La Casa Batlló is one of Gaudi´s: leader of the Catalan Modernism, most famous buildings. This is a remodeling of a building that existed in this same place by Emili Sala Cortés. It is located at the famour Passeig de Gracia, number 43 in Barcelona, the wide avenue that runs through the Eixample district; a perfect example of moderning area. In the so-called apple of discord coexist other works of modernist architects such as La Casa Amatller by Josep Puig i Cadafalch, la Casa Lleó Morera, by Lluís Domènech i Montaner; and la Casa Miralles, by Enric Sagnier i Villavecchia.
When you visit La Casa Batlló you will feel attracted by its unique architecture, considered World Heritage, in this building in the center of Barcelona you can take guided tours from 9 in the morning until 21.00 at night, in summer you can listen to music piano and drink a glass of champagne in their terraces.
This building is just a few blocks from the hostel!!!