The H10 MontCada is a 9-story modern boutique hotel with a classic façade located in Barcelona's Old Town, less than 1,000 feet (250 meters) from the sea and one-third of a mile (500 meters) from Santa Maria del Mar Cathedral and the Picasso museum. Ciutadella Park, 0.6 miles (1 kilometer) away, is a peaceful green space that provides respite from the busy streets of the Catalan capital. Bicycles and rowing boats can be hired in the park, which also houses Barcelona Zoo and the Museum of Modern Art. Barcelona International Airport is a 20-minute drive away.
The 9th-floor terrace at H10 MontCada offers a sunbathing area and spa tub with views across Barcelona, including Montjuic Hill, Gaudí's famed Sagrada Familia cathedral, and the labyrinthine Gothic Quarter. Cardiovascular equipment and free weights are provided in the small fitness center, which also overlooks the city. Guests can relax in the sauna, or with a body scrub, facial, or massage in the spa, Despacio Beauty Center, which specializes in thalassotherapy and aromatherapy treatments. The lobby bar offers complimentary newspapers and a selection of drinks, and is characterized by ornate iron window bars, chrome-framed dark wood tables, sofas with large cushions, and modern art prints.
Guests visiting on business can make use of secretarial services, complimentary Internet access, and a meeting room equipped with audio-visual equipment that can accommodate meetings or banquets of up to 40 people. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can advise on local sights and attractions and exchange currency.
Hardwood floors, white walls, and large windows define H10 MontCada's 79 guestrooms, all of which are equipped with iHome® docking stations and satellite TVs with premium channels. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access is available. Marble bathrooms include showers or bathtubs, and complimentary toiletries. Bathrobes and slippers are provided. Each room has a Nespresso® machine and a minibar. A kettle can be requested, and a complimentary bottle of water is included.