Enjoying from an ideal location right opposite the sea in Barcelona's Gothic Quarter, Serras Barcelona is a 5-star hotel with a rooftop infinity pool and with our Restaurant Informal by our Michelin Starred chef Marc Gascons . Free WiFi access is available. Set in a historic building where the famous painter Pablo Picasso started his career in 1896, the hotel preserves the building's original façade. Luxurious services like airport pick-up, limousine, concierge and valet parking are standard in this hotel. All stylish rooms at Serras are air conditioned and soundproofed, featuring a private balcony with views of Barcelona's Port Vell or Mercè Street in the Gothic Quarter. Each comes with state-of-the-art facilities such as a Smart HD TV, wireless sound system and bathrooms with bathrobes and slippers. Featuring attractive sea views, guests can have a signature cocktail on the stylish lounge in the rooftop terrace, while listening to chill-out music. The mezzanine level in Serras Barcelona features a cosy library with bar, while the restaurant serves Catalan specialities and Mediterranean tapas. The restaurant opens for breakfast, lunch and dinner. This boutique hotel is 10 minutes' walk from Picasso Museum and Estaciò de França Railway Station. Plaça Reial Square is 650 metres away, and Santa María del Mar Cathedral is 500 metres away. Barcelona El Prat Airport is 15 minutes by car.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Serras Barcelona has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 12 Nov 2014.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Barcelona, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

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

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, American


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Room type
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 large double bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3+
This property has made huge commitments towards sustainability by subscribing to one or more third party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Barcelona
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Justine
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Lovely interiors, comfortable, very friendly staff who were very welcoming.
  • Yvonne
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    staff very friendly if we asked for something it arrived quickly. Small issue with bill but soon rectified.
  • Tatiana
    Czech RepublicCzech Republic
    Location of the hotel is super! its close to the port with its nice restaurants and to the main sightseeings as Barcelona Cathedral, Picasso Museum, La Rambla street
  • Elena
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The staff were very welcoming. The room was very comfortable with a large shower room. It was wonderfully warm. The common areas were beautifully decorated and comfortable. I also had lunch in the restaurant, and it was delicious. The hotel is in...
  • Leigh
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The staff were just amazing, so friendly and literally couldn't do enough to help us. Little things like a little cake at the side of your bed at night time, was magical. The hotel and room was lovely and in a great location - loved it and we...
  • Henning
    excellent staff, going out of their way to make it a perfect stay for you
  • Nick
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Lovely, lovely staff and a beautiful room. The hotel is also in a great location.
  • Heather
    Everything! This hotel is gorgeous!! Wish we could've stayed longer to enjoy it more. Loved the history (it used to be one of Picasso's studios), the elegant historic building, spacious room with balcony, the rooftop bar & views, the location near...
  • Amy
    Hong KongHong Kong
    Good location, easy to access to most tourist spots.
  • Russell
    The location was fantastic but the room a little small. The breakfast manager Sandra really looked after us.

Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days

  • Do you have adjoining rooms? How can I book these through booking.com

    Dear, Normally this information is not available through Booking.com. You can always leave a note to your booking making the request or send us an em..
    Answered on 16 October 2021
  • Booking.com keeps flagging a room for 3 adults it’s my husband myself and our ten month old - do you have travel cots and is a supplement charged ?

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your interest in our Hotel! We inform you that we do provide complementary baby cots upon request. Best regards from Barc..
    Answered on 25 February 2022
  • Hello Can I ask if the Grand deluxe double room fits 3 people. Does it have a sofa bed? Thanks

    Thank you for your message. Kindly be informed that our Grand Deluxe room can be fitted for 3 people. One additional bed would need to be added at a c..
    Answered on 12 October 2022
  • Hi. Would you be able to tell me if the rooftop pool is heated at all? Thanks Jamie

    Dear Jamie, Thank you for your question. Unfortunately our rooftop pool is not heated. Kind regards
    Answered on 11 May 2020
  • Is there any rooms with two beds please?

    Dear guest, All our rooms category have the possibility to make up as twin beds. Please let us know in preferrence once you book so we are aware. Best..
    Answered on 3 January 2023
  • Hi, to reserve for 2 X adults and 1 X 16 year old daughter. Adjoining rooms if possible with balcony? Which room is best? Dates 14-20 June 2024. 👍

    Dear Guest, we would suggest our Junior Suite or Junior Suite Marina, in case of triple occupancy. For adjoining rooms, we have several combinations..
    Answered on 25 September 2023
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Hotel surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

  • Informal
    • Cuisine
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of Serras Barcelona
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Slippers
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Cooking class
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs € 45 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Reception services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Strollers
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Car hire
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Pants press
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Fitness
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Solarium
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • Catalan
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

Serras Barcelona takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 12:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 3 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Cot upon request
4+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 95 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


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

Maestro Mastercard Visa Diners Club Cash Serras Barcelona accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Serras Barcelona in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Serras Barcelona

  • Serras Barcelona offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Massage
    • Solarium
    • Cooking class
    • Walking tours
    • Fitness
    • Swimming Pool
    • Bicycle rental
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Bike tours

  • Serras Barcelona has 1 restaurant:

    • Informal

  • The nearest beach is just 0.6 miles from Serras Barcelona. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Serras Barcelona can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • American

  • The prices at Serras Barcelona may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Serras Barcelona is 0.7 miles from the centre of Barcelona. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

  • Check-in at Serras Barcelona is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Room options at Serras Barcelona include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Triple