The area around Camp Nou is a popular place to find a hotel, as this is one of the top five tourist attractions in the city. Barcelona’s football team is one of the most famous in the world, with its star Messi winning every ‘best player’ award going and other high profile stars playing for the World Cup winning national side. Camp Nou opened on 24th September 1957 and quickly became a favourite destination, not only with fans of Barcelona. Besides witnessing the famous pitch on which Barcelona play their home matches, visitors have the chance to browse the football museum, which showcases over 100 years of sports history.
If you’re visiting Barcelona on business and want to stay near Camp Nou, a hotel that can suit your needs is Catalonia Rigoletto Barcelona. This modern four star hotel is also situated close to the Barcelona’s financial district and has an impressive provision of facilities for business guests.
A visit to Camp Nou gives you the opportunity to take part in one of the many guided tours of the stadium. This begins with a trip to the dressing rooms, and then continues out to stand close to the pitch. You’ll be able to walk through the tunnel and even have a chance at sitting on the players’ bench as if you were a real Barcelona player. You can also stop by the locker rooms where the players prepare for their matches, the celebrity VIP lounge, the press conference room, or the chapel.
If Barcelona’s football stadium is an irresistible draw of the city, you may be looking for the best hotels near Camp Nou. Hotel Madanis is a modern four star hotel with convenient public transport connections to the rest of the city centre and beyond. If your budget isn’t quite large enough to accommodate a four star hotel, there are still great options available to you. NH Rallye Hotel is a mid-range three star hotel with views over Camp Nou itself – which some would consider well worth their weight in gold.