The colourful and energetic spirit of the area is reflected in the hotel’s unique décor, which fuses a quirky combination of furniture, photography, mosaic flooring, frame ceilings and natural oak wood. This all comes together to help tell the story of the hotel’s character. Credit: Curio Collection by Hilton

BARCELONA and MCLEAN, Va. - Following a restoration, Hotel Alexandra Barcelona, Curio Collection by Hilton - the stylish property in Paseo de Gracia - has reopened as part of the exclusive Curio Collection by Hilton, a global portfolio of more than 40 upper upscale, one-of-a-kind hotels and resorts all celebrated for their individuality.

Perfectly located in the epicenter of the city, Alexandra Barcelona offers unrivalled proximity to some of the city's most iconic attractions including several famous modernist works and buildings, including La Pedrera and Casa Batlló. The lively spirit of the area is reflected in the hotel's unique décor, which fuses a quirky combination of furniture, photography, mosaic flooring, frame ceilings and natural oak wood. This all comes together to help tell the story of the hotel's character.

"We are thrilled to introduce Alexandra Barcelona to the growing Curio Collection, as our first hotel in the city and second property in Spain, joining Gran Hotel Montesol Ibiza" said Mark Nogal, global head, Curio Collection by Hilton. "This remarkable hotel is full of character and makes for an ideal addition to our expanding collection of distinctive hotels and resorts. It also provides travellers, residents and Hilton Honors members with the opportunity to explore and enjoy the amazing sights of Barcelona in a memorable and authentic way."

"As our hotel re-opens as a Curio Collection by Hilton hotel, we are excited to unveil the amazing new areas that have been introduced to our guests. These include an idyllic garden terrace and outdoor swimming pool, creating an urban oasis in the heart of the city." said Carolina Borrell, general manager, Alexandra Barcelona. "Whether guests want to visit us to explore the many unique attractions on our doorstep or to simply spend time enjoying our stylish hotel and delicious dining experience, we cater to every type of traveler."

Hotel Highlights

  • Sophisticated design: The 116 guest rooms and four meeting rooms are contemporary and comfortable spaces, accentuated with natural light and feature the latest technology.
  • Culinary experience: From the Catalan breakfast buffet, to the availability of local products at the delicatessen and the delicious meats at Solomillo restaurant, there is something for everyone when it comes to great tasting food. Guests can enjoy the Solomillo restaurant and charcuterie menu in the garden patio or by the swimming pool.
  • New leisure areas: The introduction of the new 500-square-meter garden terrace, with an outdoor pool, designed in the style of Barcelona's Eixample architecture, allows guests to make the most of the good weather in outside areas that can be hard to find in the city.

Alexandra Barcelona is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 14 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi and the Hilton Honors mobile app.

For more information, or to make a reservation visit www.hotel-alexandra.com or call 00 34 93 467 71 66. The property is managed by Diagonal Hotels. 

Contacts:
Natalie Futter
Hilton - EMEA
+44 (0)207 856 8154
natalie.futter@hilton.com

Emily Montgomery
Curio Collection by Hilton
+1 703 883 5257
emily.montgomery@hilton.com

About Alexandra Barcelona
Alexandra Barcelona Hotel is a boutique and luxury lifestyle hotel in Barcelona, Paseo de Gracia. It has a family character, native, passionate, linked to architecture and always innovative. Alexandra is an alive place. It changes, it breathes. A hotel of unique objects and real stories. Its space is unique, it mixes things and experiences. Alexandra is us, the way we live in the neighborhood. The way we feel around us. Find us on Instagram @Alexandrabarcelonahotel / Twitter @Alexandrahotel / Facebook @Alexandrabarcelonahotel / Pinterest @Alexandrabarcelonahotel

About Curio Collection by Hilton
Curio Collection by Hilton (curiocollection.com) is an upper upscale, global portfolio of more than 50 one-of-a-kind hotels and resorts handpicked for their unique character. Curio Collection properties appeal to travelers seeking unexpected and authentic experiences, and the benefits of Hilton’s award-winning guest loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Read the latest brand and property stories at news.curiocollection.com; discover Curio Collection destinations through the eyes of locals with 48-hour itineraries at citiesbycurio.com; and connect with Curio Collection on facebook.com/curiocollection, instagram.com/curiocollection and twitter.com/curiocollection.

About Hilton
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,300 properties with more than 856,000 rooms, in 105 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.

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