Based on 49 reviews TripAdvisor traveller rating 4 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the comfortable beds at Principal B&Bcn. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Rambla de Catalunya. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas, plus airport drop-off service (surcharge) and train station drop-off service (surcharge). Built in 1932, this 3.5-star pension has 9 rooms on 1 floor. Free WiFi and flat-screen TVs are available in all rooms.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen TVs, premium bedding and down duvets
  • Free WiFi
  • Self-parking available for a fee
  • Amenities include laundry facilities, a car charging station and multilingual staff
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation, from cleanliness and comfy beds to overall comfort and nice bathrooms
  • Within a 10-minute walk of Rambla de Catalunya and Passeig de Gracia
  • Airport drop-off, railway station and beach shuttle service available for a fee

Premium Double Room, Balcony, City View

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

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Property Features

Principal B&Bcn offers its guests tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in common area. Public spaces have free WiFi. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available 24 hours), a beach shuttle and a train station drop-off service are available for a fee. The business-friendly Principal B&Bcn also features laundry facilities, express check-out, and a lift. For a fee, parking is available. A complete renovation of Principal B&Bcn was completed in June 2016. This 3.5-star Barcelona pension is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 9 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 1932
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.) (15.6 km / 9.7 mi)
  • Train station: Barcelona Paseo de Gracia Station (1.9 km / 1.2 mi)
  • Metro station: Provenca Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport drop-off, train station pick-up, cruise terminal shuttle, beach shuttle, and theme park shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Principal B&Bcn offers 9 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free toiletries and a ceiling fan. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower. This Barcelona pension provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Luxury bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 9:00 AM
  • Check-in time ends at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM, please contact the property at least 24 hours in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning on arriving outside normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and an access code.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM.
Guests arriving after 7:00 PM must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning on arriving outside normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions and an access code. There are no staff members on site; guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

Airport transport is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 16 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 16 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Guests must contact the property
  • Private entrance
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Hotel Registry Number - HB-004721-81

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.72 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 50 per vehicle
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 20.00 per day
  • Late check-in fee: EUR 20 for check-in between 7:00 PM and 9:00 PM

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Principal B&Bcn Hostel Barcelona
  • Principal B&Bcn Hostel
  • Principal B&Bcn Barcelona
  • Principal B&Bcn Barcelona Catalonia
  • Principal B&Bcn Pousada Barcelona
  • Principal B&Bcn Pousada
  • Principal B Bcn
  • Principal B&Bcn B&B Barcelona
  • Principal B&Bcn B&B

You should know

  • Onsite cash transactions can't exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For more details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Principal B&Bcn offers transfers from the cruise terminal, airport, and train station (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 48 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Children 16 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.