Access to rooms is via long charming corridors adorned with Catalan flags. Fitted with a carpeted floor depicting the plan of the Eixample neighbourhood, the rooms of the Barcelona Meridien have an original design. They are very comfortable and properly equipped with large plasma satellite TV screens (33.54 inches!!!) with 32 channels, an i-pod, two separate beds (mattresses 13.26 inches thick specially-designed for the Meridien), a designer armchair, a round and transparent centre table on wheels, an office desk, a free electronically coded safe, a paid mini-bar, an iron and ironing table (in case you feel like ironing your shirts), tea and coffee facilities, discreet individual airconditioning, telephone with direct international line and paid Internet access (13 pounds for 24 hours). Windows are fitted with indispensable double glazing and a small balcony offers a view of the Ramblas where there is always something to see. The gray papered wall are adorned with framed original pictures in the place of the traditional paintings. Some of these depict the famous Boqueria market nearby. Lighting is very functional and original with red or pink or practical lights controllable directly from your bed. Accessible via a sliding glass door adorned with Gaudi-inspired designs, the exquisite and immaculate bathroom comprises a bathtub or separate tropical shower, a magnifying mirror, a weigh scale, a high-performance hair dryer (like those used in hairdressing salons), telephone, dressing robes, bedroom slippers and elaborate hospitality products, inluding a comb, cotton buds and shaving and dental care kits. In addition, you can watch TV on a small reliable LCD screen lying comfortably in your bathtub. In the luxurious junior suites and suites, you will find three TV sets installed in the parlour, room and bathroom.