Barcelona is one of the most picturesque and popular cities in Spain. It is authentically historic and contains an array of architectural marvels. There’s something to delight everyone in this beautiful city. From the diverse culture to the spectacular nightlife and of course the sumptuous delicacies, Barcelona is a hub of liveliness. There are plenty of shopping spots to explore and delicious food to try. Barcelona, as we all know, is also the hub for football enthusiasts! With so many great things at one’s disposal, getting a cost-efficient vacation rental may seem a bit of a hurdle. Leave your worries behind as we have curated a list of the best affordable Airbnbs under 40 USD in Barcelona, Spain. Take a look below.
This private room in Barcelona features a large exterior window that brings in a lot of great natural light. Other than that, the room also has a double bed, a flat-screen TV with standard cable, ceiling lighting with halogens and two extra lamps, a bathtub, parquet flooring, a washer, and a desk.
The kitchen has a refrigerator, a stove, a coffee maker, and an oven. In terms of nearby places to visit, this home is not too far away from several restaurants, beach bars, shops, and attractions.
Top guest reviewsbed was so comfortable tv and wifi working properly and the room very illuminatedmy favorite thing in the apartment was a panorama view windowsthe room also had a fan which was useful when the weather was getting warmer during the daythe room offered privacy internet was great accommodations was clean n neatthe room was lovely and i appreciated the access to the kitchenclean and modernthe room was clean and just as picturedtony's apartment is clean and the bed is comfortablethe apartment was nice and cleanvery clean flat and toni very responsive and nice
Host:friendly and helpful hosttoni is a great hosttoni is a great hosttoni is a great hostthe host is super nice and accommodatingRead more reviewsgreat location very nearby metro and busgreat location with the metro being only a couple minutes awayvery well located and lovely staythe location and his house are pretty goodthe apartment has a very convenient location everything is very close or easily reachable
Describing itself as a perfect place to stay for two people, this one-bedroom studio rental features a shower cabin in the bathroom, modern appliances in the kitchen, and a sofa bed in the living area. Other than that, there are also outdoor blinds, a TV, WiFi, an electric heater, and a dedicated workspace. The owner will also provide guests with guidebooks, maps, and timetables to assist guests.
In terms of nearby places to visit, this studio is close to several shops, restaurants, and attractions in Barcelona. It’s also just a 10-minute walk away from Parc Guell, a 20-minute walk away from Sagrada Familia, and a 25-minute walk away from Passeig de Gracia.
Top guest reviewsthe wifi worked very wellvery nice apartment with all the amenities you'd needthe only downside is that chairs/seats enough comfortable to worka bigger and standing fan would easily solve the problemflat is very comfortable there is everything necessarythe towels are soft and cleanvery clean modern and well equippedhouse was clean and modernnice clean and modern with everything suppliedasa has wonderful and clean flat
Host:experience with host was goodwonderful and cute apt the host is very kind… :)asa was a great host who welcomed us graciouslyasa is a very welcoming and responsive hostasa and her parents are very very nice hostsRead more reviewspractical location in the heart of a lively neighborhoodi like the location very muchthe metro and bus station near everything is comfortableapartment in a great location short walk to nearby restaurants and nice neighbourhoodit's location is great with attractions nearby and access to everything else
This five-bedroom vacation rental in Barcelona offers guests comfortable and cozy furnishings for guests to enjoy. These furnishings include a digital TV, air conditioning, four single beds, a double bed, and WiFi. The kitchen has a coffee machine and an oven. There is also a balcony that showcases a magnificent view of the countryside, a perfect spot to relax. With the apartment being 200 m (656 ft) away from the city center, it’s not too far away from several restaurants, shops, and attractions.
