The Praktik Vinoteca is a stunning hotel in the centre of Barcelona, dedicated to the world of wine. From the moment you arrive, you will be welcomed with a glass to enjoy, while you contemplate over 900 bottles on show in our reception area. During your stay, you will have the opportunity to meet our expert sommelier, sample numerous different types of wines from the vast array on offer, order your favourite bottles which we will have shipped back home for you, or even request a private wine-tasting session.
Praktik Vinoteca enjoys a prime location in Calle Balmes 51, the heart of the elegant Eixample area where the majority of modernista and art nouveau monuments are located, which have made Barcelona one of the most important cities for art, fashion and design. Immersed in historic buildings, shops and restaurants, the hotel is just a 6-minute walk from the Paseo de Gracia metro station and Casa Batlló and a 10-minute walk from Gaudí's La Pedrera. The Sagrada Familia and the beach at Barceloneta are 3 stops away on the metro.
Thanks to the most advanced technology, Catalonia has become wine destination of excellence; it is the region with the most important winegrowing tradition in Spain (25% of total production), 70,000 hectares of vineyards, 12 designations of origin, boasting quality, well-catered for tourism based on the exquisite world of wine. The fusion of modernity and tradition have given Catalan wines world-renowned recognition, and the cosmopolitan and vibrant city of Barcelona currently offers wine-lovers some of the very best wineries in the world.
The hotel design and interior decor is the work of Lázaro Rosa-Violán, a prestigious, highly recognized interior designer, signature of some of the most fashionable restaurants, stores, and hotels in the world.