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Placa de la Rosa dels Vents, 1, 08039 Barcelona Spain
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 08/28/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 08/28/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#242 of 530 hotels in Barcelona
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DIVE INTO THE CURRENT Step inside. See for yourself. Designed by world-renowned architect Ricardo Bofill, W Barcelona sets the scene for a spectacular stay. Located on the beachfront along the famous Barceloneta boardwalk. Check into one of our 473 fabulous guest rooms & suites boasting panoramic views over the Mediterranean and city of Barcelona. Get glamorous on our 26th floor hotspot, at ECLIPSE rooftop bar, or make your way down to our signature Living Room to find WAVE & the W LOUNGE for a cocktail (or two). Take a dip at our WET pool surrounded by sun terraces, cabanas and enjoy the only beachfront access at any hotel in the city.
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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Evening entertainment
Airport transportation
Parking garage
Hot tub
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Pool with view
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Poolside bar
Rooftop bar
Nightclub / DJ
Car hire
Taxi service
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Facial treatments
Foot massage
Full body massage
Rooftop terrace
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Butler service
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Room service
VIP room facilities
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Ocean view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
Bay View
Great View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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75Somewhat walkable
Grade: 75 out of 100
18Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
2Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
Placa de la Rosa dels Vents, 1, 08039 Barcelona Spain
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Barcelona-El Prat Airport7 miSee all flights
Costa Brava Airport48 miSee all flights
DrassanesBarcelona Metro19 min
BarcelonetaBarcelona Metro20 min
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Antonina P wrote a review Nov 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
We chose this hotel for its incredible view of course, just amazing over the whole city! That was the best thing! The service is ok too, but far from being a true luxury hotel, 4star max. First, the parking, the exit/entrance to the parking is not of a luxury hotel, it`s super basic. Then, the rooms. Really weird glass doors for the toilet and sink with no doors, small towels, no toothpaste/toothbrush kit (which you get even in a 3-star hotel). But again, the view is just incredible! The complimentary cava bottle was nice, although it costs like 5 euros in Mercadona, and that for a 350 euros room? Come on guys, you can do better! The spa. I`d say it was overcrowded, there were 4 couples at the same time but most of the time was spent in the jacuzzi which is too small for so many people. The big pool was really cold! Impossible to get into the water! Totally unacceptable for a 5star hotel. As for the breakfast, I`d like to highlight that the orange juice that was offered was NOT freshly squeezed! But for sure it was with water and sugar added, didn't taste like an orange fresh at all! Again, not good for a 5 star. Finally, the checkout experience was bad, too many people and spent like 20 min a queue. Again, are you are a 5-star luxury hotel or what? To sum up, I can say that we enjoyed our stay mostly because of the most amazing views in Barcelona (literally spent most of our time by the window). Lots of things to improve to become a real 5 star!
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Date of stay: November 2020
Room Tip: Choose upper floors for the greatest views!
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parabol001 wrote a review Nov 2020
Houston, TX66 contributions20 helpful votes
This hotel is really amazing. From the best I can tell, the hotel has zero rooms with a bad view. I have had a few experiences with smug staff; but Ive had some really good ones too. I will try to stay here every time in BCN.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Repertoire Events & Mice Pvt Ltd wrote a review Oct 2020
Mumbai, India63 contributions31 helpful votes
Very Niche Lifestyle property for the young millionaires, beautiful rooms overlooking the Sea and the amazing beach. Club on 26th floor with impeccable views of Barcelona port and the city skyline. restaurant shacks at the beach side part of the hotel always buzzing during weekends and evening. perfect property for chic weddings and corporate incentives. we booked 40 rooms during this trip
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Trip type: Traveled on business
Room Tip: Any room overlooking Beach
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Axel N wrote a review Sep 2020
78 contributions13 helpful votes
What a nice experience. From a great check in with Christina to the beautiful cool corner suite, a great breakfast buffet (even in COVID times), a nice and clean pool area.... everything worked out perfect here. Thank you very much W crew
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled solo
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Florida Keys, Florida69 contributions79 helpful votes
Out of her entire three week trip to Barcelona, the W hotel was our most favorite hotel amongst all of her status. He was conveniently located right in the heart of Spain and had every available amenity possible. The best part about this entire hotel is the view! You can see right across Barcelona and the nearby beach is absolutely beautiful. Just try to avoid going on weekends as it can be very busy with locals. There’s also a bar/lounge at the top floor of the W Hotel which is very beautiful and serves excellent drinks as you can tell from some of my photos. Trust me, they tasted just as good as they look and we will definitely be coming back to the hotel the next time we come to visit Spain!
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Date of stay: August 2020
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$339 - $961 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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SpainCataloniaProvince of BarcelonaBarcelonaCiutat Vella (Old Town) / Port Vell (Old Port) / Barceloneta
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Frequently Asked Questions about W Barcelona
Which popular attractions are close to W Barcelona?
Nearby attractions include Plaja de Sant Sebastian (0.1 miles) and Eclipse Bar (0.01 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at W Barcelona?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at W Barcelona?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at W Barcelona?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at W Barcelona?
Yes, a parking garage, paid private parking on-site, and paid private parking nearby are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to W Barcelona?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mana 75, La Barra, and Velissima.
Are there opportunities to exercise at W Barcelona?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and a sauna during their stay.
Does W Barcelona have an airport shuttle?
Yes, W Barcelona offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at W Barcelona?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at W Barcelona?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does W Barcelona offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.