Hotel Acta Mimic, Barcelona

June 10, 2011

Similarly anti-chic to East Berlin’s gritty and creative Michelberger Hotel, Barcelona’s Hotel Acta Mimic shares an unpolished vibrancy with its local surroundings, the infamously seedy, yet decidedly creative, El Raval district.

Once home to the likes of Picasso and home today to the MACBA contemporary art gallery, along with an increasing number of arty types seeking out the city’s cheaper spaces, the barrio’s creative, edgy vibe is perfectly captured by the Acta Mimic’s expressive design, delivered with the unique flair of local architects EQUIP Xavier Claramunt.

El Raval’s Hotel Acta Mimic is a hotel that offers something offbeat and inventive for travellers who really want to get under the skin of the places they visit.

Read the original blog post here on We Heart.