Hotel Porta Fira

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Hotel Porta Fira
Barcelona 2010 August 005 Hotel.JPG
Hotel Porta Fira, on the left
General information
Architectural styleDeconstructivism
LocationPlaça d'Europa 45
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
suburb of Barcelona, Spain
Coordinates41°21′18″N 2°07′32″E / 41.35489°N 2.12554°E / 41.35489; 2.12554Coordinates: 41°21′18″N 2°07′32″E / 41.35489°N 2.12554°E / 41.35489; 2.12554
Construction startedJune 2006
CompletedFebruary 2010
Roof113 m (371 ft)
Technical details
Floor count26
2 below ground
Floor area34,688 m2 (373,380 sq ft)
Design and construction
ArchitectToyo Ito
DeveloperLayetana/Inmobiliaria Colonial S.A./Inmobiliaria Metropolitana Vasco Central S.A./Metrópolis
Main contractorFCC
Other information
Number of rooms345

Hotel Porta Fira (also Torres de Toyo Ito with Torre Realia BCN) is a 28-storey, 113 m (371 ft) skyscraper hotel designed by Toyo Ito on the Plaza de Europa in the district of Granvia l'Hospitalet in L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, a suburb of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. The building was the 2010 first-place winner of the Emporis Skyscraper Award.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Hotel Porta Fira". CTBUH Skyscraper Center.
  2. ^ Hotel Porta Fira at Emporis
  3. ^ "Hotel Porta Fira". SkyscraperPage.
  4. ^ Hotel Porta Fira at Structurae

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