The hotel is relatively small with a modern exterior, modern brick walls and small glass windows. The lobby area sits at the base of a wide flight of dark green marble stairs. A small seating area to the left houses comfortable red couches and a low wooden coffee table on top of an ornate pastel coloured oriental rug. Friendly and professional staff man the front desk. Large windows all around the corner room allow a warm light to flood into the area.
Tourists to the city may find NH Forum Hotel, Barcelona's location inconvenient - what is considered to be Barcelona's city centre - the 'old town' and the Ramblas, is a bus or metro journey away.
There is no pool or gym in the hotel.
There is no restaurant. Room Service is available during the breakfast period.
There is also a bar that is open during breakfast hours, serving coffees.
Pets are not allowed in the hotel.
Short stay rooms are available at the hotel's discretion. They will cost a percentage of the full room price - the hotel should be contacted for further details.
There are no meeting rooms available in the hotel. There are no other computers for customer use in the hotel.
There are no rooms available for wheelchair users. A flight of stairs to the lobby area make the hotel inaccessible to wheelchairs.
There are a total of 48 rooms in the hotel over 5 floors. The rooms available are all doubles. An extra bed can be added to the rooms at a cost that must be requested from the hotel.
All rooms include air conditioning, a television, a telephone and a mini-bar.
NH Forum Hotel, Barcelona is located at the heart of the Les Corts district. The hotel is a short taxi journey or a 15 minute walk from Barcelona Sants train station. This is Barcelona's largest train station and is also the site of a coach station. International travellers will find the direct trains running to Barcelona airport convenient. Coaches and trains also run to many of Spain's important national locations, such as Madrid and San Sebastian.
It you are a football fan you will be pleased to note that the hotel is a 15 minute walk from Barcelona FC's ground - Camp Nou. This stadium is open for matches but is also available for tours and contains a museum. For more information on what is available at Camp Nou please see our Barcelona FC - Camp Nou - An Overview.
The hotel is a 10 minute walk from one of Barcelona's major roads - Avenida Diagonal. This will be of interest to shoppers and business people alike. At the part of the street that is closest to Camp Nou there is an important business hub, with many major office buildings. There is also a large El Corte Inglés department store.
The hotel's nearest metro station is Plaça Del Centre - 10 minutes walk from the hotel. This will ensure that some of Barcelona's more touristic areas are relatively easy to reach.
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 Estacio Sants in 25 minutes. You can either use the T10 transport ticket from the airport. The T10 ticket gives you 10 separate journeys on Barcelona public transport system or you can buy a single fare train ticket. From Estacio Sants take the Green Line on the metro just one stop to Plaça Del Centre, from here the hotel is a 10 minute walk. Alternatively if you have a lot of luggage a taxi will take 5 minutes and cost around €6.00 - €8.00.
T10 Ticket: €9.95
RENFE Train Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €4.10
Via Bus: Take the 'Aerobus' to Plaza Espanya from directly outside the airport. The Aerobus generally runs every 10 - 15 minutes and the journey time is 30 minutes. From Plaza Espanya take the Green Line on the metro to Plaça Del Centre, from the metro station the hotel is a 10 minute walk.
Aerobus Ticket Prices
Single ticket: €5.90
Car parks near NH Forum Hotel Barcelona
|Car Park Name||Address||Approximate Walking Distance to Car Park in Meters|
|SABA BAMSA Tarradellas - Entença||Avinguda de Josep Tarradellas, 64||240 m|
|NN Sentmenat I||Marquès de Sentmenat, 54||350 m|
|PROMOPARC NH Sants||Carrer de Numància, 74||400 m|
|SABA BAMSA Tarradellas - Nicaragua||Avinguda de Josep Tarradellas, 46||290 m|
NH Forum Hotel, Barcelona is an understated and simple hotel in an area that will suit those with specific requirements - close proximity to the train station and to Barcelona's business centre. Tourists who wish to be at the heart of Barcelona's city centre should look for hotels closer to the Ramblas and the 'old town'.
NH Forum Hotel, Barcelona
Carrer Equador 20
08029 Barcelona, España.
Metro: Plaça Del Centre (Green Line, L3)