Located on the left side of the Eixample, this hotel is some 2 km from the city centre and Plaza Catalunya, and about 3 km from the harbour. The exhibition grounds and the business district are nearby. Guests can reach the Peixerot restaurant, the Gris bar, the Space Barcelona nightclub, the Montjuic funicular, the L#39illa shopping centre in less than 4 minutes on foot, as well as the main Sants EstaciÃ³ train station from where buses, and underground and overground trains depart. La Pedrera, the Casa BatllÃ³, the Sagrada Familia and Las Ramblas are about 5 minutes from the hotel by public transport. The Mediterranean and Barceloneta Beach are located around 2.5 km away, the hospital is roughly 3 km and Barcelona airport is approximately 15 km. There are train services from the airport to the city center every 30 minutes until Sants EstaciÃ³. There is also an Aerobus service to PlaÃ§a de Catalunya every 12 minutes. Barcelona#39s Metro system provides a cheap and efficient way of getting around the city. Renovated in 2004, this hotel offers personalized service and a cosy atmosphere. The air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 42 rooms on 7 floors, a lobby with a 24-hour reception desk, a lift, a reading room, a TV room and a lounge. Further amenities include WLAN charges apply, the Dover and Tamesis conference rooms with audiovisual equipment, a bar, a breakfast room and a garage charges apply. Room and laundry services are also available charges apply The rooms come with an en suite bathroom, a hairdryer, a minibar offering complimentary water, a kitchenette, a double bed and a hire safe. A direct dial telephone, an Internet connection, a radio, satellite/ cable TV, and central heating and air conditioning are also fitted as standard.