Grand Hotel Central, Barcelona

Lie back in the infinity edge pool and admire the view – the wonderful skyline of Spain’s most vivacious city is at your feet. And a setting in the heart of Barcelona is just one of the reasons the Grand Hotel Central is a prime destination for people who strive to be part of the soul of the cities they’re visiting.

Stroll around the hotel - or look at the careful detailing and décor of your suite – and you’ll feel the atmosphere of a bygone age; the energy of a bright new world of innovative fashion, youthfulness, music and dancing. And you’ll understand why the Grand Central has been so unfailingly appealing to the great travellers, avant-garde thinkers and aesthetically-aware visitors to Barcelona, down through the decades.

Grand Hotel Central, at a glance

  • Unrivalled setting at the heart of Barcelona
  • Choice of 147 spacious guest rooms and suites, including loft and master suites
  • Many with period features
  • Extremely chic décor and ornate windows flooding in natural light
  • Designer en suites with over-sized baths
  • State-of-the-art entertainment and connectivity systems
  • Fabulous views over the old city – especially from the loft rooms
  • Avalon restaurant, City Bar and Skybar overlooking Barcelona

For leisure and pleasure

  • Infinity edge pool
  • Spa offering a wide range of wellness and beauty treatments
  • Situated beside Barcelona Cathedral
  • Surrounded by the Gothic district
  • Close to the ancient city walls
  • Easy access to all the major sights, including Las Ramblas, the Plaça de Catalunya and Passeig Maritim
  • Enjoy the shops, galleries and museums, bars, restaurants and energetic nightlife of the El Born district 
  • You run an awesome company, all we need to do is get to the airport!

    Andre Ptaszynski, Burma, 2014


  • 24/7 emergency contact
  • Established for 25 years
  • ATOL, ABTA, IATA protected


  • First-hand experience to every destination
  • Only the best guides and local partners used
  • All holidays designed to suit individual needs


  • 70% repeat and referral business
  • Support local charities world-wide
  • Access to senior directors 24/7