Barcelona is a small city that is quickly gaining a reputation for its focus on design and style. For this reason, the city is jam packed with design hotels of varying prices and star ratings. On this page you will find a hand-picked selection of Barcelona's design and boutique hotels. The hotels have been selected on the basis of their focus on design as a central feature to the hotel.
Where relevant I have also made reference to places of interest such as design shops or art galleries that are in the vicinity of the hotel.
Hotel Chic and Basic is a concept hotel aiming to offer style and quirkiness at affordable rates. It is located within a minute's walk of the Iguapop modern art gallery.
Hotel Ciutat Barcelona is a classically cool hotel in a classically cool area. With a rooftop pool thrown in for good measure. It offers affordable rates in a trendy part of town.
Denit Hotel is a simple, stylish and modern hotel at the centre of Barcelona's tourist whirlwind. With only two stars, you can find style without breaking the bank.
Olivia Plaza Hotel Barcelona is a modern and sleek space at the heart of Barcelona's tourist area. Located on Plaça de Catalunya.
Barceló Raval Hotel Barcelona is a design hotel that will be popular amongst those looking for imaginative surroundings in an edgy part of town. It is located a five minute walk from one of Barcelona's main modern art museums - MACBA.
Casa Camper is a hotel that makes innovation a priority. An interesting place to stay for those in search of somewhere fresh and new, in an area that offers the same. If you love their shoes, you'll probably also love their hotel.
Casa Elliott Hotel Barcelona is a design hotel for those who wish to enjoy stylish surroundings both inside their hotel and on stepping outside its doors. It is located in the Eixample area.
Lovers of design and boutique hotels will be impressed by this space. It is a 'superior' four star hotel, with a focus on design rather than amenities.
Soho Hotel Barcelona is a knowingly stylish hotel - it offers intricately designed modern surroundings at affordable prices. It is a three star hotel.
Axel Hotel Barcelona offers playful and stylish accommodation to a mostly gay market. It mixes the old-school glamour of the building with interesting and modern design.
Murmuri Hotel offers a stylish space at the heart of glamorous and affluent Barcelona. Its restaurant is full of Barcelona's cool crowd.
Petit Palace Museum Hotel is a quirky and classy design hotel in a central location. It offers family rooms that will appeal to young families who do not wish to sacrifice glamour for convenience,
Hotel U232 Barcelona feels like a little piece of 1920's New York right here in Barcelona.
Room Mate Carla Barcelona Hotel oozes design and style. It is in a central location whilst maintaining an air of tranquillity.
From the exterior of Eurostars BCN Design Hotel few will be aware of the grand 5 star luxury that lies beneath. It is located on Barcelona's main shopping street - Passeig de Gràcia and is a five minute walk from the Vincon design shop.
Europark Hotel, Barcelona is a sleek design hotel in a central Barcelona situation. With only three stars, it makes design affordable.
Petit Palace Barcelona Hotel is a stylish space at the heart of the city centre. Suitable for families.
Sixtytwo Hotel is an understated design hotel located on Passeig de Gràcia - Barcelona's main shopping street.
As you will see, a new brand of two and three star design hotels in Barcelona means that you don't have to break the bank to enjoy the new 'boutique' experience. Barcelona is a city that thrives on design so why not immerse yourself in this during your trip. For a list of Luxury Barcelona Hotels Luxury Hotels.