We have hand picked the 5 star hotels listed on this page because they offer excellent access to the city centre and all the main attractions. All of these hotels have a nearby metro (with the exception of the Gran Florida). A metro stop near to your hotel is a big plus since it offers you convenient and ready access to the rest of the city.
Although the Gran Florida is less accessible than the other 5 star hotels on this page we could not leave it out from our selection. The Gran Florida is such an outstanding and luxiourious hotel. In addition it offers absolutely stunning views of the city. If you're happy to take a taxi from the hotel then you'll be in the heart of the city centre in under 15 minutes.
On our review pages you'll find photos of each hotel along with descriptions of the neighbourhood and location surrounding the hotels. We've also included a list of sights of interest near the hotels. To help you see exactly what the area is like around the hotel we've linked the relevant sections of our photo galleries. We have also provided a map at the foot of this page showing the exact location of each 5 star luxury hotel in Barcelona.
|Arts hotel 5 star luxury hotel barcelona|
Arts Hotel Barcelona
Carrer de la Marina, 19-21
08005 Barcelona, España
Metro: Ciutadella Vila Olimpica - (Yellow Line, L4) 10 minutes walk
Hotel Arts Barcelona is one of the most popular 5 Star Luxury Hotels in the city. Owned by the Palace Carlton group it offers you modern and high quality accommodation right on the sea front.
|Casa Fuster Hotel 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
Casa Fuster Hotel
Passeig de Grácia, 132
08008 Barcelona, España
Metro: Diagonal (Green Line, L3) or (Blue Line, L5)
Casa Fuster Hotel is a five star hotel offering history, impressive amenities and a strong Spanish character. The hotel is based on the Passeig de Gràcia which is famous for its deluxe shopping and Gaudí architecture.
|The Claris Hotel Barcelona|
Claris Hotel Barcelona
Pau Claris, 150
08009 Barcelona, España
Metro: Passeig de Gràcia or Diagonal (Green Line, L3)(10 minutes walk)
Based about 20 minutes walk from Plaça Catalunya and only 5 minutes from Passeig de Gràcia this 5 star hotel is in a great location. Hotel Claris is also host to the Stella restaurant which has become popular as a top restaurant in its own right.
|Gran Marina 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
Eurostars Grand Marina Hotel Barcelona
Moll de Barcelona S/N
08039 Barcelona, España
Metro: Drassanes (Green Line, L3) (15 minutes walk)
Based near the Port Vell area of Barcelona this hotel is ideally placed for easy access to the heart of Barcelona city centre. This hotel offers great views of the marina area and the hotel customer service is first class.
|Gran Florida Hotel 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
Gran Florida Hotel
Calle Vallvidrera al Tibidabo, 83-93
08035 Barcelona, España
Metro: Vallcarca (Green Line, L3)(10 minutes taxi ride)
Gran Florida is situated near Tibidabo mountain and gives you magnificent views of the whole of Barcelona. It is further out from the centre than the other 5 star hotels however if you are looking for exclusivity and luxury with wonderful views of the city this is the hotel is for you.
Grand Hotel Central
Via Laietana, 30
08003 Barcelona, España
The Grand Hotel Central is situated in the heart of the city centre within easy walking distance to many of Barcelona's main attractions such as the Cathedral, La Rambla and Picasso museum.
Metro: Jaume I (Yellow Line, L4)
|Le Meridien hotel Barcelona|
La Rambla 111
08002 Barcelona, España
Metro: Catalunya (Green Line, L3) 5 minutes walk
Based on the Ramblas you couldn't get more central a location in Barcelona for a luxury hotel.
|Majestic hotel and Spa 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
Majestic Hotel and Spa
Passeig de Gràcia, 68
08007 Barcelona, España
Metro: Passeig de Gràcia, (Green Line, L3) 2 minutes walk
The Majestic hotel and Spa offers you a very central location in the city on which to base your holiday. The hotel has a large terrace offering views of the city along with a spa facility. Passeig de Gràcia, on which the hotel is located, is famous for its shopping and the two Gaudí masterpieces - Casa Mila and Casa Batlló.
|Hotel Melia Barcelona|
Avinguda de Sarrià, 50
08029 Barcelona, España
Metro: Hospital Clinic (Blue Line, L5) 10 minutes walk.
This 5 star hotel Barcelona is a little further out from the center than the other hotels. However it has a metro stop only 10 minutes away which will take you to anywhere you want to go in the city.
|Miramar hotel 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
Plaza Carlos Ibañez, 3
08038 Barcelona, España
Metro: Paral.lel (Green Line, L3) then change for the funicular de Montjuïc and alight at- Estació Superior.
The Miramar hotel offers a picturesque and tranquil location at the top of Montjuïc mountain which is good if you are looking for a quiet location in a busy and noisy city. Although this hotel is based in the city centre it is a little more remote and difficult to get to compared to many of the other 5 star hotels however this also gives it an exclusive experience.
|Hotel Omm 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
Calle Rossello, 265
08008 Barcelona, Spain
Metro: Diagonal, (Green Line, L3) or (Blue Line, L5) 2minutes walk
|The Ritz hotel|
Palace Hotel Barcelona, Spain
Gran Via Cortes Catalanes, 668
08010 Barcelona, España
Metro: Stop -Catalunya (Green Line, L3) 10 minutes walk or Urquinaona (Red Line, L1) 10 minutes walk.
The Palace is based only 10 minutes walk to Plaça Catalunya you will also be in an ideal location to explore the city.
|Princesa Sofia Gran hotel 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
Princesa Sofia Gran Hotel
Plaza Pio XII, 4
08028 Barcelona, España
Metro: Maria Cristina, (Green Line, L3) 3 minutes walk
The Princesa Sofia Gran hotel is located in the business district of Barcelona. It is also well equipped to handle business conferences and meetings and as such is very popular with the business travellers.
|Rey Juan Carlos hotel 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
Rey Juan Carlos Hotel
Avenida Diagonal, 661-71
08028 Barcelona, España
Metro: Zona Universitaria (Green Line, L3) 10 mins
The Rey Juan Carlos is a 5 star hotel that is popular with business clients as it is situated next to the Fira conference centre. However it is also popular with tourists who want a hotel with access to luxury Spa facilities.
|W hotel 5 star Luxury hotel in Barcelona|
W Barcelona Hotel
Plaza de la Rosa dels Vents, 1
08039 Barcelona, España
Metro: Barceloneta (Yellow Line, L4) 20 minutes walk
The ultra cool W hotel stands like a giant blue windsurfing sail right on the sea front. The W hotel is a good choice if you are looking for a very modern and luxurious experience. Although it is a 20 minute walk to the nearest metro stop which gives this hotel quite an exclusive feel to it.