Fly to Barcelona from Dublin, London or Manchester for as little as £36 / €48 return with Ibera, Easyjet or Ryanair from February to May. Barcelona is an amazing metropolitan city, with so many exciting activities, cultural delights and a fiery night scene, stunning architecture and the ambition to have the best city beach’s in the world, with easy free access, including racy nude beaches, check out our guide to Barcelona below and hotel deals… Book your flight on Budget Air, as always cheap seats are limited.
Barcelona’s Clubbing scene is an electro music megalith of underground venues, with BeCool and in-the-know venue sporting a revolving dancefloor, always entertaining when people, head spinning, meet with floors spinning. BeCool Plaça Joan Llongueras 5. Arguably the best night out is to be had at Mac Arena Mar Beach Club, a free open sky venue hosted on the beach every summer, with top-name DJs and a Balearic feel of Spain’s party islands in the city. Moog is based in the city center and known worldwide, getting into this tiny club guarantees a great night out. Moog Carrer Arc del Teatre 3. Razzmatazz is a huge club, popular with tourists with 5 rooms there is plenty of space to get lost and find somebody new, house and techno are the music of choice, Razzmatazz Carrer Almogàvers 122. City Hall represents local DJs and has been entertaining the crowd for a long time, its city center location makes it easy to get to, City Hall Rambla Catalunya 4.
Clubbing Hotels are available to suit all budgets and within easy reach of the nightlife. Buba House Hostel offers excellent rated crash pads for party goers for 17 euros per person sharing on Venere.com the 4 stars Hilton Alexandra for €50 per person sharing on eBookers.com or the Exceptionally highly rated Suites Avenue serviced apartments at €110 per night on eBookers. Remember to click the links and use the discount codes to activate your exclusive discount. eBookers WINTER10EBK Venere 10JAN15 10% Off.
Barcelona has some excellent beaches, most are normal beaches, with excellent city links, sunbeds, children play parks, lifeguards, food and drink facilities, changing rooms, disabled access, and showers. But some, are nudist beaches. One naturalist beach is located on Mar Bella Beach, accessible from Poblenou metro stop, yellow line L4, by bike on the cycle path or by bus. It is a clothing-optional beach with a designated section, this beach is overlooked by the towering 5 stars W Hotel, with excellent reviews you are sure to have a great stay, each room has a view over the beach and out to sea. Book the W hotel on Venere and use discount code 10JAN15 to save an extra 10%.
Barcelona is famous for Antoni Gaudi’s architecture, with the Sagrada Familia the cities world-renowned symbol, construction started in 1882 and it is still under construction now, Gaudi was killed in 1926, his body went unclaimed for a week after being mistaken for a homeless person due to his appearance, Gaudi was an eccentric genius and the Sagrada Familia his masterpiece. You can easily reach the cathedral on Metro: L2 and L5 Sagrada Familia Stop (you can’t miss it) or Bus: 19, 3, 34, 43, 44, 50, 51, B20, B24 Take a look at how the Sagrada Familia will look when it is finally finished in 2026 after a €25,000,000 a year construction cost.
Great 5 star hotels can be booked for as little as €70 a night for a double room on Venere using discount Code 10JAN15. Including the brilliant Melia Sarria and Eurostars BCN. 4 star hotels start at just €40 a night on Expedia, there are not many metropolitan cities where you can get a solid 4-star hotel for 20 euro a night per person! That’s just £15 each!
Terravision offers a great cheap coach transfer from the airport to your hotel and they also have a special offer on the city-wide hop on hop off bus tour, covering all the main sights and attractions of Barcelona.
If you like to be organized and avoid being ripped off at the airport you can buy your Foreign Money Commission Free online, in Spain you will need the Euro. Cheap trip cover from Flexicover automatically includes over 120 sports, Its best to go well covered so you can enjoy the great water sports available in Barcelona. If you need new luggage Samsonite bags can be purchased online from the official store.