In the lobby, which has 24 hour concierge, there is a drinks and cigarette machine. The hotel has restaurant which serves mostly Catalan specialties, and also includes a rustic, wooden panelled bar area. Parking is available nearby and there is a laundry service.
The hotel Santa Marta has no business facilities.
The 66 rooms at the Hotel Santa Marta are quite spacious and have a Spanish feel to them with the tiled floors and antique furnishings. They are simple and comfortable and have heating and air-conditioning, colour TV, telephone and a bathroom.
|The area around Hotel Santa Marta Barcelona|
The hotel Santa Marta is down a quiet street just next to the train station (Estacio de Franca). One of the best things about this hotel is it's proximity to the marina and beach which are a short walk away.
The metro stop is Barceloneta and is one stop away from central Barcelona, although you could walk to Las Ramblas in 15 minutes. Other nearby attractions include the Zoo and Parc Ciutadella, the area of El Borne and the Picasso museum and the aquarium. For banks, cafes and pharmacies it is best to head either down towards the beach or up towards Borne on Passeig de Colom.
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.
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 for the Yellow line for Barceloneta and your hotel is 5 minute walk from the metro stop.
RENFE Train Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €4.20
Via Bus The Aerobus will also take you from the Airport to Catalunya station. The journey time is around 30 minutes. From Catalunya you then have to change for the Green Line Metro to Passeig de Gràcia and then change again for the Yellow line for Barceloneta and your hotel is 5 minute walk from the metro stop.
Aerobus Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €5.90
Car parks near Hotel Santa Marta Barcelona
|Car Park Name||Address||Approximate Walking Distance to Car Park in Meters|
|BSM Moll de la Fusta||Paseig de Colom, 1||500 m|
|Laietana Princesa||Vía Laietana, 20||650 m|
|BSM Moll d'Espanya||Plaça de l'Ictineo, 1||700 m|
|SABA BAMSA Barceloneta Centre||Baluard, 27||750 m|
The hotel Santa Marta is a quiet and simple hotel. Good for those who want to spend a lot of time on the beach but also want to be within walking distance of some of Barcelona's cultural highlights.
Hotel Santa Marta
Carrer General Castaños, 14
Metro: Barceloneta (Yellow Line, L4) 5 minutes walk