|Reservation information for the Hotel Inglaterra Barcelona|
For such a central hotel the Inglaterra has a varied list of facilities. There is a lobby bar and a small restaurant called Redcafé. There is a library where you can sit and read both the Spanish and international press. The terrace on the roof is gorgeous and has some lovely views, especially in the evening when you can sit and have a drink in the candle light and take in Barcelona's skyline. The hotel offers a laundry service, a courier service and even a florist service.
The Inglaterra has one room, the Britannia, to meet all your function needs. The room has a capacity of 40 people and is equipped with all the latest technology.
The 60 rooms in the Hotel Inglaterra have all been designed elegantly with some original design touches, they are very welcoming to come back to after a long day taking in the sights of Barcelona. Some rooms even have a small outside seating area. All the rooms have air-conditioning, a mini-bar, satellite TV, Wi-Fi and internet connections. As well as phone, a desk and beautiful modern bathrooms.
Hotel Location and Facilities
|Area around Hotel Inglaterra Barcelona|
The hotel is located a short walk from many places of interest. Las Ramblas is at the bottom of the street, Passeig de Gràcia, home to some of Gaudí's building and some very up-markets shops is a 5 minute walk away. The area known as El Raval is behind the hotel and has the MACBA contemporary art museum and some little hidden gems of shops and cafes. There is a pharmacy in Plaça Universitat, a Starbucks across the street, and an internet place just on Plaça Catalunya. You are also in shopping central, Calle Pelai has the largest concentration of shoe shops so it's lucky that there's a cash point a block down. You have use of 2 metro stops, Plaça Catalunya and Plaça Universitat if you fancy wandering a bit further a field out of the centre of the city.
How to travel from the airport to the hotel
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:
Public transport transfer options
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. The hotel is a 10 minute walk from the station.
Via Bus The Aerobus will also take you from the Airport to Catalunya station and costs €5.90 . The journey time is around 30 minutes. You have a 3 minute walk to your the Hotel from the station.
In a nutshell
A boutique-style hotel which is modern and elegant. The central location and good design makes it a good choice for stylish travellers who like to be at the centre of the action.
Hotel Inglaterra - 3 Star
Calle de Pelai, 14
Metro: Plaça Universitat (Red Line, L1) or Plaça Catalunya (Green Line, L3) both about 3 minutes.