The iconic 5 star W Barcelona, also known as Hotel Vela (sail), was designed by the Barcelona-born Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill. Opened in 2009, the hotel offers 473 rooms, 67 suites and is staffed by 400 employees.
Located in the Barceloneta district of Barcelona the building stands on 7 hectares of land reclaimed from the sea in the construction of the new entrance to the harbour.
Hotel Vela offers abundant natural light and spectacular views over the Mediterranean Sea and city of Barcelona.
ECLIPSE bar located on the 26th floor is renowned for its sweeping views. Bliss Spa offers a hot tub, sauna and steam room.
The hotel’s Bravo 24 restaurant features Michelin-star rated chef Carles Abellán.
Bathroom with a sweeping view of the Mediterranean Sea.
Among nearby cultural attractions we recommend the Picasso Museum in the El Born neighborhood. For outstanding seafood, venture into the heart of Barceloneta to Restaurante Cheriff. You can book rooms at the W Hotel Barcelona online via our affiliate Booking.com below: