Barcelona: City of Rooftop Pools

Barcelona: City of Rooftop Pools

Barcelona, the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, is known for its art, architecture, and Mediterranean coastline. The fantastical Sagrada Família church and other modernist landmarks designed by Antoni Gaudí dot the city. Museu Picasso and Fundació Joan Miró feature modern art by their namesakes. City history museum MUHBA, includes several Roman archaeological sites.  Most of Barcelona's luxurious hotels feature stunning rooftop pools.

Mandarin Oriental Barcelona pool

Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona

Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona is an exclusive hotel located on Passeig de Gràcia, the most exclusive shopping boulevard in the heart of the city and home to historical modernist sights and Gaudi's architectural gems. All the unique rooms and suites offer an exquisite interior design by Patricia Urquiola while The Spa, is a sanctuary where guests find relaxation and harmony. Carme Ruscalleda, one of the most awarded female Chefs in the world and best ambassador of Catalan gastronomy oversees the culinary operations at Moments restaurant. Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona is a true gastronomic destination that is a luxurious meeting place for both guests and residents of the city.

Almanac Barcelona pool

Almanac Barcelona

The 5-star boutique hotel Almanac Barcelona captures the golden glow of the city’s story in every possible sense, featuring a luxurious yet relaxed atmosphere in the midst of all of Barcelona's best destinations. Just a few steps from Passeig de Gràcia in the Eixample neighborhood.

Gran Hotel La Florida pool

Gran Hotel La Florida

Gran Hotel La Florida's pool isn't technically rooftop, but this hotel is high up in the hills overlooking the city, so the feeling is the same as a rooftop pool  Thanks to its privileged location on Tibidabo’s Hill, the Gran Hotel La Florida is regarded as one of the top luxury urban resorts in the city. The ideal choice for those who wish to enjoy all Barcelona has to offer in a unique setting, the hotel provides guests with the opportunity to live a Mediterranean lifestyle in which luxury, history, and design blend together seamlessly. Its fantastic location doesn’t just offer a wonderful view but also an oasis of peace and quiet above the hustle and bustle of the city. With 2,700-square-feet of space, Spa by L’Occitane is the perfect place to relax. The 5,400-square-foot Zone Spa is unique in Barcelona in terms of both its views of the city and its outstanding facilities, the highlight of which is the 120-foot indoor-outdoor stainless-steel swimming pool (heated in winter).

Grand Hotel Central pool

Grand Hotel Central

Located at a unique emplacement, The Grand Hotel Central combines history with a fresh and contemporary aesthetic. Offering a new interpretation of luxury, in a five-star boutique hotel. Glimpses of the past arise at every corner showcasing Barcelona's rich history. Placed at the heart of the Gothic quarter, it provides a quiet and peaceful space to encounter calmness in the middle of centric Barcelona. Surrounded by walking areas to uncover the secrets beyond the Roman wall on Via Laietana or the narrow labyrinthine streets of El Born. Walking distance from the port as well as the luxury shopping area Passeig de Gracia, is a crossing intersection of interests and activities, as well as captivating sightseeing. On the 8th floor of the hotel, The Skybar becomes a space to relax, enjoy healthy and fresh food, indulge in gourmet tapas, and sip on signature cocktails. An astonishing infinite pool is carefully placed at the center of the panoramic view the rooftop provides.

Hotel Arts Barcelona pool

Hotel Arts Barcelona

The luxury Mediterranean lifestyle, where city meets sea. Supremely positioned and towering 44 floors above the sea, the 5-star urban resort is a striking tower of blue glass and steel with beautifully designed accommodations, a two Michelin-star restaurant and outstanding facilities, including a rooftop spa, two outdoor pools that overlook the sea and lush gardens.

InterContinental Barcelona pool

InterContinental Barcelona

InterContinental Barcelona is the perfect base for enjoying all the culture the city offers. Elegant interiors and sophisticated design details matched with unparalleled hospitality. Nestled in the heart of Montjuic, we are the closest hotel to the stadium. Easily connected to the airport and walking distance to city center. Enjoy a drink in our signature bar Gebre, dine at our exclusive Quirat restaurant or take in the magnificent views from our 173 Rooftop Terrace.

Kimpton Vividora

Kimpton Vividora

A boutique hotel in Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter. Not just in Barcelona’s famed Gothic Quarter, but of it, Kimpton Vividora Hotel fuses a sense of contemporary luxury with the dynamic culture and artistic spirit of this storied City Center neighborhood. A relaxing escape and vibrant hub for locals and discerning travelers alike, our boutique hotel is a home away from home for those seeking to experience Barcelona as insiders. The architecture and design of the spaces accentuate our historic surroundings while plush modern comforts, superlative service and standout amenities can be discovered around every corner. Step outside our doors and the city’s exciting attractions and hidden gems are just a stone’s throw away, waiting to be explored.

Majestic Hotel and Spa Barcelona pool

Majestic Hotel and Spa Barcelona

5 Star Grand Luxury Hotel in Barcelona. The Majestic, a symbol of hotel excellence in the heart of the Paseo de Gracia. The Majestic Hotel & Spa Barcelona has been a symbol of 5-star luxury hotel excellence since 1918. Located on the exclusive Paseo de Gracia, it offers a timeless setting that is ideal for visiting the nearby Gaudi buildings and the most prestigious fashion stores, along with easy access to Barcelona's financial and business districts.

ME Barcelona Hotel

ME Barcelona Hotel

The most avant-garde, ground-breaking and cultural Barcelona. A genuine cultural epicentre, bringing together the best art, design, fashion and music. With a prime location in Barcelona alongside the Passeig de Gràcia, this hotel is a source of inspiration and creativity for everyone who visits. A cosmopolitan space offering an authentic, personalised and immersive experience that makes you feel part of the city lifestyle.

Ohla Barcelona pool

OHLA Barcelona Hotel

A lift will take you up to the eighth floor, where you’ll find one of the city’s hidden treasures: the rooftop terrace. This spot is much loved by locals and visitors alike, looking out at the Barcelona Cathedral and with an excellent 180º panoramic view of the lower part of the city. The space centers on a 13-metre-long pool, with glass walls, where you can find respite from the warm summer days. The rooftop of Ohla Barcelona is listed among the best rooftop bars in Barcelona for The Rooftop Guide, the world’s leading website and social media about rooftop bars.

The One Barcelona pool

The One Barcelona

The One Barcelona is the 5* Grand Luxury Hotel located in Barcelona’s most exclusive and central area, a block away from Gaudí’s La Pedrera (Casa Milà) and the elegant Passeig de Gràcia, where you can enjoy the most authentic Barcelona experience: local cuisine, luxury boutiques and impressive architectural heritage on your doorstep.

W Barcelona pool

W Barcelona

Designed by world-renowned architect Ricardo Bofill, W Barcelona sets the scene for a spectacular stay. W Barcelona is a luxury hotel offering a combination of luxury and comfort in each of its 473 fabulous guestrooms and suites. This 5-star hotel is located on the beachfront along the famous Barceloneta Boardwalk. Each guest room and suite provide panoramic views over the Mediterranean Sea and the city of Barcelona.