Hotel 1898

Barcelona, Spain

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    Wellness centre
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    Indoor pool
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    Spa
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    Double bedroom
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    Classic room
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    Superior room
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    Deluxe room
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    Privilege bedroom
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    Luxury bathroom
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    Breakfast room
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    Breakfast room
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    Bar lounge
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    Colonial-style bar
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    Restaurant H1898
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    La Isabela terrace
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    Indoor swimming pool
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    Business corner
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About the hotel

Situated in the lively heart of Barcelona, Hotel 1898 offers the perfect setting from which to enjoy all the city has to offer. Taking its place on the famous La Rambla and next to Plaza Catalunya, the hotel's location is ideal whether for a business trip or simply to explore the local attractions; the best of the city's culture is within easy reach.

The grand exterior of the 19th century building is as impressive as the contemporary decor within, and whether you’re lucky enough to sleep in the super sophisticated Colonial Suites or the other equally superior rooms, you're sure to feel like royalty thanks to its historical palatial style and modern amenities.

The only hotel in the area to offer a spa and two swimming pools all year round, the Hotel 1898 is beautifully presented and elegant in its appearance, complete with a rooftop terrace from which to look out over the stunning skyline.

Hotel Facilities

  • Spa
  • Roof terrace
  • Heated outdoor pool and indoor swimming pool
  • Meeting rooms
  • Restaurants and bar
  • Sauna, fitness room and steam room
  • Free Wireless Internet
  • Business centre with free Internet
  • Parking
  • Library
  • Room options

    The accommodation at this hotel does not disappoint; classic decor with a modern twist, bright and airy spaces and inspired design bring together the past and the present, balancing the 19th century architecture with various textiles to create a space of comfort and luxury.

    Warm colourings, hardwood floors and natural materials contribute to the relaxed atmosphere. Choose from Classic rooms, Superior rooms, Privilege rooms, Deluxe rooms, Junior Suite or the beautifully adorned Colonial Suite.

    Classic rooms are based around the hotel's interior patio for peace and quiet, while Superior rooms offer more space and large double paned windows so you can observe the bustling streets surrounding the hotel, including La Rambla. The Junior Suite has the added luxury of a living room for extra comfort, located on the sixth floor and with great views, while the Colonial Suite is not only the most exquisite of the accommodation in style and space, but boasts a private terrace and pool; idyllic for those who want to escape.

    Dining

    • Restaurant H1898 - overlooking the hustle and bustle of La Rambla from its place on the first floor, it is decorated with mural photographs by Maria Espeus. It offers delicious dishes using fresh ingredients from the famous La Boqueria market which is near to the hotel. Try a bottle from their exclusive wine list to complement the Mediterranean cuisine.
    • La Isabela - restaurant and bar based on the terrace by the pool, open from April to October offering tasty tapas and refreshing cocktails for warm summer evenings
    • Bar H1898 - set in the hotel lobby, perfect for a drink before or after dinner

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    Things to Do & Local Attractions

    With its prime location on La Rambla, there is no better place to stay than Hotel 1898 if you are hoping to explore the finer sights of Barcelona, a cultural gem with so much to experience and see.

    When not enjoying the tranquil spa facilities and winding down, the best way to discover the area is on foot taking in the galleries, architecture and shopping on offer. Unique artwork, a beachside location, fascinating history and a plethora of avenues and boulevards make Barcelona the ultimate destination for getting away from it all.

    • Las Ramblas, Barcelona's par excellence boulevard
    • The Santa Maria del Mar church
    • The Cathedral Barcelona and its cloister garden
    • Plaza del Rei and its monument
    • Montcada St, where you’ll find the Picasso Museum
    • Plaza Sant Jaume, bordered by the City Hall and Catalonian Regional Palace
    • The Liceu Theatre, the home of great opera
    • Plaza de Sant Felip Neri, a wonderful little plaza that remains a secret to most tourists
    • Ciutadella Park, a large park inspired by the Gardens of Luxemburg in Paris, which covers most of the grounds of the old military fortress
    • Casa Batllo

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    Getting there

    Hotel 1898
    Barcelona, Spain

    Barcelona's El Prat is 20 minutes from the hotel by car.

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    Business Facilities

    • Meeting rooms
    • Audiovisual equipment
    • Projectors
    • Plasma screens
    • Laptops
    • Technical staff

    Unique Selling Points

    • Central location
    • Health spa
    • Luxurious rooms and suites
    • Plenty of meeting rooms
    • Audio equipment available
    • Free Internet
    • Business centre
    • Two pools
    • Restaurants
    • Library

    Top Incentive Attractions

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Personal shoppers
    • Casa Batllo
    • Picasso Museum
    • Liceu Theatre
    • Plaza de Sant Felip Neri
    • Las Ramblas

    Meeting Facilities

    Meeting Rooms
    Colonial Meeting Rooms202.805.4 x 3.7
    15--12121012
    Central Colonial Room342.806.3 x 5.4
    15--15161020
    Villa Ángela1172.5018.7 x 6.3
    150-9035407090
    Punta de Fuego552.847.4 x 7.4-
    50-3020253050
    Mar de Filipinas1042.8413.3 x 7.9-
    90-6040486090
    Filipinas1052.8420.8 x 7.4-
    180-1205060100120
    Sierra Madre1002.709.0 x 11.2-
    120-6035406060
    Bahía de Manila832.707.5 x 11.15-
    120-6035405060
    Manila1842.7016.5 x 11.2-
    200-150-150120150

    Luxury spa escape in Spain

    After a day full of sightseeing along Las Ramblas nearby, return to Hotel 1898 and immerse yourself in the wonderful luxuries that the Hotel 1898 has to offer.

    Take advantage of the amazing spa facilities at the hotel 1898, with styles that take you to the Far East. This includes exotic body wraps and numerous aromatherapy techniques which will leave you feeling happily refreshed and revitalised.

    The hotel also boasts an experienced beauty team, offering facial and body treatments that will have a lasting effect even after your holiday is over. The staff work hard to create an experience for your body, mind and soul which will have you coming back time and time again.

    Not only is there a pool underground, with underwater lighting to create a cave-like atmosphere, you will also find on the 7th floor a rooftop pool too which is open all year round. It offers fantastic panoramic views of the surrounding city, and gives you the chance to experience the bustling city below while remaining relaxed from above.

    Wellness treatments in Barcelona

    • Luxury spa and countless therapies to indulge in: body wraps, aromatherapies, revitalizing rituals, and beauty treatments
    • Unique historic building, with beautiful architecture
    • Rooftop and underground heated pools
    • Located on Las Ramblas, close to Barri Gotic area and Catalunya Sq.

    Hotel bookings and reservations

    Booking Support:

    UK: 020 7380 3658
    US: +1888 222 8859
    Int: +1 972 894 1182
    E: Send an Email

    Meeting and Incentive Groups:

    T: +44 (0) 20 7380 8557
    E: mis@ghotw.com

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