10 Best Vacation Rentals In Barcelona, Spain - Updated 2022


Located in northeastern Spain, Barcelona is the crown jewel of Catalonia and one of the country’s major city centers. Not only that but the city is also considered as one of Europe’s main cultural hubs. In Barcelona, there are plenty of essential activities to tick from your bucket list. Check out Antoni Gaudí’s architectural masterpieces, including Park Güell, Casa Batlló, and La Sagrada Familia. You can also shop for local goods at La Boqueria, the city’s most famous and oldest public market. For art lovers, visit Picasso Museum and marvel at his works. For street entertainment, join the crowd at La Rambla, Barcelona’s most famous boulevard. To be near all these, check out the best vacation rentals in Barcelona, Spain.

1. Modernist villa with a private pool and solarium (from USD 504)

Stay in one of the most architecturally distinct vacation rentals in all of Barcelona. This early 20th-century property was refurbished in 2015 to make it even more luxurious. It has four bedrooms with six beds, two full baths, a fully equipped modern kitchen, and central cooling and heating systems.

Outside, there’s a private pool and garden you can enjoy plus a pergola where you can hang out. La Sagrada Familia and Park Güell are located a short walk away from the property.

Villa with private garden and pool,big terrace-solarium,pergola
23 reviews  Wifi Available
House 7 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our kids very much enjoyed the garden and the pool and we also used the patio frequently
it was perfect with 4 bedrooms a nice living room and kitchen and 2 bathrooms
the property was incredible beautiful garden and pool
it was so clean and looks just like the pictures
the villa is very clean and well appointed - we had everything we needed
the hosts were extremely helpful answering our questions and arranging taxis for us
maria and antonio were very gracious and helpful hosts and their property is beautiful
the location was close to a metro station so it was easy to get anywhere
the metro was close by making it easy to get around
the location is in a quiet and safe neighborhood a mile or so from the center of barcelona
very easy to metro and local shops
metro access within two blocks was very easy to use and gave us convenient access to all the sites
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2. Neoclassical-style luxury villa (from USD 1219)

Live like royalty in this Neoclassical-style luxury villa that was renovated in 2013, successfully merging traditional designs and modern sensibilities. This large property features 8 bedrooms and bathrooms and can sleep up to 18 people.

There are several terraces so guests can enjoy views in complete privacy, an outdoor pool and hot tub, and a well-manicured garden. For grand dinners, check out the formal dining room that can sit up to 16 guests.

Luxury Touristic Villa in Barcelona City
51 reviews
villa 18 Guests 8 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 18
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is large with every appliance that you could need (with an excellent coffee machine)
from olga's constant smile and delicious cooking to studying by the pool we made many wonderful memories
the bedrooms are large and very comfortable and the property is air conditioned throughout
overall an amazing place which has made our stay in barcelona completely unforgettable and extremely comfortable and luxurious
to the excellent games room
the house is really great everything is clean and spotless
the whole property is so clean and very tidy
owner was responsive and staff was friendly and helpful
victoria was a great host ensured a smooth check-in and gave us good tips / recommendations on arrival
in addition to that perfect & super friendly housekeeping
the hosts were extremely friendly and helped us whenever we needed it
imanol and his family were extremely welcoming and helpful
was a good location to explore barcelona and an ideal villa to relax with a group of friends
beautiful house great location and really nice helpfull host
it's not too far from everything and it's in a very safe and quiet part of barcelona
when we walked in we felt like we were in a mansion
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3. Beachfront ground-floor apartment for three (from USD 102)

One of the best things about rentals in Barcelona is the wide range of options, including beach homes and apartments. This one is housed in a salmon-pink building near Barcelona’s historical center and is literally steps away from the beach.

The apartment features a double bedroom and a double sofa bed, a dining and kitchen area, and proximity to some of the best tapas and seafood bars in the city.

