The elegant Avenida Palace is located in a prime position in the very heart of the cosmopolitan city of Barcelona, a short stroll from the popular Plaza Cataluña square, one of the Barcelona hotspots. It is very well connected to all major attractions by the public transport network and just a stone's throw from Las Ramblas and the Barrio Gotico - the most important part of the city. Boasting an interesting history of hosting celebrities and VIPs (including the Beatles in 1965!) this newly refurbished hotel is perfect for couples, families and business travelers with 129 spacious guestrooms providing 4-star facilities and services at competitive prices. Getting to the Hotel: Barcelona Airport is a 12 km away. The hotel is just 3 minutes from Plaza Cataluna's public transport. Local Tips: The main tourist areas of the city are all in the immediate vicinity, making this hotel the perfect base from which to explore Barcelona on foot. Timeless elegance meets modern convenience at the Avenida Palace! A city tax of 1.25 Euros per person per night is applicable and to be paid in cash locally. FACILITIES: Dining: The hotel is booked on a Room Only basis with an option for Bed and Breakfast. The marvellous hotel restaurant Insòlit serves a buffet breakfast as well as lunch and dinner buffet service with an express section and a Brasserie. Sumptuous a la carte dinners are served at the Golden Palace restaurant. Activities: The Avenida Palace has an onsite beauty salon for a wide range of treatments including massage services. Additional: 24 hour reception, extras such as chocolates and flowers available on request, Business centre with 2 computers, in-room Wi-Fi Internet access (with charge) and Internet in all of the common areas of the hotel, in the lobby, bar and restaurant (at no charge).