If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Barcelona, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Barcelona in January and December.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Barcelona if you stay on a Friday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Barcelona hotel.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Barcelona found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £38, while the most expensive was £103.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Barcelona for 3 days.
The areas around the top attractions can get quite pricey. Why not stay in serviced accommodation, the Lodging Apartments come with laundry facilities and an elevator and are within 15 minutes of Sagrada Familia, Plaza Gaudi Park is also close by.
Barcelona is magical during Christmas. Charming Christmas markets and fairs can be found everywhere. Take a Christmas light tour bus to enjoy all the spectacular displays around the city. Stay at the conveniently located NH Collection Barcelona Gran Hotel Calderón in the Poble Espanyol area and witness the Nativity come to life.
With almost 19 restaurants with 29 Michelin stars, Barcelona is a foodie’s paradise. There are over 29 markets selling fresh produce, visit La Boqueria which was voted the best market in the world in 2017. Stay at the Hotel Curious, a chicbut reasonably priced boutique hotel only minutes away from both La Boqueria and La Rambla.
Just outside the city centre, the district of Poble Sec offers an array of budget accomodations. Just a short walk from La Rambla, the area is full of affordable hotels, hostels, and B&Bs.
For a memorable experience, stay at one of Barcelona’s historic hotels. Popular choices include Casa Fuster Hotel in the elegant Gracia neighbourhood, or Hotel 1898 on La Rambla. Both blend historical architecture with contemporary amenities.
In warmer months (May-October), a hotel with a rooftop pool such as Condes de Barcelona, H10 Marina Barcelona, or Grand Hotel Central are excellent choices for unwinding by the pool or enjoying sunset cocktails with city views.
To discover Barcelona’s nightlife, book a hotel in the Gothic Quarter or El Raval, which are brimming with bars, restaurants, and jazz clubs. accommodation near Vila Olimpica, will put guests in close proximity to Barcelona’s best dance clubs.
Hotels near Barcelona’s shopping streets, Passeig de Gracia, Rambla de Catalunya, or Plaça de Catalunya offer excellent access to the city’s best shops, boutiques and covered food markets such as the Mercado de La Boqueria.
For a stay near one of Barcelona’s train or metro stations, an abundance of options lie near the main railway station, Sants Station. Other good accommodation can be found around Plaça de Catalunya station and the nearby Passeig de Gràcia station.