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Santa Marta
2 out of 5
General Castanos 14, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is £46 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (370 reviews)

"Awesome location, right next to the metro and good restaurants. Helpful staff and big rooms, just wish they had a laundry room."…"

Reviewed on 6 Feb 2020

Santa Marta
Catalonia Port
4 out of 5
C/ Ample, 1, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is £64 per night from 26 Sep to 27 Sep
4.4/5Wonderful! (731 reviews)
3 Kings Parade

"Went for 3 Kings parade and hotel was real close to where Kings landed. Front desk recommended Tapa’s place Sensi down the narrow street and it was excellent. La Rambla close too. Front desk were very helpful and caring. Room nice but a little hot (hard to regulate temperature)."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2020

Catalonia Port
H10 Cubik
4.5 out of 5
Via Laietana, 69, Centre, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is £72 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
4.8/5Exceptional! (981 reviews)

"Super séjour, accueil au top, magnifique hôtel. Je recommande !!"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jul 2020

H10 Cubik

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Hotel Arts Barcelona
5 out of 5
Marina 19–21, Barcelona, Barcelona
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £214 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)

"Great hotel lovely views from seafront room breakfast food was nice but under staffed so service could have been better. The gym is well equipped and the staff were very helpful."…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2020

Hotel Arts Barcelona
Hotel Barcelona Universal
4 out of 5
Del Paral.lel, Del 76-78, Barcelona, Barcelona
The price is £89 per night from 21 Oct to 22 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,381 reviews)

"Everything was as expected. Service was prompt. The staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

Hotel Barcelona Universal
W Barcelona
5 out of 5
Plaça Rosa dels Vents, 1, Barcelona, Barcelona
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £231 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (988 reviews)

"We Love W Hotel always a pleasure to stay there and the personal is beyond helpful"…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2020

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Hotel Duquesa de Cardona
4 out of 5
Passeig de Colom, 12, Barcelona, Barcelona
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £90 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (994 reviews)

"Staff very helpful and friendly. Everywhere always so clean. Great location"…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2020

Hotel Duquesa de Cardona
Hotel Colón Barcelona
4 out of 5
Avenida Catedral, 7, Barcelona, Barcelona
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The price is £98 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,228 reviews)

"Perfect location! Walking distance to many of the best attractions in Barcelona. The hotel staff was wonderful. The rooms were clean and fully stocked with toiletries, coffee/tee and Mini bar. A sangria at the roof top bar is a must. The views are amazing."…"

Reviewed on 7 Jul 2020

Hotel Colón Barcelona
Andante Hotel
3 out of 5
Avinguda de les Drassanes, 23-25, Barcelona, Barcelona
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4.4/5Wonderful! (997 reviews)

"Good, friendly helpful staff. The hotel is modern pleasant, comfortable and conveniently located for the beach, Metro, busses and La Rambla. This is the second time we have stayed at this hotel."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar 2020

Andante Hotel
Barceló Raval
4.5 out of 5
Rambla del Raval, 17-21, Barcelona, Barcelona
Free cancellation
The price is £64 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.2/5Excellent! (1,387 reviews)

"It was nice to stay at Barcelo Raval, it is modern and quiet. The location is great but it feels a unsafe to be outside the building during the night"…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

Barceló Raval
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Visiting Ciutat Vella

Ciutat Vella is a metropolitan neighbourhood known for its architecture and popular art scene. Here you'll find plenty to visit, including Palau de la Musica Catalana, Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar and Palau Guell. Book your hotel now and use Ciutat Vella as your home base for exploring the sights in and around Barcelona.

Staying in Ciutat Vella

You’ll get to choose from several accommodation options in Ciutat Vella, and travellers enjoy these top picks:

  • The Serras: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a 24-hour health club, 14-minute walk from Palau de la Musica Catalana. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable rooms and beach locale.
  • Casa Camper Barcelona: 4-star hotel with free breakfast, a restaurant and a fitness centre, 10-minute walk from Palau de la Musica Catalana. Expedia travellers like this hotel's comfortable beds and central location.
  • The Wittmore - Adults Only: 5-star hotel with a restaurant, a rooftop terrace and free WiFi, 12-minute walk from Palau de la Musica Catalana. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and walkable location.

Exploring Barcelona

If you've got some time to explore Ciutat Vella, you won't be disappointed by Port Vell, Carrer Montcada and La Rambla. Palau de la Musica Catalana and Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar are a also couple of sights to visit when you're in the neighbourhood.

While you're here, you’ll likely want to explore the area, and nearby neighbourhood el Gòtic has top sights including Barcelona Cathedral and Placa de Catalunya. Plaza de George Orwell, MIBA Museum and Barcelona City Council are a few other places worth a visit while you're in Barcelona.

Getting Around Ciutat Vella and the Greater Barcelona Area

If you want to see more of the city, Barceloneta Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Drassanes Station and Jaume I Station. If you want to venture out of town, Barcelona Franca Station is the closest train station. You can also catch a ride at France Station. You can enquire about options for water travel at the port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Ciutat Vella like?
Ciutat Vella is an historic neighbourhood known for its stunning architecture and major shopping area. Experience the best of Ciutat Vella with a visit to Port Vell, Barcelona Aquarium and Palau Guell.
What's a favourite place to stay in Ciutat Vella?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, The Serras is the highest ranked property in Ciutat Vella. This 5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located steps from Port Vell. Other favourite options in the area include The Barcelona EDITION and Yurbban Passage Hotel & Spa.
How many hotels will I be able to find in the Ciutat Vella area?
If you’re searching for places to stay in Barcelona, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 788 Ciutat Vella hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Ciutat Vella, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available in Ciutat Vella.
What are the top things to see and do in Ciutat Vella?
You can catch a show at Palau de la Musica Catalana, Gran Teatre del Liceu and Teatre Poliorama while in Ciutat Vella. As you’re discovering the neighbourhood, Port Vell and Barcelona Aquarium are some other places worth a visit. Don’t miss favourite places to visit in the surrounding area, such as Palau Guell, La Rambla and Picasso Museum. While you’re out sightseeing in Barcelona, make sure that you visit other sights such as Barcelona Cathedral or Barceloneta Beach.
How can I get around Ciutat Vella and the greater Barcelona area?
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Barceloneta Station, Drassanes Station or Jaume I Station. If you want to venture out of town, Barcelona Franca Station is the closest train station. You can also catch a ride at France Station. Learn about your options for water transport at the port.

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