Featuring a modern interior, this 4-star-Superior hotel in central Hamburg offers an elegant restaurant, lobby bar and excellent sauna and fitness facilities. It is just 500 metres from Hamburg Central Station. Offering free Wi-Fi, the contemporary Spanish-style rooms at the Barceló Hamburg come with a flat-screen TV, iPod docking station and ceiling-high windows. Many offer a work desk and air conditioning. The 1700 restaurant serves as a breakfast café, dining room, meeting point and an à la carte restaurant offering Mediterranean dishes with a northern German touch made from ingredients that are locally sourced. The B-Lounge offers a restaurant, wine bar and patio terrace. Guests can work out in the gym or enjoy the sauna. The popular shops, cafés and restaurants of Mönckebergstrasse are a 7-minute walk away. Binnenalster Lake is 100 metres from the Barceló, providing a beautiful jogging route. The hotel is also convenient for the Jungfernstieg and Neuer Wall shopping areas.