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Barri Gòtic – The Gothic Quarter

" Barri Gòtic is a neighborhood that is always full of life. I live here, just off the beautiful Plaça Reial, and I love it. "

Annebeth Vis, our local from time to momo Barcelona

Barri Gòtic is the oldest neighborhood in Barcelona, and the tourist hub of the city. Its medieval streets were built on remains from the Roman era. The area surrounding the Catedral de la Santa Creuis is also known as the Cathedral Quarter, because of the many churches and centuries-old buildings here. This is also the former Jewish district of El Call. Plaça de Sant Jaume, where the Catalan autonomous government and municipality reside, is Barcelona's political center. Plaça Reial—possibly the most beautiful square of the city—and its surrounding streets are a popular hangout for Barcelona's night owls.


Catedral de la Santa Creu i Santa Eulàlia  
Plaça Reial
El Call
Plaça de Sant Jaume
Restaurant Los Caracoles

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El Born & La Barceloneta

  • A good choice for holidays and weekends
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Barri Gòtic – The Gothic Quarter

  • Historical walk through the medieval city center
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Our favourite hotels in Barri Gòtic – The Gothic Quarter

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Brun Barcelona

  • Bed and Breakfast
The rooms in this B&B were furnished with care, and some rooms have access to a balcony. Shared bathrooms only.
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Hotel The Serras

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Luxury hotel on the border of El Gòtic and the old harbor, where Picasso’s first studio was located. The hotel’s restaurant was awarded with a Michelin star.
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Hostal Sol y K

  • Guest accommodation
A hostel located at the heart of El Gòtic, about 200 meters away from Plaça Reial. You can choose to have a private or a shared bathroom.
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Guesthouse Barcelona Gotic

  • Guest accommodation
Located in the most vibrant part of El Gòtic. You can choose to book a private bathroom or share one with other guests.
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Petit Palace Boqueria

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A hotel situated in a historic building in El Gòtic, just a stone’s throw away from La Boquería Market and around the corner from the Ramblas.
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Hotel DO Plaça Reial G.L.

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An exclusive hotel in one of the most beautiful locations in El Gòtic. You won’t want for anything in the hotel’s comfortable design rooms and suites.
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Mercer Hotel Barcelona

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A boutique hotel right next to the ancient Roman walls in El Gòtic. The hotel features a rooftop swimming pool and a lovely orange tree-filled courtyard.
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Hotel Neri

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Luxury boutique hotel located on the Plaça de Sant Felip Neri, one of the prettiest hidden gems in El Gòtic.
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Hotel Denit Barcelona

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Affordable and modern three-star hotel in El Gòtic, with a large complimentary breakfast.
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Ohla Barcelona

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A five-star hotel with a rooftop terrace and swimming pool, with a beautiful view of the historical El Gòtic neighborhood.
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Itaca Hostel

  • Hostel
A small hostel in El Gòtic, perfect for backpackers. The hostel organizes various tourist activities.
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Hostal Nitzs Bcn

  • Guest accommodation
A basic hostel with modern rooms, surrounded by the loveliest bars in El Gòtic.
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