Napols Aparthotel, Barcelona is concept in hotels that offers greater independence to its customers. There are few amenities - no food, pool, gym or bar. However, rooms are cleaned daily and there is a 24 hour front desk. The rooms are more like apartments - they have kitchens and living rooms. This is a useful option for families travelling to the city as many of the rooms sleep up to 4 people.
Napols Aparthotel is located close to the area of Arc de Triomf. It is slightly outside of the heart of the city centre, whilst still remaining a 15 minute walk from areas such as Passeig de Gràcia and Plaza Catalunya. The aparthotel is located conveniently close to Barcelona Nord bus station. This will appeal to people travelling to Girona airport, as buses from the airport have Barcelona Nord as their final destination.
There is no pool or gym in the aparthotel. There is also no restaurant or bar. Room service is not available.
Pets are not allowed in the hotel.
Day use rooms are not available.
There are no meeting rooms in the hotel. Wi-Fi is not available.
There are no rooms in the hotel that are suitable for wheelchair users.
There are a total of 39 apartments in the hotel. All of the rooms are either doubles, triples or for 4 people. The apartments are all between 50 meters squared and 90 metres squared in size. They all provide a fully equipped kitchen, a living room, a dining area, a bathroom and one or two bedrooms.
None of the rooms have balconies. There is double-glazing on all of the windows. However, those hoping for a very peaceful night's seep should request a room at the interior of the aparthotel.
Smoking is permitted in all of the rooms of the aparthotel.
|Barcelona Nord Station|
The hotel is located a 10 minute walk from Barcelona Nord Station. This will appeal to those arriving to Girona airport, as this is where coaches from the airport arrive. It is also a useful option for those hoping to make day trips from the city, as areas like Girona are more than just an airport town and offer their own touristic sites of interest.
The hotel is also a 10 minute walk from the Arc de Triomf. This is a monument similar to the famous arch in Paris. It sits at the top of an attractive and pedestrainised stretch of road. The area is lined with distinctive and ornate street lamps with stone benches at their base - an enjoyable setting to partake in a few hours of people watching.
The Arc de Triomf also looks down upon the entrance to the Parc de la Ciutadella. This is one of Barcelona's most attractive parks. It contains a small lake with rowing boats, various sculptures and lots of palm trees to provide shade in the summer heat.
The aparthotel is a 15 - 20 minute walk from Plaza de Catalunya and the Ramblas. These are generally seen to be Barcelona's central tourist hubs. The Ramblas is the home of many souvenir shops, street entertainers and terraces.
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. From Passeig de Gràcia take the Purple line on the metro to Tetuán, the hotel is 5 minutes walk from the metro station. Alternatively, if you have a lot of luggage, a taxi will take 10 minutes and cost around €10.00.
Via Bus: Take the 'Aerobus' to Plaza Catalunya from directly outside the airport. The Aerobus generally runs every 10 - 15 minutes and the journey time is 30 minutes. A single will cost €5.75. From here, take the metro from Catalunya to Arc de Triomf on the Red Line, from the metro station the hotel is a 5 minute walk.
Aparthotel Napols offers the benefits of an apartment, teamed with the benefits of a hotel. Its location, slightly outside of the tourist centre, ensures that the room prices are reasonable. Room sizes will appeal to families. The kitchens will be useful to those attempting to enjoy a budget break.
Napols ApartHotel - 2 Star
Calle Napols, 116
08013 Barcelona, España
Metro: Arc de Triomf (Red Line, L1) and Tetuán (Purple Line, L2)