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16 Best Airbnbs In Barcelona - Updated 2020

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Home to a famed football club, stunning architecture and mouth-watering food, Barcelona boasts numerous Unesco World Heritage Sites, museums and parks. It’s hard not to fall in love with Barcelona’s rich culture and history. However, if galleries and museums are not your cup of tea, you’ll definitely enjoy the azure blue waters of the city’s beaches and the best beach bars in Barcelona. Additionally, the main attractions are generally walkable and the pleasant climate of the city make Barcelona all the more enjoyable to explore. If you’re in need of a place to rest after an action-packed day in the city, Airbnb has plenty of options for you, including apartments and villas to rent in Barcelona. Here are some of the 16 best Airbnbs in Barcelona for you.

1. Fully Equipped Duplex

Fully Equipped Duplex
Source: Airbnb

67 USD/night for 2 guests (excludes 45 USD cleaning fee)

In the heart of Old Town lies this charming and well-maintained loft for two. The cozy apartment utilizes space very efficiently and consists of a dining room, living room, kitchen and bedroom. This fully equipped duplex is located in the lively and interesting El Gotic, with the Rambla, Port-Vell and the beaches all within walking distance. Do note that the apartment can be slightly noisy at night but if you’re a heavy sleeper, it shouldn’t be a problem.

2. City Beach Apartment (from USD 95)

This all-white apartment which accommodates up to five guests is located in El Poblenou and has everything to meet your needs. Clean and minimalistic, the space comprises of two double bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living room and a fully equipped kitchen. You’ll just be 300 meters (984 feet) from the golden shores of the beach and surrounded by some of the best shopping spots, restaurants, bistros and cafes in Barcelona, Spain. You’ll be close to the metro, which will take you Downtown in just 10 minutes.

APARTMENT AT RAMBLA POBLE NOU AND BEACH
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
127 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed and sofa
apartment was nice and cosy with all the necessary facilities
one room have a small but nice balcony
really nice bathroom and fully equipped kitchen
if you like white walls and funky floor tiles you will like teresa’s old world apartment
Cleanliness:
it was clean with plenty of towels and blankets
really luxury and clean flat
and it is clean and comfortable
the apartment is clean and spacious
it was clean spacious and light
Host:
teresa is a perfect host
teresa was a great host very nice and helpful answering all our questions and special requests
teresa is a great host
good size apartment and very nice host engagement
teresa had fast and helpful responses
Location:
the location is excellent
amazing location and super close to the beach
close to a good beach
the location of the apartment is awesome
public transportation is close by as well and very easy to manage
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3. Happy Bunk Bedroom near Beach

Happy Bunk Bedroom near Beach
Source: Airbnb

25 USD/night for 2 guests

If you’re looking to explore the city without spending too much on accommodation, then this Happy Bunk Bedroom is the best Airbnb in Barcelona for you. This simplistic and bright bedroom is comfortable and caters to all your basic needs. Moreover, you’ll have access to the entire apartment, including the terrace, living room, bathroom and kitchen. Located close to the beach, Rambla and the metro, this is one of the best Barcelona vacation rentals for budget backpackers and couples.

4. Big Sunny Room (Paseo de Gracia) (30 USD)

Big Sunny Room (Paseo de Gracia)
Source: Airbnb

Travelling with a larger group on a budget? You’ve come to the right place. This big sunny room, while minimalistic and simple, is well maintained with a great location. The dormitory style room gives guests access to the shared kitchen and bathroom. Moreover, it is situated right next to the Paseo de Gracia metro station and just outside the city center. This is a great space for you and your loved ones to come back to and relax after a long day of exploring Barcelona.

Big Sunny Room - Paseo de Gracia

Price: 30 USD

Number of Guests:

Travelers Review: Rating 4.5 out of 5(from 109 reviews)

5. Barcelona B&B (from USD 76)

Spacious, modern and equipped with excellent amenities, this Barcelona B&B is located in an extremely fashionable building in a happening part of town. Numerous bars, restaurants and discos are just a walking distance away. The apartment, which accommodates up to six guests, features bedrooms, bathrooms and even a computer which you are free to use. Your friendly and easy-going host will be sharing the apartment with you; so do approach him if you are in need of assistance. This Airbnb offers both a wonderful accommodation and an authentic local experience.