Top guest reviewstwo bigger rooms also had their own balcony access which was niceexcellent location and very spacious apartment - exactly like the photosit was a very good stay great communicatio and great location the airbnb was clean and everything workedreally nice airy and clean flat in a superb location
Host:she was very friendly quick to respond to our queries and explained everything about the apartment clearlycheck in was perfect we were able to meet the host at the apartment early which was much appreciatedRead more reviewsgreat location and highly recommendbeautiful apartment at a great locationit was still a nice trip to barcelona and good location for usthe best attributes of this listing are great location and gernerous size (bedrooms)great location good communication and we really enjoyed staying here
Boasting comfortable rooms, this three-bedroom rental features a digital TV, air conditioning, WiFi, and a small furnished terrace where guests can relax. The open kitchen has four hot plates, an oven, and a coffee maker. The bedrooms all have a total of one single bed and two double beds that allow the rental to sleep up to five people.
As for nearby places to visit, this Airbnb vacation rental in Barcelona is not too far away from several attractions as it’s only 1.3 km (0.8 mi) away from Teatre Nacional de Catalunya, 2.4 km (1.4 mi) away from Passeig de Gracia, and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) away from Plaça de Catalunya.
Top guest reviews
Host:communications to the owner was easy and without problemsthe host replied always on time and was very kindhost was very nice easy to contacthost was fantastic with communicationthe host josep was very hospitable and made our stay extreamly pleasantRead more reviewsthe location is excellentperfect apartment really close to sagrada familia and metronice location close to a metro station with a lot of grocerie stores and patisserias close bysonia’s flat is great perfectly located to take the subway or the busin my opinion the location was almost perfect
Located in the Eixample District, this central double private room offers a modernist design for its guests to enjoy. Able to accommodate up to two people, this rental comes with a living-dining area and a kitchen. Some amenities include a bathtub, a TV, pocket WiFi, and a dedicated workspace. The kitchen has a refrigerator and coffee maker.
There is also a terrace where guests can relax while enjoying the views of the area. Thanks to its convenient location, the rental is only a 7-minute walk away from Plaza de España, a 20-minute walk away from Plaza Catalunya, and is close to many restaurants and shops.
Top guest reviewsand there’s a fan if it gets hotwifi had very good and fast receptioni am a light sleeper and did not need to use my ear plugs just the fanbig room near sants station and plaza espana wifi is excellent big bathroom kitchen nice balconythe bathroom was also clean and stocked with body wash shampoo conditioner hair dryer curling ironall was very clean and comfortablethe rooms are extremely clean and we'll smellingthe room was clean and well-maintainedthe place was super clean and neto was very nice and accommodatingthe room is very clean
Host:neto is a great host and deserves his superhost statusneto is a great hostvery kind and friendly hostneto is a great hostneto is a great host i loved staying at his placeRead more reviewsgreat place super close to the train stationexcellent location for trains and airportgreat budget accommodation very near sants train station and the metro station less than a 5 minute walkthis is a nice place situated just across the sants railway stationfriendly and helpful escort from the very close train station to the flat
Described as an “oasis in Barcelona”, this private room offers a number of great amenities to help guests relax after a long day of touring. Musicians and music lovers are in for a treat as the room features a piano and a couple of guitars for them to use. There is also WiFi, a dedicated workspace, and a kitchen with a refrigerator, a stove, a coffee maker, and an oven. The green terrace is a great place to relax.
Finally, the rental is right next to Putxet Park, 100 m (328 ft) away from the subway, and a 15-minute walk away from Parc Guell and Plaza Catalunya.
