Guinardo Hotels in Barcelona
Guinardo (Horta Guinardo) is out of the hustle and bustle of the city centre. Its streets can be quite steep. This distict runs up and out of the valley of Barcelona, to its North-North-Eastern hills.
Horta, which is to the extream top edge of the district is where this history of this area starts. It was originally independant of Barcelona and a village in its own right. Many artists and writers have lived here, as it is a peaceful area. It is also known for the number of health clubs and fitness centres that exist in the area. Additionally it is a good place to stay if you wish to go hiking into the surrounding hills.