Directly at the Beach Apartment in Barceloneta
145 reviews
Apartment 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
perfect location and loni was awesome place was clean and had everything we needed
really close to the beach which is clean with lots of amenities
loni was the perfect host
loni was an amazing host
loni is an excellent host
she was friendly and offered wonderful local tips and advice
loni is a great host she met us at the property and showed us how everything worked
her apartment location is perfect
flat was nice great location close to beach and bus stop
perfectly located right next to the best empanada shop
the location of the apartment was perfect very close to the beach and lots of restaurants
being close to the beach and transit was perfect
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4. Cozy city apartment near the beach (from USD 85)

This vacation rental is in the perfect spot if your activities in Barcelona revolve around the beach. Excellent windsurfing and sailing opportunities are located steps away from this property that offers two bedrooms and a half bath for up to six guests. There’s a fully functional kitchenette with a bar and stools for additional seating, plus complete amenities in the bathroom.

There are two metro stations within walking distance if you wish for deeper city exploration.

beautiful apartment next to the Ramblas and Montjuic mountains
190 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the toilet is in a separate closet which i loved
lots fo space for the two of us - would be very comfortable for 4 people
the apartment is also roomy and it was nice having the sliding doors to the standing balcony
the two bedrooms are relatively small but comfortable
i really liked that the bath room was quite roomy with a nice shower and two sinks
the apartment was clean and well appointed
apartment was spacious very clean and well equipped
clean property great communication w/ denis no issues with surrounding neighbors property is located near markets and restaurants
denis very accommodating and responsive
thanks again denis for being such a wonderful host
barcelona was great and everyone we met was so lovely welcoming and kind
denis was extremely responsive from the minute we confirmed the apartment
dennis could not have been more helpful in dealing with this
this location was actually quite good
small bedrooms excellent location owner very helpful
nice few bars very close by
the neighborhood was perfect for local restaurants access to the metro and taxis
good location in a residential neighborhood with lots of supermarkets and restaurants around
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5. Chic artist's studio with a private terrace (from USD 178)

Great for lone travelers and couples, this vacation rental features elegant living and sleeping spaces in the medieval but trendy neighborhood of El Born. The studio boasts chic design elements, such as exposed brick walls and high beamed ceilings. It also has a private terrace where you can enjoy beautiful street views and the magnificent Santa María del Mar.

Inside the rental is a double bedroom. There’s also a sofa in the main living area that flows into a kitchenette with a fridge, kettle, and coffee maker.

Cozy studio with private terrace in the heart of Born
22 reviews  Wifi Available
studio 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was very comfortable and all the amenities you would need
frank met us there and was so helpful
great location in the middle of el born district
best part of the city close to everything
a good value for the location
the rental is in a great location to reach many hot spots in town
an easy 30 minute walk to the sagrada familia church and many other things are nearby
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6. Top-floor apartment with a private terrace (from USD 75)

Enjoy alfresco breakfasts and late-night drinks at this top-floor apartment with a private terrace in Barcelona’s Gràcia neighborhood, one of the quieter, elegant spots in the city.

The rental offers three bedrooms and a bathroom with enough space to sleep at least four guests. The living room and adjoining dining area open out to the terrace, bathing these spots with plenty of natural light.

Top Floor Apartment w/ Private Terrace, in Gracia and Minutes from Downtow
108 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice well appointed apt with great views towards tibidabo
apartment was comfortable with lovely views from balcony which was where we spent most time
wow we spent 90% of our awake time in this apartment on the balcony
but the highlight of this apartment is the balcony
we are a family of 4 and this place was great kids had their own rooms
inside it’s clean and zen and great for a couple
super clean plenty of room comfortable beds with nice linens good water pressure in the shower
neighborhood is nice and quiet and away from the crowded tourist area
great location to metro or walking to the rambles
the location is awesome everything you need within blocks including the metro to take you around the city
we enjoyed our stay in this comfortable well located and unpretentious apartment
the location is very good and the apartment is very well equipped clean and well located
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7. Open-plan studio loft in the heart of Barcelona (from USD 127)

For solo travelers or traveling couples, this open-plan studio loft is the perfect place to stay in Barcelona. Located in Passeig de Grácia, this vacation rental boasts plenty of living space, a large bed for a restful night’s sleep, and adjoining dining and kitchen areas.

One of the more unique features of this property is its high cathedral-style ceilings, which add a lot of character to the loft.

