One of Gaudi’s masterpieces, commissioned by textile magnate Josep Batllo in the early 1900s and declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the fantastical Casa Batllo offers 32,000 square feet of adaptable venues. Choose from the Noble Floor, Coach Houses or the Attic and Dragon’s Belly for your next function or presentation.
43 Passeig de Gracia; tel +34 932 160 306; casabatllo.es/en
The home base of FC Barcelona boasts a range of conference spaces, along with “Barca”-themed events, guided tours of the complex and museum, and transfers using the players’ coach. season which attracts 30,000-plus fans to one of Europe’s strongest leagues.
12 Carrer d’Aristides Maillol; tel +34 902 189 900; business.fcbarcelona.com
The wine cellars in this ancient estate are among the world’s most nearly 20 miles – you have to take a train to navigate the tunnels.
Groups can enjoy gastronomic meals paired with the sparkling wines the estate is renowned for. Open Monday-Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Saturday-Sunday 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM.
Avenida Jaume Codorniu; tel +34 938 913 342; codorniu.com
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medieval Mediterranean architecture, the former stock exchange building – which was in action well into the 20th century – rents out its handsome spaces for all kinds of events. It is also a museum, boasting a collection of neoclassical sculptures including the
Dying Lucretia by Damian Campeny.
11 Passeig d’Isabel; tel +34 902 448 448; casallotja.com