read the featured travel articles below:
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Plaza de España (Plaça d'Espanya) is one of Barcelona's most important squares, built on the occasion of the 1929 International Exhibition, held at the foot of Montjuïc, in the Sants-Montjuïc district.  One of the city's biggest squares, it is the junction of several major thoroughfares: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, Avinguda del Paral·lel, Carrer de la Creu Coberta and Carrer de Tarragona, and leads to the Palau Nacional through Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, which houses one of Catalonia's finest museums, the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC). It was designed by Josep Amargós. The fountain at the centre of the square was designed by Josep Maria Jujol, a collaborator of Antoni Gaudí, while Miquel Blay designed the statues. The buildings were designed by Nicolau Maria Rubió i Tudurí.
- Venetian Towers - they are 47 m (154 ft) tall and lead the way to the MNAC via Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, an avenue commonly used to host trade fairs.
- Fira de Barcelona
- Parc de Joan Miró - previously known as Parc de l'Escorxador (Abbatoir Park), it is nowadays named after the Catalan painter Joan Miró, whose 22-metre-tall statue Dona i Ocell (Woman and Bird) can be seen in one of its corners (see photo on right).
- Arenas de Barcelona, a bullring - It was built in 1900 in the Moorish Revival style and is being converted into a shopping center.
Plaza De Espana Erected for the 1929 Exposition, Parque Maria Luisa, Seville, Andalusia, Spain
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Hotel Vilamari Hotel Vilamari, Barcelona
The Vilamari is a 4 star hotel, just a few minutes from the Plaza de España. Its wonderful location offers great comfort for business and pleasure stays. Completely equipped meeting rooms, fitness centre with a sauna and jacuzzi, car park and all the conveniences in the centre of Barcelona. When you enter your room, you will feel like you have entered into a place deigned to help you rest, like the four pillows on your bed. Exclusive details, such as the special reading lamps on the bed head, smoker/non-smoker rooms, room service and personal climate control. Designed to make you feel that your room is always how you want it.
B-Hotel B-Hotel Barcelona
The B-Hotel in Barcelona, is a trendy, boutique-style property located in the bustling square of Plaza de Espana. The hotel is situated nearby the Congress Centre, Montjuich mountain and Spanish Village. Set in the middle of Barcelona, the hotel is just two kilometers from the lively cafes and market stalls of Las Ramblas and 500 meters from the Miró Museum and Olympic Stadium at Montjuic.  Guests can relax on the B-Hotel's sun-drenched terraces, take in city views from the poolside bar and go for a workout at the gym. Guests travelling on business can benefit from the business centre which includes meeting rooms for up to 90 people, audio-visual equipment, exhibit space and banquet facilities.   Guests can update sightseeing itineraries via the complimentary Internet access while the concierge can make restaurant reservations and book tickets for local shows and events in Barcelona.
Expo Hotel Expo Hotel Barcelona
The Expo Hotel is 500 meters from Fira Exhibition Centre in the business district in Barcelona, Spain. Montjuic Palace with its illuminated fountains and gardens, is one kilometer from the hotel, while the attractions of the historic center and Las Ramblas are two kilometers away. 50 meters from Sants train station Barcelona International Airport is 15 kilometers away. El Mall is a buffet-style restaurant, its tiled floor, bare brick walls and vaulted wooden ceilings reminiscent of a Catalan cave. The menu specialises in Catalan and Spanish dishes such as paella, fish soup and turbot with beans and mushrooms.  The Atelier Restaurant serves Mediterranean specialities and wines in an informal setting, decorated in cream and flooded with natural light. There is also a bar for snacks and drinks, accompanied. 
Hotel Fira Palace Barcelona
The modern Hotel Fira Palace Barcelona is located in Barcelona, Spain, adjacent to the Plaza de Espana, and within 500 metres of the Montjuic park and complex. The nearest metro station is Espanya. Barcelona Airport (BCN) is 16 kilometres from the hotel.  El Mall is a buffet-style restaurant, its tiled floor, bare brick walls and vaulted wooden ceilings reminiscent of a Catalan cave. The menu specialises in Catalan and Spanish dishes such as paella, fish soup and turbot with beans and mushrooms.  There is a gym with cardiovascular and weights equipment, fitness classes, an indoor lap pool and sauna.  The Hotel Fira Palace Barcelona's 276 spacious and soundproofed guestrooms are decorated in neutral tones with contrasting fabrics. All rooms have air conditioning, high-speed Internet access (surcharge), minibars and safes.
Vincci Arena Hotel, Barcelona
The contemporary Vincci Arena hotel is located in Barcelona's Montjuic district. It is within one kilometre of the Joan Miro Foundation and two kilometres from the bustling Las Ramblas boulevard. The nearest metro stations are Tarragona and Hostafrancs.  The informal Arena Bar serves drinks, and there are several dining options in the area. Room service is also available.  Vincci Arena has meeting rooms for small groups and wireless Internet access.  There is a fitness room at the Vincci Arena hotel. Staff are available at the front desk 24 hours a day and can arrange childcare and give sightseeing advice. The 84 air-conditioned guestrooms at the Vincci Arena hotel are on seven floors and feature contemporary decor in neutral tones. 
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Latest update: September 21, 2017