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This property is a 11-minute walk from the beach. Pension Ciudadela guest house is opposite Barcelona’s França Train Station and 350 feet from Ciudadela Park. It offers basic air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi, and private bathroom facilities.

All rooms at the Ciudadela are heated, and there is a TV. Most rooms have a work desk and a private balcony.

The central location means there are many bars and restaurants within a short walk.

Barcelona’s Born district is 350 feet away, and Barceloneta Beach is a 10-minute walk away.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Pension Ciudadela has been welcoming guests since Mar 18, 2011

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Barcelona, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!


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Max adults: 3
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Max adults: 1. Max children: 1
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Max adults: 3
Family Room with Private Bathroom
  • 3 twin beds
  • 1 twin bed and
  • 1 full bed
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4 reasons to choose Pension Ciudadela

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  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Barceloneta Beach

    Barceloneta Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    2,800 feet from property
  • Somorrostro Beach

    Somorrostro Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    2,800 feet from property
  • Sant Miquel Beach

    Sant Miquel Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    3,250 feet from property
  • Sant Sebastian Beach

    Sant Sebastian Beach

    8.1 Very good beach
    4,250 feet from property
  • Nova Icaria Beach

    Nova Icaria Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    4,650 feet from property
  • Bogatell Beach

    Bogatell Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Mar Bella Beach

    Mar Bella Beach

    8.2 Very good beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Nova Mar Bella Beach

    Nova Mar Bella Beach

    8.3 Very good beach
    1.9 miles from property
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Host Info

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Pension Ciudadela is a small renovated Pension in the main center of Barcelona, in the Born's neighborhood, full of small ateliers of artisans. It has been fully renovated so all of its installations are new! We hope to create a little space of calm and relax in our place.
We are a family that love to travel so we understand the importance of your Hollidays.
Born's neighborhood is a very cosmopolitan place, full of small coffees, restaurants and little ateliers of local artisans. Is is in the center of Barcelona and next to the beach, its location is perfect!
Languages spoken: Catalan,English,Spanish,French
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Born Cultural Centre
    0.1 miles
  • La Seca Theatre
    0.1 miles
  • Santa Maria del Mar
    0.2 miles
  • Picasso Museum
    0.2 miles
  • Chocolate Museum
    0.2 miles
  • European Museum of Modern Art
    0.2 miles
  • Museum of Catalan History
    0.2 miles
  • Barcelona Zoo
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Placa Reial
    0.6 miles
  • Plaça Catalunya
    0.8 miles
  • Port Olimpic
    0.8 miles
  • Tivoli Theatre
    0.8 miles
  • Passeig de Gracia
    0.9 miles
  • Casa Batllo
    1.1 miles
  • Sagrada Familia
    1.4 miles
  • Montjuïc
    1.8 miles
  • Sants Railway Station
    2.4 miles
  • Tibidabo
    4.3 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Barceloneta Beach
    2,800 feet
  • Somorrostro Beach
    2,800 feet
  • Sant Miquel Beach
    3,250 feet
  • Sant Sebastian Beach
    4,250 feet
  • Nova Icaria Beach
    4,650 feet
Public transit
  • Train Estació de França Train Station
    0 miles
  • Subway Jaume I Metro Station
    0.3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Barcelona-El Prat Airport
    8.2 miles
  • Girona-Costa Brava Airport
    46.5 miles
  • Reus Airport
    55.8 miles
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Amenities of Pension Ciudadela
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • Catalan
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Pension Ciudadela takes special requests – add in the next step!


1:00 AM - 12:00 AM


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 10 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
€ 10 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed by request
€ 10 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Pension Ciudadela accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 9:00 PM and 9:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Guests are kindly requested to inform the hotel in advance of their estimated time of arrival. This can be noted in the Comments Box during booking, or by contacting the property using the contact details found on the Booking Confirmation.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Please inform Pension Ciudadela of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Pension Ciudadela

  • Pension Ciudadela is 0.8 miles from the center of Barcelona.

  • The prices at Pension Ciudadela may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Pension Ciudadela by:

    • Train 40min

  • The nearest beach is 2,950 feet from Pension Ciudadela.

  • Room options at Pension Ciudadela include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Single
    • Family

  • Check-in at Pension Ciudadela is from 1:00 AM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Pension Ciudadela offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):