The capital of Catalonia, Barcelona can be found in northeastern Spain. It is famous around the world for its history, architecture, and art, as well as its nightlife, top-tier cuisine, and beautiful beaches. It also has excellent weather most of the year.
Barcelona has an ample selection of boutique hotels that will help with enjoying the best the city has to offer.
The Best Boutique Hotels in Barcelona
Price: From $283
Casa Camper can be found in Barcelona’s Raval neighborhood, conveniently located between the Ramblas and the Museum of Contemporary Art. It is also only 5 minutes away from Plaza Cataluña, the central transportation hub in the city.
The surrounding area is full of quaint eateries and bars with plenty of local charm. Rooms and suites at Casa Camper are stylish, comfortable, and functional. The on-site Dos Palillos restaurant has a Michelin star and features 2 spaces, one with a focus on tapas and the other on Japanese cuisine.
The signature “tentempié” service offers 24/7 access to a buffet for guests that includes a fresh selection of soups, salads, sandwiches, and desserts. Coffees and teas are also served. The rooftop terrace includes an honesty bar and incredible views over the city.
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Price: From $289
Casa Sagnier can be found along Rambla Catalunya, one of the most famous areas in Barcelona. Architect Enric Sagnier initially designed it as a family home that included a studio for his visionary creations.
This luxurious home has since been redesigned into an opulent boutique experience. Guests at Casa Sagnier can take a leisurely 10-minute stroll to some of Gaudí’s most striking Modernist landmarks, such as La Pedrera and Casa Battló.
The hotel features its own restaurant, El Cafè de l’Arquitecte, which is also greatly influenced by Enric Sagnier. The menu offers fine dining full of Mediterranean flavors. Originally built in 1892, Casa Sagnier preserves its historical charm but adds plenty of modern conveniences.
Each room and suite at Casa Sagnier includes a minibar with complimentary non-alcoholic drinks, free Wi-Fi, a pillow menu, Egyptian cotton linens, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safe, and premium toiletries from Natura Bissé, a local business.
Price: From $171
Hotel Brummell is located next to the scenic Montjuïc mountain in the quaint Poble Sec neighborhood of Barcelona. This boutique experience offers a private urban oasis to guests visiting the city.
Antique pieces from Sri Lanka and Europe adorn every space, perfectly contrasting the modern bespoke furniture and contemporary art projects.
The hotel offers access to a sauna and an outdoor pool. Breakfast is served daily in the on-site restaurant. Each detail has been carefully picked to represent the timeless aesthetic of the location.
Each room has air conditioning, 100% cotton linens, a rain-effect shower, a bathroom with floor heating, homemade toiletries from MMLL, a safe, a flat-screen TV, and a writing desk. A Casall yoga mat is included in every room, and guests are invited to try the free yoga and AIIT classes at The Garage.
Price: From $301
Hotel Mirlo provides the ultimate comfort in Barcelona. It includes a private spa in every room, with a hammam-style rainfall shower and private garden access to a sauna. In addition, this luxurious villa includes a modernist design in every space.
Guests can enjoy an outdoor swimming pool, an on-site restaurant, and a stylish lounge. This hotel is designed as a pampering escape for guests, where everyone can relax with a glass of wine and a book from the library after their private spa session.
Each room and suite also includes a hydromassage Jacuzzi-style bathtub to enjoy even more relaxation. There are deluxe and deluxe superior guest room options, as well as 3 special suites that provide an unforgettable experience of accommodation in Barcelona. The Mirlo is a great place to meditate and focus on inner peace.
Price: From $166
The unique Maldà hotel can be found in a restored 17th-century palace in the historic Gothic Quarter. Named after the noble family that lived in it for over 3 centuries, the Maldà is a singular boutique experience full of timeless details and elegant contemporary design.
The Maldà offers a babysitting service, 24-hour reception, access to tablets, airport transfer by request, and taxi service. Concierge service includes access to a personal shopper and a personal trainer.
Accommodation options include deluxe and grand deluxe guest rooms and suites. They each feature a stylish blend of classic and cutting-edge design, with complimentary Pure water, luggage storage, a smart TV with Netflix access, a walk-in shower, and a minibar. Suites add a sofa and a coffee table. The palatial atmosphere provides an unmissable experience.
Price: From $181
An eco-friendly boutique experience, Praktik Èssens originated as a tribute to the world of perfume. It includes a perfume atelier on location and can be found on the Passeig de Gracia, in the heart of Barcelona.
The hotel includes breakfast and has an outdoor terrace that is perfect for enjoying the excellent atmosphere and weather in the city. The stylish minimalist design in every space makes this boutique option feel like an exclusive museum experience.
