A family trip to Barcelona is a once in a lifetime experience for many.
That’s why it’s essential to have a solid home base when visiting the Catalan capital with your family. It’s essential to find a hotel that is both located in a safe neighborhood as well as equipped for families. If you’re unfamiliar with the city, finding one that checks these boxes can be tough. That’s why we put together this guide to the best family friendly hotels in Barcelona for a comfortable stay during your trip!
Le Meridien Barcelona
One of the best family friendly hotels in Barcelona is Le Meridien, a 5-star hotel right on central La Rambla. This is quite a touristy location, but it’s well connected and you can easily get to anything and everything you want to see and do. The hotel offers quite a few services aimed at families with young kids, from specialized family rooms to babysitting upon request to kids’ activities in both the rooms and lobby. The friendly staff will immediately make you and your family feel at home.
Address: La Rambla, 111
You’ll find Sunotel Aston in the western part of the Eixample neighborhood, a great pick for families. Enjoy maximum comfort in one of their special family rooms and kick back and relax with the kids at the sunny outdoor pool (with a jacuzzi for Mom and Dad!). The kid-friendly breakfast buffet is located in a unique travel-themed restaurant that will take you and your family on a gastronomic trip around the world! It’s one of our favorite family friendly hotels in Barcelona for all these reasons and more.
Address: Carrer de París, 101
This beautiful luxury hotel dates back to 1918! Majestic Hotel is classy and elegant while remaining one of the best family friendly hotels in Barcelona. The impeccable service includes both room service and restaurants with kid-friendly food. Babysitting services are available upon request for when you need time to explore the city on your own.
Address: Passeig de Gracia, 68
Grand Hotel Central
Stunning Grand Hotel Central in the historic Gothic quarter is a calm, elegant hotel in the heart of the city. As one of the most family friendly hotels in Barcelona, it’s home to a rooftop swimming pool offering stunning views of the city. The beautiful rooms are well equipped and comfortable for the whole family. Nearby, take your pick from the dozens of charming little restaurants and bakeries when the kids get hungry.
Address: Via Laietana, 30
This modern, contemporary hotel is just a block away from Parc de la Ciutadella, one of our favorite family spots in Barcelona! Kids will love having a playground, zoo and rowboats just down the street. Park Hotel itself is contemporary and modern, and boasts a fantastic location in the historic Born neighborhood.
Address: Avenida del Marquès de l’Argentera, 11
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Life is too short to speak one language and stay in one place. In 2015, this philosophy took her from familiar Ohio to sunny southern Spain. Usually drinking tinto de verano, reading Lorca, or attempting to dance flamenco (not all at once). Follow her blog, Viatic Couture, for more.