There is nothing fancy about the Hotel Husa Lilla Barcelona, it's plain, simple and comfortable, but it does have a good location.
The hotel is attached to L'Illa shopping complex, which has shops and restaurants galore, and on Diagonal, one of Barcelona's main thoroughfares and one of Barcelona's main business districts.
The staff are patient and friendly and the hotel is a good choice for those staying just a weekend.
The Hotel Husa Lilla Barcelona has a small restaurant called Amesis which serves up Mediterranean cuisine every evening. There is also a small café and a bar. There is a computer in the lobby with internet and underground parking with lifts directly to the lobby. In the lobby you can buy cigarettes and post cards. The hotel will help you rent a car, and there is a fax service should you need it. There are laundry facilities and a TV room. Husa L'Illa also has facilities for the disabled.
There are 4 meeting rooms in the hotel, named after the surrounding areas and with a capacity of up to 700 people. The hotel will supply any technical support or equipment needed.
Hotel Husa Lilla has 103 rooms equipped with air-conditioning, TV and video, a trouser press, a safe, telephone and hair dryer. The rooms are plain and light and perfectly comfortable.
|Hotel Illa Barcelona lobby area|
On one side of the hotel Husa Lilla is a bank and cash point and from there you can go round to the other side of the hotel and go shopping in L'Illa. L'Illa is a large complex which is convenient as it has not only clothes shops but a big supermarket and lots of restaurants and fresh food delicatessens which are perfect for breakfast. The Metro is a 10 minute walk away and will take you into the city centre in just over 15 minutes. However if you just want to stroll round the area you will find everything you need close by from pharmacies to Starbucks. The Les Corts area is also quite an important business district you are close to the offices and convention halls.
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 Barcelona Sants (Estacio de Sants) in about 25 minutes and costs €4.10 for a single ticket. From here you need to take the Green line metro and get off at Les Corts. The hotel is about 10 minutes walk from the station.
Via Bus You could take the Aerobus cost €5.90 from the Airport and get off at Plaça Espanya from here catch the green line metro to Les Corts. The hotel is about 10 minutes walk from the station.
Whilst there is nothing particularly special about the Hotel Husa Lilla Barcelona the hotel would be perfectly comfortable for a weekend stay for business or pleasure, as long as you don't mind being away from the very centre of the city. The facilities around the hotel are very good, you have everything you need from a new jacket to fresh pasta on your doorstep.
Hotel Husa Lilla Barcelona
Avenida Diagonal, 555
Metro: Les Corts (Green Line, L3) 10 minutes walk.