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Born to be in the centre

The chic&basic Born Hotel Boutique is an old palace located in one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the city. Climb the beautiful old palace stairs. Come and play with our chameleon lights, and let yourself be seduced by the hotel, the neighbourhood, and the city.

Hotel in the Barcelona Born

The chic&basic Born is located in the heart of Barcelona's old town, in one of the liveliest areas of the city. Located in a modernist building, our hotel in Barcelona's Born district combines an excellent location with design and a very detailed and personalised customer service model. Let us advise you and you will savour a side of the Barcelona that only the locals know.

From our boutique hotel in Barcelona you can wander the narrow streets of old Barcelona. Let the personality of the Born surround you as you enjoy the best in entertainment, culture and gastronomy.

You are just a stone's throw from the main points of interest, and can walk or cycle to La Barceloneta and the Paseo Marítimo, the Cathedral, Ciutadella Park or the Picasso Museum. Our hotel in Barcelona's Born district has the perfect location for you getaway.

Let's born

chic&basic Born is a unique hotel in the centre of Barcelona. Located in a vibrant area, close to everything but quiet in itself, where you will find many restaurants, exclusive shops of local artists, bars and nightlife.

Ubicación céntrica
Central location Close to tourist attractions and the sea
Recepción 24h
Reception 24 Our reception is open 24 hours a day
Buffet breakfast Open buffet from Monday to Sunday from 07:30 to 11:30
Bar The bar is open from 7:30 to 22:30 every day

Feel your mood

Surround yourself with high crown moulded ceilings and classical floors in a hotel where the corridors are full of mystery and change with the colours of the rooms. Come and discover chic&basic Born, a unique charming hotel in the centre of Barcelona.

The Verdict

Has a star been born?

The album is Born

Discover the details of our rooms, common areas, and secret corners of our boutique hotel in Barcelona in images, right here on the Official Website of chic&basic Born.

Born to be enjoyed

Every trip should have a moment dedicated to relaxation. Make yourself a drink in the 'Helpyourself' corner and put your feet up in our 'Beyourself' chill-out area.

If, on the other hand, you are someone that likes to keep moving, we put the 'Loveyourself' area at your disposal. A gym with everything you need to carry on your workout routine.

The beat of chic

Located in one of the best areas of Barcelona, ​​very close to the Barcelona Zoo and the Gothic quarter. chic&basic Born offers you the possibility of walking to most of the tourist attractions and, at the same time, enjoying the vibrant atmosphere of one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the city.

Hotel boutique in the centre of Barcelona

Perfectly connected with metro, buses, trains, and commuter trains, from our hotel in 'El Born' you can easily walk to most of the tourist sites. We are close to Las Ramblas street, La Barceloneta quarter and the beach, the Sagrada Familia, and many more places of interest. Located in a perfect spot to get to know the Barcelona that everyone falls in love with; a place that reveals an inexplicable and magical past in its streets.


Urban, comfortable, and design atmosphere

In the common areas you will enjoy our 'Beyourself' and 'Helpyourself' spaces. Relax after an intense day of sightseeing listening to music, browse through a book, or have one of the Nespresso coffees, teas, or water that are available for you for free at any time of the day.

We also invite you to indulge yourself in the 'Loveyourself' gym with three workout machines, yoga mats, and a television so you can watch the local news while you exercise.


Ideal rooms for couples

In addition to being very stylish, our design rooms are characterized by a characteristic crystal shower next to the bed and chameleon lights to play with the colours according to your mood.

You can choose between the exterior rooms with a small balcony to enjoy Barcelona's great climate all year round or take advantage of the tranquillity of the interior rooms.

You will see that the corridors, full of charm and mystery, also transform with the colour changes of the rooms, making chic&basic Born a unique boutique hotel in the centre of Barcelona.

Our goal is for you to enjoy your vacation days to the fullest. And for this reason, by booking from our website we offer you other perks such as free cancellation (up to 48 hours before your stay), best price guarantee, and check-in one hour early.

We invite you to check out the following section to stay up to date on all our offers.

Experience the magic and art of Barcelona at Hotel chic&basic Born Boutique.


Experience the coolest culture in our chic&basic hotels. Fashion, art, photography, design, performances, and music. Daring artistic and cultural expressions that stir our interior, invite us to interact and make us feel part of the experience.

Photography lovers should not miss the World Press Photo exhibition in Barcelona, a must for anyone who appreciates art, culture and stories told through powerful images.


chic&basic hosted the second edition of Art Photo Bcn. A hybrid event where, in addition to discovering the latest photography by emerging artists, conferences, workshops, and courses were held for the general and specialised public.


