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Barcelona, an old hotel becomes a Hilton gem
A few steps away from the Rambla, Alexandra hotel is now part of Curio Collection, offering a unique and relaxing experience between contemporary design and local gastronomy.
If you’re thinking about a getaway in Barcelona or you already are in the capital of Catalonia, Alexandra Hotel is the perfect place for you. For the past 30 years, this hospitality gem welcomes its guests with design suites and a genuine, familiar atmosphere. With an interesting gastronomic offer, this hotel in the center of Barcelona, just between the Rambla and Paseo de Gracia, has now been acquired by Curio Collection by Hilton, an exclusive group of hotels (almost 40) selected by Hilton for their character and personality since 2014.
Alexandra Hotel, Junior Suite.
In each of the 116 suites at Alexandra hotel (8 suites and 16 deluxe rooms), you can feel the cosmopolitan spirit of Barcelona, with its modernity and original local taste. You can notice it in the refined floors and in the modern ceiling coffer combined with accurately selected design pieces, making the spaces more contemporary.
Alexandra Hotel, suite.
Alexandra Hotel, guest room.
The crown jewel of the hotel in Calle Mallorca are its dining rooms: the first one is the Solomillo Restaurant. If you’re looking for a restaurant in Barcelona specialized in seasonal beef, this is the place for you, as you will be able to choose how to cook and top your meat. Raw materials, design furniture and the reinterpretation of iconic Spanish lighting pieces make Solomillo Restaurant a unique space. If you are looking for local specialties, cured meats and Iberian products, you should try Charcuteria.
Alexandra Hotel, Junior suite with terrace.
We all know holidays are for relaxing, this is why some of the suites are provided with lovely balconies (picture above). Recently, a patio with garden has been added too. The swimming pool and fitness centre with sauna, make Alexandra Hotel the perfect choice for your stay in Barcelona (prices from 160 euros per night).
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