Cruises out of Barcelona Spain
Going on cruise ? Best hotels ideally located close to Barcelona cruise ship terminals.
Location -- The Barcelona cruise terminal is at Port Vell in Barcelona which is at the Southern most end of the famous Ramblas. The seaport terminal is only 10 mins walk from the Ramblas. However there are several cruise terminals at the port and if you are in one of the terminals which is furthest from the Ramblas you would need to catch a shuttle bus which will take you to Monument a Colon (The memorial to Christopher Columbus) which is at the Southern most end of the Ramblas.
There is a large choice hotels near the docks of Port Barcelona, in Ciutat Vella district. Find hotels on La Rambla, near the beach or in the old Gothic Quarter. Accommodation is a short taxi drive away from the terminals. If you want to stay right nearby, one of the nearest hotels is the Eurostars Grand Marina Hotel GL.
Where is the Dock for boarding ?
Barcelona is one of the world's most cosmopolitan cities. Its port is the gateway for over 1,2 million cruise passengers every year. The terminals are located at the southern end of the famous Ramblas, which is the most famous boulevard of the city.
The city, with its coastal location, and its olympic Port, offers the best gateway for reaching the Mediterranean region from the sea. Among Barcelona's assets as a city with an international tourism profile and an unsurpassable leisure and cultural range of opportunities, are unbeatable port installations to make the arrival of cruise shipping easy, convenient and attractive.
The port has a total of 7 terminals exclusively for cruise traffic use.
Major Cruise Lines depart from the port like Royal Caribbean International (RCL), Carnival Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, MSC Cruises, Costa Cruises, Seabourn, Crystal Cruises, Oceania Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), Holland America Line, Princess Cruises,...
Hotels near Train Stations -- Do you want to travel in Spain by train, we can offer you the cheapest rates for hotels in Spain close to a rail station.
Air Connections : The city is served by Barcelona International Airport in the town of El Prat de Llobregat, about 3 km (2 mi) from the heart of the city. It is the second-largest airport in Spain, and the largest on the Mediterranean coast. It is a main hub for Vueling Airlines and Clickair, and also a focus for Spanair, Air Europa and Iberia. The airport mainly serves domestic and European destinations, but some airlines offer destinations in Asia and the United States. The airport is connected to the city by highway, commuter train and scheduled bus service, 25-40 min. by taxi from El Prat Airport.
Some recommendations next to Pier - Harbour
Located at the end of the iconic La Rambla, in the heart of Barcelona, this five-star luxury hotel occupies a unique position next to the World Trade Centre in Cruise Port Vell Barcelona. Relax after a day´s work or sightseeing with a workout in the gym or a session in the jacuzzi. Set at the one of Barcelona´s focal points, the impressive sights of the Gothic Quarter and the colour of La Rambla are only a short walk away, as is access to the city´s extensive public transport network. More
The Hotel Pulitzer is located right in the city centre of Barcelona, just a few minutes away from the historical Ramblas, Port of Barcelona and Paseo de Gracia. It is an outstanding spot and, above all, very welcoming. Outside, it is located in the city centre of Gaudí, surrounded by culture, museums and shopping possibilities, and, inside, the black, white, rich wood, leather and glazed areas create a variety of surroundings with a welcoming and cosmopolitan atmosphere.More
The Colón, a neoclassical style building dated from 1951, is situated in the Gothic quarter, right across from the Cathedral of the city. In a unique atmosphere, the Hotel features 145 rooms, two meeting rooms and the restaurant Carabela. The Colón, surrounded by pedestrian streets, is only five minutes away from Plaça Catalunya, Las Ramblas and the Cruise port of the city at Port Vell. Very popular pre and post cruise port hotel. More