Free things to do in Barcelona


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Travelling and moving around the most popular European cities implies spending some money. Museums, tours, concerts… most of them have a cost. Barcelona is no exception: if you want to see some of the main attractions in the Catalan capital, … Continue reading

Looking for cheap hotels in Barcelona?

Sometimes, Barcelona is perceived as being an expensive city, where life and tourism are both overpriced. Although life in Barcelona can be a little bit more expensive than in other Spanish cities, you can find a wide range of low-cost options for visiting the city without worrying about breaking your budget.

Accommodation is one of the main economic worries of people when travelling. If you are planning a budget trip to Barcelona, you can sleep peacefully: there are a lot of nice and cheap hotels in Barcelona. In our booking website you will find more than 60 establishments.


If you want to stay in the city centre, to found hotels in Las Ramblas, Barri Gòtic or Raval, we recommend taking a look at our most central and economical hotels, like Curious, California, Hotel Call, Hostal Grau, Hostal Mare Nostrum, Hostal Nou Raval, Hotel Denit Night, Hotel Jazz or Montecarlo. Pensió 2000, Petit Palace Opera Garden or Barcelona House can be good options, too. These are only a few examples of the wide range of economic hotels in this part of the city.

If you are looking for accommodation in Eixample, you can also find a lot of cheap establishments like AB Viladomat, AC Hotel Som by Marriott, Generator Hotel Barcelona, HCC Covadonga, HCC open, Hotel Aranea, Hotel Aristol, Hotel Soho, Petit Palace Barcelona, Petit Palace Museum, Praktik Garden or Praktik Rambla. In the east of Eixample, very close to Sagrada Família, the most economic options are Amrey Sant Pau, Ayre Hotel Caspe or Hotel Catalonia Sagrada Familia.

For those who want to stay in Plaça Espanya and Montjuïc, we recommend taking a look at some cheap hotels such as Evenia Rocafort, HCC Lugano, Hotel Azul Barcelona, Onix Fira, Ayre Hotel Gran Via, B-Hotel or Barcelona Universal.

We cannot forget to talk about economic accommodation in one of the most famous and cool neighbourhoods in Barcelona: Gràcia. We recommend having a look at Catalonia Barcelona Golf, Blanc Guesthouse or Hotel Via Augusta to those who want to book cheap hotels in this part of the city. Especially interesting is Hotel Catalonia Park Güell for those who want to stay very close to this fantastic park from Antoni Gaudí.


If you are planning to stay in Sants and you want to book a hotel nearby, you can find some economic options, such as Hotel Derby, Hotel Medium City, Hotel Medium Prisma, Pierre & Vacances Barcelona Sants or Barceló Sants.

Another options of Barcelona hotel deals are Hotel 54 Barcelona, Hotel del Mar or Hotel Lyon in the famous beachside Barceloneta; NH La Maquinista, very close to the largest shopping centre in Barcelona and Catalonia; or Som nit Born and Santa Marta, in Born, one of Barcelona’s most fascinating and popular areas. Finally, if you want to stay close to Plaça de les Glòries and its central business district (22@), some cheap options are Hotel Ibis Barcelona Pl. Glòries 22@ or Catalonia Atenas.