BarcelonaBnB - GOTIC best B&B
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
158 reviews
Private room in condominium 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was a space heater that was great for the cold december nights
very nice place with everything you need fast internet kitchen big bathroom
i enjoyed the front facing room
the listing was perfectly accurate and the room was spacious and very very clean
Cleanliness:
clean bright and comfortable bed
everything is clean and quite spacey which i like
the room was clean (towels were included)
the building was clean and nice
his place was very clean and spacious
Host:
the host was friendly
andrea is a fantastic host
andrea was a fantastic host
andrea is the best host
andrea was a very nice host he offered me his printer coffe and company
Location:
nicely located and all in walking distance
fantastic location - very central
it's location its great
great place in the perfect location
the location is super well located in "mid-town" gotico
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6. Centric Double Room (Paseo de Gracia) (22 USD)

Centric Double Room (Paseo de Gracia)
Source: Airbnb

Backpackers on a budget listen up! This centric double room right next to the Paseo de Gracia metro station might just be what you’re looking for. While simple in nature, you’ll be provided with everything you need, including a double bed, closet and table. You’ll be sharing a spotless kitchen and bathroom with other travellers. Your wonderful host will also show you around and point you to Barcelona’s best eateries and attractions. However, do note that the noise from the elevator may bother some guests.

Centric Double Room-Paseo de Gracia

Price: 22 USD

Number of Guests:

Travelers Review: Rating 4.5 out of 5(from 112 reviews)

7. Cozy Room (Ramblas)

Cozy Room (Ramblas)
Source: Airbnb

23 USD/night for 2 guests

This value for money Catalan apartment is also another Airbnb accommodation ideal for couples travelling on a budget. The room itself is small but has everything you need. You’ll be sharing the space (which includes a kitchen and living room) with your flexible and welcoming hosts. Plaza Catalunya or the Gothic Quarter are both just a few minutes’ walk away. Alternatively, if you wish to travel to other parts of Barcelona, the metro and bus station are a 2-minute walk away from the apartment.

8. Big Central Room in Born

Big Central Room in Born
Source: Airbnb

36 USD/night, 13 USD/night per person after the first guest

Arrive as a stranger, leave as a friend. Guests rave about the warm hospitality of your hosts, noting thoughtful touches like providing fresh fruit and coffee. The room itself is comfortable and clean, leading out to a sunlit balcony. Additionally, it is located within walking distance from major attractions such as Gaudi houses, the Picasso Museum and the Ramblas. Your hosts will even provide an Airbnb guide of their spots in the city, so you’re never short of things to do and places to go.

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9. Modern Duplex Apartment (54 USD)

Modern Duplex Apartment
Source: Airbnb

This spanking new duplex apartment, comprising of a double bedroom, living room and fully equipped kitchen, is located in the Poble-sec area, one of the best Airbnb Barcelona neighborhoods. The space is clean, cozy and close to the metro and bus stations. Attractions such as the Ramblas are just a short stroll away. Additionally, you’ll find numerous restaurants, bistros, supermarkets and banks around your neighbourhood.

duplex apartment

Price: 54 USD

Number of Guests:

Travelers Review: Rating 4 out of 5(from 136 reviews)

10. Newly renovated one-bedroom loft for two walking distance to Market Collnlanc (from USD 143)

When in Barcelona, consider this trendy modern midcentury flat that is spacious enough for two guests. There’s a double bed and a sofa bed for those traveling with last-minute companions, as well as ample counter space in the spacious kitchen big enough for basic cooking and morning meal prep. The interiors boast touches of greenery and stunning furniture, with a small patio for those who wish to smoke without having to leave the 40 sqm (215 sqft) flat. Guests can make use of basic amenities like the Wifi, airconditioning, heating, free parking, and basic cookware and electronic appliances.

