Hotel 1898 - Barcelona

La Rambla, 109, Barcelona, Spain, 08002  show map
 4 stars
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Hotel 1898 - Barcelona

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Rooftop pool

Infinity pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Steam room

Turkish bath

Solarium

Spa & wellness center

Editorial review:

This luxury hotel Hotel 1898 is in the building that used to be the Philippines Tobacco Company, which business ran into hard times when Spain lost control of the Philippines in 1898. The deluxe rooms and suites all have terraces and are quite elegant. There are also smaller rooms available and an outdoor pool that is open to all guests. The hotel’s high style is underscored by the parquet floors and lovely furniture. Some of the most expensive suites, which can run as 1600 Euro/per night, include access to a private indoor pool.

Verified Reviews:

  • Free internet - Close to playa catalunya
  • Great bed - Breakfast was 19 euros - Rooftop terrace
  • Great bathroom - Adequate service - Good sized pool
  • Bar in the lobby is very expensive - Staff were friendly - Room was small
  • Location is excellent - Parking was easy - Very well decorated

Overview

The central Hotel 1898 offers allergy free rooms, a safety deposit box and an elevator. Since 2005 the hotel has been hosting guests in a 7-story Roman building.

La Pedrera is within 20 minutes' walk away. The distance between Barcelona city center and the property is 1 km.

The venue is a short walk to a market and shops.

The nearest subway station is Paral·lel, located about 600 meters from the hotel. 20 minutes' drive from El Prat De Llobregat airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 169 individual rooms appointed with complimentary Wi-Fi, individual climate control, satellite television, a safe and a trouser press. The rooms have a spectacular view over the city. The guestrooms feature en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and a Jacuzzi along with an electric kettle, a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers as well as exclusive furniture.

Eat & Drink

Guests can relax in the coffee bar serving refreshing drinks. Attic Restaurant and H1898 are situated in a historic area, about 50 meters from the venue.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of EUR 24 per person per night. 

Services

Cars are available for rent at Hotel 1898.

Relax

The on-site treatments feature Turkish steam bath and massage. The hotel offers a gym and a fitness centre to help guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   169.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Catering service
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Infinity pool
  • Rooftop pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Patio
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Down/Feather pillows

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
One child
3 - 5 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

La Rambla, 109, Barcelona, Spain, 08002

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City Center
  • Barcelona
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • FGC - Pl.Catalunya
    1700 ft
  • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
    4000 ft
Underground stations
  • FGC - Plaça de Catalunya
    1700 ft
  • Catalunya
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Attic Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    100 ft
  • Bar Lobo
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Museu del rei de la Magia
    2000 ft
  • La Playa de Sitges
    3400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    169

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Rooms and availability

Premium Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Premium Room (Non Refundable)

Hotel 1898 photos Room
PRIVILEGE
  • Room size:

    345 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE PRIVILEGE

Hotel 1898 photos Room
Twin Room
Courtyard view
  • Room size:

    260 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Laundry services
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Housekeeping
  • Wheel chair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cotton sheets
  • Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • Hi-Fi
  • Wake up service
  • Data ports
  • Radio
Room Description:

Non Refundable DOUBLE SINGLE USE CAPACITY 1

Classic Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Two-Bedroom Duplex Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Twin Two Bedrooms-duplex

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Suite

Hotel 1898 photos Room
Superior Twin Room
  • Room size:

    280 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Room SUPERIOR

Hotel 1898 photos Room
Deluxe Twin Room
  • Room size:

    295 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Room DELUXE

Hotel 1898 photos Room
Executive Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • Hi-Fi
Room Description:

Twin Executive (2 beds). ROOM ONLY

Luxury Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

Hotel 1898 Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Barcelona Bus Turistic400 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center700 ft

Places of interest

  • La Rambla Tourism Office400 ft
  • Font de Canaletes400 ft
  • Arco del Trinfo700 ft
  • Arzobispado de Barcelona Tribunal Eclesiastico700 ft
  • Barri Gòtic700 ft
  • Arquebisbat de Barcelona700 ft
  • Portal de l'Angel700 ft

