BARCELONA, SPAIN: Ensconce Yourself in Spanish Exclusivity
Set on 25,000 square meters of breathtaking 19th century gardens, boasting unparalleled views of the stunning Barcelona skyline, The Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I welcomes you into its exclusive five-star world of tradition, hospitality and magnificence. This luxurious urban hotel provides a tranquil retreat in the heart of Spain’s celebrated second city. With a central location on the prestigious Avenida Diagonal and excellent transport links as well as a shuttle service to city center, the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I shines as a memorable base for exploring Barcelona and wider Catalonia, especially on your tapas walking tour and Best of Barcelona tour, including a visit to Sagrada Familia!
Elegant and comfortable, the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I boasts spacious rooms, and a wide variety of services designed to make each stay as luxurious as can be. With large exterior pools, multiple relaxation options and innovative restaurants, and the Royal Polo Club, you’re assured an enjoyable and memorable stay. Eating is serious business in Barcelona, and a stay at The Fairmont exposes you to a world of gastronomy, from its location in the heart of the city close to dozens of eateries, restaurants and bars, in addition to its own impressive array of high-quality destinations for drinking and dining. At day’s end relax and unwind with a luxurious wellness experience at The Royal Club Fitness & Spa which delivers a wide range of relaxing and revitalizing health and beauty treatments with sumptuous products. The spa comes complete with an indoor pool and water circuit, sauna, steam room, and experience showers all with separate male and female access.
Major attractions including the famous Camp Nou stadium, the Barcelona Polo Club and the financial district, are all within easy reach of Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I, and the vibrant restaurants, bars and shopping streets that have made Barcelona a world-class destination are just a stone’s throw away. No trip to Barcelona is complete without a visit to the awe-inspiring La Sagrada Familia, and you’ll definitely want to make time to study the masterpieces at the Museu Picasso; to stroll through the crowds of the city’s most famous street, La Rambla; and Mercat de la Boqueria, La Rambla’s most interesting building.
Your Barcelona Gourmet Tapas Walking Tour takes you to a Modernist-style tapas bar in the heart of Barcelona’s Eixample neighborhood, and then finishes the night in an emblematic flamenco bar in the heart of the Gothic Quarter in famous Plaça Reial. This exciting 3-hour evening experience includes a stroll around Eixample to sample authentic Catalan tapas such as ‘pa amb tomàquet,’ and visit to a ham delicatessen in Born. Finish your evening with a 45-minute authentic flamenco show featuring some of the genre’s newest rising stars. Sip sangria and dine on gourmet tapas as dancers perform their fiery Spanish flamenco moves to traditional Spanish music!
Delve into the architectural beauty and rich history of Barcelona on this comprehensive half-day tour of the Catalonian capital. With an expert guide, visit some of the city’s most iconic sights and enjoy skip-the-line access to Gaudi’s modernist masterpiece, La Sagrada Familia. During free time at La Sagrada Familia, you may even be able to head to the workshop to see craftspeople creating molds and designs for the cathedral’s unfinished features. Ascend to Montjuïc Hill to enjoy sweeping panoramic vistas of Barcelona’s metropolitan sprawl, stroll the streets of the Gothic Quarter, and drive through the Eixample, Barcelona’s modernist center.
Your trip for two includes:
- 7 days/6 nights accommodations at the Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I, Barcelona
- Daily complimentary breakfast
- All room-related taxes (including VAT)
- Gourmet tapas walking tour and Flamenco show
- Half day Best of Barcelona tour, including skip-the-line access to Sagrada Familia
- Complimentary wireless internet
- Free concierge reservation service