WIFI&COURTYARD! BARÇA stadium loft
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Catalunya, Spain
234 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice apartment and good connection to public transport
the wifi was a bit spotty but otherwise everything was great
love the look of the place and really appreciated the brown blinds that made the room extra dark
the apartment was just as in the photos— spacious and very clean
bed was comfy and the place had a washer in the apartment which was a nice plus
Cleanliness:
it was a clean and cosy apartment
very clean and tidy and easy :)
immaculately clean great communication from the host
the apartment was very clean spacious and a had modern artsy style
sarah’s place was very clean quiet and stylish
Host:
sarah was a great host
sarah was a great host accompanying our every need
sarah is a lovely host who is informative and helpful
a lovely flat and really helpful hosts
sarah was very helpful and exact
Location:
beautiful home super close to fcb stadium
great location for barcelona game
excellent location with easy access to the metro and great value for money
quick walk to the train station which was great
nice and cozy apartment close to the stadium and well connected to the city center
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11. Well-furnished penthouse with a terrace (from USD 43)

Stay in a beautiful penthouse that is fully furnished and has a lovely sun-drenched terrace providing great city views. The vacation rental has a private bathroom, a kitchenette, a king-size bed and many other modern amenities. Several shopping areas and tourist attractions are at a walking distance from the property. Plaza España is a 10-minute walk away.

⭐Penthouse Suite w/ Private Bathroom and Terrace⭐
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
446 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was comfortable for me (without ac) but i like warmth and no ac
the apartment has the most beautiful view the balcony was exactly what we hoped for the bed was comfortable
this place was a great spot in barcelona great views from the balcony and comfortable bed
view from the terrace was amazing and made the apartment for me
it was comfortable decorated really nice and the view was lovely
Cleanliness:
quiet and clean
sid’s suite was spotlessly clean and well laid out
very clean room and bathroom good equipment
apartment was wonderful clean and cosy
the suite was sparkling clean
Host:
sid was an amazing host
sid is an excellent host
sid was a good host
sid was also a great host
super friendly and helpful host
Location:
great location for subway/metro access
cute and cosy apartment close to public transport convenient stores and cafes
location: easy walk to la rambla the gothic quarter and the cathedral
situated in a good area close to most attractions in barcelona
his location was perfect and so close to so many things
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12. Furnished studio close to Sagrada Familia (from USD 47)

Enjoy staying in this cozy but well-appointed studio that is at a walking distance to many of Barcelona’s top attractions. The apartment has a couch in the living area, a comfy bed, a full bathroom and a fully equipped, modern kitchen. WiFi and cable TV are also available in the apartment. Sagrada Familia is just 650 meters (0.4 miles) away from this property.

Barcelona close to Sagrada Familia
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
444 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment exactly as description and photos show
wifi was a reasonable speed and water pressure in the shower was excellent
lovely apartment ***** - lluis was fantastic during our stay
the apartment has its pros and cons just like any other accommodation
overall lluis's kindness and helpfulness outweighed the cons to this apartment
Cleanliness:
great apartment which was totally clean and comfortable
the place was clean and neat
plaece is very nice; clean well desinged
the apartment was very clean and well presented
clean with all things that anybody needs
Host:
lluis was an excellent host
lluis was an amazing host
lluis has been a great host
lluis and teresa were great hosts
lluis was very helpful a great host
Location:
luckily they close by midnight
awesome location walked all over everything close to enjoy the city
this apartment is in a good location within easy walking distance of the city centre
location is perfect as well
perfect location away from all of the tourists
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13. Chic, renovated and vintage loft in Barcelona (from USD 82)

If you’re looking for stylish accommodation, look no further than this chic loft in Barcelona. The renovated loft has a distinct vintage charm in its exposed brick walls, wooden beams in the ceiling, and more such interesting architectural details. It is furnished in a trendy manner with comfortable beds, a cozy dining area, a well-appointed living area, a contemporary kitchen and more. Sagrada Familia is just a two-minute walk away from this fantastic vintage property.

