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This property is a 15-minute walk from the beach. Set in the heart of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter, Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior features an outdoor swimming pool, a gym with a sauna, and a rooftop terrace with city views.

The Arai is set in an 18th-century building and features stunning frescos on the façades, which are part of the architectural Heritage, historical and artistic of Barcelona, which gives it the Specialty Monument status.

Rooms feature a stylish, rustic décor with exposed stone walls and large windows. The air-conditioned rooms include free Wi-Fi and flat-screen satellite TV. They have a sofa and a small kitchenette with a fridge, microwave and coffee maker. Private bathrooms include free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Aparthotel Arai features Restaurant Palosanto, a classic tavern offering tapas and Kokka, the first Peruvian bar in Barcelona.

Las Ramblas Avenue and Liceu Metro Station are just 5 minutes’ walk away. Airport buses leave from Plaza Catalunya, 3,100 feet away. Barcelona’s Port Vell is 10 minutes’ walk from Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior.

This is our guests' favorite part of Barcelona, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Feb 21, 2013
Hotel chain/brand: Derby Hotels

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Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Barcelona, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.


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Max adults: 2
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Max adults: 2
Executive Room
  • 1 full bed
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Max adults: 3
Deluxe Room
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 sofa bed
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  • 1 sofa bed and
  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 4
Family Room (4 Adults)
  • 1 full bed and
  • 2 sofa beds
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  • 2 twin beds and
  • 2 sofa beds
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About Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior

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  • Hello, please confirm cots are not available. we are booking with 2 one and half year child and need one cot at least. thanks.

    Good day. Regarding your kind request, we do have baby cots and we can provide to our guests. Kind regards.


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    Answered on July 31, 2021
  • Hello, I was wondering if rooms have a little kitchenette before I book? Thanks and regards,

    Dear guest. Regarding your kind request all of our rooms have kitchen, kitchenware, microowave, toaster, fridge and a kettle. Kind regards.


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    Answered on August 5, 2021
  • Hi - we love the look of your property but need a room with 2 bedrooms. Do you have 2 bedroom apartments/rooms?

    Dear Sir, Thank you for your email. Regarding your kind request, we need to inform you that, we don´t have interconnected rooms or rooms with two bedroom apartments. Our family room apartments are only one space, with a capacity for 4 people. The only interconnected room we have is the Jewel Suite, but also with a capacity for 4 people, under availability. We are at your entire disposal for any further requests you may need. Kind regards, Sunny. Front Desk.


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    Asked about: Family Room (4 Adults) • Answered on November 18, 2019
  • Does the Superior Double room have a balcony / terrace?

    Good day, some of the apartments have balcony. Inc ase you want a balcony, let us know and we will do our best to give you one of them for your stay.


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    Answered on July 1, 2020
  • Any difference between the superior vs executive room besides the slight difference in room size?

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your email. Regarding your kind request, we need to inform you that, the differences between both rooms are the category and room size. We are at your entire disposal for any further requests you may need. Kind regards, Front Desk.


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    Asked about: Executive Room • Answered on January 22, 2020
  • Breakfast not mentioned in your room choices is it included or not.

    Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your email. Regarding your kind request, we would like to inform you that, our breakfast service is not included on the reservations. If interested, you can ask for the breakfast service, and the total cost would be 15.40€ per day/per adult. As we don´t have restaurants or buffet breakfast service in the hotel, the breakfast we provide, it´s an external service we work with, and we offer the breakfast choices you require in a box, that we provide to you in the morning at whatever time you prefer to the room. We are at your entire disposal for any further requests you may need, Kind regards, Sunny. Front Desk.


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    Answered on November 18, 2019
  • Is there an elevator?

    Dear Guest, Our property has two elevators. We remain at your disposal for any further doubst you may have. Kind regards, Cristian Chacon Front Desk


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    Answered on January 18, 2022
  • Hi, do you have rooms with bath tub and ironing facilities?

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your message. Regarding your kindly request we would like to inform you that we have rooms with bath tub. About ironing, we do not have that, but we could borrow you during 1h and iron+ironboard. Kind regards, Fron Desk


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    Asked about: Superior Double Room • Answered on December 20, 2021
  • Can the family room accommodate 3 adults and 2 children, 1 and 5 years of age? Also is there elevator in the hotel to reach the room?

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your email. Regarding your kind request, we need to inform you that, unfortunately you can not accommodate 5 people in one room, our family room has a capacity for 4 people maximum which means that you should pick 2 rooms to fit your family. We are at your entire disposal for any further requests you may need. Kind regards, Front Desk.


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    Answered on January 22, 2020
  • Is it possible to get a Superior Double room with a bathtub instead of a shower? Thanks, Kim

    We will try to do our best to give you this type of room


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    Answered on January 18, 2020
  • Good Day , the family Rooms are 2 Bedrooms? or the sofa becomes bed ?

    Good afternoon, The Family room is composed of one bedroom and 2 sofas that can be turned to beds (each one for one person).


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    Asked about: Family Room (4 Adults) • Answered on September 4, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Placa Reial
    0.1 miles
  • Plaça Sant Jaume
    0.1 miles
  • Plaça Sant Jaume Tourism Office
    0.1 miles
  • Jamboree
    0.1 miles
  • Gran Teatre del Liceu
    0.2 miles
  • Güell Palace
    0.2 miles
  • Sant Felip Neri Square
    0.2 miles
  • El Maldà Theatre
    0.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Picasso Museum
    0.4 miles
  • Plaça Catalunya
    0.6 miles
  • Tivoli Theatre
    0.7 miles
  • Passeig de Gracia
    0.8 miles
  • Casa Batllo
    1 miles
  • Port Olimpic
    1.2 miles
  • Montjuïc
    1.3 miles
  • Sagrada Familia
    1.6 miles
  • Sants Railway Station
    1.9 miles
  • Tibidabo
    4.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Sant Miquel Beach
    4,050 feet
  • Barceloneta Beach
    4,100 feet
  • Sant Sebastian Beach
    4,250 feet
  • Somorrostro Beach
    4,650 feet
  • Nova Icaria Beach
    1.3 miles
Public transit
  • Subway Liceu Metro Station
    0.2 miles
  • Subway Jaume I Metro Station
    0.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Barcelona-El Prat Airport
    7.7 miles
  • Girona-Costa Brava Airport
    47 miles
  • Reus Airport
    55.4 miles
How to get to Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior from Barcelona-El Prat Airport
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Amenities of Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Food & Drink
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool with view
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Solarium
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • Catalan
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
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Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

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The fine print

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

If you are not the owner of the credit card used to make the reservation, please contact the property in advance, no later than 24 hours after booking.

FAQs about Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior

  • Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior is 3,100 feet from the center of Barcelona.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior by:

    • Taxi 25min
    • Train 30min
    • Airport shuttle (public) 30min

  • The prices at Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior include:

    • Double
    • Family

  • Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Solarium
    • Fitness

  • Check-in at Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The nearest beach is 0.8 miles from Aparthotel Arai 4* Superior.