Hotel Claris is a traditional 5-star property offering stylish accommodation in the heart of Barcelona. Highlights include fine onsite dining, a rooftop swimming pool, modern fitness centre and an excellent location close to Passeig de Gracia. L'Eixample was constructed in the late 19th-century and features a strict grid pattern with many wide streets, open spaces and beautiful Modernista architecture. Nearby places of interest include Antoni Gaudi's Casa Mila and the incomplete Sagrada Familia basilica (both UNESCO World Heritage Sites), Illa de la Discordia and Placa de Catalunya. Passeig de Gracia metro station is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Barcelona destinations. The hotel is housed in a mid-rise corner property featuring classic design (decorative stonework and balconies) on the lower floors and sleek glass panelling on the top two floors. The interiors boast a large collection of historic artefacts and sculptures, including a permanent exhibition of Ancient Egyptian funerary objects. Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, modern fitness centre and sauna. Chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Superior rooms are 18sqm and decorated in a luxurious, modern style with thick carpets, original artwork and contemporary furniture design. Amenities include air-conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV, mini-bar, stereo and safe. The en-suite bathrooms feature a bathtub with integrated shower and complimentary toiletries. The elegant Claris Restaurant serves fine Spanish dishes, whilst the top-floor La Terraza del Claris offers international cuisine, stunning city views and live music. East 47 Cocktail and Tapas Bar provides guests with exquisite cocktails, light meals and stylish Pop Art decor. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. The hotel provides 24-hour reception and room service. Chargeable parking is possible onsite.