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Located in Gothic Quarter, Hotel Duquesa de Cardona is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as Palau de la Musica Catalana and Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar. This 4-star hotel has 59 rooms and welcomes guests with a restaurant, free in-room WiFi, and a rooftop terrace. Centrally located in Barcelona, the hotel is also a short walk from Las Ramblas and Palau Guell.

Dining

Start each morning with buffet breakfast, available for a fee from 7 AM to 10:30 AM. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, grab a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant or coffee shop/café, and mingle with other guests at the free daily manager's reception.

Rooms

All of Hotel Duquesa de Cardona's 59 recently renovated rooms provide minibars, coffee makers, and free newspapers. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and pillow menus, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Laptop-compatible safes, phones, and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

Renovated in 2015, Hotel Duquesa de Cardona offers a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include a seasonal outdoor pool, a library, and express check-out.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Palau de la Musica Catalana and Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Rooftop terrace

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This family-owned Hotel Duquesa de Cardona stands a quarter-km (about 275 yards) from Barcelona's Old Port and Gothic Quarter. Las Ramblas, the Picasso Museum, and beaches are just 1 km (0.5 miles) away.

On-site amenities include a breakfast room with 19th-century staircase, a restaurant serving Catalan cuisine, and a rooftop terrace with views of the Old Port. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. A hot and cold buffet breakfast is served daily in the restaurant.

  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Conference space 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Total number of rooms - 59 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Library 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Terrace 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 2003 
  • Free reception 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Bidet 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

Breakfast room - This renovated room appears as it did in 1850. Historic features include a high, arched ceiling, stone staircase with iron banister, high-backed chairs, and marble pillars and floors. Walls are decorated with 1800s-style mosaics imported from England. A buffet breakfast is served here daily (surcharge). Reservation required.

La Terrassa del Duquesa - This beachfront cocktail bar offers alfresco dining with city views. During summer months, tapas and barbecue are offered on the terrace. Guests can choose from a wide variety of cocktails and local seasonal fare, and enjoy a view of the port while sipping their drink.

Entertainment

During the summer months, The Piano Has Been Drinking Jazz Trio plays from 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM every Monday. Dinner is available during the performance.

Nearby Things to Do

Opposite the Old Port and a 10-minute walk from Barcelona's Olympic Port and Beaches, the hotel offers easy access to aquatic activities.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests wishing to take advantage of the "DBL Special Cruise Room" room category must book travel dates that fall within 15 days of the departure or arrival of cruise trip. A cruise reservation/ticket must be presented for each room booked on the "DBL Special Cruise Room" upon arrival at the hotel. The hotel reserves the right to amend the rate if guests fail to present a valid cruise reservation/ticket.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tourist tax will be collected at the property upon arrival. The tax applies up to a maximum of 7 nights per person, per stay. Children under 17 years of age are exempt from this tax.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 18 for adults and EUR 9 for children (approximately)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Special Cruise Promotion

Book a stay in a "DBL Special Cruise Room" room category for travel anytime and receive a special benefit. Must book a "DBL Special Cruise Room" room category to qualify. This offer is only valid if check-in dates fall within 15 days of departure or arrival of cruise trip. A cruise reservation/ticket must be presented for each room booked on the "DBL Special Cruise Room" upon arrival at the hotel. The hotel reserves the right to amend the rate if guests fail to present a valid cruise reservation/ticket. Benefit varies per hotel. Other restrictions may apply.


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