Plan your personal city trip to Barcelona and visit Krypta de la Colonia Güell
Visit Krypta de la Colonia Güell
Even though only the crypt is visible from the original church building, the fragment is one of Antoni Gaudí's masterpieces. Many even regard the crypt as his boldest and most modern project: a fantastic-complicated network which manages almost completely without right angles.
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FC Barcelona Museum
The FC Barcelona museum was inaugurated on 24 September 1984. In 2010 the museum was reopened after a long restructuring. The restructuring saw the museum split in three separate sections with a 3D cinema, audiovisual touch-screen, and information on the history of FC Barcelona. The first section includes a collection of photos, documents and trophies detailing the club's history on an interactive glass wall, allowing visitors to touch the screens and see information wall. Read more
The so-called Pavellons Güell, or Güell Pavilions, is a complex of buildings by the Catalan Modernist architect Antoni Gaudí, built between 1884 and 1887. Gaudí received the commission from his great patron, count Eusebi Güell. In 1969 the Pavellons Güell were declared a Monument of National Historic and Artistic Interest. They are now used as the headquarters of the Royal Gaudí Chair, which pertains to the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, and the site also includes the Botanic Garden of Faculty of Biology. Read more
Camp Nou is a football stadium which has been the home of Futbol Club Barcelona since 1957. The Camp Nou seats 99,354, reduced to 96,336 in matches organized by UEFA, making it the largest stadium in Europe and the 11th largest in the world in terms of capacity. It has hosted numerous international matches at a senior level, including two UEFA Champions League finals and the football competition at the 1992 Summer Olympics. Read more
Torre de Collserola
Torre de Collserola is a uniquely designed tower located on the Tibidabo hill in the Serra de Collserola. It was designed by architect Sir Norman Foster, and built in 1991 for the 1992 Summer Olympics. It features a pod for floor space like many towers but uses guy wires for lateral support like a mast. Mainly used as a TV and radio transmitter, this futuristic design provides the highest viewpoint over the city. Its observation deck at 560 m above sea level provides unforgettable views of Barcelona and its metropolitan area. Read more
Tibidabo is a mountain overlooking Barcelona. At 512 meters it is the tallest mountain in the Serra de Collserola. Rising sharply to the north-west, it affords spectacular views over the city and the surrounding coastline. There is an amusement park, a telecommunications tower (Torre de Collserola), and a Catholic church at the top, all of which are visible from most of the city. Read more
Hotel El Castell boasts a privileged location in a quiet and wonderful town called Sant Boi de Llobregat, just a few minutes ride from Barcelona. The hotel has been totally refurbished to offer the highest standard services for business and leisure travelers alike, the hotel offers splendid views onto the region. This elegant structure features several services to fulfil any need, such as a garden, outdoor swimming pool surrounded by a terrace, five fully equipped meeting and conference rooms, several lounges where guests will be able to watch TV, borrow a book or play a table game, a bar and a restaurant. During the summer, guests can enjoy dinner served on the terrace and disco on Saturdays. Moreover, within a mere 500 metres, guests will find a sporting centre and a spa. Thanks to the on-site facilities high standard, hotel Es Castell is recommended by the Michelin guide.
City Park Hotel Sant Just
Location. City Park Hotel Sant Just is located in Sant Just Desvern, close to Polytechnic University of Catalonia and Monestir de Pedralbes. Additional area points of interest include Camp Nou and Fira Barcelona. Hotel Features. City Park Hotel Sant Just's restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge is open for drinks. Room service is available 24 hours a day. The hotel serves buffet breakfasts (surcharges apply). Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool and a fitness facility. This 4-star property has a business center and offers a meeting/conference room. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. Guest parking is limited, and available on a limited first-come, first-served basis (surcharge). Additional property amenities include a rooftop terrace, laundry facilities, and a garden. Guestrooms. 120 air-conditioned guestrooms at City Park Hotel Sant Just feature minibars and safes. Bathrooms feature bidets and hair dryers. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. In addition to desks and complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer phones. 26-inch plasma televisions have satellite channels. Rooms also include windows that open and blackout drapes/curtains. An outdoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness facility.
NH Sant Boi
NH Sant Boi is a 3-star hotel near Barcelona Airport. Located in the Can Calderón industrial park, the hotel benefits from a convenient location within minutes by car from Barcelona city centre and Barcelona Trade Fair. There are two bus lines stopping outside the hotel and going to Barcelona's city centre. Besides, you can reach the airport by public transport, within scheduled times. If you are looking for a comfortable hotel near Barcelona and the airport for your business trip, NH Sant Boi is the ideal accommodation choice. NH Sant Boi is a new disabled-accessible hotel that offers gym, sauna, spa, wireless Internet access, Internet Point, meeting facilities with audiovisual equipment and a business centre, café bar and the Nhube restaurant by the world-class chef Ferrán Adrià.
Nh Cornella is a business-friendly hotel in Cornella de Llobregat situated in a shopping district. The local area offers a number of attractions, including Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Fira Barcelona and Camp Nou. Other attractions in the area include Monestir de Pedralbes and Placa d'Espanya. This 3.0-star Cornella de Llobregat hotel offers banquet facilities, complimentary wireless Internet access and an outdoor pool. There is also a poolside bar and a bar/lounge so guests can sip a refreshing drink by the pool or indoors. Don't forget your swimming goggles and swimsuit as this hotel features a seasonal outdoor pool. If you are traveling for work, then this hotel has a business center and business-related support including a technology helpdesk and audio-visual equipment. The lobby offers coffee, free newspapers and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (charges apply) and parking is available nearby as well. Other amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, air conditioning in public areas, car rentals on site and currency exchange.
NH Sant Boi
NH Sant Boi is a business-friendly hotel in Sant Boi de Llobregat situated in the business district. There are a number of local attractions including Fira Barcelona and Camp Nou. Other attractions in the region include Sagrada Familia and Monestir de Pedralbes. Highlights include a health club. This Sant Boi de Llobregat hotel has its own restaurant serving lunch and dinner where you will find a selection of items to try. If you are visiting Spain on vacation or for business, make sure to take some time to relax as you will find a sauna on site, so make the most of it! Guests can also enjoy drinks as there is a bar/lounge. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide tour/ticket assistance, express check-in and express check-out. Enjoy free newspapers in the lobby, where you will also find a safe at reception for your valuables. Wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. This hotel has secretarial services and audio-visual equipment as well as a conference center with conference/meeting rooms, so if you are planning a meeting, you will have everything you need to make your event a success. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (charges apply) and parking is available nearby as well. Other amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, air conditioning in public areas, car rentals on site and an elevator (lift).