There used to be the Capuchin monastery of Santa Madrona on this square. But the fire of 1835 destroyed the monastery and the city government decided to build a square. It was called Royal.
Thousands of people come here every day to drink a cup of coffee, enjoy the shadow of the palm trees, and relax near the fountain. There are a lot of bars, restaurants and good hotels here. It is not far from the city center and it makes this location perfect for living. For example, Hotel Rialto is a nice budget option and 5-star Hotel Neri is the most luxurious hotel in the neighborhood.
Hotels near the attraction "Placa Reial" in Barcelona. We found hotels, guest houses, apartments, and other objects in Barcelona near current location "Placa Reial".