Villarroel Residence Apartments, recently refurbished. For the business traveler the apartments are near the Plaça FIRA in Spain a 15 min walk or 2 stops on the metro, so it is a perfect place for many various conferences and exhibitions in Barcelona. For tourists in the same area just behind Placa Spain has the Montjuic area where the Royal Palace, the Botanical Gardens, the Miró Museum and some of the most spectacular views of Barcelona. A 10 minute walk is on the Paseo de Gracia, it is home to two of the most spectacular creations of Gaudi. 5 minutes walk to reach the Raval area where two of the most prestigious contemporary art galleries MACBA and CCCB, and another 5 min will be in the center of Barcelona, Las Ramblas street offering entertainment.