Project led by Silvia Prada. This stirring artist created a series of photographs for our chic&basic Born hotel. For this she chose boys and girls on the street and locked them in a hotel room to "play" while she photographed them. The photographs were taken in the rooms as well as in the restaurant and common areas.

Artes gráficas

At chic&basic we know that a picture is worth a thousand words. That's why we take so much care of our graphics.


Summer is synonym of fun, sun and, of course, music festivals. Check out the best summer festivals in Barcelona, Madrid and Porto.


Welcome to Barcelona, a city brimming with vibrant culture, stunning architecture, and a rich history that's waiting to be explored.


One of the most awaited events of the year for fashion lovers is the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Madrid.


If you are planning to visit Barcelona in September, there is one event you can't miss: the popular festival of La Mercè.


chic&basic converted itself into an exhibition space to give voice to the third edition of the Art Photo BCN festival, an initiative of the Art Deal Project gallery that brings photographic creation to all kinds of audiences. chic&basic became the stage where 20 photographers exhibited and explained their works to a professional jury from the art sector.


chic&basic was awarded the Photolover 2016 distinction, granted by the Photographic Social Vision Foundation.

chic&basic once again stood in the forefront of the Catalan capital’s artistic sector, thanks to the collaboration of its hotels in Barcelona in events such as the World Press Photo and the DOCfield chic&Basic Festival, with a recognition that rewards its efforts to present photography to all audiences, an artistic discipline as beautiful as it is full of possibilities.


chic&basic shows its commitment to the world of images by collaborating with the Documentary Photography and Photojournalism Festival DOCfield>16, an event organised by the Photographic Social Vision foundation.


ROOM ART FAIR is an international and independent fair that brings together the most recent creations of emerging artists from Europe. The 2011 edition was held at chic&basic.



At chic&basic we love music and we want to share it. Every Friday we organised a dj session with DJ WYLD for people to dance, have fun, and enjoy a good beat.


During Barcelona Fashion Week 2015, Sight Management Studio set up a unique space in chic&basic dedicated to the meeting of models and celebrities represented by this great international agency.


Weekend Art is an event where a selection of designers, artists, and fashion designers exhibit and sell their creative work over the course of a weekend.

One of Barcelona's biggest cultural attractions is its music festivals.


Barcelona is a paradise for music lovers, thanks to its diverse offering of concerts throughout the year.


The Spanish capital is renowned for its musical scene, surprising every year with an agenda full of must-attend events. In 2024, Madrid will host prominent international artists and bands at major festivals.

If you are planning to visit Barcelona in the spring, there is one celebration you can't miss: Sant Jordi's Day.


One day, one hotel, 40 designers. Changing Room is where the contemporary, fresh, and cool design of our hotels merges with the creations of 40 national and international designers, who are offered a room to display their work.

Artes gráficas

chic&basic collaborates with Read or Die, a call to the creative community that supports the printed format. A meeting point where you can connect with different agents of creation and find new publications that are emerging in the publishing market.


At chic&basic we enjoy contemporary and urban art. That is why we sponsor the “Fenòmens” series, where hybrid creations take the body as the central point and combine it with movement, technology, music, performance, image, and dance.



The Primavera Sound Barcelona Festival is coming back to the city and once again bringing the musical experience of the year.


Tucked away in the stunning scenery of Porto, you'll find the awesome Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art (Museu Serralves). This is not just your typical museum: from modern art to a magnificent park and a villa full of history, Serralves is the perfect place to lose yourself in.


The Pride 2024 celebrations are just around the corner and the cities of Madrid, Barcelona and Porto are getting ready to have another great party.


Committed to culture and art from Barcelona, chic&basic hotels supports local theatre with the events of ‘Microtasting’ theatre.

Theatrical pieces in a small format, lasting no more than 20 minutes, for guests and citizens of Barcelona. Every Wednesday and Thursday at our hotels in Barcelona. (Note: Season finished).


The Portuguese duo Schmitz Deejays filled our lobby with “groove” and good music. The Schmitz Deejays are a duo formed by Xminder and Giltz in Lisbon. They started with alternative music styles like indie, rock, and funk. Their career has led them to experiment and evolve in the creation of electronic music, minimal, techno, house, breakbeat and many more styles.

Barcelona, famous for its vibrant culture, delectable cuisine, and stunning architecture, is also home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean.

Yes, our guests can enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet from Monday to Sunday from 07:30 to 12:00.
The check-in time for guests is from 15:00 on and the check-out time is until 12:00. If you book here on our official website you can check-in one hour early.
The hotel offers 5 different room types: Single Room, Deluxe Small Double Room, Deluxe Room with balcony, Superior Room with terrace and Triple Room.
The nearest airport is Barcelona-El Prat Airport. You can get to the hotel by taxi (25min), by bus (50min), or by train (50min).