Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Barcelona

Hotel Soho Barcelona
Sleek and pared back, Hotel Soho Barcelona is a trendy yet affordable design hotel located on the bustle of Barcelona’s Gran Via.
Mandarin Oriental Suites
Found on the Passeig de Gràcia, the Mandarin Oriental Suites in Barcelona offer guests luxurious service and surrounds in its impeccably designed suites.
Hotel Market Barcelona
Hotel Market Barcelona, found near the Sant Antoni Market, is a chic boutique hotel with upmarket style credentials.
Onix Liceo Raval
The Onix Liceo Raval offers feel-good, highly-affordable accommodation in central Barcelona, with a business centre and Mozarabic architecture, to boot.
Hotel Praktik Bakery
Fancy waking up to the smell of freshly baked bread? The trendily minimalist Hotel Praktik Bakery in central Barcelona has its own artisanal bakery.
The Serras
Part of the renovation of Barcelona's waterfront district, The Serras is a chic design hotel with views of the port and sea beyond.
Hotel Banys Orientals
A classic never dies, and case in point is Hotel Banys Orientals in the chic neighbourhood of El Born.
Mirror Hotel
As the name suggests, this modern development is covered head to toe in mirrors. Recently picking up an award for its innovative design, Mirror Hotel embodies chic and sleek.
Hotel Do Placa Reial
Small and intimate boutique hotel with impeccable service and treats left in your room daily. Need we say more.
Hotel Mercer
Old merges with new in stunning fashion at Hotel Mercer, whilst it’s almost secret location heightens its lure and charm.
Villa Emilia
Style meets class at Hotel Villa Emilia; dine in the sleek candlelit restaurant or hit the rooftop bar for some live jazz. 
987 Barcelona
Fitting like a glove within one of the world's most sophisticated and cosmopolitan cities, this oasis of attitude opened its doors in 2007 close to Gaudi's spectacular La Pedrera building.
El Palauet Living
All-suite stays don't get much better than El Palauet Living Barcelona, a set of six sexy apartments on Barcelona's Passaeig de Gràcia.
Hotel Arts
Hotel Arts is arguably Barcelona's most famous hotel, and is home to a Michelin-starred restaurant, world-class spa and star-studded clientele.
Hotel Jazz
The best feature of the Hotel Jazz, apart from the roof terrace, is its location right between Plaça Catalunya and Paseo de Gracia.
Neri Hotel
Hotel Neri is one of Barcelona's most tucked-away treasures; although small, the hotel's amenities are perfectly formed and wonderfully kept. The restaurant is stunning and leads to a pretty courtyard that is perfect for al fresco drinking.
La França
Ooh la la! Catering exclusively to kinky couples, La França brings sex back to the city with moody interiors and naughty behaviour positively encouraged inside. Perfect for affairs of the heart - or just plain affairs.
Hotel España
Step into the buzzing centre of Barcelona, and you’ll find Hotel España ready to cater to all your needs. Modern design meets old exquisite architecture, with a bar to rival any work of art.
Hotel Bagués
A recent addition to Barcelona's ever-growing choice of awe-inspiring accommodations, Hotel Bagués is another Derby-owned property in a super-central location on Las Ramblas.
Barceló Raval
The reservations book at Barceló Raval is jam-packed with fashion types thanks to its location in one of the city's trendiest districts.
Room Mate Emma
A striking, uber-modern hotel set in the middle of inspiring Art-Nouveau architecture. Near all the best shops and clubs, making Emma a great stay for the artsy hedonist...
Olivia Plaza
Its purpose is simple - to provide pampering, spiritual relief and a sense of tranquility, which, given its location, no other hotel can pull off quite so well.
Hotel Omm
Hotel Omm is a marvel of modern design and has more awe-inspiring amenities than you could ever possibly use in a single stay. Highlights include a Michelin-starred restaurant and on-site spa.
Chic & Basic Born
This enticing former nobleman's mansion takes the concept of 'cheap chic' one step further with the sexy purple, red and green LED lighting system that permeates throughout the interiors of this imaginative design hotel. 
Ciutat Barcelona
Just 50 metres away from the Picasso museum, this is the ideal place to base yourself in the heart of the 'Ciutat Vella' right on the border between the Barri Gòtic and El Born. 
W Barcelona
Unless you've been living under a rock, you'll undoubtedly have heard of W Barcelona. As the eponymous brand's first foray into the Spanish market, the property truly dazzles with awe-inspiring architecture and amazing amenities. 
Suites Avenue
An increasing number of discerning travellers are opting for luxury serviced apartments instead of traditional hotels, and if Suites Avenue is anything to go by it's not hard to see why.
The 5 Rooms
If you are looking for an intimate hideaway close to Paseo de Gracia shopping with maximum privacy, then this glorified B&B - with just five rooms - is the perfect match.
Park Hotel
Just a short walk from Cuitadela Park and directly opposite the Estació de Franca, the Park Hotel's 1950's style façade is a recognisable landmark in the fashionable Born district.
Ohla Hotel
Hotel service doesn't get more personal than at this 74 room monochRome hotel in the centre of Barcelona. 
ME Barcelona
Chic furnishings, stunning views and Michelin-starred cuisine abound at ME Barcelona.
Market Hotel
The Market Hotel is a truly rare find, and such a secret gem that it is tempting not to include, but here goes.
Hotel Regina
Hotel Regina is a four-starred wonder perfectly positioned for shopping and sightseeing beside Plaza Cataluña.
Hotel Murmuri
Thanks to its super-central location on Rambla de Catalyunya, Black AmEx-wielding retail queens love nothing more than resting their weary, high-heeled feet at Hotel Murmuri.
Hotel Majestic
The Hotel Majestic certainly lives up to the promise of its prestigious address with jaw-dropping views, more amenities than you can shake a stick at and an infinite number of choices when it comes to within-walking-distance venues.
Hotel CRAM
Proving once and for all that size doesn't matter, Hotel CRAM - the upper-case letters in its name aren't making up for any shortcomings, we assure you - is one of Barcelona' best boutique beauties.
Hotel Casanova
The very definition of a design hotel, Hotel Casanova deserves every single one of its four golden stars.
Hotel Claris
The creative juices are well and truly flowing at Hotel Claris, a creative concept housed behind a 20th-century façade.
Hotel Casa Fuster
Representative of Catalan modernism, Hotel Casa Fuster is popular with aesthetes and architecture lovers looking for something to please the eye. The rooftop pool adds to its cachet.
Hotel Barcelona Catedral
Set opposite Barcelona Cathedral a few doors down from the Dalí Escultor Museum, the Barcelona Catedral enjoys one of the most central locations of any of our choice of hotels.

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