The hotel's exterior is relatively plain, but has the added luster of a doorman in top hat and coat tails. A wide marble staircase flanked by figures of lions heads to the lobby area. The lobby is large with grey marble floors. A seating area to the right is not immediately apparent on entering the building and sits at the top of a small flight of stairs. It contains patterned green carpets and comfy seating. Decorations such as large ornate vases and Grecian figures are dotted around the room.
There is no pool or gym in the hotel. However, there is a restaurant.
There is a bar located just off the lobby area of the hotel. Room service is available 24 hours.
No pets are allowed in the hotel.
Short Stay rooms are available on request. They are usually charged at around 50 - 60% of the full room price.
There are four meeting rooms available in the hotel. The rooms are 27 metres squared, 66 metres squared, 65 metres squared and the last is 131 metres squared.
Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and is free of charge.
There are three rooms available for wheelchair users. They have widened doors and adapted bathrooms. There are lifts to all floors.
There are a total of 192 rooms in the hotel over 5 floors. The rooms available are singles, doubles and triples.
All rooms have double-glazing. However, those requiring a quiet nights sleep should request the rooms on the highest floors at the interior of the hotel. There are no balconies and terraces with any of the rooms.
All rooms include air conditioning, a safe, a television with satellite, a telephone and a mini-bar.
|Passeig de Gràcia's Ornate Street Lamps|
HCC St Moritz Hotel, Barcelona is located less than 5 minutes walk from Passeig de Gràcia. This is a road that runs from Plaza Catalunya. Plaza Catalunya sits at the top of the Ramblas - Barcelona's best-known tourist street. The Ramblas is popular for its souvenir shops and street entertainers. It is also a useful spot to find amenities such as supermarkets, bureaus de change, pharmacies and cash machines.
Passeig de Gràcia itself is also one of Barcelona's most famous streets. It is wide and lined with grand old buildings, including two Gaudí buildings - Casa Batlló and La Pedrera. La Pedrera is located on the same side of the street as the hotel, a 5 minute walk up Passeig de Gràcia. It is a large building sitting on a street corner. It is inspired by the sea and has a roof that is open to the public offering 360 degree views of the city.
If you are looking for somewhere different to enjoy a lunch or dinner it may be worth a visit to Tapas, 24. It is located just off Passeig de Gràcia, on the corner with Calle Diputacion. It is always jam packed with both locals and tourists, who come to enjoy the imaginative tapas on offer. It offers classic Spanish tapas, such as patatas bravas and calamari but with its own special twists.
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 your arrivals gate. He will have a board or a sign with your name on it so that you can easily identify him. The driver will help you with your bags to the vehicle and then drive you to your hotel.
Via Taxi: A taxi from the airport should take about 25 minutes and cost around €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 (T10 costs €9.95 for 10 separate journeys on Barcelona public transport) or you can buy a single fare ticket for €4.10 . The hotel is a 2 minute walk from the station.
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 €5.90 . The hotel is a 10 minute walk from Plaza Catalunya.
HCC St Moritz Hotel, Barcelona is a 4 star hotel for those who enjoy a grand and old school style. Its location could make up for its lack of necessary amenities. Those hoping for a more relaxing or luxury break may wish to look for a hotel that is closer to the beach.
HCC St Moritz Hotel, Barcelona - 4 star
08007 Barcelona, España.
Metro: Passeig de Gràcia (Green Line, L3), (Yellow Line, L4) or (Purple Line, L2)