Grand Hotel Central, Small Luxury Hotels

Rated 9.1 in 1010 reviews. 147 rooms.


In an elegant building dating back to 1926, completely refurbished and located right in the heart of Barcelona, you will enjoy the Grand Hotel Central.

Grand Central Hotel Barcelona is a design hotel offering fantastic views of the Gothic Quarter and Barcelona Cathedral from its rooftop infinity pool. It has stylish rooms and free high-speed WiFi.

The elegantly refurbished hotel is housed in an early 20th-century building and it is a clear example of the Catalan Noucentisme.

The air-conditioned rooms at the Grand Hotel Barcelona have a modern design. They are equipped with a 32-inch Loewe TV and a free minibar replenished daily with soft drinks and snacks. Each one has a bathroom with a large, rain-effect shower and luxury toiletries.

The Grand Central’s restaurant, Bistro Helena, serves innovative Catalan food. The trendy Sky Bar, on the rooftop, is the perfect place to enjoy a dinner, a cocktail or both overlooking the city lights of Barcelona.

The hotel has a fitness centre and massage services are also offered. Staff at the 24-hour reception can provide information about what to see and do in Barcelona, and you can also hire a car or a bicycle. City WiFi devices are also available, allowing internet access outside the hotel.

The Born district, full of stylish shops and restaurants, is just 3 minutes’ walk from the Grand Central Hotel.

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Grand Hotel Central, Small Luxury Hotels

  1. Cuines de Santa Caterina

    Try the patatas bravas in the bar

    137 m from hotel
    Avinguda de Francesc Cambó, 16

  2. Mercat de Santa Caterina

    What a roof! We love the Santa Caterina market, but we love its colourful roof just as much!

    155 m from hotel
    Av. de Francesc Cambó, 16

  3. Koy Shunka

    Probably one of the best japanese restaurants in Europe. Ferran Adrià thinks so as well ;)

    214 m from hotel
    C. Copons, 7

  4. Bar del Pla

    try the cheesecake, it's the best cheesecake!

    224 m from hotel
    C. Montcada, 2

  5. L'Antic Teatre

    Great atmosphere in this joint.

    279 m from hotel
    C. Verdaguer i Callís, 12

  6. Palau de la Música Catalana (Palacio de la Música Catalana)

    One of the central works of Catalan Modernista architecture and a great live venue. Architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner does not receive as much attention as Gaudi, but is equally worthy.

    350 m from hotel
    C. Palau de la Música, 4-6

  7. El Xampanyet

    Serving homemade xampanyet since 1929...

    351 m from hotel
    C. Montcada, 22

  8. Mercat Princesa

    Delicious Food. Highly recommended.

    376 m from hotel
    Flassaders 21

  9. Mercat de Sant Josep - La Boqueria

    While technically a market, there are many tiny counters to gather around and sample the spot's immense variety. Check out the array and plan your next meal while snacking on spectacular fruit salad.

    0.6 km from hotel
    La Rambla, 91

  10. Plaça de Catalunya (Plaza de Cataluña)

    A great starting point for a day in the city, and a pleasant spot for people-watching. The square has some nice Modernist art.. and plenty of pigeons.

    0.6 km from hotel
    Pl. Catalunya

  11. Parc de la Ciutadella (Parque de la Ciudadela)

    This chilled out park provides some welcome respite from the bustling city centre. The fountains are impressive, and it's worth renting one of the rowing boats to enjoy a relaxed afternoon.

    0.8 km from hotel
    Parc de la Ciutadella

  12. Plaça d'Espanya (Plaza de España)

    There are not many better places to be first thing in the morning than at Barcelona's Plaça Espanya!

    2.6 km from hotel
    Pl. d'Espanya