With a unique style, Retrome hotel is located in a historical building in the Eixample district of Barcelona (Spain), a vibrant and beautiful city, with a Mediterranean soul and a Spanish heart. The hotel is 5 minutes away from the elegant Passeo De Gracia, historic monuments, restaurants and nightlife.
Maintaining the original architecture of the building, the boutique hotel was renovated and opened in 2012 by Moti Erdeapel and his business partner Oren Zohar. Transformed in a small and confortable eco-friendly accommodation, Retrome has a retro vintage style and a unique atmosphere. It is decorated with objects and iconic furnishings restored from second-hand warehouses, gorgeous mosaic floors, hand painted glass tiles and colourful fabrics.
Each of the 15 guestrooms have a terrace, a balcony or a French window, all room are spacious, full of natural light. The suites have a living area with a sofa, a private balcony facing the internal garden and the apartment suite has a living room with a sofa bed, a fully equipped kitchen and a big terrace with a sitting area.
Art exhibitions of local artists are often shown inside the lounge and reading areas of the hotel. Guests can enjoy a glass of Cava or fresh drinks at the coffee bar with a vintage Espresso machine and a curved red fridge. Every morning breakfast (7 euro per person) is available at the family run local café downstairs, with a traditional Spanish menu.
The team of the hotel organizes city tours, wine tasting and gives touristic and cultural suggestions on their blog.
Info: http://www.retrome.net/barcelona/ – Room price: double room from 75 euro, incl. Wi-Fi – Services: airport transfer
Photo Credit: ©Retrome Boutique Vintage Design Hotels