Did You Know: Vueling Moreover Provides Its Title To A Spanish Aviation-Themed Lodge

Whereas many people have heard of and flown with Spanish low-cost supplier Vueling, have you learnt there’s a Vueling-themed lodge in Barcelona? In 2012 the Worldwide Airways Group (IAG)-owned airline partnered with Catalonia Resorts to create a collection of motels.

Image: Lodge Catalonia Gran By BCN

The first lodge opened in Vueling’s residence metropolis of Barcelona in 2013 and choices 63 rooms designed throughout the cities that Vueling flies to.

Often known as the “Lodge Catalonia Gran By BCN,” the lodge simply isn’t at Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) nevertheless throughout the modern Eixample neighborhood of Barcelona, an area full of cafés and upmarket buying that’s in fashion with millennials.



Speaking of buying, Eixample is the place you’ll discover the city’s Passeig de Gràcia, a street full of designer mannequin retailers equal to Channel, Luis Vuitton, Gucci, and Stella Mc Cartney. Throughout the Eixample neighborhood, you’ll discover Michelin-star consuming locations offering one of the best Spanish dishes and eateries offering worldwide delicacies from Thailand, India, and Mexico.

The Catalonia Gran By BCN lodge is an ideal spot for exploring Barcelona, with metro and bus stops on its doorstep. Moreover it’s useful for vacationers who should get to and from Barcelona-El Prat Airport, as a result of the T1 and T2 buses have a stop correct subsequent to the lodge. From the lodge, it’s attainable to walk to the outdated Gothic quarter of the city along with the Plaza Cataluña and the well-known pedestrian Las Ramblas thoroughfare.

Image: Lodge Catalonia Gran By BCN

Primarily based on critiques on Reserving.com, 1,494 firm cost the 4-star Catalonia Gran By BCN as great, giving the power an 8.7 out of a attainable ten elements.

Choices on the Lodge Catalonia Gran By BCN


Open from 13:00 until 23:00, the lodge’s Gastrobar affords firm a lot of primary Spanish tapas accompanied by a glass of wine or your favorite cocktail. Moreover, in case you’re a sports activities actions fan, the bar has you coated broadcasting La Liga and excessive European soccer matches.

Facilities on the Lodge Catalonia Gran By BCN:

  • 24-hour reception desk
  • Concierge service
  • All air-conditioned ensuite rooms
  • Public parking shut by for 22 euros per day
  • Free WiFi in all areas of the lodge
  • Restaurant, snack bar, bar, room service
  • Exterior swimming pool
  • Photo voltaic terrace
  • Gymnasium

About Vueling

Primarily based on February 10, 2004, Vueling is a Spanish low-cost airline based at Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN). Starting life with merely two Airbus A320 aircraft, the fledgling airline flew from Barcelona to the subsequent airports:

  • Brussels Airport (BRU)
  • Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)
  • Ibiza Airport (IBZ)
  • Palma de Mallorca Airport (PMI)

On July 15, 2009, Vueling merged with rival Spanish low-cost supplier Clickair to lower costs and become additional aggressive. After deciding to perform under the Vueling mannequin, all of Clickair’s aircraft had been painted in Vueling’s white and yellow livery. After the merger, Vueling grew to turn into the second largest Spanish airline after Iberia, carrying over eight million passengers yearly to 50 places.

On April 23, 2013, Vueling was bought by the Worldwide Airways Group (IAG), which already owned Aer Lingus, British Airways, and Iberia. IAG CEO Willies Walsh launched then that Vueling would proceed to perform as a stand-alone airline and by no means be merged into Iberia.

In the meanwhile Vueling operates an all-Airbus fleet of 123 aircraft with a imply age of 9.3 years.

Sources: planespotters.internet