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“central point” (32 reviews)
“busy square” (32 reviews)
08206 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a central place that's good as a starting point for all your sightseeing - it's not a place you go to see perse, just a landmark. If you were meeting people this would be a good, recognizable place to meet them, plan your...More

Thank Janette W
Reviewed 3 days ago

We ended up here several times during our stay. The hop on tour bus lines change at this location. There is shopping and eating around here. Beautiful flowers, too!

Thank lenzjb
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a busy place. The Aerobus station, the HOP on HOP OFF bus tour, the start of the La Rambla are located around or from it. It is surrounded by high fashion shops, hotels, bars, cafes and restaurants. The Plaza itself has two large...More

Thank Moses P
Reviewed 5 days ago

I guess that you will pass by Plaza de Catalunya at least once in your visit to Barcelona. The plaza is big but it's nothing special, I don't think that you will decide to stay there much time. There are better and nicer places in...More

Thank Simone S
Reviewed 6 days ago

A large plaza, one of the major outdoor sites in the city. Families, street artists, visitors . . . Spend an hour and see society pass in front of your eyes.

Thank kaustin6969
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was where we arrived on the Aerobus from the airport and what an arrival point. You can share your food with any of the hundreds of pigeons in the square or just laze away the day visiting shops and eateries. I would suggest that...More

Thank breanorlad14
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is where you catch the train or catch the tourist bus to take you to sightseeing. There are interesting buildings surrounding the plaza and its possible to just sit and chill with a beer at one of the sidewalk cafe's if it all gets...More

Thank Juanv v
Reviewed 1 week ago

Come to watch the people and the fountains. Catch the Hop on Hop Off buses. Go to the cafe at the top of El Corte Ingles (the modern one) for a cheap lunch and an amazing view of the city (for free), go to the...More

Thank Gorty50
Reviewed 1 week ago

this place has everything. it is mostly a starting point for tourists.as i live in rub when i was in barcelona, this is the place where i always drop to go to tourist attractions in the main city. Here all around u can find shopping...More

Thank shah22 .
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place, with a lot of bars restaraunt and cafes, i could get to every street i needed from the catalunya placa, las ramblas start from here too, so it was the important place during my trip, i always got the orientier through this place

Thank Kristina Z
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
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El Corte Ingles
778 reviews
.17 km away
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Jess D
What are the best restaurants for lunch around this area? We are meeting our tour guide at 4.30 so want to get some food and drinks close by first
23 May 2017|
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Response from Brent D | Reviewed this property |
Hard Rock Cafe is on the Plaza and has a variety of menu items to choose from.
Are there as many shops offering articles at affordable prices as Piccadilly Circus or Oxford Street in London?
17 March 2017|
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Response from lewops | Reviewed this property |
I find Barcelona expensive, but London isnt cheap either cities never are. Still love Barcelona though
Is there printing facilities in the hotel?
15 October 2016|
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Response from Huseyin Z | Reviewed this property |
This is square, printer should be at hotel...
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