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Get an overview of this hotelGothic Quarter, boutique hotel near cruise terminals

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Near Olympic Port

This boutique hotel is located along a maritime promenade in the Gothic Quarter, 1 km (1 half-mile) from Barcelona's Las Ramblas Boulevard.

Outdoor pool

Behind Hotel Duquesa de Cardona's original 16th century façade the hotel houses a restaurant, rooftop sundeck with pool, umbrella-shaded furniture, and offers splendid views of the city's Old Port.

High-speed Internet

Renovated in August 2015, the 59 guestrooms are furnished in a Moderniste style with plasma TVs, marble baths with large Turkish towels, minibars, bathrobes and slippers, and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This family-owned Hotel Duquesa de Cardona stands a quarter-km (about 275 yards) from Barcelona's Old Port and Gothic Quarter. Las Ramblas, the Picasso Museum, and beaches are just 1 km (0.5 miles) away.

On-site amenities include a breakfast room with 19th-century staircase, a restaurant serving Catalan cuisine, and a rooftop terrace with views of the Old Port. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. A hot and cold buffet breakfast is served daily in the restaurant.

  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 59 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Library 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 2003 
  • Free reception 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Bidet 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

Breakfast room - This renovated room appears as it did in 1850. Historic features include a high, arched ceiling, stone staircase with iron banister, high-backed chairs, and marble pillars and floors. Walls are decorated with 1800s-style mosaics imported from England. A buffet breakfast is served here daily (surcharge). Reservation required.

La Terrassa del Duquesa - This beachfront cocktail bar offers alfresco dining with city views. During summer months, tapas and barbecue are offered on the terrace. Guests can choose from a wide variety of cocktails and local seasonal fare, and enjoy a view of the port while sipping their drink.

Entertainment

During the summer months, The Piano Has Been Drinking Jazz Trio plays from 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM every Monday. Dinner is available during the performance.

Nearby Things to Do

Opposite the Old Port and a 10-minute walk from Barcelona's Olympic Port and Beaches, the hotel offers easy access to aquatic activities.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Hotel Registry Number - HB-004147

No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.21 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 18 for adults and EUR 9 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Duquesa Cardona
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We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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