Renovated & Vintage en Barcelona
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
487 reviews
Entire loft 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enjoy this comfortable stylish apartment with a lift and two sleeping areas
having a fan in the unit would be helpful to put by the bed
the apt is spacious and the common areas are comfortable
the beds are super comfortable and the space is perfect for two adults traveling with kids
also just 2 pillows on the bed- having 4 would be better
Cleanliness:
the apartment was sparkling clean and very comfortable
the kitchen was clean and well equipped
very clean lots of room and easy to get around
the place was sparking clean and just as described
the loft was very clean spacious and very well stocked
Host:
mary is a fantastic host
mari was a very nice host
mari was a great host
mari is a great host
mari was an outstanding host
Location:
terrific location in a beautiful apartment
great location just 3 minutes walk to sagrada familia
excellent location within walking distance from barcelona's biggest attractions
excellent location in the shadow of sagrada familia and a 2 minute walk from metro
this apartment is ideally located very close to public transport
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14. Elegant and luxurious downtown apartment (from USD 1097)

For those who love the finer things in life, an ordinary accommodation will just not do! When in Barcelona, choose to stay at this luxurious three-bedroom home in downtown Barcelona for a memorable experience. The chic apartment has elegant and plush furnishings in its living room, bedrooms, dining room and a fully equipped modern kitchen. An outdoor deck and a library are also accessible to guests. Several amazing restaurants are a five-minute walk away from this luxurious property.

Luxury Palacete
Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
Entire condominium 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

15. Private room in city center with a pool (from USD 58)

During your holiday in Barcelona, book yourself into this private room that is close to all the famous spots of the city. The room has plenty of storage space, a comfortable double bed, a full bathroom, air-conditioning, WiFi, and beautiful views of the swimming pool. Guests staying at this property have access to a lovely garden and an outdoor pool that is perfect for relaxing after a busy day in the city. Sagrada Familia is just a five-minute walk away.

1- An oasis in Barcelona Centre
Barcelona, CT, Spain
221 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good cafes nearby for breakfast and brunch
everything we needed was there also a lot of space to put our stuff and a comfortable bed
we got to enjoy the pool which was just lovely
beautiful home well presented and we loved having the pool on site thanks toni
it is immaculate and has everything you need for a comfortable stay
Cleanliness:
room is clean and tidy
everything was super clean and nice
the house is very clean especially impressed how clean the bathroom was always
room is very clean and quiet
the place was really clean and modern
Host:
wonderful host and extremely helpful prior to arriving
toni was a super nice host
toni was an amazing host
toni was an amazing host
toni is a great host
Location:
great location very close walk to the metro
the location is just perfect
great location and lovely room
the location is perfect walking distance from major metro and train stations
perfect location to explore the city
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16. Flauta Room

Flauta Room
Source: Airbnb

Solo travellers will love the fantastic location and the unique, quirky vibe of the apartment. The apartment has been artfully decorated with interesting paintings and leafy green plants. It even boasts a terrace bathed in sunlight and a large bathroom that you’ll be sharing with your host. The room itself is basic and clean. Located right in the heart of El Gotic, this apartment is just walking distance to Plaza Catalunya. Moreover, cat lovers will enjoy the presence of two felines in the apartment.

Single Room with Terrace

Visit Barcelona!

From food and sports to museums and beaches, there are a ton of things to do in this lively Spanish city. Moreover, you don’t need to worry about which time of the year to visit as Barcelona enjoys fantastic weather all year round! Do book early to avoid disappointment and contact your host frequently to ensure your stay is a pleasant one.

Frequently asked questions about Best Airbnbs In Barcelona

1. Which are the best Airbnbs near Sagrada Familia?

Plenty of Airbnbs in Barcelona are located close to Sagrada Familia. For the best options near this popular attraction, you can choose to stay at this furnished studio, this chic, renovated and vintage loft or book yourself into this private room in city center with a pool.

2. Which are the best luxury Airbnbs in Barcelona?

Many luxury Airbnbs are available in Barcelona. For the discerning traveler, the best luxury Airbnb in Barcelona is this elegant and stylish downtown apartment.

3. Which are the best Airbnbs in Barcelona with a pool?

Not many Airbnbs in Barcelona offer a pool. But if you’re very keen on staying at an Airbnb with a pool, you can book this charming private room in the city center.

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