|Reservation information for the Hotel Santa Marta Barcelona|
In the lobby, which has 24 hour concierge, there is a drinks and cigarette machine. The hotel has restaurant which serves mostly Catalan specialties, and also includes a rustic, wooden panelled bar area. Parking is available nearby and there is a laundry service.
The hotel Santa Marta has no business facilities.
The 66 rooms at the Hotel Santa Marta are quite spacious and have a Spanish feel to them with the tiled floors and antique furnishings. They are simple and comfortable and have heating and air-conditioning, colour TV, telephone and a bathroom.
|The area around Hotel Santa Marta Barcelona|
The hotel Santa Marta is down a quiet street just next to the train station (Estacio de Franca). One of the best things about this hotel is it's proximity to the marina and beach which are a short walk away.
The metro stop is Barceloneta and is one stop away from central Barcelona, although you could walk to Las Ramblas in 15 minutes. Other nearby attractions include the Zoo and Parc Ciutadella, the area of El Borne and the Picasso museum and the aquarium. For banks, cafes and pharmacies it is best to head either down towards the beach or up towards Borne on Passeig de Colom.
The advanced booking transfers below are independent of the the public transport system. This means if there is a public transport strike these services will continue to operate as normal and you will not be affected by the strike action.
Minibus shared transfer (advanced reservation required)
A shared minibus transfer option is cheaper than the private transfer. You would need to make your way to designated meeting point at the airport.
Private transfer (advanced reservation required)
With a private transfer service the driver will be waiting for you at your arrivals gate. He will have a board or a sign with your name on it so that you can easily identify him. The driver will help you with your bags to the vehicle and then drive you to your hotel.
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 for the Yellow line for Barceloneta and your hotel is 5 minute walk from the metro stop.
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. From Catalunya you then have to change for the Green Line Metro to Passeig de Gràcia and then change again for the Yellow line for Barceloneta and your hotel is 5 minute walk from the metro stop.
The hotel Santa Marta is a quiet and simple hotel. Good for those who want to spend a lot of time on the beach but also want to be within walking distance of some of Barcelona's cultural highlights.
Hotel Santa Marta - 2 Star
Calle General Castaños, 14
Metro: Barceloneta (Yellow Line, L4) 5 minutes walk