Free Printed Guide Maps by Barcelona Life

Smart @sses might like to point out that we already have a perfectly good online map of Barcelona with tonnes of suggestions on hotels, restaurants, bars, shops, entertainment, culture and services. But wouldn't it be nice to have something to hold in your hands? A map with all the info you need to get around the streets of Barcelona, beautifully designed and printed on high quality gloss paper?

The Barcelona Life printed guide not only includes a user-friendly map of all the key areas of Barcelona, but also boasts a metro map, tips for getting around, sightseeing guide, the latest news, an in-depth feature article and a detailed events calendar - keeping you abreast of all the best festivals, concerts and other hip happenings. We've also taken the liberty of highlighting one or two places you might want to stop off for food, drink or fun. In short our printed guides have all the practical info you need, plus a little more! Oh and did we mention... they are completely FREE!?!

Where can you pick up this maroon-toned marvel of a map? Simply consult the list below:

Where Can I Pick Up A FREE Guide Map?

Our guide maps are available at literally hundreds of hotels, hostels, pubs, restaurants, shops and museums around the Old Town and main touristic areas of Barcelona. We also make our maps available to apartment rental companies and so you may be lucky enough to find one waiting for you when you arrive... if not ask your agency why not!?!

If for some reason you're having trouble picking up a map then please consult our list of premium collection points, who will happily help you lay your hands on the latest issue!

Gothic Quarter

Green Bikes Barcelona, C/Ataulf 8
La Divina Restaurant, C/Ataulf 5
Stoke Bar, C/Banys Nous 8
Pension Segre, C/Simon Oller 1
Venus Cafe, C/Avinyo 25
Base Elements Gallery, C/Baixada Viladecols 2
Hostal Fernando, C/Ferran 31
Hostal Baires, C/Avinyo 37
Flahertys Irish Pub, Placa Joaquim Xirau
Milk Bar, C/Gignas 21

Las Ramblas

Hotel Flor Parks, La Rambla 70
Le Meridien Barcelona, La Rambla 111
Hostal Parisien, La Rambla 114
Ramblas Hotel Barcelona, La Rambla 33
Sports Bar Ramblas, La Rambla 31

Eixample District

Barcelona For Rent Apartments, C/Mallorca 319
Fisa Rentals, Passeig de Gracia 74
Mandarin Oriental, Passeig de Gracia 38-40
Lifestyle Barcelona, C/Balmes 84

Raval District

Barcelona Mar Hostel, C/Sant Pau 80
Barcelona Sound Hostel, C/Nou de la Rambla 91
Barcelona Ramblas Hotel, C/Nou de La Rambla 50
Meson David Restaurant, C/Carretas 63
Kabara Restaurant, C/Junta de Comerc 20
Pension 45, C/Tallers 45
Ambar, C/Sant Pau 77
Rita Blue, Placa Sant Agusti 3
Chic&basic Rambles, C/Passatge Gutenberg 7
Chic&basic Tallers, C/Tallers 82
Marmalade, C/Riera Alta 4-6

Born District

Cat Bar, C/Boria 17
Cafe da Madeira, Via Laitana 8
Lomography Shop, C/Mirallers 2
Hotel Banys Orientals, C/Argenteria 34
Mammoth Museum, C/Montcada 1
Bar Salvador, C/Canvis Nou 8
Dans Le Noir?, Passeig Picasso 10
The Glass Bar, Passeig Picasso 20
Cafe del Born, Placa Commercial 10
Cactus Bar, Passeig del Born 30
Pinzat, C/Grunyi 7
Chic&basic Born, C/Princesa 50

Other Collection Points...

Coming soon!

If you're not able to find one of our guides then why not download our Barcelona travel app instead. It's free for iPhone users!

add your comments

Fantastic! I have used your maps (which I frankly think are the Rolls-Royce of free guides) in other cities often. About time they arrived in Barcelona. Good work!

reviewed by Liam from United Kingdom on Dec.20.2010