Convention centers

  • Agrupacio Excursionista Catalunya700 ft

Shopping areas

  • Portal de l'Angel700 ft

Amusement

  • Beleta Records400 ft
  • Q-Zar Galaxy S.L.700 ft

Historical sites

  • Liceu Opera House700 ft

Museums

  • Museum of Contemporary Art400 ft
  • MACBA700 ft
  • MACBA700 ft

Theaters

  • Sala Merce400 ft

Galleries

  • Boqueria Market400 ft
  • Mercado de la Boqueria400 ft

Public parking

  • Parking MACBA700 ft

Local attractions

  • La Pedrera - Mila House 5000 ft
    Carrer de Provenca 261 - 265, Barcelona
  • Fundacio Sunol5200 ft
    Passeig de Gracia 98, Barcelona
  • Barcelona Zoo1.0 mi
    Parc de la Ciutadella, Barcelona
  • Parc de la Ciutadella5100 ft
    Avenida del Marques de l'Argentera, Barcelona
  • Barceloneta Beach5300 ft
    Barceloneta, Barcelona

Near the hotel

  • Santa Anna Church800 ft
    C/ Santa Anna, 29, Barcelona
  • Casa Bruno Quadros1000 ft
    La Rambla 82, Barcelona
  • Gothic Quarter 1600 ft
    between Las Ramblas & Via Laiteana, Ciutat Vella, Barcelona
  • Museu Del Calcat1100 ft
    Pl. de Sant Felip Neri, Barcelona
  • Museo Moto Barcelona900 ft
    Calle de la Palla, 10, Barcelona
  • Placa Sant Felip Neri1100 ft
    Paseo de Palau Episcopal, Barri Gotic, Barcelona
  • Ciutat Vella 1200 ft
    Bounded by Rambla, Universitat, Laietana and Ferran, Barcelona

Restaurants nearby

  • Attic Restaurant100 ft

    Address: C/ Rambla La 120
    Phone: +34 933 024 866

    Cuisine: Mediterranean
    Price Range: USD 23 - USD 30

  • Restaurant La Poma400 ft

    Address: C/ LA Rambla, 117
    Phone: +34 933 019 400

    Cuisine: Spanish

  • Taller de Tapas100 ft

    Address: Rambla de las Flores, 108

    74% likes this, based on 91 reviews
    Cuisine: Spanish

  • Bar Lobo500 ft

    Address: Pintor Fortuny 3
    Phone: 934815346

    74% likes this, based on 628 reviews

  • H1898100 ft

    Address: C/ La Rambla, 109
    Phone: 34 935 52 95 52

    76% likes this, based on 77 reviews
    Price Range: USD 37 - USD 73

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    169

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Hotel 1898 Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel 1898

Average guest rating

8.8out of 10
Superb
Based on 840 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    9.2

    Brilliant and quirky, we are a couple in our twenties and loved the place!

    The ONLY thing that was a problem was we seemed to be right next to a bell tower which seemed to chime all the time! It would chime the number of hours for the time and then start again! We bought ear plugs for the second night! Absolutely no fault of the hotel though. The hotel was perfect apart from this!

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    A review in the New York Times was favorable, so we selected h1898. We tried "everything" at least once: First floor dining (gourmet, great suggestions from server, not really a "view" though we were seated at the window--wife is 5'3" tall!) was lovely, one night. In-room dining (price comparable to La Rambla restaurants, huge salad--thanks--wines better than expected) was appreciated, one night. Bar had a good selection of beers, one afternoon. Library with computers were used by us to check email, one afternoon. Indoor swimming pool was fun--and the mural had a view of local mountains that we could see on the roof--nice. Pool-water's temperature was perfect. Fitness center was basic--we both used it. Map to Starbucks was appreciated.

    We had no memorable dislikes. Here are a couple of suggestions! Pool opened at 8:00 A.M. Boom! People were there for the jets at exactly 8:00. Can it open at 6:00 A.M. for those who want to do laps? Fitness opened at 8:00. Earlier for us early-risers? More weights are needed. A remote to tv is needed (we turned off the noise and no one turned it back on during our couple-of-day stay!). More bottles of water are needed (the 4 bottles are gone by 8:15 each morning). Bar could have some sherries, couldn't it?We were upgraded, at no added cost, to a corner room. We loved the space. Any of our little suggestions, above, were not memorable in part because of the trade-off of a larger-than- expected room (thanks).

