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Residencia Universitaria La Ciutadella

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Location is good, within walking distance of the beaches and Ramblas. Everything we needed except air conditioning in the bedrooms, but fans were provided and we found these adequate in September. Very competitive price for single en-suite rooms which were clean and comfortable. Efficient lifts, Basic but plentiful buffet breakfast, friendly and helpful staff - what more could we want?

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ResaInn, Resa Inn at Residencia Universitaria La Ciutadella, responded to this review

Hi Sallie, Thank you for sharing your great memories after your stay at La Ciutadella Residence Hall! We are proud of the service the staff members deliver on a daily basis, which is only possible when people care about people and have passion about what they do. We want our guests to have their best time and experience possible and...

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Perfect near to everywhere clean nice chill what else we have to want. ....every nice place is on not more then 30 min,nice transport nice restorants in 5-10 min great people everywhere.They made our holyday.Obe big Thank you!!!

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ResaInn, ResaInn at Residencia Universitaria La Ciutadella, responded to this review

Hi Charles, Thank you for choosing us for your holidays in Barcelona! We appreciate your time invested in sharing your kind review and we’d like to thank you for your excellent appreciation of our residence! We hope to welcome you back in your next visit to the city! Best regards.

Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I decided to let my 14yr old stepson write the review to see what he would say:- Firstly there is wifi!... Followed by a clean room and bathroom being kept clean and tidy by the workers everyday, towels and bedsheets clean each day and plenty of space to store your clothes and other things you may be taking abroad with...

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ResaInn, ResaInn at Residencia Universitaria La Ciutadella, responded to this review

Hi Julie! Thank you so much for taking your time reviewing us! We are glad to read that your experience at Residència La Ciutadella were great! We work really hard to offer the best services for the travelers, so their only worry is about to have fun!! Thanks for your feedback regarding the cooling capacity of our fans this has...

Belgium
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This place is like a tourist trap. we paid a lot of money but we didn't get anything valuable for that. the only good thing is that it is close to the city center. It is super expensive! The stuff is OK. the rooms are one bedroom but they adapt for two. super small , noisy and super warm. the...

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ResaInn, ResaInn at Residencia Universitaria La Ciutadella, responded to this review

Dear Vladimir, Thank you for taking time to share with us your experience. We regret that our residence did not meet your expectations. We are disappointed to know that you were not comfortable in your room due to the high temperature we had in Barcelona last weeks. We try our best to reach the comfort of our guests, so we...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Great location! The free breakfast was a nice bonus and the kitchen provided in the room really added to our stay. I had read previous reviews that the rooms were really hot and no fans provided. We had 2 fans in our room which were really helpful as it was warm. The residence is really conveniently located to many attractions...

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Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 2 August 2015

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Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We stayed here one week: - Location is great - near (1 - 2 km) to all objects (beach, Sagrada Familia, Placa Catalunya...), Park Ciutadella is directly across the street, supermarkets and restaurands are very near too. - Furniture in rooms is basic, but good. In room is small kitchen (fridge, cooker, some cups, plates and pot). Room and bathroom...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Just a kind of "hostal" with the great value of a little kitchen in the room. Also good breakfast and location! The staff was generally very helpfull and english speaker. Very bad that u can connect only one device using wifi.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 12 August 2014

The location was a good one and hence it was a choice. For the price I paid, they can do a lot better. Upon check in, especially if you have taken an early morning train or flight, doesn't matter, they make you wait till 1.00 pm and no considerations. It s a common sight that people with heavy bags and...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2014

The accomodation is in a good location within 10-20 minutes walk of most attractions or a Metro station. The area was relatively quiet although some of the guests were quite noisy on occasion. The room had a little kitchen area witha fridge so that you could keep water etc cool. The bathroom was small and basic but clean and all...

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Staying in Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica

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Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica
The sounds of Marina Olympica's rocking boats and clicking mastheads swaying to and fro set an impressive backdrop for Ciutadella and Villa Olimpica. Follow the aromas of garlic, wine, and fresh local fish to the various restaurants running along the marina. A grand bronze fish statue soaring high above serves as a beacon to those searching for the renowned Casino Barcelona or the extremely popular nightclubs which practically lie on the beach itself.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This modern student residence offers functional rooms with a small kitchenette and free wired internet. It is situated next to Barcelona's Ciutadella Park, just a 15-minute walk from Barceloneta Beach. Part of Pompeu Fabra University, the La Ciutadella Residence Hall has a gym, 2 TV rooms, a games room with billiards, table football, table tennis and a furnished terrace. Guests can borrow laptop computers, hair dryers and irons from the 24-hour reception. Each simple room at La Ciutadella has a private bathroom, a kitchenette and free wired internet access. Some of the studios have a flat-screen TV and daily cleaning service. The residence is just 10 minutes' walk from Barcelona's Gothic Quarter. Estació del Nord Bus Station and Arc de Triomf Metro Station are around 500 metres away. Sant Martí is a great choice for travellers interested in beach, city trip and sightseeing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residencia Universitaria La Ciutadella

Address: Passeig Pujades, 33-37, 08018 Barcelona, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Barcelona > Barcelona > Ciutadella / Vila Olimpica
Price Range: $112 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 234
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“choose rooms away from road facing. little bit less warmer.”
 of 5 bubbles Ashok883, 11 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Maybe my recommendation is not looking sunset. There is a lot of heat”
 of 5 bubbles Germancillo83, 17 Jul 2014 | Read review
“ask for a room inside the courtyard, it won't be that noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles VVien76, 10 Aug 2013 | Read review
“room 101 has a street view with a noisy traffic, but it features two windows, which make the room look lovely and cozy. Even if it's very basic. Perhaps it wouldn't be that noisy, when the weather is not hot and you do not have to open both windows.”
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“dont ever choose a room on the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles touristt_12, 13 Jan 2012 | Read review
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