Barcelona offers lots of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. You'll find no boring museums in this guide- get outside the box and follow my picks for the best places for family adventures. To find the right Barcelona
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Top Remmended Barcelona Family Hotels

Aparthotel Arai (luxury) – near La Rambla

Luxury boutique hotel set in a restored 18th century palace in the heart of Barcelona’s historic Gothic Quarter
featuring exquisite family rooms (sleeps family of 4) with parquet floors, exposed stone walls, high vaulted
ceilings with wooden beams, lovely porcelain decorated headboards, sofa beds, mini-bars, bathtubs/showers, fully- equipped kitchens (cooking hobs & fridges) and balconies with Plaza/street views. Also has exclusive suites (up to 4 people) that add 2 private terraces with jacuzzis, sitting/dining areas, sofa beds, and city skyline views.

Eurostars Grand Marina (luxury) – Barceloneta

Minimalistic seafront hotel resembling a transatlantic cruise ship, set in Port Vell, featuring contemporary
executive suites (family of 4) with lots of natural light, bathrooms with jacuzzi bathtubs, living/dining areas,
mini-bars and private terraces. Great location with shopping and more, a short stroll away and a hop on/hop off bus stop right outside.


Hotel Colon Barcelona (moderate) – Ciutat Vella

Brilliantly located neoclassic hotel, set right across the square from the Barcelona cathedral, close to the Gothic
Quarter, featuring bright, comfortable Junior suites (up to 4 people) with sitting areas, balconies, bathtubs,
Nespresso coffee machines, mini-bars and balconies with impressive Cathedral views. Within easy walking distance of attractions, the port, restaurants, markets, boutique shops etc.

Catalonia Ramblas (moderate) – El Raval

Four star hotel, close to Catalunya square offering elegant family rooms (sleeps family of 5) with bunk beds, sofa
beds, tea/coffee facilities and mini-bars. There’s a metro station nearby and the Gothic neighbourhood is within
easy walking distance.


Citadines Barcelona Ramblas (moderate) – El Barri Gotic

Next to the fun and famous Las Ramblas Boulevard, this Mediterranean-inspired aparthotel features spacious, modern 1-bedroom apartments (up to 4 people) with double sofa beds and kitchenettes (dishwashers, cooking hobs, fridges). Vibrant location with plenty of food vendors, cafes, restaurants, shops and more and attractions like the Galileo Galilei statue within easy walking distance.