Destination guide

Why people love visiting artsy Eixample

Take a vacation to Eixample and enjoy the area's architecture, art galleries and cathedral. This city's shopping, monuments and restaurants draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Casa Batllo and Sagrada Familia. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Eixample

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Eixample a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rambla del Raval (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • La Rambla (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Carrer Montcada (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Barcelona Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Jardines del Principe de Girona (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Bubbleparc (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Eixample

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Eixample. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Park Guell (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Montjuic (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Barceloneta Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Mar Bella Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Jardines de la Torre de les Aigues (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Umbracle (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)

Traveling to and around Eixample

Fly into Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.6 mi (12.3 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Barcelona Paseo de Gracia Station, Plaça de Catalunya Station and Barcelona Placa de Catalunya Station are the main stations in the area. It's easy to get around Eixample by catching a ride on the metro at Passeig de Gracia Station, Diagonal Station or Universitat Station.

Where to stay around Eixample?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,390 holiday lettings near Eixample. From 2,335 Condos/Apartments to 32 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Eixample is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Eixample?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Eixample:

  • Dreta de l'Eixample: 2,218 holiday homes
  • Sant Gervasi - Galvany: 979 holiday homes
  • Fort Pienc: 1,104 holiday homes
  • L'Esquerra de l'Eixample: 1,084 holiday homes
  • Vila de Gràcia: 1,305 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Eixample?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Eixample. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • El Quatre Barcelona: 4,281 holiday lettings
  • Teatre Coliseum: 4,280 holiday lettings
  • Barcelona Arc de Triomf Station: 4,277 holiday lettings
  • Casa Golferichs: 4,378 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Catalan Modernism: 4,343 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Eixample listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Eixample?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,335 Condos/Apartments in Eixample. Our other popular types of Eixample holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 2,316 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Eixample?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 75 holiday homes with pool available in Eixample. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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