The Aranea Hotel is located in a prime position close to the Sagrada Familia in the central district of Eixample, just over 3 km from the popular Plaza Cataluna square in the cosmopolitan city of Barcelona. This stylish 3 Star hotel is ideal for couples, families and business travelers with 84 modern guestrooms carefully designed in a contemporary style and equipped with essential amenities. Guests to the friendly Hotel Aranea can enjoy delicious meals at the restaurant, well-equipped business facilities, a relaxing solarium, and plenty of warm Spanish hospitality. Getting to the Hotel: Barcelona's International Airport is 10 km out of the city. From every terminal of the airport, you can reach the city, Plaza Catalunya, by Aerobus, running every day from 6 am to 11:55 pm. The trip takes about 23 minutes. Local Tips: The main tourist areas of the city are all in the immediate vicinity, making this hotel the perfect base from which to explore Barcelona on foot. The hotel is about 10 minutes away from Plaza Cataluna's public transport. A city tax of 0.75 Euro per person per night is applicable and to be paid in cash locally. FACILITIES: Dining: Aranea Hotel is booked as Room Only accommodation. The hotel's restaurant serves breakfast and lunch (weekdays) offering a wide variety of Mediterranean dishes. Drinks are served from the bar throughout weekday 4 pm. Entertainment is easily found nearby to suit a variety of tastes and budgets. Activities: The Aranea has a rooftop solarium with loungers. Barcelona has a great beach and is well worth a visit offering a range of water sports, beach based ball games, surfing, snorkelling, boating, sailing and fishing. Additional: 24 hour reception, free daily newspapers business area, Wireless Internet connection in the entire Hotel, two meeting rooms, laundry service, parking on request.