The hotel includes a cozy lounge, fragrance sampling, 24/7 concierge service, airport shuttle, and airport taxi booking. The staff can assist with restaurant reservations, beach towels, and laundry service.
Each room includes an elegant color palette and features ecological lighting and parquet floors made from natural oak. Amenities on offer are a coffee machine with a selection of pods, a flat-screen TV, a rainfall shower, a safe, and a reading light. Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided.
Price: From $253
Primero Primera offers visitors to Barcelona an authentic experience of accommodation in the city. A stay here allows guests to enjoy the atmosphere like a local. Located in the hip Tres Torres neighborhood, Primero Primera is only 15 minutes away from the city center.
The hotel’s peaceful area includes many restaurants, bars, and shops within walking distance. Designed to feel as exclusive as a British private club, this chic hotel is full of original preserved details from when the building was established in the 1950s.
Complimentary Wi-Fi is included throughout the hotel, and the on-site bar-café has terrace access so guests can better enjoy the views from the vantage point of being in the upper part of the city. There is a serene garden with a seasonal outdoor pool, as well as private covered parking, a library, and a sitting room with a cozy fireplace.
Price: From $423
Serras is a refined boutique option in the heart of the historic Gothic Quarter. Surrounded by a Mediterranean breeze, this sophisticated hotel features contemporary design and personalized service.
The spacious accommodation options have excellent seafront views over Marina Port Vell or over the Gothic Quarter. The Michelin-starred chef creates amazing Catalan dishes with seasonal ingredients. Rooftop dining is available, as well as signature cocktails, to better enjoy the views.
Each room and suite at Serras includes a handcrafted bed, a wireless sound system, and a trendy design. Accommodation at the hotel is meant to be a personal haven for each guest. Some of the rooms have double window balconies, and all include bath amenities from Diptyque Paris. The Grand Suite Mediterraneo is the most spacious option, perfect for families or for guests looking to extend their stay.
Price: From $224
Seventy Barcelona is a luxurious home away from home in the heart of Barcelona. Guests can take a leisurely 20-minute walk to the Sagrada Familia or a 5-minute walk to see La Pedrera.
There is an electric charging station for electric vehicles, a comfortable patio, a spa and wellness center, and a fitness room. Concierge services are available at any time, as well as a luggage storage room, a business center, and a terrace with solarium.
An outdoor pool is available for guests to enjoy, and a delicious buffet breakfast is served every day. In addition, complimentary Wi-Fi is provided throughout the property for extra convenience, and parking is available to guests at no additional cost.
Boutique quality and top-tier hospitality are the essences of Seventy Barcelona, with double or king-sized beds in every room. Each accommodation option includes a safe, smart TV with HDMI and USB connections, a Nespresso coffee machine with complimentary coffee pods, and soundproofed windows.
Price: From $429
The adults-only Wittmore Hotel can be found tucked away in the historic Gothic Quarter of Barcelona. It provides guests with easy access to the sea, as well as to the Contraban creative dining experience.
The Wittmore was built around a beautiful patio that offers amazing views of the city sky full of creativity and art. The rooftop terrace overlooks the sea and the other amazing buildings in the Gothic Quarter.
This boutique experience provides the atmosphere of a trendy speakeasy blended with a philosophy salon. Rooms at the Wittmore feature plenty of natural light, king or twin beds, air conditioning, soundproofed windows, and a large wardrobe.
Each accommodation option includes a Marshall speaker, a safe box, a bathrobe, and slippers set, and premium bath amenities. Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi is provided, along with a flat-screen TV with Chromecast.
Price: From $224
The trendy Yurbban Ramblas can be found in one of the most sought-after locations in Barcelona, right next to the Canaletas Fountain. This boutique option provides an authentic local experience. It was designed by local architects and designers and features an on-site photography collection that represents the very soul of the city.
The hotel includes cozy spaces in every corner, as well as co-working areas. The bar in the main hall includes a fireplace where guests can relax with a drink and a book. The Yurbban includes various accommodation options, from the cozy Yurbban Tiny to the sprawling Yurbban Family.
The unbeatable location on Barcelona’s famous promenade next to the sea offers a great place to unwind and enjoy the local atmosphere. Each room has individual air conditioning controls, complimentary water, a shower with a raindrop effect, and flat-screen smart TV with satellite channels.
Barcelona is a cosmopolitan city full of attractions. From the iconic sight of the Sagrada Familia to the stunning views overlooking the Mediterranean from the Tibidabo, there is much for visitors to discover during their stay.