La Monumental bullring was inaugurated in 1914 under the name "El Sport" and was renamed Monumental in 1916. Its façade is Byzantine and Moorish style and it has a seating capacity of 19,582.
It was the venue of the first and only Beatles concert in Barcelona in 1965.
It was the only active bullring in Barcelona before the bullfighting ban was introduced in Catalonia 2011.
Address: Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 747.
Buses: 7, 10, 56, 62
Metro: Monumental (L2)
Our hotels are situated in the city centre of Barcelona, strategically located in emblematic buildings from the city, close to the historical monuments from Barcelona and to the main cultural and shopping areas. If you stay in HCC St Moritz hotel you will find just a step away Passeig de Gracia; if you want to visit La Pedrera HCC Regente hotel is close to the building; HCC Montblanc hotel is located just in front the Palau de la Música and a few minutes from Picasso Museum, if you come to Barcelona to attend a fair or to see a concert HCC Lugano hotel is located near the Barcelona Trade Fair and to The Olimpic Ring, from HCC Taber hotel you will last 5 minutes walking to Plaza Catalunya, the best option close to the Sants station is HCC Open hotel; if you want to visit the Camp Nou or the F.C. Barcelona museum stay in HCC Covadonga hotel in Diagonal Avenue.
If you prefer to know other singular places from Catalunya come to the HCC Ciutat de Berga hotel situated in the heart of the city in the middle of the Pre-Pyrenees and HCC Montsia hotel is perfect to enjoy the Ebro Delta.