Relaxing Barcelona city breaks by the Pool at Hotel Duquesa de Cardona on Barcelona holidayRated No. 24 in amoretravel guide to Hotels in Barcelona

‘The most charming historic hotel’

Passeig Colom 12, 08002 Barcelona
Tel: +34 932 68 90 90

Grade ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Disabled Access

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The Hotel Duquesa de Cardona has been built from a sixteenth century nobleman’s home. It was fully restored in 1850 and sympathetically converted into a hotel in 2003. The designers have managed to retain the charm and character of the original building, skilfully showcasing them with Avant guarde touches of style for you to enjoy a romantic Barcelona Holiday.

Each of the rooms has been carefully designed using a subtle palate of colours to exude luxury and style. The rooms are fully equipped to provide a serene and warm atmosphere. Special touches include a wonderful buffet breakfast and complimentary fragrances. There are some rooms which have been modified for the ease and comfort of holiday guests with limited mobility.

The Hotel Duquesa de Cardona is located perfectly, a short walk from the Gothic Quarter, Port and Las Ramblas. It is also conveniently located for accessing public transport to allow tourists on a Barcelona holiday to fully explore all the sights and sounds of the City.

Hotel Duquesa de Cardona, luxury hotel in Barcelona for Barcelona city breaksThe award winning restaurant; La Duquesa has been converted from the original stable building of the palace and creates a great ambience with a delicate fusion of Avant guard styling with nineteenth century accents. There is also a cocktail bar, and a stunning roof-top swimming pool and solarium, everything you need in order to relax on your Barcelona holiday.

The Hotel Duquesa de Cardona is simply drenched in historic details and sumptuous styling, suitable for any traveller who wishes to enjoy the luxury that a Barcelona city break has to offer.

amoretravel review

A romantic Barcelona city break at Hotel Duquesa de Cardona luxury Barcelona holidayBarcelona is certainly a great destination for a city break and if you don’t have much time, a central location is essential. The Hotel Duquesa de Cardona’s location is by the sea-front, so it’s easy for anyone to walk to all the tourist areas of interest. It’s quite a small hotel but is full of style. The service was impeccable and the staff helpful and friendly. This hotel may not be five-star, but there were no missing facilities and it will be ideal for your Barcelona holiday.

For this level of luxury a Barcelona holiday will cost about £185 per night or book ahead for a special deal now… Hotel Duquesa de Cardona, a Top Hotel in Barcelona for Barcelona Holidays or a shorter Barcelona city break.


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