For such a central hotel the Inglaterra has a varied list of facilities. There is a lobby bar and a small restaurant called Redcafé. There is a library where you can sit and read both the Spanish and international press. The terrace on the roof is gorgeous and has some lovely views, especially in the evening when you can sit and have a drink in the candle light and take in Barcelona's skyline. The hotel offers a laundry service, a courier service and even a florist service.
The Inglaterra has one room, the Britannia, to meet your function's needs. The room has a capacity of 40 people and is equipped with the latest technology.
The 60 rooms in the Hotel Inglaterra have all been designed elegantly with some original design touches. The hotel feels welcoming to come back to after a long day taking in the sights of Barcelona. Some rooms have a small outside seating area. The rooms have air-conditioning, a mini-bar, satellite TV, Wi-Fi and internet connections. As well as phone, a desk and beautiful modern bathrooms.
Hotel Location and Facilities
|Area around Hotel Inglaterra Barcelona|
The hotel is located a short walk from many places of interest. Las Ramblas is at the bottom of the street, Passeig de Gràcia, home to some of Gaudí's building and a selection of up-market shops is a 5 minute walk away. The area known as El Raval is behind the hotel and has the MACBA contemporary art museum and some little hidden gems of shops and cafes. There is a pharmacy in Plaça Universitat, a Starbucks across the street, and an internet place just on Plaça Catalunya. You are also in shopping central, Calle Pelai has the largest concentration of shoe shops so it's lucky that there's a cash point a block down. You have use of 2 metro stops, Plaça Catalunya and Plaça Universitat if you fancy wandering a bit further a field out of the centre of the city.
How to travel from the airport to the hotelBooking 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.
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.
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. The hotel is a 10 minute walk from the station.
RENFE Train Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €4.10
Via Bus The Aerobus will also take you from the Airport to Catalunya station. The journey time is around 30 minutes. You have a 3 minute walk to your the Hotel from the station.
Aerobus Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €5.90
Car parks near Hotel Inglaterra Barcelona
|Car Park Name||Address||Approximate Walking Distance to Car Park in Meters|
|SABA BAMSA Rambla Catalunya||Rambla Catalunya, 15||450 m|
|NN Bonsuccés||Plaça del Bonsuccés, 7||450 m|
|SABA Plaça Catalunya||Carrer de Rivadeneyra, 1||450 m|
|SABA BAMSA Plaça dels Àngels||Carrer dels Angels, 1||600 m|
In a nutshell
A boutique-style hotel which is modern and elegant. The central location and good design makes it a good choice for stylish travellers who like to be at the centre of the action.
Carrer de Pelai, 14
Metro: Plaça Universitat (Red Line, L1) and Plaça Catalunya (Green Line, L3) both about 3 minutes.