The hotel's lobby area is long and narrow. However, windows all along the façade allow light to stream into the area, giving it a sense of openness and space. Modern touches are added, with black leather couches, wire table lamps and one distinctive red chair that stands out against the dark wood floors.
The hotel's ground floor houses a heated pool, sauna and gym area - a feature that will appeal to you if you are looking for somewhere to relax during a business trip or conference.
There is a pool on the ground floor of the hotel. It is approximately 2 metres in width by 5 metres in length and is heated. There is also a small gym, containing a running and cycling machine. There is also a sauna.
There is also a restaurant in the hotel, serving meals. The style of the food is Mediterranean.
Pets are allowed to stay in the hotel as long as they are small.
There are three meeting rooms in the hotel. Partitioned can be removed to create one large room. The capacity of the entire space is 180 people.
Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and is free of charge.
There is also a business centre a computer with free internet access and printing in the lobby of the hotel.
Facilities for the disabled:
There are two rooms available for wheelchair users. They have widened doors and adapted bathrooms. There are showers, rather than baths in the disabled bathrooms. There are lifts to all floors.
There are a total of 99 rooms in the hotel over 6 floors. The rooms available are singles and doubles. There is also one suite that can sleep up to 4 people. There is the possibility of adding an extra bed to the rooms. All rooms have double-glazing. None have balconies or terraces.
All rooms include air conditioning, mini-bar, hair-dryer, safe, television with satellite and a telephone.
Hotel location and facilities:
The Hotel Best Western Hotel Alfa Aeropuerto location may not necessarily appeal to tourists to the city. It is located at the centre of a business park and has little of interest that is within walking distance. It is a fifteen minute drive from Barcelona Airport's T2 and 20 minutes drive from T1.
The hotel is a 5 - 10 minute taxi ride from the Hesperia Tower Hotel. This large tower is home to a rooftop restaurant with a Michelin Star.
If you would like to go into Barcelona city centre from the hotel during your stay, it is possible to catch the number 21 bus to Plaça Catalunya - which is at the top of the Ramblas.
Timetable for number 21 bus
Monday - Saturday: 05:20 - 23:20 and Public Holiday: 06:40 - 23:10
Number 21 bus frequency every: 30 Minutes
Night bus N1 timetable
Monday - Saturday: 22:40 - 06:00
How to travel from the Airport to the Hotel:
Via Taxi: A taxi from Barcelona airport T2 at the airport should take about 15 minutes. But, be aware there is a minimum taxi fare from the airport. There will also be surcharges for late night journeys or for travelling during official holidays.
Minimum taxi fare from the airport: €20.00
Walking: The hotel is a 25 minute walk from the airport T2. However, the walk would involve a dangerous journey along some major roads, so it is not advised.
|Hotel Bus Stop at The Airport|
Via Shuttle Bus: Best Western Airport Barcelona offer a shuttle bus service to and from the airport. To catch the bus it is necessary to call the hotel on arriving at the airport's T2. They will let you know how long it will be until the bus will be there to pick you up.
The bus holds a maximum of 10 people. If you are arriving into T1, the bus will pick you up from the Car Park Parking G, a three minute walk from level 1 or 0 of the terminal building.
The bus that goes from T2 holds a maximum of 10 people and picks up from a stop outside each part of T2 - T2A, T2B and T2C. To find the bus stop, look for the large bus stops outside the terminals - you will see a board with the shuttle buses for the various hotels listed on it - look out for the one with 'Hotel Alfa' written on it in red writing.
Best Western Hotel Shuttle Bus Timetable
Monday - Sunday: 05:00 - 00:30
In a nutshell:
Hotel Best Western Alfa Airport Barcelona is a four star that will appeal to those in Barcelona for business, rather than pleasure due to its location at the centre of a business park by Barcelona Airport. If this is the reason for your visit, Best Western could prove to be a comfortable place to spend you trip - a small pool, gym and sauna offering some luxury.
Best Western Hotel Alfa Aeropuerto
Zona Franca Carrer K
08040 Barcelona, España.
Tel: +34 93 336 2564