Everything about


Eixample is famous for its modernist architecture with works by Antoni Gaudí and others. Passeig de Gràcia is one of the most notable streets, featuring high-end shops, while Avinguda Diagonal is a major thoroughfare.


Eixample, meaning "expansion" in Catalan, was designed in the mid-19th century by the urban planner Ildefons Cerdà. It is known for its wide boulevards and modernist architecture, home to landmarks like La Sagrada Família and Casa Batlló.

The must

Living in Eixample offers a mix of historic and modern amenities, with upscale shops and vibrant nightlife. It's centrally located, providing easy access to public transport and key attractions.

Things to know

Eixample is one of the more expensive districts in Barcelona. Despite its elegance, it can be quite busy and crowded. The high cost of living might be a consideration.

Average 75sqm rent
Distance from the sea
Tags defining Eixample
  • Architectural
  • Expensive
  • Cultural
  • Central


    el Fort Pienc
    la Sagrada Família
    la Dreta de l'Eixample
    l'Antiga Esquerra de l'Eixample
    la Nova Esquerra de l'Eixample
    Sant Antoni