Unknown Barcelona neighbourhoods


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Some Barcelona neighbourhoods are well-known for tourists: the Gothic Quarter, La Barceloneta, El Born, Gràcia, El Raval, Eixample… They contain some of the top attractions, and for this reason they have become the most famous areas of the city. However, … Continue reading

Four stars hotels and four star superior in Barcelona

Since the 1992 Olympics, Barcelona has increasingly become a destination for world-class trade fairs and business as well as a quality tourist destination for discerning travelers worldwide.

To give all these visitors accommodation in Barcelona with an excellent quality and price, the city has acquired a lot of new hotels 4 * and 4 * superior.


The four star hotels are distinguished from lower categories hotels, for to be more than just functional accommodations, since they involve a commitment to improve its services and facilities and go a step further in terms of decoration through interior design carefully selected and excellent complementary services.

With these added values​​, the four star hotels try to create a more pleasant and rich in nuances to the guest experience.

The common denominator of the four star hotels in Barcelona is its modernity and its spectacular rooms along with outstanding service. Services may include a bar, a restaurant, spa or pool but they are not required by law.

One of the primary differences that distinguish the 4 * hotels from the lower categories is the minimum size required (by law) for the rooms and bathrooms.


The rooms of four star hotels must have more than 15m ² (15.5 m² the 4 star superior), compared to 14m ² in three-star hotels and 12m ² for two stars.

Regarding to the size of the bathroom should be more spacious in four-star hotels with a minimum of 4.5 m², compared to 4mm ² to 3.5 m² for hotels of three and two stars respectively.

The difference with higher category hotels is also the size of the rooms, which have defined dimensions of 16m ² for five star deluxe to 16.5 m².

The extensive selection of Barcelona hotels with 4 stars answers the need of visitors to the city for business or tourism to find hotels in the center with some excellent facilities and services, and a higher level of comfort.

In barcelonahotels.es we created a single page for more than 130 Barcelona 4 star hotels and 4 star superior hotels in Barcelona.

Highlight the charm of hotels like the 1898, or the spectacular Barcelona Princess and AC Hotel Barcelona Forum, the superb location combined with comfort of Ofelias Hotel Barcelona or the stunning views along the beach of SB Diagonal Zero Barcelona.