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Review: Alexandra Hotel Barcelona

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Hotel Alexandra
The Alexandra Hotel Barcelona is a beautiful 4 Star Hotel that has the prime location of being sandwiched right between Barcelona's famous, wallet-draining Passeig de Gràcia. Which is where you will find many a designer emporium and a couple of Gaudí's masterpieces as well. Rambla de Catalunya which is a wide leafy avenue full of terrace cafes and more realistically priced shops.

Hotel Facilities

The Alexandra hotel restaurant is called Da Luca and has a set menu for lunch. There is parking with direct access into the hotel, and a daily laundry and dry-cleaning service. The hotel is monitored by CCTV and there is Wi-Fi throughout. Just above the reception there is also a pleasant and sunny lounge area where you can read the papers.

Business Facilities

The Alexandra Hotel Barcelona offers you 5 new, modern meeting rooms which have been designed with light and comfort in mind. The largest of the 5 rooms is the Toscano which measures 120 metres squared and can hold up to 100 people. As the rooms are a new addition they are fully modern and equipped with the latest in technology, as well as being air-conditioned and sound-proofed.


The rooms are simply decorated and stylish. All rooms have air-conditioning, satellite TV with Canal +, a direct dial telephone, a mini-bar and a safe. Wi-Fi is available all over the hotel. There are several levels of rooms, standard to superior and then also suites and junior suites. The differences between the levels of rooms lie mainly in the size. Though in the Deluxe rooms there is a plasma screen TV and a hydromassage bathtub, and the Superior rooms have all this and parquet flooring and a HIFI.

Area around Alexandra Hotel Barcelona
Area around Alexandra Hotel Barcelona

Hotel Location and Facilities

The Alexandra hotel Barcelona enjoys a privileged location in an up-market area of Barcelona. Shops and cafes you need are at your finger tips when you stay at the Alexandra. Not to mention the works of art and architecture you only have to stroll 2 minutes to see some of the best Barcelona has to offer.

Area around Hotel Alexandra Barcelona
Area around Hotel Alexandra Barcelona

There are many banks both on Passeig de Gràcia and Rambla de Catalunya, and there is a pharmacy right opposite the hotel. Las Ramblas and Plaça de Catalunya are a 5 minute walk, so it is unlikely you will need the metro which is close by on Passeig de Gràcia.

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How to travel from the airport to the hotel

Booking your airport transport in advance online

With a private transfer service the driver will be waiting for you at the designated meeting point given to you on the booking voucher. The driver will help you with your bags to the vehicle and then drive you to your hotel. Private transfers are independent of the the public transport system. This means if there is a public transport strike these services will continue to operate.

Public transport transfer options

Via Taxi A taxi from the airport will take about 25 minutes.

Taxi Fare: €30.00  - €40.00

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. You then have a short 5 minute walk from the train station.

RENFE Train Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €4.60

Via Bus The Aerobus will also take you from the Airport to Catalunya station. The journey time is around 30 minutes. From Catalunya you need to take the Green line metro to Passeig de Gràcia. The hotel is 5 minute walk from the station.

Aerobus Ticket Prices
Single ticket:

Car parks near Alexandra Hotel Barcelona

Car Park Name Address Approximate Walking Distance to Car Park in Meters
NN Valencia II Valencia, 243 180 m
PLAFER Mallorca Mallorca, 219-221 300 m
SABA BAMSA Passeig de Gràcia Passeig de Gràcia, 62 350 m
SABA Pau Claris Carrer Pau Claris, 174 400 m

In a nutshell

The Alexandra Hotel is a classy hotel with business facilities and stylish, chic rooms. The central location make it perfect for any type of visitor to Barcelona.

Alexandra Hotel Barcelona
Carrer Mallorca, 251
08008 Barcelona, España.


metroMetro: Passeig de Gràcia (Green Line, L3) 3 minutes

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