Barcelona is the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region and is well-known for its art and architecture. Make La Sagrada Familia your first stop, a basilica with museum tours and city views. If possible, do book your tickets in advance, since this is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Barcelona. Then, take a 20-minute walk to Casa Milà, an impressive cultural center with exhibitions and concerts. Walk on for another 7 minutes and you will land yourself at Casa Batlló, another historical landmark not to be missed. Created by architect Antoni Gaudi, the extraordinary art decorations featuring the curved dragon-roofed apartment block, now a museum, is definitely a masterpiece worth your time. There’s so much more to see and experience at Barcelona so check out these top Airbnb Plus homes for an awesome stay you won’t regret!
When vintage artwork meets modernity, this lovingly restored apartment for up to 5 guests is what you get. Bright colors are showcased throughout, offsetting 1930s high-vaulted brick ceilings and traditional Barcelona tile floors. Set in the heart of Dreta de l'Eixample, you will be within walking distance of many historical landmarks in Barcelona. Apart from La Sagrada Familia, Casa Milà and Casa Batlló, try visiting Plaça de Catalunya, a sculpture-filled square lined with shops – a perfect place to people-watch. There are also a couple of shopping malls and eateries in the district.
Vintage Concept Flat in Chic Neighbourhood
Peer out from the balcony with an espresso in hand, an ideal way to start your day right. This remodeled high-rise apartment featuring a fireplace, graceful mid-century furnishings, and a cozy tiled kitchen sleeps up to 6 guests. Situated a short walk from Passeig de Gràcia train station, you’re opposite Fundació Antoni Tàpies museum and extremely near Casa Batlló, Casa Amatller museum and Casa Mulleras. Take a 20-minute walk and you can get to Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art and Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB). If you’re tight on budget, then we recommend you to have a meal at Dos Palillos, an Asian fusion restaurant, to reward yourself after a long day of sightseeing.
Renovated Vintage High-Rise with Balcony
Having breakfast while overlooking a peaceful urban avenue in this brightly-lit apartment is a comfort for the soul. It has two bedrooms, one bathroom, a full kitchen, a dining room, and a patio for 4 people. The classic, modernist building is located in Sant Antoni near the train station and right beside Fantasy Land amusement park. You’re a 20-minute walk away from the Maritime Museum, Columbus Monument, and Aquàrium de Barcelona.
Cheerful, Modern Apartment in Sant Antoni
This is a newly renovated flat with original details from the 1900s. The vaulted brick ceilings and traditional Barcelona tiles perfectly complement the bright and eclectic decor. There are two bedrooms and one bath, accommodating up to 6 guests. Not only is this apartment a short walk to Bogatell train station, it is also a 10-minute walk to Cascada Monumental, Parc de la Ciutadella and Barcelona Zoo. Casino Barcelona is a 15-minute walk away, right at Port Olímpic. There are many restaurants on the beachfront - La Taberna Gallega de Marcos Barcelona, El Cangrejo Loco, and La Fonda del Port Olímpic.
Past Meets Present in this Stunning Flat Near the Beach
This spacious, light-filled oasis near Liceu train station has floor-to-ceiling windows in the atrium-like living and dining space. With four bedrooms and baths, it can house up to 10 guests. There’s also an outdoor space where you can soak up the sunlight with a drink in the day. You’re a short walking distance to Gran Teatre del Liceu, a performing arts theater showcasing operas, concerts and dance recitals. Located not too far away is Jamboree Jazz and Dance Club, as well as Plaça Reial, a vibrant, public plaza surrounded by restaurants and nightclubs.
Amazing and bright Loft near Las Ramblas
This urban apartment with a pool in the outdoor common area has two bedrooms which can accommodate up to 4 people. It is in between two train stations - Mercat Nou and Plaça de Sants. You’re a 20-minute walk away from The Magic Fountain, where several museums are located, namely the Archaeology Museum of Catalonia, Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, and Museu Olímpic ide l'Esport. If you want to get an impressive view of the city, drop by the Montjuïc Castle, a 17th-century hilltop fortress and former prison housing a military museum.
Contemporary Apartment near Magic Fountain
The pop-art-influenced decorations add character to this neat, studio-style space with one bedroom and bath. Comfortable for 2 and cozy for 3, you will find yourself close to Fontana train station. You will be in the vicinity of Vila de Gràcia Square, a family-friendly plaza featuring bars, cafes, and shops around a 19th-century clock tower. Visit Roomin Escape amusement center and Bosque Multicines cinema while you’re in the neighborhood, or take a 15-minute walk to Casa Milà!
Stay in a Bright Apartment in the Heart of Gràcia
Think whitewashed brick walls and gorgeous wooden frames in this fully modernized apartment. The private terrace provides ample space for some fresh air after a busy day in the city. It has three bedrooms and one bath, which can accommodate up to 6 guests. Located near Sant Antoni train station, you’re a 6-minute walk away from Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art. From the museum, take another 22-minute walk to Museu de la Xocolata, a museum featuring famous artworks rendered in chocolate. There are also workshops for kids and adults! You can also catch a concert at Palau de la Música Catalana, an art nouveau concert hall known for its ornate facade with a stained-glass dome.
Explore Sant Antoni from a Modern Penthouse
Located near Jardins de Can Miralletes park and within a short walking distance of Camp de l'Arpa train station, this one-bedroom, one-bath house sleeps 2 people. There’s a staircase that leads to an outdoor roof, an area where you can chill at any time of the day. Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, a modern hospital offering guided tours of gardens, is literally right at your doorstep. The same goes for Casa Àsia and Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau monument. Take a 20-minute drive to Museu de Ciències Naturals de Barcelona if you’re interested in contemporary exhibitions and the extensive natural history media library.
Goza del Lujo y el Diseño en esta Casa para Dos
Experience the charms of classic Barcelona with this elegant and lovely apartment with exquisite furnishings. It is close to the iconic La Sagrada Familia. Situated in between two train stations - Monumental and Verdaguer, it has three bedrooms, two baths and can accommodate up to 7 guests. You’re a 20-minute drive to Gothic Quarter, where Museu d'Història de Catalunya History Museum, Palau Güell Palace, and Aquarium Barcelona are located. Traveling with kids? Then you’ve got to bring them to Tibidabo Amusement Park, which is a 30-minute car ride away.
Apartamento NUEVO, ELEGANTE cerca de LA SAGRADA FAMILIA
Explore the other districts of Barcelona
There’s so much more to see at Barcelona as compared to what we’ve listed above. Don’t miss out on visiting the other districts like Sants-Montjuïc, where Montjuïc Castle is located. Poble Espanyol open-air museum and Joan Miró Foundation modern art museum is also in close proximity to Montjuïc Castle. Let’s also not forget Sarrià-Sant Gervasi, one of the biggest districts of Barcelona, situated on the north-west of the city. You will find CosmoCaixa Barcelona science museum there as well. Go up to the peak via a funicular railway at Funicular del Tibidabo, you wouldn’t trade anything in the world for that view!