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Cheap hotels in Barcelona in June 2016

Where should we sleep in Barcelona is one of the most recurrent questions, every month we do a selection for you of the best deals in the city with certain quality parameters and our tips on the area that they are located in.Prices are subject to change but here you will find my selection of accommodations in Barcelona for June 2016. The prices shown below …

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Cheap hotels in Barcelona in May 2016

I get a lot of questions on where should we sleep in Barcelona and if Barcelona is as expensive as it seems, to help you out I have done an article about the cost of living in Barcelona and we will start a series called Cheap hotels in Barcelona that every month, we will do a compilation of good offers.Prices are subject to change but here you will find my …

W hotel Barcelona
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W hotel Barcelona

The W hotel is one of the trendiest places in town and can be seen from the coast, since it has the shape of a sail and now has become one of the skyline buildings more famous in town.The building was designed by Ricardo Bofill and it is located in the beachfront, in the Barceloneta boardwalk. The hotel has 473 rooms with amazing views of the city and the M…

5 star hotels in Barcelona
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5 star hotels in Barcelona

Barcelona has plenty of 5-star hotels, more than 20 and this number grows every year. Many of the 5-star hotels belong to an international chain but there are also individual hotels with high standards that are worth to stay at.What distinguishes a 5-star hotel from other categories is the level of service and high standards in everything they do. The locat…

Bed and Breakfast in Barcelona
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Bed and Breakfast in Barcelona

Bed and Breakfast are a bit of a different concept, you stay at someone's house, you are hosted by someone so the stay is more personal even though it is a business, of course, but you have the chance to have contact with locals.In general B&B are a more affordable accommodation, cheaper than hotels but the style and coolness of posh hostels which were …

Hostels Barcelona
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Hostels Barcelona

Barcelona is a young city and as such has a wide variety of hostels to choose from, a hostel is a good choice to meet other travellers that are in the same city and a good option to save some pennies in accommodation. Hostels normally have shared facilities such as kitchen, laundry and even a play room or some a library or a lounge area to stay.Hostels are …

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Appartments in Barcelona

If you visit Barcelona in group or with your family, an apartment might be the best choice so you will all be in the same place. Rent a holiday apartment in Barcelona is an easy task and there are plenty to choose from.There are many advantages to stay in an apartment in Barcelona: You can save money if you occupy the apartment with the maximum occupancy …

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Hotel 3 stars

If you would like to stay in a fancy place but with a reasonable price and less luxury than 4 or 5-star hotels a 3-star hotel might be the perfect accommodation. The city has a huge range of accommodations of this category.As any hotel of their category they offer private rooms with air conditioning, Tv and minibar, they might have a restaurant too than in …

Hotel 4 stars
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Hotel 4 stars

Barcelona has plenty of 4-star hotels, if you like good hotels, but you are not up for 5-star prices, this is your option, you can get good prices in less busy or centric parts of town that are accessible by public transportation. Being in a centric location means higher prices but it all depends on what are your priorities regarding accommodation.4-star ho…

The best hotel terraces in Barcelona
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The best hotel terraces in Barcelona

Summer is coming and it is always a good choice to enjoy a drink in a terrace. Every year at the end of May and beginning of June is the week of hotel terraces in Barcelona, and this year is no different, from 30th May to 8th June 2014 is Terrace week . At mesqhotels, is where you can find all activities being held at the hotel terraces, all hotels that…

Hotel Market: boutique style hotel at a great price
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Hotel Market: boutique style hotel at a great price

Hotel Market is a boutique style hotel in Barcelona, it has a lovely minimalistic design that makes you want to stay at the hotel. It is located right in front Sant Antoni market, I love this area, full of life and it allows you to visit the city as a local. The hotel belongs to the Andilana group, we stayed with them in Palamós and they also have restaur…

Aspasios apartments: a weekend in my own city
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Aspasios apartments: a weekend in my own city

I live in Barcelona but sometimes you miss a lot of things on your own city, so a weekend like a tourist it is a good exercise to open your eyes and look around. I have been in Aspasios Apartments before but I did not stayed for the night, it was a blogging night out there. I was the lucky one to win a 100 euro voucher for La Roca Village at the bloggin…

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Inout hostel: 90% of its workers with disabilities!

Inout hostel is a bed and breakfast located in Barcelona in a natural environment in the woods. Oh yes Barcelona has woods and beautiful green areas, this is one of them. The hostel has a sports court, swimming pool and in the middle of green natural environment just 15min with the train from Barcelona city centre. What makes this hostel special is peop…

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Melon district: a cool student residence in Barcelona

I had the chance to stay at Melon District Marina in Barcelona. If you have never heard of it this is the info you are looking for. Melon district is a complex that offers services just like a student residence but also offers accommodation for travellers. Melon District has two buildings in Barcelona one in Marina and another one in Poble Sec. I stayed…

Mandarin Oriental Barcelona luxury in Passeig de gràcia
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Mandarin Oriental Barcelona luxury in Passeig de gràcia

I had the chance of doing a visit in Mandarin Oriental in Barcelona, I have also worked in the hotel so I know it quite well on the inside. It is a special spot of luxury in middle of Passeig de Gràcia. A luxury 5 stars hotel that defines itself in every single detail with interior decoration by Spanish designer Patricia Orquiola. I love the decoration in t…