Iberostar opens its first hotel in barcelona
Only 12 kilometers from the airport, in the middle of Plaza de Catalunya, in a historic building of monumental and classical, style with neo-Baroque decoration on the base of the construction, which includes sculptures of Frederic MarÃ¨s. Although it dates from 1942, resulting from the transformation of the old hotel Colon in the year 1902, the new building has essentially followed the architectural lines of the neighboring casa Pich i Pon. This superior 4-star hotel offers 119 rooms, which include double rooms, city view, city view with or without terrace and two duplex suites corner – Tower Suite and Suite – the Tower of the building with panoramic views of Barcelona. With vision 360, this space allows to make exclusive events where you can see a unique view of all the city’s skyline. The wide gastronomic offer includes a restaurant, CaÂ´s Menestral, specialized in Balearic Islands and Majorcan cuisine, as well as a selection of international dishes. Account with a single bar that breathe the purest Majorcan style, Mmmallorca Coffee Bakery Bar, offering products such as ice cream, almond or orange from SÃ³ller will also be located in the lobby of the hotel (ground floor), and a terrace – sky bar on the top floor. Aurelio VÃ¡zquez, Chief Operations Officer of Iberostar Hotels & Resorts, has stated: “we are happy to open the doors of the hotel Iberostar Paseo de Gracia, which is our first opening of 2018. We continue to be more and more present in the most relevant tourist capitals of the world, with hotels in privileged locations and unique buildings. The hotel is the perfect reflection of our new line of city hotels, with which we carry the excellence of our products and services also to urban environments. By careful design, superb location and the high service standards, are confident that Iberostar Paseo de Gracia is destined to become, in the not-too-distant future, one of our most representative city hotels”. As part of the company’s new strategy, Iberostar recently presented the new segmentation of its hotels. This accommodation is part of the segment of city hotels, with which the company wants to strengthen its bid for urban tourism. Identified by the color blue cosmos, city hotels are first class buildings located in the heart of the most popular tourist cities in the world such as Madrid, New York, Lisbon, Budapest, Miami or Havana. .