Renovated in 2000, the emblematic building has 81 guestrooms and is conveniently situated near the El Corte Ingles shopping centre. The Hotel Catalonia Excelsior is located in commercial and historic centre of Valencia. It is close to many sightseeing attractions, such as the cathedral, Town Hall Square and Plaza del Ayuntamiento. Other places within easy reach from the hotel include the Art and Science Centre, the Oceanographic Centre, the Palau de la Musica and Jardines del Turia. There are many shops in the surrounding area, including the famous El Corte Ingles shopping centre. The restaurant provides a buffet breakfast. The three-star hotel provides modern amenities and a superb location in the historic heart of the city.