TIES 2012

III European Conference on Information Technology in Education and Society:
A Critical Insight
Barcelona, February 1st – 3rd, 2012


Information on Barcelona

You can find extensive information about Barcelona, including its public transport network and its network of hotels at the website of the City Council.


Hotels Category Double Room
for single use
Double Room
Hotal Husa Oriente 3* 97€ 104€
Hotal Turín 3* 102€ 114€
Hotal Jazz 4* 108€ 124,20€
Hotal Catalonia Ramblas 4* 118€ 128€
Hotal Duc de la Victòria 4* 132€ 143€

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Hotel Husa Oriente

The Husa Oriente is a 19th century hotel in Barcelona, Spain. The hotel is 200 meters from the Liceo Theater and the Gothic Quarter. The Picasso Museum is 500 meters away from the hotel. Barcelona's El Prat Airport is 18 kilometers away from the hotel.

A former convent, the Husa Oriente offers complimentary newspapers. La Poma restaurant offers pizza and pasta and Atic restaurant serves Mediterranean dishes for lunches and dinners. The Oriente Bar serves snacks and drinks inside or on La Rambla boulevard outside. High-speed Internet access is available free of charge.

La Rambla, 45 - 08002 - Barcelona
Telf: +34 93 302 25 58 - Fax: +34 93 412 38 19

Hotel Turín

One of the most popular hotels on the Internet, combining a magnificent location with top class facilities and services. Completely refurbished in 2007/2008, its rooms have a modern and avant-garde design with a free Internet connection. The hotel lounge also has computers for guests to use where you can also enjoy the selection of teas free of charge.

Pintor Fortuny, 9 - 08001 - Barcelona
Telf: +34 93 302 48 12. Fax: +34 93 302 10 05

Hotel Jazz

Its unbeatable location in the heart of Barcelona, between Plaça Catalunya, Passeig de Gràcia, and La Rambla (just 200 yards away), has made Hotel Jazz one of the city’s most cosmopolitan hotels.

Designed by Rosa Roselló, Hotel Jazz flaunts an exciting combination of elegance and design both in its lobby and public spaces, as well as in its 108 rooms, spread throughout 8 floors. Exclusive Corner JR Suites offer totally unique views of Barcelona and Plaça Universitat.

A magnificent outdoor pool and large terrace make Hotel Jazz an exceptional place to relax in the center of Barcelona. It’s also in an ideal spot for visiting the city’s historical sites, as well as some of the most celebrated Gaudí architecture in the Eixample neighborhood.

Pelai, 3 - 08001 - Barcelona
Telf: +34 93 552 96 96 - Fax: +34 93 552 96 97

Hotel Catalonia Ramblas

This magnificent modernist-style hotel is situated in the historical centre of Barcelona, near La Rambla and a few meters away from Plaça Catalunya. An emblematic building from the beginning of the 20th century, with its own personality and completely refurbished to modern-day standards. Its privileged location allows guests to enjoy the varied cultural and commercial options on offer in the city to the full.

Pelai, 28. 08001 Barcelona
Telf: + 34 34 93 316 84 00

NH Duc de la Victòria

NH Duc de la Victoria benefits from a prime location right in Barcelona’s Gothic quarter, the city’s oldest and most historical area. Here you are surrounded by a pedestrian area, major attractions, and world-class shopping along Portal de l'Àngel and Portaferrissa streets. This great location makes NH Duc de la Victoria an excellent starting point to discover the charming and fascinating city of Barcelona, with its well-known monuments and museums. La Rambla area is just a few steps from the hotel, which is within easy walking distance of urban masterpieces such as Gaudi’s La Pedrera and Casa Batlló, not to mention numerous bars and restaurants. You will find a complete public transportation network with train, metro, tourist bus, and airport bus service at the nearby Plaça Catalunya station.

Duc, 15 08002 Barcelona
Telf: +34 932 703 410