Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty El Raval

Come and experience El Raval and its architecture, art galleries and museums. Revered for its shopping, restaurants and theatres, this city is both romantic and welcoming. Palau de la Musica Catalana and Casa Batllo are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around El Raval

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that El Raval has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rambla del Raval (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • La Rambla (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Bubbleparc (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Barcelona Aquarium (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Carrer Montcada (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Barcelona Zoo (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in El Raval

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, El Raval is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Montjuic (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Barceloneta Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Mar Bella Beach (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Park Guell (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Mossen Costa i Llobera Gardens (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Placa de la Sardana (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around El Raval

Fly into Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from the city centre.

You can see more of El Raval by catching a ride on the metro at Parc de Montjuic Station, Paral-lel Station or Drassanes Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around El Raval?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,096 holiday lettings around El Raval. From 1,055 flats & apartments to 27 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to El Raval?

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 El Raval:

  • Ciutat Vella: 1,541 holiday homes
  • Sant Marti: 3,035 holiday homes
  • Sants-Montjuïc: 2,214 holiday homes
  • L'Antiga Esquerra de l'Eixample: 2,631 holiday homes
  • Sarrià-Sant Gervasi: 419 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 El Raval? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in El Raval. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Barcelona City Council: 3,667 holiday lettings
  • Francesc Macia Plaza: 4,328 holiday lettings
  • Las Ramblas: 4,300 holiday lettings
  • Palau Sant Jordi: 4,402 holiday lettings
  • Plaça de Catalunya: 4,306 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around El Raval listed on 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 Flats in El Raval?

Yes, of course. offers 1,055 Flats in El Raval. Our other popular types of El Raval holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 1,045 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 2 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 El Raval?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 46 holiday homes with pool available in El Raval. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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