Barcelona

Spain

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

2 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Hotel (50%)

Most Common Material*

Steel (50%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

192

Tallest City in

the World
#

17

Tallest City in

Europe
#

3

Tallest City in

Spain

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Hotel de las Artes

154 m / 505 ft

2

Torre Mapfre

154 m / 505 ft

3

Torre Glòries

144.4 m / 474 ft

4

Sky Barcelona

115.2 m / 378 ft

5

Edificio Colon

110 m / 361 ft

6

Torre Diagonal ZeroZero

110 m / 361 ft

7

Hotel Princess

109 m / 358 ft

8

W Barcelona Hotel

98.8 m / 324 ft

9

AC Hotel Barcelona

93.9 m / 308 ft

10

Illa del Mar 1

90 m / 295 ft

CTBUH People & Events

Barcelona Skyline: 25 Years of Building

15 December 2016

CTBUH Spain “Barcelona Skyline: 25 Years of Building" Seminar

15 December 2016

Global News

26 April 2021

Construction on Completion of the Spire Begins on Historic Barcelona Church

Work began Tuesday, 20 April, 2021 on the completion of the spire atop the Virgin Mary’s tower of Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, and is scheduled...

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Global News

22 July 2019

Office Tower in Barcelona Converted to Luxury Apartments

The 20-story residences of Mandarin Oriental are set to open their doors within the last quarter of 2020.  The former Deutsche Bank building, which saw...

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Global News

10 June 2019

Barcelona’s Unfinished Gaudí Basilica Gets Building Permit,137 Years After Construction Started

The unfinished Sagrada Familia basilica was finally granted a building permit on Friday after going without one for 137 years. The church’s foundation and the...

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