Stunning rooftop views and superior attention to detail appear to be the prominent themes at the uber chic Grand Hotel Central
Situated in the heart of Barcelona between the Gothic Quarter and trendy El Born districts, Grand Hotel Central offers visitors a warm, relaxing atmosphere with easy access to the beach, shopping and the infamous La Rambla.
Whether visiting on business or leisure, this luxurious, modern hotel provides the perfect urban oasis and convenience for any traveller.
The hotel’s cutting edge design and technology provide the perfect juxtaposition between the ancient gothic and the contemporary. A word of warning though… the ultra comfortable beds and complete ‘black out’ blinds may cause long dreamy sleep-ins!
Most important to boast is the hotel’s glamorous infinity rooftop pool with enviable views over Barcelona, and the complimentary mini bar adds to the warm welcoming this hotel offers.
And if you fancy fine dining, the Grand Hotel Central also plays host to a Michelin Star restaurant – Ávalon – sure to tantalise any taste buds. Ávalon is managed by the prestigious chef Ramón Freixa, selected as the best chef in the country a few years ago and internationally recognised for his imagination and talent.
The Avalon Café also offers a hearty breakfast for those wanting to start the day on a full stomach!
Adding to the relaxing surroundings is the hotel’s express ‘Wellness Suite’ offering a variety of recovery and pampering massages.
The 147 large rooms at the Grand Hotel Central are a perfect combination of avant-garde design and cool ambience. The 50 executive and 22 spectacular suites must be emphasised for their elegance and comfort. Prices start from 150 curos per room per night. Highly recommended for a romantic weekend mini-break or a comfortable stop over on a Spanish shopping trip!
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For more information and for reservations, visit www.grandhotelcentral.com.