Surprise your partner with a trip to Barcelona for St Valentine's

Surprise your partner with a trip to Barcelona for St Valentine's

If you want to have an excuse to visit Barcelona, here it is: St Valentine! Next February 14 it will be a fantastic Saturday. Already have plans? It can be a very good idea to take advantage of the...

Claudio is one of our recepcionists and he introduces himself

Claudio is one of our recepcionists and he introduces himself

Hello, my name is Claudio Fernando Toro, born in Atacama, Chile. It is in the Tropic of Capricorn, in the southern hemisphere. I am a receptionist and I cover several shifts during the week. At...

Mobile World Congress #MWC15 Barcelona 2015

Mobile World Congress #MWC15 Barcelona 2015

Hostal Mare Nostrum wants to inform you about the next edition of the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. From March 2nd until 5th, the biggest world congress. Since last year, Mobile...

Your best wishes for 2015

Your best wishes for 2015

On December 20 we put the Christmas tree in the lobby of Hostal Mare Nostrum and provide our customers with little cards to write and then hung from the tree its best wishes for 2015. You had...

Who are the Three Wise Men?

Who are the Three Wise Men?

The story goes that the Three Wise Men were three kings following a star to Bethlehem from Babylon (or Persia, depending on the version), to bring some present to Jesus: frankincense, myrrh and gold....

Traditions: The twelve grapes of luck

Traditions: The twelve grapes of luck

If this is the first year you spend New Years' Eve in Barcelona, surely you have not heard yet of a tradition of our country: eating 12 grapes with the last 12 seconds of the year, on December...

Making Of - Xmas at Hostal Mare Nostrum

Making Of - Xmas at Hostal Mare Nostrum

We know that Christmas are usually spent at home, surrounded by all the family, but we also know that some people take the opportunity to travel, and many of you have chosen our hotel to spend these...

Christmas in Las Ramblas

Christmas in Las Ramblas

This Friday, December 19th, from 19pm at the Palau de la Virreina will be a concert of Christmas songs to start the Christmas season with good music. Then, from 19:30, there will be a free hot...

New Year's Eve in Barcelona

New Year's Eve in Barcelona

Some believe New Year's Eve is a magical night when anything can happen, a chance to start over with the flip of a calendar change and new luck. Others look at it as an excuse to throw the...

The 37th Edition of Zurich Marató of Barcelona 2015

The 37th Edition of Zurich Marató of Barcelona 2015

Hostal Mare Nostrum wants to announce today that on Sunday March 15, 2015 at 08.30 it will start in Barcelona the Zurich 37th edition of the Barcelona Marathon, and it will give a turn around the...