Passeig De Gracia- Heart of the City. Best Location.
160 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The studio itself is so charming
and it drops off right at checkin counters
The only thing that could be better is the hot water pressure
The bed and the blankets are incredibly cozy and
The cute apartment had everything we might need
Derek was very responsive with any questions and
He also recommended a guide for us who was very knowlegeable and very nice
Nice giant drying rack and clothes dry quickly
I loved the wood ceiling and all the artwork
This was a wonderful studio apt with an elevator and a doorman
Beautiful loft in a perfect location
Great location so easy to navigate Barcelona this area
This place was at an amazing location Close to metro and half a block from Plaza Catalunya Huge grocery store across the street
The building from the outside is on a busy street but once you get insides
The best part was the location on Plaza de Catalunya
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8. Fully renovated home with high ceilings (from USD 102)

Located five minutes away from Park Güell is this beautiful two-bedroom vacation rental for four. Newly furnished, the space feels homey and has the essentials, including central air conditioning and heating, Wi-Fi, and a fully functional kitchen. There are high ceilings throughout the home and tall windows that let a lot of natural light in.

The best spot, however, is the terrace where you can enjoy a slice of Barcelona’s nature.

Beautiful house close by Park Güell. Barcelona
70 reviews  Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very well equipped and comfortable for the 4 of us
the apartment has everything you need to be comfortable including a nice outdoor patio
the apartment is very clean and has great amenities for a longer stay
was very clean and has everything you need
this is a very well maintained clean and quiet home
very nice home clean and well decorated
spacious spotlessly clean and with everything you could need for a short or extended stay
it was clean comfortable well located and everything it was advertised to be
pablo is a wonderful host
the owner pablo is attentive and helpful
pablo was an amazing host
pablo was an amazing host
pablo is a gracious and warm host
it is located within walking distance of the metro so getting around the city was easy
the house was a good place for my small family to stay during a week’s trip to barcelona
the location is great me and my family had a great week
we very much enjoyed our time staying at pablo's house near park qüell in barcelona
lower carrer de verdi placa de le virreina and towards the fontana metro station are great untouristy areas
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9. Luxurious city-center apartment

A short walking distance away from the Passeig de Grácia metro station, this upscale city-center apartment can sleep up to six people with its three bedrooms with five beds and two full bathrooms. The metro station is right across the street, so you can easily hop on board to tour the rest of Barcelona at your pace.

There’s a main living and dining area, free Wi-Fi, and a sleek kitchen down the hall if you want to enjoy home-cooked meals.

Apartment Barcelona Rentals- City centre apartment in Rambla Catalunya for 6 pax
Barcelona, Catalunya, ES
6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

10. Contemporary loft near La Rambla

If you want to stay in the middle of the action, check out this modern loft in the heart of Barcelona. About 3 minutes away from La Rambla, this stunning vacation rental has a total of 4 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms and can sleep up to 10 people. At the center of the loft is a spacious central living area that flows into the dining and kitchen area.

Despite being in a central location, the property is in a quiet neighborhood, so you don’t have to worry about street noise reaching this lovely home.

Amazing Loft of 350m2 in the heart of Barcelona
39 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is well equipped there is a patio and the open living space very comfortable
our group was in town for a trade conference and this apartment in barcelona worked out perfect
the apartment is amazing - so spacious with 4 large bedrooms each with its own full bathroom
we had a family of 8 adults and a 3 year old and the apartment was perfect
great space and very clean and exactly as advertised online
the apartment was very clean snd check in was easy
owners were always very responsive to emails prior to arrival and then also to calls during our stay
carla could not have been more helpful with any questions that we had
beautiful home in a great location
one block walk to everything loved our week in barcelona
great location and a really nice place to stay for a group of 10
it was walkable to so many places great restaurants nearby just perfect for us
close to all the action but a quiet sanctuary to relax and enjoy the family
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Find more things to do in Barcelona

When you’re in the City of Counts, don’t miss FC Barcelona at Camp Nou, the interactive digital art exhibits at IDEAL Centre d'Arts Digitals, and Tibidabo Amusement Park. There are countless attractions and things to do in the city, so make sure you book the best vacation rental for convenient and comfortable stays.

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