|Reservation information for the Auto Hogar|
The reception area of this friendly hotel is full of squashy, brown leather sofa scattered with papers for you to browse. There is a door off the lobby leading to a diner-style café where breakfast is served in the morning. The hotel has a restaurant called Sidreria which specializes in Basque cuisine. There is also parking and a laundry service available.
The rooms are spacious and sparse but comfortable. The rooms at the front of the hotel have direct sunlight for most of the morning. There are 170 rooms in all, triples are also available. Rooms have a telephone, TV and a safe box. The rooms at the front of the hotel may experience more noise as Paral.lel is one of Barcelona's main roads.
The Hotel Auto Hogar has a very good location, just 10 minutes walk to Las Ramblas and to Plaça Espanya and Montjuïc with it's beautiful Palau Nacional and Magic Fountain. Paral.lel is also a busy road scattered with cafes, restaurants and other amenities. Just opposite the hotel is a metro stop Paral.lel, a cash point, an arcade and a post box!
|Area around Hotel Auto Hogar|
|Area around hotel Auto Hogar|
The hotel is a short walk away from the Sant Antoni market which is mainly a fresh food market and is wonderful to stroll around. The road leading up to the market, Ronda Sant Pau is home to many other cafes as well as some newsagents and a couple of pharmacies.
The hotel is also good for business travellers as it is near one of Barcelona's business districts with the Palace of Congressors and the Fira Barcelona event halls.
You can either arrange a private transfer or minibus shared transfer.
Private Transfer A private transfer is dedicated for you and your party only. The driver will be waiting at your arrivals gate holding a sign with your name on it. Your driver will assist you with your luggage to your own private vehicle and you will be driven directly to your hotel.
Minibus Transfer The shared minibus transfer option is cheaper than the private transfer. Unlike a private transfer you would need to make your way to a dedicated meeting point and the vehicle may be shared with other passengers. You will be taken to your hotel however there may be some stops for other passengers along the way.
You can reserve both the private or the shared transport by following this link:
Via Taxi A taxi from the airport should take about 25 minutes and cost around €25.00 - €30.00 .
Via Train The RENFE train leaves the airport every half an hour and will take you to Passeig de Gràcia station, in about 25 minutes and costs €4.10 for a single ticket. You then have to change at Passeig de Gràcia for the Green Line Metro to Paral-lel and your hotel is 1 minute walk from the metro stop.
Via Bus The Aerobus will also take you from the Airport to Plaça Catalunya and costs €5.90 . The journey time is around 30 minutes. From Catalunya you then have to catch the Green Line Metro to Paral-lel and your hotel is 1 minute walk from the metro stop.
The Hotel Auto Hogar Barcelona is a charming, basic hotel with a good atmosphere. Excellent value for money and near the centre this hotel would suit anyone from a business traveller on a budget to families.
Hotel Auto Hogar Barcelona - 2 Star
Avenida Paral.lel, 64
Metro: Paral.lel, (Green Line, L3) 1 minute walk