|Reservation Information For The Apsis Sant Angelo|
Apsis Sant Angelo Hotel is located right next to the Parc de Joan Mirò. It is a standard three star hotel that is well located for those who require a close proximity to Plaza Espanya. The majority of the hotel's guests are people attending conferences at the Fira de Barcelona -one of Barcelona's largest convention centres. The hotel may be slightly out of the heart of the city centre for some people's tastes. However, places of interest in the local vicinity such as the Mirò Park and Barcelona Palace add to its appeal.
The hotel itself has a small lobby area with a classic style. It has wooden walls, except for one, which is a green marble. There is a small seating area with beige furniture and a wooden front desk. Hotel staff are friendly and helpful in answering questions.
There is no pool, gym or bar in the hotel. A buffet breakfast is available from 07:00 - 10:30 . It costs €14.00 (plus tax) per person.
There is no room service available in the hotel. Pets are not allowed.
Short stay (day use) rooms are available subject to availability. They cost 50% of the normal room price.
Check-in time is at 15:00 and check-out time is at 12:00 noon .
There are no meeting or conference rooms in the hotel. There is Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel at a cost of €10.00 for 1 hour and €17.00 for 24 hours. There are no computers available for use in the hotel.
There is one room in the hotel that has been adapted for disable use. It has widened doors and a special bath. There are lifts to all floors.
There are a total of 50 rooms in the hotel, over 5 floors. 20 of the rooms are doubles, 17 have queen size beds and the rest are singles. There are 4 rooms that are large enough to fit an extra bed. This is free for children under 12 and is €20.00 - €25.00 for people over the age of 12.
All of the single rooms in the hotel are interior rooms. These will be the quietest rooms in the hotel. However, all of the exterior rooms have double-glazing and the road on which the hotel is situated is reasonably quiet.
All rooms include air-conditioning, television with satellite, hairdryer, mini-bar and safe.
There is no room service available.
There are 5 rooms in the hotel where smoking is permitted. The rest of the hotel is non-smoking.
|Parc de Joan Mirò|
|Parc de Joan Mirò's library building|
At the end of the street where the hotel is located is the Parc de Joan Mirò. This is a large city park, with a sandy floor and lots of palm trees. It also includes the famous 'Woman and Bird' sculpture and a building housing a small library. This is a modernist building with few windows and sand coloured walls.
|Fira de Barcelona|
The hotel is also a five minute walk from Plaza Espanya. This is home of Barcelona's Palace - the Palau Nacional. The Palace looks proudly down onto the square, a wide and elegant structure, with a central dome and large windows. The Palace houses the National Museum of Catalonian Art. It also sits behind a large fountain. These fountains are the site of the famous Magic Fountain shows that take place for free at weekends. Please see our Guide to the Magic Fountains.
Plaza Espanya is also home of the Fira de Barcelona. This is Barcelona's largest conference centre and hosts regular international conventions in many and varied fields of business and leisure. Guests of the hotel will be conveniently close to the centre.
If you don't speak Spanish and you are unfamiliar with Barcelona booking a private airport transfer is a good option to consider. Once booked, you will have someone waiting to meet you at Barcelona airport to take you to your hotel. They will be holding a sign with your name on it. You need to book this service online before you leave by following the links below.
You can reserve a shared minibus transfer from Barcelona Airport to your hotel or vice versa. Note that this service is not a private service for you own group but the minibus will be shared with other passengers.
Via Taxi: A taxi from the airport should take about 25 minutes and cost around €25.00 - €30.00 depending on traffic and luggage.
Via Train: The RENFE train leaves the airport every half an hour and will take you to Passeig de Gràcia in 25 minutes. You can either use the T10 transport ticket from the airport (T10 costs €9.80 for 10 separate journeys on Barcelona public transport) or you can buy a single fare ticket for €3.80 . You then change at Passeig de Gràcia onto the Yellow Line metro and travel one stop to Urquinaona and then change onto the Red Line and travel to Rocafort. Your hotel is then 10 minutes walk from the metro.
Via Bus: Take the 'Aerobus' to Plaza de Catalunya from directly outside the airport. The Aerobus generally runs every 10 - 15 minutes and the journey time is 30 minutes. The hotel is a little too far to walk from the station. You can take a taxi from the train station if you have lots of luggage. This will take about 5 minutes and cost around €6.00. Alternatively you can take the Red Line from Plaza de Catalunya to Rocafort where the hotel is just a short walk away. It should take around 10 minutes.
Apsis Sant Angelo Hotel Barcelona is a standard hotel that is likely to be seen as convenient and functional for its guests. It is slightly too far from the heart of Barcelona city centre to appeal to tourists. However, it is affordable and reliable for those who don't mind doing some walking.
Apsis Sant Angelo Hotel - 3 Star
Consejo de Ciento, 74
08015 Barcelona, España
Metro: Rocafort (Red Line, L1)