The Oasis hotel is conveniently situated in the city centre neighbourhood of Barceloneta, within walking distance from the beach and the main sites of Barcelona as Port Vell, Maremagnum, the Picasso Museum, the Gothic Quarter, Las Ramblas and the trendy Born area.The breakfast room has been newly refurbished and is situated on the ground floor, offering a complete hot buffet. There is also a restaurant open to the public that provides a wide variety of snacks, tapas and a daily menu of typical Spanish dishes.This traditional building, dating from 1850, is well maintained.The lobby has just been renovated, providing more space. The reception area has been modernised and it's located in the middle. Some parts of the flooring offer unique views of the ancient soil and pottery found beneath the building.Highly recommended hotel, offering outstanding quality for an officially 2 star hotel very well preserved. This family-run hotel provides friendly service. Its excellent location and laid-back ambience are its high points. (04/11 dv). A city tax where applicable is to be paid in cash locally.