Hotel 1898

Hotel 1898

A wonderful hotel right in the heart of the city

The Hotel 1898 can be found in one of Barcelona’s historical buildings at the Ramblas. The charming hotel has its own style and keeps many historic elements. It is a renovated neoclassical building designed in 1881 by the Catalan architect Josep Oriol Mestres. The building was the private residence of the family of Antonio López y López, Marquis of Comillas, founders of the Spanish Transatlantic Company and famous businessmen.

In 1929 and after a profound remodeling the building became the headquarters of the General Company of Tobaccos of the Philippines. In 2005, following extensive renovation by Núñez i Navarro, the building was reborn as the Hotel 1898. Its name dates back on the year when the two Spanish colonies of Cuba and the Philippines declaring their independence.

Hotel 1898 is a unique place with Colonial flair while in the interior of the hotel, guests can admire the photographic work of Marina Espeus. Through Marina’s work at the Philippines, guests can distinguish the true spirit of the locals, their customs, landscapes, and all the small details that suggest the Colonial roots that have remained unchanged in many aspects of daily life.

Hotel 1898 has 169 stylish rooms, 3 of which are colonial suites. The 5 conference rooms are fully equipped with the latest technology and are perfect for hosting work meetings, training sessions, business dinners or other events.

If you decide to stay at Hotel 1898 you can dine at El Nido restaurant and taste traditional Mediterranean flavors blended with exotic ingredients. “La Isabela rooftop bar and swimming pool are also worth a visit in order to enjoy Barcelona’s high views!

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Hotel details

Number of rooms at Hotel 1898
179 rooms

Address of Hotel 1898
Hotel 1898
La Rambla 109
08002 Barcelona

Prices of the Hotel 1898
Prices from
160 €
per night for a double room including breakfast at Hotel 1898

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