Top guest reviewsthe terrace in lovely and the room is the perfect place to unwind after exploring barcelonathe room is very comfortable with a private bathroomthe bed is comfortable and sharingf the bathroom with marta was never an issuesuper comfortable bed n private bathroom n nice gardeni love the found floor living room the garden and the spacious bathroomfurthermore the place was clean and spaciousthe room and adjacent bathroom were spotlessly cleanbeautiful place: very clean and nice place safe neighborhoodmarta’s place was cozy clean and in a quiet neighborhoodwe loved staying in marta's clean quiet and comfortable room
Host:thoughtful and helpful hostmarta’s home is lovely and she is a friendly and thoughtful hostshe answered questions and helped us get our laundry done and was very helpful from afarshe was also really friendly and answered all our questions right awaymarta is a great hostRead more reviewswell situated by the metro in a peaceful neighbourhoodgood location as wellthe metro was in easy walking distance but there are also a lot of worthwhile attractions close bygreat neighborhood with easy access (metro l3) to the city center and a 15-minute walk to park güellthe location is super great for metro park guell and sants
Nestled in the lively L'Eixample District of Barcelona, this studio is designed to offer guests a comfortable stay. This affordable Airbnb vacation rental has a double bed and a couch - thus, it can house up to three guests easily. It has a clean bathroom as well as a well-equipped kitchen where you can prepare meals if you don’t want to eat outside. Bus and metro stations are very close to this property as well. Free on-street parking and paid-parking off-premises are available near this accommodation for your convenience.
This budget-friendly space can comfortably accommodate three guests and is situated on Ferran Street. There is a kitchenette where you can prepare simple meals for breakfast. The double bed comes with fresh linens to ensure a restful sleep. Free WiFi is available for tourists staying short-term. To keep guests entertained while indoors, the rental has a large TV for watching your favorite shows with a drink in hand.
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
711 meters (0.5 mi) from Plaça de CatalunyaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe apartment is very clean and looks like on the pictureseverything was fine - the apartment was clean well equipped and nicely furnished
Host:the communication with the host was super smooth and fastRead more reviewstop apartment in top location thanks xaviergreat location very central and cleangreat flat and perfect location to spend some days in barcelonaotherwise the place is nice and the location great
This beautiful vacation rental is the perfect choice for couples, solo travellers and those travelling for business purposes as well. It is centrally located and just 10 minutes away from the majestic beach. The surrounding neighbourhood is tranquil and extremely safe too. The apartment consists of all the necessities one would need for a hassle-free stay. The terrace here is very well-maintained and is the perfect place to spend some relaxing evenings. Some of the other facilities at your disposal here include WiFi, breakfast at no additional charge, dryer, washer, air-conditioning, a laptop-friendly workspace and lots more.
Top guest reviewsamazing view comfy bed private balconywe were lucky to be given a room with toilet in itshe provides complimentary wifi to-go and offers great coffee and a deep and loving knowledge of barcelonaamazing hospitality views and great breakfastthe room was perfect for me and my friend & there was a heater provided as welllinens were clean and beds were comfortablethe room was what i expected but it wasn’t as clean as i expectedher place was very clean and although our room was very small it was just was we neededthe place to be excellent welcome very clean and many suggestions to enjoy the cityher home is clean and has everything you need to have an amazing stay
Host:host is welcoming and informativeshe was very kind and made us feel at homegreat place very nice hostamazing host she welcomed us with great hospitality and drinksmercedes was a wonderful hostRead more reviewsvery central and close to key places of interestthe location is perfectgreat place in a fabulous location so close to everythingit’s perfectly located in the gothic quarter easy to walk absolutely everywheremercedes place is in an ideal location
This fully equipped studio in a brand new building is located at just a 10-minutes’ walk from central Barcelona. This rental has a comfortable double bed and a clean bathroom. A refrigerator and a hot water kettle are also available in the studio. You have access to a common rooftop terrace where you can sit back and unwind. The electric blackout shutters on the windows will help you adjust the amount of light you want coming in the rental. Wi-Fi, an iron, a TV, dryer and washing machine are some other amenities available at this accommodation.
