Accommodation in Barcelona


Hotels and Bed and Breakfast in Barcelona


Home > Expat Guides > Europe > Spain > Barcelona
Tools:


Barcelona is a hot spot for visitors to Europe. There are new hotels opening every week to meet demand, but during peak times it is extremely difficult to find a room. Barcelona's hotel industry has a 80 to 85 percent year round average room occupancy. There are first-class hotels and bargain spots with prices generally lower than other prime destinations of Paris or London.

An average room price is from 130 - 200 euros per night. Prices skyrocket during the busy summer months with dips in pricing during autumn and spring. Older, but pleasant, establishments can be found in the Ciutat Vella quarter. Hotels near the Fira are usually more expensive. Most hotels have online reservations and accept credit cards. Online travel sites are also great resources and many Spanish hotels are registered through them.

Tipping

Hotel employees should be tipped, especially at the finer hotels. In top-ranking hotels the concierge will often submit a separate bill, showing charges for newspapers and other services; if he or she has been particularly helpful, tip extra.

  • Hotel Porter - 1 euro per bag
  • Maids - 1 euro per day
  • Doormen - 1 euro for assisting with baggage and 1 euro for calling a cab.

B&B

A Bed & Breakfast can be an a refreshingly personal environment to explore a new Barcelona. Though a B&B may be more expensive then traditional hotels, occasionally they are cheaper then the surrounding locations given the inclusion of a meal and the luxury of the environment.

EasyExpat.com has set up a partnership with EasyVoyage to provide a wide range of cheap hotels and high quality customer services in Barcelona. To find the best hotel, nothing is simpler ! All you need to do is indicate you city, your dates in the box below and we will find the best hotel matching your criteria among all our partners’ deals. Is it well situated? Does it have a good rate? Look all the extra information and find the perfect hotel to travel lighthearted!

EasyVoyage is the largest travel comparison site with more than 30 Hotel booking site partners!

Update 19/06/2012


Tools:

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Addthis

Recommended Service Partners

International Movers
International Movers in Barcelona
Compare up to 5 quotes from our network of moving companies that can help you plan your international move and relocate your entire family.
Expatriate health insurance
Expatriate health insurance in Spain
Apply online for free quotes on repatriation assistance and expatriate and foreign health insurance.
Find accommodation
Find accommodation in Barcelona, Spain
Uniplaces is an online marketplace for booking mid-long term accommodation with thousands of verified properties.
Learn English with real teachers
Learn English with real teachers in Barcelona
Discover the most flexible and effective method to learn English on your PC and Tablet, for only 1£!
Hotels
Hotels in Spain
You will get discount hotel rates, last-minute deals, hot deals, special offers, with a real-time reservation and on-line booking.


Do you have comments or personal information to communicate about this article? Add your comment.


Go to the Forum to talk more about hotels and bed and breakfast in Barcelona, accommodation.


Find more definitions and general answers on expatriation issues in the Expat FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions).