Best Barcelona hotels near cruise ship port Moll Adossat 2023

Hotels near Barcelona cruise terminals

Updated October 2023 

Welcome to our Barcelona cruise hotel guide to help you find good value hotels near Moll Adossat cruise dock - scroll down this page for maps - and hotels near other Barcelona cruise ship piers and docks. 

This webpage is about Barcelona hotels near cruise ships but you might also be interested in our Barcelona cruise ship guide and our Barcelona airport guide

Barcelona's cruise ships all dock in Barcelona port which is on the city coastline.

Barcelona cruise port has 8 cruise ship terminals located on 4 piers in the port area of Barcelona.

Moll Adossat is the biggest cruise ship pier where the biggest cruise ships dock in Barcelona.

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Use the Barcelona cruise ship map below to see where the main cruise ship terminals on Moll Adossat are located.

Scroll further down the page to our hotel map, where you can find the good Barcelona hotels near cruise ships and our tips for hotels close to the Moll Adossat in Barcelona

Most cruise passengers choose to stay at Barcelona hotels that are 20 to 30 minutes to the cruise docks by taxi or private transfer.

Many hotels in Barcelona offer an airport shuttle but few offer a cruise shuttle service. We think it's easier to order a taxi or book a private transfer. Check taxi prices here. (Uber does not operate in Barcelona by the way)
Map Barcelona cruise ship dock Moll Adossat pier

Most of the big cruise ships in Barcelona dock will dock at one of the 4 terminals A, B, C,  D and E on the Moll Adossat dock in Barcelona harbor port which you can see marked on the cruise hotel map below.

Moll Adossat is very close to Barcelona city center but not really within walking distance. See map

There are many excellent hotels which are a 15 minutes Barcelona taxi ride from the cruise ships at pier Moll Adossat, or by private cruise transfer.

You can book Barcelona hotels safely by following the hotel links shown on the map below.

There are no added commissions for booking via our webpage and you will be happy to know that the hotel price is the same as the hotel's own prices.

The cruise ship terminals in Barcelona are all within 30 minutes from most hotel locations in the center of Barcelona

This means that as a cruise ship passenger in Barcelona, you can choose from many popular hotels in the center of the city.

We recommend also that you visit our 2023 Guide to where to stay in Barcelona to get an idea of how the city is laid out.
You might also like our guide to the new popular Barcelona hotels.

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For convenience many Barcelona cruise ship passengers prefer to stay in hotels near the Barcelona cruise ship port area which is also close to the medieval city center of Barcelona.

On the map below you can see a selection of the best reviewed hotels in Barcelona in the medium to expensive price range that are within a 15-20 minute radius by taxi cab to and from the Barcelona cruise ship terminals

Red tags are Barcelona cruise ship terminals, A, B, C, D, E, S, N, & M

Blue tags H1-H5 are 1 to 5 star hotels. Click for hotel info

FULLSCREEN map hotels Barcelona cruise ships

Tips for popular hotels near Barcelona cruise ships

Hotel Catalonia Port

★★★★ 4 star hotel.
Rated EXCELLENT in 2023 by guest reviews. Close to cruise ships. Facilities include gym, sun terrace with small seasonal pool and Free Wi-Fi. Has facilities for disabled guests 
BOOK Catalonia Port 

Andante Hotel

★★★ 3 star hotel 
Rated EXCELLENT in 2023 by reviews. 10 minutes by taxi to cruise ship terminals in Barcelona. 5 minutes walk to Las Ramblas. Modern air-conditioned rooms with wood floors, a laptop safe, flat TV, bathroom with full-length mirror. Facilities include Free WiFi, buffet breakfast, self-service area, terrace and gym.
BOOK Andante hotel

The Serras Hotel

★★★★★ 5 star hotel 
Rated EXCEPTIONAL in 2023 by guest reviews. Sublime design, spacious rooms with balconies, harbour views and a short stroll from many historic sights. Master Catalan Chef Marc Gascons. Hotel is on site of Pablo Picasso’s first studio.
BOOK The Serras 

H10 Port Vell

★★★★ 4 star hotel
Rated EXCELLENT in 2023 by guest reviews. Only 220 metres from Port Vell marina. Air-conditioned rooms with 42-inch flat- TV, minibar and Nespresso coffee machine. Facilities include rooftop chill-out terrace and pool. 10 minutes by taxi to all Barcelona cruise ships and Moll Adossat.
BOOK H10 Port Vell 

2023 hotel tips

A top tip is Seventy Barcelona, a new 4 star hotel in Barcelona - rated Wonderful in 2023 by reviews -  which opened in late 2019 on street Carrer Còrsega, 344 centrally located near fashionable shopping street Passeig de Gràcia in the heart of modernist Eixample area of Barcelona, Spain.  Seventy Barcelona welcomes guests with a blend of guest house charm combined with the amenities of a top class hotel. Features include spectacular reception area with floor-to-ceiling windows, rooftop pool and sun terrace, business event rooms and an in-house spa and a high quality restaurant

Another top tip for 2023 is 3 star Hotel Chi - rated EXCELLENT in 2023 by guest reviews. It's quite a new hotel near Plaza Espanya near Rocafort metro stop, so well communicated for center and for cruise ships. Chi has modern air-conditioned rooms, swimming pool, Free WiFi all areas and more. 

Getting to cruise ships

There are no direct bus or train shuttle service to cruise ships from city center or from the airport.

Taxis or private transfers are best option for connections from airport, train stations or city center to cruise ships.

If you are near the port area then there is a there is a public cruisebus shuttle service that runs from the Columbus monument at the port end of the walking street called La Rambla to the Moll Adossat pier.

This service goes to the four main cruise ship terminals located on Moll Adossat, but this cruisebus port bus is mostly practical for transfers, if your hotel is within walking distance of the cruisebus port bus stop.

If you are in a hotel or apartment that is a little further awayfrom the port bus - then you might as well take a taxi all the way to your cruise ship.

To find out how to get from Barcelona city center to cruise ship port - or how to get from Barcelona airport to Barcelona cruise ship port please visit our Barcelona cruise ship guide

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There are plans to expand Terminal D on Moll Adossat with a new Terminal E on for cruise ships with 4500 passengers, which hopes to be operational in a few years

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Last Updated on Thursday, 02 November 2023 15:29

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