Hotel 1898        

 La Rambla, 109 08002 Barcelona − Spain

+34 93 552 95 52 
Fax: +34 93 552 95 50

Discover a true treasure. Located in the heart of Barcelona, H1898 was once home to the Philippines Tobacco Company. The structure was built in 1891 by Architect Josep Oriol Mestres. 125 years later, Núñez i Navarro restored the building, preserving its historical splendor and transforming it into the modern-day Hotel 1898. This unique colonial-style structure features exclusive 19th century architectural elements and exudes a special personality that brings the best of Barcelona to each and every one of its guests.
Staying at Hotel 1898 gives you the opportunity to relax and engage in leisure activities right in the city center. Making the most of the unique architecture of a historical building, H1898 grants guests access to a covered, heated pool, spectacular panoramic views of the city, and the best of classic cinema, all within an atmosphere of total luxury.

Breakfast buffet
Enjoy one of Barcelona’s finest and most complete breakfast buffets: choose from house-made pastries and baked goods, fresh seasonal fruit, unique sandwiches, salads, and local cheese, hot dishes (scrambled eggs, sausage, sautéed mushrooms, etc.), as well as a wide selection of breads and dried fruit, coffees, teas, hot chocolate, cava, wine and soft drinks. The hotel also provides a wide variety of special items suitable for diabetic, gluten-free and vegetarian diets.

Located in the hotel lobby, with direct access to Pintor Fortuny street, this colonial-style bar is an ideal meeting place: its unbeatable location, luxurious comfort, and sophisticated atmosphere make it a great place to meet. Enjoy the drinks and tapas of the extensive menu after taking a pleasant walk through the streets of Barcelona’s old city.

La Isabela Terrace
H1898’s roof terrace takes its name from one of the most beautiful islands in the Philippines. From this oasis of peace in the center of Barcelona, you can take in the spectacular city skyline any time of the day, while soaking up the sun in the luxurious lounge furniture, trying out the exquisite house-made tapas or delighting in the hotel original cocktails… all while listening to the best music and enjoying the city’s special metropolitan atmosphere. In the summer months, it’s undeniably the best breakfast in town.

Pool and Terrace
H1898 features a heated pool, open year-round. Hidden away on the 7th floor of H1898, the pool feels rather removed from the busy hubbub of the city center it’s nestled in. Indulge in the fabulous panoramic views, chill-out music, and total comfort of the hotel facilities.

Business Center and Library
The first floor is home to Hotel 1898’s Business Center and Library. A calm, quiet space, infused with natural light, this area is great for reading or getting your work done. Here, you’ll find: Free Internet access, 24 hours a day. 2 PCs, 2 Macs, and 2 printers. Library with a great selection of books and daily press.

Classic Cinema
Enjoy the highlights of classic cinema while lounging in the hotel lobby after a long day of shopping or sightseeing in the city.

Meetings and Events
You can host business meetings, training sessions, company dinners, or family celebrations right in the center of Barcelona; Hotel 1898 supplies the facilities, brings the experience, and takes care of all the services and finishing touches necessary to guarantee your event total success.
The hotel offers five meeting rooms fully equipped with cutting-edge technologies, and seven colonial-style offices ideal for small meetings or special events. The Groups and Events department will be happy to guide you through the process, offering impeccable personalized service.

Classic Room

These calm and quite rooms draw in all the light from the 19th century colonial building’s interior courtyard. They have an approximate surface area of 20 square meters.

Superior Room

These calm and quite rooms draw in all the light from the 19th century colonial building’s interior courtyard. They have an approximate surface area of 20m².

Privilege Room
Larger rooms, some of them located in the corners of the former palace of the Marquess of Comillas, these rooms span 30 square meters in surface area and are very sunny and bright. Extra services: Complimentary shoe-shining and international press service.
Deluxe Room
These rooms are located on the fifth floor of H1898 and each features a private terrace. Take the opportunity to enjoy breakfast sitting in the intimacy of your private terrace, or delighting in a good book while soaking up the Mediterranean sun. These rooms span 25 square meters and are remarkably bright and sunny. Extra services: Private 15 square meter terrace with outdoor seating. Complimentary shoe-shining and international press service.
Junior Suite
Sink into a leather sofa and enjoy a freshly-brewed cup of Nespresso while taking in the marvelous views of Barcelona, within the comfort granted by these 50 square meter rooms. Exclusive Junir Suite services: Nespresso coffee maker, teapot, cups, and saucers. King size canopy bed. Complimentary shoe-shining and international press service.
Suite Colonial
These magnificent 50 square meter rooms feature 60 square meter terraces equipped with private hot tub, relaxing solarium, and unbeatable chill-out zone. The hotel’s charming colonial style is brought out and enhanced by spectacular views of the city and all the hotel's services. In addition to the hotel’s standard services, Colonial Suites feature: Nespresso coffee maker, teapot, cups and saucers. Complimentary shoe-shining and international press service. King size bed. Welcome with a bottle of French Champagne and gourmet sweets. Breakfast included at no extra cost.

