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Barcelona Universal Hotel

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“metro station”(330 reviews)
“las ramblas”(351 reviews)
“great hotel”(341 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 28 October 2014

This hotel has it all. Great location, great service, great amenities, great breakfast, great value for the money, etc. etc. etc. Look no further. Six of us stayed here on a pre-cruise visit. The staff at Hotel Barcelona MADE our stay in Barcelona one of...More

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Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 29 October 2014

Dear Customer; Thank you very much, I will share your opinion with all the staff. Thanks again and best regards,

Reviewed 28 October 2014

My wife and I stayed 2 nights at the Barcelona Universal and the hotel was great! Very friendly staff and also very helpful. The room was clean and a good size. The hotel is located within 10-15 min walking distance of La Rambla and 5-10...More

Thank Jess L
Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 28 October 2014

Dear Sirs; Thank you for sharing your opinion with us and other guests, Best regrards,

Reviewed 27 October 2014

Stayed her 6 nights, room only. Hotel is good position and close to most places. Very clean, fresh linen and towels everyday, and dark curtains to keep out light. Air Con great too. On 8th floor, and not too noisy. Reception Staff excellent, so friendly...More

Thank Karin60
Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 28 October 2014

Dear Sirs; Thank you for your comments, please accept our apologies about hammocks. We will consider it for future changes in the furniture. Thank you again and best regards, Yours sincerely,

Reviewed 27 October 2014

Spent 4 days here with my friend for a short city break. Was very easy to get from the airport via aerobus to Espanya then 2 stops along the metro and we were immediately outside the hotel. Even though check in was 3pm we went...More

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Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 28 October 2014

Dear Customers; The reason why we prefer to offer a room in the back was because of works in the street. Indeed, we are most interested in these few works completed prior to ensure the rest of our customers. Please accept our apologies, please understand...More

Reviewed 25 October 2014

Great hotel near within easy reach of all the tourist attractions of Barcelona. Nice clean spacious rooms. View from room wasn't great as we looked out on the back of some rough looking apartments but the net curtains were thick & we weren't in the...More

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Response from RobertoCifuentes, Director General at Barcelona Universal HotelResponded 28 October 2014

Dear Customers; Thank you very much for your review, Regards.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 143 - USD 298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#22 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#38 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#68 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#101 Business Hotel in Barcelona
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 143 - USD 298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#22 Family Hotel in Barcelona
#38 Romantic Hotel in Barcelona
#68 Luxury Hotel in Barcelona
#101 Business Hotel in Barcelona
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Nearby
El Raval
Once a downtrodden corner of downtown Barcelona, this
gritty area has seen a cultural resurgence boasting an
excellent nightlife and one of the most multi ethnic
spots in the entire city. A sense of humble
authenticity protrudes from the many independent
record stores, second hand shops, and student bars
that seem to light up the streets day and night. The
rocking epicenter, the MACBA Plaça, is a modern day
...More
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Angela C
15 March 2018|
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Response from 66Seahorse66 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a safe.
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Hannah S
11 February 2018|
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Response from TonOfHats | Reviewed this property |
It was open during our stay even though online it said the pool was only open during the summer months, which is probably due to the fact it isn’t heated.
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Trisha B
10 January 2018|
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Response from ultrapremium | Reviewed this property |
Dear Mr Elias, First of all, we would like to thank you for choosing our hotel for your next stay in Barcelona! Inform you that all the rooms have mini refrigerators , but do not expect is going to be cold as a... More
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"Can be very noisy facing the street side. traffic noise 24/7, also driunken/shouting/chanting in street well..."
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"The rooms we had on the 2nd floor 219-221 all had an outdoor area"
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"Maybe top floor"
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"Avoid rooms overlooking the main road, although the alternative is no view at all."
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