Top guest reviewshad good aircon a safe hair dryer and ironthe electric black out shutters were so nice for a dark room for sleepinggreat room; large and clean with air conditioningroom was very nice and had everything that is needed including a fully equipped kitchena lovely view from the bed cozy bed and good locationclean tidy and secureanna’s room is clean and cozyawesome shower and clean bathroomour apartament was super clean and comfortable100% satisfaction clean and nice
Host:great service from belton my welcome hostthe owners were very kind and hospitable peopleanna was always quick to respond to questions and all the other staff was super friendlythe check in was easy and the host provided useful tipsvery helpful hosts who took the time to give us tips and always answer our callsRead more reviewsawesome location right by the metrogreat location super close to bus and metro stopslocation was absolutely perfectthe location was excellent and very near reasonably priced restaurantsgood location close to the subway and plenty of near-by restaurants to choose from
This beautiful apartment for two is located in the heart of Barcelona, in a very lively neighbourhood. It is centrally located and easily accessible to places such as the famous La Boqueria market, Plaza Catalunya, Barcelona Airport, and the beach as well. The house has been recently renovated to perfection and offers all the essential amenities needed for a delightful stay. The amenities offered here include a double bed, air-conditioning, breakfast at no additional charge, a laptop-friendly workspace, a fully stocked kitchenette, washer, central heating and beach essentials.
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
188 meters (0.2 mi) from Plaça de CatalunyaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioning in the room worked great and cooled the room quicklythe room is small but perfect for just sleeping in while you visit barcelonathat aside the apartment was in a good location spacious bathroom with some other home amenitiesfelt extremely comfortable in the shared space as marc consistently checked up on us and provided helpful informationthe house was clean and he had towels food etcgood appartment clean and cosythe room was very clean and comfortablethe room was clean and the bed was comfortablemarc's place is great clean and comfortable
Host:the host is really welcoming and accommodativethe perfect host in barcelonahis roommate is kindhost was great at communicating arrival instructionsmarc was a great hostRead more reviewsthe location is amazinggreat location close to transportation and tourist attractionsperfect location and very good comunicationlocation was great no street noise close to everything centralperfect location in the city centre just a minute walking from la rambla
This small yet cozy private double room guarantees guests a relaxing time throughout their stay. The owner is a yoga instructor and is more than happy to assist guests with any yoga-related activities they may want to do during their stay. The room itself has WiFi, a TV with standard cable, air conditioning, and a private hot tub.
Guests also have access to a big living room, kitchen, dining room, and large balcony. Finally, the rental is only three blocks away from the beach, a block away from the park, and ten minutes away from the city center.
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
1.86 km (1.2 mi) from Plaça de Catalunya
Top guest reviewsthe room is small and quite calm the matress is oknot to mention the balcony is a beautiful place to have your breakfast and/or coffee in the morningthere were sufficient hangers for me and the bed was very comfortablemy room was fine with a good bed and plenty of room for storageit's a cheap clean private beda nice clean spot within walking distance of the beachesa clean basic and practical place to stay for a couple of daysthe room was great the flat very nice and cleanthe apartment is nice and clean with a small balcony
Host:kind and helpful hostlovely apartment and a great hostanaÿs is such a kind hostshe is great host and very kindanays was very pleasant and nice hostRead more reviewsthe location is great close to everythingvery quiet place well situated not far from the city center and close to the metro station and busclose to the beach and really nice cafes close bybeautiful apartment and great locationthe location is very close to the center yet far enough for a peaceful night
This spacious one-bedroom apartment is located in one of the most picturesque areas of Barcelona. It is located in the Historical Centre close to some of the major tourist attractions. The apartment has been recently renovated to perfection and features all the daily necessities. It is colourful and well maintained with a super comfortable ambience. The apartment offers an array of amenities including an elevator, breakfast at no additional charge, free WiFi, washer, essentials, a fully stocked kitchen and free street parking as well.