Uncover an authentic oasis of calm and comfort at the heart of Barcelona, in one of H1898’s 169 exclusive colonial-style rooms, fully equipped spaces where the past and present fuse together in perfect harmony, creating a rich, historical atmosphere at the former palace of the Marquess of Comillas, boasting all the luxuries and sophistication of the 21st century.

Amenities: WiFi access and free ADSL. Minibar. Complimentary tea service. LED-screen TV and radio with USB port. Climate control and automated lighting. Large marble-fitted bath with shower, bathtub, hairdryer, magnifying mirror and heated towel rack. Exclusive PASCAL MORABITO bath amenities. Robe and slippers. King size bed, or two twins. Pillow menu.

Children policy: Free! One child under 5 years stays free of charge when using existing beds. Free! One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib. The maximum number of  children's cots permitted in a room is 1. Any type of or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management. Extra beds are not available.

Sagrada Familia
The Sagrada Familia Basilica, widely considered the masterpiece of Catalonian architect Antoni Gaudí, is a privately-funded Catholic church that’s been under construction since 1882.

Park Güell
Park Güell is a sprawling complex of ornate gardens with unique architectonic fixtures, set atop the Carmelo hill, in the neighborhood of Gracia. Designed by Catalonian architect Antoni Gaudí, and built between 1900 and 1914, it is today one of UNESCO’s declared World Heritage sites.

Casa Batlló
La Casa Batlló is a restored building designed by Antoni Gaudí and Josep Maria Jujol. It was built in 1877 and remodeled between 1904 and 1906.

Casa Milà (La Pedrera)
La Casa Milà, widely known as La Pedrera, was designed by Catalonian architect Antoni Gaudí for the couple Roser Segimon and Pere Milà, and built between 1905 and 1910. It was officially completed in 1912.

Picasso Museum
The Picasso Museum is a key component to understanding Pablo Picasso’s formative years as a painter. The genius of the young artist is manifested in the 3,000+ works that comprise the museum’s permanent collection.

Boqueria Market
The Boqueria Marketplace first opened its doors in 1836. Throughout the years, it has modernized and undergone vast improvements on the aesthetic and decorative levels, to become what is now undeniably Barcelona’s most famous and emblematic market.

Camp Nou (FC Barcelona)
Camp Nou has been FC Barcelona’s home playing field since its inauguration in 1957. With seating for 98,787, it is Spain’s biggest stadium, and ranks twelfth-largest worldwide.

Joan Miró Foundation
The Joan Miró Foundation is home to the most representative works of this remarkable Spanish artist. Housing over 10,000 paintings, sculptures, tapestries, drawings, and sketches, the collection opened on June 10, 1975 on the mountain of Montjuïc. It sits in a building designed by Josep Lluís Sert, a personal friend of the painter.

Magical Fountain of Montjuïc
Designed by Carles Buigas, the Magical Fountain sits on Montjuïc, just opposite the National Museum of Catalonian Art (MNAC).

Catalan Music Palace
The Catalan Music Palace was designed by Barcelona-born architect Lluís Domènech i Montaner, one of the stars of Catalonia’s modernism movement. The Palace was built between the years 1905 and 1908, offering innovative structural solutions provided through the construction of large glass walls and the integration of various artistic mediums, incorporating sculpture, mosaic, stained glass, and ironwork.


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Hotel 1898 is located at 109 Las Ramblas, between Pintor Fortuny and Xuclà streets, right in the heart of Barcelona. Its privileged location, in the city center, just steps away from Plaza Catalunya, grants guests easy access to all of the city’s modes of transportation.

GPS coordinates
Latitude - North (N) 41º 23' 1.3200" (+41.383611) / Longitude - East (E) 2º 10' 15.9600" (+2.171111)

To and from H1898
Metro: The Catalunya metro stop sits just 200 meters from the hotel. Bus: All of city’s major bus lines stop at Plaza Catalunya. Tourist Bus: The tourist bus stops in Plaza Catalunya. Regional and national RENFE trains: Routes on both train networks depart and arrive at the Plaza Catalunya station.

Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
Aerobus: The Aerobus leaves stations every ten minutes. It’s quick and comfortable, with ample room for baggage. The trip takes 20-30 minutes and costs €5.30 per person. The Plaza Catalunya is just 200 meters from the hotel. Taxi: You’ll find taxis outside each airport terminal. The ride to the hotel takes about 20-25 minutes and should cost €30-40. Train + metro: The train leaves the airport station every ten minutes and takes 35 minutes to the Passeig de Gracia stop. There, you can take the metro (Line 3) to Plaza Catalunya. The hotel is just 200 meters from the Rambla exit.

Girona - Costa Brava Airport (GRO)
The Girona Airport bus will take you straight to Barcelona’s Nord Station. From there, take the metro (Line 1) at the Arc de Triomf stop (just opposite the bus station). Get off at the Catalunya stop; the hotel is just 200 meters away.

Reus Airport (REU)
The Reus airport bus will take you straight to Sants Station. Once there, take the metro (Line 3) to the Catalunya stop. The hotel is just 200 meters from the station exit.

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