A hostel with a strategic location in Barcelona

Fully renovated in 2011, the Hostal Nuevo Colón is situated in the old quarter of Barcelona, in the mythical Barrio del Born.

Its location is perfect for visiting the city, as it is right next to the famous Parque de la Ciutadella, and at close proximity to the beaches, the Picasso Museum, the Ramblas and the Gothic District.

It also enjoys excellent transport links with El Prat Airport, as it is situated opposite the Estación de Francia train station, which operates a service to the airport every 20 minutes.

The closest metro stop is Barceloneta (Line 4), situated 300 metres away.

The exact address of the Hostal Nuevo Colón in Barcelona is Avenida Marqués de Argentera, 19, Piso 1º.

Distances from the hostel:

  • Parque de la Ciutadella park: 30 metres
  • Picasso Museum: 500 metres
  • Gothic Quarter: 750 metres
  • Cathedral: 750 metres
  • The Ramblas: 1000 metres
  • Maremagnum: 800 metres
  • Barceloneta Beach: 1300 metres
  • Barcelona Airport (El Prat): 18.4 km

Nearby public transport stops:

  • Bus stop (lines 14, 39, 51, 57, 59 and 157): 20 metres away
  • Estación de Francia (train station): 20 metres away
  • Barceloneta metro station (L4): 300 metres away
  • Estación del Norte (bus station): 1400 metres, 15 minutes’ walk

How to get there from the Airport by public transport:

  • By Train:

    Leaves every 10 minutes from the terminal and takes about 35 minutes. This is the fastest and most direct mode of transport.

    You need to stop at the last station called Estación de Francia train station. Our hostel is just opposite the station (1 minute’s walk).

  • By Taxi:

    There is a rank outside the airport arrivals door. The journey to the hostel costs approximately €20-25. It takes 15-20 minutes.

  • By Bus:

    The Bus from the airport leaves from the terminals every 15 minutes. It is quick and comfortable, with room for luggage. It takes 20-25 minutes. The price is €3.50 per person.

    You have to get off at the final destination (Plaza Catalunya) and take bus number 14 to the stop Parque de la Ciutadella. Our hostel is next to the stop for bus number 14.

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