The hotel itself has a small lobby area with a classic style. It has wooden walls, except for one, which is a green marble. There is a small seating area with beige furniture and a wooden front desk. Hotel staff are friendly and helpful in answering questions.
There is no pool, gym or bar in the hotel.
There is no room service available in the hotel. Pets are not allowed.
Short stay (day use) rooms are available subject to availability. They cost 50% of the normal room price.
There are no meeting or conference rooms in the hotel. There is Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel. There are no computers available for use in the hotel.
There is one room in the hotel that has been adapted for disable use. It has widened doors and a special bath. There are lifts to all floors.
There are a total of 50 rooms in the hotel, over 5 floors. 20 of the rooms are doubles, 17 have queen size beds and the rest are singles. There are 4 rooms that are large enough to fit an extra bed.
All of the single rooms in the hotel are interior rooms. These will be the quietest rooms in the hotel. However, all of the exterior rooms have double-glazing and the road on which the hotel is situated is reasonably quiet.
All rooms include air-conditioning, television with satellite, hair dryer, mini-bar and safe.
There is no room service available.
|Parc de Joan Miró|
|Parc de Joan Miró's library building|
At the end of the street where the hotel is located is the Parc de Joan Miró. This is a large city park, with a sandy floor and lots of palm trees. It also includes the famous 'Woman and Bird' sculpture and a building housing a small library. This is a modernist building with few windows and sand coloured walls.
|Fira de Barcelona|
The hotel is also a five minute walk from Plaza Espanya. This is home of Barcelona's Palace - the Palau Nacional. The Palace looks proudly down onto the square, a wide and elegant structure, with a central dome and large windows. The Palace houses the National Museum of Catalonian Art. It also sits behind a large fountain. These fountains are the site of the famous Magic Fountain shows that take place for free at weekends. Please see our Guide to the Magic Fountain.
Plaza Espanya is also home of the Fira de Barcelona. This is Barcelona's largest conference centre and hosts regular international conventions in many and varied fields of business and leisure. Guests of the hotel will be conveniently close to the centre.
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 the designated meeting point given to you on the booking voucher. You will be travel in one of the following car types (or similar): Volkswagen Passat, Skoda Superb, Citroen C5 or Peugeot 407. The driver will help you with your bags to the vehicle and then drive you to your hotel.
Business class private transfer (advanced reservation required)
This is the highest quality private transport service specifically for people wanting a business-class quality service. This service is more expensive than the other tranfer services however you will be travelling in a higher quality vehicle than a regular private transfer. Mercedes vehicles are used and will be one of the following: Mercedes E Class, Minivan Mercedes and V Class Mercedes depending on the number of people in your group. The driver will be dressed appropriately for a business environment - dark suit and white shirt and will assist you with your luggage. The pickup point at the airport is specified on your booking voucher. This service is suitable for business clients, VIP pick ups or if you have a special occassion.
Via Taxi: A taxi from the airport should take about 25 minutes.
Taxi Fare: €30.00 - €35.00
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 (a ticket for 10 separate journeys on Barcelona public transport system) or you can buy a single fare ticket. You then change at Passeig de Gràcia onto the Yellow Line metro and travel one stop to Urquinaona and then change onto the Red Line and travel to Rocafort. Your hotel is then 10 minutes walk from the metro.
T10 Ticket: €9.95
RENFE Train Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €4.10
Via Bus: Take the 'Aerobus' to Plaça de Catalunya from directly outside the airport. The Aerobus generally runs every 10 - 15 minutes and the journey time is 30 minutes. The hotel is a little too far to walk from the station. You can take a taxi from the train station if you have lots of luggage. This will take about 5 minutes and cost around €6.00. Alternatively you can take the Red Line from Plaça de Catalunya to Rocafort where the hotel is just a short walk away. It should take around 10 minutes.
Car parks near Apsis Sant Angelo Hotel Barcelona
|Car Park Name||Address||Approximate Walking Distance to Car Park in Meters|
|Parking Gran Vía||Calle Entença, 61||250 m|
|NN Rocafort||Rocafort, 64||550 m|
|NN Tarragona||Tarragona, 141||550 m|
Apsis Sant Angelo Hotel Barcelona is a standard hotel that is likely to be seen as convenient and functional for its guests. It is slightly too far from the heart of Barcelona city centre to appeal to tourists. However, it is affordable and reliable for those who don't mind doing some walking.
Apsis Sant Angelo Hotel
Consejo de Ciento, 74
08015 Barcelona, España.
Metro: Rocafort (Red Line, L1)