Dream of seeing Barcelona, Spain, but think the trip would be too expensive? Well, there are many money saving ways to experience this great city. Budget hotels in central Barcelona, offer clean, comfortable rooms and friendly service.
Casa Con Estilo (Address:Carrer de Balmes, 395, 08022 / Phone: +34 654 55 09 20) is a bed and breakfast style hotel with artist inspired rooms, some with private baths. The bakery on site offers visitors a scrumptious breakfast before embarking on a sightseeing tour. Located in an upscale neighbourhood, Casa Con Estilo is a 10 minute walk to Parque Guell, a municipal garden. Featuring stone terraces and mosaic inlays, the garden offers peaceful walkways through various architectural structures.
Another affordable option is the Praktik Hotel (Address: Carrer de la Diputació, 325, 08009 / Phone: +34 934 67 52 79). These clean, no frills rooms are perfect for the younger set, who like to venture out into the neighbourhood and explore. Take a short stroll and you will find yourself at the Passeig de Gracia, a famous street in Barcelona. Filled with architectural marvels and prestigious boutiques, visitors fill an entire day right here. Or head into town to explore the rest of the city as the metro stop for is a short walk away.
Want action? Hotel Del Comte (Address: Diputacion 142 08015 / Phone: +34 933 23 12 58) is for you. Cheap and located in the centre of Barcelona, you are moments away from all forms of transportation, yet you may never want to leave the area. Within a 15 minute walk, you will find La Rambla, a primarily pedestrian walkway filled with cafes, shops and nightlife. Close by is Plaza de Catalunya, where old Barcelona meets the modern city.
Hotel Principal (Address: Carrer de la Junta de Comerç, 8 08001 / Phone: +34 933 18 89 70) and offers a great place to recharge after a full day. This is the gothic quarter of Barcelona, Barri Gotic, and architecture dates back to the Middle Ages. The Cathedral is a centrepiece. You can also visit the Museu Fredric Mares, home to many old sculptures that have been restored. This area is filled with students and people from all over the world, offering a unique view of Barcelona.
For the art lover, there is no better place than the Petit Palace Museum (Address: Carrer Diputació, 250, 08007 / Phone: +34 933 04 00 87). Fine budget accommodations and multilingual personnel make this a home away from home. Located in a historical building, this hotel shares space with Fundación Francis Godía, which is a display of eclectic art pieces. Petit Palace Museum is also blocks away from the gorgeous Mediterranean Sea.
Experiencing and enjoying Barcelona on a budget is easy, just make sure that you take advantage of cheap accommodation on offer to give you a good start!