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Hotel Auto Hogar Barcelona
The Hotel Auto Hogar Barcelona is an economical no-frills hotel, well located near the centre of the city. Welcoming, clean, functional - all you expect and more from a 2 star hotel.

Hotel Facilities

The reception area of this friendly hotel is full of squashy, brown leather sofa scattered with papers for you to browse. There is a door off the lobby leading to a diner-style café where breakfast is served in the morning. The hotel has a restaurant called Sidreria, which specializes in Basque cuisine. There is also parking and a laundry service available.

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The rooms are spacious and sparse but comfortable. The rooms at the front of the hotel have direct sunlight for most of the morning. There are 170 rooms in all, triples are also available. Rooms have a telephone, TV and a safe box. The rooms at the front of the hotel may experience more noise as Paral.lel is one of Barcelona's main roads.

Hotel Location and Facilities

The Hotel Auto Hogar has a good location, just 10 minutes walk to Las Ramblas and to Plaça España and Montjuïc with it's beautiful Palau Nacional and Magic Fountain. Paral.lel is also a busy road scattered with cafes, restaurants and other amenities. Just opposite the hotel is a metro stop Paral.lel, a cash point, an arcade and a post box.

Area around Hotel Auto Hogar
Area around Hotel Auto Hogar

Area around hotel Auto Hogar
Area around hotel Auto Hogar

The hotel is a short walk away from the Sant Antoni market, which is mainly a fresh food market and is wonderful to stroll around. The road leading up to the market, Ronda Sant Pau is home to many other cafes as well as some newsagents and a couple of pharmacies.

The hotel is also good for business travellers as it is near one of Barcelona's business districts with the Palace of Congressos and the Fira Barcelona event halls.

How to travel from the airport to the hotel

Booking your airport transport in advance online

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.

Bus shared transfer from BCN Airport to designated drop off points

Price Single: €13.59
Price Return: €27.18

Book at least 48 hours in advance.

This service is the cheapest of the bus transport services from Barcelona airport to the city centre.

You would need to make your way to a meeting point at Barcelona airport. This service drops you off at designated drop off points. You would then need to make your own way to your hotel from there.

This service needs to be booked at least 48 hours before you need it but preferably a week before you need it. It is best to book early to ensure availability especially during peak tourist seasons from April to September.

Private transfer from BCN Airport

Price Single: €39.93
Price Return: €79.86

Book at least 48 hours in advance.

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 travelling 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.

This service needs to be booked at least 48 hours in advance but preferably a week or two before you need the service to ensure availability.

Business class private transfer from BCN Airport

Price Single: €67.19
Price Return: €134.38

Book at least 48 hours in advance.

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 transfer 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 occasion.

This service needs to be booked at least 48 hours in advance but preferably a week or two before you need the service to ensure availability.

Public transport transfer options

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 station, in about 25 minutes. You then have to change at Passeig de Gràcia for the Green Line metroMetro to Paral-lel and your hotel is 1 minute walk from the metro stop.

RENFE Train Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €4.60

Via Bus The Aerobus will also take you from the Airport to Plaça de Catalunya. The journey time is around 30 minutes. From Catalunya you then have to catch the Green Line metroMetro to Paral-lel and your hotel is 1 minute walk from the metro stop.

Aerobus Ticket Prices
Single ticket:

Car parks near Hotel Auto Hogar Barcelona

Car Park Name Address Approximate Walking Distance to Car Park in Meters
SABA BAMSA Paral.lel Carrer de l'Abat Safont, 2 110 m
PROMOPARC Vilà i Vilà Vila i Vila, 50 260 m

In a nutshell

The Hotel Auto Hogar Barcelona is a charming, basic hotel with a good atmosphere. Excellent value for money and near the centre this hotel would suit anyone from a business traveller on a budget to families.

Hotel Autohogar
Avenue Paral.lel, 64
08001 Barcelona, España.


metroMetro: Paral.lel (Green Line, L3) 1 minute walk

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