A large modern block in an even more modern area of the city, the 4-star Barceló Valencia's biggest draw is its location by the Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias (City of Arts and Sciences) and Turia Gardens -- nine kilometres of green parkland that follows an old river bed.
The hotel is a few minutes' walk from the futuristic Arts and Sciences complex, which houses a science museum, an aquarium, an opera house and an IMAX cinema. The Old Town is 30-minutes' walk away -- stroll along the Turia Gardens -- or hop on a number 19 bus. Check out the cathedral, the World Heritage site of La Lonja, or the Modernist covered market. The beach is a 30-minute bus ride (the number 19, again) in the opposite direction.
There are plenty of dining options nearby, but if you're at the hotel, the El Senyoret restaurant serves a range of Mediterranean dishes. A rooftop bar, 270°, is open in summer and a heated outdoor pool is due to open in the summer of 2016. There's also a spa (charges apply for use; book in advance), which features a Finnish sauna, a Turkish bath and a range of treatments.
Rooms all feature free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning and LCD TVs. Privacy can be an issue as bathroom doors are often just frosted glass. Upgrade for more space or a view of the Arts and Sciences complex -- suites offer two separate sleeping areas (useful for families).
From the press:
"A well-designed modern hotel with large rooms, great service and a buzzy atmosphere" -- The Daily Telegraph
Gym / fitness center
Sauna / Steam Room
24-hour front desk
24-hour room service
Baby-sitting service on request
Laundry / dry cleaning
Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms
Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas
Bathtub or shower
Parking (fees apply)
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.
Standard check-in time: 4pm
Standard checkout time: 12pm
Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
Pets not allowed Check-in time starts at 4pm Check-out time is 12pm
You must present a photo ID when checking in. Your credit card is charged at the time you book. Bed type and smoking preferences are not guaranteed.Your reservation is prepaid and is guaranteed for late arrival. The total charge includes all room charges and taxes, as well as fees for access and booking. Any incidental charges such as parking, phone calls, and room service will be handled directly between you and the property.
Know Before You Go
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
Self parking fee: EUR 16 per day
Rollaway bed fee: EUR 45 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
Valencia airport is a 20-minute drive from the hotel -- a taxi costs from 23€, depending on traffic. Alternatively, take the number 5 metro line to Amistat-Casa de Salud, then a number 47 bus to Tomàs Montañana-Albereda, across the road from the hotel -- this takes just under an hour and costs 5.40€. Valencia's main train station, Estacio del Nord, is a 10-minute drive away (from around 7€ by taxi) or take the number 5 metro line from Xàtiva and continue as for the airport (around 30 minutes). Ferries connect Valencia to Ibiza and Palma de Mallorca, among other destinations -- the port is a 15-minute taxi ride (7€) or walk to the number 5 metro line (see above). If you're driving, hotel parking is available at a cost of 16€ a day.
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You will pay the hotel in the hotel's local currency. The rate displayed (in GBP) is an estimate based on today's currency exchange rate.
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