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
1.56 km (1.0 mi) from Plaça de Catalunya
Top guest reviewsthe photos don't do the room justice - it's lovelythere are lovely touches - breakfast snacks and free coffeeas for the room and space: the room looks better in person than the photos dogreat facilities including air con ramon gave us lots of information about the city itselfhe even offers some breakfast and coffee stuff for the guests which is a lovely touchexcellent clean and large apartmentall was clean and okit’s very clean and quitethe place is extremely clean and accommodatingthe bathroom and shower were very clean
Host:ramón was very kind and hospitablehe was very helpful and provided us with maps and tipsramon is a good hosthe is helpful gives you every info you need and always ready to replysuper nice and helpful hostRead more reviewslocation is really goodgood location pretty close to everythinglocation was fantastic close (easy walking distance) to metro station restaurants and shopslocation is great for exploringgood location close to metro and restaurants
Located in the heart of the city, this fabulous apartment features a double room which is the ideal option for couples and solo travellers. It is centrally located and is easily accessible to the airport, supermarket, beach and the metro station as well. The apartment is very clean and well-maintained with all the necessities neatly stacked up in place. Some of the facilities provided here include a laptop-friendly workspace, a fully equipped kitchen, WiFi, dryer, air-conditioner, beach essentials, an exquisite balcony, children’s facilities and safety features.
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
501 meters (0.4 mi) from Plaça de Catalunya
Top guest reviewsno air conditioner but fan in the roomit can also get pretty hot and stuffy with no air conditioning or fanthe apartment of christina was really greatvery big room with a small terrace and really comfortablewe spent two quiet nights in a very comfortable roomthe room is clean and convenientvery spacious clean and stylishit was clean and had everything you neededroom is clean and have everything that you needthe room was spacious and clean
Host:kristine is a lovely hostcristina was a really nice host and super courteouskristne was a wonderful hostshe is an excellent hostchristina is an amazing host quick response to every questionsRead more reviewsgreat location right next to the metro stationgreat location really close to the metro and a lot of tourist locationgreat location near bus from airport and metrovery good location walking distance to la ramblaslocation is great very central and just in front of the metro station
This spectacular beachfront apartment offers stunning ocean views and is located at a fabulous location. The breakfast served here is out of the world and is super healthy and nutritious as well. It is centrally located and easily accessible to places such as the Mar Bella Beach, Diagonal Mar Shopping Center, Glories Commercial Centre, and the Convention Center and Business Forum. The facilities offered include free parking on premises, washer, essentials, TV, hot water, WiFi, heating and a fully functional kitchen too.
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
4.95 km (3.1 mi) from Plaça de Catalunya
Top guest reviewsthey also have bread coffee and a good kitchen to cook if necessaryvery clean affordable and comfortable spotthe place itself was clean and cozythe apartment is clean comfortableour room and the whole flat was clean and nicethe room is clean and very nice
Host:the hosts were nice and helpful; they answered any questions i hadyou will be surprised by the kindness and the hospitality of the hostluis was a great host and made me feel at homethe hosts were very friendly and helpfulthe two hosts were very kind and helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location as right next to a metro stationurban location and good breakfasta great shopping center is 5 min walkgood location near metro beach shopping centerbeside the metro yet within walking distance to beautiful uncrowded beaches and a large shopping centre
This bright and airy apartment looks spectacular and is fully functional as well. It consists of a super comfortable double bed, one shared bath, all the necessities and a kitchenette as well. It is located in downtown, Barcelona and is in close proximity to places such as the Sagrada Familia, the Torre Agbar and the Glorias metro station. Some of the facilities offered here are an elevator, free WiFi, dryer, washer, TV access and safety features as well.
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
1.92 km (1.2 mi) from Plaça de Catalunya
Top guest reviewsloved the balcony in the roomthe room didn’t have an air conditioner but he got us a fanthe balcony was such a nice added touch to the roomthe kitchen and bathroom were adequate and the balcony of the room was small but nicevery nice and spacious room with a small balconyclean quiet and comfortableeverything was clean and as expectedit is clean and feels very safethe place was clean and the same as in the pictureseverything was clean and exactly how he described it to be
Host:jose was a friendly host and quick at respondingjosé is a great hostthe host responses fast if some help is neededjose is very nice hostgreat room and helpful hostRead more reviewsmetro and bus lines were pretty close toogreat locationgreat location you can walk everywherethis is a great location very close to the glòries metro stationthe location is perfect and pretty much close to everything
This centrally located apartment is easily accessible to the major tourist highlights in town. The metro station, Plaza Cataluña and the Aerobus are all within the vicinity. It is a complete value for money and is the ideal option for two people. The host is super hospitable and will ensure you have a delightful stay. The amenities at your disposal here include hairdryer, shampoo, a fully stocked kitchenette, WiFi, essentials, hot water, and a few safety features as well.
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
700 meters (0.5 mi) from Plaça de Catalunya
Top guest reviewscozy space and good wifiwe may be staying under one roof with shared bathroom our timings were never clashed with herswifi worked great and there is a supermarket right next to the aptwould definitely recommend and if room is available i will definitely book againcoming to our stay we were very comfortable with herit was very clean and cosyit was very clean spacious and cozythe room was small but cozy clean and comfortablethe room is small-ish but very clean and has everything you would wantjonas place was very clean and in a great location
Host:jana is a very nice hostjana is a great hostjana is a really kind hostjana was a great host she made me feel at homejana was a wonderfully welcoming host and made thoughtful recommendationsRead more reviewsthis is the ideal location walking distance to everythingthe location is excellentthe location is greatexcellent location in the centerthe location is ok very close to the jaume i metro station
This gorgeous apartment is located in the heart of the city centre of Barcelona and is a complete value for money. It is centrally located and well connected to the metro and bus station which are easily accessible to all the major tourist attractions in town. The house is very well maintained and the interiors are tastefully decorated. The facilities at your disposal include hairdryer, free WiFi, shampoo, a fully functional kitchen, and lots more.
Barcelona, CT, Spain
1.51 km (1.0 mi) from Plaça de Catalunya
Top guest reviewsthey have a great looking space with amenities for the bathroom and coffee available for guestslovely room with a balconyloved the room and the balconythe room was nice we had also access to the balconythe room itself is very spacious and has a lovely balcony with an iconically catalan viewvery clean and cozyshower room was good clean and bigneed a lite bite more clean the housethe place was very clean even though there was other people in the apartmentthe bathroom which has been newly renovated is beautiful and left spotless every time
Host:the host is very friendly and caringyucef was a great hostbeautiful apartment and amazing hostvery friendly and quick with responsesthe easiness of our host & the rest of the occupantsRead more reviewsgreat place located few minutes walking distance from the center of the citythe location was good toowonderful little apartment close to historical sightsapartment was absolutely lovely ideal locationgreat location very quite you can get a subway very close
This beautiful apartment is sure to brighten up your day with its super chic and colourful decor. It is located in the heart of Raval and is easily accessible to Barrio de Sant Antoni, which is the most fashionable neighbourhood in the city. The apartment can easily accommodate up to three people and is equipped with all the necessities one would need for a hassle-free stay. The amenities offered here include elevator facility, WiFi, dryer, shampoo, heater, essentials, hot water, linens and extra pillows and blankets.
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
815 meters (0.6 mi) from Plaça de Catalunya
Top guest reviewsas other people already mentioned it door locks in the bedroom and in the bathroom would be goodwe still enjoyed our stay one thing we would’ve appreciated would be locks on bedroom and bathroom doorthe room was small but was definitely enough space for 2 people for 1 nightroom is small and can get quite hot but it is still adequatemy parents found the stay very comfortableclean place and a good bedthe flat is very clean and charminghelpfull great position very cleanwhile photos show a very lovely clean space the apartment was cluttered and much in need of a cleaningthe apartment is very clean and stylish and the bedroom is a decent size for two people
Host:the host was friendlyfrancisco is a great hostfrancisco is a great hostfrancisco was very helpfulfrancisco was really kind and good hostRead more reviewsgood location near metro stationgood place with convenient locationright next to metro station and a very easy walk to la ramblavery very close to main attractions and public transportationapartment is in an amazing location only a short walk away to the main area of barcelona
A must visit
Barcelona consists of some of the most spectacular tourist attractions and is a must visit especially for art lovers and football enthusiasts. These cost-effective vacation rentals will ensure you have a hassle-free stay without burning a hole in your pocket!
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