  • Couple
    7.0

    Room (Classic room on floor 4) + Lighting Automation was useful and easy. + Classic Room. No: 415. Very large and confortable, clean. + Room service was quick and prices were reasonable + Room was quiet. Room maids respected the Do Not Disturb cards. - Lighting automation had no room for customization. Only 4 scenarios were available. - Room view was not good. Window facing inner court. Restaurant + Breakfast buffet was good enough (Compatred to european country's 2 dish breafasts) and prices very reasonable (23 EUR per person) + Coffee served in flask. + Nespresso Machine available General + Terrace was perfect. But a little too sunny (needs umbrellas) - Welcoming was a little poor. More information should be given and slowly.

    Room (Classic room on floor 4) + Lighting Automation was useful and easy. + Classic Room. No: 415. Very large and confortable, clean. + Room service was quick and prices were reasonable + Room was quiet. Room maids respected the Do Not Disturb cards. - Lighting automation had no room for customization. Only 4 scenarios were available. - Room view was not good. Window facing inner court. Restaurant + Breakfast buffet was good enough (Compatred to european country's 2 dish breafasts) and prices very reasonable (23 EUR per person) + Coffee served in flask. + Nespresso Machine available General + Terrace was perfect. But a little too sunny (needs umbrellas) - Welcoming was a little poor. More information should be given and slowly.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The room was expensive but large and comfortable. To the extent that we had dealings with hotel staff, they were polite and helpful. The gym and swimming pool were good, although the swimming pool is rather small. The rooftop bar was pleasant although I found the drinks a bit pricey, but not excessively so given the hotel.

    The garage can only be accessed via a pedestrian area and a hotel employee has to be used as a guide. This is inconvenient for those who wish to use their car during their stay.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Excellent location, roof terrace and pool very nice, lovely spa, clean rooms although we were facing the rear so didn't have a view. All in all an excellent hotel in the heart of la ramblas ideal for shopping, weekend breaks to relax or party.

  • Couple
    9.2

    Great location, luxurious look and feel, great staff.

    Breakfast was good but a little too expensive.

  • Couple
    10.0

    The main reason for booking was location which was just perfect: a few steps from Gothic quarter and Catalunya square where all tourist routes start from. 15 minutes walking by La Rambla to port area. We have booked 2 superior rooms (#333,339) from Jan,02,2012 till Jan 08,02,2012 at cost of EUR 1200 for 6 nihts. Rooms were very spacious and bright. Windows of both rooms were looking to Le Meridien hotel.Nights were very calm and quiet. Restrooms were very clean and tidy. "ETRO" shower and bath amenities were a good suprise as well. Special attention to breakfast. Nice choice of hams, fruits, cereals, desserts, nice diet menu. And brut sparkling wine at last.That breakfast costs it's money (EUR 23 per person). Fine servce is remarkable too.

    We couldn't find a shoehorn in rooms. We even haven't asked anybody for it as it is very insignificant.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Amazing roof terrace with comfy beds and seats to relax in. Food and drinks at terrace fantastic too.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Everything 5 years since we last stayed at hotel, standard of fittings show no signs of wear and tear a really class hotel

    absolutely nothing

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Delightful hotel, top location, very helpful staff. Wi fi service very good in our room. Very quiet despite being on La Rambla

    Everything was good

  • Couple
    9.6

    Excellent service ang great location right in the centre

    Nothing did not like

  • Single
    5.8

    close to city center of Barcerola,it is ease to transpotation station and shopping center

  • Couple
    10.0

    I loved the location of Hotel 1898, beautiful spa and roof terrace with pool. Smartly designed all perfectly clean. Beautiful hotel on the start of La Rambla street.

  • Couple
    9.2

    Everything was exzellent! Top location and very centrally Amazing Top-of-the roof restaurant

  • Couple
    10.0

    Impeccable, multilingual service; nothing was too much trouble. Lara, the concierge was especially helpful and guest- focused.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel 1898 - Barcelona Barcelona location
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Hotel Address:

La Rambla, 109, Barcelona, Spain, 08002

Get directions
City Center
  • Barcelona
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • FGC - Pl.Catalunya
    1700 ft
  • Passeig de Gràcia - Rail Station
    4000 ft
Underground stations
  • FGC - Plaça de Catalunya
    1700 ft
  • Catalunya
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Attic Restaurant (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    100 ft
  • Bar Lobo
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Museu del rei de la Magia
    2000 ft
  • La Playa de Sitges
    3400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    169

Hotel Awards

SpanishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedBarcelonaHotel 1898

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Spain

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Travel Guide:
Barcelona Travel Guide
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