Casa Batllo

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9 / 10

13 expert reviews

“An apartment building by Vilaseca is Casa Enric Batlló , completed in 1896 and part of the Comtes de Barcelona hotel.”

– Lonely Planet

Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
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"One of the strangest residential buildings in Europe, this is Gaudí at his hallucinogenic best." Full review
Fodor's Fodor's
"Gaudí at his most spectacular, the Casa Batlló is actually a makeover: it was originally built in 1877 by Emili Sala Cortés, one of Gaudí's teachers, and acquired by the Batlló family in 1900." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
3 Stars
"This masterful work by Gaudí is part of the famous "Apple of Discord" and was built between 1904 and 1906 in pure Modernist style, with ceramic coloured glass disks and a fishscale roof." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"This house takes its cues from bones. The emtry staircase looks like a spinal column, and this hallway was inspired by a ribcage." Full review
Atlas Obscura Atlas Obscura
"One of Antoni Gaudí's most classic buildings is well-known for its "dragon-back" design. " Full review
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