The hotel is set right by the Ramblas, the most famous street in Barcelona. It is situated in the heart of the city, surrounded by lively social, cultural and artistic venues. Museums, academic and cultural centres, art galleries and the Macba Museum are all nearby, as well as specialist libraries, artistic studios, international music festivals, legendary music shops, restaurants, bars and the exclusive La BoquerÃa market. There are links to the public transport network in the immediate vicinity and the bus and railway stations are 200 m away. Barceloneta beach is a 20-minute walk from the hotel and Barcelona Airport is 15 km away. This city hotel was built in 1992 and comprises a total of 105 rooms, including 8 Junior suites. The hotel bar is an ideal place to make a date, relax after the stress of a working day, or stock up on energy after a day exploring the city. Further amenities available to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, a cloakroom, lift access, a cafe, a bar, a restaurant and conference facilities. Guests may also take advantage of the Internet access/WLAN, room service and a garage. The rooms are large, comfortable and fully-equipped with a TV with international channels, a fully fitted bathroom with a bathtub and a hairdryer. There is also a telephone, Internet access, minibar, heating, a complimentary safe and music. All care and attention has been paid to the accommodation to make guests feel at home. The rooms come with king-size or double beds and are soundproofed and individually air-conditioned. The hotel has a open air swimming pool, a sun terrace, a solarium, a gym and a sauna.Guests may select their breakfast from a buffet and the midday and evening meals are available from a set menu.American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.